Castaway Planet

Castaway Planet

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Baker & Taylor
Separated from their colony spaceship in a broken lifeboat and lost in the dark, Sakura, her family and an alien called Whips search for a habitable world, but the one they find is also host to thousands of secrets. By the authors of Portal.

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Separated from their colony spaceship in a broken lifeboat and lost in the dark, Sakura, her family, and an alien called Whips search for a habitable world, but the one they find is also host to thousands of secrets.
"Half a year into their journey to the colony world of Tantalus, Sakura Kimei, her family, and her best friend, the alien 'Bemmie' nicknamed Whips, were suddenly torn from the safety of the colony ship and stranded, light years from any known world. In anearly crippled lifeboat, they had maybe one chance to find and land on a habitable world. With only each other to depend on, Sakura, Whips, and Sakura's family will have to avoid the deadly perils of an unknown alien world and somehow build a new life out of the wreckage of the old"--
"NEW ENTRY IN THE BEST-SELLING BOUNDARY SERIES. Stranded humans must adapt alien technology to survive on a dangerous planet. Lost in the dark, half a year into their journey to the colony world of Tantalus, Sakura Kimei, her family, and her best friend, the alien "Bemmie" nicknamed Whips, are torn from the safety of their colony ship. In a crippled lifeboat, they had one chance to find a habitable world. But even then, they would find that their apparent salvation was a world of a thousand secrets. Praise for previous books in this series: ". fast-paced sci-fi espionage thriller. light in tone and hard on science." --Publishers Weekly on Boundary "The whole crew from Flint and Spoor's Boundary are back. Tensions run high throughout the Ceres mission.a fine choice for any collection." --Publishers Weekly on Threshold "[P]aleontology, engineering, and space flight, puzzles in linguistics, biology, physics, and evolution further the story, as well as wacky humor, academic rivalries, and even some sweet romances." --School Library Journal on Boundary"--

Simon and Schuster
NEW ENTRY IN THE BEST-SELLING BOUNDARY SERIES. Stranded humans must adapt alien technology to survive on a dangerous planet.

Lost in the dark, half a year into their journey to the colony world of Tantalus, Sakura Kimei, her family, and her best friend, the alien "Bemmie" nicknamed Whips, are torn from the safety of their colony ship. In a crippled lifeboat, they had one chance to find a habitable world. But even then, they would find that their apparent salvation was a world of a thousand secrets.

Praise for previous books in this series:
“. . . fast-paced sci-fi espionage thriller . . . light in tone and hard on science . . .” —Publishers Weekly onBoundary

“The whole crew from Flint and Spoor's Boundary are back. . . . Tensions run high throughout the Ceres mission . . . a fine choice for any collection.” —Publishers Weekly onThreshold

“[P]aleontology, engineering, and space flight, puzzles in linguistics, biology, physics, and evolution further the story, as well as wacky humor, academic rivalries, and even some sweet romances.” —School Library Journal onBoundary

Publisher: Riverdale, NY : Baen, [2015]
ISBN: 9781476780276
1476780277
Branch Call Number: SciFic Flint
Characteristics: 288 pages : illustration ; 25 cm
Additional Contributors: Spoor, Ryk E.

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