This eBook boxed set contains the first three novels in Robert Asprin’s rollicking military-SF spoof, the Phule’s Company series, Phule’s Company, Phule’s Paradise, and A Phule and His Money (written with Peter J. Heck).
August Haley was going to spend the rest of his life on a prison colony on one of Jupiter's moons. But instead, he is awakened on the space station Aurora, in orbit above Mars. Because something terrible has happened there. Some kind of disease as turned the people on Aurora into violent zombie-like maniacs, and now August and the other survivors must try to escape before they are infected too.
Mother rat and Daddy rat and their two children, lived under the station. They were very happy there. Many rats lived under the station and each family had their own little home. But during the war, the station was bombed and they had to move to the countryside. The city was getting deserted, everybody was moving to safer places. And there would soon be no food.
These poems are stories experienced and told by friends, relatives and myself. Private and public experiences in individuals, family, multicultural and universal lives. Authentic imagery in the stories make the poems worth reading.
Jesse Ownsman is a handyman aboard the decrepit mining station Uriah. But his daily rush to keep the station from falling apart is interrupted when a damaged New Order destroyer docks and he is assigned to help fix it.
Friday 13th is famous for bad luck. That's what Julie experiences. The worst has however still to come, when she misses her train at LLondon Kings Cross stations and furious reacts. She meets there a lady from the Red Cross and Trevor, a young man. Although she turns him down at first, he remains loyal and helps her where he can. A night in the craziest British inn forge their hearts together.
Rashida halted momentarily before descending the steps of the aeroplane. “Another border to cross, Inshallah this is the final one”, she thought, unaware that there were more borders to cross - culture, language and most importantly that of a heart walled within the emotional toughness of a man of the Australian Outback.
New firefighter, Rocky Hill, arriving at his first fire is confronted by a frantic mother shouting, "Save my Baby, Save My Baby." While his partners attack the fire, Rocky, his heart pounding with the urgency of the situation, crawls through the upstairs searching for the baby trapped in her crib. Will he find her in time?
Kerry is a futuristic bounty hunter with a big problem. She's got the hots for her partner in the hunt and lead, Marcus.
Things go bad fast when Marcus is injured by the creature they are tracking. He's bleeding out and it is up to Kerry to get him back to safety. Will she succeed, or will the creature they are hunting overwhelm and kill them both?