Books tagged: hard scifi

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Barkley Five Oh
Price: Free! Words: 10,230. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
"First off, I thought this was a much better and less high-handed approach to Asimov's Centennial Man and I appreciated the dark humor much more in this story, too!" The power of attachment. The pain of connection. An ability to love. Barkley 50's special programming allows him to mimic human emotions, perhaps a little too well.
Meg
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,780. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Megumi is the daughter of one of the most powerful men in the Octant. He arranges a marriage to improve his power base. Vehemently averse to his choice and the marriage, Meg runs away. She stows away on an interstellar freighter and has to learn to survive. Her father does not take kindly to the insult.
Saint Vladnitz
Price: Free! Words: 16,520. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Humanity is imprisoned within a solar system running out of resources. Divine intervention is needed. Instead, Captain Vladnitz and his crew limp onto the scene in their battered spaceship, Arkhangel. In search of enough asteroid metals to make the next loan payment, they instead make a discovery that changes everything, if the ship and its crew can stay in one piece.
The Media Candidate – politics and power in 2048
Price: Free! Words: 83,760. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
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In election year 2048, candidates are media celebs. Campaigns are game shows. TV networks have merged with political parties to run "quality" candidates. A Government agency assures everybody plays by the rules using an advanced neural network and robots as enforcers. A Nobel physicist discovers technology-driven fraud that even the media parties don't suspect—and ends up on a neural-net hit list.
Freddy Runs the Voodoo Down (Working Class Villain 2)
Series: Working Class Villain. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,560. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Superheroes
Being a freelance villain is a boom and bust business, and Freddy has seen a lot of banks go boom since he survived Red Rhino's driveby. Now known as "Mr. Big Stuff," Freddy is finally making a name for himself. But all is not well in Old Polly's underworld. If Freddy wants to survive, he's going to have to make nice with the bloodthirsty bosozoku and outsmart a monster that can read his mind.
Science Fiction Time Travel Future War Flight Of The Omega
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,130. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The action starts with a bang as a young Apache Aztlan Tech pilot gives a young Centaurii woman a life giving kiss of oxygen and new kind of science fiction is born. They can't speak each other's language but radio communication picorobots in his breath make brain to brain communication possible. There must be also molecules other than picorobots there that make her very happy.
Days of Iron (Book 1)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 139,960. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A reluctant fugitive, a rebellious savage and an insurgent slave fight against a battalion of heavily-armed troops, a ruthless government and the most omnipotent supercomputer ever devised–but the conflict within themselves is something none of them suspected.
Metallicity: Book 2 of the Eichi Testaments
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,440. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
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Rebellion! Up against the might of the Third Empire, things look dire for the rebels on Demeter. How do you fight when your planet is so metal-poor that bullets are a luxury? Paul Guthrie, a disgraced ex-Missionary, is caught in the middle. He must gain the rebels' trust, defeat the Imperial berserkers, and discover the real reason behind the Imperial invasion, all before the rains cease.
The Alpha Centauri Project Script
Price: Free! Words: 22,640. Language: American English. Published: November 23, 2014. Categories: Screenplays » Sci-Fi, Screenplays » Action Adventure
A reader of "The Alpha Centauri Project" wondered if the story was initially written as a screenplay and later adapted into a novel. Another told me that his first thoughts after reading was how gorgeous it would be in an animated or motion picture format... Now I have the pleasure to publish the script of "The Alpha Centauri Project". Summary and long description at end.
群星陨落-中文版
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,870. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: September 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » General
这是个好莱坞风格的故事。巨大的小行星,一颗接着一颗冲向地球。人类意识到这不是当初灭绝恐龙的天灾,而是外星文明发起的毁灭性攻击。科技的巨大差距、残酷的现实,一次次将人类打入绝望。为了生存,政府拼尽一切和外星文明周旋。人类,真的能战胜"弱肉强食"的命运吗?