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Cover of Fault Tolerance, featuring Eva Innocente falling out of a spaceship surrounded by cats as a giant robot hand reaches for them



Arthur C. Clarke Award Shortlist

“This is really good, fun, brilliantly well written, and the characters stay with you.”

Library Journal

“[T]his engaging space opera debut delivers a story that dances between hilarity and seriousness, with all the joy and frustration psychic cats can bring to the mix.”

Kirkus Reviews

“A tremendous good time and an impressive debut.”




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