Books tagged: hard sf

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Forbidden The Stars (The Interstellar Age Book 1)
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Price: Free! Words: 74,930. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2010 by Mummer Media. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
An accident in the asteroid belt has left two surveyors dead, the asteroid completely missing. Their son survives, but develops alarming side-effects. The first mission to Pluto, led by the youngest female astronaut in NASA history, discovers an alien marker. We are not alone! From a criminal base on Luna, an expatriate launches an offensive. The race for interstellar space is on!
Neptune Crossing
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Series: Chaos Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 98,880. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
When John Bandicut encounters an alien intelligence on Neptune's moon Triton, his life changes irrevocably. Urged by the alien quarx now sharing his mind, he accepts an audacious mission—to steal a ship and hurtle across the solar system in a desperate bid for Earth's survival. Book 1 of The Chaos Chronicles, by the Nebula-nominated author of Eternity's End—with a new Afterword by the author.
Strange Attractors
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Series: Chaos Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,460. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
For John Bandicut, Earth is but a memory. Stranded outside the galaxy in a vast structure peopled by a thousand races, Bandicut finds unexpected friends—only to be caught up in a cascade of irresistible forces. Confronting an entity known as the boojum, Bandicut discovers that the Shipworld itself is in peril, and only he can intervene. Book 2 of The Chaos Chronicles—with an all-new Afterword.
The Infinite Sea
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Series: Chaos Chronicles, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 124,590. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Flung to an alien ocean world, John Bandicut and his companions find themselves plunged into the deepsea realm of the Neri. What will they find in the Neri's failing undersea city, or in the terrifying object of the deep abyss? Book 3 of The Chaos Chronicles continues the hard-SF saga inspired by chaos theory—with an all-new Afterword by the Nebula-nominated author of Eternity's End.
Eternity's End
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 205,700. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Star pilot Renwald Legroeder undertakes a search for the legendary ghost ship Impris and her passengers and crew—whose fate is entwined with interstellar piracy, quantum defects in space-time, galactic coverup conspiracies, and deep-cyber romance. Nominated for the Nebula Award—a novel of the Star Rigger Universe, from the author of The Chaos Chronicles.
The Chaos Chronicles (Books 1-3)
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Series: Chaos Chronicles. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 317,630. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
An omnibus of three novels: Neptune Crossing, Strange Attractors, and The Infinite Sea. When John Bandicut encounters alien sentience on Triton, his life changes forever—from sacrificing everything to save Earth, to confronting a malicious entity at the edge of the galaxy, to fathoming the abyss of an alien ocean. A major hard-SF adventure from the Nebula-nominated author of Eternity's End.
Into the Fire
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
This short story is the first adventure of Jason Curtis and his ship, the Starfire. In a not-too-distant future where small starships are as common as private jets, a skilled but impulsive pilot discovers it is often easier to get himself into trouble than to get out of it, and sometimes the only way out of the frying pan is . . . into the fire.
Snowball
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,820. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In the distant future, aliens find mankind's footprints and hardware on the Moon, and a strangely changed Earth. What do they make of it all? This story originally appeared in print in the anthology Footprints, edited by Jay Lake and Eric T. Reynolds, from Hadley Rille Books (July, 2009).
Renee (and the Space Raiders)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,710. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
This short novel is the second adventure of Jason Curtis, owner/pilot of the ship Starfire. Jason just wanted to hit the alien beach for a little rest and relaxation. Then he met Renee . . . and soon found himself in a fight for his life, Renee's, and thousands of others. A sequel to "Into the Fire".
Veezee: The Invasion
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Price: Free! Words: 99,600. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Veezee: The Invasion is the story of the first arrival of Extra-Terrestrials to Earth, the havoc they cause humans, and the victory of the valiant group of humans who finally evict alien intruders from Earth.