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Your 5 Favorite Star Trek Books

Kirk

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Report this Feb. 07 2013, 10:54 am

We write a lot on these boards about what's good, what's bad, what authors we like, and where to start if someone is looking for Trek books, but what five are your favorites? Please limit yourself to five single books, not five series, or ten books because five isn't enough, or some other deviation. Thanks.


Here's mine:


1. How Much for Just the Planet? - John M. Ford (TOS)


2. The Great Starship Race - Diane Carey (TOS)


3. A Stitch in Time - Andrew J. Robinson (DS9)


4. Unity - S.D. Perry (DS9)


5. Doctor's Orders - Diane Duane (TOS)

Thot Pren

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Report this Feb. 07 2013, 10:17 pm

1. Stitch in Time (DS9)


2. Unity (DS9)


3. Eugenics Wars (TOS)


4. Fearful Symmetry (DS9)


5. Kobiyashi Maru (ENT)


"Repent your disobedience, and prepare for insertion of the instrument of obedience" -For the World is Hollow and I Have Touched the Sky (TOS)

Jim Kirk

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Report this Feb. 17 2013, 5:32 am

I am having a lot of trouble narrowing down to a few favorites, but:


 


Destiny (series)


New Frontier (series)


Federation


Dreadnought & Battlestations


The Good That Men Do through the romulan war series


Not in any particular order.


 


 


Kang - "Only a fool fights in a burning house"

Chrisdude

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Report this Feb. 20 2013, 11:25 am

I've only been into Trek novels for about 3 years years. While I own about 20 (I got excited), I've only read 7, so far. All TOS and ENT. So take my top 5 with that grain of salt.


1. Prime Directive


2. Crucible: McCoy: Provenance of Shadows


3. Academy: Collision Course


4. The Good That Men Do


5. A Choice of Catastrophes

golddragon71

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Report this Mar. 17 2013, 7:16 pm

Spock's World


Strangers From the Sky


Vulcan's Glory


Yesterday's Son


Time For Yesterday


 

jazzmunk

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Report this Mar. 24 2013, 4:04 pm

Thank you for the info. I am just now starting to watch (tng) on BBCA. All these years and I never got into it. We have u-verse but I will be moving soon so will be reading novel's. Thanx.

UninvitedGuest

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Report this Mar. 27 2013, 7:54 am

Star Trek:The Dominion War-book 1, 2, 3, 4


Star Trek:Tales of the Dominion War


 

Ionduck

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Report this Jun. 14 2013, 1:54 am

5) Star Trek: new Frontier:  Bline Man's Bluff


4) Star Trek: New Frontier: Being Human/God's Above Dulogy


3) ST: TNG: A Rock and A Hard Place


2) ST: TNG: Q-In-Law


1) ST: TNG: Q-Squared

Scathtiar

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Report this Jun. 20 2013, 1:10 pm

i read stories mostly from the original series era: some of these are oldies, may not be the best, but are my favourites: 


ST TOS : Troublesome Minds    - Dave Galanter


ST TOS: Uhura's Song               -janet Kagan


ST TOS : bloodthirst                  - JM Dillard


ST TOS : Dreams of The Raven  -Carmen Carter


ST TOS : first frontier                -Diane Carey & James I. Kirkland


 

captain saavik

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Report this Jul. 14 2013, 5:15 pm

Spock must die (TOS)


THe Q continum (TNG)


Vulcan's heart (TOS)


Shadows on the sun (TOS)


Mosaic (VOY)

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