In the aftermath of a battle a ship drifts helplessly in space. Is the strange new warship they were fighting still out there? Will it come back for them? Commander Johnson faces a desperate race to get her destroyer back into action and save her crew.
“If you liked Alien, you’ll love Independence.”
“This is an incredible work … suspense, mystery and intrigue.”
“Loved every word of it.”
“There’s more action and intrigue packed into this story than there is in many full length novels.”
“Shaw’s world is engaging and clearly has depth, even from this brief encounter.”
‘Independence’ is a short story (6000 words) in the Two Democracies: Revolution series.
Book 0 – Independence
Book 1 – Liberty
Book 2 – The Perception of Prejudice
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy, Military, Space Marine
“If this is Paradise, how bad could Hell be?”
A sandstorm uncovers a long buried secret in the Iraqi desert, an ancient Sumerian temple dating back at least 6,000 years to the beginning of civilization. An American army patrol sent to investigate the ruins is trapped inside the temple’s eroded walls, first by an insurgent ambush then by another, even more powerful sandstorm. When an enemy mortar shell blasts an opening into a hidden burial chamber, Captain Adam Cadman and his soldiers take refuge deep in the ruins. What they find hidden inside threatens to destroy every belief about the beginnings of mankind–as well as modern society as we know it.
“An Out-of-The Box Blend of SciFi, Thriller, and Military Encounters!” (Midwest Book Review)
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy, Science Fiction, Military, Literature & Fiction, Action & Adventure