[PW] Science Fiction Novel ID

Andrew Boucek aboucek at gmail.com
Sat Sep 12 15:00:43 PDT 2015


It sounds like "Leviathan Wakes." The first book in the series called "The
Expanse," by James S.A. Corey. It was published in 2011 by Orbit Books.
On Sep 12, 2015 5:51 PM, "Robert" <robert.verde at gmail.com> wrote:

> I'm trying to track down a novel, from an advert/promo excerpt published in
> another novel - along the lines of; "If you liked this book, read on for an
> exciting excerpt from another author."
>
> Plot details I can recall include a group of space miners shepherding a
> chunk of ice (?) back to Earth orbit from somewhere, who reluctantly answer
> a distress beacon to find a non-responsive drifting spaceship, apparently
> uninhabited.  Story point of view then shifts to a person hiding from a
> horrific threat, I believe the implication was that the person was/had been
> on the drifting ship.
>
> Source book was read recently (within the last year), but I can't find it,
> probably gave it away.  It may have been published by Angry Robot, but I
> haven't found a plot summary on their website that matches the book excerpt
> I read.
>
> Any leads would be most appreciated!
>
> Robert Verde
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