Books tagged: future

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The Love Quest of Smidgen the Snack Cake
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,160. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Beware the snack cake from Hell! Junk food genius Smidgen meets the woman of his dreams at a twisted supermarket of tomorrow. If only his sweet talk could get his lady-love to break her diet and eat him up. She refuses to go all the way, but this devilish pastry won't take no for an answer. He'll stop at nothing to become her dessert. Even if it means death will be the frosting on her cake.
Earthbound - Surfing the Apocalypse
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,580. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Science fiction » General
'Earthbound – Surfing the Apocalypse' is a 'transmedia novel' that uses text, artwork, music and various internet-based channels to tell the whole story. It is a tale of paranoid big city life during the apparent 'end-times', the internet, electronic music, magic, post-apocalyptic visions, the future, travels deep into the Arctic, free energy and the environmental crisis - and a whole lot more.
Out of the Rubble... Revolution! (An Allegory of Monumental Disproportions)
Price: Free! Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
(5.00)
This little parabolic adventure (with graphics) is about leadership and the dangers of monument making – where process, bigness, status quo and control become more important than the mission. The world today is replete with examples, a sampling suggested in this book’s "Postlude." Discover where you and your institution(s) fit - a "survival guide" for institutional, mission-oriented leaders.
Shard Mountain
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 174,250. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00)
Three young men involved in a highway accident are surprised to wake up 572 years later in a dark underground tomb. They’ll need to learn to survive in this harsh post-apocalyptic future where mutations are common among people and wildlife, and to unravel the mystery of what happened while they slept, to discover why they would be categorized as something other than human beings.
Truitt's Fix
You set the price! Words: 145,190. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.83)
Dan Truitt is on the run, in the future, and pursued by a relentless villain. And at every twist and turn, there's more at stake as he meets "absolutely the best, most unforgettable characters you'll find anywhere."
Beyond Mars Crimson Fleet
Price: Free! Words: 72,040. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
(5.00)
The story begins with a huge chaotic space battle between the forces of Earth and a revolting Martian Fleet. With no escape possible and faced with the total slaughter of the Martian race by the merciless and technologically advanced Crimson Fleet, the Martians gamble everything on a desperate strategy of surprise and unorthodox tactics.
Placid Point
Price: Free! Words: 27,470. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
These are stories of humanity in transition. A young man finds himself in charge of a box full of human minds, a maintenance crew hears screaming from inside an unmanned space station, at the end of time, the last transhuman enjoys mince pies and sherry. Whatever form our future takes, death, betrayal, sex, and Christmas will always be with us.
Forbidden The Stars (The Interstellar Age Book 1)
Price: Free! Words: 74,870. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2010 by Mummer Media. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.25)
An accident in the asteroid belt has left two surveyors dead, the asteroid completely missing. Their son survives, but develops alarming side-effects. The first mission to Pluto, led by the youngest female astronaut in NASA history, discovers an alien marker. We are not alone! From a criminal base on Luna, an expatriate launches an offensive. The race for interstellar space is on!
Arianne
Price: Free! Words: 1,470. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00)
In the near future, advances in genetics will make it possible for us to alter DNA to alter certain genetic traits. Many think that the technology will help put an end to many deadly diseases. Many argue that it could be used for purely aesthetic purposes. Enter Arianne, a version of the future that may possibly lie before us...
Fountane Of
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.67)
Short and edgy, the classic SF "What if..?" An everyman "Joe the Plumber" risks everything in an attempt to prove the establishment wrong and achieve his dreams his own way... In the tradition of Frederic Brown. "Fountane Of" was first published in HelixSF, edited by William Sanders.