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Everyone's Island
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 78,730. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Garrett Fox has a dream: colonizing the ocean's surface. He's hardly begun when a deadly hurricane sweeps across his tiny artificial island, forcing him and his backers to rethink their plans. Instead of a nice, clean science project, Garrett's island becomes a haven for drug dealers, rogue scientists, prostitutes, and a cult that worships Robert E. Lee.
The Moon Life File
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,560. Language: American English. Published: May 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When America decides to tackle the laborious job of colonizing our moon, things go terribly wrong for Doctor Joshua Nikola and his band of pioneers. This includes a compilation of Joshua's audio log transcripts, as well as a narrative written through the eyes of one of the colonists as the mission turns into a disaster.
The Unfortunate Dutchman
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Price: Free! Words: 5,070. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 18th Century
The Unfortunate Dutchman is a tale of the many trials and tribulations faced by Jacob van Kal, an employee of the Dutch East India Company (VOC), during this travels to the Far East and his return to Holland at the end of the 18th century.
Passengers: Pioneers
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Series: Peter Salisbury's Passengers Science Fiction, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,420. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The fourth Passengers book follows the frantic rate of progress in three major colonies. New dangers overtake Raife and Nancy on Zeta Nine. Blis keeps a tight rein on his Zexx Two colonists, despite his complete dependence on them. Free Sentia is increasingly populated by dissident Sentience individuals. On each planet different factions vie for control, guaranteeing explosive tensions.
Something Real
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Price: Free! Words: 13,060. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013 by Less Than Three Press LLC. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Evan loves his work on International Space Colony 2, but he misses the colors of his life on Earth. Drawing the flowers he remembers from his mother's greenhouse provides a pale substitute for authentic living color, but it's the best he can find. Sean spends his days lost in his software while listening to the same songs on the same radio stations day after day. He would give almost anything...
The Red Flower was a War Factory
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Price: Free! Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A short science fiction tale taking place in 30,000 years from now on a hostile alien world called Errikus. A small team of humans are sent to investigate the site of some ancient ruins but soon discover they are not alone. This story takes place in the world of Deep Darkness an up and coming novel by the new author Stephen Landry.
Planet X91 The New Home
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Series: planet x91, sci fi. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,090. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
After being separated from the main colony, surviving a crash landing on an uninhabited planet, fighting a prehistoric bird, moving the spaceship to the beach, Clay Silver, Florian, Fawkes and Josh Quinn now must set up a safe home. When Florian decides on a swim in a rock pool the boys have to save her life from an alien. They soon discover they are being tested.
Mia's Legacy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,290. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
When a human colony spacecraft crash lands on a planet ruled by Dragons and populated by mythical creatures, they mistake the creatures rush to assist them as an attack, this mistake leads to years of war until a truce is forged by the Red Dragon, will it last, can they all survive.
In Small Doses 2 (A Short Story Collection)
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Series: In Small Doses (Short Story Collections), Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,690. Language: American English. Published: September 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
From the author of the Olivia Plymouth and Corporate Intent Series, something very different! A 2nd edition collection of eight unique short stories. This short story collection includes stories about animals , business analysts, a spiritual/sociological encounter (Illuminations of a Lighthouse Keeper), work burnout , starting a space colony, and excerpts from two older unpublished books
Badlands
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Series: IWC Science Fiction in Chronological Order. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,250. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2013 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The small settlement on the world of Caliente is suffering from a devastating drought and the two segments of the population are coming to blows over the remaining water. Someone has to be daring to keep everyone alive and Carmen del Santo Palo, a leader of one of the gangs, is reluctantly taking up the challenge.