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The First Human War
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Series: Tales of the Antares Rangers, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 111,330. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Fourteen year-old Peter Campbell and his four classmates are stuck on a sentient starship during a class trip when the base is attacked. The quirky ship has yet to develop his full personality, yet must escape the battle - until he is knocked off-line. The kids send the ship into hyperspace, coming out lost and with no adults left alive. Thus begins the 1,000-year Tales of the Antares Rangers.
The D'war'en Heir
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Series: Tales of the Antares Rangers, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,710. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
The teenage crew of the sentient starship, Sampson K. Perry, has a forty-day supply of food...for a 500-year voyage back home. But the planet they discover harboring life holds one additional suprise—a feudal civilization that speaks an ancient Earth language. Why the D'war'en are hundreds of light years from the Colonies is one thing, but more importantly, will they willingly share their food?
Complete Guide to the Kepler Space Telescope Mission and the Search for Habitable Planets and Earth-like Exoplanets - Planet Detection Strategies, Mission History and Accomplishments
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 141,230. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
This is a comprehensive guide to the search for planets outside our solar system (called exoplanets), particularly Earth-like habitable worlds, and the work of the pioneering NASA planet-finding space telescope, Kepler. In addition to detailed coverage of the Kepler spacecraft and its discoveries, there is coverage of the ongoing worldwide search for exoplanets.
Avarice Dynasty: Evasion
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,380. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
From the Back Cover: The Starsong Way, luxury passenger starliner, was on the final leg of its journey when a massive explosion tore it apart. Only a handful of survivors were pulled from the wreckage. Among them was Drevin Cantrim. He must scramble to recover his memory before those responsible for the destruction find him...and finish the job.
The Maytag Scenario
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 91,070. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
No one was conscious when the hydrogen reservoir blew apart and drove the Constellation off course, but René was quickly revived to fix the problem. With hundreds of years to go until his spaceship reaches its destination and unable to return to hibernation, René knows he will spend the rest of his days alone. Can he find a truth that makes sense in an empty universe before it's too late?
Flipspace: Close Encounters For Their Kind
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Series: Flipspace, Book 8. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,320. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Recouping from their losses, and breaking in replacements, Colonel Rama is briefed for a mission that potentially violates exo-solar planetary research treaties. Rediscovered among archives of a telescope considered lost in the prior century, the data includes surface changes on the alien world that may suggest intelligent life.
Descent into Mayhem
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 127,570. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
After two hundred years of isolated existence, the colonists of the fertile super-earth orbiting Gliese 667C suddenly find themselves confronted with annexation by Earth. Oblivious to the impending invasion, Toni Miura joins Capicua’s decrepit armed forces with the aim of driving the Hammerhead, a bipedal armored suit which is the epitome of his planet's ailing warrior spirit. This is his story.