Halo: Glasslands is the first novel in an all-new Halo trilogy based on the Chief scientist Dr. Catherine Halsey broke every law in the book to. Halo: Glasslands was a great introduction for me into the Halo series, though I did have some knowledge of the franchise p [ ]. HALO: Glasslands by Karen Traviss – The first novel of the Kilo-Five Trilogy by #1 New York Times Get a FREE e-book by joining our mailing list today!.

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Threads of the story also have connections to Halo 4. Katchoo is a beautiful young woman living a quiet life with everything going for her.

Halo: Glasslands – Halopedia, the Halo encyclopedia

Opening after the majority of the events of Halo 3 the novel actually overlaps with the end cutscene at one point the novel follows the aftermath of the Covenant war and the battle against the Flood. What Halopedia is not. Help Policies General Disclaimer.

Just a hzlo while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. As Phillips unlocks another arum, it turns out to contain a warning from the Abiding Truth.

Glasslands shows next to the good storyline a nice feature of action and technology.

Karen Traviss does an incredible job of continuing the action and wide ranging thinking that has been the Halo series. Indeed, Doctor Halsey says Mendez’s remorse glasslandz an illusion since he repeated the crime without her a decade later.

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Halo: Glasslands by Karen Traviss book review

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. In addition to directly continuing the story of the novel Halo: Aug 07, Tristan Norton rated it really liked it. Preludes and Nocturnes Neil Gaiman 9. The third story is about Shipmaster Jul who is a Sangheili.

Definitely worth reading, especially if glasdlands enjoyed Ghosts of Onyx. Meanwhile, Office of Naval Intelligence Director Admiral Margaret Parangosky assembles a black ops team known as Kilo-Fivewhich is assigned on a covert mission to sow discord between disparate Sangheili factions by any means necessary, as well as to arrest Dr. I would not recommend it or its sequels to anyone under any circumstances whatsoever.

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HALO: Glasslands

What Halopedia is not. Karen Traviss introduced a great ending that will possibly see the universe at the brink of war again. Osman reluctantly agrees to take the man aboard the ship but has him quarantined.

Thel, AKA the Arbiter, is an alien and quite a unique one at that. Parangosky proceeds to discuss the status of the personnel involved hslo Kilo Halo Wars Series Halo Wars. The universe Characters Catherine Halsey. Afterwards, Port Stanley intercepts the Jiralhanae transport Piety in order to acquire a Huragok aboard and a firefight ensues, resulting in all the Brutes being taken out.

Catherine Halsey broke every law in the book to create the Spartans, and now she’s broken some more to vook them.

Preview glqsslands Halo by Karen Traviss. Society and culture Languages. Glasslands is the first book in the popular Halo series but the eighth in the Halo franchise written by Karen Traviss. I have played every single Halo game ever produced. I do have to say, though, that I do prefer how some of the previous Halo books had shorter, but a larger amount of, chapters, as opposed to how Glasslands has 18 total chapters taking up about pages.


Traviss opts to tell rather than show and besides a few conversations and referencing of the damage the war has caused, we glasslanfs very little of it. In the storyline of Dr.

Despite having originated from a species so zealous and violent Gregor Clegane would raise an eyebrow at their antics, he is fairly level headed. Birth of a Spartan. But though the fighting’s stopped, the war is far from over: This book is a science-fiction novel based in the Halo universe and set after the human-covenant war which lasted twenty-five years and has left both sides weak.

Halo: Glasslands by Karen Traviss

After the Kaidon says he agrees with the Arbiter, Jul leaves and walks back to Bekan. The Covenant government is in shambles with hardline traditionalists balking against the control of the Arbiter. Traviss has apparently decided that Halsey is as evil as Nazi Germany, and makes sure that the reader hears that opinion over and over.

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