The Ashes of Worlds

By Kevin J. Anderson (Mass Market, 2009)
Galactic empires clash, elemental beings devastate whole planetary systems, and the factions of humanity are pitted against each other. Heroes rise and enemies make their last stands in the climax of an epic tale seven years in the making.

Acclaim for The Saga of Seven Suns

"Anderson weaves action, romance, and science with a rousing plot reflecting the classic SF of Clarke and Herbert and the glossy cinematic influence of Lucas and Spielberg." --- Publishers Weekly *Starred Review*

"Kevin Anderson has created a fully independent and richly conceived venue for his personal brand of space opera, a venue that nonetheless raises fruitful resonances with Frank Herbert's classic Dune series." --- Scifi.com

"Everything about Anderson's latest is BIG-the war, the history, the aliens. These are elemental forces battling here, folks. Yet the characters are always the heart of the story, and their defeats and triumphs give perspective to it all." --- Starlog

"A soaring epic . . . a space opera to rival the best the field has ever seen." --- Science Fiction Chronicle

"Colorful stuff . . . bursting with incidents, concepts, and a massive cast of characters, matching well-thought-out SF ideas with melodrama and interfamily strife." --- SFX
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    • Format: Mass Market

    • Price: $7.99 US/$8.99 CAN

    • ISBN-13: 9780316007580

    • On Sale Date: 05/01/2009

    • Publisher: Orbit

    • Imprint: Orbit

    Formats Available: Mass Market, Electronic Book

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Galactic empires clash, elemental beings devastate whole planetary systems, and the factions of humanity are pitted against each other. Heroes rise and enemies make their last stands in the climax of an epic tale seven years in the making.

Acclaim for The Saga of Seven Suns

"Anderson weaves action, romance, and science with a rousing plot reflecting the classic SF of Clarke and Herbert and the glossy cinematic influence of Lucas and Spielberg." --- Publishers Weekly *Starred Review*

"Kevin Anderson has created a fully independent and richly conceived venue for his personal brand of space opera, a venue that nonetheless raises fruitful resonances with Frank Herbert's classic Dune series." --- Scifi.com

"Everything about Anderson's latest is BIG-the war, the history, the aliens. These are elemental forces battling here, folks. Yet the characters are always the heart of the story, and their defeats and triumphs give perspective to it all." --- Starlog

"A soaring epic . . . a space opera to rival the best the field has ever seen." --- Science Fiction Chronicle

"Colorful stuff . . . bursting with incidents, concepts, and a massive cast of characters, matching well-thought-out SF ideas with melodrama and interfamily strife." --- SFX

Kevin J. Anderson has written 46 national bestsellers and has over 20 million books in print worldwide in 30 languages. He has been nominated for the Nebula Award, the Bram Stoker Award, and the SFX Readers' Choice Award. Find out more about Kevin Anderson at www.wordfire.com.
  • "Crackling with energy and buzzing with action, this hot summer read bodes well for future nail-biting episodes." --- Publishers Weekly (starred review) on Horizon Storms

    "A rip roaring space opera full of treachery, mystery, adventure, intrigue, suspense, aliens, superscience, space travel, and just about everything else you can imagine." --- Science Fiction Chronicle on A Forest of Stars

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The Ashes of Worlds
  • Publisher: Orbit
  • Price: $7.99 US/$8.99 CAN
  • Pages: 720
  • Physical Dimensions: 4-3/16" x 6-3/4"
  • ISBN-13: 9780316007580
  • On Sale Date: 05/01/2009
The Ashes of Worlds