Check out these new science fiction books coming to the Adult Services Collection for the month of March. For a complete list click here.
SCIENCE FICTION COREY
Memory’s Legion: The Complete Expanse Story Collection / James S. A. Corey
Bestsellers Daniel Abraham and Ty Franck, writing as Corey, give Expanse fans a last gift after wrapping up the epic space opera series with 2021’s Leviathan Falls. The eight stories collected here, including the original novella “The Sins of Our Fathers,” add depth to main and supporting characters, and provide both prologues and epilogues to the events of the series.
SCIENCE FICTION LOTZ
The Impossible Us / Sarah Lotz
When two strangers start an accidental correspondence that leads to love, they discover, after numerous failed attempts to finally meet in person, discover they’re living in parallel worlds and must beat impossible odds and make impossible choices to be together.
GRAPHIC NOVEL MUELLER
The Bone Orchard / Sara A. Mueller
The Bone Orchard is a fascinating whodunit set in a lush, gothic world of secrets and magic—where a dying emperor charges his favorite concubine with solving his own murder, and preventing the culprit, which undoubtedly is one of his three terrible sons, from taking control of an empire.
SCIENCE FICTION NEUVEL
Until the Last of Me / Sylvain Neuvel
The First Rule is the most important: Always run, never fight.
For generations, Mia’s family has shaped human history to push them to the stars.
The year is 1968 and she is on the cusp of destiny, poised to launch the first humans into space. But she cannot take them to the stars, not quite yet. Her adversary is at her heels, the future of the planet at stake, and obeying the First Rule is no longer an option.
For the first time in one-hundred generations, Mia’s family will have to choose to stand their ground, risking not only their bloodline, but the future of the human race.
SCIENCE FICTION SCALZI
The Kaiju Preservation Society / John Scalzi
When COVID-19 sweeps through New York City, Jamie Gray is stuck as a dead-end driver for food delivery apps. That is, until Jamie makes a delivery to an old acquaintance, Tom, who works at what he calls “an animal rights organization.” Tom’s team needs a last-minute grunt to handle things on their next field visit. Jamie, eager to do anything, immediately signs on. What Tom doesn’t tell Jamie is that the animals his team cares for are not here on Earth. Not our Earth, at at least. In an alternate dimension, massive dinosaur-like creatures named Kaiju roam a warm and human-free world. They’re the universe’s largest and most dangerous panda and they’re in trouble. It’s not just the Kaiju Preservation Society whose found their way to the alternate world. Others have, too. And their carelessness could cause millions back on our Earth to die.
EN: March 2022