Jade Darcy and the Affair of Honor by Stephen Goldin and Mary Mason
Series: The Rehumanization of Jade Darcy, Book 1.
Approx. 84,970 words.
Published on March 14, 2012 by
Jade Darcy, a computer-augmented mercenary, turns down what she considers a suicide assignment: traveling to an enslaved world to assassinate one of its military leaders. But then she learns there's someone looking for her--someone with the potential to expose her mysterious past, with possibly fatal results. All of a sudden, a suicide mission looks positively appetizing....