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The First Completely Electronic Robot and Science Fiction Limerick Book
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2009. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Is it possible to tell a tall tale in as few as thirty words? That would require a limerick, a five-line rhyming cartoon in words. In this case fifty-four tiny capsule science fiction stories to make you smile: A hot little androidal miss - Who jets off steam with a hiss - Is made out of junk - And is very steam punk - So she's much too risky to kiss.
Microbe
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,120. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In 1947, the U.S. Army left behind a secret when they closed Ft. Miles, Delaware. A threat so deadly, they buried it 1000 feet down in the Atlantic Ocean. Now, sixty years later, an oil rig drilling off the coast of Delaware has hit something. Now one man holds the key to the survival of the planet.
The Belt Mines of Sol
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,920. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
A group of young adults start there life setting out to work on the Mining station on the edge of the asteroid belt. Larry, a second generation Belt Miner has a second agenda in mind. Larry's father found several pieces of alien metal while mining and Larrys determined to find where they came from. Join Larry and his friends as they find more than they bargan for and change history as we know it.
Shadow In The Sky
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 87,350. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
The President announces the imminent approach of an asteroid that will end all life on Earth and bring about cosmic winter. America and the world react as governments collapse, wary militia groups rally to secede in the mid-West and scientists propose to launch Life Ark, a project that will preserve humans in stasis in space. Part One of THE LAST YEAR TRILOGY.
Moment of Truth
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 86,760. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Part Two of the LAST YEAR TRILOGY. Continuation of Earth’s last year as chaos grows. Militia groups defy the government, California attempts secession, Life Ark launches and political turmoil threatens global war. In the Crypt amid Colorado’s mountains, a computer hacker and a scientist try to determine the truth of the threat to Earth. Part One: Shadow in the Sky. Part Three: New World Order
The Being
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,660. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
They wrapped the being in their jackets, and, shivering themselves, they set off for their campsite. When they arrived, they laid the being back on the blankets and Helen watched it while Jake rebuilt the fire. Jake pressed the light on his watch: it was 4:30 in the morning. Dawn would be breaking soon. He didn’t know what they were going to do with this being, but he would think of something.
UK Plane-makers -- A History Book 2
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,740. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Book 2 in the series includes the EE Company that produced the UK's first jet bomber, first supersonic fighter plus Folland and its diminutive Gnat that served with the IAF as the 'Ajeet' fighter and Gloster who built the UK's first combat jets and first all-weather fighter and HP at Radlett with its WW I 'O' series bombers, the Victor and the UK's first turbo-prop regional popular in the US
2012
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Series: Science Fiction. Price: Free! Words: 770. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Everyone said it's the last day of Earth and went outside and waited.
Flying Since 1913
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,230. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
'Flying Since 1913' continues the story of the origins of aviation and development of the heavier-than-air machines both for civil and military use the latter really taking off during WW I and again making great technological strides during WW II. Pioneering transports such as the Boeing 247 and Douglas C.3 were closely followed by both civil and military jet development that continued unabated.
The Second Veil
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Series: Tales of the Scattered Earth, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,070. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
When Euphrankes Holmynn, Captain of the Airship Vector, approaches the High Council with a plan for launching an airship through The Second Veil, an energy barrier that has protected their planet since the beginning of their collective memories, he is dismissed and banished from the city. Then a flaming object is spotted by the priests in The Chamber of Stars, and only Euphrankes can save them.