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Time travel, space adventure, human-alien encounters – discover strange new worlds in these sci-fi stories. Find your next read in book, eBook, eAudiobook, large print or audio CD. This list updates when we add new titles to our collection.

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Rejoice  by Steven Erikson

Rejoice

Steven Erikson

"Imagine a First Contact without contact, and an alien arrival where no aliens show up. Imagine the sudden appearance of exclusion zones all over the planet, into which no humans are allowed. Imagine an end to all violence, from the schoolyard bully to...

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Mogworld by Yahtzee Croshaw

Mogworld

Yahtzee Croshaw

In a world full to bursting with would-be heroes, Jim couldn't be less interested in saving the day. His fireballs fizzle. He's awfully grumpy. Plus, he's been dead for about sixty years. When a renegade necromancer wrenches him from eternal slumber and...

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Edge of reality by Andreĭ Livadnyĭ

Edge of reality

Andreĭ Livadnyĭ

Andrei Livadny presents the first book in his Phantom Server trilogy.

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Celus-5 by Scott H. Jucha

Celus-5

Scott H. Jucha

For its initial mission, Haraken's explorer ship, the Sojourn, undertook the investigation of Celus-5, a world identified by Willem, a SADE (self-aware digital entity), and his team of scientists, as the best candidate for a new colony.What should have...

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Exiled from Earth by Ben Bova

Exiled from Earth

Ben Bova

A powerful world government has scientists transported from an overpopulated earth to a satellite on the eve of their discovery of a method to modify the human embryo.

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Barbarian's taming by Ruby Dixon

Barbarian's taming

Ruby Dixon

Ruby Dixon presents the eighth book in her Ice Planet Barbarians series. Contains mature themes.

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Evolved by N. R. Walker

Evolved

N. R. Walker

The author of On Davis Row presents a new stand-alone novel. Contains mature themes.

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Veronica's dragon by Ruby Dixon

Veronica's dragon

Ruby Dixon

Ruby Dixon presents the second book in the Icehome series. Contains mature themes.

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Barbarian's touch by Ruby Dixon

Barbarian's touch

Ruby Dixon

Ruby Dixon presents the seventh book in her Ice Planet Barbarians series. Contains mature themes.

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I am justice by Ryk Brown

I am justice

Ryk Brown

Ryk Brown presents the ninth book in the Frontiers Saga Part 2: Rogue Castes series.

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The flowers of Vashnoi by Lois McMaster Bujold

The flowers of Vashnoi

Lois McMaster Bujold

Still new to her duties as Lady Vorkosigan, Ekaterin is working together with expatriate scientist Enrique Borgos on a radical scheme to recover the lands of the Vashnoi exclusion zone, lingering radioactive legacy of the Cetagandan invasion of the p...

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Moderan  by David R. Bunch

Moderan

David R. Bunch

"Welcome to Moderan, world of the future. Here perpetual war is waged by furious masters fighting from Strongholds well stocked with "arsenals of fear," earth is covered with vast sheets of plastic, and humans vie to replace more and more of their own...

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Loyalty  by Megan DeVos

Loyalty

Megan DeVos

"Don't look back. That's where the danger lies. With Grace left reeling from choosing between Hayden and her family, she knows she needs to accept her decision. Meanwhile as the youngest leader of Blackwing, Hayden is coping with the demands placed on...

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Thin air  by Richard K. Morgan

Thin air

Richard K. Morgan

"An ex-corporate enforcer, Hakan Veil, is forced to bodyguard Madison Madekwe, part of a colonial audit team investigating a disappeared lottery winner on Mars. But when Madekwe is abducted, and Hakan nearly killed, the investigation takes him farther...

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Second genesis by Donald Moffitt

Second genesis

Donald Moffitt

Many centuries ago, the Nar recreated a colony of humans from genetic code, broadcast from earth by a besieged humanity. Despite the benevolence of the Nar, discontent leads to rebellion and a return to the original humanity of Earth, a journey that could...

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The stainless steel rat returns by Harry Harrison

The stainless steel rat returns

Harry Harrison

After a ten-year absence, the return of one of the most enduring series characters in modern SF James Bolivar "Slippery Jim" DiGriz, Special Corps agent, master con man, interstellar criminal (retired), is living high on the hog on the planet of Mool...

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Aurora by Kim Stanley. Robinson

Aurora

Kim Stanley. Robinson

Hundertsechzig Jahre Einsamkeit Es ist das gewaltigste Unterfangen, dem sich die Menschheit seit Beginn der bemannten Raumfahrt je gegenübersah: die Besiedelung eines neuen Sonnensystems. Ein Raumschiff mit Kolonisten machte sich einst auf den Weg zu...

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The fungus by Harry Adam Knight

The fungus

Harry Adam Knight

When a brilliant scientist seeking to solve the problem of world hunger tries to create giant mushrooms through genetic manipulation, what could possibly go wrong?The mutated spores escape the lab and spread across all of England. Toadstools grow to ...

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Slimer by Harry Adam Knight

Slimer

Harry Adam Knight

When a yacht being used to smuggle drugs sinks, the six smugglers must seek refuge the only place they can - an abandoned oil rig in the middle of the sea. But there's something strange about this oil rig. For one thing, it looks more like a scientif...

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Cosmo. Issue 1 by Ian Flynn

Cosmo. Issue 1

Ian Flynn

"Space Aces" - Part One: Cosmo is a Martian with the skills of a warrior and a heart of gold. He's the leader of his M.A.R.S. unit that explores the solar system. What was meant to be a routine scouting mission turns into a much larger adventure Cosmo...

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Rose by Russell T. Davies

Rose

Russell T. Davies

In a lair somewhere beneath central London, a malevolent alien intelligence is plotting the end of humanity. Shop window dummies that can move – and kill – are taking up key positions, ready to strike. Rose Tyler, an ordinary Londoner,...

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City of death by Douglas Adams

City of death

Douglas Adams

Discover the new Doctor Who classics. The key to Earth's destruction lies buried in its past. Visiting Paris in 1979, the Doctor and Romana's hopes for a holiday are soon shattered by armed thugs, a suave and dangerous Count, a plot to steal the Mona...

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Doctor Who by Jenny Colgan

Doctor Who

Jenny Colgan

"Earth is under attack by power-hungry aliens. This is no time for the Doctor to be out of action. When a British space probe is intercepted by a sinister alien vessel on the eve of Christmas, it marks the beginning of an audacious invasion of the Earth...

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Deathmatch. Volume one, Killing in the name by Paul Jenkins

Deathmatch. Volume one, Killing in the name

Paul Jenkins

The superhero battle royale you can't get from Marvel or DC! In the spirit of BOOM!'s flagship title, IRREDEEMABLE, this series appeals to fans of superheroes looking for a smart take on a classic trope. A powerful and mysterious supervillain has imp...

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Twice upon a time by Paul Cornell

Twice upon a time

Paul Cornell

Still reeling from his encounter with the Cybermen, the First Doctor stumbles through the bitter Antarctic wind, resisting the approaching regeneration with all his strength. But as he fights his way through the snowdrifts, he comes across the familiar...

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The click by Steve Shear

The click

Steve Shear

In the distant future, all humans who reach the age of seventy-five experience the 'Click' and die. It's considered God's chronological death sentence intended to prevent overpopulation. Narcissist, Oliver Hitchcock, who looks to be in his late fifties,...

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Texas hold 'em

Texas hold 'em

In the aftermath of World War II, the Earth's population was devastated by a terrifying alien virus. Those who survived were changed for ever. Some, known as Jokers, were cursed with bizarre mental and physical deformities; others, granted superhuman...

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The shadow city by Ryan Wieser

The shadow city

Ryan Wieser

The Hunters of Infinity have guarded the Daharian galaxy for ages, but when betrayed, they can become a vicious enemy . . . Jessop, the first woman to join the Hunters, has finally been reunited with those who mean the most to her. In her quest for v...

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Planet of the apes/Green Lantern. #3 of 6 by Robbie Thompson

Planet of the apes/Green Lantern. #3 of 6

Robbie Thompson

As Cornelius loses himself to the ring, Doctor Zaius and Sinestro uncover a grave truth about the Planet of the Apes. With Hal Jordan, Zira, and Nova on the hunt through the Forbidden Zone, Kilowog, Guy Gardner, and Arisia bring reinforcements.

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Planet of the apes/Green Lantern. #4 of 6 by Robbie Thompson

Planet of the apes/Green Lantern. #4 of 6

Robbie Thompson

When the Forbidden Zone is thrown into chaos, Cornelius investigates and discovers an ancient ring, unlike anything the universe has ever seen. As its power echoes through the stars, the Guardians must reveal to their Lanterns a secret they had hoped...

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Solo  by Mur Lafferty

Solo

Mur Lafferty

"Young Han dreams of someday soaring into space at the helm of his own starship and leaving his home, the gritty industrial planet Corellia, far behind. But as long as he’s trapped in a life of poverty and crime - and under the thumb of the sinister ...

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The returned. Part III by Peter (Peter Allen) David

The returned. Part III

Peter (Peter Allen) David

The final installment in a brand-new three-part digital-first -- crew into a pocket universe, where he discovers not only the homeworld of the D'myurj, but another race that shares Calhoun's determination to obliterate his opponents. But is this new race...

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The returned. Part 2 by Peter (Peter Allen) David

The returned. Part 2

Peter (Peter Allen) David

The second installment in a brand-new three-part digital-first Star Trek: New Frontier e-novel from New York Times bestselling author Peter David!Captain Mackenzie Calhoun and the crew of the U.S.S. Excalibur are back, picking up three months after t...

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The latter fire by James Swallow

The latter fire

James Swallow

Under the command of Captain Kirk, The Starship Enterprise is heading to planet Syhaar Prime in the Beta Quadrant, home of an alien civilization ready to take its first steps on the galactic stage. Is it possible that the Enterprise crew inadvertently...

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Splinter of the mind's eye by Alan Dean Foster

Splinter of the mind's eye

Alan Dean Foster

The further adventures of Luke Skywalker as he fights for right and justice against the evil Imperial forces on the planet Mimbran.

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Inside Moebius. Part 3 by 1938-2012 Moebius

Inside Moebius. Part 3

1938-2012 Moebius

Working closely with Moebius Production in France, Dark Horse presents the final part of Moebius's Inside Moebius series.In this third and most surreal volume, Jean "Moebius" Giraud exists in an expansive, magical desert locale within his subconscious....

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Halo. Silent storm  by Troy Denning

Halo. Silent storm

Troy Denning

"2526. It has been almost a year since humanity engaged in its destructive first contact with a theocratic military alliance of alien races known as the Covenant. Now the hostilities have led to open war, and the United Nations Space Command understa...

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The accidental war  by Walter Jon Williams

The accidental war

Walter Jon Williams

"It's been seven years since the end of the Naxid War. Sidelined for their unorthodox tactics by a rigid, tradition-bound military establishment, Captain Gareth Martinez and Captain the Lady Sula are stewing in exile, frustrated and impatient to exercise...

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East Of West. Volume 2, We are all one by Jonathan Hickman

East Of West. Volume 2, We are all one

Jonathan Hickman

The second volume of the most exciting new book in the industry is here! "We Are All One" follows our cast around the fractured future-scape of America as we learn more about a world that's rapidly coming to a end.

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East of West. Volume 1 by Jonathan Hickman

East of West. Volume 1

Jonathan Hickman

This is the world. It is not the one we wanted, but it is the one we deserved. The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse roam the Earth, signaling the End Times for humanity, and our best hope for life lies in DEATH.

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Of honour and iron  by Ian St. Martin

Of honour and iron

Ian St. Martin

"The age of the Dark Imperium has begun, and the human race is poised on the brink of ruin. In their darkest hour, the Emperor's servants have achieved the impossible: the resurrection of the Primarch Roboute Guilliman. Now Lord Commander of the Imperium...

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Doctor Who

Doctor Who

The Doctor, travelling alone, lands at the scene of a murder on a space station in the middle of deep space. He must use every ounce of his incredible mind to discover the truth from the sole suspect, whose species lives against the natural flow of t...

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The others  by Jeremy Robinson

The others

Jeremy Robinson

"Dan Delgado is a private investigator. When it comes to finding cheating spouses, corporate thieves, or runaway teenagers, he's unenthusiastic, and unmatched. As a former San Francisco detective, he misses more meaningful work, but he hasn't had the...

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Survival  by Julie Czerneda

Survival

Julie Czerneda

"Senior co-administrator of the Norcoast Salmon Research Facility, Dr. Mackenzie Connor, Mac to her friends and colleagues, was a trained biologist, whose work had definitely become her life. And working at Norcoast Base, set in an ideal location just...

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We care for you by Paul Kitcatt

We care for you

Paul Kitcatt

Margaret Woodruff is slowly dying in a care home. When her son is presented with the chance of exceptional care in her final months, he finds the offer hard to resist. Winifred is assigned to Margaret's care. She's a Helper: a new kind of carer that's...

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Fiasco by Stanisław Lem

Fiasco

Stanisław Lem

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Doctor Who. Men of war by Justin Richards

Doctor Who. Men of war

Justin Richards

"It’s the start of August 1916, and war is raging on the battlefields of France. In the front line trenches, British soldiers are vanishing without trace. Captain Mark Steadman witnesses one of his comrades being pulled down beneath the mud, and realises...

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Doctor Who. Rose by Russell T. Davies

Doctor Who. Rose

Russell T. Davies

"In a lair somewhere beneath central London, a malevolent alien intelligence is plotting the end of humanity. Shop window dummies that can move - and kill - are taking up key positions, ready to strike. Rose Taylor, an ordinary Londoner, is working her...

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Doctor Who. The mark of the Rani by Pip. author. Baker

Doctor Who. The mark of the Rani

Pip. author. Baker

"En route to Kew Gardens, the Doctor and Peri arrive in Northern England at the time of the Luddite uprisings. Unknown to them, the TARDIS has been dragged off course by the Master, who plans to pervert the course of history and destroy his arch enemy...

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The Doctor Who audio annual by BBC Audio

The Doctor Who audio annual

BBC Audio

"Larger than life and twice as colourful, from the 1960s to the 1980s, the stories within the Doctor Who Annual were exuberant and charmingly naive. Now, in this second audio volume, Pere Purves (Steven), Anneke WIlls (Polly), Geoffrey Beevers (the M...

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Doctor Who. The Thing from the sea by Paul Magrs

Doctor Who. The Thing from the sea

Paul Magrs

"In 18th Century coastal Italy, the local fishermen haul in an extraordinary catch: a gigantic serpent. The Doctor identifies it as an alien, but to the ailing locals this fabled sea creature has the capacity to heal them - if only Count Otto will share...

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Doctor Who. The Ark by Paul Erickson

Doctor Who. The Ark

Paul Erickson

"It is ten million years in the future, and the Earth is about to plunge into the Sun. A gigantic Space Ark has been launched, to take the last of humanity to a new life on the planet Refusis II. Accompanying the humans on their journey are the Monoi...

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Phantom wheel by Tracy Deebs

Phantom wheel

Tracy Deebs

The digital apocalypse has arrived and the future is here in this addictive technological thriller full of twists and turns. Perfect for fans of Nerve! Being recruited by the CIA to join a top-secret intelligence program should be the opportunity of ...

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The Corsair's Captive by Ruby Dixon

The Corsair's Captive

Ruby Dixon

A pirate doesn't ask for permission-he takes.When I see the delicate human female collared and enslaved by the smuggler I'm about to swindle, I do what any male would do. I take her from him. It's what I do best, after all.Now Fran's mine, and I'm never...

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Mutiny at Vesta by R. E. Stearns

Mutiny at Vesta

R. E. Stearns

Adda and Iridian have survived the murderous AI that tried to kill them in Barbary Station ...but now they'll need all of their ingenuity to escape the evil megacorporation that wants to own them, in this second space adventure in the Shieldrunner Pi...

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The million  by Karl Schroeder

The million

Karl Schroeder

"Every thirty years, ten billion visitors overrun Earth during one month of madness: partying, polluting, and brawling. In between, the world is ruled by the Million; the inheritors and custodians of all of humanity's wealth and history, they lead un...

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The dreaming stars  by Tim Pratt

The dreaming stars

Tim Pratt

"Ancient aliens, the Axiom, will kill us all - when they wake up. In deep space, a swarm of nanoparticles threatens the colonies, transforming everything it meets into computronium - including the colonists. The crew of the White Raven investigate, a...

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Earthfall  by Rhett C. Bruno

Earthfall

Rhett C. Bruno

Earth is uninhabitable, but beneath its ruined surface sits massive deposits of Gravitum, a powerful, dangerous element with the ability to generate artificial gravity. Whoever controls the element can control the settled regions of our solar system,...

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Cold fury by Cavan Scott

Cold fury

Cavan Scott

"At the very edge of the Federation lies an area of space that doesn't appear on any star chart. No one has ventured there for decades. No one knows it even exists. The Forgotten are waiting. Under attack from a fleet of Federation ships commanded by...

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The island of Doctor Moreau by H. G. (Herbert George) Wells

The island of Doctor Moreau

H. G. (Herbert George) Wells

"Following a shipwreck a young naturalist finds himself on an island run by a mad scientist intent on creating a strain of beast men."--Publisher's description.

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Quantum by Jess Anastasi

Quantum

Jess Anastasi

Someone wants Captain Admiral Zander Graydon dead. Like yesterday. Almost getting killed three times in one day is pushing it, even for Zander. He's convinced the delectable Lieutenant Marshal Petros knows who's behind the attempts on his life and he'll...

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Foundation's triumph by David Brin

Foundation's triumph

David Brin

A science-fiction novel featuring many kinds of robots. One is a robot wife, another is a wise robot who is 20,000 years old, a third is a robot who has equal rights with humans. The story centers on a man sent to the future to solve present problems...

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Prelude to mayhem by Edward Aubry

Prelude to mayhem

Edward Aubry

Edward Aubry presents the first book in his Mayhem Wave series.

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Nua'll  by S. H. Jucha

Nua'll

S. H. Jucha

"The Omnian expeditionary fleet sails for the faraway place they call "the wall." The worlds of humankind have consolidated their resources to create a powerful armada to confront the alien federation. During the Omnians' previous encounter with an alien...

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Vinium  by S. H. Jucha

Vinium

S. H. Jucha

"After the passage of two decades, the Omnians discovered a second, critical clue about the Nua'll, humankind's enemy, while investigating Celus-4, the home world of the intelligent, canine-like aliens, the Dischnya. This striking discovery, combined...

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Empaths  by S. H. Jucha

Empaths

S. H. Jucha

"Captain Jessie Cinders faces a hazardous choice. The murderer of the governor's nephew stands before him. But, the frightened teenager, Aurelia Garmenti, doesn't resemble the commandant's description of the vicious, hardened killer his security forces...

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Omnia  by S. H. Jucha

Omnia

S. H. Jucha

"Alex Racine, who led an elite group of humans and SADEs (self-ware digital entities), left the newly discovered planet of Celus-5 under difficult circumstances. Few of the Harakens with Alex thought there was little he could do to bring peace to the...

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Safari  by Alexander Plansky

Safari

Alexander Plansky

"For Sydney Marlowe, getting a coveted research position with enigmatic biotech CEO Billy Sans seems like a dream come true. She and three other interns are flown halfway around the world to a remote private game reserve in Tanzania, where they will ...

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Supercute futures  by Martin Millar

Supercute futures

Martin Millar

"Mox and Mitsu are Supercute. That is to say, they founded the global business Supercute Enterprises as teenagers from Mox's bedroom in London, armed only with a phone, a collection of their favourite cuddly toys and a love of all things kawaii. Thanks...

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Exile's throne  by Rhonda Mason

Exile's throne

Rhonda Mason

"One seat on the intergalactic Sakien Empire's supreme ruling body, the Council of Seven, remains unfilled, that of the Empress Apparent. The seat isn't won by votes or marriage. It's won in a tournament of ritualized combat in the ancient tradition....

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Thin air  by Richard K. Morgan

Thin air

Richard K. Morgan

"On a Mars where ruthless commercial interests violently collide with a homegrown independence movement, as Earth-based overlords battle for profits and power, Hakan Veil is an ex-corporate enforcer equipped with military-grade body tech that's made him...

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Red moon  by Kim Stanley Robinson

Red moon

Kim Stanley Robinson

"It is twenty-five years since China established the first colony on the moon, and the lives of three people are about to collide. American Fred Fredericks is making his first trip there, his purpose to install a communications system for China's Lunar...

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A farther orbit  by Benjamin Mumford-Zisk

A farther orbit

Benjamin Mumford-Zisk

"The adventures of The Origami Man continue! Gregory Samson has left Earth... which may have been a mistake. Alien bounty hunters. An intergalactic war-profiteering scheme. A brutal police detective older than humanity. Shape shifting cinemaphiles,.....

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The consuming fire  by John Scalzi

The consuming fire

John Scalzi

"The Interdependency, humanity's interstellar empire, is on the verge of collapse. The Flow, the extra-dimensional conduit that makes travel between the stars possible, is disappearing, leaving entire star systems stranded. When it goes, human civilization...

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Saving Morgan by M. B. Panichi

Saving Morgan

M. B. Panichi

Morgan Rahn is devastated when her co-worker is killed in a freak Moon Base accident--that he was wearing her gear at the time is more than a little disconcerting. His replacement, Shaine Wendt, proves competent, and, over time, distractingly attract...

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The future is female!

The future is female!

"Bending and stretching its conventions to imagine new, more feminist futures and new ways of experiencing gender, visionary women writers have been from the beginning an essential if often overlooked force in American science fiction. Two hundred years...

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Glass and gardens

Glass and gardens

"Solarpunk is a type of optimistic science fiction that imagines a future founded on renewable energies. ... These are stories of adaptation, ingenuity, and optimism for the future of our world and others. For readers who are tired of dystopias and.....

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Nightfall by John (Fiction writer) Inman

Nightfall

John (Fiction writer) Inman

Joe and Ned are both damaged men, but fate shows them kindness by bringing them together. Then the world turns on them again. But this time it turns on everyone.

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Abyss by Greig Beck

Abyss

Greig Beck

Cate Granger is chasing ghosts.The monster shark she once encountered was a remnant of the ancient world -- one that had escaped an underwater lair previously sealed off for millions of years. At great cost, Cate and her allies had killed the beast. So,...

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All I ever dreamed by Michael Blumlein

All I ever dreamed

Michael Blumlein

"Varying widely in theme and subject matter ... this volume collects all the short fiction published by Blumlein over the past three decades, including two stories that appear here in book form for the first time"--Page 4 of cover.

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Last shot by Daniel José Older

Last shot

Daniel José Older

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Saga. Volume nine by Brian K. Vaughan

Saga. Volume nine

Brian K. Vaughan

Get ready for the most shocking, most impactful SAGA storyline yet, an action-packed adventure about fake news and genuine terror. Collects SAGA #49-54

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The quantum magician by Derek Künsken

The quantum magician

Derek Künsken

Belisarius is a Homo quantus, engineered with impossible insight. But his gift is also a curse -- an uncontrollable, even suicidal drive to know, to understand. Genetically flawed, he leaves his people to find a different life, and ends up becoming t...

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2001

2001

Twenty-seven stories of exactly 2001 words to honour one of science fiction's literary greats, written by some of the finest SF authors of today, including ten winners of the Arthur C. Clarke Award and thirteen who have been shortlisted.

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Stained light  by Naomi Foyle

Stained light

Naomi Foyle

"For ten years Astra Ordott has lived as a traitor, hated by most of her fellow prisoners and abused by the guards. She made the ultimate sacrifice to save those she loved, voluntarily giving up her freedom when she handed herself over to the Is-Land...

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Paralucidity  by Stephen H. Provost

Paralucidity

Stephen H. Provost

"After the dangerous adventure that killed her in Memortality, Minerva Rus has reconciled herself to being dead. She and her also-dead boyfriend Raven share an amazing gift that allows them to bring the dead back to life - including each other. Now that...

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