Category: Near-Future

The Worlds Trilogy: Worlds, Worlds Apart, and Worlds Enough and Time

The Worlds Trilogy: Worlds, Worlds Apart, and Worlds Enough and Time

The acclaimed author of The Forever War imagines a future in which most of humanity has abandoned Earth, living in man-made habitats orbiting a troubled world. In Worlds, Worlds Apart, and Worlds Enough and Time, the acclaimed Hugo and Nebula Award–winning author of The Forever War imagines a near future rife with exhilarating and terrifying…

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Smoke Eaters

Smoke Eaters

When dragons rise from the earth, firefighters are humanity’s last line of defence, in this wild near-future fantasy. Firefighter Cole Brannigan is on the verge of retirement after 30 years on the job, and a decade fighting dragons. But during his final fire call, he discovers he’s immune to dragon smoke. It’s such a rare…

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Twilight of the City: A Novel of the Near Future

Twilight of the City: A Novel of the Near Future

Very good hardcover with DJ. COLLECTIBLE FIRST EDITION. FORMER COLLECTOR’S COPY. Pages are clean and unmarked. Covers show very minor shelf wear. Binding is tight, hinges strong. Dust jacket shows very light edge wear. Presented with clear mylar ARCHIVAL book jacket cover. Buy on Amazon.com

The Circle of Thirteen

The Circle of Thirteen

In 2082, a catastrophic explosion rocks the dedication ceremony of the new United Nations in New York City. Security Director Julia Moro is on the job, chasing after the misogynistic leader of Patria, a long-disbanded international terrorist organization now being whispered about again on the streets. This dangerous, shadowy figure has been linked to several…

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NanoCorporate: A Novel of the Near Future

NanoCorporate: A Novel of the Near Future

Investigating a murder, cop Olivia Jardan uncovers evidence that the death was an assassination, violating the great compromise between the corporate consensus and the religious Interfaith–the organizations that rule what was once the United States. Jardan knows too much and both sides need her silenced–permanently. Author Rob Preece extrapolates on current social and technological trends…

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The Forever Man: A Near-Future Thriller

The Forever Man: A Near-Future Thriller

From the author of The Deus Machine and The Third Pandemic comes a fast-paced thriller about the power of harnessing life itself—and the deadly secrets it conceals.   Portland, Oregon, was once a beacon of promise and prosperity. Now it’s the epicenter of a world gone wrong, its streets overrun by victims and hustlers, drifters…

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The Year of the Flood: A Novel

The Year of the Flood: A Novel

The long-awaited new novel from Margaret Atwood. The Year of the Flood is a dystopic masterpiece and a testament to her visionary power. The times and species have been changing at a rapid rate, and the social compact is wearing as thin as environmental stability. Adam One, the kindly leader of the God’s Gardeners—a religion…

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Counterfeit Conspiracy: Policing Post-Apocalyptic Britain (Strike a Match Book 2)

Counterfeit Conspiracy: Policing Post-Apocalyptic Britain (Strike a Match Book 2)

As nations rebuild, democracy is under threat. In 2019, the AIs went to war. Millions died before a nuclear holocaust brought an end to their brief reign of terror. Billions more succumbed to radiation poisoning, disease, and the chaotic violence of that apocalypse. Some survived. They rebuilt. Twenty years later, civilisation is a dim shadow…

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Rule 34

Rule 34

“The most spectacular science fiction writer of recent years” (Vernor Vinge, author of Rainbows End) presents a near-future thriller. Detective Inspector Liz Kavanaugh is head of the Rule 34 Squad, monitoring the Internet to determine whether people are engaging in harmless fantasies or illegal activities. Three ex-con spammers have been murdered, and Liz must uncover…

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