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CERES

CERES

A Novel

By L. Neil Smith

Copyright © 2009 by L. Neil Smith

lneil (at) netzero (dot) com

TABLE OF CONTENTS

NOTE: This novel has now been published for Kindle— buy and download it from this link: Amazon.com Kindle link, — and on paper at this link: Amazon.com paper link.

CHAPTER ZERO: THE MASCON
PART ONE: ONE TENTH GEE
CHAPTER ONE: GEGENSCHEIN
CHAPTER TWO: LASERFIGHT
CHAPTER THREE: THE GAMERA
CHAPTER FOUR: BRODY MEMORIAL
CHAPTER FIVE: OLD CURRINGER
CHAPTER SIX: SAVE THE EARTH
CHAPTER SEVEN: BETWEEN THE PIERS
CHAPTER EIGHT: THE WILD BLACK YONDER
CHAPTER NINE: THE MONKEY IN THE WRENCH
CHAPTER TEN: TURNOVER
CHAPTER ELEVEN: NO GOOD DEED …
CHAPTER TWELVE: THE THINGS WE DO FOR LOVE
CHAPTER THIRTEEN: SURPRISE, SURPRISE
CHAPTER FOURTEEN: MADNESS AT MIDNIGHT
CHAPTER FIFTEEN: GRANDPA MARRIED A MARTIAN
CHAPTER SIXTEEN: DOWNSYSTEM
PART TWO: ONE SIXTH GEE
CHAPTER SEVENTEEN: GRAVITIC SHOCK
CHAPTER EIGHTEEN: HELPING HANDS
CHAPTER NINETEEN: STARTING OVER
CHAPTER TWENTY: AMORIE SAMSON
CHAPTER TWENTY-ONE: THE ESMERALDA
CHAPTER TWENTY-TWO: NEW HORIZONS
CHAPTER TWENTY-THREE: THE EGRESS
CHAPTER TWENTY-FOUR: SAVE THE SKY
CHAPTER TWENTY-FIVE: MOON OF EYES
CHAPTER TWENTY-SIX: RECOGNITION
CHAPTER TWENTY-SEVEN PREPARATION
CHAPTER TWENTY-EIGHT: MEET THE PRESS, PART ONE
CHAPTER TWENTY-NINE: MEET THE PRESS, PART TWO
CHAPTER THIRTY: THE ADVENTURES OF SAM O’VAR
CHAPTER THIRTY-ONE: DEATH IN THE AFTERNOON
CHAPTER THIRTY-TWO: CONSULTATIONS
PART THREE: ONE-THIRD GEE
CHAPTER THIRTY-THREE: CONFRONTATIONS
CHAPTER THIRTY-FOUR: BEER AND SYMPATHY
CHAPTER THIRTY-FIVE: THE DIAMOND ROGUE
CHAPTER THIRTY-SIX: STAND AND DELIVER
CHAPTER THIRTY-SEVEN: CONVERGENCE
CHAPTER THIRTY-EIGHT: LIFEBOAT ETHICS
CHAPTER THIRTY-NINE: SPACE OPERA
CHAPTER FORTY: SURVIVORS
CHAPTER FORTY-ONE: FESTIVAL OF WRECKAGE
CHAPTER FORTY-TWO: ON THE MEND
CHAPTER FORTY-THREE: OF FREE WILL AND CHOICES
CHAPTER FORTY-FOUR: THE HOUSE THAT NGU BUILT
PART FOUR: ONE FULL GEE
EPILOGUE: NGUS IN THE NEWS
  BONUS
THE LONE AND LEVEL SANDS, By L. Neil Smith

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