By Wil McCarthy
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An alien armada from the guts of Orion makes its lethal method during the galaxy, destroying all human existence within the strategy, and merely Marine Corporal Kenneth Jonson and the Aggressor Six crew can cease the onslaught.
“An severe and fulfilling novel.”
—Walter Jon Williams
“Wil McCarthy brings idea and perception to the world of fast moving, motion technology fiction. AGGRESSOR SIX is a taut, shiny experience that by no means rests. A greatest debut for a shiny gentle at the SF horizon.”
“A high quality novel... from a author who is going to be round for a long time. This one is a calling card.”
—Daniel Keys Moran
“I loved it... Wil McCarthy is a author to watch.”
“A neat, action-filled novel. What begins out like Heinlein finally ends up having a look much more like Haldeman. AGGRESSOR SIX is a lovely debut.”
—Gary okay. Wolfe, Locus
“An interesting debut... an exhilarating begin to a promising career.”
—Fred Cleaver, The Denver publish
“One half STARSHIP soldiers, one half OUTER LIMITS-style mental suspense... McCarthy cranks up the strain successfully. Recommended.”
—Charles DeLint, journal of fable & technological know-how Fiction
“A well-told story that mixes brisk motion, clever notion of the extraterrestrial beings, and deeper characterization of the people than is usually found...”
—Roland eco-friendly, Booklist
“Very good performed. [The] headlong velocity and rousing finale... belie what has to be at middle a reasonably cerebral story. McCarthy has the present. stay up for his next.”
—Tom Easton, Analog
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Engineer/Novelist/Journalist/Entrepreneur Wil McCarthy is a former contributing editor for stressed out journal and technological know-how columnist for the SyFy channel (previously SciFi channel), the place his well known "Lab Notes" column ran from 1999 via 2009. a life-time member of the technological know-how Fiction and fable Writers of the US, he has been nominated for the Nebula, Locus, Seiun, AnLab, Colorado ebook, Theodore Sturgeon and Philip okay. Dick awards, and contributed to initiatives that gained a Webbie, an Eppie, a online game builders' selection Award, and a basic Excellence nationwide journal Award. additionally, his imaginary international of "P2", from the radical misplaced IN TRANSMISSION, used to be rated one of many 10 most sensible technological know-how fiction planets of all time by means of realize journal. His brief fiction has graced the pages of magazines like Analog, Asimov's, stressed out, and SF Age, and his novels comprise the recent York occasions remarkable BLOOM, Amazon.com "Best of Y2K" THE COLLAPSIUM (a nationwide bestseller) and, such a lot lately, TO weigh down THE MOON. He has additionally written for television, seemed at the background Channel and The technology Channel, and released nonfiction in part a dozen magazines, together with stressed out, notice, GQ, renowned Mechanics, IEEE Spectrum, and the magazine of utilized Polymer technology. formerly a flight controller for Lockheed Martin house release platforms and later an engineering supervisor for Omnitech Robotics, McCarthy is now the president and leader know-how Officer of RavenBrick LLC in Denver, CO, a developer of shrewdpermanent window applied sciences. He lives in Colorado along with his family.
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Aggressor Six by Wil McCarthy