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Ruins

Card, Orson Scott (Book - 2012 )
Average Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5.
Ruins


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To prevent the destruction of his planet, teenaged Rigg Sessamekesh, who can manipulate time, must assume more responsibility when he and others travel back 11,000 years to the arrival of human starships.
Authors: Card, Orson Scott
Title: Ruins
Publisher: New York :, Simon Pulse,, 2012.
Edition: 1st Simon Pulse hardcover ed.
Characteristics: 530 p. ;,22 cm.
Notes: Sequel to: Pathfinder.
Summary: To prevent the destruction of his planet, teenaged Rigg Sessamekesh, who can manipulate time, must assume more responsibility when he and others travel back 11,000 years to the arrival of human starships.
Audience: Ages 12 and up.
ISBN: 9781416991779
1416991778
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Report This Dec 29, 2013
  • joxie rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

I thought that it was pretty good, though a lot more complicated than book one. The whole "time travel" gets a lot more complicated, and with the facemasks... I could have done without them. There were a lot of long passages with his time travel explanations that were a little hard to pay attention to, but it was good.

Report This Oct 20, 2013
  • dixiedog rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Ruins – Sequel to Pathfinder; a continuance of a story involving time travel. It is a very complicated novel and requires the reader to really focus while reading. However, it is a very interesting story. Highly recommended to my contemporaries; other teenage readers. Doctor-at-Bass! T. A.

MUST READ VOLUMES IN ORDER!! Otherwise confusing. Waiting for volume 3.

thiss book gets very intresting and the seconnd part at the beging of each chapter will make sence in the second book.

Report This Mar 26, 2013
  • tocch101 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

A deep, philosophical look into what it means to be human and how we judge and see others. The characters are complex, and the setting is realistic to an extreme. Great book and series.

Report This Dec 21, 2012
  • sylviadu97 rated this: 2.5 stars out of 5.

I had such high hopes after finishing the Pathfinder(loved it!!), I couldn't wait to read this one. It was disappointing. And when I found myself almost falling asleep while reading this book under daylight, I knew it was time to put this down and find a new series.

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Report This Oct 19, 2013
  • dixiedog rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

dixiedog thinks this title is suitable for 14 years and over

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