By Peter David
Event the colossal tapestry of After Earth in a novelization in contrast to the other: A thousand-year saga that includes unique content material from the brain of Peter David, the veteran sci-fi writer who helped strengthen the richly imagined universe. this is often the whole, never-before-seen chronicle of the extreme relatives that's been around the universe and back--from humanity's final days in the world throughout the occasions of the epic film!
Raige runs within the family
General Cypher Raige of the United Ranger Corps is simply the most recent in an extended line of heroes. For one thousand years, ever because the globe used to be engulfed by means of environmental apocalypse, the Raiges were instrumental in humanity's survival. They led the way in which because the survivors deserted Earth, settled an uninhabitable planet known as Nova best, withstood an onslaught from a mysterious alien strength, and carved out a brand new domestic within the farthest reaches of the galaxy.
Now Cypher has back to his relatives after a longer travel of responsibility. For his thirteen-year-old son, Kitai, tagging with his well-known father is the journey of a lifetime--and an opportunity to salvage their courting. but if an asteroid collides with their craft, they make a crash touchdown that leaves Cypher seriously--perhaps fatally--wounded.
Kitai Raige has continually desired to end up that he has what it takes to reside as much as his illustrious identify. Now, all too quickly, he will get his probability. together with his father's existence at the line, Kitai needs to enterprise out into the unusual, antagonistic terrain of a brand new global that turns out eerily regular: Earth.
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