Review: Ancillary Justice By Ann Leckie


JUSTICE WILL COME TO THE EMPIRE

A MULTIFACETED PROTAGONIST EMBARKS UPON A MISSION IMPOSSIBLE, TO RIGHT A WRONG. A QUEST THAT MAY BRING DOWN AN EMPIRE

 

Book CoverAncillary Justice
(Imperial Radch, Book 1)

Ann Leckie

Genre: Science Fiction, Space Opera
Publisher: Orbit
Format: Paperback, 386 Pages
Date: 1st October 2013

ISBN-10: 0356502406
ISBN-13: 978-0356502403

 
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I am always wary about reading a novel that has won multiple prestigious awards, and garnered copious amounts of critical praise. Admittedly, much of this caution is the by-product of my cynicism. All too frequently I harbour suspicions that the awards and praise is the result of bandwagon jumping; that once a handful of influential reviewers have published glowing, rave reviews, numerous other people subsequently feel obliged to do likewise, making everyone else reluctant to be the dissenting voice.

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