On Taurus, there’s only one good way to die.
On the bullfighting planet of Taurus, in the far distant future, a genetically engineered race of half-man, half-bull stages ritual blood sacrifices to the gods—human viewers light-years away. Vizzer, the high priest who presides over the daily slaughter, loathes the fights and wants to end them.
When news arrives that the humans have destroyed themselves in an interstellar civil war, he deposes the king and outlaws the fights. But not all the humans are dead. Carlos the Creator lies in stasis on Taurus itself. Vizzer comes face to face with an enraged and ancient god. And in so doing, he must also confront the truth of his own savage nature.
|Geography:||Space - Beyond Our Galaxy|
|Realism:||Science of far future, attempts for rigorous accuracy|
|Time Period:||Far Future (3000+)|
|Age:||Other or N/A|
|Gender:||Other or N/A|
|Religion:||Fictional Polytheistic Religion|
|Sexual Preference:||Irrelevant or N/A|
Styles & Themes
|Humor:||Moments of levity|
|Inspires Reader to Feel:||N/A or None of the above|
|Mysteries & Puzzles:||Significant mystery(ies) are core to driving the story|
|Physical Action:||Frequent action, driven by threat to safety or life by antagonist(s)|
|Political/Social Commentary:||Politics play a minor role|
|Romance:||Minor romance, not a significant story driver|
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