Outriders (Outriders, #1)

Outriders (Outriders, #1) The Start Of A Military SF Series From Imprint Best Seller And Tom Clancy Game Series Writer Jay Posey.Captain Lincoln Suh Died On A Wednesday And Things Only Got Harder From There.Snatched Out Of Special Operations And Thrown Headfirst Into A Secretive New Unit, Lincoln Finds Himself As The Team Leader For The 519th Applied Intelligence Group, Better Known As The Outriders And His First Day On The Job Brings A Mission With The Highest Possible Stakes.A Dangerously Cunning Woman Who Most Assuredly Should Be Dead Has Seemingly Returned And Her Plans Aren T Just Devastating, They Might Be Unstoppable.How Do You Defeat A Hidden Enemy When You Can T Let Them Know They Ve Been Discovered You Send In The Outriders.File Under Science Fiction All the small squad military action of The Red First Light crossed with the solar system political tension of Leviathan Wakes.Captain Lincoln Suh is the newest team member and leader of the 519th Applied Intelligence Group, the Outriders, a special special ops group with almost no oversight, special equipment and deathproofing He doesn t even get time to visit his room before he gets sucked into par for the course for the Outriders a special ops mission to find and stop the people trying All the small squad military action of The Red First Light crossed with the solar system political
Outriders is the latest example of a recent trend in science fiction reflecting present day anxieties over terrorism and surveillance state governance In this iteration, a team of military intelligence agents work to prevent a war between surprise the governments of Earth and Mars.On the surface, Outriders has all the elements a good MilSF novel should have nifty gadgets, solid teamwork, individual competence, cat and mouse war games, grunts vs suits wrangling, military discipline vs indi Outriders is the latest example of a recent trend in science fiction reflecting present day anxieties over terrorism and surveillance state governance In this iteration, a team of military intelligence agents work to prevent a war between surprise the governments of Earth and Mars.On the surface, Outriders has all the elements a good MilSF novel should have nifty gadgets, solid teamwork, individual competence, cat and mouse war games, grunts vs suits wrangling, military discipline vs individual choice, et all Posey is an efficient and balanced prose writer, whose style is an organic reflection of the world his characters inhabit.But in the end, the best adjective I find to describe this novel is pleasant, and tha
This was a four star book with an audio that frustrated the hell out of me I spent 3 4 of the book completely confused so I pulled out my Kindle copy yeah, I missed three words that would have made it all make sense A large part of the problem is that the narrator doesn t do voices at all and there was absolutely nothing to indicate when Lincoln and Vector switched POVs I spent 3 4 of the book thinking they were the same person.Also, the description of the audio doesn t match what happens i This was a four star book with an audio that frustrated the hell out of me I spent 3 4 of the book completely confused so I pulled out my Kindle copy yeah,
Audiobook 2.5 stars I was going to call Outriders Tom Clancy in Space but it turns out author Jay Posey actually wrote the dialogue for a lot of the Tom Clancy gamesSo lets go with Chillaxed Mission Impossible in Space.I am not much of a fan of the Military SF genre but I wanted to give this a try I have heard good things and the cover art is badarse.Our protagonist Lincoln becomes the head of a black ops special forces type squad He leads his team on a series of missions, heavy o Audiobook 2.5 stars I was going to call Outriders Tom Clancy in Space but it turns out author Jay Posey actually wrote the dialogue for a lot of the Tom Clancy gamesSo lets go wi
Wildly original and yet somehow so muscular and relatable and tactile, Jay Posey s sci fi action writing has always been among my favorite in the world and Outriders is no different It s no wonder that Jay knows his way around action and storytelling, being so much a part of the success of the Tom Clancy games, but with his own stories, Jay s narrative takes on a different tone and matches up not only intense actions sequen
Posey systematically checks off all the boxes for an Ard Special Ops in Space Forever War type story except, wisely, he leaves out the gratuitous sex scenes and has crafted a decent premise, storyline, and cast BUThe belongs to the never use twenty words when 450 will do school of overwriting, so the pace is foot draggingly slow Happily,
This was really good Great scifi elements, twists and action Interesting characters too. More reviews and no fluff on the blog What we have with Outriders is one very well written spy novel that happens to be set in the future And although there are the typical sci if accouterments reanimation, space stations, flying automated cars , this really is muchJames Bond than Asimov Author Posey gives us a set of distinct but very likable characters who we want to follow and cheer while they go about their business of secretly saving the univMore reviews and no fluff on the blog What we have with Outriders is one very well written spy novel that happens to be set in the future And although there are the typical sci if accouterments reanimation, space stations, flying automated cars , this really is muchJames Bond than Asimov Author Posey gives us a set of distinct but very likable characters who we want to follow and cheer while they go about their business of secretly saving the universe.Story Lincoln Suh is proud to be selected for a special military training program but when he is summarily dismissed for mysterious reasons, he is shattered Only to them be recruited into a covert ops team with no accountability the Outriders Now heading the team, he and his squad will do all they can under the radar to ensure their missions successes And
Ok, Mr PoseyI liked the Duskwalker series alot, but now..damnitnow you got me You reached into the depths of my cobweb and comic book addled brain, took my love for scifi and military action and put it on paper.Great action, cool characters, great setting and to quote the Joker, wonderful toys to play with I offically add you to the increasingly large list of authors I buy on sight and I got a ARC from the lovely overlords at Angry Robot, and yes I did order it after buy this book, bu Ok, Mr PoseyI liked the Duskwalker series alot, but now..damnitnow you got me You reached into the depths of my cobweb and comic book addled brain, took my love for scifi and military action and put it on
OK, as long as you turn off your brain this is a really fun book to read The action parts especially are extremely well done with a good sense of being with the squad as they deploy and execute in a tactical setting The plot though requires otherwise brilliant people to do stupid things I hate that It really hit me about half way through the book when I was driving That was my mistake, I quit reading to go do something else and started thinking about the book A critical plot point is set u OK, as long as you turn off your brain this is a really fun book to read The action parts especially are extremely well done with a good sense of being with the squad as they deploy and execute in a tactical setting The plot though requires otherwise brilliant people to do stupid things I hate that It really hit me about half way through the book when I was driving That was my mistake, I quit reading to go do something else and started thinking about the book A critical plot point is set up by the so far brilliant and careful bad guys doing something incredibly stupid After unhesitatingly killing thousands of people they decide to rescue one w

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  • 448 pages
  • Outriders (Outriders, #1)
  • Jay Posey
  • English
  • 04 November 2017
  • 0857664514