For fans of Marie Lu comes the first book in an epic series that bends the sci-fi genre into a new dimension. <br>  <br>   "A truly beautiful novel that redefines the form." -- Victoria Aveyard, bestselling author of Red Queen <br> <br> This morning, Kady thought breaking up with Ezra was the hardest thing she'd have to do. This afternoon, her planet was invaded.<br>       The year is 2575, and two rival megacorporations are at war over a planet that's little more than a speck at the edge of the universe. Now with enemy fire raining down on them, Kady and Ezra--who are barely even talking to each other--are forced to evacuate with a hostile warship in hot pursuit.<br>      But their problems are just getting started. A plague has broken out and is mutating with terrifying results; the fleet's AI may actually be their enemy; and nobody in charge will say what's really going on. As Kady hacks into a web of data to find the truth, it's clear the only person who can help her is the ex-boyfriend she  swore  she'd never speak to again.<br>       Told through a fascinating dossier of hacked documents--including emails, maps, files, IMs, medical reports, interviews, and more-- Illuminae  is the first book in a heart-stopping trilogy about lives interrupted, the price of truth, and the courage of everyday heroes.<br>   <br> "Prepare yourselves for Illuminae ." -- EW.com <br>   <br> " [Y]ou're not in for an ordinary novel experience. . . . "   -- Bustle.com <br>   <br> "A truly interactive experience. . . . A fantastically fun ride." -- MTV.com <br>  <br> ★ "[O]ut-of-this-world awesome ." -- Kirkus Reviews , starred <br>  <br> ★ "... stylistically mesmerizing." -- Publishers Weekly , starred <br>  <br> ★ " [A]n arresting visual experience ."-- Booklist , starred <br>   <br> ★ " [A] game-changer ." -- Shelf Awareness , starred <br> <br> "Brace yourself. You're about to be immersed in a mindscape that you'll never want to leave."  --Marie Lu, bestselling author of the Legend trilogy <br>  <br> " Genre: Undefinable. Novel: Unforgettable ." -- Kami Garcia, bestselling coauthor of Beautiful Creatures & author of Unbreakable <br>  <br> " An exuberant mix of space opera, romance, zombies, hackers, and political thrills."   -- Scott Westerfeld, bestselling author of  Zeroes and Uglies <br>   <br> " Stunningly creative. Smart, funny, and romantic ."  -- Veronica Rossi, bestselling author of Under the Never Sky <br>  <br> "This is one of those rare books that will truly keep your heart pounding." -- Beth Revis, bestselling author of Across the Universe <br>  <br> " This book is xxxxing awesome ."<br> -- Laini Taylor, bestselling author of Daughter of Smoke and Bone