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The first protectors : a novel / Victor Godinez.

Godinez, Victor, (author.).
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  • 0 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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3 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial FIC GODINEZ, VICTOR (Text) 33946003382665 New Books . 2nd Floor On holds shelf -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781945863356
  • ISBN: 1945863358
  • Physical Description: viii, 295 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Talos Press, [2018]

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The last thing Ben Shepherd wanted was another war. But sometimes the universe won't take no for an answer. His body and spirit mangled by a lifetime of combat, Shepherd, a retired Navy SEAL, has retreated to the desolate desert of New Mexico to heal his wounds and dodge his demons. All he wants now is peace and quiet. Both are shattered one starry night, when an alien ship crashes nearby. Out of the ship crawls the last, dying member of a conquered civilization. It's been shot down by an extraterrestrial enemy, the vanguard of a ravenous force hunting for a new homeland. With its last gasp, the wounded alien injects Shepherd with a high-tech serum that gives him near superhuman powers. Now, with a new body but a soul as fractured as ever, Shepherd becomes the reluctant leader of the human resistance against the coming invasion. With enemies on all sides, the man who couldn't bear the guilt of seeing one more friend die in battle now finds himself charged with protecting the entire planet.
Subject: Human-alien encounters > Fiction.
Veterans > Fiction.
Extraterrestrial beings > Fiction.
Imaginary wars and battles > Fiction.
FICTION / Science Fiction / Action & Adventure.
FICTION / Science Fiction / Alien Contact.
FICTION / Science Fiction / Military.
FICTION / Science Fiction / Space Opera.
FICTION / Thrillers / Suspense.
FICTION / Thrillers / Technological.
Genre: Science fiction.

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