The Spartan-II program has gone public. Tales of super-soldiers fending off thousands of Covenant attacks have become the stuff of legend. But just how many Spartans are left?While the Master Chief defends a besieged Earth, and the myriad factions of the Covenant continue their crusade to eliminate humanity, an ultrasecret cell of the Office of Naval Intelligence known as Section Three devises a plan to buy the UNSC vital time. They re going to need hundreds of willing soldiers, though . . . and one more Spartan to get the job done.The planet Onyx is virtually abandoned and the perfect place to set this new plan in motion…
According to amazon.com the title of the 4th Halo novel will be "Ghosts of Coral." I don't recall "Coral" being previously mentioned in the games or the other novels. Amazon is showing an Oct. 31, 2006 release date for the book, does that mean Halo 3 will be released around the same time? I don't know, but speculation owns your face.