The notable Tanya Huff proves herself equally adept at military science fiction as contemporary fantasy in her riveting new novel, VALORS CHOICE (4.5). A strong-willed Marine sergeant has her work cut out for her when shes saddled with a brand-new second lieutenant and her squad is plunged into the skulduggery of diplomatic negotiations. And when what was supposed to be a peaceful mission erupts into a struggle for survival, only her sharp wits and fighting spirit will snatch victory from the jaws of defeat. A writer of great versatility, Ms. Huff captures the ambiance of an elite military group and adds a rare depth to skillful characterization to make each personality stand up and be counted. Dont miss this one...

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Melinda Helfer