Recaps for "Skyward"

Starsight by Brandon Sanderson

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Title: Starsight

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Series: Skyward #2

- Skyward (2018)
- Starsight (2019)
- Cytonic (2021)
- Defiant (2023)


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All her life, Spensa has dreamed of becoming a pilot. Of proving she's a hero like her father. She made it to the sky, but the truths she learned about her father were crushing.

Spensa is sure there's more to the story. And she's sure that whatever happened to her father in his starship could happen to her. When she made it outside the protective shell of her planet, she heard the stars--and it was terrifying. Everything Spensa has been taught about her world is a lie.

But Spensa also discovered a few other things about herself--and she'll travel to the end of the galaxy to save humankind if she needs to.
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Skyward by Brandon Sanderson

skyward brandon sanderson recap

The basics

Title: Skyward

Author:

Series: Skyward #1

- Skyward (2018)
- Starsight (2019)
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- Untitled


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Goodreads Summary:

Defeated, crushed, and driven almost to extinction, the remnants of the human race are trapped on a planet that is constantly attacked by mysterious alien starfighters. Spensa, a teenage girl living among them, longs to be a pilot. When she discovers the wreckage of an ancient ship, she realizes this dream might be possible—assuming she can repair the ship, navigate flight school, and (perhaps most importantly) persuade the strange machine to help her. Because this ship, uniquely, appears to have a soul.
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