Books tagged: hard science fiction

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Against Infinity
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 92,890. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A gripping, masterfully written adventure set against the violent beauty of a planet in the throes of cataclysmic transformation, “Against Infinity” is Gregory Benford's timeless portrait of a young man's coming of age.
The Desert of Stars
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Series: The Human Reach, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,340. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Book 2 of the Human Reach series; The Desert of Stars is the sequel to the critically praised military science fiction novel Through Struggle, the Stars.
Corpus Callosum
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Price: Free! Words: 53,970. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Corpus Callosum is a work of literary science-fiction about Jeanette Porter, a 30-year-old copywriter who uploads the mind of her dead sister Joey into a computer. But Joey doesn't take this change well, and begins to behave erratically. Jeanette must track down the computer’s inventor and enlist the help of several other uploaded minds in order to save her sister’s sanity and repair their bond.
Glitch
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 86,500. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Self-driving cars, glasses to ward off jetlag, asteroid mining, rewilding the America west, a private space industry and the backlash against it. Kate Rauner's vision of our future permeates this story set in Spaceport America. Mission controller Rob Shay discovers an anomaly, a glitch in space leads to an unknown star - but events may force him to drop his exploration.
Trying To Be Normal
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Series: Catalyst, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 176,690. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Having returned from New Orleans with a whole new life, Alex tries to become just a normal young man as he returns to school. Can he blend in for the next two months despite having several women following him around? And will his abilities really be invisible to everyone around him? Book 2 in "The Catalyst" series.
The Tragic Tale of a Man in a Duster
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Lost in deep space, Reeves knew rescue would never happen. But around him the Western, a supply ship full of a lifetime of living, could keep him alive. Fresh fish from the hatchery, fresh meat from the stored animals, fresh fruit and vegtables from the botanical gardans. Completely alone, no boss, no one to tell him what to do. What more could a cowboy from Idaho want?
Timeplane
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
In a strange twist on classic time travel mechanics, Gareth Kuykendall volunteers for the Timeplane project, in an attempt to forget his failed marriage. Timeplane is a short story by Science Fiction writer, Jon Ladner, author of The Turing Test.
Ten Thousand Deaths
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Crippled from years of interstellar war and threatened with discharge, Ash must steal her personal space fighter before she loses it forever.
That Which is Human
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,550. Language: American English. Published: August 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
The war with the Rilz is pushing humanity to its limits and Intruder pilot Lt. Alan 'Mac' McAllister and his flying partner 'Ivan' Ivchenko are in the thick of the fighting. Battling the Lizards is bad enough, but fighting a planet full of rebel humans tests their friendship and Mac's integrity as a Naval pilot.
Threshold of the Mind
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,560. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
To escape the misery of life, mankind turns to virtual reality where all fantasies are possible. The prize goes to the man who would control them all.