Books tagged: hightech

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Techie Tales: 13 New High-Tech Heroes
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Series: Techie Heroes. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 118,360. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
These stories introduce 13 new comic book style heroes - not superheroes but scientific ones. Each uses a high-tech system based on state of the art and beyond science to give him or her a limited and specific enhanced ability to deal with problems. Here they continue the on-going process of testing and developing their inventions, using them to deal with problems large and small as they find them
Hades
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Series: Pantheon, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,820. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Hercules is a pilot for Pantheon Consulting undercover in the mines of Hades following a lead on a genetically altering serum. And it also brings him into close contact with Rosalind, a clerk the mine boss has tagged as his. She’s held onto her pride, working to free people Gulden would rather see disappear. Together they flee the mine and Hades determined to help those left behind.
Blue Screen of Death
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,390. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Veronica Avalon's personal hero Peter is found electrocuted in his bathtub. His parents believe it was a freak accident. The police call it suicide. Only tech-savvy Veronica recognizes the clue that points to murder.
Waiting in the Silence
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,800. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012 by Spore Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
When VISHNEW, the Virtual Information System for Human Noetic Evolution and Welfare first emerged, it was detected in only seven localities on earth, the island of Nantucket being one. Exquisitely intelligent, it appears to have formed independent of human design. VISHNEW is both venerated and abhorred; venerated by those who are connected, abhorred by the few who insist on their independence.
The Sparrow
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,280. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
An African American with a Ph. D. in physics is forced to break the law to get research funds.He manages to build a quantum computer,a high-tech device that can be used to break any code or encryption.The police shoot the innocent brother of his girl-friend, so he uses his powers to help.This gets the attention of the NSA who code-names him "Sparrow.A wild chase from Harlem to Mississippi ensues.
High Stakes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,520. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012 by GoldportPress. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In a future world without mercy, sometimes a woman has to kill and betray to obtain what she needs. And sometimes she gets lucky and finds mercy along the way. A short story in the Darkship Thieves time line.
Infected Connection
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,790. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Something is incubating inside phone batteries - something hostile and ready to hatch. This discovery leads a stressed technician on a journey across thousands of miles, trying to trace the source of the conspiracy. People become pawns, friends become foes, and civilisation itself starts to crumble as he is reluctantly recruited in the fight against an unfathomable enemy.
Scavenger
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 82,630. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The main characters of David Morrell's award-winning Creepers return for another harrowing thriller about an obsession with the past. A desperate hunt for a lost time capsule uncovers an unspeakable 100-year-old crime that threatens to be repeated in the present.
The Antpod Faction
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,250. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Mase is an eccentric female antpod. One day she witnesses a massacre opposite her apartment, and becomes the target of hostile agents. Mase goes into hiding, seeking help from the organisation called the ACPI. But Mase can’t hide forever. Not only is she in danger, but her family, her friends, and her fellow antpods are in need of salvation. Mase must fight back to survive against the odds.
Killing Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Paula finds herself living a memory. Transported back in time, she straddles then and now. She must choose: Relive the past or accept the present. But what if Paula wants a third option—one no one thought she’d ever choose. “Rusch writes humanist SF.” —Locus