Synopses & Reviews
Five years after attacking the human-colonized worlds of the Spiral Arm, the hydrogues maintain absolute control over stardrive fuel...and their embargo is strangling human civilization.
On Earth, mankind suffers from renewed attacks by the hydrogues and decides to use a cybernetic army to fight them. Yet the Terran leaders don't realize that these military robots have already exterminated their own makers - and may soon turn on humanity. Once the rulers of an expanding empire, humans have become the galaxy's most endangered species. But the sudden appearance of incredible new beings will destroy all balances of power.
Now for humans and the myriad alien factions in the universe, the real war is about to begin...and genocide may be the result.
x Hidden Empire (Aspect, 7/02) has won acclaim from many popular Science Fiction writers, including Margaret Weis, R.A. Salvatore, and Kate Elliot. Its 7/03 Aspect mass market publication will tie in with the hardcover publication of a Forest of Stars.
x Kevin J. Anderson has sold millions of copies of his Star Wars, Dune, and X-Files novels, making him one of the best known writers in the genre Today. He has been nominated for the Nebula Award, the Bram Stoker Award, and the SFX Reader's Choice Award.
x Foreign rights to a Forest of Stars have already been sold in the U.K.
The author of 27 national bestsellers is back with the second novel in a thrilling new science fiction series. This multi-volume chronicle of a legendary war that spans the galaxy is written in the vein of the best works of Peter Hamilton, Dan Simmons, and Frank Herbert.
About the Author
Kevin J. Anderson has written 46 national bestsellers and has over 20 million books in print worldwide in 30 languages. He has been nominated for the Nebula Award, the Bram Stoker Award, and the SFX Readers' Choice Award. Find out more about Kevin Anderson at www.wordfire.com.