The Lost Fleet
By Jack Campbell
(Ace, Mass Market Paperback, 9780441017089, 336pp.)
Publication Date: April 28, 2009
Categories: Science Fiction - Space Opera
After successfully freeing Alliance POWs, "Black Jack" Geary discovers that the Syndics plan to ambush the fleet with their powerful reserve flotilla in an attempt to annihilate it once and for all. And as Geary has the fleet jump from one star system to the next, hoping to avoid the inevitable confrontation, saboteurs contribute to the chaos.
"Jack Campbell" is the pseudonym for John G. Hemry, a retired Naval officer (and graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis). As Jack Campbell, he writes The Lost Fleet series of military science fiction novels. He lives with his family in Maryland.
“Jack Campbell has written the most believable space battles I’ve ever seen anywhere—David Sherman, coauthor of the "Starfist" series