Sol: Legacy – Vanessa Kittle

A mysterious explosion on an asteroid mine sets off a chain of events that threatens all life in the Solar System. A ruthless industrialist plots revenge against his rivals as he tightens his grip on the asteroid belt. All that stands in his way of seizing the entire outer rim is an idealistic patrol ship captain with a crew he doesn’t trust.

Caught in the middle is a young man who just wants to get home to his dying mother. Meanwhile, the AI network which controls all communication in the System has just been breached by a new kind of intelligence…

Sol: Legacy is hard science fiction set in the Earth’s Solar System in 2450. The book reads like a golden age sci-fi mystery with a modern conspiracy edge; and features romance, intrigue, and plenty of space battles!