Crystal Singer (Crystal Singer Trilogy)
Her name was Killashandra Ree. And after ten grueling years of musical training, she was still without prospects. Until she heard of the mysterious Heptite Guild who could provide careers, security, and wealth beyond imagining. The problem was, few people who landed on Ballybran ever left. But to Killashandra the risks were acceptable.... From the Paperback edition.
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1 - Girl has exceptional ability
2 - Girl is repressed... ...more
The story opens with Killashandra Ree (incongruously named after a small town in county Cavan, notable mainly for its dairy co-operative) being told that she'll never make an opera singer and storming off in a huff. Sh... ...more
I did appreciate the entire concept of the Crystal Singers. The planet, the profession, the resulting sub-culture... It was be... ...more
Fortunately, The Crystal Singer remains a good book. There were elements of the story that I recalled, others that I'd forgotten, so... ...more