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Anomaly at Fortune Lake
By Wayne Lutz
Series: Science Fiction for Astronomers. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,230. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
On a remote lake in Canada, Ashley and Justin seek an off-the-grid lifestyle, while two anomalies merge into one. A distant galaxy exhibits unusual characteristics in Justin's amateur telescope, and something under the lake is stirring. Soon military submarine chaser aircraft from two countries are involved, and so are astronomers from around the world. It's a race to understand the anomaly.
Ninety Days
By Kenneth Horton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,340. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Set in a totally enclosed multi level city the main character is convicted on a trumped up charge of murder. Secretly manipulated by people who wish to change the totalitarian rule, he is condemned to manual labour in various services until he meets other outlawed characters who are trying to bring about a peaceful change.
Evolución: el futuro
By Marco Santini
Price: Free! Words: 36,460. Language: Spanish. Published: September 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Prólogo José Luis Cordeiro, “Conozca Más” Nikola Danaylov - De acuerdo con los estudios del futuro, el mundo pronto estará dominado por la tecnología de punta, capaz de conducir a la humanidad a una era de progreso acelerado. "Evolución: el futuro" es una historia impresionante ambientada en un futuro cercano, casi irreconocible, alterado por las más avanzadas tecnologías.
The Game
By Louis Shalako
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
How much of who we are is tied up in what we know? If something wiped our 'knowledge,' or higher education, but left our basic faculties, the ability to speak and to act, would we all be created equal again? In The Game, everything must be learned the hard way. The learning curve is painful. The price of a mistake is a laser bolt through the head. A short story.
The Game Is Dead
By Rhonda Turpin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,940. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012 by Rhonda Turpin. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
THE GAME IS DEAD is a tale of mystique, where kingpin John Gray battles against the forces of Harry Treason. It is man versus Ghost-- shaped by drama and the supernatural. This story meanders the reader inside and out of continnent to continent, city to city, and good to evil. THE GAME IS DEAD is a reader's treat, like receiving two books in one. A page-turner that will keep you reading wel
Evolution: l’avenir
By Marco Santini
Price: Free! Words: 36,620. Language: French. Published: September 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Préface: Vanderlei Martinianos, "Pour en savoir davantage" Nikola Danaylov - Notre avenir: des êtres humains et des intelligences artificielles. Les protagonistes agissent dans un monde dominé par la technologie. Il en naît une comparaison puissante à la civilisation actuelle, qui nous laisse face à face à la morale d’un monde que nous pourrions partager un jour.
Polar Shift
By Emily Mah
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,530. Language: German. Published: September 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Als Amber DeSoto Nordlichter auf Ganymede entdeckt, weiß sie, dass etwas nicht stimmt. Aber wenn irgendwer das Unvorhergesehene überleben kann, dann Amber – und wenn der Kommandant der Basis schon nicht auf sie hören will, wird sie eben selbst herausfinden, wie sie die Basis und ihre Bewohner retten kann.
Evoluzione : il futuro
By Marco Santini
Price: Free! Words: 32,220. Language: Italian. Published: September 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Prefazione di Marta Rossi, contributo speciale di Nikola Danaylov - Secondo recenti studi, il mondo sarà ben presto dominato da tecnologie rivoluzionarie che dischiuderanno all’Umanità un’era di progresso accelerato. “Evoluzione: il futuro” è una storia mozzafiato ambientata in un prossimo futuro reso quasi irriconoscibile dalle nuove tecnologie.
The First Voyages
By Raymund Eich
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 53,420. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012 by CV-2 Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
From 21st century asteroid settlements to World War II Romania, from an Earth dominated by immortal aliens to Christ's empty tomb, let a fresh, distinctive voice in science fiction guide you on journeys to the photosphere of the sun, the coding regions of DNA, and the complexities of the human psyche.
A MOON CALLED TRITON-
By Scott Burrell
Price: Free! Words: 31,660. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
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Triton is a Romantic Science Fiction Thriller. Not only does it present Action , Suspense but also Drama. The Book Originally written as a Script as the Follow up for "The Event Horizon" however author , Scott Burrell takes us for a different turn. Based on an Outer Post Colony near Jupiter the plot unviels with an Ex Army Officer on the lonely . Follow the Character Olson until his fate.
1001001
By Ian Thomas Healy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
General Purpose robot 1001001 has had as content an existence of dull labor as any robot could want. But when a fellow droid offers it an unusual file called gospel.dat, 1001001's world turns upside down in a single tick of its diamondoid brain. Inspired by the Rush song "The Body Electric" from Grace Under Pressure
82 Erídano
By Luis Ruiz de Gopegui
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,660. Language: Spanish. Published: September 8, 2012 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
“82 Erídano” es una narración de ficción científica en la que se cuentan, de forma sencilla y amena, todos los pormenores que, verdaderamente, rodearían a la llegada de una nave tripulada por extraterrestres a nuestro planeta.
The God in the Clear Rock
By Lucian Randolph
Price: Free! Words: 95,510. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012 by McDonald Press Publishing Co.. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
"Seriously one of the greatest things I've ever read." - - Wil Wheaton - - Mysterious ancient artifact from a lost civilization of giants is somehow connected to series of deadly solar storms beginning to hit earth.
Ships & Stones
By D.C. McKay
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,630. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Adriel Finlay had enough problems as Captain of Dreamer’s Way. As one of the relatively few indie ships that competed against Oligarch shipping lines, he was just barely making a profit during peak Earth-Mars tourist season. Then fate stepped in, and made him wish that he could go back to his old problems. He needed these new challenges like he needed an extra hole in his head…or his ship.
Cake Planet
By Margaret E. Castle
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012 by Towhee Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Planets made from cake existed only in the picture book Daren and his wife read to their young daughter. Just a fun fantasy, even on an exploratory space ship. But when an explosion cripples the ship's drive, sending them to an odd planetary system, Daren must choose between a slim chance of returning home, and keeping his promises to his wife and daughter.
Dementional
By Tonya Cannariato
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,600. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Mark Inman has two loves: particle physics and Sarah. She agrees to become his wife at the same time his experiment to find the Higgs boson goes off the rails.
Tersine Gezegen
By Mehmet Kardaş
Price: Free! Words: 8,210. Language: Turkish. Published: August 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Tau Ceti sisteminden alınan çözülemeyen bir mesaj sonrası, içinde astrobiyolog Kemal Türk'ün de bulunduğu bir ekip gezegene gönderilir. Ancak indikleri gezegende ters giden bir şeyler vardır.
Evolution: the future
By Marco Santini
Price: Free! Words: 33,600. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Special contribution by Nikola Danaylov - According to future studies, the world will be dominated soon by disruptive technologies, able to plunge Mankind into an era of accelerated progress. “Evolution: the future” is a breathtaking story set in a near future altered almost beyond recognition by disruptive technologies. Script available.
New Earth Stories Volume One
By C.G. Standridge
Series: C.G. Standridge's New Earth Stories, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 126,530. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
This is a first-person retrospective set about ninety years in the future, depicting the human struggle to survive in a world of war and deceit. The young human, David J. Carver, must learn the truth of their pending home, and unravel the mysteries of alien law in the ongoing Lucian war in order to preserve the human race.
Down The River Road
By Gregory Benford
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 21,060. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
One man's search for his father through the chaos of shifting time, in the far future, when science has advanced well beyond the limits of time until mystery and danger rule a man's life—and time shifts in chaotic swirls. A backwoods fantasy in a riverland derived from mysterious science indistinguishable from magic, by a master of SF time exploration.