Cookies must be enabled to use this web application.

To allow this site to use cookies, use the steps that apply to your browser below. If your browser is not listed below, or if you have any questions regarding this site, please contact us.

Microsoft Internet Explorer
  • 1. Select "Internet Options" from the Tools menu.
  • 2. Click on the "Privacy" tab.
  • 3. Click the "Default" button.
  • 4. Click "OK" to save changes.
Chrome Chrome
  • 1. Click the "Spanner" icon in the top right of the browser.
  • 2. Click Options and change to the "Under the Hood" tab.
  • 3. Scroll down until you see "Cookie settings:".
  • 4. Set this to "Allow all cookies".
Firefox Firefox
  • 1. Go to the "Tools" menu and select "Options".
  • 2. Click the "Privacy" icon on the top of the window.
  • 3. Click on the "Cookies" tab.
  • 4. Check the box corresponding to "Allow sites to set Cookies.
  • 5. Click "OK" to save changes.
Opera Opera
  • 1. Click on the "Tools" menu and then click Preferences.
  • 2. Change to the Advanced tab, and to the cookie section.
  • 3. Select "Accept cookies only from the site I visit" or "Accept cookies".
  • 4. Ensure "Delete new cookies when exiting Opera" is not ticked.
  • 5. Click OK.
Netscape and Mozilla Suite Netscape and Mozilla Suite
  • 1. Select "Preferences" from the Edit menu.
  • 2. Click on the arrow next to "Privacy & Security".
  • 3. Under "Privacy & Security" select "Cookies".
  • 4. Select "Enable all cookies".
  • 5. Click "OK" to save changes.
Safari Safari
  • 1. Click on the "Cog" icon in Safari.
  • 2. Click Preferences.
  • 3. Change to the Security tab.
  • 4. Select "Only from sites I visit" or "Allow".
  • 5. Close the dialog using the cross.
Book Image Not Available
Book details
  • Genre:FICTION
  • SubGenre:Science Fiction / Adventure
  • Language:English
  • Pages:250
  • eBook ISBN:9781617923777

The Jewel of Setheos

by Broderick Gray

Book Image Not Available
Allan Becker was found barely alive, unconscious among the icy-cold wreckage of a downed hover-carrier on a distant planet. His body was far too damaged to be saved, but the brain was all they would need. Using his DNA as a template, and utilizing an advanced form of nanotechnology, his new artificial body was constructed. Now, in an ageless form, he will live on throughout the centuries, eventually stumbling upon an emerald-like device of incredible technology. Utilizing the power of the jewel of Setheos, he will journey through time and space, and to worlds and realms beyond imagination.
In the distant future, and from the midst of a utopian paradise, the artificially intelligent machine army emerged. Dubbed the Mantis due to their insect-like appearance, their unsympathetic reign of destruction has left at least a dozen colonized worlds in ruin, and a dozen more in fear. As a result, an elite group of starship pilots and warriors was formed for the sole purpose of fighting against this cancer to the galaxy. Allan Becker is one such pilot. He was found barely alive, unconscious among the icy-cold wreckage of a downed hover-carrier on a distant planet. His body was far too damaged to be saved, but the brain was all they would need. Using his DNA as a template, and utilizing highly advanced nanotechnology, his new body was constructed. Even now he appeared as a normal human in every way, but unlike others, he would not age, never fall ill, and would possess greater strength and speed than ordinary humans. 80 years later, Allan Becker, by all appearances, did not look a day over 23. The now 103 year-old starship pilot, with his friend and mission partner, Jim Randall, will inadvertently run head-on into the anomalous gravitational forces created by dark matter in deep space. The rip in space and time will send them 700 years into the past and tumbling through the depths of space. Now, in the year 2012, they will return to Earth and search for a way to alter future history. In the process, Allan will find love in the unlikeliest of places, a love that will endure throughout time. The Solaran (extremely elusive beings of incredible intelligence) will eventually lead Allan to a beautiful, emerald-like device of astonishingly advanced technology. With the power of the jewel, he will now journey to worlds and realms beyond imagination, and in his ageless artificial body, Allan will live on throughout the centuries, searching for a way to bring back the woman he loves and keep her in his life forever.
About the author
Originally from Georgetown, Massachusetts, Broderick Gray is a graduate of the Con-servatory of Recording Arts and Sciences in Phoenix, Arizona. He is an accomplished musician/composer and is the owner of Mythic Force Records. ( He currently resides in Mesa, Arizona with his soul mate Heather and her two daughters Jessica and Jordan. They have a little turtle named Kirby.
Thanks for submitting a review!

Your review will need to be approved by the author before being posted.

See Inside
Session Expiration WarningYour session is due to expire.

Your online session is due to expire shortly.
Would you like to extend your session and remain logged in?

Session Expired

Your session has expired.We're sorry, but your online session has expired.
Please log back into your account to continue.