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Ender's game
Ender's game
Card, Orson Scott, 1951-2011
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SCIENCE FICTION. A film tie-in edition of this award-winning classic science fiction novel, to be released as a blockbuster film starring Harrison Ford on 31st October 2013. The human race faces annihilation. An alien threat is on the horizon, ready to strike. And if humanity is to be defended, t...
The windup girl
The windup girl
Bacigalupi, Paolo2010
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What happens when bio-terrorism becomes a tool for corporate profits? And what happens when this forces humanity to the cusp of post-human evolution? This is a tale of Bangkok struggling for survival in a post-oil era of rising sea levels and out-of-control mutation.
Assassin's Apprentice [electronic resource] : The Realm of the Elderlings: The Farseer Trilogy, Book 1
Assassin's Apprentice [electronic resource] : The Realm of the Elderlings: The Farseer Trilogy, Book 1
Hobb, Robin2011
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'Fantasy as it ought to be written' George R.R. Martin The kingdom of the Six Duchies is on the brink of civil war when news breaks that the crown prince has fathered a bastard son and is shamed into abdication. The child's name is Fitz, and his is despised. Raised in the castle stables, only the...
Wool [electronic resource] : Wool: Holston; Wool: Proper Gauge; Wool: Casting Off; Wool: The Unraveling; Wool: The Stranded
Wool [electronic resource] : Wool: Holston; Wool: Proper Gauge; Wool: Casting Off; Wool: The Unraveling; Wool: The Stranded
Howey, Hugh2013
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In a ruined and toxic landscape, a community exists in a giant silo underground, hundreds of stories deep. There, men and women live in a society full of regulations they believe are meant to protect them. Sheriff Holston, who has unwaveringly upheld the silo's rules for years, unexpectedly break...
The Magicians [electronic resource] : The Magicians Series, Book 1
The Magicians [electronic resource] : The Magicians Series, Book 1
Grossman, Lev2009
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NOW A MAJOR TV SERIES In a secret world of forbidden knowledge, power comes at a terrible price ... Quentin Coldwater's life is changed forever by an apparently chance encounter: when he turns up for his entrance interview to Princeton he finds his interviewer dead - but a strange envelope bear...
Happy hour in hell
Happy hour in hell
Williams, Tad2013
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Bobby Dollar has a problem or four of epic proportions. Problem one: his best friend Sam has given him an angel's feather that also happens to be evidence of an unholy pact between Bobby's employers and those who dwell in the infernal depths. Problem two: Eligor, Grand Duke of Hell, wants to get ...
Ready Player One [electronic resource]
Ready Player One [electronic resource]
Cline, Ernest2011
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*Soon to be a major motion picture directed by Steven Spielberg* It's the year 2044, and the real world has become an ugly place. We're out of oil. We've wrecked the climate. Famine, poverty, and disease are widespread. Like most of humanity, Wade Watts escapes this depressing reality by spend...
Mr murder
Mr murder
Koontz, Dean R. (Dean Ray), 1945-2016
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THRILLER / SUSPENSE. For author Martin Stillwater, life couldn't be more perfect. He and Paige are happy together; their two daughters, Emily and Charlotte, are intelligent and healthy; and his novels are achieving long-hoped-for levels of success. So why does he feel such dread, experience sudde...
River of blue fire
River of blue fire
Williams, Tad1998
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Otherland. In many ways it is humankind's most stunning achievement: a private, multidimensional universe built over two generations by the greatest minds of the twenty-first century. But this most exclusive of places is also one of the world's best kept secrets, created and controlled by a priva...
The False Prince [electronic resource] : Ascendance Trilogy, Book 1
The False Prince [electronic resource] : Ascendance Trilogy, Book 1
Nielsen, Jennifer A.2012
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In a discontent kingdom, civil war is brewing. To unify the divided people, Conner, a nobleman of the court, devises a cunning plan to find an impersonator of the king's long-lost son and install him as a puppet prince. Four orphans are recruited to compete for the role, including a defiant boy n...
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