Dray Prescot 15 Secret Scorpio Author:Alan Burt Akers Daw Books (c) 1977 — Publication December 1977 — The brightest Star in the Constellation Scorpio is the brilliant double sun Antares, around which orbits the inhabited planet called Kregen. Kregen is an Earthlike world, but strange, far stranger, than ours. For it is the scene of a conflict between galactic powers who utilize its many human nation... more »s and its astonishing variety of humanoid people as their battleground.
Dray Prescot of Earth had been a tool of those powers - but courage and ingenuity had won him a high role in the Vallian Empire and a certain independence of his own. Thus when a mysterious monster cult began to undermine the empire and when his own beloved princess became a victim of those secret schemers, Prescot had to go into action.« less