A hundred years from home, the life of Astronaut Garrick Jenkins hangs in the balance when he is set adrift in the deep void of interstellar space. Desperately chasing his one chance for survival, he discovers a wonder beyond his wildest dreams. But will it take him home? Because in space, insanity is not an option.
When Bess Kincaid finds herself in the wrong place at the wrong time, she realizes too late that she is the next victim in a madman’s quest to satisfy a debt that can never be paid.
Plunged into the nightmare of his quest for vengeance, her only hope is to do what no other girl has ever done and find her way home. Until then, survival comes at a price Bess refuses to pay.
Locked in a battle for her very soul, Bess must endure the boundless cruelty and sadistic obsession of a man whose wounds will never heal. A man who will stop at nothing to kill the ember of hope that she will never let die.
But others will pay for her insolence with their lives.
Because she is not alone. Trapped in the darkest corners of the criminal world, Bess learns that any girl left behind will never live to see seventeen. Even if she can find a way out, she will never escape the shadow of those she could not save.
When Bess realizes their fate rests in her hands, she will have to embrace her own brand of cruelty and the cold companion that is justice. Because she will never be free until every girl comes home.
THE TERRAN MANDATE
On the desolate world of Shoahn’Tu, war grinds the last remnants of mankind towards extinction. The Terran Guard, descended from the ranks of the first explorers and sworn to protect the native Shoahn’, pursue a relentless crusade against the faltering colonists they had warned to stay away. The only thing stopping them is The desperately outnumbered ranks of the Shoahn’Tu Marine Expeditionary Force, fighting a losing battle to save the last standing human colony from total annihilation.
But the real enemy has unleashed the vengeance of an ancient and forbidden power that will stop at nothing to end mankind entirely and reclaim the sacred world of Shoahn’Tu as its own.
Now, the only only hope left is Colonel Ben Dekker’s Enforcer Battalion and the promise he and his Marines have made to humanity: That they shall not perish.
Banished to the King’s army for marrying a commoner, Tyrus Faron fights neither for king nor country. He fights to defend the peasant conscripts forced to stand with him, doomed to die too young.
When he returns home to find his people on the brink of starvation, he must fight a new kind of war against the Baron who would enslave his family’s last manor.
But it is the treasure his wife has left behind that will reveal the path to a final chance at honor and redemption. When the wrath of an ancient power reawakens, Tyrus will face the battle of a lifetime when he discovers the one thing he cannot live without. And the only thing left worth dying for.