Blue Gemini
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    Blue Gemini: A Thriller | Mike Jenne

    Blue Gemini: A Thriller

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    • By Mike Jenne
    • Narrated By Kevin Stillwell
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    The year is 1968: The Cold War is far from over, and nuclear annihilation is always only a heartbeat away. America is racing the Soviet Union to land men on the moon, a war is raging, and a pivotal presidential election looms on the horizon. A child of the early space age, Lieutenant Scott Ourecky joined the air force with aspirations of going to flight school.

    Absorbing story

    I really liked this. For folk like me who were small children at the time this story is set, the early days of space exploration have a seductive res..Show More »

    Reviewed on 02 September 2016 by Derrick (Yelling, United Kingdom)
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    Blue Darker than Black: A Thriller | Mike Jenne

    Blue Darker than Black: A Thriller

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    • By Mike Jenne
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    In the second book of the Blue Gemini trilogy, air force majors Scott Ourecky and Drew Carson continue to fly highly classified missions to intercept and destroy suspect Soviet satellites. But after experiencing numerous close calls in orbit, the astronauts soon discover that not all perils reside in the sky. With his marriage already at risk because he cannot explain his frequent absences and strange activities to his wife, Ourecky learns that his unborn child may be in grave danger as a radiation consequence of his flights into space.

    Builds solidly on the first book in this trilogy

    These books take place in a late '60s/early'70s space race world where the secret militarisation of space is a reality (as indeed, almost happened). ..Show More »

    Reviewed on 08 September 2016 by Derrick (Yelling, United Kingdom)
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    Pale Blue: A Thriller | Mike Jenne

    Pale Blue: A Thriller

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    • By Mike Jenne
    • Narrated By Kevin Stillwell
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    As the Project enters its final phase, air force majors Carson and Ourecky are dispatched on an urgent mission to intercept and investigate a massive orbiting object suspected of harboring nuclear weapons. Emotionally exhausted, with his marriage teetering on the brink, Ourecky reluctantly accepts the assignment; in return for his sacrifice, he is promised an opportunity to go to MIT to pursue the PhD he has long desired.

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