Category: Science Fiction
By Glenn Greenberg
STARFLEET CORPS OF ENGINEERS
The U.S.S. da Vinci is shipped to Vemlar to help within the development of a brand new research-and-development facility, run by way of an interstellar company mogul named Rod Portlyn. yet there's extra to Portlyn's enterprise dealings than meet the attention, as a bunch referred to as Taru Bolivar is attempting to sabotage the Vemlar project.
Soon the mixed crews of the da Vinci and the Starship Enterprise™ locate themselves embroiled in a clash that can result in disaster!
THE artwork OF THE DEAL
By James Swallow
With out nutrients, provides, or a manner domestic, Colonel Everett younger unearths himself answerable for a challenge that has long past improper prior to it has even began. Stranded and on my own at the some distance part of the universe, the mismatched staff of scientists, technicians, and armed forces group of workers have just one aim: staying alive. As personalities conflict and desperation takes carry, salvation lies within the fingers of Dr. Nicholas Rush, the fellow chargeable for their plight.
By Michael Moorcock
'There are darkish tides runing during the universe...'
Miggea - a celeb at the very fringe of fact. The cusp among this universe and the subsequent. some extent the place space-time has worn skinny, and is at risk of collapsing... And the venue for the grand finals of the contest to win the fabled Arrow of Law.
The health professional and Amy have joined the Terraphiles - a bunch enthusiastic about all elements of Earth's background, and devoted to re-enacting old physical activities. they're decided to win the Arrow. yet simply attending to Miggea proves difficult. truth is collapsing, ships are disappearing, and Captain Cornelius and his pirates are trying to find effortless pickings.
Even after they arrive, the health practitioner and Amy's issues won't be over. they need to discover who's so desirous to get the Arrow of legislations that they are going to kill for it. And discover the traitor on their lonesome staff. And win the competition reasonable and square.
And, in fact, they should store the universe from overall destruction.
By L. E. Modesitt Jr.
This omnibus includes novels by means of L.E. Modesitt that include a bigger tale unit, Timedivers sunrise and The Timegod (expanded from his first novel, The Fires of Paratime). They have been previously released in mass marketplace unique shape and at the moment are mixed and released jointly for the 1st time, in alternate paperback. they're a little bit resembling the swap warfare tales of Fritz Lieber, and even if they're technology fiction, they include exciting connections to the fable universe of Modesitts Recluce novels.
By Philip K. Dick
Millgate, Virginie. Un trou perdu au fond des Appalaches. Quelques bars, quelques boutiques qui s'échelonnent le lengthy de los angeles grand-rue... Une petite ville tranquille, confite dans ses habitudes, où rien ne semble devoir changer. Jusqu'au jour où c'est l. a. réalité elle-même qui bascule.
Dans un roman où le fantastique le dispute à l'horreur, Philip okay. Dick fait passer le souffle des grand combats cosmiques ici même, à notre porte.
By Douglas Adams
Salut, et encore merci pour le poisson (titre unique : see you later, and thank you for the entire fish) est le quatrième quantity de los angeles « trilogie en cinq volumes » Le consultant du voyageur galactique, imaginée par Douglas Adams. Il a été écrit en 1984 et fut traduit en français par Jean Bonnefoy en 1994.
La Terre, censée avoir été détruite par les Vogons pour laisser position à une voie expresse hyperspatiale, est, à l. a. shock générale, toujours là. Arthur Dent retourne donc chez lui, retrouve sa maison et sa vie. Il rencontre Fenchurch, avec qui il a beaucoup de issues communs. Ils vont chercher à comprendre ce qui s'est passé sur Terre et remark les dauphins ont disparu.
Ford Prefect, lui aussi, rejoint l. a. Terre et les aide à partir en quête du dernier message de Dieu à Sa création.
By James P. Hogan
Within the twenty first century, scientists Victor Hunt and Chris Danchekker, doing study on Ganymede, allure a small band of pleasant extraterrestrial beings misplaced in time, who start to demonstrate anything of the foundation of mankind. eventually, guy inspiration he comprehended his position within the Universe . . . till he discovered of the Watchers within the stars!
By David Ely
What might you quit for a moment chance?
Antiochus Wilson is totally and completely uninterested in his existence, till he gets the decision that adjustments every little thing. while the voice at the different finish of the road grants him pleasure, wealth, and happiness, he's greater than a bit intrigued.
Arriving at a rapidly scrawled tackle, Wilson discovers a mysterious and unique association that gives its consumers complete new lives . . . for a cost. The association arranges for a client's death or disappearance and clothes every one with a brand new physique within which to start back. yet there's no turning again, and no room for second-guessing. whilst Wilson starts off to query his new situations and pushes a few very well-established barriers a piece too some distance for the organization's convenience, his moment probability could be his final.
By John C. Wright
Countless numbers of years sooner or later, after the cave in of the Western global, younger Menelaus Illation Montrose grows up in what was Texas as a gunslinging duelist for rent. yet Montrose can be a mathematical genius—and a romantic who goals of a destiny during which humanity rises from the ashes to take its position one of the stars.
The probability to aid herald that destiny comes while Montrose is recruited for a manned interstellar project to enquire an artifact of alien foundation. often called the Monument, the artifact is inscribed with information so advanced, just a posthuman brain can decipher it. So Montrose does the unthinkable: he injects himself with a deadly biochemical drug designed to spice up his already ambitious mind to superhuman intelligence. It drives him mad.
Nearly centuries later, his sanity restored, Montrose is woke up from cryo-suspension without reminiscence of his posthuman activities, to discover Earth remodeled in unusual and traumatic methods, and learns that the Monument nonetheless includes a mystery he needs to decode—one that might outline humanity’s real destiny within the universe.