On the Steel Breeze

Paperback / ISBN-13: 9780575090477

Price: £10.99

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A thousand years in the future, mankind’s influence expands into the universe. Alastair Reynolds’ epic vision of our journey into deep space will redefine Space Opera.

Chiku Yellow is earthbound: living a peaceful life on a changing world as humanity explores a thousand new ways to experience life.

Chiku Red is space-bound: blasted into deep space to investigate Eunice Akinya’s last journey, and maybe discover the final secrets of space travel.

Chiku Green is planet-bound: travelling thousands of lightyears to the planet Crucible. A new home for humankind; it’s a habitable planet hosting a fascinating alien labyrinth.

All three are Chiku Akinya.

All three are pivotal to our future in space.

All three are in danger …

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As good as contemporary SF gets.
Jonathan Wright, SFX MAGAZINE
On The Steel Breeze is a brilliant, self-assured, colourful space opera- with talking elephants.
John Wyatt, SUN
The book is not merely a sequel, but a standalone adventure with heart.
Clever, thoughtful, feel-good SF.
John Wyatt, SUN
Alastair Reynold's On the Steel Breeze moved his ambitious Poseidon's Children's series into interstellar space.
Adam Roberts, Adam Roberts