Belle Terre by Dean Wesley Smith, Diane Carey
By Dean Wesley Smith, Diane Carey
The Starship Enterprise™ has launched into its so much bold task but: to steer a brave band of settlers to a distant planet, to safeguard the delicate colony from alien threats, and to solve the mysteries of a brand-new Earth!
A six-month distance from the Federation, the planet Belle Terre deals a brand new existence to greater than 30,000 households, pioneers, scientists, expatriates, go-getters, loners, and marketers, all below the watchful eye of Captain Kirk and his group. however the would-be colonists have slightly settled within the untamed desolate tract in their new domestic while Spock makes a startling discovery: not just does the planet's moons comprise a unprecedented ore of just about inestimable price, that very same moon is usually violently volatile. inside months, it is going to unavoidably explode -- destroying all lifestyles on Belle Terre!
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Maybe by then she would find out what was happening. And why Captain Kirk had to leave the beach so fast, before she had even had the chance to say hello. In her stomach, the tight feeling of dread squeezed even harder. Chapter Two Countdown: 8 Days, 7 Hours THE TRANSPORTER released Kirk in a large meadow that smelled of dried hay and autumn leaves, just the way the fall in Iowa smelled. As a kid, he'd always loved everything about the fall. The air here was crisp, much colder than the beach. Tall rock cliffs extended high into the air on his right, and the meadow was surrounded on the other three sides by what looked to be a thick forest of pinelike trees.
He reached for his communicator to check in with the ship, then stopped himself once more. There was also time for him to take a few moments to himself. They could find him if they needed him. He ran his hand through the soft sand, then gazed off down the seemingly limitless beach. Belle Terre was just about as close to Earth as a colony could find. The climate here on the major continent was moderate and the growing seasons uniformly long, thanks to this planet's orbit around its sun. Pulling guard duty on Belle Terre for the near future wasn't going to be so bad after all.
Countdown: 8 Days, 3 Hours The domelike plastic structure that Lilian Coates and her son lived in actually seemed spacious compared to what their quarters had been on the ship. They now had one of a hundred "domes" made of blown plastic, form-fitted, that lined up through the trees just to the west outside the main colony, each spaced twenty paces apart. The "street" that connected them all was nothing more than a dirt-covered road where two tracks had been worn down in the slight underbrush. Even though the row of domes looked the same, the interiors and sizes were different in many ways.