Author(s): Sylvain Neuvel
We always thought the biggest threat to humanity would come from the outside.We were wrong.As the human race picks up the pieces of destruction left behind, a new world order emerges. New alliances are formed. Old divisions are strengthened. And, with a power struggle fuelled by the threat of mutually assured destruction, nothing is certain.At a time when the world's nations should have been coming together, they have never been more divided.With the human race teetering on the brink of total war, Rose, Vincent and Eva must choose sides. But doing the right thing might mean making the ultimate sacrifice.
Praise for Waking Gods * . * Pure, unadulterated literary escapism featuring giant killer robots and the looming end of mankind. In a word: unputdownable * Kirkus Reviews * Kick-ass, one-on-one robot action combines with mind-bending scientific and philosophical speculation. Series science-fiction fans will enjoy this follow-up filled with unexpected revelations and a surprise finale * Booklist * A superb follow-up - we can't wait to see where Neuvel takes this story next * SciFiNow * Praise for Sleeping Giants * - * A page-turner of the highest order! * Kirkus Reviews * This year's The Martian... if you want a captivating story with some serious sci-fi elements and dark undertones, this is it! So good and so eerie * Buzzfeed * It bursts at the seams with big ideas. This book is a sheer blast from start to finish -- Blake Crouch, author of Dark Matter and the bestselling Wayward Pines trilogy One of the most promising series kickoffs in recent memory * NPR *
Sylvain Neuvel was born in Quebec and dropped out of school when he was 15. Since then he has sold ice cream in California, peddled furniture across Canada, and taught Linguistics in India. He has also worked as a software engineer, journalist, certified translator and received a PhD in Linguistics from the University of Chicago.He is an amateur robotics enthusiast and life-long fan of all things science fiction. Sleeping Giants, his debut novel and first in the Themis Files series, was published in 2016. Waking Gods was his second novel and Only Human is his third.