Shade



Shade Steven Gould S Classic SF Novel Jumper Is The Story Of A Young Man With A Single Mysterious Superpower He Can Teleport Anywhere, In The Blink Of An Eye Now, In A Story Set After Jumper S Sequel Reflex, We See That A Single Mysterious Superpower Can Add Up To A Lot Of Different Kinds Of Miracle In 2008 Jumper Was Brought To The Screen As A Big Budget SF Adventure Of The Same Name, Directed By Doug Liman And Starring Hayden Christiansen And Samuel L Jackson The Movie Rearranged The Story Line And Gave The Protagonist A Teleporting Sidekick When The Movie S Producers Expressed A Desire To See A Novel Published About The Sidekick S Backstory, Gould Chose To Write The Book Himself It Was Published As Jumper Griffin S Story2007 , And Is Not Canonical With The Other Two Jumper Novels Shade Takes Place In The World Of The Novels, Not The Alternate Continuity Of The Movie.

10 thoughts on “Shade

  1. says:

    This is a 5633 word short story that is available free when I read it on 08 02 2010 online at

  2. says:

    I guess I should read the Jumper books.

  3. says:

    Short story bingo read.This story takes place in between Jumper and Reflex but I thought it was pretty self explanatory by itself It s been years since I read either of those two books, but Gould s style is so relaxed and enjoyable it felt like visiting old friends I really need to get back to ...

  4. says:

    Shade is a short story set between Reflex and Impulse Millie and Davy help a village in an unknown country where all the water has dried up Shade definitely helps show the humanitarians that Millie and Davy b...

  5. says:

    20 short story read couldn t read much yesterday, thx to migraine.This was ok, but I found the transformation of the camp a little too fast post lake.Liked Xareed.2.5 stars.

  6. says:

    I read this for free at This not book it is a short story But it was still great I wish it could have hadof Davy and Millie but it was fun to see someone discovering their abilities and really just going with it Personally ...

  7. says:

    Its a testament to Steven Gould s writing that I enjoyed this story so much when I haven t read any of the main story Jumper, etc This was a very short story that was well put together, interesting and compelling enough to make me go get the other stories.

  8. says:

    This is an enjoyable short story, but I do not who Gould had in mind as the target audience I don t think it does a good enough job introducing people to the Jumper universe, but at the same time, I don t think it adds anything new to readers already familiar with the stories I enjoyed visiting the Jumper universe from the point of view of a normal person and taking the journey of encountering a person that can teleport and how the main character interprets what he sees While this was written This is an enjoyable short story, but I do not who Gould had in mind as the target audience I don t think it does a good enough job introducing people to the Jumper universe, but at the same time, I don t think it adds anything new to readers already familiar with the stories I enjoyed visiting the Jumper universe from the point of view of a normal person and taking the journey of encountering a person that can teleport and how the main character interprets what he sees While this was written well...

  9. says:

    Nice account of the exploits of Dave and Millie when they cross paths with a young brave lovely refugee Unfortunately it is too short or may be it was so good that I did not want it to end.

  10. says:

    Having read the first two, bought this one It s only 32 pages long and takes only a few minutes to read, but it could be every bit a chapter from one of the first two jumper seriesok, actually the second one, but still an excellent use of a coffee break.

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