Summer Reading Sale
 
 

Recently Viewed clear list


Original Essays | June 20, 2014

Lisa Howorth: IMG So Many Books, So Many Writers



I'm not a bookseller, but I'm married to one, and Square Books is a family. And we all know about families and how hard it is to disassociate... Continue »

spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$4.50
List price: $8.25
Used Mass Market
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Qty Store Section
2 Beaverton SF- H

This title in other editions

The Coming

by

The Coming Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Astronomy professor Aurora ‘Rory’ Bell gets a message from space that seems to portend the arrival of extraterrestrial visitors. According to her calculations, whoever is coming will arrive in three months— on New Year’s Day, to be exact.

A crowded and poisoned Earth is moving toward the brink of the last world war—and is certainly unprepared to face invasion of any kind. Rory’s continuing investigation leads her to wonder if it could be some kind of hoax, but the impending ‘visit’ takes on a media life of its own. And so the world waits. But the question still remains as to what, exactly, everyone is waiting for…

About the Author

Joe Haldeman is a Vietnam veteran whose classic novels The Forever War and Forever Peace both have the rare honor of winning the Hugo and Nebula Awards. He has served twice as president of the Science Fiction Writers of America and is currently an adjunct professor teaching writing at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780441008766
Author:
Haldeman, Joe
Publisher:
Ace Books
Location:
New York
Subject:
Mass media
Subject:
Science Fiction - General
Subject:
Science fiction
Subject:
Life on other planets
Subject:
Human-alien encounters
Subject:
Astronomy teachers
Subject:
Fantasy - General
Subject:
Science Fiction and Fantasy-A to Z
Copyright:
Edition Number:
Ace mass-market ed.
Edition Description:
B-Mass Market
Series:
Ace science fiction
Series Volume:
124
Publication Date:
20011131
Binding:
MASS MARKET
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
7 x 4.3 x 0.79 in 0.31 lb
Age Level:
from 18

Other books you might like

  1. Guardian Used Mass Market $4.50
  2. Forever Peace
    Used Mass Market $3.95
  3. Green Eggs and Ham with Sticker... Used Board Book $4.50
  4. The Blue Sword
    Used Mass Market $4.50
  5. Omnifix Used Mass Market $1.95
  6. A Deepness in the Sky
    Used Mass Market $5.50

Related Subjects

Fiction and Poetry » Science Fiction and Fantasy » A to Z
Fiction and Poetry » Science Fiction and Fantasy » Adventure

The Coming Used Mass Market
0 stars - 0 reviews
$4.50 In Stock
Product details 288 pages Ace Books - English 9780441008766 Reviews:
spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.