Discover the wonders of space in this incredible picture book, with giant fold-out pages to satisfy the curiosity of every young space enthusiast. From the Sun and planets in our Solar System, to massive stars and enormous galaxies, theres a whole universe to discover. Children can look at this book and try to imagine what it would be like to be in space with Tim Peake and his fellow astronauts. A substantial gift to pore over for hours.
Finalist for the 2018 Philip K. Dick Award A ragtag crew of humans and posthumans discover alien technology that could change the fate of humanity? or awaken an ancient evil and destroy all life in the galaxy. The shady crew of the White Raven run freight and salvage at the fringes of our solar system. They discover the wreck of a centuries-old exploration vessel floating light years away from its intended destination and revive its sole occupant, who wakes with news of First Alien Contact. When the crew break it to her that humanity has alien allies already, she reveals that these are very different extra-terrestrials? and the gifts they bestowed on her could kill all humanity, or take it out to the most distant stars. File Under: Science Fiction [ Adrift Liar Liar Golden Spiders Bridge the Void ]
Celebrate 50 years of Star Trek and explore one of the greatest science fiction universes ever created with The Star Trek Book. Boldly go where no one has gone before to discover all things Star Trek. Explore every era of the Star Trek movies and TV series in detail, featuring everything from visionary technology such as communicators and warp drive, to iconic spacecraft such as the Starship Enterprise; from alien species like Vulcans and Klingons, to well-loved characters such as Captain Kirk and Spock. Discover the astonishing science of the Star Trek universe and how it inspired and influenced real-world technology, such as the flip phone. The Star Trek Book is the perfect souvenir to celebrate 50 years of thrilling adventures on the final frontier. TM & © 2015 CBS Studios Inc. © 2015 Paramount Pictures Corp. STAR TREK and related marks and logos are trademarks of CBS Studios Inc. All Rights Reserved
The Sith have existed in the galaxy for centuries, lurking, waiting for their chance to seize control. In his quest for domination, Darth Sidious tracked down five pivotal Sith texts written by his most powerful predecessors. Then, drawing on the knowledge within the compiled pages, he wrote a sixth text - his own manifesto.
The Last Star is the heart-stopping finale to the bestselling 5th Wave series by award-winning author, Rick Yancey. Perfect for fans of The Hunger Games , Divergent and The Maze Runner . *The 5th WAVE is now a major film by Sony Pictures, starring Chloe Grace Moretz* ´Wildly entertaining . . . I couldn´t turn the pages fast enough´ The New York Times The enemy is Other. The enemy is us. They´re down here, they´re up there, they´re nowhere. They want the Earth, they want us to have it. They came to wipe us out, they came to save us. But beneath these riddles lies one truth: Cassie has been betrayed. So has Ringer. Zombie. Nugget. And all 7.5 billion people who used to live on our planet. Betrayed first by the Others, and now by ourselves. In these last days, Earth´s remaining survivors will need to decide what´s more important: saving themselves . . . or saving what makes us human. ´Remarkable, not-to-be-missed-under-any-circumstances . . . JUST READ IT´ Entertainment Weekly ´The next HIT´ Daily Mail ´This gut-wrenching sequel to The 5th Wave careens on a violent course of non-stop action.´ Publishers Weekly, starred review ´ CHILLING´ Sun ´The pace is RELENTLESS´ Heat ´A modern sci-fi masterpiece . . . Should do for aliens what Twilight did for vampires.´ USA Today ´ACTION-PACKED´ MTV.com ´A twisty survival story that borrows elements from romance, horror and dystopian fiction´ Wall Street Journal ´An epic sci-fi adventure about a terrifying alien invasion. You´ll read it in one sitting´ Bookseller ´Heartfelt, violent, paranoid epic, filled with big heroics and bigger surprises . . . a sure thing for reviewers and readers alike.´ Booklist (starred review) ´A gripping SF trilogy about an Earth decimated by an alien invasion... the question of what it means to be human is at the forefront´ Publishers Weekly ´Borrow this one from your teen´s nightstand while they´re at school.´ People Magazine *Winner of the 2014 Red House Children´s Book Award *2014 Children´s Choice Book Awards Finalist for Teen Book of the Year *A YALSA 2014 Best Fiction for Young Adults *A YALSA 2014 Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Readers *A Booklist 2014 Best Fiction for Young Adults *A VOYA 2013 Perfect Ten *An Amazon Best Book of the Year Books in the series: The 5th Wave (Book 1) The Infinite Sea (Book 2) The Last Star (Book 3)
The Amazing Book of Star Wars:Feel the Force! Learn about Star Wars! Elizabeth Dowsett
The Little Book of Stars:Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2001. James B. Kaler
The Book of Stars:Being a Simple Explanation of the Stars and Their Uses to Boy Life, Written to Conform to the Tests of the Boy Scouts (Classic Reprint) A. Frederick Collins