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ISBN-10: 1401686966

ISBN-13: 9781401686963

Edition: 2013

Authors: Homer Hickam

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A mining colony on the moon. A teen sent on a deadly mission. And a secret bigger than two worlds.It's 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 doubts himself, but has no choice. He must go.With the help of Maria, the mine owner's frustrating but gorgeous granddaughter, and his gillie-a sentient and sometimes insubordinate clump of slime mold cells-Crater must fight both human and…    
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Book details

List price: $18.50
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: Thomas Nelson Incorporated
Publication date: 12/31/2012
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 320
Size: 5.51" wide x 8.27" long x 0.79" tall
Weight: 0.924
Language: English

Homer Hickam (tambi�n conocido como Homer H. Hickam, Jr.) es el galardonado autor  best seller  de muchos libros, incluyendo la memoria n�mero uno del  New York Times   Rocket Boys , que se convirti� en la aclamada pel�cula Cielo de octubre . Ha sido un escritor desde que asist�a a la escuela. Es un veterano de guerra de Vietnam, fue minero de carb�n, instructor de buceo, ï¿½vido paleont�logo novato, e ingeniero retirado. Vive en Alabama y en las Islas V�rgenes.