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  • Halting Stateby Charles Stross

    Little, Brown Book Group 2008; US$ 12.99

    It was called in as a robbery at Hayek Associates, an online game company. So you can imagine Sergeant Sue Smith's mood as she watches the video footage of the heist being carried out by a band of orcs and a dragon, and realises that the robbery from an online game company is actually a robbery from an online game. Just wonderful. Like she has nothing... more...

  • Singularity Skyby Charles Stross

    Penguin Publishing Group 2004; US$ 7.99

    In a technologically suppressed future, information demands to be free in the debut novel from  Hugo Award-winning author Charlie Stross. In the twenty-first century, life as we know it changed. Faster-than-light travel was perfected, and the Eschaton, a superhuman artificial intelligence, was born. Four hundred years later, the far-flung colonies... more...

  • Accelerandoby Charles Stross

    Penguin Publishing Group 2005; US$ 7.99

    The Singularity. It is the era of the posthuman. Artificial intelligences have surpassed the limits of human intellect. Biotechnological beings have rendered people all but extinct. Molecular nanotechnology runs rampant, replicating and reprogramming at will. Contact with extraterrestrial life grows more imminent with each new day. Struggling to survive... more...

  • Glasshouseby Charles Stross

    Penguin Publishing Group 2006; US$ 5.82

    “ONE NIGHTMARISH PANOPTICON.” – The New York Times                  When Robin wakes up in a clinic with most of his memories missing, it doesn’t take him long to discover that someone is trying to kill him. It’s the twenty-seventh century, when interstellar travel is by teleport gate and conflicts are fought by network worms that censor refugees’... more...

  • Iron Sunriseby Charles Stross

    Penguin Publishing Group 2005; US$ 8.99

    “[Stross] has the ability to superimpose an intriguing take on contemporary events over an imaginative story peopled by bizarre characters.” – The Kansas City Star                 A G2 star doesn’t just explode—not without outside interference. So the survivors of the planet Moscow, which was annihilated in just such an event, have launched a... more...

  • The Atrocity Archivesby Charles Stross

    Penguin Publishing Group 2006; US$ 8.99

    The first novel in Hugo Award-winning author Charles Stross's witty Laundry Files series. Bob Howard is a low-level techie working for a super-secret government agency. While his colleagues are out saving the world, Bob's under a desk restoring lost data. His world was dull and safe - but then he went and got Noticed. Now, Bob is up to his... more...

  • Halting Stateby Charles Stross

    Penguin Publishing Group 2007; US$ 5.82

    “ Halting State [is] a near-future story that is at once over-the-top and compellingly believable.” – Vernor Vinge, author of Rainbows End                 In the year 2018, Sergeant Sue Smith of the Edinburgh constabulary is called in on a special case. A daring bank robbery has taken place at Hayek Associates—a dot-com start-up company that’s... more...

  • Saturn's Childrenby Charles Stross

    Penguin Publishing Group 2008; US$ 7.99

    Sometime in the twenty-third century, humanity went extinct, leaving only androids behind to fulfill humanity’s dreams. And, having learned well from their long-dead masters, they’ve established a hierarchical society—one with humanoid aristo rulers at the top and slave-chipped workers at the bottom, performing the lowly tasks all androids were originally... more...

  • The Jennifer Morgueby Charles Stross

    Penguin Publishing Group 2009; US$ 7.99

    Bob Howard, geekish demonology hacker extraordinaire for "The Laundry," must stop ruthless billionaire Ellis Billington from unleashing an eldritch horror, codenamed "Jennifer Morgue," from the ocean's depths for the purpose of ruling the world... more...

  • Wirelessby Charles Stross

    Penguin Publishing Group 2009; US$ 7.99

    “Stross’s work offers a potent reminder of why short stories used to be the preferred delivery method for science fiction.” – The A.V. Club                 This selection of speculative fiction runs the gamut—from “Palimpsest,” a decidedly nontraditional time-travel novella, to “Dawn on the Farm,” an adventure of hapless secret agent Bob Howard... more...