On the Steel Breeze

On the Steel Breeze

Alastair Reynolds

“[Alastair] Reynolds’s intensity of mind's eye, adeptness with developing multi-dimensional characters, and brisk pacing are back in proof” (Publishers Weekly) because the writer of Blue Remembered Earth continues his Poseidon’s young ones saga…

Chiku Akinya, nice granddaughter of the mythical area explorer Eunice Akinyaand inheritor to the kin empire, is only one between hundreds of thousands on an extended a method trip in the direction of a planet they wish to name their new domestic. For Chiku, the adventure is a private one, undertaken to make sure that the Akinya kin achieves its future one of the stars.

The passengers trip in large self-contained man made worlds—holoships—putting their religion in a physics they slightly comprehend. Chiku’s send is termed Zanzibar—and over the years, she's going to become aware of it includes an amazing secret—one with a view to lead her to question virtually each simple task approximately her voyage, and its final future…

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