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December 15, 2017

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Books, Movies & Music : New Adult Science Fiction

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New Science Fiction Books for Adults

 

Hundreds of books are added to the Library's collection each month. Here are the most recent Science Fiction books for adults.

 

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Martian Time-slip

Martian Time-slip
Dick, Philip K.

Mars... a planet for exiles, drifters, and psychics, who would otherwise be executed. One such psychic is a ten-year-old boy named Manfred, a boy so powerful he not only looks into the future, but can send people there. But with the turbulent politics of Mars, that future might not be any better than the present. -- Publisher's website.


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Holds: 0 on 6 copies

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The Hydrogen Sonata

The Hydrogen Sonata
Banks, Iain, 1954-2013

Suspected of involvement after the Regimental High Command is destroyed as they prepared to go to a new level of existence called Sublime, Lieutenant Commander Vyr Cossont must find a nine-thousand-year-old man to clear her name.


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Holds: 0 on 5 copies

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The Zap Gun

The Zap Gun
Dick, Philip K.


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Holds: 0 on 4 copies

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The Penultimate Truth

The Penultimate Truth
Dick, Philip K.

In the future most of humanity lives in massive underground bunkers, producing weapons for the nuclear war they've fled. Constantly bombarded by patriotic propaganda, the citizens of these industrial anthills believe they are waiting for the day when the war will be over and they can return above ground. But when Nick St. James, president of one anthill, makes an unauthorized trip to the surface, what he finds is more shocking than anything he could imagine.


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The Simulacra

The Simulacra
Dick, Philip K.

A disparate group of characters are brought together on a ravaged Earth and must contend with an underclass that's starting to ask too many questions.


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Holds: 1 on 5 copies

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Transition

Transition
Banks, Iain, 1954-2013


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Holds: 1 on 6 copies

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Against A Dark Background

Against A Dark Background
Banks, Iain, 1954-2013


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The Cat Who Walks Through Walls: A Comedy of Manners

The Cat Who Walks Through Walls: A Comedy of Manners
Heinlein, Robert A., 1907-1988

Join forces with a swashbuckling duo of inter-galactic space rogues struggling to save the future and history of civilization.


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Job, A Comedy of Justice

Job, A Comedy of Justice
Heinlein, Robert A., 1907-1988

On vacation in Polynesia, Alex Hergensheimer experiences a series of world-changes, all of which point to Armageddon and reveal him to be a pawn in the ancient feud between God and Lucifer.


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Holds: 0 on 6 copies

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Startide Rising

Startide Rising
Brin, David

After crash-landing on an uncharted planet, the human and dolphin crew of a spaceship from Earth battle fleets of alien warships.


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