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Aristoi
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 130,420. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
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Gabriel is one of the Aristoi, the elite class that hold dominion over a glittering interstellar culture, their rule more absolute than that of any Old Earth tyrant. When another of the Aristoi is murdered, Gabriel finds that the foundations of his civilization are tottering, and that his own power may have its roots in the greatest lie in all history.
Ten Thousand Miles Up
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 10,100. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
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Captain Ateri has never known life outside his starship, but when a fleet of pirates offer him an opportunity to steal from his slave-masters, can he maintain the facade long enough to attain what he desires most?
Vaporize Marineris
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,450. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
With a comet about to obliterate the colonies, Martian radio satellite repairers Ryan and Delia suddenly find they have more than a usual workday on their hands.
Selling Short
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,180. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011 by CV-2 Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » African American fiction » General
After Marcus joined the Coronado's crew, the ship set off on a mission promising huge profits: harvesting helium from the sun to deliver to the Venus terraforming project. But the promise of profit existed because Venus' enemies hunted and destroyed helium haulers around the solar system. Enemies who might control a spy onboard the Coronado. A spy only Marqus could find and stop.
Our Own Personal Gaia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,990. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A short story from the pen of speculative fiction writer James Monaghan. Do worlds have souls? Can planets fight back? In the near future, mankind has spread to the stars, terraforming planets for their own convenience. But when the thirst for new worlds leads men to a world unlike any other, life as we know it may come to an end…
With New Eyes
Price: Free! Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Galen the Sixth receives a startling revelation that will forever change the way he perceives the so-called world around him.
Duckbill Soup
Series: Planet Dweller, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,100. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2010 by Dodo Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A sequel to The Planet Dweller and Moving Moosevan. Human civilisation has been moved to Titan. It is now in a synchronous orbit on the opposite side of the Sun to the Earth. Titan has no oceans, so when the atmosphere starts to deteriorate, the two shape-changing super-beings who caused the problem in the first place are sent back to rectify things. Can they make matters even worse? Read on …
Parallel Moons
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,210. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2010 by Green Snake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The moon. Engine of tides and inspiration to lovers. Unchanging and eternal. Or is it? What if the moon disappeared? Savor three intertwined tales of the vanished moon: extinguished by semantics, indifference, and love. (short story)
Moving Moosevan
Series: Planet Dweller, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,660. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2010 by Dodo Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Moosevan has been moved to a new planet after the machinations of the empire building Mott, Kulp, and Dax and Reniola, cosmic super intelligences, ensured its destruction. Moosevan now lives inside the Earth, adding interesting twists to motorways. Unfortunately, Mott androids and Kulp turn their attention to the Earth. Even worse, Dax and Reniola are sent to deal with them.
The Planet Dweller
Series: Planet Dweller, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 46,990. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2010 by Dodo Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Diana hears the voice of Moosevan, an entity who inhabits a distant planet, in her head. Her world is threatened and she wants Diana’s help. Yuri believes her, though he's usually drunk in charge of a ten inch reflector and has a bizarre theory about the movement of the asteroids. Then two cosmic intelligences decide to help. They may understand the Universe, but mere mortals are beyond them.