By Vaughn Heppner
People are the warheads in a deadly contest of missiles vs. long-range beams in deep space.
The determined Homo sapiens of Earth release their experimental beamship. It’s ultra-tracking and leap forward know-how permits it to out-range the Doom Stars.
The Highborn wish that send. They ship swarms of missiles, figuring out few will achieve it. within the nosecones are their mystery weapons—Free Earth Corps heroes from the Japan Campaign.
Launched from the enormous missiles like shells in a shotgun, Marten Kluge and his acquaintances needs to experience their torps into the particle shields and typhoon aboard the beamship or die within the chilly vacuum of space.
BIO-WEAPON is the tale of a suicide-ride to hell via a techno snowstorm. BIO-WEAPON is an entire novel, 85,000 phrases in size by way of Vaughn Heppner, Writers of the longer term winner, Vol. IX.
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