When Ishmael Wang is orphaned by a flitter crash, he must make some hard decisions about how to survive in a Company-owned universe. With limited time and fewer options, he lands a job as the newest hand on the Solar Clipper Lois McKendrick and learns there's more to life than making coffee.
Join Ish, Pip, Big Bad Bev, and the rest of the Lois McKendrick's crew as they sail the galaxy in search of profitable trade.
|Geography:||Space - Our Galaxy|
|Realism:||Science of far future, attempts for rigorous accuracy|
|Time Period:||2200 - 2999|
Styles & Themes
|Humor:||Moments of levity|
|Inspires Reader to Feel:||Confident/Self-Motivated|
|Mysteries & Puzzles:||None or only very minor mysteries|
|Pacing:||Time to savor, deliberate|
|Physical Action:||Negligible physical action|
|Political/Social Commentary:||Heavy use of social and political themes on a personal level|
|Romance:||No romantic elements|