Books tagged: space station

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The Chronicles of Henry Harper
Pre-release—available December 16, 2016. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 119,830. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
See the galaxy through the eyes of Henry Harper, as he weaves the story of his decades long career as a starship engineer. From the first superluminal travel, first contact, and the first A.I., to rifts in space and planets that move in ways they ought not, Henry has seen it all. Watch how he averted tragedy, solved crises, and learned the very best swear words in a dozen languages.
NASA Report: Aeronautics and Space Report of the President - Fiscal Year 2015 Activities - Human Exploration, International Space Station, Aeronautics, Science, Defense Dept., Other Federal Agencies
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,950. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
For decades, NASA has produced a comprehensive overview of all federal space and aeronautics programs on an annual basis, providing unique details of the flight activities and programs of NASA, the Department of Defense, and other agencies.
Graveyard Shift
Series: In Love and War. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,670. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
While docked at the civilian space station Unity for repairs, the battlecruiser Great Endeavour undertakes a trial flight with an inexperienced crew. Disaster strikes and the ship crashes into Unity's shopping concourse, killing 300 people. But in times of war, the public is not willing to accept tragic accidents. And so the government sends troubleshooter Brian Mayhew to initiate a cover-up.
World Rot: Path of the Planet Eating Virus
Price: Free! Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
During the latter half of the 25th century, at the climax of Terrace exploration into the outer clusters of their home front spiral galaxy, a distressing behavior crept its way inward from the farthest star clusters. A mysterious force dubbed the Rot by Terrace explorers was killing whole worlds, eating them from the inside. On a space station near the edge of the galaxy, Terrace watched.
Lunar One
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,240. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Dr. Morgan Taylor is living out his childhood dream. He's going to become an astronaut and spend six months on Earth's first lunar base. He's excited about the mission until he learns that things are not what they seem on Lunar One.
Monkey Princess
Series: The Cities of Luna, Book 17. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Kwadwo always tries to pack in as much family time as he can when he’s home, since he spends days at a time at his bakery up on Shark’s Head Station. When his little princess tells him she’d rather spend her sixteenth birthday with him than with her friends, he realizes his kids miss him even more than he misses them.
Between the Moon and New York City
Series: The Cities of Luna, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,760. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Living in Old Town Sinus Medii, Simon is used to the idiosyncrasies of systems that are more than a hundred years old. But when a new delicatessen moves in next door, the odors that come through their shared air system into his upscale tailor shop threaten to make him close his business. He wants to be a good neighbor, but he has to do something about the noxious fumes before he loses customers.
Brittany And Dustin Depart This Earth
Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: American English. Published: May 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
A short story of about 1500 words. Brittany and Dustin have had a long, happy marriage and now it's time to retire. They're headed for Little Heaven, an orbital habitat where elders can enjoy low-gravity living. Dustin, however, wanted to live out his days on Earth. He's going just to please Brittany -- which is a recipe for disaster unless he can find a way to be happy in Little Heaven!
NASA International Space Station (ISS) Oral History Project: Interviews with Astronauts, Managers - Cabana, Chilton, Suffredini, Voss, Whitson, Williams, Columbia Shuttle Accident, Chilean Mine Rescue
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 293,040. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
The fascinating oral histories of twenty International Space Station (ISS) pioneers - converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction - provide new insights into this extraordinary effort, with vital observations about an era of space history that continues today.
Small Steps
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80,820. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Small Steps is a science fiction novel set in the near future. The story is told from the point of view of multiple people that are unknowingly at a critical stage in the exploration and settlement of the solar system. One company controls the ability to travel at the speed of light while many others wanted that technology, including one of the established governments on Earth.