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Avengers of the Moon : A Captain Future Novel

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Allen Steele, author of Arkwright, gives us a thrilling piece of science fiction pulp with Avengers of the Moon Curt Newton has spent most of his life hidden from the rest of humankind, being raised by a robot, an android, and the disembodied brain of a renowned scientist. This unlikely trio of guardians has kept his existence a closely guarded secret after the murder of Curt's parents. Curt's innate curiosity and nose for trouble inadvertently lead him into a plot to destabilize the Solar Coalition and assassinate the president. There's only one way to uncover the evil mastermind--Curt must become Captain Future. With the permission of the Edmond Hamilton estate, Allen Steele revives the exciting adventures of Captain Future.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 300 pages
  • 155 x 231 x 28mm | 499g
  • Tor Books
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 0765382180
  • 9780765382184
  • 472,290

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"a wonderful combination of nostalgic space opera, humor, and contemporary storytelling."--Galaxy's Edge "Steele combines the charm of those classic swashbuckling space adventures many of us grew up on with questions about artificial intelligence and space colonization that we face today." --Amazing Storiesshow more

About Allen Steele

ALLEN STEELE worked as a freelance journalist before becoming a prolific science fiction writer. He has garnered multiple Hugo Awards for his novellas and novelettes, and his novel Obital Decay won the Locus Award for Best First Novel. In 2013, he received the Robert A. Heinlein Award in recognition of his fiction promoting space exploration.show more

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164 ratings
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4 41% (67)
3 29% (48)
2 9% (15)
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