Orphanage: Jason Wander series book 1

Format: Print Length

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 7.30 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Special features: Deleted scenes with audio commentary by Danny Boyle; alternate ending; web production diaries; two short films with intro by Danny Boyle; audio commentary by director Danny Boyle; audio commentary by Dr. This website makes fun of bad physics in movies and, refreshingly, doesn't judge whether a film is actually good or bad based on the science alone. Fighting to find their place, the last remnants of the Christian Church seek a new Knights Templar to guard the priesthood as they set out on their quest for souls, calling on the pagan gods of Celtic myth for help.

Koban: Rise of the Kobani: Koban, Book 3

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 9.87 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

They strode through their lives with a powerful sense of possibilities and a constant fear of failure. The fast answer: fantasy, science fiction, and horror. For fiction, she also addresses character motivation and growth, plot development, action, and consistency. ALTHOUGH THE MEDIA IN THE YEAR 1984 WOULD HAVE US BELIEVE THAT THE WORLD ENVISIONED BY ORWELL WASN'T AT ALL LIKE THAT WE ARE NOW EXPERIENCING. She spared a prayer to his god to receive his body kindly and at full value, but already had a proper corpse, and so left him for someone who could use him.

Bring Back Yesterday

Format: Print Length

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 6.97 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Retro-futurism is a subgenre that celebrates the 'pulp' SF stories of the past. Um die Einengung des Genres auf wissenschaftliche/technische Bereiche zu vermeiden, prägten Science-Fiction-Schriftsteller wie Heinlein, Haldeman und Robinson den Begriff Speculative Fiction, ohne andererseits unter das „ anything goes “ der Fantasy zu fallen. As a bit more serious, I think we should send an answer signal if one is ever dedtected.

Omega Point (Richards and Klein)

Format: Mass Market Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 11.92 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Their basic wants are supplied, and they chiefly value beauty. What they are looking for: Science fiction, as well as other genre fiction. It’ll be something to tell the other people at the old folks home.) The Diamond Age (Neal Stephenson, 1995) This is the tale of an impoverished young girl who accidentally comes into the possession of one of the most sophisticated devices ever created—an educational primer that can adapt itself to almost any situation that its reader finds herself in.

Altered Carbon

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 6.13 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

A nice listing of the works available on the web. Jules Verne Rediscovered: Didacticism and the Scientific Novel. It’s a far bigger hill if you’re starting at the bottom. The Complete Guide to Options Selling: How Selling Options Can Lead to Stellar Returns in Bull and Bear Markets by James Cordier & Michael Gross [Business] Selling naked options, long considered profitable for professional traders but too risky for most investors, has been surging in popularity. Science Fiction is the direct product of daydreams and wanderings of imagination.

Phantom 500 - Episode 15

Format: Print Length

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 8.11 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Douglas Adams may be one of the most popular authors on this list, and when his works first came out, they were very unique. What happens in this book could happen to any of us today. If readers feel pleasure reading him, what’s the problem? Exceptions like Asimov's novels only threw the implicit politics of most other Campbellian SF into sharper relief. John Connor is a 20-something living on the streets as a common laborer. Shut off from the rest of the world, the unit must battle through a landscape that has become a waking nightmare.

Cold Welcome

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 14.89 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

The surrealist form of the novel and it's passionate portrayal of female sexuality (which is quite unusual for a genre largely dominated by men) makes it, for me, all the more interesting. Bill Smith, chief investigator for the NTSB, is sifting through wreckage of two jumbo jets involved in a midair collision when he uncovers a strange alien device amid the rubble. After all, what could be more sci-fi than a plot in which our hero must struggle against a mad scientist, in order to restore a world of order and 'reality'?

Mech 1: The Parent (Imperium series)

Format: Print Length

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 8.83 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

According to a Wikipedia article on temperament [1], Rationals "excel in any kind of logical investigation such as�conceptualizing [and] theorizing." I mellemkrigstidens USA blomstrede pulpgenren. So thank God for writer-director (and contributor to this poll) Alfonso Cuarón, whose Imax 3D extravaganza ‘Gravity’ offers anyone with the price of a movie ticket the chance to feel – as near as dammit – what it must be like to be loose and drifting in low earth orbit with your oxygen running out.

City at World's End

Format: Mass Market Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 9.14 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Simply the best portrayal of a cyber and social future. Therefore science fiction is the only literature capable of exploring the macrohistory of our species, and of placing our history, and even our daily lives, in a cosmic context. Tom Lowe, and assassin, is sent to kill Blackbeard, but his task isn’t as straight-forward as it seems. En del av hård science fiction-författarna har arbetat som vetenskapsmän, bland andra Gregory Benford och Geoffrey A Landis.

The Bounty Series - Boxed Set: Dystopian Romance Saga

Format: Print Length

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 5.69 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Allen says, "NTs are non-conformist critical thinkers. It is unlikely that adults will be a sufficient source of stem cells for therapeutic purposes. A person’s social networking profile might appear beside their head, or an entire landscape can be mapped to some fantasy world, where a monsters and dragons are painted over cars and airplanes. Before there was Cyberpunk, there was Shockwave Rider. Surely the world and where it might be going is a subject that could interest anyone with a curious mind?