Books tagged: cryonics

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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.
The Book of Adam: Autobiography of the First Human Clone
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Price: Free! Words: 114,430. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2010 by Doublethumb Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
Adam’s intimate memoir of a world in which it becomes common to have your genetic twin born after your death. We see the bigotry of his youth, haunting dreams of his clone-father, and Adam’s search for his soul. A search shadowed by his fear of death and a century-old family drama in which, like the House of Atreus, the players seem fated to struggle with the sins of the father.
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.
Second Chance
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,370. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Join Josh Holloway as he leads a team of time travelers back into the late 1500s to unite Native Americans, expel colonists, and make humans develop a reverence of nature and respect for Mother Earth. This is a fascinating read filled with basic truths, and historic insights.
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.
From the Ice Incarnate
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Price: Free! Words: 3,880. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
They say that going into cryofreeze is just like dying. I believe it. A 3,500 word excerpt from GENESIS EARTH.
Chiller
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 195,870. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Chiller – one of Gregory Benford's most thrilling convergences of science and imagination! What happens when cryonics works? When scientists awaken the cryonically preserved "Chillers" who lie frozen and waiting? Benford gives us a story that snaps along through the crazed mind of a serial killer, the scientists he stalks, and the chilling results of science advancing against death.
Creepy 13
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,680. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Almost Halloween! Thirteen short stories to get you in the mood. Each one is easily consumable for a lunchtime read. Most of these stories are lightly sautéed in science fiction. Some are salted with dark humor. All of them are boiled over a creepy flame. Goosebumps high, blood splatter minimum.
On Matters Most Austere
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,520. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012 by AWP Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
If vampires, resurrectionists, or the undead are complicating your estate planning, this pamphlet is for you. Detailed instructions on how to spot and stop these blights on the landscape before they cause problems, from the Greater London chapter of the Committee to Restrict the Accidental Population.
Solis
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 63,240. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Charlie Outis has no idea of what the world might be like in the far future after he decides to have his brain frozen with the slim hope of it being revived one day. But even a thousand years from now, brains are a valuable commodity—even brains without heads. But who does the brain belong to? And who controls a mind without a body?