Books tagged: human extinction

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Chinese Room (Part 1)
Price: Free! Words: 17,500. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
On the eve of the sixth mass extinction, resulting from anthropogenic climate change, is artificial consciousness the answer to keeping human consciousness—the apex of 4.5 billion years of evolution—sustained in a universe without humans? Is Olivia able to find out why Toby so resembles her boyfriend who died five years earlier? How would the world deal with the imminent global wipe-out?
Chinese Room
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 50,400. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
On the eve of the sixth mass extinction, resulting from anthropogenic climate change, is artificial consciousness the answer to keeping human consciousness—the apex of 4.5 billion years of evolution—sustained in a universe without humans? Is Olivia able to find out why Toby so resembles her boyfriend who died five years earlier? How would the world deal with the imminent global wipe-out?
Idyllic Avenue
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,070. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2015 by Ellysian Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Stranded on a planet with two dying suns, humanity faces extinction. Stanford Samuels hopes to be inside the massive bio-dome that will offer protection from the permanent night. But the dome is for the genetically Perfect, and Stanford, like many others, is a mutant. With his own life in the balance, Stanford is caught between the two sides and must choose one or be left alone in the dark.
The Immortality Of Brian Gray
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,230. Language: American English. Published: March 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Immortality is not what you’d think. After being made immortal by an alien race with a specific mission in mind, Brian Gray thinks he is lucky, but soon learns his condition has many unanticipated, and unwanted, consequences. His mission is revealed, but he wants no part of it, however, after learning the Earth no longer exist, he realizes he has no choice if the human species was to continue.
The Last Tour of Kelwort Castle
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,470. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A tour group is trapped at a mediaeval castle after a nuclear war. Hundreds of years later, archaeologists from another world discover their fate. Did the tourists learn from the castle’s history of siege and survival – or did they repeat the mistakes of their ancestors and doom humanity to extinction? 17,500 words
Tales from the Creature Keeper: Survival Critters
Price: Free! Words: 28,280. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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In an age of rediscovery, various "tribes" are digging up the remains of humanity and using them to re-establish civilizations. When four of these tribesfolk set out to practice living in the wild though, they have bigger concerns like how to not get eaten by wandering bears, escaped genetic experiments, and giant spiders. They almost don't even get leftover pastries to see them through the trip.
An End
Price: Free! Words: 4,830. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The last survivors of the Community fight to live and die in authenticity and love while Others thrive: an account of an end of our species. An End, a short story, was first published by Mixer Publishing.
Universe Horribilis
You set the price! Words: 28,860. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
The new science fiction, fantasy, and horror short story collection, "Universe Horribilis" from Third Flatiron Anthologies, takes you on a whirlwind tour of cosmic irony. Hope for the best, plan for the worst, and. . . prepare to be crushed by the semi full of cows skidding your way.
The Land Never Promised
Price: Free! Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
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The Earth has been invaded. The few human survivors live in ghettoes, constantly guarded by brutal overseers. One young man finds a sense of purpose as a smuggler. He also uses this activity to distract himself from the terrifying uncertainty regarding humanity’s final fate. That, and the feeling that the invaders have some specific and sinister purpose for him that has yet to be revealed…
Moment of Extinction
Price: Free! Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
The last survivors of a doomed world have been rescued and taken to safety in another universe, but they’re still dying out. All their rescuers can do is take them to see the ocean one last time – and try to persuade them to let their last child survive.