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Ember of the Past: free short story from Mike Kupari

Mike Kupari is my coauthor on the Dead Six series. His first solo novel, Her Brother’s Keeper, will be out in a couple of weeks (I was one of the alpha readers, it is really good, fun space opera). This short story is a prequel and just went up on the Baen page.

http://www.baen.com/EmberPast.asp

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Bruce Strange
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Sweet, thanks for the update.

Dave H
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Nineteen thousand words is a short story?

BigFire
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So when is the novel formerly known as “Project Blue” coming and what’s the new name?

A.Nagy
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Guhhh that unnecessary infodumping from the narrator at the beginning is painful. Hooked me after that consider me sold.

TRX
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I saved the raw text to my hard drive; the unformatted ASCII text is 113Kb. That’s in between “long short story” and “novella.”

Quite a chunk of story for free!

anonme
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I hope one day Larry does his own take on Space Opera one day. But in the meantime a space opera recommended by Larry is fine too. Anyone with Hyperion in their top list has a pretty good handle on space operas.

gmmay
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Sure it may be long for a short story, but it’s a quick – and fun – read. Thanks for the link.

Duke of URL VFM#391
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Enjoyed it a lot – promptly went to Amazon and bought HBK. Thanks for letting us know about this.

BigFire
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Looks like Amazon jumped the gun. Son of the Black Sword is now available and downloadable in Kindle format. The book technically releases tomorrow.

Gbm
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Baen releases the E-books edition two to three weeks before the print edition.–I have been buying e-books from Baen for 14 years and they have always released the e-book first.

junior
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Given that Barnes and Noble appears to have the Kindle version available as well –

I’m guessing that for some reason the electronic versions of the book were released before the hard cover.

AntoineG
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Really enjoyable short Story/novella, as introduction to the universe and I have begun reading Her Brother’s Keeper and frankly having a blast so far!

Christopher M. Chupik
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Christopher M. Chupik

Can’t wait to read the novel. This stuff is right up my alley.

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