Now in its FOURTH edition, here's the cult classic overture to the NARC series – complete, unabridged, uncut: 25,000+ words longer than the 1991 GMP and 2000 Millivres issues. Nominated for the... More > 1992 SF Hall of Fame... DreamCraft is proud to issue the first NARC volume just as it was written, without ommission. MK personally performed the '04 revision, updating technicalities, restoring all 'lost' material. The classic is back, as you never saw it before! The '08 edition wears a fine new jacket. Meet this world, these heroes, at www.melkeegan.com. "Unputdownable. Keegan has taken the two dimensional Marvel/DC comic strip and made it flesh ... and what flesh!" — HIM.< Less
With the frontier worlds going down before the Zunshu and the DeepSky Fleet headed out with orders to extinguish the Colonial Wars, the board is set, the pieces are positioned. Neil Travers and... More > Curtis Marin are in Freespace, hunting for old enemies. The rogue industrialist behind the near destruction of Omaru is hiding on Halfway in the fortified heights of a lawless space city where anything goes, from the dark, violent underbelly to a dazzling place called Xanadu.
The data trail leading to Zwerner takes Richard Vaurien’s crew through the muck trodden by slave dealers. They’re after the survivors of the super-carrier Shanghai who made it through the Battle of Ulrand only to be snatched by unscrupulous traders, sold in hellish colonies on the wrong side of the frontier. Harrison Shapiro wants them back, and the trail sends the Wastrel to an open-pit mine of a world. The slaves are just part of the treasure that might be seized – and perhaps another clue to the secrets of the Zunshu will be uncovered.< Less
A super-city is at war with itself – and NARC is in the crossfire. In the colony of Aurora, the city of Thule is rife with Angel. Tactical has accumulated vast evidence on a syndicate, Scorpio.... More > Col. Janssen just buried the officers who attempted to investigate — NARC's time has come. Young Marcus Brand has been in cryogen since early in the war. Now 80, his senator father is eager for Harry to perform his healing miracles on Marc. The tank must be shipped to NARC's labs, but it's tampered with and Jarrat and Stone realize the truth. Someone tried to murder Marc — to guard ancient secrets that doom Scorpio? The investigation takes Jarrat and Stone into cities where the street is a warzone ... but the seeds of rot lie far away, in surprising places. Meet this world, these heroes, at www.melkeegan.com.< Less
The Athena is in the Zeus system, and NARC takes on the most hazardous assignment in its history. Zeus is controlled by Equinox Industries. The city of Elysium is on the brink of corporate war...... More > Angel war has already begun. But Angel, Equinox and the gas giant Zeus are locked in a deadly embrace ... and soon all of NARC is involved. Elysium is at war with itself; at the conflict’s heart is Equinox, controlling industry, politics - and the Angel trade? Hard evidence is elusive. The hunt takes Jarrat and Stone across the Zeus system, into battlefield engagements ... a supersonic dogfight ... a brute-force slugging-match in the docking bays of Eos ... and the showdown between NARC and Equinox. When hightech fails, courage, quick wits and keen empathy might still win through. Jarrat and Stone share the rank of captain, command of the Athena, and the bonding which was their very survival. Read 10% of the novel online at www.melkeegan.com.
Downtime becomes an explosive excursion into an industrial hell-zone. With Scorpio shut down, Kevin Jarrat and Jerry Stone are on furlough, headed for a resort in Rethan’s tropics. But when the... More > clipper detours to the halfway station of Sheckley for repairs, the vacation dissolves into unexpected, unpredictable hazard. Stone is fascinated to see the 'gas can with lights' where Jarrat spent his youth, but the tour turns deadly when they run into Scorpio escapees who recognize Jarrat, and the NARC captains find themselves on a flight right into Hades. Cut off from the carrier, backup and weapons, they’re surviving on their wits; furough looks like an impossible fantasy. A Pocket-size NARC page-turner, falling between SCORPIO and APHELION, from the award-winning author of Scorpio, Hellgate and Fortunes of War. Meet us online: < Less
All roads lead to the homeworlds, to the timeless cities of ancient worlds — dark, corrupt. For the outsider — stranger, colonial, mutoid — it's alien and dangerous. For the... More > 'Earther' headed back after many years, it's not what you expected, nor where you want to be. Chicago, Marsport, Sequoia ... the skycities of the Jupiter system are the new worlds on the old high frontier, new battlefields were Death wears the same old face. Aerosports, Angelwar — politics gone mad — the launch of a supercarrier — the death of a friend. Nothing is as it seems; enemies and allies trade places. Trust only those you know, believe only what you see. This volume repeats the dazzling form of SCORPIO. Jarrat and Stone are back with a vengeance in a pivotal novel taking the Athena to the heart of humanity’s old home. It’s a thrill-a-page ride, rich with action, intrigue and sensuality, set against a background of real worlds. Read SEVEN chapters online: www.melkeegan.com.< Less
The massive storms after the impact event are still coming, bringing choking dust and arctic temperatures. Worse, they drive 'roadies' with them, and some of the nomads spell trouble for new towns... More > like Windrage. Ezekiel Gant leads a savage tribe; and Gant is a man on a mission. A storm drives the Stone Angels to Windrage, where Officer Jon Cameron is the only law in town. He must challenge the Stones, and it's suicide. But a gunfighter is also sheltering in town tonight. Scott Warne is furious to be deputized, but there's instant 'chemistry' between him and Cam, and he's named his price for cooperation. It's Cam he wants, when it's all over! The result? Explosive action, a richly-detailed world beyond Judgment Day, and an unexpected gay romance, as you expect from the writer who’s been called the master of gay thrillers! Read the first 10% of this novel at www.melkeegan.com!< Less
In the only wilderness left on Earth, the last wild tigers face a new danger. Few people care that the wild tiger has vanished, but one eccentric billionaire owns owns vast tracts of northwest... More > Tasmania, and in the Tarkine, a handful of un-engineered tigers still roam free. The park is managed by specialists who have spent their whole lives with these animals, and the discovery of a gene smuggling racket triggers sudden violence and thrilling action, in the true Keegan tradition. Meet Sonny Moran and Alec Fitch, two of MK’s most delicious heroes. They’re ranger and copter pilot, and they’ve worked, lived and loved together for a long time. But who are the gene smugglers? How did they get into the Tarkine? More importantly, how will Sonny and Alec keep the genetic materials of wild tigers away from unscrupulous entrepreneurs who are as vile as the drug lords of an earlier age? Exotic near-future SF, with a twist of hightech and spicy gay romance.< Less
Sully- Sullivan pour les hommes de l’administration-
sa tête, on se demande bien s’il ne l’oublie pas
régulièrement. Par contre le cœur chez lui est bien... More > là,
peut-être même qu’il prend tellement de place que ça
explique qu’il soit un peu mal fichu du reste.
C’est pour ça que les autres l’aiment bien... Son rêve
c'est de chanter...Il emprunte bientôt le surnom de
"papillon" sur la scène où, travesti en fille, il finit par
séduire Nerval, le directeur de l'usine, un homme
violent qui le terrifie.< Less
She Schemed to Rule the Stars! From the author of the bestselling novel of military sf, The Price to Be Paid: A Novel of the Stellar Republic, comes a book set in a distant solar system where... More > aristocratic forces that lost to the Republic have set up their own little empire. Now, centuries later, the Cadian Lords wage seemingly endless Resource Wars over control of their system's natural resources. Political scheming and constant raiding on far-flung shipping routes have prevented outright warfare from consuming the Freeholds? tenuous grips on civilization. But, one brilliant, ambitious woman, Yvonne Thibeau, schemes to make her House supreme and all the other Cadin Lords its vassals. With the power of an ancient technology at her command, Yvonne is willing to wage a full-scale war, risking the very civilization she hopes to rule, in order to fulfill her dream. Empress of all the Stars is a sweeping saga of war, politics, and romance that will thrill Matt Kirkby's fans and win him new ones.< Less