A novella set in the universe of James S. A. Corey's NYT-bestselling Expanse series, Auberon explores a new and alien world and the age-old dangers that humanity has carried with it to the stars. Now a Prime Original series. This story will be available in the complete Expanse story collection, Memory’s Legion. Hugo Award Winner for Best Series Auberon is one of the first and most important colony worlds in humanity's reach, and the new conquering faction has come to claim it. Governor Rittenaur has come to bring civilization and order to the far outpost and guarantee the wealth and power of the Empire. But Auberon already has its own history, a complex culture, and a criminal kingpin named Erich with very different plans. In a world of deceit, violence, and corruption, the greatest danger Rittenaur faces is love. The Expanse
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“Auberon” is another of the Expanse Novellas by “James S. A. Corey” that tells a side story between the seventh and eight novels. In spite of this, it is often called # 8.5 in the Expanse Series.
Auberon is one of the most successful colonies that have developed beyond the ring gates. It’s biosphere is mostly compatible with earth life. To this highly developed and successful colony world comes Biryar Rittenaur and his wife Mona. Governor Rittenaur is a Laconian Empire true believer, and he immediately clashes with the corrupt underground led by a familiar person known as Erich…
This is another of the novellas that tell a story that fleshes out the Expanse. It’s not critical to the main story, but is an interesting tale in its own right.
Wish it kept going...