SciFan: books and links for the science fiction fan

  search by writer, book or series:
   
 writers & series: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
home | about | links | e-mail 
 
   Marsbound, by Joe Haldeman  
 
  Novel, first publication in August 2008
 
  New to SciFan?
SciFan is dedicated to helping you discover new fantasy and SF books:
  • our database of 40,000+ books is cross-referenced by author, series and theme and is updated almost daily
  • we cover new and forthcoming books like no one else [more about us.]

  •  
     
      Buy it online  
     


    Get most new and used editions at Amazon.com, Amazon Canada , Amazon UK or Powells

    Look for second-hand books at Biblio


    Buy Marsbound by Joe Haldeman
     
     
       Additional Information  
     
      A novel of the red planet from the Hugo and Nebula Award–winning author of The Accidental Time Machine and Old Twentieth.

    Young Carmen Dula and her family are about to embark on the adventure of a lifetime—they’re going to Mars.

    Once on the Red Planet, however, Carmen realizes things are not so different from Earth. There are chores to do, lessons to learn, and oppressive authority figures to rebel against. And when she ventures out into the bleak Mars landscape alone one night, a simple accident leads her to the edge of death until she is saved by an angel—an angel with too many arms and legs, a head that looks like a potato gone bad, and a message for the newly arrived human inhabitants of Mars:

    We were here first.

     
     
      Part of series  
     
     
  • Marsbound (#1)

  •  
     
      Related theme(s)  
     
     
  • Angels - Archangels - Guardian Angels - Dark Angels
  • First Contact - Contact with Aliens
  • Mars

  •  
    © 1998-2010 Olivier Travers & Sophie Bellais - All Rights Reserved