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Anything That Spins
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Greta Rutherford, a simple mechanic, is used to solitude. For two years she has traveled through the void of space to a place in the wake of Jupiter’s orbit to repair an unmanned relay station. What she found there shocked her. Because she is not alone.
Little Brother's World
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 87,850. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by Gray Rabbit Publications / Fantastic Books. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
An updated Citizen of the Galaxy. In a world where pre-natal genetic engineering determines one's entire life structure, Little Brother is the only person without a GeneCode tattoo to dictate that future. When he teams up with a girl, the thrown-away offspring of the highest levels of society, they'll turn their world upside down…
Electric Wolves
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,980. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A group of six colonists awake from cold sleep partway to their destination - everyone else is dead, the ships cannot be landed, and an electronic warfare attack has left something malicious behind in the ships' computers. The survivors try to find out what happened, but discover that the hostile code is much more dangerous and important than they originally imagined.
Comet! (an Ell Donsaii story #5 )
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Series: The Ell Donsaii stories. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,310. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
"Comet!" is the fifth in a series of near future SciFi/Thrillers whose young heroine Ell Donsaii has a nerve mutation which has rendered her a genius and an athletic phenomenon. In “Comet!” she and her team begin exploring outer space using the wormholes she produced in "Rocket." Unfortunately Comet Hearth-Daster is on a trajectory to strike the Earth. If it hits it will wipe out civilization!
Artificial Squared
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,580. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Mark Mattias is a brilliant software engineer with the veritable "steel trap" mind. He has developed a greatly advanced Artificial Intelligence. Suddenly he awakes in an unknown room, with a total lack of memory, and begins remembering things he didn't realize that he ever knew.
Code Word Azurelight
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
An unconscious man arrives in an ambulance at a local hospital emergency room in Northern, Nevada. Dr. William L. Johnson, the resident doctor on duty, examines the man and finds a severe burn on the right side of his neck. He suspects that the man has received a lethal dose of gamma radiation from an unknown nuclear source. He calls the FBI and expresses his concern about the man.
Simpoc
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,810. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
99.9997% of all humans have been wiped out by a very suspicious virus. SIMPOC’s programmer doesn’t come to work that day, the next; or ever. Joan Herl the commander of the space station Oasis is forced to abandon the station because of dwindling resources. When they land on earth they are attacked by another thinking computer who would do anything to continue thinking
Lieutenant (an Ell Donsaii story #3)
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Series: The Ell Donsaii stories. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,220. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
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"Lieutenant" is the third in a series of near future SciFi/Thrillers whose young heroine has a nerve mutation that makes her an athletic genius. She has dropped out of grad school after using her quantum theories to invent a means for enormously improving communications. Flying UAVs for the USAF she recognizes that the PRC is going to invade Taiwan. Our response requires her new quantum devices!
Habitats (an Ell Donsaii story #7)
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Series: The Ell Donsaii stories. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,330. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
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“Habitats" is the seventh in a series of near future SciFi/Thrillers whose young heroine has a nerve mutation making her a genius and an athletic phenomenon. In “Habitats,” she is still finding uses for the wormholes she discovered. After a friend lost his hand, Ell uses ports to build better prostheses for amputees! Meanwhile, her small company is trying to build a habitat in space.
Allotropes (an Ell Donsaii story #8)
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Series: The Ell Donsaii stories. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,170. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
“Allotropes" is the eighth in a series of near future SciFi/Thrillers whose young heroine Ell Donsaii has a nerve mutation which has made her a genius as well as an athletic phenomenon. In “Allotropes,” one of her waldoes is exploring the ringworld she discovered at Sigma Draconis. The aliens there are doing surprising things with carbon allotropes! Can we learn to do the same?
Warrior One
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 42,240. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
For thousands of years the Gar have dominated the inner clusters of the Galaxy, expanding their sphere of control outward toward the rim. For a thousand years, humankind has been expanding throughout the quadrant of the galaxy where Earth resides on the furthest reaches of the rim. The first meeting of the two races was inevitable.
Tau Ceti (an Ell Donsaii story #6)
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Series: The Ell Donsaii stories. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,750. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
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“Tau Ceti" is the sixth in a series of near future SciFi/Thrillers whose young heroine Ell Donsaii has a nerve mutation which has made her a genius and an athletic phenomenon. In “Tau Ceti”, she is continuing to find uses for the quantum entangled wormholes that she has discovered. These wormholes aren’t big enough to send people through, yet they are making huge changes in our world.
AI Unbound
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,380. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Two stories about artificial intelligence from one of the most respected names in hard science fiction. Multiple Hugo and Nebula winner Nancy Kress gives us a fascinating look into the evolution of artificial intelligence and the impact it has on human society.
Lights in the Deep
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,900. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Ten astounding tales by triple award nominee Brad R. Torgersen. Go on fantastic new adventures at the bottom of Earth's oceans and at the edge of the solar system. Meet humans who are utterly alien and aliens who are all too human. Introductions by Stanley Schmidt, Mike Resnick and Allan Cole.
The Dark Colony
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Price: $3.87 USD. Words: 89,050. Language: British English. Published: September 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The adventures of a young policewoman begin at a space station at the asteroid Terpsichore in the year 2060, and follow her and her team as they track down a secret colony where women and children are kept as slaves. This is "hard" science fiction, with no magic forces or time-warps, where space travel is hard and takes many months. Fiction for people who believe we can get out there.
Rocket! (an Ell Donsaii story #4)
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Series: The Ell Donsaii stories. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,400. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
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"Rocket!" is the fourth in a series of near future SciFi/Thrillers whose young heroine Ell Donsaii has a nerve mutation which has rendered her a genius and an athletic phenomenon. In “Rocket!” she works out the enormous potential of the wormholes she discovered in "Lieutenant." Though they only provide small openings through space, the wormholes could prove to be a tremendous boon to humankind.
De grote museumroof
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,180. Language: Dutch. Published: January 5, 2012 by e-Publikant. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
In een heel verre toekomst bezoeken Lavid en Irmara het museum op Aarde in Parijs. Om Lavids gezondheid te kunnen herstellen, moeten ze een eenmalig en groot object uit dit zwaar bewaakte museum stelen. Wat moeten ze stelen en komen ze ermee weg? Met dit sciencefictionverhaal heeft Django Mathijsen thema 11 van Pure Fantasy gewonnen.
Attenuation: Letters From The Man In The Moon
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 47,010. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
How the world was made, as told by the guy sent to do it. Also, clues about to humanity's future, and fate, and a sort of how-to guide for the survival of all living things.
Second Chance God Killer by R. Richard
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,110. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Glarney Fered, a 71-year-old systems analyst and a black-belt in the self-defence art of Loro, living out the tag end of a rotten life in poverty in a futuristic world, gets a second chance at life after he’s hired as a bodyguard for a religious figure seeking a mysterious scroll of power…
Rescue (an Ell Donsaii story #11)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,980. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
“Rescue" is the eleventh of a series of near future SciFi/Thrillers whose young heroine Ell Donsaii’s nerve mutation makes her a genius and provides her some astonishing athletic abilities. In “Rescue,” President Stockton tells the FBI to tone down its efforts to imprison Ell. Unfortunately, the SCDF, a group of ultraconservative survivalists now has the President in their sights.