A reissue of an all-time science fiction classic Earth has become a Utopia, guided by a strange unseen people from outer space whose staggering powers have eradicated war, cruelty, poverty and racial inequality. When the Overlords finally reveal themselves, their horrific form makes little impression. Then comes the sign that the Overlords have been waiting for. A child begins to dream strangely - and develops remarkable powers. Soon this happens to every child - and the truth of the Overlords mission is finally revealed to the human race...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - ikeman100 - LibraryThing
At the time of of publication this was considered one of SFs great books. It has not aged well. Still an interesting read. I'm a Clark fan but I don't consider this to be his best by far. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - lycomayflower - LibraryThing
Alien ships show up at Earth, hovering about over major world cities, and then things happen. I enjoyed the SyFy series based on this book, and was interested to read it. I had a little trouble ... Read full review