Cut off from the rest of humanity and driven from their home worlds by alien invaders, the Starborn have become a nomadic rabble struggling to survive. To secure a better future for his daughter Sember, Eldon Martin leads a band of these scavengers to an ancient military base. What they find there will change their lives forever – and may even change the fate of all the humans in the Horizon Sector.
“So when are you going to tell me where we’re going?”
They were about twelve hours out from the edge of the Colchis system and they had just finished what passed for an evening meal aboard the Quixote: high-protein yeast cakes smothered in flavor sauce. As an additional treat, they each had half a tomato and a whole carrot from the……