Synopses & Reviews
The colony planet of Fremont was supposed to be free of all genetically altered beings--a new home for a pure race. So when Chelo and her brother Joseph, along with two other genetically altered teenagers, were abandoned on Fremont, they were not welcome. They vowed to get off the planet by any means necessary. Joseph and the others managed to escape, but Chelo was left behind with her new found love, forced to live underground. As Joseph and the others return home, they find that their planet is full of vengeance. Believing that the people of Fremont killed the teenaged castaways, they sent a technologically advanced mercenary team back to Fremont to eliminate the entire planet's population. With the help of Joseph's father, they head back to Fremont to try to save Chelo.Though the numbers are in their favor, the mercenaries' technology is eons ahead. As the team begins leveling the cities of Fremont, Joseph and his father know that Chelo's demise is lurking, and must rally their enemies, the people of Fremont, if they hope to save her.
The colony planet of Fremont is supposed to be free of all genetically altered beings. So when Chelo, her brother Joseph, and others are abandoned on Fremont, they are not welcome. Joseph manages to escape, but Chelo is left behind, in this latest work in the Silver Ship saga.
About the Author
BRENDA COOPER is a futurist who works with Glen Hiemstra at Futurist.com. Shes the co-author of the novel Building Harlequin's Moon, which she wrote with Larry Niven. Her solo and collaborative short fiction has appeared in multiple magazines, including Analog, Asimovs, Strange Horizons, Oceans of the Mind, and The Salal Review. She lives in Kirkland, Washington.