[Reading] ➿ Island of Clouds (Altered Space Book 3) By Gerald Brennan – Sharkmotorcyclehelmets.co.uk

April, Three Legendary Astronauts Embark On Man S Boldest Space Voyage Yet A Yearlong Mission To Fly Past Our Nearest Planetary Neighbor, Venus Island Of Clouds, The First Full Length Novel In The Altered Space Series, Is A Gripping Space Epic Based On NASA Mission Proposals From The Late S Touching On Literary Influences Ranging From Borges And Bukowski To The Book Of Job, This Story Of Exploration Also Offers A Literary Probing Of The Dark Reaches Of Human Nature Alcoholism, Capitalism, Authority, Fatherhood, And The Ephemeral Nature Of Desire Each Entry In The Altered Space Series Is A Wholly Separate Narrative, But All Deal With The Mysteries Of Space And Time, Progress And Circularity Every Title Is An Ens Of Words In Which Orbits Of Spacecraft, Moons, Planets And People Allow Us Fresh Perspectives On The Cycles Of Our Own Lives

About the Author: Gerald Brennan

Gerald Brennan is a self described corporate brat who hails from the eastern half of the continent but currently resides in Chicago He graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point, and later earned a Master s from Columbia University s Graduate School of Journalism He s the author of Resistance, Zero Phase Apollo 13 on the Moon, Project Genesis, Ninety Seven to Three, and Pub

10 thoughts on “Island of Clouds (Altered Space Book 3)

  1. says:

    I personally feel this is the best of his Altered Space trilogy Inventive, horrific, and loved the juxtaposition of Buzz s life in space with his later life as a drunk The book is also quite meta, examining alternate universes with Borges book I really enjoyed this one especially.