Herc Tom, Champion of the Empire

Purr Mission
Series: Herc Tom, Champion of the Empire, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,700. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Major Tom’s cub is dying of the Morient Virus, and he knows their sworn enemies the Baastards are responsible, but bureaucats order him not to go to their planet to recover the antidote. Easier to beg forgiveness than to ask purrmission. Ready for heroism, space, spies, and lives in the balance? Read “Purr Mission.” Purr Mission is the first Herc Tom story, and is also in “Cats of War I.”
Nipped in the Butt
Series: Herc Tom, Champion of the Empire, Book 2. Price: $1.99 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… Ready for more comic adventures with your favorite feline? Read “Nipped in the Butt.” “Nipped in the Butt” is the 2nd story in the “Herc Tom, Champion of the Empire” series, and is available in the collection “Cats of War I."
Cat and Mouse
Series: Herc Tom, Champion of the Empire, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,360. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Major Tom has plans for his leave time: 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), and an unexpected visit from yet another enemy puts his whiskers in a twist. Ready for a comical adventure with some unlikely characters? Read “Cat and Mouse.” (also in "Cats of War I."
Baastards' Revenge
Series: Herc Tom, Champion of the Empire, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,050. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Champion of the Empire Hercules Tom thinks this is a mere diplomatic mission to Baast; little does he know what the Baastards have in store for him. But don't worry - this cat has proven time and again that he has more than the usual nine lives. Read to find out how Herc finds his way out of this one. “Baastards’ Revenge" is a speculative fiction novelette, and is the 5th Herc Tom story.
Imperial Purrogative
Series: Herc Tom, Champion of the Empire, Book 5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,990. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Champion of the Empire Hercules Tom is on the outs with Emperor Maxamillian and, Imperial Purrogative being what it is, has to deal with Rotter plots, traitors, assassins and other Imperial intrigues. “Imperial Purrogative" is a novelette, and is the fifth of the “Herc Tom, Champion of the Empire" stories, following “Purr Mission”, “Nipped in the Butt”, “Cat and Mouse”, and “Baastards' Revenge."
Cats of War I
Series: Herc Tom, Champion of the Empire. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,070. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Join Major Herc Tom on his early escapades and see how he became Champion of the Empire. Cats of War I contains the first three Herc Tom, Champion of the Empire stories: • Purr-Mission • Nipped in the Butt • Cat and Mouse (stories also available individually)