Logan Conner is the son of a king, the heir to the largest of the five star-dominions, and the best mech pilot in the galaxy. His people are plagued by pirates and raiders, surrounded by enemies, and not even his father can fight them all. Logan gives up his position, his rank, even his name, and becomes Jonathan Slaughter, leader of a rough-and-ready band of mercenary mech-jocks, bent on taking the battle to the enemy on their own terms. They’re Wholesale Slaughter. Kicking ass is what they do.
For two million years, Mars hid an alien secret. Two hours ago, an unmanned rover found it. Earth scrambles to assemble the first manned mission to Mars. It’s rushed and runs into trouble. Safety concerns cause our best astronauts to shun the mission – disaster looms… Who will they turn to? Retired astronaut Adam Alston can’t support his family. When NASA comes knocking for a mission leader, it’s a match made in heaven. Does he still have the right stuff to complete the mission and lead his team? When a group of unlikely heroes launches on this dangerous adventure, how long will it take for one of them to become a villain?
In one fell swoop
Every now and then Mother Nature likes to show us who is boss. On a hot day in June, two groups of campers disappear in the Green Swamps of Florida. The wood is still burning in the bonfire, all their belongings are abandoned, and there is blood at the campground. But not a single body is found. Patty McGee, the grandmother to one of the missing campers, sets out to find out what happened to her grandson, thinking his father might have kidnapped him. However, soon she realizes she is up against a force way more powerful than that. It’s a battle even she can’t win.