Kim Stanley Robinson
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Kim Stanley Robinson

Kim Stanley Robinson is a winner of the Hugo, Nebula, and Locus Awards. He is the author of eleven previous books, including the bestselling Mars trilogy and the critically acclaimed Fifty Degrees Below, Forty Signs of Rain, The Years of Rice and Salt, and Antarctica--for which he was sent to the Antarctic by the U.S. National Science Foundation as part of their Antarctic Artists and Writers' Program. He lives in Davis, California.

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    • Red Mars

    • By: Kim Stanley Robinson
    • Narrated by: Richard Ferrone
    • Length: 23 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 3,417
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 2,638
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 2,657

    For centuries, the red planet has enticed the people of Earth. Now an international group of scientists has colonized Mars....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Old School Hard Sci Fi, but softly

    • By JLM on 08-21-12

    Regular price: $41.99

    • New York 2140

    • By: Kim Stanley Robinson
    • Narrated by: Suzanne Toren, Robin Miles, Peter Ganim, and others
    • Length: 22 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,450
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,329
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,334

    The waters rose, submerging New York City. But the residents adapted, and it remained the bustling, vibrant metropolis it had always been. Though changed forever....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Complex, believable, nuanced, riveting

    • By Lois on 04-07-17

    Regular price: $34.21

    • Green Mars

    • By: Kim Stanley Robinson
    • Narrated by: Richard Ferrone
    • Length: 27 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,546
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,213
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,222

    The second generation of settlers continues the struggle to survive the hostile yet strangely beautiful environment of the red planet....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Green Mars: a textbook scifi novel

    • By Erick on 08-05-13

    Regular price: $41.99

    • 2312

    • By: Kim Stanley Robinson
    • Narrated by: Sarah Zimmerman
    • Length: 19 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 738
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 663
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 675

    The year is 2312. Scientific and technological advances have opened gateways to an extraordinary future. Earth is no longer humanity's only home....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • My favorite book of the past 5 years.

    • By Casey on 09-07-15

    Regular price: $22.80

    • Blue Mars

    • By: Kim Stanley Robinson
    • Narrated by: Richard Ferrone
    • Length: 31 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,164
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 881
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 901

    The once red and barren terrain of Mars is now green and rich with life - plant, animal, and human....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A fine end to a good series

    • By Hooga Chacka on 10-01-13

    Regular price: $41.99

    • Red Moon

    • By: Kim Stanley Robinson
    • Narrated by: Maxwell Hamilton, Joy Osmanski, Feodor Chin
    • Length: 16 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 253
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 234
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 235

    It is 30 years from now, and we have colonized the moon. American Fred Fredericks is making his first trip, his purpose to install a communications system for China's Lunar Science Foundation. But hours after his arrival, he witnesses a murder and is forced into hiding....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Murder and politics on the moon

    • By Michael G Kurilla on 01-25-19

    Regular price: $34.21

    • The Years of Rice and Salt

    • By: Kim Stanley Robinson
    • Narrated by: Bronson Pinchot
    • Length: 25 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 629
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 581
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 581

    It is the 14th century, and one of the most apocalyptic events in human history is set to occur - the coming of the Black Death....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Alternate History as Philosophical Vehicle

    • By Mark Patterson on 08-22-15

    Regular price: $38.46

    • Aurora

    • By: Kim Stanley Robinson
    • Narrated by: Ali Ahn
    • Length: 16 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 2,530
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 2,342
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 2,339

    A major new novel from one of science fiction's most powerful voices, Aurora tells the incredible story of our first voyage beyond the solar system...

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Beautiful

    • By ewreirct on 07-14-15

    Regular price: $34.21

    • Shaman

    • By: Kim Stanley Robinson
    • Narrated by: Graeme Malcolm
    • Length: 15 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 305
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 285
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 285

    There is Thorn, a shaman himself. He lives to pass down his wisdom and his stories - to teach those who would follow in his footsteps....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderful

    • By David on 03-17-15

    Regular price: $34.21

    • Forty Signs of Rain

    • Science in the Capital, Book 1
    • By: Kim Stanley Robinson
    • Narrated by: Peter Ganim, Kim Stanley Robinson
    • Length: 12 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 175
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 124
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 124

    Hauntingly realistic, here is a novel of the near future that is inspired by scientific facts already making headlines....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Its all

    • By steve on 01-07-09

    Regular price: $20.72

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