Books tagged: space travel

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Goshawks
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,890. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Something strange is happening in the small town of Crump, people missing. Jodi Benton vanishes without a trace. Her brother George and new love Tim Wingo search for answers. It all seems to be related to the mesa that towers above the town and a group of investors who are developing an advanced craft for space travel.
Alpha Redemption
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 80,330. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2010 by Splashdown Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
From despair he fled, through tragedy he lived on, and journeyed to innocence. His trajectory: the stars. His companion: a computer poised at the brink of sentience. An unlikely friendship on a prototype spaceship at lightspeed towards Alpha Centauri, and redemption.
Anunnaki Trilogy - the greatest story never told, book 1, gods gold and genes
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Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 140,210. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » Middle Eastern
Long, long ago they came to Earth to mine gold to save their ailing planet. They came with advanced technology at a time when the locals were just getting to grips with making fire.They created our ancestors, a slave race of hybrid human beings to do their bidding. They left a legacy of superstition, greed and fear. This is their and our story, the greatest story never told.
Short Stories For Older, and Not Quite So Old, Children
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Series: Short Stories, Book 1 · Fiction for Older Children and Teenagers, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,380. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2010 by Dodo Books. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Tales about sticky confectionary, talking fish, restless gargoyles, mysterious magical eggs in the depths of space, a reasonable giant rat, worlds made with words and worlds drowned in rivers of chocolate… For teenagers and children. (Some suitable for adults as well.)
Journey of Tara
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,210. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Tara Vanderpool, specialist in acquiring rare items usually of historic importance. Spy, cat burgular, or problem solver. She lives a pretty good life until she encounters the gruffy, independant and sour Dirk Bran, the Captain of the Marcel. Once their paths cross they begin a journey neither can come back from the same.
Draconia: Forging Trust
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,630. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Humans arrive on Draconia hoping to establish a colony when they encounter the dragon-like natives. A violent misunderstanding sparks suspicion among the dragons. As tensions escalate, Audwin McClance, an ensign on his first mission, and Varthikes, an adolescent dragon, form a fast friendship and struggle for a peaceful coexistence between their two kinds.
Leaving the Planet by Space Elevator
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,270. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
The seminal work on the Space Elevator by the controller of the project from the 1990's, together with a Foreword by the late Sir Arthur C Clarke, this explains the Space Elevator concept, how it works, when it will be deployed, and all the detail that goes with it.
Vicious Cycle / Piercing the Veil
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,040. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
These two stories are snapshots of distant futures. "Vicious Cycle" shows us a man who has the knowledge to avoid the mistakes of history. Will he release the freedom fighters under his thumb or will he succumb to the vicious cycle that has brought his world to this point. In "Piercing the Veil", a flash piece, mankind is about to take a step into a new world. Or so they think. What awaits them?
The Incidental Battle For The Universe(s)
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Price: Free! Words: 97,820. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
On a foreign world evil minions gather evidence of the strangers' arrival, signaling a great threat to their unforgiving and ruthless rulers. Outnumbered, hunted and lost, the only way home for Yohanna and the pallid desk bound suit with jelly knees is a perilous journey to confront the Twisted Coven. Staying one step ahead of the enemy, they must find and break into the chilled heart of darkness.
Legendary Space Pilgrims
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 92,850. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2010 by Splashdown Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
If Pilgrim's Progress happened in space, this is what it might look like... On a planet that has never seen the sun, a harvester hears a Voice from beyond. It's time to leave the oatfield. Mario and Caitlin escape the mind control of Planet Monday, following the Voice to unknown worlds where wonders and challenges await. Have you got what it takes...to be a legend?