Human Hunter and Other Science Fiction Stories
The book comprises a collection of 20 fast paced, action packed, science fiction and science fantasy short stories. The lead story "Human Hunter" is based on a story arc pod cast on the Beam Me Up Pod cast site during 2014/15. In its desperation to acquire an alien artifact an Earth based organization courts disaster by illegally employing Xelk human hunters on Earth. "Grey Power - Consolidation" looks at the world post the Young/Old War while in "The Empress Voluvita" the authority of the Empress of one hundred worlds is challenged in an unexpected way. "Dystopian Transcontinental Journey" involves a desperate trip by an ex SAS soldier across an Australian continent ravaged by war with the alien Dreelth. In "Living on Compressed Time" participants on the compressed time program are taken advantage of while in "Deep Web" aliens penetrate the dark web. And much more!
- Paperback | 194 pages
- 152.4 x 228.6 x 11.18mm | 353.8g
- 07 Jul 2015
- United States
- black & white illustrations
About David K Scholes
The author has written over 140 speculative fiction short stories in the 7 years he has been writing speculative fiction. His publications include seven collections of short stories and two novellas. All of which are on Amazon. For some years he has been a regular contributor to both the Antipodean SF and the Beam Me Up Pod cast sites. In more recent times he has also become a regular contributor to the Farther Stars Than These site. He has also been published on a variety of other sci-fi sites including Bewildering Stories, 365 Tomorrows and the former Golden Visions magazine. . He has written three sci-fi series: the 12 part "Alien Hunter" series for then Golden Visions Magazine in 2011/12, the "Trathh" series for the Beam Me Up Pod Cast site in 2012/13, and the "Human Hunter" series also for the Beam Me Up site in 2014/15.