Sleeping Giants

by Sylvain Neuvel

We’re happy to support debut authors, including Sylvain Neuvel with Sleeping Giants.

Quick take

Like The Martian, this is a fun, fast-paced novel about man's hopes for the future.

Why I love it

Attention, people who like fun! This remarkable debut has everything you could need: Action, science, adventure, romance, and intrigue - it's like reading a summer blockbuster! The history of the Earth as mankind knows it is about to be shaken to the core in this wildly imaginative sci-fi thriller.

Seventeen Years Ago: A young girl takes her new birthday bike out for a ride. When she fails to retu...

Member thoughts

59% Love
32% Like
8% Dislike
  • Cynthia D.

    Massapequa, NY

    "I love Sci-Fi."

  • Melissa H.

    Collingswood, NJ

    "Amazing and can't wait for the sequel!! "

  • Candace t.

    damascus, OR

    "Excellent book! Well written, can't wait for the sequels, nor the movies!"

  • Elsa M.

    Doylestown, PA

    "Oh my gosh I cannot wait for the second installment. Enough said. "

  • Anna K.

    Brooklyn, NY

    "Structure is excellent. Immediately pre-ordered book two. What a cliffhanger!"

  • Myla T.

    Kansas City, MO

    "Excited to read the next one!"

  • Susan W.

    Elmhurst, IL

    "I loved this book... this was a great scifi book. I will continue to read the series as the books come out."

  • Acacia M.

    Portland, OR

    "Nothing that I thought it would be and everything I never knew I wanted."

  • Laura K.

    New Haven, CT

    "My vote for Book of the Year 2016. Loved the style of the story telling. Looking forward to more from this author!"

  • Lisa W.

    Helena, AL

    "Just the best. Sequel!!! Need it now."

  • Elena T.

    Colchester, CT

    "I could not put this book down! Who is the interviewer? Where did the hand come from? And the cliffhanger ending?? So much mystery and unanswered questions...can't wait for the sequel!"