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An Image of Voices (The Windhover Tapes, #1) Warren Norwood

An Image of Voices (The Windhover Tapes, #1)

Warren Norwood

Published June 28th 1986
ISBN : 9780553257830
Paperback
448 pages
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 About the Book 

Pros: Norwood creates a widely varied universe filled with strange and interesting intelligent species, and explores the complexities of how such unusual beings would interact with and resolve conflict with each other and a large 20th century Earth style government bureaucracy called the Fed.Cons: Because the novel is written in the form of a journal I felt like I was missing out on the full drama of what should have been really intense moments, and I never really felt personally involved with the story. There is a lot of poetry, as the main character takes it upon himself (for reasons that confuse me) to compose, translate, and research poems wherever he goes and whatever he is doing. I found this uninteresting. Also, I wasnt a fan of the love triangle that develops throughout the book.Conclusion: Im happy to have read this book, though I feel like it could have been more.