Date: July 2009
Duration: 15 hours 28 minutes
Not only is Charles Stross' Iron Sunrise a 'hard-science fiction masterpiece' (Library Journal), it's also 'a Hollywood thriller with a cyberpunk heart' (Entertainment Weekly). PlanetMoscow is vaporized by an unnatural star explosion, prompting those who escaped to counterattack the likely culprit-planet New Dresden of the neighboring system. But New Dresden wasn't to blame, and as worlds go to war, an unseen enemy labors to destroy the universe itself.