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For the Sake of Mercy (The Captain Henri Duschelle Stories, #1)

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Captain Henri Duschelle must lead his loyal crew on a seemingly impossible mission: to deliver a vital organ to one of the crew's son, across the longest part of the colonised worlds - to an insane deadline. He is convinced that only his ship, the stunningly beautiful "Persephone" can make such a journey. But problems lie in wait...

A novelette.
Kindle Edition, 40 pages
Published March 21st 2013 by Self-published through Kindle Direct
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Christoph Fischer
Jun 02, 2013 Christoph Fischer rated it really liked it
"For the Sake of Mercy" is a entertaining futuristic science fiction story featuring Captain Henry Duschelle and his star ship Persephone.
In this story the ship's engineer Dufresne receives bad news about his son, whose liver has been infected and needs an organ transplant, but the saving liver is 4 weeks travel away.
The crew all agree to start the journey against time. The ship uses cosmis and solar winds, a great environmentalist twist in my view.
On the journey they encounter several challenge
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Chris The Story Reading Ape
Dec 21, 2013 Chris The Story Reading Ape rated it it was amazing
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In this story, the author presents the reader with one adventure, but several challenges for the Captain, his loyal crew and the even the ship to overcome and there's no time to waste, or relax, on this trip.

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Steve Smy
Apr 06, 2013 Steve Smy rated it really liked it  ·  (Review from the author)
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Steve K Smy was born in Ipswich, Suffolk - a picturesque part of England. He has lived virtually his whole life there. He started writing for pleasure when he was 13 years old. He returned to it seriously in February 2012, following a long illness. Since then, he has written and published (in ebook form) several short stories, four novelettes and a novella, and has been working on a major fantasy ...more
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