Forge of God

2 books in series
4 out of 5 stars 117 ratings

The Forge of God Summary

On September 28th, a geologist working in Death Valley finds a mysterious new cinder cone in very well-mapped area. On October 1, the government of Australia announces the discovery of an enormous granite mountain. Like the cinder cone, it wasn't there six months ago.

Something is happening to planet Earth, and the truth is too terrifying to contemplate.

©1987 Greg Bear (P)2012 Audible, Inc.
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  • Book 1

    • The Forge of God

    • By: Greg Bear
    • Narrated by: Stephen Bel Davies
    • Length: 16 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 77
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 60
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 59

    On September 28th, a geologist working in Death Valley finds a mysterious new cinder cone in very well-mapped area. On October 1, the government of Australia announces the discovery of an enormous granite mountain. Like the cinder cone, it wasn't there six months ago.

    Something is happening to planet Earth, and the truth is too terrifying to contemplate

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fabulous sci Fi

    • By Mrs. L. Swinburn on 20-07-16

    Regular price: £28.99

  • Book 2

    • Anvil of Stars

    • A Sequel to The Forge of God
    • By: Greg Bear
    • Narrated by: Stephen Bel Davies
    • Length: 20 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 40
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 33
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 33

    The Forge of God described the destruction of Earth itself by self-replicating robots, Von Neumann machines designed to use the planet's mass to create more robotic creatures and spread throughout the Galaxy. Only a few humans have survived, aided by a mysterious alien race known only as “The Benefactors”, who arrived at Earth too late.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • 20 years on and still brilliant!!

    • By Paul on 03-12-12

    Regular price: £28.99