The Light Brigade

The Light Brigade

Book - 2019 | First edition.
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"'The war has turned us into light. Transforming us into light is the fastest way to travel from one front to another, and there are many fronts, now. I always wanted to be a hero. I always wanted to be on the side of light. It's funny how things work out.' Soldiers in the war against Mars, The Light Brigade, live brief lives, but the veterans are starting to be affected by changes in their bodies and minds, slipping in and out of time, or are they simply going mad? From Hugo award-winning author of The Stars Are Legion is a novel about interplanetary warriors who are losing their humanity."-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: London ; New York : SAGA Press, [2019]
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9781481447966
1481447963
9781481447973
1481447971
Characteristics: 356 pages ; 24 cm

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The Light Brigade: it's what soldiers fighting the war against Mars call the ones who come back...different. Grunts in the corporate corps get busted down into light to travel to and from interplanetary battlefronts. Everyone is changed by what the corps must do in order to break them down into l... Read More »

When war takes place out among the stars, soldiers are turned into light to transport them quickly - but side effects do occur... including possibly time travel.

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GardenHome_KateF May 31, 2019

Faster-than-light travel has its downsides, and sometimes when people are being beamed as a beam of light, they end up a little scrambled. Private Dietz, an enlisted soldier in the corporate war against Mars, is experiencing some … unusual side-effects. Throw in a disappearing ex, possible conspi... Read More »


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GardenHome_KateF May 31, 2019

Faster-than-light travel has its downsides, and sometimes when people are being beamed as a beam of light, they end up a little scrambled. Private Dietz, an enlisted soldier in the corporate war against Mars, is experiencing some … unusual side-effects. Throw in a disappearing ex, possible conspiracy, and a lurking enigma, and you’ve got yourself the perfect page-turner for the weekend.

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