The Arthur C Clarke Award

The Arthur C  Clarke Award
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Category Science fiction
Total Pages 243
ISBN 095524160X
Rating 4/5 from 21 reviews

Essays on winners of the first 18 years of the Arthur C. Clarke Award.

The Arthur C  Clarke Award
  • Author : Paul Kincaid,Andrew M. Butler
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2006

Essays on winners of the first 18 years of the Arthur C. Clarke Award.

The Old Drift
  • Author : Namwali Serpell
  • Publisher : Hogarth
  • Release Date : 2019-03-26

“A dazzling debut, establishing Namwali Serpell as a writer on the world stage.”—Salman Rushdie, The New York Times Book Review NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY Dwight Garner, The New York Times • The New York Times Book Review • Time • NPR • The Atlantic • BuzzFeed • Tordotcom • Kirkus

Zoo City
  • Author : Lauren Beukes
  • Publisher : Mulholland Books
  • Release Date : 2016-08-16

A new paperback edition of Lauren Beukes's Arthur C Clarke Award-winning novel set in a world where murderers and other criminals acquire magical animals that are mystically bonded to them. Zinzi has a Sloth on her back, a dirty 419 scam habit, and a talent for finding lost things. When a

  • Author : Tade Thompson
  • Publisher : Orbit
  • Release Date : 2017-12-05

Tade Thompson's Rosewater is the start of an award-winning, cutting edge trilogy set in Nigeria, by one of science fiction's most engaging new voices. *Arthur C. Clarke Award for Best Science Fiction Novel, winner*Nommo Award for Best Speculative Fiction Novel, winner Rosewater is a town on the edge. A

Children of Time
  • Author : Adrian Tchaikovsky
  • Publisher : Pan Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2015-06-04

Winner of the 30th anniversary Arthur C. Clarke Award for Best Novel. Adrian Tchaikovksy's critically acclaimed novel Children of Time, is the epic story of humanity's battle for survival on a terraformed planet. Who will inherit this new Earth? The last remnants of the human race left a dying Earth,

Cage of Souls
  • Author : Adrian Tchaikovsky
  • Publisher : Head of Zeus Ltd
  • Release Date : 2019-04-04

Humanity clings to life on a dying Earth in an epic, far-future SF from an award-winning author. The sun is bloated, diseased, dying perhaps. Beneath its baneful light, Shadrapar, last of all cities, harbours fewer than 100,000 human souls. Built on the ruins of countless civilisations, Shadrapar is a museum, a

The Last Astronaut
  • Author : David Wellington
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2019-07-23

'An edge-of-your-seat tale of first contact' Gareth L. Powell 'A terrifying tour de force . . . Gripping authenticity and an uncompromising white-knuckled pace' James Rollins 'Timely and terrifying, The Last Astronaut propels us deep into the mysteries of space . . . breathless, compulsive reading' Christopher Golden A huge alien object has entered the solar

Gather the Daughters
  • Author : Jennie Melamed
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2017-07-25

'An exceptional debut' Sunday Telegraph 'Obsessed with The Handmaid's Tale? This brilliant book is the one for you' Stylist 'An intriguing, gorgeously realised and written novel which inexorably draws you into its dark heart' Kate Hamer On a small isolated island, there's a community that lives by its own rules.

The Loosening Skin
  • Author : Aliya Whiteley
  • Publisher : Titan Books (US, CA)
  • Release Date : 2021-02-23

Shortlisted for the Arthur C. Clarke Award, John W. Campbell Award, British Fantasy Awards and the Brave New Words Award. A gripping and strange story of shedding skins, love and moving on from the award-winning author of The Beauty. Includes an exclusive short story set in the world of The

  • Author : Iain Pears
  • Publisher : Knopf Canada
  • Release Date : 2016-02-09

In a major suspense novel set to surpass the internationally bestselling An Instance of the Fingerpost comes a dazzling story of youth, love and murderous ambition--a novel of time travel spanning three beautifully detailed worlds: the intellectual spires of Oxford in 1960, an ancient Arcadian world, and a dystopian future. In 1960,

The Collected Stories of Arthur C  Clarke
  • Author : Arthur C. Clarke
  • Publisher : Rosetta Books
  • Release Date : 2016-07-12

Six decades of fascinating stories from the legendary “colossus of science fiction” and creator of 2001: A Space Odyssey gathered in one compendium (The New Yorker). Arthur C. Clarke, along with H. G. Wells, Isaac Asimov, and Robert A. Heinlein, was a definitive voice in twentieth century science fiction. A prophetic

The Handmaid s Tale
  • Author : Coral Ann Howells,Margaret Atwood
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1998

Key Features: Study methods Introduction to the text Summaries with critical notes Themes and techniques Textual analysis of key passages Author biography Historical and literary background Modern and historical critical approaches Chronology Glossary of literary terms

Song of Time
  • Author : Ian R. MacLeod
  • Publisher : Jabberwocky Literary Agency, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2018-08-15

Winner of the Arthur C. Clarke and the John W. Campbell Memorial awards for Best Science-Fiction Novel Song of Time begins with an old woman discovering a half-drowned man on a Cornish beach in the furthest days of this strange century. She, once a famous concert violinist, is close to

  • Author : Ann Leckie
  • Publisher : Orbit
  • Release Date : 2017-09-26

Ann Leckie returns to the world of her record-breaking Imperial Radch trilogy, which won the Hugo, Nebula, and Arthur C. Clarke Awards, with an enthralling novel of power, privilege, and birthright. NOMINATED FOR THE HUGO AWARD FOR BEST NOVEL 2018 NOMINATED FOR THE LOCUS AWARD FOR BEST SCIENCE FICTION NOVEL 2018 A

Dreams Before the Start of Time
  • Author : Anne Charnock
  • Publisher : 47North
  • Release Date : 2017-04

"In a near-future London, Millie Dack places her hand on her belly to feel her baby kick, resolute in her decision to be a single parent. Across town, her closest friend--a hungover Toni Munroe--steps into the shower and places her hand on a medic console. The diagnosis is devastating. In