The Keeping Place: The Obernewtyn Chronicles 4

By Isobelle Carmody

While a Misfit is abducted, Elspeth reveals she has little selection yet to hitch the turning out to be uprising opposed to the Council. Her striking psychological powers may well tip the scales of the fight, yet Elspeth feels torn among toppling the corrupt authoritarian regime and looking clues important to a extra own quest—her ambition to smash what continues to be of the Beforetime weaponmachines.

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Final Dawn: The Thrilling Post-Apocalyptic Series (Final Dawn, Volume 3)

By Mike Kraus

The ultimate bankruptcy within the outstanding saga is here!
This publication includes the 3rd and ultimate season of ultimate sunrise: The exciting Post-Apocalyptic sequence. within you'll locate the most particular post-apocalyptic mystery tales ever written.
When the tip of the realm arrived, it got here now not with a bang, as so much anticipated, yet with extra of a "pfft" instead.
Humanity has been torn asunder and taken to the sting of overall annihilation in below an hour. when you died, it was once a brief demise, so quick that their brains didn't have time to procedure the discomfort indications from their nerves. in case you survived, the genuine horror is ready to start as they try not to basically remain alive, yet discover what occurred to deliver one of these speedy finish to the realm as they knew it.
Final sunrise is an exhilarating new post-apocalyptic sequence that follows the adventure of 4 those who survived the tip of days.
Leonard McComb - A grizzled veteran of the recent York urban sanitation division, trapped underground within the city's immense sewer method while the area ended.
Nancy Sims - An accountant, touring around the plains of the Midwest in the direction of a brand new task, stuck in the course of nowhere, destruction throughout her.
Marcus Warden - A self-made millionaire from long island, traveling in a countrywide woodland of West Virginia while the bombs fell.
Rachel Walsh - A spouse and mom whose kinfolk is swept away within the blink of a watch, being affected by her loss and the dawning awareness of what can have actually transpired to result in the top of the realm.

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Day by Day Armageddon: Shattered Hourglass

By J. L. Bourne

The acclaimed army mystery of the zombie apocalypse from the writer of Day by way of Day Armageddon and Day via Day Armageddon: past Exile!

In a determined bid to take again the continental United States—where hordes of undead now dominate the ravaged human population—a military commander leads an international undertaking to the center of the pandemic. activity strength Hourglass is humanity’s ultimate desire, and his team’s agonizing judgements might suggest residing another day—or surrendering to the everlasting hell that exists among lifestyles and loss of life.

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Always Coming Home

By Ursula K. Le Guin

Ursula Le Guin's Always Coming domestic is an enormous paintings of the mind's eye from one in all America's most precious writers of technology fiction. greater than 5 years within the making, it's a novel in contrast to the other. A wealthy and intricate interweaving of tale and delusion, poem, paintings, and track, it absolutely immerses the reader within the tradition of the Kesh, a relaxed humans of the some distance destiny who inhabit a spot referred to as the Valley at the Northern Pacific Coast.

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The Postman

By David Brin

This can be the tale of a lie that turned the main strong type of truth.  A undying novel as urgently compelling as War Day or Alas, Babylon, David Brin's The Postman is the dramatically relocating saga of a guy who rekindled the spirit of the United States throughout the energy of a dream, from a contemporary grasp of technological know-how fiction.

He used to be a survivor--a wanderer who traded stories for nutrition and guard at the hours of darkness and savage aftermath of a devastating war.  Fate touches him one sit back winter's day whilst he borrows the jacket of a long-dead postal employee to guard himself from the cold.  The outdated, worn uniform nonetheless has strength as an emblem of desire, and with it he starts off to weave his maximum story, of a kingdom at the highway to restoration.

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Renewal 9 - Delay Tactics

By JF Perkins

Book Details:

Publisher: JF Perkins
Publication Date: 2011-09-06
Number of Pages: 56
Website: Amazon, LibraryThing, Google Books

Synopsis from Amazon:

The Knights of the White God are at the circulation, pushed to espresso County through vengeance, the place they've got each purpose of providing their very own twisted justice to invoice Carter and his group. thankfully for invoice, horse-mounted acquaintances in Bedford County are ready to spring a few grotesque surprises that may most probably result in horse drawn nightmares for a long time. The Carter relatives, relieved of the main pressing possibility, starts to organize for long-term survival and the alterations that include a brand new part of existence.

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The Sending (Obernewtyn Chronicles, Book 7)

By Isobelle Carmody

As soon as kept away from as a Misfit for the powers that set her aside, Elspeth Gordie has ultimately came across happiness and love. but if she gets the long-awaited summons to start her ultimate quest, she needs to slip out within the evening and go away all that she loves at the back of with no asserting a unmarried so long. Elspeth units off around the poisonous Blacklands with assistance from a pack of mutant wolves to discover the traditional guns that after loosed chaos and loss of life upon the area. these guns have all started to stir...

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The Windup Girl

By Paolo Bacigalupi

Winner of the Hugo and Nebula awards for top novel, a brand new variation of the break-out technological know-how fiction debut that includes extra tales and a Q&A with the author.

Anderson Lake is AgriGen’s Calorie guy, despatched to paintings undercover as a manufacturing unit supervisor in Thailand whereas combing Bangkok’s highway markets looking for foodstuffs considered extinct, hoping to harvest the bounty of history’s misplaced calories.

Emiko is the Windup lady, an odd and gorgeous creature. Emiko isn't really human; she is an engineered being, grown and programmed to meet the decadent whims of a Kyoto businessman, yet now deserted to the streets of Bangkok. considered as soulless beings by means of a few, devils by way of others, New everyone is slaves, squaddies, and toys of the wealthy during this chilling close to destiny during which calorie businesses rule the realm, the oil age has handed, and the unwanted side effects of bio-engineered plagues run rampant around the globe.

What occurs whilst energy turn into foreign money? What occurs whilst bio-terrorism turns into a device for company gains and forces mankind to the cusp of post-human evolution? Bacigalupi gives you essentially the most highly-acclaimed technology fiction novels of the twenty-first century.

In this fresh variation celebrating the book’s reception into the canon of celebrated smooth technological know-how fiction, accompanying the textual content are novelettes exploring the dystopian global of The Windup Girl, the Theodore Sturgeon Award-winning “The Calorie guy” and “Yellow Card Man.” additionally integrated is an specific Q&A with the writer describing his writing strategy, the political weather into which his debut novel used to be released, and the way forward for technological know-how fiction.

Skyhorse Publishing, below our evening coloration and Talos imprints, is proud to submit a extensive variety of titles for readers drawn to technology fiction (space opera, time trip, not easy SF, alien invasion, near-future dystopia), fable (grimdark, sword and sorcery, modern city myth, steampunk, substitute history), and horror (zombies, vampires, and the occult and supernatural), and masses extra. whereas now not each name we post turns into a New York Times bestseller, a countrywide bestseller, or a Hugo or Nebula award-winner, we're devoted to publishing caliber books from a various workforce of authors.

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The Water Wars

By Cameron Stracher

Welcome to a destiny the place water is extra worthwhile than oil or gold...

countless numbers of hundreds of thousands of individuals have already died, and hundreds of thousands extra will quickly fall-victims of ailment, starvation, and dehydration. it's a time of drought and battle. The rivers have dried up, the polar caps have melted, and drinkable water is now within the palms of the robust few. There are fines for losing it and criminal sentences for exceeding the quotas.

But Kai did not appear to care approximately any of this. He stood within the open highway ingesting water from a plastic cup, then spilled the rest drops into the airborne dirt and dust. He did not visit institution, and he traveled with armed guards. Kai claimed he knew a secret-something the govt. is maintaining from us...

after which he used to be long past. Vanished in the midst of the evening. was once he abducted? Did he flee? Is he alive or useless? There are not any clues, in simple terms questions. And nobody can bet the lengths to which they'll visit maintain him silent. we need to locate him-and the truth-before it's too overdue for all of us.

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Lucifer's Hammer

By Larry Niven, Jerry Pournelle

The large comet had slammed into Earth, forging earthquakes one thousand instances too robust to degree at the Richter scale, tidal waves hundreds of thousands of ft excessive. towns have been become oceans; oceans become steam. It used to be the start of a brand new Ice Age and the top of civilization. yet for the terrified women and men likelihood had stored, it was once additionally the sunrise of a brand new fight for survival--a fight extra harmful and not easy than any they'd ever known....
"Massively entertaining."

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