Dragon Rigger (Star Rigger, Book 5) by Jeffrey A. Carver

By Jeffrey A. Carver

Legends of a subjective fact within the hyperspace Flux, the place dragons strive against stray riggers, have existed because the rigger pilots all started their navigations. yet Jael LeBrae stumbled on legend is genuine sufficient within the Flux, while she met Highwing, a dragon in mortal conflict with the evil creature Tar-skel, referred to as the Nail of energy. Now Jael unearths herself chase away into the conflict back, yet this time with a far lowered band of dragons. Tar-skel is increasing his dominion past the dragon universe and the destiny of all humanity now rests at the outcome.

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Trent looked pensive, leaning forward in his chair to touch his brush to the powered canvas in front of him. He was working on his favorite painting that late summer afternoon, painting in bonded lightties that would eventually become a many-layered holograph. Immediately to the north of them was the shell of the only spacescraper on Long Island: the half-completed Hoffman spacescraper. It had been half-completed since November of ’68, when the Hoffman holding group had declared bankruptcy. The upper third of the spacescraper, everything above about one and a half kilometers, lacked exterior walls; Trent could look right Moran 57 into the interior of the spacescraper, through a twisted spiderweb of structural girders, and see pink-and-gray sky on the far side of the building.

Denice looked at it without expression. Trent said, “Fadeaway again. You can’t use anesthetic needlers on brass balls; the slivers won’t break the skin. ” Denice looked at Trent without expression. Trent sighed. ” DENICE STOOD in the brilliant sunshine, watching the waves crash on the beach. The sun beat down upon her and she could smell the salt of the ocean. Trent’s voice came from behind and below her. ” She took two steps up, further into the immensity. There was a bright blue tropical ocean against the far wall.

Denice leaned forward slightly, kissed the tip of his nose. I think I pleased her. She thinks I’m too restrained. Are you? Denice chuckled aloud, yawning sleepily, stretching like a cat. She only thinks that because I wouldn’t sleep with her. She 54 Tales settled down again, curled up against him and her breathing gentled. I’ll sleep with you, though. And she did. The feeling was so strange, something he was so long away from, he was not sure at first what it was. It came to him with something like a shock.

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