Books tagged: y2k

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Why 2K?
You set the price! Words: 70,380. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
What could have happened during the era of the famous Y2K hysteria, when computers and communications devices had to function when four digits were needed to use the current date instead of the two digits that were commonly used in many systems? Of course, none of the expected disasters happened and none of the Y2K terrorist plots did either. Or did they?
Shake Your Money Maker
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 128,380. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Casey Rider was only looking to ride a good wave, to stand up as a goofy footer and become his own man. But then, he was wiped out, gone. Some people thought they could get away with it just like they got away with it so many times before. But, maybe this time they fucked with the wrong guys. Whoever they were. Or are.
BUZZ: An Unauthorized Autobiography
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,130. Language: American English. Published: August 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
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Hello, my name is Buzz. Yes, it's my given name. I was born the day Buzz Aldrin set foot on the moon. It was supposed to be auspicious. My Czech immigrant family had high hopes for me. That’s OK--they were a disappointment, too. Let me tell you how we were churned through the gears of history but managed to emerge with only a scratch or two. (Plus some deep wounds we were too polite to discuss.)
2000 Deciduous Trees: Memories of a Zine
Series: On Impulse, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,400. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mashups, Fiction » Coming of age
2000 Deciduous Trees is an exploration of individual experience selected from Nath Jones’s ‘90s zine, The Skirt. The writing resists losing its balance during a time when gas was cheap and no one drove slowly on the cusp of a new millennium. The voice yearns for change. But nothing can be done in a twenty-something world where one-night stands get forgotten with execution-style murders.
Birch Hills at World's End
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,690. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011 by Vagabondage Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Coming of age
Birch Hills at World’s End begins between Detroit and nowhere, in 1999, when high school senior Josh Reilly senses an apocalypse approaching. A web of domestic strife, romantic rivalry, and millennial anxiety challenges two boys to stand together as their youth comes apart. Columbine... Y2K... can friendships survive the end of the world?
Computers Don't Wear Pink Pyjamas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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On the eve of the new Millennium, one lone computer sits and prepares for the worst...
Operation 1420
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 94,170. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Operation 1420 was launched along with other plots at the first meeting in 1989 of the al Qaeda Shura Council. A month later on patrol in the Persian Gulf testing new surveillance gear a secret team aboard the destroyer USS John Young uncovers the plan to snatch Kashmiri youth and train them as highly skilled techno-bombers to attack security, financial and air traffic computer systems.
Out of Time: A Time Travel Novel
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,880. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
In the future, scientists discover that all time is fluid. Past, present, and future all exist at once, but time can still be changed. The US government decides to go to the past and right what once went wrong. The story takes place mostly in the 20th century, where our heroes meet Anne Frank, John F. Kennedy, just to name a few. Find out what happens when they return to their present.
In My Garage
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A couple of years ago, I made a pact with my two best friends, Nolan and Jacob. We decided that we would spend the last night before the end of the world partying in my garage. And that's just what we did. A short story by Scott Semegran.