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Selling Short

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Constricted by the Afrocentric culture of his home habitat, New Liberia, computer tech Marqus jumped at the chance to join the crew of Coronado for a slender share of the ship's small profits.

In a time of crisis spanning the solar system, Coronado's Captain Garcia announced a highly profitable venture—harvesting helium from the sun for delivery to the terraformers of Venus. But pursuing great profits brought on great risks. Not only the risks of the fiery, turbulent outer layers of the sun, but the wrath of the government of Jupiter's moons, if it found out.

Everything on board Coronado changed, when Marqus found evidence of a Jupiter spy on board the ship....

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