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The Festival on Lyris Five

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Former Ten Stars combat pilot Rick Barrett is having a bad day. Not only is he jobless and broke, in a seedy spaceport bar he has just been forced into a winner-takes-all poker game with a homicidal cauliflower. Salvation is at hand in the shapely form of Irish redhead Julie Halloran, who has an unusual talent of her own. Julie has a proposition for Rick that could end his financial worries at a stroke, though it might also end up getting him killed. But is Julie keeping a few cards hidden herself? The Festival on Lyris Five is a fast-moving, hilarious, science-fiction novella, where nothing is quite what it seems. The story by UK author Nick Daws is beautifully complemented by Louise Tolentino's wry illustrations.
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  • By Bluedolphin Crow
    Oct 10, 2009
    "The Festival on Lyris Five" Good Story. It reads like an Analog story Review by Nik Burton
  • By fiona62atntlworlddotcom
    Sep 11, 2009
    "The Festival on Lyris Five" This was an easy, enjoyable read, full of fun, with a likeable lead role and great alien characters. Superb twist at the end..you'll love it.
  • By kate boardman
    Sep 2, 2009
    "Festival On Lyris Five" Seemingly drawing from a number of science fiction influences, The Festival On Lyris Five is an immensely enjoyable read. The protagonist Richard Barrett puts me very much in mind of Han Solo with possibly a dash of Lister. The characters have depth and the dialogue is quirky. One could almost imagine dining at the Zodiac Castle then stopping off at the Martian Arms for a Nortons Mindwarp or too. With its intriguing settings and seamless plot The Festival On Lyris Five is a charming novella worthy of a sequel. Of special note is the artwork and the surprising (but credible) twist in the tale which, of course, you will have to read for yourself.
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Product Details

Edition
First
Publisher
Salvatore Publishing
Published
September 27, 2011
Language
English
Pages
59
File Format
PDF
File Size
5.88 MB

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