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John Scalzi

John Scalzi
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John Scalzi won the 2006 John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer, the 2013 Hugo Award for Best Novel for Redshirts, and his debut novel Old Man’s War was a finalist for Hugo Award as well.  His other books include The Ghost Brigades, The Android’s Dream, The Last Colony and The Human Division. He has won the  Romantic Times Reviewers Choice Award for science-fiction, the Seiun, The Kurd Lasswitz and the Geffen awards. His weblog, The Whatever, is one of the most widely-read web sites in modern SF. Born and raised in California, Scalzi studied at the University of Chicago. He lives in southern Ohio with his wife and daughter.

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John Scalzi discusses his book, The Last Colony

Author interview with John Scalzi on his science fiction novel The Last Colony, the sequel to Old Man's War.

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The Collapsing Empire

The first novel of a new space-opera sequence set in an all-new universe by the Hugo Award-winning, New York Times-bestselling author of Redshirts and Old Man's War.

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    The Collapsing Empire
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    The Collapsing Empire

    John Scalzi
    Tor/Forge
    Tor Books

    The first novel of a new space-opera sequence set in an all-new universe by the Hugo Award-winning, New York Times-bestselling author of Redshirts and Old Man's War.

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    Old Man's War Series

    Old Man's War Series

    Old Man's War

    John Scalzi
    Tor/Forge
    Tor Books

    This discounted ebundle includes: Old Man's War, The Ghost Brigades, The Last Colony, Zoe’s Tale, The Human Division, The End of All Things

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    The End of All Things
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    The End of All Things

    Old Man's War

    John Scalzi
    Tor/Forge
    Tor Science Fiction

    Hugo-award winning author, John Scalzi returns to his best-selling Old Man's War universe with The End of All Things, the direct sequel to 2013's The Human Division

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    John Scalzi
    Tor/Forge
    Tor Science Fiction

    A blazingly inventive near-future thriller from the best-selling, Hugo Award-winning John Scalzi.

    Not too long from today, a new, highly contagious virus makes its way across the globe. Most...

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    The End of All Things #4: To Stand or Fall
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    The End of All Things #4: To Stand or Fall

    John Scalzi
    Tor/Forge
    Tor Books

    Back on Earth, the beginning and end of all things. The nations of humanity's home planet have parted ways with the starfaring Colonial Union, the human interstellar empire originally established...

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    The End of All Things #3: Can Long Endure
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    The End of All Things #3: Can Long Endure

    John Scalzi
    Tor/Forge
    Tor Books

    They signed up to defend humans from hostile aliens, but this group of Colonial Union soldiers finds themselves, instead, repeatedly sent to squelch rebellious human colonies that want to leave the...

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    The End of All Things #2: This Hollow Union
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    The End of All Things #2: This Hollow Union

    John Scalzi
    Tor/Forge
    Tor Books

    Desperate times call for desperate measures. And for the multi-species Conclave, desperate times have arrived. Faced with the prospect of major planets and species leaving the alliance, the Conclave's...

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    The End of All Things #1: The Life of the Mind
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    The End of All Things #1: The Life of the Mind

    John Scalzi
    Tor/Forge
    Tor Books

    A down-on-his-luck Colonial Union starship pilot finds himself pressed into serving a harsh master-in a mission against the CU. But his kidnappers may have underestimated his knowledge of the ship...

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    Old Man's War Boxed Set I
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    Old Man's War Boxed Set I

    Old Man's War

    John Scalzi
    Tor/Forge
    Tor Science Fiction

    Includes: Old Man's War, The Ghost Brigades, The Last Colony

    "Gripping and surpassingly original. It's Starship Troopers without the lectures. It's The Forever...

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    Old Man's War Boxed Set I

    Old Man's War

    John Scalzi
    Tor/Forge
    Tor Science Fiction

    This discounted ebundle includes: Old Man's War, The Ghost Brigades, The Last Colony

    New York Times bestselling author John Scalzi takes you on...

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    The Human Division
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    The Human Division

    Old Man's War

    John Scalzi
    Tor/Forge
    Tor Science Fiction

    Following the events of The Last Colony, John Scalzi tells the story of the fight to maintain the unity of the human race.

    The people of Earth now know that the human Colonial Union...

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    Metatropolis
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    Metatropolis

    John Scalzi
    Tor/Forge
    Tor Books

    Five original tales set in a shared urban future—from some of the hottest young writers in modern SF

    More than an anthology, Metatropolis is the brainchild of five of science fiction's...

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    The Human Division #7: The Dog King
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    The Human Division #7: The Dog King

    Human Division Series

    John Scalzi
    Tor/Forge
    Tor Books

    The seventh episode of The Human Division, John Scalzi's new thirteen-episode novel in the world of his bestselling Old Man's War. Beginning on January 15, 2013, a new episode of The...

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    Redshirts
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    Redshirts

    John Scalzi
    Tor/Forge
    Tor Books

    Now in paperback: John Scalzi's New York Times bestselling tale of the starship ensigns who were expendable…until they started comparing notes

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    The Human Division #1: The B-Team
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    The Human Division #1: The B-Team

    Human Division Series

    John Scalzi
    Tor/Forge
    Tor Books

    The opening episode of The Human Division, John Scalzi's new thirteen-episode novel in the world of his bestselling Old Man's War. Beginning on January 15, 2013, a new episode of The...

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    Redshirts: Chapters 1-4
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    Redshirts: Chapters 1-4

    John Scalzi
    Tor/Forge
    Tor Books

    THEY WERE EXPENDABLE . . . UNTIL THEY STARTED COMPARING NOTES

    A free preview of Redshirts, the astonishing new science-fiction yarn from John Scalzi.

    "Redshirts is (a)...

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    Fuzzy Nation
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    Fuzzy Nation

    John Scalzi
    Tor/Forge
    Tor Science Fiction

    Jack Holloway works alone. Hundreds of miles from ZaraCorp's headquarters on planet, 178 light-years from the corporation's headquarters on Earth, Jack is content as an independent contractor. As...

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