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FREE DOWNLOAD ↠ DANPASHLEY.CO.UK ê Vanessa Ravencroft Protected by the brave men and women of the United Stars Space fleet against external threatsEric Olafson born and raised under harsh conditions of the traditional and inward looking society of Nilfeheim left his p. If I could give this book 10 stars I would This is a 5 star book in my opinion and anybody who loves a good Sci Fi would love this book There are many factors that make this a 5 star book in my standards First the author starts you out at the Forward giving you background and up to date information on the book Since it is the ninth book in the Galactic Chronicles and fifth in the Olafson Saga you are coming in right smack in the middle of a series This filled me in so much that when I started the first chapter I did not feel like I was out in left field and not knowing what was going on This right here earned a star from me Being that I haven't read the rest of the series it was nice to have some background This also sucked me into the book and I was hooked Second point that earned the 5 stars is the Prologue This explained that the person telling the story was the author and these were accounts that really happened in his life I had to stop and remind myself that this was fictional and not real At the end of the Prologue I was so deep into this book that I read until my eyes went blurry Third point that earned this book 5 stars is the storyline Fabulous If you take Star Track War of the Worlds Star Wars and a little of Space Balls mixed in then this just about gives you an idea of what this book is like It doesn't exactly live up to it's name Yes it is all about Eric Olafson and his adventures and yes it is kissed with space pirate but it is so much You will see what I mean when you read itAnd that brings me to my fourth point that earned this book 5 stars The history that Eric learned along the way It was so fascinating and I loved every word of it Mother Superior told the history of each planet as they landed It was a history class that was way fun then in High School I found that each planet some how over the thousands of years all connected together Fascinating I think that was my favorite part of the bookNow this brings me to my fifth reason I would give this book 5 stars The characters are amazing Never would I have thought that all these aliens being brought together would work You are talking about humans robots spiders giants and so many But the author did phenomenal job with that Eric's secret was handled with love and care not something you expect in a pirate story How his friends became so close to him and respected him to no end and how they all knew his secret before he had the guts to say anything and stood by him when he did Each character was so different in it's own species way but added so much to the story Eric and his main friends blew me out of the water and made me wish people here in real life would do the same as his friends maybe there would be less bullying Now you know my reasons for giving this book 5 stars It lived up to many standards that it deserves at least 10 stars Vanessa Ravencroft is a new author to me and I'm so honored to be asked to give an honest review I enjoyed the story way than I thought I would Vanessa is a very talented author She sucked me in and held me there to the end which the Epilogue prepares you for the next book in the series She wrote this as a series but this book could've been a stand alone book Now I have to get the next book to see what happens and you will want to also

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READ ñ Eric Olafson ´ ❴Reading❵ ➸ Eric Olafson Author Vanessa Ravencroft – It's the year 5021 and the Milky Way Galaxy is teeming with life and exotic species The majority of the known civilisations have formed a multi cultural mega organization called the United Stars of Ga It's the year and the Milky Way Galaxy i Lanet to fulfil his dreams of becoming a Starship captainWhen Eric gets kidnaped by an unknown organization and brought to Sin he slowly starts to discover his central role in an ancient conflict of cosmic proportio. I have wanted to read a book by Vanessa Ravencroft since some time now So I was lucky enough to be considered as a reviewer for this great story Imagine how happy I was when I saw her name  The story is very very complex It has a lot of characters it has a very well developed universe I absolutely loved how detailed it was even in the most unimportant facts I can easily state that the praise that our author has received is well deserved I believe this is what actually makes this book fabulous There are a lot of different species and the way they were introduced in the story gave this natural feel Like it’s normal to discuss with my alien friend from planet YZ I loved that too The plot is as well uite enjoyable I must say this is a generous book as it has uite a number of pages But at any time I did not feel bored or tired It kept me in there until the end It starts with Our main character struggling to understand who wanted him so bad as to stage his death We go right into the story from here while Eric’s friends try to uncover the mysteries surrounding his supposed death Although I am uite fond of the book and the author there are some small items I was not very comfortable with One of them is the alternation between the POVs On one side we have Eric who narrates his own story and the scenes in which he appears and on the other we have all his friends whose perspective is narrated at the third person While this is an interesting approach it made me confused at times Same goes for the increased number of characters At the beginning it was hard for me to remember who was who and from where All in all I enjoyed the story very much and I am so happy to have read it Vanessa Ravencroft is a great writer and for sure I will read some of her other stories as well Enjoy 

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Eric OlafsonIt's the year and the Milky Way Galaxy is teeming with life and exotic species The majority of the known civilisations have formed a multi cultural mega organization called the United Stars of Galaxies This Union is. I really really wanted to like this To understand why let me share with you the following uote from the original cover blurb Eric Olafson struggling with a secret desire to be female leaves the traditional and inward looking society of Nilfeheim to fulfil his dreams of becoming a Starship captainA transgender starship captain That sounds pretty awesome am I right Sadly for some reason the publisher has removed all reference to that fact from the current cover blurb which is a shame as I would not have read it otherwiseAlthough I did not realize it at the time Eric Olafson Space Pirate was originally self published by Vanessa Ravencroft about 6 years ago According to the FictionPress website it is actually the 9th book in her Galactic Chronicles and the 5th book in her Olafson Saga which explains some of my confusion with things it felt as if we are already expected to know but which adds a whole other element of confusion regarding the writing I did finish this it took me a while and I did have some fun with it but I did not find it to be particularly well written or well edited Not to be overly critical but I would expect a little refinement in style over 9 books and I do hope a professional editor gets their hands on it before finished copies hit the shelves I am sorry but this was sometimes painful to readAs a Young Adult B grade homage to the days of pulp science fiction this was an alright story even if I suspect it may not have been intended as such The story is light on detail with dialogue that borders between juvenile and cheesy and names that are even worse Moistpromise and Wetmouth immediately come to mind As for Eric he is an awkward character a man with a feminine side named Freya who never actually comes across as either transvestite or transsexual Gender fluid perhaps but the uestion of gender is never explored deeply enough to give it meaning I wanted to love him and wanted his struggle to mean but it felt like a plot device than a genuine expression of the transgender experience which is a shame because I have see YA novels tackle the issue beautifullyAs reviewed by Sally at Bending the Bookshelf