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The Godmakers
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,340. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
On the edge of a war-weary and devastated galaxy, charismatic Lewis Orne makes planetfall on Hamal. His assignment: to detect any signs of latent aggression in this planet’s population. To his astonishment, he finds that his own latent extrasensory powers have suddenly blossomed, and he is invited to join the company of “gods” on this planet. And people place certain expectations on their gods….
Science Fiction Novels About Oil Gas Energy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Free will & determinism
Frank Herbert's novel touches on addictions to oil. Chase Leo enters bookstores in Ankara, Paris, Istanbul and New York City, only to find that Herbert's readers discuss the petroleum industry with Dune's interplanetary games in much the same way. Chase Leo traveled north of San Francisco to Santa Rosa, California, where Frank Herbert was an editor for the local newspaper The Press Democrat.
Infinite Limits
Series: The Limits, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 82,170. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Fantasy » General
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Only one world remains in their conquest – one last flicker of life in an otherwise darkened universe. And so, the full might of the Dark Army descends. An army of races must stand against it; hastily assembled, vastly outnumbered, and utterly unprepared for the evil that comes. Alone, the Guardians of the Gate will surely be swept away . . . But they are not alone . . .
Stormworld
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,010. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Novella by Brian Herbert & Bruce Taylor. After the Greenland ice cap suffers an abrupt and catastrophic collapse, Earth’s climate suddenly changes, turning the planet into a horrendous stormworld. Against this backdrop, men and women in the Cascade Seed Repository valiantly struggle to protect the food supply of civilization….
Ferozmente subjetivo
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 63,510. Language: Spanish. Published: July 26, 2012 by Sportula. Categories: Essay » Literature, Essay » Literature
¿Salió Picard alguna vez del Nexus o son las últimas películas de Star Trek una fantasía en la mente del capitán? ¿Cuáles son las claves del éxito de Sandman? ¿Cómo convirtió Alan Moore a la Cosa del Pantano en uno de los personajes más populares de DC? ¿Es Duncan Idaho la clave para resolver todos los misterios de la saga de Dune? ¿Cuál fue la evolución de Isaac Asimov como novelista?
High-Opp
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,170. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In the future, those who score high in polls, the High-Opps, live in plush apartments, with comfortable jobs, every possible convenience. But those who are low-opped, find themselves crowded in Warrens, with harsh lives and brutal conditions. When a former High-Opp finds himself fighting for survival in the city’s underworld, it is time for a revolution. And every revolution needs a leader.
Carniform
Price: Free! Words: 102,910. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
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Petrarch Davius is the young heir to a powerful family, thrown into a world of intrigue at the unexpected death of his father. As chaos threatens to enter the last protected city, Petrarch must race to solve a mystery deeper than the roots of the city itself. If he can’t find the answers he seeks, he risks failing not only his family, but all humanity.
The Water Peddlers
Price: Free! Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00)
Azad and his brother Mikar are about to become very rich men, if they're not killed first. All they have to do is go where no human can survive and make a trade with aliens they've never met.
Dune International
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » International business
Thomas Chi, author of Dune Universe Novel Energy, was raised reading the Dune novels as a young creative writing student at Montgomery High in Frank Herbert's hometown of Santa Rosa, California. The novels follow him from Prague, Czech to Istanbul, Turkey. The science fiction inspired his education in technology as he created advertising for Charles Schwab, Adobe Systems and Veeco's Nanotechnology
Dune Universe Novel Energy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science
Thomas Chi writes about traveling the planet with an interest in petroleum spice as the materials apply to literature such as Dune, the novel about Paul Atreides. Thomas Chi has traveled to interview petroleum executives worldwide from Kuwait, Turkey, Egypt, China, Israel, Greece, Germany and in the United States, especially the Pacific coast where oil is drilled from Mexico to Canada.