- Ashwin George, supported by the colony's elite and Tián Quán, the Chinese company whose hyperdrive ships and intelligent robots dominated half the settled galaxy.
- Desmond Park, nanotechnology engineer, armed with a shrewd intellect, the loyalty of the colony's smart and disaffected youth, and the most formidable weapon of all.
A single idea.More info →
To maintain order in the 22nd, the UN relocates undesirables through artificial wormholes onto colony planets. Everyone benefits... except the planets' original colonists.
Now, the newly rediscovered colony of New Moravia learns the UN's plan and fights back.More info →
In an artificial world whose inhabitants used advanced neurotechnology to implant skills and habits in playing status games, Pavel trumped all his friends by making himself believe in Christianity. But whether true or false, his newly implanted skills and habits wielded a power he didn't expect.More info →
How far will Francisca go to protect her colony of Mexican refugees from pirates roving the asteroid belt?
PASE DE UN DÍA
Chalo could teleport to the U.S. every day and work for a better life for his family—if he kept his day pass.
MIKE FINK GOES TO BIG BEND
Characters from American, Mexican, and Native folklore meet in west Texas in the 21st century.
THE THIRTIETH AMENDMENT
Gonzalo had to pass the test of English fluency to prove himself a U.S. citizen. So did others willing to cheat.
Texas PI Albert Jimenez found more than the usual when he investigated an heiress' "suicide."More info →
Earth barely survived the 21st Century. Nuclear terrorism, civil war, and famine killed billions. Thousands fled on warpdrive ships to planets around distant suns.
After the United Nations gained control over Earth, it opened wormholes to the colonies, to prevent a repeat of chaos on a galactic scale.
Enter operative Stone Chalmers. Spy. Assassin. Instrument maintaining the UN's order on the galaxy. Opposing him are hostile forces on colony worlds... and within the UN itself.More info →
One bitterly cold Iowa night, an assailant slits the throats of twenty genetically modified pigs. Pressured by a giant biotechnology company and the county's power brokers, Deputy Matt Schaffer must untangle a web of clues to find the assailant--and bring justice to a desperate small town.More info →
In these pages, you can...
...race against time to solve mysteries hidden in a planet's vast desert—and in a woman's heart
...learn the true story of a president's assassination
...journey 14,000 miles to a high-tech fountain of youth
...win or go "home"—to an Earth you've never seen
and explore six other worlds created by a distinctive voice in twenty-first century science fiction.More info →
Azureseas. A world of sandy beaches under a yellow-orange sun. Human developers could turn it into the next great tourist world of the Consortia… except for its large, dangerous native animals.
Ross Cantrell joined the animal control mission on Azureseas to earn the money he needed to start married life together with his girlfriend.
Then Ross discovers the truth about the planet’s “animals.”More info →