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The Rift (Star Trek, Book 57) by Peter David

By Peter David

Each thirty-three years, a rift in house connects the Federation with a mysterious race referred to as the Calligar who live to tell the tale a planet thousands of sunshine years away -- a lot too some distance to shuttle in a Starship. Captain Kirk and the U.S.S. company™ are dispatched to move a Federation delegation of diplomats, students and scientists who will shuttle to Calligar without delay throughout the short time period that the rift should be open. Mr. Spock leads the Federation celebration as they commute through travel during the rift simply as a bunch of the extraterrestrial beings arrive in Federation house. The conferences pass easily until eventually the Calligar take Spock's occasion hostage and Kirk discovers that the extraterrestrial beings are protecting a dangerous mystery. With indignant Tellarite and Andorain fleets able to assault the Calligar, Kirk needs to store Spock and the others sooner than struggle breaks out and the rift closes for one more fifty years.

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The Tenth Planet (Book 1) by Dean Wesley Smith

By Dean Wesley Smith

2017: close to THE PLANET URANUSAfter a deep-space satellite tv for pc mysteriously stops transmitting, the Hubble III telescope selections up a startling photo. Astronomers do not know what the unusual item is--only that it orbits prior Earth each millennia.Meanwhile, archaeologist Leo move has stumbled on bizarre layers of black residue at dig websites all over the world. Stranger nonetheless, those skinny bands take place like clockwork each 2,006 years, coinciding with a number of the world's darkest moments in history.We have six months to organize for the subsequent arrival. This time we all know anything is coming. This time now we have guns to safeguard us.This time we are going to be improper . . . again.A technology fiction saga set on near-future Earth, THE 10th PLANET demanding situations our simple ideals in regards to the sun approach and finally our position within the universe. With state of the art astronomy, blockbuster motion, and excessive drama, the secret is published in a trilogy of adventures.

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The Paradox of the Sets (Daedalus Mission, Book 6) by Brian Stableford

By Brian Stableford

The ultimate touch made by way of the Daedalus undertaking starts off badly, even prior to the send makes a difficult touchdown in the midst of nowhere. the location of the colony doesn't appear to make any experience, and neither does the location of the indigenous aliens—the Sets—that have helped the colony live on and thrive. Alex Alexander doesn't take lengthy to determine a speculation that may clarify the mystery—a speculation that the folks at the floor have already labored out for themselves—and he's lucky adequate to fall in with a colonist who's obsessively decided to end up the speculation. regrettably, the hunt turns out prone to develop into so risky that either one of them may well die trying—and there's an excessive amount of at stake to not take it to the very restrict of hazard, it doesn't matter what the cost.

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Planet der Echsen (Perry Rhodan Neo, Band 26; Vorstoß nach by Bernd Perplies

By Bernd Perplies

English intro
Perry Rhodan is the identify of a technological know-how fiction sequence released considering the fact that 1961 in Germany, in addition to the identify of its major personality. it's a area opera, facing all significant issues of technological know-how fiction. Having bought over billion copies in pulp publication layout around the world, it's the so much winning technology fiction booklet sequence ever written.
Perry Rhodan Neo is a reboot of the storyline beginning within the yr 2036 rather than 1971.
For additional information at the material, see the English Wikipedia article on Perry Rhodan and/or the corresponding German Wikipedia article.

Deutsche Einführung
Perry Rhodan ist der Titelheld der gleichnamigen deutschen Science-Fiction-Serie, die seit dem eight. September 1961 ununterbrochen wöchentlich in shape von Heftromanen mit einer Druckauflage von etwa 80.000 Heften (Stand: Jahr 2011) erscheint. Insgesamt sind bisher 2700 Hefte mit run 160.000 Seiten erschienen, deren Geschichten einen Zeitraum von über 3000 Jahren umfassen (Stand: Mai 2013).
Am 30. September 2011 startete parallel zur alten Serie eine Neufassung additionally Perry Rhodan Neo, mit dem Untertitel „Die Zukunft beginnt von vorn“. In dieser landet Perry Rhodan erst im Jahr 2036 auf dem Mond. Die Serie erscheint zweiwöchentlich und ist nach drei Staffeln mit je acht Taschenheften ab Heft 25 in Staffeln mit jeweils zwölf Romanen gegliedert.
Während die Perry-Rhodan-Heftromanserie von den geopolitischen Begebenheiten der realen Welt Mitte des 20. Jahrhunderts ausging und die Handlung in einer nahen Zukunft beginnen ließ, geht Perry Rhodan Neo 50 Jahre später von der realen Welt des frühen 21. Jahrhunderts aus und beginnt ebenfalls in einer nahen Zukunft. So fliegt Perry Rhodan nicht im Jahre 1971 zum Mond, sondern erst 2036. Die Handlung nimmt somit aufgrund der geänderten Ausgangslage einen alternativen Verlauf. Die klassischen cause der Serie werden ebenfalls in eine nahe Zukunft verlagert und entsprechend interpretiert. Es werden neue Figuren eingeführt und bekannte Figuren in einem neuen Licht gezeigt.
Die Serie ist somit nicht kanonisch in Bezug auf das klassische Perryversum. Nach der Aussage Klaus N. Fricks auf dem five. Weltcon 2011 in Mannheim wird es auch keine Überschneidungen oder Referenzen zwischen den Serien wie zu den Atlan-Serien geben. Perry Rhodan und Perry Rhodan Neo bilden jeweils einen „eigenen Kosmos“.

Zyklus: four. Zyklus: Vorstoß nach Arkon
Handlung und weitere Informationen (Achtung: Spoiler!): Perrypedia: PRN26

Wichtig: Um alle diesem Zyklus zugehörigen Hefte auf einmal herunterzuladen, bitte auf den Collections-Link in der Seitenleiste klicken und dann weiter in der Sammlung den .zip hyperlink klicken.

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Thin Air (Star Trek: New Earth, Book 5) by Kristine Kathryn Rusch

By Kristine Kathryn Rusch

Many light-years clear of the security of the Federation, the Starship company™ stands protect over an alien international whose designated normal assets might switch the stability of energy in the course of the galaxy. The ship's the most important project: to keep up a Federation presence on the earth less than, to guard the world's newly arrived population from opposed extraterrestrial beings, and to struggle a solitary conflict opposed to all who might declare the planet's riches for his or her personal. skinny Air opposed to all odds, Kirk and his staff have preserved the suffering Federation colony on Belle Terre, yet their heroic efforts could have been in useless In a last-ditch try to force the entrenched settlers off their new domestic, the alien Kauld have infected the planet's surroundings with a damaging biochemical agent that would quickly render the full global inimical to human existence. With simply weeks to spare, Spock races to discover a systematic technique to their dire crisis, whereas Kirk takes the conflict to the enemy, made up our minds to wrest the key in their salvation from the very forces out to spoil the way forward for this new Earth!

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Ash Ock (Book Two of the Paratwa Saga) by Christopher Hinz

By Christopher Hinz

1 / 4 of a millennium in the past, prior to the nuclear apocalypse pressured the population of earth to escape their domestic planet, few people may have imagined the direction their course may take. Now, the orbital colonies are the ultimate sanctuary of humanity and lifestyles is extra harmful than ever prior to. The colonists worry the go back in their dreaded enemies, the Paratwa—ferocious warriors who're genetically engineered to exist in our bodies which stay telepathically attached. the hot new release of Paratwa is way deadlier than the outdated, forming a robust caste of fighter referred to as the Ash Ock. A mysterious virus infecting the people database signs the go back in their such a lot feared enemies…

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By Honor Betray'd (Mageworlds, Book 3) by Debra Doyle, James D. Macdonald

By Debra Doyle, James D. Macdonald

Galcen has fallen.  the gap strength is damaged and scattered. the planets of the previous Republic are dashing to make peace with the positive Mages.

All that is still is mopping up. Minor information. A privateer or , a number of Adepts who stay alive and at the run, and the hereditary ruler of a dull planet.

Beka Rosselin-Metadi, the final Domina of misplaced Entibor, possesses little greater than a well-known identify and a well-known send. With them she needs to salvage what she will from the wreckage of the Republic. Her enemies are too many to count number, her associates too few to make a distinction. she will belief nobody other than herself, her crew--and the kinfolk she ran clear of years before.

Beka has assets few suspect: a hidden base, a protracted forgotten oath, and a useless man's legacy. yet she has difficulties besides; for in a universe long gone mad, neither acquaintances nor enemies are all that they might seem.

A play that all started in treachery and blood years earlier than has reached its ultimate act. A damaged galaxy can be sundered ceaselessly, in any other case made whole.

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The Confederation Handbook by Peter F. Hamilton

By Peter F. Hamilton

The Night's sunrise Trilogy is among the so much victorious works of technological know-how fiction to seem in many years. rapidly amassing a world readership, this masterwork of cosmic mind's eye and storytelling dropped at existence a whole galaxy of numerous planets and superb civilizations. on the middle is the Confederation, an meeting of human and alien colony worlds whose cultures, conflicts, and turmoil are defined over a Timeline of approximately six hundred years. "The Confederation Handbook" is Peter F. Hamilton's significant other consultant to the various components within the huge universe he created. together with a whole record of characters and their roles and, in fact, information of the Timeline itself, this can be a must-read for Hamilton's fanatics.

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Polity Agent (Ian Cormac, Book 4) by Neal Asher

By Neal Asher

From 8 hundred years sooner or later, a runcible gate is opened into the Polity and people coming via it were despatched specifically to take the alien maker again to its domestic civilization within the Small Magellanic cloud. as soon as those refugees are thoroughly via, the gate itself is speedily close downbecause whatever alien is pursuing them. The gate is then dumped right into a within sight sunlight. From these refugees who get via, agent Cormac learns that the Maker civilization has been destroyed by way of pernicious virus often called the Jain expertise. This, in fact, increases questions: why was once Dragon, an enormous biocontruct of the Makers, quite despatched to the Polity; why did a Jain node all at once turn out within the arms of somebody who may possibly do the main harm with it? in the meantime an entity known as the Legate is dispensing pernicious Jain nodes and a renegade assault send, The King of Hearts, has encountered anything very nasty outdoor the Polity itself.

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