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Top Sci-Fi Authors around the world

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Top Sci-Fi Authors around the world

  1. 1. By: Mohammed Nehan
  2. 2. • Arthur Clarke is famous for being a co-writer of the screen play for the 1968 films. His famous books are: • Childhoods End • A Space Odyssey • Rendezvous with Rama • The Fountains of Paradise. • He was born on 16 December 1967 in England. • He died in 2008, In
  3. 3. • Childhood's End is a 1953 science fiction novel by the British author Arthur C. Clarke. The story follows the peaceful alien invasion[1]of Earth by the mysterious Overlords, whose arrival begins decades of apparent utopia under i ndirect alien rule, at the cost of human identity and culture.
  4. 4. • Isaac Asimov was born on January 2 1990. was an Russian- American writer and professor of biochemistry at Boston University. He was known for his works of science fiction and popular science. Asimov was a prolific writer, and wrote or edited more than 500 books and an estimated 90,000 letters and postcards.He died in April 6th 1992.
  5. 5. • FOUNDATION begins a new chapter in the story of man's future. As the Old Empire crumbles into barbarism throughout the million worlds of the galaxy, Hari Seldon and his band of psychologists must create a new entity, the Foundation- dedicated to art, science, and technology
  6. 6. • Philip Kindred Dick was born in Chicago in December 1928. Dick became a published author in 1952. His first sale was the short story "Roog." His first novel, "Solar Lottery," appeared in 1955. Dick produced an astonishing amount of material during the 1950s and 1960s.He died on March 2, 1982 in Santa Ana, California, USA because of a heart failure.
  7. 7. • o Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? in some later printings) is a science fiction novel by American writer Philip K. Dick, first published in 1968. The novel is set in a post- apocalyptic San Francisco, where Earth's life has been greatly damaged by nuclear global war.
  8. 8. • William Gibson described November 9th, the day after the 2016 presidential election, as a “really weird and powerful sensation.” Like many in the science fiction community, he had anticipated that Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton would beat her opponent Donald Trump. In the months after Trump was elected, he began to explore his feelings as he wrote his next novel, Agency, according to The New York Times.
  9. 9. • Neuromancer is a 1984 science fiction novel by American-Canadian writer William Gibson. It is one of the best-known works in the cyberpunk genre and the first novel to win the Nebula Award, the Philip K. Dick Award, and the Hugo Award.[1] It was Gibson's debut novel and the beginning of the Sprawl trilogy. The novel tells the story of a washed- up computer hacker hired by a mysterious employer to pull off the ultimate hack.
  10. 10. • Jules Gabriel Verne was a French author who pioneered the genre of science-fiction. He is best known for his novels Journey to the Center of the Earth (1864), Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea (1870), and Around the World in Eighty Days (1873).
  11. 11. • round the World in Eighty Days (French: Le tour du monde en quatre-vingts jours) is a classic adventure novel by the French writerJules Verne, published in 1873. In the story, Phileas Fogg of London and his newly employed French valet Passep artout attempt to circumnavigate the world in 80 days on a £20,000 wager (the approximate equivalent of £2 million in 2016) set by his friends at the Reform Club. It is one of Verne's most acclaimed works.

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