Books tagged: machines

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The Space Explorer: Jimmy Philips and the Knot Civilization
Price: Free! Words: 9,510. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Science & Technology, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals / Dinosaurs & Prehistoric Creatures
In the 23rd century, humanity has discovered the means warp space and time in order to explore the universe. Sean Philips, a research scientist, with his two children Jimmy and Amy travel the Milky Way galaxy in a private vessel known as the S.E. Dragonfly. On an expedition to a strange new world, Sean Philips is lost while at work and the children embark on an adventure to find him.
A Challenge to be a Unicorn, A Knight's Tale Book 3
Series: Unicorn Dreams, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Horses
All unicorns’ have to undertake a special challenge before they get their golden horns and it’s not an easy task for them to undertake. First on earth they have to spend a lifetime being a true living horse, whether it’s as someone’s pet or a free and wild horse, roaming the ranges. This is a short story of a Knight's war horse Called Charger who becomes a unicorn.
REX-34-Metal Messiah
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 92,500. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00)
Could machines feel? If so, would we as a race be willing to see them as equals? Would the moral majority persecute them, hunt them and degrade them as they struggled for basic human rights? Could a machine, struggling to understand emotional intelligence, fall in love with a human? Could she love it back?
Ex Machina
Price: Free! Words: 12,880. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A scifi short story. Something is seriously wrong with Parvati's baby. When she'd dreamt about the moment she'd meet her daughter, as she had so many times over the past nine months, the last thing she imagined was that it would be half machine...
The Mad Scientist
Price: Free! Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
(3.00)
Dwayne is a decent, polite man. That is, until he finds himself harboring violent feelings towards the morning bus driver. Soon he learns that the source of his anguish comes from the fact that the driver is actually an almost-but-not-quite lifelike robot built by a man who calls himself the Mad Scientist. Now Dwayne ponders the ethics of murdering the robot, and if, indeed, it is murder at all...
Mechanical Monsters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Transportation / General
Non-fiction fun and educational picture ebook for children aged 6-9 with a page of text descriping the picture opposite of various machines giving its history and current use.
New Universe: Tronconia
You set the price! Words: 58,190. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00)
An awoken species adapts to survive natural disasters when a terrifyingly unnatural one occurs. As they fight to keep their civilization alive before their universe is destroyed, they struggle to return to their past, live for their future, and find love among the debris.
Reality of Shadow
Price: Free! Words: 21,190. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
Revenge burns in Dainor's blood. Imprisoned on a false earth for centuries this prince is about to get his memory back and return in force to New Pillar! From the forest of Maffdu to the keep of the universes the air is charged with the power of Dainor and his siblings each vying for the throne of their father. The living spell attached invisibly to his arm is his only hope of surviving.
The Fortress of Clouds
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 94,600. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
(5.00)
By 2037, Los Angeles has descended into a maw of street violence and child labor factories. High above it all, four children have been raised in a safe and secluded apartment. To protect them from the child-abducting gangs that prowl the streets, their mother has forbid them from ever going outside. Or at least that's what she has told them about why they can never leave.
Le Roi du Rouage (TechLords - Les Seigneurs Tech - Vol. 1)
Series: TechLords, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,440. Language: French. Published: August 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Un jeune homme fait une découverte capitale : le rouage. De quoi le rendre célèbre et révolutionner la vie des habitants du monde de Ganéa. Mais son invention n'est pas du goût de tous, et pourrait bien lui coûter la vie. EN BONUS : la nouvelle Juste un Détour, dans laquelle un voyageur, membre d'une mystérieuse expédition, fait de morbides découvertes.