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Gray, Claudia

Summary: Teenaged soldier Noemi and an enemy robot, Abel, who is programmed to obey her commands, set out on an interstellar quest to save her home planet, Earth colony Genesis.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2017

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Huddleston, Tom

Summary: When the parents of Milo and Lina Graf are abducted by agents of the evil Empire, the children must undertake a perilous journey across the unknown reaches of Wild Space to rescue them - and to discover hope for the future. Milo and Lina trace their latest clue to a remote jungle world where a terrifying beast lies in wait.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney/Lucasfilm Press 2017

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED HUD

Summary: "NEW STORIES AND ESSAYS FROM TOP AUTHORS AND EXPERT SCIENTISTS. Explorations of how interstellar travel may affect humanity by best-selling authors and scientists. The stars will change us. STELLARIS: PEOPLE OF THE STARS is a collection of original science fiction stories and nonfiction essays speculating about humanity's far-term expansion into the universe beyond the limits of our solar...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Baen 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC STE

Barry, Max

Summary: "Gilly, Talia, Anders, and Jackson are astronauts captaining a new and supposedly indestructible ship in humanity's war against an alien race. Confined to the ship for years, each of them holding their own secrets, they are about to learn there are threats beyond the reach of human ingenuity--and that the true nature of reality might be the universe's greatest mystery. In this near future, our...

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Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC 2020

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1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC BAR
1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Lam, Laura

5 holds on 2 copies

Summary: "A gripping science fiction thriller where five women task themselves with ensuring the survival of the human race; perfect for readers of The Martian, The Power, and Station Eleven.Despite increasing restrictions on the freedoms of women on Earth, Valerie Black is spearheading the first all-female mission to a planet in the Goldilocks Zone, where conditions are just right for human...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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Vaughn, Carrie.

Summary: Fearing her dream of becoming a galaxy-traveling starship pilot will never come true when she is sent to Earth's Galileo Academy, Polly teams up with her popular brother to investigate dangerous coincidences centered on their high-profile classmates.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Tor 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC VAU

Jimenez, Simon

Summary: "Nia Imani is a woman out of place and outside of time. Decades of travel through the stars are condensed into mere months for her, though the years continue to march steadily onward for everyone she has ever known. Her friends and lovers have aged past her, and all she has left is work. Alone and adrift, she lives for only the next paycheck, until the day she meets a mysterious boy, fallen...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Del Rey 2020

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Skrutskie, Emily

Summary: "A young pilot risks everything to save his best friend--the man he trusts most and might even love--only to learn that his friend is secretly the heir to a brutal galactic empire. Ettian's life was shattered when the merciless Umber Empire invaded his world. He's spent seven years putting himself back together under its rule, joining an Umber military academy and becoming the best pilot in his...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Del Rey 2020

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1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Gray, Claudia

Summary: "Abel, the most advanced robot in the galaxy, must save teenaged soldier Noemi by resurrecting her into a human-mech hybrid, a decision which will have consequences throughout the galaxy and may just turn the tide in the war between Genesis and Earth"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2019

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC GRA

Zahn, Timothy

Summary: "Nicole Hammond is a Sibyl, a special human that has the ability to communicate with a strange alien ship called the Fyrantha. However, Nicole and all other sentient creatures are caught up in a war for control between two competing factions. Now, the street-kid turned rebel leader has a plan that would restore freedom to all who have been shanghaied by the strange ship. She just has to unite...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Tor, a Tom Doherty Associates book 2020

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Benford, Gregory

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Summary: Audacious astronauts encounter bizarre, sometimes deadly life forms, and strange, exotic, cosmic phenomena, including miniature black holes, dense fields of interstellar plasma, powerful gravity-emitters, and spectacularly massive space-based, alien-built labyrinths. Tasked with exploring this brave, new, highly dangerous world, they must also deal with their own personal triumphs and conflicts.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Tor, a Tom Doherty Associates Book 2020

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Adams, Douglas

Summary: The show that began with the end of the world at the Restaurant at the End of the Universe continues with Arthur Dent and friend Ford Prefect stranded on prehistoric Earth.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Audiobooks America 2008

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD SF ADA

McCormack, Una

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: "An original novel based on the new Star Trek TV series! A thrilling novel leading into the new CBS series, Una McCormack's The Last Best Hope introduces you to brand new characters featured in the life of beloved Star Trek captain Jean-Luc Picard-widely considered to be one of the most popular and recognizable characters in all of science fiction"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Gallery Books 2020

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1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Wagers, K. B.

Summary: "Gunrunner empress Hail Bristol must navigate alien politics and deadly plots to prevent an interspecies war, in this second novel in the Farian War space opera trilogy. In a surprise attack that killed many of her dearest subjects, Hail Bristol, empressof Indrana, has been captured by the Shen -- the most ruthless and fearsome aliens humanity has ever encountered. As she plots her escape, the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Orbit 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WAG
1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Bowman, Erin

Summary: Teens Thea, Coen, and Nova are rescued from a deadly planet, only to be taken prisoner on board a government ship and used as weapons in a sinister political plot.

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTeen, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC BOW

Cherryh, C. J.

Summary: "For years, the stations of the Hinder Stars, those old stations closest to Sol, have lagged behind the great megastations of the Beyond, like Pell and Cyteen. But new opportunities and fears arise when Alpha station receives news of an incoming ship with no identification. The denizens of Alpha wait anxiously for news about the outsiders, each with their own suspicions about the ship and its...

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Publisher / Publication Date: DAW Books, Inc. 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CHE

Okorafor, Nnedi

Summary: "Binti, a young Himba girl with the chance of a lifetime: to attend the prestigious Oomza University. Despite her family's concerns, Binti's talent for mathematics and her aptitude with astrolabes make her a prime candidate to undertake this interstellarjourney. But everything changes when the jellyfish-like Medusae attack Binti's spaceship, leaving her the only survivor. Now, Binti must fend...

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Publisher / Publication Date: DAW Books 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC OKO

Gunn, James E.

Summary: "When Riley and Asha finally reached the planet Terminal and found the Transcendental Machine, a matter transmission device built by an ancient race, they chose to be "translated." Now in possession of intellectual and physical powers that set them above human limitations, the machine has transported them to two, separate, unknown planets among a possibility of billions. Riley and Asha know...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Tor 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GUN

Williams, Sean

Summary: Tassaa Bareesh, a matriarch in the Hutt crime cartel, is holding an auction that's drawing attention from across the galaxy. Representatives of both the Republic and the Sith Empire are present, along with a Jedi Padawan sent to investigate, a disenfranchised trooper drummed out of the Republic's elite Blackstar Squad, and a mysterious Mandalorian with a private agenda. But the Republic's envoy...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Lucasbooks 2010

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WIL

Nichols, Lisa A.

Summary: After astronaut Catherine Wells's ship undergoes a catastrophic event and loses contact with NASA, the entire world believes her to be dead. Miraculously - and mysteriously - she survives, though everyone else on the mission is lost, as are most of Catherine's memories of her time in space. Her reentry after a decade away is a turbulent one: her husband has moved on with another woman, and the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Emily Bestler Books/Atria Paperback 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC NIC

Croshaw, Yahtzee

Summary: "A not-quite epic science fiction adventure about a down-on-his luck galactic pilot caught in a cross-galaxy struggle for survival! Space travel just isn't what it used to be. With the invention of Quantum Teleportation, space heroes aren't needed anymore. When one particularly unlucky ex-adventurer masquerades as famous pilot and hate figure Jacques McKeown, he's sucked into an ever-deepening...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Dark Horse Books 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CRO

Hamilton, Peter F.

Summary: Araminta becomes the target of a galaxy wide search by a government agent seeking to prevent the pilgrimage of a cult into the heart of the Void, while Edeard, the Waterwalker, finds himself faced with powerful new enemies.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Del Rey/Ballantine Books 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAM

McCaffrey, Anne.

Summary: The barque cats, mistaken for a public health hazard, flee Earth for the feline-dominated planet, Mau, with the help of Pshaw-Ra, a mysterious cat with his own spaceship. Oddly, no one--including the humans--is bothered that he plans to take over the universe on behalf of felinekind.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MCC

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: FIC MCC

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction McCaffrey 2010

Wright, John C. (John Charles)

Summary: Texas gunslinger and genius Menelaus Illation Montrose is awakened from cryo-suspension to harness developing forces of evolution and social engineering to counter a threat against another historical period.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tor 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WRI

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