Books tagged: interstellar travel

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Startomb: A Jackson Garrish Story
Series: Jackson Garrish. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,450. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2018 by Solemoon Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Jackson Garrish is a freelance explorer. Under contract from big corporations, he surveys planets for interesting, and valuable, things his employers can use.
Refracted to the Stars
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Stellar Order. Rumors say they communicate with real aliens. Rumors say they knew the truth. Hiram longs for the truth. Hiram would die for the truth. And before the night ends, he will. "Refracted to the Stars", a science fiction short story. From Stefon Mears, author of Stealing from Pirates and Fade to Gold.
Beyond the Waters of the World: Looking Through Lace, Book 2
Series: Looking Through Lace. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,790. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The Allied Interstellar Community first contact team on the planet Kailazh is faced with even more challenges than most. But dealing with an alien culture is not only difficult for those who arrive on a foreign world. What of the inhabitants of the planet, who now have to deal with realities so strange to their way of thinking, it will have an impact on everything they believe?
Looking Through Lace Boxed Set
Series: Looking Through Lace. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,040. Language: American English. Published: July 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Books 1 & 2 of Looking Through Lace. As the only woman on the first contact team, xenolinguist Toni Donato expected her assignment on Kailazh would be to analyze the secret women's language -- but then the chief linguist begins to sabotage her work. What is behind it? Why do the men and women have separate languages in the first place? What Toni learns turns everything she knows on its head.
The Hundred Gram Mission
Price: Free! Words: 85,130. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
An "Elon Musk" of asteroid mining, launches a private, interstellar, space program. Its mission: to settle humans at Alpha Centauri. He is mocked by a climate-ruined world of failing states. Yet, as the "Pathfinder" Program progresses, it inspires hope for the lost and ignored. The status quo fights back - the world order of the "Big Five" superpowers isn't to be overturned by an upstart dreamer.
Burning Suns: Conflagration (Book Two)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 113,030. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 19, 2016 by SunTzuGames. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Thrown into an unwilling partnership, mercenary captain Jen Bronwen and changeling agent Keera Naraymis are on the run from just about everybody. If they can just learn to trust one another, maybe they can figure out who set them both up. But with a renegade fleet of cyborgs threatening Assembly colonies and a mysterious alien tracking them, that’s clearly going to be easier said than done.
Fox 101
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,770. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Buzz acquires Fox 101, an old interstellar spacecraft, for what he hopes will be a relaxing business. Instead, it becomes an exciting adventure full of surprises. He assembles an unlikely crew. The Fox and her crew attract undesirably dangerous attention. In addition to the hazards of space they have to contend with assassins and bounty hunters.
Welcome to the Galaxy; or, How I Learned to Appreciate the Importance of a Good Flocking
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 87,360. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Quane, a traveling, snake-oil-style junk dealer, arrives at Earth and sells a dilapidated stardrive engine as a stolen museum piece to the naïve inhabitants. That sets off a chain of human blunders, alien misunderstandings, and evolutionary coincidences which combine to raise Earth’s status from a jerk-water planet in the galactic backwater to one of the richest and most influential in the galaxy.
Time out from the World (To Walk the Path 28)
Series: To Walk the Path. Price: Free! Words: 960. Language: British English. Published: August 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Timo accompanies Ikari as the Nym keeps his appointment with the Arc's dolphins, and a visitor from the stars.
Pegasus - An interstellar travelogue
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,920. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The Pegasus is a unique spacecraft built by a consortium of nations. If the scientists are right, it should be able to distort space and time and overcome the speed of light barrier. The untested technology might be a suicide mission. Will they be in space for a few hours, several years or a lifetime? Nobody knows. Follow the Pegasus and her crew as they attempt to pioneer a way to the stars.