By Wil McCarthy
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An alien armada from the guts of Orion makes its lethal method throughout the galaxy, destroying all human existence within the strategy, and in simple terms Marine Corporal Kenneth Jonson and the Aggressor Six staff can cease the onslaught.
“An extreme and pleasurable novel.”
—Walter Jon Williams
“Wil McCarthy brings proposal and perception to the area of fast moving, motion technological know-how fiction. AGGRESSOR SIX is a taut, brilliant event that by no means rests. A ideal debut for a vivid mild 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 starts off out like Heinlein finally ends up taking a look much more like Haldeman. AGGRESSOR SIX is a lovely debut.”
—Gary okay. Wolfe, Locus
“An interesting debut... a thrilling begin to a promising career.”
—Fred Cleaver, The Denver submit
“One half STARSHIP soldiers, one half OUTER LIMITS-style mental suspense... McCarthy cranks up the strain successfully. Recommended.”
—Charles DeLint, journal of myth & technological know-how Fiction
“A well-told story that mixes brisk motion, clever belief of the extraterrestrial beings, and deeper characterization of the people than is frequently found...”
—Roland eco-friendly, Booklist
“Very good performed. [The] headlong speed and rousing finale... belie what needs to be at center a reasonably cerebral story. McCarthy has the reward. stay up for his next.”
—Tom Easton, Analog
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Engineer/Novelist/Journalist/Entrepreneur Wil McCarthy is a former contributing editor for stressed 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. an entire life member of the technological know-how Fiction and fable Writers of the United States, he has been nominated for the Nebula, Locus, Seiun, AnLab, Colorado publication, Theodore Sturgeon and Philip okay. Dick awards, and contributed to tasks that received a Webbie, an Eppie, a video game builders' selection Award, and a normal Excellence nationwide journal Award. moreover, his imaginary global of "P2", from the radical misplaced IN TRANSMISSION, was once rated one of many 10 most sensible technological know-how fiction planets of all time by way of notice journal. His brief fiction has graced the pages of magazines like Analog, Asimov's, stressed, and SF Age, and his novels contain the hot York occasions impressive BLOOM, Amazon.com "Best of Y2K" THE COLLAPSIUM (a nationwide bestseller) and, so much lately, TO overwhelm 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, observe, GQ, well known Mechanics, IEEE Spectrum, and the magazine of utilized Polymer technological know-how. formerly a flight controller for Lockheed Martin area 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 clever window applied sciences. He lives in Colorado together with his family.
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Aggressor Six by Wil McCarthy