Menace in the Goldilocks Zone
The Hobbit meets 2001: A Space Odyssey
In a distant solar system in a distant time, a malignant evil lurks on a deserted planet. A gentleman farmer with a less than placid past, an exotic stranger with a shocking secret, six honest smugglers, and a disaffected chieftain journey across the solar system to recover ancient artifacts and end up confronting the Menace in the Goldilocks Zone.
This a science fiction adventure suitable for adults and young readers.
About Thomas C Goss (St. Louis, Missouri Author)
Thomas (Tom) Goss is a 1979 graduate of Ramapo State College of New Jersey where he graduated with a B.A. in American Literature. He subsequently pursued a career in publishing where he authored several books and articles on graphic design and advertising.
In 1998, he entered the University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine and graduated with a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree in 2002. He has practiced in the St. Louis area ever since.
In 2017, he published a collection of of short stories, The Stillness of Remembering and other stories, as well as the novel The Rewards of Virtue. In 2018 he published the novels Menace in the Goldilocks Zone and Specter of Grief: A Haunted Romance. His most recent novel was published in early 2019, Throwback Book I: Ares Triumphant.
He has been a St. Louis resident since 1996.