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Dogs of War

By: Adrian Tchaikovsky
Narrated by: Laurence Bouvard,Nathan Osgood,William Hope
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My name is Rex. I am a good dog....

Rex is also seven feet tall at the shoulder, bulletproof, bristling with heavy-calibre weaponry, and a deadly weapon in a dirty war. He's part of a Multiform Assault Pack operating in the lawless anarchy of Campeche, southeastern Mexico. He has the intelligence to carry out his orders and feedback implants to reward him when he does. All he wants to be is a Good Dog, and to do that he must do exactly what Master says.         

What happens when Master is tried as a war criminal? What rights does the Geneva Convention grant weapons? And what happens when Rex slips his leash?

©2017 Adrian Tchaikovsky (P)2018 W.F. Howes Ltd

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Heartbreakingly captures what humans are capable of

I listened to “Bear 🐻 Head” first and then learned it was the second book in a series.

Dogs of War made sense of some of the concepts and broke my heart almost every time I listened to it.
Brilliant

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a little unique

relatively fresh idea for story. well performed, easy to distinguish between characters.
look forward to enjoying related books

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future classic

brilliant story , well crafted in the Adrian way, had me even feeling proud to be a kiwi in part, Narrated perfectly and with thought provoking ideas, like children of time this will be another future classic

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Intelligent, plausibly speculative hard sf

A plausible speculation of how the next stage of sentient life might occur, raising interesting moral questions and set amongst likely human fallibility. That and good plot and action to boot.

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bad voice acting

changes voice actors halfway through. Totally ruins an already awkward story. If you change voice actors, re-record the whole book please

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Great ideas fleshed

Loved the ideas and the mix of viewpoints, complex but easily accessible and written. Recommend to almost anyone even those whom don’t usually consume sci-Fi ….. 5&1/2* ha

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Perfect

Great story, great narrators.
not much more I can say about this, other than if you have even a minute passing interest in this idea, do yourself a favour and grab this book.

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another perfect story by Adrian

great story start to finish. I cant wait to see what is next, so many great story leads!

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incredible story told with conviction

fantastic voice actors brought these characters to life. A fascinating look at where the future of technology can take us.

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