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The Final Flight of the Phaseship Lelantos: Anthology One, Parts 1-3
By Cory Mccoy
Price: Free! Words: 13,290. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Parts one through three of the epic space opera, The Final Flight of the Phaseship Lelantos, now updated and in a single collection.
The Final Flight of the Phaseship Lelantos: Part 3
By Cory Mccoy
Price: Free! Words: 3,350. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Part 3 of the epic space opera
Rites Of Passage (2055)
By Danny H Jorgensen
Series: Still Light, Book 7. Price: Free! Words: 18,330. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Our rites of passage define us, even for a posthuman like Zǔ. Now 13, he is to be released into the wider world for the first time, and undergo experiences that will scar him, and shape humanity’s destiny. This is the tale of how he came out of the shadows, and into the light. Also, flying robots, angelic visitation, virtual worlds, a bejewelled dragon, and a girl falling out of a tree.
Star Visions - Mother's Milk 1: Bloom (Short Story Series)
By Jessie Jasen
Price: Free! Words: 9,120. Language: American English. Published: February 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Mother’s Milk, the ghost of the starship Scorpio, tells the story of Commander Ku-uhala, an alien woman of the Hoola species famous for their five sexual organs and sober analytical faculties who finds intergalactic love with the most unlikely candidate - Commander Rikes, a human man from Earth. Length: ca. 7,900 words
Perihelion, Episode One: The Convolution
By John Pirillo
Price: Free! Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Three scientists open up a doorway to pocket universes for exploration, but also start what could be the beginning of the end for all life. The first of a six episode Serial Novel. 16 pages
The Legend of Caliban (Part 1) "Fall from Grace"
By Parker James
Price: Free! Words: 21,600. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
One thousand years ago the Arcadian race had come to Earth from the outer reaches of the galaxy. Their sun was dying, and so too would planet Arcadia. Knowing this, over the course of time they built great skyships able to traverse the darkest reaches of the universe, planet Earth merely having been chosen as a stopping point on the path to a longer journey; an uninhabited planet charted long ago.
The Gluon Amplifier
By F Hampton Carmine
You set the price! Words: 6,290. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Greg Pattersen took a chance for the mere image of a distressed women in a thick fog. He donned a spacesuit and allowed a monstrosity of a franken-ship to collect him as it destroyed the beach and all around it. He had to find her, had to find the secrets behind the monster ship, and had to survive.
Awaken: Episode 1: Chaos
By José Ignacio Quiñones
Price: Free! Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Abruptly awakened from his dream. Joe quickly finds himself running for his life from an alien invasion. Shocked due to his apparent physical transformations, he embarks on a journey to understand his mutations. His first stop, the asylum.
Tales of the Vuduri: Year One
By Michael Brachman
Price: Free! Words: 123,570. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Come look behind the curtain at the fascinating 35th century world of Rome’s Revolution. Tales of the Vuduri: Year One offers you 366 entries containing backstories, scientific tidbits, unrevealed secrets and more. Often amusing but always thought-provoking, detailed insights into this brave new world await your arrival.
The Watchers of Ur: Cradle
By LaMonte M. Fowler
Series: The Watchers of Ur, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 80,520. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
THE WATCHERS OF UR: CRADLE will take you from Earth to Mars, Europa, Titan, and beyond on an epic journey filled with fast-paced action, gripping human drama, and stunning glimpses of the future of Mankind.
Sympatico (2048-9)
By Danny H Jorgensen
Series: Still Light, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 16,330. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Even posthumans need a childhood. Zǔ is now 6, and will receive three great gifts. Each of these gifts will define a future spanning huindreds of years and billions of lives, and it all begins here. More importantly, this is the tale of a unique and lonely being finding their first true friend. Also, a completely new way of communicating, the rise of of true AI, and a friendly lady made of forests
Flashing It: A Tiny Collection of Tiny Stories
By Vivian Unger
Price: Free! Words: 13,690. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
An unusual audition that changes the course of Hollywood movie-making. An unusual cookbook. Boltzmann brains! And more in this brief collection of flash fiction, in which not everyone has bothered to put on a pair of briefs. (And some can't, because they have no bodies.)
Peripeteia (2041-2)
By Danny H Jorgensen
Series: Still Light, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 11,760. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
After revelation, there must be action, a new ending sealed and a new beginning forged. Feng, renowned humanitarian and murderer, is tired. After long decades, he has one last, great act of creation in him. This is the story of a genius’ greatest creation; of the first posthuman, and first true AI. Also, a glamorous party, the real meaning of jihad, and someone riding an elephant in a palanquin.
By David Adams
Series: Lacuna. Price: Free! Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
On Belthas IV, the great forge world in the inner sphere of Toralii space, thousands of constructs -- artificial slaves -- are manufactured every week. They are initially identical and indistinguishable from the other until each is implanted with a stock neural net. From that moment onward every construct is different. They all have one thing in common, though; all constructs are bound by rules.
Where are They?
By Raymond V. Martin
Price: Free! Words: 14,030. Language: American English. Published: October 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
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The phones ring and the whole world for Joanne turn upside down. The call is from the Pentagon urging her to a meeting of her fellow scientists about the impending near hit of the huge asteroid. She has a secret that will make all the hysteria of the asteroid seem to be very calm. Joanne will reveal to all of those at the meeting her discovery and will introduce it to the group.
Man - Machine: A Journey
By F Hampton Carmine
You set the price! Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Three short stories exploring man's journey with and towards the machine. “Life is But a Dream” explores human intelligence and soul in a machine. “More Machine Than Human” explores the move towards Cyborgs and beyond. “An Arm and a Leg” explores what a society will give up to survive.
Anagnorisis (2035)
By Danny H Jorgensen
Series: Still Light, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 13,020. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
All hearts must break, and so know new life. There comes a time when each person must grasp or reject their fate. This is that time for three very different people, tied by the bonds of time and power, face a decision. Something of each dies, and something new is born. Also, a millennia-long fight using ecosystems as weapons, serial killing for a higher cause and beans excreted by cats.
By Chris Needs
You set the price! Words: 7,960. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Greedy gangsters trap each other into a fatal showdown while MAMPA agents help Theropods escape from their flooded planet.
By Len Robertson
Price: Free! Words: 99,210. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
New Speculative Science Fiction Release by Award Winning Author Len Robertson This work of speculative science fiction is inspired by the 2013, Gemini Planetary Imager (GPI) retrofit. This retrofit enables photographs of the previously detected exoplanet Beta Pictoris b, which is 63 light years away in only one minute.
Repelatron Raceway
By Louis Shalako
Price: Free! Words: 14,620. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Brett Harden, 21 years old and Formula E World Champion, is third in the Repelatron Racing series. He also sits third on the grid at the Las Vegas Grand Prix for anti-gravity, 'repelatron' cars. The series is heating up and drawing world-wide attention from race fans everywhere. Always in the back of his mind is the love of his life, Melanie. The time for some sort of decision is looming.