Books tagged: hard science fiction

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A Green Sun
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 41,870. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Fusion was impossible. Nobody would ever make a practical fusion reactor. Jolene Wu didn’t believe that. She was going to change the world with her fusor design, and free mankind from the tyranny of fossil fuels. But when the largest oil field in the world came up empty and gas prices spiked to ten dollars a gallon, it was no longer about changing the world. It was about saving the world.
The London Incident
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,460. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The most significant scientific discoveries are not those made by years of painstaking experimentation. No, they are those made entirely by accident. Usually when the scientist is looking for something else. Sometimes, those discoveries can change the world... First published in Alternative Coordinates in 2009.
Delphinus
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,520. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011 by SSN Storytelling. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Piter's honeymoon was off to a splendid start. He and his bride had a fancy bridal suite on a luxury spaceliner and a private view of the most beautiful aurora in the galaxy. Then it all went to hell. Narrowly escaping the spaceliner's destruction in a cargo shuttle, he, his bride, and five others crash onto an un-colonized moon, where they have to figure out how to survive until rescue.
Glowgems for Profit
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Series: The Profit Logbook, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,470. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011 by AKW Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Zack Mbele needs cash fast. All he has to do is smuggle someone out of Highpoint. But it's not all that easy as a beautiful assassin and the Red Dragons gang complicate things into a maze of double-cross and murder as he races them and a shadowy paramilitary army for the greatest prize of all.
Graveyard Orbit
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Price: $1.79 USD. Words: 5,150. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
An aging salvage pilot, on his last mission, has to decommission an obsolete space hotel. But shutting off the hotel's sexy robot barmaid turns out to be a whole lot harder than he expects.
Fugitives From Earth
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,610. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
A hard science fiction novel of the Spacefaring Future.
Black Hole Drive
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Price: Free! Words: 47,050. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Black Hole Drive is my first novella in the science fiction genre. When I wrote it, I ‎thought it was the coolest thing since sliced bread. Now that I have had a chance to let ‎it mellow with age a bit, I still like it - and feel that with a little work it could be ‎rewritten as something really enjoyable.‎
Dragon's War Reborn (Alien Dragons: The Society On Da Run Special #25)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,950. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The space dragons are coming! And this time they are coming with their Empire form the depths of Space itself. They mean business and they aren't going to take the torture from us any-longer! This is story #25 in the acclaimed dragon series, "The Society On Da Run," but if you're just starting out, this is where you should start (or you could read War of the Space Dragons)
Mariposa (2173)
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Series: Spacer Series, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 110,410. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
On a survey of planet Deepstrike, 34 light years from Earth, newly promoted Space Fleet Ensign Xiu-Li Chen uses her butterfly swords and fierce determination to survive first contact with the Qet, a violent human-like alien species. The first of a 12 book S.F. series starting in 2173 that follows Xiu-Li Chen's InterWorld Group Space Fleet career from "Crewper" to Captain.
The Observer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,250. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
They send the best and brightest to war, then observe them when the soldiers return. Only someone else observes too, someone closer to the soldier, someone quite surprising. Published with bonus story “Elites.” A thoughtful and thought-provoking story. RT Book Reviews