//~Mission to locate Earth-temperate planet for colonisation: failed …
//~1000 years out from Earth base, damage to colony sleeper hangars 1, 3 and 4 sustained … all lives lost … hangars 2 and 5 still operational …
//~Mission parameters adjusted: Augmentation of colonists to commence …
//~Request all drones and ‘bots to medical units to begin experimentation …
A novella of power and humanity from ‘one of the very best of the new generation of British SF writers.’ – Vector
‘SF infused with a cosmopolitan and literary sensibility … accomplished and affecting.’ – Paul McAuley
119pp. B format paperback original novella.
Published 2 July 2017
Also available as a numbered limited edition deluxe hardback, signed by the author:
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Eric Brown began writing when he was fifteen and sold his first short story to Interzone in 1986. He has won the British Science Fiction Award twice for his short stories, and his novel Helix Wars was shortlisted for the 2012 Philip K Dick award. He has published sixty books, and his latest include the crime novel Murder Take Three, and the short story collection Microcosms, with Tony Ballantyne. He has also written a dozen books for children and over a hundred and forty short stories. He writes a regular science fiction review column for the Guardian newspaper and lives in Cockburnspath, Scotland.
His website can be found at: http://www.ericbrown.co.uk