Books tagged: space colonists

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Highhaven Adventure
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 41,280. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2010 by Strict Publishing International. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The new colonists on a distant planet were nervous, not least because the advance Survey Team had disappeared. To everyone’s concern, Darla has adopted a young, wolf-like animal after being forced to kill its mother when she was attacked. More worryingly, the appearance of an unknown starship might mean that the colonists have to fight for their new world.
Blindfold
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2010 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Falsely accused of murder on the colony world of Atlas, Troy Boren trusts the young Truthsayer Kalliana . . . until, impossibly, she convicts him. Kalliana doesn't realize her power is fading, but soon the evidence becomes impossible to ignore. The Truthsayer drug Veritas has been diluted and someone in the colony is selling smuggled telepathy. Justice isn't blind — it's been blinded!
Climbing Olympus
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,980. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2010 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
They were prisoners, exiles, pawns of a corrupt government. They became Dr. Rachel Dycek’s adin, surgically transformed to survive on the surface of Mars. Still exiles & pawns, they exist to terraform Mars for human colonists, not themselves. Adin leader Boris Tiban tries to sabotage the transformation. His people will die unless Rachel Dycek can save the Mars Project and the race she created.
The Second Moon
Price: Free! Words: 180,630. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A young couple is forced to abandon their simple lives to uncover the true purpose behind the alien "Prohibitions" imposed upon the surviving human refugees after abandoning their doomed starship and accepting safe harbor in the vast gorge on Syton.
Terrific Tales of Scifi and Space Opera
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,950. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Nine sci-fi stories of space opera, adventure, romance, and humor. None of the stories are intended to be hard sci-fi, though some readers may consider a few to be moderately so.
Tales of a Century 1: Obsolescence
Price: Free! Words: 2,660. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Humanity is about to take its first giant leaps on a planet outside of the Solar system. The colonists of Century I thought they left the human world behind when they set out on their journey, but 4 and a half years traveling near lightspeed is a long time for those back on Earth, and when the colonists of Century I arrive at their new home, they find the world has changed.
Tales of a Century 2: Sleeping Beauty
Price: Free! Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Anyone that would choose to settle on a faraway planet has their own reasons for wanting a new start. For Tom, a construction worker helping to build the new city, the decision was a hard one to make, but in the end he chose to leave his old life behind. Everything except his dead wife.
The Maytag Scenario
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 91,070. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Christian » Futuristic
No one was conscious when the hydrogen reservoir blew apart and drove the Constellation off course, but René was quickly revived to fix the problem. With hundreds of years to go until his spaceship reaches its destination and unable to return to hibernation, René knows he will spend the rest of his days alone. Can he find a truth that makes sense in an empty universe before it's too late?
Space Gypsies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,330. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The year is 2055, the first humans are on their way to colonize Mars. A meteorite shower damages their spacecraft worse than they realize. After months of traveling through space, they arrive in the vicinity of Mars, and then things go horribly wrong. There is no hope of a rescue mission. Incapable of landing as planned and without any contingency plans, they are doomed to drift out of control...