Tuesday, July 8, 2008

Mercury's Light - Leigh Brackett

http://www.webscription.net/10.1125/Baen/1011250052/1011250052.htm

A collection of four unrelated Brackett stories, and a good one. A couple of the Planetary Romance variety, a couple of Space Opera. The setting in general being the titutal planet.

Mercury's Light : The Demons of Darkside - Leigh Brackett
Mercury's Light : A World Is Born - Leigh Brackett
Mercury's Light : Cube From Space - Leigh Brackett
Mercury's Light : Shannach—The Last - Leigh Brackett

Crystal life loneliness is murderous.

4 out of 5


Prison authority hostage escape.

3 out of 5


By Crom we have to do something about these aliens!

3.5 out of 5


An Earthman on Mercury stumbles into a long lost colony in a hidden air-filled valley, ruled by harsh Sunstone wielding hawk controlling lords - and, of course, an alien overlord behind them.

3.5 out of 5





4 out of 5

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