Released in speedy succession, Jason M. Hough’s first 3 novels, The Darwin Elevator, The Exodus Towers, and The Plague Forge, earned mountains of compliment and comparisons to such authors as James S. A. Corey and John Scalzi. Now Hough returns with a riveting near-future undercover agent mystery that mixes the adrenaline of a high-octane James Bond event with surprising sci-fi speculations precious of Christopher Nolan’s Inception.
Technologically better superspy Peter Caswell has been dispatched on a top-secret task in contrast to any he’s ever confronted. A spaceship that vanished years in the past has been stumbled on, in addition to the our bodies of its murdered crew—save one. Peter’s venture is to discover the lacking team member, who fled via what seems to be a tear within the textile of area. past this mysterious doorway lies a good extra confounding truth: an international that appears Earth’s twin.
Peter discovers that this reflected global is certainly varied from his domestic, and much extra risky. bring to a halt from all help, and with in basic terms days to accomplish his operation, Peter needs to song his quarry on my own on an alien international. yet he’s unprepared for what awaits at the planet’s floor, the place his abilities should be placed to the last word test—and every thing he is familiar with in regards to the universe can be challenged in methods he by no means may have imagined.
Includes the full bonus novella The Dire Earth, a prequel to the bestselling sci-fi experience The Darwin Elevator.
Praise for Zero World
“This is sci-fi writing at its most sensible. I couldn’t placed the e-book down.”—Felicia Day, writer of You’re by no means bizarre on the web (Almost)
“An relaxing learn . . . count on minor whiplash from the frenetic pace.”—Entertainment Weekly
“[A] technology fiction [novel that] smashes The Bourne Identity including The finish of Eternity to create an exciting motion rampage that confirms Hough as a major new voice in style fiction.”—Publishers Weekly (starred review)
“No one has created a multiverse like Jason Hough does in Zero World. think Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind meets James Bond.”—New York magazine of Books
“A fast moving cinematic novel jam-packed with motion . . . tale, personality, global construction, action—all issues are firing on all cylinders here.”—Bookreporter
“Hough has mixed all of the materials of a chief sci-fi thriller.”—Kirkus Reviews
“One hell of an exciting learn. Hough keeps to convey white-knuckle books anchored by way of strange and engaging characters. 0 international is a tremendous cup of natural badassery that secures his position the most effective sci-fi motion writers today.”—Kevin Hearne, New York Times bestselling writer of the Iron Druid Chronicles
“A high-octane mixture of technological know-how fiction and mystery, Zero World is a thrill experience that shoots you out of a cannon and doesn’t permit up till the final page.”—Wesley Chu, writer of Time Salvager
“Warning: don't decide up this ebook if there's anything you want to do.”—Brian Staveley, writer of the Emperor’s Blades series
“I simply accomplished Zero World and there’s just one factor i have to recognize: How lengthy needs to I look ahead to the sequel!?”—Raymond Benson, former James Bond novelist and writer of the Black Stiletto series
From the Hardcover edition.