Books tagged: colony

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The Mars Company Anthology
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,790. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
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A colony expedition to Mars discovers a wormhole, and is thrown into a new star system.
Broken Wings
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Anjel never would have set foot past the colony's perimeter fence, but when bratty Deak throws out the only memento he has of his father, not even the swamp can stop Anjel from getting it back. The trouble is, there's a reason for the fence. Now the tiny, broken colony, cut off from the ships that could allow them to escape, must regain their wings or become part of the swamp.
His mate Jack
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,850. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
His mate Jack is a short story about a true australian hero named jack whome pushed injured golddiggers through the west australian outback and goldfields.
Planet X91 Doorway To Time
Series: planet X91, sci fi. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,720. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
To save Captain Rowark, Florian goes through time. Evelina, the cannibal alien is determined to stop Florian’s meddling. The only way to save the colony is fly the Piper into space. Jumping onto the USS Lock will Josh make it in time to save Clay, Florian and Rowark who must wear spacesuits? The clock is ticking.
Colony - Orbit the Sun – Part 9
Series: Orbit the Sun, Book 9. Price: Free! Words: 8,460. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Salvation is possible; starvation is averted, and hope is rising aboard Earthrise. Now: just as a future is possible, everything is threatened when Andrew lets himself be manipulated, and Peter makes his move for control.
The Red Barrens
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,460. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
"You have been found a vagrant, and will be remanded to civil authorities." This pronouncement following her husband's death from Agent Purple puts Mabel Jeffers on the Edge, where she's forced to play her part in terraforming a resistant planet with that same Agent Purple. But there are things that are worse than death - things that could drive her over The Edge and into The Barrens...
Old Man's Time
Price: Free! Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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This short story (3200 words) is about an old man finding his place in a futuristic world; a world of space travel and space colonization. Earth is suffocating and new worlds are needed. An expedition with the aim of colonizing a new planet is sent out.
Mutiny on the Star-Bound
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 11,810. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
How would you like to be shanghaied to the stars? Does whether you’re human or not make a difference? Martin Henshaw, a digital mechanic is tricked into a job with Transgalaxian, tending cybers far from home. But when he finds himself in the middle of a mutiny on the Star-Bound, Martin begins to wonder: who’s rebelling against whom? "Mutiny on the Star-Bound" is a science fiction novelette.
The Pyrrianaut
Price: Free! Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
(5.00)
A short story about vanishing youth and fighting pseudo-dinosaurs.
The Red Country Trilogy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 124,850. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
A surgeon, his wife, and their Martian guide are embroiled in a love triangle when they search for a solution to an unsolvable problem; two brothers set off to find their fortune, guided by a mysterious treasure map, and are pursued by the very literal demons of their past; and a young enslaved woman, forced to keep her wounded captor alive to save her own skin, finds unexpected love.