Read More... Travels into Several Remote Nations of the World. In Four Parts. By Lemuel Gulliver, First a Surgeon, and then a Captain of Several Ships, better known simply as Gulliver's Travels (1726, amended 1735), is a novel by Anglo-Irish writer and clergyman Jonathan Swift, that is both a satire on human nature and a parody of the "travellers' tales" literary subgenre. It is Swift's best known full-length work, and a classic of English literature.
Read More... November Asteroid is a collection of five compelling short stories. Each one contains an original and gripping narrative that quickly hooks the reader and takes them on an exciting journey.
The title story of the book “November Asteroid” is a murder mystery set on a star-ship asteroid on a seven-year voyage. A veteran detective is called out of retirement to catch a killer and in the process stumbles upon a disturbing new technology.
“Reparation” the second story features a space war veteran hijacking a star-ship in order to make amends to a fallen comrade. The next story “Jack Stone” concerns an old ex-convict recruited by an old friend to smuggle an alien artefact. “The Last Astronaut” tells the tale of a man on Mars discovering his fellow astronauts have simply disappeared.
The final story is “We Knew You Were Coming” a tale of three crew members waking from suspended animation to find their star-ship has travelled far further than they had intended.