Colony One Mars (Colony Mars Book 1) by Gerald M. Kilby


**How can a colony on Mars survive when the greatest danger on the planet is humanity itself?**

All contact is lost with the first human colony on Mars during a long and destructive sandstorm. Satellite imagery of the aftermath shows extensive damage to the facility, and the fifty-four colonists who called it home are presumed dead.

Three years later, a new mission sets down on the planet surface to investigate what remains of the derelict site. MORE >

But, it’s not long before they realize the colony is not as lifeless as everyone thoughtSomeone is still alive -- hiding out somewhere

Yet, before they can find the elusive colonist a strange illness starts to affect the crewPressure now mounts on Biologist, DrJann Malbec, to locate the source and find a way to fight itHowever, as she investigates she begins to suspect a dark and deadly secret lurking within the facilityA secret that threatens not just the crew but the entire population of Earth

With limited resources and time running out, she must find some answers and find them fastBecause if she doesn't, none of them will be going home.


What Amazon readers are saying:

★★★★★ ‘Surpassed Expectations - This was an outstanding read!’

★★★★★ ‘It's been a long time since a book made me stay up all night just to find out the endingThis book is superb!’

★★★★★ ‘Fast paced, intriguing science fiction thriller that just rolls off the pagesCan't wait for the next installment…’

★★★★★ ‘A wonderful adventure… Like a blend of Heinlein and Weir…’

★★★★★ ‘This is a superior work of Sci-Fi authorshipThe novel is totally engaging and highly believable The author is technically well versed which adds greatly to the authenticity of the narrativeA must read.’

★★★★★ ‘I really enjoyed this book… A real roller-coasterGreat charactersbelievable plot-line and nail-biting suspense.’

★★★★★ ‘Love itCould not put it downAction drama, death and mayhemWhat's not to like?’

★★★★★ ‘I don't normally read SF but my husband got it and I started looking at it… and couldn't put it downI really enjoyed it.’

★★★★★ ’Terrific novel! …my only comment is that I lost a lot of sleep reading… Think I will wait till morning to start Colony TwoOn second thought what the heck - it's only 3:30 AM!’


About Colony One Mars:

This is the first book in a Sci-Fi series set in a human colony on MarsThe science depicted is, for the most part, plausibleIn other words, what’s technically possible with either current technology or taking experimental research a step or two furtherThat said, you won’t need a calculator or a slide-rule to enjoy the story


Reading Order:
Book 1: Colony One Mars
Book 2: Colony Two Mars
Book 3: Colony Three Mars (Completes the trilogy)
Book 4: Jezero City, Colony Four Mars (Can be read as a stand-alone novel)

The Belt Series:
Book 1: Entanglement
Book 2: Entropy
Book 3: Evolution (Due out Sep)






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More books by Gerald M. Kilby

REACTION: A Technothriller
Colony Two Mars (Colony Mars Book 2)
Colony Three Mars (Colony Mars Book 3)
Jezero City (Colony Mars Book 4)
Entanglement: The Belt