BEWARE! Between these pages, thirteen tales about augmented reality lie in wait to steal away your senses. Go on the hunt for poachers in a dangerous mist. Use your powers of reality-shaping to steal eternal life. Create a piece of art that embodies .. read more ..
When the Magistrate of the Rhakotis District calls Heron of Alexandria—the greatest inventor the city has ever known—to help him solve a curious disturbance involving the Temple of Bacchus and an agitated numerologist, he learns the true cost of numb.. read more ..
When the beasts die, so too does man.
The indomitable Jax fled the militant animists years ago out of safety for his son. Now his grandfather requests his return, promising an answer to his lifelong quest to save the oceans in return for a favor .. read more ..
For Walter Haggarty, stuck in a retirement home and wheelchair bound, isn't so bad. Every day brings a new adventure playing alternate-reality war games on his high tech eye-screens. At least until he draws the ire of the facility management. Then he.. read more ..
Tibor Case longs to escape high school and move onto his real life, the one he knows will be infinitely better than his current one. His only relief from the drudgery of school comes when he escapes to Old Detroit to play games him and his best frien.. read more ..
When Gabby infiltrates the Southlands, reality becomes a dangerous game.
Desperate to reach Zaela before war erupts, Gabby takes a chance that puts her life in peril. She asks the Coders to send her into the Southlands as a spy, a request she qui.. read more ..
Best selling author Thomas K. Carpenter has written dozens of stories set in the Digital Sea universe. In this collection are four stories.
“The Cageless Zoo”
The Digital Sea trilogy can be fou.. read more ..
When Tek, a pale-furred member of the alien Seeki race, saves the Maestro from assassins, his tribe pays the price for his choice. To save his enslaved people in the growing battle for control over his frontier planet, Tek must track down the Maestro.. read more ..
EXPLORE the edge of augmented reality in thirteen tales from thirteen fantastic authors. When the digital world collides with our real one, bringing all its problems and benefits, mankind will have to relearn what it means to be human.
In this gl.. read more ..
Visiting the galaxy's only Cageless Zoo should be a special treat for Melandre and her children. Except she's still trying to reckon with her husband's recent death and how she's going to raise two highly independent children on her own. As their vis.. read more ..
The greatest mystery of the ancient world remains the identity of who set fire to the Great Library in Alexandria.
One hundred years later, Heron of Alexandria—the city's most renown inventor and creator of Temple miracles—receives coin from a my.. read more ..
When the Frags escape to the Freelands, they find freedom has its own challenges.
Without the familiar rules of LifeGame, Gabby and the Frags stumble from one dangerous Freeland to the next, while conflict in the group threatens to split them up. .. read more ..
Two points for brushing your teeth. Ten points for keeping your room tidy. Seventy-two points for the Bioeconomic Game Design pop quiz on the ride to school in your personal FunCar. Another thirty for making every hurdle in gym class.
Life is a g.. read more ..
When religions spread like computer viruses, even atheists have to take notice.
An old enemy seizes control of the newly expanded Wiki-religion to create a new world order. To stop him, Zel must join forces with a mega-celebrity doing penance and .. read more ..
It’s 2052. A new reality is just a download away.
Decay is ubiquitious as the world's population shrinks under Sagan's Law. But no one cares as their lives are consumed by the Digital Sea: an immersive augmented reality that’s always on, seen thro.. read more ..
Escaping a rotting city that betrayed her dreams, an expectant mother must discover the truth about her husband's murder, utilizing the memories trapped in his augmented reality glasses... read more ..
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