Books published in 2002

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A Cautionary Tale

  [english | 2002]  

Richard Kadrey


Excerpts: [... Boar was what they liked to call the horned demons at the hunting lodge. That or Long Pig. No matter how many times they heard it, it always made ...... and clean the gristle from their trophy horns. Pete Winnetka told the rest how his group hadn't seen a single demon that day, but had found some ruins ...... far inside, but they didn't have to. Pete and his boys showed the others ...]
Genres: [fiction | fantasy | short storiesDownloads: 70

Any Coincidence Is

  [english | 2002]  

Daniel Callahan


Summary: [The Roots of Coincidence written by Arthur Koestler is an accessible introduction to theories of parapsychology including extra-sensory perception and psychokinesis. It postulates links between elements of quantum mechanics such as the behaviour of neutrinos and their interaction with time and these paranormal phenomena. It is influenced by Carl Jungs concept of synchronicity.]
Genres: [fiction and literature | post 1930 | creative commonsDownloads: 76

Bad Blood

  [english | 2002]  

Richard Kadrey


Summary: [The Lost Salt Gift of Blood is a collection of short stories by Canadian author Alistair MacLeod set predominantly in Cape Breton Island Nova Scotia and in Newfoundland. It was originally published in 1976. All of its stories were later republished in Island.]
Genres: [fiction | fantasy | short storiesDownloads: 428

Barry Westphall Crashes The Singularity

  [english | 2002]  

James Patrick Kelly


Excerpts: [... Westphall says, the brain is a quantum device. He licks a brown dribble from the corner of his mouth. Capable of accessing the entire field of space-time ...... phone rings in the kitchen the bartender leaves Westphall to answer it. Of course, these dimensions aren't easily folded, says Westphall. Takes ...... cryogenically frozen corpse, repositions it and inserts. A rosette of ...]
Genres: [fiction | science fiction | short storiesDownloads: 429

Children Internet Protection Act cipa Ruling By The Us

  [english | 2002]  

Anonymous


Excerpts: [... (1) accurately collect Web pages that potentially fall into a blocked category (e.g., pornography) (2) review and categorize Web pages that they have ...... of such technology protection measure during any use of such computers. CIPA Sec. 1721(b) (codified at 47 U.S.C. Sec. 254(h)(6)(C)). Interpreting ...... hosting, where each domain name is assigned a unique IP number. For ...]
Genres: [politics | reference | computersDownloads: 130

Chronalgia

  [english | 2002]  

Richard Kadrey


Excerpts: [... also the seat of human memory and, therefore, our primary connection to time. To attack the structure, I'll be performing my own modified version of ...... route and give myself 1g of cephalosporin intravenously one hour before making the first incision. I follow this immediately with 10 mg dexamethasone IV, ...... won't notice the bottles missing until it's too late. Since the ...]
Genres: [fiction | science fiction | short storiesDownloads: 197

Concrete Bouquet

  [english | 2002]  

Richard Kadrey


Excerpts: []
Genres: [fiction | romance | short storiesDownloads: 377

Confessions Of A Mnemonist

  [english | 2002]  

Richard Kadrey


Excerpts: [... maybe a tab of Sky Saw to turn on the flood lights in my skull and drown out the world with white electric jitters. This ain't no party. This ain't no ...... the fog?). I need to turn off the past. To escape the third grade. Summer barbecues. The snows of Stalingrad. The day God drowned the world. Fun ...... ninety-nine, two forty-four p.m.), bright and colored like an infant's ...]
Genres: [fiction | science fiction | short storiesDownloads: 119

Dog Boys

  [english | 2002]  

Richard Kadrey


Summary: [The Outdoor Book For Adventurous Boys is a fun retro mixture of useful outdoor skills recreational activities and forbidden knowledge that will be enjoyable for children while reminding adults of a simpler time. The book has more than 70 entries on the great outdoors survival techniques games and cunning inventions. It includes a mixture of useful outdoor skills fun activities and hidden ...]
Genres: [fiction | science fiction | short storiesDownloads: 2

Dogland

  [english | 2002]  

Will Shetterly


Excerpts: [... in. The front seat was best because you could see everything, including the car's control panel. Since we almost never had more than the driver ...... to school. He laughed again. You're right, though. A history of losing wars and losing lands. But keep in mind that every one of those losses was ...... snakes. The right-hand bedroom's inner door led to a small yellow bathroom ...]
Genres: [creative commons | post 1930 | fiction and literatureDownloads: 286

Espace Perdu Posie

  [english | 2002]  

Huguette Bertrand


Excerpts: [... French. The Etext of Espace perdu, posie. by Huguette Bertrand. txt or 8espa10.zip******. txt. ). ibiblio. ftp://ftp.ibiblio. We ...... within the 60 days. following each date you prepare (or were legally required. [B] EXACT AND MODIFIED COPIES: The copies you distribute must either ...... all liability to you for damages, costs and. expenses, including legal fees, and YOU HAVE NO ...]
Genres: [poetry | post 1930Downloads: 22

Everyone In Silico

  [english | 2002]  

Jim Munroe


Summary: [In Vancouver in 2036 people are tired of the rain. Theyre willing to give up a lot for guaranteed sunshine a life with no wasted hours. A life free of crime and disease. A life that ends when you want it to not when some faceless entity decides its your time. Those who dont buy in ? the poor the old the paranoid ? have to watch as their loved ones their friends and their jobs leave the city. They ...]
Genres: [fiction | science fictionDownloads: 46

Field Trip

  [english | 2002]  

Richard Kadrey


Summary: [It is rumored that technology might eliminate many useless items from our regulated life of the future--including good old-fashioned sex. However lets kibitz for a moment...]
Genres: [fiction | short storiesDownloads: 129

Food Chain Blues

  [english | 2002]  

Richard Kadrey


Excerpts: [... Police, it said, were still investigating. The thief must have had friends because a few days later, all the coffeemakers and automatic garage door ...... really pick up on the story until the incident in Vegas. Billy Coltrane had the second biggest and magic show on the Strip (just short of Sigfried and ...... concealed below the stage. On the night in question, Coltrane was in ...]
Genres: [fiction | science fiction | short storiesDownloads: 308

Free As In Freedom

  [english | 2002]  

Sam Williams


Summary: [Free as in Freedom: Richard Stallmans Crusade for Free Software is a free book licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License. It is a biography of Richard Stallman an American software freedom activist and computer programmer. In 1983 he launched the GNU Project to create a free Unix-like operating system and in Ocober 1985 he created the Free Software Foundation. (Source: Wikipedia)]
Genres: [non-fiction | biography autobiographyDownloads: 386

Gems Of Divine Mysteries

  [english | 2002]  

Bahaullah


Excerpts: [... or essences of mysteries. A number of themes it enunciates are also elaborated in Persian-through different revelatory modes-in the Seven Valleys ...... Merciful. 3 Know then that it behoveth thine eminence to ponder from the outset these questions in thy heart: What hath prompted the divers peoples ...... and bring all things to your remembrance, whatsoever I have said unto you. ...]
Genres: [religion | post 1930Downloads: 66

Hall Of The Phoenix Machines

  [english | 2002]  

Richard Kadrey


Excerpts: []
Genres: [fiction | science fiction | short storiesDownloads: 82

Heat Island

  [english | 2002]  

Richard Kadrey


Excerpts: [... nothing to eat, nothing left to scavenge. Why should they stay? The great east coast fault line, miles beneath Manhattan, had shifted dramatically for ...... moment on any project-the hush before the storm, before the assemblers began consuming everything in the area, rearranging their molecules and creating ...... a city. It was a wondrous thing, and right now, before he hit the ...]
Genres: [fiction | science fiction | short storiesDownloads: 88

Herzogs Benediction

  [english | 2002]  

Richard Kadrey


Excerpts: [... had made him the biggest landowner in Nevada. His building project lasted for years, and the vast, networked device he was creating spread across ...... his new machine, a hundred million prayer wheels began spinning in unison, sending his good wishes to Heaven, smoothing the way for the death that even ...... of angels holding up trumpets, flowers and fiery swords, circling his ...]
Genres: [fiction | fantasy | short storiesDownloads: 360

Ice House

  [english | 2002]  

Richard Kadrey


Summary: [The Red House stately mansion home of Mark Ablett is filled with very proper guests when Marks most improper brother returns from Australia. When the maid hears an argument in the study it isnt long before the brother dies... of a bullet between the eyes! Strangely the study has been locked from the inside and Mark Ablett is missing. Only an investigator with remarkable powers of observation ...]
Genres: [fiction | science fiction | short storiesDownloads: 262
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