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| Year = [[2252]]
 
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| ISBN = 150116659X (paperback)<br />{{ASIN|B078M15Z9H}} (Kindle)
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| ABReadBy = [[Robert Petkoff]]
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| ABRunTime = 10 hours, 30 minutes
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| ABPublisher = [[Simon & Schuster Audio]]
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| ABPublished = {{d|5|June|2018}}
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| ABISBN = 9781508253631<br />{{ASIN|B07BH4Q1F3}} (Audible)
 
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'''''Fear Itself''''' is a forthcoming [[Pocket DIS]] novel &ndash; the third novel in the series &ndash; written by [[James Swallow]]. To be published by [[Pocket Books]], it is expected to be released in trade paperback in {{m|June|2018}}.
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'''''Fear Itself''''' is a [[Pocket DIS]] novel &ndash; the third novel in the series &ndash; written by [[James Swallow]]. Published by [[Gallery Books]], it was first released in trade paperback in {{m|June|2018}}.
   
 
== Summary ==
 
== Summary ==
''Lieutenant Saru is a Kelpien, a member of a prey species born on a world overrun by monstrous predators…and a being who very intimately understands the nature of fear. Challenged on all sides, he is determined to surpass his origins and succeed as a Starfleet officer aboard the U.S.S. Shenzhou. But when Saru breaks protocol in order to prove himself to his crewmates, what begins as a vital rescue mission to save a vessel in distress soon escalates out of control. Forced into a command role he may not be ready for, Saru is caught between his duty and the conflicting agendas of two antagonistic alien races. To survive, he will need to seek a path of peace against all odds, and risk compromising the very ideals he has sworn to uphold….''
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:''[[Lieutenant]] [[Saru]] is a [[Kelpien]], a member of a prey species born on a world overrun by monstrous predators&hellip; and a being who very intimately understands the nature of fear. Challenged on all sides, he is determined to surpass his origins and succeed as a [[Starfleet]] [[officer]] aboard the {{USS|Shenzhou}}. But when Saru breaks protocol in order to prove himself to his crewmates, what begins as a vital rescue mission to save a vessel in distress soon escalates out of control. Forced into a command role he may not be ready for, Saru is caught between his duty and the conflicting agendas of two antagonistic alien races. To survive, he will need to seek a path of peace against all odds, and risk compromising the very ideals he has sworn to uphold&hellip;''
   
 
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== Background information ==
 
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The novel's title, author, and synopsis were announced at [[StarTrek.com]] on {{d|8|December|2017}}. {{st.com|third-discovery-novel-is-fear-itself||article}}
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In {{y|2019}}, ''Fear Itself'' was nominated for a [[Scribe Award]] in the "Original Novel — Speculative" category. [https://locusmag.com/2019/04/2019-scribe-award-nominees/]
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=== Cover gallery ===
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File:Fear Itself audiobook cover.jpg|Audiobook cover
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Latest revision as of 18:12, August 19, 2019

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Fear Itself is a Pocket DIS novel – the third novel in the series – written by James Swallow. Published by Gallery Books, it was first released in trade paperback in June 2018.

Summary Edit

From the book jacket
Lieutenant Saru is a Kelpien, a member of a prey species born on a world overrun by monstrous predators… and a being who very intimately understands the nature of fear. Challenged on all sides, he is determined to surpass his origins and succeed as a Starfleet officer aboard the USS Shenzhou. But when Saru breaks protocol in order to prove himself to his crewmates, what begins as a vital rescue mission to save a vessel in distress soon escalates out of control. Forced into a command role he may not be ready for, Saru is caught between his duty and the conflicting agendas of two antagonistic alien races. To survive, he will need to seek a path of peace against all odds, and risk compromising the very ideals he has sworn to uphold…

Excerpts of copyrighted sources are included for review purposes only, without any intention of infringement.

Background information Edit

The novel's title, author, and synopsis were announced at StarTrek.com on 8 December 2017. [1]

In 2019, Fear Itself was nominated for a Scribe Award in the "Original Novel — Speculative" category. [2]

Cover gallery Edit

External link Edit


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