Herc Tom, Champion of the Empire

Purr Mission
Series: Herc Tom, Champion of the Empire, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,700. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Major Tom’s dander is up. His cub is dying of the Morient Virus, and he knows their sworn enemies are responsible (the Baastards!), but bureaucats order him not to go to their planet to recover the antidote. Well, it’s easier to beg forgiveness than to ask purrmission. Purr Mission is a science fiction short story, and the first story in the “Herc Tom, Champion of the Empire” series.
Nipped in the Butt
Series: Herc Tom, Champion of the Empire, Book 2. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 8,140. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
More intrigue as a familiar hallucinogen finds its way into Ramses society. Are their long-time adversaries behind it? Time for Major Tom to save the Empire again… “Nipped in the Butt” is the 2nd story in William Mangieri’s “Herc Tom, Champion of the Empire” series.
Cat and Mouse
Series: Herc Tom, Champion of the Empire. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,360. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Major Tom has plans this leave; this cat is finally going to get some much needed R&R with his mates. But recent additions to the household (including his Admiral father-in-law and an uppity mouse chef), as well as an unexpected visit from yet another enemy puts his whiskers in a twist. "Cat and Mouse" is a speculative fiction short story, third of his "Major Tom, Champion of the Empire" series.