Coyote Rising - Coyote, Bk 2 Author:Allen Steele Hugo Award-winning author Allen Steele's critically acclaimed Coyote was a dramatic new departure-"a terrific, break-out book" (Robert J. Sawyer) of "classic science-fiction" (Orlando Sentinel). But if Coyote was a grand novel of interstellar exploration, then Coyote Rising is the bold next step-a novel of interstella... more »r revolution.
The crew of the hijacked starship Alabama fled their colony on Coyote after more colonists arrived-along with a new, repressive government and all of Earth's social ills. Now, the iron-fisted colonial governor is building a bridge to exploit the virgin territory where the Alabama's crew are believed to have resettled.
But a movement is underway to reclaim Coyote for those who truly love freedom-a full-scale rebellion in which the men and women on both sides of the fight will learn the true price of liberty.« less
This is a sequel to Coyote. Both books are very well done. Great character development that allows you to actually care about what happens to the people in the story, as opposed to some of the newer science fiction that is plot driven with nothing but action, action, action that leaves you wondering if the author is 13 or perhaps knows nothing about the world or the people in it.