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Someone Else's Life
Price: Free! Words: 129,350. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
What if a woman would go to any lengths to experience the world of motherhood? Suella Worthy, a rich baseball pitcher's wife cannot conceive a child of her own or carry one to term. Through a series of events linked with her husband Nathan's own infidelity and a mysterious organization called Lifewind, Suella receives a daughter of her very own. But should some things just never be?
False Vacuum: Apocalypse
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,550. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The universe is a very strange place. Ask any physicist. Cosmological and quantum actions often contradict common sense. Members of the Level II civilization called the Hamlet discover that something is mining our universe for its energy potential, resulting in massive world-line destruction. A blend of hard science fiction, sociology and musical fantasy rolled into a single package.
April
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 220,260. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014 by HenchmanPress. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
After a chance encounter with a spy on the orbital habitat M3, fourteen-year-old April finds herself involved with political intrigues that endanger the only home she's ever known. She and her allies will have to challenge the political status quo and perhaps go to war against a nation that outnumbers them a hundred thousand to one - where their only advantage is a slight technological edge.
Exigency
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,030. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
It took nineteen years to reach an Earthlike planet. For eight years, a small research team has observed from orbit the lifeforms below. The first: an isolated people embarking on civilization and building their world's first city. The second: a brutal race of massive predators, spread thick across the dominant landmass. When disaster strikes, the team must evacuate to the inhospitable surface.
The Final Fire of Bright Skies
Series: The Ancients of Earth, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,570. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by McDonald Press Publishing Co.. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In less than a day, gigantic solar storms will overwhelm the magnetosphere of the planet. And the only people who can possibly stop the coming disaster are all on the same secret island base in the Bahamas, where an impossible artifact from Mayan history has just been discovered to contain an ancient and mysterious consciousness with knowledge of the impending solar disaster… and maybe more.
The Wrath of the Invisible Sword
Series: The Ancients of Earth, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,150. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by McDonald Press Publishing Co.. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
A 26,000 year cycle of gigantic solar storms is beginning. The destructive power of these storms will eclipse anything in recorded history. As the coming deadly storms begin to create a complex web of intrigue and action, a mysterious and ancient artifact, which is somehow connected to the solar cycles, manages to become more of a threat to the future of mankind than the impending disaster.
Fractime Anthology (Parts 1-6)
Series: The Fractime Saga. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 186,320. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
FracTime’s story corresponds to six key times near the end of the machine led Universal War, a conflict that not only pitted machine against humanity, but also humanity against humanity.
Make No Martyrs: Book 1 of the Eichi Testaments
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,980. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Church Universal and Missionary-led assassins are the glue that hold the Second Empire together. But things come unstuck on Demeter, a small, metal-poor planet near the center of the galaxy. Rebellion is brewing, threatening the rejuv drugs; the Church has a hidden agenda; the missionary is having second thoughts; a battalion of Imperial Marines stands ready to invade; and there's this girl.
Master Plan
Price: Free! Words: 106,960. Language: Romanian. Published: August 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Atunci când credeam ca nu mai este nimic de adăugat despre originea și destinul omenirii, o noua teorie vine să schimbe TOTUL. ... și istoria nu va mai fi la fel ... Vom afla vreodată cine suntem cu adevărat? vor continua să se întrebe filozofii, neștiind ca pentru cei aleși să ȘTIE, povara cunoașterii MASTER PLAN-ului este copleșitoare.
The Search For Home - A Post Apocalyptic Novel
Series: Humanity Abides, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,620. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In the final book of the Humanity Abides Series, Mark Teller, his wife and family and a small group of friends, leave their sheltered valley in New Mexico to head for California. Trying to find out if anyone else has survived, they travel across country, finding good and evil people... and danger, along the way. Their survival and future of the country may lie in the hands of one man.
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.
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.
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
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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?
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
America One- NextGen II (Book 6)
Price: $5.97 USD. Words: 118,760. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Ryan Richmond has dreamed about going to space since the age of seven. Reading space updates—and seeing pictures of Neil Armstrong on the lunar surface in National Geographic—was the ignition of this dream. Ryan Richmond goes to space.