Red Noise (Paperback)

By John P. Murphy

Angry Robot, 9780857668479, 448pp.

Publication Date: July 14, 2020

List Price: 14.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.


Caught up in a space station turf war between gangs and corrupt law, a lone asteroid miner decides to take them all down.

When an asteroid miner comes to Station 35 looking to sell her cargo and get back to the solitude she craves, she gets swept up in a three-way standoff with gangs and crooked cops. Faced with either taking sides or cleaning out the Augean Stables, she breaks out the flamethrower.

About the Author

John is an engineer and writer living in New Hampshire with his partner and two ridiculously fluffy cats. His previous work, The Liar, was shortlisted for a Nebula Award for Best Novella in 2016. He was a SFWA Director-at-Large until 2018 and is now the Short Fiction Committee Chair. He has a PhD in Engineering and a BS in Electrical and Computer Engineering.

Praise For Red Noise

"...the whole thing is just plain fun."
– Marko Kloos, author of the Frontline series

"John Murphy is a master of tight plots and unforgettable characters.” 
– Ken Liu, award-winning author of The Grace of Kings 

"This fast, fun space western is pure entertainment."
– Publishers Weekly