Zara and her crew of Honors need a safe haven, far from the Phage. But they’ll have to settle for the Sliver: a wild, dangerous warren of alien criminals.
Author: Rachel Caine
In his opening moves and only his wits and skill to aid him, Jess Brightwell betrayed his friends. Now it falls to smugglers and thieves to save the Great Library, if they can stay alive.
Chosen for the elite Honors team by the Leviathan, a race of sentient alien ships, that saved the earth, petty criminal Zara Cole discovers a dark truth behind their rescue.
Gwen Proctor’s serial killer ex broke out of prison and steps up his cruel mind game, one intended to destroy her and the trust of family and friends with the help of his psychotic accomplices.
The Great Library of Alexandria has been hoarding all the knowledge of the world, and they’re pursuing Jess Brightwell and his fellow exiles who are held prisoner by the Burners.
Jess and his friends discover the lie and intend to save their friend. Only, they make one wrong move and are hunted by the Library’s deadly automata, forced to flee Alexandria.
History is re-written in a world where the Great Library of Alexandria survived to emerge ruthless and powerful with the personal ownership of books expressly forbidden.