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Asteroid Fever
Price: Free! Words: 110,700. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Earth 2037 where people eat genetically medicated food and sip insect plasma laced with Martian microbes. Mining asteroid dust has revitalized civilization providing unlimited energy and resources. Asteroid Fever has replaced gold fever, with murder, plundered mining ships, treasures awarded by musical chairs and detectives who can see the past imprinted anywhere they look when they feel like it.
Winifred's Star
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,080. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Winifred, a small village in the middle of nowhere that no one knew about until one man's dream came to town. Spaceships, astronauts and a big building program have a way of bringing the unknown to the center of the world's attention. Rob Cantrell's dream could be the salvation of mankind or the destruction of Winifred.
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
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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.
The Octant
Price: $2.99 $2.24 USD. (25% off!) Words: 60,950. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The inhabitants of the Octant are human and the androids who created them. Being what they are, the humans turned on their android saviours and made slaves of them. A group of disgruntled androids have had enough. They enlist the help of a human woman. In an exciting adventure full of surprises, they plan their escape. In addition to the hazards of space, they have to contend with pirates.
The Mars Monopoly
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,390. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
One of the famous Ace Doubles, with the wonderful original cover, The Mars Monopoly still stands today as a great, fun story in the classic style.
Outer Space Inside
Price: Free! Words: 64,800. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Systems architecture / distributed systems & computing, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
This book is part of the most participatory art project in human history and also the most valuable work of art in human history. The Most Popular Artist has successfully and legally claimed all outer space property and mineral rights claims in the entire Universe and has had this claim authenticated by world governments in accordance with international law. Now he's giving it away and selling it.
Meteor Mags: Smuggler's Edition
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 24,550. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Join Meteor Mags, her cat Patches, and her foul-mouthed nephew Tarzi in their first, violent confrontation with the reptilian invaders in the outer planets! Travel back in time to discover the secrets of GravGen technology! Gaze upon the mysterious energies of the ancient machine that will save Patches’ life! Includes Mountain Lions Forever, Patches the Immortal, and The Weight of the Universe.
Meteor Mags: The Secret Laboratory of Dr. Plutonian
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 19,470. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Join Meteor Mags on the day she meets Patches in a spaceport, then rescue a pirate radio DJ in a hail of bullets! Have a drink with Mags and her crew as she introduces her foul-mouthed nephew Tarzi to the reckless violence of the smuggler’s life! Shoot semi-automatic weapons and steal cigarettes from a warehouse! The rock’n’roll blares, and the dancers’ clothes go flying!
Meteor Mags: The Lost Crew of the Volya IX
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 25,780. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Join Meteor Mags, her invincible cat Patches, and her pirate-radio friend, the shotgun-toting Dr. Plutonian, as they face horror in a not-so-abandoned asteroid mine! Thrill to the savage combat of the alien mating ritual practiced by the invading dragons! Rock out as Patches takes over the digital turntables at an asteroid dive bar! Mags and her crew are back — as loud and lawless as ever!
Monkey Steals Plum
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,650. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Part one of 'The Feng Trilogy': An imaginative novella twisting the literary genre and 'near future' sci-fi sub-genre, with psychological thriller undertones. Mr Feng is an unorthodox Chinese billionaire, preparing to launch his trillion dollar master plan: to mine asteroids for limitless resources. Yet the closer he gets to his quarry the more his questionable past, and core obsession, looms...