By Camille Picott
Published: December 20, 2011.
In a world devastated by massive climate change, the Chinese government holds the key to terraforming distant planets. Humankind envies those chosen for the voyage. But for Senya, a part Chinese, part Caucasian six-year-old from Hong Kong, life in the cramped, interstellar society is lonely and miserable. She struggles to understand her mixed race and to find a place in her new home.