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Blue Shift

A thrilling alien space adventure with an unforgettable new heroine

By Jane O'Reilly

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A gripping space opera for fans of Elizabeth Moon and Rachel Bach

2187. Earth is cold, dead and divided. The rich hide away while the rest will do anything to survive.

Humanity have only one hope: crossing hostile alien territory to reach a habitable planet. (It's lucky that for some, fighting their way through space is just a way of life . . .)

Jinnifer Blue is on the run. An expert pilot, she apprehends criminals on behalf of the government and keeps her illegal genetic modifications a closely guarded secret. But when a particularly dangerous job goes south, Jinn is left stranded on a prison ship with one of the most ruthless criminals in the galaxy.

Now she must decide if she can trust her co-prisoner - because once they discover what the prison ship is hiding, she definitely can't trust anyone else . . .

A gripping space adventure for fans of Elizabeth Moon and Rachel Bach.

Join other readers in discovering the thrill of the Second Species

'I just had seen the Last Jedi when I read this and was looking to read something that had similarly strong female characters, this didn't disappoint. I read it within a day because each chapter left me desperate to find out what happened next. It's sexy, action packed and it was easy to get sucked into the world created' Amazon reviewer

'A really fun, fast-paced read in an interesting universe' Cat Rambo, author of Beasts of Tabat

'I was addicted from the first page! An intriguing story line with interesting characters and a different view of the future and of space travel' Amazon reviewer

'This is one fabulous Sci-Fi story with a brilliantly well realised futuristic world' Reading Revelations

'A thrilling adult sci-fi adventure set in 2187 with a backdrop of a dying earth, space travel, aliens, technology and fabulous space pirates. The cast of characters are an eclectic mix of personalities with questionable morals, hang-ups and conflicts that are brought to life with vibrant description, thrilling action and humour' Amazon reviewer

Biographical Notes

Jane O'Reilly would like to say that she's the secret love child of Wonder Woman and grew up on a tropical island in the Pacific, but in reality she grew up in the north of England where it was quite cold and if anyone had any super powers, they kept them well hidden. After university and a brief and very misguided spell as a teacher, she decided it would be better for everyone if she stayed at home and looked after her children. She wrote her first novel when her youngest was a baby, and has published numerous contemporary and erotic romances with Harlequin Escape and Carina UK. But what she really wanted to write was a book about a space pirate in which she could blow things up . . .

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  • ISBN: 9780349416595
  • Publication date: 01 Jun 2017
  • Page count: 336
  • Imprint: Piatkus
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