Planetfall

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Emma Newman

Narrated By: Emma Newman

Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks

Date: November 2015

Duration: 10 hours 2 minutes

Summary:

Renata Ghali believed in Lee Suh-Mi’s vision of a world far beyond Earth, a planet promising to reveal the truth about our place in the cosmos, untainted by overpopulation, pollution, and war. Ren believed in that vision enough to give up everything to follow Suh-Mi into the unknown.

More than twenty years have passed since Ren and the rest of the faithful braved the starry abyss and established a colony at the base of an enigmatic alien structure where Suh-Mi has since resided, alone. Ren has worked hard as the colony’s 3-D printer engineer, creating the tools necessary for human survival in an alien environment—and harboring a devastating secret.

For the good of her fellow colonists, Ren continues to perpetuate the lie forming the foundation of the colony, despite the personal cost. Then a stranger appears, far too young to have been part of the first planetfall, a man who bears a remarkable resemblance to Suh-Mi.

The truth Ren has concealed since planetfall can no longer be hidden, and its revelation could tear the colony apart.

“Think Interstellar, think Prometheus…an unfolding alien mystery and complex, utterly believable characters. You will want to believe.”—Stephen Baxter, Philip K. Dick Award–winning author

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  • Matthew D

    This is an intriguing novel. It has a good story, and some nice hard sci-fi developments. There is religiosity, but from an atheist perspective.