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The Chronoliths

Robert Charles Wilson

Orb Books

One day in Thailand, 21st-century slacker Scott Warden witnesses an impossible event: the violent appearance of a 200-foot stone pillar. Its arrival collapses trees for a quarter mile around its base. It appears to be composed of an exotic form of matter. And the inscription chiseled into it commemorates a military victory…sixteen years hence.

As more pillars arrive all over the world, all apparently from our own near future, a strange loop of causality keeps drawing Scott into the central mystery—and a final battle with the future. The Chronoliths is a 2002 Hugo Award Nominee for Best Novel and the winner of the 2002 John W. Campbell Memorial Award.

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“One of the most impressive bodies of work in contemporary science fiction — The Chronoliths stands with his best.”
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“Superb.”
Publishers Weekly (Starred Review)

Praise for The Chronoliths:

“One of the most impressive bodies of work in contemporary science fiction — The Chronoliths stands with his best.”
The New York Times

“Superb.”
Publishers Weekly (Starred Review)

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    Robert Charles Wilson

    Hugo Award - Nominee, John W. Campbell Memorial Award - Winner
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