Having served as a Search-and-Rescuewoman for thirtyyears, Captain Jane Oliver is ready for a peaceful retirement. But when tragedystrikes, Oliver's plans are shattered, and she finds herself thrust into a roleshe's not prepared for. Suddenly at the helm of the Coast Guard's elite SAR-1lunar unit, Oliver is the only one who can prevent an all-out war on thesurface of the moon, a conflict that will surely consume the earth as well...File Under: Science Fiction [ Coast to Space Coast | USA v China | Semper Paratus | One Small Step... ]
- Paperback | 336 pages
- 130 x 197 x 30.48mm | 362.87g
- 10 Mar 2020
- Watkins Media
- Angry Robot
- London, United Kingdom
- New edition
- New edition
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About Myke Cole
MYKE COLE is a devoted comic fan and voracious fantasy reader. After a career hunting people in the military, police, and intelligence services, Cole put these skills to good use on CBS's hit show Hunted, and on Discovery Channel's Contact. Myke is the author of The Sacred Throne Trilogy, the Shadow Ops series, and the Reawakening trilogy. His first work of nonfiction, Legion Versus Phalanx will be followed by The Bronze Lie in 2021. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.