Books tagged: hard science fiction

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Lights in the Deep
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,900. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Ten astounding tales by triple award nominee Brad R. Torgersen. Go on fantastic new adventures at the bottom of Earth's oceans and at the edge of the solar system. Meet humans who are utterly alien and aliens who are all too human. Introductions by Stanley Schmidt, Mike Resnick and Allan Cole.
Echoes of Hush and Solace
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,710. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013 by Rapid-Dynamix Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
From a bereaved man’s extraordinary love and unfathomable loss to the future of what it means to be human… a death-defying plunge into the vast hell-forges of Jupiter on a quest for redemption… and an occult jaunt through time to the White Sands of the Trinity Atomic Test Site in search of solace, this collection of stories shines new light on the paradox of the human condition.
My Plan Perfect
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Price: Free! Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013 by AKW Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Aliens kidnap two humans and get more than they bargained for. From "The Complete Alpha Dreamer" anthology. A science fiction short story adventure with military overtones. Suitable for all ages from mid-grade up.
The Totem of Curtained Minds
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2013 by Rapid-Dynamix Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The new guard on Cell Block D makes life difficult for Gareth Warren Abrahamson, serving a life sentence for one terrible mistake. But Ol' Man Clark Soderstrom has something remarkable up his sleeve, and what they discover will pull back the curtains shrouding the minds of men. And from time itself. A gripping story of the ultimate escape -- and one man's quest for rehabilitation.
The Stars in Shroud
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,260. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The first novel by New York Times bestselling author Gregory Benford, "The Stars in Shroud" original story was a Hugo and Nebula nominee.
Reborn to Endless Night: Fragments from the Life of Anu Vijara
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,880. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Calcutta, 1883. When Anu Vijara enters an opium den, trying to quell his craving, he happens upon Arthur Pennington, a weary Englishman. Their chance encounter creates a dilemma Anu never anticipated, forcing him to confront both his long, torturous past and his current predicament. Arthur will learn about humanity's hidden history, knowledge that will alter his future. If he has one.
NeuroGenesis
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,570. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014 by Niantic Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Gisonne Michaelis, specialist in groups, forms a speedship crew to test the evolution of the ship’s new carbon-based Op Sys and take the heir to the Z II ruling family to Quivera to secure their world’s survival. En route the OS redirects the ship to a planet of corvi, an ominous saurian species. She must discover the links between corvi and humans to reach Quivera and save the mission.
The Galactic Center Companion
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,260. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Death came in on sixteen legs. So begins a novella set in the Galactic Center series, “A Hunger for the Infinite.” Now this novella and much other writing about the science and fiction in the series, appears in one volume.
The Future Embodied
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,000. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Future Embodied - An anthology of speculative stories exploring how science and technology might change our bodies and what it means to be human. Imagine what our ancestors a mere hundred years ago would have thought of the modern world.
End of Days (short story)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
This short story poses a novel theory of cosmology involving the role of black holes in the creation and extinction of a limitless number of multiverses including our own. It explores scientific arrogance and the ability of determined terrorists to exploit it, using two suitcase nukes and a commercial plane in a field experiment that will begin an irreversible countdown to the end of days.