. The stakes have never been so high. Or watch, helplessly, as humanity faces a fate worse than death. Hms invincible and her crew, having barely returned from their last mission, are thrown into a desperate mission to strengthen the inner line of defences before the virus can smash them too and destroy the human race.
Para Bellum Ark Royal Book 13#ad - The stakes could not be higher. As a deeply divided humanity struggles to prepare a defence, with enemies inside and outside the human sphere just lurking to strike, Invincible is sent deep into alien space on what should have been a simple reconnaissance mission. Defeat means the end of everything, the end of existence as nothing more than mindless host-bodies, the end of humanity and its alien allies alike.
But, as captain shields and his crew begin their mission, it rapidly becomes clear that a juggernaut is bearing down on Earth. And, no matter what they do, they may never make it home again. On her last mission, hms invincible discovered an alien threat beyond human understanding: a sentient virus that has already absorbed a number of intelligent races into its multitude and now intends to do the same to humanity.
Their Last Full Measure A Learning Experience Book 6#ad - The tokomak still have a huge fleet and an immense industrial base, large enough to crush the human race once and for all if they have time to bring it into action. And whoever wins will dominate the galaxy for thousands of years to come. Admiral hoshiko stuart and her fleet must take the war deep into enemy territory, to the very heart of the Tokomak Empire.
The war may still be lost. There is only one way to win. But with the tokomak gathering their forces and rallying their allies for one final battle, the outcome still hangs in the balance. But the war is not yet over. Humanity has won a great victory, shattering the alien fleet that would have destroyed the Solar Union and exterminated the human race.
Favour The Bold The Empire's Corps Book 16#ad - The remnants of the once-great Empire are tearing themselves apart. In the shadows, the terran Marine Corps works to save what little they can to preserve civilisation and build a better tomorrow. The core Worlds have collapsed into chaos. And there may only be one chance to nip their scheme in the bud. Does fortune favour the bold? The marines are about to find out.
War is breaking out everywhere as planetary governments declare independence, entire sectors slip out of contact and warlords battle for power. But powerful factions are competing with them, determined to establish their own order. An all-new story of The Empire’s Corps!Earth has fallen. If they cannot be stopped, if the marines cannot hold the line, the galaxy will fall into a new dark age.
Invincible Ark Royal Book 12#ad - But the newcomers bring with them tidings of a new and deadly threat, an expansionist alien race far too close to the Human Sphere for comfort. All is not well in the Human Sphere. When a generation starship is detected approaching a British colony world, HMS Invincible is dispatched to intercept the aliens before they can make landfall.
Invincible Ark Royal Book 12 #ad - . And a sinister horror beyond human understanding. For the royal navy, desperately trying to do too many tasks with too few ships, it is the worst possible time for a new threat to appear. The alliance between the great powers is starting to fall apart, the human economy cannot keep up with the urgent need for newer and better starships and politicians are demanding an end to military spending.
The Cruel Stars Ark Royal Book 11#ad - Classed as expendable, the small carriers will be given the most dangerous missions to slow a remorseless alien foe. And the pardons their crews have been offered will be meaningless if they die. Everyone knew the great powers would never risk everything on armed conflict, when there was plenty of room for everyone in outer space.
A stand-alone set during the Ark Royal Era. The royal navy never expected to fight a full-scale interstellar war. But when a hostile alien force stumbles across humanity’s handful of colony worlds, the Great Powers must set aside their differences and fight to preserve humanity from utter destruction. Desperate for starships and manpower, the Royal Navy embarks upon an ambitious plan of converting freighters into makeshift carriers and recruiting reservists and criminals to fill the ranks.
The King's Man The Zero Enigma Book 7#ad - And dark forces are laying plans to take advantage of the chaos. A newly-graduated student, the son of a proudly independent merchant, Adam Mortimer is recruited into the Kingsmen and charged with helping to track down the anarchists and terrorists before they trigger an explosion. It is only a matter of time before the unease and unrest explodes into violence, as the wealthy and powerful seek to secure themselves in a changing world.
The King's Man The Zero Enigma Book 7 #ad - The city of Shallot is on the verge of revolution. The great houses are mustering their forces, readying themselves for a shift in the balance of power. The poor have found a new leader and are - finally - demanding their rights. But, as he delves into the mystery, he finds himself caught between the scars of his childhood and his hopes for the future, loyalties tested as he finds himself caught between old friends and new.
And, as infernal devices begin to terrorise the city, Adam must risk everything to save the people he loves. Shadowy figures and old ghosts are prowling the streets.
The Longest Day Ark Royal Book 10#ad - The Longest Day Ark Royal Book 10 #ad - The fate of humanity itself is in the balance. But the enigmatic aliens have plans of their own - a full-scale attack on Earth that will either win the war in a single stroke or lose it. The stakes have never been so high. And defeat will be the end of everything humanity holds dear. A stand-alone novel set in the ark royal universe!the first major alien offensive against Earth has been blunted, winning humanity time to deploy new weapons and prepare new tactics as Earth’s space navies prepare to take the offensive.
. And, as humanity finds its back pushed firmly against the war, as battle rages across the solar system, millions of people - military and civilian - struggle for survival, knowing that victory will come with a very high price .
First Strike#ad - Nuttall knows the real ingredients of war are from within, arrogant disdain, greed, treachery, devious double crossing and misdirection. Mackey chandler, author of the Family Law and April series. It’s desperate. The hegemony has already taken over one colony, yoking hundreds of thousands under their brutal rule.
And it’s earth’s only hope. A massive alien power looms over humanity, claiming Earth as its territory and humanity as its slaves. Every tactical exercise, every wargame and every simulation gives humanity zero chance in a defensive campaign. Earth’s only chance to win the coming war - is by striking first.
First Strike #ad - Praise for first strike"it’s honestly brilliant - a space opera tour de force I want to see the next book of. Glynn stewart, author of starship’s Mage"A story of alien threats and human resourcefulness that isn't simply a contest of gadgets and ray guns. The best defense…Starting a war with an enemy a hundred times stronger is insane.
We Lead Ark Royal Book 9#ad - The conclusion to the third ark royal trilogy!The Second Interstellar War - pitting humans and their Tadpole allies against an enigmatic alien empire - appears to have stalemated. It is an opportunity that cannot be allowed to pass. Now, hms vanguard and her crew - and the largest fleet ever assembled by the nations of Earth - heads out on a do-or-die mission to challenge their enemies to one final battle.
We Lead Ark Royal Book 9 #ad - . Neither side can push through to the other’s core systems without risking substantial losses, neither side can gain a decisive advantage. But when a brilliant human scientist invents a way to jump across the stars without a gravity tramline, an opportunity arises to strike the enemy in their undefended rear.
And if they lose, they will never see home again.
Fear God And Dread Naught Ark Royal Book 8#ad - And vanguard must return to the front lines. Assigned to a task force heading to assist humanity’s alien allies, Vanguard and her crew find themselves caught in a deadly alien trap. Or will their next encounter with the new enemies be their last? On her last cruise, hms vanguard - the most powerful battleship in the Royal Navy - barely survived her encounter with a deadly new enemy.
Fear God And Dread Naught Ark Royal Book 8 #ad - Now, with her commanding officer accused of everything from mutiny to dereliction of duty and her crew under a cloud, the Royal Navy doesn't quite know what to do with her. But there’s still a war on. Can they survive to turn the tables on their enigmatic foe.