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Shadows in flight

Author: Orson Scott Card
Publisher: New York : Tor, 2013, ©2011.
Series: Tor science fiction
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st mass market edView all editions and formats
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Bean moves with three of his children into a derelict space colony ship where they hope for a cure to engineered genes that give them high intelligence and short lives, a situation that is complicated when space-time distortions cause them to be forgotten by humanity.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Orson Scott Card
ISBN: 0765368668 : PAP 9780765368669 : PAP
OCLC Number: 828716501
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: 2012.
"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Description: 294 pages ; 18 cm.
Series Title: Tor science fiction
Responsibility: Orson Scott Card.

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At the end of "Shadow of the Giant", Bean flees to the stars with three of his children - who share the engineered genes that gave him both hyper-intelligence and a short, cruel physical life. The  Read more...

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