By Robert J. Sawyer
At the eve of a mystery army operation, an assassin’s bullet moves President Seth Jerrison. he's rushed to the health facility, the place surgeons fight to avoid wasting his life—and the place Professor Ranjip Singh is experimenting with a tool which could erase hectic stories.
Then a terrorist bomb detonates. within the working room, the president suffers cardiac arrest. He has a near-death experience—but the thoughts that flash via Jerrison’s brain will not be his personal. The electromagnetic pulse generated through the bomb amplified and scrambled Professor Singh’s apparatus, permitting a random team of individuals to entry one another’s minds.
One of these humans can retrieve the President Jerrison’s memories—including categorized information about the impending army venture, which, if published, may price numerous lives. however the job of selecting who has switched stories with whom is a frightening one—particularly whilst many of the humans concerned have cause to lie…
By Saxon Andrew
The people have destroyed 2,000 Alliance Warships and now they're taking the warfare to the worlds accountable for trying to break Earth. The Alliance nonetheless has greater than 48,000 Warships however the approach issues are going, they won't be sufficient. A Queen has come to energy and her effect at the fight might be monumental.
The Annihilation Trilogy maintains within the moment ebook and the journey intensifies because the forces arrayed opposed to humanity are coming en masse. grasp on. The experience will get extra extreme.
By John Wray
In his bold and fiercely creative new novel, The misplaced Time Accidents, John Wray takes us from turn-of-the-century Viennese salons humming with rumors approximately Einstein's radical new concept to the dying camps of worldwide warfare , from the golden age of postwar pulp technology fiction to a startling discovery in a long island house packed to the ceiling with artifacts of recent life.
Haunted via a failed love affair and the darkest of kinfolk secrets and techniques, Waldemar 'Waldy' Tolliver wakes one morning to find that he has been exiled from the move of time. the area keeps to show, and Waldy is desirous to locate his means back-a trip that forces him to reckon not just with the betrayal on the middle of his doomed romance but in addition the legacy of his great-grandfather's deadly pursuit of the hidden nature of time itself.
Part madcap experience, half harrowing relatives drama, half clinical mystery—and by no means under wildly entertaining—The misplaced Time Accidents is a daring and epic saga set opposed to the best upheavals of the 20th century.
By Brandon Sanderson
While Calamity lit up the sky, the Epics have been born. David's destiny has been tied to their villainy ever on the grounds that that ancient evening. Steelheart killed his father. Firefight stole his middle. And now Regalia has became his closest best friend right into a risky enemy.
David knew Prof's mystery, and saved it even if Prof struggled to regulate the results of his Epic powers. yet dealing with Obliteration in Babilar was once an excessive amount of. as soon as the Reckoners' chief, Prof has now embraced his Epic future. He's disappeared into these murky shadows of threat Epics are notorious for internationally, and everybody understands there's no turning back.
But everyone seems to be improper. Redemption is feasible for Epics -- Megan proved it. They're no longer misplaced. no longer thoroughly. And David is simply approximately loopy sufficient to stand down the main robust excessive Epic of all to get his buddy again. Or die trying.
By Elizabeth Ann Scarborough, Anne McCaffrey
Aari has lower back! Now he and his lifemate, the courageous and gorgeous Acorna, can end rebuilding their once-decimated homeworld. but Aari's travels via time have left him oddly replaced, and he slightly recollects Acorna or their love. And as Aari's activities flip extra sinister, Acorna needs to shift her cognizance to preventing the destruction of innocents by means of a vicious legal. it's exactly the kind of weak spot and confusion the feared Khleevi were hoping for, because the brutal insectile oppressors set in movement their ultimate invasion and the full destruction of the Linyaari and the conquest in their international. although Acorna's middle is wounded, her braveness and resolution needs to stay robust during this darkish time -- for under then will she have the ability to rescue the Aari she understands and adores, and halt the bloodthirsty alien risk for sturdy and for all
By David Weber
Captured through a technologically complex alien race, a bunch of medieval English knights earnings energy and adventure as savage interstellar mercenaries, all of the whereas making plans for the day once they will stand up and reclaim the respect and freedom that's their future.
By Peter David
The ultimate installment in a brand-new three-part digital-first Star Trek: New Frontier e-novel from New York occasions bestselling writer Peter David!
Captain Mackenzie Calhoun and the team of the U.S.S. Excalibur are again, identifying up 3 months after the beautiful occasions depicted in New Frontier: Blind Man’s Bluff. Calhoun's seek of Xenex has did not locate any survivors, and now he's certain and made up our minds to trace down the race that killed them—the D'myurj and their affiliates, the Brethren—and special vengeance upon them. His seek will take the Excalibur staff right into a pocket universe, the place he discovers not just the homeworld of the D’myurj, yet one other race that stocks Calhoun's decision to obliterate his rivals. yet is that this new race actually an ally…or an excellent better hazard?
By Ken MacLeod
Ellen might Ngewthu is a soldier and chief of the Cassini department, the elite military of the utopian sunlight Union. right here within the twenty-fourth century, the forts of the department, in orbit round Jupiter, are front line in humanity's lengthy standoff with the unknowable post-humans: godlike beings descended from the lads and girls who reworked themselves with excessive know-how centuries ago.
The post-humans' capacities are unknown... yet we all know they disintegrated Ganymede, we all know they punched a wormhole into Jovian area, and we all know that the very floor of the sun system's biggest planet has been altered by way of them. Worse, we all know that they've been bombarding the internal sun method with strong info viruses for generations.
Now Ellen has a plan to rid humanity of this risk as soon as and for all. yet she must persuade others to distrust the post-humans up to she does. within the strategy, a lot can be revealed—about background, approximately energy, and approximately what it truly is to be human.
By Karen Traviss
Civil struggle rages because the Galactic Alliance–led by means of Cal Omas and the Jedi forces of Luke Skywalker–battles a confederation of breakaway planets that rally to the part of rebellious Corellia. Suspected of involvement in an assassination plot opposed to Queen mom Tenel Ka of the Hapes Consortium, Han and Leia Solo are at the run, hunted by way of none except their very own son, Jacen, whose more and more authoritarian strategies as head of GA defense have led Luke and Mara Skywalker to worry that their nephew might be treading perilously with reference to the darkish part.
But as his relations sees in Jacen the chilling legacy of his Sith grandfather, Darth Vader, a few of the frontline troops adore him, and numerous electorate see him as a savior. The galaxy has been torn aside via too many wars. All Jacen desires is safeguard and balance for all–and he’s ready to do no matter what it takes to accomplish that target.
To finish the bloodshed and discomfort, what sacrifice will be too nice? that's the query tormenting Jacen. Already he has sacrificed a lot, embracing the pitiless teachings of Lumiya, the darkish girl of the Sith, who has taught him powerful will and noble objective can carry the evil excesses of the darkish aspect at bay, bringing peace and order to the galaxy–but at a price.
For there's one ultimate try that Jacen needs to go sooner than he can achieve the striking energy of a real Sith Lord: He needs to result in the loss of life of somebody he values dearly. What problems Jacen isn’t no matter if he has the power to devote homicide. He has steeled himself for that, and worse if beneficial. No, the query that issues Jacen is who the sacrifice should still be.
As the strands of future draw ever extra tightly jointly in a galaxy-spanning net, the stunning solution will shatter households . . . and solid a grim shadow over the long run.
By C. J. Cherryh
During this sequel to "Foreigner", Bren Cameron once more falls foul of the cultural ameliorations among humanity and the Atevi, yet this time he turns out to haven't any backing from his personal humans. Then the spaceship which marooned the human colony two hundred years formerly returns.