Category: Colonization

Secret Salvation (Salvation Trilogy) (Volume 1)

Secret Salvation (Salvation Trilogy) (Volume 1)

Dr. Joseph Bishop learns the truth of the Eden Foundation’s financial support of his breakthrough cancer research. Gabriel D’Angelo, with the Foundation, confesses a secret, protected by Eden, of the coming obliteration of Earth in 2020, five years away. His research will sustain the future of human civilization… not on Earth, but on Mars. “We…

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Jupiter: A Novel (The Grand Tour)

Jupiter: A Novel (The Grand Tour)

Grant Archer only wanted to study astrophysics. But the forces of the “New Morality,” the coalition of censorious do-gooders who run 21st-century America, have other plans for him. To his distress, Grant is torn from his young bride and sent to a research station in orbit around Jupiter, to spy on the scientists who work…

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Ursula K. Le Guin: Hainish Novels and Stories, Vol. 2: The Word for World Is Forest / Five Ways to Forgiveness / The Telling / Stories (The Library of America)

Ursula K. Le Guin: Hainish Novels and Stories, Vol. 2: The Word for World Is Forest / Five Ways to Forgiveness / The Telling / Stories (The Library of America)

The star-spanning story of humanity’s colonization of other planets, Ursula K. Le Guin’s visionary Hainish novels and stories redrew the map of modern science fiction, making it a rich field for literary explorations of “the nature of human nature,” as Margaret Atwood has described Le Guin’s subject. Now, for the first time, the complete Hainish novels and stories are collected in a definitive…

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The Frozen Sky: A Novel

The Frozen Sky: A Novel

“I’m hooked.” -Larry Niven“A first-rate adventure.” -Allen Steele BENEATH THE ICE Something is alive inside Jupiter’s ice moon Europa. Robot probes find an ancient tunnel beneath the surface, its walls carved with strange hieroglyphics. Led by elite engineer Alexis Vonderach, a team of scientists descends into the dark… where they confront a savage race older…

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Moving Mars: A Novel

Moving Mars: A Novel

From the author of the classic Eon Trilogy, the Nebula Award-winning novel of human courage and love set within the greater saga of a planetary liberation movement. Mars is a colonial world, governed by corporate interests on Earth. The citizens of Mars are hardworking, but held back by their lack of access to the best…

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The Moon and the Other

The Moon and the Other

A Washington Post Best Science Fiction and Fantasy Selection of 2017 “Charming, sexy.” —The Washington Post John Kessel, one of the most visionary writers in the field, has created a rich matriarchal utopia, set in the near future on the moon, a society that is flawed by love and sex, and on the brink of…

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Shadows in Flight (The Shadow Series)

Shadows in Flight (The Shadow Series)

Ender’s Shadow explores the stars in this all-new novel… At the end of Shadow of the Giant, Bean flees to the stars with three of his children–the three who share the engineered genes that gave him both hyper-intelligence and a short, cruel physical life. The time dilation granted by the speed of their travel gives…

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