The Murderbot Diaries makes first contact in this new, futuristic, standalone novel exploring sentience and artificial intelligence through the lenses of conflicted robot hero Unit Four, from Marina Lostetter, critically acclaimed author of Noumenon, Noumenon Infinity, and Noumenon Ultra. When Unit Four—a biological soft robot built and stored high above the Jovian atmosphere—is activated for the first time,Continue reading “Cover Reveal for ACTIVATION DEGRADATION”
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For Your Judgement and Sheer Enjoyment
It’s that time of year again, when we authors crow about what we’ve accomplished. More specifically, which publications are eligible for award nominations. In the Best Novel category, I of course am super-duper-phantasmagorically proud of Noumenon Infinity, which is eligible for awards such as the Nebula and the Hugo. Vanhi’s hands flew away from herContinue reading “For Your Judgement and Sheer Enjoyment”
Goodreads Giveaway for NOUMENON INFINITY ARCs
Want to get your hands on the book that Kirkus Reviews called “the genre at its very best”? Want to get it before it’s even available in stores??? Then get yourself over to Goodreads! Harper Voyager is giving away 40 advanced copies. You’ve got 5 days to enter, so don’t delay! Click on the picContinue reading “Goodreads Giveaway for NOUMENON INFINITY ARCs”
Noumenon Out in Paperback for UK Readers!
Like it says on the tin–the paperback version of Noumenon is out today in the UK! Look how pretty this darn book is. I hope you’ll pick up a copy from your local bookstore or your favorite online retailer. Happy reading! ~Marina
Books, Books, and More Books!
I’ve recieved author copies for Avatar Dreams and the new UK paperback version of NOUMENON! Added bonus, I also got ARCs of NOUMENON INFINITY! Keep your eyes peeled for giveaways in the coming weeks! Happy reading! ~Marina
Hello, all! I hope 2018 is treating you well so far (even though it sure looks like it’s set to be another whopper of a year). For those of you who’ve been asking about the sequel to Noumenon, I have some fantastic news! Noumenon Infinity is now available for preorder! It’s scheduled for release August 14th,Continue reading “Noumenon Infinity”
I’ve got an article up on the HarperVoyager UK blog, entitled Alternate Yous, wherein I discuss our long-standing fascination with fictional clones, as well as our unending obsession with nature vs. nurture. Here’s a breif excerpt: In Noumenon, I explore the concept of clones as a ‘fix.’ Early in the novel, clones are thought to beContinue reading “Alternate Yous”
Two Weeks ’til Party Time
Dear everyone, this is not a drill! NOUMENON’s US release is just two weeks away! The UK release is even closer! *cue the screaming* There is still time to preorder, and I will love you forever if you do! The above images are linked to Amazon US and Amazon UK respectively, and here is your Barnes andContinue reading “Two Weeks ’til Party Time”
From Robby to Roomba: Article up at Tor.com!
Hello, all! Happy Earth Day! Do not fear the singularity, meaty Earth inhabitants! In honor of Earth Day, Nicky Drayden (Author of THE PREY OF GODS) and I teamed up to do a roundtable interview with futurists and AI specialists to bring you a science-based look at our favorite sci-fi staple: artificial intelligence. Our amazingContinue reading “From Robby to Roomba: Article up at Tor.com!”
What’s Noumenon? Nothing, what’s Noumenon with you?
How is everyone’s Monday? I hope your Monday is as fantastic as my Monday, because, guess what? I get to announce some very exciting news. My novel, NOUMENON, is officially forthcoming from Harper Voyager, Voyager UK, and Heyne in Germany! NOUMENON is an interstellar adventure, wherein the world comes together to investigate alien megastructures, what itContinue reading “What’s Noumenon? Nothing, what’s Noumenon with you?”