By David R. George III
The newest novel within the ongoing Next Generation/Deep house Nine accelerated universe crossover, from New York occasions bestselling writer David George!
Days after the assassination of Federation President Nan Bacco on Deep house nine, the unforeseen visual appeal of a stranger at the station increases severe issues. He turns out dazed and careworn, delivering in a weird patois of the Bajoran language, unsatisfactory solutions. He bargains his identification as Altek, of which there's no obvious checklist, and he claims to not comprehend the place he's or how he bought there. a brief experiment confirms the customer is armed with a projectile weapon;a firearm extra antiquated than, yet just like, the one who took President Bacco's existence. however the Bajoran liaison to the station believes that Altek has been despatched from the Prophets, out of a close-by wormhole. The final time such an occasion happened, it used to be to reassure Benjamin Sisko of his position because the Emissary. For what goal has Altek now been despatched out of the Celestial Temple?
Read Online or Download Sacraments of Fire (Star Trek: Deep Space Nine) PDF
Best science fiction books
3 separate alien societies have claimson Cavanagh's superstar. however the new arrivals -- the gethes from Earth -- now threaten thetenuous stability of a coveted world.
Environmental threat Enforcement officer Shan Frankland agreed to steer a project to Cavanagh's famous person, figuring out that one hundred fifty years might elapse prior to she may perhaps ultimately go back domestic. yet her touchdown, with a small crew of scientists and Marines, has now not long past overlooked via Aras, the planet's unique mother or father. An without end evolving international himself, this unhappy, strong being has already obliterated thousands of alien interlopers and their nice towns to guard the delicate local inhabitants. Now Shan and her get together -- plus the small colony of fundamentalist people who preceded them -- may well face an identical annihilation . . . or a destiny a long way worse. simply because Aras possesses a mystery of the blood that might be disastrous if it fell into human fingers -- if the gethes live on the upcoming struggle their coming has inadvertently hastened.
HUGO AWARD NOMINEE -- NEBULA AWARD NOMINEE
Lew Nichols can expect the longer term. now not see the long run, simply make predictions in line with study and statistics. Nichols is rattling reliable at it, notwithstanding, and his accuracy makes him a worthwhile addition to Paul Quinn's political crusade for brand spanking new York urban Mayor and probably the White residence. yet, while Nichols meets eccentric millionaire Martin Carvajal, predictions without notice appear petty and flippant. you notice, Carvajal can really see the future--not traits, now not options--a sign line of occasions stretching out forward. It's a present Nichols can examine from this "mentor," yet at what rate? Will realizing the longer term make the current meaningless?
He has fought the struggle, and run the race.
But the enemies by no means cease coming, and the race has no end line.
It has been 3 months on account that Captain Lee Harden discovered the survivors at Camp Ryder. With iciness looming, Lee is at the verge of creating Camp Ryder as a hub of defense and balance within the sector. yet no longer each person consents with Lee's challenge. .. or his tools. transforming into tensions among camp management are coming to a head, and as Lee struggles amid the dissention and controversy, new revelations in regards to the contaminated threaten to wreck every little thing he has labored for.
A century has handed seeing that Owen Deathstalker sacrificed himself for humanity, and a Golden Age of peace started among the numerous species of the galaxy.
But Owen's descendant, Lewis Deathstalker, has his paintings minimize out for him because the king's new Champion and protector-for the Golden Age of peace is set to be introduced into spoil. ..
- Fountains of Paradise
- The City of Ember (Book of Ember, Book 1)
- Дъхът на боговете (Цикълът на боговете, Книга 2)
- The Trials (The Red, Book 2)
- A Canticle for Leibowitz
Additional info for Sacraments of Fire (Star Trek: Deep Space Nine)
Besides the Massood, only the Chirinaldo made decent soldiers, and those dizzy heliox-breathers were poor companions on a blasted battlefield. He adjusted his dress vest and shorts, smoothing out the short gray fur that peered from beneath the hems. The irises of his eyes were a lighter gray, the vertical pupils almost black. At the same time he tried to relax. That was something of a contradiction in terms. A Massood could not really relax. Immaterial on the battlefield, it often kept them from promotion to command positions, where the presence of a calmer S’van was more reassuring.
Even the traditional show of force had failed to convince, serving only to warn them of what was to come and allowing them time to prepare. The Amplitur knew that might be the result, but they tried it anyway. The peoples of the Purpose did not attack without first trying persuasion. They were integrators, not conquerors. Next had come the traditional attempt at subverting the government, through innuendo and bribery carried out by allies who physically resembled the Sspari. The morality of such methods was often questioned, but the Amplitur would do anything to avoid war, that obscene offense against reason.
If necessary, a pill could be taken. Golden eyes studied the vast arc of the transparent wall, pondering the expanse of space outside the ship. Much beauty was to be found in the cascade of stars and worlds, in the iridescent wash of nebulae so like the changing gold and silver patterns that highlighted Amplitur skin. Underspace shifting diffused the shapes beyond, reducing great suns to ethereal blurs of color which only added to their loveliness. Only in the full light of the Purpose could such magnificence be truly appreciated.