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Stations of the Tide

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Michael Swanwick

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Places in the Darkness

A Propulsive Science Fiction Tale Of Murder And Memory, All Set On A Futuristic Space Station. Hundreds Of Miles Above Earth, The Space Station Ciudad De Cielo-the City In The Sky-is A Beacon Of Hope ...For Humanity's Expansion Into The Stars. But Not Everyone Aboard Shares Such Noble Ideals. Bootlegging, Booze, And Prostitution Form A Lucrative Underground Economy For Rival Gangs, Which The Authorities Are Happy To Turn A Blind Eye To Until A Disassembled Corpse Is Found Dancing In The Micro-gravity. In Charge Of The Murder Investigation Is Nikki Fix Freeman, Who Is Not Thrilled To Have Alice Blake, An Uptight Government Goody-two-shoes, Riding Shotgun. As The Bodies Pile Up, And The Partners Are Forced To Question Their Own Memories, Nikki And Alice Begin To Realize That Gang Warfare May Not Be The Only Cause For The Violence.

Author:

Christopher Brookmyre

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Little Kids First Big Book of Space

This Beautiful Book Is The Latest Addition To The National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book Series. These Colorful Pages Will Introduce Young Children To The Wonders Of Space, With Colourful Illu...strations By David Aguilar And Simple Text That Is Perfect For Beginning Readers Or For Reading Aloud. Ages 7+. By Catherine D. Hughes ; Illustrated By David A. Aguilar.

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Catherine D. Hughes

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Space Station Seventh Grade

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Author:

Jerry Spinelli

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Orbital Decay (Near Space, #1)

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Author:

Allen M. Steele

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Three Books of Known Space

Let three complete books in one take you on a dazzling journey into science fiction's most famous future history: Known Space!WORLD OF PTAVVS Kzanol was a thrint from a distant galaxy. He had been... trapped on Earth in a time-stasis field for two billion years. Now he was on the loose, and telepath Larry Greenberg knew everything he was thinking. Thrints lived to plunder and enslave lesser planets . . . and the planet Kzanol had in mind was Earth!A GIFT FROM EARTH Shrouded in lethal mists, the world named Mount Lookitthat was never meant for humans. Life existed only on one plateau, unreachable except from space. But still the planet had been colonized, and the settlers struggled to survive under a ruthless dictatorship on a rebellion-proof world . . . until fate dealt them a wild card named Matthew Keller, whose secret talent might just be their only hope!TALES OF KNOWN SPACE A classic collection of stories that traces humankind's expansion and colonization throughout the galaxy from the twentieth century to the thirty-first . . .AND MORE: Larry Niven's latest thoughts on the evolution—both creative and "historical"—of known space, as well as an updated Timeline of Known Space and a complete Niven bibliography!

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Larry Niven

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The Art of Space Travel

The Art Of Space Travel By Nina Allan Is A Science Fiction Novelette. In 2047, A First Manned Mission To Mars Ended In Tragedy. Thirty Years Later, A Second Expedition Is Preparing To Launch. As House...keeper Of The Hotel Where Two Of The Astronauts Will Give Their Final Press Statements, Emily Finds The Mission Intruding Upon Her Thoughts More And More. Emily's Mother, Moolie, Has A Message To Give Her, But Moolie's Memories Are Fading. As The Astronauts' Visit Draws Closer, The Unearthing Of A More Personal History Is About To Alter Emily's World Forever. At The Publisher's Request, This Title Is Being Sold Without Digital Rights Management Software (drm) Applied.

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Nina Allan

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Starburst

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Author:

Alfred Bester

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Space Station Down

“think Die Hard Happening Two Hundred And Fifty Miles Above The Earth... Will Have You Watching The Skies Overhead Much More Closely.” —steve Berry When An Ultra-rich Space Tourist Visits The Orbiting... International Space Station, Nasa Expects A $100 Million Win-win: His Visit Will Bring In Much Needed Funding And Publicity. But The Tourist Venture Turns Into A Scheme Of Terror. Together With An Extremist Cosmonaut, The Tourist Slaughters All The Astronauts On Board The Million-pound Iss—and Prepares To Crash It Into New York City At 17,500 Miles An Hour, Causing More Devastation Than A Hundred Atomic Bombs. In Doing So, They Hope To Annihilate The World’s Financial System. All That Stands Between Them And Their Deadly Goal Is The Lone Survivor Aboard The Iss, Kimberly Hasid-robinson, A Newly Divorced Astronaut Who Has Barricaded Herself In A Secure Area.

Author:

Ben Bova

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Stars! Stars! Stars! [With Hardcover Book]

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Author:

Bob Barner

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