The Cold Between

The Cold Between

Book - 2016
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Debut novel of adventure, romance and interplanetary intrigue from a new voice in science fiction.

When her crewmate, Danny, is murdered on the colony of Volhynia, Central Corps engineer Commander Elena Shaw is shocked to learn the main suspect is her lover, Treiko Zajec. She knows Trey is innocent - he was with her when Danny was killed. So who is the real killer and why are the cops framing an innocent man?

Retracing Danny's last hours, she discovers that his death may be tied to a tragedy from the past. For twenty-five years, Central Gov has been lying about the mystery, even willing to go to war to protect their secrets. Secrets that hide a conspiracy so deep within Central Gov that it threatens all of human civilization throughout the inhabited reaches of the galaxy - and beyond.

Publisher: London, Harper Voyager, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers,, [2016]
Edition: First edition.
Copyright Date: ©2016
ISBN: 9780008137809
Characteristics: 518 pages ; 21 cm.

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Tdruid
Feb 14, 2017

Truly disgusting. Didn't want to finish reading it.

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Owlzy
Oct 05, 2016

I finished reading the last page, closed the book and thought "Now THAT was a really good sci-fi story!" I enjoyed the romance, mystery and the ending, which did not leave me hanging (Yea!) . I want to read more books by this author.

JohnK_KCMO Sep 15, 2016

A thrilling and surprising military scifi debut from a new author. Character-driven and grand in scope, with a rewarding mix of suspense, action, and even romance.

multcolib_rossb Aug 31, 2016

It's a romance! No, it's a mystery! Wait, now it's a space opera! This book ends up being all of those things, and by the end I was smiling and couldn't turn the pages fast enough to find out what happens. There's already a sequel due out, but this book has a satisfying conclusion and stands on its own.

ChristchurchLib Jun 09, 2016

During shore leave on the colony planet of Volhynia, Commander Elena Shaw, chief engineer of the Central Corps ship Galileo, hooks up with retired starship captain Treiko "Trey" Zajec. But their no-strings-attached fling gets knotty when Trey is accused of murdering one of Elena's fellow crew members. Unable to believe that he could be a cold-blooded killer, Elena investigates the crime and quickly gets caught up in a vast intergalactic conspiracy. Blending mystery, political intrigue, action, and romance, this opening installment of the Central Corps novels may appeal to fans of Ann Aguirre's Sirantha Jax novels.

LeRat May 16, 2016

A well done blend of space opera and romance. The characters are compelling and the relationships between come across as believable.

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Jan 31, 2017

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Feb 14, 2017

Sexual Content: graphic

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