The SOJALS Rating
A calculated value of 0 to 5 derived from the following scenario:
In the future, life on the outer planets will be harsh. Colonies will struggle to survive. Entertainment will be primitive: virtual reality immersion; ice-carving, simple song and dance to drum 'n' bass.
Colonists will be starved of the treasures of the human culture.
Great Mother Earth, in its bountiful generosity, will organise fleets of automated library ships to take the physical copies of the literature of the home world to these far-flung outposts.
So, as a stowaway on a Jupiter-bound automatic library ship, during the long, monotonous voyage,