The final book which will be covering all his ideas, perspectives starting from the creation of the universe, alien intelligence, black holes and also the existence of God to have colonization in space will be out soon in October.
This was announced by the Stephen Hawking Estate, that rights to the final book by the world-famous theoretical physicist were sold to Nick Davies who is at John Murray for the UK and the Commonwealth which include India and Bantam for North America.
The book “Brief Answers to the Big Questions” will be organized into four parts which include Why Are We Here? Will We Survive? Will Technology Save Us or Destroy Us? How Can We Thrive? The book was in the discussion when Stephen Hawking had died in March, and his Estate has decided to give the go-ahead to this project. The publishers said that this book is from the selection of his most accessible, timely and profound reflections which is from his archive.
According to the daughter Lucy Hawking, who said on behalf of the Estate, “Communication was so important to our father in his lifetime, and we see this book as part of his legacy, bringing together his thoughts, humor, theories and writing into one beautiful edition. We are very pleased to support ‘Brief Answers to the Big Questions’ and happy to have the opportunity to finalize a project our father loved.”
Robert Kirby, Hawking’s agent, said that this book is written by him for the thousands of peoples who have requests answers by asking some big questions to him. He added by saying, “With his characteristic wit and brilliant mind, he began writing and collating his responses and I’m delighted his Estate had agreed to support publication of the last book he was working on before he died.”