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Old December 28 2012, 10:35 AM   #31
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Re: What is "The Fall"?

The more I read about this, the more excited I become. I'm really the digging the concept, especially after reading Dayton's blog about the novels intertwining not only on a story level, but characters intermixing aswell. Should be great!
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Old December 28 2012, 08:30 PM   #32
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Could you post a link for Dayton's blog please where he mentions talking about writting these books and the other authors invovled in this book project please. please thank you.
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Old December 28 2012, 09:22 PM   #33
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This just keeps getting better and better.
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Old December 28 2012, 09:55 PM   #34
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Could you post a link for Dayton's blog please where he mentions talking about writting these books and the other authors invovled in this book project please. please thank you.
I posted it in the comment where I mention Dayton's blog. Look for a link in comment #22.
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Old December 28 2012, 09:56 PM   #35
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Could you post a link for Dayton's blog please where he mentions talking about writting these books and the other authors invovled in this book project please. please thank you.
http://daytonward.wordpress.com/2012...orking-on-now/
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Old December 29 2012, 07:14 AM   #36
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Re: What is "The Fall"?

Picard and Garak in a book by Una McCormack? Why can't I read this book right now?!
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Old December 29 2012, 07:40 AM   #37
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Picard and Garak in a book by Una McCormack? Why can't I read this book right now?!
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Old December 29 2012, 05:15 PM   #38
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Could you post a link for Dayton's blog please where he mentions talking about writting these books and the other authors invovled in this book project please. please thank you.
http://daytonward.wordpress.com/2012...orking-on-now/
Thanks for posting the link I'm really looking forward to reading these novels.A Picard and Garak novel fantasttic 1Having ds9 characters in crossover stories is long overdue.
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Old December 29 2012, 05:27 PM   #39
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I wonder if A Ceremony of Losses will feature some of the DS9 characters as well?
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Old December 29 2012, 08:34 PM   #40
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The "Fall" in question isn't Romulus, is it? We all know what eventually happens to it. Isn't it about time for the Hobus Supernova to go down?
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Old December 29 2012, 09:17 PM   #41
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The "Fall" in question isn't Romulus, is it? We all know what eventually happens to it. Isn't it about time for the Hobus Supernova to go down?
As of the latest book we are in 2384, Hobus blew it's top in 2387.

This series is really looking fun, can't wait!
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Old December 29 2012, 09:40 PM   #42
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DS9?

Picard and Garak

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Old December 29 2012, 10:43 PM   #43
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The "Fall" in question isn't Romulus, is it? We all know what eventually happens to it. Isn't it about time for the Hobus Supernova to go down?
I've been wondering if the fall in question refers to Romulus, too...

Regardless, I'm very excited for this. Five novels, at the current edge of the timeline, with an interconnected plot, by five great authors, featuring Titan, DS9, TNG, and Garak as written by McCormack? This is brilliant. Now to survive half a year limited to 5-year-mission TOS stories....
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Old December 29 2012, 11:39 PM   #44
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^Not entirely limited to TOS stories. We've got the TNG eBook The Stuff of Dreams coming in April and Rise of the Federation coming in July.
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Old December 30 2012, 12:50 AM   #45
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^Not entirely limited to TOS stories. We've got the TNG eBook The Stuff of Dreams coming in April and Rise of the Federation coming in July.
No disrespect to the authors, just to the subject period, but it does seem like a very long stretch of rather uninspiring 5yr Mission TOS.

I am excited about your Rise Of The Federation though...
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