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An Alien Incursion
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,110. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The American Federated States Space Forces are finally ready to meet the enemy, but this time they will be require to land on their foe’s fortified position. But will they be strong enough to eliminate the threat to Earth and all of its inhabitants before the enemy reinforces its position? There is only one way to find out and that is by throwing themselves into the heart of the enemy.
Pase de un Día
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014 by CV-2 Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A billion Third Worlders wanted to work in the United States. As a lucky holder of a daypass, Chalo had the opportunity to teleport to his job, unless he overstayed his shift. Or lost his daypass.
Shackleton's Burden
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Price: Free! Words: 9,840. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
SHACKLETON'S BURDEN, is a science fiction novelette that starts the stalking of the adventurous Alec Shackleton through the Eleven Wonders of the Universe with a ragtag team, his side-kick Dancer, a cocky android. Their quest: to find technology left behind by the fallen Empire of the First Ones in the far reaches of the galaxy.
Aerobrake
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014 by Triple V Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Claire makes a good living in her tiny orbital ship, repairing busted and broken-down satellites. When she gets a distress call, the last thing she expects is for it to be from her son. To make matters worse, it looks like the only way to save him is by landing the ship. But neither ship was ever designed to enter the atmosphere. Originally published in The Colored Lens, 2013.
1/2986
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,150. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Remnants of humanity are scattered high in the mountains, far from the deadly disease that wiped out ten billion lives. While everyone claws for survival, Micka cuts lines and numbers into her skin. The day she decides to press the blade deeper, a stranger steps into her life and makes an offer she finds hard to decline.
The Fringe of Society: Exordium
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,780. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
What happens when a fanatical religious terrorist organization manipulates two galactic empires into war with each other, when each entity believes that the other started it?
Adrift on a Sea of Stars
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,620. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The crews of three starships arrive at nearby stars to discover that during their long interstellar voyage Earth had stopped transmitting.
Stone 382
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014 by Triple V Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Keith's in charge of Stone 382, an alien relic that's a waypoint to the stars. Stuck with Jimmy in the dilapidated, pokey, glued-on station, Keith just wants to get home to see Sue. But when the alien builders arrive, everything's going to change. A science fiction story originally published in Perihilion, by the author of "Walking Gear".
Colours of the Soul
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,400. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014 by ReAnimus Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Why are cheetahs the most perfect of creatures? Besides because they're cats, that is... Cool, mind-blowing stories from a master.
Rage of Stars: Book Three of The Sigil Trilogy
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Series: The Sigil Trilogy. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,640. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014 by ReAnimus Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
The concluding volume of Henry Gee's incredible Sigil Trilogy! The Universe is still dying from within and the young Drover tasked with stopping the rot is still racing against time. The concluding volume of Henry Gee's incredible Sigil Trilogy!
The Sigil Trilogy (Omnibus vol.1-3)
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Series: The Sigil Trilogy. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 250,930. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014 by ReAnimus Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The amazing Sigil Trilogy complete in one volume! The amazing Sigil Trilogy complete in one volume! From Nature Editor Henry Gee comes a story of breathtaking scope and beloved characters. Spanning millions of years and the breadth of the universe, The Sigil Trilogy is an epic tale that explores the nature of humanity, belief, and love.
The Best of Hal Clement
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 140,570. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Hal Clement, one of the all-time greats of science fiction -- named a Grand Master by the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America in 1999 -- was defining hard science fiction before such distinctions were even being thought of. This collection presents some of his finest shorter pieces as collected by his friend and colleague, Lester del Rey.
The Antarctic Discovery (Novelette)
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Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 26,470. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014 by CosmicBlueCB. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A new high quality action-packed science fiction horror thriller! Something has buried itself deep beneath the ice near an Antarctic American ice station! Something of inconceivable alien origins emerged out of space and crashed at a tremendous velocity and Russian intelligence agencies uncover it first! They uncover a deadly mind-bending voyager and try to make contact!
First Lights
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 199,030. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
It's been over twenty years since Elgin and Singhal and their crowdsourced sunshield saved the world from runaway climate change. Or at least bought the world a little time.
UFO Observer pt two
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Series: UFO Observer. Price: Free! Words: 160. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
UFO observer pt two: The local scene. 50 pages of cartoons detailing the continuing adventure of Hector and Shelly. Hector has been sent here to observe the current extinction-event, and report on survivors.
Dark Iron King II: Arcadia Falls
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Series: Unreal Universe. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 399,120. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Garth and Barnabas have reached Ickford, all based on the smith's promises that the Queen of that dank City will be able to rid him of his ailment. What happens instead is beyond anyone's imagination and will change the face of Arcade City until The Dome falls. The Outside Realm fairs little better; Politoyov is missing, Tendreel still digs, The Horsemen seek to remove Huey... What happens next?
A Million Castaways
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Price: $3.30 USD. Words: 53,120. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Our world is dying, people are starving and fighting over the few remaining resources. World Builder Corporation says it has developed the technology to build habitats and is recruiting. Unable to find work, despised by his ex-wife, Vincent is recruited only to discover that something is very wrong on the World Builder space station.
The Dream of Planet Bloom (Mother’s Milk Space Stories, Book 1)
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Series: Mother's Milk Space Stories, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 19,100. Language: American English. Published: December 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A deadly accident on Starship Scorpio forces Captain Megan Ashley to forbid further usage of the dream resonator, a powerful alien technology that allows the crew to visit parallel dimensions by placing themselves in a state of wakeful dreaming. First Commander Sy Rikes talks her into changing her mind and goes on to create a dream program of a fictional alien paradise he calls planet Bloom.
Altruism
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,480. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
It would be interesting to learn what a first-world government would do, if the private sector set up its own private, well-armed and modern police force to protect itself from the same government.
Rigil Prime w ogniu
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,680. Language: Polish. Published: November 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Od Incydentu na Rigil Prime minęło osiem lat. Los kolonistów jest nieznany, zdekompletowana załoga "Zeusa" krąży wokół Proximy, bez cienia nadziei... .Czy politycy z Ziemi zaryzykują wysłanie odsieczy?