Today we have a sneak peek fromSpace Available, the science fiction action-adventure novel by author K. Rowe.
Space Available is the third installment of Dar’s Adventures in Space series. Join Dar and Parnela as they traverse not only their galaxy, but make a visit to the Milky Way Galaxy where they receive a less than a warm welcome. Dar must rely on the good nature of one of his captors to free them. Once freed, they make a bee-line back to the Ontarrin Galaxy and the re-born planet of Satiris that they hope to call home someday.
The Secret Diary of Alice in Wonderland, Age 42 and Three-Quarters by Barbara Silkstone
Genre of this Book: Comedy Mystery
Word count: 52K
Miami real estate broker and terminal anglophile, Alice Harte, falls for the wrong White Rabbit. Nigel Channing is an international conman with a gift for crafting Byronesque emails. He sweeps Alice off her feet and down a rabbit hole laden with mugs, thugs, and be-headers. Will Alice be able to keep her head when all about her are losing theirs? Are the cards stacked against her or will she find true love? And how will she untangle her pantyhose in the courtroom?
The dogs picked up the scent on a bed of pine needles beneath a large tree. The area was so densely forested, the helicopters would be of no use.
I noticed some of the leaves beneath the tree were tinged with dried blood. Perhaps all the shots in the earlier exchange had not gone wild.
The dogs were following the trail toward the creek and I was worried he might have hit the water just to double back on his trail. As the hounds sniffed the water’s edge, baffled at the abrupt break of their quarry’s scent, I noticed a wet spot just downstream. As it happened, I noticed it just a second too late. I heard the unmistakable cocking of a pistol behind me.
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