logo
Wrong email address or username
Wrong email address or username
Incorrect verification code
Seveneves - Neal Stephenson
Seveneves
by: (author)
4.00 10
The astounding new novel from the master of science fiction.President Barack Obama's summer reading choice and recently optioned by Ron Howard and IMAGINE to be made into a major motion picture.THE EARTH WAS A TICKING TIME BOMB.To ensure the survival they had to look beyond its atmosphere.So they... show more
The astounding new novel from the master of science fiction.President Barack Obama's summer reading choice and recently optioned by Ron Howard and IMAGINE to be made into a major motion picture.THE EARTH WAS A TICKING TIME BOMB.To ensure the survival they had to look beyond its atmosphere.So they became pioneers.Five thousand years later and their progeny form seven distinct races and they must journey to an alien: Earth.A magnificent, visionary work of speculative fiction from a true visionary that will dazzle you with its depth, psychology and awesome imagination.
show less
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780008132545 (0008132542)
ASIN: 0008132542
Publisher: The Borough Press
Pages no: 880
Edition language: English
Bookstores:
Community Reviews
Elentarri's Book Blog
Elentarri's Book Blog rated it
4.0 Seveneves by Neal Stephenson
"The moon blew up without warning and for no apparent reason."Seveneves is an entertaining, complex and thought provoking hard-science fiction book that takes a look at humanity, the good and the bad, during an apocalyptic event. The book is split into three sections. The first sections deals wit...
CDRBill
CDRBill rated it
5.0 Seveneves: A Novel
What can I say. This is an amazing epic! Classic Stephenson. The moon is destroyed and the Hard Rain makes Earth uninhabitable and the human race in space is reduced to seven women thus the book title.Highly recommended! You will not be disappointed.
Tannat
Tannat rated it
2.0 Seveneves by Neal Stephenson
This is basically two books published as one, which is better, I guess, than arbitrarily splitting a long book in the middle. I’m not sure whether listening to the audio version was a mistake on this one. And although I didn’t dislike Will Damron’s narration, I’m not entirely sure why it was decided...
Book Thoughts
Book Thoughts rated it
5.0 Review of Seveneves by Neal Stephenson
Wow what a great book. I love Neal Stephenson. He is one of those authors that just seems to write in a way that really flows for me. I completely understand the criticism some people have of him when they say he is long winded and spends too much time writing about things that do not move the story...
Cynically Speaking
Cynically Speaking rated it
3.0
I think Mr. Stephenson is more effective in the thriller/adventure space than in the pure sci-fi genre. The premise of the moon breaking apart is good and tension builds nicely, but after so many 'crap-can-go-horribly-wrong-in-space' episodes I began to think - Ok, let's get on with the story. As ...
Other editions (11)
Books by Neal Stephenson
On shelves
Share this Book
Need help?