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The angry planet

an authentic first-hand account of a journey to Mars in the space-ship Albatross

by John Keir Cross

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  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Coward-McCann, inc. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Voyages, Imaginary.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcompiled from notes and records by various members of the expedition, and now assembled and edited for publication by John Keir Cross, from manuscripts made available by Stephen MacFarlane. The illustrations are by Robin Jacques.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.C8827 An2
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, p. 3 l., 239 p. incl. front.,
    Number of Pages239
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6499770M
    LC Control Number46007564
    OCLC/WorldCa1189697

    The first novel written by Becky Chambers, The Long Way to A Small, Angry Planet was published in The book follows the crew of the Wayfarer, a ship employed in building "tunnels" through space to connect distant reaches of the Galactic Commons.. The book opens with the new addition of Rosemary, a somewhat sheltered human clerk, to the multi-species . The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet (Wayfarers, #1) by Becky Chambers Published by Harper Voyager on July 5, Pages: Goodreads. Follow a motley crew on an exciting journey through space—and one adventurous young explorer who discovers the meaning of family in the far reaches of the universe—in this light-hearted debut space opera from a rising sci-fi star.

    The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet is a delightful stand alone science fiction novel. Reading it was like wrapping myself in a warm, fluffy blanket on a cold day. Focusing on the nine member crew of the Wayfarer, this episodic book is character based story you won’t want to Wayfarer is a small, privately owned ship used to make.   The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet is her first novel, and was funded in thanks to a successful Kickstarter campaign. After living in Scotland and Iceland, Becky is now back in her home state, where she lives with her partner. She is an ardent proponent of video and tabletop games, and enjoys spending time in nature.5/5(1).

    The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet is the first book in the Wayfarers series by Becky Chambers. This book follows the travels of The Wayfarer, a wormhole-building ship, and its small crew. The ship is introduced through the arrival of Rosemary Harper, the new clerk. Shortly after her arrival, the ship is offered a lucrative job creating a passage to Hedra Ka, which will require .   A rollicking space adventure with a lot of heart. When Rosemary Harper joins the crew of the Wayfarer, she isn't expecting patched-up ship has seen better days, but it offers her everything she could possibly want: a spot to call home, a chance to explore the far-off corners of the galaxy, and some distance from her past.


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Preview — The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet by Becky Chambers. Rating details 61, ratings 10, reviews. Follow a motley crew on an exciting journey through space—and one adventurous young explorer who discovers the meaning of family in the far reaches of the universe—in this light-hearted debut space opera from a /5.

The Long Way to a Small Angry Planet (****) is a highly entertaining space opera, with a laudable focus on rich characters and a refreshing desire to avoid the cliches of the subgenre.

The book's relaxed pace and lack of tension may not be to everyone's liking, but it makes for a different and enjoyable focus to the book/5(K). The Angry Planet book. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5. / 5 (30 votes) Contents1 The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet Audiobook Free Plot Summary Review Listen and download free.

The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet Audiobook Free The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet Audiobook is the debut science fiction audiobook by Becky Chambers, set in [ ]/5(30). Directed by Ib Melchior.

With Gerald Mohr, Nora Hayden, Les Tremayne, Jack Kruschen. One of only two survivors from a Martian expedition is so traumatized she doesn't remember the circumstances of the trip/10(K). The Angry Planet sold well in England and Cross wrote a very successful radio play from the novel.

In America, the book went through at least four impessions. So a sequel would be a foregone conclusion. Still, it took nine years before it was published.

Memory can do funny things over nine : Jerry House. The Angry Planet: An Authentic First-Hand Account of a Journey to Mars in the Space-Ship Albatross by John Keir Cross and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet.

Sweet book about a crew of different species on a long haul mission for a year to perform a punch in time and space to make traveling easier to a the newest planet in the GC. Lovely characters and interesting story arcs in this first book in the series. I'm fond of the characters and am glad I don't.

Becky Chambers is the author of the science fiction novels The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet, A Closed and Common Orbit, and Record of a Spaceborn books have been nominated for the Hugo Award, the Arthur C.

Clarke Award, and the Bailey's Women's Prize for Fiction, among others/5(31). The worldbuilding is compelling. The descriptive writing thoroughly unfolds the sights, sounds and smells the characters encounter. Of course, the best part of the book is the characters.

I saw the book as a story about the differences in how people interact with each other, and this is handled very well in The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet/5(). Becky Chambers is the author of the science fiction novels The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet, A Closed and Common Orbit, and Record of a Spaceborn books have been nominated for the Hugo Award, the Arthur C.

Clarke Award, and the Bailey's Women's Prize for Fiction, among others. The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet: Booktrack Edition adds an immersive musical soundtrack to your audiobook listening experience!* Short-listed for the Bailey's Women's Prize for Fiction.

The beloved debut novel that will restore your faith in humanity. When Rosemary Harper joins the crew of the Wayfarer, she isn't expecting much. The ship. Chris Beckett won the Arthur C Clarke award for his novel Dark Eden, about the survival and adaptation of human colonists on a world without sequel, Mother of Eden (Corvus, £ SuperSummary, a modern alternative to SparkNotes and CliffsNotes, offers high-quality study guides for challenging works of literature.

This page guide for “The Long Way to a Small Angry Planet” by Becky Chambers includes detailed chapter summaries and analysis covering 23 chapters, as well as several more in-depth sections of expert-written literary analysis.

Red Planet is a science fiction novel by Robert A. Heinlein about students at boarding school on the planet represents the first appearance of Heinlein's idealized Martian elder race (see also Stranger in a Strange Land).The version published in featured a number of changes forced on Heinlein by Scribner's, since it was published as part of the Heinlein : Robert A.

Heinlein. Becky Chambers is the author of the science fiction novels The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet, A Closed and Common Orbit, and Record of a Spaceborn books have been nominated for the Hugo Award, the Arthur C. Clarke Award, and the Bailey's Women's Prize for Fiction, among others.

r/SF_Book_Club: Drop by the SF Book Club; a readers' club for books about ideas. Angry [planet]. Ask me stuff. Hey book club. Thanks for having me. So, I wrote that book you guys are reading, and I'm here for any and all questions about it. Relevant info: This is my first novel. It was originally self-published, with the help of a.

Becky Chambers is the author of the Wayfarers books, which currently include The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet, A Closed and Common Orbit, and Record of a Spaceborn Few. Her books have been nominated for the Hugo Award, the Arthur C. Clarke Award, and the Women's Prize for Fiction, among others, and won the Prix Julia Verlanger in /5(K).

The Long Way to A Small, Angry Planet (Book): Chambers, Becky: "When Rosemary Harper joins the crew of the Wayfarer, she isn't expecting much. The patched-up ship has seen better days, but it offers her everything she could possible want: a spot to call home, a chance to explore the far-off corners of the galaxy and some distance from her past.

One of a relative handful of s sci-fi films done in color, The Angry Red Planet did its rivals one better with the use of a special effects. The Long Way to A Small, Angry Planet (Book): Chambers, Becky: Joining the crew of the aging Wayfarer, loner Rosemary Harper must unexpectedly risk her life when they are offered the job of a lifetime, teaching her lessons about love and trust, and that having a family isn't the worst thing in the universe.The really strange aspect–for a children’s book–is the theme.

The Angry Planet is a clear story of the battle between Good and Evil. Evil wins. The Terrible Ones attack the Beautiful People’s city. The Beautiful People warriors defend themselves bravely but are overwhelmed.

Okay, so A Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet was recommended to me as a hilarious, comforting space found family story.

And, to be fair, it was that, in a lot of ways, and I’m sure it was for a lot of people. However, I had some really major problems with it that really ruined the story for me.