Books tagged: spaceport

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When Time Went Mad
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 53,540. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012 by Martian Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Lem Bentwhistle is awakened by what sounds like kids making a crop circle in his cornfield. Instead, he finds someone parked a spaceport on his north forty! While he and the people from the 23rd century try to figure out what has happened, they are soon joined by folks from the 19th century wild west, the crusades, and more. After the raptors arrive, he says they all need to go home NOW. But how?
Red, White and Retirement Blues
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,860. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012 by Grey Cat Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
After sighting a supposedly-dead terrorist that the young security agents are busy ignoring, undercover officer Roger Turner crashes through the Oakland security gate in hot pursuit. The man will not escape justice again, even when the boneheaded youngsters begin to chase Roger, instead.
Escape the Milky Way
Price: Free! Words: 17,060. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Trapped on post-apocalyptic world a boy longs to be with his father and makes a decision that changes his life. He steals a spaceship and starts an adventure along the way he meets many different types of people; thieves, crooks, and con men. These people change his life and help him find his true destiny.
Day in the Life of a Gypsy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,970. Language: American English. Published: April 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Short Story. Tip scratches a living as a gypsy cab driver, shuttling people between the hundreds of orbital habitats. There are not enough cabs as it is, but the medallion system makes it hard to stay in business. Maybe it is time for a little labor action?
Glitch
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 86,500. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Self-driving cars, glasses to ward off jetlag, asteroid mining, rewilding the America west, a private space industry and the backlash against it. Kate Rauner's vision of our future permeates this story set in Spaceport America. Mission controller Rob Shay discovers an anomaly, a glitch in space leads to an unknown star - but events may force him to drop his exploration.
Deadline: A Collection
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,420. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
In these five short stories you attend a new kind of ink blot test, meet a man in an airport who will render you normal, lie mute and unmoving as a spider transports you to the next world, live and run with the wolves, and strive, strive to meet a goal as a writer and fail, badly.
This Is Not A Mosquito! A Collection
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 22,970. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Ten short stories from Eric Stringer. From an unbearable woman to drinking in the woods and talking about what happens at the moment of death; from a hard-luck woman who's mixed up with the mob to a miniature mosquito-like creature who's invading; from the swamps and Granny Mose to a new kind of ink blot test; from a spider on your face to wolves to striving to meet a goal and failing, badly.