A Long Way to A Small Angry Planet by Becky Chambers

Jem - HH Bondi Staff

Imagine if Joss Whedon's Firefly, Star Trek and Ursula K. LeGuin had a book baby. Well here it is!A character driven space-opera that explores gender, race, artificial intelligence and politics without making it immediately obvious. It follows the diverse and rag-tag crew of a creaky old spaceship on a dangerous mission to create a road to an unstable fringe territory. A witty and humane breath of fresh air within Sci-fi 

  • Longlisted for the 2016 Bailey's Prize for Women's Fiction

  • Included in Eric Brown's Guardian Best Sci-Fi of 2015