By Troy Denning
An unique novel set within the Halo Universe and in line with the recent York occasions bestselling game series!
It is 2553, and the three-decade lengthy Covenant battle that outlined a iteration has all at once attracted to an in depth. but, within the remotest components of human area, tensions stay that threaten to overflow into one other full-scale clash. underneath the outside of the planet Gao lies an enormous cavern approach popular for its healing results and rumored impressive remedies. yet now Gao natives are turning up brutally murdered down there—violent acts that occur to coincide with the hot arrival of a UNSC study battalion safe by means of Spartan Blue group, led by means of the well known Spartan-II Fred-104.
Maverick detective Veta Lopis of the Gao Ministry of security is just attempting to do her activity because the specific Inspector assigned to seize a serial killer—one who's in all probability hiding in the Spartan ranks—but she by no means anticipates the location spiraling uncontrolled into an all-out difficulty. whilst Gao is published to harbor old Forerunner know-how that can solidify the UNSC’s army supremacy for hundreds of years to come back, riot loyalists in the planetary executive will do anything—even align with a vicious faction of what is still of the Covenant—to make sure that by no means happens…
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That gives you an idea of where our theological arguments tended to wind up. Three malinformed people disagreeing with one another. We also had David our Roman Catholic friend and the girl who had been dying of cancer, Sherri. She had gone into remission and the hospital had discharged her. To some extent her hearing and vision were permanently impaired, but otherwise she seemed to be fine. Fat, of course, used this as an argument for God and God’s healing love, as did David and of course Sherri herself.
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But he could obviously see where she was leading him. ‘It takes –’ He paused, grinning. ’ Sherri said. ’ Sherri said. ‘They –’ Again Kevin hesitated. ‘They are their purpose. ’ ‘So an animal is an expression of purpose,’ Sherri said. ’ Kevin eyed her. ‘Eat shit,’ he said. In my opinion, Kevin’s cynical stance had done more to ratify Fat’s madness than any other single factor – any other, that is, than the original cause, whatever that might have been. Kevin had become the unintentional instrument of that original cause, a realization which had not escaped Fat.