All of the entries were great this time around. I had to go with Fragerance of Tea. It incorporate the magical elements nicely into treason and the
You're welcome. "Amazing"? Gosh. No one has called me that for ages.
My all time favorite book is Mote in God's Eye by Larry Niven and Jerry Pournell. It has humans as the advanced race making contact with an alien less
This may be forward of me, promoting my own book, but "Blachart" is similar to this scenario, in which refugees fleeing Earth after the third
I saw Ender's Game - the movie - it was great on special effects, and Harrison Ford did a great job of being angry and heartless most of the time.