The Silver Ships : The Silver Ships

  • by S.H. Jucha
  • Narrated by Grover Gardner
  • Series: The Silver Ships
  • 10 hrs and 27 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

An explorer tug captain, Alex Racine detects a damaged alien craft drifting into the system. Recognizing a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to make first contact, Alex pulls off a daring maneuver to latch on to the derelict. Alex discovers the ship was attacked by an unknown craft, the first of its kind ever encountered. The mysterious silver ship's attack was both instant and deadly.
What enfolds is a story of the descendants of two Earth colony ships, with very different histories, meeting 700 years after their founding and uniting to defend humanity from the silver ships.


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Customer Reviews

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A Slow Start but got better - Worth a Listen

Where does The Silver Ships rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

I rate this book at about the 70% level in my Sci-Fi Library books.

What other book might you compare The Silver Ships to, and why?

This book is simlar to Ryk Browns Frontiers Saga, finding another civilization that is more advanced than the main charactors home world.

Have you listened to any of Grover Gardner’s other performances? How does this one compare?

No not at the moment but I'm willing to give him a fair crack of the whip!!

Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

No, but I listen to my books on the way to work and when walking my Golden Labrador.

Any additional comments?

I look forward to listening to the next instalment of the storey.

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- stig1875

Engaging characters and a great story

This is not your typical space opera, with battles and fights at every turn. the establishing story takes its time to introduce the characters and you notice the personalities develop over time. Don't misunderstand me, it's not boring. you become engrossed in the universe and engaged in the people with even supporting characters feeling fully fleshed out.
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- David T-Rex

Book Details

  • Release Date: 30-06-2015
  • Publisher: Podium Publishing