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Semiosis : a novel of first contact / Sue Burke.

Semiosis : a novel of first contact / Sue Burke.
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ISBN 9780008300777 (paperback)
Author Burke, Sue, 1955- author.
Title Semiosis : a novel of first contact / Sue Burke.
Publisher/Date London : Harper Voyager, 2018.
©2018
Pagination etc. 325 pages ; 20 cm
Series First contact 1.
Summary Note Escaping conflict on Earth, an idealistic group of settlers arrive on a distant planet - Pax - with plans for a perfect society. The world they discover is rich with life, but this is not the Eden they were hoping for. The plants on Pax are smart - smart enough to domesticate, and even slaughter, its many extraordinary animals. To survive, the colonists realize that they must strike bargains of their own. But if they are to make Pax their home, they must go further, searching for a way to communicate and coexist with these utterly alien intelligences.
Subject Life on other planets -- Fiction
Space colonies -- Fiction
Extraterrestrial beings -- Fiction
Human-alien encounters -- Fiction
Colonists -- Fiction
Earth (Planet) -- Fiction
Science fiction.
Shelf Location F BURK
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