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Huckleberry Hax: Books in print
SIM By Huckleberry Hax
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A man awakes to find himself in a house, in a square region of land which is walled off on three sides by impenetrable glass and on the fourth by a black barrier. He is completely alone but for the... More > occupants of three other houses, with whom he can only communicate via virtual reality.< Less
Amazing Metaverse By Huckleberry Hax
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12 tales of mystery in virtual reality, from Huckleberry Hax, author of the 'ARK' series and 'Your Clothing is Still Downloading'.
AFK, in Pursuit of Avengement By Huckleberry Hax
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The door opened, quickly. He was actually quite an attractive man. He was slim and muscular, he had a square jaw and delicate fingers. He was wearing a nearly open dressing gown. "Hello,... More > Mica," I said. "My name is Thursday." I pushed the Taser into his abdomen and sent him jerking to the ground. THE VIRTUAL WORLD IS CHANGING. And Definitely Thursday is struggling to keep up. Once upon a time she tracked down metaverse cheats; now her job is to find the online criminals who would use the virtual world to con, rape and murder.< Less
Second Life ® is a place we visit By Huckleberry Hax
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Huckleberry Hax has been writing about the virtual world of Second Life® for eight years. This volume collects together 42 of these articles, including his monthly column for over two years at... More > the celebrated AVENUE SL lifestyle magazine.< Less
AFK By Huckleberry Hax
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"I look back now and I wonder when and where it all went wrong. I wonder when magical turned into mundane, when novelty turned into necessity. I wonder when it was that SL stopped being... More > something I chose to do and became something I needed to do instead. I wonder when it was that I became addicted. *Really* addicted. I wonder if it could have been any other way, and I honestly doubt that it could have." A Second Life® detective reflects on cases and confessions, on love, on anger, on understanding Second Life as perhaps the greatest liberator there has ever been, and on falling for the oldest trick in the book, just the same...< Less
Beside an Open Window By Huckleberry Hax
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Thirty years after his girlfriend persuaded him to get a brain scan with her, Jason Harlan wakes up in the metaverse to discover he's been dead for thirty years. But where exactly is Rachel Petstoof,... More > now that her own death has triggered his activation? And who has the millions that Jason managed to accrue in his singing career? And what happened to him in the two years between his scan and the car crash in which he died? In a thought-provoking portrait of a future in which the digital dead work and play alongside the living, 'Beside an Open Window' probes the nature of consciousness, of the sensory word we inhabit and the nature of human relationships.< Less
AFK, Indefinitely By Huckleberry Hax
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"This was it. This was what I'd wanted all those years. I'd given up all hope and now it was actually happening. It was actually happening. How many times had I dreamed of having her in my arms... More > like this, if only for one more time. And here she was. Right now." STEP STRANSKY IS DEAD And everyone knows now it was murder. And everyone knows now it was Definitely Thursday who murdered him. Can Thursday stay ahead of the law long enough to complete one last mission in the metaverse?< Less
AFK, Again By Huckleberry Hax
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I don't believe in God and I don't believe in the Devil, but I do believe that life is an ongoing battle between good and evil. Good is optimism and compassion and gentleness and empathy and joy. ... More > Evil is hatred and anger and bitterness and jealousy and apathy. And the only thing which can be found in both good and evil... is love. THE RETURN OF THURSDAY Step Stransky is dead and now all that Definitely Thursday - the remaining partner of the Step Stransky Second Life (R) Detective Agency - has to do is live with the fact of being his killer. 'AFK, Again' is the new sequel by Huckleberry Hax to his popular 2007 novel, 'AFK'.< Less
Your clothing is still downloading By Huckleberry Hax
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What's a guy to do when his best friend asks him to impersonate him for an evening in Second Life®? What if the person he wants fooling is his wife? And what if the impersonator has fallen in... More > love with her before the week is over?< Less
My Avatars and I By Huckleberry Hax
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Ten conversations in Second Life®. Eight avatars. One woman, searching. But searching for whom? And why? From the author of 'AFK', a Second Life story about love, dedication and 1970s furniture...