By Stephen A Fender
It all started with an assault on a examine station close to the frontier zone, the furthest part of the Outer Sphere of Unified area. Then, one after the other, next border structures started to fall sufferer to the unknown attackers. Months glided by ahead of someone within the Unified Collaboration of structures discovered what used to be occurring. by way of then, it used to be too late.
The Kafaran had arrived.
The struggling with among the 2 factions raged on for almost 5 years. thousands perished, and hundreds of thousands of blameless beings misplaced their homes.
Then, approximately as speedy because the conflict had begun, the Kafaran’s inexplicably retreated to an unexplored sector of area. in spite of their as soon as expansive foothold within the Milky method now mendacity in ruins, it looked as if it would the as soon as peaceable UCS that victory used to be eventually theirs. Now, it was once time to rebuild.
With the Galactic struggle now 5 years some time past, former fighter pilot Shawn Kestrel wasn’t approximately as content material in his peacetime existence as he might have been. not just was once his fledgling shipment company progressively wasting buyers, his lone interstellar shipping was once fatally incapacitated, the sufferer of a now all too universal pirate attack.
Without caution, the prudish daughter of his former commanding officer looks, informing Shawn that William has mysteriously disappeared—apparently the sufferer of foul play. And, as though issues weren’t tricky sufficient, a Unified area Command provider quick arrives to claim the Unified government’s personal self-guided pursuits into the disappearance.
As Shawn endeavors to place the entire items jointly, something turns into terrifyingly transparent: the Kafaran are not any longer idle.
With the govt. suspiciously urgent down on him from one aspect, and the gorgeous and enigmatic daughter riding him on from the opposite, Shawn Kestrel needs to seek deep inside of himself to determine the place his previous and current loyalties lie ahead of the universe once more erupts into all-out war.