Gift Guide: Essential Science Fiction
The Company of the Dead
March 1912. A mysterious man appears aboard the Titanic on its doomed voyage. His mission? To save the ship thus launching the secret history of the 20th Century. April 2012. Joseph Kennedy - grand-nephew of John F. Kennedy is 1 of 6 people who can restore history to its rightful order -- even though it would mean his own death.
The Martian War
What if the Martian invasion was not entirely the product of H. G. Wells's vivid imagination? What if Wells witnessed something that spurred him to write The War of the Worlds as a warning? From drafty London flats to the steamy Sahara, to the surface of the moon and beyond, The Martian War takes the reader on an exhilarating journey with Wells and his companions.
A Feast Unknown
The legendary Apeman, Lord of the Jungle and bastard son of Jack the Ripper, fights the equally legendary Doc Caliban, Man of Bronze and Champion of Justice. For the loser it will mean death – for the victor not just life but immortality. Inflamed by strange passions, these titans run amok in an orgy of hate and vengeance, lust and bloodshed. A brand-new edition of the controversial novel.
Sherlock Holmes - The Army of Dr Moreau
Dead bodies are found on the streets of London with wounds that can only be explained as the work of ferocious creatures not native to the city. Sherlock Holmes is visited by his brother, Mycroft, who is only too aware that the bodies are the calling card of the infamous vivisectionist, Dr Moreau. Mycroft charges his brother with tracking the rogue scientist down, before its too late.