In David Weber's new novel, Out of the Dark, Earth has been conquered by the galactic Hegemony,
Me: Ooh, a galactic Hegemony. Of course I can't read Hegemony without thinking of OSC's Ender books, but still...
and the crumbling human resistance movement has one last, desperate hope:
Me: Even better. I love desperate human resistance movements!
In much, much better news, A NEW ALEX BENEDICT BOOK IS COMING OUT NOV 2! (Alex Benedict being one of the main characters of the series; the author is Jack McDevitt.) I will happily admit that I love this series as much for the serious Alex/Chase projecting I indulge in as for the all-around awesome writing and plots and intrigue blah blah blah. And I HAVE A NOOK SO I DON'T NEED TO BUY THE DAMN THING IN HARDCOVER WOOT!