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Enemies of a Sort
Price: Free! Words: 31,310. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The novella that begins the Flynn Monroe Series, a set of charmingly gritty space westerns.
Plenilune
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 242,000. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The fate of Plenilune hangs on the election of the Overlord, for which Rupert de la Mare and his brother are the only contenders, but when Rupert’s unwilling bride-to-be uncovers his plot to murder his brother, the conflict explodes into civil war.
NovaForge
Series: Nova, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 57,730. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00)
On Solaris, a planet eons old, souls from the crust of a meteor give inhuman powers to their symbiotic pairs. Good battles evil to survive.
Besides Naturalization
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,550. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Starting in the twenty-third century, the human race began to immigrate to other planets for the available land. Lily Taylor, among the second generation of immigrants, was going to celebrate her tenth birthday with her family.Even with all the future technologies making their lives enjoyable, not only their parents, but also they needed to find themselves and their places on Hynocripta.
Contested Ground: The Historical Debate Over NASA's Mission - From Sputnik to the Apollo Moon Landing, Space Shuttle and Space Station Decisions, Commercial Space
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 198,100. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This book will examine the changing views of NASA's mission(s) held by government officials over the years. Drawing upon relevant concepts in political science and public administration, it will attempt to account for the shifts in space policy, by describing the political, economic, and technical factors that helped bring them about.
Atmosphere of Freedom: 70 Years at the NASA Ames Research Center - Pioneer, Galileo Jupiter Probe, Kepler, Apollo, Space Shuttle, Planetary Sciences, Space Life Sciences, plus 2012 ASAP Annual Report
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 183,400. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This is a comprehensive history of NASA's Ames Research Center in California. This 70th anniversary edition begins with a history of the Center from the perspective of the Center directors— there have been ten since 1958.
Scorpio Triumph [Dray Prescot #43]
Series: Dray Prescot, Book 43. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,270. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012 by Mushroom Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Volume forty-three in the saga of Dray Prescot of Earth and of Kregen, and the last book of the Lohvian Cycle. Paz, the hemisphere of Kregen where Dray Prescot has adventured and succeeded, is threatened by the reiving Shanks from Schan, the other half of the planet...
The Bone Flute
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,260. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011 by Infinity Plus. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00)
Venn, a fickle and restless young musician, is drawn to the “lost planet” of Habille where, it is said, human nature has changed, and love once experienced can never die. In an afterword written especially for this edition, Lisa Tuttle explains her controversial decision to refuse the Nebula Award for this story.
Queen Bee
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,070. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011 by Infinity Plus. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Domed cities; a lost lover; alien lifeforms whose biochemical excretions might kill you or worse... Colvin Stark must battle deadly jungle and primitive settlers to find his fleeing lover, and his destiny. Traditional science fiction with a contemporary spin, Queen Bee showcases the short fiction talent of an author described by Locus as belonging in "the recognized front ranks of SF writers".