WINNER OF THE 2019 AUREALIS AWARDS FOR BEST YOUNG ADULT NOVEL AND BEST SCIENCE FICTION NOVELnnThe year is 2380, and the graduating cadets of Aurora Academy are being assigned their first missions. Star pupil Tyler Jones is ready to recruit the squad of his dreams, but his own boneheaded heroism sees him stuck with the dregs nobody else in the Academy would touch:nnA cocky diplomat with a black belt in sarcasmnA sociopath scientist with a fondness for shooting her bunkmates nA smart-ass tech-whiz with the galaxy’s biggest chip on his shouldernAn alien warrior with anger management issuesnA tomboy pilot who’s totally not into him, in case you were wondering.nnAnd Ty’s squad isn’t even his biggest problem – that’d be Aurora Jie-Lin O’Malley, the girl he’s just rescued from interdimensional space. Trapped in cryo-sleep for two centuries, Auri is a girl out of time and out of her depth. But she could be the catalyst that starts a war millions of years in the making, and Tyler’s squad of losers, discipline-cases and misfits might just be the last hope for the entire galaxy.nnNOBODY PANIC.
nAurora Rising: the Aurora Cycle 1 By (author) Amie Kaufman ISBN:9781760295738