Abaddon's Gate: Book summary and reviews of Abaddon's Gate by James S.A. Corey

Abaddon's Gate

The Expanse Series #3

by James S.A. Corey

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For generations, the solar system - Mars, the Moon, the Asteroid Belt - was humanity's great frontier. Until now. The alien artifact working through its program under the clouds of Venus has appeared in Uranus's orbit, where it has built a massive gate that leads to a starless dark.

Jim Holden and the crew of the Rocinante are part of a vast flotilla of scientific and military ships going out to examine the artifact. But behind the scenes, a complex plot is unfolding, with the destruction of Holden at its core. As the emissaries of the human race try to find whether the gate is an opportunity or a threat, the greatest danger is the one they brought with them.

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"Starred Review. A politically complex and pulse-pounding page-turner... Corey perfectly balances character development with action... series fans will find this installment the best yet." - Publishers Weekly

"Starred Review. Perhaps one of the best tales the genre has yet to produce, this superb collaboration between fantasy author Daniel Abraham and Ty Franck should reawaken an interest in old-fashioned storytelling and cinematic pacing. Highly recommended." - Library Journal

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James S.A. Corey

James S.A. Corey is the pen name of fantasy author Daniel Abraham and Ty Franck. They both live in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

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