The Daedalus Incident (released Aug. 13, 2013): A mining colony on Mars is wracked with inexplicable seismic activity. The cause is stranger than any of them could imagine: the incursion of another dimension, one in which the late 18th century Age of Sail has unfolded…in space.
“a…triumph of genre-blending. With a cast of superbly drawn characters, Martinez’s title is a mesmerizing tale of two universes that briefly cross paths, leaving both worlds forever changed.” — Library Journal (starred review, SF/F debut of the month, best SF/F books of 2013)
“Genre bending often come at great peril, but Martinez pulls it off with an assurance that makes all the pieces slot together perfectly.” — BuzzFeed (listed as one of the greatest science fiction books of 2013)
The Enceladus Crisis (released May 6, 2014): In the sequel to The Daedalus Incident, the dimensions that collided on the surface of Mars are destined to be entwined once more beneath the sands of Egypt and among the rings of Saturn.
“…riveting…a uniquely imaginative science fantasy tale.” — Publishers Weekly
“…the sequel continues the first novel’s mix of alchemy, intrigue, mystery, science fiction and high adventure into an entertaining package.” — SF Signal
The Venusian Gambit (coming May 5, 2015): In the conclusion to the Daedalus trilogy, heroes across dimensions come together once more in the jungles of a hostile Venus to prevent Napoleon and his revenant army from conquering the Known Worlds and giving freedom to an ancient evil.
“Overflowing with complexity and eloquence, the conclusion to Martinez’s Daedalus Trilogy (following The Enceladus Crisis) seamlessly blends popular elements from science fiction and fantasy, producing a work that raises the bar for both.” — Publishers Weekly (starred review)
“Everything the finale of a trilogy should be — constant suspense, genuine characters…. If you start this at bedtime, don’t plan on getting any sleep until you hit The End.” — Beth Cato, author of The Clockwork Dagger