Hugo Award-winning author, Allen Steele, takes us on an incredible journey of courage, ambition and discovery in this second volume of his epic trilogy of interstellar exploration.
COYOTE RISING is the dramatic sequel to COYOTE, the story of Earth's first extra-solar colonists.
The starship Alabama, bound for the new world of Coyote, was hijacked by it's crew in a desperate bid for freedom from the repression of a post-US world order on earth. They then had to flee their homes with the arrival of a new batch of colonists, this time ruled by a repressive government embodying all of Earth's problems and prejudices. 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.