Reading progress update: I've read 236 out of 398 pages.

Across the Universe - Beth Revis

"If there's a bunch of evil aliens already on the new planet, Daddy will take care of them."

 

Damn evil aliens objecting to their planet being terraformed and overrun by greedy humans. The nerve! Never mind that from their perspective it's the humans who are the evil aliens. Let's not let pesky things like ethics and empathy get in the way of our corporate interstellar conquest. :P