Category: Near-Future

Recombination: A Seven Ecks Novel (Chronicles of Withmore City Book 1)

Recombination: A Seven Ecks Novel (Chronicles of Withmore City Book 1)

When the sea levels rose and countries eroded, the Corporation Skywatch stepped in with an ingenious plan to save cities. Their approach was successful and thirty years later, the massive conglomerate is considered the savior – and owner – of incredibly large swatches of the United States. Granted Sovereignty, Skywatch spread its wings across the…

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Spook Country

Spook Country

Multilingual Tito engages in sensitive information transfers from his single-room warehouse apartment, while investigative journalist Hollis frets over his start-up magazine’s censure of its own promotions, and prescription drug addict Milgrim wonders about the military connections of an enigmatic benefactor. Simultaneous. Buy on Amazon.com

Heads or Hearts: A dystopian mystery set in Edinburgh, Scotland (A Quint Dalrymple Mystery)

Heads or Hearts: A dystopian mystery set in Edinburgh, Scotland (A Quint Dalrymple Mystery)

Maverick ex-cop Quint Dalrymple returns to investigate a series of gruesome murders in a near-future independent Edinburgh. Independent Edinburgh, 2033. The Council of City Guardians has been forced to relax its grip on citizens and the borders are no longer secure. Then a human heart is found on a football pitch. Maverick investigator Quint Dalrymple…

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Control Alter Delete: A Novel

Control Alter Delete: A Novel

“Whiteman’s near-future Orwellian thriller is a promising debut that matches its interesting ideas with solid writing and fleshed-out characters…. Plausible and imaginative technological developments… enhance the gripping thriller plot.” — BookLife/Publishers Weekly London, 2059. Ezra Hurst’s quiet drink after work soon spices up when a woman called Lena arrives in the bar. She could have…

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Omega Point (Richards and Klein)

Omega Point (Richards and Klein)

The powerful artificial intelligence designated k52 has a plan to take over the world. If it were to create an artificial reality based on our own universe it could theoretically gain enough data to be able to alter reality itself, turning k52 into the ultimate arbiter of mankind’s fate. It’s down to Richards and Klein…

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Pleasure Doll

Pleasure Doll

They built her to be the perfect woman. But she wasn’t supposed to have a mind of her own. From her first nanosecond of awareness, Unit 49281 knows something is wrong. Designed to be the ideal male fantasy, her sensual body contains an artificial intelligence sophisticated enough to pass for human. But something lurks in…

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The Execution Channel

The Execution Channel

It’s after 9/11. After the bombing. After the Iraq war. After 7/7. After the Iran war. After the nukes. After the flu. After the Straits. After Rosyth. In a world just down the road from our own, on-line bloggers vie with old-line political operatives and new-style police to determine just where reality lies. James Travis…

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Slab City Blues: A Song for Madame Choi: A Science Fiction Detective Story

Slab City Blues: A Song for Madame Choi: A Science Fiction Detective Story

Welcome to the Slab. A vast orbiting slum where rats grow big and sweat falls in rain. An old enemy has embroiled recently widowed Inspector Alex McLeod in the hunt for a kidnapped girl. With no leads he finds himself reluctantly seeking help from drug dealer and fellow war veteran Madame Choi. But can he…

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Invisible Symbiosis

Invisible Symbiosis

How far can Artificial Intelligence go ? In a very near future, Leo Cameron, Silicon Valley genius on the verge of launching a revolutionary Artificial Intelligence, jumps one night from the Golden Gate Bridge for no reason. Months later, he wakes up from a coma with a new heart and no memory of what happened.…

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