Harry Cobb: an inner solar system private investigator on a journey to Mars....
Cobb wants answers when a potential client is murdered in the Martian desert. He is hindered by the powerful Turcotte family and suspects one of their employees. Aided by his investigative team, Cobb believes his old love could be the killer, and he travels to her space colony to find the truth.
Being alone at a distant house might be defined as a welcome time away, unless things go awry. In this series by Robert P. Fitton, temporary occupants of homes in various locations face life threatening situations. Not until the end of the story is the true assailant revealed.
The Awaited One
Just returned from the Air Force, Randy Wilson uses his mechanic's skills at Eddie's Quick Fix Garage in Camden Bay, New York. Randy's sister is harassed by the nefarious Junior Janus, a spoiled rich kid dabbling in criminal activities - even murder. After a beating by Junior's security men, Randy returns home. But that evening, he encounters a mysterious force that causes him to have no recollection of the next two days of his life.
The quirky and
annoying Eddie Conover, owner of Eddie's garage, witnesses Randy turning
into a bulky blue creature as he leaps to the top of the garage.
Randy's detective friend, also observing Randy's incredible speed and
strength calls Colonel Briggs of a special division of the Air Force.
After being shot in public view with no ill effects Randy is brought by
Briggs for observation at a secret location.
Assisted by Lieutenant Fogarty, an attractive blonde navy doctor, Randy is placed under hypnosis. The truth of the lost two days and the reality of Kron Man comes forth. Randy is returned to Camden Bay where he confronts Junior Janus and the heinous plot to kill the president.