New York 2140 by Kim Stanley RobinsonNew York 2140 by Kim Stanley Robinson

New York 2140

byKim Stanley Robinson

Hardcover | March 14, 2017

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New York Timesbestselling author Kim Stanley Robinson returns with a bold and brilliant vision of New York City in the next century.
As the sea levels rose, every street became a canal. Every skyscraper an island. For the residents of one apartment building in Madison Square, however, New York in the year 2140 is far from a drowned city.
There is the market trader, who finds opportunities where others find trouble. There is the detective, whose work will never disappear - along with the lawyers, of course.
There is the internet star, beloved by millions for her airship adventures, and the building's manager, quietly respected for his attention to detail. Then there are two boys who don't live there, but have no other home - and who are more important to its future than anyone might imagine.
Lastly there are the coders, temporary residents on the roof, whose disappearance triggers a sequence of events that threatens the existence of all - and even the long-hidden foundations on which the city rests.
New York 2140is an extraordinary and unforgettable novel, from a writer uniquely qualified to the story of its future.
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Kim Stanley Robinson is aNew York Timesbestseller and winner of the Hugo, Nebula, andLocusawards. He is the author of more than twenty books, including the bestselling Mars trilogy and the critically acclaimedForty Signs of Rain,The Years of Rice and Saltand2312. In 2008, he was named a "Hero of the Environment" byTimemagazine, and he ...
Title:New York 2140Format:HardcoverDimensions:624 pages, 9.5 × 6.38 × 1.75 inPublished:March 14, 2017Publisher:OrbitLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:031626234X

ISBN - 13:9780316262347


Rated 4 out of 5 by from Fabulous!! An engrossing read and concept. Solid characters and sharp dialogue.
Date published: 2018-03-09

Editorial Reviews

"This is hard SF the way it's meant to be written: technical, scientific, with big ideas and a fully realized society. Robinson is an acknowledged SF master-his Mars trilogy and his stand-alone novel 2312 (2012) were multiple award winners and nominees-and this latest novel is sure to be a big hit with devoted fans of old-school science fiction."-Booklist on Aurora