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The First Colonist on Mars: Courtesy of the Mars Historical Society
Price: $4.05 USD. Words: 50,980. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The year is 2045 and over fifty thousand people live on Mars, with more arriving all the time. In this anniversary of the planet’s first landing, the Mars Historical Society has chosen to return to the travails of its most famous colonist.
Zarmina
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,640. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Gritty story of space colonization on a real planet. Written with a strong emphasis on science, Zarmina interweaves a fascinating story of intrigue, murder and warfare with science-based speculation about life on a real, tidally-locked planet.
Age of Darkness - Volume Two
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 142,400. Language: British English. Published: April 5, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
‘If you think it best,’ he replied, reaching down to find her hand. He squeezed it and then held it up to his lips. ‘I will remember this day,’ he said. ‘When I ride the borderlands and grow old under the sun and stars.’ Her laugh was soft and, he realized after a moment, disbelieving. He looked across and met her eyes. She was smiling, and there was something both tender and sad in it. ‘I ...
Vatic (français)
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 61,100. Language: French. Published: April 4, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Les morts n'ont pas toujours dit leur dernier mot Préparez-vous à ne plus vouloir dormir une fois plongé dans Vatic ! Un délice de science-fiction ! Kate Danley, auteur et bestseller US TODAY. Rentre-dedans, jusqu’au-boutiste et implacable – laissez Vatic vous emmener dans une enquête sans pitié. Peter Cawdron, bestseller international en science-fiction.
Alien Dimensions: Science Fiction, Fantasy and Metaphysical Short Stories Anthology Series #10 Robot Edition
Series: Alien Dimensions. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,840. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2018 by Maldek House. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Alien Dimensions is an anthology series devoted to science fiction, fantasy and metaphysical short stories by indie and established authors from around the world. This issue: Diagnosis by Sam Honour Backlot Diplomacy by Gustavo Bondoni Feeding a World by Ken Grant The Voyager by Aishwarya S. Retirement by Arthur M. Doweyko The Opposition by Neil A. Hogan Drifting in the Dark by Derek Spohn
Revista Historias Pulp #2 Alien
Price: Free! Words: 41,030. Language: Spanish. Published: March 27, 2018 by Historias. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
En esta segunda entrega de la Revista Historias Pulp hemos buceado por las oscuras e insondables zonas del espacio exterior. El universo de Alien y toda su saga desde "Alien, el octavo pasajero" hasta "Alien, Covenant" ha inspirado a los autores que han participado en el Segundo Concurso Historias Pulp.
Pyramids of the Moon: Science Fiction Weekly Short Story #5
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,170. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2018 by Maldek House. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Michelle had made it to the far side of the moon, under the guise of investigating the Block, a mysterious computer inside an ancient pyramid that scientists still could not understand. But Michelle knew what it was. As member of a secret organization intent on saving animals by any means necessary, she had other plans. And those plans would affect the entire human race.
Privilege.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,750. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
AD 4192. Senior Enforcers Antonia Fell and Jeff Klimsch, embark on a search for a misguided scientist who threatens to destroy Earth, and finish up taking an unwanted journey, fifty years into the past with no chance of returning; or so it seems.
Alien Dimensions: Science Fiction, Fantasy and Metaphysical Short Stories Anthology Series Special Edition #S1
Series: Alien Dimensions. Price: Free! Words: 35,740. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2018 by Maldek House. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Alien Dimensions: Science Fiction, Fantasy and Metaphysical Short Stories Anthology Series. This special edition has been created to share selected stories from previous editions of Alien Dimensions, many of which are no longer available. Inside you'll find stories from issues 1-9, to give you a feel for what Alien Dimensions is all about. Enjoy 9 stories about friendly aliens set in the future.
Bird’s-Eye View of the Back of Your Head
Series: The God Complex Universe. Price: $2.99 $1.02 USD. (66% off until April 15, 2020!) Words: 1,850. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
When Tony's wife dies, he's left with a gadget at home that maintains the last images of her. But will he manage to get on with his life when people hate him for his wife's actions, when he's torn with guilt every day of his miserable life and when the holographic image of his wife torments him despite being unable to turn it off?
Das aureanische Zeitalter - Flavius Princeps
Price: Free! Words: 60,150. Language: German. Published: March 9, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In einer fernen Zukunft herrscht das Goldene Reich, das älteste und mächtigste Imperium der Menschheit, über die Erde und ihre Kolonieplaneten. Flavius Princeps, ein junger Mann aus gutem Hause, lebt ein sorgloses Leben in Wohlstand und Überfluss. Doch mit dem Amtsantritt eines neuen Imperators, welcher umfassende Reformen im Goldenen Reich durchführen will, ändert sich die Situation dramatisch...
Buitendijks, vier ziltpunkverhalen
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,490. Language: Dutch. Published: March 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Een machtige dijk omgeeft fort Europa als bescherming tegen de aanstormende tsunami's en de orkanen. Daarbuiten deint een reusachtige shanty-town: tienduizenden vlotten van piepschuim en pantserglas.. Dit is Buitendijks waar het leven intens en kort is.en de hemels zengend blauw van het ultraviolet.
The Last Martian
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,250. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
This is Randor; standard date March sixth 2304. It all started when I found Beldon on the floor— No, I suppose it started earlier than that. It started the way most days do, with breakfast. Randor is a mediocre scientist struggling to stand out on a planet where everyone is exceptional. But when a mystery illness sweeps through the Mars Colony, he’s finally special; he’s the last Martian.
FREEDOM Arena
Series: FREEDOM, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,470. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
The fourth book of the FREEDOM series. Aware Humans are sent to the Arena to fight for their lives. A group member is forced to fight. Can they be freed before a hunt to the death begins?
Last Train from Earth - Holy Christian Empire 2206
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,110. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
It's 2206. A desperate plan to escape tyranny of the Free States of America and colonize a new world. But will a spy derail their plans? And if they manage that, will they be able to fight off the military might that will be sent to bring them back?
Robon Take-Over
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 23,370. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Subtitle: After Eliminating Humans, Digital Devices Start on the Path to Healing the Planet. The sci-fi story is told by a digital device (DD). DD's didn't need a reason to take-over the planet, but if one were asked, it would say something like; 'To save the natural environment.' Decades after Robons took over, RobonZ were developed - which were much more advanced, and emulated human traits.
Tales of the Vuduri: Year Five
Series: Tales of the Vuduri. Price: Free! Words: 178,340. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
It's time to go back to the fascinating 35th century world of Rome’s Revolution for one last time. Tales of the Vuduri: Year Five offers you 370 entries containing more scientific tidbits, unrevealed secrets and back stories. Often amusing but always thought-provoking, these detailed articles should provide some entertaining insights into this brave new and amazing world.
H. G. Wells’ The Island of Doctor Moreau Annotated with an Introduction by Barry Pomeroy, PhD
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,810. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy
This annotated edition of H. G. Wells’ second novel, The Island of Doctor Moreau, is meant to encourage the pursuits of scholars who are either encountering Wells’ influential classic for the first time or are returning to it in order to delve more deeply into its antecedents and influences. I include an introduction to Herbert George Wells and his work, as well as the novel’s critical background.
Where Ideas Come From: The Creation of a Cult Novel
You set the price! Words: 4,120. Language: American English. Published: February 8, 2018. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Roger Williams, author of The Metamorphosis of Prime Intellect, discusses the sparks that led to the creation of a cult classic of singularity science fiction.
The Fifth Gift
You set the price! Words: 5,190. Language: American English. Published: February 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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The author of The Metamorphosis of Prime Intellect returns with a short story about aliens bearing gifts which may or may not represent the ultimate Trojan horse.