A Faded Star

3 books in series
4.5 out of 5 stars 439 ratings

A Faded Star, Book 1 Publisher's Summary

A forgotten colony of humans live on a water world circling a tiny, faded star on the edge of the galaxy. The crew of their newest flagship, the Rampart, encounters an alien scout who is being chased by a dangerous foe. The encounter shakes the beliefs held by the people of Lashmere. With the aid of the mysteries of the origin tablet, they discover the true origins of their colony. These may be the last humans in the universe. Can they survive against their ancient enemy? Their only choice is to embrace an unknown past and fight with everything they have.

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  • Book 1

    • A Faded Star, Book 1

    • By: Michael Freeport
    • Narrated by: MacLeod Andrews
    • Length: 10 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 278
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 261
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 260

    A forgotten colony of humans live on a water world circling a tiny, faded star on the edge of the galaxy. The crew of their newest flagship, the Rampart, encounters an alien scout who is being chased by a dangerous foe. The encounter shakes the beliefs held by the people of Lashmere. With the aid of the mysteries of the origin tablet, they discover the true origins of their colony. These may be the last humans in the universe. Can they survive against their ancient enemy? Their only choice is to embrace an unknown past and fight with everything they have.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Strange Performance

    • By James on 06-03-17

    Regular price: $29.99

  • Book 2

    • The Deadly Pact

    • A Faded Star, Book 2
    • By: Michael Freeport
    • Narrated by: MacLeod Andrews
    • Length: 9 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 113
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 107
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 107

    Shifting alliances throw the diplomatic situation into chaos. In this second of a planned five-novel series, you will find out what's happened to the survivors of the expeditionary force, who's manipulating the Alliance, and, finally, what the true motivations of the frightening crabs are. Can Admiral Stokes and his naval commanders prevail against a rapidly shifting tapestry of potential foes?

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Mediocre

    • By K. F. on 09-15-17

    Regular price: $29.99

  • Book 3

    • The Battle for Lashmere

    • A Faded Star, Book 3
    • By: Michael Freeport
    • Narrated by: MacLeod Andrews
    • Length: 9 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 48
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 47
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 47

    Admiral Stokes' forces are scattered and beleaguered with no safe haven. The forces of the Woduur have decisively defeated the Lashmere Navy and invaded Lashmere itself. Humans are on the verge of defeat. Their only hope lies in the ancient ship held by an alien race that may want them all dead. 

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Latest book in a great series

    • By Bob H. on 11-12-18

    Regular price: $29.99