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Book It: Fearless by Allen Stroud

About the Author

Allen Stroud is a lecturer at Coventry University, where he teaches BA (Hons) Media and Communications. Stroud completed a Ph. D. at the University of Winchester entitled An Investigation and Application of Writing Structures and World Development Techniques in Science Fiction and Fantasy. This thesis covered his work on the computer games, Elite Dangerous (2014) and Chaos Reborn (2016). For Elite: Dangerous, Stroud wrote six guidebooks that inform the game’s fictional narrative and also served to help other writers with their novelisations set in the game world.

About the Book

AD 2118. Humanity has colonised the Moon, Mars, Ceres and Europa. Captain Ellisa Shann commands Khidr, a search and rescue ship with a crew of twenty-five, tasked to assist the vast commercial freighters that supply the different solar system colonies. Shann has no legs and has taken to life in zero-g partly as a result. She is a talented tactician who has a tendency to take too much on her own shoulders. Now, while on a regular six-month patrol through the solar system, Khidr picks up a distress call from the freighter Hercules…

Fast-paced, gripping hard SF with death in hard vacuum waiting at every turn.” – Arthur C. Clarke Award winner Adrian Tchaikovsky


Author: Allen Stroud
Publisher: Flame Tree Press
Genre: Science Fiction
ISBN: 9781787585423
Pages: 368
Publication Date: September 08, 2020

4 comments on “Book It: Fearless by Allen Stroud

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    Sounds awesome. I love your post/heading pic by the way!

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    …the cool sci-fi dude peering into the camera, I mean..😜

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