Books tagged: near future science fiction

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Kill Process
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,600. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Angie exploits her database access at Tomo, the world's largest social network, to profile and kill domestic abusers. When Tomo introduces a deceptive new product, Angie realizes the company itself is just another evil abuser. To destroy Tomo, she must build a new social network that's distributed and unstoppable. But how can she succeed when the world’s largest company is out to crush her?
A History of the New Ice Age
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Cryogenic freezing of the dead in hope of revival has long been the province of cranks and crazies. But when two gorillas are successfully revived, cryogenics becomes a viable technology. The first humans are revived soon after and though most of them have problems adjusting to the new world, their revival nonetheless sparks a run on cryogenic freezing with unforeseen consequences…
The Logos Probe
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,430. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2015 by Buzzword Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
The year is 2080. And life is brutal - even for the rich. Alexander Logos is the Edison of his age. But all his brilliant innovations can't save him from the the terrors of new medical advances - and the obscene pact between his daughter and his wife. This near-future saga presents a future you never imagined. And follows the techniques of life-extension to its logical, and ironic, conclusion!
Almost Within Our Grasp (Four Classic Sci-Fi Tales)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,260. Language: American English. Published: November 5, 2014 by Susan Hart. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
The Fate Of Humanity Rests In Her Hands: A scientist and his assistant visit a temporal research station in a remote part of Alaska. Radiation Can Really Mess Things Up: What happens when you aren’t monitoring the site of a nuclear disaster like Chernobyl, quite closely enough? Notes From Heaven: A romantic thriller novella set in the near future.Duplicity: A story about the almost human.
Seedling: A Short Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Here, on the shore of Lake Athabasca, are the last two hundred and six trees on the planet. The Canadian government has a plan to pulp them and make sheets of paper out of them. Each log must be worth a billion bucks. But not if the Druids have anything to say about it. And they have a secret weapon on their side: the Seedling. Because, to change the world, all it takes is one seed.
The Forced Assassin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Tom Jackson finds himself in the middle of a plot to kill an alien ambassador. A man named Andy Rennick pushes a heavy-looking revolver across his desk to Tom. He wants Tom to use it during humanity's first contact with an alien species. Rennick is the commander of the orbiting space station on which this historic moment will occur. He knows every move that Tom could possibly make.
Until We Meet Again
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,140. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In the not too distance future the Earth's ecosystem will collapse unless something's done to reverse the damage done by industry and pollution. Project Brahma holds the key to our future as a species. A project to meld human and alien DNA to evolve the human race before it may be ready. Will this have unforeseen consequences?