The Sculpted Ship

The Sculpted Ship

by K.M. O'Brien

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Overview

Starship Repair and Society Manners

Starship engineer Anailu Xindar dreamed of owning her own ship, but she didn't find the courage to actually go for it until she was forced out of her safe, comfortable job. She goes shopping for a cheap, practical freighter, but she ends up buying a rare, beautiful, but crippled luxury ship. Getting it into space will take more than her technical skills. She'll have to go way outside her comfort zone to brave the dangers of safaris, formal dinners, a rude professor, and worst of all, a fashion designer. She may even have to make some friends... and enemies.
"The Sculpted Ship" is set on the outskirts of an interstellar empire where FTL travel is commonplace but intelligent robots are rare and expensive. Though the Iris Empire has stood for a thousand years, a talented individual can find plenty of opportunity. But the nobility of this empire guards its privileges jealously.

Product Details

BN ID: 2940157265069
Publisher: K. M. O'Brien
Publication date: 11/18/2016
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Sales rank: 1,069,112
File size: 556 KB

About the Author

K. M. O'Brien has worked both as a plumber and a programmer. He has loved reading his whole life, especially science fiction and fantasy. He is a veteran of the US Air Force and the Ohio Air National Guard. "The Sculpted Ship" is his first novel. He is currently working on the sequel.

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