Your favorite Tor/Forge authors are hitting the road in November! See who’s coming to a city near you this month. Cixin Liu, Ball Lightning Monday, November 5 Strand and China Institute New York, NY 7:00 PM Thursday, November 8 Sidney Harmon Hall Washington, DC 5:00 PM Friday, November 9 Politics and Prose Washington, DC 7:00 PM…
Ball Lightning, by award-winning Chinese science fiction author Cixin Liu, is a fast-paced story of what happens when the beauty of scientific inquiry runs up against the drive to harness new discoveries with no consideration of their possible consequences.
Cixin Liu, author of the bestselling and award-winning sci-fi novel The Three-Body Problem, returns with a new science-fiction adventure: Ball Lightning, translated by Joel Martinsen. Download a free digital preview of the first four chapters from your favorite retailer now.
The Three-Body Trilogy concludes with Death’s End. Half a century after the Doomsday Battle, the uneasy balance of Dark Forest Deterrence keeps the Trisolaran invaders at bay. Earth enjoys unprecedented prosperity due to the infusion of Trisolaran knowledge. With human science advancing daily and the Trisolarans adopting Earth culture, it seems that the two civilizations will soon be able to co-exist peacefully as equals without the terrible threat of mutually assured annihilation. But the peace has also made humanity complacent. Please enjoy this excerpt.