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Daniel H. Wilson

Daniel H. Wilson is a New York Times bestselling author and coeditor of the Robot Uprisings and Press Start to Play anthologies. He earned a Ph.D. in robotics from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, where he also received master’s degrees in robotics and in machine learning. He has published over a dozen scientific papers, holds four patents, and has written eight books. Wilson has written for Popular ScienceWired, and Discover, as well as online venues such as MSNBC.com, GizmodoLightspeed, and Tor.com. In 2008, Wilson hosted The Works, a television series on the History Channel that uncovered the science behind everyday stuff. His books include How to Survive a Robot UprisingA...

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Logan's Run
Written by William F. Nolan and George Clayton Johnson, Foreword by Daniel H. Wilson
Vintage | Trade Paperback | July 2015
$14.95/17.95(Canada) | 978-1-101-91137-2 (1-101-91137-9)

The bestselling dystopian novel that inspired the 1970s science-fiction classic starring Michael York, Jenny Agutter, and Richard Jordan.

In 2116, it is against the law to live beyond the age of twenty-one years. When the crystal flower in the palm of your hand turns from red to black, you have reached your... Read more

Written by Daniel H. Wilson
Vintage | Trade Paperback | February 2013
$15.95/18.95(Canada) | 978-0-307-74549-1 (0-307-74549-X)

As he did in New York Times bestseller Robopocalypse, Daniel Wilson masterfully envisions a stunning world where superhuman technology and humanity clash in surprising—and thrilling—ways.
It’s the near future, and scientists have developed implants that treat brain dysfunction—and also make recipients capable of superhuman feats. Exploiting societal fears of the newly enhanced...

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Press Start to Play
Written by Daniel H. Wilson and John Joseph Adams
Vintage | Trade Paperback | August 2015
$15.95/18.95(Canada) | 978-1-101-87330-4 (1-101-87330-2)

You are standing in a room filled with books, faced with a difficult decision. Suddenly, one with a distinctive cover catches your eye. It is a groundbreaking anthology of short stories from award-winning writers and game-industry titans who have embarked on a quest to explore what... Read more

Written by Daniel H. Wilson
Vintage | Trade Paperback | March 2015
$15.95/18.95(Canada) | 978-0-345-80438-9 (0-345-80438-4)

It’s been three years since the global uprising of the world's robots, three long years in which ordinary people waged a guerilla war that saved humankind from the brink of annihilation. But a horrific new enemy has emerged, and the resistance is called to fight once again. And in a world...

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Written by Daniel H. Wilson
Vintage | Trade Paperback | April 2012
$15.95/18.95(Canada) | 978-0-307-74080-9 (0-307-74080-3)

In this terrifying tale of humanity’s desperate stand against a robot uprising, Daniel H. Wilson has written the most entertaining sci-fi thriller in years.
Not far into our future, the dazzling technology that runs our world turns against us. Controlled by a childlike—yet massively powerful—artificial intelligence known as Archos, the global network...

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Robot Uprisings
Edited by Daniel H. Wilson and John Joseph Adams
Vintage | Trade Paperback | April 2014
$15.95/18.95(Canada) | 978-0-345-80363-4 (0-345-80363-9)

Humans beware. As the robotic revolution continues to creep into our lives, it brings with it an impending sense of doom. What horrifying scenarios might unfold if our technology were to go awry? From self-aware robotic toys to intelligent machines violently malfunctioning, this anthology brings to life the half-formed questions and... Read more