Books tagged: space colony

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Fate in the Sun
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,500. Language: Australian English. Published: October 6, 2017 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
On Canon V, the colonists live underground—those that can, anyway. Those that are born unable, I help guide to the surface, and then I try to warn them of the creatures that come from beyond the rifts. Some listen. Most run away screaming. The last thing any of us expected was for corporate intervention. Now, we just have to work out if they’re offering a deal worth taking.
Forever's End: An Asrian Skies Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Katryn Holt scarcely remembers what life at the research station on Iythea was like before the Haederans arrived—but she can’t forget what life's like now. Between the forced labor and nights spent dreaming of a home she’ll never see again, quick glimpses of her sometimes lover Kaz are the only bright spot. But now Kaz is dying, and the thing he wants most is the one thing Katryn can’t give him…
The Helena Orbit
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,540. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2017 by Lillicat Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
After 500 years of deep space travel, the inhabitants on board the colony ship Euclid, both artistic and scientific, celebrate their arrival in orbit above the planet Helena. Will the new world meet their expectations and provide a welcoming environment? Or will unforeseen dangers jeopardize the dreams of their ancestors.
Only Sheepdog on the Moon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,020. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Ganymede: a half-terraformed, isolated human outpost. Low population, all pioneering spacers with a frontier attitude. Where retired Captain Cole Douglas runs a bar in an old shuttlecraft. Far from help, if that orange flash in the sky indicates an invasion force... A military space adventure short story from Stefon Mears,
From the Mountain
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Serrah has lived alone in quarantine since a virus brought from a crashed spaceship almost destroyed her community. Belief is that it was intentional, but Serrah has other ideas. And with the crash of a mysterious object she might just begin to understand what is happening.
Arbor Colony
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,370. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
They name the planet Arbor as they begin to establish a colony because of its extensive forestation. They soon learn there is something in the forest that is watching them and has plans of its own. Not all intelligent life has to be animal life. And there is intelligent life on Arbor. Intelligent life that needs humans.
Genesis
Series: The Exodus Trilogy. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,350. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
On Aurora, a people divided braces for the final confrontation. It is time for the explosive conclusion to the saga that began with the appearance of a rogue planet threatening humanity's existence. Will this be the final chapter of humans on Aurora, or a new beginning? Genesis is the third installment of the popular science fiction series the Exodus Trilogy.
Aurora
Series: The Exodus Trilogy. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,520. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
On Aurora, humanity's final outpost is headed for disaster. With an entire planet to discover, tensions rise as opposing forces work their plans. While the leadership of the colony tries to affirm its control, others are working to regain lost liberties. Will humanity's final outpost survive the confrontation, or succumb to destruction? Aurora is the second installment of the Exodus Trilogy.
ScareScapes Book Six: Into the Black!
Series: ScareScapes. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,220. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2015 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Dystopian, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
Having survived each horror placed before them, the all-kid crew of the Scorpio find themselves confronted with one final test. With the help of a new crew member, the kids must gain control of the Scorpio’s navigation system before it’s too late.
Vested Interest
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,600. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
When the public has turned its back on space, only James Looven and Amy seem to be outraged. Railing against the world’s stupidity, they soon realize that support for the space program is more widespread than they have been led to believe. Lacking government funding, they rally many thousands and even while Earth reels from famine and resource scarcity they decide to build their own program.