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Kendra’s going to drag humanity to the stars no matter who stands in her way

In "The Road to the Stars" by Adam Gaffen, prepare to embark on a thrilling journey through the cosmos, where Kendra Cassidy's unwavering determination takes center stage. As the world teeters on the brink of a resource crisis, Kendra and her wife Aiyana are on the verge of realizing their lifelong dream—the completion of the first Faster-Than-Light (FTL) starship. With the promise of interstellar exploration within their grasp, they hold the key to humanity's salvation. But the shadow of the Artemis Colony looms large, choking Earth's supply of rare earth metals and casting a dark cloud over the planet's future. In two short decades, the forecast is grim: three-quarters of the population will face extinction if Artemis's stranglehold is not broken.

Yet, as the Cassidys reach for the stars, the powerful Solarian Union clings to its dominion over Earth, determined to preserve the status quo. In a desperate bid to maintain control, they resort to extreme measures, even declaring war on the Cassidys themselves. Kendra and Aiyana are thrust into a perilous confrontation they never sought, torn between their dreams of exploration and the harrowing reality of a war they never wanted. With the fate of humanity hanging in the balance, Kendra grapples with an agonizing choice: capitulate to the Solarian Union's demands or unleash her unyielding spirit to confront an impending conflict head-on.

"The Road to the Stars" is a masterfully crafted science fiction saga by Adam Gaffen, where the indomitable human spirit collides with the ruthless forces of power and greed. As Kendra Cassidy's relentless ambition propels her toward the stars, readers will be enthralled by her unwavering determination, the moral quandaries she faces, and the trials that test the very fabric of her character. Will Kendra's unshakable resolve be the catalyst to propel humanity beyond the confines of Earth, or will the Solarian Union's desperate gambit plunge the world into chaos? Discover the answers in this gripping tale of ambition, sacrifice, and the boundless possibilities that await us among the stars.

The Road to the Stars - The Artemis War 1 - (Cassidy Chronicles Volume 2)

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