Books tagged: cryogenics

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Freeze Me, Tender
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,080. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Ten years ago the hillbilly king of rock-and-roll, Colton Purcell, was cryogenically frozen after his premature death. Or was he? Chicago-based magazine reporter Harry Bauer intends to find out as he becomes involved in a convoluted murder plot stretching from good-old Memphis to glitzy Las Vegas, where the tenth anniversary celebration of Colton's death is in full swing.
The Dreamer Genome
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,110. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A secret lab conducts illegal experiments and takes genetic manipulations to a frightening level. Five viable test subjects grow up in drastically different environments, unaware of the secret locked in their DNA. Corporate greed dictates a high return on its investment. Will the freezable astronauts of the 21st century explore space willingly?
In Robert's Memory
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,780. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
It happens to us all – one day we discover we’re not as perfect as we thought we were, and we have to learn to function with that fact. An interplanetary tourist ship runs into it's own version of an iceberg; it's up to R0B3rt to ensure its passengers’ survival. Careful - you spend enough time around people and they’re bound to rub off on you. "In Robert's Memory" is a short speculative fiction.
Across The Universe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,810. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
We are not alone. It is inconceivable to think that no other life exists in the vastness of interstellar space. In 1977 NASA sent Voyager with a sampling of art, science and thought out into the cosmos. But what would an alien have made of these snapshots of Earth? How would our thought and music be interpreted and how might these gifts have influenced the evolution of an alien civilisation?
Orbiting Sins
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,860. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The race to Pluto is on, and two competing teams of sleeping astronauts are hurtling to the end of the solar system. The first mission, lead by a self made billionaire, uses refurbished space shuttles and outdated technology. The second spacecraft, funded by a corporate giant, shelters embarrassing secrets. Just how much are each team willing to sacrifice to get there first?
Dream Logic
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013 by Lost Quarter Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
She was made to dream and told that her visions might save them, but would they destroy her in the process?
Don't Cryo For Me
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A person may decide in the present to be cryogenically frozen and preserved; to be revived at some future date. To each his own, but can we 'live' with our choices?
The Boys of the Dixie Pig
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,240. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
Mack Barton has spent the last four decades running from someone scary, and now is no exception. A crime boss in Las Vegas wants to kill him because of an overdue gambling debt, the C.I.A. blames him for a bad muntions deal, and now his boyhood friends are dragging him into a crazy whirlwind of reincarnation, murder and intrigue. The question is, who can he trust...
Tales from the Colony: An Interstellar Saga
Price: Free! Words: 10,630. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The hopeful dreams of humanity drift aboard the Colony, an interstellar vessel determined to reach a new world. After one thousand years in suspended animation, its passengers breathe new life into old machinery. These are the tales of those aboard who find that not all is quiet in the dead of space.
9 Slightly Strange Stories with an Uplifting Edge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,440. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
First contact. Unknown attackers. Parallel universe. Weird aliens. Political intrigue. Treachery. In this collection of nine young adult science fiction stories, spunky teens, idealistic prodigies, and ordinary people face anything but ordinary circumstances. Inspiring, inventive, and funny, these short stories amuse and uplift as they draw the reader into a world of fantasy and fun.