The Confederated Worlds implanted in Tomas’ brain the skills to make him a soldier. He had to learn for himself how to survive interstellar war.
Tomas Neumann enlists to escape his widowed mother’s strict religious household. Implanted skills ready him for combat against the Unity forces on New Liberty, but leave him unprepared for scornful comrades, inept leaders, and interservice rivalries. Guerrilla resistance sparks a spiral of atrocities, wounding him in body and in spirit. To survive the war and pursue his destiny, Tomas must learn the toughest lesson of all.
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New California was a wild and beautiful planet, settled by wealthy refugees from post-World War III America. So why did its founder commit suicide?
Desmond Park’s answer to that question leads him to share with disaffected young colonists a philosophy of freedom from the constraints of human evolution. But his philosophy of freedom will be opposed by Ashwin George, the colony’s new governor, as well as Tián Quán, the Chinese company monopolizing transport to and defense of the colony. Beset by external foes, an ambitious subordinate, and the temptations from leading a mass movement, Desmond’s only hope lies in winning a powerful, unlikely ally.
Reeling from his second divorce, and seeking new markets for his business, Walt Walther, an American expat in 2040s India discovers the key technology to make the adoption of virtual reality unstoppable. But when Walt combines his discovery with his growing obsession with sexually explicit virtual realities, he creates a tenacious opponent–Bhavna Prasad, wife of one his key employees. Clashing in mass media, board meetings, and the back rooms of Parliament House, their struggle transforms the destinies of superpowers.
Warning: Explicit sex. Recommended for mature readers.
Clay Shieffer seemingly had it all. He and his business partner had sold their neuroscience startup for tens of millions. But his outward success belied his discomfort with the police state growing under President Everton and America United in the aftermath of the 6:19 nuclear terrorist attack that had destroyed Washington, D.C.
When a mysterious hacker gives him hints, Clay finds the evil truth behind President Everton’s election and his own unwitting complicity in it. Inspired to bring down the President, Clay tells the wrong person and soon finds himself on the run from Federal agents and the U.S. Army. He must forge a rag-tag alliance of hackers, misfits, engineers, and conscience-stricken military personnel to seize control of New Washington and topple the tyrant.
But President Everton now wields Clay’s latest, most powerful, neuroscience invention, and is prepared to use it….