An Officer's Duty (Theirs Not to Reason Why)
by Jean Johnson
Cover Artist: Gene Mollica
Ace Mass Market Paperback ISBN/ITEM#: 9781937007690
Date: 31 July 2012 List Price $7.99 Amazon US / Amazon UK
Links: Author's Website /
Product Description: Promoted in the field for courage and leadership under fire, Ia is now poised to become an officer in the Space Force Navy—once she undertakes her Academy training. But on a trip back home to Sanctuary, she finds the heavyworld colony being torn apart by religious conflict. Now Ia must prepare her family and followers to secure the galaxy’s survival. Her plan is to command a Blockade Patrol ship. Her goal, to save as many lives as she can. But at the Academy, she discovers an unexpected challenge: the one man who could disrupt those plans. The man whose future she cannot foresee.