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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.
The File
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 16,170. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Kyle White is the widowered father of teenage twins. He's also wanted by the government. His crime? Living off the grid in a totally plugged-in world. He's also working on a way to bring down the entire online infrastructure responsible for his wife's death. As the time nears for the implementation of his revolutionary plan, the question is - who can he trust?
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.
Chiller
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 195,870. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Chiller – one of Gregory Benford's most thrilling convergences of science and imagination! What happens when cryonics works? When scientists awaken the cryonically preserved "Chillers" who lie frozen and waiting? Benford gives us a story that snaps along through the crazed mind of a serial killer, the scientists he stalks, and the chilling results of science advancing against death.
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?
Bleak Rock
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,390. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
An accident on a distant asteroid mining base has plunged Seth and his fellow miners into despair. Food is running short, power is running low and tempers are flaring. As Seth and his work mates struggle to shut down as many power draining systems as they can, others have more brutal ideas for how to survive the long wait till rescue.
Renewal
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Series: The Nexus Odyssey. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 83,710. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Renewal is the fourth volume in The Nexus Odyssey. The city vessel Phoenix is in its 43rd year of the journey from Mars to the 55 Cancri system. The three species aboard are shocked to find Nexus is nothing like the Axis remembered. Renewal chronicles the struggle between the crew and a lifeform which tries to control them, while Mars is unaware of the same threat as the surface temperature rises.
Water: A Global Catastrophe
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,270. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A short novella about a future global drought and how 2 people struggle against this crisis. Story is told through 2 narratives. This novella is about 25,000 words long.
Memoirs of the Last Survivor
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,580. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
A story of the last survivor of a futuristic world war. This is a novella about 21,000 words.
The Darwinian Extension: Completion
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Series: The Nexus Odyssey. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 74,750. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
The Darwinian Extension: Completion is the third volume in The Nexus Odyssey. Over twenty years have passed since the Martian colony was founded and the planet has a thin but breathable atmosphere, and more than 50,000 citizens. The efforts to develop interstellar propulsion seem to stagnate when a breakthrough is achieved. Nuclear weapon proliferation on Earth raises the tension to flash point.
In Constant Contact
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Series: All Geeked Up, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 22,650. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(4.00 from 1 review)
The good folks at World Weary Avengers are at it again. They have a device that keeps you in continual contact with a "professional friend", guaranteed to always be there, whenever you need them, to be whatever you need them to be, but with friends like these, who knows what could go wrong? (Book Three of the "All Geeked Up" trilogy)