->"There was something wonderful before this. What was it?"

''Hull Zero Three'' is a 2010 ScienceFiction novel by Creator/GregBear (Also known for ''Literature/TheWaySeries'').

It follows the story of a man who awakens on a star ship unsure of who he is or what he is doing. Monsters roam the spaceship.

If that sounds a lot like the 2009 film ''Film/{{Pandorum}}'', rest assured this story ends up far, far differently.

!!Tropes appearing in this novel:
* ArtificialGravity: Averted. The lack of gravity and the variable spin of the hull impact the characters often.
* CloningBlues: All of the main characters are clones the ship made in an effort to fix itself.
* DeathOfAThousandCuts: The spaceship is headed down this road.
* LegoGenetics: The author ''adores'' this trope.
* TheNameless: Almost everyone except for Tsinoy. [[spoiler: Up until the girls named them that is.]]
* NoOSHACompliance: Most of the ship lacks signage and easy-to-understand instructions, considering its job.
* OntologicalMystery: The main character wakes up and has to figure everything out.
* RagnarokProofing: [[spoiler: in the end the ship is able to achieve its objective.]]
* TranshumanAliens: All of the protagonists.
* XMeetsY: ''Film/{{Pandorum}}'' meets ''Film/{{Moon}}''.