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Into The Maelstrom – Snippet 52

Into The Maelstrom – Snippet 52 Chapter 17 – Cut and Thrust Allenson’s body went into that surreal zone he thought of as combat mode. Time slowed down and consciousness narrowed like turning up the magnification on a powerful microscope.

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Sanctuary – Snippet 07

Sanctuary – Snippet 07 Chapter 3 Sebetwe He was at the rim of the nest, now. On the other side of the mound of stones, the noise being made by the hatchlings was almost deafening. Glancing to his left, he … Continue reading

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Into The Maelstrom – Snippet 51

Into The Maelstrom – Snippet 51 All through the afternoon they intermittently bombarded the port mostly achieving little other than chipping tiny fragments of syncrete out of the aprons. One of the tramps lifted off but the other stayed. Maybe … Continue reading

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Phoenix In Shadow – Chapter 28

Ryk has decided that this will be the last snippet of this book. Also, the eARC is currently available at http://www.baenebooks.com/p-2666-phoenix-in-shadow-earc.aspx Phoenix In Shadow – Chapter 28 Chapter 28. Miri stepped into her guestroom at the Reflect’s mansion and closed … Continue reading

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Sanctuary – Snippet 06

Sanctuary – Snippet 06 “I did,” she said curtly. “Do as you’re told.” She was half-expecting an argument, but all she got was a smile. An instant later, Lavi Tur was moving up the mountain.

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Sanctuary – Snippet 05

Sanctuary – Snippet 05 Chapter 2 Sebetwe The hatchlings might be too old. That much was already obvious from the volume of sound being emitted from the nest somewhere above and still not in sight. “At least two, maybe three,” … Continue reading

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Phoenix In Shadow – Chapter 27

Phoenix In Shadow – Chapter 27 Chapter 27. Tobimar tensed, and began to bring up the High Center. If things go bad, we will need all my skill. I don’t know exactly what Kyri was doing there, but I could … Continue reading

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Into The Maelstrom – Snippet 50

Into The Maelstrom – Snippet 50 The heavy duty pipes that linked the machinery had to be bolted on manually as the use of power tools constituted too great a hazard. Each of the three engines consisted of three separate … Continue reading

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Sanctuary – Snippet 04

Sanctuary – Snippet 04 For them, so far as Njekwa had been able to determine, the Godhead was more in the way of a disembodied universal power than anything she or her shamans would call a deity at all. The … Continue reading

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Into The Maelstrom – Snippet 49

Into The Maelstrom – Snippet 49 Chapter 16 – The Battle of Oxford Allenson adjusted the mask over his face until it covered his mouth, eyes and nose. It supplied metallic air that tasted like an iron based tonic wine. … Continue reading

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