Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Future Furious” as Want to Read:
Future Furious
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Future Furious

by
4.44  ·  Rating details ·  9 ratings  ·  7 reviews
WARNING: Contains rough language, badass female protagonists, copious amounts of chemically induced coping, and occasional violent outbursts. Welcome to a lighter side of Noir — New slick look, same GRIT taste.

Ganymede - 2591. Corporations rule with an iron fist. Subjecting all to an unending barrage of psychenomic warfare in the pursuit of separating hard won credits fr

...more
Kindle Edition, 417 pages
Published December 7th 2020 (first published November 28th 2020)
More Details... Edit Details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Future Furious, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Future Furious

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

Showing 1-16
Average rating 4.44  · 
Rating details
 ·  9 ratings  ·  7 reviews


More filters
 | 
Sort order
Start your review of Future Furious
Damien
Nov 29, 2020 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
The Whiskey Thief: Cyberpunk - Action Packed - Hilarious. Set on the future stage of Jupiter's Satellite Ganymede, it was a joy joining Hen’s fallible crew of bounty hunters through their action, struggles, and evolution. Entertaining through & through, with a depth that I really did not expect. What a ride!

On the surface TWT is seriously action packed and just freaking hilarious, but there are definite layers. Set in a tangible & relatable world (s) where colony corporations set the rules and
...more
Margot Dedrick
Dec 02, 2020 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This fast-paced dystopian novel held my interest throughout, with intriguing plot twists and detailed character development. With just the right balance of cynicism and humor, The Whiskey Thief has something for everyone. It's a modern-day 1984, with themes that resonate with today's political, economic, and social climate. W.K. Valentine artfully and skillfully holds a mirror up to society with a unique style that allows the reader to really connect with the characters.

As a group of unlikely mi
...more
Perry Heimermann
I have read a lot of science fiction novels, and after a while, they tend to feel like collections of borrowed ideas. This was not the case with W.K. Valentine’s The Whiskey Thief. It also wasn’t my typical ‘read to get sleepy before bed’ book as it took me through a broad range of emotions, kept my imagination churning, and was actually really funny! I have an EXTREMELY short attention span. Even through this, I still had a tough time putting the book down.

From the very beginning, The Whiskey
...more
Reading Our Shelves
Dec 11, 2020 rated it really liked it
Shelves: angie-s-shelf
Full review at: https://readingourshelves.com/2020/12...

“Future Furious” takes place in a time when humans have colonized many of the planets and moons within our own (currently known) solar system, but haven’t gone further than that yet. This particular story takes place on Ganymede, but our characters are in contact with others on Mars, Io, etc.

Government has been replaced by the top five corporations operating across the colonies. The entire culture is dictated by commercialism, advertising,
...more
Mike Firth
Dec 29, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Future Furious comes at you with a rag-tag crew that just wants to get away from the corporate/government BS that has everyone living like robots in this futuristic novel. After turning a few jobs the crew almost have what they need to escape it all, but after a job gone sideways things change (for the worse, for the better, you choose...). Now they have been unexpectedly handed the key to potentially take down the whole government/corporate system that is in place.

Utterly hilarious and unexpect
...more
Tricia Toney
Dec 12, 2020 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I received this book as an ARC in exchange for an honest review.

The 'Whiskey Thief' is a ragtag ship with a ragtag crew. They live on Ganymede, a hyper-consumerist society. Hen and her crew take on one last job in order to buy a vital part for their spacecraft. However, their client is hiding the truth and the job puts them in the crosshairs of some very powerful individuals. This novel is a very wild ride that will have you laughing and thinking until the end.
...more
Kaci
Dec 26, 2020 rated it really liked it
A good story about a motley crew.

Generally a good story about a hodge podge group in a sci-fi setting. Interesting background stories on each character that were enjoyable as well as the main plot.
David
rated it really liked it
Dec 31, 2020
Angie
rated it really liked it
Dec 03, 2020
James Wilson
is currently reading it
Nov 28, 2020
Joanna E.Lopez
marked it as to-read
Nov 30, 2020
Heather Barksdale
marked it as to-read
Dec 28, 2020
W.K. Valentine
Dec 08, 2020 added it  ·  (Review from the author)
Adrina
added it
Dec 12, 2020
Sara
is currently reading it
Dec 25, 2020

Readers also enjoyed

  • Going Green
  • Persephone Station
  • A Little Bit Wicked: Life, Love, and Faith in Stages
  • On Time: A Princely Life in Funk
  • The Witch Tape: A Scary Short Story (Horror Story)
  • Shoot Like a Girl (SHTF, #2)
  • Run Like the Wind (SHTF, #3)
  • Buried
  • Blackwater
  • One Night in London
  • Meet Your Maker (Delta Devlin #2)
  • Cyberpunk City Book One: The Machine Killer
  • Augmented Mind: AI, Humans and the Superhuman Revolution
  • A Dead Djinn in Cairo (Fatma el-Sha’arawi, #1)
  • Corona Crisis: Plagues, Pandemics, and the Coming Apocalypse
  • Deadly In Pink: A Cyberpunk Novella
  • Soup Night on Union Station (EarthCent Ambassador Book 17)
  • Proof of Life (The Potentate of Atlanta, #4)
See similar books…

News & Interviews

  Signed up for the 2021 Goodreads Reading Challenge and looking for tips on how to discover and read more books? We’ve got your back. (And if...
173 likes · 41 comments
No trivia or quizzes yet. Add some now »