Title Profile & Character Information

A Fire upon the Deep

Annotation

In this popular and widely praised novel, a rescue mission races against time to save a pair of human children being held captive by a medieval lupine race-and to recover the weapon that will keep the universe from being changed forever.



Awards
1993  Hugo Awards

GenreScience fiction
    --Space opera
    --Hard
Adventure
    --Space
Fiction
TopicsRescue missions
Space and time
Evil entities
Viruses
Genocide
Aliens
Space travel
Technology
Space expeditions
Computer hacking
Space warfare
SettingSpace


Series
  Zones of Thought series
1A Fire upon the deep
2A Deepness in the sky
3The Children of the sky