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    • The Gravity Pilot

    • By: M. M. Buckner
    • Narrated by: Jay Snyder
    • Length: 11 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      2 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 1

    It is the polluted and gritty future, saved - sort of - by technofixes. Young skydiver Orr Sitka wants no more from life in future Alaska than he already has: a woman he loves and the chance to dive. When he makes a reckless, record-breaking jump that catapults him into celebrity, he’s courted by corporations that want to exploit his talent to make him a sports media star. But the dangerous jump that wins Orr infamy turns out to be a breaking point for his loving girlfriend, Dyce.

    Regular price: $24.95

    • War Surf

    • By: M. M. Buckner
    • Narrated by: Christian Rummel
    • Length: 14 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 4

    It's the 23rd century, and Nasir Deepra is 248 years old, wealthy, kept young by all-pervasive nanotechnology, a corporate executive, and bored with life. To spice things up, he has become an Agonist, dipping into war zones—many of them in satellites orbiting the Earth—and filming his daredevil antics.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Worst listen yet.

    • By Wiegand on 08-31-12

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Hyperthought

    • By: M. M. Buckner
    • Narrated by: Dina Pearlman
    • Length: 7 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 4

    Hyperthought recounts the adventures of a young man who trusts an unscrupulous doctor to enhance his brain function, and of a young woman who tries to save him. The year is 2125, and the Earth has undergone drastic climate change due to global warming. People crowd in sealed underground habitats. Feisty little Jolie Sauvage leads extreme surface adventure tours for rich executives. She introduces Dr. Merida to one of her wealthy tour group clients, Jin Sura, an arrogant but troubled young man with a terrible desire for knowledge. That will prove to be a disastrous mistake.

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Watermind

    • By: M. M. Buckner
    • Narrated by: Tanya Eby Sirois
    • Length: 12 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 25
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 10

    From storm drains, illegal dumps, and flooded landfills, all of North America's most advanced technology flows down the Mississippi River--microchips, nano-devices, pharmaceuticals, genetically modified seed--and lodges in the Louisiana delta. Out of this mire emerges a self-organized neural net, drifting in the water: the Watermind. It can freeze, boil, condense, and move--seemingly at will.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Who can I like?

    • By Amazon Customer on 02-05-10

    Regular price: $25.87

    • Neurolink

    • By: M. M. Buckner
    • Narrated by: Peter Ganim
    • Length: 12 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 10

    In the 23rd Century, corporations have replaced nations, and executives have absolute rule. But when an underground enclave of independent workers threatens the system, executive Dominic Jedes must negotiate with them face to face.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Futuristic occupy the planet story

    • By Michael G Kurilla on 03-22-12

    Regular price: $24.95