Abaddon's Gate : Book 3 of the Expanse (now a Prime Original series) Paperback / softback
Part of the Expanse series
NOW A PRIME ORIGINAL SERIESAbaddon's Gate is the third book in the New York Times bestselling Expanse series.
For generations, the solar system - Mars, the Moon, the Asteroid Belt - was humanity's great frontier.
Until now. The alien artefact working through its program under the clouds of Venus has emerged to build a massive structure outside the orbit of Uranus: a gate that leads into a starless dark. Jim Holden and the crew of the Rocinante are part of a vast flotilla of scientific and military ships going out to examine the artefact.
But behind the scenes, a complex plot is unfolding, with the destruction of Holden at its core.
As the emissaries of the human race try to find whether the gate is an opportunity or a threat, the greatest danger is the one they brought with them. The Expanse series has sold over two million copies worldwide and is now a major television series. The Expanse series: Leviathan WakesCaliban's WarAbaddon's GateCibola BurnNemesis GamesBabylon's AshesPersepolis RisingPraise for the Expanse: 'The science fictional equivalent of A Song of Ice and Fire' NPR Books'As close as you'll get to a Hollywood blockbuster in book form' io9.com'Great characters, excellent dialogue, memorable fights' wired.com'High adventure equalling the best space opera has to offer, cutting-edge technology and a group of unforgettable characters . . . Perhaps one of the best tales the genre has yet to produce' Library Journal'This is the future the way it's supposed to be' Wall Street Journal'Tense and thrilling' SciFiNow
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 560 pages
- Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
- Publication Date: 06/03/2014
- Category: Science fiction
- ISBN: 9781841499932
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