By Sarah A. Hoyt
Publication 2 within the rollicking and award-winning house event, the Darkship sequence. Echoes of Heinlein and nonstop motion as a cloned heroine needs to raid a opposed Earth and thieve the key to strength creation one of the space-based Powertrees that each one humanity relies on. Darkship Renegades is a finalist for the Prometheus Award for most sensible Novel.
Entry quantity in Sarah A. Hoyt’s rollicking and renowned Darkship sequence, sequel to Darkship Thieves,and winner of the Prometheus Award.
After rescuing her big name pilot husband and studying the darkish mystery of her personal earlier on the earth, Athena Hera Sinistra returns to area habitat Eden to begin existence anew. now not occurring. No stable deed is going unpunished, and Thena and equipment are positioned lower than arrest for the crime of coming again alive. the single break out from a dying sentence: go back to Earth and convey again the misplaced strategy for growing the Powertrees, the strength resource of either Eden and Earth whose technological origins were misplaced to battle. yet that venture is secondary to a better relevant. specially else, Thena needs to notget stuck. If she does, then suicide is to be the single option.
With the chances seriously stacked opposed to not just good fortune, yet survival, Thena involves comprehend what her cynical accusers don't: it isn't in basic terms one woman’s existence at the line anymore. For it’s in the world the place the journey actually starts off. Thena realizes that what's actually at stake is the destiny of Eden and Earth alike, the continuance of the darkship fleet–and freedom for all within the sunlight system–and beyond.
Darkship Renegades has been nominated for the Prometheus Award for top Novel.
About Sarah A. Hoyt:
"First-rate house opera with an ethical lesson. you will not be disappointed."—Glenn Reynolds, Instapundit.com
“[A] travel de strength: logical, equipped from assumptions without contradictions . . . gripping.”–Jerry Pournelle
“[Three Musketeers author] Alexander Dumas might supply [Sarah A. Hoyt] a thumbs up.”–Steve Forbes
“[F]anciful and charming.” –Library Journal
“Exceptional, incredible and tremendously entertaining.” –Booklist
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