Books tagged: asteroid belt

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Tumbler
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,300. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Libby Carter wanted to get away from it all, so she took a job mining asteroids as far out into the inky blackness as possible. However, her escape turned into a trap, leaving her stuck in indentured servitude, living on a tiny rock in space. As she tries to dig herself out, she gains friends and finds adventure.
Cold Comfort
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,510. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
A science fiction short story with a Twilight Zone twist by bestselling writer Dean Wesley Smith. About to die a horrible death alone in the asteroid belt, his crew members already dead, Ben discovers that he might yet have a future. And he might get to see his wife once again. But it’s not the visit or the future he ever would have imagined possible.
Active Learning: Berlang, the Bear Goes to the Planetarium Book 2
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 380. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Entertainment
Come and see the beautiful planets of the Solar System along with some of their moons. You can see Venus, the twin to Planet Earth, along with Planet Earth and our Moon. You can also view the beautiful red planet called Mars. Visit Jupiter, the largest planet along with Saturn and its spectacular rings. Enjoy!
Custodian
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,740. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
There may come a point in the future, or perhaps it's already been reached, where the power of multi-national corporations is as great as national Governments. That is the theme taken for this third book in the author's 'first contact' series. If Governments can't regulate vast corporations who knows what unspeakable horrors might be going on?
The van der Rohe Forgery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,950. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012 by CV-2 Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Fakes. Johan's newly purchased antique Barcelona chairs, perfect examples of van der Rohe's original design, came fresh from an asteroid factory, not from the prior century on distant Earth. Facing his wife's anger, risking their friends' scorn, could he use an interplanetary crisis to turn the tables—and chairs?
La Rubia
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,750. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012 by CV-2 Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Francisca's small settlement of Mexican refugees needed help defending itself from pirates roving the asteroid belt. But what would she do when the only help was offered by a European renegade whose combat robot had destroyed Mexico and killed her son?
Outward Bound
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,120. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012 by Grey Cat Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
When law and order fail on Earth, Deputy Griffin Douglas hops a transport to a sleepy lunar colony untouched by the turmoil, but a cry for help diverts the ship. Pirates are raiding the frontier mining camps. The miners need justice, justice needs a lawman, and one dejected lawman finds that perhaps he's not yet ready to hang up his guns, after all.
The Impossible Ambition
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Series: Saturn 2020, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,500. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A childhood dream that grew until high school graduation. Then shattered because he was nearsighted. After forty years of work, an unfortunate accident kills all possibility of even going there! One morning a telephone call. A chance to work toward helping others achieve his dream. Could it really be possible? Herding cats seems simple compared to his new job.
This Old Rock
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Price: Free! Words: 22,130. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013 by Variations on a Theme. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
THIS OLD ROCK by G. David Nordley looks at a novice family trying to make a life for themselves in the asteroid belt. The pesky government inspector refuses to approve the home Dolph and Sasha have carved in their very own homesteaded asteroid. Is it a conspiracy to take their home from them? Or are there other lessons to be learned if they're to live and thrive in space?
Az's Children
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,150. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Beware when you meet the daughters of lawyers! However, if your mother has a spirit guide and your father is possessed then life is something other than what you might want. The challenge begins when each follows their parents wishes or tries to break free.