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Head of Zeus
The Lost Colony
01 Oct 2020 * HARDBACK * £18.99 * 9781800241510

Against impossible odds, the last survivors of the human race have created a new home on a planet far from Earth. But everything is not as it seems – and they will end up facing their greatest challenge yet. The conclusion to the Long Winter trilogy.

Fiction / FL (Science Fiction)
Extent: 416 pages  Format: 228 x 145 mm
Exclusive: GB AU NZ IN ZA SG   Not for sale: CA US
Winter World
The Solar War
Also in The Long Winter series
The Lost ColonyThe Long Winter, 3by A.G. Riddle

The last survivors of the human race escaped a ruined Earth. Eos seemed perfect at first. Warm. Hospitable. Safe from the grid. But everything isn't as it seems.

The planet's first settlers have disappeared. As Dr James Sinclair digs into the mystery of the lost colony, he discovers a series of spheres buried on Eos. Are they the key to finding the lost colonists? Or are they responsible for their deaths? Or are they a sign of something else altogether?

Just as James is unravelling the secrets of the spheres, a storm hits Eos, and in the middle of the chaos, a new danger emerges – a threat no one saw coming...

With time running out to save the colonists, James and Emma will face their hardest choice yet in the final pulse-pounding instalment in The Long Winter trilogy.

Praise for A.G. Riddle:

'Reads like a superior collaboration between Dan Brown and Michael Crichton'
Guardian on Pandemic

'Riddle keeps the focus on characters rather than technological marvels'
Publishers Weekly

'Apocalyptic sci-fi at its best.The action sling-shots from stage to stage like an intergalactic spaceship'
Daily Mail

A.G. Riddle spent ten years starting and running internet companies before retiring to focus on his true passion: writing fiction. He is now an Amazon and Wall Street Journal bestselling author with nearly five million copies sold worldwide in twenty languages. He lives in North Carolina.

WINTER WORLD is longlisted for the Wilbur Smith Adventure Writing Prize.

High concept thriller blending SF, history and real-life science from bestselling independent author with over 3 million copies sold.

Michael Crichton meets Dan Brown.

MARKET: Hugh Howey; Clive Cussler; Michael Crichton.

'This is apocalyptic sci-fi at its best. Plot and character are masterfully woven together and the action – which is anything but frozen – sling-shots from stage to stage like an intergalactic spaceship' Daily Mail.
'A complex, multi-stranded narrative spanning 700 pages that reads like a superior collaboration between Dan Brown and Michael Crichton' Guardian, on Pandemic.
'Well-constructed and tightly wound as a fine Swiss watch – Departure non-stop action, an engaging plot and, of course, wheels within wheels' Diana Gabaldon, bestselling author of Outlander.
'If you're after a fun apocalyptic science fiction thriller to take your mind off some of the reality of life on Earth then you're in the right place with Winter World'
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