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The space-faring Yherajk have come to Earth to meet us and to begin humanitys first interstellar friendship. Theres just one problem: Theyre hideously ugly and they smell like rotting fish.

So getting humanitys trust is a challenge. The Yherajk need someone who can help them close the deal.

Enter Thomas Stein, who knows something about closing deals. Hes one of Hollywoods hottest young agents. But although Stein may have just concluded the biggest deal of his career, its quite another thing to negotiate for an entire alien race. To earn his percentage this time, hes going to need all the smarts, skills, and wits he can muster.

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The space-faring Yherajk have come to begin humanity's first interstellar friendship. Unfortunately, they are hideous and they smell like rotting fish. It's going to take the best agent in Hollywood to make the friendly, odiferous creatures palatable to humanity.

About the Author

JOHN SCALZI won the 2006 John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer, and his debut novel Old Man’s War was a finalist for the Hugo Award.  His other novels include The Ghost Brigades, The Last Colony, and The Android’s Dream. He lives in southern Ohio with his wife and daughter.

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Charles Kerchner, October 30, 2013 (view all comments by Charles Kerchner)
Did I like this book? To quote scene 24 - "Yes". (of course, I could have memorized the incorrect part). The humor in this novel is pretty good. The story was different but not as much science fiction as I would have liked. I felt the characters were too similar to one another. My first time reading Scalzi - I will definitely look at more of his books.
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ISBN:
9780765357007
Author:
Scalzi, John
Publisher:
Tor Books
Subject:
Science Fiction - General
Subject:
Science / General
Subject:
Science Fiction and Fantasy-Adventure
Subject:
Science / Space Opera
Subject:
Science Fiction/Alien Contact
Edition Description:
Mass market paperback
Publication Date:
20101131
Binding:
MASS MARKET
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
400
Dimensions:
6.69 x 4.13 in

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