Curbside Plus Services now include in-person appointments for computer use and other library services. Returned items are quarantined for 6 days before they are checked in. Fines are not charged for quarantined items.

The Gods Themselves: A Novel
(Adobe EPUB eBook, Kindle Book, OverDrive Read)

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(1)
4 star
 
(0)
3 star
 
(0)
2 star
 
(0)
1 star
 
(0)
Author:
Published:
Random House Publishing Group 2011
Format:
Adobe EPUB eBook, Kindle Book, OverDrive Read
Status:
Checked Out
Description
In the twenty-second century Earth obtains limitless, free energy from a source science little understands: an exchange between Earth and a parallel universe, using a process devised by the aliens. But even free energy has a price. The transference process itself will eventually lead to the destruction of the Earth's Sun—and of Earth itself.Only a few know the terrifying truth—an outcast Earth scientist, a rebellious alien inhabitant of a dying planet, a lunar-born human intuitionist who senses the imminent annihilation of the Sun. They know the truth—but who will listen? They have foreseen the cost of abundant energy—but who will believe? These few beings, human and alien, hold the key to Earth's survival.
Also in This Series
Formats
Adobe EPUB eBook
Works on all eReaders (except Kindles), desktop computers and mobile devices with with reading apps installed.
Kindle Book
Works on Kindles and devices with a Kindle app installed.
Need Help?
If you are having problem transferring a title to your device, please fill out this support form or visit the library so we can help you to use our eBooks and eAudio Books.
More Like This
Other Editions and Formats
More Details
Street Date:
05/04/2011
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780307792389
ASIN:
B004JHYRP4
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Isaac Asimov. (2011). The Gods Themselves: A Novel. Random House Publishing Group.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Isaac Asimov. 2011. The Gods Themselves: A Novel. Random House Publishing Group.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Isaac Asimov, The Gods Themselves: A Novel. Random House Publishing Group, 2011.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Isaac Asimov. The Gods Themselves: A Novel. Random House Publishing Group, 2011. Web.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
Copy Details
LibraryOwnedAvailable
Anne Arundel County Public Library10
Staff View
Grouped Work ID:
c5cf2847-3cc1-9e44-77f6-f62ed22e536f
Go To Grouped Work
Needs Update?:
No
Date Added:
Jun 03, 2017 06:53:04
Date Updated:
Sep 27, 2020 04:29:24
Last Metadata Check:
Sep 27, 2020 06:26:49
Last Metadata Change:
Sep 26, 2020 15:30:36
Last Availability Check:
Sep 27, 2020 06:26:52
Last Availability Change:
Sep 25, 2020 18:56:41
Last Grouped Work Modification Time:
Sep 28, 2020 04:17:02

OverDrive Product Record

images
    • cover:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-100/0111-1/{0B2B76DE-BFFB-4D6B-A1F9-11E5A2C30DFB}Img100.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • thumbnail:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-200/0111-1/{0B2B76DE-BFFB-4D6B-A1F9-11E5A2C30DFB}Img200.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • cover150Wide:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-150/0111-1/0B2/B76/DE/{0B2B76DE-BFFB-4D6B-A1F9-11E5A2C30DFB}Img150.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • cover300Wide:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-400/0111-1/0B2/B76/DE/{0B2B76DE-BFFB-4D6B-A1F9-11E5A2C30DFB}Img400.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
formats
      • identifiers:
            • type: ISBN
            • value: 9780307792389
            • type: PublisherCatalogNumber
            • value: 5789
      • name: Adobe EPUB eBook
      • id: ebook-epub-adobe
      • identifiers:
            • type: PublisherCatalogNumber
            • value: 5789
            • type: ASIN
            • value: B004JHYRP4
      • name: Kindle Book
      • id: ebook-kindle
      • identifiers:
            • type: PublisherCatalogNumber
            • value: 5789
            • type: ISBN
            • value: 9780307792389
      • name: OverDrive Read
      • id: ebook-overdrive
otherFormatIdentifiers
      • type: ISBN
      • value: 0553288105
mediaType
eBook
primaryCreator
    • role: Author
    • name: Isaac Asimov
title
The Gods Themselves
dateAdded
2018-09-18T09:51:00-04:00
contentDetails
      • href: https://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=51&titleID=537223
      • type: text/html
      • account:
          • name: Maryland's Digital Library (MD)
          • id: 831
sortTitle
Gods Themselves A Novel
crossRefId
537223
subtitle
A Novel
id
0b2b76de-bffb-4d6b-a1f9-11e5a2c30dfb
starRating
3.9

OverDrive MetaData

isPublicDomain
False
formats
      • fileName: GodsThemselves9780307792389
      • partCount: 0
      • fileSize: 3342555
      • identifiers:
            • type: ISBN
            • value: 9780307792389
            • type: PublisherCatalogNumber
            • value: 5789
      • rights:
            • type: Copying
            • value: 0
            • type: Printing
            • value: 0
            • type: Lending
            • value: 0
            • type: ReadAloud
            • value: 0
            • type: ExpirationRights
            • value: 0
      • name: Adobe EPUB eBook
      • id: ebook-epub-adobe
      • onSaleDate: 05/04/2011
      • samples:
            • source: From the book
            • formatType: ebook-epub-adobe
            • url: https://excerpts.cdn.overdrive.com/FormatType-410/0111-1/0B2/B76/DE/GodsThemselves9780307792389.epub
            • source: From the book
            • formatType: ebook-overdrive
            • url: https://samples.overdrive.com/?crid=0B2B76DE-BFFB-4D6B-A1F9-11E5A2C30DFB&.epub-sample.overdrive.com
      • fileName: GodsThemselves9780307792389
      • partCount: 0
      • fileSize: 0
      • identifiers:
            • type: PublisherCatalogNumber
            • value: 5789
            • type: ASIN
            • value: B004JHYRP4
      • name: Kindle Book
      • id: ebook-kindle
      • onSaleDate: 05/04/2011
      • samples:
            • source: From the book
            • formatType: ebook-epub-adobe
            • url: https://excerpts.cdn.overdrive.com/FormatType-410/0111-1/0B2/B76/DE/GodsThemselves9780307792389.epub
            • source: From the book
            • formatType: ebook-overdrive
            • url: https://samples.overdrive.com/?crid=0B2B76DE-BFFB-4D6B-A1F9-11E5A2C30DFB&.epub-sample.overdrive.com
      • fileName: GodsThemselves9780307792389
      • partCount: 0
      • fileSize: 0
      • identifiers:
            • type: PublisherCatalogNumber
            • value: 5789
            • type: ISBN
            • value: 9780307792389
      • name: OverDrive Read
      • id: ebook-overdrive
      • onSaleDate: 05/04/2011
      • samples:
            • source: From the book
            • formatType: ebook-epub-adobe
            • url: https://excerpts.cdn.overdrive.com/FormatType-410/0111-1/0B2/B76/DE/GodsThemselves9780307792389.epub
            • source: From the book
            • formatType: ebook-overdrive
            • url: https://samples.overdrive.com/?crid=0B2B76DE-BFFB-4D6B-A1F9-11E5A2C30DFB&.epub-sample.overdrive.com
keywords
      • value: crime fiction
      • value: asimov
      • value: future
      • value: 1970s
      • value: Adult
      • value: sci fi
      • value: Nebula
      • value: Moon
      • value: crime
      • value: Aliens
      • value: classic
      • value: Thrillers
      • value: Science
      • value: American
      • value: space
      • value: suspense
      • value: speculative fiction
      • value: multiverse
      • value: 20th Century
      • value: Short Stories
      • value: parallel universes
      • value: collectible
      • value: science fiction and fantasy
      • value: Adventure
      • value: Science Fiction
      • value: sci-fi
      • value: sf
      • value: isaac asimov
      • value: science fiction/fantasy
      • value: literature
      • value: fantasy
      • value: science fiction books
      • value: sci fi books
      • value: crime books
      • value: mystery books
      • value: hugo winner
      • value: mystery suspense
      • value: suspense books
      • value: fantasy science fiction
      • value: hugo award winners
      • value: nebula award winners
creators
      • role: Author
      • fileAs: Asimov, Isaac
      • bioText: Isaac Asimov began his Foundation series at the age of twenty-one, not realizing that it would one day be considered a cornerstone of science fiction. During his legendary career, Asimov penned more than 470 books on subjects ranging from science to Shakespeare to history, though he was most loved for his award-winning science fiction sagas, which include the Robot, Empire, and Foundation series. Named a Grand Master of Science Fiction by the Science Fiction Writers of America, Asimov entertained and educated readers of all ages for close to five decades. He died, at the age of seventy-two, in April 1992.
      • name: Isaac Asimov
imprint
Spectra
publishDate
2011-05-04T00:00:00-04:00
isOwnedByCollections
True
title
The Gods Themselves
fullDescription
In the twenty-second century Earth obtains limitless, free energy from a source science little understands: an exchange between Earth and a parallel universe, using a process devised by the aliens. But even free energy has a price. The transference process itself will eventually lead to the destruction of the Earth's Sun—and of Earth itself.
Only a few know the terrifying truth—an outcast Earth scientist, a rebellious alien inhabitant of a dying planet, a lunar-born human intuitionist who senses the imminent annihilation of the Sun. They know the truth—but who will listen? They have foreseen the cost of abundant energy—but who will believe? These few beings, human and alien, hold the key to Earth's survival.
gradeLevels
      • value: Grade 3
      • value: Grade 4
popularity
589
links
    • self:
        • href: https://api.overdrive.com/v1/collections/v1L2BaQAAAOQCAAA1L/products/0b2b76de-bffb-4d6b-a1f9-11e5a2c30dfb/metadata
        • type: application/vnd.overdrive.api+json
id
0b2b76de-bffb-4d6b-a1f9-11e5a2c30dfb
starRating
3.9
images
    • cover:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-100/0111-1/{0B2B76DE-BFFB-4D6B-A1F9-11E5A2C30DFB}Img100.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • thumbnail:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-200/0111-1/{0B2B76DE-BFFB-4D6B-A1F9-11E5A2C30DFB}Img200.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • cover150Wide:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-150/0111-1/0B2/B76/DE/{0B2B76DE-BFFB-4D6B-A1F9-11E5A2C30DFB}Img150.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • cover300Wide:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-400/0111-1/0B2/B76/DE/{0B2B76DE-BFFB-4D6B-A1F9-11E5A2C30DFB}Img400.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
isPublicPerformanceAllowed
False
languages
      • code: en
      • name: English
subjects
      • value: Fiction
      • value: Science Fiction
      • value: Suspense
      • value: Thriller
publishDateText
05/04/2011
otherFormatIdentifiers
      • type: ISBN
      • value: 0553288105
mediaType
eBook
shortDescription
In the twenty-second century Earth obtains limitless, free energy from a source science little understands: an exchange between Earth and a parallel universe, using a process devised by the aliens. But even free energy has a price. The transference process itself will eventually lead to the destruction of the Earth's Sun—and of Earth itself.
Only a few know the terrifying truth—an outcast Earth scientist, a rebellious alien inhabitant of a dying planet, a lunar-born human intuitionist who senses the imminent annihilation of the Sun. They know the truth—but who will listen? They have foreseen the cost of abundant energy—but who will believe? These few beings, human and alien, hold the key to Earth's survival.
sortTitle
Gods Themselves A Novel
lexileScore
790
crossRefId
537223
subtitle
A Novel
publisher
Random House Publishing Group