Galaxy Blues (Hardcover)
Ace Hardcover, 9780441015641, 336pp.
Publication Date: April 1, 2008
A new science fiction epic from the national bestselling and Hugo Award-winning author.
Expelled from the Union Astronautica space fleet and facing charges of grand theft, Jules Truffant agrees to sign up as shuttle pilot aboard the freighter Pride of Cucamonga in exchange for amnesty. After botching Pride's mission to RhoCorenae and upsetting an alien culture in the process, Jules must take part in a voyage across the galaxy to place a probe squarely in the path of a black hole as it plows through an inhabited star system.