In this profound ecological fable, a mysterious plague has destroyed the vast majority of the human race. Isherwood Williams, one of the few survivors, returns from a wilderness field trip to discover that civilization has vanished during his...Ler mais
Recently voted the greatest fantasy of all time, after The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit, Gene Wolfe's The Book of the New Sun is an extraordinary epic, set a million years in the future, on an Earth transformed in mysterious and wondrous ways,...Ler mais
The complete collection of Isaac Asimov’s classic Robot stories. In these stories, Asimov creates the Three Laws of Robotics and ushers in the Robot Age – when Earth is ruled by master-machines and when robots are more human than mankind. The...Ler mais
451 degrés Fahrenheit représentent la température à laquelle un livre s'enflamme et se consume. Dans cette société future où la lecture, source de questionnement et de réflexion, est considérée comme un acte antisocial, un corps spécial de pompiers...Ler mais
The planet Lusitania is home to three sentient species: the Pequeninos; a large colony of humans; and the Hive Queen, brought there by Ender. But once against the human race has grown fearful; the Starways Congress has gathered a fleet to destroy...Ler mais
In the aftermath of his terrible war, Ender Wiggin disappeared, and a powerful voice arose: The Speaker for the Dead, who told the true story of the Bugger War.
Now, long years later, a second alien race has been discovered, but again the aliens'...Ler mais
The planet Lusitania is home to three sentient species: the Pequeninos; a large colony of humans; and the Hive Queen, brought there by Ender. But once again the human race has grown fearful; the Starways Congress has gathered a fleet to destroy...Ler mais
Ender and Valentine Wiggin: brother and sister whose lives have shaped history. Valentine is 'Demosthenes', whose subversive, incendiary writings fight the monstrous power of Starways Congress, masters of the Hundred Worlds. And Ender...As a child,...Ler mais
From the winner of the National Book Foundation’s Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters comes a brand new, never before published collection of short stories
Following the success of his recent collections, The Cat’s Pajamas and...Ler mais
'The emotional punch is still as powerful as ever. Excellent.' - SFX
'Haunting, compulsive, urgently readable...Story-telling genius.' - Interzone
Orson Scott Card is one of the world's bestselling SF authors, and the award-winning Ender saga is one...Ler mais
'Certain to be one of the most sought-after books of the year' - The Times
'Full of surprises ... Intense is the word for Orson Scott Card's ENDER'S GAME' - LOCUS
Manoeuvring through international politics and war, Peter Wiggin and Achilles are each...Ler mais
THE CLASSIC SCIENCE FICTION TALE THAT WILL EAT YOUR BRAINS!
Never before in the history of warfare had destruction been so indiscriminate and so universal.
Panic descends upon planet Earth once more as H. G. Wells’s terrify- ing cosmic invaders...Ler mais
"A Voz dos Mortos" é uma obra maior da ficção científica, tendo merecido a Orson Scott Card os prémios Nebula (1986) e Hugo (1987). O autor continua aqui a narrativa épica iniciada em "O Jogo Final". Desta vez, a humanidade prospera, colonizou já...Ler mais
From Science fiction grandmaster Frank Herbert, creator of the Dune universe, comes this novel of bioterrorism and gendercide.
What if women were an endangered species?
It begins in Ireland, but soon spreads throughout the entire world: a virulent...Ler mais
Bruce Stevens is a young buyer for a big discount house when he meets the recently divorced Susan Faine. She suggests that he might like to manage her ailing typewriter store and he leaps at the suggestion. Then he realizes that Susan was his...Ler mais
Isaac Asimov concludes that we are not alone! Using the most up-to-date astronomical research as the backdrop for speculation, Asimov confronts the possibilities of other-worldly life head-on in Extraterrestrial Civilizations.
In what will surely...Ler mais