Crater by Homer Hickam audiobook

Crater

By Homer Hickam
Read by Adam Verner

Thomas Nelson 9781401686963

The Helium-3 Series: Book 1

8.12 Hours Unabridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
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New York Times bestselling author of Rocket Boys, Homer Hickam, takes us on a whole-your-breath adventure across the moon in the first of his young adult series, Crater. ôReaders will be caught up in Homer Hickam's thrilling novel of life on the moon!öùDonna VanLiere, New York Times & USA Today bestselling author of The Good Dream and The Christmas ShoesA mining colony on the moon. A deadly mission. And a secret bigger than two worlds.ItÆs the 22nd Century. A tough, pioneering people mine the moon for Helium-3 to produce energy for a desperate, war-torn Earth.Sixteen-year-old Crater Trueblood loves his job as a Helium-3 miner. But when he saves a fellow miner, his life changes forever. Impressed by his heroism, the owner of the mine orders Crater to undertake a dangerous mission. Crater doesnÆt think he can do it, but he has no choice. He must go.With the help of Maria, the mine ownerÆs frustrating but gorgeous granddaughter, and his gillieùa sometimes insubordinate clump of slime mold cellsùCrater must fight both human and subhuman enemies. HeÆll battle his way across a thousand miles of deadly lunar terrain and face genetically altered super warriors in his quest to recover an astonishing object that will alter the lives of everyone on the moon . . . and beyond.ôLong-haul trucking on the Moon . . . with raiders, romance and a secret mission . . . High adventure on the space frontier.ö ùKirkus Reviews

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New York Times bestselling author of Rocket Boys, Homer Hickam, takes us on a whole-your-breath adventure across the moon in the first of his young adult series, Crater. ôReaders will be caught up in Homer Hickam's thrilling novel of life on the moon!öùDonna VanLiere, New York Times & USA Today bestselling author of The Good Dream and The Christmas ShoesA mining colony on the moon. A deadly mission. And a secret bigger than two worlds.ItÆs the 22nd Century. A tough, pioneering people mine the moon for Helium-3 to produce energy for a desperate, war-torn Earth.Sixteen-year-old Crater Trueblood loves his job as a Helium-3 miner. But when he saves a fellow miner, his life changes forever. Impressed by his heroism, the owner of the mine orders Crater to undertake a dangerous mission. Crater doesnÆt think he can do it, but he has no choice. He must go.With the help of Maria, the mine ownerÆs frustrating but gorgeous granddaughter, and his gillieùa sometimes insubordinate clump of slime mold cellsùCrater must fight both human and subhuman enemies. HeÆll battle his way across a thousand miles of deadly lunar terrain and face genetically altered super warriors in his quest to recover an astonishing object that will alter the lives of everyone on the moon . . . and beyond.ôLong-haul trucking on the Moon . . . with raiders, romance and a secret mission . . . High adventure on the space frontier.ö ùKirkus Reviews

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Author Bio: Homer Hickam

Author Bio: Homer Hickam

Homer Hickam is the author of the New York Times bestseller Rocket Boys, which was made into the acclaimed movie October Sky. He has also authored the military history bestseller Torpedo Junction, along with several other popular historical and science fiction novels. A respected amateur historian, scuba expedition leader, and military veteran, he continues to write using his personal experience and history for creative material.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Fiction/Science Fiction
Runtime: 8.12
Audience: Young Adult (12–17)
Language: English