Speculative fiction is a broad umbrella category of narrative fiction referring to any fiction story that includes elements, settings and characters whose features are created out of imagination and speculation rather than based on attested reality and everyday life. That encompasses the genres of science fiction, fantasy, science fantasy, horror, alternative history, and magic realism.
Seeking the technology secrets of a vanished ancient race, poverty-born
An dreams of fortune and independence before being betrayed by her
employer and her lover and must escape deadly alien prospectors in
order to survive.