A Place Among the Fallen (Omaran Saga, Book 1) by Adrian Cole

By Adrian Cole

A spot one of the FALLEN
Book one of many Omaran Saga

Omara's humans shun all trust within the energy of gods and magic, and the Deliverers, led through Simon Wargallow, pledge to place to demise all heretics. whilst Korbillian flees his magical land of Ternannoc in the course of a catastrophic destruction, he is taking safe haven on Omara and starts off a quest to avoid wasting this planet from its inevitable fate--the comparable as that of Ternannoc. Battles erupt within the clashes among destruction and salvation, from the fishing village of Sundhaven to the plateau of Xennidhum. dying turns into existence for the folk, and existence is on its manner towards death.

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With the ship now pointed backward, she pushed the throttle to maximum, and the engines thundered in full overload. The hull strained against the sudden reverse deceleration. The Chief hung on to the floor with one hand; with the other he held on to the Sergeant and kept him from flying across the ship. Polaski changed the viewscreen to a spilt view—fore and aft. She maneuvered with the ship's thrusters, adjusting their approach to the launch bay opening. Onscreen the small opening grew larger alarmingly fast.

What if they were Elites on some secret mission? No, it was best not to question such things. Be ignored. Live another day. That was his creed. He nestled back into his hole, reset the motion detector to long range, and prayed it wouldn't go off again. He curled into a tight ball and promptly fell into a deep sleep. Fred led their flying-wedge formation. The purple and red airships arced up and over the treetops of the ridge, gaining as ERIC NYLUND 27 much altitude as the Banshee could manage—about three hundred meters.

This"—he patted his chest—"is one hundred percent grade-A Marine... " The Chief eased his stance but didn't lower the gun. " "They got us all right, those little mushroom-shaped infectious bastards," Johnson said. " He paused at the Captain's name, then shook his head and went on. "They swarmed all over us. Jenkins and Keyes were taken... " "The Flood doesn't 'taste' anything," Cortana interjected. "The Infection Forms rewrite a victim's cellular structure and convert him into a Combat Form, then later a Carrier Form—an incubator for more Infection Forms.

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