The 942 Series by J. I. Rogers

“Protocol 9”
— Colonel Kael Sunde and his team are an elite search and rescue team, based on the edge of a toxic jungle known as ‘the Seep’.
— ‘Vorta Botanical’, a research station deep within the Seep’s boundary goes offline.
— Kael and his team are given the mission to find out what happened; ‘search and destroy’ if required.

“Forget-Me-Not”
— Isolde comes from a Ranking Korlo family, but dreams of a day where everyone, Diasporan, and Korlo alike, can share in all that the Cluster Cities can…