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Born in Nottingham, England, Jennifer R. Povey now lives in Northern Virginia, where she writes everything from heroic fantasy to stories for Analog. She has written a number of novels across multiple sub genres. Additionally, she is a writer, editor, and designer of tabletop RPG supplements for a number of companies. Her interests include horseback riding, Doctor Who and attempting to out-weird her various friends and professional colleagues.
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Dorothy Mayling thought her worst problem was an ongoing family feud - then the Silence came and assaulted her family, the people she was determined to keep safe. Helen Locke fought to hold together a bastion of civilization against the zombie-like Silents and those who would rather be savages alike. And young Becky was a survivor, raised in the aftermath, and only wanting to live her life - when the true horror of the plague was revealed.
A ship has vanished in the dark, in the very outer reaches of Earth's solar system. Alien invaders sweep through the void, destroying outposts and threatening humanity. The truth is known only to a few: We fired first. We fired on aliens whose very appearance and body language sent all humans into a flying rage. All but a few. Now a brilliant, autistic from Mars and an alien diplomat seek peace...while some on both sides desire only conflict.
Anna McKenzie just wants her life back. She wants the brutal murder of her brother never to have happened. She certainly doesn't want magic, power, and to deal with a certain vigilante named Victor Prince... ...but once the world of magic has claimed her, there is no escape.
When Victor Prince disappears, Anna immediately suspects rogue Guardian, Erica Turner, of the crime. Now she has to deal with the tension in their relationship as well as Erica's insanity - knowing that lethal force will only create an even worse monster. All that, and there's a witch hunter in town...
After dealing with a rogue Guardian, Anna and her friends are left with more questions than answers. Guardians are going missing, and no one knows why. They seek guidance from a senior Guardian living in London. What begins as an exchange of information blooms into a full-blown investigation of a thirty-year-old mystery. As though that weren't enough, Anna herself is keeping a secret... One which threatens to destroy her relationship with the man she loves.
After saving the city of London from a demon trying to make it his own personal kingdom, Anna McKenzie, Victor Prince and their friends must now save the world...from a similar, but far greater threat. One which has already removed many of Earth's defenses.
Rome has fallen and the eagles have flown. Left alone with her child when her lover, Arthur, leaves these shores, Persephone finds her world changed when he returns - as war duke and then King of Britain. She has the one thing he needs: His son. But he will not accept her as herself. Thus is born the legend of Percival.
The Mars War is years over. Earth lost. And Earth's first starship has gone out into the black. José Marin is crew on the second, a war veteran seeking a place to belong away from a world which has not welcomed him home. But when the Atlantis sends a distress call, the Endeavour must go to their aid, and discover a tangled web that Marin will be drawn into the very heart of. Now he must help find a way to save a world while his own crumbles...