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Stars Uncharted will be published on 14 August 2018. It's a space opera, in the same character-oriented with a bit of fun style, but it's not part of the Linesman series.

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Linesman series

Linesman series

If you're looking for the Linesman series, click here to see more about Ean Lambert and his friends. There are three books, Linesman, Alliance and Confluence.

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Monthly progress report

Monthly progress report

We also do a monthly progress report, which is a moodometer of how we're feeling at the start of the month, and a quick summary of anything important that happened.

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