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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...
  • writing
  • galaxy
  • adventure
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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...
  • suspense
  • adventure
  • thriller
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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...
  • how-to
  • guide
  • writing
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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
  • scifi-romance
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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...
  • detective
  • time-travel
  • science-fiction
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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...
  • aliens
  • future
  • space
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Angels and Wormholes by David_Shultz
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Angels and Wormholesby David Shultz
A star-faring religious cult has created an army of robotic zealots designed to follow holy scripture. As the robotic menace spreads across the galaxy, it takes prisoner...
  • space-opera
  • extraterrestrials
  • action
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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
Game Over. Continue? // gawsten by pastelaws
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Game Over. Continue? // gawstenby ACTUALLY AWSTEN KNIGHT
Geoff dies. His tombstone is inscribed with "Game Over. Continue?" and a slot for coins. Awsten finds it, puts in a coin and Geoff bursts out of the grave. #1...
  • jawn
  • scifi
  • waterparks
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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...
  • fiction
  • tournament
  • adult
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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...
  • scifi
  • space
  • future
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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...
  • spaceship
  • sf
  • sciencefiction
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After Humanity by stpolishook
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After Humanityby Stacey L. Polishook
* 2017 WATTY WINNER!* Humans are at the top of the food chain and always have been. But what if they weren't? What if another took our place and decided to raise and...
  • wattys2017
  • third-person
  • gore
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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...
  • conspiracy
  • space-opera
  • first-contact
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The Virus Within by CrystalScherer
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The Virus Withinby Crystal Scherer
What do you do when you are one of the infected? The virus in my blood is trying to steal my humanity. It alters my very thoughts and reactions. It taunts me by temptin...
  • blood
  • nicky
  • nina
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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...
  • canada
  • rebuild
  • mutation
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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...
  • otherworld
  • space
  • violence
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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...
  • exploration
  • trade
  • scifi
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Traveler by JinnNelson
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Travelerby Jinn Nelson
Trapped in a cafe that travels to seven dimensions on an infinite loop, Jaz Contra serves coffee while trying to locate the mysterious white-haired man who put her there...
  • sliceoflife
  • scififantasy
  • scifi
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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...
  • revenge
  • sci-fi
  • treasure
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