Basically it's a well written book with a detailed world, good story and some well developed characters.
There were too many side characters, and side stories that never had anything to do with the main plot and characters.
Impossible to read only one of this series - you must read all 6 books and you will be hooked after this first one.
Hamilton does a wonderful job of establishing many seemingly disconnected characters and stories that come together wonderfully and leave the reader wanting more.Published 9 days ago by Luke
Hamilton has created one of the most detailed and imaginative universes ever in Science Fiction. This is Lord of the Rings for science fiction! Read morePublished 13 days ago by Amazon Customer
First off allow me to say that I am a life-long reader of Sci-Fi and Fantasy literature. As a point of reference, Robert Heinlein's 'Starship Troopers' and 'Glory Road' are among... Read morePublished 14 days ago by Ole' Ran
A well written start up for his Night's Dawn trilogy. The reason for the lacking fifth star is the absence of drama. Read morePublished 19 days ago by Ruben Kruse Larsen
Ok - I read all of the reviews as a I tend to do prior to jumping into a series. The bad reviews are just plain wrong. Yes there are a lot of storylines. Read morePublished 25 days ago by Michael W Cash
Fun read, ordered second book ten seconds after I finished this one.Published 1 month ago by Richard Mertins Jr.
A good story that is decently written. I love the world building and the universe is very consistent. However, I was very disappointed with some of the characters. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Jesse Backstrom
The original space opera from Peter F Hamilton. How this guy keeps all these characters going is beyond me. Amazing authorPublished 1 month ago by Allan Mckie
Set in the future, where the human race has populated remote galaxies, this is a brilliant read, which you will find hard to put down once you start reading.Published 1 month ago by pbailey