• This story is action-packed, fast-paced, intelligently plotted and features an undeniably endearing heroine

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  • A rollicking good tale; a space-opera with real bite and an intelligent, plausible premise.

    Lily Knol
  • It’s solid science fiction through and through.

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  • Non-stop excitement from beginning to end.

  • Mr. West has created a realistic version of the future here with all of its grittiness as well as its hard science.

  • Reminiscent of Elizabeth Moon’s saga featuring iconic military heroine Esmay Suiza
    (Once a Hero, et al.), Bayard West’s debut novel is a page-turning fusion of military and
    adventure science fiction with a little romance thrown in for good measure.

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  • A strong, talented female lead, very admirable in her abilities yet still flawed with desires.

    Brittney Washam
  • It has elements of sci-fi, action, and a dash of romance, with a heroine that would be hard not to like.

  • The starship Harbinger was so inventive that I wanted to fly it for myself.

    Brandi Davidson
  • As a non-science fiction reader I was surprised when I got into this story and couldn’t put it down.

    Barbara Townley
  • The author has created an intriguing and thought-provoking glimpse of the future.

    Diane Stokes
  • I was drawn in by Cassie and how her story unfolds and the secrets that are revealed.

    Arnold Bosserman
  • Truly a visual playground for me as a reader. West managed to take me on a journey that I did not expect.

    Paul Kaitson
  • The mind-blowing cliffhanger at novel’s end will leave them pulling their hair out waiting for the sequel.

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  • This was an awesome book! I can’t wait for more!