The book will feature seven pop-up Star Trek scenes, spanning the entire prime timeline: The USS Enterprise NCC-1701, the icon tribble pile scene from The Trouble with Tribbles, a Klingon Bird of Prey, a Borg Cube, Deep Space 9, Captain Proton's Bride of Chaotica, and the Enterprise NX-01. These have been designed by Courtney Watson McCarthy, whose previous publications have brought to life the buildings of Antoni Gaudi, and impossible images of M.C. Escher. Amazon have now released the back cover image of the Star Trek book, giving us the first look at four of her new Trek creations:
Text in the book comes from experienced Trek non-fiction writing team of Paula M. Block and Terry J. Erdmann. If Amazons are accurate, then it will first be out in France in September, with the rest of Europe seeing it in October, and finally North America getting it in November!
Here's the blurb:
A legendary sci-fi epic as you’ve never seen it before—including the Klingon Bird of Prey, the Bride of Chaotica, and the Enterprise herself, all literally bursting off the page
Star Trek is one of the most enduring franchises in Hollywood entertainment history. Part of the public consciousness since 1966, it spans the worlds of television and the movies and counts millions of fans worldwide. Now Star Trek Pop-Ups delivers seven iconic Star Trek moments in a new way—popping off the page in three dimensions. From the original USS Enterprise in flight to the dreaded Borg cube from The Next Generation and beyond, here is an unforgettable series of alien encounters and thrilling action scenes, featuring memorable moments from Deep Space Nine, Voyager and Enterprise. Bursting with energy and ingenuity, Star Trek Pop-Ups will capture the imaginations of fans young and old. 7 pop-ups and 25 illustrations, all in color.