The alien invaders manage to strike at the heart of Earth's defenses, as well as the 1st Marine Division's poster child, Minerva.Is this where mankind will fall?...
|Title||:||The Mighty First, Episode 3, Sorrow of Enon Pass|
|Number of Pages||:||388 Pages|
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The Mighty First, Episode 3, Sorrow of Enon Pass Reviews
This Review was originally published on Kurt's Frontier.Synopsis:The battle against the Storians for central North America continues with the third installment of the The Mighty First saga. The First Global Marine Division has been hurled into the thick of the battle for Ohio. Yet Emperor Grozet is not giving up without a fight. He strikes hard at Earth’s defenses in general and at Minerva in particular, leaving her struggling with demons of her own. Someone tried to kill her father, and Mark, her husband, has been listed as killed in action. She is grief stricken and angry as the war both rages around her and within her.Review:Mark Bordner continues the saga of the First Global Marine Division in The Mighty First Episode 3: Sorrow of Enon Pass. Gears shift in this part of the story, and we see the toll the war is taking on the people. The emotional impacts fall hard and fast on Master Sergeant Minerva Carreno—an attempted on the life of her parents and seemingly loosing her husband in battle are heaped on top of an intense battlefield situation with an enemy pulling out all the stops to regain the initiative.In this book, the author shows us the brutal toll that war takes on the soldier as it grows more and more desperate. Mark Bordner captures the intrigue of black operations without getting bogged down in the technical details any more than is necessary. At the same time the action is harder and faster, while the rests are darker and more grief stricken.
Part Three of the Epic Military Science Fiction AdventureIn the future, the prosperous world is at peace. There's not even been a police action for over a hundred years. The last combat veteran died long ago. Military training programs are more along the lines of basic security outings. The world changed with an alien act of war. The fight continues against the vicious Storian, who will stop at nothing to conquer the earth and its people.War hurts:"Her mother immediately came around the bed and took Minerva into her embrace. Being there was what she had needed so badly, to finally release her anguish. The pain, the anger, the utter sense of complete loss flooded out against her mother’s bosom. Cleo sniffled and gazed out the window, his jaw tight, eyes shining with moisture that he would not allow to progress into tears. He had feared this, but more than that, he feared the day that might come when it was his own daughter who would not be coming home."Mark Bordner continues the wonderful science fiction adventure in The Mighty First: Episode Two. As a master storyteller, he weaves an intricate plot, peopled with his realistic characters.