Results for General Fiction + Speculative (Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Alt. History) + In Time of War & The Effects of War

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  • The Blind Astronomer's Daughter
    John Pipkin
    Hardcover: 10/11/2016
    A novel of the obsessions of the age: scientific inquiry, geographic discovery, political reformation, but ...
  • The Afrika Reich
    Guy Saville
    Paperback: 01/13/2015
    The explosive new thriller of a world that so nearly existed
  • Dominion
    C.J. Sansom
    Paperback: 12/02/2014
    C.J. Sansom rewrites history in a thrilling novel that dares to imagine Britain under the thumb of Nazi ...
  • Ragnarok: The End of the Gods
    A.S. Byatt
    Paperback: 03/26/2013
    War, natural disaster, reckless gods and the recognition of impermanence in the world are just some of the ...
  • Zone One: A Novel
    Colson Whitehead
    Paperback: 07/10/2012
    Both spine chilling and playfully cerebral, Zone One brilliantly subverts the genre's conventions and ...
  • Home Fires
    Gene Wolfe
    Paperback: 01/17/2012
    Gene Wolfe takes us to a future North America at once familiar and utterly strange.
  • Resistance
    Owen Sheers
    Paperback: 02/10/2009
    Imbued with immense imaginative breadth and confidence, Owen Sheers's debut novel unfolds with the pace and ...

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