by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Eligible Publication: The Runabout (The Diving Universe #6) (novella) (excerpt), Asimov's May/June 2017; WMG Publishing, October 2017
A graveyard of spaceships, abandoned by the mysterious Fleet thousands of years earlier. Boss calls it “The Boneyard.” She needs the ships inside to expand her work for Lost Souls Corporation. Yash Zarlengo thinks the Boneyard will help her discover if the Fleet still exists.
Boss and Yash, while exploring the Boneyard, discover a small ship with a powerful and dangerous problem: The ship’s active anacapa drive.
To escape the Boneyard, Boss must deal with the drive. Which means she’ll have to dive the ship on limited time and under extremely dangerous conditions. And she can’t go alone.
Diving Into the Wreck (The Diving Universe #1), Pyr, November 2009; WMG Publishing, August 2011
City of Ruins (The Diving Universe #2), Pyr, May 2011; WMG Publishing, August 2013
Boneyards (The Diving Universe #3), Pyr, January 2012; WMG Publishing, August 2013
Skirmishes (The Diving Universe #4), WMG Publishing, April 2013
The Falls (The Diving Universe #5), WMG Publishing, October 2016
The Spires of Denon, Asimov's April 2009; Wildside Press, August 2014
Becalmed, Asimov's May 2011; WMG Publishing, October 2013
The Application of Hope, Asimov's August 2013; WMG Publishing, May 2014