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Unchained Memory (Interstellar Rescue Series Book 1) by Donna S. Frelick
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Genre – Science Fiction Romance
Page Count – 413 Pages
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From the night she wakes up in her pickup on the side of the road, three hours gone and everything of value lost to her, Asia Burdette is caught in a clash of invisible forces. She has only one ally in her struggle to understand why–Ethan Roberts, a man she shouldn’t love, a psychiatrist who risks everything to help her.
With black ops kidnappers dogging their trail, the lovers race to navigate a maze of mind control, alien abduction and interstellar slavery. If they keep following the signs, they’ll find a battle that’s been raging since the first silver saucer was spotted in the skies above Earth.
~ AMAZON ~
As a military brat growing up, I was a voracious consumer of science fiction in all forms—in books, in movies and on television. As I grew older I began to recognize that my favorite forms of SF included liberal doses of romance—Classic STAR TREK, the writers of the New Age “humanist” revolution (Zenna Henderson, Ursula K. LeGuin, Theodore Sturgeon among others), and later THE X-FILES and AVATAR. So it was no surprise that when I started writing science fiction, my work would feature a heavy romantic arc, too.
Along my way to a science fiction romance writing career I’ve been married to a great guy since just out of college, been a Peace Corps Volunteer in Africa, raised a family (two girls, three grandkids), tried organic farming, been a community activist, earned black belts in two different styles of martial arts and written four STAR TREK fanfic novellas (and numerous short stories) for “underground” publication. (Ask me sometime about TREK conventions!)
In 2012, my first two SFR novels finaled in the Romance Writers of America® Golden Heart® contest for unpublished manuscripts. Shortly thereafter, I found my first literary home. Unchained Memory was released from INK’d Press in February, 2015. Trouble in Mind followed in February, 2016. The third book in my Interstellar Rescue series, Fools Rush In, debuted in October, 2016 and promptly won a coveted SFR Galaxy Award. You can read the first chapter of Trouble in Mind for free in the popular Portals anthology (Volume One).
The fourth novel in my series, Not Fade Away, launched in 2018 and is also a winner of the SFR Galaxy Award. With the demise of INK’d Press, all my Interstellar Rescue series books are now under my own imprint but can still be found on Amazon.
I’m a member of the Romance Writers of America, the Science Fiction Romance Brigade, the Fantasy, Futuristic and Paranormal Chapter of RWA, the Golden Network (of past and current Golden Heart finalists) and the Firebirds (2012 Golden Heart finalists).
Currently I live on 43 beautiful mountain acres in Marshall, North Carolina with my husband and four disruptive pets plus the other members of our small intentional community.