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    Book Review: Sten and the Mutineers

    by I’d forgotten how much I enjoyed this universe. Set between books two and three of the original Sten series by Allan Cole and Chris Bunch, Sten and the Mutineers is a short novel (I blew through it in a couple of days) encapsulating a single adventure, straight-line and the team’s abilities and workings to deal with it. It throws back to the old days when the good guys were good guys getting their hands dirty, General Mahoney was still around, and the Eternal Emperor was actually a good guy (and also a good guy, if you parse the difference). There are other throwbacks and call outs to reel you…