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If Tomorrow Comes

Yesterday's Kin Trilogy #2

by Nancy Kress Tom Doherty Associates (March 06, 2018)

Nancy Kress returns with If Tomorrow Comes, the sequel of Tomorrow's Kin, part of an all-new hard science fiction trilogy based on a Nebula Award-winning novella

iO9--28 New SFF Books Worth Checking out in March...


Titan

NASA Trilogy #2

by Stephen Baxter HarperCollins e-books (June 07, 2011)

Humankind's greatest--and last--adventure!

Possible signs of organic life have been found on Titan, Saturn's largest moon. A group of visionaries led by NASA's Paula Benacerraf plan a daring one-way mission...


Tomorrow's Kin

Yesterday's Kin Trilogy #1

by Nancy Kress Tom Doherty Associates (July 11, 2017)

Tomorrow's Kin is the first volume in and all new hard science fiction trilogy by Nancy Kress based on the Nebula Award-winning Yesterday's Kin.

Locus 2017 Recommended Reading List

The aliens have arrived......


Carbide Tipped Pens

by Ben Bova & Eric Choi Tom Doherty Associates (December 02, 2014)

Seventeen hard science fiction tales by today's top authors

Hard science fiction is the literature of change, rigorously examining the impact-both beneficial and dangerous-of science and technology on humanity,...


Voyage

NASA Trilogy #1

by Stephen Baxter HarperCollins e-books (May 24, 2011)

The space mission of a lifetime

An epic saga of America's might-have-been, Voyage is a powerful, sweeping novel of how, if President Kennedy had lived, we could have sent a manned mission to Mars in the 1980s....


Starfish

Rifters #1

by Peter Watts Tom Doherty Associates (September 16, 2014)

A huge international corporation has developed a facility along the Juan de Fuca Ridge at the bottom of the Pacific Ocean to exploit geothermal power. They send a bio-engineered crew--people who have been altered...


Behemoth: Seppuku

Rifters #5

by Peter Watts Tom Doherty Associates (August 26, 2014)

Lenie Clarke--amphibious cyborg, Meltdown Madonna, agent of the Apocalypse--has grown sick to death of her own cowardice.

For five years (since the events recounted in Maelstrom), she and her bionic brethren...


Behemoth: B-Max

Rifters #4

by Peter Watts Tom Doherty Associates (August 26, 2014)

Starfish lit the fuse. Maelstrom was the explosion. But five years into the aftermath, things aren't quite so simple as they once seemed...

Lenie Clarke--rifter, avenger, amphibious deep-sea cyborg--has destroyed...


Moonseed

NASA Trilogy #3

by Stephen Baxter HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

It Eats Planets. And It's Here.

It starts when Venus explodes into a brilliant cloud of dust and debris, showering Earth with radiation and bizarre particles that wipe out all the crops and half the life in...


Radio Freefall

by Matthew Jarpe Tom Doherty Associates (November 04, 2008)

In the tradition of Robert A. Heinlein's The Moon is a Harsh Mistress but with a healthy dose of cyberpunk: Radio Freefall is about a plot to take over the Earth by power-mad, sociopathic computer-geek billionaire,...


The Phoenix Exultant

The Golden Age #2

by John C. Wright Tom Doherty Associates (April 01, 2007)

And now The Phoenix Exultant, a second epic novel of an heroic quest in a far future world of super-science from an important new talent.

The Phoenix Exultant is a continuation of the story begun in The Golden...


The Golden Age

The Golden Age #1

by John C. Wright Tom Doherty Associates (April 14, 2003)

The Golden Age is Grand Space Opera, a large-scale SF adventure novel in the tradition of A. E. Van vogt and Roger Zelazny, with perhaps a bit of Cordwainer Smith enriching the style. It is an astounding story...


The Hard SF Renaissance

by David G. Hartwell & Kathryn Cramer Tom Doherty Associates (October 01, 2003)

Something exciting has been happening in modern SF. After decades of confusion, many of the field's best writers have been returning to the subgenre called, roughly, "hard SF"-science fiction focused on science...


Maelstrom

Rifters #3

by Peter Watts Tom Doherty Associates (January 06, 2009)

An enormous tidal wave on the west coast of North America has just killed thousands. Lenie Clarke, in a black wetsuit, walks out of the ocean onto a Pacific Northwest beach filled with the oppressed and drugged...


The Return

Voyagers #4, Grand Tour #20

by Ben Bova Tom Doherty Associates (August 03, 2010)

In the 1980s, an alien starship visited Earth. While investigating what appeared to be a sarcophagus bearing the preserved body of its builder, astronaut Keith Stoner was trapped and cryogenically frozen. After...


Blindsight

by Peter Watts Tom Doherty Associates (October 03, 2006)

Blindsight is the Hugo Award–nominated novel by Peter Watts, "a hard science fiction writer through and through and one of the very best alive" (The Globe and Mail).

Two months have past since a myriad of...


The Golden Transcendence

The Golden Age #3

by John C. Wright Tom Doherty Associates (April 01, 2007)

Beginning with The Golden Age, continuing with The Phoenix Exultant and now concluding in The Golden Transcendence, The Golden Age is Grand Space Opera, an SF adventure saga in the tradition of A. E. van Vogt...


A Tall Tail

by Charles Stross Tom Doherty Associates (September 19, 2012)

From the author of Rule 34 and Halting State, a tale of deception, engineering, and the most unlikely rocket propulsion technology imaginable.

At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital...


Spider Star

by Mike Brotherton Tom Doherty Associates (March 04, 2008)

The human colony on the planet Argo has long explored and exploited the technology left behind by an alien race, a race gone for hundreds of thousands of years. But then an archeology team accidentally activates...


Star Dragon

by Mike Brotherton Tom Doherty Associates (January 10, 2005)

The SS Cygni probe sent back hours of video, captured by the Biolathe AI, but only a few minutes mattered--the four minutes that showed a creature made of fire, living , moving, dancing in the plasma fire of...


Star brothers

Voyagers #3

by Ben Bova Tom Doherty Associates (August 03, 2010)

Keith Stoner lay frozen in an alien spacecraft for fifteen long years; during that time he came to be something more than just an astronaut, just a man. Stoner became partly alien hismelf--merged with an alien...


Voyagers

Voyagers #1

by Ben Bova Tom Doherty Associates (August 31, 2010)

Keith Stoner, ex-astronaut turned physicist, knows the signal that his research station is receiving from space is not random. Whatever it is, it's real.

And it's headed straight for Earth.

He'll do anything to...


Watermind

by M. M. Buckner & M.M. Buckner Tom Doherty Associates (November 11, 2008)

From storm drains, illegal dumps, and flooded landfills, all of North America's most advanced technology flows down the Mississippi River—microchips, nano-devices, pharmaceuticals, genetically modified seed—and...


The Aliens within

Voyagers #2

by Ben Bova Tom Doherty Associates (August 31, 2010)

Eighteen years ago, astronaut Keith Stoner had been the American member of a joint U.S.–Soviet mission to capture an alien ship that had entered the solar system. It was the greatest adventure in the history...


Sunborn

by Jeffrey A. Carver Tom Doherty Associates (April 01, 2010)

This ebook contains a new afterword by the author!

With a plot inspired by chaos theory, fully realized characters, and plenty of twists and turns, this exciting hard SF adventure will keep readers on the edge...


Tides of Light

Galactic Center Saga #4

by Gregory Benford Aspect (September 26, 2009)

Now in a new, revised edition, the fourth book of the Nebula Award-winning author's Galactic Center series is a classic tale of man's future and fate--and the greatest mystery from outer space that humanity...


Great Sky River

Galactic Center Saga #3

by Gregory Benford Aspect (October 31, 2009)

The third novel in the award-winning author's classic Galactic Center series is available once again. "A challenging, pacesetting work of hard science fiction that should not be missed."--"Los Angeles Times."...


Furious Gulf

Galactic Center Saga #5

by Gregory Benford Aspect (May 30, 2009)

The Nebula Award-winning author's fifth installment of his classic Galactic Center series is reissued in this special edition that contains a teaser chapter from his new hardcover "The Sunborn," scheduled for...


Sailing Bright Eternity

Galactic Center Saga #6

by Gregory Benford Aspect (September 03, 2007)

This new, special edition of the classic concluding volume of this defining series by the eminent physicist and Nebula Award-winning author contains a teaser chapter from Benford's new hardcover, "The Sunborn."...


The Sunborn

by Gregory Benford Aspect (October 15, 2007)

The award-winning author of "Timescape" and "Eater" returns with a gripping new novel set in the same dynamic future as his wildly popular "The Martian Race."


Across the Sea of Suns

Galactic Center Saga #2

by Gregory Benford Aspect (July 31, 2007)

From the Nebula Award-winning author comes a newly revised edition of this story in his classic Galactic Center series.


In the Ocean of Night

Galactic Center Saga #1

by Gregory Benford Aspect (July 31, 2007)

The first novel of the classic Galactic Center series, written by eminent American physicist and award-winning author of "Timescape."

2019: NASA Astronaut Nigel Walmsley is sent on a mission to intercept a rogue...


The Martian Race

by Gregory Benford Aspect (November 15, 2008)

From the Nebula Award-winning author of "Timescape" and "Foundation's Fear" comes a hard-science thriller about the race to Mars that will tie into NASA's upcoming landing on the planet.