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Phylogenesis: Book One of The Founding of the Commonwealth

Authors: Foster, Alan Dean
Publisher: Random House Publishing Group
BISAC/Subject: FIC002000, FIC028010, FIC028030
ISBN: 9780345494276, Related ISBNs: 0345418611, 034541862X, 034549427X, 9780345418616, 9780345418623
Classification: Fiction
Number of pages: 304,
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis: Bestselling author Alan Dean Foster takes us back to the unplanned beginnings of the extraordinary Humanx Commonwealth…

In the years after first contact, humans and the intelligent insectlike Thranx agree to a tentative sharing of ideas and cultures despite the ingrained repulsion they have yet to overcome. Thus, a slow, lengthy process of limited contact begins.

Yet they never plan for a chance meeting between a misfit artist and a petty thief. Desvendapur is a talented Thranx poet who is bored with his life and needs new inspiration for his work. Venturing beyond the familiar, Desvendapur runs into Cheelo Montoya, a small-time criminal with big dreams of making a fast buck. Together they will embark upon a journey that will forever change their beliefs, their futures, and their worlds . . .
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