Carver’s galaxy-spanning new novel is a welcome return to his popular Chaos Chronicles after a decade-long hiatus.
Carver’s galaxy-spanning new novel is a welcome return to his popular Chaos Chronicles after a decade-long hiatus. In it, he reprises the adventures of space pilot John Bandicut and the assorted aliens and androids, each possessing extraordinary gifts, that comprise an unlikely team of world-saving philanthropists.
Sunborn is Volume 4 of The Chaos Chronicles from the Nebula-nominated author of Eternity's En.
Sunborn is Volume 4 of The Chaos Chronicles from the Nebula-nominated author of Eternity's End. Includes an Afterword by the author. Yet Bandicut’s story is ultimately a very human one about determination, seat-of-the-pants ingenuity, and courage in the face of overwhelming danger.
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ensures his place among the most inventive of contemporary authors of hard sf and speculative theory.
That's the news that greets John Bandicut and his companions-coming straight off a mission and looking. ensures his place among the most inventive of contemporary authors of hard sf and speculative theory. Filled with startling ideas and ingenious plot twists, this sf adventure (along with its series predecessors) belongs in most sf collections.
Volume 1 of. The Chaos Chronicles. with a new afterword by the author. All the characters and events portrayed in this book are fictitious, and any resemblance to real people or events is purely coincidental.
Chaos Chronicles Series. 6 primary works, 7 total works. Book 1-3. The Chaos Chronicles, Books 1-3. by Jeffrey A. Carver. Book 1. Neptune Crossing. An omnibus of three novels: Neptune Crossing, St. ore. Shelve The Chaos Chronicles, Books 1-3. Want to Read.
When John Bandicut encounters an alien intelligence on Neptune's moon Triton, his life changes irrevocably
When star pilot Jael rebels against an abusive captain and flies the "mountain route" through the Flux, she dismisses a legend claiming that dragons lurk waiting for unwary riggers. But appear they do, challenging Jael to a fight to the death. When John Bandicut encounters an alien intelligence on Neptune's moon Triton, his life changes irrevocably. Urged by the alien quarx now sharing his mind, he accepts an audacious mission-to steal a ship and hurtle across the solar system in a desperate bid for Earth's survival.
With fully realized characters, plenty of twists and turns, and a plot inspired by chaos theory, this exciting hard SF adventure will keep readers on the edge of their seats.John Bandicut andseveral aliens and artificial intelligences have been thrown together by a force greater than themselves to prevent cataclysmic disasters on an interstellar scale. Now, before they can take a break after a world-saving mission, they are pulled into a waystation that is being threatened by highly destructive gravity waves.The waves are part of a much larger problem. Something is causing stars to become unstable and go prematurely nova--they're being murdered.When the waystation is destroyed by the gravity waves, Bandicut and his crew barely escape on a jury-rigged ship.Their destinationisa star nursery in the Orion Nebula, where sentient stars are being driven to destruction by an artificial intelligence bent on remaking the cosmos in its own image.
Author: Jeffrey A. Carver
Subcategory: Science Fiction
Publisher: Tor Science Fiction; Reprint edition (December 29, 2009)
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