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Edge of Reality is Mike Trial’s latest collection of noir short stories.

In these eight stories Mike takes us on pulse pounding rides to conclusions that range from the redemption of love, to cold blooded murder, to world-wide apocalypse.

Mike’s best work yet!

Rogue Patriot – a JD Iselin novella

Top secret intelligence indicates North Korea is readying a nuclear-tipped ballistic missile for launch, target unknown. Against Defense Department orders, US Navy Admiral Hallam takes it on himself to send a clandestine SEAL team into North Korea to stop the launch.



New Empires Rising – a JD Iselin novella

JD Iselin and the mercenaries of his private military company, Iselin Security Options, have been called in to deal with a situation more secret, more dangerous, and more complex than any he has dealt with before. With the world’s oil supply hanging in the balance, every decision JD’s team makes must be the right one.

Traitor!– a JD Iselin novella

Available in 2018!