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Echo Volume 2: The Taste of Ashes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,150. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Most of us change gradually-over the course of decades. For Crusader Atriya, it will happen in a single, agonizing day. On the edge of a decaying cityscape, Atriya struggles to hold onto his identity as he faces death from both enemies and allies alike. In the process, his old self is torn away, and he catches a glimpse of what he may one day become.
The Eye
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 74,930. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Kelly Barton barely survived two attempts to destroy her team's work on Mapinkura's alien artifact. Now she's starting from scratch. Struggling to fathom the secrets of the dome, Kelly discovers it's far more active than anyone believed. A mysterious light confirms it. And then the aliens arrive. Kelly's trapped in a no win situation. Her last chance to reveal the secrets and make it home alive.
Children of the Trident
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 163,230. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The nations of Earth send their brightest young minds to the Trident Academy, an elite military academy in Neptune orbit. When tragedy strikes, a small group of stranded students must work together to ensure their survival, battling attrition and a relentless pursuer. As the children work to survive, a deadly conspiracy is revealed that will change everything mankind knows about life in space.
Worldfall
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,310. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Captain Evert Dekker was on his last mission: a deep space voyage to a newly discovered planet. A hostile environment filled with strange plants and animals and political intrigue stemming from the colonization of the new world would change his life forever.
Sweat and Blood
Price: Free! Words: 10,760. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
For Artemio it had never been about wining, it had always been about surviving. He didn't know if he could beat Mudiwa Kachote in a fair fight, in fact he doubted he could, but it didn't matter because he could survive a fight with Mudiwa. It was hard-wired into him. For Chichi it had always been about wining, and Chichi always won. Chichi knew she would win against Artemio, he was just a fighter.
Pest Control (A Pair of Classic Science Fiction Short Stories)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,310. Language: American English. Published: February 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The Pied Piper of Spring - A galactic tinkerer is called to a small settlement on the planet known as Wesson, to take care of the rat population, which has exploded in the Spring.Two Idiots From Earth - A government official on a planet currently at war with earth, finds two supposed spies at a bar and suspects they are Terran agents.
Ruby Ridge, The Alien Invasion
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 111,220. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Arriving at the Invader's home planet, the Earth's Military must battle to conquer and occupy it as possibly the last remaining humans in existence. As the Earth is being Invaded, they take a hotwired alien craft and launch their own attack. Joined by a coalition of races facing their own extinction, the battle begins on page one, and it is action, adventure, and mystery from there on to the end.
The Galactic Time Trap
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,190. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A mysterious lander is found on the far side of the Moon containing a glass bottle with a message in it for humanity. A space station and teams of scientists are sent to the edge of the solar system. If it was only a natural phenomenon then why the warning to bring lots of guns?
Ruby Lake, The Alien Scourge
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,490. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Adventure » Action
A Science Fiction story, with action, adventure, and mystery. Two gun-toting scientists out of the military are sent on one last assignment. Find out what was killing the fish. It was an assignment, they find, that they were never supposed to return from. Attacked by mountain lions, fighting off zombies and monsters, they uncover the truth and now race against time to stave off an alien invasion.
Battlefields of Silence
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,660. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2016 by The Zharmae Publishing Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
When the surface of Earth was ruinously contaminated by radiation, it became a forbidden sanctuary. Though orphaned in the blackness of space, civilization struggled onward, persevering in sterile isolation. Now, centuries later, while the mighty space-faring superpowers war tirelessly for control of the solar system, humanity has adapted too well to its new home.
The Wolf of Descarta
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,630. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2016 by The Zharmae Publishing Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A Cyberpunk romp across a vast, Dystopian universe... Jaren Reese is just another red collar trapped at the bottom of Descarta's genetic caste system. But in the Dream Box, he has forged a new, digital identity for himself--Balmus, the Wolf Knight.
Batswana Le Bodimo: Tlhabano Kwa Poaneng Ya Motlhabaneng
Series: Batswana Le Bodimo. Price: Free! Words: 9,480. Language: Tswana. Published: February 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Batswana ba setse ba lapisitswe ke digôgelathoko tsa Badimo le madimo a tsone tse di sa bolong go ba kgerisa.Go tswa kgakala Batswana ba tlhasêlwa ba ituletse hêla ba sa rumola opê.Ba bolawa ba bo ba gapêlwa batho, dikgomo le leruô ke diingaodi tse go tswa kwa Motseng wa Badimo. Batswana ba setse ba tlhorontshêgile go lekane.
Desert Rangers
Price: Free! Words: 9,240. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Gabriel had been an Echusian Desert Ranger last season, and now he was responsible for a purchase that ended up falling short by 15,000 plants. To someone that didn't know him, it could look like a scam. He could be charged with capitalism, one of the few capital crimes in the Confederacy.
The Tralaxion War
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 49,970. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A typical spring day turns into a nightmare when an alien invasion comes unannounced. You will follow Scott McKnight, a young man with no passion for life, lead a small group of survivors on a mission to save Earth
Expect The Unexpected (A Pair of Classic Sci-Fi Short Stories)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,180. Language: American English. Published: February 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Raymond The Automatic House - A surviving government official after a worldwide upheaval manages to escape a ravaging mob and then stumbles across a self-contained automatic house.Terran Spies On An Alien Planet - A government official on a planet currently at war with earth, finds two supposed spies at a bar and suspects they are Terran agents.
Loyal Soldier
Price: Free! Words: 5,040. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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He saw the shapes of the mercenaries moving around near the pub's airlock, and ran ran out into the sandstorm at a right angle to the vehicle so the mercenaries wouldn't see him. When he couldn't see them any more, he curved back towards the vehicle. It was a bus, a long range transport, the type usually used to connect smaller settlements to major hubs.
Ghost Planet (A Terminus Novel)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,260. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Opdyke is known as the Ghost Planet for good reason. Those who are forced to terraform the icy planet, never leave. When Val Lucas finds himself on the prison train bringing fresh souls to the labor camp, he has other plans. Earning the trust of several within the camp, they begin to formulate their escape.
King of Mars
Price: Free! Words: 6,790. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Eve started to laugh. She was standing in her home of the past decade, an airship that might as well be dead. The only way she could get it functional again was to make it back to the colony, across sand-pits that could swallow her whole, and then get the neural processor back from Tadeusz before it starved to death.
Time Splitter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,340. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Since early in man’s history, he has looked to the heavens for the secret of time. Many have tried and failed. Some have actually gotten fairly close to the code of time. All dreaming that they would be able to go back and correct former mistakes. Time is a massive obstacle undertaking for man.
Star-Eater Chronicles 4. Foundation's End...
Series: Star-Eater Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,760. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2016 by Ian Hall. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Seth Gingko has the fastest ship in the home galaxy, and has found that Aliens are invading. He knows he has to warn Earth and show them the information he’s gained. But, for some reason unknown to Seth, the Government is keeping the alien’s existence secret from the Fellowship population. Seth has to inform humanity of the existence of aliens… even if it means an inter-planetary war.