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.
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Complete, accessible, and up-to-date Written for health professionals of all kinds—not lawyers—Medical Law and Ethics covers the full spectrum of topics that affect practice. Fully updated coverage includes: the legal system, professional liability and medical malpractice, physician’s responsibilities, medical records, ethical and bioethical issues, and current regulations. Actual legal cases illuminate subjects ranging from patient confidentiality and abortion to death and dying. Med Tips provide quick scenarios and guidance about law and ethics. Each chapter contains glossary terms, exercises, and an actual case; appendices provide current sample codes of ethics.