Encounter at JupiterR. Peter Keith
science fiction > hard science fiction + space opera
Wine-Dark Deep Book Two - Encounter at Jupiter
Continue the Epic Voyage of the Spaceship Ulysses and its Crew!
Having narrowly escaped the rebellion on Ceres, the spaceship Ulysses prepares for its historic rendezvous with Jupiter until an unknown object emerges in their wake.
Silent and mysterious, the thing gives chase.
Is it a life form? A machine? Or something even more sinister?
Plummeting towards the largest planet in the solar system, Cal Scott and the crew of the Ulysses must hurry to discover whether the thing is friend or foe as they battle to avoid becoming the greatest space disaster of all time.
The struggle with the incomprehensible plays out over interplanetary distances and fantastic speeds and begs the question -
What else is out there?