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Ender's Game

• <b>Author:</b> Orson Scott Card<p>The human race faces annihilation.<p>An alien threat is on the horizon, ready to strike. And if humanity is to be defended, the government must create the greatest military commander in history.<p>The brilliant young Ender Wiggin is their last hope. But first he must survive the …

Childhood's End

• <b>Author:</b> Arthur C. Clarke<p>When the silent spacecraft arrived and took the light from the world, no one knew what to expect. But, although the Overlords kept themselves hidden from man, they had come to unite a warring world and to offer an end to poverty and crime.<p>When they finally showed themselves …

1984

• <b>Author:</b> George Orwell<p>As literary political fiction, 1984 is considered a classic novel of the social science fiction subgenre. Since its publication in 1949, many of its terms and concepts, such as Big Brother, doublethink, thoughtcrime, Newspeak, and Memory hole, have become contemporary …

The Hobbit

• <b>Author:</b> J. R. R. Tolkien<p>Read the definitive edition of Bilbo Baggins’ adventures in middle-earth in this classic bestseller behind this year’s biggest movie.<p>The Hobbit is a tale of high adventure, undertaken by a company of dwarves in search of dragon-guarded gold. A reluctant partner in this …

Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?

• <b>Author:</b> Philip K. Dick<p><b>The novel which became the cult classic film BLADE RUNNER.</b> World War Terminus had left the Earth devastated. Through its ruins, bounty hunter Rick Deckard stalked, in search of the renegade replicants who were his prey. When he wasn't 'retiring' them with his laser weapon, he …

Fahrenheit 451

• <b>Author:</b> Ray Bradbury<p>The hauntingly prophetic classic novel set in a not-too-distant future where books are burned by a special task force of firemen.<p>Guy Montag is a fireman. His job is to burn books, which are forbidden, being the source of all discord and unhappiness. Even so, Montag is unhappy; …

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy: Hitchhiker's Guide 1

• <b>Author:</b> Douglas Adams<p><b>The intergalactic adventures of Arthur Dent begin in this first volume of the 'trilogy of five', Douglas Adams' comedy sci-fi classic The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy.</b><p><b>"It's science fiction and it's extremely funny ... inspired lunacy" Washington Post</b><p>On 12 October 1979 the …

A Scanner Darkly

• <b>Author:</b> Philip K. Dick<p><b>A brilliant sci-fi novel from one of the last century's most influential pop culture figures</b><p>Substance D - otherwise known as Death - is the most dangerous drug ever to find its way on to the black market. It destroys the links between the brain's two hemispheres, leading first …

Magician

• <b>Author:</b> Raymond E. Feist<p>Magician, available in ebook for the first time, is a masterwork of magic and adventure.<p>The whole of the magnificent Riftwar Cycle, by bestselling author Raymond E. Feist, is now available in ebook<p>The world had changed even before I discovered the foreign ship wrecked on the …

Dune

• <b>Author:</b> Frank Herbert<p>The Duke of Atreides has been manoeuvred by his arch-enemy, Baron Harkonnen, into administering the desert planet of Dune. Although it is almost completely without water, Dune is a planet of fabulous wealth, for it is the only source of a drug prized throughout the Galactic …