With Unclean Hands

Jabberwocky Literary Agency, Inc.
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ANDREA CORT.

War criminal. Genius. Outcast. Heroine.

Sent to the home-world of the Zinn, a once-powerful race now on the long path to extinction, she’s expected to sign the approval for a simple prisoner transfer -- but why are the Zinn so eager to take custody of an unremarkable human murderer? What brutal crime is being planned against an innocent? What hidden agenda threatens to topple the balance of power?

This Nebula-Award nominated novella is the earliest adventure of Andrea Cort, heroine of the Philip K.Dick Award winning novel, EMISSARIES FROM THE DEAD.

Other Andrea Cort stories available from JABberwocky:

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About the author

Adam-Troy Castro's short works range from the wild farce of his Vossoff and Nimmitz tales to the grim Nebula nominee "Of a Sweet Slow Dance in the Wake of Temporary Dogs." His twenty prior books include a nonfiction analysis of the Harry Potter phenomenon, four Spider-Man adventures, and three novels about his interstellar murder investigator, Andrea Cort (including the Philip K. Dick Award-winner Emissaries from the Dead). Adam's other award nominations include eight Nebulas, two Hugos, and three Stokers. Adam lives in Miami with his wife, Judi, and their three cats.

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Publisher
Jabberwocky Literary Agency, Inc.
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Published on
Sep 19, 2014
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Pages
84
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ISBN
9781625671097
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Language
English
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Genres
Fiction / Science Fiction / Space Opera
Fiction / Short Stories (single author)
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