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Physic
Price: Free! Words: 103,670. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014 by Entangled Continua Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
Ysenof engages the world in terms of elementary physics. He can manipulate matter and energy, but his focus on fundamentals fails with people. He could change the world, but needs help. Abby Skipper is a people person and mind reader. Special Agent John Clark sees connections. Pauline Morcet is indestructible and haunted by a violent alter ego. Together, they will find out what made them PHYSIC.
Freedom
Price: Free! Words: 1,780. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
He had taken a chance to be first in line to submit his request. If granted, he would finally obtain his freedom. He wondered when They had taken over. In had been so gradual that no one realized until They were in control. After a while, one simply stopped caring. They were here. They ruled. Bill swiped his IdentiCard, made his request and waited. His answer proved shocking!
The Prelude
Price: Free! Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
This is the prelude to the RON series of stories. The Ron series is a group of stories where Ron is the main character. He lives in a housing development where all the houses are connected by an underground tunnel system and the heating and cooling ducts have viewing ports whereby Ron can look out into the houses of the residents…I hope you enjoy reading these stories...
The Stalker
Price: Free! Words: 7,930. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
The Stalker is a short science fiction story that centers around John "Heart" Wolanski, a professional Starcraft player living abroad in South Korea. John encounters a strange glitch in the game that comes at the worst possible time in his professional gaming career. He must struggle against the glitch and his own personal demons, which are threatening to destroy him.
Flicking
Price: Free! Words: 79,820. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
Pirating movies seemed like harmless fun, so why are people dying?
Carmine Vermilion
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 185,550. Language: American English. Published: June 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
An underground train of thought. A roadside prairie in an old corner of France was home to Ralph's great-uncle, who sold him the house. There is a garage with a new and revolutionary philosophy, and Saul, who knows dreams that go back hundreds of years. Ralph has to accept a reality that is, on second thought, even stranger than what goes on in the garage.
Our Own Devices
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,580. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012 by Petra Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
MID-CENTURY SPECULATIVE FICTION: The Second World War. Nuclear Power. Space Exploration. Three powerful forces that forever changed the course of history. In these nine new stories Messier explores our intimate and often fickle relationship with science and technology in the 1940s, 1950s and 1960s, and how it came to define our past, present and future. With 27 archival photographs.
The Interview
Price: Free! Words: 2,650. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
(5.00 from 1 review)
‘You really want to do this?’ Tim asked his wife, Joanne. ‘I mean, what’s wrong with doing it the old fashion way so it’s more of a surprise. People have been making babies without clicking and dragging for thousands of years.’ What would you ask if you could meet your son before he was born? What would he ask you? Winner 'Highly Commended' in The Port Stephens Examiner Literature Awards 2013.
The Garbage Man
Price: Free! Words: 5,490. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
A shy recluse who manages the town dump uses his technical genius to pry into the lives of others.
Brindle 24
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,550. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
In the isolated town of Brindle, a community is torn apart by gas drilling. A scientist investigating a report of a dead pet cat suspects the chemicals injected deep below in the ancient beds of the Marcellus Shale. Follow the fates of an artistic teen daughter, her pregnant mother, and her veteran father over 24 hours during the last day in the life of their town.
The Memory Machine
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,010. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
Meet Nathan Hickling aka Blake Stone, a modern day superhero. Blake is about to solve some of the major problems of today's world, problems like murders, robberies, & rapes. With his new invention, The Memory Machine, Blake can see crimes happening as if he is personally witnessing them, even though the crimes that happened may be in the past. No one can keep any memory hidden from Blake Stone.
The Water Washing Forest
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
Three environmentalists, a magic girl and a forest fight water pollution.
Seed Ship volumes 1 and 2
You set the price! Words: 26,010. Language: American English. Published: February 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
Citizens of the Universal Society live in a world Jumbled by the effects of Long-Hibernation. Sons and daughters easily become older than their parents as they travel throughout the Galaxy...Building new Planets as they go!
Rare Earth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,940. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
"A brilliant sci-fi thriller right down to the last nano-particle...So far, the best read I have had in 2012." - TBR topbookreviewers.com "...the suspense, high-tech intrigue and writing style of the author is very Crichton-like. A great page-turner with fascinating information about the "rare earth" gold rush our planet, and universe, are beginning to witness." - The Word is Out
Giallo
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Foreign exchange
When a handful of underground currency traders set up a chat room to make a few bucks, they underestimated the disastrous effect on Banks and countries as their currency spun out of control. Suddenly an interesting offer is too good to give up―after all, they're just in for the money.
Share Everything
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
A pre-cyberpunk vignette about apps, privacy and one gallon of spoiled milk.
Makers of the Environment : Building Resilience Into Our World, One Model at a Time.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 120,340. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
Makers of the Environment merges storytelling with everyday reality to offer a moment where we can rethink our expectations to understand how technology can and should be used to improve our world. The book makes the extraordinary ordinary, offering a vision on how society can take advantage of new and emerging technology to create a better, more sustainable world for our children.
Signorina
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,240. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Her aka is Signorina. She's a kidnapper, she's ruthless, she has no identity, and she's terribly good at writing code. Her plan is smart and undetectable.
Green
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 95,920. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Ingrid is a digitally-integrated, sixth-grade Emo. She uses her hacking skills to effect the escape of a botanical experiment named Leif from the labs of a genetic research facility. It's not easy being green. Environmentalism aside, the eight-foot vegetable anthropoid learns quickly that humanity is not ready to share its dominance with another sapient species. Especially not with salad.
Cyber Son
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 14,230. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012 by Banty Hen Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Space frontiersman Jonathan Love is newly married, in need of a new crew, and he's on the run from the hit men hired by his former best friend, Malco Trent. A stop at the wildest space station in Fringe Space brings the eccentric genius Fergus MacKenzie on board as the new ship's engineer. All seems well, until Fergus reveals his plan to carry on the family name after his death...