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Re: [Star Trek Books] TOS - #58 "Faces Of Fire" by Michael Jan Friedman

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  • Strider Elfstone
    The novels aren t considered canon, so I think they have some more leeway when it comes to details like that. Strider “Yet through all the gloom I can see
    Message 1 of 8 , Oct 29, 2012
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      The novels aren't considered canon, so I think they have some more leeway when it comes to details like that.

      Strider


      “Yet through all the gloom I can see the rays of ravishing light and glory."
        -John Adams, July 3, 1776

      --- On Sun, 10/28/12, Ian Mcfarlane <mackiedoo@...> wrote:

      From: Ian Mcfarlane <mackiedoo@...>
      Subject: Re: [Star Trek Books] TOS - #58 "Faces Of Fire" by Michael Jan Friedman
      To: "startrekbooks@yahoogroups.com" <startrekbooks@yahoogroups.com>
      Cc: "startrekbooks@yahoogroups.com" <startrekbooks@yahoogroups.com>
      Date: Sunday, October 28, 2012, 8:38 AM
















       









      The one thing I was not a huge Dan of with this book was that it seemed to not quite jibe with Star Trek II. I thought that Kirk wasn't aware that he had a son prior to the story in the film.



      Ian



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      On Oct 28, 2012, at 12:12 AM, Strider Elfstone <strider1201@...> wrote:



      > I liked this one, too! I especially liked the subplot with Spock saving all the colony's children, and Spock being one of the reasons David became a scientist.

      >

      > I'm glad you brought it up!

      >

      > I just bought a new TOS book yesterday...Troublesome Minds by Dave Galanter. Spock gets his telepathic powers messed with, but that's all I know.

      >

      > Strider

      >

      > “Yet through all the gloom I can see the rays of ravishing light and glory."

      > -John Adams, July 3, 1776

      >

      > --- On Sat, 10/27/12, Linda Wrage <LINWRAGE@...> wrote:

      >

      > From: Linda Wrage <LINWRAGE@...>

      > Subject: [Star Trek Books] TOS - #58 "Faces Of Fire" by Michael Jan Friedman

      > To: "Star Trek Books" <startrekbooks@yahoogroups.com>

      > Date: Saturday, October 27, 2012, 9:21 PM

      >

      >

      >

      > I just finished reading Michael Jan Friedman's "Faces of Fire" - #58. I really

      >

      > enjoyed this book. I thought it was very well written and was a fast read. The

      >

      > author did a great job in writing the TOS characters. Part of the story centered

      >

      > around Kirk meeting Carol Markus and her son David when David was 10 years old

      >

      > and Kirk first finding out that he had a son. The scenes between Kirk and Carol

      >

      > Markus were nicely done. Kirk and company also have to put up with a difficult

      >

      > ambassador on their way to Alpha Malurian Six to settle a dispute between 2

      >

      > religions. There are also troublesome Klingons who are trying to steal some

      >

      > terraforming technology from the colony on Beta Canzandia Three.

      >

      > Linda W.

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    • Ian Mcfarlane
      I like Linda and David s answer better. :-D Ian Sent from my iPhone ... [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
      Message 2 of 8 , Oct 30, 2012
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        I like Linda and David's answer better. :-D

        Ian

        Sent from my iPhone

        On Oct 30, 2012, at 2:32 AM, Strider Elfstone <strider1201@...> wrote:

        > The novels aren't considered canon, so I think they have some more leeway when it comes to details like that.
        >
        > Strider
        >
        > “Yet through all the gloom I can see the rays of ravishing light and glory."
        > -John Adams, July 3, 1776
        >
        > --- On Sun, 10/28/12, Ian Mcfarlane <mackiedoo@...> wrote:
        >
        > From: Ian Mcfarlane <mackiedoo@...>
        > Subject: Re: [Star Trek Books] TOS - #58 "Faces Of Fire" by Michael Jan Friedman
        > To: "startrekbooks@yahoogroups.com" <startrekbooks@yahoogroups.com>
        > Cc: "startrekbooks@yahoogroups.com" <startrekbooks@yahoogroups.com>
        > Date: Sunday, October 28, 2012, 8:38 AM
        >
        >
        >
        > The one thing I was not a huge Dan of with this book was that it seemed to not quite jibe with Star Trek II. I thought that Kirk wasn't aware that he had a son prior to the story in the film.
        >
        > Ian
        >
        > Sent from my iPhone
        >
        > On Oct 28, 2012, at 12:12 AM, Strider Elfstone <strider1201@...> wrote:
        >
        > > I liked this one, too! I especially liked the subplot with Spock saving all the colony's children, and Spock being one of the reasons David became a scientist.
        >
        > >
        >
        > > I'm glad you brought it up!
        >
        > >
        >
        > > I just bought a new TOS book yesterday...Troublesome Minds by Dave Galanter. Spock gets his telepathic powers messed with, but that's all I know.
        >
        > >
        >
        > > Strider
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        > >
        >
        > > “Yet through all the gloom I can see the rays of ravishing light and glory."
        >
        > > -John Adams, July 3, 1776
        >
        > >
        >
        > > --- On Sat, 10/27/12, Linda Wrage <LINWRAGE@...> wrote:
        >
        > >
        >
        > > From: Linda Wrage <LINWRAGE@...>
        >
        > > Subject: [Star Trek Books] TOS - #58 "Faces Of Fire" by Michael Jan Friedman
        >
        > > To: "Star Trek Books" <startrekbooks@yahoogroups.com>
        >
        > > Date: Saturday, October 27, 2012, 9:21 PM
        >
        > >
        >
        > >
        >
        > >
        >
        > > I just finished reading Michael Jan Friedman's "Faces of Fire" - #58. I really
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        > >
        >
        > > enjoyed this book. I thought it was very well written and was a fast read. The
        >
        > >
        >
        > > author did a great job in writing the TOS characters. Part of the story centered
        >
        > >
        >
        > > around Kirk meeting Carol Markus and her son David when David was 10 years old
        >
        > >
        >
        > > and Kirk first finding out that he had a son. The scenes between Kirk and Carol
        >
        > >
        >
        > > Markus were nicely done. Kirk and company also have to put up with a difficult
        >
        > >
        >
        > > ambassador on their way to Alpha Malurian Six to settle a dispute between 2
        >
        > >
        >
        > > religions. There are also troublesome Klingons who are trying to steal some
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        > >
        >
        > > terraforming technology from the colony on Beta Canzandia Three.
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        > >
        >
        > > Linda W.
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