After the Battle on Starship Hill: Prologue to The Children of the Sky [NOOK Book]

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"After the Battle on Starship Hill" is more than 12000 words of prologue from Vernor Vinge's forthcoming novel, The Children of the Sky. Taking place on Tines World, this mini e-book describes events of the years immediately following the conclusion of the predecessor novel, A Fire Upon the Deep.

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After the Battle on Starship Hill: Prologue to The Children of the Sky

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Overview


"After the Battle on Starship Hill" is more than 12000 words of prologue from Vernor Vinge's forthcoming novel, The Children of the Sky. Taking place on Tines World, this mini e-book describes events of the years immediately following the conclusion of the predecessor novel, A Fire Upon the Deep.

At the publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management software (DRM) applied.


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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781466800069
  • Publisher: Tom Doherty Associates
  • Publication date: 9/13/2011
  • Series: Zones of Thought
  • Sold by: Macmillan
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 32
  • Sales rank: 61,844
  • File size: 216 KB

Meet the Author


Vernor Vinge is the 5-time Hugo Award-winning author of A Fire Upon the Deep and other memorable hard-SF works. He is a mathematician and computer scientist. He lives in San Diego, California.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 15, 2012

    Woo!

    Great intro. Can't wait to read the book!

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted July 12, 2012

    Buy the book - not the teaser

    The book "Children of the Sky" is very good. It follows the story provided in the earlier book "A Fire upon the Deep'. If you read and enjoyed "Fire", you should buy "Children" immediately and not waste time with the excerpt "After the Battle", which is the first chapter in "Children".

    2 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted May 24, 2012

    very nice

    nicely done...

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