Award-winning author Valerie Freireich has the uncanny ability to create stories that are at once boldly imaginative and entertaining, yet masterfully portray the layered complexities of alien cultures. In The Beacon, on a future Earth, the arrival of a vast alien starship forces the entire world to confront a deadly virus.

The Beacon 1996, Roc, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780451453976

Mass-market paperback