Matthew (Male) , Desperate for money to save his sick mother; agrees to participate in the exo Project, a government plan to save the human race by flying across the galaxy in search of a habitable planet for resettlement; spends 100 years in cryostasis; lands on a matriarchal planet
Kiva (Female) , Lives on Gie'ah; leader of her planet's matriarchal society; sees Matthew as a threat for if he tells Earth about her planet it will be the end of her people's way of life
Young adult
Science fiction
Coming of age
Radiation exposure
Space travel
Space expeditions
Space exploration
Life on other planets
Matriarchal societies
Life choices
Cultural differences
Post-apocalyptic society
Alien cultures
Time Period