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Хьюстон, 2015: Мисс Неопределённость
Price: Free! Words: 101,800. Language: Russian. Published: September 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
У литературных жанров свои законы. Я их знаю плохо. Наплевать на Шекспира! Зато по профессии я нефтяник, законы у меня нефтяные. Вот есть: предел пластичности. Если нагрузить бурильные трубы выше этого предела, трубка рано или поздно – оборвётся, и жахнет по голове так, что окровавленные обломки «защитной» каски достанут у вас из «защитных» сапог… Видите, уже получается «Техно-триллер»!
Inter States: Emergent Disorder
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 142,530. Language: American English. Published: June 17, 2016 by Founders House Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
After Hurricane Rhiannon, hundreds of thousands take to the road for safety, food, and shelter. The historic upheaval hinder any meaningful responses. Caught in the migration, Trudeau-Kendeil and Daniels families come together to make a difficult journey from Washington, D.C. to relatives in New England. The 2040 election precipitates a political crisis and personal tragedy strikes the families.
After Oil 4: The Future's Distant Shores
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 74,770. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2016 by Founders House Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In this fourth addition to the popular After Oil anthology series, John Michael Greer, author and host of the weekly peak oil blog, The Archdruid Report, collects twelve new tales set in civilizations of the far future, a thousand years hence, in the world where the industrial age has faded into myth and legend.
Houston, 2015: Miss Uncertainty
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 113,090. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
This book is a product of the author's imagination. Any resemblance to real persons, real places, real oilfields and real events – is an accident. Let's agree not to sue each other because of a silly book. Heck no, Dear Reader! If you recognize any of your friends, and even – may I be so bold – yourself, personally, I will be only too happy. So, I got it right.
Dark Peak
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 68,050. Language: American English. Published: October 20, 2015 by Founders House Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
In the 22nd century, a battle rages between the landowning Stakeholders who control Vermont’s last biofuel refinery and the destitute farmers who have been forced to grow oilseed instead of food. When the aristocratic owner of the refinery is betrayed, his inventive son, Amariah Wales, allies with a mysterious rebel movement to destroy the Stakeholders’ corrupt militia and restore the rule of law.
Inter States: Fossil Nation
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 110,250. Language: American English. Published: July 22, 2015 by Founders House Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Fossil Nation is the opening volume in the Inter States trilogy, the story of an extended family spread from Virginia to Vermont living in an America staggering from the effects of energy crises, climate change, geopolitical shifts, and the poverty and political drama that accompany them. As daily life takes its ordinary course, larger changes appear on the horizon.
After Oil 3: The Years of Rebirth
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 75,360. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015 by Founders House Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In this latest installment, of the popular After Oil anthology series, John Michael Greer, author and host of the popular weekly peak oil blog, The Archdruid Report, brings us twelve original stories of a world centuries ahead where oil and fossil fuels have become a distant memory. A new era has dawned and for those far future cultures a time of renewal has arrived.
The Path to Odin's Lake
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,080. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
Ex-newspaper editor Jason Heppenstall, worn down by the constant drumbeat of dire news in the world, decides to set out on a journey in search of some answers. With not much more than some walking boots, a notebook and a wooden staff he sets off from his old home in Copenhagen with a vague idea to “head north”.
Collapse Now and Avoid the Rush: The Best of the Archdruid Report
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 73,720. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015 by Founders House Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
Since 2006, author John Michael Greer has been sharing his perspectives on the fate of industrial civilization and more on his weekly blog, The Archdruid Report. His writing, both highly engaging and rooted in a depth of broad scholarship, has earned him thousands of readers who want to understand the trajectory our world has taken. Collapse Now and Avoid the Rush includes some of his best essays.
The Exodus
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,440. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In a post-industrial world of energy scarcity, one man finds himself marooned on his island home. Once a major global hub for trade and finance, the island city now lies in decay, its remaining inhabitants cut off from the world and struggling for existence. Faced with dwindling prospects and with nothing to lose, he leaves for another land, in search of a new beginning.