Take Back Plenty Author:Colin Greenland A fast-moving space adventure featuring mysterious aliens, a journey to a de-populated planet, a mad run from space cops, a ship captain in trouble, and her AI (Artificially Intelligent) companion/ship's computer. Winner of both the Arthur C. Clarke Award for best science fiction novel of the year and the British Science Fiction Association Awar... more »d for best novel of the year--the only book ever to win both prestigious British awards.« less
A cross between Terry Pratchett and Iain M. Banks, this is the first part of the Plenty series. A female space pilot with attitude to spare has adventures throughout the Solar System that range from slapstick to near-horror, from pulse-pounding adventure to gender-bending temptation. It's funny and exciting.