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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?
Identità Rubate
Series: Il Crononauta, #1. Price: $2.73 USD. Words: 95,090. Language: Italian. Published: August 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Dopo aver inventato il teletrasporto, Mark Browne è pronto per il meritato successo. Il congegno da lui inventato - la porta quantistica - consente di muoversi lungo distanze notevoli – migliaia di chilometri – nel giro di pochi minuti. Sembra l'inizio di un sogno, quando un imprevisto gli cambia la vita. Catapultandolo nel futuro.
Confessions of a Sentient War Engine
Series: An Old Guy/Cybertank Adventure, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,850. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014 by Ballacourage Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Old Guy rides again! The fourth in a series of thrilling Old Guy/Cybertank adventures sees Old Guy off on some exciting new adventures. Everyone's favorite near obsolete weapon of mass destruction returns with some old, and new, friends in more great stories in the style of Chronicles of Old Guy.
Message from Gondwana
Price: Free! Words: 27,800. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A corporation sends a team to Gondwana, a jungle planet. It is perfect for pharmaceutical prospecting, exotic vegetation loaded with strange chemical compounds that could make the company rich. The newest member of the team, Lani Callis, wants to impress the team's veterans, but first must overcome her own limitations and a planet that is either trying to kill them or may be just curious.
Bridge Through Time
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,220. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Bridge Through Time is the sequel to Spotson's successful debut novel, Life II. Max's son, Dr. Kyle Thorning, is now a high particle physicist at CERN in Switzerland. Meanwhile, after First Contact, powerful aliens with four arms and four legs, named Darsians, are taking control of the planet, with the muted subservience of its human population due to the astounding technological advances that th
Diplomatic Solution
Series: The Olla, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,420. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Jill Berlac's stuck trying to avoid all out war between Ceres and everyone else-from Earth to Mars to Ganymede-over who owns the contract with the Olla. The aliens' deep space vessel is almost complete. Too bad Jill's just an aide to the ambassador, and someone's hacked her eye data. An Olla story by Sean Monaghan, author of "To Stare Again Across the Water".
From a Changeling Star
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,570. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Deep in the fires of Betelgeuse, scientists anxiously await the one man essential to the greatest engineering project in history. But on Kantano's World, Willard Ruskin battles invisible agents for control of his life, and even his memories. Drawn into a conflict from which not even death will free him, Ruskin must reach Betelgeuse before his enemies sabotage humanity's future among the stars.
Plague: Aftermath
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 31,940. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Airborne Ebola has found a foothold in many large cities around the world, causing mass panic and mob mentality as people attempt to escape the circumstances they're thrown into. Here are a few stories of bravery, viciousness, and survival from those trying to escape the next Plague.
The God Mars Book Four: Live Blades
Series: The God Mars, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 134,270. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(5.00 from 1 review)
Earth’s reckless use of a nuclear weapon has threatened the lives of those living in Melas, prompting a band of Nomads to seek a new home in the more livable—and more dangerous—Coprates to the east. A young Eternal embarks on a journey to prove himself a hero. A former enemy tries to earn her place in the UN planetary forces. And a terrifying new threat arises from a world that never happened.
Stars that Fall to Earth: And Other Science-Fiction Tales of the Macabre, the Humoresque, and the Human
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,230. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014 by Tenth Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
This present volume of eight stories and three novellas has characters that instantly grab the imagination and moves forward without mincing words. And most of all, this work stands as unique even in its genre of the fantastic, as each tale relates original narratives of unpredictable intrigue.
Falaha's Journey: A Spacegirl's Account in Three Movements
Series: Falaha's Journey, Complete Trilogy, Vol. 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 137,890. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When a seemingly simple rescue mission turns into a nightmare, Falaha, an ambitious Danna Commander Trainee with a power she can't use properly yet, has her skills put to the ultimate test as her world begins to collapse, throwing her to the center of the conflict that might wipe out her entire race. Will the enemy kill Falaha and her crew before they can find a way to save their people?
Portal 2901 Part 2
Series: Portal 2901, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,300. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014 by eXtasy Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A war is raging on Noqa. Will the refugees survive? After boarding an alien spacecraft and trying to find a safer world to live on, refugees reach the planet Noqa.
Die Procyon-Konspiration
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,530. Language: German. Published: July 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Eine ferne Zukunft: Ein Raumflottenkadett und seine Kameraden werden Nacht für Nacht in ihren Träumen von schlimmen Visionen geplagt – die Sonnen des procyonischen Systems werden zur Supernova. Der junge Astrophysiker Aris Vakh'Ba geht dem Rätsel auf den Grund und stößt auf eine Mauer aus Schweigen und Misstrauen, die sein Weltbild ins Wanken bringt.
Second Chance God Killer by R. Richard
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,110. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Glarney Fered, a 71-year-old systems analyst and a black-belt in the self-defence art of Loro, living out the tag end of a rotten life in poverty in a futuristic world, gets a second chance at life after he’s hired as a bodyguard for a religious figure seeking a mysterious scroll of power…
Red Desert - Point of No Return
Series: Red Desert, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,360. Language: British English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
In what looks like a suicide attempt, Swedish exobiologist Anna Persson, crew member of the Isis, secretly leaves Station Alpha at the crack of dawn to travel deep into the Martian desert in a pressurised rover. Whatever her goal, wherever it is, will Anna reach her destination? “Point of No Return” is the first book in the “Red Desert” series. The second one is “People of Mars”.
First on the Moon: Based Upon Actual Events
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 118,760. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
With the dismantling of the Soviet Union, state secrets kept for many years have begun to come to light. Who was the first man to orbit the earth? John Glenn? Not exactly; he was the first American to orbit the earth. Yuri Gagarin? Officially, yes, but the truth is a long and well kept secret revealed exclusively in this book. Check out the blog at http://mannengineering.ca/blog
Little Brother's World
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 87,850. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by Gray Rabbit Publications / Fantastic Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
An updated Citizen of the Galaxy. In a world where pre-natal genetic engineering determines one's entire life structure, Little Brother is the only person without a GeneCode tattoo to dictate that future. When he teams up with a girl, the thrown-away offspring of the highest levels of society, they'll turn their world upside down…
AMP Phase 1: The Gamma Project
Series: A.M.P., Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,000. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Government conspiracy or Corporate Corruption? It runs deeper than that... The Salvage 5 mission, contracted by 'The Company', had found disturbing things at Asteroid 15 Eunomia in the Kirkwood gap...they didn't realize the deeper threat that would occur by bringing this tech back to Earth... the discoveries that promised new hope, now threatens man's very existence.
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."