Deus Irae

By Philip K. Dick

Masters of technology fiction collaborate on one wild post-apocalyptic tale. After global struggle III, the Servants of Wrath cult deified the mysterious Carlton Lufteufel, writer of the doomsday weapon that burnt up a lot of humanity. yet to worship the fellow, they wish a picture of him as a god, and not anyone has ever noticeable him. So the excessive clergymen ship a limbless grasp painter named Tibor McMasters into the wasteland on a challenge to discover Lufteufel and seize his likeness. regrettably for Tibor, the nation’s last Christians don't want him to be successful and are keen to kill to make sure that the so-called Deus Irae is still hidden. This hallucinatory story via a nuclear wilderness asks what rate the artist needs to pay for paintings and attempts to determine simply what makes a god.

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Cold War (Terminator: Salvation, Book 3)

By Greg Cox

We struggle Back

Russia 2003. whilst it seems that the U.S. has unleashed its complete nuclear arsenal upon the area, Captain Dmitri Losenko, commander of the nuclear submarine Gorshkov, has no selection yet to retaliate. His goal? Alaska.

Alaska 2018. battling for survival within the frozen desert, Molly Kookesh struggles to guard her makeshift Resistance telephone from the Terminators. encouraged through John Connor’s radio announces and following a brutal stumble upon with a fearsome computing device, she makes a decision it’s time to struggle back…

An authentic novel exploring the post-judgment day international of the hit motion picture Terminator ® Salvation™.

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Station Eleven

By Emily St. John Mandel

A nationwide e-book Award Finalist
A PEN/Faulkner Award Finalist

Kirsten Raymonde won't ever disregard the evening Arthur Leander, the recognized Hollywood actor, had a center assault on degree in the course of a construction of King Lear. That was once the evening whilst a devastating flu pandemic arrived within the urban, and inside weeks, civilization as we all know it got here to an finish.

Twenty years later, Kirsten strikes among the settlements of the altered global with a small troupe of actors and musicians. They name themselves The touring Symphony, they usually have devoted themselves to conserving the remnants of artwork and humanity alive. but if they come in St. Deborah by way of the Water, they come upon a violent prophet who will threaten the tiny band’s life. and because the tale takes to the air, relocating backward and forward in time, and vividly depicting existence prior to and after the pandemic, the unusual accident that connects all of them can be published.

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The Year of the Flood

By Margaret Atwood

Set within the visionary way forward for Atwood’s acclaimed Oryx and Crake, The 12 months of the Flood is without delay a relocating story of lasting friendship and a landmark paintings of speculative fiction. during this moment e-book of the MaddAddam trilogy, the long-feared waterless flood has happened, changing Earth as we all know it and obliterating so much human existence. one of the survivors are Ren, a tender trapeze dancer locked contained in the high-end intercourse membership Scales and Tails, and Toby, who's barricaded within a sumptuous spa. Amid shadowy, corrupt ruling powers and new, gene-spliced existence types, Ren and Toby should pick out their subsequent stream, yet they can not remain locked away.

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The Dead-Tossed Waves (Forest of Hands and Teeth)

By Carrie Ryan

Gabry lives a quiet existence, safe in her city subsequent to the ocean and in the back of the Barrier. She's content material to allow her associates dream of the darkish urban up the coast--home is all she's ever recognized and all she wishes for happiness.
But existence after the go back isn't safe.
Gabry's mom inspiration she left her secrets and techniques in the back of within the woodland of palms and the teeth, yet just like the useless of their global, secrets and techniques do not stay buried. And now, Gabry's international is crumbling.
In one reckless second, half Gabry's new release is lifeless, the opposite part imprisoned.
Now Gabry understands just one factor: if she has any desire of a destiny, she needs to face the woodland of her mother's previous.

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Southern Comfort (S.T.A.L.K.E.R., Book 1)

By Balazs Pataki

In 2011, one other region is seemingly created after Al-Qaeda detonated nukes in Afghanistan. Ukrainian experts ship a examine staff to make sure the claims. The scientists cross lacking and a seek and rescue operation is launched.

For Mikhailo Tarasov, officer within the defense force who desperately attempt to include the Exclusion quarter, this mutant-infested desolate tract is his domestic turf. but if he units out on his project into the hot region, he quickly reveals himself dealing with perils he hasn't ever encountered sooner than. His project turns into a fight opposed to evil permeating the wastelands, faced with the shadows of the country's historical past. Tarasov is aided via not likely allies - outcasts, adventurers, renegade US Marines and a mysterious girl who seems to be the keeper of darkish secrets and techniques. yet past the entire perils, the final word possibility awaits: betrayal.

"Whatever strength had created the sector, it has outsmarted us and it has occurred back. you'll examine the recent quarter with clean eyes... like Strelok did right here while every little thing began."
Major Alexander Degtyarev, 2014

STALKER: Southern convenience, the hugely acclaimed first English novel from the S.T.A.L.K.E.R. universe, is now to be had as a loose to obtain publication on Smashwords.

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After the Collapse

By Paul Di Filippo

Frank Lazorg's long past mad! The dean of the fable paintings illustrators has reached his finish: his inventive powers have abandoned him.

Then a wierd new drug can provide to reinvigorate him, either as guy and artist. however the substance quickly ends up in insanity, plunging Frank right into a global inhabited via significant parodies of humanity. but this new size has its personal delights, as Frank quickly discovers while he meets the feminine alien referred to as Crutchsump!

A technological know-how fiction experience of brain and physique. AFTER THE cave in: tales FROM GREENHOUSE EARTH, via Paul Di Filippo. From the swarming redoubts of the polar areas, the place humanity huddles from the savage warmth of Greenhouse Earth, to the dusty refugee camps of a shattered the United States, listed here are six riveting stories of lifestyles through the hard-luck occasions of a post-holocaust planet.

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The Chrysalids (New York Review Books Classics)

By John Wyndham

The Chyrsalids is set sooner or later after a devastating international nuclear struggle. David, the younger hero of the radical, lives in a tight-knit neighborhood of spiritual and genetic fundamentalists, consistently at the alert for any deviation from the norm of God’s production. irregular vegetation are publicly burned, with a lot making a song of hymns. irregular people (who aren't particularly human) also are condemned to destruction—unless they reach fleeing to the Fringes, that Wild state the place, because the professionals say, not anything is trustworthy and the satan does his paintings. David grows up ringed through admonitions: preserve natural THE inventory OF THE LORD; WATCH THOU FOR THE MUTANT.

At first he doesn't query. Then, besides the fact that, he realizes that the he too is extraordinary, in ownership of an influence which may doom him to loss of life or introduce h im to a brand new, hitherto unimagined international of freedom.

The Chrysalids is a wonderfully conceived and built paintings shape the vintage period o technology fiction, a Voltairean philosophical story that has as a lot resonance in our personal day, while non secular and clinical dogmatism are either at the march, as while it was once written in the course of the chilly warfare.

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Rebel Heart (Dust Lands)

By Moira Young

Nothing is bound and nobody is secure within the sizzling sequel to Blood pink Road, which MTV’s Hollywood weigh down web publication known as “better than The starvation Games.”

There is a value on Saba’s head. She introduced down a ruthless tyrant and kept her abducted brother. yet successful has come at a negative expense. Saba is haunted through her past—and a brand new enemy is at the upward push, an enemy who searches for her around the airborne dirt and dust Lands.

Saba wishes Jack: his moonlit eyes, his reckless braveness, his wild center. yet Jack has left. And her brother is haunted via ghosts of his personal. Then information comes that tells her Jack can by no means be depended on back. Deceived and betrayed, haunted and hunted, Saba will want all of her warrior’s energy simply to live to tell the tale. For the enemy has crafty plans of his personal…

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Earth Abides

By George R. Stewart

A affliction of unprecedented harmful strength has sprung up nearly concurrently in each nook of the globe, all yet destroying the human race. One survivor, unusually proof against the consequences of the epidemic, ventures ahead to adventure a global with no guy. What he eventually discovers will turn out way more dazzling than something he'd both dreaded or was hoping for.

From the Paperback edition.

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