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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.
Poisoned Bluestripe & The Machine and Her Mahout
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,410. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Two hard science fiction short stories about the perils of colonization. In Poisoned Bluestripe, an idealistic investigator tries to prove a colonial culture innocent of genocide. The Machine and Her Mahout, a semi-finalist for the Writers of the Future contest, deals with the enduring love between a man and his sentient mining machine.
Josiah the Reformer
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Price: Free! Words: 51,120. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Josiah the Reformer is the debut novel from Jared Wallace Carter. Set on a colony settled on an inhospitable planet, a young boy searches for the sun which has long been forgotten.
Argel - Book Three - Resolutions
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Series: ARGEL, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,720. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2013 by Storymill Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Torn between exciting and fulfilling lives established on Argel and loyalty to the Union of Evolved Planets, Kyla, David, and Troy struggle to accept losing one or the other. Can the benefits of life on Argel outweigh years of training and education to become valued professionals for the Union? Love pulls in one direction and duty pulls in the other. However the choice is not theirs to make.