By Juanita Coulson
O courageous New World…
“… A richly distinct construction…” C J Cherryh
Ken Farrell has been paired with the easiest – and the toughest – mentor as a brand new Surveyman out of the Academy.
R.C. Zachary is a legend; one of many first Surveymen and a stickler for the principles. tricky yet reasonable, R.C. snaps at an unfit Ken after a gathering with most sensible brass, piquing the apprentice’s interest.
What occurred within the assembly that just about brought on them to overlook their flight time? whilst R.C. has the two-man group drop by way of an unscheduled planet, Ken starts to suspect that whatever is occurring.
Soon after a mysterious face warns Ken clear of the planet, their send is stuck in a really strong gravity good, sucking them down in the direction of the unusual planet.
After making it to the outside, thank you basically to R.C.’s mythical piloting talents, they quickly come upon an alien race, one who has turn into adverse because of a false impression. Ken connects with one in all them, Thayenta, and he works to appreciate the telepathic race whilst their chief, Briv, proves to be super aggressive.
Can he, Thayenta, and R.C. transparent the air?
Will there be peace among the 2 peoples?
In this exciting race opposed to time and clash, alien worlds are explored, human matters addressed, and connection, the main easy intuition of all, is outfitted.
Space Trap is a gripping technology fiction trip from Juanita Coulson, cherished writer of the Children of the Stars series.
Praise for Juanita Coulson:
“Coulson works on a huge canvas — occasionally virtually overwhelming. The characters are constantly memorable.” Marion Zimmer Bradley
Juanita Coulson is an American technology fiction and fable author. She can be well known in filk tune circles because the Nineteen Fifties for her making a song and songwriting; she has gained numerous Pegasus Awards for her filking. For thirty-three years, she co-edited the technology fiction fanzine Yandro together with her husband "Buck" (Robert Coulson). Yandro used to be nominated for a Hugo Award each year from 1958-1967; it gained the award in 1965, therefore marking Coulson as one of many first actual girls to be so venerated.
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He got hit high and low by two men, but they didn't use their clubs. Instead they tackled him, bowling him back and over on the purplish grass. Ken defended himself desperately, slamming a fist into one man's face, gaining himself a few centimeters to wriggle. " one man protested. "Get her! " Ken wrestled with the thug clutching his legs, and the second man jumped at Thayenta. " Ken roared. " His threat had some effect. The man had started to swing the club at Thayenta. During his mid-air pause, she shrieked and stumbled through the grass, running from him.
Sighed and slumped down beside his apprentice. The pilot massaged his eyelids. "Telepaths. That covers a multitude of possibilities. " "You've dealt with the Capellan Thought-Wings," Ken began. C. said, "That doesn't apply at all. " The older man sighed again and smiled wanly. "All the telepathic species I've encountered were primitive types. The Capellans are practically embryos compared to Briv and Thayenta and the others. No, the two of us are starting fresh. " The Survey pilot traced an invisible figure one on the raft's irregular surface.
A flood of natural light fell over the three travellers, and the purplish mist was all around them. A stream rippled by, half a meter away. C. squatted on the bank and stirred some floating twigs. "Water," he said, a bit disappointed. " He fingered the grass on the side of the stream. Typical flora of NE 592. C, heading for a white, irregularly formed raft of Briv's plastic wedged onto the bank of the fog-swathed stream. Thayenta stepped out onto it, then looked back at the men, puzzled by their hesitation.