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Red Desert - People of Mars
Series: Red Desert, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 48,630. Language: British English. Published: September 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
After 995 days on the planet, Station Alpha is home to a complex web of conflicts, secrets, alliances, and rivalries. When even death strikes amongst the five inhabitants of Mars, Anna finds her only possible choice is a solitary escape. What has really happened in Station Alpha? What is hiding in the depths of Valles Marineris? Second book in the science fiction series “Red Desert”.
Человек с транспаретной головой
Price: Free! Words: 6,070. Language: Russian. Published: August 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Может ли проклятие оказаться благословением? Жизнь Дэвида Доуди – это кошмар наяву. С расстояния двух метров кто угодно может прочитать его мысли. Бегством является изоляция и одиночество. С годами он находит себя в мире, отгороженном солидной стеной, дистанционно занимаясь интервенционной журналистикой. Работа становится протезом реальной действительности до момента, пока он не знакомится с…
The Final Fire of Bright Skies
Series: The Ancients of Earth, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,570. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by McDonald Press Publishing Co.. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In less than a day, gigantic solar storms will overwhelm the magnetosphere of the planet. And the only people who can possibly stop the coming disaster are all on the same secret island base in the Bahamas, where an impossible artifact from Mayan history has just been discovered to contain an ancient and mysterious consciousness with knowledge of the impending solar disaster… and maybe more.
The Wrath of the Invisible Sword
Series: The Ancients of Earth, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,150. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by McDonald Press Publishing Co.. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
A 26,000 year cycle of gigantic solar storms is beginning. The destructive power of these storms will eclipse anything in recorded history. As the coming deadly storms begin to create a complex web of intrigue and action, a mysterious and ancient artifact, which is somehow connected to the solar cycles, manages to become more of a threat to the future of mankind than the impending disaster.
Erawan
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,390. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Short story. In the second half of the 21st century, Charlotte Fisher's father moves the family to Thailand so he can take care of a tourist habitat orbiting Earth. Charlotte makes a new friend, learns about spirit houses, and goes to school. Everything is fine until the day the habitat faces a deadly danger.
Warrior One
Series: Warrior One. Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 42,240. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
For thousands of years the Gar have dominated the inner clusters of the Galaxy, expanding their sphere of control outward toward the rim. For a thousand years, humankind has been expanding throughout the quadrant of the galaxy where Earth resides on the furthest reaches of the rim. The first meeting of the two races was inevitable.
Magna Maquina Complete
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,400. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Segis wakes up in a computer shop with no memory of his past. But when he is confronted by a giant talking frog urging him to run he realizes something is horribly wrong. Segis' world was taken over by an entity named The Vacanty and what is left of the world is a never-ending shopping mall inhabited by marionettes; foul creatures made from products that roam the mall in search of Segis.
Curtains Of Time
Price: Free! Words: 25,680. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Adventure » General
This short novel about Gizmo and his gadgets is the start of a series. Gilbert Zachariah Morrison, aka Gizmo, was born under a full moon. To say he was a nerd with special abilities is part of the story. To say he designed and built a spaceship that would take him anywhere in space and time is yet another part of the story. Let the adventures begin. Is it more than he bargained for?
Ephemeral Species Book Two - Survival
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,900. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » General
They were here to stay. There was nothing anyone could do. Nisha tried her best to ensure the survival of our species. And that could only be done if their species survived. Neither outcome was a sure thing. What she finally realized was that we were doomed to a slow extinction over the coming years. Yet, it was a good thing for her daughter and her friends.
Ephemeral Species Book One - The Dawning
Price: Free! Words: 88,540. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
We've existed in our modern form for a small fraction of 1% of the lifespan of the Earth. What if our species is ephemeral? How could it happen? Who or what would replace us? Could our extinction be a good thing for those who follow us? They came to Earth but didn't care. Later, we became ephemeral, despite Nisha's efforts. Not because of a disaster or because of them, but because we chose it.
Face of 2020
Series: 2020 eBook, 2020 Book One. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,110. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Face of 2020 explores the best course that current and near future scientific and technological developments ought to take to achieve major breakthroughs in learning, design of devices, security among other sectors. Using simple examples we see practical application and open minded approach to technology. The result is a revolution in the way we learn, live and work.
Fractime Anthology (Parts 1-6)
Series: The Fractime Saga. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 186,320. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
FracTime’s story corresponds to six key times near the end of the machine led Universal War, a conflict that not only pitted machine against humanity, but also humanity against humanity.
Entangled
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,320. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Jared Dehl's trapped in a web of moments, lurching from one to the next. Never sure he's any closer to figuring out if the woman, Mary, really is his wife. Or who Cindy is, and why she's tracking his every move. A science fiction novelette from the author of "Walking Gear".
Make No Martyrs: Book 1 of the Eichi Testaments
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,980. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Church Universal and Missionary-led assassins are the glue that hold the Second Empire together. But things come unstuck on Demeter, a small, metal-poor planet near the center of the galaxy. Rebellion is brewing, threatening the rejuv drugs; the Church has a hidden agenda; the missionary is having second thoughts; a battalion of Imperial Marines stands ready to invade; and there's this girl.
Master Plan
Price: Free! Words: 106,960. Language: Romanian. Published: August 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Atunci când credeam ca nu mai este nimic de adăugat despre originea și destinul omenirii, o noua teorie vine să schimbe TOTUL. ... și istoria nu va mai fi la fel ... Vom afla vreodată cine suntem cu adevărat? vor continua să se întrebe filozofii, neștiind ca pentru cei aleși să ȘTIE, povara cunoașterii MASTER PLAN-ului este copleșitoare.
The Search For Home - A Post Apocalyptic Novel
Series: Humanity Abides, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,620. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In the final book of the Humanity Abides Series, Mark Teller, his wife and family and a small group of friends, leave their sheltered valley in New Mexico to head for California. Trying to find out if anyone else has survived, they travel across country, finding good and evil people... and danger, along the way. Their survival and future of the country may lie in the hands of one man.
Runners: Escape Prison World or Die - Empire of Time
Series: Empire of Time. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,710. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014 by Clocktower Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A man and a woman, strangers, escape from separate POW camps on an alien world and fight their way to a forbidden jungle island where other renegade humans are making a stand against the alien Kaarrk Swarm. Kion and Amela become partners - and pawns - in a galaxy-wide war waged by an inhuman enemy. Can they find their way home to loved ones, through a lost Time Train portal (#1 of planned trilogy)
Pioneers - Empire of Time
Series: Empire of Time. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,540. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014 by Clocktower Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
25 light years from dying Earth, a lush, earth-like world emits thriving starport signals. Paul and Licia (lovers, among the six last surviving humans) make a desperate journey; but find only blue-skinned barbarians and enigmatic ruins; stone age villagers with dim cultural memories of star flight. In an ancient, long sealed mound on a plain lie answers to questions nobody ever thought to ask.
Nebula Express - Empire of Time
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,670. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014 by Clocktower Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Horror » General
Motto of a lone, crippled starship hurtling in deep space: “Nothing is right near the speed of light.” Not the ship, not the mission, nor its people. Ridge and Brenna are drawn to each other in a powerful passion that defies the deadly madness all around--yet their love, too, is a symptom of all that’s wrong aboard Nebula Express. Evokes Ridley Scott’s Alien but scarier, even more thoughtful.
Telekinetic (a Hyllis family story #1)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,120. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(5.00 from 1 review)
“Telekinetic” is the first of a series of stories featuring the Hyllis family, who tend to inherit telekinetic “talents.” The story is set after a plague induced apocalypse. Tarc can exert a few ounces of force with his talent which can be helpful in his role as a healer. But then some strangers initiate a violent takeover. Can Tarc’s weak powers, play a role in resisting this invasion?