New York 2140

£9.99

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. Every street became a canal. Every skyscraper an island. Through the eyes of the varied inhabitants of one building Kim Stanley Robinson shows us how one of our great cities will change with the rising tides. And how we too will change.

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NOMINATED FOR THE HUGO AWARD FOR BEST NOVEL 2018

‘A towering novel’ – Guardian

‘Relevant and essential’ – Bloomberg Businessweek

As the sea level rose, every street became a canal, every skyscraper an island. For the residents of one apartment building in Madison Square, however, New York in the year 2140 is far from a drowned city.

New York Times bestselling author Kim Stanley Robinson delivers a bold and brilliant vision of New York in the next century.

‘New York may be underwater but it’s better than ever’ – New Yorker

‘Massively enjoyable’ – Washington Post

‘Gripping . . . so hard to put down’ – Business Insider

‘A document of hope as much as dread’ – Los Angeles Review of Books

Novels by Kim Stanley Robinson:

Icehenge
The Memory of Whiteness
A Short, Sharp Shock
Antarctica
The Years of Rice and Salt
Galileo’s Dream
2312
Shaman
Aurora
New York 2140
Red Moon

Additional information

Weight 0.434 kg
Dimensions 19.8 × 13.1 × 3.9 cm
Author

Publisher

Imprint

Cover

Paperback

Pages

613

Language

English

Edition

1st paperback ed

Dewey

813.6 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K