Mostly the residents of the island tolerate Polly's presence. As an off-worlder she's never going to be quite accepted, and the pilot Abigail is her worst antagonist. Being stuck in an aircraft with her is not Polly's idea of a good time.
Jeff Cougan's got plans for a big payday, a trip back to Earth and a long, long break. But when he wrecks his toboggan and finds an illegal miner he might have just created more problems than he can handle.
When Sam Clerin fled Brousk he was escaping creditors and bankruptcy. Now he's back, with a plan to make more money than ever. Too bad there's a bounty hunter on his tail. A science fiction novelette from Michael Shone, author of "The Flower Garden" and "Big Banger Rentals"
Nic Davison's under seige. Someone's dropped a letterbomb through her front door and she thinks she knows who. If she can survive long enough, she's going to make sure the assassin's stopped for good.
A sci-fi novelette from Michael Shone, author of "Big Banger Rentals".