Books War Dogs by Greg Bear Hardcover, 291 pages, Little Brown & Co, List Price: $25 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleWar DogsAuthorGreg Bear Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers Book Summary Follows the arrival of highly advanced alien visitors to Earth who bring sophisticated technology while imparting warnings of an antagonistic race that has already established a base on Mars. Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy Fiction Also by Greg Bear Hull Zero Three Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about War Dogs Review Book Reviews Better Off Red: 'War Dogs' Puts Marines On Mars October 22, 2014 Greg Bear's latest space adventure goes from the Earth to Mars and back again with a grizzled group of "Skyrines" (Sky Marines, get it?) on the trail of a mysterious alien treasure.