By Jay Allan
Red Worlds e-book III The 3rd Frontier warfare is over, and the Western Alliance is successful. All throughout human-occupied area, colony worlds rejoice the arrival of peace.
But peace is an elusive dream, and extra hassle is brewing. The warfare used to be pricey, and the economies of the Superpowers, regularly fragile, are at the verge of overall collapse.
The Directorate, the shadowy intelligence association that has turn into the genuine strength at the back of the Alliance executive, plans to strip the colonies naked to pay the prices of battle. Already, they're tightening their keep an eye on over the freewheeling colonial governments. And the Marine Corps faces overall destruction by the hands of the worst traitor in its history.
however the colonists are a special breed than the passive mob on the earth, and so they don't have any purpose of meekly surrendering their tough gained freedoms. On worlds all around the frontier, plans are hatched and guns hoarded. And in taverns and assembly halls the phrases of an old textual content are uttered in hushed tones. a bit uprising, at times, is an effective thing.
The red Worlds Series:
Marines (Crimson Worlds I)
The price of Victory (Crimson Worlds II)
A Little uprising (Crimson Worlds III)
Coming March 2013 the 1st Imperium (Crimson Worlds IV)
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Then, through that gap, a dark form stumbled, robed and hooded in brown, a drawn sword gleaming in one hand and a trailing bundle of black velvet gripped tightly in the crook of the other arm. The sword blade was bright, as if it reflected searing light, and it smoked. Blinded by the intensity of the light, Rudy turned his face away, confused, disoriented, and shocked. When he turned back, the blazing vision was gone. There remained only an old man in a brown robe, an old man who held a sword in one hand and a wailing baby in the other arm.
I could give you a technical explanation, of course,” he said, and the smile that briefly illuminated his face turned it suddenly very young. “But would it matter? ” It was not the kind of response best suited to what she’d read of dealing with wizards, but Ingold’s eyes twinkled with fleeting amusement. ” “Uh—” Gil said profoundly. ” She started to sit down opposite him, which involved clearing two textbooks and the calendar section of the Times off the chair, then paused in a tardy outburst of hospitality.
After a long time of silence he returned inside to sleep. He woke up wondering what he’d done to annoy the little man with the sledgehammer who lived inside his head. He rolled over, to his instant regret, and wondered if he was going to die. The room was barely light. He lay for a time staring at the shadows of the dry, cobwebby rafters, memories of yesterday and last night leaking back to his protesting consciousness: Tarot’s party; the fact that it was Monday and he was supposed to be back at work at the body shop, painting flaming sunsets on custom vans; last night’s beer run to Barstow; and that pig of a Chevy.
A Little Rebellion (Crimson Worlds, Book 3) by Jay Allan