Andrew Lambdin-Abraham (kd5mdk) wrote,
Andrew Lambdin-Abraham
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Book snark

In a thread on Ars, I recommended the Honor Harrington series as a space opera, though I noted that it lacked aliens, which the OP had requested. Somebody brought up treecats, and I replied:

Treecats are not so much aliens as a way to highlight how speshul and wonderful the main character is. Consider them ambulatory magic skills.
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