About this book
A landmark novel of the environment in crisis, which was the winner of the Hugo Award for best science fiction novel in 1962. This edition has a new introduction by Neil Gaiman.
The Sun is about to go Nova. Earth and Moon have ceased their axial rotation and present one face continuously to the sun. The bright side of Earth is covered with carnivorous forest. This is the Age of vegetables. Gren and his lady - not to mention the tummybelly men - journey to the even more terrifying Dark side.