book cover of Firestorm


(The fifth book in the Empire Rising series)
A novel by

Four peaceful years have passed since the liberation of Haven. Captain James Somerville has taken his command, the heavy cruiser Titan, to Earth for a much-needed refit. As he is there, shocking news arrives from the American colonies. Unknown ships have attacked a remote colony. Nuclear missiles have devastated the planet's surface leaving almost no survivors. Suddenly, the human nations find themselves thrust into a war for the very survival of their species. Old rivalries must be set aside if this new threat is to be confronted. Once again James finds himself thrust into the midst of battle. This time, the stakes are as high as they can get.

Firestorm, book five in the Empire Rising series continues to tell the story of James Somerville and the rise of the Empire.

Genre: Science Fiction

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April 2018 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition

Title: Firestorm (Empire Rising Book 5)
Author(s): D J Holmes
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