ISBN 9780593073087,Willful Child

Willful Child


Random House



Random House

Publication Year 2014

ISBN 9780593073087

ISBN-10 0593073088


Number of Pages 352 Pages
Language (English)


These Are The Voyages Of The Starship, A.S.F. Willful Child. Its Ongoing Mission: To Seek Out Strange New Worlds On Which To Plant The Terran Flag, To Subjugate And If Necessary Obliterate New Life Life-Forms, To Boldly Blow The...

And So We Join The Not-Terribly-Bright But Exceedingly Cock-Sure Captain Hadrian Sawback - A Kind Of James T Kirk Crossed With 'American Dad' - And His Motley Crew On Board The Starship Willful Child For A Series Of Devil-May-Care, Near-Calamitous And Downright Chaotic Adventures Through 'The Infinite Vastness Of Interstellar Space'...

The Bestselling Author Of The Acclaimed Malazan Book Of The Fallen Sequence Has Taken His Life-Long Passion For 'Star Trek' And Transformed It Into A Smart, Inventive And Hugely Entertaining Spoof On The Whole Mankind-Exploring-Space-For-The-Good-Of-All-Species-But-Trashing-Stuff-With-A-Lot-Of-Hi-Tech-Kit-Along-The-Way Type Over-Blown Adventure. The Result Is This Smart. Inventive, Occasionally Wildly Ott And Often Very Funny Novel That Deftly Parodies The Genre While Also Paying Fond Homage To It.