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Chapter 278 of Book 3 is in the queue

May 16, 2014
Posted at 1:29 pm

This week with Arlene and Jeff:

...Frustrated, Ann waited as long as she dared before bringing the inertialess drive online. Her body tense, the sixteen-year-old almost held her breath, but after several minutes with no hue and cry going out that she could detect, she allowed herself to relax a little. Later, the alien began slowing and so did Ann. Snuggled to a giant boulder, she watched as the scene unfolded in the distance. The chunk of moon the alien craft had stopped near - a roughly five miles in length ovoid - showed an intensely lighted area. Other brilliant, but smaller light sources dotted the chunk of moon, and there were still other, much smaller points of light moving about the surface. At this distance, even with the screen's magnification at maximum, she couldn't tell if the smaller light sources were space-suited aliens moving about or some type of mobile equipment...

Have a goodun;