The Lights In The Sky Are Stars by Fredric Brown (Bantam 1285 – 1955)

Title: The Lights In The Sky Are Stars
Author: Fredric Brown
Imprint & Number: Bantam 1285
Cover price: 25¢
Publication date: 1955
Cover artist: Mitchell Hooks
ISBN: none

From the back cover:

Starduster

Yes, I’m Max Andrews. I’m one of the guys who fought and bled and worked to get to Mars. I figure what I gave up in those early years bought me the right to pilot the next big jump.

I’ve lied and stolen for that right. I’d have killed, too, but I didn’t have to. Instead, I let a woman give her life so I could have my chance, my door to space.

You think I’d stop at anything, now?

I’ll be on that rocket, blasting away on America’s biggest adventure, the hop out into the stars themselves….

Only Fred Brown could have written this deeply moving science-fiction novel about one man’s epic, life-long struggle to open mankind’s pathway to the stars…

Fredric Brown

Fredric Brown (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

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