Category: Science Fiction Fantasy

Annihilation Factor by Barrington J. Bayley

By Barrington J. Bayley

From the Garlowe Clusters within the north to the Veils of Darkness within the south, the big name country sprawled over approximately a 5th of the galaxy. So large used to be this realm that those that tussled for strength over it appeared not able to understand that it confronted annihilation by means of the Patch, a roving quarter of surprising pseudo-energy a light-year throughout which tired the life-force from any residing factor it encountered.

The Patch had moved into the dominion and was once systematically feeding on procedure after process. Cynically unperturbed through the appalling dying, the royal homes simply attempted to contain the Patch of their machinations, to the level that civil battle broke out yet again. yet within the occasion, the Patch used to be to supply the the most important consider the fight for absolute energy. The Annihilation Factor!

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The Circus of Dr. Lao by Charles G. Finney, Michael Martone, John Marco

By Charles G. Finney, Michael Martone, John Marco

Abalone, Arizona, is a sleepy southwestern city whose leader matters are boredom and surviving the nice Depression—that is, until eventually the circus of Dr. Lao arrives and immensely and irrevocably adjustments the lives of each person attracted to its tents.

Expecting a sideshow spectacle, the voters of Abalone in its place confront and examine profound classes from the legendary made real—a chimera, a Medusa, a speaking sphinx, a sea serpent, witches, the Hound of the Hedges, a werewolf, a mermaid, an historic god, and the elusive, ever-changing Dr. Lao himself. The circus unfolds, spinning magical, darkish strands that ensnare the town’s population: the ocean serpent’s story shatters love’s illusions; the fortune-teller’s surprising pronouncements toll the tedium and mystery dread of each person’s lifestyles; sensual undercurrents pour forth for women and men alike; and the useless stroll again.
 
Dazzling and macabre, literary and philosophical, The Circus of Dr. Lao has been acclaimed as a masterpiece of speculative fiction and encouraged such writers as Ray Bradbury.

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Circles of Displacement by Darrell Bain

By Darrell Bain

Technology Fiction: A stellar coincidence has thrown enormous quantities of small round parts of East Texas a long way into the prior. The displacement circles comprise such random spots as a roadside park, a Wal-Mart shop, the streets of a small town--and the demise row element of the country criminal. finally the displaced participants will come jointly in climactic conflict for keep an eye on of the hot global.

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Return to Rocheworld by Robert L. Forward

By Robert L. Forward

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Return to Rocheworld is the 1st of 4 sequels to the technology fiction novel Rocheworld via Robert L. ahead (Baen Books, long island, 1990). the opposite sequels that persist with this one are: Ocean less than the Ice, Marooned on Eden, and Rescued from Paradise. In Return to Rocheworld, the people from Earth and their multiton jelly-blob alien neighbors, the “flouwen” from the ocean-covered lobe of the double-planet Rocheworld, fly to the desert-dry lobe of Rocheworld the place they detect historical ancestors of the flouwen, tailored to the cruel existence at the dry lobe.

About the Author

Dr. Robert L. ahead is an area scientist and businessman, lecturer, futurist and technological know-how truth and difficult technology fiction author with 11 released books and over 100 shorter pieces.Julie ahead Fuller, his daughter, has written released technology fiction novels and a myth novel.

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Personal Demons by Stacia Kane

By Stacia Kane

Megan provides listeners to her new radio call-in express that she'll "slay their own demons," and so they think her. So do the private demons... even though she does not understand it, Megan is the one human and not using a demon on her shoulder! Megan and her allies - a demon lover who either protects and seduces her with devilish depth, a witch with bad social abilities, and 3 cockney safeguard demons - need to deal not just with the non-public demons, yet a soul-sucker, ghosts of Megan's earlier, and a reporter who threatens to damage Megan's occupation!

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The House of Discarded Dreams by Ekaterina Sedia

By Ekaterina Sedia

Attempting to get away her embarrassing immigrant mom, Vimbai strikes right into a dilapidated apartment within the dunes... and discovers that considered one of her new roommates has a pocket universe rather than hair, there is a psychic strength child dwelling within the cell wires, and her lifeless Zimbabwean grandmother is doing dishes within the kitchen. while the home will get misplaced at sea and creatures of African city legends all yet take it over, Vimbai turns to horseshoe crabs within the ocean to invite for his or her assist in getting domestic to New Jersey.

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Military Technologies of the World [2 volumes] by T.W. Lee

By T.W. Lee

From the advent of gunpowder to the reigning period of nuclear guns, army technological advances were on the vanguard of switch. those alterations in weaponry have inspired the end result of many historic occasions and the downfall or good fortune of significant civilizations. All international locations have sought to enhance army applied sciences within the wish of gaining the higher hand in clash. The advancements in weapons, cannon expertise, warships, tanks, and airborne and house guns, were an important within the ever-changing face of conflict. whereas it's inherent in human nature to hunt larger guns for survival, using this weaponry will proceed to make an effect on historical past. via cautious exam of the technological know-how and engineering of those guns, individuals can proceed to enterprise into the sector of army weaponry with an outlook in the direction of the future.

Through the numerous developments made in army weaponry, our civilization is person who keeps to alter within the face of warfare. Technological developments made during this zone increase upon present struggle strategies and infrequently are the foundation at the back of army war. expertise has confirmed to remodel historical past, lending itself to be some of the most robust resources of the human race. Breakthroughs in army know-how end up to be on the leading edge of battle and in lots of situations the results of battle is at once hooked up via those developments. In background, significant civilizations have visible their upward push or downfall throughout the elevation of weapon know-how. Lee delves into the engineering and technological know-how at the back of significant guns similar to: weapons, cannons, fighter and stealth aircrafts, a number of kinds of missiles, assault helicopters, airplane providers, nuclear submarines, major conflict tanks and destiny guns. He contains the data at the back of the guns in addition to an realizing of the way the guns are used and utilized to fashionable conflict. by way of displaying how guns have replaced army battle, he explains the human nature to hunt higher guns for survival, defense, and domination of resources.

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