Science Fiction for Adults
Dozens of cities around the world wake up to find ten-foot-tall Transformer-like sculptures towering over them, but what are they, and more importantly, what do they want?
The first of her people to be offered a place at the finest university in the galaxy, Binti’s travel there puts her in reach of the Meduse, an alien race that is the stuff of nightmares.
1952. A massive meteorite has destroyed the eastern coast of the U.S. and has made the earth inhospitable. As part of an effort to colonize space, an experienced WASP pilot and mathematician wants to become the first woman in space.
Ancient diseases hidden in our DNA have the potential to wake and infect again. A discovery high in the Alps reveals a shocking truth; something sleeping in our genes is waking up.
Although androids have been banned from Earth, some have blended in. A bounty hunter is sent to “retire” them, but when cornered, androids tend to fight back.
On the desert planet Arrakis, the son of a betrayed duke becomes the mysterious Maud’dib and avenges his betrayed noble family.
This latest job should be simple-find the spacecraft Venetia’s Sword and steal it back, but when war breaks out on Cernee, Fergus Ferguson becomes inconveniently invested in the lives of the colony.
Harry August is on his deathbed. Again. On his eleventh, a little girl appears and tells him that the world is about to end, and he can stop it from happening.
Propelled through space and time to fight in a war he doesn’t particularly believe in, Private William Mandella returns home to an Earth that has aged centuries in his absence.
As the Galactic Empire begins to die, a band of psychologists create a colony to encourage art, science, technology, and to preserve the accumulated knowledge of humankind.
Kin Stewart has been stranded on earth for eighteen years. Now, rescuers are here to take him home to a family he doesn’t remember.
A time travel technician, along with an operating system with low self-esteem and a nonexistent dog, set out to find the day where he and father can meet in memory.
A tenuous peace exists between the people of the U.S. Virgin Islands and the super-advanced aliens known as the Ynaa, a peace that cannot last.
Attempting to extend her life, her father’s invention altered the fabric of time. Now an astronaut, Nedda must come to terms with her past and the crisis it has created.
(2020) Her predecessor is found dead and Ambassador Mahit Dzmare must now protect herself, her independent mining Station, and a deadly secret.
A burned-out data-thief is recruited to steal a security code locked in the most heavily guarded databank in the solar system.
When two shady characters from Ransom’s old university meet him on vacation in the English country, he wakes to find himself in a metal ball on his way to a world called Malacandra.
Following a woman’s apparent suicide, NYPD detective Harry Sutton investigates a mysterious affliction that drives its victims mad with memories of a life they never lived.
Ensign Andrew Dahl is enjoying his assignment in the xenobiology lab onboard the Intrepid, but away missions can be deadly to low-ranking officers like him, and shockingly so.