Books Blue Remembered Earth by Alastair Reynolds Paperback, 565 pages, Berkley Pub Group, List Price: $8.99 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleBlue Remembered EarthAuthorAlastair Reynolds Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon iBooks Independent Booksellers Book Summary In a future where crime, war, and disease have been eradicated, Geoffrey Akinya must travel to the Moon in an attempt to protect his family's name and businesses from dangerous secrets his late grandmother left behind. Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy Fiction Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Blue Remembered Earth iStockphoto Opinion 13.7: Cosmos And Culture Atheists Feel Awe, Too August 28, 2014 Some people of faith claim that the world is meaningless without belief in God or gods or an afterlife. Commentator Barbara J. King says the view of some atheists is mirrored in two recent novels.