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Forced Labor (Arekan's War Book 1)

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Arekan leads a hardscrabble and solitary life as a hired blade for whatever merchant space vessel that will take him. The problem with twenty-two year old Arekan is that he causes trouble wherever he goes, enough so that he uses variety of aliases. Fired by his last captain, stranded in a foreign nation, he is approached by a member of the outlaw family who once ruled the ...more
Kindle Edition, 85 pages
Published October 18th 2015 by Starry Night Publishers
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Cameron Smith
Dec 25, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Arekan is a spaceship-jumping rogue with exceptional street(space?)-sense, charm, and the ability to kick butt. This protagonist is almost like a less blundersome Han Solo. He is a ‘blade’ for hire, but unlike others of his trade, he actually prefers a bladed weapon over a gun. Whether sword or dagger, Arekan knows how to put himself at the vantage point of a scuffle.

The story starts with Arekan between jobs, watching his back for anyone that may try jump him. A wealthy and intimidating individu
C Dove
Feb 17, 2016 added it
Well started series! Quick interesting read.. Can Arekan control himself? Can he fulfill what his family legacy had bequeathed him? The author has shown many facets to the protagonists character without giving the reader too much!
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