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Dragon Ship
     

Dragon Ship

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by Sharon Lee
 

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Latest entry in a hot space opera series with a huge and active base of fans. Maverick pilot Theo Waitley takes to space in a new AI-driven ship to save her lover (a powerful trading clan leader) from a creeping nano-virus that’s eating him alive.

Stirring space adventure from master storytellers Sharon Lee and Steve Miller – #5 in the

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Latest entry in a hot space opera series with a huge and active base of fans. Maverick pilot Theo Waitley takes to space in a new AI-driven ship to save her lover (a powerful trading clan leader) from a creeping nano-virus that’s eating him alive.

Stirring space adventure from master storytellers Sharon Lee and Steve Miller – #5 in the award-winning Liaden Universe® saga. Space ships, action, adventure – all tied together with a strong dollop of romance and intrigue – make this a compelling series for a wide range of readers, from romance to military SF lovers.
First Class courier pilot Theo Waitley was already known as a nexus of violence – and then she inherited the precarious captaincy of a mysterious self-aware ship designed to serve a long dead trader. Now she has a trade route to run for Clan Korval while she convinces the near mythic ghost ship Bechimo – and herself – that she wants to commit herself as the human side to their immensely powerful symbiosis. While her former lover battles a nano-virus that's eating him alive, she's challenged to rescue hundreds of stranded pilots and crewmen from an explosive situation in near orbit around a suddenly hostile planet. Lovers, enemies, an ex-roomie, and a jealous spaceship are all in peril as Theo wields power that no one in the universe is sure of, especially her.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781451637984
Publisher:
Baen
Publication date:
09/04/2012
Series:
Liaden Universe Series , #13
Pages:
384
Sales rank:
489,725
Product dimensions:
6.42(w) x 9.32(h) x 1.20(d)

Meet the Author

Maine-based writers Sharon Lee and Steve Miller teamed up in the late '80s to bring the world the story of Kinzel, a inept wizard with a love of cats, a thirst for justice, and a staff of true power. Since then, the husband-and-wife have written dozens of short stories, and eighteen novels, most set in their star-spanning Liaden Universe®. Before settling down to the serene and stable life of a science fiction and fantasy writer, Steve was a traveling poet, a rock-band reviewer, reporter, and editor of a string of community newspapers. Sharon, less adventurous, has been an advertising copywriter, copy editor on night-side news at a small city newspaper, reporter, photographer, and book reviewer. Both credit their newspaper experiences with teaching them the finer points of collaboration. Sharon and Steve passionately believe that reading fiction ought to be fun, and that stories are entertainment. Steve and Sharon maintain a web presence at http://korval.com/

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Dragon Ship 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
An excellent addition to this fine series full of adventure, strong characters, humor, thought-provoking cultural comparisons, and even a bit of romance. Grand space opera.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I have read every Linden book so far and this one doesn't disappoint. Good characters, great action and surprises galore. Fans of the series can't miss this book!
Bookaholic_SATX More than 1 year ago
Sharon Lee & Steve Miller always deliver great storytelling with intricate characters and fun storylines. Each book gets better and better. Great book and great continuation of Theo's story. Cant' wait for more!