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Beware the Boojum
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,740. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013 by Imagination Fully Dilated Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
If love conquers all and the standard model of particle physics only accounts for 5% of the universe, then... When isolated, almost totally insane asteroid miner Bracken MacFie sets his sights on being reunited with the lost love of his life, who is absolutely, totally bat shit nuts, he must overcome the ambitions of the man who separated them and the avarice of institutions.
The Floor of the World
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 66,410. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
This adventure novel retrieves one of the hoariest old plots in science fiction and makes it fresh again with updated physics and likable characters. It has two wisecracking young men, two plucky girls, two races of aliens, two odd planets and much too much more: physics, religion, dishwashing, gospel music and of course, great whacking gobs of exposition. Science-minded readers may like it.
The Beam: Episode 1
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Price: Free! Words: 30,840. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
In 2097, the North American Union is walled off from the Wild East, humans are enhanced by AI and nanobots, and the omniscient network of The Beam connects everyone. The country is ruled by two parties: Enterprise and Directorate... and every six years during Shift, citizens decide their party, and determine who they are and will be allowed to be.
Ribbon To The Sky
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,880. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A rogue asteroid threatens all life on Earth! Ascend the fabulous space elevator with Captain Andy Anderson on a mission with a group of scientists to investigate Scranton Asteroid, a mission that leads to an amazing discovery. When Andy discovers a sinister plot to sabotage the mission, only a race against time can save the day.
Godspeed
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 110,030. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Jay Hara is an ordinary young man growing up on the isolated planet of Erin. But Jay dreams of adventure and escapades and the legend of the lost “Godspeed” drive which allowed humans to travel at faster-than-light speeds. Godspeed is a true coming-of-age tale told in the classic tradition of R.L. Stevenson’s Treasure Island. A modern day pirate story, set among the stars.
Perfects (Exodus #1)
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Series: Exodus, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 12,200. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Charlie is in his early 20s and has been campaigning for civil rights for the genetically modified. Being genetically perfect he cannot use his talents legitimately. So is trafficking people out of the country to safety. Into Charlie’s life comes Pandora, a young woman fresh from the same children’s home Charlie grew up in. This is the first part of the main story arc in the Exodus series.
America One - Return To Earth (Book 4)
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Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 134,900. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
Ryan Richmond has dreamed about going to space since the age of seven. Now, Ryan Richmond is in his fifties, has angered, fought with, shot at many of the World’s most powerful countries from Space, and is not welcome in the Northern Hemisphere. Ryan doesn't really care, as he is millions of miles away, enjoying himself flying around the solar system, and about to return to Planet Earth.
Social Psycho
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,300. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A short story set in the near future. What happens when your social media profiles turn bad?
Star Cross'd Chatters
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,670. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A short story about love and technology with a twist. Two star cross'd lovers meet online and fall in love, but all is not what it seems. Their world is about to get a little bigger.
Engines of Life: Tales of Evolution
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,920. Language: British English. Published: July 10, 2013 by Greyhart Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Six piercing novellas and novelettes of philosophical science fiction, lovingly crafted by a prize-winning author to provoke and arouse. Includes the controversial cli-fi story, 'Truth'.
Marker Stone
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Series: Through the Fold, Book 1. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 34,040. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
There’s trouble on CMC-6. Sally Buds’ patients suffer from low-gravity syndrome because the Mining Company won’t provide gravity generators. Also, a costly mining robot vanished, but then reappeared after it was replaced. Sally wants to know Where it went, but the station commander does not. What's in the Kelthy region and why do things disappear there? Not knowing could be worse than finding out.
The Battle for Mars
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,790. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
When the miners on Mars form a trade union and call a planet wide strike, the Council of Economic Unions on Earth order the federal forces on Mars to take a firm hand, but when the federal Marines execute the union leadership live on the vid stream, Eddie Falcon, leader of the so called terrorist organization known as The People's Fist calls for all out war on Mars.
AMP Messenger
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Series: AMP, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 76,830. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In a distant galaxy, humans are on the run. For a thousand years they have fled from an enemy that is bent on their annihilation. The only real defense is their home, a great station called the Grid with a faster than light drive that is unmatched for speed. War is coming and fate will place Don Grange smack in middle of it. Is Man ready? Don Grange doesn't think so!
Timeplane
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
In a strange twist on classic time travel mechanics, Gareth Kuykendall volunteers for the Timeplane project, in an attempt to forget his failed marriage. Timeplane is a short story by Science Fiction writer, Jon Ladner, author of The Turing Test.
The Tragic Tale of a Man in a Duster
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Lost in deep space, Reeves knew rescue would never happen. But around him the Western, a supply ship full of a lifetime of living, could keep him alive. Fresh fish from the hatchery, fresh meat from the stored animals, fresh fruit and vegtables from the botanical gardans. Completely alone, no boss, no one to tell him what to do. What more could a cowboy from Idaho want?
Once Humans
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Series: The Daimones Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,980. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(5.00 from 1 review)
2013 PRG Reviewer’s Choice Award Winner in Science Fiction Series 2014 Readers' Favorite International Book Award Winner - Honorable Mention in Science Fiction Mankind is undergoing rebirth, the new arrivals watched by the Selected: those transgenic beings created by the Moîrai. Peace and security of the cradle are suddenly shattered by acts of sabotage set to disrupt the fragile balance.
Teddy Hunter: The New World Order
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Series: teddyhunter, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 104,750. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(5.00 from 1 review)
cyborgs, AI invaders robot-hunters and the underground all meet; and the meeting isn't friendly.
The Dark of the Moon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,780. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
“The Dark of the Moon” is a collection of five hard science fiction short stories and three supporting science essays. It is volume one in a series of e-books called “Hard Squared Science Fiction” that intentionally set out to provide the vision people need to solve the great problems of the 21st century.
Glitch
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 86,500. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Rob Shay makes an incredible discovery: a glitch in space that opens an impossible path to a star and its planets. All Rob wants to do is be part of exploring the Helios system, but unexpected problems keep getting in his way. Rob struggles to stay with his mission in a world he can't control. The story is rooted in today's technologies with a futurist view of the world.
Más allá de Némesis
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Series: De Némesis a Akasa-Puspa, Book 2. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 116,680. Language: Spanish. Published: June 11, 2013 by Sportula. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
En Némesis, Aguilera y Redal nos mostraban la destrucción de la Tierra a manos de las inquietantes y siniestras inteligencias que habitaban en la Nube de Oort, en los confines del sistema solar. ¿Qué ocurrió después? ¿Cómo sobrevivió la humanidad? ¿De qué forma evolucionó y qué nuevas sociedades creó?