From the Inside Flap
As brilliant programmer, Suman was proud toleave his mark on a cutting edge technology like the replicating minerbotsknown as Noomies. But when the SS Jim Pruett is attacked on enteringorbit around frozen Petra, Suman is forced to face a bone chilling truth. TheNoomies are responsible for the attack and must be completely wiped out.
About the Author
Bill Patterson is the author of a computer-aided design software book, and a former magazine columnist. His fiction has been published 90 Minutes to Live (JournalStone, 2011), and his nonfiction in Rocket Science (Mutation Press, 2012), where his piece "A Ray of Sunshine" was nominated for the British Science Fiction Association's Award for Non-Fiction.
He is also one of two Municipal Liaisons for the Central NJ Region of the National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) challenge. Bill also serves as an Event Host for the Princeton Writing Group.
He and his wife of 33 years, Barbara, live in Central New Jersey.