A new novel set in the world of the Hugo, Nebula and Arthur C. Clarke Award-Winning ANCILLARY JUSTICE
By Ann Leckie
Ann Leckie's debut Ancillary Justice is the only book to ever win all three of science fiction's biggest awards (the Hugo, the Nebula and the Clarke) - now she's back with a powerful story of theft, privilege, and birthright
Fresh from her Hugo, Nebula, Locus and Clarke award-winning debut trilogy, renowned author Ann Leckie returns with a brand new story of power, theft, privilege and birthright set in the world of Ancillary Justice.
Ingray has just one chance to make her name and earn the esteem of her politically powerful mother. She must - in secret - regain priceless lost artifacts, bartering for the life of a criminal exiled to Shadow, a prison from which no one has ever returned.
The prisoner is the thief who stole these artefacts years before.
Ingray and her charge will return home to find their planet in political turmoil at the heart of an escalating intergalactic conflict. Together, they must make a new plan to salvage Ingray's future, her family and her world, before they are lost to her for good.
The record-breaking winner of the Hugo, Nebula, Arthur C. Clarke and British Science Fiction Association Awards for her debut novel, Ann Leckie lives in St Louis, Missouri, with her husband, children and cats. You can find her website at www.annleckie.com or chat to her on Twitter at @Ann_Leckie.
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28 Sep 2017
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Gripping . . . richly detailed and rewarding — SCIFINOW
Excellent — BOOK SMUGGLERS
A fitting addition to the Ancillary world — NPR
Thrilling, out-of-this world stuff — STYLIST
A fast-paced, moving and intellectually satisfying story of love and vengeance . . . It's by turns thrilling, moving and awe-inspiring — GUARDIAN on ANCILLARY JUSTICE
A sharply written space opera . . . A gripping read — SFX on ANCILLARY JUSTICE
A novel that will thrill you like the page-turner it is, but stick with you for a long time afterwards — io9 on ANCILLARY JUSTICE