Eleven stories and five Chinese Galaxy Award-winners take you from Earth to the edge of the Universe and back again.
Cixin Liu is China’s bestselling science-fiction author and one of the most important voices in world SF. His novel, The Three-Body Problem, was the first translated work of SF ever to win the Hugo Award.
Here is the first collection of his short fiction: eleven stories, including five Chinese Galaxy Award-winners, form a blazingly original ode to planet earth, its pasts and its futures.
‘Complex and grandiose … this is a mind-altering and immersive experience.’ —Daily Mail
‘A marvellous mélange of aweinspiring scientific concepts … exhilarating, mind-stretching.’ —TLS
‘Top-flight SF; smart, informative and engaging.’ —SFX
‘A wonderful collection and brings Cixin Liu’s own unique flavour to the genre’ —SF Crows Nest.