Trouble is brewing between the peoples of Earth, Mars and the outer belt colonies. Ships are under attack and all are blaming each other as hostilities rise. The XO of one of the destroyed ships and a belter cop who can't let anything go begin their investigations and eventually meet up. What they find is not what any of the expected, can they avert the disaster before Earth is destroyed?
The Expanse promises to be a new series worth reading if this first book is anything to go by.