2007 . Science Fiction, Fiction . Liu Cixin, Ken Liu
The Three-Body Problem is the first chance for English-speaking readers to experience the Hugo Award-winning phenomenon from China's most beloved science fiction author, Liu Cixin. Set against the backdrop of China's Cultural Revolution, a secret military project sends signals into space to establish contact with aliens. An alien civilization on the brink of destruction captures the signal and plans to invade Earth. Meanwhile, on Earth, different camps start forming, planning to either welcome the superior beings and help them take over a world seen as corrupt, or to fight against the invasion. The result is a science fiction masterpiece of enormous scope and vision.
0765377063 (ISBN13: 9780765377067)
3 months ago
Different groups form to help or fight a crumbling alien civilization coming to invade Earth.
1 year ago
Phenomenal book. My first science fiction book and LOVED it.
1 year ago
This trilogy was one of my favorite reads from 2018 - real and deep science, paired with his masterful exploration of human reaction to a classic sci-fi scenario set in an unorthodox setting