Urtaru (The Urtaru Chronicles Book 1)

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The Ghost has been tracking these bizarre machines and is close to finding their origin: a deranged military scientist who is slowly rebuilding himself as a machine. The novel revolves around a nameless Vonnadorian narrator who has been sent to Earth disguised as Cambridge math professor Andrew Martin. The protagonist joins a group using a future comet like Shoemaker-Levy 9 to enter and find a livable environment in the atmosphere of Jupiter.

Pages: 328

Publisher: Self; 2 edition (October 25, 2008)


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Bumbly Goes Forth

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The Black Fleet: Devil In Hiding

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Impact Winter

Sound of Silence

Conrad's Time Machine

The Panchronicon

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