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Gila Pradopo
Price: Free! Words: 28,620. Language: Dutch. Published: January 15, 2015 by Uitgeverij Verschijnsel. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Ze was zes jaar oud en hing met haar hoofd uit het raam. De maan was gigantisch en de ring van puin duidelijk zichtbaar voor haar blote oog. Ergens daar dreven haar ouders en als ze maar goed genoeg keek kon ze hen zien, dood en stijf bevroren... Peter Kaptein toont op meesterlijke wijze hoe je met minimale middelen een schat aan wereldbouw en alternate history kan laten zien.
Tales of the Vuduri: Year Two
Series: Tales of the Vuduri, Volume 2. Price: Free! Words: 140,350. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A second look behind the curtain at the fascinating 35th century world of Rome’s Revolution. Tales of the Vuduri: Year Two offers you 366 additional entries containing even more scientific tidbits, unrevealed secrets and back stories. Often amusing but always thought-provoking, these detailed articles should provide some entertaining insights into this brave new world.
Universo Antrópico - Una Realidad Posible
Price: Free! Words: 40,530. Language: Spanish. Published: January 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
La conciencia de un Universo Antrópico se encuentra encubierta tras la enigmática materia inteligente, su dominio se rige con las reglas de un mecanismo aunque simple, resulta casi siempre, devastador y complejo. La mecánica que lo mantiene en perpetuo movimiento, se ajusta a inflexiones cuánticas aleatorias de un módulo cuya dinámica mutable, establece los parámetros de su fantástica existencia.
A Wintering of Evil; The Pandora Affair Part Two
Series: A Wintering of Evil; The Pandora Affair Part One. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 172,590. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The Exclusion Zone around Chernobyl. The Zone is the center of a dynamic Wild West-style world. Anomalous areas create strange artifacts worth small fortunes on the black markets of Europe. Mutation has altered and changed the creatures within the Zone, producing deadly mutants, both above ground and below. The Russian Military has a name for the Zone, The Zone of Alienation.
Space Gypsies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,330. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The year is 2055, the first humans are on their way to colonize Mars. A meteorite shower damages their spacecraft worse than they realize. After months of traveling through space, they arrive in the vicinity of Mars, and then things go horribly wrong. There is no hope of a rescue mission. Incapable of landing as planned and without any contingency plans, they are doomed to drift out of control...
Heaven is a Place on Earth
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,560. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Cal Coplin has disappeared. When Ginny receives a message from him, asking her to deliver a package, her decision to help plunges her into a world of fear, corruption, and massive deception. On the run, Ginny finds that, in a world dominated by augmented and virtual realities, nothing is as it seems, and the deception runs deeper than anyone could imagine.
Shackleton's Folly
Price: Free! Words: 116,610. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Earth destroyed. Few humans remain. One adventurer must unravel the stuff of legends to preserve the future.
Hardwired, Episode Six
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,870. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Cowboy, Sarah, and the rebel forces are bunkered in the Mojave desert, readying the strike that will either win the war or bring their own cause down in flames. But neither realizes that their cause has already been betrayed . . .
Commodore Farmer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,960. Language: American English. Published: December 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The largest wormhole ever discovered, a new undeveloped galaxy brimming with immense resources, an unexpected marriage, royal intrigue, and hostile totalitarian forces shadow the exclusive path to new worlds. The story features a twisting plot, powerful scheming enemies, and huge rewards for success.
If I Should Die Before It Wakes, and other stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,980. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Surprise, humor and suspense weave through these six spell-binding stories penned by sci-fi maverick Allen Whitlock.
An Alien Incursion
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,110. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The American Federated States Space Forces are finally ready to meet the enemy, but this time they will be require to land on their foe’s fortified position. But will they be strong enough to eliminate the threat to Earth and all of its inhabitants before the enemy reinforces its position? There is only one way to find out and that is by throwing themselves into the heart of the enemy.
Pase de un Día
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014 by CV-2 Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
A billion Third Worlders wanted to work in the United States. As a lucky holder of a daypass, Chalo had the opportunity to teleport to his job, unless he overstayed his shift. Or lost his daypass.
Aerobrake
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Claire makes a good living in her tiny orbital ship, repairing busted and broken-down satellites. When she gets a distress call, the last thing she expects is for it to be from her son. To make matters worse, it looks like the only way to save him is by landing the ship. But neither ship was ever designed to enter the atmosphere. Originally published in The Colored Lens, 2013.
1/2986 - The Climate Fiction Saga
Series: 1/2986. Price: Free! Words: 61,110. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Adventure » Action
The 1/2986 Climate Fiction Saga is an emotional tour de force, a terrifying glimpse into our possible future and the costs of climate change.
Adrift on a Sea of Stars
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,410. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The crews of three starships arrive at nearby stars to discover that during their long interstellar voyage Earth had stopped transmitting.
Stone 382
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Keith's in charge of Stone 382, an alien relic that's a waypoint to the stars. Stuck with Jimmy in the dilapidated, pokey, glued-on station, Keith just wants to get home to see Sue. But when the alien builders arrive, everything's going to change. A science fiction story originally published in Perihilion, by the author of "Walking Gear".
Colours of the Soul
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,400. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Why are cheetahs the most perfect of creatures? Besides because they're cats, that is... Cool, mind-blowing stories from a master.
Rage of Stars: Book Three of The Sigil Trilogy
Series: The Sigil Trilogy. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,640. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The concluding volume of Henry Gee's incredible Sigil Trilogy! The Universe is still dying from within and the young Drover tasked with stopping the rot is still racing against time. The concluding volume of Henry Gee's incredible Sigil Trilogy!
The Sigil Trilogy (Omnibus vol.1-3)
Series: The Sigil Trilogy. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 250,930. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
The amazing Sigil Trilogy complete in one volume! The amazing Sigil Trilogy complete in one volume! From Nature Editor Henry Gee comes a story of breathtaking scope and beloved characters. Spanning millions of years and the breadth of the universe, The Sigil Trilogy is an epic tale that explores the nature of humanity, belief, and love.
The Best of Hal Clement
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 140,570. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Hal Clement, one of the all-time greats of science fiction -- named a Grand Master by the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America in 1999 -- was defining hard science fiction before such distinctions were even being thought of. This collection presents some of his finest shorter pieces as collected by his friend and colleague, Lester del Rey.