Books tagged: sciencefiction

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The Queen's Adept
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Price: $2.60 USD. Words: 118,420. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012 by Sportula. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
The People's Covenant and God's Hammer have raged a Cold War that has lasted for over twenty years. A war without armies, where battles are fought in the dark and information is the most dangerous weapon. In this world —which sometimes seems the Middle Ages, sometimes the Renaissance and sometimes the Nineteenth Century— lives Yáxtor Brandan, empirical adept at the service of the Queen of Alboné.
Artan's Night (fantasy/sci-fi short story)
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Price: Free! Words: 11,180. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A boy with a secret power. A town under siege. And a twist of fate that will change the destiny of an entire world.
New Earth Stories Volume One
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Series: C.G. Standridge's New Earth Stories, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 126,530. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
This is a first-person retrospective set about ninety years in the future, depicting the human struggle to survive in a world of war and deceit. The young human, David J. Carver, must learn the truth of their pending home, and unravel the mysteries of alien law in the ongoing Lucian war in order to preserve the human race.
Sam, le prisonnier des songes
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Price: Free! Words: 24,450. Language: French. Published: August 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Lorsque l'être inconscient, qui sommeille en chacun d'entre nous, a décidé de se réveiller et de prendre le dessus, le résultat peut être extraordinaire mais aussi dévastateur. Tantôt confronté à un tueur en série, tantôt mêlé aux élections en cours, Sam devra faire face, aidé par son esprit hors du commun. Prisonnier de son esprit, il va lutter pour conserver la pleine conscience de ses actes.
Valhalla
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Price: Free! Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In a near future, humans have created a virtual reality “Heaven.” But eternal bliss may not be all it’s cracked up to be. When a disillusioned young woman is confronted by a lover from her past, she discovers that preserving her free will might cost her everything.
The Apparition of the Virgin
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,100. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
At the helm on the Great Lakes, Georges is convinced the Virgin has appeared, and with a young family to support, the message has great meaning. When he's a little too insistent, people think he's mad. But all is not real in this masterful parody of an international science-fiction undersea crime thriller. A short story.
Hoe ik een moordenaar werd
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Price: Free! Words: 1,690. Language: Dutch. Published: September 11, 2012 by e-Publikant. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Een koloniste, die op een vreedzame planeet in vrijheid en harmonie met haar planeetgenoten leeft, ziet haar rustige leventje wreed verstoord door een invasie van neodemi's. Zal zij zich door hen in het keurslijf laten persen?
Welcome to Omega Volume 1: Nightmare
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Price: Free! Words: 23,770. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
A sci-fi serial novel set in the near future, where the Earth is choked black by industry and the world teeters on the brink of civil war. With a dark cyberpunk setting and plenty of action to keep you occupied, this is up-and-coming writer Jack Delgado's first attempt at a book and definitely not his last.
The Game
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
How much of who we are is tied up in what we know? If something wiped our 'knowledge,' or higher education, but left our basic faculties, the ability to speak and to act, would we all be created equal again? In The Game, everything must be learned the hard way. The learning curve is painful. The price of a mistake is a laser bolt through the head. A short story.
Horse Catcher
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,510. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Twelve thousand years later, low on reaction mass, with 20,000 colonists aboard, Ark One is coming in hot. Captain Sandra Jensen and Astrogator Dooley Peeters have a plan to save her. There is the question of how they will be received, on an Earth that has returned to barbarism. That is, if they can slow her down enough to get a shuttle away.