Rogue Protocol

Rogue Protocol

SciFi?s favorite antisocial A.I. is again on a mission. The case against the too-big-to-fail GrayCris Corporation is floundering, and more importantly, authorities are beginning to ask more questions about where Dr. Mensah?s SecUnit is. And Murderbot would rather those questions went away. For good....

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Title:Rogue Protocol
Author:Martha Wells
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Genres:Science Fiction
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Edition Language:English
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Number of Pages:158 pages pages

Rogue Protocol Reviews

  • Miriam
    Sep 04, 2018

    Another adventure with my favorite antisocial A.I. aka Murderbot! You'll love or hate the humor but it works for me. Quite frankly, Murderbot could do anything and I would enjoy it. I hadn't loved book 2 but definitely enjoyed book 3. Will get my hands on book 4! ...

    4.5 stars. Review first posted on Fantasy Literature: Martha Wells? endearingly grumpy cyborg Security Unit Murderbot returns with a vengeance in Rogue Protocol, the third novella in the MURDERBOT DIARIES series. In Rogue Protocol, Murderbot heads off to Milu, a deserted terrafor...

    I?m going to stop reviewing these books because I?m not going to lie: this entire volume could be about Murderbot laughing at a cat video and I would enjoy it. I love the questions this series brings up of what makes a human, and I?m increasingly feeling like the answers are comi...

    "Or Miki was a bot who had never been abused or lied to or treated with anything but indulgent kindness. It really thought its humans were its friends, because that's how they treated it. I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private." ...

    The good news is that when the robots rebel and decide to kill us all - because let's face it, it's gonna happen - we may have a surprising super-hero in Murderbot. Our favorite snarky, tv-addicted, misanthrope robot can't seem to help him-or-her self when it comes to saving humans. Ev...

    Urban fantasy has made it to the broken assassinbot AI stage in a big way. Just as much internal monologues as the other field, but this is entirely a corporate/spaceships/planetary colonies kind of popcorn fiction. Is this is as good as the other two delicious entries? I think so. ...

    Niki's Narrative Novella Review [Part 3/4]: I braced myself for this book. My trust in this author and this series was so strong by this point that I just hopped in and buckled up without even asking where we were going. And I was treated to possibly my favorite of the bunch (it?s li...

    I received an advanced reading copy from Tor.com in exchange for an honest review. 4.5 stars. I wish to echo Ann Leckie and simply say "I love Murderbot!" The Murderbot Diaries is indeed shaping up to be a fantastic series of novellas that tick all the right boxes, albeit in a...

    If you're into stuff like this, you can read the full review. Pro- or Anti-Wittgenstein SF: ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ?I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private.? In ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ...

    This was another fun instalment of Martha Wells The Murderbot Diaries novella series. I'm a big fan of Well's capitalist future gone awry sci-fi world and of her memorable and fantastic lead character, the security unit, Murderbot! Our favourite grumpy, socially anxious, security b...

    More Murderbot? Yes please! Murderbot continues on its mission to find evidence to bring down the dodgy company GrayCris and in doing so gets to visit yet another site where the company committed its crimes. And almost inevitably, ends up having to protect a bunch of humans. The inc...

    ROGUE PROTOCOL, the third entry in the Murderbot series was a lot of fun! This volume was a bit slow going at the beginning but once Murderbot got situated and the action started it became very difficult to put down. It is still trying to solve the mystery that started in the first ...

    4.5 stars Another excellent instalment in the Murderbot Diaries that has me anxiously awaiting the fourth and concluding novella in the series. The main character retains the trademark dry humour that makes Rin's voice so appealing to read. The story progresses nicely and continues ...

    A call from Dr. Mensah sends Murderbot back on the trail of GrayCris, the company that tried to kill all the researchers Murderbot was assigned to protect in All Systems Red. GrayCris is still looking to camouflage its alien artifact recovery schemes, so Murderbot is in a good position...

    All Systems Red: ??? Artificial Condition: ??? Once again, I find myself liking this, but not loving it. It's basically, "Murderbot saves the humans and makes friends with whatever A.I./bot/computer is around that day." It's cute. Murderbot almost seems more human than ...

    There is something about an androgynous (even though I think of Murderbot as a she and will refer to her this way in this review) snarky robot that can kill in an instant but has an obsession with serial shows that are essentially soap operas (as far as I can tell). Snarky Murderbot re...

    Episode III, in which our beloved Murderbot continues its search for damning evidence of the GrayCris corporation?s nefarious dealings. Striving to put right what once went wrong and hoping each time that its next leap will be the leap home. Wait . . . that?s, um. Aw, screw it,...

    4.5* ?Who knew being a heartless killing machine would present so many moral dilemmas? Our favourite Murderbot is back, this time investigating GrayCris by checking out a seemingly abandonned terraforming space station. Naturally, things don?t go to plan. There are pesky hu...

    3.5 spacial station stars While on transit , Murderbot is still worry about the interest of the news after a one rogue SecUnit , so decides to take another route - this time to uncover some probably cover up of the same company that tried to wrong the group of PreservationAux. So ou...

    4 of 5 stars at The BiblioSanctum https://bibliosanctum.com/2018/08/23/... Murderbot?s back again in Rogue Protocol, the third installment in Martha Wells? series of sci-fi novellas about a rogue A.I. who has broken free of its SecUnit programming, but all it wants is to be left...

    Not only is Murderbot in full snark while looking for more evidence of GrayCris? criminal activity, but Murderbot is also jealous. Not something it has experienced before, so it?s interesting to see as Murderbot must deal with the loved and coddled robot of a human on a terraformin...

    I tried hard to keep this free of spoilers, but I might have failed a little. ?There needs to be an error code that means ?I received your request but decided to ignore you.?? Sassy bot is back! This newest novella is full of increasing levels of snark, sarcasm and mental e...

    Oh, Murderbot. You are such an idiot savant. A security idiot savant. ...

  • Cathy (cathepsut)
    Jul 17, 2018

    Another adventure with my favorite antisocial A.I. aka Murderbot! You'll love or hate the humor but it works for me. Quite frankly, Murderbot could do anything and I would enjoy it. I hadn't loved book 2 but definitely enjoyed book 3. Will get my hands on book 4! ...

    4.5 stars. Review first posted on Fantasy Literature: Martha Wells? endearingly grumpy cyborg Security Unit Murderbot returns with a vengeance in Rogue Protocol, the third novella in the MURDERBOT DIARIES series. In Rogue Protocol, Murderbot heads off to Milu, a deserted terrafor...

    I?m going to stop reviewing these books because I?m not going to lie: this entire volume could be about Murderbot laughing at a cat video and I would enjoy it. I love the questions this series brings up of what makes a human, and I?m increasingly feeling like the answers are comi...

    "Or Miki was a bot who had never been abused or lied to or treated with anything but indulgent kindness. It really thought its humans were its friends, because that's how they treated it. I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private." ...

    The good news is that when the robots rebel and decide to kill us all - because let's face it, it's gonna happen - we may have a surprising super-hero in Murderbot. Our favorite snarky, tv-addicted, misanthrope robot can't seem to help him-or-her self when it comes to saving humans. Ev...

    Urban fantasy has made it to the broken assassinbot AI stage in a big way. Just as much internal monologues as the other field, but this is entirely a corporate/spaceships/planetary colonies kind of popcorn fiction. Is this is as good as the other two delicious entries? I think so. ...

    Niki's Narrative Novella Review [Part 3/4]: I braced myself for this book. My trust in this author and this series was so strong by this point that I just hopped in and buckled up without even asking where we were going. And I was treated to possibly my favorite of the bunch (it?s li...

    I received an advanced reading copy from Tor.com in exchange for an honest review. 4.5 stars. I wish to echo Ann Leckie and simply say "I love Murderbot!" The Murderbot Diaries is indeed shaping up to be a fantastic series of novellas that tick all the right boxes, albeit in a...

    If you're into stuff like this, you can read the full review. Pro- or Anti-Wittgenstein SF: ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ?I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private.? In ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ...

    This was another fun instalment of Martha Wells The Murderbot Diaries novella series. I'm a big fan of Well's capitalist future gone awry sci-fi world and of her memorable and fantastic lead character, the security unit, Murderbot! Our favourite grumpy, socially anxious, security b...

    More Murderbot? Yes please! Murderbot continues on its mission to find evidence to bring down the dodgy company GrayCris and in doing so gets to visit yet another site where the company committed its crimes. And almost inevitably, ends up having to protect a bunch of humans. The inc...

    ROGUE PROTOCOL, the third entry in the Murderbot series was a lot of fun! This volume was a bit slow going at the beginning but once Murderbot got situated and the action started it became very difficult to put down. It is still trying to solve the mystery that started in the first ...

    4.5 stars Another excellent instalment in the Murderbot Diaries that has me anxiously awaiting the fourth and concluding novella in the series. The main character retains the trademark dry humour that makes Rin's voice so appealing to read. The story progresses nicely and continues ...

    A call from Dr. Mensah sends Murderbot back on the trail of GrayCris, the company that tried to kill all the researchers Murderbot was assigned to protect in All Systems Red. GrayCris is still looking to camouflage its alien artifact recovery schemes, so Murderbot is in a good position...

    All Systems Red: ??? Artificial Condition: ??? Once again, I find myself liking this, but not loving it. It's basically, "Murderbot saves the humans and makes friends with whatever A.I./bot/computer is around that day." It's cute. Murderbot almost seems more human than ...

    There is something about an androgynous (even though I think of Murderbot as a she and will refer to her this way in this review) snarky robot that can kill in an instant but has an obsession with serial shows that are essentially soap operas (as far as I can tell). Snarky Murderbot re...

    Episode III, in which our beloved Murderbot continues its search for damning evidence of the GrayCris corporation?s nefarious dealings. Striving to put right what once went wrong and hoping each time that its next leap will be the leap home. Wait . . . that?s, um. Aw, screw it,...

    4.5* ?Who knew being a heartless killing machine would present so many moral dilemmas? Our favourite Murderbot is back, this time investigating GrayCris by checking out a seemingly abandonned terraforming space station. Naturally, things don?t go to plan. There are pesky hu...

    3.5 spacial station stars While on transit , Murderbot is still worry about the interest of the news after a one rogue SecUnit , so decides to take another route - this time to uncover some probably cover up of the same company that tried to wrong the group of PreservationAux. So ou...

    4 of 5 stars at The BiblioSanctum https://bibliosanctum.com/2018/08/23/... Murderbot?s back again in Rogue Protocol, the third installment in Martha Wells? series of sci-fi novellas about a rogue A.I. who has broken free of its SecUnit programming, but all it wants is to be left...

    Not only is Murderbot in full snark while looking for more evidence of GrayCris? criminal activity, but Murderbot is also jealous. Not something it has experienced before, so it?s interesting to see as Murderbot must deal with the loved and coddled robot of a human on a terraformin...

    I tried hard to keep this free of spoilers, but I might have failed a little. ?There needs to be an error code that means ?I received your request but decided to ignore you.?? Sassy bot is back! This newest novella is full of increasing levels of snark, sarcasm and mental e...

  • carol.
    Sep 07, 2017

    Another adventure with my favorite antisocial A.I. aka Murderbot! You'll love or hate the humor but it works for me. Quite frankly, Murderbot could do anything and I would enjoy it. I hadn't loved book 2 but definitely enjoyed book 3. Will get my hands on book 4! ...

    4.5 stars. Review first posted on Fantasy Literature: Martha Wells? endearingly grumpy cyborg Security Unit Murderbot returns with a vengeance in Rogue Protocol, the third novella in the MURDERBOT DIARIES series. In Rogue Protocol, Murderbot heads off to Milu, a deserted terrafor...

    I?m going to stop reviewing these books because I?m not going to lie: this entire volume could be about Murderbot laughing at a cat video and I would enjoy it. I love the questions this series brings up of what makes a human, and I?m increasingly feeling like the answers are comi...

    "Or Miki was a bot who had never been abused or lied to or treated with anything but indulgent kindness. It really thought its humans were its friends, because that's how they treated it. I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private." ...

  • kartik narayanan
    Aug 14, 2018

    Another adventure with my favorite antisocial A.I. aka Murderbot! You'll love or hate the humor but it works for me. Quite frankly, Murderbot could do anything and I would enjoy it. I hadn't loved book 2 but definitely enjoyed book 3. Will get my hands on book 4! ...

    4.5 stars. Review first posted on Fantasy Literature: Martha Wells? endearingly grumpy cyborg Security Unit Murderbot returns with a vengeance in Rogue Protocol, the third novella in the MURDERBOT DIARIES series. In Rogue Protocol, Murderbot heads off to Milu, a deserted terrafor...

    I?m going to stop reviewing these books because I?m not going to lie: this entire volume could be about Murderbot laughing at a cat video and I would enjoy it. I love the questions this series brings up of what makes a human, and I?m increasingly feeling like the answers are comi...

    "Or Miki was a bot who had never been abused or lied to or treated with anything but indulgent kindness. It really thought its humans were its friends, because that's how they treated it. I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private." ...

    The good news is that when the robots rebel and decide to kill us all - because let's face it, it's gonna happen - we may have a surprising super-hero in Murderbot. Our favorite snarky, tv-addicted, misanthrope robot can't seem to help him-or-her self when it comes to saving humans. Ev...

    Urban fantasy has made it to the broken assassinbot AI stage in a big way. Just as much internal monologues as the other field, but this is entirely a corporate/spaceships/planetary colonies kind of popcorn fiction. Is this is as good as the other two delicious entries? I think so. ...

    Niki's Narrative Novella Review [Part 3/4]: I braced myself for this book. My trust in this author and this series was so strong by this point that I just hopped in and buckled up without even asking where we were going. And I was treated to possibly my favorite of the bunch (it?s li...

    I received an advanced reading copy from Tor.com in exchange for an honest review. 4.5 stars. I wish to echo Ann Leckie and simply say "I love Murderbot!" The Murderbot Diaries is indeed shaping up to be a fantastic series of novellas that tick all the right boxes, albeit in a...

    If you're into stuff like this, you can read the full review. Pro- or Anti-Wittgenstein SF: ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ?I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private.? In ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ...

    This was another fun instalment of Martha Wells The Murderbot Diaries novella series. I'm a big fan of Well's capitalist future gone awry sci-fi world and of her memorable and fantastic lead character, the security unit, Murderbot! Our favourite grumpy, socially anxious, security b...

    More Murderbot? Yes please! Murderbot continues on its mission to find evidence to bring down the dodgy company GrayCris and in doing so gets to visit yet another site where the company committed its crimes. And almost inevitably, ends up having to protect a bunch of humans. The inc...

    ROGUE PROTOCOL, the third entry in the Murderbot series was a lot of fun! This volume was a bit slow going at the beginning but once Murderbot got situated and the action started it became very difficult to put down. It is still trying to solve the mystery that started in the first ...

    4.5 stars Another excellent instalment in the Murderbot Diaries that has me anxiously awaiting the fourth and concluding novella in the series. The main character retains the trademark dry humour that makes Rin's voice so appealing to read. The story progresses nicely and continues ...

    A call from Dr. Mensah sends Murderbot back on the trail of GrayCris, the company that tried to kill all the researchers Murderbot was assigned to protect in All Systems Red. GrayCris is still looking to camouflage its alien artifact recovery schemes, so Murderbot is in a good position...

    All Systems Red: ??? Artificial Condition: ??? Once again, I find myself liking this, but not loving it. It's basically, "Murderbot saves the humans and makes friends with whatever A.I./bot/computer is around that day." It's cute. Murderbot almost seems more human than ...

    There is something about an androgynous (even though I think of Murderbot as a she and will refer to her this way in this review) snarky robot that can kill in an instant but has an obsession with serial shows that are essentially soap operas (as far as I can tell). Snarky Murderbot re...

    Episode III, in which our beloved Murderbot continues its search for damning evidence of the GrayCris corporation?s nefarious dealings. Striving to put right what once went wrong and hoping each time that its next leap will be the leap home. Wait . . . that?s, um. Aw, screw it,...

    4.5* ?Who knew being a heartless killing machine would present so many moral dilemmas? Our favourite Murderbot is back, this time investigating GrayCris by checking out a seemingly abandonned terraforming space station. Naturally, things don?t go to plan. There are pesky hu...

    3.5 spacial station stars While on transit , Murderbot is still worry about the interest of the news after a one rogue SecUnit , so decides to take another route - this time to uncover some probably cover up of the same company that tried to wrong the group of PreservationAux. So ou...

    4 of 5 stars at The BiblioSanctum https://bibliosanctum.com/2018/08/23/... Murderbot?s back again in Rogue Protocol, the third installment in Martha Wells? series of sci-fi novellas about a rogue A.I. who has broken free of its SecUnit programming, but all it wants is to be left...

    Not only is Murderbot in full snark while looking for more evidence of GrayCris? criminal activity, but Murderbot is also jealous. Not something it has experienced before, so it?s interesting to see as Murderbot must deal with the loved and coddled robot of a human on a terraformin...

    I tried hard to keep this free of spoilers, but I might have failed a little. ?There needs to be an error code that means ?I received your request but decided to ignore you.?? Sassy bot is back! This newest novella is full of increasing levels of snark, sarcasm and mental e...

    Oh, Murderbot. You are such an idiot savant. A security idiot savant. ...

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. This was another great installment in the series! These stories have been a lot of fun and I have found that each one tells a really big story in a rather small number of pages. Murderbot is on another mission in this i...

    Rogue Protocol continues the trend of exploring a different theme in every movie. This time it about friendship and what it means (I know it sounds a bit My Little Pony-ish but its not) Murderbot meets a robot, Miki, in a team who, while simple, is devoted to the humans and vice ver...

  • Bradley
    Aug 05, 2018

    Another adventure with my favorite antisocial A.I. aka Murderbot! You'll love or hate the humor but it works for me. Quite frankly, Murderbot could do anything and I would enjoy it. I hadn't loved book 2 but definitely enjoyed book 3. Will get my hands on book 4! ...

    4.5 stars. Review first posted on Fantasy Literature: Martha Wells? endearingly grumpy cyborg Security Unit Murderbot returns with a vengeance in Rogue Protocol, the third novella in the MURDERBOT DIARIES series. In Rogue Protocol, Murderbot heads off to Milu, a deserted terrafor...

    I?m going to stop reviewing these books because I?m not going to lie: this entire volume could be about Murderbot laughing at a cat video and I would enjoy it. I love the questions this series brings up of what makes a human, and I?m increasingly feeling like the answers are comi...

    "Or Miki was a bot who had never been abused or lied to or treated with anything but indulgent kindness. It really thought its humans were its friends, because that's how they treated it. I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private." ...

    The good news is that when the robots rebel and decide to kill us all - because let's face it, it's gonna happen - we may have a surprising super-hero in Murderbot. Our favorite snarky, tv-addicted, misanthrope robot can't seem to help him-or-her self when it comes to saving humans. Ev...

    Urban fantasy has made it to the broken assassinbot AI stage in a big way. Just as much internal monologues as the other field, but this is entirely a corporate/spaceships/planetary colonies kind of popcorn fiction. Is this is as good as the other two delicious entries? I think so. ...

  • Mogsy (MMOGC)
    Aug 10, 2018

    Another adventure with my favorite antisocial A.I. aka Murderbot! You'll love or hate the humor but it works for me. Quite frankly, Murderbot could do anything and I would enjoy it. I hadn't loved book 2 but definitely enjoyed book 3. Will get my hands on book 4! ...

    4.5 stars. Review first posted on Fantasy Literature: Martha Wells? endearingly grumpy cyborg Security Unit Murderbot returns with a vengeance in Rogue Protocol, the third novella in the MURDERBOT DIARIES series. In Rogue Protocol, Murderbot heads off to Milu, a deserted terrafor...

    I?m going to stop reviewing these books because I?m not going to lie: this entire volume could be about Murderbot laughing at a cat video and I would enjoy it. I love the questions this series brings up of what makes a human, and I?m increasingly feeling like the answers are comi...

    "Or Miki was a bot who had never been abused or lied to or treated with anything but indulgent kindness. It really thought its humans were its friends, because that's how they treated it. I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private." ...

    The good news is that when the robots rebel and decide to kill us all - because let's face it, it's gonna happen - we may have a surprising super-hero in Murderbot. Our favorite snarky, tv-addicted, misanthrope robot can't seem to help him-or-her self when it comes to saving humans. Ev...

    Urban fantasy has made it to the broken assassinbot AI stage in a big way. Just as much internal monologues as the other field, but this is entirely a corporate/spaceships/planetary colonies kind of popcorn fiction. Is this is as good as the other two delicious entries? I think so. ...

    Niki's Narrative Novella Review [Part 3/4]: I braced myself for this book. My trust in this author and this series was so strong by this point that I just hopped in and buckled up without even asking where we were going. And I was treated to possibly my favorite of the bunch (it?s li...

    I received an advanced reading copy from Tor.com in exchange for an honest review. 4.5 stars. I wish to echo Ann Leckie and simply say "I love Murderbot!" The Murderbot Diaries is indeed shaping up to be a fantastic series of novellas that tick all the right boxes, albeit in a...

    If you're into stuff like this, you can read the full review. Pro- or Anti-Wittgenstein SF: ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ?I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private.? In ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ...

    This was another fun instalment of Martha Wells The Murderbot Diaries novella series. I'm a big fan of Well's capitalist future gone awry sci-fi world and of her memorable and fantastic lead character, the security unit, Murderbot! Our favourite grumpy, socially anxious, security b...

    More Murderbot? Yes please! Murderbot continues on its mission to find evidence to bring down the dodgy company GrayCris and in doing so gets to visit yet another site where the company committed its crimes. And almost inevitably, ends up having to protect a bunch of humans. The inc...

    ROGUE PROTOCOL, the third entry in the Murderbot series was a lot of fun! This volume was a bit slow going at the beginning but once Murderbot got situated and the action started it became very difficult to put down. It is still trying to solve the mystery that started in the first ...

    4.5 stars Another excellent instalment in the Murderbot Diaries that has me anxiously awaiting the fourth and concluding novella in the series. The main character retains the trademark dry humour that makes Rin's voice so appealing to read. The story progresses nicely and continues ...

    A call from Dr. Mensah sends Murderbot back on the trail of GrayCris, the company that tried to kill all the researchers Murderbot was assigned to protect in All Systems Red. GrayCris is still looking to camouflage its alien artifact recovery schemes, so Murderbot is in a good position...

    All Systems Red: ??? Artificial Condition: ??? Once again, I find myself liking this, but not loving it. It's basically, "Murderbot saves the humans and makes friends with whatever A.I./bot/computer is around that day." It's cute. Murderbot almost seems more human than ...

    There is something about an androgynous (even though I think of Murderbot as a she and will refer to her this way in this review) snarky robot that can kill in an instant but has an obsession with serial shows that are essentially soap operas (as far as I can tell). Snarky Murderbot re...

    Episode III, in which our beloved Murderbot continues its search for damning evidence of the GrayCris corporation?s nefarious dealings. Striving to put right what once went wrong and hoping each time that its next leap will be the leap home. Wait . . . that?s, um. Aw, screw it,...

    4.5* ?Who knew being a heartless killing machine would present so many moral dilemmas? Our favourite Murderbot is back, this time investigating GrayCris by checking out a seemingly abandonned terraforming space station. Naturally, things don?t go to plan. There are pesky hu...

    3.5 spacial station stars While on transit , Murderbot is still worry about the interest of the news after a one rogue SecUnit , so decides to take another route - this time to uncover some probably cover up of the same company that tried to wrong the group of PreservationAux. So ou...

    4 of 5 stars at The BiblioSanctum https://bibliosanctum.com/2018/08/23/... Murderbot?s back again in Rogue Protocol, the third installment in Martha Wells? series of sci-fi novellas about a rogue A.I. who has broken free of its SecUnit programming, but all it wants is to be left...

  • Mitticus
    Sep 11, 2018

    Another adventure with my favorite antisocial A.I. aka Murderbot! You'll love or hate the humor but it works for me. Quite frankly, Murderbot could do anything and I would enjoy it. I hadn't loved book 2 but definitely enjoyed book 3. Will get my hands on book 4! ...

    4.5 stars. Review first posted on Fantasy Literature: Martha Wells? endearingly grumpy cyborg Security Unit Murderbot returns with a vengeance in Rogue Protocol, the third novella in the MURDERBOT DIARIES series. In Rogue Protocol, Murderbot heads off to Milu, a deserted terrafor...

    I?m going to stop reviewing these books because I?m not going to lie: this entire volume could be about Murderbot laughing at a cat video and I would enjoy it. I love the questions this series brings up of what makes a human, and I?m increasingly feeling like the answers are comi...

    "Or Miki was a bot who had never been abused or lied to or treated with anything but indulgent kindness. It really thought its humans were its friends, because that's how they treated it. I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private." ...

    The good news is that when the robots rebel and decide to kill us all - because let's face it, it's gonna happen - we may have a surprising super-hero in Murderbot. Our favorite snarky, tv-addicted, misanthrope robot can't seem to help him-or-her self when it comes to saving humans. Ev...

    Urban fantasy has made it to the broken assassinbot AI stage in a big way. Just as much internal monologues as the other field, but this is entirely a corporate/spaceships/planetary colonies kind of popcorn fiction. Is this is as good as the other two delicious entries? I think so. ...

    Niki's Narrative Novella Review [Part 3/4]: I braced myself for this book. My trust in this author and this series was so strong by this point that I just hopped in and buckled up without even asking where we were going. And I was treated to possibly my favorite of the bunch (it?s li...

    I received an advanced reading copy from Tor.com in exchange for an honest review. 4.5 stars. I wish to echo Ann Leckie and simply say "I love Murderbot!" The Murderbot Diaries is indeed shaping up to be a fantastic series of novellas that tick all the right boxes, albeit in a...

    If you're into stuff like this, you can read the full review. Pro- or Anti-Wittgenstein SF: ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ?I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private.? In ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ...

    This was another fun instalment of Martha Wells The Murderbot Diaries novella series. I'm a big fan of Well's capitalist future gone awry sci-fi world and of her memorable and fantastic lead character, the security unit, Murderbot! Our favourite grumpy, socially anxious, security b...

    More Murderbot? Yes please! Murderbot continues on its mission to find evidence to bring down the dodgy company GrayCris and in doing so gets to visit yet another site where the company committed its crimes. And almost inevitably, ends up having to protect a bunch of humans. The inc...

    ROGUE PROTOCOL, the third entry in the Murderbot series was a lot of fun! This volume was a bit slow going at the beginning but once Murderbot got situated and the action started it became very difficult to put down. It is still trying to solve the mystery that started in the first ...

    4.5 stars Another excellent instalment in the Murderbot Diaries that has me anxiously awaiting the fourth and concluding novella in the series. The main character retains the trademark dry humour that makes Rin's voice so appealing to read. The story progresses nicely and continues ...

    A call from Dr. Mensah sends Murderbot back on the trail of GrayCris, the company that tried to kill all the researchers Murderbot was assigned to protect in All Systems Red. GrayCris is still looking to camouflage its alien artifact recovery schemes, so Murderbot is in a good position...

    All Systems Red: ??? Artificial Condition: ??? Once again, I find myself liking this, but not loving it. It's basically, "Murderbot saves the humans and makes friends with whatever A.I./bot/computer is around that day." It's cute. Murderbot almost seems more human than ...

    There is something about an androgynous (even though I think of Murderbot as a she and will refer to her this way in this review) snarky robot that can kill in an instant but has an obsession with serial shows that are essentially soap operas (as far as I can tell). Snarky Murderbot re...

    Episode III, in which our beloved Murderbot continues its search for damning evidence of the GrayCris corporation?s nefarious dealings. Striving to put right what once went wrong and hoping each time that its next leap will be the leap home. Wait . . . that?s, um. Aw, screw it,...

    4.5* ?Who knew being a heartless killing machine would present so many moral dilemmas? Our favourite Murderbot is back, this time investigating GrayCris by checking out a seemingly abandonned terraforming space station. Naturally, things don?t go to plan. There are pesky hu...

    3.5 spacial station stars While on transit , Murderbot is still worry about the interest of the news after a one rogue SecUnit , so decides to take another route - this time to uncover some probably cover up of the same company that tried to wrong the group of PreservationAux. So ou...

  • Beige
    Nov 30, 2018

    Another adventure with my favorite antisocial A.I. aka Murderbot! You'll love or hate the humor but it works for me. Quite frankly, Murderbot could do anything and I would enjoy it. I hadn't loved book 2 but definitely enjoyed book 3. Will get my hands on book 4! ...

    4.5 stars. Review first posted on Fantasy Literature: Martha Wells? endearingly grumpy cyborg Security Unit Murderbot returns with a vengeance in Rogue Protocol, the third novella in the MURDERBOT DIARIES series. In Rogue Protocol, Murderbot heads off to Milu, a deserted terrafor...

    I?m going to stop reviewing these books because I?m not going to lie: this entire volume could be about Murderbot laughing at a cat video and I would enjoy it. I love the questions this series brings up of what makes a human, and I?m increasingly feeling like the answers are comi...

    "Or Miki was a bot who had never been abused or lied to or treated with anything but indulgent kindness. It really thought its humans were its friends, because that's how they treated it. I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private." ...

    The good news is that when the robots rebel and decide to kill us all - because let's face it, it's gonna happen - we may have a surprising super-hero in Murderbot. Our favorite snarky, tv-addicted, misanthrope robot can't seem to help him-or-her self when it comes to saving humans. Ev...

    Urban fantasy has made it to the broken assassinbot AI stage in a big way. Just as much internal monologues as the other field, but this is entirely a corporate/spaceships/planetary colonies kind of popcorn fiction. Is this is as good as the other two delicious entries? I think so. ...

    Niki's Narrative Novella Review [Part 3/4]: I braced myself for this book. My trust in this author and this series was so strong by this point that I just hopped in and buckled up without even asking where we were going. And I was treated to possibly my favorite of the bunch (it?s li...

    I received an advanced reading copy from Tor.com in exchange for an honest review. 4.5 stars. I wish to echo Ann Leckie and simply say "I love Murderbot!" The Murderbot Diaries is indeed shaping up to be a fantastic series of novellas that tick all the right boxes, albeit in a...

    If you're into stuff like this, you can read the full review. Pro- or Anti-Wittgenstein SF: ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ?I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private.? In ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ...

    This was another fun instalment of Martha Wells The Murderbot Diaries novella series. I'm a big fan of Well's capitalist future gone awry sci-fi world and of her memorable and fantastic lead character, the security unit, Murderbot! Our favourite grumpy, socially anxious, security b...

    More Murderbot? Yes please! Murderbot continues on its mission to find evidence to bring down the dodgy company GrayCris and in doing so gets to visit yet another site where the company committed its crimes. And almost inevitably, ends up having to protect a bunch of humans. The inc...

    ROGUE PROTOCOL, the third entry in the Murderbot series was a lot of fun! This volume was a bit slow going at the beginning but once Murderbot got situated and the action started it became very difficult to put down. It is still trying to solve the mystery that started in the first ...

    4.5 stars Another excellent instalment in the Murderbot Diaries that has me anxiously awaiting the fourth and concluding novella in the series. The main character retains the trademark dry humour that makes Rin's voice so appealing to read. The story progresses nicely and continues ...

    A call from Dr. Mensah sends Murderbot back on the trail of GrayCris, the company that tried to kill all the researchers Murderbot was assigned to protect in All Systems Red. GrayCris is still looking to camouflage its alien artifact recovery schemes, so Murderbot is in a good position...

    All Systems Red: ??? Artificial Condition: ??? Once again, I find myself liking this, but not loving it. It's basically, "Murderbot saves the humans and makes friends with whatever A.I./bot/computer is around that day." It's cute. Murderbot almost seems more human than ...

    There is something about an androgynous (even though I think of Murderbot as a she and will refer to her this way in this review) snarky robot that can kill in an instant but has an obsession with serial shows that are essentially soap operas (as far as I can tell). Snarky Murderbot re...

    Episode III, in which our beloved Murderbot continues its search for damning evidence of the GrayCris corporation?s nefarious dealings. Striving to put right what once went wrong and hoping each time that its next leap will be the leap home. Wait . . . that?s, um. Aw, screw it,...

    4.5* ?Who knew being a heartless killing machine would present so many moral dilemmas? Our favourite Murderbot is back, this time investigating GrayCris by checking out a seemingly abandonned terraforming space station. Naturally, things don?t go to plan. There are pesky hu...

    3.5 spacial station stars While on transit , Murderbot is still worry about the interest of the news after a one rogue SecUnit , so decides to take another route - this time to uncover some probably cover up of the same company that tried to wrong the group of PreservationAux. So ou...

    4 of 5 stars at The BiblioSanctum https://bibliosanctum.com/2018/08/23/... Murderbot?s back again in Rogue Protocol, the third installment in Martha Wells? series of sci-fi novellas about a rogue A.I. who has broken free of its SecUnit programming, but all it wants is to be left...

    Not only is Murderbot in full snark while looking for more evidence of GrayCris? criminal activity, but Murderbot is also jealous. Not something it has experienced before, so it?s interesting to see as Murderbot must deal with the loved and coddled robot of a human on a terraformin...

    I tried hard to keep this free of spoilers, but I might have failed a little. ?There needs to be an error code that means ?I received your request but decided to ignore you.?? Sassy bot is back! This newest novella is full of increasing levels of snark, sarcasm and mental e...

    Oh, Murderbot. You are such an idiot savant. A security idiot savant. ...

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. This was another great installment in the series! These stories have been a lot of fun and I have found that each one tells a really big story in a rather small number of pages. Murderbot is on another mission in this i...

    Rogue Protocol continues the trend of exploring a different theme in every movie. This time it about friendship and what it means (I know it sounds a bit My Little Pony-ish but its not) Murderbot meets a robot, Miki, in a team who, while simple, is devoted to the humans and vice ver...

    Rogue Protocol The Murderbot Diaries, Book 3 By: Martha Wells Narrated by: Kevin R. Free This book takes our murderbot on a very dangerous job when it should have been a simple case but thankfully she is no ordinary bot, it is a kick-butt not that may look human but pass for augmen...

    The good thing about pretending to be an augmented human security consultant instead of a construct SecUnit is that you can tell the humans to shut up. Rogue Protocol marks the third short entry in Murderbot's diaries, and once again our favourite anti-social bot has found a way to ...

    4 stars + 1 for extra robot goodness I'm simply loving this series! Upon reflection, I realized just how many of my favourite fictional characters are bots/A.I. so please send any other bot recos my way. ...

  • Fiona
    Sep 10, 2018

    Another adventure with my favorite antisocial A.I. aka Murderbot! You'll love or hate the humor but it works for me. Quite frankly, Murderbot could do anything and I would enjoy it. I hadn't loved book 2 but definitely enjoyed book 3. Will get my hands on book 4! ...

    4.5 stars. Review first posted on Fantasy Literature: Martha Wells? endearingly grumpy cyborg Security Unit Murderbot returns with a vengeance in Rogue Protocol, the third novella in the MURDERBOT DIARIES series. In Rogue Protocol, Murderbot heads off to Milu, a deserted terrafor...

    I?m going to stop reviewing these books because I?m not going to lie: this entire volume could be about Murderbot laughing at a cat video and I would enjoy it. I love the questions this series brings up of what makes a human, and I?m increasingly feeling like the answers are comi...

    "Or Miki was a bot who had never been abused or lied to or treated with anything but indulgent kindness. It really thought its humans were its friends, because that's how they treated it. I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private." ...

    The good news is that when the robots rebel and decide to kill us all - because let's face it, it's gonna happen - we may have a surprising super-hero in Murderbot. Our favorite snarky, tv-addicted, misanthrope robot can't seem to help him-or-her self when it comes to saving humans. Ev...

    Urban fantasy has made it to the broken assassinbot AI stage in a big way. Just as much internal monologues as the other field, but this is entirely a corporate/spaceships/planetary colonies kind of popcorn fiction. Is this is as good as the other two delicious entries? I think so. ...

    Niki's Narrative Novella Review [Part 3/4]: I braced myself for this book. My trust in this author and this series was so strong by this point that I just hopped in and buckled up without even asking where we were going. And I was treated to possibly my favorite of the bunch (it?s li...

    I received an advanced reading copy from Tor.com in exchange for an honest review. 4.5 stars. I wish to echo Ann Leckie and simply say "I love Murderbot!" The Murderbot Diaries is indeed shaping up to be a fantastic series of novellas that tick all the right boxes, albeit in a...

    If you're into stuff like this, you can read the full review. Pro- or Anti-Wittgenstein SF: ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ?I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private.? In ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ...

    This was another fun instalment of Martha Wells The Murderbot Diaries novella series. I'm a big fan of Well's capitalist future gone awry sci-fi world and of her memorable and fantastic lead character, the security unit, Murderbot! Our favourite grumpy, socially anxious, security b...

    More Murderbot? Yes please! Murderbot continues on its mission to find evidence to bring down the dodgy company GrayCris and in doing so gets to visit yet another site where the company committed its crimes. And almost inevitably, ends up having to protect a bunch of humans. The inc...

    ROGUE PROTOCOL, the third entry in the Murderbot series was a lot of fun! This volume was a bit slow going at the beginning but once Murderbot got situated and the action started it became very difficult to put down. It is still trying to solve the mystery that started in the first ...

    4.5 stars Another excellent instalment in the Murderbot Diaries that has me anxiously awaiting the fourth and concluding novella in the series. The main character retains the trademark dry humour that makes Rin's voice so appealing to read. The story progresses nicely and continues ...

    A call from Dr. Mensah sends Murderbot back on the trail of GrayCris, the company that tried to kill all the researchers Murderbot was assigned to protect in All Systems Red. GrayCris is still looking to camouflage its alien artifact recovery schemes, so Murderbot is in a good position...

    All Systems Red: ??? Artificial Condition: ??? Once again, I find myself liking this, but not loving it. It's basically, "Murderbot saves the humans and makes friends with whatever A.I./bot/computer is around that day." It's cute. Murderbot almost seems more human than ...

    There is something about an androgynous (even though I think of Murderbot as a she and will refer to her this way in this review) snarky robot that can kill in an instant but has an obsession with serial shows that are essentially soap operas (as far as I can tell). Snarky Murderbot re...

    Episode III, in which our beloved Murderbot continues its search for damning evidence of the GrayCris corporation?s nefarious dealings. Striving to put right what once went wrong and hoping each time that its next leap will be the leap home. Wait . . . that?s, um. Aw, screw it,...

    4.5* ?Who knew being a heartless killing machine would present so many moral dilemmas? Our favourite Murderbot is back, this time investigating GrayCris by checking out a seemingly abandonned terraforming space station. Naturally, things don?t go to plan. There are pesky hu...

    3.5 spacial station stars While on transit , Murderbot is still worry about the interest of the news after a one rogue SecUnit , so decides to take another route - this time to uncover some probably cover up of the same company that tried to wrong the group of PreservationAux. So ou...

    4 of 5 stars at The BiblioSanctum https://bibliosanctum.com/2018/08/23/... Murderbot?s back again in Rogue Protocol, the third installment in Martha Wells? series of sci-fi novellas about a rogue A.I. who has broken free of its SecUnit programming, but all it wants is to be left...

    Not only is Murderbot in full snark while looking for more evidence of GrayCris? criminal activity, but Murderbot is also jealous. Not something it has experienced before, so it?s interesting to see as Murderbot must deal with the loved and coddled robot of a human on a terraformin...

    I tried hard to keep this free of spoilers, but I might have failed a little. ?There needs to be an error code that means ?I received your request but decided to ignore you.?? Sassy bot is back! This newest novella is full of increasing levels of snark, sarcasm and mental e...

    Oh, Murderbot. You are such an idiot savant. A security idiot savant. ...

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. This was another great installment in the series! These stories have been a lot of fun and I have found that each one tells a really big story in a rather small number of pages. Murderbot is on another mission in this i...

    Rogue Protocol continues the trend of exploring a different theme in every movie. This time it about friendship and what it means (I know it sounds a bit My Little Pony-ish but its not) Murderbot meets a robot, Miki, in a team who, while simple, is devoted to the humans and vice ver...

    Rogue Protocol The Murderbot Diaries, Book 3 By: Martha Wells Narrated by: Kevin R. Free This book takes our murderbot on a very dangerous job when it should have been a simple case but thankfully she is no ordinary bot, it is a kick-butt not that may look human but pass for augmen...

    The good thing about pretending to be an augmented human security consultant instead of a construct SecUnit is that you can tell the humans to shut up. Rogue Protocol marks the third short entry in Murderbot's diaries, and once again our favourite anti-social bot has found a way to ...

  • Carole (Carole's Random Life in Books)
    Sep 20, 2018

    Another adventure with my favorite antisocial A.I. aka Murderbot! You'll love or hate the humor but it works for me. Quite frankly, Murderbot could do anything and I would enjoy it. I hadn't loved book 2 but definitely enjoyed book 3. Will get my hands on book 4! ...

    4.5 stars. Review first posted on Fantasy Literature: Martha Wells? endearingly grumpy cyborg Security Unit Murderbot returns with a vengeance in Rogue Protocol, the third novella in the MURDERBOT DIARIES series. In Rogue Protocol, Murderbot heads off to Milu, a deserted terrafor...

    I?m going to stop reviewing these books because I?m not going to lie: this entire volume could be about Murderbot laughing at a cat video and I would enjoy it. I love the questions this series brings up of what makes a human, and I?m increasingly feeling like the answers are comi...

    "Or Miki was a bot who had never been abused or lied to or treated with anything but indulgent kindness. It really thought its humans were its friends, because that's how they treated it. I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private." ...

    The good news is that when the robots rebel and decide to kill us all - because let's face it, it's gonna happen - we may have a surprising super-hero in Murderbot. Our favorite snarky, tv-addicted, misanthrope robot can't seem to help him-or-her self when it comes to saving humans. Ev...

    Urban fantasy has made it to the broken assassinbot AI stage in a big way. Just as much internal monologues as the other field, but this is entirely a corporate/spaceships/planetary colonies kind of popcorn fiction. Is this is as good as the other two delicious entries? I think so. ...

    Niki's Narrative Novella Review [Part 3/4]: I braced myself for this book. My trust in this author and this series was so strong by this point that I just hopped in and buckled up without even asking where we were going. And I was treated to possibly my favorite of the bunch (it?s li...

    I received an advanced reading copy from Tor.com in exchange for an honest review. 4.5 stars. I wish to echo Ann Leckie and simply say "I love Murderbot!" The Murderbot Diaries is indeed shaping up to be a fantastic series of novellas that tick all the right boxes, albeit in a...

    If you're into stuff like this, you can read the full review. Pro- or Anti-Wittgenstein SF: ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ?I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private.? In ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ...

    This was another fun instalment of Martha Wells The Murderbot Diaries novella series. I'm a big fan of Well's capitalist future gone awry sci-fi world and of her memorable and fantastic lead character, the security unit, Murderbot! Our favourite grumpy, socially anxious, security b...

    More Murderbot? Yes please! Murderbot continues on its mission to find evidence to bring down the dodgy company GrayCris and in doing so gets to visit yet another site where the company committed its crimes. And almost inevitably, ends up having to protect a bunch of humans. The inc...

    ROGUE PROTOCOL, the third entry in the Murderbot series was a lot of fun! This volume was a bit slow going at the beginning but once Murderbot got situated and the action started it became very difficult to put down. It is still trying to solve the mystery that started in the first ...

    4.5 stars Another excellent instalment in the Murderbot Diaries that has me anxiously awaiting the fourth and concluding novella in the series. The main character retains the trademark dry humour that makes Rin's voice so appealing to read. The story progresses nicely and continues ...

    A call from Dr. Mensah sends Murderbot back on the trail of GrayCris, the company that tried to kill all the researchers Murderbot was assigned to protect in All Systems Red. GrayCris is still looking to camouflage its alien artifact recovery schemes, so Murderbot is in a good position...

    All Systems Red: ??? Artificial Condition: ??? Once again, I find myself liking this, but not loving it. It's basically, "Murderbot saves the humans and makes friends with whatever A.I./bot/computer is around that day." It's cute. Murderbot almost seems more human than ...

    There is something about an androgynous (even though I think of Murderbot as a she and will refer to her this way in this review) snarky robot that can kill in an instant but has an obsession with serial shows that are essentially soap operas (as far as I can tell). Snarky Murderbot re...

    Episode III, in which our beloved Murderbot continues its search for damning evidence of the GrayCris corporation?s nefarious dealings. Striving to put right what once went wrong and hoping each time that its next leap will be the leap home. Wait . . . that?s, um. Aw, screw it,...

    4.5* ?Who knew being a heartless killing machine would present so many moral dilemmas? Our favourite Murderbot is back, this time investigating GrayCris by checking out a seemingly abandonned terraforming space station. Naturally, things don?t go to plan. There are pesky hu...

    3.5 spacial station stars While on transit , Murderbot is still worry about the interest of the news after a one rogue SecUnit , so decides to take another route - this time to uncover some probably cover up of the same company that tried to wrong the group of PreservationAux. So ou...

    4 of 5 stars at The BiblioSanctum https://bibliosanctum.com/2018/08/23/... Murderbot?s back again in Rogue Protocol, the third installment in Martha Wells? series of sci-fi novellas about a rogue A.I. who has broken free of its SecUnit programming, but all it wants is to be left...

    Not only is Murderbot in full snark while looking for more evidence of GrayCris? criminal activity, but Murderbot is also jealous. Not something it has experienced before, so it?s interesting to see as Murderbot must deal with the loved and coddled robot of a human on a terraformin...

    I tried hard to keep this free of spoilers, but I might have failed a little. ?There needs to be an error code that means ?I received your request but decided to ignore you.?? Sassy bot is back! This newest novella is full of increasing levels of snark, sarcasm and mental e...

    Oh, Murderbot. You are such an idiot savant. A security idiot savant. ...

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. This was another great installment in the series! These stories have been a lot of fun and I have found that each one tells a really big story in a rather small number of pages. Murderbot is on another mission in this i...

  • Char (Tacky Genre Buff)
    Aug 08, 2018

    Another adventure with my favorite antisocial A.I. aka Murderbot! You'll love or hate the humor but it works for me. Quite frankly, Murderbot could do anything and I would enjoy it. I hadn't loved book 2 but definitely enjoyed book 3. Will get my hands on book 4! ...

    4.5 stars. Review first posted on Fantasy Literature: Martha Wells? endearingly grumpy cyborg Security Unit Murderbot returns with a vengeance in Rogue Protocol, the third novella in the MURDERBOT DIARIES series. In Rogue Protocol, Murderbot heads off to Milu, a deserted terrafor...

    I?m going to stop reviewing these books because I?m not going to lie: this entire volume could be about Murderbot laughing at a cat video and I would enjoy it. I love the questions this series brings up of what makes a human, and I?m increasingly feeling like the answers are comi...

    "Or Miki was a bot who had never been abused or lied to or treated with anything but indulgent kindness. It really thought its humans were its friends, because that's how they treated it. I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private." ...

    The good news is that when the robots rebel and decide to kill us all - because let's face it, it's gonna happen - we may have a surprising super-hero in Murderbot. Our favorite snarky, tv-addicted, misanthrope robot can't seem to help him-or-her self when it comes to saving humans. Ev...

    Urban fantasy has made it to the broken assassinbot AI stage in a big way. Just as much internal monologues as the other field, but this is entirely a corporate/spaceships/planetary colonies kind of popcorn fiction. Is this is as good as the other two delicious entries? I think so. ...

    Niki's Narrative Novella Review [Part 3/4]: I braced myself for this book. My trust in this author and this series was so strong by this point that I just hopped in and buckled up without even asking where we were going. And I was treated to possibly my favorite of the bunch (it?s li...

    I received an advanced reading copy from Tor.com in exchange for an honest review. 4.5 stars. I wish to echo Ann Leckie and simply say "I love Murderbot!" The Murderbot Diaries is indeed shaping up to be a fantastic series of novellas that tick all the right boxes, albeit in a...

    If you're into stuff like this, you can read the full review. Pro- or Anti-Wittgenstein SF: ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ?I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private.? In ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ...

    This was another fun instalment of Martha Wells The Murderbot Diaries novella series. I'm a big fan of Well's capitalist future gone awry sci-fi world and of her memorable and fantastic lead character, the security unit, Murderbot! Our favourite grumpy, socially anxious, security b...

    More Murderbot? Yes please! Murderbot continues on its mission to find evidence to bring down the dodgy company GrayCris and in doing so gets to visit yet another site where the company committed its crimes. And almost inevitably, ends up having to protect a bunch of humans. The inc...

    ROGUE PROTOCOL, the third entry in the Murderbot series was a lot of fun! This volume was a bit slow going at the beginning but once Murderbot got situated and the action started it became very difficult to put down. It is still trying to solve the mystery that started in the first ...

  • Mel (Epic Reading)
    Jan 24, 2019

    Another adventure with my favorite antisocial A.I. aka Murderbot! You'll love or hate the humor but it works for me. Quite frankly, Murderbot could do anything and I would enjoy it. I hadn't loved book 2 but definitely enjoyed book 3. Will get my hands on book 4! ...

    4.5 stars. Review first posted on Fantasy Literature: Martha Wells? endearingly grumpy cyborg Security Unit Murderbot returns with a vengeance in Rogue Protocol, the third novella in the MURDERBOT DIARIES series. In Rogue Protocol, Murderbot heads off to Milu, a deserted terrafor...

    I?m going to stop reviewing these books because I?m not going to lie: this entire volume could be about Murderbot laughing at a cat video and I would enjoy it. I love the questions this series brings up of what makes a human, and I?m increasingly feeling like the answers are comi...

    "Or Miki was a bot who had never been abused or lied to or treated with anything but indulgent kindness. It really thought its humans were its friends, because that's how they treated it. I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private." ...

    The good news is that when the robots rebel and decide to kill us all - because let's face it, it's gonna happen - we may have a surprising super-hero in Murderbot. Our favorite snarky, tv-addicted, misanthrope robot can't seem to help him-or-her self when it comes to saving humans. Ev...

    Urban fantasy has made it to the broken assassinbot AI stage in a big way. Just as much internal monologues as the other field, but this is entirely a corporate/spaceships/planetary colonies kind of popcorn fiction. Is this is as good as the other two delicious entries? I think so. ...

    Niki's Narrative Novella Review [Part 3/4]: I braced myself for this book. My trust in this author and this series was so strong by this point that I just hopped in and buckled up without even asking where we were going. And I was treated to possibly my favorite of the bunch (it?s li...

    I received an advanced reading copy from Tor.com in exchange for an honest review. 4.5 stars. I wish to echo Ann Leckie and simply say "I love Murderbot!" The Murderbot Diaries is indeed shaping up to be a fantastic series of novellas that tick all the right boxes, albeit in a...

    If you're into stuff like this, you can read the full review. Pro- or Anti-Wittgenstein SF: ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ?I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private.? In ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ...

    This was another fun instalment of Martha Wells The Murderbot Diaries novella series. I'm a big fan of Well's capitalist future gone awry sci-fi world and of her memorable and fantastic lead character, the security unit, Murderbot! Our favourite grumpy, socially anxious, security b...

    More Murderbot? Yes please! Murderbot continues on its mission to find evidence to bring down the dodgy company GrayCris and in doing so gets to visit yet another site where the company committed its crimes. And almost inevitably, ends up having to protect a bunch of humans. The inc...

    ROGUE PROTOCOL, the third entry in the Murderbot series was a lot of fun! This volume was a bit slow going at the beginning but once Murderbot got situated and the action started it became very difficult to put down. It is still trying to solve the mystery that started in the first ...

    4.5 stars Another excellent instalment in the Murderbot Diaries that has me anxiously awaiting the fourth and concluding novella in the series. The main character retains the trademark dry humour that makes Rin's voice so appealing to read. The story progresses nicely and continues ...

    A call from Dr. Mensah sends Murderbot back on the trail of GrayCris, the company that tried to kill all the researchers Murderbot was assigned to protect in All Systems Red. GrayCris is still looking to camouflage its alien artifact recovery schemes, so Murderbot is in a good position...

    All Systems Red: ??? Artificial Condition: ??? Once again, I find myself liking this, but not loving it. It's basically, "Murderbot saves the humans and makes friends with whatever A.I./bot/computer is around that day." It's cute. Murderbot almost seems more human than ...

    There is something about an androgynous (even though I think of Murderbot as a she and will refer to her this way in this review) snarky robot that can kill in an instant but has an obsession with serial shows that are essentially soap operas (as far as I can tell). Snarky Murderbot re...

  • Gavin
    Aug 13, 2018

    Another adventure with my favorite antisocial A.I. aka Murderbot! You'll love or hate the humor but it works for me. Quite frankly, Murderbot could do anything and I would enjoy it. I hadn't loved book 2 but definitely enjoyed book 3. Will get my hands on book 4! ...

    4.5 stars. Review first posted on Fantasy Literature: Martha Wells? endearingly grumpy cyborg Security Unit Murderbot returns with a vengeance in Rogue Protocol, the third novella in the MURDERBOT DIARIES series. In Rogue Protocol, Murderbot heads off to Milu, a deserted terrafor...

    I?m going to stop reviewing these books because I?m not going to lie: this entire volume could be about Murderbot laughing at a cat video and I would enjoy it. I love the questions this series brings up of what makes a human, and I?m increasingly feeling like the answers are comi...

    "Or Miki was a bot who had never been abused or lied to or treated with anything but indulgent kindness. It really thought its humans were its friends, because that's how they treated it. I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private." ...

    The good news is that when the robots rebel and decide to kill us all - because let's face it, it's gonna happen - we may have a surprising super-hero in Murderbot. Our favorite snarky, tv-addicted, misanthrope robot can't seem to help him-or-her self when it comes to saving humans. Ev...

    Urban fantasy has made it to the broken assassinbot AI stage in a big way. Just as much internal monologues as the other field, but this is entirely a corporate/spaceships/planetary colonies kind of popcorn fiction. Is this is as good as the other two delicious entries? I think so. ...

    Niki's Narrative Novella Review [Part 3/4]: I braced myself for this book. My trust in this author and this series was so strong by this point that I just hopped in and buckled up without even asking where we were going. And I was treated to possibly my favorite of the bunch (it?s li...

    I received an advanced reading copy from Tor.com in exchange for an honest review. 4.5 stars. I wish to echo Ann Leckie and simply say "I love Murderbot!" The Murderbot Diaries is indeed shaping up to be a fantastic series of novellas that tick all the right boxes, albeit in a...

    If you're into stuff like this, you can read the full review. Pro- or Anti-Wittgenstein SF: ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ?I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private.? In ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ...

    This was another fun instalment of Martha Wells The Murderbot Diaries novella series. I'm a big fan of Well's capitalist future gone awry sci-fi world and of her memorable and fantastic lead character, the security unit, Murderbot! Our favourite grumpy, socially anxious, security b...

  • Tadiana ✩Night Owl☽
    Jun 05, 2018

    Another adventure with my favorite antisocial A.I. aka Murderbot! You'll love or hate the humor but it works for me. Quite frankly, Murderbot could do anything and I would enjoy it. I hadn't loved book 2 but definitely enjoyed book 3. Will get my hands on book 4! ...

    4.5 stars. Review first posted on Fantasy Literature: Martha Wells? endearingly grumpy cyborg Security Unit Murderbot returns with a vengeance in Rogue Protocol, the third novella in the MURDERBOT DIARIES series. In Rogue Protocol, Murderbot heads off to Milu, a deserted terrafor...

  • Lindsay
    Aug 13, 2018

    Another adventure with my favorite antisocial A.I. aka Murderbot! You'll love or hate the humor but it works for me. Quite frankly, Murderbot could do anything and I would enjoy it. I hadn't loved book 2 but definitely enjoyed book 3. Will get my hands on book 4! ...

    4.5 stars. Review first posted on Fantasy Literature: Martha Wells? endearingly grumpy cyborg Security Unit Murderbot returns with a vengeance in Rogue Protocol, the third novella in the MURDERBOT DIARIES series. In Rogue Protocol, Murderbot heads off to Milu, a deserted terrafor...

    I?m going to stop reviewing these books because I?m not going to lie: this entire volume could be about Murderbot laughing at a cat video and I would enjoy it. I love the questions this series brings up of what makes a human, and I?m increasingly feeling like the answers are comi...

    "Or Miki was a bot who had never been abused or lied to or treated with anything but indulgent kindness. It really thought its humans were its friends, because that's how they treated it. I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private." ...

    The good news is that when the robots rebel and decide to kill us all - because let's face it, it's gonna happen - we may have a surprising super-hero in Murderbot. Our favorite snarky, tv-addicted, misanthrope robot can't seem to help him-or-her self when it comes to saving humans. Ev...

    Urban fantasy has made it to the broken assassinbot AI stage in a big way. Just as much internal monologues as the other field, but this is entirely a corporate/spaceships/planetary colonies kind of popcorn fiction. Is this is as good as the other two delicious entries? I think so. ...

    Niki's Narrative Novella Review [Part 3/4]: I braced myself for this book. My trust in this author and this series was so strong by this point that I just hopped in and buckled up without even asking where we were going. And I was treated to possibly my favorite of the bunch (it?s li...

    I received an advanced reading copy from Tor.com in exchange for an honest review. 4.5 stars. I wish to echo Ann Leckie and simply say "I love Murderbot!" The Murderbot Diaries is indeed shaping up to be a fantastic series of novellas that tick all the right boxes, albeit in a...

    If you're into stuff like this, you can read the full review. Pro- or Anti-Wittgenstein SF: ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ?I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private.? In ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ...

    This was another fun instalment of Martha Wells The Murderbot Diaries novella series. I'm a big fan of Well's capitalist future gone awry sci-fi world and of her memorable and fantastic lead character, the security unit, Murderbot! Our favourite grumpy, socially anxious, security b...

    More Murderbot? Yes please! Murderbot continues on its mission to find evidence to bring down the dodgy company GrayCris and in doing so gets to visit yet another site where the company committed its crimes. And almost inevitably, ends up having to protect a bunch of humans. The inc...

  • Veronique
    Aug 11, 2018

    Another adventure with my favorite antisocial A.I. aka Murderbot! You'll love or hate the humor but it works for me. Quite frankly, Murderbot could do anything and I would enjoy it. I hadn't loved book 2 but definitely enjoyed book 3. Will get my hands on book 4! ...

    4.5 stars. Review first posted on Fantasy Literature: Martha Wells? endearingly grumpy cyborg Security Unit Murderbot returns with a vengeance in Rogue Protocol, the third novella in the MURDERBOT DIARIES series. In Rogue Protocol, Murderbot heads off to Milu, a deserted terrafor...

    I?m going to stop reviewing these books because I?m not going to lie: this entire volume could be about Murderbot laughing at a cat video and I would enjoy it. I love the questions this series brings up of what makes a human, and I?m increasingly feeling like the answers are comi...

    "Or Miki was a bot who had never been abused or lied to or treated with anything but indulgent kindness. It really thought its humans were its friends, because that's how they treated it. I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private." ...

    The good news is that when the robots rebel and decide to kill us all - because let's face it, it's gonna happen - we may have a surprising super-hero in Murderbot. Our favorite snarky, tv-addicted, misanthrope robot can't seem to help him-or-her self when it comes to saving humans. Ev...

    Urban fantasy has made it to the broken assassinbot AI stage in a big way. Just as much internal monologues as the other field, but this is entirely a corporate/spaceships/planetary colonies kind of popcorn fiction. Is this is as good as the other two delicious entries? I think so. ...

    Niki's Narrative Novella Review [Part 3/4]: I braced myself for this book. My trust in this author and this series was so strong by this point that I just hopped in and buckled up without even asking where we were going. And I was treated to possibly my favorite of the bunch (it?s li...

    I received an advanced reading copy from Tor.com in exchange for an honest review. 4.5 stars. I wish to echo Ann Leckie and simply say "I love Murderbot!" The Murderbot Diaries is indeed shaping up to be a fantastic series of novellas that tick all the right boxes, albeit in a...

    If you're into stuff like this, you can read the full review. Pro- or Anti-Wittgenstein SF: ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ?I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private.? In ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ...

    This was another fun instalment of Martha Wells The Murderbot Diaries novella series. I'm a big fan of Well's capitalist future gone awry sci-fi world and of her memorable and fantastic lead character, the security unit, Murderbot! Our favourite grumpy, socially anxious, security b...

    More Murderbot? Yes please! Murderbot continues on its mission to find evidence to bring down the dodgy company GrayCris and in doing so gets to visit yet another site where the company committed its crimes. And almost inevitably, ends up having to protect a bunch of humans. The inc...

    ROGUE PROTOCOL, the third entry in the Murderbot series was a lot of fun! This volume was a bit slow going at the beginning but once Murderbot got situated and the action started it became very difficult to put down. It is still trying to solve the mystery that started in the first ...

    4.5 stars Another excellent instalment in the Murderbot Diaries that has me anxiously awaiting the fourth and concluding novella in the series. The main character retains the trademark dry humour that makes Rin's voice so appealing to read. The story progresses nicely and continues ...

    A call from Dr. Mensah sends Murderbot back on the trail of GrayCris, the company that tried to kill all the researchers Murderbot was assigned to protect in All Systems Red. GrayCris is still looking to camouflage its alien artifact recovery schemes, so Murderbot is in a good position...

    All Systems Red: ??? Artificial Condition: ??? Once again, I find myself liking this, but not loving it. It's basically, "Murderbot saves the humans and makes friends with whatever A.I./bot/computer is around that day." It's cute. Murderbot almost seems more human than ...

    There is something about an androgynous (even though I think of Murderbot as a she and will refer to her this way in this review) snarky robot that can kill in an instant but has an obsession with serial shows that are essentially soap operas (as far as I can tell). Snarky Murderbot re...

    Episode III, in which our beloved Murderbot continues its search for damning evidence of the GrayCris corporation?s nefarious dealings. Striving to put right what once went wrong and hoping each time that its next leap will be the leap home. Wait . . . that?s, um. Aw, screw it,...

    4.5* ?Who knew being a heartless killing machine would present so many moral dilemmas? Our favourite Murderbot is back, this time investigating GrayCris by checking out a seemingly abandonned terraforming space station. Naturally, things don?t go to plan. There are pesky hu...

  • Lata
    Aug 31, 2018

    Another adventure with my favorite antisocial A.I. aka Murderbot! You'll love or hate the humor but it works for me. Quite frankly, Murderbot could do anything and I would enjoy it. I hadn't loved book 2 but definitely enjoyed book 3. Will get my hands on book 4! ...

    4.5 stars. Review first posted on Fantasy Literature: Martha Wells? endearingly grumpy cyborg Security Unit Murderbot returns with a vengeance in Rogue Protocol, the third novella in the MURDERBOT DIARIES series. In Rogue Protocol, Murderbot heads off to Milu, a deserted terrafor...

    I?m going to stop reviewing these books because I?m not going to lie: this entire volume could be about Murderbot laughing at a cat video and I would enjoy it. I love the questions this series brings up of what makes a human, and I?m increasingly feeling like the answers are comi...

    "Or Miki was a bot who had never been abused or lied to or treated with anything but indulgent kindness. It really thought its humans were its friends, because that's how they treated it. I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private." ...

    The good news is that when the robots rebel and decide to kill us all - because let's face it, it's gonna happen - we may have a surprising super-hero in Murderbot. Our favorite snarky, tv-addicted, misanthrope robot can't seem to help him-or-her self when it comes to saving humans. Ev...

    Urban fantasy has made it to the broken assassinbot AI stage in a big way. Just as much internal monologues as the other field, but this is entirely a corporate/spaceships/planetary colonies kind of popcorn fiction. Is this is as good as the other two delicious entries? I think so. ...

    Niki's Narrative Novella Review [Part 3/4]: I braced myself for this book. My trust in this author and this series was so strong by this point that I just hopped in and buckled up without even asking where we were going. And I was treated to possibly my favorite of the bunch (it?s li...

    I received an advanced reading copy from Tor.com in exchange for an honest review. 4.5 stars. I wish to echo Ann Leckie and simply say "I love Murderbot!" The Murderbot Diaries is indeed shaping up to be a fantastic series of novellas that tick all the right boxes, albeit in a...

    If you're into stuff like this, you can read the full review. Pro- or Anti-Wittgenstein SF: ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ?I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private.? In ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ...

    This was another fun instalment of Martha Wells The Murderbot Diaries novella series. I'm a big fan of Well's capitalist future gone awry sci-fi world and of her memorable and fantastic lead character, the security unit, Murderbot! Our favourite grumpy, socially anxious, security b...

    More Murderbot? Yes please! Murderbot continues on its mission to find evidence to bring down the dodgy company GrayCris and in doing so gets to visit yet another site where the company committed its crimes. And almost inevitably, ends up having to protect a bunch of humans. The inc...

    ROGUE PROTOCOL, the third entry in the Murderbot series was a lot of fun! This volume was a bit slow going at the beginning but once Murderbot got situated and the action started it became very difficult to put down. It is still trying to solve the mystery that started in the first ...

    4.5 stars Another excellent instalment in the Murderbot Diaries that has me anxiously awaiting the fourth and concluding novella in the series. The main character retains the trademark dry humour that makes Rin's voice so appealing to read. The story progresses nicely and continues ...

    A call from Dr. Mensah sends Murderbot back on the trail of GrayCris, the company that tried to kill all the researchers Murderbot was assigned to protect in All Systems Red. GrayCris is still looking to camouflage its alien artifact recovery schemes, so Murderbot is in a good position...

    All Systems Red: ??? Artificial Condition: ??? Once again, I find myself liking this, but not loving it. It's basically, "Murderbot saves the humans and makes friends with whatever A.I./bot/computer is around that day." It's cute. Murderbot almost seems more human than ...

    There is something about an androgynous (even though I think of Murderbot as a she and will refer to her this way in this review) snarky robot that can kill in an instant but has an obsession with serial shows that are essentially soap operas (as far as I can tell). Snarky Murderbot re...

    Episode III, in which our beloved Murderbot continues its search for damning evidence of the GrayCris corporation?s nefarious dealings. Striving to put right what once went wrong and hoping each time that its next leap will be the leap home. Wait . . . that?s, um. Aw, screw it,...

    4.5* ?Who knew being a heartless killing machine would present so many moral dilemmas? Our favourite Murderbot is back, this time investigating GrayCris by checking out a seemingly abandonned terraforming space station. Naturally, things don?t go to plan. There are pesky hu...

    3.5 spacial station stars While on transit , Murderbot is still worry about the interest of the news after a one rogue SecUnit , so decides to take another route - this time to uncover some probably cover up of the same company that tried to wrong the group of PreservationAux. So ou...

    4 of 5 stars at The BiblioSanctum https://bibliosanctum.com/2018/08/23/... Murderbot?s back again in Rogue Protocol, the third installment in Martha Wells? series of sci-fi novellas about a rogue A.I. who has broken free of its SecUnit programming, but all it wants is to be left...

    Not only is Murderbot in full snark while looking for more evidence of GrayCris? criminal activity, but Murderbot is also jealous. Not something it has experienced before, so it?s interesting to see as Murderbot must deal with the loved and coddled robot of a human on a terraformin...

  • Niki Hawkes - The Obsessive Bookseller
    Jun 12, 2018

    Another adventure with my favorite antisocial A.I. aka Murderbot! You'll love or hate the humor but it works for me. Quite frankly, Murderbot could do anything and I would enjoy it. I hadn't loved book 2 but definitely enjoyed book 3. Will get my hands on book 4! ...

    4.5 stars. Review first posted on Fantasy Literature: Martha Wells? endearingly grumpy cyborg Security Unit Murderbot returns with a vengeance in Rogue Protocol, the third novella in the MURDERBOT DIARIES series. In Rogue Protocol, Murderbot heads off to Milu, a deserted terrafor...

    I?m going to stop reviewing these books because I?m not going to lie: this entire volume could be about Murderbot laughing at a cat video and I would enjoy it. I love the questions this series brings up of what makes a human, and I?m increasingly feeling like the answers are comi...

    "Or Miki was a bot who had never been abused or lied to or treated with anything but indulgent kindness. It really thought its humans were its friends, because that's how they treated it. I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private." ...

    The good news is that when the robots rebel and decide to kill us all - because let's face it, it's gonna happen - we may have a surprising super-hero in Murderbot. Our favorite snarky, tv-addicted, misanthrope robot can't seem to help him-or-her self when it comes to saving humans. Ev...

    Urban fantasy has made it to the broken assassinbot AI stage in a big way. Just as much internal monologues as the other field, but this is entirely a corporate/spaceships/planetary colonies kind of popcorn fiction. Is this is as good as the other two delicious entries? I think so. ...

    Niki's Narrative Novella Review [Part 3/4]: I braced myself for this book. My trust in this author and this series was so strong by this point that I just hopped in and buckled up without even asking where we were going. And I was treated to possibly my favorite of the bunch (it?s li...

  • Evelina | AvalinahsBooks
    Aug 07, 2018

    Another adventure with my favorite antisocial A.I. aka Murderbot! You'll love or hate the humor but it works for me. Quite frankly, Murderbot could do anything and I would enjoy it. I hadn't loved book 2 but definitely enjoyed book 3. Will get my hands on book 4! ...

    4.5 stars. Review first posted on Fantasy Literature: Martha Wells? endearingly grumpy cyborg Security Unit Murderbot returns with a vengeance in Rogue Protocol, the third novella in the MURDERBOT DIARIES series. In Rogue Protocol, Murderbot heads off to Milu, a deserted terrafor...

    I?m going to stop reviewing these books because I?m not going to lie: this entire volume could be about Murderbot laughing at a cat video and I would enjoy it. I love the questions this series brings up of what makes a human, and I?m increasingly feeling like the answers are comi...

    "Or Miki was a bot who had never been abused or lied to or treated with anything but indulgent kindness. It really thought its humans were its friends, because that's how they treated it. I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private." ...

    The good news is that when the robots rebel and decide to kill us all - because let's face it, it's gonna happen - we may have a surprising super-hero in Murderbot. Our favorite snarky, tv-addicted, misanthrope robot can't seem to help him-or-her self when it comes to saving humans. Ev...

    Urban fantasy has made it to the broken assassinbot AI stage in a big way. Just as much internal monologues as the other field, but this is entirely a corporate/spaceships/planetary colonies kind of popcorn fiction. Is this is as good as the other two delicious entries? I think so. ...

    Niki's Narrative Novella Review [Part 3/4]: I braced myself for this book. My trust in this author and this series was so strong by this point that I just hopped in and buckled up without even asking where we were going. And I was treated to possibly my favorite of the bunch (it?s li...

    I received an advanced reading copy from Tor.com in exchange for an honest review. 4.5 stars. I wish to echo Ann Leckie and simply say "I love Murderbot!" The Murderbot Diaries is indeed shaping up to be a fantastic series of novellas that tick all the right boxes, albeit in a...

    If you're into stuff like this, you can read the full review. Pro- or Anti-Wittgenstein SF: ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ?I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private.? In ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ...

    This was another fun instalment of Martha Wells The Murderbot Diaries novella series. I'm a big fan of Well's capitalist future gone awry sci-fi world and of her memorable and fantastic lead character, the security unit, Murderbot! Our favourite grumpy, socially anxious, security b...

    More Murderbot? Yes please! Murderbot continues on its mission to find evidence to bring down the dodgy company GrayCris and in doing so gets to visit yet another site where the company committed its crimes. And almost inevitably, ends up having to protect a bunch of humans. The inc...

    ROGUE PROTOCOL, the third entry in the Murderbot series was a lot of fun! This volume was a bit slow going at the beginning but once Murderbot got situated and the action started it became very difficult to put down. It is still trying to solve the mystery that started in the first ...

    4.5 stars Another excellent instalment in the Murderbot Diaries that has me anxiously awaiting the fourth and concluding novella in the series. The main character retains the trademark dry humour that makes Rin's voice so appealing to read. The story progresses nicely and continues ...

    A call from Dr. Mensah sends Murderbot back on the trail of GrayCris, the company that tried to kill all the researchers Murderbot was assigned to protect in All Systems Red. GrayCris is still looking to camouflage its alien artifact recovery schemes, so Murderbot is in a good position...

    All Systems Red: ??? Artificial Condition: ??? Once again, I find myself liking this, but not loving it. It's basically, "Murderbot saves the humans and makes friends with whatever A.I./bot/computer is around that day." It's cute. Murderbot almost seems more human than ...

    There is something about an androgynous (even though I think of Murderbot as a she and will refer to her this way in this review) snarky robot that can kill in an instant but has an obsession with serial shows that are essentially soap operas (as far as I can tell). Snarky Murderbot re...

    Episode III, in which our beloved Murderbot continues its search for damning evidence of the GrayCris corporation?s nefarious dealings. Striving to put right what once went wrong and hoping each time that its next leap will be the leap home. Wait . . . that?s, um. Aw, screw it,...

    4.5* ?Who knew being a heartless killing machine would present so many moral dilemmas? Our favourite Murderbot is back, this time investigating GrayCris by checking out a seemingly abandonned terraforming space station. Naturally, things don?t go to plan. There are pesky hu...

    3.5 spacial station stars While on transit , Murderbot is still worry about the interest of the news after a one rogue SecUnit , so decides to take another route - this time to uncover some probably cover up of the same company that tried to wrong the group of PreservationAux. So ou...

    4 of 5 stars at The BiblioSanctum https://bibliosanctum.com/2018/08/23/... Murderbot?s back again in Rogue Protocol, the third installment in Martha Wells? series of sci-fi novellas about a rogue A.I. who has broken free of its SecUnit programming, but all it wants is to be left...

    Not only is Murderbot in full snark while looking for more evidence of GrayCris? criminal activity, but Murderbot is also jealous. Not something it has experienced before, so it?s interesting to see as Murderbot must deal with the loved and coddled robot of a human on a terraformin...

    I tried hard to keep this free of spoilers, but I might have failed a little. ?There needs to be an error code that means ?I received your request but decided to ignore you.?? Sassy bot is back! This newest novella is full of increasing levels of snark, sarcasm and mental e...

    Oh, Murderbot. You are such an idiot savant. A security idiot savant. ...

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. This was another great installment in the series! These stories have been a lot of fun and I have found that each one tells a really big story in a rather small number of pages. Murderbot is on another mission in this i...

    Rogue Protocol continues the trend of exploring a different theme in every movie. This time it about friendship and what it means (I know it sounds a bit My Little Pony-ish but its not) Murderbot meets a robot, Miki, in a team who, while simple, is devoted to the humans and vice ver...

    Rogue Protocol The Murderbot Diaries, Book 3 By: Martha Wells Narrated by: Kevin R. Free This book takes our murderbot on a very dangerous job when it should have been a simple case but thankfully she is no ordinary bot, it is a kick-butt not that may look human but pass for augmen...

    The good thing about pretending to be an augmented human security consultant instead of a construct SecUnit is that you can tell the humans to shut up. Rogue Protocol marks the third short entry in Murderbot's diaries, and once again our favourite anti-social bot has found a way to ...

    4 stars + 1 for extra robot goodness I'm simply loving this series! Upon reflection, I realized just how many of my favourite fictional characters are bots/A.I. so please send any other bot recos my way. ...

    Oh, Murderbot, let me count the ways I adore you....seriously, though, these books are just excellent. I love viewing the world through their eyes, and the overall mystery unfolding is great, too. ...

    Rogue Protocol was another enjoyable read in the Murderbot series ? I definitely liked it, but I have to admit, it lacked the spark that the two previous episodes had. Here are the things I enjoyed in this book. As Usual For Murderbot, The Crew Is Nice The crew in this book...

  • Justine
    Aug 11, 2018

    Another adventure with my favorite antisocial A.I. aka Murderbot! You'll love or hate the humor but it works for me. Quite frankly, Murderbot could do anything and I would enjoy it. I hadn't loved book 2 but definitely enjoyed book 3. Will get my hands on book 4! ...

    4.5 stars. Review first posted on Fantasy Literature: Martha Wells? endearingly grumpy cyborg Security Unit Murderbot returns with a vengeance in Rogue Protocol, the third novella in the MURDERBOT DIARIES series. In Rogue Protocol, Murderbot heads off to Milu, a deserted terrafor...

    I?m going to stop reviewing these books because I?m not going to lie: this entire volume could be about Murderbot laughing at a cat video and I would enjoy it. I love the questions this series brings up of what makes a human, and I?m increasingly feeling like the answers are comi...

    "Or Miki was a bot who had never been abused or lied to or treated with anything but indulgent kindness. It really thought its humans were its friends, because that's how they treated it. I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private." ...

    The good news is that when the robots rebel and decide to kill us all - because let's face it, it's gonna happen - we may have a surprising super-hero in Murderbot. Our favorite snarky, tv-addicted, misanthrope robot can't seem to help him-or-her self when it comes to saving humans. Ev...

    Urban fantasy has made it to the broken assassinbot AI stage in a big way. Just as much internal monologues as the other field, but this is entirely a corporate/spaceships/planetary colonies kind of popcorn fiction. Is this is as good as the other two delicious entries? I think so. ...

    Niki's Narrative Novella Review [Part 3/4]: I braced myself for this book. My trust in this author and this series was so strong by this point that I just hopped in and buckled up without even asking where we were going. And I was treated to possibly my favorite of the bunch (it?s li...

    I received an advanced reading copy from Tor.com in exchange for an honest review. 4.5 stars. I wish to echo Ann Leckie and simply say "I love Murderbot!" The Murderbot Diaries is indeed shaping up to be a fantastic series of novellas that tick all the right boxes, albeit in a...

    If you're into stuff like this, you can read the full review. Pro- or Anti-Wittgenstein SF: ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ?I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private.? In ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ...

    This was another fun instalment of Martha Wells The Murderbot Diaries novella series. I'm a big fan of Well's capitalist future gone awry sci-fi world and of her memorable and fantastic lead character, the security unit, Murderbot! Our favourite grumpy, socially anxious, security b...

    More Murderbot? Yes please! Murderbot continues on its mission to find evidence to bring down the dodgy company GrayCris and in doing so gets to visit yet another site where the company committed its crimes. And almost inevitably, ends up having to protect a bunch of humans. The inc...

    ROGUE PROTOCOL, the third entry in the Murderbot series was a lot of fun! This volume was a bit slow going at the beginning but once Murderbot got situated and the action started it became very difficult to put down. It is still trying to solve the mystery that started in the first ...

    4.5 stars Another excellent instalment in the Murderbot Diaries that has me anxiously awaiting the fourth and concluding novella in the series. The main character retains the trademark dry humour that makes Rin's voice so appealing to read. The story progresses nicely and continues ...

  • Robyn
    Aug 15, 2018

    Another adventure with my favorite antisocial A.I. aka Murderbot! You'll love or hate the humor but it works for me. Quite frankly, Murderbot could do anything and I would enjoy it. I hadn't loved book 2 but definitely enjoyed book 3. Will get my hands on book 4! ...

    4.5 stars. Review first posted on Fantasy Literature: Martha Wells? endearingly grumpy cyborg Security Unit Murderbot returns with a vengeance in Rogue Protocol, the third novella in the MURDERBOT DIARIES series. In Rogue Protocol, Murderbot heads off to Milu, a deserted terrafor...

    I?m going to stop reviewing these books because I?m not going to lie: this entire volume could be about Murderbot laughing at a cat video and I would enjoy it. I love the questions this series brings up of what makes a human, and I?m increasingly feeling like the answers are comi...

    "Or Miki was a bot who had never been abused or lied to or treated with anything but indulgent kindness. It really thought its humans were its friends, because that's how they treated it. I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private." ...

    The good news is that when the robots rebel and decide to kill us all - because let's face it, it's gonna happen - we may have a surprising super-hero in Murderbot. Our favorite snarky, tv-addicted, misanthrope robot can't seem to help him-or-her self when it comes to saving humans. Ev...

    Urban fantasy has made it to the broken assassinbot AI stage in a big way. Just as much internal monologues as the other field, but this is entirely a corporate/spaceships/planetary colonies kind of popcorn fiction. Is this is as good as the other two delicious entries? I think so. ...

    Niki's Narrative Novella Review [Part 3/4]: I braced myself for this book. My trust in this author and this series was so strong by this point that I just hopped in and buckled up without even asking where we were going. And I was treated to possibly my favorite of the bunch (it?s li...

    I received an advanced reading copy from Tor.com in exchange for an honest review. 4.5 stars. I wish to echo Ann Leckie and simply say "I love Murderbot!" The Murderbot Diaries is indeed shaping up to be a fantastic series of novellas that tick all the right boxes, albeit in a...

    If you're into stuff like this, you can read the full review. Pro- or Anti-Wittgenstein SF: ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ?I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private.? In ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ...

    This was another fun instalment of Martha Wells The Murderbot Diaries novella series. I'm a big fan of Well's capitalist future gone awry sci-fi world and of her memorable and fantastic lead character, the security unit, Murderbot! Our favourite grumpy, socially anxious, security b...

    More Murderbot? Yes please! Murderbot continues on its mission to find evidence to bring down the dodgy company GrayCris and in doing so gets to visit yet another site where the company committed its crimes. And almost inevitably, ends up having to protect a bunch of humans. The inc...

    ROGUE PROTOCOL, the third entry in the Murderbot series was a lot of fun! This volume was a bit slow going at the beginning but once Murderbot got situated and the action started it became very difficult to put down. It is still trying to solve the mystery that started in the first ...

    4.5 stars Another excellent instalment in the Murderbot Diaries that has me anxiously awaiting the fourth and concluding novella in the series. The main character retains the trademark dry humour that makes Rin's voice so appealing to read. The story progresses nicely and continues ...

    A call from Dr. Mensah sends Murderbot back on the trail of GrayCris, the company that tried to kill all the researchers Murderbot was assigned to protect in All Systems Red. GrayCris is still looking to camouflage its alien artifact recovery schemes, so Murderbot is in a good position...

    All Systems Red: ??? Artificial Condition: ??? Once again, I find myself liking this, but not loving it. It's basically, "Murderbot saves the humans and makes friends with whatever A.I./bot/computer is around that day." It's cute. Murderbot almost seems more human than ...

    There is something about an androgynous (even though I think of Murderbot as a she and will refer to her this way in this review) snarky robot that can kill in an instant but has an obsession with serial shows that are essentially soap operas (as far as I can tell). Snarky Murderbot re...

    Episode III, in which our beloved Murderbot continues its search for damning evidence of the GrayCris corporation?s nefarious dealings. Striving to put right what once went wrong and hoping each time that its next leap will be the leap home. Wait . . . that?s, um. Aw, screw it,...

    4.5* ?Who knew being a heartless killing machine would present so many moral dilemmas? Our favourite Murderbot is back, this time investigating GrayCris by checking out a seemingly abandonned terraforming space station. Naturally, things don?t go to plan. There are pesky hu...

    3.5 spacial station stars While on transit , Murderbot is still worry about the interest of the news after a one rogue SecUnit , so decides to take another route - this time to uncover some probably cover up of the same company that tried to wrong the group of PreservationAux. So ou...

    4 of 5 stars at The BiblioSanctum https://bibliosanctum.com/2018/08/23/... Murderbot?s back again in Rogue Protocol, the third installment in Martha Wells? series of sci-fi novellas about a rogue A.I. who has broken free of its SecUnit programming, but all it wants is to be left...

    Not only is Murderbot in full snark while looking for more evidence of GrayCris? criminal activity, but Murderbot is also jealous. Not something it has experienced before, so it?s interesting to see as Murderbot must deal with the loved and coddled robot of a human on a terraformin...

    I tried hard to keep this free of spoilers, but I might have failed a little. ?There needs to be an error code that means ?I received your request but decided to ignore you.?? Sassy bot is back! This newest novella is full of increasing levels of snark, sarcasm and mental e...

    Oh, Murderbot. You are such an idiot savant. A security idiot savant. ...

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. This was another great installment in the series! These stories have been a lot of fun and I have found that each one tells a really big story in a rather small number of pages. Murderbot is on another mission in this i...

    Rogue Protocol continues the trend of exploring a different theme in every movie. This time it about friendship and what it means (I know it sounds a bit My Little Pony-ish but its not) Murderbot meets a robot, Miki, in a team who, while simple, is devoted to the humans and vice ver...

    Rogue Protocol The Murderbot Diaries, Book 3 By: Martha Wells Narrated by: Kevin R. Free This book takes our murderbot on a very dangerous job when it should have been a simple case but thankfully she is no ordinary bot, it is a kick-butt not that may look human but pass for augmen...

    The good thing about pretending to be an augmented human security consultant instead of a construct SecUnit is that you can tell the humans to shut up. Rogue Protocol marks the third short entry in Murderbot's diaries, and once again our favourite anti-social bot has found a way to ...

    4 stars + 1 for extra robot goodness I'm simply loving this series! Upon reflection, I realized just how many of my favourite fictional characters are bots/A.I. so please send any other bot recos my way. ...

    Oh, Murderbot, let me count the ways I adore you....seriously, though, these books are just excellent. I love viewing the world through their eyes, and the overall mystery unfolding is great, too. ...

  • Jilly
    Sep 19, 2018

    Another adventure with my favorite antisocial A.I. aka Murderbot! You'll love or hate the humor but it works for me. Quite frankly, Murderbot could do anything and I would enjoy it. I hadn't loved book 2 but definitely enjoyed book 3. Will get my hands on book 4! ...

    4.5 stars. Review first posted on Fantasy Literature: Martha Wells? endearingly grumpy cyborg Security Unit Murderbot returns with a vengeance in Rogue Protocol, the third novella in the MURDERBOT DIARIES series. In Rogue Protocol, Murderbot heads off to Milu, a deserted terrafor...

    I?m going to stop reviewing these books because I?m not going to lie: this entire volume could be about Murderbot laughing at a cat video and I would enjoy it. I love the questions this series brings up of what makes a human, and I?m increasingly feeling like the answers are comi...

    "Or Miki was a bot who had never been abused or lied to or treated with anything but indulgent kindness. It really thought its humans were its friends, because that's how they treated it. I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private." ...

    The good news is that when the robots rebel and decide to kill us all - because let's face it, it's gonna happen - we may have a surprising super-hero in Murderbot. Our favorite snarky, tv-addicted, misanthrope robot can't seem to help him-or-her self when it comes to saving humans. Ev...

  • Manuel Antão
    Aug 09, 2018

    Another adventure with my favorite antisocial A.I. aka Murderbot! You'll love or hate the humor but it works for me. Quite frankly, Murderbot could do anything and I would enjoy it. I hadn't loved book 2 but definitely enjoyed book 3. Will get my hands on book 4! ...

    4.5 stars. Review first posted on Fantasy Literature: Martha Wells? endearingly grumpy cyborg Security Unit Murderbot returns with a vengeance in Rogue Protocol, the third novella in the MURDERBOT DIARIES series. In Rogue Protocol, Murderbot heads off to Milu, a deserted terrafor...

    I?m going to stop reviewing these books because I?m not going to lie: this entire volume could be about Murderbot laughing at a cat video and I would enjoy it. I love the questions this series brings up of what makes a human, and I?m increasingly feeling like the answers are comi...

    "Or Miki was a bot who had never been abused or lied to or treated with anything but indulgent kindness. It really thought its humans were its friends, because that's how they treated it. I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private." ...

    The good news is that when the robots rebel and decide to kill us all - because let's face it, it's gonna happen - we may have a surprising super-hero in Murderbot. Our favorite snarky, tv-addicted, misanthrope robot can't seem to help him-or-her self when it comes to saving humans. Ev...

    Urban fantasy has made it to the broken assassinbot AI stage in a big way. Just as much internal monologues as the other field, but this is entirely a corporate/spaceships/planetary colonies kind of popcorn fiction. Is this is as good as the other two delicious entries? I think so. ...

    Niki's Narrative Novella Review [Part 3/4]: I braced myself for this book. My trust in this author and this series was so strong by this point that I just hopped in and buckled up without even asking where we were going. And I was treated to possibly my favorite of the bunch (it?s li...

    I received an advanced reading copy from Tor.com in exchange for an honest review. 4.5 stars. I wish to echo Ann Leckie and simply say "I love Murderbot!" The Murderbot Diaries is indeed shaping up to be a fantastic series of novellas that tick all the right boxes, albeit in a...

    If you're into stuff like this, you can read the full review. Pro- or Anti-Wittgenstein SF: ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ?I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private.? In ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ...

  • TS Chan
    Jun 15, 2018

    Another adventure with my favorite antisocial A.I. aka Murderbot! You'll love or hate the humor but it works for me. Quite frankly, Murderbot could do anything and I would enjoy it. I hadn't loved book 2 but definitely enjoyed book 3. Will get my hands on book 4! ...

    4.5 stars. Review first posted on Fantasy Literature: Martha Wells? endearingly grumpy cyborg Security Unit Murderbot returns with a vengeance in Rogue Protocol, the third novella in the MURDERBOT DIARIES series. In Rogue Protocol, Murderbot heads off to Milu, a deserted terrafor...

    I?m going to stop reviewing these books because I?m not going to lie: this entire volume could be about Murderbot laughing at a cat video and I would enjoy it. I love the questions this series brings up of what makes a human, and I?m increasingly feeling like the answers are comi...

    "Or Miki was a bot who had never been abused or lied to or treated with anything but indulgent kindness. It really thought its humans were its friends, because that's how they treated it. I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private." ...

    The good news is that when the robots rebel and decide to kill us all - because let's face it, it's gonna happen - we may have a surprising super-hero in Murderbot. Our favorite snarky, tv-addicted, misanthrope robot can't seem to help him-or-her self when it comes to saving humans. Ev...

    Urban fantasy has made it to the broken assassinbot AI stage in a big way. Just as much internal monologues as the other field, but this is entirely a corporate/spaceships/planetary colonies kind of popcorn fiction. Is this is as good as the other two delicious entries? I think so. ...

    Niki's Narrative Novella Review [Part 3/4]: I braced myself for this book. My trust in this author and this series was so strong by this point that I just hopped in and buckled up without even asking where we were going. And I was treated to possibly my favorite of the bunch (it?s li...

    I received an advanced reading copy from Tor.com in exchange for an honest review. 4.5 stars. I wish to echo Ann Leckie and simply say "I love Murderbot!" The Murderbot Diaries is indeed shaping up to be a fantastic series of novellas that tick all the right boxes, albeit in a...

  • Gary
    Aug 22, 2018

    Another adventure with my favorite antisocial A.I. aka Murderbot! You'll love or hate the humor but it works for me. Quite frankly, Murderbot could do anything and I would enjoy it. I hadn't loved book 2 but definitely enjoyed book 3. Will get my hands on book 4! ...

    4.5 stars. Review first posted on Fantasy Literature: Martha Wells? endearingly grumpy cyborg Security Unit Murderbot returns with a vengeance in Rogue Protocol, the third novella in the MURDERBOT DIARIES series. In Rogue Protocol, Murderbot heads off to Milu, a deserted terrafor...

    I?m going to stop reviewing these books because I?m not going to lie: this entire volume could be about Murderbot laughing at a cat video and I would enjoy it. I love the questions this series brings up of what makes a human, and I?m increasingly feeling like the answers are comi...

    "Or Miki was a bot who had never been abused or lied to or treated with anything but indulgent kindness. It really thought its humans were its friends, because that's how they treated it. I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private." ...

    The good news is that when the robots rebel and decide to kill us all - because let's face it, it's gonna happen - we may have a surprising super-hero in Murderbot. Our favorite snarky, tv-addicted, misanthrope robot can't seem to help him-or-her self when it comes to saving humans. Ev...

    Urban fantasy has made it to the broken assassinbot AI stage in a big way. Just as much internal monologues as the other field, but this is entirely a corporate/spaceships/planetary colonies kind of popcorn fiction. Is this is as good as the other two delicious entries? I think so. ...

    Niki's Narrative Novella Review [Part 3/4]: I braced myself for this book. My trust in this author and this series was so strong by this point that I just hopped in and buckled up without even asking where we were going. And I was treated to possibly my favorite of the bunch (it?s li...

    I received an advanced reading copy from Tor.com in exchange for an honest review. 4.5 stars. I wish to echo Ann Leckie and simply say "I love Murderbot!" The Murderbot Diaries is indeed shaping up to be a fantastic series of novellas that tick all the right boxes, albeit in a...

    If you're into stuff like this, you can read the full review. Pro- or Anti-Wittgenstein SF: ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ?I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private.? In ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ...

    This was another fun instalment of Martha Wells The Murderbot Diaries novella series. I'm a big fan of Well's capitalist future gone awry sci-fi world and of her memorable and fantastic lead character, the security unit, Murderbot! Our favourite grumpy, socially anxious, security b...

    More Murderbot? Yes please! Murderbot continues on its mission to find evidence to bring down the dodgy company GrayCris and in doing so gets to visit yet another site where the company committed its crimes. And almost inevitably, ends up having to protect a bunch of humans. The inc...

    ROGUE PROTOCOL, the third entry in the Murderbot series was a lot of fun! This volume was a bit slow going at the beginning but once Murderbot got situated and the action started it became very difficult to put down. It is still trying to solve the mystery that started in the first ...

    4.5 stars Another excellent instalment in the Murderbot Diaries that has me anxiously awaiting the fourth and concluding novella in the series. The main character retains the trademark dry humour that makes Rin's voice so appealing to read. The story progresses nicely and continues ...

    A call from Dr. Mensah sends Murderbot back on the trail of GrayCris, the company that tried to kill all the researchers Murderbot was assigned to protect in All Systems Red. GrayCris is still looking to camouflage its alien artifact recovery schemes, so Murderbot is in a good position...

  • Montzalee Wittmann
    Aug 10, 2018

    Another adventure with my favorite antisocial A.I. aka Murderbot! You'll love or hate the humor but it works for me. Quite frankly, Murderbot could do anything and I would enjoy it. I hadn't loved book 2 but definitely enjoyed book 3. Will get my hands on book 4! ...

    4.5 stars. Review first posted on Fantasy Literature: Martha Wells? endearingly grumpy cyborg Security Unit Murderbot returns with a vengeance in Rogue Protocol, the third novella in the MURDERBOT DIARIES series. In Rogue Protocol, Murderbot heads off to Milu, a deserted terrafor...

    I?m going to stop reviewing these books because I?m not going to lie: this entire volume could be about Murderbot laughing at a cat video and I would enjoy it. I love the questions this series brings up of what makes a human, and I?m increasingly feeling like the answers are comi...

    "Or Miki was a bot who had never been abused or lied to or treated with anything but indulgent kindness. It really thought its humans were its friends, because that's how they treated it. I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private." ...

    The good news is that when the robots rebel and decide to kill us all - because let's face it, it's gonna happen - we may have a surprising super-hero in Murderbot. Our favorite snarky, tv-addicted, misanthrope robot can't seem to help him-or-her self when it comes to saving humans. Ev...

    Urban fantasy has made it to the broken assassinbot AI stage in a big way. Just as much internal monologues as the other field, but this is entirely a corporate/spaceships/planetary colonies kind of popcorn fiction. Is this is as good as the other two delicious entries? I think so. ...

    Niki's Narrative Novella Review [Part 3/4]: I braced myself for this book. My trust in this author and this series was so strong by this point that I just hopped in and buckled up without even asking where we were going. And I was treated to possibly my favorite of the bunch (it?s li...

    I received an advanced reading copy from Tor.com in exchange for an honest review. 4.5 stars. I wish to echo Ann Leckie and simply say "I love Murderbot!" The Murderbot Diaries is indeed shaping up to be a fantastic series of novellas that tick all the right boxes, albeit in a...

    If you're into stuff like this, you can read the full review. Pro- or Anti-Wittgenstein SF: ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ?I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private.? In ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ...

    This was another fun instalment of Martha Wells The Murderbot Diaries novella series. I'm a big fan of Well's capitalist future gone awry sci-fi world and of her memorable and fantastic lead character, the security unit, Murderbot! Our favourite grumpy, socially anxious, security b...

    More Murderbot? Yes please! Murderbot continues on its mission to find evidence to bring down the dodgy company GrayCris and in doing so gets to visit yet another site where the company committed its crimes. And almost inevitably, ends up having to protect a bunch of humans. The inc...

    ROGUE PROTOCOL, the third entry in the Murderbot series was a lot of fun! This volume was a bit slow going at the beginning but once Murderbot got situated and the action started it became very difficult to put down. It is still trying to solve the mystery that started in the first ...

    4.5 stars Another excellent instalment in the Murderbot Diaries that has me anxiously awaiting the fourth and concluding novella in the series. The main character retains the trademark dry humour that makes Rin's voice so appealing to read. The story progresses nicely and continues ...

    A call from Dr. Mensah sends Murderbot back on the trail of GrayCris, the company that tried to kill all the researchers Murderbot was assigned to protect in All Systems Red. GrayCris is still looking to camouflage its alien artifact recovery schemes, so Murderbot is in a good position...

    All Systems Red: ??? Artificial Condition: ??? Once again, I find myself liking this, but not loving it. It's basically, "Murderbot saves the humans and makes friends with whatever A.I./bot/computer is around that day." It's cute. Murderbot almost seems more human than ...

    There is something about an androgynous (even though I think of Murderbot as a she and will refer to her this way in this review) snarky robot that can kill in an instant but has an obsession with serial shows that are essentially soap operas (as far as I can tell). Snarky Murderbot re...

    Episode III, in which our beloved Murderbot continues its search for damning evidence of the GrayCris corporation?s nefarious dealings. Striving to put right what once went wrong and hoping each time that its next leap will be the leap home. Wait . . . that?s, um. Aw, screw it,...

    4.5* ?Who knew being a heartless killing machine would present so many moral dilemmas? Our favourite Murderbot is back, this time investigating GrayCris by checking out a seemingly abandonned terraforming space station. Naturally, things don?t go to plan. There are pesky hu...

    3.5 spacial station stars While on transit , Murderbot is still worry about the interest of the news after a one rogue SecUnit , so decides to take another route - this time to uncover some probably cover up of the same company that tried to wrong the group of PreservationAux. So ou...

    4 of 5 stars at The BiblioSanctum https://bibliosanctum.com/2018/08/23/... Murderbot?s back again in Rogue Protocol, the third installment in Martha Wells? series of sci-fi novellas about a rogue A.I. who has broken free of its SecUnit programming, but all it wants is to be left...

    Not only is Murderbot in full snark while looking for more evidence of GrayCris? criminal activity, but Murderbot is also jealous. Not something it has experienced before, so it?s interesting to see as Murderbot must deal with the loved and coddled robot of a human on a terraformin...

    I tried hard to keep this free of spoilers, but I might have failed a little. ?There needs to be an error code that means ?I received your request but decided to ignore you.?? Sassy bot is back! This newest novella is full of increasing levels of snark, sarcasm and mental e...

    Oh, Murderbot. You are such an idiot savant. A security idiot savant. ...

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life in Books. This was another great installment in the series! These stories have been a lot of fun and I have found that each one tells a really big story in a rather small number of pages. Murderbot is on another mission in this i...

    Rogue Protocol continues the trend of exploring a different theme in every movie. This time it about friendship and what it means (I know it sounds a bit My Little Pony-ish but its not) Murderbot meets a robot, Miki, in a team who, while simple, is devoted to the humans and vice ver...

    Rogue Protocol The Murderbot Diaries, Book 3 By: Martha Wells Narrated by: Kevin R. Free This book takes our murderbot on a very dangerous job when it should have been a simple case but thankfully she is no ordinary bot, it is a kick-butt not that may look human but pass for augmen...

  • Elise (TheBookishActress)
    Mar 06, 2018

    Another adventure with my favorite antisocial A.I. aka Murderbot! You'll love or hate the humor but it works for me. Quite frankly, Murderbot could do anything and I would enjoy it. I hadn't loved book 2 but definitely enjoyed book 3. Will get my hands on book 4! ...

    4.5 stars. Review first posted on Fantasy Literature: Martha Wells? endearingly grumpy cyborg Security Unit Murderbot returns with a vengeance in Rogue Protocol, the third novella in the MURDERBOT DIARIES series. In Rogue Protocol, Murderbot heads off to Milu, a deserted terrafor...

    I?m going to stop reviewing these books because I?m not going to lie: this entire volume could be about Murderbot laughing at a cat video and I would enjoy it. I love the questions this series brings up of what makes a human, and I?m increasingly feeling like the answers are comi...

  • Emily (Books with Emily Fox)
    Feb 08, 2019

    Another adventure with my favorite antisocial A.I. aka Murderbot! You'll love or hate the humor but it works for me. Quite frankly, Murderbot could do anything and I would enjoy it. I hadn't loved book 2 but definitely enjoyed book 3. Will get my hands on book 4! ...

  • Ɗẳɳ  2.☊
    Nov 26, 2018

    Another adventure with my favorite antisocial A.I. aka Murderbot! You'll love or hate the humor but it works for me. Quite frankly, Murderbot could do anything and I would enjoy it. I hadn't loved book 2 but definitely enjoyed book 3. Will get my hands on book 4! ...

    4.5 stars. Review first posted on Fantasy Literature: Martha Wells? endearingly grumpy cyborg Security Unit Murderbot returns with a vengeance in Rogue Protocol, the third novella in the MURDERBOT DIARIES series. In Rogue Protocol, Murderbot heads off to Milu, a deserted terrafor...

    I?m going to stop reviewing these books because I?m not going to lie: this entire volume could be about Murderbot laughing at a cat video and I would enjoy it. I love the questions this series brings up of what makes a human, and I?m increasingly feeling like the answers are comi...

    "Or Miki was a bot who had never been abused or lied to or treated with anything but indulgent kindness. It really thought its humans were its friends, because that's how they treated it. I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private." ...

    The good news is that when the robots rebel and decide to kill us all - because let's face it, it's gonna happen - we may have a surprising super-hero in Murderbot. Our favorite snarky, tv-addicted, misanthrope robot can't seem to help him-or-her self when it comes to saving humans. Ev...

    Urban fantasy has made it to the broken assassinbot AI stage in a big way. Just as much internal monologues as the other field, but this is entirely a corporate/spaceships/planetary colonies kind of popcorn fiction. Is this is as good as the other two delicious entries? I think so. ...

    Niki's Narrative Novella Review [Part 3/4]: I braced myself for this book. My trust in this author and this series was so strong by this point that I just hopped in and buckled up without even asking where we were going. And I was treated to possibly my favorite of the bunch (it?s li...

    I received an advanced reading copy from Tor.com in exchange for an honest review. 4.5 stars. I wish to echo Ann Leckie and simply say "I love Murderbot!" The Murderbot Diaries is indeed shaping up to be a fantastic series of novellas that tick all the right boxes, albeit in a...

    If you're into stuff like this, you can read the full review. Pro- or Anti-Wittgenstein SF: ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ?I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private.? In ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ...

    This was another fun instalment of Martha Wells The Murderbot Diaries novella series. I'm a big fan of Well's capitalist future gone awry sci-fi world and of her memorable and fantastic lead character, the security unit, Murderbot! Our favourite grumpy, socially anxious, security b...

    More Murderbot? Yes please! Murderbot continues on its mission to find evidence to bring down the dodgy company GrayCris and in doing so gets to visit yet another site where the company committed its crimes. And almost inevitably, ends up having to protect a bunch of humans. The inc...

    ROGUE PROTOCOL, the third entry in the Murderbot series was a lot of fun! This volume was a bit slow going at the beginning but once Murderbot got situated and the action started it became very difficult to put down. It is still trying to solve the mystery that started in the first ...

    4.5 stars Another excellent instalment in the Murderbot Diaries that has me anxiously awaiting the fourth and concluding novella in the series. The main character retains the trademark dry humour that makes Rin's voice so appealing to read. The story progresses nicely and continues ...

    A call from Dr. Mensah sends Murderbot back on the trail of GrayCris, the company that tried to kill all the researchers Murderbot was assigned to protect in All Systems Red. GrayCris is still looking to camouflage its alien artifact recovery schemes, so Murderbot is in a good position...

    All Systems Red: ??? Artificial Condition: ??? Once again, I find myself liking this, but not loving it. It's basically, "Murderbot saves the humans and makes friends with whatever A.I./bot/computer is around that day." It's cute. Murderbot almost seems more human than ...

    There is something about an androgynous (even though I think of Murderbot as a she and will refer to her this way in this review) snarky robot that can kill in an instant but has an obsession with serial shows that are essentially soap operas (as far as I can tell). Snarky Murderbot re...

    Episode III, in which our beloved Murderbot continues its search for damning evidence of the GrayCris corporation?s nefarious dealings. Striving to put right what once went wrong and hoping each time that its next leap will be the leap home. Wait . . . that?s, um. Aw, screw it,...

  • Sh3lly (grumpybookgrrrl.com)
    Dec 08, 2018

    Another adventure with my favorite antisocial A.I. aka Murderbot! You'll love or hate the humor but it works for me. Quite frankly, Murderbot could do anything and I would enjoy it. I hadn't loved book 2 but definitely enjoyed book 3. Will get my hands on book 4! ...

    4.5 stars. Review first posted on Fantasy Literature: Martha Wells? endearingly grumpy cyborg Security Unit Murderbot returns with a vengeance in Rogue Protocol, the third novella in the MURDERBOT DIARIES series. In Rogue Protocol, Murderbot heads off to Milu, a deserted terrafor...

    I?m going to stop reviewing these books because I?m not going to lie: this entire volume could be about Murderbot laughing at a cat video and I would enjoy it. I love the questions this series brings up of what makes a human, and I?m increasingly feeling like the answers are comi...

    "Or Miki was a bot who had never been abused or lied to or treated with anything but indulgent kindness. It really thought its humans were its friends, because that's how they treated it. I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private." ...

    The good news is that when the robots rebel and decide to kill us all - because let's face it, it's gonna happen - we may have a surprising super-hero in Murderbot. Our favorite snarky, tv-addicted, misanthrope robot can't seem to help him-or-her self when it comes to saving humans. Ev...

    Urban fantasy has made it to the broken assassinbot AI stage in a big way. Just as much internal monologues as the other field, but this is entirely a corporate/spaceships/planetary colonies kind of popcorn fiction. Is this is as good as the other two delicious entries? I think so. ...

    Niki's Narrative Novella Review [Part 3/4]: I braced myself for this book. My trust in this author and this series was so strong by this point that I just hopped in and buckled up without even asking where we were going. And I was treated to possibly my favorite of the bunch (it?s li...

    I received an advanced reading copy from Tor.com in exchange for an honest review. 4.5 stars. I wish to echo Ann Leckie and simply say "I love Murderbot!" The Murderbot Diaries is indeed shaping up to be a fantastic series of novellas that tick all the right boxes, albeit in a...

    If you're into stuff like this, you can read the full review. Pro- or Anti-Wittgenstein SF: ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ?I signaled Miki I would be withdrawing for one minute. I needed to have an emotion in private.? In ?Rogue Protocol? by Martha Wells ...

    This was another fun instalment of Martha Wells The Murderbot Diaries novella series. I'm a big fan of Well's capitalist future gone awry sci-fi world and of her memorable and fantastic lead character, the security unit, Murderbot! Our favourite grumpy, socially anxious, security b...

    More Murderbot? Yes please! Murderbot continues on its mission to find evidence to bring down the dodgy company GrayCris and in doing so gets to visit yet another site where the company committed its crimes. And almost inevitably, ends up having to protect a bunch of humans. The inc...

    ROGUE PROTOCOL, the third entry in the Murderbot series was a lot of fun! This volume was a bit slow going at the beginning but once Murderbot got situated and the action started it became very difficult to put down. It is still trying to solve the mystery that started in the first ...

    4.5 stars Another excellent instalment in the Murderbot Diaries that has me anxiously awaiting the fourth and concluding novella in the series. The main character retains the trademark dry humour that makes Rin's voice so appealing to read. The story progresses nicely and continues ...

    A call from Dr. Mensah sends Murderbot back on the trail of GrayCris, the company that tried to kill all the researchers Murderbot was assigned to protect in All Systems Red. GrayCris is still looking to camouflage its alien artifact recovery schemes, so Murderbot is in a good position...

    All Systems Red: ??? Artificial Condition: ??? Once again, I find myself liking this, but not loving it. It's basically, "Murderbot saves the humans and makes friends with whatever A.I./bot/computer is around that day." It's cute. Murderbot almost seems more human than ...