Gods, Monsters, And The Lucky Peach by Kelly RobsonGods, Monsters, And The Lucky Peach by Kelly Robson

Gods, Monsters, And The Lucky Peach

byKelly Robson

Paperback | March 13, 2018

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"Brilliantly structured . . . with a delicious tension carefully developed among the wonderful characters." -The New York Times

Experience this far-reaching, mind-bending science fiction adventure that uses time travel to merge climate fiction with historical fantasy. From Kelly Robson, Aurora Award winner, Campbell, Nebula, and Theodore Sturgeon finalist, and author of Waters of Versailles

Discover a shifting history of adventure as humanity clashes over whether to repair their ruined planet or luxuriate in a less tainted past.

In 2267, Earth has just begun to recover from worldwide ecological disasters. Minh is part of the generation that first moved back up to the surface of the Earth from the underground hells, to reclaim humanity's ancestral habitat. She's spent her entire life restoring river ecosystems, but lately the kind of long-term restoration projects Minh works on have been stalled due to the invention of time travel. When she gets the opportunity take a team to 2000 BC to survey the Tigris and Euphrates rivers, she jumps at the chance to uncover the secrets of the shadowy think tank that controls time travel technology.

KELLY ROBSON's fiction has appeared in Asimov's Science Fiction, Tor.com, Clarkesworld Magazine, and several anthologies. Her Tor.com novella Waters of Versailles won the 2016 Aurora Award, and she has also been a finalist for the Nebula Award, World Fantasy Award, Theodore Sturgeon Award, Sunburst Award, and John W. Campbell Award for...
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Title:Gods, Monsters, And The Lucky PeachFormat:PaperbackDimensions:240 pages, 8 × 5 × 0.53 inPublished:March 13, 2018Publisher:Tom Doherty AssociatesLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1250163854

ISBN - 13:9781250163851

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"Brilliantly structured . . . with a delicious tension carefully developed among the wonderful characters." -The New York Times"Gods, Monsters, and the Lucky Peach is a tour-de-force, with nuanced characters in a masterfully conceived world of stunning, mind-bending eco-tech. Absolutely brilliant storytelling. I didn't want it to end." -Annalee Newitz, co-founder of io9 and author of Autonomous"The far future, the distant past. Time travel, bioengineering, office politics- and ecological consulting. How could I not love this?" -Peter Watts, author of Echopraxia"A necessary meditation on the nature of change and the sacrifice required to manifest it, Robson's novella pulls no punches, spares no rods, and leaves no idea unexamined." -Madeline Ashby, author of Company Town"Rich, nuanced characters, deeply compelling story, and a powerfully conceived world make Gods, Monsters and the Lucky Peach one of the best novellas of recent times." -Jonathan Strahan