Record of a Spaceborn Few

by Becky Chambers

Record of a Spaceborn Few (Paperback, 2018, Hodder & Stoughton)


English language

Published Jan 1st 2018 by Hodder & Stoughton.

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4.7 stars

(6 reviews)

Centuries after the last humans left Earth, the Exodus Fleet is a living relic, a place many are from but few outsiders have seen. Humanity has finally been accepted into the galactic community, but while this has opened doors for many, those who have not yet left for alien cities fear that their carefully cultivated way of life is under …

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SergeiSilence reviewed Record of a Spaceborn Few

awesome and made me think

5 star

so many thought about societies, community, socialism, what is necessary for survival and how that might (or not) translate to happiness... Not the best starting point into the wayfarer's universe, though, but such a good read!

tim reviewed Record of a Spaceborn Few

good book

4 star

I liked it! After finishing the trilogy-so-far, I think the first book is my favorite (the second was my favorite for a lil bit, but the first one has been growing on me over time). That's not to say this one wasn't great! It's a real cool look at communities trying to preserve their identity and struggling with the loss …