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- DescriptionFans of Lucas Davenport and Virgil Flowers will eat this up. --Stephen King For fans of THE MARTIAN, an extraordinary new thriller of the future from #1 New York Times bestselling and Pulitzer Prize winning author John Sandford and internationally kwn photo-artist and science fiction aficionado Ctein. Over the course of thirty-seven books, John Sandford has proven time and again his unmatchable talents for electrifying plots, rich characters, sly wit, and razor-sharp dialogue. Now, in collaboration with Ctein, he proves it all once more, in a stunning new thriller, a story as audacious as it is deeply satisfying. The year is 2066. A Caltech intern inadvertently tices an amaly from a space telescope something is approaching Saturn, and decelerating. Space objects don t decelerate. Spaceships do. A flurry of top-level government meetings produces the inescapable conclusion: Whatever built that ship is at least one hundred years ahead in hard and soft techlogy, and whoever can get their hands on it exclusively and bring it back will have an advantage so large, other nation can compete. A conclusion the Chinese definitely agree with when they find out. The race is on, and an remarkable adventure begins an epic tale of courage, treachery, resourcefulness, secrets, surprises, and astonishing human and techlogical discovery, as the members of a hastily thrown-together crew find their strength and wits tested against adversaries both of this earth and beyond. What happens is thing like you expect and everything you could want from one of the world s greatest masters of suspense.
- Author BiographyJohn Sandford is the author of twenty-five Prey novels, most recently Gathering Prey; eight Virgil Flowers novels, most recently Deadline; and eight other books, including the Young Adult novels Uncagedand Outrage, written with Michele Cook. He lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Ctein is an internationally known photographer and expert on photographic printing. The holder of a double degree from Caltech in English and physics, he is the author of more than 500 articles, columns, books, and manuals, and is a well-known member of the science fiction community. He lives in San Francisco.
- Author(s)Ctein,John Sandford
- PublisherG.P. Putnam's Sons
- Date of Publication06/10/2015
- SubjectScience Fiction & Fantasy
- Country of PublicationUnited States
- ImprintG.P. Putnam's Sons
- Content Noteillustrations
- Weight726 g
- Width152 mm
- Height229 mm
- Spine48 mm
- Format DetailsSewn,Cloth over boards
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