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The Stilling: Book One of the Lightsphere Chronicles
"The Stilling" is a glimpse into a terrifying future - a future in which a biomass 'stilling' spreads its malevolent sheet across the oceans and much of the landmass of Nebura. Six... More > survivors join forces with a scientist to unravel the mystery of this environmental assault. Pursued by hostile Siqdori forces, they take the fight to the one remaining stilling-free sector - Polarica. They know they will have only one chance to save themselves, and the planet.
Neither the survivors nor the Siqdori are prepared for the unique role the 'lightspheres' will play.
... Using long strokes she slivered her lean body deeper, and the sphere loomed swiftly into view, looking benign against the darker depths beyond. She slowed and hung suspended above it. Kicking sideways, she moved towards it in a half-parabola, and felt herself drawn closer. She stopped again a few feet away. It was beside her now - a perfect sphere of light.< Less