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Blue Ink: A Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,770. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Six-year-old Jason doesn't want to be cloned, even if his parents think it's a good financial investment. Concerned that his second self may not be happy, he secretly plans to violate the rules of his society... with unexpected results. About 3400 words. This story is also included in the collection DEAD MEN DON'T CRY: 11 Stories by Nancy Fulda.
The Breath of Heaven: Stories from Distant Worlds
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 18,270. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
This sampler pack brings together three stories by Hugo and Nebula nominee Nancy Fulda. From an isolated telepath who flees her destiny to a sentient computer struggling to behave ethically, this 80 page collection revisits questions initially posed by Asimov and Clarke, and casts the HAL 9000 story in an intriguing new light.
Brezlun
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Price: Free! Words: 130,970. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
For millennia the colonists of the planet Brezlun have lived in peace, in four utterly different cultures. The last of the starship’s androids, missing for centuries, returns to demand that a young woman join him on a quest, to travel the world and reestablish communication with the ship before he breaks down. But a fanatical sect of assassins threatens to kill anyone who attempts this blasphemy.
Project Green Earth
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Price: Free! Words: 9,500. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Children of a dying world, humanity's dreams could be realized on a faraway planet. A science team, fitted with the latest technology and advanced weaponry that Earth has to offer, is tasked with determining the extent to which this newly discovered world can support human life. But are they prepared for dangers both great and small? What truly lies in wait, light years away on the Green Earth?
Colony (Terran Chronicles)
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Series: Terran Chronicles, Book 3 ยท Terran Chronicles Universe. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,430. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Humanity’s first spacecraft, the Terran, returns home. The crew is stunned to discover that while their trek lasted for less than a year, three years has passed on Earth. Gamin technologies have begun making their way into everyday life for many countries. The crew of the Terran faces new challenges when they escort the coalition’s newest spacecraft, the colony ship Liberty, to New Earth.
Original Encounter
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Series: Dia Nova, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In the waning days of a war of independence, Commander Theo Paxton of the Dia Nova colony is sent to rescue a team of scientists who disappeared on the planet’s moon. When he arrives with his own team, he discovers a crash site and a single survivor. That survivor acts strangely, and then leads Theo to a discovery that has the potential to change the colony forever.