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Erawan
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Price: Free! Words: 6,390. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Short story. In the second half of the 21st century, Charlotte Fisher's father moves the family to Thailand so he can take care of a tourist habitat orbiting Earth. Charlotte makes a new friend, learns about spirit houses, and goes to school. Everything is fine until the day the habitat faces a deadly danger.
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.
Magna Maquina Complete
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,400. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Segis wakes up in a computer shop with no memory of his past. But when he is confronted by a giant talking frog urging him to run he realizes something is horribly wrong. Segis' world was taken over by an entity named The Vacanty and what is left of the world is a never-ending shopping mall inhabited by marionettes; foul creatures made from products that roam the mall in search of Segis.
Curtains Of Time
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,680. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
This short novel about Gizmo and his gadgets is the start of a series. Gilbert Zachariah Morrison, aka Gizmo, was born under a full moon. To say he was a nerd with special abilities is another part of the story. To say he designed and built a spaceship that would take him anywhere in space and time is yet another part of the story. Let the adventures begin. Is it more than he bargained for?
Ephemeral Species Book Two - Survival
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,900. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
They were here to stay. There was nothing anyone could do. Nisha tried her best to ensure the survival of our species. And that could only be done if their species survived. Neither outcome was a sure thing. What she finally realized was that we were doomed to a slow extinction over the coming years. Yet, it was a good thing for her daughter and her friends.
Ephemeral Species Book One - The Dawning
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Price: Free! Words: 88,540. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
We've existed in our modern form for a small fraction of 1% of the lifespan of the Earth. What if our species is ephemeral? How could it happen? Who or what would replace us? Could our extinction be a good thing for those who follow us? They came to Earth but didn't care. Later, we became ephemeral, despite Nisha's efforts. Not because of a disaster or because of them, but because we chose it.
Paphos: Books 1-5
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Price: $3.96 USD. Words: 115,930. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Paphos: The Complete Series Books 1-5. When Austin brought his daughter to the unexplored planet Paphos, it was supposed to be a chance to reconnect with her. But when he and his crew of scientists discover an alien facility, all of that changes. Eager to become rich, the crew ventures in, surrounded by the remnants of an alien massacre. By the time they realize that something is there with them,
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
Manx Prize
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,180. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
In the second half of the twenty-first century orbital debris took its first large-scale human casualties from an orbiting tourist habitat. As a young engineer, Charlotte Fisher determines to win a prize for the first successful de-orbiting of space debris.
Entangled
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,320. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014 by Triple V Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Jared Dehl's trapped in a web of moments, lurching from one to the next. Never sure he's any closer to figuring out if the woman, Mary, really is his wife. Or who Cindy is, and why she's tracking his every move. A science fiction novelette from the author of "Walking Gear".
Glad You're Born
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 91,000. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A young woman, heir to a planetary governor, comes of age on a planet occupied by an indigenous alien moss. The planet's main industry, producing clones, is jeopardized by a shrinking supply of the liquefied moss, used as clone food. Amidst increasing clone agitation, the young woman discovers mounting evidence that her conception and birth may not have occurred naturally.
Drink the Water
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,370. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
After she gets pushed into the water and drowns, Xenobiologist Janine Meriwether finds herself on the same dock, looking at the person who pushed her in. Is she dreaming, or is something more sinister afoot? She joins three others with similar dreams of drowning—a traumatized emergency responder, a troubled seafood mogul, and a high-priced escort—to unravel the mysterious seaweed.
Make No Martyrs: Book 1 of the Eichi Testaments
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,980. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
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The Church Universal and Missionary-led assassins are the glue that hold the Second Empire together. But things come unstuck on Demeter, a small, metal-poor planet near the center of the galaxy. Rebellion is brewing, threatening the rejuv drugs; the Church has a hidden agenda; the missionary is having second thoughts; a battalion of Imperial Marines stands ready to invade; and there's this girl.
Master Plan
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Price: Free! Words: 107,010. Language: Romanian. Published: August 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Atunci când credeam ca nu mai este nimic de adăugat despre originea și destinul omenirii, o noua teorie vine să schimbe TOTUL. ... și istoria nu va mai fi la fel ... Vom afla vreodată cine suntem cu adevărat? vor continua să se întrebe filozofii, neștiind ca pentru cei aleși să ȘTIE, povara cunoașterii MASTER PLAN-ULUI este copleșitoare.
Runners: Escape Prison World or Die - Empire of Time
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Series: Empire of Time. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,710. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014 by Clocktower Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A man and a woman, strangers, escape from separate POW camps on an alien world and fight their way to a forbidden jungle island where other renegade humans are making a stand against the alien Kaarrk Swarm. Kion and Amela become partners - and pawns - in a galaxy-wide war waged by an inhuman enemy. Can they find their way home to loved ones, through a lost Time Train portal (#1 of planned trilogy)
Pioneers - Empire of Time
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Series: Empire of Time. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,540. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014 by Clocktower Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
25 light years from dying Earth, a lush, earth-like world emits thriving starport signals. Paul and Licia (lovers, among the six last surviving humans) make a desperate journey; but find only blue-skinned barbarians and enigmatic ruins; stone age villagers with dim cultural memories of star flight. In an ancient, long sealed mound on a plain lie answers to questions nobody ever thought to ask.
Nebula Express - Empire of Time
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Series: Empire of Time. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,670. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014 by Clocktower Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Motto of a lone, crippled starship hurtling in deep space: “Nothing is right near the speed of light.” Not the ship, not the mission, nor its people. Ridge and Brenna are drawn to each other in a powerful passion that defies the deadly madness all around--yet their love, too, is a symptom of all that’s wrong aboard Nebula Express. Evokes Ridley Scott’s Alien but scarier, even more thoughtful.
Thieves on the Long Dark Road
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Price: Free! Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
In this short story, thieves are coming to steal a planet’s last chance for survival. Only one guardian remains to stop them.
Telekinetic (a Hyllis family story #1)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,120. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
“Telekinetic” is the first of a series of stories featuring the Hyllis family, who tend to inherit telekinetic “talents.” The story is set after a plague induced apocalypse. Tarc can exert a few ounces of force with his talent which can be helpful in his role as a healer. But then some strangers initiate a violent takeover. Can Tarc’s weak powers, play a role in resisting this invasion?
Identità Rubate
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Series: Il Crononauta, #1. Price: $2.73 USD. Words: 95,090. Language: Italian. Published: August 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Dopo aver inventato il teletrasporto, Mark Browne è pronto per il meritato successo. Il congegno da lui inventato - la porta quantistica - consente di muoversi lungo distanze notevoli – migliaia di chilometri – nel giro di pochi minuti. Sembra l'inizio di un sogno, quando un imprevisto gli cambia la vita. Catapultandolo nel futuro.