By Jack L. Chalker
They took the physique of Park Lacoch and stripped away his brain. Then they caught him aboard a spaceship and exiled him to Charon, from which no go back used to be attainable. And simply while he notion issues couldn't get any worse, Park chanced on himself remodeled right into a changeling -- a half-beast, half-man, with the beast swiftly gaining ascendancy . . .
Read Online or Download Charon: A Dragon at the Gate (The Four Lords of the Diamond, Book 3) PDF
Best science fiction books
The 1st colonists from Earth named the planet Wunderland. Generations later, the felinoid alien invaders known as Kzin got here and became it right into a hell for people. Touched on in different money owed of the Man-Kzin wars, the following for the 1st time is the decades-long saga of Wunderland: how the Wunderlanders first realized of the Kzin assaults in the world by way of slower-than-light communications, slightly in time to arrange to struggle again.
Within the wake of a shattered alliance, the recent Republic fights a continuing new enemy in an all-new experience within the bestselling famous person Wars saga. ..
Faced with an alarming photo of Han as a battered hostage of the Yevetha, Chewbacca takes on an pressing project. in the meantime, Leia calls upon the Senate to take a stand and do away with the Yevetha threat--even on the expense of Han's existence. As a former Imperial governor takes his conflict to the runaway Qella spaceship, Luke's carrying on with look for his mom brings him dangerously on the subject of Nil Spaar's lethal forces. and because the Yevetha shut in at the forces of the hot Republic, Luke takes a determined gamble with an invisible weapon. ..
STARFLEET CORPS OF ENGINEERS
The U. S. S. da Vinci is distributed to Vemlar to help within the development of a brand new research-and-development facility, run through an interstellar enterprise rich person named Rod Portlyn. yet there's extra to Portlyn's enterprise dealings than meet the attention, as a gaggle known as Taru Bolivar is attempting to sabotage the Vemlar project.
Soon the mixed crews of the da Vinci and the Starship Enterprise™ locate themselves embroiled in a clash which can result in disaster!
THE paintings OF THE DEAL
God isn't really useless, he has only been exiled to an extraterrestrial planet. And it's in the world that God meets Herb Asher and convinces him to assist retake Earth from the demonic Belial. that includes digital truth, parallel worlds, and interstellar trip, The Divine Invasion blends philosophy and experience in a fashion few authors can in attaining.
- Psion (Cat, Book 1)
- Time Patrolman
- Rama II (Rama, Book 2)
- White Mars, or, The Mind Set Free: A 21st-Century Utopia
- Battlestar Galactica (Battlestar Galactica: Reimagined, Book 1)
Extra resources for Charon: A Dragon at the Gate (The Four Lords of the Diamond, Book 3)
Sir, this is Captain Roger Merriman of the Herakles. ” Valerian didn’t yelp, not quite, but his voice rose in pitch. ” Arcturus sounded triumphant. “See there, Son? ” “No, Emperor Arcturus. We pledged our service to Prince Valerian, sir, and our lives. We know you planted tracking devices on his ship, and that’s how you’ve been able to follow our jumps. ” “No,” cried Valerian, reasoning it out apparently at the same instant that Annabelle did. Her eyes widened in horror. “I forbid it. Fire on the White Star!
And what I don’t believe in . . ” He stabbed a finger down, and the image disappeared. A light began to flash almost immediately, indicating that Arcturus wanted to have the last word, but Valerian was done. Behind him, the White Star, having shaken itself mostly free of the zerg, moved slowly around to fire on one of the ships trailing the Bucephalus. It landed a perfect hit on the Patroclus, and more red-orange death sprang up. Two battlecruisers, then. Two of the twenty-five that had accompanied Valerian would be able to make the jump with him.
I wanted to thank you. Both of you. Things lie ahead and—well, no one knows the hour of his passing. It’s more important than ever that we stay united. ” He smiled, the neatly trimmed black-and-white beard parting to reveal white teeth. ” Jim had thought he was a jaded cynic. But at Mengsk’s words, he actually blushed. Not that Kerrigan would have any problem knowing what he was thinking without his telltale reddening. Sarah, too, looked away for a moment, and then, evenly, regarded Jim. “I think we each misjudged the other,” she said.