POTENTIAL SPOILER: Excerpt from “Dark of the Moon” Novel

{mosimage}For the bibliophiles out there, Barnes and Noble has what looks to be the opening excerpt from Peter David's novelization of Transformers: Dark of the Moon up at there listing, both for the regular paperback and Nook listing under the Features tab. Whether it truly spoilers some things is debatable, but at the least, we start out with Optimus on Cybertron long before either Autobot or Decepticon knew of Earth before transitioning to 1961, in the middle of the space race.

Transformers: Dark of the Moon hits theaters July 1, 2011, while the novelization is slated for May 24, 2011.