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Jake - Forgotten Worlds #3 - cover

Jake - Forgotten Worlds #3

Prudence Macleod

Publisher: Shadoe Publishing

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Summary

Shipwrecked on an abandoned planet, injured, and facing unknown dangers, Jake must find a way to survive.  Worse yet, his only companion is a super-powered alien woman who cannot function without others of her kind nearby.  This is no place for a man who has lived all his life on a spaceship.  Wait, what was that in the shadows?

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