2012 SFR Galaxy Award winner (under the title BALANCE OF TERROR)
Save one man? Or save billions? It’s Moon’s choice.
Stellar physicist Moon Thadin and amnesiac savant Srin Flerovs are on their way to possible sanctuary with an old research partner of Moon’s. But between them and safety lie a cunning arms dealer, a suspicious pirate captain, and a universe... [click here for more]
2008 Gaylactic Spectrum Award Recommended Short List (Short Fiction) under the title PRIME SUSPECT.A lonely being in a lonely galaxy….
Heron Meed has two strikes against it. It is a hemaphrodite in a galaxy dominated by two-gendered beings. And it’s a convicted criminal.
After six years of incarceration, Heron is trying to start a new life, but... [click here for more]
A Republic Universe - “future historical”
Gilthen Ahn is captain of the Darck Banks cartel, a pirate band working deep in Republic space. He has six ships under his command and, unless he finds money to pay off his substantial debts, he’ll lose everything.
Tera d’Olzon is a privileged member of Republic high society, tryiing to make a difference by thumbing her... [click here for more]
Hoara Felin has fallen in love with a man who is forbidden to leave the planet. Plus, he’s not quite a man….
Junior Commander Hoara Felin of the Republic’s Space Fleet has crash-landed on a planet. Her ship is inoperable, her shipmates are dead. The only thing that can make a bad situation worse is finding she has crashed on the notorious prison-planet of Bliss–a... [click here for more]
You only THINK you know what happened at Waterloo
The real story involved more monsters. And a lot more time travel
If Jane Austen and Mary Shelley had locked H. G. Wells in a dungeon and revised his wildest work, the result would have been something like this rollicking steampunk time-travel adventure that still manages to be a comedy of manners. Albano’s delightful characters... [click here for more]