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I picked up First Watch because I wanted something to take up some time while waiting for a couple other pre-orders to launch. I have well and truly shot myself in the foot.
I enjoyed it from beginning to end. The narration was excellent, the characters interesting, and the setting left me wishing I could spend a little time there myself. And now, here I am, the day after it was released, wondering when the next book in the series is expected (May 2018, in case anyone else is interested.)
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I did not appreciate the torture, could not recall the basic elements of the plot after a few hours break, and while the characters had potential the story was mostly stitched together with fight scenes that were pretty boring.
The narration was good except for the voicing of the prefect, which was distracting weird.
Seemed like a YA story with some sexual language (literally a few words and about two sentences) tossed in as a hasty afterthought. I am not familiar with other Dale Lucas work so I may be way off base, but my impression is that this writer is a beginner who could be good someday. The phrase "diaphanous darkness" occurred comically often.