Archangel Down. Archangel Project. Book 1: FREE Sci-fi with Aliens, Cyborgs, AI, Humor, and Heart

· Archangel Project Book 1 · C. Gockel
259 reviews

About this ebook

In the year 2432, humans think they are alone in the universe. They’re wrong.

Commander Noa Sato plans a peaceful leave on her home planet Luddeccea ... but winds up interrogated and imprisoned for her involvement in the Archangel Project. A project she knows nothing about.

Professor James Sinclair wakes in the snow, not remembering the past twenty four hours, or knowing why he is being pursued. The only thing he knows is that he has to find Commander Sato, a woman he’s never met.

A military officer from the colonies and a civilian from Old Earth, they couldn’t have less in common. But they have to work together to save the lives of millions—and their own.

Every step of the way they are haunted by the final words of a secret transmission:

The archangel is down.

Editorial Reviews:

"ARCHANGEL DOWN is a compelling sci-fi complete with satisfyingly high-tech gadgetry and high stakes political and social intrigue ... subtle humor pervades the book, often in the form of Noa and James's banter, and the vivid action sequences provide suspense and adventure. " -IndieReader

"This is a terrific science fiction selection that explores our human emotion. Anger, fear, self-doubt, love, and humor are on display as the colonists of a new world are forced to realize they are not alone in the universe." -Great Digital Books, "7 Great Books for Star Trek Fans"

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Ratings and reviews

259 reviews
Soso C
February 3, 2020
So this is sci fi book set in the distant future of humanity. The protagonist is very well developed along with the other main character. The plot is they are captured on a world ruled by fundamentalists who want to bring about religious rule. To come back to humanities roots and steer clear of the vices of technology. They plan an escape and go forth with the plan. I wont go into detail but if you are interested check it out.
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Paul Bester
March 10, 2018
I read the author's other books and found them very entertaining and read them during any spare moment I had. This book however I could barely get halfway. The characters have no redeeming qualities and I struggled to even like them a little. They were whiny and annoying, to say the least.
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David Coffing
April 29, 2019
This story Will keep you reading until finished. Noah and James just keep getting into and out of trouble as they try to complete their mission. ll hold your attention all the way through. Fast paced with a straight forward plot. Noa and James just keep falling into trouble along the way.
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About the author

C. Gockel has been writing stories for her friends and family since the dark ages (i.e., before word processors existed.) A few years ago, she started posting those stories to the intertubes. She received emails, messages, and reviews from her fans telling her she should 'do this professionally.' She didn't; she is a coward and life as a digital designer, copywriter and coder is more dependable. But in the end, her husband's nagging wore her down: "You could be the next '50 Shades of Gray' and I could retire!" Unfortunately, the author writes science fiction and fantasy, and isn't particularly good at writing erotica. She is sad about this; she'd love for her husband to be able to retire and just work for her so she could nag him.

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