Books tagged: near future

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Science & Science Fiction: Versions of the Future
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Three short stories inspired by science fiction and robotics.
Utahraptors at Dawn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A duel to the death with dinosaurs.
Welcome to Condescension
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
The graying of fandom was never this much fun.
New Year
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2016 by WDM Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A mother’s agonizing attempt to come to terms with the death of her beloved daughter turns to excitement as she realizes her adult child has solved the riddle of time travel.
Climate Spirit
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 67,280. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Inspirational
Come if you dare into a speculative series of climate outcomes, dramatized storylines if that mindset is yours, yet wrapped in the reality of researched climate science otherwise. From happyish outcomes to extreme dystopias, middle ground wonders what might motivate in time response, each casting a near future extrapolation of today’s world. Laced with the spirit of the universal helping us all.
Rejected by Aliens
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
First contact missions with new alien races are always dangerous. But Private Gaynelle never thought that the aliens would eat her officer, and she'd be the one in charge. Now she has to figure out how to communicate with the aliens. But why they rejected her as a meal will terrify her.
The Electric Shaman
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 40,050. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
In the near-future, Africa has changed, uniting into one great nation. But Detective Abel Enetame doesn’t only have the usual crimes to deal with. There are Black Supremacists, Tribalist fanatics, egotistic billionaires and power-mad politicians. And when they start getting their hands on new devices that can do startling things, the fate of modern Africa might well rely on one police lieutenant.
Eco History Exam 2052
Price: Free! Words: 2,800. Language: English (Scottish dialect). Published: November 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Writing her third year eco history exam, Shazi plans on grad studies in 2053 next year. She divides her essay up by decade, summarizing each with a planets-consumed measure. The economic near crash of 2008 marked a transition over the teens of rising food costs and desert solar installs. She can so picture Hollywood stars swimming at the ice-free North Pole in the twenties. And women’s voices.
The Hunt for Greg October: Book One of the Illuminati
Price: Free! Words: 8,200. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Retired CIA Agent Chaz Nouget has had enough. When a rogue AI threatens to unleash havoc on the world, Chaz must team up with an NSA trained warthog, a disgraced computer hacker and a sexually charged weather girl to try and stop it. In the urban jungle of Maputo, Mozambique 2059, can Chaz Nouget save America one last time, or will the secretive Illuminati destroy it in it's quest for power?
Sky Hair
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,860. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Following the death of her wife, Pitarra is hoping time at an artist’s colony on another world will help restore her creativity so she can start painting again. But it’s harder than she expects. The other artists are jealous of her, and her only friend is one of the resident scientists. As she struggles to regain her creativity, she discovers she is being watched.