Fahrenheit 451 – Ray Bradbury

Libro Fahrenheit 451 - Ray Bradbury

The hauntingly prophetic classic novel set in a not-too-distant future where books are burned by a special task force of firemen. Over 1 million copies sold in the UK. Guy Montag is a fireman. His job is to burn books, which are forbidden, being the source of all discord and unhappiness. Even so, Montag is […]

Frankenstein – Mary Shelley

Libro Frankenstein - Mary Shelley

Jugar a ser Dios es cosa fácil, pero tiene, para todos los involucrados, creadores y criaturas por igual, un alto, altísimo precio que entre todos pagamos tarde o temprano. Este libro nos lo hace ver y comprender magistralmente. Una criatura que ha sido engendrada con restos de cadáveres descubre que ha sido cruelmente engañada por […]

El fin de la eternidad – Isaac Asimov

Libro El fin de la eternidad - Isaac Asimov

Una de las obras más relevantes de Asimov. Un hito de las novelas sobre viajes temporales. En el siglo XXVII, la Tierra funda una organización llamada Eternidad, enviando sus emisarios al pasado y al futuro para abrir el comercio entre las diferentes épocas, y para alterar la larga y a veces trágica historia de la […]

Rendezvous with Rama – Arthur C. Clarke

Libro Rendezvous with Rama - Arthur C. Clarke

Rama is a vast alien spacecraft that enters the Solar System, A perfect cylinder some fifty kilometres long, spinning rapidly, racing through space, Rama is a technological marvel, a mysterious and deeply enigmatic alien artifact. It is Mankind's first visitor from the stars and must be investigated . . . Winner of the Hugo Award […]

Absolution Gap – Alastair Reynolds

Libro Absolution Gap - Alastair Reynolds

Take another awe-inspiring leap into the darkly imagined future of REVELATION SPACE, where it is time for Humanity to meet its Unmakers. Mankind has endured centuries of horrific plague and a particularly brutal interstellar war … but there is still no time for peace and quiet. Stirred from aeons of sleep, the Inhibitors – ancient […]

Extinction Game – Gary Gibson

Libro Extinction Game - Gary Gibson

Dans un univers de mondes parallèles à l’infini, la vie est une denrée fragile et l’humanité plus encore. Toutes les apocalypses sont possibles. Entre l’hiver volcanique, l’astéroïde dévastateur et l’épidémie ultime, qu’elle soit d’origine naturelle ou délibérément provoquée, le choix est sans limites. Telle que racontée par lui-même, ce livre est l’aventure de Jerry Beche, […]

The Songs of Distant Earth – Arthur C. Clarke

Libro The Songs of Distant Earth - Arthur C. Clarke

Earth refugees threaten a peaceful space settlement in this influential novel from the Golden Age science fiction author of 2001: A Space Odyssey .   More than two thousand years in the future, a small human colony thrives on the ocean paradise of Thalassa—sent there centuries ago to continue the human race before Earth’s destruction. […]

Metro 2033 – Dmitry Glukhovsky

Libro Metro 2033 - Dmitry Glukhovsky

The basis of three bestselling computer games Metro 2033 and Metro Last Light, and Metro: Exodus. The year is 2033. The world has been reduced to rubble. Humanity is nearly extinct. The half-destroyed cities have become uninhabitable through radiation. Beyond their boundaries, they say, lie endless burned-out deserts and the remains of splintered forests. Survivors […]