Spirit of Science
The PokeGirl Universe was first created by metroanime. He isn't doing it any more, so don't blame him- find someone else on the site to. In other words, I didn't create the setting, and I'm not taking any credit for it, Original Characters aside. Feedback is encouraged, it provides ego and morale boosts equivalent to the power of the Stim Pack in Starcraft, or in modern terms several grams of crack.
Professor Toman Illyanovich Kross was a singularly unique individual, whose achievements in life pulled him out of the shadow of his father, Andrew Kross, and carved a legacy all his own, that Ruby will always remember.
Spirit of Science is the story of this man's life, from his early years as a reluctant Tamer, to an experienced adventurer, an able scientist and researcher, and maybe even a hero, to his final days.
Field Research is Book 1, and is still in progress.