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In the Future This Will Not Be Necessary

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A thought-provoking novel about a technology-obsessed cult and the disillusioned narrator’s obsession with the cult leader’s wife.
Published June 13th 2012 by Smashwords
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Tom Lichtenberg
Complete with a sweet trailer, this is a very good free sci-fi novel available on Smashwords. The main story tells of a freelance writer who becomes involved with a sort of techno-guru internet cult due to his previous involvement with the leader's ex-wife. Thus there is a personal element and a general/social element woven together in the narrative.

The techno-guru is a computer enthusiast who extrapolates the rate of growth of computing power into a concept of the Singularity involving a leap i
John Bui
Aug 01, 2012 John Bui rated it it was ok
I like redemptive stories, inspirational stories, adventures, and mysteries. This book had no adventure, no inspiration, and was short on redemption and mystery. I'm sorry but this book was depressing. I can appreciate the writing style which intersperses poetry every few chapters. However I can't enjoy the book with its self-loathing protagonist hung up a decade old romance and too afraid to voice his feelings. To the author's credit the book has thought-provoking ideas about religion, the ...more
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