My deep space adventure story “The Old Fighting Goose” appears in the latest of the Beyond The Stars series, subtitled Unimagined Realms.
I’m stoked to be sharing the contents page with some wonderful writers. Plenty of bestsellers among them, so you know you’re in for some good reads.
The book is on special for the next few days at .99c (until the end of the month), so grab a copy quick. $2.99 from then on.
The other authors are:
Patrice Fitzgerald (also the editor)
Joseph Robert Lewis
G. S. Jennsen made a nice universal Amazon link for the book here
Here are other links:
My latest release continues the theme of strange and dangerous environments challenging the characters. I’ve always been fascinated by the idea of vast cities so it I had fun taking free rein creating the world of Mackelle. The blurb goes like this:
Desra Parker loves investigating strange planets. But when missiles shoot her ship down over Mackelle, Desra and her crew find themselves in a desperate race for survival. Battling the elements and relentless building-sized robots, Desra needs to unravel the mysteries of Mackelle’s endless city if she’s going to keep anyone alive. And figure out a way to get home.
I was lucky enough to get this wonderful cover illustration by Bertrandb (Dreamstime.com) which perfectly conveys the setting.
Available from your usual retailers, including
ebook – $5.99
Cool to watch the International Space Station track across the NZ sky this evening with a tiny point of light tracking it from not far behind. Realized that it was of course the SpaceX Dragon capsule heading in to dock. I didn’t take that picture (!), that’s from the NASA site. That’s pretty cool.
Nice views first thing of the crescent moon, with Venus nearby. I pushed my camera’s zoom to the max for that second photo. Pleased with the shot – looks like a planet, rather than just a circle (I’m sure that’s more to do with my camera’s quirkiness than Venus’s surface).