Download Join by Steve Toutonghi PDF

By Steve Toutonghi

What when you might reside a number of lives concurrently, have consistent, ideal companionship, and not die? That’s the promise of sign up for, a innovative expertise that enables small teams of minds to unite, forming a unmarried cognizance that studies the area via a number of our bodies. yet as top acquaintances notice, the sunshine of that miracle might be blinding the realm to its horrors.

Chance and jump are jolted out in their specialist exercises through a terrifying stranger—a remorseless killer who freely manipulates the networks that keep watch over lifestyles within the post-Join international. Their quest for answers—and survival—brings them from the networks and spire groups they’ve identified to the scarred center of an environmentally ravaged North American continent and an underground group of the “ferals” left at the back of via the push of technology.

In the storytelling culture of vintage speculative fiction from writers like David Mitchell and Michael Chabon, Join deals a pulse-pounding tale that poses the biggest attainable questions: How lengthy can human existence be sustained on our planet within the face of environmental disaster? What does it suggest to be human, and what occurs whilst humanity takes the next move in its evolution? If the person brain turns into out of date, what have we misplaced and won, and what's nonetheless worthy scuffling with for?

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Download The Oath by Frank E. Peretti PDF

By Frank E. Peretti

An historic sin. a protracted forgotten oath. A city with a dangerous secret.Something sinister is at paintings in Hyde River, an remoted mining city within the mountains of the Pacific Northwest. whatever evil.Under the canopy of darkness, a predator moves with no warning--taking lifestyles within the so much chilling and savage fashion.The group of Hyde River watches in terror as citizens by surprise vanish. but the extra locals are pressed for info, the extra they shut ranks, sworn to secrecy through their forefathers' hidden sins.Only while Hyde River's secrets and techniques are uncovered is the genuine volume of the risk absolutely published. What town discovers is anything way more lethal than something they might imagined. whatever that does not simply stalk its sufferers, yet has the facility to show hearts black with decay because it slowly fills their souls with darkness.

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Download Amalthea: Roman by Neal Stephenson PDF

By Neal Stephenson

Der Mond explodierte ohne Vorwarnung und ohne erkennbaren Grund. Die Uhrzeit würde guy später als A+0.0.0 oder schlicht Null bezeichnen …

05:03:12 Weltzeit. Die Stunde Null. Nach der Explosion des Mondes wütet über Jahrtausende ein Meteoritensturm, der die Erdoberfläche in eine unbewohnbare Wüstenei verwandelt. Um die Menschheit vor der Auslöschung zu bewahren, schickten die Nationen der Erde eine Flotte von Archen ins All. Der Asteroid Amalthea, der ursprünglich zu Forschungszwecken an eine internationale Raumstation angedockt worden struggle, soll der Kolonie als Schutzschild dienen. Doch das Leben im Weltraum fordert einen hohen Tribut, und die meisten Menschen sterben, bis schließlich nur noch sieben Frauen übrig sind, um eine neue Zivilisation zu begründen. 5000 Jahre später existieren zwei Völker: die Nachfahren derer, die die Katastrophe auf der Erde überlebt haben, sind primitive Siedler; die sieben Stämme der Nachkommen der Sieben Urmütter von der Raumstation hingegen hochkultiviert ― und sie machen sich auf, die Erde zu kolonialisieren …

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