Iron Sunrise by Charles Stross audiobook

Iron Sunrise

By Charles Stross
Read by George Guidall

Recorded Books, Inc.
15.42 Hours Unabridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
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Not only is Charles Stross' Iron Sunrise a "hard-science fiction masterpiece" (Library Journal), it's also "a Hollywood thriller with a cyberpunk heart" (Entertainment Weekly). PlanetMoscow is vaporized by an unnatural star explosion, prompting those who escaped to counterattack the likely culprit-planet New Dresden of the neighboring system. But New Dresden wasn't to blame, and as worlds go to war, an unseen enemy labors to destroy the universe itself.

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Summary

Summary

Finalist for the 2005 Hugo Award for Best Novel

Nominated for the 2005 Locus Award for Best Science Fiction Novel

Not only is Charles Stross' Iron Sunrise a "hard-science fiction masterpiece" (Library Journal), it's also "a Hollywood thriller with a cyberpunk heart" (Entertainment Weekly). PlanetMoscow is vaporized by an unnatural star explosion, prompting those who escaped to counterattack the likely culprit-planet New Dresden of the neighboring system. But New Dresden wasn't to blame, and as worlds go to war, an unseen enemy labors to destroy the universe itself.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“A Hollywood thriller with a cyberpunk heart.” Entertainment Weekly
“An intelligent mystery/space opera that relies as much on emotion and character as it does on hard science…Mainstream science fiction fans…as well as mystery readers looking to branch out, will thoroughly enjoy this fast, suspenseful adventure.” RT Book Reviews (4 stars)
“Stross shows that he’s a master of the novel form…, serving up compelling space opera and cutting-edge tech with a tasty dash of satire…Stross skillfully balances suspense and humor throughout, offering readers a fascinating future that seems more than possible.” Publishers Weekly
“Stross improves on Singularity Sky with better characterizations and entertaining technological inventiveness. Fans of hard SF spiced by political intrigue will relish this dish.” Booklist
“Intellectual, clever, and thoroughly readable.” Barnes & Noble, editorial review

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Author

Author Bio: Charles Stross

Author Bio: Charles Stross

Charles Stross is the author of the bestselling Merchant Princes series, the Laundry series, and several stand-alone novels, including Glasshouse, Accelerando, and Saturn’s Children. Born in Leeds, England, in 1964, Stross studied in London and Bradford, earning degrees in pharmacy and computer science. Over the next decade and a half he worked as a pharmacist, a technical writer, a software engineer, and eventually as a prolific journalist covering the IT industry. His short fiction began attracting wide attention in the late 1990s; his first novel, Singularity Sky, appeared in 2003. He has subsequently won the Hugo Award twice. He lives with his wife in Edinburgh, Scotland, in a flat that is slightly older than the state of Texas.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Runtime: 15.42
Audience: Adult
Language: English