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"The Portal"
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 159,980. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When crippled, twelve year old Andy Yeager disobeys his father and goes for a swim in a strange mountain pond, he discovers an eerie violet light at the pond’s bottom. Overwhelmed with curiosity, he extends a hand toward the strange glow and instantly finds himself caught in a time-warp phenomenon that will forever change him... and all those he meets in the ‘parallel world’ into which he awakens.
Pray for Rain Part 2
Price: Free! Words: 41,160. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Ben Grant and his motley crew continue on their quest to take down the Desard Crime Family. Now they are gunning for the criminal Gothra for a way in. To do so they find themselves on Earth, in the city of Bangkok in an attempt to kidnap a lieutenant deserting from her organisation. With the information they can get they plan on a full frontal assault on Gothra's skyscraper.
The Children Of The Stars Book One; SAIQA
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,940. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
It is the year 2450. Humans now live up to two hundred years; humanity had reached out into our solar system with a large city on Mars and commercial outposts on Titan and Ceres, and four permanent moon bases and a giant space station called Sanctuary. Humankind was on the verge of interstellar space travel and still they had not been contacted by aliens . . . or had they.
Beam Weapons: Roots of Reagan's Star Wars
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 136,260. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Lasers & Photonics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
Beam Weapons describes the military technology behind Ronald Reagan's 'Star Wars' strategic defense system, intended to develop radically new beam weapons that destroyed nuclear missiles with directed energy — laser beams or charged particles. Originally published in 1984 as Beam Weapons: The Next Arms Race, this new edition includes an epilogue covering recent development of laser weapons.
The Story of Light
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 127,040. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Optics & Light
In this all-encompassing work, Ben Bova explores the subject of light and shows how it has shaped every aspect of our existence.
Molly of Mars and the Alien Creatures
Series: Molly of Mars, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,380. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Read as Molly, Vicky and Pirra save Mars from an evil Syndicate. More books: Molly of Mars and the Alien Syndicate Molly of Mars and the Alien Nebula Molly of Mars and her Alien Sister Molly of Mars and the Alien Creatures
Molly of Mars and her Alien Sister
Series: Molly of Mars, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,000. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
The third installment in the Molly of Mars series. Check out Molly of Mars and the Alien Syndicate for the first in the series.
Quantum Mechanics 4: Spin, Lasers, Pauli Exclusion & Barrier Penetration
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,480. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Quantum Theory, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Waves & Wave Mechanics
In this book, we delve deeper into wavefunctions and explore more Quantum Mechanical mysteries: barrier penetration and spin. We’ll discover how barrier penetration allows particles to “pass through” walls, enables radioactivity, makes star shine, and powers microelectronics in all our digital devices.
Games of the Powerful
Price: Free! Words: 141,970. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Horror » General
(Second Edition Revised 10/06/13) Two people meet and two worlds join in a war unlike any wars ever fought. The CV USS Intrepid and the entire United States Seventh Space Fleet Task Force 70 is destroyed and the sole survivors are hurled into a world of wizards, knights, dwarfs and elves there the fate of both worlds will be decided.
Einstein: Rejection, Persistence, Success
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Relativity
This book tells the surprising story of Albert Einstein, what he discovered, and how those discoveries enrich our lives everyday. Einstein, the most famous scientist in history, was chosen by Time Magazine as “The Person of the Century.” Indeed, his name has become synonymous with the word “genius.”