The Sons of Heaven

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Macmillan, Jul 10, 2007 - Fiction - 430 pages
68 Reviews
This is the Kage Baker novel everyone has been waiting for: the conclusion to the story of Mendoza and The Company.  In The Sons of Heaven, the forces gathering to seize power finally move on the Company. The immortal Lewis wakes to find himself blinded, crippled, and left with no weapons but his voice, his memory, and the friendship of one extraordinary little girl. Edward Alton Bell-Fairfax, resurrected Victorian superman, plans for world domination. The immortal Mendoza makes a desperate bargain to delay him. Enforcer Budu, assisted by Joseph, enlists an unexpected ally in his plans to free his old warriors and bring judgment on his former masters.  Executive Facilitator Suleyman uses his intelligence operation to uncover the secret of Alpha-Omega, vital to the mortals' survival. The mortal masters of the Company, terrified of a coup, invest in a plan they believe will terminate their immortal servants. And they awaken a powerful AI whom they call Dr Zeus. This web of a story is filled with great climaxes, wonderful surprises, and gripping characters many readers have grown to love or hate. It's a triumph of SF!
  

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Kind of a quiet ending. - Goodreads
The writing is superb and the story line compelling. - Goodreads
Overall a great ending to a phenominal series. - Goodreads
Overall, it was a satisfying ending. - Goodreads
The writing is swift and incisive. - Goodreads
It's an open-ended happy ending. - Goodreads

Review: The Sons of Heaven (The Company #8)

User Review  - Molly G - Goodreads

A-LLTHEEXPLETIVES-MAZING. Big trigger warning in the middle; was so upset I put down the book and wouldn't pick it up again for a few days, but extraordinarily glad I did pick it up again, and ... Read full review

Review: The Sons of Heaven (The Company #8)

User Review  - Amyd - Goodreads

Kind of a quiet ending. Since the bad guys were only big/introduced in the past few books, and not majorly, their comeuppance was kind of meh. And other than their comeuppance the denouement was ... Read full review

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Contents

PROLOGUE
9
PART I
11
PART II
61
PART III
127
PART IV
203
PART V
259
PART VI
321
PART VII
373
EPILOGUE
431
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About the author (2007)

KAGE BAKER has been an artist, actor, and director at the Living History Centre and has taught Elizabethan English as a Second Language. Born in 1952 in Hollywood, she lives in Pismo Beach, California, the Clam Capital of the World.

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