By Brandon Sanderson
Firefight es el segundo volumen de los angeles elogiada «Trilogía de los Reckoners» de Brandon Sanderson, el autor de fantasía épica que más lectores está ganado en todo el mundo y que ya se ha convertido en el futuro heredero del trono de todo un género.
La presente edición de Firefight incluye el relato «Mitosis», cuya lectura se sitúa entre los libros uno y dos de los angeles trilogía.
La ciudad de Chicago Nova es libre.
Le dijeron a David que period imposible, que ni siquiera los Reckoners habían sido capaces de matar a un Gran Épico. Sin embargo, Steelheart -invencible, inmortal, inamovible- ha muerto. Y David fue el responsable de su fin. Acabar con Steelheart debería haber completado l. a. vida de David. Pero en realidad, solo le sirvió para ser consciente de todas las preguntas para las que no tiene respuesta. Y en Chicago Nova nadie puede contestarlas.
Pese a todo, en Babilonia Restaurada, el lugar antes conocido como new york, quizá pueda encontrar las respuestas. Es unan urbe inundada y triste, gobernada por l. a. Gran Épica Regalia, pero David está seguro de que por allí pasa el camino que le llevará a lo que busca. Es arriesgado entrar en una ciudad bajo el yugo de una despótica Gran Épica, pero para David l. a. apuesta vale l. a. pena. Porque los angeles muerte de Steelheart solo logró dejarle un enorme vacío donde antes residía su sed de venganza: en el corazón. Había logrado llenar ese vacío con Firefight, una Épica desaparecida. Y ahora se embarcará en una empresa más peligrosa y siniestra que los angeles rebelión contra Steelheart.
Partirá en busca de Firefight y de las respuestas que necesita.
«Otra victoria de Sanderson... Simplemente, un escritor brillante.»
By A. American
When society ceases to exist, who are you able to trust?
After the cave in of the nation’s strength grid, the USA is less than martial law—and safeguard is an phantasm. As violence erupts round him, Morgan Carter faces one among his such a lot tough judgements but: even if to stick and shield his domestic, or flow to a extra remoted zone, clear of the prying eyes of the govt.. He and his relations are hesitant to depart their cherished Lake County, yet with more and more suspicious actions taking place in a close-by refugee camp, all symptoms element in the direction of defecting. Morgan and his neighbors aren't going to depart with no struggle, though—and they are going to do something to guard their freedoms.
From the writer of the hit survivalist novels Going domestic and Surviving Home, Escaping domestic describes the fight to dwell in an international with out ideas, and the way, occasionally, the power of kin is the one factor which may pull you through.
By Dan Glover
By David Wingrove
Chung Kuo’s once-perfect stasis is quick falling aside.
The Seven’s dominance is threatened by way of a chain of terrorist assaults because the battle of the 2 instructions spreads and intensifies. Howard DeVore, the Seven’s maximum enemy, is master-minding the atrocities. Kill DeVore and issues could swap markedly, yet how can they search out a guy who looks invulnerable?
Maybe the reply lies within the frail determine of Kim Ward, a refugee from the Clay. however the younger clinical genius is himself lower than chance, and it's only via an unforeseen middleman that he survives.
And there's now one other danger from inside: Wang Sau-leyan, whose sole target is to wreak vengeance on his useless father and brothers through bringing down the others of the Seven
How for much longer can the Seven carry out?
By Rachelle Dekker
That she’s the key.
But can she locate her id within the light
Before she perishes within the dark?
Twenty years have handed seeing that Carrington and Remko Brant’s child, Elise, used to be abducted and so they have been pressured to depart her captive within the Authority urban. although they fled with the Seers faraway from Authority achieve, they’ve by no means given up desire of rescuing their daughter from the guy who betrayed them. Now Authority President, he’s ushered the town right into a new period of “peace”—one the place the Scientist Roth Reynard’s Genesis Serum has eliminated all reminiscence of emotion or rebellion.
But the mysterious Aaron and his Seers are once more at the circulation, threatening the appearance the Authority has labored so tough to construct. because the Seers ship seven selected warriors to rescue Elise and produce recovery to the Authority urban, the traces are drawn for a last conflict among mild and darkness. the most important to final victory could relaxation in the surprisingly robust woman who has felt forgotten yet was once by no means abandoned—a fact she’ll have to salary battle opposed to the strong forces of evil.
By Vannetta Chapman
Before sunrise, What risks Lurk within the Darkness?
For 9 months, for the reason that a devastating sunlight flare triggered a whole failure of grid, Shelby Sparks and her diabetic son, Carter, were residing on the ranch of Shelby's highschool sweetheart, Max Berkman.
quite often insulated from the chaos surrounding them, Shelby and Max detect that the Texas executive has fled the capitol and is simply retaining keep an eye on of the nation. The governor wishes volunteers to look for the hot federal executive, yet not anyone understands precisely the place it'd be located—if it even nonetheless exists—or what perils watch for these courageous adequate to tackle the mission.
pressured by way of Carter's determined want for insulin and their God-given experience of accountability, Shelby and Max solution the governor's name and set out on a treacherous 600-mile trip, the place they're going to adventure the terrifying results of unrestrained anarchy. in the event that they have the religion and fortitude essential to succeed in their vacation spot, what's going to they locate after they get there?
during this exciting end to the Remnant trilogy, the US is left teetering among overall cave in and the sunrise of a brand new and drastically diversified reality.
By Milton M. Martínez
By Rachel Stearns
the USA has been separated in 4 territories that are Delta, Reese, Nano and Crystal. Shy yet shrewdpermanent Roux Consella, a Senior in highschool lives along with her mother, Terra, in California (in the territory of Delta). After checking out Terra is taking a task within the futuristic technology division of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania she needs to quickly support unfold her mom’s theories. this can be until eventually she meets Nash Digidek a musician and theorist who has a similar plans as Roux. to discover a manner out.
while Roux reveals out the sun flares are inflicting extra difficulties on the earth, she comes up with a loopy plan that comprises Nash, 4 different men, an Alien and a planet stumbled on decades in the past. And in the course of their loopy plan they locate time is operating out. How will they get away?
By Felix A. Münter
THE emerging - NEUE HOFFNUNG ist der erste Teil des Endzeit Thrillers von Felix A. Münter
By Brian Aldiss
'Everyone's touched! do not be taken in by means of appearances the following. think me, the outdated international has long past, yet its shell continues to be in position. in the future quickly, there'll come a breath of wind, a brand new messiah, the shell will fall down, and the children will run, screaming, barefoot within the head, via lush new imaginary meadows. What a time to be young!'
Barefoot within the Head is a story of a destiny global convalescing from a holocaust of hallucinogenic chemical guns. For the sufferers, truth is a fluid mix of the genuine, the imaginary and the nightmarish, the previous, current and destiny. Colin Charteris, the hero and anti-hero in this regularly disintegrating level, has no longer himself survived the cataclysm unscathed, and his sluggish descent into brilliant and paranoid visions may have drastic outcomes for civilization.
Brian Aldiss, in a psychedelic tour de force of creative, playful narrative, owing as a lot to the equipment of James Joyce and the experimentalism of William S. Burroughs as to H. G. Wells, is going light-years past the conventions of the style to inform his story.