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A space princess on the run and a notorious outlaw soldier become unlikely allies in this imaginative, sexy space opera adventure—the first in an exciting science fiction trilogy.

Read the first chapter!

Available February 5!

BookPeople Signing
Austin, TX
February 9 at 2:00PM
Not nearby? You can still order signed books!

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Praise for Polaris Rising:

“Space opera at its best, intense and addictive, a story of honor, courage, betrayal, and love. Jessie Mihalik is an author to watch.”

—Ilona Andrews


“The badass space princess adventure we deserve.”

—Kit Rocha


“Heart-pounding futuristic action and scorching chemistry make Polaris Rising a thrilling ride. A gripping and sexy space adventure!”

—Amanda Bouchet


“I had a serious book hangover when I finished and the story left me craving more of this world and characters. Highly recommend!”

—Jeffe Kennedy


Jessie Mihalik

Jessie Mihalik has a degree in Computer Science and a love of all things geeky. A software engineer by trade, Jessie now writes full time from her home in Texas. When she’s not writing, she can be found playing co-op video games with her husband, trying out new board games, or reading books pulled from her overflowing bookshelves. Polaris Rising is her debut novel.

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