Princess Shalira was blinded as a result of an assassination attempt as a child. Her best chance to escape her home and cruel stepmother is to agree to an arranged marriage. Princess Shalira convinces Mike Varone, a Sectors Special Forces officer, to escort her to her groom. The connection between Mike and Princess Shalira is unreliable, and when complications in the transport arise will they be able to resist the attraction and manage to stay alive?
Pettie Grumbles has turned her back on the Secret Services division of the Post Office. When her former superior, Tellmemydoom, asks her to return to Canada to investigate The Weatherman, it’s an assignment Pettie simply cannot pass up. But who can Pettie trust? Investigating The Weatherman may shine a light on Pettie’s own love, Hector, twin brother of The Weatherman. Is it a chance worth taking?
Detective Track Presius has a special gift. He has the vision and sense of smell of a predator. When investigating unrelated murders Track finds that in order to find a killer, he must become who he was meant to be.
In Rogue Hunter: Inquest by Kevis Hendrickson, Zyra Zanr is a bounty hunter on the trail of Boris Skringler. Her pursuit takes her into the middle of an intergalactic conflict brewing. Zyra soon discovers that her task may be more complex and shattering for her people than she originally thought. She’s lived a life of her own rules. Will she make an exception and save a planet?
In Seven Beyond by Stella Atrium, Dr. David Christopher Meenins, Lady Drasher Elizabeth Tasgneganz, Dr. Virgil Augustus Grammario and the mysterious Linda Deemer are on a journey to the one place where an alien race called the Longists might reappear. Will this band of merry travelers find the answers they seek?
In Gridlock: A Scientific Thriller by Alvin Ziegler, Jude Wagner is part of the team the developed The Grid, a computer program designed to customize health care for patients. There are powerful people who would do anything to keep the program from becoming public, but are they the people killing off the programs developers or are there bigger forces at work?
In Irradiance: The Dream Guild Chronicles by David Bruns, a child turns thirteen in Sindra, a futuristic world, they are implanted with crystals that connect them to the other adults in their world so that they become part of The Community. Speech is forbidden and telepathy is the only acceptable way to communicate. If you speak, you will be recycled. If you look different when you are born, you will be recycled. There are tight holds within The Community. Maribel is a scientist. Irradiance is book one of the Dream Guild Chronicles.
In Provoke Not the Children by Michael W. Anderson, The people of the future United States are focused on personal development maximization. Parenting is a distraction for its growth, so when the children are infants they’re given to Proxies to raise to adulthood. So who is watching the Proxies? Chase Sterm is a Proxy Review Officer who exposes widespread abuse in the Proxy system. When that system fails, the Government is forced to send children to reprogramming centers. What comes at the end of the reprogramming may surprise everyone.
The Galactic Organic Development Corporation observes planets to determine which it will save. MO-126 bears the appearance of a dog and is an employee of this agency. If primitive specifies are declared fit, they’ll be moved to planets to work in the agricultural division of this organization. MO-126 is a special kind of android. What determinations will he make in his 15,000 years of observation?