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Ben Bova

Ben Bova
Ed Chappell

Ben Bova is the author of more than a hundred works of science fact and fiction, including Able One, Leviathans of Jupiter and the Grand Tour novels, including Titan, winner of John W. Campbell Memorial Award for best novel of the year. He received the Lifetime Achievement Award of the Arthur C. Clarke Foundation in 2005, and in 2008 he won the Robert A. Heinlein Award "for his outstanding body of work in the field of literature." He is President Emeritus of the National Space Society and a past president of Science Fiction Writers of America, and a former editor of Analog and former fiction editor of Omni. As an editor, he won science fiction’s Hugo Award six times. Dr. Bova’s writings have predicted the Space Race of the 1960s, virtual reality, human cloning, the Strategic Defense Initiative (Star Wars), electronic book publishing, and much more. He lives in Florida.

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Book Trailer: Carbide Tipped Pens edited by Ben Bova and Eric Choi

In Carbide Tipped Pens, over a dozen of today’s most creative imaginations explore these frontiers, carrying on the grand tradition of such legendary masters as Isaac Asimov, Robert Heinlein, and John W. Campbell, while bringing hard science fiction into the 21st century by extrapolating from the latest scientific developments and discoveries. Ranging from ancient China to the outer reaches of the solar system, this outstanding collection of original stories, written by an international roster of authors, finds wonder, terror, and gripping human drama in topics as diverse as space exploration, artificial intelligence, biotechnology, climate change, alternate history, the search for extraterrestrial intelligence, interplanetary war, and even the future of baseball.

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Power Failure

Jake Ross Series

Ben Bova
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

Award-winning writer Ben Bova returns with another tense political thriller starring Jake Ross, science advisor to Senator Frank Tomlinson, as they continue their complex power maneuvers they...

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A Grand Tour Collection

The Grand Tour

Ben Bova
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

This discounted ebundle includes: Venus, Jupiter, Saturn, Tales of the Grand Tour, Powersat, Mercury,Titan, Mars Life, Leviathans of Jupiter, Farside, New Earth

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Survival

Star Quest Trilogy

Ben Bova
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

Ben Bova continues his hard SF Star Quest series which began with Death Wave and Apes and Angels. In Surivival, a human team sent to scout a few hundred lightyears in front of...

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Apes and Angels

Star Quest Trilogy

Ben Bova
Tor/Forge
Tor Science Fiction

Six-time Hugo Award winner Ben Bova chronicles the saga of humankind's expansion beyond the solar system in Apes and Angels, the second book of the Star Quest Trilogy which began with Death...

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Death Wave

Star Quest Trilogy

Ben Bova
Tor/Forge
Tor Science Fiction

Six-time Hugo Award winner Ben Bova chronicles the saga of humankind's expansion beyond the solar system in Death Wave

In the precursor to the Star Quest Trilogy, New Earth, Jordan...

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Carbide Tipped Pens

Carbide Tipped Pens

Tor/Forge
Tor Books

Seventeen hard science fiction tales by today's top authors

Hard science fiction is the literature of change, rigorously examining the impact-both beneficial and dangerous-of...

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Mercury and Prometheans

Ben Bova
Tor/Forge
Tor Science Fiction

Two science fiction classics from Ben Bova -- now available together!

Mercury

The planet closest to our Sun is a barren, heat-scorched world....

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The Aftermath

Asteroid Wars

Ben Bova
Tor/Forge
Tor Science Fiction

In the wake of the Asteroid Wars that tore across the solar system, Victor Zacharius makes his living running the ore-carrier Syracuse. With his wife and two children he plies the Asteroid...

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Power Surge

Jake Ross Series

Ben Bova
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

Six-time Hugo winner Ben Bova brings us Power Surge, a gripping political thriller on the cutting-edge of science and technology

Dr. Jake Ross came to Washington, D.C., to make a difference....

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New Frontiers

Ben Bova
Tor/Forge
Tor Science Fiction

New Frontiers, fourteen startling visions of yesterday, today, and tomorrow from Ben Bova, six-time winner of the Hugo Award

Frontiers can be found in all directions. Frontiers...

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Transhuman

Transhuman

Ben Bova
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

Six-time Hugo Award-winner Ben Bova presents Transhuman.

Luke Abramson, a brilliant cellular biologist has one joy in life, his ten-year-old granddaughter, Angela. When he learns that...

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New Frontiers

Ben Bova
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

New Frontiers, fourteen startling visions of yesterday, today, and tomorrow from Ben Bova, six-time winner of the Hugo Award

Frontiers can be found in all directions. Frontiers of time...

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New Earth

Star Quest Trilogy

Ben Bova
Tor/Forge
Tor Science Fiction

We've found an Earthlike planet, but what secrets does it hold?

In Ben Bova's New Earth, The world is thrilled by the discovery of an Earthlike planet. Advance imaging shows oceans...

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Farside

The Grand Tour

Ben Bova
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

Six-time Hugo-Award winner Ben Bova presents Farside.

Farside, the side of the Moon that never faces Earth, is the ideal location for an astronomical observatory. It is also...

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Orion and King Arthur

Orion

Ben Bova
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

Orion has fought across time and space at the whims of his Creators, godlike beings from the future who toy with human history like spoiled children playing with dolls. Orion has been both assassin...

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Power Play

Power Play

Jake Ross Series

Ben Bova
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

Dr. Jake Ross, a university astronomer, wants nothing more than to teach a few classes each semester and continue on his research. However, he is being aggressively recruited to be the science advisor...

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Challenges

Ben Bova
Tor/Forge
Tor Science Fiction

Bova offers a new collection of wide-ranging science fiction stories, essays about the onrushing future, and observations about the craft of SF itself.



At the...

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Battle Station

Ben Bova
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

Battle Station is a collection of short stories by Ben Bova, the author of more than a hundred works of science fact and fiction.


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Privateers

Ben Bova
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

America Has Ceded The Heavens To The Tyrants -- And The Renegades.
The U.S. has abandoned its quest for the stars, and an old enemy has moved in to fill the void. The potential wealth of the...

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Empire Builders

Ben Bova
Tor/Forge
Tor Science Fiction

Dan Randolph never plays by the rules. A hell-raising maverick with no patience for fools, he is admired by his friends, feared by his enemies, and desired by the world's loveliest women. Acting...

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Future Crime

Ben Bova
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Tor Books

Future Crime is a novel by Ben Bova, author of more than a hundred works of science fact and fiction.


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Orion

Orion

Ben Bova
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

John O'Ryan is not a god...not exactly. He is an eternal warrior destined to combat the Dark Lord through all time for dominion of the Earth. Follow him, servant of a great race, as he battles his...

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Out of the Sun

Ben Bova
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Tor Books

Out of the Sun is a novel by Ben Bova, one of the field's leading writers of "hard science fiction."


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The Peacekeepers

Ben Bova
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

When four ancient cities are destroyed in a nuclear exchange, a force known as the Peacekeepers comes into being, charged with preventing any nation from attacking another with nuclear weapons. However,...

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Prometheans

Ben Bova
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

Prometheans is a novel by Ben Bova, the author of more than a hundred works of science fact and fiction.


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Star Peace

Ben Bova
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

Star Peace (originally published in 1986) is a novel by Ben Bova, the author of more than a hundred works of science fact and fiction.


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To Fear The Light

To Save the Sun

Ben Bova and A. J. Austin
Tor/Forge
Tor Science Fiction

Two hundred years ago, Adela de Montgarde, the brilliant astrophysicist, conceived the centuries-long plan to forestall the death of Earth's sun, thus preserving the original genetic material of...

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Voyagers

Voyagers

Ben Bova
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

Keith Stoner, ex-astronaut turned physicist, knows the signal that his research station is receiving from space is not random. Whatever it is, it's real.

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Voyagers II

Voyagers

Ben Bova
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

Eighteen years ago, astronaut Keith Stoner had been the American member of a joint U.S.–Soviet mission to capture an alien ship that had entered the solar system. It was the greatest adventure...

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