Buying Options

Unlimited reading. Over 2 million titles. Learn more
Read for Free
Kindle Price: $2.99

Save $9.00 (75%)

These promotions will be applied to this item:

Some promotions may be combined; others are not eligible to be combined with other offers. For details, please see the Terms & Conditions associated with these promotions.

Deliver to your Kindle or other device

You've subscribed to ! We will preorder your items within 24 hours of when they become available. When new books are released, we'll charge your default payment method for the lowest price available during the pre-order period.
Update your device or payment method, cancel individual pre-orders or your subscription at
Your Memberships & Subscriptions

Buy for others

Give as a gift or purchase for a team or group.
Learn more

Buying and sending eBooks to others

Select quantity
Buy and send eBooks
Recipients can read on any device

Additional gift options are available when buying one eBook at a time.  Learn more

These ebooks can only be redeemed by recipients in the US. Redemption links and eBooks cannot be resold.

This item has a maximum order quantity limit.

Deliver to your Kindle or other device

Share <Embed>
Kindle app logo image

Download the free Kindle app and start reading Kindle books instantly on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. Learn more

Read instantly on your browser with Kindle Cloud Reader.

Using your mobile phone camera - scan the code below and download the Kindle app.

QR code to download the Kindle App

Loading your book clubs
There was a problem loading your book clubs. Please try again.
Not in a club? Learn more
Amazon book clubs early access

Join or create book clubs

Choose books together

Track your books
Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free.
Ryan's Robot by [Brian Kacica]

Follow the Author

Something went wrong. Please try your request again later.

Ryan's Robot Kindle Edition

3.4 out of 5 stars 20 ratings

New from Used from
Create your FREE Amazon Business account to save up to 10% with Business-only prices and free shipping. Register today

Editorial Reviews


"A delightfully complex, even whimsical survey of the impact of robotics and special interests in one community, and possibly the world." - Publishers Daily Reviews"Kacica has a knack for inventing original characters, and with his richly detailed description,many scenes are truly cinematic. Additionally, his dialogue is great fun: snappy, clever,engaging." - BlueInk ReviewA work of science fiction that feels grounded in the present moment, Ryan's Robot was creatively imagined with intriguing world-building. It's cleverly plotted with many twists, turns, hidden agendas, ulterior motives, conspiracies, and surprising revelations ~ it introduces an intriguing and creative premise and delivers a compelling and thoughtful thriller." - IndieReader

From the Inside Flap

Plastics' are attempting to infiltrate human society in insidious ways, and a few astute people aren't having it in Ryan's Robot, which moves between real people and the robots which are replacing them.
There's a lot happening in Ryan's Robot, and no singular robot is at the heart of these events. From the introduction of Eva and her little robotic dog who try to get the residents of a small community used to the benefits of 'plastics' living alongside real people to the motivations of a son and magician who seeks to translate magic to life's challenges, Ryan's Robot takes some unexpected turns.
At times, it almost feels like there is too much going on. Murders, ethical and social issues, a son's changing relationship with his father, a quasi-romance...however, all these elements coalesce in a story that moves briskly but logically between all these facets and more.
Brian Kacica is able to keep all these topics on track as he juggles a myriad of special interests, from corporate to personal, and this keeps the story line flowing and intriguing. The reader never quite knows where it will wind up, and this uncertainty provides a satisfying element of surprise as Ryan's Robot continually challenges its own apparent trajectory and injects many food-for-thought moments to keep readers on their toes.
The result is a read which holds futuristic elements but is not quite sci-fi; crimes which can't quite be identified as such because their victims aren't human; an evolving romantic element which takes an unexpected turn; and even a futuristic time-travel theme that keeps readers guessing about where the story will end up.
Readers who appreciate multifaceted novels that hold no linear path to resolution will find this book a delightfully complex, even whimsical survey of the impact of robotics and special interests in one community, and possibly the world.
- Publishers Daily Reviews

Product details

  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B07Z2YDW96
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Magic Penny Press, Inc. (October 12, 2019)
  • Publication date ‏ : ‎ October 12, 2019
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • File size ‏ : ‎ 2735 KB
  • Text-to-Speech ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Screen Reader ‏ : ‎ Supported
  • Enhanced typesetting ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • X-Ray ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
  • Word Wise ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Print length ‏ : ‎ 319 pages
  • Page numbers source ISBN ‏ : ‎ 0998277789
  • Lending ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Customer Reviews:
    3.4 out of 5 stars 20 ratings

About the author

Follow authors to get new release updates, plus improved recommendations.
Brief content visible, double tap to read full content.
Full content visible, double tap to read brief content.

Brian Kacica is attempting to birth original content for the bored masses with creative minds. Grab a copy of one of his novels, if you think you're up for the challenge.

Customer reviews

3.4 out of 5 stars
3.4 out of 5
20 global ratings

Top reviews from the United States

Reviewed in the United States on April 2, 2020
Reviewed in the United States on March 15, 2020
2 people found this helpful
Report abuse
Reviewed in the United States on January 28, 2020
Reviewed in the United States on March 9, 2020

Top reviews from other countries

3.0 out of 5 stars A world where AI has reached new heights!
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on November 9, 2019
Viga Boland, author No Tears for my Father
4.0 out of 5 stars A Brilluant Book for Brillant Minds
Reviewed in Canada on November 12, 2019
Ravin Tija Maurice
3.0 out of 5 stars Almost 4 stars
Reviewed in Canada on November 14, 2019
Report an issue

Does this item contain inappropriate content?
Do you believe that this item violates a copyright?
Does this item contain quality or formatting issues?