The Parasite War

Open Road Media
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A combat veteran leads a ragtag group of survivors in an all‐out war against invading aliens! The world’s cities have been destroyed by a ghastly holocaust from space. The few remaining souls eke out an existence in the ruins, ransacking skyscrapers for food and living in the city’s sewers like vermin. Alex Ward, a man who has lost everything, and a beautiful woman named Jo unite the survivors to battle the slithering menace of the Colloids, parasites whose seed has drifted through space for millions of years in search of the perfect world for their depredations—Earth. When Alex and Jo discover the Colloids’ ultimate biological purpose, the motley band of guerrillas is put to the test in a monstrous battle for the future of mankind.
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Timothy R. Sullivan was born in Maine and grew up there. He has lived in the Washington, DC, area, and in Philadelphia, Los Angeles, and South Florida. He currently lives in South Miami with his companion, Fiona Kelleghan. Sullivan began writing science fiction in the late 1970s and achieved some early prominence when he was selected to write a series of novels based on the television show V. He subsequently published four original novels, Destiny’s End (1988), The Parasite War (1989), The Martian Viking (1991), and Lords of Creation (1992). Throughout his writing career, Sullivan has regularly published science fiction short stories in genre magazines, including, most often, Asimov’s. He has been a finalist for the Nebula Award. Sullivan conceived and edited two original anthologies, Tropical Chills (1988) and Cold Shocks (1991). Sullivan has also written a number of original screenplays for low‐budget action movies and acted in several, as well.


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Open Road Media
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Published on
May 27, 2014
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Pages
250
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ISBN
9781497632653
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Language
English
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Fiction / Science Fiction / Action & Adventure
Fiction / Science Fiction / Alien Contact
Fiction / Science Fiction / Apocalyptic & Post-Apocalyptic
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