Dyson's Drop

The Maximus Black Files – Book 2

Dyson's Drop

By Paul Collins

In a galaxy of cutthroat companies, shadowy clans and a million agendas, spy agency RIM barely wields enough control to keep order.
Maximus Black is RIM’s star cadet. But he has a problem. One of RIM’s best agents, Anneke Longshadow, knows there’s a mole in the organisation.
And Maximus has a lot to hide …

Praise for Book One: Mole Hunt

A quirky turn of phrase, combined with a large dose of humour will attract readers who like something extra with their SF” Magpies

A cross between Total Recall, Dexter and The Girl With the Golden Tattoo” Bookseller + Publisher

“The pace would give Matthew Reilly a nose bleed” Buzz Words

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ISBN: ISBN 978-1-921665-66-0
Publication date: August 2012
Extent: 335
Format: B format paperback
Price: AUD$19.95
Category: Science fiction
Age guide: 12+

More from this Author


In this series:

Mole Hunt

The Only Game in the Galaxy


Other books:






The Earthborn

The Skyborn

The Hiveborn




The Government in Exile


Quentaris: The Spell of Undoing


The Glasshouse


The Burning Sea

Dragonfall Mountain

The Iron Claw


About the Author

Paul Collins has written many books for young adults. He is best known for his fantasy and science fiction titles in The Jelindel Chronicles and The Quentaris Chronicles. The Earthborn Wars trilogy was published by Tor in the US.

Paul has many strings to his bow. He’s been an agent, publisher, writer and editor.

Paul has been short-listed for many awards and has won the Inaugural Peter McNamara, A Bertram Chandler, Aurealis and William Atheling awards.

Ask Paul to speak at your event.