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The Struggle for Sternessence


400 Pages, 6 x 9

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $19.95 (US $19.95) (CA $26.95)

Publication Date: September 2017

ISBN 9781939371522

Rights: WOR

Boutique of Quality Books (Sep 2017)
BQB Publishing

Price: $19.95


Duncan, a young college student, is called to an unexpected mission. Hesitant, he accepts and is immediately immersed in a crisis and a universe, known by many as Reality. . .The new environment has mysterious connections to Earth and to his personal life. Duncan starts a journey in the stellar navy of the race that made contact with him. During his deep-space assignments and visits to trans-universal worlds, his heart is tried and his views are challenged. Duncan receives enigmatic signs with a powerful restoring message. However, he is haunted by doubts, struggles with alien love, and is eventually exposed to darkness. Yet he possesses a hidden power, a pervasive gift. Only by accepting it will he find his purpose in Reality, the strength of love, and the key to freedom.


"Reality has been honored as a Winner in the Science Fiction: Parallel Universe/Alternative History category in the American Fiction Awards presented by American Book Fest." —American Fiction Awards

Author Biography

Author Daniel Liut is an aeronautical engineer with a PhD in engineering mechanics from Virginia Tech. He has always had an interest in science, languages, and philosophy, as well as a passion for fantasy and science fiction. His love for nature occasionally takes him skiing, or surfing the mild waves of the Delaware beaches. But it is at home, by the Chesapeake Bay, where both family and nature merge as a quiet yet powerful source of inspiration.