Boneyards by Kristine Kathryn Rusch

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The final installment in the exciting, fast-moving, and passionate space opera.
Searching for ancient technology to help her friends find answers to the mystery of their own past, Boss ventures into a place filled with evidence of an ancient space battle, one the Dignity Vessels lost.Meanwhile, the Enterran Empire keeps accidentally killing its scientists in a quest for ancient stealth tech. Boss’s most difficult friend, Squishy, has had enough. She sneaks into the Empire and destroys its primary stealth-tech research base. But an old lover thwarts her escape, and now Squishy needs Boss’s help. Boss, who is a fugitive from the Empire. Boss, who knows how to make a Dignity Vessel work. Boss, who knows that Dignity Vessels house the very technology that the Empire is searching for. Should Boss take a Dignity Vessel to rescue Squishy and risk losing everything to the Empire? Or should she continue on her mission for her other friends and let Squishy suffer her own fate? Filled with battles old and new, scientific dilemmas, and questions about the ethics of friendship, Boneyards is space opera the way it was meant to be: exciting, fast-moving, and filled with passion.

About Kristine Kathryn Rusch

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Bestselling writer Kristine Kathryn Rusch has published fiction in every genre. She has been nominated for awards in all those genres as well. She has also published award-winning mystery novels under the name Kris Nelscott. For more about her work, go to
Published March 30, 2012 by Pyr. 299 pages
Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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Meanwhile, Boss’s friend, former scientist Squishy, conducts a dangerous unauthorized mission to destroy the Enterran Empire’s research into stealth tech, the technology that powers the Ivoire and which, in the empire’s untrained hands, has resulted in several deaths.

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In the third book in the Diving Universe by Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Boss continues searching for evidence of ancient technology.

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(No surprise here, three novels in and Rusch’s writing style proves to be consistently lean, confidently delivered and easily consumed.) In the first story line, Boss assists Coop in his search for the Lost Fleet, a trail that ultimately leads to a vast collection of Dignity Vessels: the so-call...

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