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Brave New World

By: Aldous Huxley

Price: $14.95

Publisher: UK, Vintage: 2011

Edition: Vintage Classics

Seller ID: 9780099518471

ISBN: 0099518473

Condition: New


'The best science fiction book ever, definitely the most prescient... Looking at our present trajectory we are on the way to Brave New World' Yuval Noah Harari, author of Sapiens and Homo Deus `A masterpiece of speculation... As vibrant, fresh, and somehow shocking as it was when I first read it' Margaret Atwood A grave warning... Provoking, stimulating, shocking and dazzling' Observer 'What Aldous Huxley presented as fiction with the human hatcheries of Brave New World has become fact. The consequences are profound and, if we don't get it right, deeply disturbing' John Humphries, Sun... View more info

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Brave New World : Special 3D Edition

By: Aldous Huxley

Price: $14.95

Publisher: UK, Vintage: 2014

Edition: Special 3D Edition

Seller ID: 9781784870140

ISBN: 1784870145

Condition: New


Extra-special futuristic 3D edition! Each book comes with 3D glasses! 'One of the most important books to have been published since the war' Daily Telegraph. WITH INTRODUCTIONS BY MARGARET ATWOOD AND DAVID BRADSHAW. 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 longing to break free. A visit to one of the few remaining Savage Reservations where the old, imperfect life still contin... View more info

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Hellhole Inferno #3 Hellhole Series

By: Brian Herbert and Kevin J. Anderson

Price: $19.95

Publisher: UK, Simon & Schuster: 2015

Seller ID: 002297

ISBN: 1849830320

Condition: New


After the events of Hellhole Awakening, the people of Hellhole and the shadow-Xayans scramble to rally against the threat from the still-living rogue Xayans. Back on Sonjeera, the Monarchy is in an uproar after their surprising defeat and the breakaway of the Deep Zone planets. The dowager Queen decides to go to Hellhole on a diplomatic mission, hoping to keep her power. But after touring Hellhole, Queen Michella is shaken, and begins to realize that she can never have the old Monarchy back. Before the Queen can return to Sonjeera, she's captured by the rogue Xayans and learns the reason for... View more info

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Dune #1 Dune

By: Frank Herbert

Price: $19.95

Publisher: USA, Ace Books: 1996

Seller ID: 003290

ISBN: 0441172717

Condition: New


In 1965, after being rejected by more than a dozen publishing houses, a book called "Dune" was brought out by the Chilton Book Company. Its respected author, journalist Frank Herbert, had written "Dune" with nothing more in mind than to entertain his readers with the telling of a particularly complex story, one which had occupied his thoughts for more than six years. No one - not Herbert, not Chilton, not the science fiction community at the time - had any idea that "Dune" would be adopted and read by successive generations with a fervor bordering on cult worship. Or that it would prove to be ... View more info

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God Emperor of Dune #4 Dune

By: Frank Herbert

Price: $16.95

Publisher: USA, Ace Books: 1987

Seller ID: 004319

ISBN: 0441294677

Condition: New


Centuries have passed on Dune, and the planet is green with life. Leto, the son of Dune's savior, is still alive but far from human, and the fate of all humanity hangs on his awesome sacrifice... View more info

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Dune Messiah #2 Dune

By: Frank Herbert

Price: $14.95

Publisher: USA, Ace Books: 1987

Seller ID: 004327

ISBN: 0441172695

Condition: New


Dune Messiah continues the story of the man Muad'dib, heir to a power unimaginable, bringing to completion the centuries-old scheme to create a super-being. "Brilliant...It is all that Dune was, and maybe a little bit more."--Galaxy Magazine View more info

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Araminta Station #1 Cadwal Chronicles [used book]

By: Jack Vance

Price: $9.00

Publisher: UK, New English Library: 1988

Seller ID: 0450423786

ISBN: 0450423786

Condition: Good


Travel out along the galaxy's Perseid Arm. Branch off to follow the ten thousand stars of Mircea's Wisp. Eventually you will come to the Purple Rose System - three stars, Lorca, Sing and Syrene, that seem about to drift away into the void. Three planets circle Syrene. On one, Cadwal, there is Life. Long ago the Naturalist Society of Earth had listed Cadwal as a natural preserve. An administration centre had been set up and staffed to protect the planet from all exploitation. Araminta Station. Now, centuries later, the young Glawen Clattuc is beginning to wonder what the future may hold for him... View more info

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Journey to the Centre of the Earth [Collins Classics]

By: Jules Verne

Price: $5.99

Publisher: UK, William Collins: 2016

Seller ID: 9780007372379

ISBN: 000737237X

Condition: New


`From that hour we had no further occasion for the exercise of reason, or judgment, or skill, or contrivance. We were henceforth to be hurled along, the playthings of the fierce elements of the deep.' In Verne's science-fiction classic, Professor Lidenbrock chances upon an ancient manuscript and pledges to solve the mysterious coded message that lies within it. Eventually he deciphers the story - that of an Icelandic explorer who travels to the centre of the earth, finding his way there via a volcano. Inspired by the manuscript, The Professor is determined to follow in the explorer's... View more info

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20,000 Leagues Under The Sea [Collins Classics]

By: Jules Verne

Price: $5.99

Publisher: UK, William Collins: 2010

Seller ID: 9780007351046

ISBN: 0007351046

Condition: New


'The sea is everything. It covers seven tenths of the terrestrial globe. Its breath is pure and healthy. It is an immense desert, where man is never lonely, for he feels life stirring on all sides.' Scientist Pierre Aronnax and his colleagues set out on an expedition to find a strange sea monster and are captured by the infamous and charismatic Captain Nemo and taken abroad the Nautilus submarine as his prisoners. As they travel the world's oceans, they become embroiled in adventures and events beyond their wildest dreams. Visionary in its outlook, Vern's 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea is a... View more info

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Around the World in 80 Days / Five Weeks in a Balloon [Wordsworth Classics]

By: Jules Verne

Price: $7.99

Publisher: UK, Wordsworth: 1994

Seller ID: 9781853260902

ISBN: 1853260908

Condition: New


With an Introduction and Notes by Professor Roger Cardinal. University of Kent at Canterbury. Translationsare by Paul Desages (Around the World in Eighty Days) and Arthur Chambers (Five Weeks in a Balloon). JULES VERNE (1828-1905) POSSESSED that rare storyteller's gift of being able to present the far-fetched and the downright unbelievable in such a way as effortlessly to inspire his reader's allegiance and trust. This volume contains two of his best-loved yarns, chosen from among the sixty-four titles of Les Voyages Extraordinaires, Verne's pioneering contribution to the canon of mo... View more info

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Journey to the Centre of the Earth [Wordsworth Classics]

By: Jules Verne

Price: $7.99

Publisher: UK, Wordsworth: 1996

Seller ID: 9781853262876

ISBN: 1853262870

Condition: New


The father of science fiction, Jules Verne, invites you to join the intrepid and eccentric Professor Liedenbrock and his companions on a thrilling and dramatic expedition as they travel down a secret tunnel in a volcano in Iceland on a journey which will lead them to the centre of the earth. Along the way they encounter various hazards and witness many incredible sights such as the underground forest, illuminated by electricity, the Great Geyser, the battle between prehistoric monsters, the strange whispering gallery, giant insects and the vast subterranean sea with its ferocious whirlpool. ... View more info

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Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea [Wordsworth Classics]

By: Jules Verne

Price: $7.99

Publisher: UK, Wordsworth: 1992

Seller ID: 9781853260315

ISBN: 1853260312

Condition: New


With an exclusive introduction and notes by David Stuart Davies. Translation by Louis Mercier. Professor Aronnax, his faithful servant, Conseil, and the Canadian harpooner, Ned Land, begin an extremely hazardous voyage to rid the seas of a little-known and terrifying sea monster. However, the "monster" turns out to be a giant submarine, commanded by the mysterious Captain Nemo, by whom they are soon held captive. So begins not only one of the great adventure classics by Jules Verne, the 'Father of Science Fiction', but also a truly fantastic voyage from the lost city of Atlant... View more info

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Blade Runner

By: Philip K. Dick

Price: $16.95

Publisher: USA, Del Rey: 2017

Seller ID: 9781524796976

ISBN: 1524796972

Condition: New


Here is the classic sci-fi novel Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?, set nearly thirty years before the events of the new Warner Bros. film Blade Runner 2049, starring Harrison Ford, Ryan Gosling, and Robin Wright. By 2021, the World War has killed millions, driving entire species into extinction and sending mankind off-planet. Those who remain covet any living creature, and for people who can't afford one, companies build incredibly realistic simulacra: horses, birds, cats, sheep. They've even built humans. Immigrants to Mars receive androids so sophisticated they are indistinguishable from... View more info

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Blade Runner

By: Philip K. Dick

Price: $19.95

Publisher: UK, Gollancz: 2017

Seller ID: 9781473222687

ISBN: 1473222680

Condition: New


A marvellous and complex book, simply written but leaving all kinds of resonance in the mind Dick's most widely-read novel. It is also one of his best - Science Fiction: The 100 Best Novels. As the eagerly-anticipated new film BLADE RUNNER 2049 finally comes to the screen, rediscover the world of Blade Runner . . . World War Terminus had left the Earth devastated. Through its ruins, bounty hunter Rick Deckard stalked, in search of the renegade replicants who were his prey. When he wasn't 'retiring' them with his laser weapon, he dreamed of owning a live animal - the ultimate status symbol in ... View more info