Books tagged: contemporary science fiction

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Alien Winter (Salmon Run - Book 2)
Series: Salmon Run, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,910. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2011 by Star Catcher Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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A haunted lodge and lurking aliens? The Salmon Run Lodge needs a good cleaning. Hard to do with the plumbing and power constantly going out. Then there are the strange unexplained noises. Nanuk struggles with his own problems. The Admiral insists he take along a new arrival to the Earth mission no matter how it disrupt his scientific human observations. How can alien and human worlds not collide?
The Singing Lakes (Salmon Run - Book 3)
Series: Salmon Run, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,220. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011 by Star Catcher Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
First came the blizzard. Then the earthquake hit. Even as the people of Salmon Run rally to pick up the pieces, Zach and Sasha start hearing a voice singing across the radio. Singing no one else can hear. They know the hidden aliens must be involved in some way, but how do you find aliens who want to remain hidden? And what does all this have to do with Lake Iliamna?
Blind Spot
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011 by Wonderland Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
When everyone else looks at “The Mirror of the World Without You,” they see art--art that removes them from reality. When Thomas looks at it, he sees technology...and danger to the artist behind it. He offers Maxine a sweet deal to come and work for his VR company, but she refuses--she’d been used before. But without his protection, who else will try to take possession of her?
Lizard Lust
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011 by infinity plus. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
“They say that the sight of a lizard drives a woman wild with desire. Any woman, any lizard, the merest glimpse. But lizards belong to men; they’re death to women.” An ordinary woman is torn from her normal life and thrust into a weird alternate reality where the power to structure human relationships, and even to travel between worlds, resides in the living bodies of small green lizards.
Secret Illusions (Salmon Run - Book 4)
Series: Salmon Run, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,700. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012 by Star Catcher Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
After the earthquake the Callahans get a pleasant surprise: customers. Right when the aliens choose to reveal themselves to Zach and Sasha's families. They need human help to identify a potential threat… in Bermuda. But, according to Uncle George's will, the trip to Bermuda could cost them their lodge. Unless they can make the entire town believe they never left Salmon Run in the first place.
Specter of the White Death (Salmon Run - Book 5)
Series: Salmon Run, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,690. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012 by Star Catcher Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When Hawk and Zach Callahan agree to basic survival training with Amber Marley, they instead get an entire town of helpful interfering neighbors. With the help of Sasha and Grandpa Neely, they escape into the mountains. Elsewhere, Admiral Kian orders Nanuk to help ready their spaceship using Earth-based materials. Leading both to a dangerous encounter with one of the horrors of winter: Avalanche.
The Influence
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 87,230. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Mary Jo Cassler senses a change in her otherwise normal family. It isn't long after Bella Mae is born that Mary knows there is something odd about her sister. Others in their small town of Pedeck, Alabama seem to notice it as as well and peg Bella as a demon. Mary is torn between the love and trust she has for her sister or the possibility that the rumors and warnings may be true.
Fusion
Series: Fantastic Fantasy and Science Fiction. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,710. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012 by Fantastic Books Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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Contains 25 fantastic stories! Fantasy/Sci-Fi International Charity Short Story Competition winners’ anthology 2012, potentially one of the longest ebook titles on the market which is why we simply called it 'Fusion' Includes the winning entries, the runners up, a few last minute additions and two wonderful stories by our professional contributors Danuta Reah and Stuart Aken Thank you, enjoy!
Aurora Equinox (Salmon Run - Book 6)
Series: Salmon Run, Book 6. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,430. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013 by Star Catcher Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Good moods are scarce in Salmon Run these days, right down to a temperamental Solar Express train. Zach Callahan's lingering foul mood even manages to drive off Sasha. Concerned this may be caused by the alien translator band on Zach's wrist, his father insists on a check-up visit to the local spaceship. Just as Zach discovers a menace worthy of true worry: The return of a threat from the south.
Breakup - Alaska Style (Salmon Run - Book 7)
Series: Salmon Run, Book 7. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,550. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013 by Star Catcher Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Summer, fall, winter, and breakup... The thaw turns Salmon Run into a gooey mess, signaling the return of Spring. A time the Callahans hope will bring lodgers. For Sasha and Jacob Neeley it means the tribal "coming of age" trial. In the midst of the madness, Nanuk and Yenni attempt to fit into the human world while waiting for rescue. And in the forest, an ancient myth stirs into life…