Britt Ringel has been a windsurfing instructor, Air Force captain, attorney, and teacher, but his passion is building galaxies and the characters who inhabit them. When not writing, or reading, he enjoys military documentaries, building model ships, and spoiling his golden retriever, Jengo.
Pre-Cat was the most important operative in the mysterious Pelletier's Society. Desperate to start over, she scorched her memories and fled to the slums outside Waytown. All she wanted was an escape but her former keepers couldn’t let her go. A suspense thriller set in a dystopian future, The Scorched Trilogy follows one woman’s struggle to regain her identity and discover the reason why a powerful force wants her dead.
Garrett Heskan may be gone, but the Brevic Republic has a war to fight and its honor to defend. The Parasite Initiative is a new series set in the original "This Corner of the Universe" galaxy, starting around the same time as No Way to Start a War in that series and extending ten years past the end of the conflict. The two series can be read in any order. Meet new characters or revisit old favorites as the story of the Brevic-Hollaran War and its aftermath unfolds.
Kat was the most important operative in the mysterious Pelletier’s Society. Desperate to start over, she scorched her memories and fled to the slums outside Waytown. All she wanted was an escape but her former keepers couldn’t let her go. But not every operative on her trail follows the same agenda. Competing factions and old allegiances resurface. If only Kat could remember who to trust.
Jake Marshall wants a coveted space traffic control position in the Prime star system. But when he crosses the wrong people, he's flung to the far side of the galaxy. Keeva Burke infuriates Jake the minute he meets her, yet she commands space traffic like no other. Their nights together may be destined but their future depends on Jake seeing beyond the blue dots on his scope.
When a smuggler steals a ship and cons a crew to escape his past, he gets more trouble than his own. A space adventure in the spirit of Firefly, Confidence Game is a standalone novel set among the other books in the This Corner of the Universe galaxy.
A young woman wakes up among the trash in a fetid alley. The side of her head is burned and red. In the darkness, the chirp of a security aircar and cries of a bloodthirsty mob ignite a single instinct inside her: Run. Scorched, a thriller set in a dystopian future, follows the mystery of one woman’s struggle to regain her identity and discover the reason why a powerful force wants her dead.
The Brevic Republic and the Hollaran Commonwealth became bitter adversaries after each won its independence from the Solarian Federation more than a century ago. Now heroism and revenge intertwine as the rival human fleets go to war...
Thrust into the fleet commander role and still learning the peculiar scriptures of corporate warfare, Heskan must work with AmyraCorp’s CEO to stay one step ahead of Sade and the treachery of Admiral Wallace. Can Heskan find a way to secure the future he promised his Brevic crew when they fled to this corner of the universe, or will his past be used against him to orchestrate Wallace’s victory?
Garrett Heskan and his Brevic officers have rescued sixteen pilots from their own government. It was the first step in a bold plan to keep Heskan’s promise to Isabella Lombardi and her captured Hollaran crew. As Secretary Brewer and his Internal Security agents try to locate the escapees, Heskan plays a dangerous game from inside Brewer’s circle, attempting to move Lombardi closer to freedom.
Bitter rivals for over a century, the Brevic Republic and the Hollaran Commonwealth are at war. Now Lt. Commander Heskan’s escort ships must protect Komandor Lombardi’s heavy cruisers as they are forced to run together into unexplored space from a devastating, new threat. For the duration of the tenuous truce, there is a singular objective… make it home.
Lieutenant Heskan's escort destroyer, BRS Kite, must protect the carriers assigned to Lt. Commander Durmont’s squadron, but Kite is fresh from the yards and its revolutionary weapons system won’t stay online. What starts out as a simple Brevic attack into the Hollaran Commonwealth soon becomes a fight for survival in a series of battles that could alter the balance of power in the known universe.
When Anelace is sent to investigate accidents plaguing mining operations in a remote star system, Captain Garrett Heskan suspects more than random mishaps are in play. As the mystery unfolds, the stakes turn deadly in a race to expose the true threat while protecting the civilians in the system. Heskan's first command could be his last, as Anelace is outnumbered in her fight for survival.