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Books are listed in order of year of publication - newest titles are at the top. There are 94 books in this booklist

This list represents some of the books on this subject that we have had in our shop - but there will be many more that we can order for you!

  • Cover image of book All City by Alex DiFrancesco
    All City - by Alex DiFrancesco

    £12.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781609809393 | ISBN 10: 1609809394

    All City is more than a novel, it's a foreshadowing of a world to come.   In a near-future New York City ravaged by climate change and economic inequality, a superstorm hits, leaving behind only those who had nowhere else to go and no way to g ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Psychology of Time Travel by Kate Mascarenhas
    The Psychology of Time Travel - by Kate Mascarenhas

    £8.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781788540124 | ISBN 10: 1788540123

    1967: Four female scientists invent a time travel machine. But then one of them suffers a breakdown and puts the whole project in peril...  2017: Ruby knows her Granny Bee was the scientist who went mad, but they never talk about it. Until th ... more

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  • Cover image of book VOX by Christina Dalcher
    VOX - by Christina Dalcher

    £8.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9780008300678 | ISBN 10: 0008300674

    Silence can be deafening.   Jean McClellan spends her time in almost complete silence, limited to just one hundred words a day. Any more, and a thousand volts of electricity will course through her veins.  Now the new government is in ... more

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  • Cover image of book Zoo City by Lauren Beukes
    Zoo City - by Lauren Beukes

    £7.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781405924054 | ISBN 10: 1405924055

    Lauren Beukes' Arthur C Clarke Award-winning tale of a young woman trapped in a brutal city but looking for a way out...   'A major, major talent' George R. R. Martin   Zinzi has a Sloth on her back, a dirty 419 scam habit and a talent ... more

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  • Cover image of book How Long
    How Long 'til Black Future Month? - by N. K. Jemisin

    £8.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9780356512549 | ISBN 10: 0356512541

    Hugo award-winning and New York Times bestselling author N. K. Jemisin sharply examines modern society in her first short story collection.   N. K. Jemisin is one of the most powerful and acclaimed speculative fiction authors of our time. In t ... more

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  • Cover image of book Skin Folk by Nalo Hopkinson
    Skin Folk - by Nalo Hopkinson

    £10.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781504052764 | ISBN 10: 1504052765

    World Fantasy Award Winner: Fiction that “combines a richly textured multicultural background with incisive storytelling,” by the author of The Salt Roads (Library Journal).  In Skin Folk, with works ranging from science fiction to Caribb ... more

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  • Cover image of book Future Home of the Living God by Louise Erdrich
    Future Home of the Living God - by Louise Erdrich

    £8.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781472153340 | ISBN 10: 1472153340

    Louise Erdrich, the New York Times bestselling, National Book Award-winning author of LaRose and The Round House, paints a startling portrait of a young woman fighting for her life and her unborn child against oppressive forces that manifest in the w ... more

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  • Cover image of book One of Us by Craig DiLouie
    One of Us - by Craig DiLouie

    £8.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9780356510972 | ISBN 10: 0356510972

    A startlingly unique and powerfully affecting novel from a remarkable up-and-coming voice in speculative fiction. It is the story of a lost generation and a boy who just wants to be one of us.   THEY CALL IT THE PLAGUE A generation of childre ... more

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  • Cover image of book Walkaway by Cory Doctorow
    Walkaway - by Cory Doctorow

    £8.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781786693075 | ISBN 10: 1786693070

    In a world wrecked by climate change, in a society owned by the ultra-rich, in a city hollowed out by industrial flight, Hubert, Etc, Seth and Natalie have nowhere else to be and nothing better to do.   But there is another way. After all, now tha ... more

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  • Cover image of book Economic Science Fictions by William Davies
    Economic Science Fictions - by William Davies

    £24.00   hardback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781906897680 | ISBN 10: 1906897689

    From the libertarian economics of Ayn Rand to Aldous Huxley’s consumerist dystopias, economics and science fiction have often orbited each other. In Economic Science Fictions, editor William Davies has deliberately merged the two worlds, asking how ... more

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  • Cover image of book New York 2140 by Kim Stanley Robinson
    New York 2140 - by Kim Stanley Robinson

    £8.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9780356508788 | ISBN 10: 0356508781

    A new vision of the future from Kim Stanley Robinson, the New York Times bestselling author of science fiction masterworks such as the Mars trilogy, 2312 and Aurora.   The waters rose, submerging New York City.   But the residents adapt ... more

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  • Cover image of book Spare and Found Parts by Sarah Maria Griffin
    Spare and Found Parts - by Sarah Maria Griffin

    £8.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781785657054 | ISBN 10: 1785657054

    Nell Crane has never held a boy’s hand.   In a city devastated by an epidemic, where survivors are all missing parts — an arm, a leg, an eye — Nell has always been an outsider. Her father is the famed scientist who created the biomechani ... more

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  • Cover image of book Satellite by Nick Lake
    Satellite - by Nick Lake

    £7.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781444936773 | ISBN 10: 1444936778

    The Martian for teens - an epic, highly original space thriller with real science and heartbreaking beauty.   Leo has never set foot on Earth. Born and raised with twins Orion and Libra on the Moon 2 Space Station, they have grown up together in t ... more

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  • Cover image of book Biketopia: Feminist Bicycle Science Fiction Stories In Extreme Futures by Elly Blue
    Biketopia: Feminist Bicycle Science Fiction Stories In Extreme Futures - by Elly Blue

    £8.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781621062066 | ISBN 10: 1621062066

    In a world with an uncertain future, do you imagine for the best or for the worst case scenario?   Twelve writers tackle extreme solarpunk utopias and apocalyptic or political dystopias — and the grey areas in between — in Biketopia, the ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Many Selves of Katherine North by Emma Green
    The Many Selves of Katherine North - by Emma Green

    £8.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781408858455 | ISBN 10: 1408858452

    "In this exhilarating metaphysical white-knuckle ride Geen takes us into the other worlds that crouch, slink and bark around us ... It will leave you reeling"(Charles Foster, author of Being a Beast) Kit has been projecting into other species for ... more

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  • Cover image of book Lament for the Fallen by Gavin Chait
    Lament for the Fallen - by Gavin Chait

    £8.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781784161330 | ISBN 10: 1784161330

    A strange craft falls from the stars and crashes into the jungle near an isolated West African community. Inside, the locals discover the broken body of a man unlike any they have seen before – a man who is perhaps something more than human.   ... more

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  • Cover image of book Orsinia by Ursula Le Guin
    Orsinia - by Ursula Le Guin

    £10.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781473212060 | ISBN 10: 1473212065

    All of the stories set in award-winning author Ursula K. Le Guin's fictional European nation of Orsinia, gathered together for the first time.   Among the less-traveled mountains and plains of Central Europe, a little east of Austria perhaps a ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Long Cosmos by Terry Pratchett and Stephen Baxter
    The Long Cosmos - by Terry Pratchett and Stephen Baxter

    £7.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9780552169370 | ISBN 10: 0552169374

    2070-71. Nearly six decades after Step Day and in the Long Earth, the new Next post-human society continues to evolve.  For Joshua Valienté, now in his late sixties, it is time to take one last solo journey into the High Meggers: an adventur ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Power by Naomi Alderman
    The Power - by Naomi Alderman

    £8.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9780670919963 | ISBN 10: 0670919969

    WINNER OF THE 2017 BAILEYS WOMEN'S PRIZE FOR FICTION LONGLISTED FOR THE 2017 ORWELL PRIZE   What if the power to hurt were in women's hands?   Suddenly - tomorrow or the day after - teenage girls find that with a flick of their finge ... more

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  • Cover image of book Walkaway by Cory Doctorow
    Walkaway - by Cory Doctorow

    £18.99   hardback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781786693051 | ISBN 10: 1786693054

    In a world wrecked by climate change, in a society owned by the ultra-rich, in a city hollowed out by industrial flight, Hubert, Etc, Seth and Natalie have nowhere else to be and nothing better to do.   But there is another way. After all, now ... more

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  • Cover image of book Kindred: A Graphic Novel Adaptation by Octavia E. Butler, adapted by Damian Duffy and John Jennings
    Kindred: A Graphic Novel Adaptation - by Octavia E. Butler, adapted by Damian Duffy and John Jennings

    £15.99   hardback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781419709470 | ISBN 10: 141970947x

    Octavia E. Butler’s bestselling literary science-fiction masterpiece, Kindred, now in graphic novel format.  More than 35 years after its release, Kindred continues to draw in new readers with its deep exploration of the violence and loss o ... more

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  • Cover image of book Fire. by Elizabeth Hand
    Fire. - by Elizabeth Hand

    £11.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781629632346 | ISBN 10: 1629632341

    The title story, “Fire.” written especially for this volume, is a harrowing postapocalyptic adventure in a world threatened by global conflagration. Based on Hand’s real-life experience as a participant in a governmental climate change think ta ... more

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  • Cover image of book Wild by Joma West
    Wild - by Joma West

    £7.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781910985304 | ISBN 10: 1910985309

    Everything good is wild. It’s the word we use when something’s worth something. Wild is what you want to be, wild is how you want to look, wild is what you want to have.   The world is a dangerous place. People live in domed cities, walls ... more

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  • Cover image of book Occupy Me by Tricia Sullivan
    Occupy Me - by Tricia Sullivan

    £8.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781473212978 | ISBN 10: 1473212979

    An Arthur C. Clarke Award-winning author, a search not for who you are but what you are, a stunning revelation about the Universe and our place in it.  A woman with wings that exist in another dimension. A man trapped in his own body by a kil ... more

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  • Cover image of book China Mountain Zhang by Maureen F. McHugh
    China Mountain Zhang - by Maureen F. McHugh

    £9.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781473214620 | ISBN 10: 1473214629

    The extraordinary James Tiptree Memorial Award-winning novel.   'I am Zhang, alone with my light, and in that light I think for a moment that I am free.'  Imagine a world where Chinese Marxism has vanquished the values of capitalism an ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Promise of the Child by Tom Toner
    The Promise of the Child - by Tom Toner

    £8.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781473211377 | ISBN 10: 1473211379

    The most important debut SF novel in five years - the arrival of an astonishing young talent.   An extraordinarily inventive and hugely original SF novel that charts a compelling vision of a future and spins an hypnotic narrative around it. A ... more

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  • Cover image of book We Who are About To... by Joanna Russ
    We Who are About To... - by Joanna Russ

    £8.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9780241253748 | ISBN 10: 0241253748

    Penguin reissues a work of classic science fiction from the revolutionary author of The Female Man - with a new introduction by Hari Kunzru   An explosion in space, a starship stranded at the end of the universe, a group of strangers alone in ... more

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  • Cover image of book Woman on the Edge of Time by Marge Piercy
    Woman on the Edge of Time - by Marge Piercy

    £9.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781785033780 | ISBN 10: 1785033786

    Hailed as a classic of speculative science fiction, Marge Piercy’s landmark novel is a transformative vision of two futures. Harrowing and prescient, Woman on the Edge of Time will speak to a new generation on whom these choices weigh more heavily ... more

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  • Cover image of book Swastika Night by Murray Constantine
    Swastika Night - by Murray Constantine

    £9.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781473214668 | ISBN 10: 1473214661

    A classic of feminist predictive fiction finally returns to the light. 700 years after Hitler personally won the war, one man discovers the truth about his god. This remarkably prescient novel of the future under Nazism was published in 1937.  ... more

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  • Cover image of book Radiance by Catherynne M. Valente
    Radiance - by Catherynne M. Valente

    £8.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781472115157 | ISBN 10: 1472115155

    The phenomenal novel from New York Times bestselling author Cat Valente - her first for adults in more than three years - is worth the wait: Radiance is a decopunk pulp SF alt-history space opera mystery set in a Hollywood, and solar system, very dif ... more

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  • Cover image of book Always Coming Home by Ursula K. Le Guin
    Always Coming Home - by Ursula K. Le Guin

    £9.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781473205802 | ISBN 10: 1473205808

    An unsung masterpiece from one of fantastic literature's greatest writers. A long, long time from now, in the valleys of what will no longer be called Northern California, might be going to have lived a people called the Kesh. But Always Comi ... more

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  • Cover image of book Aurora by Kim Stanley Robinson
    Aurora - by Kim Stanley Robinson

    £8.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9780356500485 | ISBN 10: 0356500489

    Our voyage from Earth began generations ago. Now, we approach our destination. A new home. Aurora. Brilliantly imagined and beautifully told, Aurora is the work of a writer at the height of his powers. ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Mammoth Book of Best New SF by Gardner Dozois (Editor)
    The Mammoth Book of Best New SF - by Gardner Dozois (Editor)

    £14.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781472137685 | ISBN 10: 147213768x

    For well over a quarter of a century, Gardner Dozois has been defining the field with his annual selection of the very best of recently published science fiction. Every year he showcases truly exceptional contemporary writing, both by undisputed mast ... more

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  • Cover image of book Seveneves by Neal Stephenson
    Seveneves - by Neal Stephenson

    £9.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9780008132545 | ISBN 10: 0008132542

    The astounding new novel from the master of science fiction.   THE EARTH WAS A TICKING TIME BOMB.   To ensure the survival they had to look beyond its atmosphere.   So they became pioneers.   Five thousand years later and ... more

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  • Cover image of book Three Moments of an Explosion: Stories by China Miville
    Three Moments of an Explosion: Stories - by China Miville

    £8.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781447235002 | ISBN 10: 1447235002

    The multi-award-winning China Miville has been called 'the equal of David Mitchell or Zadie Smith' (Scotland on Sunday), a writer whose 'inventiveness and precision is awesome' (Independent), and who writes with 'an imagination of immense power' (Gu ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Vorrh by Brian Catling
    The Vorrh - by Brian Catling

    £8.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781473606630 | ISBN 10: 1473606632

    Prepare to lose yourself in the heady, mythical expanse of the Vorrh. "In The Vorrh we have one of the most original and stunning works of fantasy that has ever been my privilege to read."( Alan Moore) In the tradition of China Miville, ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Book of Phoenix by Nnedi Okorafor
    The Book of Phoenix - by Nnedi Okorafor

    £8.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781444762808 | ISBN 10: 144476280x

    The stunning stand-alone prequel to the World Fantasy Award-winning Who Fears Death by the author of Lagoon.   ***SHORTLISTED FOR THE ARTHUR C. CLARKE AWARD***   They call her many things - a research project, a test-subject, a specimen ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Ship by Antonia Honeywell
    The Ship - by Antonia Honeywell

    £8.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781780227344 | ISBN 10: 1780227345

    "The Hunger Games meets the London riots on board Noah's Ark"(The Times) Includes reading group notes and a fascinating glimpse into Lalla's childhood in the short story prequel 'The Time Being'.   Welcome to London, but not as you know it ... more

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  • Cover image of book Goodhouse by Peyton Marshall
    Goodhouse - by Peyton Marshall

    £7.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9780552779432 | ISBN 10: 0552779431

    Goodhouse is not supposed to be a prison. Despite the guard dogs, the tracking devices, and the fact that the boys are mandated to attend and unable to leave, its supposed to be a second - and final - chance.  Across the country, sixty thous ... more

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  • Cover image of book Sisters of the Revolution: A Femimist Speculative Fiction Anthology by Ann and Jeff VanderMeer (Editors)
    Sisters of the Revolution: A Femimist Speculative Fiction Anthology - by Ann and Jeff VanderMeer (Editors)

    £12.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781629630359 | ISBN 10: 1629630357

    Sisters of the Revolution gathers a highly curated selection of feminist speculative fiction (science fiction, fantasy, horror, and more) chosen by one of the most respected editorial teams in speculative literature today, the award-winning Ann and J ... more

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  • Cover image of book Green Earth by Kim Stanley Robinson
    Green Earth - by Kim Stanley Robinson

    £12.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9780008139544 | ISBN 10: 0008139547

    Green Earth takes the stories first told in Forty Signs of Rain, Fifty Degrees Below, and Sixty Days and Counting and combines them in a fully updated, compressed and compelling single volume.  Catastrophe is in the air. Increasingly strang ... more

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  • Cover image of book Pedal Zombies: Thirteen Feminist Bicycle Science Fiction Stories by E. Blue, A. Greenhall, J. Kwak, G. Lair, M. Spencer and E. J. Street
    Pedal Zombies: Thirteen Feminist Bicycle Science Fiction Stories - by E. Blue, A. Greenhall, J. Kwak, G. Lair, M. Spencer and E. J. Street

    £7.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781621065623 | ISBN 10: 1621065626

    In the not-so-distant future, when gasoline is no longer available, humans turn to two-wheeled vehicles to transport goods, seek glory, and defend their remaining communities. In another version of the future, those with the zombie virus are able to ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Mammoth Book of Best New SF 28 by Gardner Dozois (Editor)
    The Mammoth Book of Best New SF 28 - by Gardner Dozois (Editor)

    £12.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781472119995 | ISBN 10: 1472119991

    An annual institution - the year's best science fiction short stories and novellas.  For decades now Gardner Dozois has been presenting his annual selection of the very best of recently published SF stories, both by outstanding up-and-coming wr ... more

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  • Cover image of book Windswept by Adam Rakunas
    Windswept - by Adam Rakunas

    £8.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9780857664778 | ISBN 10: 0857664778

    Padma Mehta has to save her city, her planet, and Occupied Space from a devastating crop-killing plague all before Happy Hour.  Labor organizer Padma Mehta is on the edge of space and the edge of burnout. All she wants is to buy out a little ... more

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  • Cover image of book Perfidy by Mark Bowman
    Perfidy - by Mark Bowman

    £6.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781906407308 | ISBN 10: 1906407304

    Book Two of The Verity Trilogy.   While hiding on Mars, Nomia embarks on an audacious plan to free her brothers and sisters from the organic computer of the Nexus, and to cripple MynCorp's hold over humanity. To succeed she will need to forge ... more

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  • Cover image of book Whiskey Tango Foxtrot by David Shafer
    Whiskey Tango Foxtrot - by David Shafer

    £8.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9780241972762 | ISBN 10: 0241972760

    David Shafer's acclaimed Whiskey Tango Foxtrot: A brilliant, visionary and deeply human cyber-thriller.   Deep in the forest near Burma's border with China, a young woman sees something she wasn't supposed to see.   In Portland, Oregon, ... more

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  • Cover image of book News from the Clouds by Robert Llewellyn
    News from the Clouds - by Robert Llewellyn

    £16.99   hardback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781783520572 | ISBN 10: 1783520574

    In the final book of the News from trilogy, Gavin Meckler faces the biggest challenge of all on his journey through time.  He enters the world of the clouds, where the earth's inhabitants have had to adapt to a planet ravaged by a climate mor ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Long Mars by Terry Pratchett and Stephen Baxter
    The Long Mars - by Terry Pratchett and Stephen Baxter

    £7.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9780552169356 | ISBN 10: 0552169358

    2040-2045: In the years after the cataclysmic Yellowstone eruption there is massive economic dislocation as populations flee Datum Earth to myriad Long Earth worlds. Sally, Joshua, and Lobsang are all involved in this perilous work when, out of the b ... more

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  • Cover image of book Shaman: A Novel of the Ice Age by Kim Stanley Robinson
    Shaman: A Novel of the Ice Age - by Kim Stanley Robinson

    £8.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9780356500454 | ISBN 10: 0356500454

    An award-winning and bestselling SF writer, Kim Stanley Robinson is widely acknowledged as one of the most exciting and visionary writers in the field.   His latest novel, 2312, imagined how we would be living 300 years from now. Now, with hi ... more

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  • Cover image of book Verity by Mark Bowman
    Verity - by Mark Bowman

    £6.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781906407292 | ISBN 10: 1906407290

    In Verity, democracy has been eclipsed. Corporations have carved up the human colonies and reign supreme. MynCorp dominates the Earth by exploiting her most valuable resource - the human subconscious. Wiring together the minds of the poor provides li ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Mammoth Book of SF Stories by Women by Alex Dally MacFarlane (Editor)
    The Mammoth Book of SF Stories by Women - by Alex Dally MacFarlane (Editor)

    £8.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781472111661 | ISBN 10: 1472111664

    A celebration of women's contribution to science fiction, from established classics to the work of coming stars.  Women have always written powerful, important science fiction stories. This anthology showcases the most exceptional stories writte ... more

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  • Cover image of book Lagoon by Nnedi Okorafor
    Lagoon - by Nnedi Okorafor

    £9.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781444762761 | ISBN 10: 1444762761

    A star falls from the sky. A woman rises from the sea. The world will never be the same.  Three strangers, each isolated by his or her own problems: Adaora, the marine biologist. Anthony, the rapper famous throughout Africa. Agu, the troub ... more

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  • Cover image of book Bedlam by Christopher Brookmyre
    Bedlam - by Christopher Brookmyre

    £8.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9780349138695 | ISBN 10: 0349138699

    Cult legend Christopher Brookmyre's first novel for Orbit - an explosive, thought-provoking trip (literally) through the worlds of virtual reality and retro video games.  HEAVEN IS A PRISON. HELL IS A PLAYGROUND.   Ross Baker is an overw ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Best of All Possible Worlds by Karen Lord
    The Best of All Possible Worlds - by Karen Lord

    £8.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781780871684 | ISBN 10: 1780871686

    This is a story of hope. Grace Delarua, a civil servant with the government of Cygnus Beta, remembers when the Sadiri arrived on their planet, a galactic hinterland for pioneers and refugees. This is a story of survival. Dllenahkh, leader of the ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Long War (Long Earth, Book 2) by Terry Pratchett and Stephen Baxter
    The Long War (Long Earth, Book 2) - by Terry Pratchett and Stephen Baxter

    £7.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9780552167758 | ISBN 10: 0552167754

    A generation after the events of The Long Earth, mankind has spread across the new worlds opened up by Stepping. Where Joshua and Lobsang once pioneered, now fleets of airships link the stepwise Americas with trade and culture.   Mankind is s ... more

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  • Cover image of book A Highly Unlikely Scenario: Or, a Neetsa Pizza Employee
    A Highly Unlikely Scenario: Or, a Neetsa Pizza Employee's Guide to Saving the World - by Rachel Cantor

    £10.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781612192642 | ISBN 10: 1612192645

    In the spirit of A Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy and Super Sad True Love Story, a debut novel about a pizza delivery hotline employees adventures in time travel, love, and toppings.  In the not-too-distant future, competing giant fast foo ... more

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  • Cover image of book The First Church on the Moon by JMR Higgs
    The First Church on the Moon - by JMR Higgs

    £8.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9780956416339 | ISBN 10: 0956416330

    Alcohol and life on the moon do not mix. It is the morning after the night before, and a number of problems face the staff of the Steve Moore Moonbase. The first lunar wedding was not a success. A visiting Bishop has a ridiculous obsession about how ... more

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  • Cover image of book Afrofuturism: The World of Black Sci-Fi and Fantasy Culture by Ytasha L. Womack
    Afrofuturism: The World of Black Sci-Fi and Fantasy Culture - by Ytasha L. Womack

    £14.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9781613747964 | ISBN 10: 1613747969

    An educational and entertaining guide to sci-fi and fantasy within African American culture 2014 Locus Awards Finalist, Nonfiction Category   In this hip, accessible primer to the music, literature, and art of Afrofuturism, author Ytasha Wom ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Mammoth Book of Best New SF 26 by Gardner Dozois (Editor)
    The Mammoth Book of Best New SF 26 - by Gardner Dozois (Editor)

    £9.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9781472106018 | ISBN 10: 1472106016

    The 26th volume of this must-have annual collection of science fiction.  For nearly three decades, Gardner Dozois has been presenting his weighty and eclectic annual selection of short science fiction that deserves to be better known to a wider ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Folded Man by Matt Hill
    The Folded Man - by Matt Hill

    £8.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9781908737342 | ISBN 10: 1908737344

    In 2018, Manchester is a rotten city propped up by a few bad men. After the cuts, the toppling of its flagship tower, the riots and the terror, the promise of a prosperous North is gone. The first industrial city is dying its people left to fend fo ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Sea and Summer by George Turner
    The Sea and Summer - by George Turner

    £8.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9780575118690 | ISBN 10: 0575118695

    The Arthur C. Clarke Award-winning novel of climate change in the not-too-distant future. Francis Conway is Swill - one of the millions in the year 2041 who must subsist on the inadequate charities of the state. Life, already difficult, is rapidl ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Hydrogen Sonata by Iain M. Banks
    The Hydrogen Sonata - by Iain M. Banks

    £8.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9780356501499 | ISBN 10: 0356501493

    The Scavenger species are circling. It is, truly, the End Days for the Gzilt civilization.   An ancient people, organized on military principles and yet almost perversely peaceful, the Gzilt helped set up the Culture ten thousand years earlier ... more

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  • Cover image of book Pirate Cinema by Cory Doctorow
    Pirate Cinema - by Cory Doctorow

    £7.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9781781167465 | ISBN 10: 178116746x

    Trent McCauley is sixteen, brilliant, and obsessed with one thing: making movies on his computer by reassembling footage from popular films he downloads from the net. In the dystopian near-future Britain where Trent is growing up, this is more illega ... more

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  • Cover image of book Homeland by Cory Doctorow
    Homeland - by Cory Doctorow

    £7.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9781781167489 | ISBN 10: 1781167486

    Two years after the events of Little Brother and Marcus has new problems to deal with: California's economy has collapsed, taking his parents jobs and his university tuition with it. On his return from the Burning Man festival with his girlfriend An ... more

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  • Cover image of book News from Gardenia by Robert Llewellyn
    News from Gardenia - by Robert Llewellyn

    £7.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9781783520091 | ISBN 10: 1783520094

    News From Gardenia is a science fiction novel; a man called Gavin Meckler who was born in 1979 arrives 200 years into the future where he discovers a world that is recognisable and yet utterly different.   It's a place where it's possible to t ... more

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  • Cover image of book News from the Squares by Robert Llewellyn
    News from the Squares - by Robert Llewellyn

    £12.99   hardback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9781783520077 | ISBN 10: 1783520078

    In Robert Llewellyns eagerly-awaited sequel to News From Gardenia, Gavin Meckler is trying to get back to the present, but something is amiss. He soon realises he has travelled sideways through time to another possible future, as unlike Gardenia as ... more

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  • Cover image of book Doctor Who: The Silurian Gift by Mike Tucker
    Doctor Who: The Silurian Gift - by Mike Tucker

    £1.00   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9781849905589 | ISBN 10: 1849905584

    My new Fire-Ice will solve all the problems of the planet!   The world is on the brink of crisis. As fuel runs short, society begins to break down. One man seems to have the answer. But is it too good to be true?  The Doctor arrives ... more

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  • Cover image of book Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell
    Nineteen Eighty-Four - by George Orwell

    £7.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9780141393049 | ISBN 10: 0141393041

    "Who controls the past controls the future: who controls the present controls the past" Hidden away in the Record Department of the sprawling Ministry of Truth, Winston Smith skilfully rewrites the past to suit the needs of the Party. Yet he inwardl ... more

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  • Cover image of book Report From Planet Midnight by Nalo Hopkinson
    Report From Planet Midnight - by Nalo Hopkinson

    £10.99   paperback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9781604864977 | ISBN 10: 1604864974

    Nalo Hopkinson has been busily (and wonderfully) subverting the genre since her first novel, Brown Girl in the Ring, won a Locus Award for SF and Fantasy in 1999. Since then she has acquired a prestigious World Fantasy Award, a legion of adventurou ... more

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  • Cover image of book Doctor Who: Magic of the Angels by Jacqueline Rayner
    Doctor Who: Magic of the Angels - by Jacqueline Rayner

    £1.99   paperback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9781849902861 | ISBN 10: 1849902860

    'No one from this time will ever see that girl again...'   The Doctor, Amy and Rory round off a sight-seeing tour round London with a trip to the theatre. That's when things start to go wrong.  The Doctor wonders why so ... more

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  • Cover image of book Floating Worlds by Cecelia Holland
    Floating Worlds - by Cecelia Holland

    £10.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9780575108233 | ISBN 10: 0575108231

    A seminal feminist SF novel of the highest literary quality, comparable to the works of Joanna Russ and Ursula K. LeGuin.   The Styths, a powerful and aggressive mutant race from the Gas Planets, Uranus and Saturn, have been launching pira ... more

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  • Cover image of book Science Fiction: A Very Short Introduction by David Seed
    Science Fiction: A Very Short Introduction - by David Seed

    £7.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9780199557455 | ISBN 10: 0199557454

    Science Fiction has proved notoriously difficult to define. It has been explained as a combination of romance, science and prophecy; as a genre based on an imagined alternative to the reader's environment; and as a form of fantastic fiction and histo ... more

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  • Cover image of book Things We Didn
    Things We Didn't See Coming - by Steven Amsterdam

    £8.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9780099547044 | ISBN 10: 009954704x

    A mesmerising debut set in a not-too-distant future, in a landscape at once utterly fantastic and strangely familiar.  Richly imagined, dark, and darkly comic, Things We Didn't See Coming follows a man over three decades as he tries to su ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Wild Girls by Ursula K. Le Guin
    The Wild Girls - by Ursula K. Le Guin

    £10.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9781604864038 | ISBN 10: 1604864036

    Ursula K. Le Guin is the one modern science fiction author who truly needs no introduction. In the forty years since The Left Hand of Darkness, her works have changed not only the face but the tone and the agenda of SF, introducing themes of gender, ... more

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  • Cover image of book Shades of Grey by Jasper Fforde
    Shades of Grey - by Jasper Fforde

    £8.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9780340963050 | ISBN 10: 0340963050

    Hundreds of years in the future, after the Something that Happened, the world is an alarmingly different place. Life is lived according to The Rulebook and social hierarchy is determined by your perception of colour.  Eddie Russett is an abov ... more

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  • Cover image of book Dhalgren by Samuel R. Delany
    Dhalgren - by Samuel R. Delany

    £9.99   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9780575090996 | ISBN 10: 0575090995

    A counter-culture classic and a classic of SF - a young man arrives in a near future US and writes a book that may be Dhalgren.  A young man arrives in the anarchic city of Bellona, in a near future USA. This world has two moons but could other ... more

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  • Cover image of book Queer Universes: Sexualities in Science Fiction by Wendy Gay Pearson, Veronica Hollinger and Joan Gordon (editors)
    Queer Universes: Sexualities in Science Fiction - by Wendy Gay Pearson, Veronica Hollinger and Joan Gordon (editors)

    £24.99   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9781846315015 | ISBN 10: 1846315018

    Contestations over the meaning and practice of sexuality have become increasingly central to cultural self-definition and critical debates over issues of identity, citizenship and the definition of humanity itself. In an era when a religious authorit ... more

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  • Cover image of book Mammoths of the Great Plains by Eleanor Arnason
    Mammoths of the Great Plains - by Eleanor Arnason

    £10.99   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9781604860757 | ISBN 10: 1604860758

    When President Thomas Jefferson sent Lewis and Clark to explore the West, he told them to look especially for mammoths. Jefferson had seen bones and tusks of the great beasts in Virginia, and he suspected - he hoped! - that they might still roam the ... more

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  • Cover image of book Fire on the Mountain by Terry Bisson
    Fire on the Mountain - by Terry Bisson

    £14.99   paperback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9781604860870 | ISBN 10: 1604860871

    It's 1959 in Socialist Virginia. The Deep South is an independent black nation called Nova Africa. The second Mars expedition is about to touch down on the red planet and a pregant scientist is climbing the Blue Ridge in search of her great grandfath ... more

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  • Cover image of book Doctor Who: The Sontaran Games by Jacqueline Rayner
    Doctor Who: The Sontaran Games - by Jacqueline Rayner

    £3.99   paperback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9781846076435 | ISBN 10: 1846076439

    Every time the lights go out, someone dies...  The Tardis lands at an academy for top athletes, all hoping to be chosen for the forthcoming Globe Games. But is one of them driven enough to resort to murder? The Doctor discovers that the stude ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Stone Gods by Jeanette Winterson
    The Stone Gods - by Jeanette Winterson

    £8.99   paperback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9780141032603 | ISBN 10: 014103260x

    This new world weighs a yatto-gram... On the airwaves, all the talk is of the new blue planet - pristine and habitable, like our own 65 million years ago, before we took it to the edge of destruction. And off the air, Billie and Spike are falling in ... more

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  • Cover image of book This is My Funniest 2: Leading Science Fiction Writers Present Their Funniest Stories Ever by Edited by Mike Resnick
    This is My Funniest 2: Leading Science Fiction Writers Present Their Funniest Stories Ever - by Edited by Mike Resnick

    £12.99   paperback   (2007) - ISBN 13: 9781933771229 | ISBN 10: 1933771224

    On the heels of the well-received and well-read This is my Funniest, comes This is my Funniest 2 from award-winning science fiction author, Mike Resnick. A survey of the humor that can be found within the science fiction genre, this collection of hil ... more

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  • Cover image of book Archaeologies of the Future: The Desire Called Utopia and Other Science Fictions by Frederic Jameson
    Archaeologies of the Future: The Desire Called Utopia and Other Science Fictions - by Frederic Jameson

    £19.99   paperback   (2007) - ISBN 13: 9781844675388 | ISBN 10: 1844675386

    In an age of globalization characterized by the dizzying technologies of the First World, and the social disintegration of the Third, is the concept of utopia still meaningful? Archaeologies of the Future, Jamesons most substantial work since Postmo ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Story of General Dann and Mara
    The Story of General Dann and Mara's Daughter, Griot and the Snow Dog - by Doris Lessing

    £9.99   paperback   (2006) - ISBN 13: 9780007152827 | ISBN 10: 0007152825

    In a prophetic vision of a world transformed by climate change, Doris Lessing evokes again the frozen wastes and sun-seared deserts of her glitteringly brilliant novel Mara and Dann. Through the snow-covered northern wilderness of this world travels ... more

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  • Cover image of book Island by Aldous Huxley
    Island - by Aldous Huxley

    £9.99   paperback   (2005) - ISBN 13: 9780099477778 | ISBN 10: 0099477777

    For over a hundred years the Pacific island of Pala has been the scene of a unique experiment in civilisation. Its inhabitants live in a society where western science has been brought together with eastern philosophy and humanism to create a paradise ... more

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  • Cover image of book Tales From A Distant Planet by Felice Picano
    Tales From A Distant Planet - by Felice Picano

    £10.50   paperback   (2005) - ISBN 13: 9782914853057 | ISBN 10: 291485305x

    With stylistic mastery and typical daring, Californian writer Felice Picano delivers seven groundbreaking stories that go beyond anything before imagined.   In The Perfect Setting, landscape paintings give clues to different crimes they depic ... more

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  • Cover image of book Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell
    Cloud Atlas - by David Mitchell

    £8.99   paperback   (2005) - ISBN 13: 9780340822784 | ISBN 10: 0340822783

    "Souls cross ages like clouds cross skies..."Six interlocking lives - one amazing adventure. In a narrative that circles the globe and reaches from the 19th century to a post-apocalyptic future, David Mitchell erases the boundaries of time, genre an ... more

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  • Cover image of book So Long Been Dreaming: Postcolonial Visions of the Future by Nalo Hopkinson and Uppinder Mehan (Editors)
    So Long Been Dreaming: Postcolonial Visions of the Future - by Nalo Hopkinson and Uppinder Mehan (Editors)

    £17.99   paperback   (2004) - ISBN 13: 9781551521589 | ISBN 10: 155152158x

    So Long Been Dreaming: Postcolonial Science Fiction & Fantasy is an anthology of original new stories by leading African, Asian, South Asian, and Aboriginal authors, as well as North American and British writers of colour.   Stories of imagine ... more

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  • Cover image of book Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
    Fahrenheit 451 - by Ray Bradbury

    £8.99   paperback   (2004) - ISBN 13: 9780006546061 | ISBN 10: 0006546064

    The hauntingly prophetic classic novel set in a not-too-distant future where books are burned by a special task force of firemen. Guy Montag is a fireman. His job is to burn books, which are forbidden, being the source of all discord and unhappiness. ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Dispossessed by Ursula Le Guin
    The Dispossessed - by Ursula Le Guin

    £8.99   paperback   (1999) - ISBN 13: 9781857988826 | ISBN 10: 1857988825

    Shevek is a brilliant physicist from the austerely isolationist and anarchic planet Anarres working on the Principle of Simultaneity which could revolutionize interstellar civilization by making instantaneous communication possible.  But Shevek' ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Illuminatus! Trilogy by Robert Shea and Robert Anton Wilson
    The Illuminatus! Trilogy - by Robert Shea and Robert Anton Wilson

    £11.99   paperback   (1998) - ISBN 13: 9781854875747 | ISBN 10: 1854875744

    It was a deadly mistake. Joseph Malik, editor of a radical magazine, has snooped into rumours about an ancient secret society that turned out to be still alive and kicking. Now his offices have been bombed, he's gone missing, and the case has landed ... more

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  • Cover image of book Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
    Brave New World - by Aldous Huxley

    £8.99   paperback   (1994) - ISBN 13: 9780099518471 | ISBN 10: 0099518473

    Far in the future, the World Controllers have created the ideal society. Through clever use of genetic engineering, brainwashing and recreational sex and drugs all its members are happy consumers. Bernard Marx seems alone harbouring an ill-defined lo ... more

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  • Cover image of book Red Star - The First Bolshevik Utopia and Engineer Menni by Alexander Bogdanov
    Red Star - The First Bolshevik Utopia and Engineer Menni - by Alexander Bogdanov

    £14.99   paperback   (1984) - ISBN 13: 9780253203175 | ISBN 10: 0253203171

    A communist society on Mars, the Russian Revolution, and class struggle on two planets are the subjects of two remarkable science fiction novels by Alexander Bogdanov (1873-1928), one of the early organisers and prophets of the Russian Bolshevik Part ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Left Hand of Darkness by Ursula K. Le Guin
    The Left Hand of Darkness - by Ursula K. Le Guin

    £7.99   paperback   (1981) - ISBN 13: 9781857230741 | ISBN 10: 1857230744

    Winter is an Earth-like planet with two major differences: conditions are semi arctic even at the warmest time of the year, and the inhabitants are all of the same sex. Tucked away in a remote corner of the universe, they have no knowledge of space t ... more

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