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The Recovery Man's Bargain: A Retrieval Artist Short Novel
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Series: Retrieval Artist Universe. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,890. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Hadad Yu “recovers” things for a living. Things, not people, not animals. Things. Until he gets in trouble and must work for the alien Gyonnese. They want a person to answer for her crimes, and they want to use Yu to get her. A companion piece to Recovery Man, The Recovery Man’s Bargain explores the motivations of one of the stranger characters in the Retrieval Artist universe.
The Retrieval Artist: A Retrieval Artist Short Novel
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Series: Retrieval Artist Universe. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,580. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The short novel that started the entire Retrieval Artist series, The Retrieval Artist introduced Miles Flint to the world. Hugo-nominated, chosen as one of the best stories of the year, The Retrieval Artist created an entire universe, and Flint himself became what IO9 calls “one of the top ten science fiction detectives ever.”
The Possession of Paavo Deshin: A Retrieval Artist Short Novel
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Series: Retrieval Artist Universe. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,130. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
All of his short life, Paavo Deshin has seen ghosts. The same two ghosts who have now approached him on the school playground, ghosts who look older and actually smell bad. Paavo’s cry for help brings the authorities, a few lawyers, and Retrieval Artist Miles Flint, who learns some secrets about the ghosts—and about Paavo’s parents. A stand-alone short Retrieval Artist novel.
The Disappeared: A Retrieval Artist Novel
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Series: Retrieval Artist Universe, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 97,300. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
In a universe where humans and aliens have formed a loose government called the Earth Alliance, treaties guarantee that humans are subject to alien laws when on alien soil. But alien laws often make no sense, and the punishments vary from loss of life to loss of a first-born child.
Extremes: A Retrieval Artist Novel
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Series: Retrieval Artist Universe, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 102,160. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A Retrieval Artist dies of a virus, yet his colleague, Miles Flint, believes the death is not an accident. Police detective Noelle DeRicci knows that the death of a young woman in the Moon's prestigious Extreme Marathon is not an accident. It soon becomes clear that both deaths are connected.
Consequences: A Retrieval Artist Novel
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Series: Retrieval Artist Universe, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 102,160. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Mixing interstellar politics and police procedural, Rusch turns out a satisfying SF mystery. Flint’s internal conflicts are deftly portrayed, and the gritty realism of the murder investigation meshes well with the alien setting. This [third] entry in the Retrieval Artist series should please SF and mystery fans alike, and can be read independently. RT Book Reviews
Buried Deep: A Retrieval Artist Novel
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Series: Retrieval Artist Universe, Book 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 105,820. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A cold case starts it all—human bones discovered beneath the Martian soil in the alien Disty’s main city. "A high-velocity rush through cultures in full clash, as fear and panic overwhelm the day, and Rusch’s writing makes the far-out scenario feel as present and credible as today’s breaking news….Rusch has outdone herself yet again." The Edge Boston
Paloma: A Retrieval Artist Novel
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Series: Retrieval Artist Universe, Book 5. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 101,480. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
“Rusch does a superb job of making the Retrieval Artist books work as fully satisfying standalone mysteries and as installments in a gripping saga full of love, loss, grief, hope, adventure, and discovery. It is also some of the best science fiction ever written.” New York Times bestselling author Orson Scott Card
Anniversary Day: A Retrieval Artist Novel
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Series: Retrieval Artist Universe, Book 8. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 89,460. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Book 1 of the Anniversary Day Saga. Four years ago, a bomb destroyed part of the dome protecting Armstrong, the largest city on the Moon. Now, as the city celebrates its survival with an event it calls Anniversary Day, a larger threat looms—one that begins with the murder of the mayor, and spreads across the Moon itself.
Recovery Man: A Retrieval Artist Novel
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Series: Retrieval Artist Universe, Book 6. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,520. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
“This high-tech detective story, part of the Retrieval Artist series, has hard science fiction, a complex whodunit and a fascinating look at alien bureaucracy. All the elements for an entertaining story are here: well-drawn, believable characters with frailties and flaws, credible scientific theory, and authentic-feeling settings.” RT Book Reviews