Books tagged: space colonies

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The Time Of Leaving
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,810. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This is a Science Fiction story, sad and grim and lonely, but in its way beautiful, and with a moral laced deep in the kernel
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Aurora Award Finalist story from a multi-award winning author. The colony ship, The Last Chance, has reached the planet Aurora. Earth is dying, and this alien world is humanity’s last refuge. The planet seems like a dream come true, until the colonists realize that they aren't alone after all. Something else lives on Aurora. And it doesn't want to share its home.
The Weitzmann Saga - Journey
Series: The Weitzmann Saga, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
It's the 22'nd century and most of Earth's population has moved into orbiting habitats in the Trojan points, in order to escape pollution, wars and global warming. This is the story of the beginning of the new Diaspora - how the Jewish people responded to their latest challenge.
Crossroads of the Galaxy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,510. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011 by Parsina Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Young Alex Bredakoff always wanted to be a star trader. But it wasn't until his family moved to the Nexus space colony and he met Kasinda Venderling--daughter of a trader, and someone who's been plying the star lanes her entire life--that he realized how truly exciting--and dangerous--his life could become.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,360. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » General
It's been eighty-seven years since their world had been abandoned. Its inhabitants left to die from disease and starvation. Those who survived, learned to tame their world and prosper. Then the first ships arrived bringing their advanced technology with them. Those who desired power and domination would use this new technology for conquest, setting off a brutal civil war.
The Exiles Trilogy
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 138,640. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
When all the best of Earth's scientists are exiled to a space station, they decide to embark on an even grander adventure to the stars. An epic trilogy in one volume.
The Adventures of Zeta Star: The Rescue
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 86,040. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Zeta Star is now fourteen years old and still determined to save all humans on Earth and in the colonies by defeating her evil Cousin BradLi. Her journey takes her to beautiful remote Cortes Island to learn about fusion factories, to the Moon to save her friend in a dramatic rescue, and to Pluto for a surprise rescue which totally changes her life.
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 4,900. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Short Story-In an alliance between Earth and an alien race for the mining rights on Jupiter’s moon Europa, robots are the only means to obtain material from deep beneath the moon's icy surface. The outpost's ruthless hunch-backed supervisor directs his workers to produce the most advanced substitute human worker unit in the solar system. Has he pushed the evolution of mechanical workers too far?
What it Means to be Human: The True Story of Eve
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,700. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Note: This book was rewritten and retitled "Escape to Planet 55." It is much better in overall quality so download that version instead. This version is kept here only for historical purposes. Eve was not like other humans, that were designed to serve the Gods without question. When her defective brain was discovered by the Nephilim, Eve was ordered to be recycled. Instead, she escaped into space
Anywhere, Anywhen: Stories of Tomorrow
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 110,880. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011 by Ad Stellae Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Anthology, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Intended not for SF fans but for teens who don’t ordinarily choose science fiction, this anthology of stories about the future focuses on the timeless aspects of being human. It aims to suggest ideas about the future in a way readers who prefer real-life settings to strangeness will enjoy. Contributors include Sylvia Engdahl, Shirley Rousseau Murphy, Carol Farley and other authors of YA books.