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10 Reasons Why You Need To Read THE LONG WAY TO A SMALL, ANGRY PLANET

1.       Because it will make you happy. We promise.

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2.       Because it’s all about diversity without shouting about it.

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3.       Because you will fall in love with each and every character. Guaranteed.

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4.       Because it’s about everyday heroes, not just the ones with the superpowers and the big guns.

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5.       Because it’ll make you want to swap your Earth-bound existence for life on board a patched-up old spaceship.

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6.       Because it’ll make you feel like you’re hanging out on the bridge of the Millennium Falcon.

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7.       Because it’s so very, very human – despite, or perhaps because of, the fact that the characters span multiple species.

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8.       Because you can travel across the galaxies from the comfort of your reading nook (we recommend pillow forts).

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9.       Because it features not one but several kick-ass female heroines.

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10.   Because Becky Chambers is a bright shining new talent and soon it’s going to be very uncool not to have discovered her.

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Bonus Reason. You shouldn’t judge a book by it’s cover. But in this case… Look how amazing it is.

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