“This is space opera at its best—simultaneously pulse-pounding and mind-expanding. Resnick is our E. E. ‘Doc’ Smith, our Edgar Rice Burroughs: he is the twenty-first century’s master of excitement and adventure. Enjoy!”
—ROBERT J. SAWYER, Hugo Award–winning author of Red Planet Blues
“Mike Resnick is able to write deftly and poignantly about a broad spectrum of characters, exploring vast and colorful landscapes, all wrapped up in a highly entertaining story.”
—KEVIN J. ANDERSON, New York Times–bestselling author of The Dark between the Stars
“The Fortress in Orion is interstellar intrigue and derring-do of the old school. Dominic Flandry would feel right at home.”
—ERIC FLINT, author of the 1632 series
“Packed with colorful characters and endless invention, The Fortress in Orion is exciting entertainment that hurls along at nearly the speed of light. Someone should make a movie out of this book!”
—NANCY KRESS, award-winning author of Yesterday’s Kin
“If you’ve anything important to do over the next few days, don’t even start this.”
—JACK McDEVITT, Nebula Award–winning author of the Alex Benedict novels
PRAISE FOR THE WORK OF MIKE RESNICK:
"Nobody spins a yarn better than Mike Resnick."
—ORSON SCOTT CARD, Hugo and Nebula Award-winning author of Ender's Game
"Resnick is a journeyman in a world of apprentices, one who knows his craft. His name on a book guarantees a solid story and believable characters, constructed with imagination and grace. Most important of all, it guarantees entertainment."
—RAYMOND FEIST, of the Magician trilogy
About the Author
Mike Resnick is the author of more than 40 science fiction novels, including Lara Croft, Tomb Raider: The Amulet of Power; Santiago; and Return to Santiago. He has won four Hugo Awards and the Nebula Award. He lives in Cincinnati.