A Heritage of Stars Clifford D. Simak

Here and there pockets of knowledge remain, and young Tom Cushing lives in one such university.

His imagination fired by reading of the fabled 'Place of Going to the Stars' in an ancient manu...

Finity John Barnes

Professor Lyle Peripart's world makes perfect sense, until he is recruited by an odd industrialist and begins to see evidence of alternative universes all around him, including one in which the Uni...

Fearless Jack Campbell

Captain John "Black Jack" Geary tries a desperate gamble to lead the Alliance Fleet home-through enemy-occupied space-only to lose half the Fleet to an unexpected mutiny.

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Diamond Mask Julian May

The 21st century was drawing to a close, and metapsychic humankind was poised at last to achieve Unity to be admitted into the group mind of the already unified alien races of the Galactic Milieu....

Shambling Towards Hiroshima James K. Morrow

Back in the States, Hollywood B-movie star Syms Thorley lives in a very different world, starring as the Frankenstein-like Corpuscula and Kha-Ton-Ra, the living mummy.

The Navy calls upon Tho...

Star Maker Olaf Stapledon

Star Maker is a science fiction novel by Olaf Stapledon, published in 1937.

Star Maker tackles philosophical themes such as the essence of life, of birth, decay and death, and the relationshi...

Wolf and Iron Gordon R. Dickson

After the collapse of civilization, when the social fabric of America has come apart in bloody rags, when every man's hand is raised against another, and only the strong survive."Jeebee" Walther wa...

E Pluribus Unicorn Theodore Sturgeon

Contents: The Silken-Swift nv F&SF Nov 53 The Professors Teddy-Bear ss Weird Tales Mar 48 Biancas Hands ss Argosy (UK) May 47 Saucer of Loneliness ss Galaxy Feb 53 The World Well Lost ss U...

Primary Inversion Catherine Asaro

The Skolian Empire rules a third of the civilized galaxy through its mastery of faster-than-light communication.

Destructive skirmishes have already occurred.

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The Depths of Time Roger MacBride Allen

Time is of the essence when you're stranded in the future....

The settled universe is filled with terraformed worlds linked by timeshafts -- temporal wormholes in deep space.

But one cr...

The Legion of Space Jack Williamson

Space LegionnairesThey were the greatest trio of swashbuckling adventurers ever to shop out to the stars! There was giant Hal Samdu, rocklike Jay Kalam and the incomparable shrewd and knavish Giles...

Final Blackout: A Futuristic War Novel L. Ron Hubbard

London 1975. As the great World War grinds to a halt a force more sinister than Hitler's Nazis has seized control of Europe and is systematically destroying every adversary -- except one.In the hea...

The Number of the Beast Robert A. Heinlein

When two male and two female supremely sensual, unspeakably cerebral humans find themselves under attack from aliens who want their awesome quantum breakthrough, they take to the skies -- and zoom ...

Radio Free Albemuth Philip K. Dick

Dick is trying to keep from becoming one of that war's casualties.

Dick morphed and recombined themes that had informed his fiction from A Scanner Darkly to VALIS and produced a wild, impassi...

The Neutronium Alchemist Peter F. Hamilton

Governments teeter on the brink of anarchy, the Conferderation Navy is dangerously over-stretched, and a dark messiah prepares to invoke his own version of the final Night.In such desperate times t...

Lincoln's Dreams Connie Willis

For Jeff Johnston, a young historical researcher for a Civil War novelist, reality is redefined on a bitter cold night near the close of a lingering winter.

Haunted by the dreamer and her unr...

Magnificat Julian May

The eagerly awaited finale of a modern SF classic--May's Galactic Milieu Trilogy, which began with Jack the Bodi and continued with Diamond Mask.

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Retribution Falls Chris Wooding

An inveterate womaniser and rogue, he and his gang make a living on the wrong side of the law, avoiding the heavily armed flying frigates of the Coalition Navy.

Until the heist goes wrong, an...

Weapons of Choice John Birmingham

A military experiment in the year 2021 has thrust an American-led multinational armada back to 1942, right into the middle of the U.S. naval task force speeding toward Midway Atolland what was to b...

Mirrored Heavens David J. Williams

Williams delivers a hard-hitting blend of military SF and dystopian cyberpunk, set in a futuristic landscape where hostilities rage from the Eastern and Western hemispheres to the outer ranges of s...