by Shale Nelson (Goodreads Author)
You'll also meet Dwight, a lonely bookworm, and Sharlut, the tempestuous girl who captures his heart.
One winter day, an ominous message from Sharlut sends Dwight scrambling across the city to save her life. Targeted by nosy drones, pushy AI merchants and pervasive advertising, Dwight must make all the right moves to save the girl he loves. How far will he go to hold on to her?
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by Dina Santorelli (Goodreads Author)
Daft Punk, the legendary electronic music duo from France, is currently the hottest band in the world. In May 2013, Random Access Memories debuted at #1 on the charts in over 97 countries—including the U.S., Mexico, France, the UK, Japan, Australia, and many more. But Daft Punk's fame is anything but new—they've been a huge global hit since the late 1990's, when they revolutionized house music, first in France, and then worldwide, transforming themselves into an international phenomenon.
Daft Punk's robot helmets and overall space-age look has become iconic for the millennial generation. This gorgeous, full-color book will be the perfect companion for fans around the globe:
—Reproducing their brilliant live shows throughout the course of their careers as musical artists
—Sharing their many musical influences, from the Rolling Stones to Elton John, and even Andy Warhol
—Charting their rise to international super-stardom
—Revealing the story of the men behind the masks [close]
by Tom Lichtenberg (Goodreads Author)
It's the end of the world as we know it, when the dreaded Singularity finally occurs and happens to be captu…more
It's the end of the world as we know it, when the dreaded Singularity finally occurs and happens to be captured, live on tape, by agents of the Frantic News Network, which freaks out, as usual, and causes a lot of trouble for the mild-mannered nanobot exterminator who happens to get caught in the crossfire
Unwritten Rules of Impossible Things:
What if someone - or something - stole one of your days? Just one, and you didn't know why, or what they had done with your life in that time? Young Philip Galvez and his friend Marcus Holmes found out for themselves when they decided to discover why there was a giant stuffed moose in a house down the road.
The New Guy in Moon Base Twelve:
They weren't exactly the crew the President had in mind when he announced his plan to build a permanent base on the moon so the Chinese wouldn't do it first, but there they were, a boring collection of peaceful, happy settlers who couldn't even get a decent reality TV show rating. Life was perfectly dull until the new guy arrived. Now if they could only find out who he was and where he'd come from. [close]
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― Eric Schmidt and Jared Cohen, The New Digital Age Reshaping the Future of People Nations
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