Bio: Thomas J. Hubschman is a freelance writer and editor based in New York City. He has published three novels, most recently Billy Boy (Savvy Press, September 2001) and Space Ark (January, 2003), as well as numerous short stories, articles and reviews. He edits and publishes Gowanus, an online international quarterly for writers in so-called Third World nations, and is editorial director of Black Excel, a college admission and scholarship service. From 1988-1992 he served as editor of Brooklyn Free Press.
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It's been twenty years since the conclusion of the great galactic wars. A ranger is sent from the victorious New Worlds Confederacy on a routine mission to assess the residual radiation on Alpha-II, once the playground of the well-to-do. He finds the lush forests and exquisite beaches intact, the rest of the planet uninhabited by anything more than tree toads and weird mutated marine life. Or is it? Who are these childlike adults he finds living like primitives in the jungle? How could they hav... more info>>
A ship-wrecked space sailor is rescued by the oxygen-deprived inhabitants of a distant solar system. They treat him like royalty, but he soon realizes there is something fishy about Leffingwellians besides their appearance: Their culture is identical to that of Earth's two centuries earlier except for a peculiar state religion dedicated to a romance-novel goddess. An attractive geophysicist uses his romantic interest to have him kidnapped by a band of revolutionaries, part of a planet-wide movem... more info>>