Odyssey One

7 books in series
4.5 out of 5 stars 677 ratings

Into the Black Summary

Beyond the confines of our small world, far from the glow of our star, lie a galaxy and universe much larger and more varied than anyone on Earth can possibly imagine. For the new NAC spacecraft Odyssey and her crew, the unimaginable facets of this untouched world are about to become reality.The Odyssey's maiden voyage is an epic adventure destined to make history.

Captain Eric Weston and his crew encounter horrors, wonders, monsters, and people; all of which will test their resolve, challenge their abilities, and put in sharp relief what is necessary to be a hero.

A first-rate military-science-fiction epic that combines old-school space opera and modern storytelling, Into the Black: Odyssey One is a riveting, exhilarating adventure with vivid details, rich mythology, and relentless pacing.

©2012 Evan Currie (P)2012 Brilliance Audio, Inc.
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  • Book 1

    • Into the Black

    • Odyssey One
    • By: Evan Currie
    • Narrated by: Benjamin L. Darcie
    • Length: 14 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 211
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 165
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 165

    Captain Eric Weston and his crew encounter horrors, wonders, monsters, and people; all of which will test their resolve, challenge their abilities, and put in sharp relief what is necessary to be a hero. A first-rate military-science-fiction epic that combines old-school space opera and modern storytelling, Into the Black: Odyssey One is a riveting, exhilarating adventure with vivid details, rich mythology, and relentless pacing.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Unable to finish this (minor *spoiler*)

    • By Andrew on 29-10-12

    Regular price: £16.89

  • Book 2

    • The Heart of Matter

    • Odyssey One, Book 2
    • By: Evan Currie
    • Narrated by: Benjamin L. Darcie
    • Length: 15 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 112
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 91
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 91

    On her epic maiden voyage, the NAC spacecraft Odyssey introduced Earth to the wonders of an untouched universe - and the unimagined horrors lurking in the black. Now the Odyssey's second voyage will carry Captain Eric Weston and his crew back to a familiar battlefield, to face an enemy unlike any they have ever known. For on war-torn Ranquil, homeworld of Earth's newest ally, the Priminae, the invading Drasin are but foot soldiers for a powerful unseen force.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • HUD

    • By Andrew Mackie on 11-02-15

    Regular price: £16.89

  • Book 3

    • Homeworld

    • Odyssey One, Book 3
    • By: Evan Currie
    • Narrated by: Benjamin L. Darcie
    • Length: 12 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 93
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 82
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 82

    War comes home to the Sol system when the Drasin track a human ship back to Earth, with devastating consequences. Facing massive force of invading alien ships wielding terrible power, the crew of the NAC spacecraft, their allies, and the people of Earth must mount a desperate effort to stop them. Doomed from the start, but with nowhere to retreat, Captain Eric Weston commits his ship to the defense of the human race even as the human outposts in Sol system fall one by one before the unrelenting Drasin onslaught.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good stuff.

    • By julian on 02-03-18

    Regular price: £13.19

  • Book 4

    • Out of the Black

    • Odyssey One, Book 4
    • By: Evan Currie
    • Narrated by: David deVries
    • Length: 11 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 93
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 85
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 86

    The wreckage of the starship Odyssey, once Earth's greatest guardian, lies strewn across New York City. Abandoned by all but its captain, Odyssey's sacrifice covered the withdrawal of countless troops as the Drasin assault ravaged the planet. When Captain Eric Weston finally emerges from the rubble, impossibly alive thanks to the mysterious "Gaia", he knows with the Drasin it's kill or be killed.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Oh dear - where did it all go wrong?

    • By CM on 02-09-14

    Regular price: £9.89

  • Book 5

    • Warrior King

    • Odyssey One, Book 5
    • By: Evan Currie
    • Narrated by: David de Vries
    • Length: 9 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 85
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 80
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 80

    Battle-weary after a desperate fight to save Earth from the Drasin alien onslaught, Confederation Captain Eric Weston is tasked with a perilous new mission. He and the crew of the Odysseus must hunt down those who unleashed the hellish attack on his homeworld and that of Earth's Priminae allies.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • john

    • By john on 20-07-16

    Regular price: £9.89

  • Book 6

    • Odysseus Awakening

    • Odyssey One, Book 6
    • By: Evan Currie
    • Narrated by: David deVries
    • Length: 8 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 55
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 53
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 53

    Defy the inevitable. Such is the stance of Confederation captain Eric Weston and the crew of the starship Odysseus, patrolling the outer limits of Priminae space, anticipating the Empire's next attacks. Connected with the Terran FTL tech - the transition drive - humanity might stand a chance against the overwhelming forces. Until the entire planetary system goes dark. Outnumbered and outgunned, the Odysseus arrives to find the Empire securing critical intelligence from Priminae ships.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Rushed

    • By Martyn Brown on 13-12-17

    Regular price: £16.49

  • Book 7

    • Odysseus Ascendant

    • Odyssey One, Book 7
    • By: Evan Currie
    • Narrated by: David de Vries
    • Length: 8 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 28
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 26
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26

    The Empire has set its sights on its next target: human Terrans. As effective allies of the Priminae, the denizens of Earth have proven themselves enemies to the Empire, and now the Imperial forces know more about the Terran home world than ever before.  

    Regular price: £16.09