'Robinson is one of the world's finest working novelists, in any genre.
New York 2140 is a towering novel about a genuinely grave threat to civilisation' GuardianThe waters rose, submerging New York City. But the residents adapted and it remained the bustling, vibrant metropolis it had always been.
Though changed forever. Every street became a canal. Every skyscraper an island. Through the eyes of the varied inhabitants of one building Kim Stanley Robinson shows us how one of our great cities will change with the rising tides. And how we too will change. 'Like all great sci-fi, New York 2140 is as much inward-looking as it is forward- . . . Robinson's work has a strong, intelligent social conscience' GQ'Only sci-fi can drown Manhattan and make you want to live there' Bloomberg Business Week