Books tagged: cryogenics

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The Book of Adam: Autobiography of the First Human Clone
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 114,430. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2010 by Doublethumb Press. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Adam's memoir draws us into a world where it's soon common to have your genetic twin born after your death: the bigotry he faces in youth, haunting dreams of the man from whom he was cloned, and his inner search for his soul. A search shadowed by his fear of death and a multigenerational family drama in which, like the House Atreus, the players seem fated to struggle with the sins of the father.
Shadow In The Sky
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 87,350. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
The President announces the imminent approach of an asteroid that will end all life on Earth and bring about cosmic winter. America and the world react as governments collapse, wary militia groups rally to secede in the mid-West and scientists propose to launch Life Ark, a project that will preserve humans in stasis in space. Part One of THE LAST YEAR TRILOGY.
Moment of Truth
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 86,760. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Part Two of the LAST YEAR TRILOGY. Continuation of Earth’s last year as chaos grows. Militia groups defy the government, California attempts secession, Life Ark launches and political turmoil threatens global war. In the Crypt amid Colorado’s mountains, a computer hacker and a scientist try to determine the truth of the threat to Earth. Part One: Shadow in the Sky. Part Three: New World Order
The Being
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,660. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
They wrapped the being in their jackets, and, shivering themselves, they set off for their campsite. When they arrived, they laid the being back on the blankets and Helen watched it while Jake rebuilt the fire. Jake pressed the light on his watch: it was 4:30 in the morning. Dawn would be breaking soon. He didn’t know what they were going to do with this being, but he would think of something.
Cold Comfort
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,770. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2010 by Green Snake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Love can outlast hard times and absent times. But can it outlast the universe itself? This story took first place in the 8th annual short story competition at sfreader dot com.
Six Short Stories
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,810. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A collection of six short stories including The Awakening, The Talking Board, The Carrington Event, The Mirror, The Time Travel Experiment and The Tourist. Each story features a twist near the end, to surprise the reader. I hope you enjoy them.
My Father, The Popsicle [a short story]
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,840. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011 by Thunder Valley Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Jodi thought she was an orphan, right up until a lawyer contacts her out of the blue to ask what she intends to do about her father. It turns out Jodi's father had himself cryogenically frozen. The company that's kept him on ice is going out of business, and everyone's turning to teenage Jodi to make decisions on behalf of a man she never met.
Project Ultra
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,230. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In the waning days of WWII, an American scientist tasked with countering the Soviet Union's psychic warfare program finds himself in an unexpected battle of wills against a power-mad boss, Russian spies, and a desperate need to protect the greatest psychic the world has ever known.
Cold Duty: Selected Readings from the Diary of a Gelusian Repairman
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,800. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011 by AWP Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Manchester, 1860. Jamie Broadman is ripped from his comfortable life in the stables and inducted into the family business: protecting the secrets of the royal family while building a stronger Britain. Britain would never be the same. Courtesy of the British Museum and the Broadman Estate, these are the edited diaries of the man who single-handedly created the modern world...by accident.
Dear Sun, I Am Real
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 45,920. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Before U.S. President Barack Obama announced the end of NASA's manned space flight on February 1, 2010, Rainbolt had penned such a development nearly 5 years before with his short story "Dana's Chamber". Now, the completed novel (Dear Sun, I Am Real) sets future events 160 years after the implosion of NASA and introduction of private-funded civilian space travel.