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Deceptive Detection
Price: Free! Words: 9,140. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
I wish I had a blurb to put here but I don't. The story has what I want to say.
Venus Falls
Price: Free! Words: 6,990. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
Eliot has been a slave all his life, but when he meets the beautiful Duchess, his life is turned around when he is invited to serve the royal family. But not all is well on the planet: rebellion is brewing on Venus, and Eliot is about to get swept up in it.
Thousand Tales: Extra Lives
Price: Free! Words: 39,120. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In the 2030s, the virtual reality game "Thousand Tales" is becoming a home for AIs and digitized human minds. The virtual world's people strive to build a happy new society of magic, transformation and adventure, while staying relevant to a real world that still needs them. These short stories are fit for newcomers to the series or for fans. Part of the emerging "GameLit" or "LitRPG" genre.
Escalating Warlordism
Series: shorts!, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
two short science fiction stories; halloween themed. One teddyhunter pre-quill
Starshot
Price: Free! Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When Earth launched its first interstellar mission, little did it know what kind of response it would receive.
The Alchemist's Children: Panacea
Price: Free! Words: 146,030. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Fourteen-year-old Callen Thorne is a brilliant hacker who has been battling cancer for the last ten years. When his family's mysterious legacy comes knocking, he and his sister, Ania, are pulled into a desperate quest to save their dying mother. Unknown to Callen, a cure also awaits him, buried deep, in a secret location surrounded by horrors that he can scarcely imagine.
I Rode In The Time Machine
Price: Free! Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
At the dance, a man introduced himself to me as H. G. Wells. He said he had searched the world over for me and was happy he found me. He said he was not the real H.G. Wells but was a person whose history of achievements was suspicious. Though born in 1866, he had come to 2017 in a time machine to start a new life and he wanted me to be in it as his wife. This story tells what happened.
BIO-SAPIEN book 6 - Rise of the Dark energy Knight
Price: Free! Words: 73,450. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Darclonians want to turn all humans into a “Walking Black Hole” (weapon of mass destruction) to take over this universe and then the next. Jaden’s BIO-engineered body is the key to perfecting this weapon. A Dark Energy Knight touches down on Earth and proves to be an unstoppable force against humanity. An enemy with the powers of a blackhole is an evil only Jaden can face.
BIO-Sapien series book 1 - Destination optic warp
Price: Free! Words: 80,140. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A young man by the name of Jaden is abducted by benevolent aliens, bio-engineered to superhuman levels and sent back to Earth years later to stop an alien invasion.
Guardian Tempest
Price: Free! Words: 47,640. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Hibernating colonists lie within tunnels of the Guardian Tempest upon Saturn's largest moon: Titan. Yet as the storms of winter begin to lay siege, slowly things begin to unravel. It is left to those few crew still awake to defend against the one within their midst who threatens their very survival.
Ham Taylor: Lost In Time!
Price: Free! Words: 72,470. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(2.50 from 2 reviews)
A wildly imaginative and gritty new adventure from the author of horror epic "The 9th Fortress." Ham Taylor: Lost in Time is the first step in an incredible journey spanning space, time, and everything in between.
The Protocols of Uma
Price: Free! Words: 69,340. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The Umae struggle at the edge of extinction. Their blood rivals, the Hek, have made huge leaps forward in technology and stand ready to destroy the Umae once and for all. The Journeycraft Starshine returns to the Umae, seemingly just in time. But what agendas do the Journeyers follow, and what secrets remain that could doom the Umae forever?
Contamination Event (Short Story #1)
Price: Free! Words: 8,980. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The planet Zarmina is an object of scientific research with its curious life forms and vast planetary ocean. But when amateurs from Earth arrive looking for fun and entertainment, the situation turns volatile. Contamination Event is the first in a collection of related hard science fiction short stories detailing the wonders and perils of the cosmos.
The Fabulous T-4
Price: Free! Words: 1,930. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Phil Riggins, a troubled boy living in poverty, walks uneasily into his psychiatrist's office to take part in an experimental form of therapy. All he has to do is have the new device called the "T-4" connected to himself, fall asleep, and the machine does the talking for him. It ends up telling the doctor and the world far more than he'd ever care to know.
Unbounded
Price: Free! Words: 54,350. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
In the future, probes are launched from Earth to nearby star systems. After transmitting their findings back to Earth, a starship ferries colonists to a new world. But the manned expedition finds something very different from what the probes promised. Now, while struggling to fit in with a crew of scientists, ship’s clerk Ryder Kask works to uncover the growing mysteries surrounding their mission.
Frozen Sky
Price: Free! Words: 8,950. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
She knew she should have just flown back to Hangtian with Cheng. That was all that was required. Find the missing strato-freighter and report its location. But this was an American airship, and she was going to be damned if she let a bunch of rebels rescue it.
Tales of the Vuduri: Year Four
Series: Tales of the Vuduri. Price: Free! Words: 166,040. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The fascinating 35th century world of Rome’s Revolution is calling to you. Tales of the Vuduri: Year Four consists of 370 entries containing scientific tidbits, unrevealed secrets and back stories and more. Often amusing but always thought-provoking, these detailed articles should provide some entertaining insights into this brave new and amazing world.
A Long Night in Hell
Price: Free! Words: 10,150. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
The ride down the elevator to Agni Mining Station was like a ride into Hell itself. On a planet where you could never quite get warm enough, it quickly became uncomfortably warm, then uncomfortably hot. G. Drew Akers had been in deep mines before, he'd worked in one for two years in Hussy Crater in his early twenties.
The Cost of Business: A Dragonfire Station Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
"A great little short story in the world I love." --Steve Hauser How to handle an impossible situation? Cabot Layne has unintentionally become the owner of someone else's problem. In order to get free of it, he'll need to use every bit of his trader cunning. If he does it just right, he might stay out of prison. With a little luck, he'll even manage to turn a profit.
Saint Vladnitz
Price: Free! Words: 16,520. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Humanity is imprisoned within a solar system running out of resources. Divine intervention is needed. Instead, Captain Vladnitz and his crew limp onto the scene in their battered spaceship, Arkhangel. In search of enough asteroid metals to make the next loan payment, they instead make a discovery that changes everything, if the ship and its crew can stay in one piece.

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