Flux Author:Ron Goulart Jack Gaughan cover art. — There was a youth protest movement on the planet Jasper. Which should not have been anything new - there were always youth protest movements - and a planet like Jasper with its mixed colonies was entitled to them too. The difference was that these boys and girls had been made into human bombs - they blew up on contact. — ... more »That was good enough reason to call in Ben Jolson of the galaxy-famous Chameleon Corps. Jolson could disguise himself as just about everything - doctor, lawyer, Indian Chief, or even icebox.
But Jasper strained him to the limit. Not only did it house a mad combination of mad cultures, but someone else was doing the chameleon trick too - and, besides, how do you go about looking like an exploding bomb?
It's a new Ron Goulart novel and another whacky, wonder tour of the eccentric side of futurity.« less