Books tagged: hightech

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Terran Shift Anthology, Vol 2: The Bio-Tech Era
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Series: Terran Shift Anthology, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,320. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013 by Lost Luggage Studios, LLC jamie@lostluggagestudios.com. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Terran Shift Anthology, Volume 2: The Bio-Tech Era is the second collection of stories set exclusively in the Terran Shift universe. The collection contains seven science fiction stories from five authors, focusing entirely on stories set in the Bio-Tech Era, a plausible near-future where humanity becomes even more dependent on technology.
Mockingbird In the Municipal Garage
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Series: Techie Heroes. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 75,720. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Dred Faraday and his invention that lets him echo-locate, listen from afar, and play back and synthesize a wide range of sounds must keep three kidnappers forced by circumstances to hide in a three level municipal garage overnight from harming their child hostage. The boy is safe as long as his captors believe no one knows where they are so Faraday must use sounds to convince them of that.
Phone Man Seeks the Earwig
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Series: Techie Heroes. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 81,620. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
This earwig is a high-tech device someone puts in your ear to take control of your actions. Bint Uldrich, AKA Phone Man, travels through the phone wires to investigate who is using them and why - and how to stop her. When he has one shoved in his own ear what should make him helpless makes him more determined to use high-tech and low-tech surprises to reverse the situation.
Granny Glue and the Cult of Karol
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Series: Techie Heroes. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 75,540. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Disguised as elderly and innocuous Granny Glue, chemist Pamela Princeton investigates, then sneaks into a secret cult facility with a cart of supplies where high-tech workers are being used as slave labor. Using her array of specialty glues, she shakes things up enough for the place to almost literally fall apart around Karol, the cult’s leader but can she and the innocent workers get out alive?
First Time Camping: Exploring Her Options (The Prequel)
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Series: First Time, 101. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,500. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014 by Gemini Press Books. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
First Time Camping: Exploring Her Options, is Sweet Romance. Candice, a capable career woman, loses confidence in herself when she’s dumped after only six months of marriage. Threatened with losing all she’s worked for, she no long trusts her own opinion. Going online, she contacts Mr. Wonderful at “Get-a-Man’s Opinion” for help before leaving on a camping trip and job interview
Wolf Time (Voice of the Whirlwind)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,920. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Set in the blazing future of Voice of the Whirlwind, “Wolf Time” continues the story of the mercenary Reese, who finds herself in the employ of a shadowy corporation intent on killing its own rogue employees. Not only is Reese assigned the task of attacking an asteroid outpost whose defenders know perfectly well she’s coming, but she discovers that her greatest danger may come from her own side.
Rent a Hard-Body
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 99,790. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Bodybuilder Max Engler “rents” himself to paying clients who get to share his sensations during his workouts via high-tech devices - while mobsters demand money from him and then try to kill him. Max discovers that the devices give those using them a degree of control over one another’s moves, even complex learned and polished motor skill sequences, which he uses as his big surprise defense.
Interface Masque
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 108,240. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014 by Gray Rabbit Publications / Fantastic Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A hard SF novel of high-end data manipulation in a baroque future Venice.
Change of Seasons
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Series: Relics and Remnants, Book One. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 206,190. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Long ago a colony ship departed Earth, sent drifting across the vast distances of space. Its' cargo of sleeping passengers have left the world that gave birth to their species intent on starting over to give their descendants simpler lives. But when they arrive on a far distant world, they discover they are not the first to have claimed that world, thus beginning a tumultuous span of history.
Socrates and the Sentinel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,830. Language: Australian English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The year is 2048 AD. The Iona Corporation has ended the Global Energy Crisis thanks to their revolutionary Flux Cell. It not only made them the richest private entity on the planet but it allowed them to annex the city of Sydney and declare it the sovereign nation of Iona. In addition to the Ruling Council, they created the Sentinels - an elite crime fighting unit tasked with oversight over Iona.