Annihilation (Movie Tie-in Ed.) | 誠品線上


內容簡介 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERThe Southern Reach Trilogy begins with this Nebula Award-winning novel that "reads as if Verne or Wellsian adventurers exploring a mysterious island had warped through into a Kafkaesque nightmare world" (Kim Stanley Robinson).Area X has been cut off from the rest of the continent for decades. Nature has reclaimed the last vestiges of human civilization. The first expedition returned with reports of a pristine, Edenic landscape; the second expedition ended in mass suicide; the third expedition in a hail of gunfire as its members turned on one another. The members of the eleventh expedition returned as shadows of their former selves, and within weeks, all had died of cancer. In Annihilation, the first volume of Jeff VanderMeer's Southern Reach trilogy, we join the twelfth expedition. The group is made up of four women: an anthropologist; a surveyor; a psychologist, the de facto leader; and our narrator, a biologist. Their mission is to map the terrain, record all observations of their surroundings and of one another, and, above all, avoid being contaminated by Area X itself. They arrive expecting the unexpected, and Area X delivers�they discover a massive topographic anomaly and life forms that surpass understanding�but it's the surprises that came across the border with them and the secrets the expedition members are keeping from one another that change everything.


作者介紹 Jeff VanderMeer is an award-winning novelist and editor. His fiction has been translated into twenty languages and has appeared in the Library of America's American Fantastic Tales and in multiple year's-best anthologies. He writes nonfiction for The Washington Post, The New York Times Book Review, the Los Angeles Times, and The Guardian, among others. He grew up in the Fiji Islands and now lives in Tallahassee, Florida, with his wife.

Annihilation (Movie Tie-in Ed.):NEWYORKTIMESBESTSELLERTheSouthernReachTrilogybeginswiththisNebulaAward-winningnovelthat"readsasifVerneorWellsianadventurersexpl

書名 / Annihilation (Movie Tie-in Ed.)
簡介 / Annihilation (Movie Tie-in Ed.):NEWYORKTIMESBESTSELLERTheSouthernReachTrilogybeginswiththisNebulaAward-winningnovelthat"readsasifVerneorWellsianadventurersexpl
作者 / Jeff Vandermeer
誠品26碼 / 2681466415003
ISBN13 / 9780374537159
ISBN10 / 0374537151
EAN / 9780374537159
尺寸 / 19.1X12.7CM
裝訂 / 平裝
頁數 / 208
語言 / 英文
級別 /