The Right Stuff

The Right Stuff Tom Wolfe began The Right Stuff at a time when it was unfashionable to contemplate American heroism Nixon had left the White House in disgrace, the nation was reeling from the catastrophe of Vietnam, and in 1979 the year the book appeared Americans were being held hostage by Iranian militants Ye

We All Looked Up

We All Looked Up Before the asteroid we let ourselves be defined by labels The athlete, the outcast, the slacker, the overachiever But then we all looked up and everything changed They said it would be here in two months That gave us two months to leave our labels behind Two months to become something bigger th

I Hope You Get This Message

I Hope You Get This Message Seven days Seven days The Earth might end in seven days When news stations start reporting that Earth has been contacted by a planet named Alma, the world is abuzz with rumors that the alien entity is giving mankind only few days to live before they hit the kill switch on civilization For high s

Supernova (Light Years #2)

Supernova (Light Years #2) The 100 meets Ender s Game in the captivating and romantic sequel to Light Years from New York Times bestselling author Kass Morgan With a galaxy on the brink of war and loyalties divided, the friendship of four Quatra Fleet cadets will be tested as their greatest enemy closes in Arrested for espi

Come Find Me

Come Find Me After surviving an infamous family tragedy, sixteen year old Kennedy Jones has made it her mission to keep her brother s search through the cosmos alive But then something disturbs the frequency on his radio telescope a pattern registering where no signal should transmit In a neighboring county,

The Dreamers

The Dreamers In an isolated college town in the hills of Southern California, a freshman girl stumbles into her dorm room, falls asleep and doesn t wake up She sleeps through the morning, into the evening Her roommate, Mei, cannot rouse her Neither can the paramedics who carry her away, nor the perplexed doct

The Wanderers

The Wanderers In four years Prime Space will put the first humans on Mars Helen Kane, Yoshi Tanaka, and Sergei Kuznetsov must prove they re the crew for the job by spending seventeen months in the most realistic simulation every created Retired from NASA, Helen had not trained for irrelevance It is nobody s fa

L'étoile russe

L'étoile russe C est l histoire d un fils de paysans, dot d un simple dipl me de fondeur et d une volont farouche, devenu le premier cosmonaute de l humanit C est l histoire d un modeste gar on de 21 ans, qui grandit en pleine Guerre froide, et se trouve enr l par hasard dans un programme de s lection d o il

The Astronaut Wives Club

The Astronaut Wives Club As America s Mercury Seven astronauts were launched on death defying missions, television cameras focused on the brave smiles of their young wives Overnight, these women were transformed from military spouses into American royalty They had tea with Jackie Kennedy, appeared on the cover of Life mag

Do You Dream of Terra-Two?

Do You Dream of Terra-Two? The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet meets The 100 in this unforgettable debut by a brilliant new voice A century ago, scientists theorised that a habitable planet existed in a nearby solar system Today, ten astronauts will leave a dying Earth to find it Four are decorated veterans of the 20th c

Brightly Burning

Brightly Burning This is a previously published edition of ISBN 9781328948939 An alternative cover edition for this ISBN can be found here Seventeen year old Stella Ainsley wants just one thing to go somewhere anywhere else Her home is a floundering spaceship that offers few prospects, having been orbiting an ic

This Splintered Silence

This Splintered Silence Lindley Hamilton has been the leader of the space station Lusca since every first generation crew member on board, including her mother, the commander, were killed by a deadly virus Lindley always assumed she d captain the Lusca one day, but she never thought that day would come so soon And she ne