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A Voice in the Night

A Voice in the Night


Jack McDevitt

ISBN: 9781596068810
Year of publication: 2018

Jack McDevitt A VOICE IN THE NIGHT JACK McDEVITT, HISTORY BUILDER By Martin L. Shoemaker In the field of science fiction writinga field that Jack McDevitt has worked in for 37 yearsthey teach us about world building. This is the art of crafting a new world where the story takes place. The world might be almost the same as our own, or wildly different but the authors task is to make the differences believable, consistent, and comprehensible, so the reader can better understand the challenges that ...

Keywords: Aliens Collection Colonization contact Exploration starship
The Other

The Other


Marilyn Peake

ISBN: 9781983916687
Year of publication: 2018

Marilyn Peake THE OTHER PART 1 Cora Frost, Ph.D. Chapter 1 I was packing to leave when a Breaking News story came on the TV. The CIA had launched an investigation into reports of UFOs and outer space aliens that seemed to occur every day now. Thats how serious this had become. As a Psychology professor investigating the same thing, I liked to keep a cool head, remain rational. The focus of my research: this is nothing more than mass hysteria. Although nothing more doesnt adequately explain the ...

Keywords: Alien Contact Genetic Engineering
Irontown Blues

Irontown Blues


John Varley

ISBN: 9781101989388
Year of publication: 2018

John Varley Irontown Blues BOOKS BY JOHN VARLEY The Ophiuchi Hotline The Persistence of Vision Picnic on Nearside formerly titled The Barbie Murders Millennium Blue Champagne Steel Beach The Golden Globe Red Thunder Mammoth Red Lightning Rolling Thunder Slow Apocalypse Dark Lightning Irontown Blues THE GAEAN TRILOGY Titan Wizard Demon The John Varley Reader: Thirty Years of Short Fiction One The dame blew into my office like a warm breeze off the Pacific. In other circumstances Id have loved to ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Alien Contact Fiction Science Fiction Space Opera
Nightflyers: The Illustrated Edition

Nightflyers: The Illustrated Edition


George R R Martin
David Palumbo

ISBN: 9780525619680
Year of publication: 2018

George R. R. Martin NIGHTFLYERS The Illustrated Edition WHEN JESUS OF NAZARETH HUNG DYING on his cross, the volcryn passed within a year of his agony, headed outward. When the Fire Wars raged on Earth, the volcryn sailed near Old Poseidon, where the seas were still unnamed and unfished. By the time the stardrive had transformed the Federated Nations of Earth into the Federal Empire, the volcryn had moved into the fringes of Hrangan space. The Hrangans never knew it. Like us they were children of ...

Keywords: Alien Contact novella Space Exploration
Tomorrow's Kin

Tomorrow's Kin


Nancy Kress

ISBN: 9780765390295
Year of publication: 2017

Nancy Kress TOMORROWS KIN For Jack, as what is not ACKNOWLEDGMENTS I would like to thank my agent, the wonderful Eleanor Wood my terrific editor, Beth Meacham my husband, Jack Skillingstead, the best of first readers and my dear friend Dr. Maura Glynn-Thami, who saves me from so many medical errors in all my fiction. PART ONE We see in these facts some deep organic bond, prevailing throughout space and time. This bond, on my theory, is simple inheritance. Charles Darwin, The Origin of Species ...

Keywords: Alien Contact Genetic Engineering
Ice Rift

Ice Rift


Ben Hammott

ISBN: 9780956236982
Year of publication: 2016

Ben Hammott ICE RIFT Acknowledgments I would like to thank the NASAGSFCMETIERSDACJAROS, and U.S.Japan ASTER Science Team for their help in providing information about the Antarctic ice rift in the Pine Island Glacier and everyone who advised me on the extreme weather conditions and dangers experienced while traversing the remote areas of Antarctica. Any mistakes or liberties taken with this information are my own. NOTE FROM AUTHOR I had always wanted to set a book in the remote wastes of ...

Keywords: Action Aliens Antarctica Exploration First Contact Spacecraft Survival
Escape to Earth-The Legacy of a Conqueror

Escape to Earth-The Legacy of a Conqueror


Saxon Andrew

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2015

Escape to Earth The Legacy of a Conqueror by Saxon Andrew Chapter One Jinks walked into Lukass office and saw him talking with Salud. Lukas turned his head toward him and Jinks held up his hand, Before you say anything, theres something I need to say. Lukas leaned back in his chair and said, Go ahead. Jinks saw Salud sit down in the chair beside Lukas and he could see she wasnt happy. As a matter of fact, she looked angry. I made a mistake calling for Chris to be arrested for treason. He saw ...

Keywords: Alien Invasion First Contact Galactic Empire Genetic Engineering Hard Science Fiction Military Science Fiction Science Fiction & Fantasy Space Fleet Space Marine Teen & Young Adult
Escape to Earth-Living Legends

Escape to Earth-Living Legends


Saxon Andrew

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2015

Escape to Earth Living Legends by Saxon Andrew Introduction We must do something about those High Energy Beings. By all means, go right ahead You know I cant do it alone. You didnt join us when we attacked them Thats just it, you didnt attack them you fled so fast you nearly overloaded your reactors. The two beings were in different galaxies and appeared to be two light blue colored mists that flashed as they sent their thoughts across the vast distances between, Easy for you to sit in judgment. ...

Keywords: Alien Invasion First Contact Galactic Empire Genetic Engineering Hard Science Fiction Military Science Fiction Science Fiction & Fantasy Space Fleet Space Marine Teen & Young Adult
The Critical Trilogy Box Set

The Critical Trilogy Box Set


Darren A Wearmouth
Colin F Barnes

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2016

Darren Wearmouth Colin F. Barnes THE CRITICAL TRILOGY CRITICAL DAWN BOOK 1 Chapter 1 CHARLIE JACKSON FELT like they were on the edge of a great discovery. Pippa had emailed him earlier to say that shed found the find of the century in an archeological dig to uncover what happened to the missing colonists of Roanoke Island. Typical, Pippa, he thought. Keeping the huge news to herself and making him wait. It didnt help that shed told him to start work on the report. It was the worst part of his ...

Keywords: Adventure Alien Invasion Colonization First Contact Galactic Empire
Critical Path

Critical Path


Darren A Wearmouth
Colin F Barnes

ISBN: 1503093670
Year of publication: 2014

CRITICAL PATH by Wearmouth Barnes CHAPTER ONE Sacrifice isnt the end of something its the beginning. Denver knew this before his father, Charlie, gave up his life to bring down the two alien ships. But Denver wasnt so nave to believe that the work was done. On the contrary, the real challenge was still ahead of them. He wiped sweat from his brow. The salty liquid made his tanned forearm shine in the morning sun. It was no more than 0800. Charlie had taught him how to tell the time from the suns ...

Keywords: Adventure Alien Invasion Colonization First Contact Galactic Empire
Critical Dawn

Critical Dawn


Darren A Wearmouth
Colin F Barnes

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2014

CRITICAL DAWN by Wearmouth Barnes Chapter One Charlie Jackson felt like they were on the edge of a great discovery. Pippa had emailed him earlier to say that shed made the find of the century in an archeological dig to uncover what happened to the missing colonists of Roanoke Island. Typical Pippa, he thought. Keeping the huge news to herself and making him wait. It didnt help that shed told him to start work on the report. It was the worst part of his job. He preferred to be out in the field ...

Keywords: Adventure Alien Invasion Colonization First Contact Galactic Empire
Exigency

Exigency


Michael Siemsen

ISBN: 9781940757223
Year of publication: 2014

Michael Siemsen EXIGENCY In nature, chaos leads to order, order leads to chaos, again and forever in this way, and at all scales, infinite and infinitesimal. Foster Dill Norte UNIVERSAL, 2066 1.0 The cursor bobbed in the air before her: deep purple foliage. She opened her bio eye and unblurred the background in her prosthetic fone eye. Paragraphs of text floated with Minnies gaze as she studied the view from her cabins patio. Blue salvia shrubs flanked the shaded cobblestone path from the bottom ...

Keywords: alien civilization alien planet evacuation first contact interstellar Space Station