OUT NOW: The Quantum War by Derek Künsken!

We’re thrilled to be wishing Derek Künsken’s The Quantum War a very happy book birthday!

The latest instalment in the completely brilliant Quantum Evolution series, it’s packed with stunningly vivid worldbuilding this beautifully nuanced space adventure series is a must read for any sci-fi fan.

The war rages onward and the Union’s premier fighter pilots, the Homo Eridanus, start encountering deadly resistance from strange pilots on the Congregate side.

Among wreckage, they find that new Congregate pilots are, in fact, Homo quantus, with strange wiring and AI connections.

At the same time, the Puppets come to the Union with offers of an alliance for a dangerous price: the rescue of the geneticist Antonio Del Casal who is a captive on Venus, with over a hundred Homo quantus.

Only one person might be able to break through the Congregate defenses at Venus, and he’s a con man.

“An audacious con job, scintillating future technology, and meditations on the nature of fractured humanity.” — Yoon Ha Lee

“Technology changes us—even our bodies—in fundamental ways, and Kunsken handles this wonderfully.” — Cixin Liu

“I have no problems raving about this book. A truly wild backdrop of space-opera with wormholes, big space-fleet conflict and empires…. What could go wrong?” — Brad K. Horner