Be a STAR in our Summer Reading Celebration – A Universe of Stories
All ages are eligible to participate.
ENTER YOUR BOOKS ONLINE!
Beginning June 1, 2019, visit our online Summer Reading Celebration book log and enter the ebooks, audiobooks or magazines you’ve read to win great prizes.
On a cold spring night in 1952, a huge meteorite fell to earth and obliterated much of the east coast of the United States, including Washington D.C. The ensuing climate cataclysm will soon render the earth inhospitable for humanity, as the last such meteorite did for the dinosaurs. This looming threat calls for a radically accelerated effort to colonize space, and requires a much larger share of humanity to take part in the process.
When itinerant cave diver James Tighe receives an invitation to billionaire Nathan Joyce’s private island, he thinks it must be a mistake. But Tighe’s unique skill set makes him a prime candidate for Joyce’s high-risk venture to mine a near-earth asteroid—with the goal of kick-starting an entire off-world economy.
The riveting inside story of three heroic astronauts who took on the challenge of mankind’s historic first mission to the Moon, from the bestselling author of Shadow Divers.
The #1 bestselling author of The Future of the Mind traverses the frontiers of astrophysics, artificial intelligence, and technology to offer a stunning vision of man’s future in space, from settling Mars to traveling to distant galaxies.
Discover the true story of the women who stood beside some of the greatest heroes of American space travel in this New York Times bestseller that delivers “a truly great snapshot of the times”.
For the outsize personalities staking their fortunes on spaceships, the new race to explore space could be a dead end, a lucrative opportunity—or the key to humanity’s survival.