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Deceptive Detection
Price: Free! Words: 9,140. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
I wish I had a blurb to put here but I don't. The story has what I want to say.
Venus Warning & Other Tales
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 62,980. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
This collection of sixteen short stories and novelettes in several genres by John G. Bluck includes tales about both the past and the future. Most of the book's works are science fiction. The cover story is a novelette called "Venus Warning." Astronauts fly to the cloudy planet, Venus, to explore it in heat-resistant spacesuits and make an astounding discovery. The final story is a murder mystery.
Venus Warning a Novelette
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,920. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
The year is 2086. A dozen astronauts fly to the cloudy planet, Venus, to explore it in heat-resistant spacesuits. Temperatures at that world's surface are hot enough to melt lead. What the explorers discover astounds the inhabitants of Earth and may well determine the survival of the human race.
The Dyson Stargate (2018 Edition)
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 55,340. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2017 by CosmicBlueCB. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Action-packed amazing stories of encounters with mind-bending gateways to the stars and beyond! Something is buried away on Mars! Deep in the depths of Mars astronauts find an energy sphere and scientists use its technology to create a black hole and enter its mind-blowing gateway, the Dyson Stargate, with trillions of portals, and are chased throughout space by something from beyond the universe!
Evan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,140. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
When an alien contacts the space center where Alicia Derrick works, it’s up to her to find a way to communicate with it, and possibly save the world.
Dreams of the Technarion
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,530. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2017 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Stories from a Hugo finalist where the science might not be fiction! Plus the historical OUTPOST OF WONDER.
Jack Sprott Continuum Cop
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Time traveling cop, turned private investigator, Jack Sprott hunts down his wife's murderer on a hunch that a high school for bad kids may hide the culprit. If Sprott can "off" the murderer before the crime's committed, he can get his wife and his life back. A simple future killing turns complicated when time travel, futuristic bad guys and a robot get in the way.
Improvising at Branson Six
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,340. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2017 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Once the go-to guy for the most dangerous rescues, Tony Mirenne lives in self-imposed exile. All because of that one last rescue that went worse than badly. But now the crew of Branson Six needs his help. If he can put his demons behind him. A prize-winning* near-future story from Sean Monaghan, author of the Jim Baen Memorial Winning story "Low Arc"
Venus Falls
Price: Free! Words: 6,990. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
Eliot has been a slave all his life, but when he meets the beautiful Duchess, his life is turned around when he is invited to serve the royal family. But not all is well on the planet: rebellion is brewing on Venus, and Eliot is about to get swept up in it.
Ecopunk!: Speculative Tales Of Radical Futures
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,190. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2017 by Ticonderoga Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
19 stories of meteorological, agricultural and biological technologies, alternative histories, arcologies and communes, beauty in flooded cities, innovations in cross-continental travel, animals on the verge of extinction, androids, reality tv, new food, environmental refugees, the divide between humans and animals, and friendship, family and love.
Thousand Tales: Extra Lives
Price: Free! Words: 39,120. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In the 2030s, the virtual reality game "Thousand Tales" is becoming a home for AIs and digitized human minds. The virtual world's people strive to build a happy new society of magic, transformation and adventure, while staying relevant to a real world that still needs them. These short stories are fit for newcomers to the series or for fans. Part of the emerging "GameLit" or "LitRPG" genre.
Bioterror! (an Ell Donsaii story #14)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,280. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(5.00 from 1 review)
In “Bioterror,” Ell’s son Zage, a five-year-old prodigy, is developing an algorithm to eradicate what he perceives to be an obesity epidemic partially driven by communicable viral diseases. Unfortunately, a virologist gets access to a smallpox culture and modifies the horrific disease into an even more lethal version. But there’s no reason Zage's new algorithm can’t also stop smallpox!
Cycrongs, Saga de Zero
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 273,190. Language: Spanish. Published: October 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Cinco jóvenes son seleccionados para hacer frente a la más grande amenaza para la vida no solo humana, sino galáctica. Un conglomerado de energías se elevarán sobre nuestro pobre conocimiento del universo.
Escalating Warlordism
Series: shorts!, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
two short science fiction stories; halloween themed. One teddyhunter pre-quill
New Orleans Shadows
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 39,870. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2017 by Jones House Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
After surviving a vicious attack in the of swamps of New Orleans, one man flees his hometown only to return many years later and finds himself in a struggle for life, as he is misled by a secret society called Mengodda, and a mysterious woman.
Ragnarök, la novena transición (Parte II)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,350. Language: Spanish. Published: September 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
La novena transición ya ha comenzado y es ineludible. Nos hallamos inmersos en el Ragnarök, el convulso final de los tiempos, que dará lugar a un mundo nuevo. De nosotros depende como sea ese futuro. Pues el mundo del futuro será un mundo de redes, o no será.
Observation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,260. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Crime, alien danger and politics do not mix in fragile space environments, as Jonathan Bartell and Gaby Larsen find out.
Speaking With Your Demons
Series: Demonic Issues, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 120,730. Language: American English. Published: September 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Phil, who fought invisible beings and cured mental illnesses, was 'cured' of his ability by the medical establishment. Regaining his abilities, he's doubly cautious. To remain under the radar, he takes an unusual approach. Selecting a scarred vet and a young waif, he starts again, facing his greatest challenge when he faces betrayal, deception and open rebellion by those he chooses to work with.
The Glass Key
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,620. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Daniel is apprenticed to a master tinker in the Kingdom of Chicagoland, a society built in the ruins of the old high-tech world. When he breaks a piece of precious ancient glass, Master Nieve commands him to journey to a landfill guarded by ancient war bots to secure more. From there, he will find that the ancient world isn't as dead as everyone believes, and he'll have to think fast to survive!
Kit Daniels Dinosaur Girl
Series: Dinosaur Wars. Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 20,480. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Kit Daniels, a Montana rancher's daughter, has been through a series of adventures since dinosaurs returned to Yellowstone Country. But she and her handsome park ranger boyfriend, Chase Armstrong, are not prepared for the calamities that will befall them when a Hollywood movie producer encourages Kit to get dangerously close to a mother Triceratops and her young offspring, Topsy.