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Melt Down
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Series: Breakers, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 127,590. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In Idaho, Ness Hook is run out of his mom's house by his bullying brother Shawn. In Redding, Tristan Carter is about to graduate college. Jobless, she'll have to move back in with her parents. Ness soon discovers his best friend dead of disease. The pandemic quickly burns through the country. But the plague is just the first step--and with the world in ruins, Ness and Tristan may make easy prey.
Rocketship Patrol
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,040. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In the sleepiest corner of a backwater solar system, on a patrol rocketship well past her prime, under a shiftless, drunken letch of a commanding officer, rookie police officer Dana Loy is about to cross paths with a love-struck robot out for revenge, unscrupulous alien scavengers, an entire fleet of pirates, and a single-minded criminal mastermind. And it's only her first day on the job.
Sungudogo
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,820. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
"The Heart of Darkness" meets "The Poisonwood Bible" with shades of "Venus on the Halfshell" and "Call of Cthulhu," and a bit of "Raiders" added for fun, but with a significant female character. Set in the pre-War Congo, this novel provides a fictional explanation for the modern Skeptical movement.
The Guardians of Peace
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,950. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012 by New Alexandria Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Hated by half the galaxy, and denounced as a traitor from one end of Terra to the other, Admiral Cook is all that stands between his home planet, and certain destruction. In the thrilling climax to the Guardians of Peace saga, Cook and a handful of brave Isitians make their desperate stand against a seemingly invincible enemy, with the future of the human race hanging in the balance.
Camera Stellata - The Adventures Of Hal
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Series: The Glothic Tales, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,760. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Millions of years before February The Fifth, Gloth was making a nice little profit from the planet Erde with the help of some cunning Popes and the very, very secret Camera Stellata, sometimes better known as the Star Chamber.
Greatstar Lost (2181)
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Series: Spacer Series, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 94,190. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Greatstar Lost (2181): As Captain Xiu-Li Chen settles into her role as Steward of the Human Sphere, the catastrophic destruction of a GREATSTAR ship in an attack sends SAS VICTORY and newly promoted Captain Ecurba and his wife Qet-Sia on a deep space rescue mission. Book 7 of the Spacer Series.
The Cost of Victory (Crimson Worlds II)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,430. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
The Third Frontier War is raging, and all across human-occupied space worlds are burning. Massive fleets struggle for dominance and kilometer-long war ships exchange thermonuclear barrages. On the ground, Colonel Erik Cain, hero of the Marine Corps, leads his crack troops again into combat, seeking the final battle. Crimson Worlds Book II Sequel to Marines
LYCCYX Episode 1: The Declaration
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Series: LYCCYX, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 7,880. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Don't miss an Amazon #1 in 2 categories (Dystopian and Colonization Science Fiction). The year is 2065. Earth is overpopulated and our resources, spent. Our last hope is to colonize the moon. Called the Haven Project - an experiment designed to transform the lunar grit into a rich oasis. Unfortunately, in our haste to create a new world we created our worst enemy - LYCCYX
Buck Johnson: Dragon Roundup
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Series: Buck Johnson, Book 5. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A successful dragon drive two months ago should have filled Buck Johnson’s and Skeeter Evans’ pockets. And it did – for a few weeks. Now they’re back to wrangling dragons to recoup their losses, attempting to round up unclaimed dragons in the mountainous Leptok Territory. “Buck Johnson: Dragon Roundup” is a short story (approximately 6,800 words).
The Kindly Ones
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 131,470. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Orestes was a cruel world, cold and inhospitable. Its first colonists were castaways from a crash landing, cling to survival through the institution of strict socio political pontrols. Over the generations life grew somewhat easier, but the code of honour remained. Misdeeds and errors were paid for with blood.
The Marguerite Effect
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,350. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.00 from 1 review)
While daydreaming in the sun over dinner, Professor Chris Aitken realises that the wine recommended by wine waitress “Marguerite” has unique properties. When Marguerite vanishes with the only sample of the wine, Chris calls on his former protégé Philippe for help. Together they uncover a plan so audacious that an alien government is willing to consider unthinkable sanctions to prevent it.
The Mother Anthony
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,530. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
"The Mother Anthony" (11,300 words, approximately 60 pages in print) tells how young teacher Bess Anthony struggles to protect her students as their damaged starship seeks out a habitable world. Can she teach them to overcome their fears? Can she teach them to survive against long odds? With help from the handsome Lieutenant Masterson, she's going to try her best; but what will it cost them?
Play the Game
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 118,260. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Action and adventure are not on Archie Chamberlain's list of things he wants to do, but the greatest obstacle to his quiet life is his best friend and boss, Gennaro, the single-minded, genetically-modified owner of Gamemaster Inc. and ruler of the futuristic City of West Meg.
Brezlun
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Price: Free! Words: 130,970. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
For millennia the colonists of the planet Brezlun have lived in peace, in four utterly different cultures. The last of the starship’s androids, missing for centuries, returns to demand that a young woman join him on a quest, to travel the world and reestablish communication with the ship before he breaks down. But a fanatical sect of assassins threatens to kill anyone who attempts this blasphemy.
For One's Own Cause
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 80,350. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
For many, space is an uncharted frontier awaiting exploration, but to C. Alan Scott, it's anything but that. Seeking riches and elite status, Scott embarks on a distant expedition hoping to make discoveries that will bring him a fortune. Combining aspects of Hernan Cortes and the Aztecs with James Cameron's Avatar, For One's Own Cause is a story of greed, violence, and adventure in space.
Machine Gods (Star Crusades Nexus, Book 2)
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Series: Star Crusades Nexus. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,240. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012 by Swordworks & Miro Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Machine Gods is the second book in the epic new series set in the Star Crusades universe that chronicles humanity’s first steps away from Alpha Centauri and beyond. After decades of war, the Alliance reached the Orion Nebula and discovered the advanced but shattered remnants of the T’Kari. People and ships are diverted to this rich area of space to continue its exploration and exploitation.
Five by Five: Military SF
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Series: Five by Five Military Science Fiction, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 85,540. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Five short novels by five masters of military science fiction. Never before published stories about monsters, deadly combat tech, treachery, and honor: Big Plush (Action Figures series) by Aaron Allston Comrades in Arms by WordFire, Inc. Shores of the Infinite (ICAS File series) by Loren L. Coleman The Black Ship (Imperium series) by B.V. Larson Out There by Michael A. Stackpole
Striking Deep
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 46,510. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
After returning from a grueling training mission and wanting only to rest, Sgt. Gallagher and his marines are once again called into action. The CIDC (Cyber Intell Design Corporation) has discovered an enemy space station. Sgt. Gallagher's marines have been volunteered to assist in investigating and destroying it if they can. No other unit has ever struck this deep into enemy space and lived.
Voices of Chaos (StarBridge #7)
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Series: StarBridge, Book 7. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 109,680. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012 by A. C. Crispin. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A SECRET IS CONCEALED. A TELEPATH SENSES THE TRUTH. CAN A BLOODBATH BE AVERTED? A newly discovered species seeks admission to the CLS. Skillful at dialog…and deception…they are hiding a terrible secret. A secret that would disqualify them from membership. A secret that has created seething pockets of underground rebellion. A secret that could plunge their world into chaos.
StarBridge (StarBridge #1)
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Series: StarBridge, Book 1. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 112,200. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012 by A. C. Crispin. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.00 from 1 review)
We are not alone, and we’re about to meet our neighbors After more than a hundred years of space travel, a stray radio signal indicates the possibility that alien life might exist. Can the bond formed between two very different friends be strong enough to bridge their differences and save their people?