By Michael McCollum
Alternate paperback model of technological know-how fiction novel. initially released by means of Del Rey. e-book is big layout, published on vibrant white paper, ideal sure, with complete colour, plastic laminated covers. Books are autographed via the writer.
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My full name is… Jacqueline Marie Daudet- if it's any business of yours. " Rod took a deep breath. "Jacqueline," he said carefully, "I didn't know. " "You haven't said anything to offend me, you big stupid dear. " "You mean about girls being poison? Well, did it ever occur to you that maybe boys are pure poison, too? Under these circumstances? No, of course it didn't. " She twisted her shoulders uncomfortably. "Now that you know, I won't have to wear this beetle case any longer. Turn your backs, both of you.
Rod thought about it. Caves could be death traps. But the prospect of being able to stretch out swayed him. " 5 5 The Nova Jack's hideaway was in a bluff overlooking the stream by which Rod had been robbed. At this point the bluffs walled a pocket valley and the stream meandered between low banks cut in an alluvial field between the bluffs. The cave was formed by an overhang of limestone which roofed a room water-carved from shale in one bluff. The wall below it was too sheer to climb; the overhanging limestone protected it above and the stream curved in sharply ahnost to the foot of the bluff.
That high ground downstream. There are good trees there, better for all night than around here. " Jack hesitated. "Okay. " Rod curled his lip. "Want to spend it on the ground? " "I spent a couple of nights in trees," Jack answered mildly. " "Huh? " Rod thought about it. Caves could be death traps. But the prospect of being able to stretch out swayed him. " 5 5 The Nova Jack's hideaway was in a bluff overlooking the stream by which Rod had been robbed. At this point the bluffs walled a pocket valley and the stream meandered between low banks cut in an alluvial field between the bluffs.
Antares Dawn by Michael McCollum