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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As Kilo-Five prepares to leave, Mal spots and subdues a man by the name of Tom Muirwho reveals himself to be the only survivor left on the colony.

Catherine Halsey and the secrets she vanished with still survive and can be brought back home. The book was released on October 2, King of the Hill Fueled by Mountain Dew.

I was also glad that the story went out between both Human and Sangheili perspectiv I absolutely love Karen Travis for writing this book for the halo series. Even if your new to the series it’s a good place to start, it might take a while to learn the jargon for it.

Write a reader review Thank you for taking the time to write a review on this book, it really makes a difference and helps readers to find their perfect book. Hood and the Arbiter discuss peace and the problems they must deal with. Thel, AKA the Arbiter, is an alien and quite a unique one at that. For the first time in thirty years, however, peace finally seems possible. With 40 some worlds, each a major population center, our civilization managed to attract some unwanted, extraterrestrial attention.


Despite having originated from a species so zealous and violent Gregor Clegane would raise an eyebrow at their antics, he is fairly level headed. For the first time in decades, however, peace finally seems possible.

Books and media Novels The Fall of Reach. As a result there are some pretty steep prerequisites for Glasslands name you have played Halo 3 not unlikely if you are reading a Halo novel and have read Ghosts of Onyx.

Nothing happens for pages and pages while the to leading character bicker over past mistakes. Osman offers to arm Telcam’s splinter group with Covenant weapons on the condition that they stay as far away from humanity as possible upon their victory. Aug 29, C.

Kilo-Five Trilogy

Tlasslands point early on is actually set on earth with two ODSTs visiting Australia, talking about the devastation with someone, but very little in the descriptions try to reflect the level of damage they discuss. The Essential Visual Guide. Their base is on a Forerunner location, the Forerunner as the name might imply are the ancestors and created some pretty advanced technology.

On this note, I feel she did a lot better with her own newly created characters i. To ask other readers questions about Haloplease sign up. With this being the eighth book in the series I did have some reservations about how the storyline would begin, but I was very pleased that the build-up was done as just a first book despite the terms.

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Halo: Glasslands by Karen Traviss

Catherine Hasley is now presumed dead… there is still a lot plotting going on also from the good guy perspective Unfortunately she didn’t deliver. Preludes and Nocturnes Neil Gaiman 9. Traviss has apparently decided that Glassslands is as evil as Nazi Germany, and makes sure that the reader hears that opinion over and over. Halsey stranded inside a Forerunner Shield World hide spoiler ].


She has written books in both the Star Wars and Gears of War series. Upon landing, they find a temple which appears to be of Forerunner origins. Glasslands is the first book in the popular Halo series but the eighth in the Halo franchise written by Karen Traviss.

Telcam accuses the human race and Thel ‘Vadam of spreading lies about the Forerunners and the Halosciting that these revelations have created significant religious and political divisions amongst the Sangheili. Triple Zero Star Wars: They find the Huragok and discover its name is Requires Adjustment.

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Sign Glasslandss Don’t have an account? I also felt she was a great fit for the Haloverse as she does excellent military science-fiction depictions. Table top Halo Interactive Strategy Game.

After his seventy-year imprisonment and eventual escape, Dream Worse still, this aspect is reduced to a ham fisted effort to needlessly demonise a character for little to no reason. Spartans are genetically and physically altered humans created to exceed in battlefield tactics.