Evie was never interested in being part of SolTek Industries, content to enjoy the perks of her family’s legacy without any of the responsibility. But when her brother, a party boy with no tech skills whatsoever, starts claiming he’s about to reveal the next big thing, an invention of his own design, Evie can no longer deny that something is wrong.
Everyone in Evie’s family has been lying to her, and she intends to find out why. With a pocket full of credits and a set of coordinates she lifted from her brother, Evie sets off in hopes of finding what her family is trying to keep hidden. When those coordinates turn out to lead to deep space, though, she knows she can’t get there alone.
She’s going to need a ship.
Oliver Briggs is high on ambition but short on credits. Having spent his entire life’s savings to hire his dream crew, he risks losing them all if they don’t start bringing in some real money–fast. When the daughter of a tech magnate shows up looking for an inexplicable ride to the outer reaches of the system, offering a payday too lucrative to resist, he can’t help but accept.
But taking her offer may mean losing his crew after all.
The secrets uncovered by the crew of the Lexiconis could change the future course humanity’s future. The only question is if they’ll survive long enough to do anything about it.