Lee Gimenez (www.leegimenez.com) is the bestselling author of seven books and over fifty short stories. His latest novel, DEATH ON ZANATH, was published by Double Dragon Press in 2012. This novel became a bestselling book at Amazon and at Fictionwise, the Barnes & Noble Company. Three of his previous novels, THE NANOTECH MURDERS, VIRTUAL THOUGHTSTREAM and AZUL 7, also became bestsellers on Fictionwise. His novel TERRALUS 4, published in 2011, was produced into an Audiobook. THE TOMORROW SOLUTION is his collection of short stories. His next novel, BLACKSNOW ZERO, is due out February 2013. His books are available at Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Fictionwise, Books-A-Million, Books In Motion, Apple, Mobipocket, Amazon UK (England), Flipkart (India), Amazon CA (Canada), Booku (Australia), IBS (Italy), Amazon JP (Japan) and many other retailers.
Rogue CIA agent Angel Stone sets off a ‘dirty bomb’ in Honolulu, Hawaii, killing thousands and creating widespread panic. She threatens to do the same to several other American cities, including Washington DC, unless she and her shadowy group of terrorists are paid one billion dollars. The FBI launches a massive worldwide manhunt to find the elusive, ruthless criminals. Leading the search is FBI Assistant Director Erin Welch. She hires ex-Special Forces operative J.T. Ryan to help hunt down the terrorists. As the clock winds down to disaster, Ryan sets off in a frantic, heart-pounding chase that takes him across the U.S. and Europe. Can he and Erin foil the deadly plot and avert catastrophe in time?
Mankind reached the stars, colonizing planets deep in the galaxy. But a century later, the T'Akons, a powerful alien race appear. The machine-based aliens conquer the human colonies with their advanced technology. They also begin to remake humans into their own cybernetic likeness. On the planet Zanath, the aliens create cybernetic-hybrid humans that comprise a majority of the population. Unmodified humans are shunned on Zanath and forced to live in ghettos. One such human is Kira Zo, a soldier. She is smart, beautiful and headstrong. Kira organizes a Resistance movement to overthrow the T'Akons. She also seeks the support of the Elayans, an alien race from the other side of the galaxy, and mortal enemies of the T'Akons. But the T'Akons are determined to crush the Resistance, wounding Kira in the process, and killing most of the humans in a series of brutal, deadly battles.
Can Kira enlist the support of the Elayans before the Resistance is totally wiped out? The future of humanity hangs in the balance.
The year is 2071 and there’s a serial killer loose in Atlanta. Lieutenant Jak Decker, a homicide cop, is on the case but is getting nowhere. As the body count mounts, his boss assigns him a partner, the smart and beautiful Detective Cassandra Smith. Decker, a tough, wise-cracking loner, doesn’t want a partner, especially when he finds out she’s an android.
Life on Earth in the year 2074 is bleak following years of climate change, widespread viruses, and worldwide economic collapse. To save mankind, NASA prepares to send a starship with human colonists to Terralus 4, an Earth-like planet in the Alurian system. But then a powerful extraterrestrial race, the Believers, arrive on Earth, promising hope, peace and prosperity. At first they are welcomed as saviors, but over time a much darker side is revealed. Captain Aki Wu, smart and beautiful leader of the NASA crew, escapes Earth with her security officer Stuart (Mac) McKenzie, and travel to Terralus 4, where they land and attempt to colonize the planet. They battle the harsh climate and a variety of bizarre alien races that inhabit the planet, but finally succeed in establishing a human settlement. However, their efforts may prove futile when the Believers land on Terralus 4. Now, with the help of local aliens, they fight the Believers in an effort to ensure the survival of the human race.
The Tomorrow Solution is a thrilling, page turning collection of science fiction and fantasy stories by Lee Gimenez. It contains thirty-five stunning tales of speculation on the world of tomorrow. The stories include strange and fantastic future worlds; bizarre aliens; space exploration in far off galaxies; mind bending technologies; androids and artificial intelligence; human cloning; time travel; genetically engineered humans; alternate histories and twilight zone moments. And among it all, the human spirit fighting to master our new universe. (285 Pages)
Azul 7 is a page-turning sci-fi thriller, set in the 22nd century in the Azul star system. During a homicide investigation, Jake Montoya, a hard-as-nails cop, uncovers several unexplained deaths. Soon after, the Kademi, a bizarre but highly intelligent extraterrestrial race, lands on Azul 7, and offer to trade Faster-Than-Light spacecraft fuel for use of the empty desert lands on the planet. The Governor of Azul agrees, and from then on Jake’s world turns upside down as he finds the dreadful truth about the aliens and the death they bring. He becomes the leader of the Resistance movement, and with the help of his beautiful girlfriend Mei Le Tan, and a resourceful police captain, Erin Lewis, he fights the aliens and his own corrupt government in a bid to save the future of humanity. (226 Pages)
Cell (a short story) by Lee Gimenez:
The year is 2039. The government uses your cell phone to monitor and control your daily life. John Harris is a computer programmer who unwittingly gets caught up in a deadly plot to destroy the world’s communication system. (12 Pages)