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Rise the Renegade (Rork Sollix Book 1)

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99c thru April 10th only.

The golden age of freedom withers across the Solar System as independent colonies fall under the dominion of Barbary and Sons, a ruthless cartel run by a 24th century cross between Genghis Khan and the CEO of Walmart.

One man rises in opposition. Rork Sollix raids Barbary's cargo ships for fun and profit, along with his lovestruck teenage servant
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Kindle Edition, 261 pages
Published February 23rd 2016 by Cheverer
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George Donnelly I do apologize. I hit some roadblocks with it. I am 30,000 words into it. I'm not sure when it will be ready, but am aiming for early 2018. Thanks for…moreI do apologize. I hit some roadblocks with it. I am 30,000 words into it. I'm not sure when it will be ready, but am aiming for early 2018. Thanks for your patience.(less)
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LJ Waguespack
May 02, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Great adventure, strong characters, non stop action

Great introduction of a strong, even if slightly flawed, action hero. Rork, the never say die, action hero. I am physically winded after reading this book, Rork never stops! I look forward to following Rork and Lala's adventures together asap! Good solid writing, thank you George Donnelly.
Aviar Savijon
Nov 06, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Rise the Renegade

A spectacular space opera story full of action and adventure with a wise man known as Zero. He points out the good and the path that should be taken.
Michael Wood
Jun 22, 2017 rated it really liked it
Great Traditional Space Opera Tale

Donnelly has done a good job with this first volume of a (hopefully lengthy) traditional space opera story. A man of indeterminate age, Rork Sollix fights against the wealthy corporation that dominates the entire solar system economy, and it's obscene owner. Sollix has good reason to fight and rob the man who killed his parents and brother years ago. But things are not always as they seem. Recommended
Stephanie Mckeracher
Feb 05, 2018 rated it it was amazing
I really enjoyed this story although I felt exhausted for the main character, he barely has time to get over one thing before something else happens. Amusing at times and totally full of action. Loved it
Sheri Anderson
Dec 03, 2017 rated it really liked it
It took me a while to get into the character, Rork. It was a little disjointed. Scenes jumped from one place to another making it hard to follow at times. I eventually started to follow the story the way it was being written.
The Mysterious Reader
Feb 06, 2018 rated it it was amazing
I read the publisher’s blurb on this one and thought “this looks like a fun romp of a Space Opera.” I was in the mood for just that and this book fit the bill perfectly. If that is the sort of mood you’re in too then it’s a get bet for you and, on that basis, I definitely recommend it.
Leigh
Jan 02, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Just a good lively book. Action with twists and turns to keep you interested.
Great style.
Sherry
Nov 07, 2017 added it
A non stop thrill ride of Rork and his girlfriend always getting into troubled situations, but finding a way out of each one. You don't know what is going to happen next to them.
Jeremy Spring
Nov 04, 2017 rated it it was amazing
A wonderful space opera experience. It starts by grabbing you, and doesn't let go until after the end.
Loved it.
Jazzie Black
Nov 01, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Great read

I generally don't read space opera novels, but even I must admit this book is a great read. Looking forward to the next one.
Mick Bird
Feb 15, 2018 rated it really liked it
Interesting read, the main player goes from one fight to another.
Jimbo
Dec 08, 2017 rated it really liked it
Good character and action. Would recommend this book to others.
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Former starship redshirt turned rag-clad resistance fighter, George Donnelly is the author of space opera, cyberpunk & post-apocalyptic science fiction series. A single unschooling expat dad, George prefers zombies to aliens but is primed for any meatspace apocalypse minus grey goo.