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We Bleed the Same
When the leak of sensitive information is traced back to his computer console, Government official and minor celebrity Danny Parque's bright future comes crashing down around him. Found guilty and sent out as a conscripted criminal to fight for an Empire he once loved but comes to despise, horrifying combat leads to capture by the terrorists he is supposed to fear. Danny ...more
Paperback, 496 pages
Published July 27th 2014 by Inspired Quill
(first published July 25th 2014)
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From the get-go this book promises a good old-school spaceship adventure. The cover of 'We Bleed the Same' features a shaven-headed human figure staring out of a large porthole window at an alien planet. But the title also alerts to us a story that wears its conscience on its sleeve. It recalled for me Shylock's urgent cry against racism in 'The Merchant of Venice': 'If you prick us, do we not bleed?' We return to this slogan when our protagonist, Danny Parque wakes up in a hospital bed on a ...more
This is the first book in a potentially great science fiction saga, The Anjelican Saga. Danny Parque is a rising star in the Empire but, when he leaks sensitive information, his world comes crashing down and he finds himself a criminal, conscripted to serve in the Imperial Navy. But Danny's world is set to turn again when The Imperial Fleet is attacked by that of the Federation and he is taken prisoner. As he learns about a different side of the Empire's power base, Danny joins the Federation's ...more
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