Fleet of Worlds

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Fleet of Worlds
First edition
Author Larry Niven and Edward M. Lerner
Cover artist Stephan Martinière
Country USA
Language English
Series Known Space
Genre Science Fiction
Publisher Tor Books
Publication date
October 16, 2007
Media type Hardcover
Pages 304
ISBN 0-7653-1825-3
OCLC 123767292
813/.54 22
LC Class PS3564.I9 F57 2007
Preceded by "At the Core"
Followed by Juggler of Worlds
Fleet of Worlds
Universe Known Space
Notable races Pierson's Puppeteers
Notable people Nessus, Hindmost, Chiron
Creator Larry Niven
Genre Science fiction

Fleet of Worlds is a book in Larry Niven's Known Space series. [1] The series consisting of this book and its sequels is referred to by the same title.


The novel, co-written by Niven and Edward M. Lerner, was released in 2007 and nominated for a Prometheus Award. It is set shortly after the events of the short story "At the Core", and was followed by four sequels by the same authors -- Juggler of Worlds in 2008, Destroyer of Worlds in 2009, Betrayer of Worlds in 2010 and Fate of Worlds in 2012. The story concerns the independence of New Terra from the Concordance. It also is the exposition of the Gwo'th. [2] [3] [4] [5]


  1. ^ Niven, Larry; Lerner, Edward (2007), Fleet of Worlds, New York: Tor Books, ISBN 978-0-7653-1825-1 
  2. ^ Niven, Larry; Lerner, Edward (2008), Juggler of Worlds, New York: Tor Books, ISBN 978-0-7653-1826-8 
  3. ^ Niven, Larry; Lerner, Edward (2009), Destroyer of Worlds, New York: Tor Books, ISBN 0-7653-2205-6 
  4. ^ Niven, Larry; Lerner, Edward (2010), Betrayer of Worlds, New York: Tor Books, ISBN 0-7653-2608-6 
  5. ^ Niven, Larry; Lerner, Edward (2012), Fate of Worlds: Return from the Ringworld, New York: Tor Books, ISBN 0-7653-3100-4 

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