Earth awakens : First Formic War Series, Book 3. / Orson Scott Card.
- ISBN: 9781427245847 (sound recording)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource (14 audio files) : digital.
- Edition: Unabridged.
- Publisher: New York : Macmillan Audio, 2014.
|General Note:|| Unabridged.
|Participant or Performer Note:|| Narrator: Stefan Rudnicki.
|Summary, etc.:|| Nearly 100 years before the events of Orson Scott Card's bestselling novel Ender's Game, humans were just beginning to step off Earth and out into the Solar System. A thin web of ships in both asteroid belts; a few stations; a corporate settlement on Luna. No one had seen any sign of other space-faring races; everyone expected that First Contact, if it came, would happen in the future, in the empty reaches between the stars. Then a young navigator on a distant mining ship saw something moving too fast, heading directly for our sun. When the alien ship screamed through the solar system, it disrupted communications between the far-flung human mining ships and supply stations, and between them and Earth. So Earth and Luna were unaware that they had been invaded until the ship pulled into Earth orbit, and began landing terra-forming crews in China. Politics and pride slowed the response on Earth, and on Luna, corporate power struggles seemed more urgent than distant deaths.
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