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Rain
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 144,220. Language: American English. Published: January 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » General
Ellie looks up through the dome of her crumpled rock crawler at gathering clouds, her hands beginning to ache from clutching the controls. Jake sits alone on a mountain feeling the wind on his face and letting grief wash through him. Young people on a new world face defining moments of pain, triumph, and love, as their world changes in ways they didn't predict and might not survive.
NASA's Efforts to Identify Near-Earth Objects (NEOs) and Mitigate Hazards - Asteroids, Meteors, Comets, Chelyabinsk-type Events, Problems with NEO Program, Management Issues
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 42,750. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This recently released audit report of the NASA Office of Inspector General provides unique information about NASA's efforts to identify Near-Earth Objects (NEOs).
The Iron Border
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Ana has lived in the shadow of death all her life. When she was 6, a TV broadcast announced that an asteroid would hit the Earth 22 years later. Ana put her faith in the worldwide lottery to select the chosen ten thousand, who would escape in giant space arks. But the lottery is not fair and unbiased. And even her best efforts do not bring Ana any closer to the shuttles only a few miles away…
Close Enough
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
Could a Messier object be any messier? A government server glitch leaves Max Keppler no time to react to the comet barreling toward his and Rebecca's asteroid claim. See Max deal with an uppity A.I., an unhelpful helpdesk, and a comet named Napoleon as he works to minimize the impact of this sudden impact on their already shaky relationship. “Close Enough" is a speculative fiction short story.
First Sun
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,350. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
The universe brought them together...can it tear them apart? Eden Warren's world is about to change. When she's uprooted from her laid back Midwestern lifestyle and thrown into the fast-paced society of Washington D.C.'s elite, she finds herself enrolled in school with Andrew Wellington, the president's gorgeous son.
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.
Something Icy
Series: Jill & Gigi, Book 2 · Romantic Comedy · Romance. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,820. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
A couple of time traveling Ice Age Neanderthal guys decide to kill wooly mammoths by hitting them with an asteroid. Of course, why did they not think of that before? Then they meet Jill and Gigi.
Terrapods The Invasion Begins
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,970. Language: British English. Published: January 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Terrapods The Invasion Begins is a Science Fiction novel by G T Philips Two asteroids collide near Jupiter's moon Io, sending one of them to Earth. It breaks up inside the atmosphere depositing its valuable cargo on an unsuspecting world. The world will soon awake to find they are not alone, but what are they, and more importantly why are they here?
Alex & the Immortals
Series: Alex & the Immortals. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,440. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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Teleported to Asteroid Eros, Alex and his friends must learn the ancient arts of flying, bottling lightning bolts and mental telepathy to prepare for battle. It's up to them to fight an evil, shape-shifting amoeba, which is killing every living thing. Even with help from Greek mythological heroes like Cyclops, Pegasus, and the gorgon sisters, the warriors are overwhelmed. Can Alex save anyone?
Higher Mission
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 83,330. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013 by Champagne Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A widower paying for a cure of his ill daughter is shanghaied for the first voyage to a star.