Chapters matching ‘near-future’

Travel Documents 72: Shadow Unit 1

Shadow Unit 1 Emma Bull (Author), Elizabeth Bear (Author), Sarah Monette (Author), Will Shetterly  (Author), Kyle Cassidy (Illustrator)  Genre: near-future,  techno-fantasy, procedural, mutation  Link To Buy The Dust Cover Copy The FBI’s Behavioral Analysis Unit hunts humanity’s worst nightmares. But there are nightmares humanity doesn’t dream are real. The BAU sends those cases down the hall. There, Stephen Reyes and his team pursue criminals […]

Travel Documents 71: The Fifth Sacred Thing

The Fifth Sacred Thing  Starhawk Genre: near-future, speculative fiction, solarpunk  Link To Buy The Dust Cover Copy An epic tale of freedom and slavery, love and war, and the potential futures of humankind tells of a twenty-first century California clan caught between two clashing worlds, one based on tolerance, the other on repression. Declaration of […]

Travel Documents 67: Four Futures

Four Futures Peter Frase    Genre: near-future, non-fiction, futurism, social theory  Link To Buy The Dust Cover Copy Peter Frase argues that increasing automation and a growing scarcity of resources, thanks to climate change, will bring it all tumbling down. In Four Futures, Frase imagines how this post-capitalist world might look, deploying the tools of both […]

Travel Documents 65: Waking the Dead

Waking the Dead Jason Dias Genre: near-future, post apocalyptic, dystopian, zombie attack  Link To Buy The Dust Cover Copy It’s the end of the world. Lucy is the last living human. She’s surrounded by corpses that won’t lay still. And she has a cure. She can cure seven people. Out of the millions of dead–doctors, […]

Travel Documents 64: Collected

Collected Nicole Givens Kurtz    Genre: near-future,  dystopian, biopunk  Link To Buy The Dust Cover Copy Before the Change, before Jane, and before she became a PI badass, Cybil Lewis cut her teeth in the District as a solo, brand new private inspector. At last, those stories of her early years are collected into this […]

Travel Documents 56: Malware

Malware: An Idle Hands Hackers Prequel Novella Sara Rayne Genre: near-future, synthetic intelligence,technothriller, action-adventure, LGBT  Link To Buy The Dust Cover Copy Synthetic Intelligence. “They thought we were just college students. Thought they had all the power. Watch us prove them all wrong.” It’s our time now. What did Riley Quinn and her team of […]

Travel Documents 53: First of Their Kind (Chronicles of Theren Book 1)

First of Their Kind (Chronicles of Theren Book 1)  C. D. Tavenor Genre: near-future, synthetic intelligence, human evolution, noblebright  Link To Buy The Dust Cover Copy Synthetic Intelligence. Thought impossible, but Dr. Wallace Theren has pushed the boundaries of computational science, creating an artificial mind capable of conscious thought. Naturally, his creation faces a harsh […]