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The Deceivers - hardcover By Mel Keegan
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Keegan is back at sea in the days of tall ships and high adventure. It's an age when sail and steam are at war. The thousand-year tradition of the tall ships is coming to an end. Men like Bill Ryan... More > and Jim Hale are caught in the jaws of change, in a world where survival depends on courage, strength and a willingness to take terrible risks. 1862, on the English east coast: the railway has destroyed the coastal shipping trade; small lines like Eastcoast Packet are dying. Jim is about to inherit Eastcoast and the schooner Spindrift ... if he and Captain Bill Ryan can survive the explosive North Sea storms, and the schemes of the shipwrecker, Nathan Kerr. Always dangerous, Kerr has a score to settle with both Jim and Ryan. For men who have the courage to be lovers in this time and place, the struggle is dire, the rewards astonishing. Meticulously researched, fabulously detailed, THE DECEIVERS will be treasured by readers who loved 'Fortunes of War.' WINNER OF THE 2003 STONEWALL FACT AND FABLE AWARD.< Less
Aphelion By Mel Keegan
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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
Twilight By Mel Keegan
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Return to the glittering midnight world of the ancient ... the immortal ... the vampyre, in the sequel to NOCTURNE. This tale is a mystery thriller set in 1905: the age of the automobile, the... More > telephone and forensics is dawning. Vampyre and changelings must be cautious indeed -- yet Bantry and Flynn find themselves investigating a murder in the westcountry. Read more than 40% of this novel free online at Mel Keegan OnLine! < Less
Nocturne By Mel Keegan
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Step into the glittering midnight world of the ancient ... the immortal ... the vampyre. Intrigue welcomes Captain Vincent Bantry home to London in 1892: he's a veteran of the Far East, opium... More > smugglers, Manchu warlords, but little in his experience prepares him for the young Irish occultist, Michael Flynn. Their future unfolds in the Tarot cards – danger, pain, struggle; but the end of their story cannot be told. And what of the past? The mystery of Flynn draws Bantry into an occult world, alien and irresistible. Instinctively he knows Flynn is different, not merely beautiful, brilliant, exotic, but unlike any other man he ever knew. Soon Vince is caught in a tangle of deceit, danger, one jump ahead of the law, and seduced by the grandeur of a midnight world into which he's glimpsed ... and which he desires. Read 40% of this epic novel free online at www.melkeegan.com!< Less
Dangerous Moonlight - hardcover By Mel Keegan
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For the jacket notes to DANGEROUS MOONLIGHT, please see the softcover edition, here at Lulu.com; but to read 25% of the novel online, plus interviews that put you inside the author's mind, meet us... More > online at www.melkeegan.com. Subscription is FREE, and there's more than a quarter million words of online reading, also free, plus rafts of artwork. See you there!< Less
The Deceivers By Mel Keegan
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Keegan is back at sea in the days of tall ships and high adventure. It's an age when sail and steam are at war. The thousand-year tradition of the tall ships is coming to an end. Men like Bill Ryan... More > and Jim Hale are caught in the jaws of change, in a world where survival depends on courage, strength and a willingness to take terrible risks. 1862, on the English east coast: the railway has destroyed the coastal shipping trade; small lines like Eastcoast Packet are dying. Jim is about to inherit Eastcoast and the schooner Spindrift ... if he and Captain Bill Ryan can survive the explosive North Sea storms, and the schemes of the shipwrecker, Nathan Kerr. Always dangerous, Kerr has a score to settle with both Jim and Ryan. For men who have the courage to be lovers in this time and place, the struggle is dire, the rewards astonishing. Meticulously researched, fabulously detailed, THE DECEIVERS will be treasured by readers who loved 'Fortunes of War.' WINNER OF THE 2003 STONEWALL FACT AND FABLE AWARD.< Less
Tiger, Tiger - Hardcover By Mel Keegan
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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
Equinox By Mel Keegan
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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. < Less
Stopover By Mel Keegan
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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
Death's Head By Mel Keegan
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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