Chief Engineer aboard the Cavalier,
Tereza Escalante loves her shipís engines more than anything
or anyone until an accident brings her to the notice of the
shipís doctor Liam.
Liam and his twin Lukha are Tharsian,
people who can make you remember or forget all your
memories. Their planet has been put under quarantine
because of their gift and the galaxy considers the Tharsians
to be a kind of pariah.
Using Tereza to get home with a cure to
a government induced epidemic killing off the Tharsian
people, Liam manages to elude Fleet Inquirer Colonel Marr
but Tereza is severly injured. Liam and Lukha will stop at
nothing to help their people, while Tereza is caught firmly
in the middle of a possible planet wide success or probable
In Stolen Moments a
futuristic epic unfolds with key players fighting emotional
responses where logic is needed. While the plotline is
unique and fascinating and the universe author Nica Berry
created is believable, the characters motivations concerning
love isnít always plausible. The emotional response doesnít
seem realistic between the characters. Stolen Moments
has espionage, mystery and tension but their love
unfortunately just isnít credible.