Lucifer s Hammer

Author: Larry Niven
Publisher: Fawcett Books
ISBN: 9780449208137
Release Date: 1983
Genre: Fiction

Records the reactions of people awaiting a comet which they fear will crack the earth and cause a new ice age.

Lucifer and the Biscuit Hammer

Author: Satoshi Mizukami
Publisher: Seven Seas
ISBN: 162692130X
Release Date: 2015-05-19
Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels

All for one..and none for all? The ten surviving Beast Knights have come together and begun trying to work together as a team, but not everyone shares the same goal. As long as Samidare plans to destroy the world herself, Yuuhi will support her-but he still finds himself bonding with the other knights as he helps them train. Meanwhile, one knight has chosen to stand with the mage and oppose them all!

The Mote in God s Eye

Author: Larry Niven
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780671741921
Release Date: 1991-03-01
Genre: Fiction

The accidental killing of a group of emissaries to Earth threatens man's survival

Playgrounds of the Mind

Author: Larry Niven
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 0812516958
Release Date: 1992-07-15
Genre: Fiction

Presents a collection of stories from the second half of Niven's writing career, many previously unpublished in book form, plus a wealth of gossip and anecdotes

The Gripping Hand

Author: Larry Niven
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780671795740
Release Date: 1994-01-01
Genre: Fiction

A quarter century after humanity quarantines the aliens known as Moties within the confines of their own solar system, the single wall between them and the galaxy beyond begins to crumble. Reprint.

Swan Song

Author: Robert McCammon
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781501131424
Release Date: 2016-07-26
Genre: Fiction

"In a wasteland born of rage and fear, populated by monstrous creatures and marauding armies, earth's last survivors have been drawn into the final battle between good and evil that will decide the fate of humanity: Sister, who discovers a strange and transformative glass artifact in the destroyed Manhattan streets; Joshua Hutchins, the pro wrestler who takes refuge from the nuclear fallout at a Nebraska gas station; and Swan, a young girl possessing special powers, who travels along Josh to a Missouri town where healing and recovery can begin with Swan's gift"--

Escape from Hell

Author: Larry Niven
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 142998208X
Release Date: 2009-02-17
Genre: Fiction

Allan Carpenter escaped from hell once but remained haunted by what he saw and endured. He has now returned, on a mission to liberate those souls unfairly tortured and confined. Partnering with the legendary poet and suicide, Sylvia Plath, Carpenter is a modern-day Christ who intends to harrow hell and free the damned. But now that he's returned to this Dantesque Inferno, can he ever again leave? At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.

Bull s Eye

Author: Dominic Leding
Publisher: Lennex
ISBN: 5458968212
Release Date: 2013-03

In this book, we have hand-picked the most sophisticated, unanticipated, absorbing (if not at times crackpot!), original and musing book reviews of "Lucifer's Hammer." Don't say we didn't warn you: these reviews are known to shock with their unconventionality or intimacy. Some may be startled by their biting sincerity; others may be spellbound by their unbridled flights of fantasy. Don't buy this book if: 1. You don't have nerves of steel. 2. You expect to get pregnant in the next five minutes. 3. You've heard it all.

The Malleus Maleficarum

Author: Heinrich Kramer
Publisher: Cosimo, Inc.
ISBN: 9781602063846
Release Date: 2007-04-01
Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit

"A handbook for hunting and punishing witches to assist the Inquisition and Church in exterminating undesirables. Mostly a compilation of superstition and folklore, the book was taken very seriously at the time it was written in the 15th century and became a kind of spiritual law book used by judges to determine the guilt of the accused"--From publisher description.


Author: Larry Niven
Publisher: Del Rey
ISBN: 0345418425
Release Date: 1997-05-01
Genre: Fiction

"NOBODY DOES IT BETTER THAN NIVEN AND POURNELLE. I LOVED IT!" --Tom Clancy They first appear as a series of dots on astronomical plates, heading from Saturn directly toward Earth. Since the ringed planet carries no life, scientists deduce the mysterious ship to be a visitor from another star. The world's frantic efforts to signal the aliens go unanswered. The first contact is hostile: the invaders blast a Soviet space station, seize the survivors, and then destroy every dam and installation on Earth with a hail of asteriods. Now the conquerors are descending on the American heartland, demanding servile surrender--or death for all humans. "ROUSING . . . THE BEST OF THE GENRE." --The New York Times Book Review From the Paperback edition.


Author: Larry Niven
Publisher: Orb Books
ISBN: 1429933453
Release Date: 2008-09-02
Genre: Fiction

After being thrown out the window of his luxury apartment, science fiction writer Allen Carpentier wakes to find himself at the gates of hell. Feeling he's landed in a great opportunity for a book, he attempts to follow Dante's road map. Determined to meet Satan himself, Carpentier treks through the Nine Layers of Hell led by Benito Mussolini, and encounters countless mental and physical tortures. As he struggles to escape, he's taken through new, puzzling, and outlandish versions of sin--recast for the present day. At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.