The human adventure is just beginning!
Star Trek: The Motion Picture is a Star Trek: The Original Series novelization of the movie of the same name. Written by Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry, Star Trek: The Motion Picture was the first novel to be released by Pocket Books in December 1979.
- The writer-producer who created Mr. Spock and all the other Star Trek characters – who invented the starship Enterprise, who gave the show its look, its ideals – puts it all together again here in his first Star Trek novel!
- Their first five-year mission is over. Kirk, Spock, McCoy, Scotty, all the crew have scattered to other jobs or other lives. Now they are together again on a fabulously refitted USS Enterprise as an incredibly destructive power threatens Earth and the Human race.