Books by Joel Martinsen

SUPERNOVA ERA by Cixin Liu
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 22, 2019

"A hardworking but uninspired early novel, wholly overshadowed by Liu's later masterpiece."
Apocalyptic yarn from the celebrated author of the Three-Body Problem trilogy (Death's End, 2016, etc.). Read full book review >
BALL LIGHTNING by Cixin Liu
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 14, 2018

"Consistently surprising and absorbing—just not for the usual reasons."
A new science-fiction venture from the award-winning Chinese author of the brilliant alien-contact trilogy concluded with Death's End (2016), whose readers, hopefully, learned to expect the unexpected. Read full book review >
THE PROBLEM WITH ME by Han Han
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Aug. 2, 2016

"A collection more interesting to Western readers for what the author represents than for anything he has written here."
A collection from one of China's most outspoken "troublemakers and dissidents." Read full book review >
THE DARK FOREST by Cixin Liu
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Aug. 11, 2015

"Once again, a highly impressive must-read."
Second part of an alien-contact trilogy (The Three-Body Problem, 2014) from China's most celebrated science-fiction author.Read full book review >