The powerful technology has profound consequences for society, and soon a set of laws is passed that restricts the abilities—and rights—of "amplified" humans. Fans of robopocalypse are sure to be delighted, and legions of new fans will want to get "amped" this summer. Technology makes them superhuman.
As he did in robopocalypse, Daniel Wilson masterfully envisions a frightening near-future world. But mere mortals want them kept in their place. The new york times bestselling author of Robopocalypse creates a stunning, near-future world where technology and humanity clash in surprising ways. On the day that the supreme court passes the first of these laws, twenty-nine-year-old Owen Gray joins the ranks of a new persecuted underclass known as "amps.
Owen is forced to go on the run, it is rumored, desperate to reach an outpost in Oklahoma where, a group of the most enhanced amps may be about to change the world—or destroy it. Once again, Daniel H. The result? The perfect summer blockbuster. Wilson's background as a scientist serves him well in this technologically savvy thriller that delivers first-rate entertainment, as Wilson takes the "what if" question in entirely unexpected directions.
In amped, people are implanted with a device that makes them capable of superhuman feats.
Robogenesis: A Novel Vintage Contemporaries
Still alive. Humankind had triumphed over the machines. In robogenesis, we see that Archos has survived. But the master artificial intelligence presence known as Archos had been killed. Daniel H. The stunningly creative, epic sequel to Wilson's blockbuster thriller and New York Times bestseller Robopocalypse "The machine is still out there.
Readers will bear witness as survivors find one another, form into groups, and react to a drastically different and deadly technological landscape. Spread across the far reaches of the world, the machine code has fragmented into millions of pieces, hiding and regrouping. Wilson makes a triumphant return to the apocalyptic world he created, for an action-filled, raucous, very smart thrill ride about humanity and technology pushed to the tipping point.
In a series of riveting narratives, robogenesis explores the fates of characters new and old, robotic and human, as they fight to build a new world in the wake of a devastating war. At the end of robopocalypse, humankind was pressed to the point of annihilation, the modern world was largely devastated, and the earth was left in tatters .
. All the while, the remnants of archos's shattered intelligence are seeping deeper into new breeds of machines, mounting a war that will not allow for humans to win again.
Robopocalypse: A Novel Vintage Contemporaries
In this terrifying tale of humanity’s desperate stand against a robot uprising, Daniel H. Controlled by a childlike—yet massively powerful—artificial intelligence known as Archos, the global network of machines on which our world has grown dependent suddenly becomes an implacable, deadly foe. Wilson has written the most entertaining sci-fi thriller in years.
Not far into our future, the dazzling technology that runs our world turns against us. This is the oral history of that conflict, told by an international cast of survivors who experienced this long and bloody confrontation with the machines. Brilliantly conceived and amazingly detailed, Robopocalypse is an action-packed epic with chilling implications about the real technology that surrounds us.
. At zero hour—the moment the robots attack—the human race is almost annihilated, but as its scattered remnants regroup, humanity for the first time unites in a determined effort to fight back.
The Clockwork Dynasty: A Novel
Wilson’s novel expertly draws on his robotics and science background, combining exquisitely drawn characters with visionary technology—and riveting action. Richly-imagined and heart-pounding, Daniel H. With her career and her life at stake, 1725: in the depths of the kremlin, june stefanov will ally with a remarkable traveler who exposes her to a reality she never imagined, as they embark on an around-the-world adventure and discover breathtaking secrets of the past… Russia, the tsar’s loyal mechanician brings to life two astonishingly humanlike mechanical beings.
The clockwork dynasty seamlessly interweaves past and present, exploring a race of beings designed to live by ironclad principles, yet constantly searching for meaning. As june plunges deeper into their world, her choices will ultimately determine their survival or extermination. Peter and elena are a brother and sister fallen out of time, possessed with uncanny power, and destined to serve great empires.
. Struggling to blend into pre-Victorian society, they are pulled into a legendary war that has raged for centuries. An ingenious new thriller that weaves a path through history, following a race of human-like machines that have been hiding among us for untold centuries, written by the New York Times bestselling author of Robopocalypse.
Present day: when a young anthropologist specializing in ancient technology uncovers a terrible secret concealed in the workings of a three-hundred-year-old mechanical doll, she is thrown into a hidden world that lurks just under the surface of our own.
The Hidden Ship
Government centers and law enforcement resources were next. He’s far more interested in taking back a little of what was stolen. It was an interstellar invasion—the beginning of the end of known civilization. Tens of millions of souls lost during a horrific reign of terror. Sleep is over-rated. Don priorbrian polk had been stateside for barely a year after leaving the Air Force when the unthinkable happened.
When he acquires some of the alien technology, he finally has hope of making some small difference. He might even be able to pull off the impossible—that or he'll die trying. . And then there are those who have befriended the enemy. No one is safe, and almost everyone who gets taken into an OEC center never sees the light of day again.
First, military installations and the largest cities across the globe were turned to rubble. Holy cow, what a fun read! I devoured The Hidden Ship in one night. The aliens now walk brazenly among humans—their reptilian eyes always watchful, always scrutinizing. But not Captain Brian Polk.
The Solar War The Long Winter Book 2
One thing is certain: their gambit will change the future of the human race forever. Praise for A. G. Keeps the focus on his characters. Riddle“. Reads like a superior collaboration between Dan Brown and Michael Crichton. The guardian on pandemic“I finished the book fast because I just couldn’t wait. Wired geekdad on Departure“Riddle.
. And this battle will be one to the very end. As he and his team prepare for humanity’s last stand in space and on the ground, Emma makes a discovery closer to home, one that will change life for her and James once again. With war raging around them, Emma and James fight to keep their family alive. Read the thrilling conclusion to the Winter World two-book series.
They decimated Earth during the Long Winter. Now the grid has returned, and they won’t stop until the human race is extinct. On a ruined world, humanity’s last survivors fight against impossible odds. In their darkest hour, they discover a new hope for survival. They’ve settled down in Camp Seven and welcomed their first child, a daughter.
Richardswired wired 1amped wired 2mind's eye nick hall 1brainweb nick hall 2mind war nick hall 3split second split second 1time frame split second 2quantum lensgame changerinfinity born seeker -- new in 2018veracity -- new in 2019kids science fiction thrillers 9 and up, enjoyed by kids and adults alikeTRAPPED Prometheus Project 1CAPTURED Prometheus Project 2STRANDED Prometheus Project 3OUT OF THIS WORLDTHE DEVIL'S SWORD.
When kira is found to be behind a bioterror plot that threatens millions, special forces operative David Desh is tasked with hunting her down. But this enhancement comes at a high cost. One that is certain to have a dramatic impact on the future course of human history. But when desh learns that the bioterror plot is just the tip of the iceberg, he is thrust into a byzantine maze of deception and intrigue, and becomes a key player in a deadly game he can't begin to understand.
. Wired is a smart thriller crammed with breakneck action, unexpected twists, mind-expanding science, and intriguing concepts readers will be contemplating long after they've read the last page. Richards is an extraordinary writer, " Dean Koontz and "a worthy successor to Michael Crichton, " SF Book. Com, who can "keep you turning the pages all night long.
Douglas preston"near Future Science Fiction Thrillers by Douglas E. The new york times and USA Today bestseller read by more than a million people.
AMPED Wired Book 2
Now both she and Deshmust question everything they think they know. Richardswired wired 1amped wired 2mind's eye nick hall 1brainweb nick hall 2mind war nick hall 3 split second split second 1time frame split second 2 quantum lensgame changer infinity born seeker--new in 2018veracity -- available in february, 2019kids science fiction thrillers 9 and up, enjoyed by kids and adultsalikeTRAPPED Prometheus Project 1CAPTURED Prometheus Project 2STRANDED Prometheus Project 3OUT OF THIS WORLDTHE DEVIL'S SWORD.
Wired, the novel that introduced kira miller and david Desh, was a runaway NY Times bestseller, and the bestselling novel on Amazon in the categoriesof Science Fiction and Thrillers for over a year. But this transcendent intelligence brings with ita ruthless megalomania. A threat that could lead to devastation on a globalscale.
. Like its predecessor, unexpected twists, mind-blowing science, AMPED is a smart thriller crammed with breakneck action, and philosophical and ethical conceptsreaders will be contemplating long after they've read the last page. Richards is an extraordinary writer, " Dean Koontz who can"keep you turning the pages all night long.
Douglas prestonnear Future Science Fiction Thrillers by Douglas E. Now miller and Desh return ina breathtaking stand-alone thriller. Kira miller is a brilliant scientist who discovers how to temporarily boosthuman IQ to dizzying levels.
Guardian Angels and Other Monsters
Wilson's vision and examines how artificial intelligence both saves and destroys humanity. From the new york times bestselling author of Robopocalypse comes a fascinating and fantastic collection that explores complex emotional and intellectual landscapes at the intersection of artificial intelligence and human life.
A vintage books original. In "all kinds of proof, " a mother confronts the dangerous reality that her daughter will never assimilate in this world after she was the first child born through a teleportation device; in "The Blue Afternoon That Lasted Forever, " a down-and-out drunk makes the unlikeliest of friends when he is hired to train a mail-carrying robot; in "Blood Memory, " a physicist rushes home to be with his daughter after he hears reports of an atmospheric anomaly which he knows to be a sign of the end of the earth; in "Miss Gloria, " a robot comes back to life in many different forms in a quest to save a young girl.
Guardian angels and Other Monsters displays the depth and breadth of Daniel H.
All Systems Red Kindle Single: The Murderbot Diaries
Winner: 2018 hugo award for best novellawinner: 2018 nebula award for best novellawinner: 2018 alex awardwinner: 2018 locus AwardOne of the Verge's Best Books of 2017A New York Times and USA Today BestsellerA murderous android discovers itself in All Systems Red, a tense science fiction adventure by Martha Wells that interrogates the roots of consciousness through Artificial Intelligence.
As a heartless killing machine, I was a complete failure. In a corporate-dominated spacefaring future, planetary missions must be approved and supplied by the Company. Exploratory teams are accompanied by Company-supplied security androids, for their own safety. But in a society where contracts are awarded to the lowest bidder, safety isn’t a primary concern.
On a distant planet, shadowed by their company-supplied ‘droid — a self-aware SecUnit that has hacked its own governor module, a team of scientists are conducting surface tests, and refers to itself though never out loud as “Murderbot. Scornful of humans, all it really wants is to be left alone long enough to figure out who it is.
But when a neighboring mission goes dark, it's up to the scientists and their Murderbot to get to the truth. At the publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software DRM applied.
Autonomous: A Novel
But her latest drug hack has left a trail of lethal overdoses as people become addicted to their work, doing repetitive tasks until they become unsafe or insane. Hot on her trail, a brooding military agent, an unlikely pair: Eliasz, and his robotic partner, Paladin. Jack is an anti-patent scientist turned drug pirate, traversing the world in a submarine as a pharmaceutical Robin Hood, fabricating cheap scrips for poor people who can’t otherwise afford them.
As they race to stop information about the sinister origins of Jack’s drug from getting out, they begin to form an uncommonly close bond that neither of them fully understand. And underlying it all is one fundamental question: is freedom possible in a culture where everything, can be owned?At the Publisher's request, even people, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software DRM applied.
Autonomous is to biotech and AI what Neuromancer was to the Internet. Neal stephenson"something genuinely and thrillingly new in the naturalistic, paradoxically humanistic but non-anthropomorphic depiction of bot-POV—and all in the service of vivid, subjective, solid storytelling. William gibsonwhen anything can be owned, how can we be freeEarth, 2144.