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Mining Games
Price: Free! Words: 17,320. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(4.88 from 8 reviews)
Space mining is big business and corporations compete fiercely to exploit our solar system’s rich minerals. Spacial Alloy, a dominant firm on world markets, ruthlessly leads the pack on all fronts: exploration, exploitation, and production. Unfortunately, in space, incriminating evidence can drift around for a long, long time.
The Trilisk Ruins
Series: Parker Interstellar Travels, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 69,360. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(4.75 from 8 reviews)
When a group of artifact smugglers recruits her, Telisa can't pass up the chance at getting her hands on objects that could advance her life's work. But she soon learns her expectations of excitement and riches come with serious drawbacks as she ends up fighting for her life on a mysterious alien planet.
A.L.O.M.
Price: Free! Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
The year is 2130. Long gone are the days of high definition television and rock and roll. Mankind has entered the greatest age of technology. Vlad Kappel is a man of few words and even fewer desires, one of them being a dream to pilot the world's first time machine which he has helped to invent and build.
Dragonfire
Price: Free! Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014 by Two Moons Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
This is a short story. Dragonfire is the name of the game, a new, totally immersive computer game set in a fantasy world. Figurative dragons lurk in hidden places, the stakes are high, and losing the game means losing your life - or does it?
Passengers to Zeta Nine
Series: Peter Salisbury's Passengers Science Fiction, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,930. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(4.71 from 7 reviews)
Raife and Doctor Nancy Zing’s electronic DNA records and mind patterns have been travelling for one hundred and twenty years. They will be the first humans to see Zeta Nine, a beautiful Earth-class planet covered in lush vegetation, warm seas and having an apparent absence of predators. Everything looks perfect, or is it too good to be true..?
Going Somewhere Else
Price: Free! Words: 1,160. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A space explorer readies for a voyage that will never return. Part of the "Break Bites" Series: Stories short enough to read when you get a break from your everyday activities. About the Author: Amber D. Sistla was born in Oklahoma and now lives in the Pacific Northwest. She has a degree in computer science and has six U.S. and E.U. patents. Her fiction has appeared or is forthcoming in Nature,
Far From Home 1: Legend
Price: Free! Words: 19,040. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Follow the adventures of Captain Jessica King and the crew of the Defiant as they find themselves pulled into a black hole and thrown from everything they have ever known. If you liked Battlestar Galactica, Star Trek and Star Wars then you will LOVE the Far From Home Series, a 12-book epic adventure unlike anything you've ever read!
Moon Dreams
Price: Free! Words: 180,030. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(4.50 from 6 reviews)
In the third decade of the twenty first century stagnation is driving the world to the brink. Into this world a pair of idealistic inventors introduce a technology that will give mankind the solar system, but will the forces of good or the powers of repression take hold of the technology and shape the future to their desires.
Original Strand
Price: Free! Words: 10,050. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
The human race did its best to annihilate itself and certainly went out with a bang. Hundreds of nuclear devices and biological viruses have transformed the earth into a no man’s land. For the isolated moon survivors, biodiversity takes on a whole new meaning. The story is roughly 9 700 words and was originally published in the June edition (2012) of eFiction.
Intelligent Design:Revelations
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,640. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
“Intelligent Design: Revelations is a wonderfully absorbing science fiction novella presenting existential questions that occupy the reader’s mind long after the book has been put down....he dialogue is well-crafted and meaningful and the characters fully reveal their humanity as they interact with one another and react to events that are life-changing and beyond control.” - Suzanne Owen, Editor
Halfkinds Volume 1: Contact
Series: Halfkinds. Price: Free! Words: 95,930. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In a world where a select set of species co-exist with humans intelligently, the first half man, half animals creatures are born. The highest form of power, the United Species Alliance, wants them dead, and an elite team has been sent to kill them. From there, it's a survival of the fittest showdown. Who will be left standing?
Radiant Crossing
Price: Free! Words: 5,550. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Adventure » Action
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
It's Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving, 2013. Hamilton "Hamfist" Hancock is in command of a Boeing 777, over the middle of the Atlantic Ocean,when most of the electronic equipment on the aircraft becomes inoperative. Hamfist must decide where to take his aircraft that will best protect the safety of his 200 passengers. And he must make that decision soon. Very soon.
His Robot Wife
Series: His Robot Patience, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,980. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(4.46 from 13 reviews)
In His Robot Wife, the novella-length sequel to His Robot Girlfriend, it is the year 2037 and Mike has been married to his robot wife, Patience, for five years. Troubles are on the horizon though. Prop 22 promises to annul marriages between humans and robots. And Patience hasn’t quite been herself. Is there something wrong, or does she just need a software upgrade?
Smallworld: A Science Fiction Adventure Comedy
Price: Free! Words: 92,470. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2010 by Fingerpress. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(4.33 from 6 reviews)
"A showcase for Green's bone-dry satire. A delight." - The Telegraph "A talented writer having lots of very smart fun" Mount Ararat, a world the size of an asteroid yet with Earth-standard gravity, plays host to an oddball community whose children are protected by the Devil, a mechanical killing machine. But who placed the robot there, and who - or what - is really in need of protection?
Breakers
Series: Breakers, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 103,030. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
In New York, Walt Lawson is about to lose his girlfriend Vanessa. In Los Angeles, Raymond and Mia James are about to lose their house. Within days, none of it will matter. A flu strikes the Earth, nearly wiping out humanity completely. Just as the few survivors begin to adapt, they learn virus that ended humanity wasn't created by humans--it was sent from space. And the conquerers are here.
Bad Jump
Price: Free! Words: 13,120. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Nothing is ever easy in the wastelands left by The Teleportation Wars.
Daddy's World
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,490. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
(4.14 from 7 reviews)
A classic work from Walter Jon Williams, “Daddy’s World” earned the Nebula Award for Novelette in 2001. Little Jamie lives with his family in an eerily perfect environment. But cracks begin to appear in Jamie’s world that reveal rifts within his family, and he begins to see the terrifying reality behind the walls of his life, and know that perfection has its price . . .
The Scarab
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,390. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(4.11 from 9 reviews)
There are few problems that can't be solved with a little help from your friends and the proper application of high explosives. Ace mechanic Ethan rose to the top of the computer game circuit as the mysterious Scarab. During a computer-simulated race across Europe at a convention to test car designs, cyber-criminals kidnap his girlfriend. Fans of Speed Racer will enjoy this fast paced adventure.
Double Vision: A Quantum Suspense Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 128,920. Language: American English. Published: June 29, 2013 by Randy Ingermanson. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
There's a code even the NSA can’t crack. But Dillon Richard can. Dillon is a straight-arrow genius with Asperger’s syndrome. In just a few days, Dillon will finish the software to crack the “unbreakable” code that banks and terrorists use to protect their most valuable secrets. Everybody’s going to want a piece of Dillon. The Mafia. The NSA. And his two beautiful co-workers. Who'll get him first?
Asteroid
Price: Free! Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Interstellar astronaut Helene Kirsch surveyed asteroids for a privately funded research station in an outlying star system. Overworked and underpaid, she flew through the belt until her ship's scanning equipment met a rocky mass with high interference. If her intuition was correct, good things would follow and Hammond could deliver a steady paycheck for once.