Children of Ruin (Children of Time #2)

29 February 2020 | By Adrian Tchaikovsky | Filed in: hard science fiction.

The astonishing sequel to Children of Time, the award winning novel of humanity s battle for survival on a terraformed planet Long ago, Earth s terraforming program sent ships out to build new homes for humanity among the stars and made an unexpected discovery a planet with life But the

Strange Dogs (The Expanse, #6.5)

29 February 2020 | By James S.A. Corey | Filed in: hard science fiction.

Like many before them, Cara and her family ventured through the gates as scientists and researchers, driven to carve out a new life and uncover the endless possibilities of the unexplored alien worlds now within reach But soon the soldiers followed and under this new order Cara makes a discovery


29 February 2020 | By Brandon Q. Morris | Filed in: hard science fiction.

Im Jahre 2031 finden Forscher in den Signalen einer Roboter Sonde, die den Saturnmond Enceladus studiert, eindeutige Spuren biologischer Aktivit t Beweise f r au erirdisches Leben eine Weltsensation F nfzehn Jahre sp ter macht sich ein eilig daf r gebautes, bemanntes Raumschiff auf die weite


29 February 2020 | By Daniel Suarez | Filed in: hard science fiction.

When itinerant cave diver James Tighe receives an invitation to billionaire Nathan Joyce s private island, he thinks it must be a mistake But Tighe s unique skill set makes him a prime candidate for Joyce s high risk venture to mine a near earth asteroid with the goal of kick starting an entire

Salvation (Salvation Sequence #1)

29 February 2020 | By Peter F. Hamilton | Filed in: hard science fiction.

Humanity s complex relationship with technology spirals out of control in this first book of an all new trilogy from the owner of the most powerful imagination in science fiction Ken Follett In 2204, humanity is expanding into the wider galaxy in leaps and bounds A new technology of linked

Odysseus Ascendant (Odyssey One #7)

29 February 2020 | By Evan Currie | Filed in: hard science fiction.

A mysterious entity may be the key to a starship s survival or a terrifying new threat as the Odyssey One series continues The Empire has set its sights on its next target human Terrans As effective allies of the Priminae, the denizens of Earth have proven themselves enemies to the Empire, and

Supernova Era

29 February 2020 | By Liu Cixin | Filed in: hard science fiction.

From Cixin Liu, the New York Times bestselling and Hugo award winning author of The Three Body Problem, comes a new science fiction masterpiece In those days, Earth was a planet in space.In those days, Beijing was a city on Earth.On this night, history as known to humanity came to an end Eight

Not Alone

29 February 2020 | By Craig A. Falconer | Filed in: hard science fiction.

Aliens exist, the government knows, and Dan McCarthy just found the proof When Dan McCarthy stumbles upon a folder containing evidence of the conspiracy to end all conspiracies a top level alien cover up he leaks the files without a second thought The incredible truth revealed by Dan s leak

Quantum Space (Quantum, #1)

29 February 2020 | By Douglas Phillips | Filed in: hard science fiction.

This is an alternate Cover Edition for ASIN B06ZY9T5Y5 If you liked the authenticity of The Martian, the page turning pace of Da Vinci Code, and the inspirational world view of Arthur C Clarke, you ll love Quantum Space High above the windswept plains of Kazakhstan, three astronauts on board a

Atmosphaera Incognita

29 February 2020 | By Neal Stephenson | Filed in: hard science fiction.

For than two decades, Neal Stephenson has been the reigning master of the epic fictional narrative His vast, intellectually rigorous books have ranged in setting from the distant past The Baroque Cycle to the modern era Reamde to the remote future Anathem, Seveneves But when Stephenson

The Freeze-Frame Revolution

29 February 2020 | By Peter Watts | Filed in: hard science fiction.

2019 John W Campbell Memorial Award Finalist This THIS is the cutting edge of science fiction Richard K Morgan, author of Altered Carbon How do you stage a mutiny when you re only awake one day in a million How do you conspire when your tiny handful of potential allies changes with each job

Elysium Fire (Prefect Dreyfus Emergency #2)

29 February 2020 | By Alastair Reynolds | Filed in: hard science fiction.

Ten thousand city state habitats orbit the planet Yellowstone, forming a near perfect democratic human paradise But even utopia needs a police force For the citizens of the Glitter Band that organization is Panoply, and the prefects are its operatives.Prefect Tom Dreyfus has a new emergency on his

Edges (Inverted Frontier #1)

29 February 2020 | By Linda Nagata | Filed in: hard science fiction.

From the Edge of Apocalypse Deception Well is a world on the edge, home to an isolated remnant surviving at the farthest reach of human expansion All across the frontier, other worlds have succumbed to the relentless attacks of robotic alien warships, while hundreds of light years away, the core

Perihelion Summer

29 February 2020 | By Greg Egan | Filed in: hard science fiction.

Greg Egan s Perihelion Summer is a story of people struggling to adapt to a suddenly alien environment, and the friendships and alliances they forge as they try to find their way in a world where the old maps have lost their meaning Taraxippus is coming a black hole one tenth the mass of the sun

The Martian

29 February 2020 | By Andy Weir | Filed in: hard science fiction.

Six days ago, astronaut Mark Watney became one of the first people to walk on Mars Now, he s sure he ll be the first person to die there After a dust storm nearly kills him and forces his crew to evacuate while thinking him dead, Mark finds himself stranded and completely alone with no way to even