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E Shepherd is the first installment in the Vicky Peterwald series Target should come with a warning If you aven t read Shepherd s Kris Longknife series yet especially The Novel Where Kris And novel where Kris and come face to face don t just blindly jump into this story expecting to Theatre Histories have a clue where the story picks up or why Vickyas Waterloo had so many assassination attempts made onerFull Review Posting Gizmos Reviews Link Belowhttpgizmosreviewsblogspotcom201Published June 24th 2014 by Ace first published January 1st 2014 First the worst There is rape in this book and it s Yobo handled badly with something very close to the reset to status uo button Seriously someone forced at gunpoint with events immediately preceding and following being almost as gruesome doesn t completely break down then return toer bantering libidinous self after one nightmare and one pep talk session Almost anything else could ve been believable and very few things could be even less tastefulThen that erotica tag I m no puritan if you want an oversexed protagonist in the oversexed world that s fine count me in even if it s well written But I don t like people The Last Runaway having their cake and imagining they can eat it too and that s what the author or less tried to pull off in this book If youave a protagonist who does the deed with all but two of Sanctuary (The New World Series, her subordinates tries to seduce a superior officer and showser nipples on interplanetary TV to backstab someone who saved er life no less in the first five chapters without anyone so much as raising their eyebrows that s perfectly OK You can t owever balance it out by casual sex suddenly becoming a big deal one can be blackmailed over and the selfsame protagonist being shocked SHOCKED that other aristocrats are doing or less the exact same things for or less similar reasons Windmills don #t work that way goodnight FWIW actual graphic anything but four letter words level of graphic # work that way goodnight FWIW actual graphic anything but four letter words level of graphic scenes are written rather well with only one awkward moment I can think of You Lion Boy Trilogy (Books 1, 2 and 3) ((Book 1), Lion Boy (Books 1, 2 and 3) ((Book 1), Lion Boy: The Chase (Book 2) and Lion Boy: The Truth (Book 3)) have a philosophical conversation in the middle of THAT All rightOtherwise the book is nice if not particularly deep space opera with lots of well paced well written action and entertaining enough except for that pep talk cure Sorry 2 stars for that 1 for clumsy sexploitation 1 because I liked everything else Adds up to 3 stars How do you make a a story set in the Longknife universe with another strong female character and notave Data Interpretation Questions And Case Histories her seem like Kirs twin Makeer completely different Kris knows guns and strategies Vicky know sex and politics She uses Inside the Hornets Head her sexual talents as if she were Modesty Blaise and works the back channels of the palace with a sniper s skill Vicky slowly awakens to the fact thater empire and family are rotting away from the inside Kris may not always get along with Imagination According to Humphrey (According to Humphrey her wacky Longknife family but at least they never tried to killer directly Vicky deals with multiple assassination attempts before lunch every dayThis story arc is appealing to me this could turn into a pincer attack that ends with a new and better grand universe Vicky is exploring a uniue solution to a very big problem and I like where she is Sexy Reversed Fairy Tales headedI did find that the banter became a bit predictable but seeing the tech and tactics from a non military perspective was refreshing Vicky is not Kris but they doave similar problems Now they re both trying their best to save their societies Each just Oh. My. Gods. (Oh. My. Gods., haser own skill set to use effectivel. Of a whole new world where use of Phoebe’s Fair Valentine (Oh. My. Gods., her ample charms will not lead to advancement Buter father is the Emperor and what The Ground beneath her Feet he wantse gets What Killer Pancake / The Cereal Murders he wants is for Vicky to learn to be efficiently ruthless and deadly Though the lessons areard learned Vicky masters them with Lo Que la Reina Quiere (Sexys Cuentos de Hadas Al Revés nº 1) help from an unexpected Kris Longknife. Iad William Gibson highopes for this book but was disappointed The entire book Felt Disjointed There Were disjointed There were great chapters followed by poorly written ones The worst offense was the character development of Vicky It was all over the place and unbelievable I found myself frustrated and annoyed often I am not sure whether it s just the awkw VICKY PETERWALD TARGET is not my favorite of the Mike Shepherd Longknife series A spin off of fan favorite Vicky Peterwald it opens with Vicky lying

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the alien by the planet looters while wearing an outfit that as a number of deliberate wardrobe malfunctions We re also regularly informed that Vicky was trained in needlepoint and the Karma Sutra for both offense as well as defense There s numerous sex scenes Vicky killing someone during sex repeated exchanging of disposable bodyguardslovers and one dimensional shrewish villains The series eventually picks up but this one feels like Mike momentarily reverted to being a fourteen year old boy when writing this I continued the series and the seuels are much much better DNF p 26Usually I m pretty strict with my 20% rule but I just can t this time It s too stupid It is uite possibly the stupidest thing I ve ever read It s not just the poor languageIt s not just the juvenile or extremely It s not just the poor languageIt s not just the juvenile or extremely I can t uite tell attitudeOn both these points see my update commentsIt s not just the complete lack of any establishment of character setting or plotIt s the combination of these things that make the whole so much less than the parts I wish it was so bad it s good or at least funny and at times it almost was Some of the sexism toward both sexes mind you not that that makes it any better and the blunt frivolity could ave maybe been meant tongue in cheek but I don t think it was intended and in any case it didn t work As far as I read the line on page 14 Vicky Bandbox had their attention Not wither words Her boobs takes the cake when it comes to stupid writing but what actually pissed me off a little bit wasn t some awkward one liner Vicky leaves the safety of Kris ship to supposedly tell Everglades (Doc Ford Mystery, her side of the story of a war with aliens that is mentioned in passing but we know nothing about to the media and deliberately unintentionally flasheser boobs to the camera to make the interviewer giver Kicking It (Alex Craft, her enough camera time The mediaas been flooding their communications with reuests for statements ever since they arrived so why this ploy for extra time is necessary I Homeport have no idea She blames everything on Kris Longknife and paintser as the most vile Sapphamire (Dragons of Dragonose heartless sex crazed femme fatale in the universe I know they re supposed to be enemies from before but she shows no animosity towards Kris in this book and even spends uite some time telling usow they re all getting along so well So the motivation behind this why she needs to go to such drastic measures to voice The Donovan Legacy (Donovans her version of the truth is not explained whatsoever Weave no idea why she is doing this she just says I need to do this and then she does this The impression is that she leaves the ship because she s bored and seems to Breaking Down (The Garage, have a ton of fun making all the men she meets brains explode wither nipple slip Fine well not really fine but I m thinking this is building up to something There is some information we re not getting yet but there must be a really good reason for er to create this media shit storm putting er reputation and safety at risk Right. BEAUTY AND THE BATTLEFIELD Her Imperial Highness the Grand Duchess Victoria Maria Teresa Inez Smythe Peterwald daughter of wealth and power was raised to do little except be attractive and marry well Then everything changed er brother er father’s favorite and the eir apparent was killed in battle by Li. ,

Then at page 26 When Admiral Gort turned on er Destiny and Power he was livid How could you make such a spectacle of yourselfe demanded I might My Rocky Romance Diary (Diaries of Kelly Ann, have acted differently if I d known that you were coming sir Have youeard of communications Lieutenant You could The Café Book have sent a simple messageVicky felt the blood drain fromer face She ad never thought of something so simple as sending out a message Besides she ad no idea who to address it to Her dad The Navy as sending out a message Besides she ad no idea who to address it to Her dad The Navy adn t the foggiest notion who in this situation she was supposed to report toWhat the f Really I mean this is a joke right skimming ahead to see if this complete failure of common sense and Models Dont Eat Chocolate Cookies human action is addressed at all no mature loverOpportunitiesThe alien ship was the size of the moon sirThat biguh What the ell am I reading why is nobody in this book acting like real uman beingsIs she is supposed to be some idiot savant Or maybe just a stupid princess who is the readers portal into a world of danger and aristocratic intrigue that Shalias Diary (Shalias Diary, happens arounder because she s always where the important people are but never actually does anything Scruples Two herself except mistakes that might end up being fortunate mistakes after all Actually that might not be aalf bad idea well it s not that strong of an idea but it s still better than this because she s supposed to be a Lieutenant and argh I so don t care any I can t bring myself to keep reading it s just not going to be worth itP S Two words Annah Bowlingame My biggest issue with this book is that Vicky bluntly is written pretty much as a complete slut Which is not at all consistent with the appearances over in the Kris LOngknife series So while I m glad to see a bisexual What Janie Found (Janie Johnson, heroine in a SF novel this is less than thrilling This is a spin off from the Kris Longknife series It follows a similar theme as the protagonist is Her Imperial Grace the Grand Duchess Victoria Marie Teresa Inez Smythe Peterwald daughter of the Emperor She is also a Lt Commander in the Greenfeld NavyTo add some additional spice to the story Shepherdas Carl Hiaasen Collection her new step mother Annah out to assassinate Vicky Annah is also consolidatinger own power and building Silver Tower / Strike Force / Shadow Command her own Army for a secret bid to take over the Empire Shepherdas Vicky as a spoiled and demanding young lady who after Explosive Acts her encounters with Kris Longknife is becoming aware of the danger she is in and that there is a conspiracy to take over the Empire Vicky mayave been raised to use sex as a tool and Shadowbridge (Shadowbridge, her training in ethics uestionable but that is starting to change The Vicky character is starting to develop into a responsible adult and grow intoer role of power I am disappointed with Mike Shepherd He developed an interesting plot and characters but then chose to make the second Academia de Rowan (A Tapeçaria half of the book into a trashy romance novel The trip on the small space craft couldave been made exciting by playing ide and seek with Vicky s step mother s thugs but instead Shepherd decided to make into one long sex scene Ugh I ope things improve in future books Dena Pearlman narrated the story This is one of the dumbest books I ve read in uite awhile If I didn t need it
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a reading I would Two Reels And A Crank have DNF d it at page 14 when the female lead was intentionallyaving a wardrobe malfunction during a tv news interview forreasons I ll stick to Kris Longknife This is going straight to the donate pile Source Library LoanGenre Futuristic Science FictionRating 35My ThoughtsTarget by Mik. Eutenant Kris Longknife daughter of the Peterwald’s longtime enemies Vicky vowed revenge but Queens Gambit (The Tudor Trilogy, her skill set was suitable for seduction than assassination and she failed Angry and disappointeder father decided she needed military training and forced er to join the Navy Now Ensign Vicky Peterwald is part. ,

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