Robota - Orson Scott Card, Doug Chiang

An illustrated book.

Academy Award-winning artist Doug Chiang and best-selling science fiction author Orson Scott Card join forces in Robota – an extraordinary illustrated adventure.

Robota follows the fortunes of our hero Caps, as he navigates an ancient, decaying world in which a dwindling human population battles a society of merciless robot warriors. Aided by sentient animals and stalked by terrifying hunter robots, Caps fights to unravel his past and to create a future for himself and his planet, slowly rising to fulfill an awesome destiny.

A riveting tale of love, betrayal, and revenge, Chiang's vividly imagined story and meticulously rendered paintings, in conjunction with Card's masterful prose, bring to life an electric alter-universe and a battle nothing short of epic.

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Release date: 2003
Genres: science fiction
Updated: September 07, 2010