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Category: Dystopian Science Fiction

Blind.Faith 2.0.50: Two Zero Fifty by Tomasz Tatum

By Tomasz Tatum

within the not-too-distant destiny, the globalized international, which has turn into more and more complicated, scary and complicated for plenty of, is reworked right into a less complicated, essentially prepared position during which small city-states emerge, each one of them domestic not to quite a lot of million humans. Societies remake themselves, containing their humans, wisdom and expertise inside of well-guarded borders.

One of those areas is a domain.state within the south of what was the us of the US. existence is excellent there, the weather's superb, everybody has the newest expertise and every little thing runs according to ideas and legislation in line with values reflecting the spirit of the Almighty. yet, even if issues seem to develop into easier first and foremost look, they in reality turn into extra complex - and if a growing number of characters and their tales intersect in a number of areas and occasions, it truly is attainable larger authority could turn into essential to shut the circle within the end...

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Brazales de Duelo (Nacidos de la bruma [Mistborn] 6): by Brandon Sanderson

By Brandon Sanderson

Brazales de Duelo es el sexto libro de los angeles saga «Nacidos de l. a. Bruma [Mistborn]», una obra iniciada con El imperio final y parte imprescindible del Cosmere, el universo destinado a convertirse en l. a. serie más extensa y fascinante jamás escrita en el ámbito de l. a. fantasía épica.

La cuenca de Elendel es un polvorín. El descontento de los trabajadores se suma a las diferencias irreconciliables entre los angeles capital y las demás ciudades de los angeles cuenca; Elendel asegura gobernarlas mientras sus habitantes denuncian l. a. opresión a l. a. que se sienten sometidos. De pronto, llega a oídos de Waxillium Ladrian que un académico kandra podría haber localizado los legendarios Brazales de Duelo, un arma capaz de sembrar los angeles destrucción y dar al traste con el genuine equilibrio de poder imperante en l. a. cuenca.

Pero perseguir mitos no se cuenta entre las atribulaciones de un representante de los angeles ley como él, acuciado por problemas más inmediatos. Pero ¿qué puede hacer cuando sospecha que ha sido engañado por el mismísimo Dios? los angeles revelación resultante sacudirá los cimientos de todo cuanto creías saber sobre el mundo de «Nacidos de los angeles Bruma [Mistborn]».

Desde 2006, y en solo diez años, Brandon Sanderson se ha consolidado como el gran renovador de los angeles fantasía del siglo XXI y el autor del género más prolífico del mundo. Ha logrado ganarse a ocho millones de lectores, ser publicado en treinta países y convertirse en el heredero de todo un género.

Reseñas:
«Una de las mejores obras de fantasía jamás escrita.»
Forbes Magazine

«Los fanatics de l. a. fantasía disfrutarán con esta emocionante aventura.»
Publishers Weekly

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Ein kleines Trostpflaster für uns Temponauten: 15 Stories by Philip K. Dick,Jonathan Lethem

By Philip K. Dick,Jonathan Lethem

Nirgendwo lernt guy Philip okay. Dick besser kennen als in seinen tales. Ihm gelingt das überraschende Kunststück, seine Protagonisten, die als Arbeiter oder Angestellte ihren Alltagsgeschäften nachgehen, plötzlich in andere Galaxien zu katapultieren und ihr Leben gehörig auf den Kopf zu stellen. Nach ›Total keep in mind Revisited‹ zeigen die 15 in diesem Band versammelten tales abermals die faszinierende Bandbreite von Dicks Werk.

Mit einem Nachwort von Jonathan Lethem

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A sétima cela: Atrás das grades. Para sua diversão. by Kerry Drewery

By Kerry Drewery

Jackson Paige – uma das celebridades mais famosas e queridas de Londres – foi morto. Martha Honeydew, de sixteen anos, foi flagrada com a arma do crime ao lado do corpo no momento em que a polícia chegou. Agora, a justiça deve prevalecer.
O público irá decidir se Martha é inocente ou culpada. Eles determinarão o futuro da primeira adolescente no corredor da morte assistindo ao programa de television Morte é Justiça, com transmissão diária e uma audiência enorme. Esta é a única atração que dá ao telespectador o poder de decidir sobre o destino das pessoas da Cela 7. Tudo isso pelo preço de uma ligação telefônica!
Martha admitiu o crime. Mas ela é a verdadeira culpada? Ou será que a realidade é mais complexa do que as imagens exibidas na TV?

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The Refuge Collection, Hell to Others! by Steve Dillon,Gerry Huntman,Mark Allan Gunnells,Brian

By Steve Dillon,Gerry Huntman,Mark Allan Gunnells,Brian Craddock,Marty Young,Matty Taylor,Noel Osualdini,David Allen,Pete Sutton,Matthew R Davis

Volumes 4-6 of The safe haven assortment. 18 stories of darkish, supernatural and mental thrillers, terrifying stories of homicide, kidnap, legendary creatures and political intrigue. All inter-related and set within the mysterious city of safe haven, usually defined as "Heaven to a few, Hell to Others."

Contents:
The shelter assortment, quantity 4:
The Empath’s story, half four through Steve Dillon
The Watcher’s story via Amdi Silvestri
When we have been the Spiders through Marty Young
The center of the challenge by way of Matthew R Davis
The Refugees by way of Mark Allan Gunnells
The Black Shuck through Brian Craddock

The shelter assortment, quantity 5:
The Empath’s story, half five by means of Steve Dillon
The Detective’s story by means of Pete Sutton
Gerald’s Memory-House through Gerry Huntman
Lambskin through Steve Dillon
The Undertaker’s story by means of Noel Osualdini
Blue Frog Falls by way of Brian Craddock

The shelter assortment, quantity 6:
The Empath’s story, half 6 through Steve Dillon
Old Bones, younger Bones by means of Gerry Huntman
No safe haven for Cat through Steve Dillon
Speak no Evil by way of Matty Taylor
The unusual outdated guy by way of Steve Dillon
The Priest’s story, half 2 by way of David Allen and Steve Dillon

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The American Caesar by Jack Lord

By Jack Lord

Defiant, excellent, fabulous, heroic, outrageous, polarising, precarious, insecure - and that’s simply his hair.

When actual property magnate, vibrantly orange innovative and flamboyant germophobe Ronald G Thump stuns the realm by way of successful the USA Presidential election, he unearths himself at warfare with the mixed forces of the media, academia, liberal the United States, Islamic extremism, the political institution and several other countries.

But with bloody-minded tenacity and leonine braveness, Thump proves keen to head extra than even the main alarmist democrat speculated to enforce his schedule, irrespective of the private or political fee. Can this eccentric underdog, this showman with uncanny instincts and an ingrained, occasionally inexplicable behavior of winning, underestimated by means of virtually everybody, tackle the area and win? Will he have an understanding of his grandiose dream of turning into the best American President Ever (#GAPE)? Or will his own foibles and propensity for loose-lipped, hare-brained sizzling mic rambles and indiscreet overdue evening tweets supply his many, many enemies adequate ammunition to shoot him down? during his innovative fight Thump will confront vociferous protests, accusations of racism, sexism, trans-phobia, germophobia, ornithophobia, intercourse scandals, blackmail, assassination makes an attempt, international battle, terror assaults, the possibility of nuclear apocalypse and, worst of all, hair loss.

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Tomorrow Factory: Collected Speculative Fiction by Rich Larson

By Rich Larson

Welcome to the day after today manufacturing unit.
in your left, post-human hedonists on area station carry ailments again in style, scavengers discover a super-powered parasite less than the waves of Sunk Seattle, and a terminally-ill chemist orchestrates an asteroid felony holiday.
in your correct, an alien optometrist spins illusions for irradiated survivors of the apocalypse, a high-tech grifter meets his fit in near-future Thailand, and adolescents use a blackmarket character mod to get into the year’s wickedest, wildest get together.
This choice of released and unique fiction via award-winning author wealthy Larson will carry you from a Bujumbura cyberpunk junkyard to the icy depths of Europa, from the slick streets of future-noir Chicago to a tropical island of sapient robots. you are going to discover a mysterious ghost send in deep area, meet an android studying to dream, and fend off predatory alien fungi on a wrestle venture long gone mistaken.
Twenty-four futures, starting from dirty cyberpunk to far-flung area opera, are ready to blow you away.
So step contained in the the next day to come manufacturing facility, and brain your head.

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California: Roman (German Edition) by Edan Lepucki,Gesine Schröder

By Edan Lepucki,Gesine Schröder

Das Ende des amerikanischen Traums

Nach einer Folge von verheerenden Naturkatastrophen stehen die Vereinigten Staaten am Rande des Zusammenbruchs. Im politischen Vakuum gehen Armut und Terror Hand in Hand. Wer Geld hat, flüchtet und verbarrikadiert sich in Gated-Communitys. Die Übrigen haben nur eine likelihood zu überleben – Flucht in die Wildnis.
So auch das junge Paar Cal und Frida. Nur mit dem Nötigsten brechen sie auf und finden am Rande eines Waldes in einer kleinen Hütte Unterschlupf. Als Frida bemerkt, dass sie schwanger ist, könnte das der schönste second ihres Lebens sein. Stattdessen hat sie panische Angst. Als sie und Cal von einer geheimen Kommune namens The Land erfahren, keimt Hoffnung auf. Doch die Bewohner von The Land haben ein dunkles Geheimnis, das nicht nur Frida und Cal betrifft, sondern vor allem ihr ungeborenes sort. Wie weit darf guy gehen, um den zu schützen, den guy liebt?
California führt in eine Zukunft, die viel näher ist, als uns lieb sein kann, und erschafft ein bedrückend erhellendes landscape der Menschlichkeit unter extremen Bedingungen.

„Eines der Bücher, das sie dieses Jahr lesen MÜSSEN.“ Huffington put up

„In ihrem atemberaubenden Debütroman erschafft Edan Lepucki eine satte, sehr realistische und hochkomplexe Zukunftsvision, deren Dramatik sie meisterhaft ausschöpft.“ Jennifer Egan

„Was Edan Lepuckis Roman so fantastisch macht ist, dass ihre Überlebenskünstler uns nicht nur ähneln, sie sind wir, in ihrer Besonderheit und in ihren Dilemmas.“ Michael Specktor

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Zwischenwelt (German Edition) by Harry A. Medic

By Harry A. Medic

Matt Coleman ist erfolgreicher Anwalt. Durch den plötzlichen Tod seiner geliebten Frau Emily verliert er, trotz Fürsorge seiner beiden Söhne und einer jungen Frau, seinen Lebenswillen und folgt seiner
Frau schließlich in den Tod. Entgegen seiner Erwartungen, dann erneut mit seiner großen Liebe im Himmel vereint zu sein, finden sich beide in der Zwischenwelt, woeine Aufgabe auf sie wartet.
Nach einem Zusammentreffen mit dem ebenfalls toten Bauingenieur Harper, ist dem Anwalt eine weitere Aufgabe in der Zwischenwelt gewiss.Gemeinsam stellen sich die drei diesen, gar nicht so einfachen Aufgaben.
Überrascht bemerkt der Anwalt, dass nicht nur das Leben Unerwartetes zu bieten hat.

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