Bear, Greg 1951-
Most widely held works about Greg Bear
Most widely held works by Greg Bear
Darwin's radio by Greg Bear ( Book )
44 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 2,011 libraries worldwide
A retrovirus is discovered which provokes miscarriages in women, followed by a second pregnancy without sexual intercourse. As scientists race to unlock its mysteries, fears grow it may herald the end of the human race as we know it.
Darwin's children by Greg Bear ( Book )
28 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,740 libraries worldwide
In the decade since women began giving birth to a new human species, Homo sapiens novus, the world has been in turmoil as these "new" humans battle for survival against those who feel threatened by this leap in evolution.
Rogue planet by Greg Bear ( Book )
22 editions published between 1976 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 1,682 libraries worldwide
You've seen the blockbuster The Phantom Menace. You've read the #1 New York Times bestselling book based on George Lucas's masterpiece. Now, before the eagerly awaited release of Episode II, comes a stunning new Star Wars novel from one of science fiction's greatest talents, a writer universally acclaimed for his keen grasp of cutting-edge science and the brilliance of his page-turning plots: multiple Hugo- and Nebula-Award winning author Greg Bear. The result is pure adrenaline--an unforgettable journey stretching from the farthest reaches of known space to the battlefield of a young boy's heart, where a secret struggle is being waged that will decide the fate of billions. That boy is twelve-year-old Anakin Skywalker. The Force is strong in Anakin ... so strong that the Jedi Council, despite misgivings, entrusted the young Jedi master Obi-Wan Kenobi with the mission of training him to become a Jedi Knight. Obi-Wan--like his murdered master Qui-Gon-- believes Anakin may be the Chosen One, the Jedi destined to bring balance to the Force. But first Obi-Wan must help his undisciplined, idealistic apprentice, who still bears the scars of slavery, find his own balance. Dispatched to the mysterious planet of Zonama Sekot, source of the fastest ships in the galaxy, Obi-Wan and Anakin are swept up in a swirl of deadly intrigue and betrayal. For the Trade Federation is interested in Zonama Sekot as well. Raith Sienar, a brilliant but unscrupulous weapons and ship designer, seizes the opportunity to make a killing by stealing the secret of the superfast ships. As Sienar strikes with all the brutal power of the Trade Federation, Obi-Wan and Anakin sense a disturbance in the Force unlike any they have encountered before. It seems there are more secrets on Zonama Sekot than meet the eye. The search for those secrets will threaten the bond between Obi-Wan and Anakin ... and bring the troubled young apprentice face-to-face with his deepest fears--and his darkest destiny. Annotation. Three years after the events of The Phantom Menace, Anakin Skywalker and Jedi Knight Obi-Wan Kenobi encounter a mysterious world.
Vitals by Greg Bear ( Book )
29 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 1,627 libraries worldwide
After a terrifying attempt on his life, scientist Hal Cousins finds himself trapped inside an ever-twisting maze of shocking revelations. He is not the first person to come close to uncovering the key to immortality, and those who came before him will stop at nothing to keep the secret to themselves.
Moving Mars by Greg Bear ( Book )
32 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,514 libraries worldwide
In this Nebula Award-winning novel, a revolution is transforming the formerly passive Earth-colony of Mars. While opposing political factions on Mars battle for the support of colonists, scientists make a staggering scientific breakthrough that at once fuels the conflict and creates a united Mars front, as the technically superior Earth tries to take credit for it. Backed against a wall, colonial leaders are forced to make a monumental decision that changes the future of Mars forever.
The forge of God by Greg Bear ( Book )
27 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,498 libraries worldwide
A vanished moon of Jupiter, a 500-foot -high cinder cone in Death Valley never before seen, and an enormous granite mountain in Australia also never seen before all point the way to an alien invasion of planet Earth.
Eon by Greg Bear ( Book )
43 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in 9 languages and held by 1,470 libraries worldwide
"An epic of the future"--Jacket subtitle.
Quantico by Greg Bear ( Book )
17 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,460 libraries worldwide
In the second decade of the 21st century, FBI agents battle political infighting to hunt a homegrown terrorist.
Dead lines by Greg Bear ( Book )
29 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,414 libraries worldwide
When a new information channel that enables the transmission of unprecedented volumes of data is developed, the bandwidth's users begin having strange experiences that lead to the realization that it might be a pathway to the spirit realm.
City at the end of time by Greg Bear ( Book )
14 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,381 libraries worldwide
Bear's work contains sweeping futuristic vistas populated by creatures spawned from a decaying universe. The young heroes, each assigned to protect a fragment of the universe's history, must survive long enough to pass that knowledge onto the new universe that is being born.
Blood music by Greg Bear ( Book )
45 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 9 languages and held by 1,358 libraries worldwide
Experimenting with biochips, Vergil Ulam creates instead a microscopic intelligence that mutates. Vergil injects himself with the disease culture to smuggle it out of the country. That is how the end of the world begins.
Slant by Greg Bear ( Book )
19 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,296 libraries worldwide
A novel on the impact of new technologies and the steps people take to avoid becoming their prisoner. The action centers on separatist militiamen who in the next century create a country of their own in Idaho.
Legacy by Greg Bear ( Book )
15 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 1,293 libraries worldwide
A new world has been discovered via a time tunnel. It is called Lamarckia and it is home to novel forms of life, among them hybrids of plants and animals. But access is restricted and the story concerns an agent investigating illegal immigration to this new world.
Foundation and chaos by Greg Bear ( Book )
22 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in 7 languages and held by 1,271 libraries worldwide
A conflict breaks out between humans and humanform robots on the planets of the Galactic Empire. The conflict leads to the empire's founder, psychohistorian Hari Seldon, being put on trial for treason.
Anvil of stars by Greg Bear ( Book )
18 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 1,242 libraries worldwide
Follows the mission of a select group of human survivors as they search in the Ship of Law for the aliens who destroyed their planet.
Queen of angels by Greg Bear ( Book )
23 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,221 libraries worldwide
A writer, a scientist, and a policewoman collaborate to discover the motive of a famous poet who murdered eight close friends.
Hull zero three by Greg Bear ( Book )
9 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,145 libraries worldwide
A starship hurtles through the emptiness of space, its destination unknown and its purpose a mystery. One man wakes up wet, naked, and freezing to death. The dark halls are full of monsters but trusting other survivors he meets might be the greater danger. All he has are questions -- Who is he? Where are they going? What happened to the dream of a new life? What happened to the woman he loved? What happened to Hull 03?
Eternity by Greg Bear ( Book )
25 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,132 libraries worldwide
Sequel to Eon.
Dinosaur summer by Greg Bear ( Book )
18 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 1,066 libraries worldwide
It's 1947. In an 'alternate history,' dinosaurs never went extinct; their descendants survive on a plateau in South America. Peter Belzoni accompanies his journalist father to see the world's last dinosaur circus return its few surviving attractions to their natural habitat. After a sudden attack by a vicious predator, the Belzonis find themselves stranded in dinosaur territory and must escape or risk becoming the newest endangered species.
Mariposa by Greg Bear ( Book )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,039 libraries worldwide
In this near-future thriller, three FBI agents take on the Talos Corporation and its plan to destroy the government and constitutional law by means of a treatment program code-named Mariposa.
Artificial intelligence Audiobooks Audiobooks Business and politics California--Los Angeles Cell phones Children Deep space Dinosaurs DNA viruses Fantasy fiction Fiction Future life Genetic engineering Government contractors--Corrupt practices Government investigators Human-alien encounters Imaginary wars and battles Intelligence service Kenobi, Obi-Wan (Fictitious character) Life on other planets Longevity--Research Low temperature engineering Mars (Planet) Mutation (Biology) Parent and child Political science Retroviruses Science fiction Science fiction, American Short stories, American Social control South America Space warfare Star Wars fiction Star Wars fiction Suspense fiction Suspense fiction, American Time travel Twenty-first century United States United States.--Federal Bureau of Investigation Vader, Darth (Fictitious character) Virginia Viruses War on Terrorism (2001-2009) Washington (State)--Seattle Women biologists Women molecular biologists Young adults
Bear, Gregory Dale.
Bear, Gregory Dale, 1951-
בר, גרג, 1951-グレッグ・ベア
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