To the Magic Born Author:Christopher Stasheff This book contains 2 novels by Christopher Stasheff. — Escape Velocity - It all began with a plot against the democratic government of Wolmer -- and the fact that the conservative Lords considered Dar Mandra and Samantha Bine dire threats to the scheme. Setting out from Wolmer to Terra, the two unexpectedly encounter a host of en... more »emies: space pirates, underworld crooks, and cops who believe them to be dangerous telepaths. Fortunately, Dar and Sam met a few friends as well, including Father Marco Ricci of the Cathodean Order of priests/engineers, a stunning computer wiz named Lona, and Horatio Bocello, a very rich man with a passion for all things medieval...and a dream of creating a technology-free society on a frontier world.
The Warlock in Spite of Himself - In a high-tech universe, the planet was an anomaly -- a throwback to Terra's Middle Ages. But the most amazing thing about the long lost colony, as SCENT agent Rodney D'Armand discovered, was that it abounded with witches, elves and such. And naturally, knowing nothing of technology, they decided that Rod -- with his unique 'magic' and strange metal horse -- was a most powerful warlock. It did him no good to deny it.« less