Books tagged: virtual world

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HellWish
Price: Free! Words: 780. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Horror
(5.00)
In a small town, a coma patient is believed to be a conduit to the afterlife. When someone makes a wish, it comes true. People start lining up to make their wishes—until Hell begins to pave its way to the town with a portal and an occupying demon force. Who can stop them? Martin Lightborn, demon hunter, who left the priesthood after he was ordained, but never left the service of God.
Trench Coat Pal
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,400. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Glen Holyoak, son of a prominent psychiatrist, finds himself excommunicated from his privileged New England roots. After leaving a posh military academy, the young man is hiding from the hypocritical society in the basement of an abandoned house, fooling around with light recreational drugs and creating customized revenge-themed video games for all those who have a grievance against the world.
Virtual Space
Price: Free! Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(3.00)
Erwin Richter, surveyor for hire, scoured dark crevices of the net in service to major corporations. Upon revisiting a back door he established during a former assignment to Silica Corporation, Erwin donned his virtual avatar and crept quietly through layers of files to stumble upon a virtual shaft of projects buried in a forgotten file tree. What secrets did the corporation decide to forget?
Breaking the Silence
Series: Within the Walls trilogy. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 78,600. Language: American English. Published: October 16, 2015 by Wild Flower Press, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Emilya Hoffman Bowes Brown is a technological genius, a collaborator in the newest wave of “tek” enhancements to hit the market, and creator of virtual vacations. As Book 2, Breaking the Silence unfolds, Emilya is trying to understand the puzzle of these people in the wild, the way they live, and their use of words like “faith” and “soul.” Aren’t humans just biology and electricity?
Dungeons & Dreamers: A Story of how Computer Games Created a Global Community
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,100. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014 by ETC Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
Dungeons & Dreamers: A story of how computer games created a global community follows the designers, developers, and players who built the virtual games and communities that define today's digital entertainment landscape and explores the nature of what it means to live and thrive in virtual communities.
The G.O.D. Machine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,870. Language: American English. Published: June 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Becoming lost in a world of her own is the last thing on Holly Winston’s to do list in the pursuit of her academic and career goals. She has her assignment: poke, prod, dig at, do whatever it takes to break the dream-spell illusion of a virtual reality of haunting realism.
The Virtual State and the Fall of Empires: Digital Rights Management, Virtual Rights, and the Decline of the Nation-State System
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 48,720. Language: American English. Published: January 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Social aspects / general, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
We may use public policy and software design to address contemporary issues online today, extend constitutional rights into virtual space, and build a foundation for a digital society. Digital life, liberty, and happiness . . . .
The Health Effects of Video Games
Series: The Computer User Health Solutions, Book 9. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 9,180. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Internet, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games
If you as a gamer want to live a healthy life without your long term use becoming a source of self destruction you need to get the information provided in this book. Many gamers look at gaming as a form of leisure. Unfortunately computers can never be a source of relaxation as computer use is inherently stressful to our system in an unnatural way that is especially troubling for the human system.
Tech-World Explorer
Price: Free! Words: 7,220. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
What happens when you take a young man named Ian and place him in a deep sleep while linked to a super computer in a secret government lair of the nation's capital? You get Tech-World Explorer. A science fiction short story that will keep you on the edge of your seat