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The Infinite Sea [NOOK Book]

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Flung back into the galaxy to an alien ocean world, John Bandicut and his companions find themselves plunged into the deepsea realm of the Neri. What will they find in the Neri's failing undersea city, or in the terrifying object of the ...
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The Infinite Sea

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Overview

Flung back into the galaxy to an alien ocean world, John Bandicut and his companions find themselves plunged into the deepsea realm of the Neri. What will they find in the Neri's failing undersea city, or in the terrifying object of the deep abyss that threatens this world? Vol. 3 of The Chaos Chronicles continues the hard-SF saga inspired by chaos theory, from the Nebula-nominated author of Eternity's End.

With a brand-new Afterword by the author.

Published in print by Tor Books. DRM-free ePub edition.

Reviews and quotes:

"Another splendid adventure, with intriguing puzzles, first-rate problem-solving, and an impressive array of alien characters, motives, and methods." -- Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

"An absolutely terrific book. Carver is heir apparent to Larry Niven as the king of hard SF: his stories revolve around ideas that are every bit as big as Niven's, and his aliens are every bit as fascinating. Chaos theory says outcomes are unpredictable, but here's one that's a sure thing: if you start reading The Infinite Sea, you won't be able to put it down until the very last page." --Robert J. Sawyer

"Carver scores again. Gives us mystery, high adventure, and the sense of wonder in the grand old tradition." —Jack McDevitt
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"Another splendid adventure, with intriguing puzzles, first-rate problem-solving, and an impressive array of alien characters, motives, and methods." (starred review)
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940012044662
  • Publisher: Starstream Publications
  • Publication date: 1/3/2011
  • Series: The Chaos Chronicles , #3
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 240,823
  • File size: 690 KB

Meet the Author

Jeffrey A. Carver was a Nebula Award finalist for his novel Eternity's End. He also authored Battlestar Galactica, a novelization of the critically acclaimed television miniseries. His novels combine thought-provoking characters with engaging storytelling, and range from the adventures of the Star Rigger universe (Star Rigger's Way, Dragons in the Stars, and others) to the ongoing, character-driven hard SF of The Chaos Chronicles—which begins with Neptune Crossing and continues with Strange Attractors, The Infinite Sea, and Sunborn.
A native of Huron, Ohio, Carver lives with his family in the Boston area. He has taught writing in a variety of settings, from educational television to conferences for young writers to MIT, as well as his ongoing Ultimate Science Fiction Workshop. He has created a free web site for aspiring authors of all ages at Learn more about the author and his work at
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  • Posted March 23, 2012

    Highly Recommended.

    It was very well written. I enjoyed it thoroughly.

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  • Posted June 22, 2010

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    Great book!

    Synopsis
    Since John Bandicut saved Earth from collision with a comet in Neptune Crossing and saved Shipworld from the boojum of Strange Attractors, his life has become one confrontation with chaos after another.

    No sooner has he survived a harrowing escape from Shipworld than he and his eclectic band of aliens find themselves struggling to survive beneath the waves of a distant ocean world. They quickly discover they are not alone. A race of deep-sea humanoid amphibians, the Neri, are in trouble of their own. Long under attack by beings from the surface, they now face an even greater peril from the seafloor depths, a powerful force known as the Maw of the Abyss.

    If Bandicut cannot solve the riddle of the Maw, the Neri's beleaguered world will die. And Bandicut and his friends will die with it.



    This book is a great continuation to an already joyful read. The inclusion of a new companion and a few suprises make this a great 3rd book and wonderful lead into Sunborn, the latest book in the Chaos Chronicles.

    These books should fullfill any Sci-Fi fan. They are wonderfully written with a bit of humor and a lot of Wit!

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