The planet of Benan Ty is just another poor and violent ex-Terran colony. Now the Chi!me, the major power in the galaxy, are coming to broker a peace deal between guerrilla group ViaVera and the government.
Elaine Graham-Leigh is an activist, medieval historian and qualified accountant (because even radical movements need someone doing the books), based in north London. She has written on politics and medieval history, and science fiction short stories, but The Caduca is her first novel.
‘an entertaining and exciting book about a serious subject, with a female hero whose optimism gives us everything to root for’, Stephen Theaker, Theaker’s Quarterly Fiction.
… [a] glitteringly good debut novel’, The Morning Star
‘Graham-Leigh has written a book that stands with the unremarked, the overlooked, the dispossessed… a remarkable achievement’, Counterfire
‘Elaine Graham-Leigh spins an engaging tale that resonates with contemporary issues’, The Fantasy Hive