By Mike Shepherd
You can't preserve a very good girl down-Kris Longknife returns.
once more Kris unearths herself stuck within the crosshairs of unknown enemies who wish her useless. Factions, either valid and underground, vie for regulate of the planet New Eden. And anyone is making the most of the chaos to unharness a private vendetta opposed to Kris.
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Audacious (Kris Longknife, Book 5) by Mike Shepherd