Category «Science Fiction»

Crater (A Helium-3 Novel)

By Homer Hickam

A MINING COLONY at the MOON. a perilous project. AND A mystery greater THAN WORLDS.

It’s the twenty second Century. a difficult, pioneering humans mine the moon for Helium-3 to supply power for a determined, war-torn Earth.

Sixteen-year-old Crater Trueblood loves his activity as a Helium-3 miner. but if he saves a fellow miner, his existence adjustments endlessly. inspired by way of his heroism, the landlord of the mine orders Crater to adopt a deadly challenge. Crater doubts himself, yet has no selection. He needs to go.

With assistance from Maria, the mine owner’s troublesome yet stunning granddaughter, and his gillie—a sentient and occasionally insubordinate clump of slime mildew cells—Crater needs to struggle either human and subhuman enemies. He’ll conflict his method throughout one thousand miles of lethal lunar terrain and face genetically altered great warriors in his quest to get well an mind-blowing item that might adjust the lives of every person at the moon.

“Long-haul trucking at the Moon . . . with raiders, romance and a mystery project . . . excessive event at the area frontier.” —Kirkus Reviews

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Alien Child

By Pamela Sargent

Alone in the world, a tender lady searches for a brand new beginning.

Nita is a baby of the Institute. Ever due to the fact she will be able to take into accout, she has roamed its sterile halls, dwelling out her early life within the care of a fur-covered mum or dad from one other international. The Institute’s pcs supply her every thing she may possibly want—except one other human to proportion her existence with. in the past there have been humans on the Institute, yet whatever occurred that wiped them out. As she matures, Nita slowly realizes that she could be the in basic terms individual left on Earth—and that the destiny of humanity may good lie with her.
 
Beyond a door marked approved body of workers basically is the “cold room,” a laboratory that could carry the main to Nita’s past—and her destiny. this is often the place her dad or mum came upon her, and it's to this position that Nita needs to go back if she is to benefit the key of the Institute and what has occurred to the remainder of her variety.

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Cassidy Jones and the Luminous (Cassidy Jones Adventures Book 4)

By Elise Stokes

They desire. They seed. They breed.

An inhuman evil lurks within the depths of Lake Washington-- an evil that walks between us. they seem like us...they speak like us...but they don't seem to be us. And whilst Cassidy Jones discovers that they threaten existence as we all know it, can she summon the facility to forestall them? In her maximum try yet--and her maximum adventure-- the area hangs within the stability opposed to a continuing and insidious adversary: the Luminous.  

Other books in Cassidy Jones Adventures: 
Cassidy Jones and the key Formula, Book One
Cassidy Jones and Vulcan's Gift, Book Two
Cassidy Jones and the 7th Attendant, Book Three 
   
Please notice that the books within the Cassidy Jones Adventures sequence are Superhero Fiction and never photo novels or comedian books. 

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The Doubt Factory

By Paolo Bacigalupi

From a New York Times bestselling writer and nationwide booklet Award finalist comes a page-turning mystery with a gloomy romantic twist that bestselling writer Cory Doctorow declared may have you "nailed on your seat".

every little thing Alix is aware approximately her existence is a lie--at least in keeping with the harmful younger guy who is been stalking her. yet may well her dad really be a foul man on the helm of a company that covers up the lethal wrongdoings of a few of the country's such a lot wealthy and robust? Alix has to make an most unlikely selection among her father and the mysterious younger guy she's not just falling for, yet who is asking her to blow the whistle at the guy who raised her. This Edgar Award and Locus Award nominee will make you ask yourself: might an individual you may have enjoyed and feature recognized on your entire existence even have the center of a killer?

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Illuminae

By Amie Kaufman, Jay Kristoff

For lovers of Marie Lu comes the 1st e-book in an epic sequence that bends the sci-fi style right into a new dimension.
 
 “A really appealing novel that redefines the form."Victoria Aveyard, bestselling writer of Red Queen

This morning, Kady inspiration breaking apart with Ezra was once the toughest factor she’d need to do. This afternoon, her planet used to be invaded.
      The yr is 2575, and rival megacorporations are at conflict over a planet that’s little greater than a speck on the fringe of the universe. Now with enemy hearth dropping rain on them, Kady and Ezra—who are slightly even chatting with each one other—are pressured to evacuate with a adverse warship in scorching pursuit.
     yet their difficulties are only getting all started. a deadly disease has damaged out and is mutating with terrifying effects; the fleet’s AI may very well be their enemy; and no-one responsible will say what’s quite happening. As Kady hacks right into a internet of knowledge to discover the reality, it’s transparent the single one that will help her is the ex-boyfriend she swore she’d by no means communicate to again.
      informed via a desirable file of hacked documents—including emails, maps, records, IMs, scientific stories, interviews, and more—Illuminae is the 1st booklet in a heart-stopping trilogy approximately lives interrupted, the cost of fact, and the braveness of daily heroes.
 
“Prepare yourselves for Illuminae.” EW.com
 
[Y]ou’re no longer in for a normal novel adventure. . . .  Bustle.com
 
“A truly interactive event. . . . A fantastically fun ride.” —MTV.com
 
“[O]ut-of-this-world awesome.” —Kirkus Reviews, starred
 
★ “…stylistically mesmerizing.” —Publishers Weekly, starred
 
★ “[A]n arresting visible experience.”—Booklist, starred
  
★ “[A] game-changer.” —Shelf Awareness, starred

“Brace your self. you are approximately to be immersed in a mindscape that you are going to by no means are looking to leave.”  —Marie Lu, bestselling writer of the Legend trilogy
 
"Genre: Undefinable. Novel: Unforgettable." —Kami Garcia, bestselling coauthor of Beautiful Creatures & writer of Unbreakable
 
An exuberant mixture of house opera, romance, zombies, hackers, and political thrills.”  —Scott Westerfeld, bestselling writer of  Zeroes and Uglies
 
Stunningly artistic. shrewdpermanent, humorous, and romantic.”  —Veronica Rossi, bestselling writer of Under the by no means Sky
 
“This is a kind of infrequent books that will really preserve your center pounding.” Beth Revis, bestselling writer of Across the Universe
 
This ebook is xxxxing awesome.”
Laini Taylor, bestselling writer of Daughter of Smoke and Bone

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Unwind (Unwind Dystology)

By Neal Shusterman

The 1st twisted and futuristic novel within the perennially well known New York instances bestselling Unwind dystology by way of Neal Shusterman.

In the USA after the second one Civil battle, the Pro-Choice and Pro-Life armies got here to an contract: The invoice of existence states that human lifestyles is probably not touched from the instant of notion till a toddler reaches the age of 13. among the a long time of 13 and eighteen, despite the fact that, a mum or dad could decide to retroactively do away with a toddler via a approach known as "unwinding." Unwinding guarantees that the kid's lifestyles doesn’t “technically” finish via transplanting all of the organs within the kid's physique to numerous recipients. Now a standard and authorised perform in society, problematical or undesirable youth may be able to simply be unwound.

With breathtaking suspense, this publication follows 3 teenagers who all turn into runaway Unwinds: Connor, a insurgent whose mom and dad have ordered his unwinding; Risa, a ward of the country who's to be unwound because of cost-cutting; and Lev, his mom and dad’ 10th baby whose unwinding has been deliberate given that delivery as a non secular tithing. As their paths intersect and lives dangle within the stability, Shusterman examines complicated ethical concerns that might continue readers turning the pages until eventually the very finish.

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Infernal Devices (Predator Cities)

By Philip Reeve

The 3rd exciting e-book within the lovely Predator towns series!

The potent engines of Anchorage were rusted and useless for years. The derelict urban not roams the Ice Wastes, yet has settled at the fringe of the land that used to be the United States. Tom Natsworthy and Hester Shaw are chuffed within the security of a static cost, yet their daughter, Wren, is determined for event. while a dangerously captivating submarine pirate bargains her an opportunity to flee, Wren does not consider carefully approximately leaving her domestic and her mom and dad at the back of. however the pirate desires anything in return--Wren needs to thieve the mysterious Tin publication. to take action will ignite a clash which could tear the total international apart.

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Night of the Purple Moon (Toucan Trilogy)

By Scott Cramer

500 5-star experiences for the Toucan sequence. Dystopian drama that's "Frightening and encouraging" Kirkus Reviews

Abby is asking ahead to staring at the moon flip red, unaware that micro organism from a passing comet will quickly kill off older youth and adults. She needs to support her brother and child sister live to tell the tale during this new global, yet all of the whereas she has a ticking time bomb within her--adolescence.

NIGHT OF THE crimson MOON, ebook 1
COLONY EAST, e-book 2
GENERATION M, the explosive end to the Toucan Trilogy

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Graduation Day (The Testing)

By Joelle Charbonneau

She desires to placed an finish to the Testing
In a scarred and brutal destiny, The United Commonwealth teeters on the point of all-out civil struggle. The insurgent resistance plots opposed to a central authority that ideas with cruelty and crafty. talented scholar and trying out survivor, Cia Vale, vows to fight.

But she cannot do it alone.
This is the opportunity to guide that Cia has proficient for – yet who will persist with? Plunging via layers of risk and deception, Cia needs to probability the lives of these she loves--and gamble at the loyalty of her deadly classmates.

Who can Cia trust?
The stakes are greater than ever—lives of promise minimize brief or fulfilled; a destiny governed via worry or hope--in the electrifying end to Joelle Charbonneau's epic trying out trilogy. prepared or not…it’s commencement Day.

The ultimate try out is the Deadliest!

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The Replaced (The Taking)

By Kimberly Derting

The gripping moment installment within the Taking trilogy is ideal for lovers of The 5th Wave and the physique Finder sequence. Explosive and romantic, with creepy, otherworldly parts and twisty, mental thrills, The Replaced can have you wondering what precisely it capability to be human.

Kyra hasn’t been a similar for the reason that she back from her mysterious five-year disappearance. Now at the run from the NSA, Kyra is compelled to conceal out with others who, like her, were lower back. but she is decided to discover Tyler, the boy she loves who used to be additionally abducted…all due to her. whilst her crew intercepts a message that Tyler could nonetheless be alive, Kyra dangers every thing to get him again. yet he's being held by way of a shadowy executive association that experiments at the again, and going after him places the remainder of the gang at risk. no matter if Kyra will get Tyler again, the struggle to save lots of him—and the remainder of the Returned—is simply beginning.

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