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Earth Rise
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,500. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Earth Rise covers the long, tortuous path taken by the races of the Earth to climb out of the mud, scrape, crawl and drag our way “one small step” at a time and join the glorious community of galactic civilization -- in essence, to reach the stars. The three novellas Wrench and Claw, Honor Bound Honor Born, and First Mars strive to highlight the science that will take us to the stars.
All Geeked Up
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Price: Free! Words: 67,390. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
From their humble beginnings as inventors of a handheld device with basic mind control capabilities, the tech-folk behind World Weary Avengers, Incorporated moved on to develop such gadgets as one capable of recording an individual's very personality and replaying it back into another person. Only a small group of testers stand between these audacious inventors and your very soul.
Verifiable
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,220. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In utopia nothing is unknown. The Cloud sees, records and shares everything. Apps can tell you anything about anyone from anywhere. No secret can be kept, no wrong can be done...except by a Ghost. Invisible to the Cloud and overlooked by humanity, these shadow people lead hidden lives off the grid. Unrestricted by the Cloud, a Ghost is capable of anything, even destruction.
First Mars
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,970. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
First Mars takes the next step – the first human mission to Mars. Because of the advances in virtual reality, humans have learned to control the awesome power released in the gas core nuclear rocket. Unfortunately, some people believe that no one should go to Mars at all.
Honor Bound Honor Born
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,800. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Honor Bound Honor Born, follows the tortuous travails of Hawk Stanton as he tries to stay alive on the Moon. A family man with a sense of purpose, Hawk is willing to risk his life to build the first commercial lunar base, the first real step for humanity off of the mother planet. But when his return is thwarted by governmental politics, Hawk must find a way to live for months instead of weeks.
Wrench and Claw
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,940. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Vesquith is a regular citizen, enlisted into the Army and assigned to work at a remote base on the Moon. After the lunar base is destroyed by a meteor consciously diverted by a rebel religious sect, Vesquith must figure a way to survive the harsh environment, protect his fellow comrades, and defend against invaders.
Full Medical
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Series: Clones and Mutants, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,210. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
It is 2053. Only the privileged few who can afford full coverage have access to all the medical advances of the last fifty years. Periodic terrorist attacks are the aftermath of instability and wars in the Middle East. The economy is dragging people into despair. This is a revised second edition of Steve Moore’s Full Medical, a sci-fi thriller about a human cloning conspiracy.
Audra
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Price: Free! Words: 4,580. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Far future technology has allowed scope for a tactical ship that can VR-merge with its pilot. The problem is, when such a craft is intercepted by alien pirates, the issue is not theoretical—who can control the consequences? . . . Space-thriller, 4400 words.
Conversations avec l'au-delà
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,100. Language: French. Published: August 22, 2011 by Le signe bleu. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Que se passerait-il si vous rencontriez le personnage de roman de vos rêves; si vous pouviez dialoguer avec l'auteur, disparu depuis des siècles, qui a transformé votre vie; si vous pouviez savoir ce qu'aurait été votre vie si vous aviez fait d'autres choix ? Notre réalité recèle de multiples niveaux. Nos idées y prennent vie et peuplent notre existence, tout comme les âmes des disparus.
The Movie Maker
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Price: Free! Words: 10,290. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A brilliant university student develops an innovation to revolutionize the holographic film industry . . . Putting the power of film-production into the hands of the creators is good for society, isn’t it? Certain people do not approve of the boon. A near-future, speculative tale with profound societal and commercial implications, hard scifi, 10,000 words.
Moon Dreams
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Price: Free! Words: 180,030. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(4.75 from 4 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.
A Simple Lens
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Price: Free! Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A washed-out burned-out alcoholic struggles with his life and has one last stand in his long series of career dead ends. He teams with fellow technologists to produce a marvelous invention in solar technology. The question is, is the world ready for such an innovation? Near future, hard SF, 4900 words.
Magnetic Reflections
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,490. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Three collected tales from Kevin J. Anderson & Doug Beason.
Cyberpunk Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,910. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Three classic tales from the golden age of Cyberpunk. In this collection of short stories bestselling Warhammer 40K author William King explores the grim future world of cyberpunk where cyborg warriors battle in the steaming jungles of Central America and corporate drug pushers use cutting edge military hardware to win their turf wars.
A Green Sun
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 41,870. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Fusion was impossible. Nobody would ever make a practical fusion reactor. Jolene Wu didn’t believe that. She was going to change the world with her fusor design, and free mankind from the tyranny of fossil fuels. But when the largest oil field in the world came up empty and gas prices spiked to ten dollars a gallon, it was no longer about changing the world. It was about saving the world.
The Nexus Odyssey
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 304,710. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
The Nexus Odyssey is an epic journey of human exploration. Overpopulation and its attendant problems force colonisation of another planet. Having achieved this salvation, the relations between Earth and Mars become fractious, and this leads to the development of interstellar propulsion capability, a joint strategy of humans and intelligent aliens. The problems are immense, and benefits uncertain.
Iraq 2050 (Tech Wars)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
The war born of the foolishness of our leaders never stopped. In 2003 we started a war. We started a war, but it never ended. Countless people died as the terrorists formed into a united group. Now we must face their wraith and fight for what little we have in a world gone mad. This is the story of one man and his struggle in this war.
Passing in the Night
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Price: Free! Words: 14,000. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011 by SSN Storytelling. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A year-long shift in the middle of the interstellar void can be dull. For the Fourth shift crew of the starliner Pericles, enroute to Earth from one of the colonies, the passage could best be called routine. Until sensors detect an unknown and unexpected object ahead. What they find in the endless night of space will forever change their universe. Assuming they survive to tell about it.
Digital Memories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,280. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Roger W. Banning was not alive when he awoke after being mugged in the parking garage at his brokerage firm. And he wasn't Roger Banning any more, either, because he had become an unwilling participant in a high-tech AI development. Like any other person with Type A personality, Banning objected to being exploited even though he was dead.
Evolve
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Price: Free! Words: 6,570. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
A scientist must face the hardest decision of his life: is humanity really faced with inevitability, or do we make our own choices?