Books tagged: colonisation

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Passengers to Zeta Nine
Series: Peter Salisbury's Passengers Science Fiction, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,930. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
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Raife and Doctor Nancy Zing’s electronic DNA records and mind patterns have been travelling for one hundred and twenty years. They will be the first humans to see Zeta Nine, a beautiful Earth-class planet covered in lush vegetation, warm seas and having an apparent absence of predators. Everything looks perfect, or is it too good to be true..?
Approaching Omega
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,100. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011 by infinity plus. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
//~Mission to locate Earth-temperate planet for colonisation: failed … //~1000 years out from Earth base, damage to colony sleeper hangars 1, 3 and 4 sustained … all lives lost … hangars 2 and 5 still operational … //~Mission parameters adjusted: Augmentation of colonists to commence … //~Request all drones and ’bots to medical units to begin experimentation …
Palmyra Ridge
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,160. Language: American English. Published: August 25, 2012 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
When the company Chani works for moves to take her people's lands, she must work to save them, but when Security Officer Asleyan steps in, she must work to get him on-side. Can two people from two very different cultures work together to save a nation, while retaining their own sense of self and sanity? Palmyra Ridge is the third short story in An Anthology of Worlds.
Genesis Debt (The Genesis Project)
Series: The Genesis Project, Book 2. Price: $4.85 USD. Words: 90,300. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
In the second book in The Genesis Project saga, humanity and their new alien allies, the Gnathe, attempt to find a way of reversing Earth’s fate with the use of incredible new technology. But the Gnathe’s deposed ruler, Link-soo-shan waits in the shadows for her chance at revenge…
Genesis Search (The Genesis Project)
Series: The Genesis Project, Book 4. Price: $4.85 USD. Words: 100,060. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 28, 2012 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
In the fourth book in The Genesis Project saga, peace seems to have come at last to the alien alliance formed by the remnants of humanity. But a sudden discovery unveils a devastating truth: another galaxy is on course to collide with their own. It falls to Kamiel 637 to find the cause of this unknown phenomenon and stop it.
Becoming Human
Series: The Exilon 5 Trilogy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 89,530. Language: British English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
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Two worlds. Two species. One terrifying secret. A dystopian Earth forces humans to scour the galaxy for a new home. The discovery of another race on the new planet is disrupting efforts to relocate the entire population. The Indigenes, the race that occupies Exilon 5, must become human to protect their species from further harm. A terrifying secret will change everything.
Egg Ships Land
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,710. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Is this our real past? It can explain a lot. The new planet has been terraformed and the four are immortal, but will the colonists accept their leadership? Will the four be able to stick together despite fundamental differences? Do they need to develop intelligent mutants to survive forever in new bodies? The evidence is all around us.
No Road Out: Yarrabah Mission
Price: Free! Words: 25,760. Language: Australian English. Published: May 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
Yarrabah Mission was a dumping ground for Aboriginal people—especially half-caste children and women—forced from their homes by state police, who were appointed as their protectors. From its establishment in 1892, to its takeover by the Queensland Government in 1960, Yarrabah mission was a place of no return, with no way out and absolute control exercised over every aspect of an inmate's life.
Dead and Buryd
Series: Out of Orbit, I. Price: Free! Words: 89,070. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Oppression is common place. Slavery is standard. For one medic, a single life is worth fighting for. Only, caught in a web of lies and cruelty, the sparks of the revolution may consume them all.
Project Green Earth: Children of a Dying World
Price: Free! Words: 8,850. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
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Humanity's dreams drift to a distant planet. An expedition, fitted with the latest technology and weaponry that Earth has to offer, is tasked with determining whether this new world can support human life. Dangers both great and small lie in wait, light years away on the green planet.