'An Australia of the near future, in which the torch of civilization is carried on in the hydro-electric powered Heights of the Snowy Mountains, while industrial breakdown has thrust the rest of the world into smog-polluted barbarism.
'But on the Heights, frontier-guard Roy challenges his people's paranoid fear of the "Outside".' (Publication summary(St Kilda : Void Publications , 1980
'An acrobat, trick rider and Midget, his world was the circus. This new world of Barcui was a nightmare to him. Their survival tried him to his limits. Yet he found one amazing compensation. On Barcui, his size was normal. He discovered that among the first men he met . the men who carried the deadly . Lances of Nengesdul.' (Publication summary)St Kilda : Cory and Collins , 1982
'The voyage to Alpha Centauri usually takes years but Max Vanmore, reluctant heir to Vanmore Titanium, dares to make the journey in a ship powered by an experimental f.t.l. drive.
'He knows that his is in a race, a race to a distant planet where technology generates unspeakable riches.
'Money is at stake. Lives are at stake. But even more...
'Whoever wins the race will rule the future.' (Publication summary)St Kilda : Cory and Collins , 1982
'Mining in the asteroids takes a special breed of men. And breeds a special kind of violence.'
Source: Front-cover blurb.St Kilda : Cory and Collins , 1983
'They called the robomaid "Clockwork Kitty" until she informed them of her right name. She was a triumph of Japan's far-future robotics industry and she was a present to John Grimes as he set out aboard Sister Sue for a voyage to the planet called New Salem.
New Salem was a colony of blue-nosed religious fanatics and Grimes knew it meant trouble. For in addition to his sexy-looking robot he had Shirl and Darleen aboard, two wild ones of kangaroo ancestry, sure to be problems. And trouble came, not merely from the fire-wielding bigots but from Grimes' old enemy, Drongo Kane.'
(Source: www.baenebooks.com)St Kilda : Void Publications , 1984