Geneticus Book Zero
When Jay's future collides with a mysterious Artificial Intelligence machine from the past he discovers things in the present are not at all what they seem.
The extremely intelligent Jay Levant lives in the Homeland, a dystopian society on the planet Cenerea where intelligence is highly valued and every citizen is tracked and monitored. He enters the elite Homeland University and begins a serendipitous relationship with Elle Arcturis, a young woman from a wealthy family that uses sex to manipulate the Homeland's leaders. To Jay, Elle is his everything. To Elle, Jay is her ticket to the powerful position of Mother Arcturis, the second most influential person in the Homeland.
However, things begin to change when Jay is befriended by his University A.I. instructor, Harold Bouri. and what he learns about the old man's past and his relationship with an old Artificial Intelligence machine will change Jay's life forever...
With a touch of romance, a decent helping of conspiracy, a splash of action, and several big twists, Geneticus Book Zero is a mature sci-fi adventure that asks, What does it mean to be human?
Approximately 102,000 words in 34 chapters.