On a crowded train platform, Interpol agent Kenneth Durand feels the sting of a needle—and his transformation begins. With the worlds of genetic crime and human trafficking converging, Durand and his fellow Interpol agents discover that one figure looms behind it all: Marcus Demang Wyckes, leader of a powerful and sophisticated cartel known as the Huli jing.
Change Agent - But durand hasn’t anticipated just how difficult locating his enemy will be. Dutton. After being forcibly dosed with a radical new change agent, Durand wakes from a coma weeks later to find he’s been genetically transformed into someone else—his most wanted suspect: Wyckes. With the technology to genetically edit the living, Wyckes and his Huli jing could be anyone and everyone—and they have plans to undermine identity itself.
In 2045 kenneth durand leads interpol’s most effective team against genetic crime, hunting down black market labs that perform "vanity edits" on human embryos for a price. Now a fugitive, pursued through the genetic underworld by his former colleagues and the police, Durand is determined to restore his original DNA by locating the source of the mysterious—and highly valuable—change agent.
InfluxDutton - But instead of acclaim, grady’s lab is locked down by a covert organization known as the Bureau of Technology Control. The bureau’s mission: suppress the truth of sudden technological progress and prevent the social upheaval it would trigger. Because the future is already here. Now, as the only hope to usher humanity out of its artificial dark age, Grady and his fellow prisoners must try to expose the secrets of an unimaginable enemy—one that wields a technological advantage half a century in the making.
When grady refuses to join the BTC, he’s thrown into a nightmarish high-tech prison housing other doomed rebel intellects. Physicist jon grady and his team have discovered a device that can reflect gravity—a triumph that will revolutionize the field of physics and change the future. And it’s rewards are only for a select few.
Influx - New york times bestselling author daniel suarez imagines a chilling future where technological advances are held hostage by the government in this thriller that perfectly blends “nail-biting suspense with accessible science” Publishers Weekly.
Delta-vDutton - They're determined to transform humanity from an Earth-bound species to a space-faring one--or die trying. The bestselling author of daemon returns with a near-future technological thriller, in which a charismatic billionaire recruits a team of adventurers to launch the first deep space mining operation--a mission that could alter the trajectory of human civilization.
The potential rewards and personal risks are staggering, but the competition is fierce and the stakes couldn't be higher. When itinerant cave diver james Tighe receives an invitation to billionaire Nathan Joyce's private island, he thinks it must be a mistake. Isolated and pushed beyond their breaking points, tighe and his fellow twenty-first century adventurers--ex-soldiers, BASE jumpers, former astronauts, and mountain climbers--must rely on each other to survive not only the dangers of a multi-year expedition but the harsh realities of business in space.
Delta-v - But tighe's unique skill set makes him a prime candidate for Joyce's high-risk venture to mine a near-earth asteroid--with the goal of kick-starting an entire off-world economy.
DAEMON Daemon SeriesSignet Books - Daniel suarez's new york times bestselling debut high-tech thriller is “so frightening even the government has taken note” Entertainment Weekly. Daemons: computer programs that silently run in the background, waiting for a specific event or time to execute. This daemon reads news headlines, recruits human followers, and orders assassinations.
With sobol’s secrets buried with him, and as new layers of his daemon are unleashed, it’s up to Detective Peter Sebeck to stop a self-replicating virtual killer before it achieves its ultimate purpose—one that goes far beyond anything Sebeck could have imagined. They make our networked world possible.
DAEMON Daemon Series - But they also make it vulnerable. When the obituary of legendary computer game architect Matthew Sobol appears online, a previously dormant daemon activates, initiating a chain of events that begins to unravel our interconnected world. They power almost every service.
InfluxDutton - This bureau of technology Control uses the advanced technologies they have harvested over the decades to fulfill their mission. They are living in our future. Presented with the opportunity to join the BTC and improve his own technology in secret, Grady balks, and is instead thrown into a nightmarish high-tech prison built to hold rebellious geniuses like himself.
Their research will revolutionize the field of physics--the crowning achievement of a career. The Nobel. What if our civilization is more advanced than we know?the new York Times bestselling author of Daemon--"the cyberthriller against which all others will be measured" -Publishers Weekly --imagines a world in which decades of technological advances have been suppressed in an effort to prevent disruptive change.
Are smart phones really humanity's most significant innovation since the moon landings? or can something else explain why the bold visions of the 20th century--fusion power, artificial intelligence, genetic enhancements, extended human life, cures for common disease, and a host of other world-changing advances--have remained beyond our grasp? Why has the high-tech future that seemed imminent in the 1960's failed to arrive?Perhaps it did arrive.
Influx - . But only for a select few. Particle physicist jon grady is ecstatic when his team achieves what they've been working toward for years: a device that can reflect gravity. With so many great intellects confined together, can grady and his fellow prisoners conceive of a way to usher humanity out of its artificial dark age?And when they do, is it possible to defeat an enemy that wields a technological advantage half a century in the making?
Freedom TM Daemon SeriesDutton - The new york times bestseller Daemon unleashed a terrifying technological vision of an all-powerful, malicious computer program. Even as civil war breaks out in the american midwest in a wave of nightmarish violence, though reluctant, former detective Pete Sebeck—the Daemon's most powerful, operative—must lead a small band of enlightened humans in a movement designed to protect the new world order.
But the private armies of global business are preparing to crush the Daemon once and for all. In a world of shattered loyalties, collapsing societies, and seemingly endless betrayal, the only thing worth fighting for may be nothing less than the freedom of all humankind. Now, our world is the Daemon's world—unless someone stops it once and for all.
Freedom TM Daemon Series - . The daemon is in absolute control, using an expanded network of shadowy operatives to tear apart civilization and build it anew.
Kill DecisionDutton - But as enigmatic forces press the advantage, and death rains down from above, it may already be too late to save mankind from destruction. Don't miss change agent, the new novel from daniel suarez coming april 2017 used book in Good Condition. A scientist and a soldier must join forces when combat drones zero in on targets on American soil in this gripping technological thriller from New York Times bestselling author Daniel Suarez.
Linda mckinney studies the social behavior of insects—which leaves her entirely unprepared for the day her research is conscripted to help run an unmanned and automated drone army. Odin is the secretive special ops soldier with a unique insight into a faceless enemy who has begun to attack the American homeland with drones programmed to seek, identify, and execute targets without human intervention.
Kill Decision - Together, mckinney and Odin must slow this advance long enough for the world to recognize its destructive power.
DaemonDutton Adult - In a near-future run by thousands of autonomous computer programs that control the world's wireless networks, a dormant program activates in the wake of a legendary game designer's premature death and launches a sinister effort to dismantle society and enforce a new world order. 60, 000 first printing. Used book in Good Condition.
Kill DecisionDutton - But as forces even mckinney and odin don’t understand begin to gather, and death rains down from above, it may already be too late to save humankind from destruction at the hands of our own technology. In kill decision, bestselling author Daniel Suarez takes that fact and the real science behind it one step further, with frightening results.
Linda mckinney is a myrmecologist, a scientist who studies the social structure of ants. The shocking techno-thriller that cements daniel Suarez’s status as the heir to Michael Crichton and Tom Clancy—a terrifying, breathtaking, and all-too-plausible vision of the world’s near future. Her academic career has left her entirely unprepared for the day her sophisticated research is conscripted by unknown forces to help run an unmanned—and thanks to her research, automated—drone army.
Kill Decision - . Odin is the secretive special ops soldier with a unique insight into the faceless enemy who has begun to attack the American homeland with drones programmed to seek, identify, and execute targets without human intervention. Together, possibly irreversible, mckinney and odin must slow this advance long enough for the world to recognize its destructive power, because for thousands of years the “kill decision” during battle has remained in the hands of humans—and off-loading that responsibility to machines will bring unintended, consequences.
Unmanned weaponized drones already exist—they’re widely used by America in our war efforts in the Middle East. Used book in Good Condition.
Freedom TMDutton Adult - Well, more is here, and it's even more gripping than its predecessor. But the private armies of global business are preparing to crush the Daemon once and for all. The propulsive, became a new york times and indie bestseller, daniel suarez introduced a terrifying vision of a new world order, Daemon captured the attention of the tech community, an insidious computer program unleashed by a hi-tech wunderkind, shockingly plausible sequel to New York Times bestseller Daemon In one of the most buzzed-about debuts of 2009, controlled by the Daemon, and left readers hungry for more.
Former detective pete sebeck, now the Daemon's most powerful-though reluctant-operative, must lead a small band of enlightened humans toward a populist movement designed to protect the new world order. In the opening chapters of freedomtm, the Daemon is firmly in control, using an expanded network of real-world, dispossessed darknet operatives to tear apart civilization and rebuild it anew.
Freedom TM - Used book in Good Condition. Soon civil war breaks out in the American Midwest, in a brutal wave of violence that becomes known as the Corn Rebellion. In a world of conflicted loyalties, and the possibility that anyone can be a spy, rapidly diminishing human power, what's at stake is nothing less than human freedom's last hope to survive the technology revolution.
Artemis: A NovelCrown - The bestselling author of The Martian returns with an irresistible new near-future thriller—a heist story set on the moon. Jasmine bashara never signed up to be a hero. But jazz has never run into a challenge her intellect can’t handle, and she figures she’s got the ‘swagger’ part down. Jazz is no hero, but she is a very good criminal.
Because her little heist is about to land her in the middle of a conspiracy for control of Artemis itself. She’ll have to hatch a truly spectacular scheme to have a chance at staying alive and saving her city. Just rich enough to move out of her coffin-sized apartment and eat something better than flavored algae.
And it calls for a particular combination of cunning, technical skills, and large explosions—not to mention sheer brazen swagger. Sure, it requires her to graduate from small-time smuggler to full-on criminal mastermind. So when a chance at a huge score finally comes her way, Jazz can’t say no. Rich enough to pay off a debt she’s owed for a long time.
Artemis: A Novel - . Not crazy, eccentric-billionaire rich, like many of the visitors to her hometown of Artemis, humanity’s first and only lunar colony. Propelled by its heroine’s wisecracking voice, and brimming over with clever problem-solving and heist-y fun, suspense, Artemis is another irresistible brew of science, set in a city that’s at once stunningly imagined and intimately familiar, and humor from #1 bestselling author Andy Weir.