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John Wyndham

Stowaway to Mars

€12,95

It was a desert. A vista of reddish rocks and drifted sand, arid and hot, extending to the limits of their view. A dreary waste upon which nothing moved or grew ...' For British pilot Dale Curtance the Keuntz Prize - to be awarded to the first person to take a spaceship to another planet and back - is the ultimate challenge.

Not only has he to build a ship to survive the journey, assemble a top-notch crew and choose a destination, he's also got to beat the Russians and Americans. Soon the GLORIA MUNDI blasts off from Salisbury Plain, bound for Mars. There's only one problem - a stowaway called Joan.

Not only does her presence wreck calculations and threaten the mission, but her tale suggests that Mars may be a more dangerous destination than they ever expected.

Format: Paperback
Published: in UK in 2016
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Pages: 192
Language: English
ISBN 13: 9780241977026
ISBN 10: 0241977029

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Stowaway to Mars

€12,95