Science fiction and fantasy
Greg BearGreg Bear is a prolific writer of hard sf, but he also turns his hand to more populist work.
Who wouldn't want to live forever?
Released in 2002.
A biologist and a palaeontologist uncover evidence that suggests evolution does not happen the way we believe it to.
Released in 1999.
In this sequel to The Lost World, a young man and his father accompany a travelling dinosaur circus.
Released in 1998.
A public defender is tasked with bringing in a poet and mass murderer. Meanwhile, computers at Alpha Centauri and on Earth look for life and contemplate self-awareness and the soul. The first novel in the Queen Of Angels series.
Earth has recovered from an apocalypse. But whilst some can have immortality, it is not available for all in this story spanning the far future, spaceships, and advanced extra-dimensional civilisations. Book two of The Way.
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