"2007 looks set to be the year of the Robot In Disguise" - Empire" --This text refers to the Paperback edition.
Alan Dean Foster has written in a variety of genres, including hard science fiction, fantasy, horror, detective, western, historical, and contemporary fiction. He is the author of the New York Times bestseller Star Wars: The Approaching Storm and the popular Pip & Flinx novels, as well as novelizations of several films including Star Wars, Transformers, the first three Alien films, and Alien Nation. His novel Cyber Way won the Southwest Book Award for Fiction in 1990, the first science fiction work ever to do so. Foster and his wife, JoAnn Oxley, live in Prescott, Arizona, in a house built of brick that was salvaged from an early-twentieth-century miners’ brothel. He is currently at work on several new novels and media projects.
This book is written with such extensive vocabulary that it is tedious to read. I am all for vocabulary emphasis....however, the story gets lost in the "big" words.Published 2 months ago by Michelle
I recommend this book for any transformers fan, especially those who love the 2007 movie. The writing is nice and does a great job of character development , which the movies tend... Read morePublished 20 months ago by seg
I liked how this story took place before the movie on what happened before the Autobots and the Decepticons came to Earth in search of the Allspark. Read morePublished on June 2, 2013 by Anthony
I have to be honest here. This book is a slow mover and constant action that almost becomes tedious. The tone hardly changes from start to finish. Read morePublished on March 25, 2012 by V. Edwards
If you watched the first Transformers live-action movie, at some point did you wonder how the transformers knew to come to earth? Read morePublished on March 18, 2012 by May Star
If you enjoy Sci-Fi's, adventures, or suspenseful fictions, definitely grab this book. While the first two movies pull you in with their spectacular computer graphics and stories,... Read morePublished on February 9, 2011 by RBork
First a quick note on what this book isn't. This book isn't about how the Autobot/Decepticon war began, nor does it tell how the allspark cube got blasted into space, nor is there... Read morePublished on November 24, 2008 by Amazon Customer