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A ‘Verse Full of Scum by Alan Baxter

The story of galactic Bounty Hunter, Ghost, and his efforts to track down a rogue magic user who seems to be running as far away as he can, killing anyone that gets in his way. . . .

A complete novel.
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A 'VERSE FULL OF SCUM

Not enough scum

By Chris Poirier, editor

Sep 20, 2008: After 32 chapters, I’m having a hard time figuring out what to say about A ‘Verse Full of Scum. At times, it works, and works well. At other times, it’s just okay.

The story is told first person by Ghost, a bounty hunter in a somewhat Firefly/Serenity universe. He’s hired by a government operative from one of the rich "civilized" planets to capture Pietre Gans, a "Magicker" responsible for several brutal murders. Gans is fleeing as fast as he can to [more . . .]

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A 'VERSE FULL OF SCUM

A real rocket of a Sci-Fi story

By Dan M, member

Aug 31, 2008: I can’t quite recall at which point I was completely hooked, but it was early on. By that time, I had been dragged across the universe, witnessed a life’s worth of gleefully gruesome crimes and found my new hero and life coach- Ghost, one very nasty bounty hunter.

This is testament to Alan Baxter’s ever-sharpening narrative ability, delivered in this case through the gritted teeth of Ghost.

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