The thrilling, award-winning, bestselling Interdependency series, from Hugo Award-winning and New York Times bestselling author John Scalzi, now repackaged for new and old readers alike in the Interdependency Boxed Set . The Flow--the naturally-occurring highway humans use to travel between the stars--is breaking down. It's up to a starship owner, a scientist, and the Emperox of the Interdependency to race against the clock in order to salvage political control over the remaining connected human colonies. Snappy dialogue, dynamic action sequences, and political skullduggery--The Interdependency sequence is a galaxy-spanning science fiction adventure for the ages. The Interdependency Boxed Set includes the novels The Collapsing Empire , The Consuming Fire , and The Last Emperox .