Lance Corporal Hondo McKeever is a peacetime Marine.
Humanity is involved in a limited war with the alien
Klethos, where gladitorial combat decides the fate of
worlds, but that doesn’t affect the common Marine or
sailor. His career has been training hard but never
seeing actual combat.
All of that changes when a new enemy invades the galaxy,
one that threatens both humanity and Klethos.
Mankind hasn’t fought an all-out war in centuries, but
they’re about to. McKeever is assigned to a special task
force with the mission to find out what makes this new
enemy tick, and, if possible, stop them in their tracks
before humanity is eliminated like so much insignificant
Alliance is Book 1 of the United Federation Marine
Corps Grub Wars series, set 80 years after the Lysander