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Reinventing the Universe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,790. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This book looks at various assumptions which have been made by astronomers over the years and finds many wrong. We find that the Universe is probably not expanding, as most astronomers believe, and there was not a Big Bang. We also find that many, or even most, of the star and galaxy images are mirages - optical illusions due to bending of light by gravity. We also find that quasars are nearby.
Poetry
Price: Free! Words: 810. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
These poems express how I feel and how I have felt about love, life and anything in general. I hope that you read Poetry by Trinity.
The Stars' Revelation
Price: Free! Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
During what is supposed to be a “relaxing vacation,” Jerry is trying to unwind from his past when he sees a young woman in despair about to jump off her balcony. What will happen?
Nebula
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Jonathon Dyke has been sent to Earth to save mankind from himself.The scientists are one short step away from destroying their own galaxy. Jonathon travels from one end of the Universe to the other to find a way to save man from his folly. Again and again and again. This is the first instalment of the Jonathon Dyke Short Story Trilogy.
The Space Explorer: Jimmy Philips and the Knot Civilization
Price: Free! Words: 9,510. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Science & Technology, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals / Dinosaurs & Prehistoric Creatures
In the 23rd century, humanity has discovered the means warp space and time in order to explore the universe. Sean Philips, a research scientist, with his two children Jimmy and Amy travel the Milky Way galaxy in a private vessel known as the S.E. Dragonfly. On an expedition to a strange new world, Sean Philips is lost while at work and the children embark on an adventure to find him.
The Climb
Price: Free! Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Stars at this altitude are palpable, touchable. One star even seems to grow as I labor in the cold night at eleven thousand feet, one slow step after another with many stops to catch what little breath there is to catch up here. While that star grows larger still.
The Wards of Clovis Gloober
Price: Free! Words: 35,690. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
There are a number of odd things about the new girl in Maddie's class at Centennial Middle School. Why does she claim she's never been outside to look at the stars at night? Where is the strange place called 'Rana' she says she comes from? And who is the mysterious 'Clovis Gloober' who acts as her guardian? As Maddie soon learns, the answers to these questions are both wonderful and terrible.
The Crucible
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
This is a fiction story about a metallurgist who builds a foundry in Germany using leading-edge technology.
The Train of Life
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
This is a fiction story about all of humanity traveling through life on a train. Now and then the train stops, and babies come aboard and all sorts of people get off.
Japara
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 35,160. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Robert Richards Chief astronomer at Mount Stromlo observatory, Canberra is suffering a life crisis when he meets Rebecca Jones an Optical lens engineer. Robert has had a very turbulent past and has difficulties getting his life on line.