A Rising Thunder (Honor Harrington Series) by David Weber

By David Weber

# three manhattan occasions bestseller in hardcover. David Weber New York instances, united states at the present time, Wall highway Journal and foreign bestselling phenomenon grants ebook #13 in the a number of New York occasions best-selling Honor Harrington sequence. Honor Harrington faces down a robust assault through a corrupt and strong megastar empire whereas rooting out a perilous plot to enslave the full human-inhabited galaxy.

Peril and strife strike on a double entrance for Honor Harrington and company.  After a brutal assault at the Manticoran domestic approach, Honor Harrington and the famous person nation she serves conflict again opposed to a brand new, technologically strong, and totally nefarious enemy. And as though that weren’t job adequate, Honor should also face down a centuries-old outdated nemesis within the crumbling, yet nonetheless strong, Solarian League.

The warfare among the People’s Republic of Haven and the big name nation is ultimately gained and peace proven, yet grave chance looms–for there's a plan good on its solution to of entirety designed to enslave the total human species. in the back of that plan lies the shadowy association often called the Mesan Alignment. 

Task #1 for Honor is to shield opposed to one other devastating Mesan strike–a strike that could good spell the doom of the megastar nation in a single fell blow. it's time to close down and safe the wormhole community that's the resource of the celebrity Kingdom’s wealth and power–but additionally its maximum vulnerability. but this is often an act that the traditional and corrupt Earth-based Solarian League necessarily will take as a announcement of war.  

The thunder of conflict rolls because the Solarian League directs its mammoth strength opposed to the superstar Kingdom.  And once more, Honor Harrington is thrust right into a determined conflict that she must win if she is to outlive to take the struggle to the genuine enemy of galactic freedom–the insidious puppetmasters of warfare who lurk at the back of the Mesan Alignment!

About A emerging Thunder:
“Intrigue and counter-intrigue heighten the stress in Weber's thirteenth Honor Harrington novel. . .as the writer highlights the advanced maneuverings of presidency leaders during this politically savvy. . .novel that bridges the space among the final novel and the anticipated sequel.”—Publishers Weekly

About Mission of Honor, #12 within the Honor Harrington series:
“Weber combines lifelike, enticing characters with clever technological projection and a deep figuring out of army paperwork within the long-awaited twelfth Honor Harrington novel…Fans of this venerable house opera will have a good time to determine Honor again in action.”–Publishers Weekly

“This most modern Honor Harrington novel brings the saga to a different the most important turning point…Readers might suppose convinced that they're going to be venerated many extra occasions and luxuriate in it each time.”–Booklist

About David Weber and the glory Harrington series:
“. . .everything you may wish in a heroine….excellent…plenty of action.”–Science Fiction Age

“Brilliant! fabulous! Brilliant!”–Anne McCaffrey

“Compelling strive against mixed with enticing characters for a very good area opera adventure.”–Locus

“Weber combines sensible, enticing characters with clever technological projection. . .Fans of this venerable house opera will have fun. . .”–Publishers Weekly

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Brother Francis seldom heard the whispers. Eventually, they stopped, only to be revived when a messenger from New Rome muttered with the abbot in the refectory one night. An occasional snatch of their muttering reached adjacent tables. The whispers lasted for a few weeks after the messenger's departure, then subsided again. Brother Francis Gerard of Utah returned to the desert the following year and fasted again in solitude. Once more he returned, weak and emaciated, and soon was summoned into the presence of Abbot Arkos, who demanded to know whether he claimed further conferences with members of the Heavenly Hosts.

Most of us do better work on the assigned copy," Homer told him, "if we have our own project too. Most of the copyists become interested in some particular work from the Memorabilia and like to spend a little time at it on the side. For example, Brother Sarl over there--his work was lagging, and he was making mistakes. So we let him spend an hour a day on a project he chose for himself. When the work gets so tedious that he starts making errors in copy, he can put it aside for a while and work on his own project.

Suit yourself," said Brother Homer. " The idea came to Brother Francis in an unexpected flash. " Brother Homer seemed momentarily startled. "Well--I don't know, son. Our Lord Abbot is, well--just a little sensitive on that subject. And the thing may not belong in the Memorabilia. " "But you know they fade, Brother. And it's been handled a lot in the light. The Dominicans had it in New Rome for so long--" "Well--I suppose it would be a rather brief project. If Father Arkos doesn't object, but--" He waggled his head in doubt.

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