The stories from the Strangers’ Universe told so far are: Truths, Half-Truths and Lies; End of an Era; Dawn to Dawn and Just Another Scout.
Each story is linked to other stories by one or more of the following: character, event, location or time. For example: Alex from Just Another Scout makes a brief appearance in Dawn to Dawn, and the brunette girl from Dawn to Dawn is one of the main characters in Truths, Half-Truths and Lies.
The Strangers’ Universe timeline as told so far:
- End of an Era happens 200,000 years before the Revelation.
- Dawn to Dawn happens on May 27th, 2927, the day of the Revelation.
- Just Another Scout is set five years after the Revelation.
- Truths, Half-Truths and Lies happens between 1947 and 2932, five years after the Revelation. Chapter 5.8 is at the same time as Dawn to Dawn, chapter 6.0 is direct continuation of Dawn to Dawn and chapter 6.2 is immediately after Just Another Scout.
In early 1947, a long-awaited message finally comes and the meeting between Commander Johnson and aliens, the Greys, is scheduled in Roswell, New Mexico. The meeting, and the deal made there, are the first steps on a journey that takes the Commander through the greatest conspiracy in history, over a thousand years to unified Earth, to distant worlds full of alien civilizations and through the first portents of a great war.
Long ago, the Hwzeenn Empire, the oldest civilization in the Milky Way, is going into battle against an enemy known as the Strangers. They expect an easy victory, but the Hwzeenn do not know the enemy. And those who do know better have decided not to warn the Hwzeenn; a decision that will have grave consequences for the Hwzeenn Empire.
“Good morning! Today is Tuesday, May 27th, 2927.” Nick, a mineworker in the mining station KCap16 in the Kuiper Belt, has another day ahead of him. He’s going to work on the asteroid field during the day and then spend his evening in the pub—like he does every day. He couldn’t know it, but his life would change forever before the next dawn.
It is five years after the Revelation. A lone scout ship with a crew of five is on a routine mission to explore habitable planets for colonization. The routine is about to end when the ship enters a seemingly normal system and discovers an unidentified radio signal from one of the planets.