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Daniel Coldstar #1

The Relic War

Stel Pavlou


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Paperback (10/8/2019)


An epic and funny outer space adventure from acclaimed science fiction author and screenwriter Stel Pavlou!

Bestselling author of Artemis Fowl Eoin Colfer says of Daniel Coldstar: The Relic War: "Sci-fi has never been so much fun. I loved it!"

Below the surface on a forgotten planet, Daniel Coldstar searches for relics from a lost civilization. Daniel has no memory of his past. All he knows is to do his job and fear the masters of the mines.

Until he unearths a relic more powerful than anything he has ever seen. A relic that might help him escape…

What follows is an epic outer space adventure filled with Truth Seekers, anatoms, Leechers, and the evil Sinja who seek to control the universe.

All that stands in their way is a boy named Daniel Coldstar, whose journey will change the galaxy forever.

Praise For Daniel Coldstar #1: The Relic War

“[An] action-packed journey [with] interesting themes on truth, power, and wisdom...[A] zany outer space adventure. Sure to be a hit for sci-fi readers who love a wild romp.” — School Library Journal

“Outrageously creative.” — Kirkus Reviews

“A breathless adventure full of surprise twists, daring escapes, awesome tech, and sinister conspiracies!” — Joel Ross, author of Beast & Crown

“Sci-fi has never been so much fun. I loved it!” — Eoin Colfer, bestselling author of Artemis Fowl Eoin Colfer, bestselling author of Artemis Fowl

“There’s more than a touch of Star Wars sensibility effective gateway through which to lure space-addicted middle-schoolers from movies into books.” — Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books

HarperCollins, 9780062126054, 304pp.

Publication Date: November 7, 2017

About the Author

Stel Pavlou is a British author and screenwriter. He is the author of the bestselling novel for adults Decipher, as well as Gene, and has also written short stories based in the world of the popular television series Doctor Who. Daniel Coldstar: The Relic War is his first book for young readers. Stel lives in Colorado. You can visit him online at and at