Books tagged: generation ship

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Up Above the World So High
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,210. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2010 by Green Snake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Camille and Anny are teenagers and best friends aboard World, a sailing ship of the post-apocalyptic future. World roams the ocean endlessly in an attempt to protect its crew and passengers from the savage dangers on land. When Anny becomes enamored of life on land and decides to leave World, she asks Camille to come with her. Camille’s decision will change both their lives forever.
Speak, Vaccine! Speak!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011 by Greyhart Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A science fiction short story from Greyhart Press. You are in the crew of Earth’s first extra-solar colonisation fleet. It has taken generations to reach your destination, and now you are finally there. What if you found someone or something was expecting you?
Hope For The Future: Three Science Fiction Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,820. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Here are three science fiction short stories about positive change, from personal change to improving a society. They are: "The Black Flowers," "The Choice," and "A Good Reason to Drink." All three stories appeared in small-press magazines.
The Wrath of Trees
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,630. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Melyl is an intelligent, telepathic tree who can eavesdrop on the minds of anyone who eats her berries. She was kidnapped, enslaved, and forced to use her powers to spy on her master's rival nations. It won't be long before she is discovered, uprooted, and burned as another invader. But how can she free herself when she is rooted in her kidnapper's garden?
Out of the Womb
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,000. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012 by Green Snake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Carey lives on the generation spaceship Mercury with her parents and thousands of other space travelers. Her parents are Colonists who believe they have a right to leave the ship and colonize a habitable planet. The Counselors, who make the laws and govern the ship, refuse to let anyone go. Negotiations break down between the two sides. Soon violence erupts, and Carey’s life is changed forever.
Tau Ceti
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,600. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2012 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Beacon has spent generations reaching a home away from home ... only to discover that Earth now has faster-than-light ships and a ruthless dictator who wants to lay claim to the same planet. Can Captain Jorie Taylor stave off almost certain disaster and save their dreams?
Worst Case Scenario: Evacuate Earth!
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Price: Free! Words: 18,280. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
An unofficial companion to the National Geographic television special, "Evacuate Earth". A rogue neutron star is headed for our solar system. Total destruction of the Earth is certain. Can we work together to design, assemble, supply, and launch a starship? Can some fraction of humanity be saved by evacuating the planet? This book is an insider's look at the docudrama. Includes photos. Now Rev 2!
Phoenix Without Ashes
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 47,040. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2012 by ReAnimus Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Co-written by Nebula Award winning Ed Bryant and Harlan Ellison, this is the novel edition of Harlan's famous, award-winning teleplay. The year is 2785, and Devon, a farmer banished for challenging his community's Elders, discovers a secret that changes everything he knew about the world, leading him on a quest to solve a mystery beyond his understanding before his entire world is destroyed.
Beacon - Part II
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Series: Beacon Saga, II. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,760. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
What should be wondrous news has rocked the fleet, sparking suspicion and acts of desperation. Against a backdrop of escalating tension in the orbital layers, Mally contends with the growing jealousy of a barren people, while Tersias helps Shiplord Nastron assemble a special crew—from some of Beacon’s most infamous aliens. \
Crysalis: Beginnings
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Price: Free! Words: 18,350. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In the distant future, the last remnants of humanity huddle in fragmented societies deep below ground, struggling to stay alive while threatened with inconceivable dangers. Three strong women from three different cultures are on intersecting paths, heading towards a fateful meeting which may well be mankind's only hope for survival…