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Science, space battles, politics and lurve : The Risen Empire by Scott Westerfeld (Orbit, 2006)

Envisioned by Westerfeld as “a space opera for my 14-year-old self, who always wanted big, ass-kicking space battles and hostage rescues and armor-suited ground actions, but ones that made some kind of scientific sense”, this novel is widescreen baroque through to its core.

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