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Skiathos || 2018 Wattys Shortlist by mhunyadi
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Skiathos || 2018 Wattys Shortlistby Boris L. Slocum
|| Sometimes in Space Things Disappear || Nadja Bikram traveled to the distant and alien world of Skiathos to work one problem, a puzzle that had vexed her for seven yea...
  • desert
  • featured
  • wattys2018
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Astronomicon: Behemoth by Astronomicon
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Astronomicon: Behemothby Paul Vincent
The crew of interstellar colonisation vessel Arcadian awake from over a decade of hibernation to discover that they are lost in darkness, their ship's propulsion system...
  • spaceship
  • future
  • survival
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Earthrise: 2176 [Featured] #1 Science Fiction by WillFlyForFood
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Earthrise: 2176 [Featured] #1 Scie...by J.C. Gunn
What if we were the first in our part of the galaxy to discover the secret of faster than light travel? What if this discovery was 10,000 years before it was supposed to...
  • starship
  • watchers
  • ftl
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How to Write Science Fiction by ScienceFiction
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How to Write Science Fictionby Science Fiction
"Science fiction writers foresee the inevitable, and although problems and catastrophes may be inevitable, solutions are not." - Isaac Asimov This piece is int...
  • help
  • writing
  • nonfiction
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The Ascent by JAPartridge
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The Ascentby JAPartridge
It was only supposed to be a minor military expedition and Kenneth Phon was only supposed to be an observer. But when the ambitions of powerful men turn to betrayal and...
  • war
  • lasers
  • science-fiction
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The Time Traveller's Ball (The Erik Midgard Case Files Volume 1) by kdnorwich1
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The Time Traveller's Ball (The Eri...by Kit Downes
How do you solve a murder when every single suspect has a time machine? Time-travelling police officer Erik Midgard has a problem. He has seen his own future. His fate i...
  • murder-mystery
  • sciencefiction
  • science-fiction
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Red Legion (In Her Name, Book 10) by webman9113
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Red Legion (In Her Name, Book 10)by Michael R. Hicks
Reza Gard is back! He and Eustus Camden, fresh out of Marine Corps training at Quantico, find themselves assigned to a small Red Legion Marine detachment aboard the corv...
  • scifi
  • marines
  • war
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THE VISITOR by TonyHarmsworth
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THE VISITORby Tony Harmsworth
Specialist astronaut Evelyn Slater encounters a badly damaged, ancient alien artefact on the first ever space junk elimination mission. A security clampdown is imp...
  • nasa
  • scifi
  • orbit
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Iron Heart (The Gauntlet #2) by words_are_weapons
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Iron Heart (The Gauntlet #2)by Jamie Harris
It's a new year and Gauntlet finalist Codi James is back for round two. With her new position at the top ranked Battlecast Academy and with last year's victor no longer...
  • exciting
  • science
  • james
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Bright Horizons by WilsonHarp
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Bright Horizonsby Wilson Harp
Earth has made first contact with an alien race. At the historic first meeting, an ambush put peace for humanity out of reach. Colonel Kyle Martin was there that day. It...
  • first-contact
  • marines
  • sciencefiction
Dawnhammer by Arrowmancer
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Dawnhammerby Arrowmancer
Ancient human technology, lost since the Great war has been used to annihilate the distant Arian homeworld. Nothing but the end of the human race will quell the Arian l...
  • exploration
  • space
  • action
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Blink: 3003 (Book 1) by words_are_weapons
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Blink: 3003 (Book 1)by Jamie Harris
3003 AD: the human race makes a breakthrough in interstellar travel like nothing ever seen. A tiny fraction of the population, one in a million - one in a billion - deve...
  • violence
  • future
  • exclusive
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Astronomicon 2: Distant Relatives by Astronomicon
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Astronomicon 2: Distant Relativesby Paul Vincent
The sequel to "Astronomicon: The Beginning" marks a serious and exciting expansion of the scenario. When what was thought to be an asteroid cloud turns out to...
  • military
  • conspiracy
  • fiction
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Parallel Vol. 4 by Renoe_K
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Parallel Vol. 4by Renoe Kisaragi
Still reeling from the Adjudicators' punishment, Kashi turns his attention to the promised appointment at a certain mountaintop. What awaits him atop the mountain? And w...
  • action-adventure
  • game
  • fantasy
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A Different Virus - Heartfire by CrystalScherer
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A Different Virus - Heartfireby Crystal Scherer
People who were bitten by zombies always turned into zombies. Or that was what everyone always said. To get bitten was basically a death sentence. Seizures marked the mo...
  • sanctuary
  • nextbeta
  • mutation
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The Star Pirate's Folly by James_Hanlon
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The Star Pirate's Follyby James Hanlon
Set after the postwar collapse of an interstellar empire, a young orphan girl embarks on a quest for violent retribution. Six years old when her mother was killed, Butte...
  • outerspace
  • treasure
  • pirates
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A Starship Called Starsong by CrystalScherer
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A Starship Called Starsongby Crystal Scherer
Computer updates are simple, right? Apparently, that's not always the case when it involves a Spaceship's AI in the middle of deep space. We have always relied upon tech...
  • space
  • rogueai
  • scifiprompts
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Ascension: Birthright Book 1 by mountainlion2
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Ascension: Birthright Book 1by mountainlion2
In one night Kita becomes the emissary for the Arconian nation and is drafted into the Legion of Yorq to apprentice to be the commander. Before the dawn of the next day...
  • gay
  • kita
  • projectwomanup
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In A Starship's Wake by HunterMountain
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In A Starship's Wakeby Stephen Schamber
Several years ago Joseph and Tyrone became business partners, pooling their money to buy a light interstellar transport ship. Most of their business is taking cargo to a...
  • adventure
  • future
  • action
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Liberation (Remnants of Men) by achilles22
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Liberation (Remnants of Men)by Ugo-Peter
When seventeen year-old Runner was sentenced to death for stealing a loaf of bread in MegaCity One, his dreams were literally at an end. But then he opts to sign up for...
  • rabid
  • wasteland
  • youngwritersprize
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