Daughter of Elysium - An Elysium Cycle Novel by Joan Slonczewski
Approx. 168,450 words.
Published on October 26, 2009 by
The pristine city of Elysium floats on the water world of Shora, inhabited by "immortals" who have succeeded in unlocking the secrets of life. Outsider Blackbear Windclan wants to share the secret of immortality with his own people, but can he, and the City of Elysium, survive the corruption and decadence that immortality has bred into the ageless society?