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Sex and Violence in Zero-G: The Complete "Near Space" Stories, Expanded Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 211,870. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014 by Gray Rabbit Publications / Fantastic Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
All the stories of Allen Steele's award-winning "Near Space" series—now in an expanded and revised second edition! Includes the Hugo Award-winning novella "The Death of Captain Future" and the Hugo Award-winning novelette "The Emperor of Mars."
A King of Infinite Space
Price: $7.49 USD. Words: 113,150. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014 by Gray Rabbit Publications / Fantastic Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
"This is the story of the last day of my life, and everything that happened after that." Ranging from a Lollapalooza concert of 1995 to the asteroid belt of 2099, it's the tale of a young man who dies, becomes reborn, and crosses the solar system in search of his lost love... and grows to be a better man, despite himself.
Memento Mori
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 87,460. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014 by Gray Rabbit Publications / Fantastic Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » General
When you're trapped on a quarantined planet, waiting for the end, what else is there to do but turn your remaining days into a work of art?
Blind Justice
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 87,190. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014 by Gray Rabbit Publications / Fantastic Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Justica stole his ship, his friends, and ten years of his life. Now it's time to even the score.
Angel at Apogee
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 86,090. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014 by Gray Rabbit Publications / Fantastic Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
"Angel at Apogee is an excellently drawn description of two races who must either learn to compromise or face extinction." —Andre Norton
Dancing Vac
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 85,050. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014 by Gray Rabbit Publications / Fantastic Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The electrifying sequel to Cyberstealth! This time, it's fly or die.
Cyberstealth
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 89,490. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014 by Gray Rabbit Publications / Fantastic Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
It's not easy being the best. When pilot and artificially intelligent stealth craft merge as one, the possibilities are endless. But when there's a traitor in the squadron, things become a lot more dangerous. David Drake, author of Hammer's Slammers, said of this book: "Vivid glimpses of high-tech hardware, and the black paranoid universe of a military at war."
The Visitors
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,700. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
This ebook is a serious “First Contact” story. Three visitors arrive on the Earth. They seem both strange and familiar at the same time, and they certainly seem harmless. But layers of deadly intelligence and deceit lie behind their friendly exteriors. This book can be considered like as an updated H.G. Wells “War of the Words” - but presented in modern times and as a psychological thriller.
Attenuation: Letters From The Man In The Moon
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 47,890. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
How the world was made, as told by the guy sent to do it. Also, clues about to humanity's future, and fate, and a sort of how-to guide for the survival of all living things.
The Big Red Buckle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,750. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
For Marco Aguilar, just being at the starting line represents the culmination of two years of careful preparation and training. He aims to win the Grand Martian Traverse, and take home The Big Red Buckle for himself and for native Martians.
Magnificent Endeavor
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,830. Language: American English. Published: June 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Earth has survived into the third decade of the twenty-first century; but two superpowers have become embroiled in a deadly space race.
The House of Ezram
Series: The Book of Ezram. Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 27,720. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Hugo Winton was a private person and on a usual Friday night could be found at the local bar sitting in a corner by himself and thinking about Sally Fisher, until one night a stranger approached and offered him an adventure. It included Sally, and refusal turned into abduction. By the next day he was far away and thrust into the politics of The House of Ezram and a destiny that he was born to.
The Alien Artifact 5 (Part I)
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 25,100. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014 by CosmicBlueCB. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A classic action science fiction thriller of the adventures of explorers detecting and uncovering a perfectly symmetric black sphere voyager of transcendent origins! The explorers only find its true origins and it being an ultimate time machine/voyager when they activate it, with one of them in it, and it explores the whole of space and time, as an ultimate time traveler, searching for something!
Quem Mais Poderá Ser?
Series: Armas Suaves, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,970. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Qual pensa ser a maior informação que a humanidade ainda não descobriu? Poderá haver algo mesmo em frente a nós e à espera de ser descoberto? Os elos em falta para uma conclusão fascinante.
Portal 2901 Part 1
Series: Portal 2901, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,910. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014 by eXtasy Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Fantasy » General
The DNA of cloned humans, inhabitants of a dying planet, was placed aboard a spaceship. The craft landed on a small island, one located on a new world. Now that these refugees are older, they must find a better place to live. Will these refugees survive?
The Oneiric Telefactor
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,360. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
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Day Therland works as an oneiric telefactor on Venus, where it rains acid and snows metal, where the atmospheric pressure is over 90 times that of Earth, and the mean surface temperature is well over 800 °F. Good thing his body is on Earth. Except that it’s not. It’s on Venus, and Day has only hours to find out where it is and why it has been brought there. Originally published in Leading Edge 56.
Occupy Space
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,160. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
"Occupy Space" is "Gravity" with more beer. It's the story of Redneck NASA, the promised land for all the rocket junkies, pyromaniacs, astro-hippies, and science gladiators who believe that our future isn’t down here on earth, it’s up there in space, and they don’t need anyone’s permission to get there.
A Ambição De Um Homem
Series: Armas Suaves, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,800. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Qual é a maior ambição que um homem pode ter? Como provaria que não é alvo de qualquer conspiração ou que é livre da vontade de outros? O que faria se descobrisse algo com um potencial infinito?
Rescue (an Ell Donsaii story #11)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,980. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
“Rescue" is the eleventh of a series of near future SciFi/Thrillers whose young heroine Ell Donsaii’s nerve mutation makes her a genius and provides her some astonishing athletic abilities. In “Rescue,” President Stockton tells the FBI to tone down its efforts to imprison Ell. Unfortunately, the SCDF, a group of ultraconservative survivalists now has the President in their sights.
Earth is Upside Down (and 12 Other Things You Would Know About This Planet If You Didn't Live On It)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014 by J. Timothy Bagwell. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
An alien diplomat reveals thirteen astonishing facts about Earth and its place in the greater human community, including why Earth is upside down, why time doesn't exist, why you can travel faster than light but probably shouldn't, how men and women came to be a single species, what will happen if Earth does not clean up its act, and answers to other things you never suspected were questions.