New PDF release: Alien Velocity (Cosmic Sparks, Book 1)

By Robert Appleton

ISBN-10: 1426893485

ISBN-13: 9781426893483

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Revised "Charlie Runs jewelry round the Earth", 2009

Charlie Thorpe-Campbell is the best RAM-runner the area has ever seen--and he understands it. at the verge of retirement from the game, he's protecting his name as champion of the yearly orbital race one ultimate time whilst he's by surprise hurtling away into deep space.

Charlie's unscheduled voyage via a wormhole ends with a crash-landing on a most original planet, with ratings of spacecraft from all corners of the universe in orbit. looking aid, he heads towards what seems to be civilization, blind to the horrors anticipating him there...

Once contained in the nice, orb-covered urban, Charlie is thrust into intergalactic pageant via a bloodthirsty alien race. whilst he discovers he can use his certain talents to avoid wasting not just himself, however the whole galaxy, will he stand up to the challenge--or run from it?

Previously released as Charlie Runs earrings round the Earth, newly revised via the author.
39,000 words

*EPIC Award Finalist 2011 - top technology Fiction

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They built great cities, carved great monuments on their broad, flat continent, and developed a great civilization. They were a people who roamed little, who multiplied slowly, and they did not search the world and colonize it widely. As their ships grew greater, and their air flying machines came, they visited all the continents. In some they found wild savages, hairy and bestial. A different race altogether. They were almost apes. ” “Then—the year of the calamity. There was a shaking of the ground, a great cleft appeared in the side of the sacred mount, where lived the rulers of the Ma-jhay-anhu.

The Tefflans had had no warning, for none could race through space faster than light, and the warning the Magyans might have given trailed somewhere behind. For thirty seconds the Magyan battleships operated with every piece of offensive apparatus they possessed. A thousand giant thermite bombs spattered out of each, to seek and hold a place on some enemy ship. Thousands of terrific magnetic balls shot forth, to bury their fangs in the armor of some cruisers, and rip a great gap in it; to heat the armor of some battleship yellow, hot, and soft.

Fortunately, the rockets which went out to rescue the hard-pressed interplanetary rocket were a new experimental type. They were very swift and very agile. The Tefflan rockets were equipped with guns. ” “The pilot headed his rocket straight for the enemy, then just short of a crash he changed his course abruptly, the heavy castings smashed their way straight on and ruined the ship. The others tried the same thing. One ship was punctured and died. ” “The returned rocket explorer, Harn Malto, told what had happened.

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