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Tod unter fremder Sonne (Perry Rhodan NEO 12)

Spätsommer 2036: Nachdem ihr Raumschiff von den Topsidern abgeschossen worden ist, stranden Perry Rhodan und seine Begleiter auf dem Planeten Ferrol. Dort werden sie getrennt. Ein Teil der Gruppe kommt in ein Gefangenenlager der Topsider; dort müssen die Menschen ums Überleben kämpfen. Auf der Erde spitzt sich die Lage mittlerweile zu. Die fremdartigen Fantan drangsalieren die Menschen - sie entführen und stehlen, used to be sie interessiert, und nehmen keine Rücksicht. Widerstand gegen ihre überlegene Technik scheint zwecklos. Reginald Bull, Perry Rhodans bester Freund, wird ebenfalls verschleppt. Sein erster Ausflug ins All endet in einer mysteriösen Raumstation - dort scheint die lebenslange Gefangenschaft auf ihn und seine Gefährten zu warten...

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Matter (Culture)

By Iain M. Banks

In an international well known even inside a galaxy jam-packed with wonders, a criminal offense inside a conflict. For one guy it capability a determined flight, and a look for the single - probably - those that may possibly transparent his identify. For his brother it capability a lifestyles lived lower than consistent chance of treachery and homicide. And for his or her sister, even with out realizing the entire fact, it potential returning to a spot she'd idea deserted forever.

Only the sister isn't what she as soon as used to be; Djan Seriy Anaplian has replaced nearly past reputation to develop into an agent of the Culture's particular situations part, charged with high-level interference in civilizations during the larger galaxy.

Concealing her new id - and her specific set of talents - could be a perilous method, even if. on the planet to which Anaplian returns, not anything is sort of because it turns out; and identifying the best point of interference in anyone else's struggle isn't an easy matter.

MATTER is a unique of mind-blowing wit and critical objective. a unprecedented feat of storytelling and breathtaking invention on a grand scale, it's a travel de strength from a author who has became technological know-how fiction on its head.

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Die Posbis (Perry Rhodan Silber Edition 16)

Am Rande der Michstraße tobt eine unwirkliche Raumschlacht: Raumschiffe jener Unsichtbaren mit den Perry Rhodan schon einmal auf dem Planeten Barkon zusammengetroffen ist, greifen irrsinnig aussehende Schiffskonstruktionen unbekannter Herkunft an.
Bald darauf werden Terraner und Arkoniden in die Kämpfe verwickelt. Die seltsam aussehenden Raumschiffe, von den Menschen "Fragmentraumer" genannt, gehören einer rätselhaften, anscheinend alles Organische hassenden Robotzivilisation an.

Es sind die Posbis positronisch-biologische Wesen. Während Perry Rhodan dem Rätsel der Posbis auf der Spur ist, überschwemmt eine Invasionsflotte von Fragmentraumern den Kugelsternhaufen M thirteen und droht Arkon zu vernichten...

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Good Luck, Yukikaze

A sequel to Yukikaze (Haikasoru, 2010)

The alien JAM were at warfare with humanity for over thirty years...or have they? Rei Fukai of the FAF's specified Air strength and his clever airplane Yukikaze have visible unending battles, yet after mentioning "Humans are pointless now," and forcibly ejecting Fukai, Yukikaze is on her personal. Is the objective of the JAM's hostility particularly Earth's machines? and feature the factitious intelligences of Earth been performing in live performance with the JAM to govern Yukikaze? As Rei attempts to examine the reality at the back of the intentions of each side, he realizes that his personal humanity could be in danger, and that the JAM are approximately to make themselves identified to the area at huge.

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Perilous Shield (The Lost Fleet: The Lost Stars, Book 2) (US Edition)

By Jack Campbell

Retail ePub. ebook 2 of a continual sub-series within the misplaced Fleet Universe.

A exciting spin-off from Jack Campbell’s The misplaced Fleet sequence, The misplaced Stars: Tarnished Knight introduced “excellent stories of house battles and struggles opposed to tyrants and aliens.”* Now the New York Times bestselling writer returns with the following bankruptcy within the overthrow of the Syndicate Worlds’ oppression…

Following a winning coup, the leaders of the insurgent halfway famous person method fight to forge a central authority unfastened sufficient to delight its electorate but robust sufficient to safe strength. yet in a global the place former rulers became new foes, an alien possibility to humanity may possibly flip outdated adversaries into doubtful allies.

General Artur Drakon is familiar with 3 phrases describe anyone who confides in a Syndicate CEO: Stupid. Betrayed. Dead. regardless of his misgivings, he partnered with one other former CEO to overthrow Syndic forces. Now, with an enigma fleet menacing their well-merited independence, he can unwell come up with the money for to belief her—or lose her support.

President Gwen Iceni believes halfway is humanity’s security opposed to the enigmas. Syndicate education taught her self-preservation in a drawback, but she’s decided to struggle for the celebrity system’s fate…even if it skill becoming a member of forces with Drakon—and an officer of the hated Alliance.

Their plan areas the halfway flotilla at nice threat in hopes of larger gift: recruiting the team of workers essential to guy warships opposed to the enigmas. yet prior to dealing with the alien improve, Drakon and Iceni needs to live on hidden risks in the direction of domestic: all-too-human threats that can jeopardize Midway’s freedom…and their very own lives.

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The Short Victorious War (Honor Harrington #3)

By David Weber

The Peeps Have Bitten Off greater than they could chunk. . . .The rulers of the People's Republic of Haven are in difficulty and rebel is brewing, so it is excessive time for a brief triumphant battle. yet Honor Harrington goes to offer them a battle that is neither brief nor triumphant.

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Das Ende der Schläfer (Perry Rhodan NEO 43)

April 2037: Seit Perry Rhodan zum Mond geflogen und dort die menschenähnlichen Arkoniden getroffen hat, verändert sich das Weltbild der Menschen in rasendem pace. Außerirdische besuchen die Erde, es kommt zu Begegnungen im All, und den Menschen wird klar, wie eng sie in kosmische Geschehnisse verwickelt sind.Das zeigt sich auch auf dem Mars, wo in einer Höhle die sogenannten Halbschläfer gefunden worden sind: intelligente Wesen, die von Pflanzen abstammen und über Gedanken kommunizieren. Die junge Mutantin Betty Toufry, die selbst Gedanken lesen kann, tritt in Kontakt zu diesen Wesen.Sie wird Teil einer ungeheuerlichen imaginative and prescient: Vor quickly 50.000 Jahren waren die Erde sowie die anderen Planeten der Schauplatz eines fürchterlichen Krieges. Wie es aussieht, muss die Geschichte der Erde neu geschrieben werden...

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Der Kristallpalast (Perry Rhodan NEO 60)

Im Juni 2037 erreichen Perry Rhodan und seine Gefährten endlich das Arkon-System, das Zentrum des Großen Imperiums. Ihr Ziel: das Epetran-Archiv zu finden und die Koordinaten der Erde daraus zu löschen, bevor sie in den Besitz von Sergh da Teffron gelangen. Der Arkonide hasst die Menschen und würde keine Sekunde zögern, die Erde zu vernichten.

Rhodan bleibt keine Wahl, als buchstäblich in die Höhle des Löwen vorzustoßen. Onat da Heskmar, der Wächter des Archivs, führt die Gefährten nach Arkon I, auf die Regierungswelt des Großen Imperiums. Im Kristallpalast vermutet der Wächter das Versteck des Archivs. Doch der Palast ist seit Jahrtausenden der Schauplatz des Spiels der Kelche; gemeint sind damit die Intrigen des arkonidischen Adels. Es ist ein Ort, an dem zahlreiche unsichtbare Augen und Ohren lauern, an dem jeder Schritt der letzte sein kann...

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Second Chance at Eden (Short Stories from The Night's Dawn Trilogy)

By Peter F. Hamilton

This can be Hamilton's first choice of brief tales (including one novella), set within the comparable universe because the bestselling Night's sunrise trilogy. really, as Hamilton himself admits, the unique types of those tales had not anything to do with Night's sunrise, yet he has used the possibility of this assortment to tweak (or nearly thoroughly rewrite) all his past works and convey them in line. This method turns out to impact so much sci-fi novelists at some point soon of their careers and is maybe a cathartic milestone within the transition from new sci-fi writer to bestselling author.

The assortment is chronological in series, beginning with the early days while affinity is a innovative know-how and taking the reader via it's swift improvement because it varieties a primary a part of civilization. For die-hard fanatics of Night's sunrise, break out path tells the exciting tale of the final flight of Joshua Calvert's father and his spacecraft, woman Macbeth. And the novella A moment probability at Eden is Hamilton's try out at revenge; it appears while he wrote his moment novel A Quantum homicide, too a lot of his neighbors solved the secret and pointed out the murderer--this time he throws down the gauntlet to lovely influence. For enthusiasts or newcomers, this assortment bargains a various choice, all less than- pinned by means of Hamilton's cognizance to element and ability in storytelling.

In "Sonnie's Edge", the preferred recreation of 'beastie-baiting' comprises contests to the loss of life among man made monsters managed through human affinity bonds. Sonnie's crew is very successful...but then her monster, 'Khanivore', has one distinctive virtue. In "A moment likelihood at Eden", a bitek habitat which orbits Jupiter, mining the fusion gasoline on which Earth relies, Eden is a mini-nation of radical politics - or even extra radical expertise. Then its author is murdered in complete view of the total inhabitants, yet not anyone can establish the wrongdoer - or the purpose. In "New Days outdated Times", settlers got here to the planet Nyvan hoping for a way of life freed from Earthbound hatreds. regrettably, notwithstanding environments may well swap, human nature does not.In "Candy Buds", the crime-lord Laurus ideas Kariwak with an iron fist, jealously guarding regulate of the bitek alternate. but if an stunning new substance looks at the streets, digital truth takes on a completely new size. In "Deathday", on a desolate planet, a guy wages an obsessive crusade of retribution opposed to the final survivor of an alien race. yet vengeance can reduce either methods. In "The Lives and Loves of Tiarella Rosa", a fondness that spans generations of women...and endures past. In "Escape Route", the starship woman Macbeth encounters a long-abandoned alien spacecraft, with its break out path nonetheless intact - yet top the place? And is the craft as empty because it turns out?

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Wir sind wahres Leben (Perry Rhodan NEO 120)

Mit der CREST, dem mächtigsten Raumschiff der Menschheit, hat es Perry Rhodan im Jahr 2049 in den Leerraum verschlagen, weit außerhalb der Milchstraße. Dort begegnet er einer aggressiven Roboterzivilisation - es sind die Posbis. Eine Fraktion der Posbis übernimmt die CREST. Rhodan kann sein Schiff zwar befreien - hat aber danach eine tickende Bombe an Bord, die alle Besatzungsmitglieder in den Tod zu reißen droht. Kann Rhodan sie rechtzeitig entschärfen, um seine undertaking fortzusetzen?

Denn die hasserfüllten Posbis haben den Sturm auf die Milchstraße befohlen. Ihr Anführer will sämtliches Leben in der Galaxis auslöschen - er hält es nicht für "wahres Leben". Will Rhodan die Katastrophe verhindern, muss er das Milliardenheer der mörderischen Maschinen aufhalten...

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