Space Trap by Juanita Coulson
English | Science Fiction & Fantasy | ePUB | 232 KB
Ken Farrell has been paired with the best – and the hardest – mentor as a new Surveyman out of the Academy.
R.C. Zachary is a legend; one of the first Surveymen and a stickler for the rules. Tough but fair, R.C. snaps at an undeserving Ken after a meeting with top brass, piquing the apprentice’s curiosity.
What happened in the meeting that almost caused them to miss their flight time? When R.C. has the two-man team drop by an unscheduled planet, Ken begins to suspect that something is going on.
Soon after a mysterious face warns Ken away from the planet, their ship is caught in an incredibly powerful gravity well, sucking them down towards the strange planet.
After making it to the surface, thanks only to R.C.’s legendary piloting skills, they soon encounter an alien race, one that has become hostile due to a misunderstanding. Ken connects with one of them, Thayenta, and he works to understand the telepathic race even as their leader, Briv, proves to be extremely aggressive.
Can he, Thayenta, and R.C. clear the air?
Will there be peace between the two peoples?
In this thrilling race against time and conflict, alien worlds are explored, human issues addressed, and connection, the most basic instinct of all, is built.