A Clever Bit of Fiction

A Clever Bit of Fiction
Product information
Type Novel
Author Michael A. Stackpole
Publication information
Publisher Catalyst Game Labs
Product code CAT35884NV
First published 27 March 2019
MSRP 3.99
Era Succession Wars era
Series Kell Hounds Ascendant (series)
Preceded by A Tiny Spot of Rebellion
Followed by If Auld Aquaintance Be Forgot...

A Clever Bit of Fiction is a novel by Michael A. Stackpole as the third installment of the Kell Hounds Ascendant Trilogy describing the inception of the famous Kell Hounds mercenary unit. (The 'trilogy' has since seen a fourth story published, If Auld Acquaintance Be Forgot..., that begins directly following the end of this story, on 24 December 3010.)

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When Morgan is tasked with scouting locations for war games on the lush world of Zavijava, he figures he’ll mix business with pleasure. But when Prince Ian Davion tags along, the stakes are suddenly raised. And when unknown DropShips land a regiment of ’Mechs intent on looting the planet’s riches, Morgan must keep Ian alive long enough for them to be rescued. But Prince Davion has other plans — involving kicking the raiders straight off the planet….

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