JOEL STEPHENS (J.L. Stephens) is the author of The Flip Side Series and the upcoming novel The Hero of Hyla. Joel concentrates on his job as a Technical Writer when he is not creating a new short story or novel. Joel is a huge fan of Science Fiction/Fantasy/History and was inspired by creators like Timothy Zahn, C.S. Lewis, and Isaac Asimov to create stories that weave together a universe where anything can happen. You can find more about Joel online at www.thewhiteorb.com.
It has all come down to this! Starla Knight and the other survivors of the Alliance shuttle crash must face off against Kujaens and corrupt Protectors as they fight for their chance at rescue, however, the news of an approaching comet means that living long enough to be rescued may not be possible. The final issue of The Flip Side series is a mad rush of action and a thrilling conclusion!!!
The world of Deibren continues to plummet into chaos as chants of destiny collide with reality. Starla Knight continues her quest to finally escape this world while dealing with the Kujaen arrivals and what appears to be a rogue Protector! No one is safe and survival is the only option!
In issue #7 of The Flip Side, Starla Knight and the others must change their outlook on the future. The paradigm is shifting and the Protectors are suddenly forced to protect the very people they've been trying to kill. Convinced of a "greater role", Jeremy continues his trek to discover his fate while the others focus on the hope of rescue.
While Jeremy and Kaleb work to unravel the mystery of the Protectors, Starla Knight is working her hardest to escape them. Meanwhile, in the village of Drah'ashi, Alicia and Anthony have found refuge from their enemies with what could be a true advantage against their foes...
In Deibren the survivors are introduced to the threat of the "zalibri", a group of apparently immortal beings that seek to kill anyone they see as a risk to their way of life.
Meanwhile, in Wazara, Starla Knight hunts for an opportunity to escape from her inprisonment and return to Deibren so that she can be reunited with the others...
Starla Knight has resolved one problem by destroying the menacing monster that has haunted the survivors since their crash. Now, as she grows closer to recovering her stolen ship, Starla discovers that extraordinary powers are only one of Deibren's many secrets.
Starla Knight, crushed by the loss of her friend and traumatized by the accident that stranded her on the alien world of Deibren, continues to hunt for other survivors and for the reason why she crashed on the planet's surface. As her adventures lead her deeper into the planet's mysteries, Starla must accept that there is more happening on this world than she can understand.
A young woman is stranded on a strange new world. Her memories are sparse and she quickly discovers that there is more to the planet she has discovered than she could have possibly imagined. She must fight for survival against more than just a superstitious people.
This is the first in a short story series! Expect more Flip Side in the future!