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Planet Killers
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 36,930. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2009 by Strict Publishing International. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Someone tried to destroy the Earth. They nearly succeeded, just missing and shattering our Moon. Huge fragments hit the Earth. Millions died. Four surviving starships were converted from exploration to military use, and sent out on a journey taking them farther into the galaxy than any humans had ever gone before. The goal: find the race that tried to destroy them. The mission: revenge.
Highhaven Adventure
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 41,280. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2010 by Strict Publishing International. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The new colonists on a distant planet were nervous, not least because the advance Survey Team had disappeared. To everyone’s concern, Darla has adopted a young, wolf-like animal after being forced to kill its mother when she was attacked. More worryingly, the appearance of an unknown starship might mean that the colonists have to fight for their new world.
Family Forward (a story from Time, emiT, and Time Again)
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Series: Time, emiT, and Time Again, 1.7. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,280. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2010 by Modern Evil Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
This single short story follows a couple who seem to have been together forever, who want to be able to create children of their own, and who will stop at nothing to do so. Involving stem cell research, cloning, mind control, human sacrifices, eventual success ...and what comes after, this story isn't afraid to touch on sensitive issues to get where it wants to go, or to take things even further.
The Ship That Dove into The Sun
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Price: $5.25 USD. Words: 44,310. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2010 by Strict Publishing International. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
On the way to Alpha Centauri using tachyon technology to travel faster than the speed of light, the impossible happened. They were pulled across the lightspeed barrier to halt in deep space, and then an alien ship destroyed their vessel. A few survivors managed to board the strange craft, but there was no sign of any aliens…
Dead Men Don't Cry: A Short Story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,010. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Joseph Rannen is dead, and no one besides Morgan Kimball seems to believe he wasn't a traitor. With greedy Earth warships hovering overhead, Kimball has twelve hours to produce evidence that his friend and mentor was murdered, preferably without jeapordizing the colony's safety. This whodunit mystery set on a distant colony planet was a Finalist for the Writers of the Future Award.
The Dragonfly
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,960. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Darien makes a discovery that radically alters his entire understanding of humanity, while something strange is happening in the past.
Star Catcher
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,260. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Jayko Troven grew up traveling from one star to the next as the first mate on board the cargo ship Star Catcher. When the captain takes on a cargo destined for Jayko’s homeworld, events from the past come rushing back and Jayko must make a difficult decision that could usher in a new era or destroy his homeworld.
De Vulkanen van Io
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Series: Werelden van vuur en ijs, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,540. Language: Dutch. Published: April 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Io is een gevangenisplaneet, zo gevaarlijk dat je alleen kunt rondlopen in een robotlichaam dat je naakte brein beschermt. Space Opera van Tais Teng die zich afspeelt in dezelfde setting als Werelden van Vuur en IJs.
Persisting
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,940. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
When the human colony world of Eridani Prime falls to the implacable alien race known as the Hive, tech op Daniel Matsura holds the key to humanity's survival. Alone against impossible odds, Daniel must escape with the single piece of human technology that can defeat the Hive. But will the price of salvation be the soul of the woman he loves? Persisting is a 5800 word science fiction story.
Tau Ceti
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 58,600. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2012 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Beacon has spent generations reaching a home away from home ... only to discover that Earth now has faster-than-light ships and a ruthless dictator who wants to lay claim to the same planet. Can Captain Jorie Taylor stave off almost certain disaster and save their dreams?