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Six has survived ten of his fourteen years as an outcast in subzero temperatures - being drugged and shipped off to another planet as an unwilling apprentice is not going to make him a victim. Neither is his travelling companion, who makes it clear she isn't keen on sharing space with a no-name like him. No wonder she's on the apprentice program - Six is amazed her aristocratic family managed to put up with her for so long. Their destination is Valhai - a planet in orbit around a red dwarf star - where they are to spend so much time in a strange solitary confinement that even the sight of each other might be welcome. Nobody on Valhai seems to know or care what happens to the apprentices - until one hesitant girl with an uncertain future of her own stumbles across the real nature of the donor program- -and the biggest surprise on Valhai, which has been lying dormant for thousands of years, wakes up ...
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Product details

  • Paperback | 308 pages
  • 132 x 200 x 22mm | 322.05g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 8461429397
  • 9788461429394
  • 2,942,060

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60 ratings
4.11 out of 5 stars
5 38% (23)
4 37% (22)
3 23% (14)
2 2% (1)
1 0% (0)
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