STAR RUNNERS

Leave Earth behind.
 
"I wish I could tell you how cool this is."
 

High school senior Austin Stone didn't know what his best friend meant by the comment uttered during an online chat, but he forces himself to accept the fact his friends are leaving him behind. His only escape is playing the sci-fi MMORPG, Star Runners, where he excels. However, being a champion Trident Starfighter pilot won't help him earn a scholarship to begin the next phase of his life. 


But as soon as Austin is about to give up on college, he reaches the top of the elite server and receives an invitation from a school shrouded in secrecy promising to unlock his hidden potential. With no other options, he takes the offer.
 

What he doesn’t realize is he has just embarked on a thrilling adventure beyond his imagination that will open up the cosmos and challenge everything he knows.
 

A fantasy in the stars chock full of thrilling space battles topped with pure fun and discovery, Star Runners is the first entry to the Star Runners Universe: a collection of space adventure books.

REVELATION PROTOCOL

The dangers in the universe followed him to Earth.
 

Starfighter pilot Austin Stone, recently commissioned as the newest Star Runner with the Galactic Legion of Planets, always heard you can’t go home again, but he never imagined his homecoming would descend into terror and violence.

Upon his arrival, he is thrust into peril as a dark force lurking in the shadows targets Star Runners and their loved ones in a series of deadly attacks. After surviving an explosion on the streets of San Francisco, he rushes back to Georgia to ensure the safety of his mother.

The threats from the stars intensify, magnifying into an unimaginable offensive, leading Austin back into the seat of a Trident starfighter to defend his home and family.

Packed with captivating pursuits and thrilling encounters, Star Runners: Revelation Protocol is the second entry to the Star Runners Universe: a collection of space adventure books.

MISSION WRAITH

​The enemy created the best starfighter in the galaxy. Now he's going to steal it.
 

Star Runners are dying. Lurking in the darkness, the expansion faction of the Zahl Empire has an innovative threat confronting the Tridents of the Galactic Legion of Planets.
 

After surviving pirate attacks and battling threats to Earth, Austin Stone already knows better than most the perils in the universe as he boards a carrier for his first official assignment in a starfighter. Soon after his tour begins, a mysterious spacecraft strikes fear in the hearts of all Star Runners and could catapult the factions into a galactic war.
 

Dealing with plunging morale and missing comrades, Austin has to cope with the fact they are meeting an enemy they cannot defeat. But perhaps the Legion could find another way to engage the new and deadly adversary …
 

Featuring nail-biting intergalactic espionage and exhilarating dogfights in space, Star Runners: Mission Wraith is the third entry to the Star Runners Universe: a collection of space adventure books.

SCORPIONS

​How can you oppose an adversary willing to claim victory at any cost?
 

Still reeling from recent events in the intergalactic cold war, former Earth resident Austin Stone enters a new phase of his career as a Star Runner with the Galactic Legion of Planets by joining the covert squadron known as the "Scorpions." The training is demanding and rigid, pushing him to the limits as he continues to improve his natural skill at the stick of a Trident starfighter. 
 

But factions in the Zahl Empire yearning to fan the flames of Imperial expansion continue to operate in secrecy, attempting to ignite another fight with the Legion. An immoral and clandestine scheme hatched years ago by Zahlian Agents is entering its final stages, a project with the possibility of shattering the Legion from within. 
 

Through vicious encounters and clandestine missions far behind enemy lines, the Scorpions will need all their courage to confront a foe determined to spark a conflict at any cost.
 

With heartbreaking revelations and epic space battles, Star Runners: Scorpions is the fourth entry to the Star Runners Universe: a collection of space adventure books.

DARK SPACE

​True friendship has no boundaries.
 

Being a recruiter for the Galactic Legion of Planets is a safe and secure job for Josh Morris as he tries to re-enter a "normal" life following his captivity at the hands of Dax Rodon and the Tyral Pirates. But he is tortured by a vow he made to the smuggling group known as the Barracudas to return their ship. 
 

Once he decides to leave Earth, Josh has no idea his past is hunting him, seeking revenge. What follows is a heart-pounding adventure discovering new worlds and cultures, narrow escapes, and thrilling space battles as Josh travels to the farthest regions of the galaxy—and beyond it into the unexplored Dark Space—to keep a promise and help a friend, unknowingly sparking events leading to a conflict of terrifying scope unlike any the stars have ever seen.

 

Star Runners: Dark Space is the fifth entry to the Star Runners Universe: a collection of space adventure books.

Copyright 2019

Published by Shadow Max Publishing.

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