Trader Tales 1: Quarter Share

Trader Tales 1: Quarter Share

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When Ishmael Wang is orphaned by a flitter crash, he must make some hard decisions about how to survive in a Company-owned universe. With limited time and fewer options, he lands a job as the newest hand on the Solar Clipper Lois McKendrick and learns there's more to life than making coffee. Join Ish, Pip, Big Bad Bev, and the rest of the Lois McKendrick's crew as they sail the galaxy in search of profitable trade.


Episode 17  

Ishmael learns that he likes his new life. (Chapter 28 and Preview of Chapter 1 of Half Share)

Episode 16  

Ishmael and Pip organize a co-op. Ishmael earns the full set of half-share ratings. (Chapters 26 & 27)

Episode 14  

Ishmael and Diane visit a mushroom farm. (Chapter 23)

Episode 13  

Ishmael and Pip have to visit the Captain, Ishmael discovers who Lois McKendrick is, and Pip makes good as a trader. (Chapters 21 & 22)

Episode 12  

Lois McKendrick rents a booth. Bev buys a belt buckle. (Chapter 20)

Episode 11  

Ishmael gets a souvenir and learns how to make sludge cakes. (Chapters 18 & 19)

Episode 10  

Pip looks for private cargo but Ishmael finds it. (Chapter 17)

Episode 09  

Ishmael gets a lesson in shipboard accounting and finally gets liberty after ninety days aboard. (Chapters 15 & 16)

Episode 08  

Ishmael and Pip take their rating exams. Pip gets a surprise. (Chapter 14)

Episode 07  

Pip gets mugged and Mr. Maxwell starts asking questions about the ship's stores. Pip gets assigned to fill the Empty Container. (Chapters 11, 12 & 13)

Episode 04  

Ishmael settles into shipboard routine and begins to look ahead. Meanwhile Pip comes clean on "the scrubber incident" and why exactly, he was forced to leave the Marcel Duchamps. (Chapters 5 & 6)

Episode 01  

When Ishmael's mother is killed in a random accident, he must find a way to leave the company-owned planet of Neris. (Chapter 1)

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