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Contamination Event (Short Story #1)
Price: Free! Words: 8,980. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The planet Zarmina is an object of scientific research with its curious life forms and vast planetary ocean. But when amateurs from Earth arrive looking for fun and entertainment, the situation turns volatile. Contamination Event is the first in a collection of related hard science fiction short stories detailing the wonders and perils of the cosmos.
Grim Tales of the Brothers Kollin
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,180. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Grim Tales of the Brothers Kollin is a collection of five stories written by the Prometheus Award winning duo. It includes two alt histories, one dark fantasy, and one hard SF. Three of the stories were written during the down time between the brother’s Unincorporated universe novels and one, Teach Your Children Well, was written after— continuing a thread begun in their second novel.
Listen, You!
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 104,400. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When Gerry takes a job to bring Laurie in, Bulljerk tells him to think it over. After all, ex-girlfriends make for tricky bounty runs. In a world overloaded with stimulation sometimes a guy just has to go after the girl. Listen, You! is one of fifteen quirky sci-fi stories from Aurealis Award finalist Sean Monaghan. Cover illustration by Grandfailure.
NTD Amazônia - Operação: Êxodo
You set the price! Words: 90,550. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
A almirante Sophia Natter liderando a maior frota espacial do novo Império Brasileiro deve escolher entre a sua missão ou sua honra quando segredos obscuros da Federação são trazidos a tona.
Hologram Dreams
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 134,790. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
“Can you ever be prepared for a view of immortality?” A near future paradise, but lying beneath the surface exists a world of corruption, slavery and murder. What lengths will some people go to in order to protect this utopian dream and what will it take to expose the truth. Do you want to see what lies behind the curtain?
Thousand Mile Void
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,900. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When the new ship arriving on the rogue habitat turns out to be full of aliens, Mike and Sana-Ke have got their work cut out. Especially because the town's on the move, trying to cross an impossible thousand mile wide void. Space opera from the author of Her Crystal Husband.
How to Weigh a Mountain
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2015 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Asteroid mining is a tough business. Gil's got a busted-up foot and a deadline to meet. Now he's stuck on Jalaya's surface. The ice-covered rock is unforgiving and unrelenting. Add to that a bunch of aggressive, hacking prospectors after his claim and Gil's in for a bad afternoon. A science fiction adventure story from the author of The Whalefall.
Launch Pad
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 101,930. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Humanity is coming up against the limits of the physical world—but the imaginations of the writers in this anthology reach far beyond those boundaries. The Launch Pad Astronomy Seminar aims to bring more hard science into science fiction. These twelve stories look into our future and find humor, pathos, grand determination, and genuine courage.
METAtropolis:The Wings We Dare Aspire
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 117,840. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
In a near future Pacific Northwest, the mysterious Tygre Tygre shows up unannounced at the hidden city of Cascadiapolis, and sets events in motion that lead to the destruction of that city—and the ultimate surfacing of an end-game millennium in the making.
The Incident at Kruger 60, Part 2
Series: The Incident at Kruger 60, Book 2. Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 20,430. Language: American English. Published: November 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The second part of the adventure... Laura and Alex travel to some places most people would rather not go.