The Paradox of the Sets: Daedalus Mission, Book Six

The ultimate touch made through the Daedalus undertaking starts badly, even ahead of the send makes a troublesome touchdown in the course of nowhere. the location of the colony does not appear to make any feel, and neither does the location of the indigenous aliens--the Sets--that have helped the colony live on and thrive. Alex Alexander does not take lengthy to see a speculation that may clarify the mystery--a speculation that the folk at the floor have already labored out for themselves--and he is lucky sufficient to fall in with a colonist who is obsessively decided to end up the speculation. regrettably, the search turns out more likely to develop into so risky that either one of them may perhaps die trying--and there is an excessive amount of at stake to not take it to the very restrict of chance, it doesn't matter what the fee. the beautiful end (Book Six) of The Daedalus challenge sequence.

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Welt der Ewigkeit (Perry Rhodan Neo, Band 24; Das galaktische Rätsel, Band 8)

By Frank Borsch

English intro
Perry Rhodan is the identify of a technological know-how fiction sequence released because 1961 in Germany, in addition to the identify of its major personality. it's a house opera, facing all significant topics of technology fiction. Having bought over billion copies in pulp e-book structure world wide, it's the so much profitable technological know-how fiction booklet sequence ever written.
Perry Rhodan Neo is a reboot of the storyline beginning within the 12 months 2036 rather than 1971.
For additional info at the subject 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 intent 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: three. Zyklus: Das galaktische Rätsel
Handlung und weitere Informationen (Achtung: Spoiler!): Perrypedia: PRN24

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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Heaven's Queen (Paradox Book 3)

By Rachel Bach

From the instant she took a task on Captain Caldswell's doomed send, Devi Morris' lifestyles has been one catastrophe after one other: executive conspiracies, alien races out for her blood, an incurable virus that is consuming her alive.

Now, with the captain lacking and everybody -- even her personal govt -- made up our minds to seek her down, issues are going from undesirable to most unlikely. the practical plan will be to conceal and watch for issues to blow over, yet Devi's by no means been one to shy from a struggle, and she's getting effective ill of operating.
It's time to place this situation on her phrases and do what she is familiar with is correct. yet with all human lifestyles striking on her activities, the cost of taking a stand will be greater than she will pay.

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The Ship Who Sang

By Anne McCaffrey

Helva were born human, yet purely her mind were stored and implanted into the titanium physique of an intergalactic scout send. yet first she needed to opt for a human accomplice, to leap together with her during the bold adventures and exhilarating escapades in house.

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Debatable Space

By Philip Palmer

Flanagan (who is, for wish of a higher notice, a pirate) has a plan. it kind of feels fairly uncomplicated: kidnap Lena, the Cheo's daughter, call for an enormous ransom for her secure go back, relax and wait.

Only the Cheo, despotic ruler of the identified universe, is not taking part in ball. Flanagan and his team have visible this earlier than, after all, yet considering that they have realized a couple of tips from the undesirable previous days and because they recognize anything approximately Lena that are supposed to make the plan foolproof, the Cheo's defiance is an immense setback. it's a state of affairs that demands severe measures.

Luckily, Flanagan has huge event during this sector . . .

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The Integral Trees and The Smoke Ring

By Larry Niven

“Niven has get a hold of an concept approximately as a long way out as you can still get. . . . this can be definitely vintage technological know-how fiction–the proposal is actually the hero.” –Asimov’s technology Fiction Magazine

When leaving Earth, the team of the spaceship Discipline was once ready for a regimen task. Dispatched through the omnipotent nation on a undertaking of interstellar exploration and colonization, Discipline was once aided (and secretly spied upon) by means of Sharls Davis Kendy, an impassive machine intelligence programmed to observe the loyalty and obedience of the group. yet what they weren’t ready for used to be the smoke ring–an titanic gaseous envelope that had shaped round a neutron superstar without delay of their direction. The Smoke Ring used to be domestic to numerous plant and animal life-forms advanced to thrive in stipulations of continuous free-fall. whilst Discipline encountered it, anything went improper. The workforce deserted send and fled to the not going area oasis.

Five hundred years later, the descendants of the Discipline group residing at the Smoke Ring not take note their origins. Earth is extra fable than reminiscence, and no recollection of the country is still. yet Kendy recollects. And simply outdoor the Smoke Ring, Discipline waits patiently to make touch with its wayward childrens.


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Crystal Line (Crystal Singer Trilogy)

By Anne McCaffrey

"A deal with for long-time McCaffrey fanatics, a great learn and a lovely examine the most haunting aspects of the crystal singers' profession."
LOCUS
When Killashandra Ree joined the mysterious Heptite Guild, she knew that she will be eternally replaced. Crystal making a song introduced ecstasy and ache, near-eternal life...and slow lack of reminiscence. What she hadn't counted on was once the loneliness she felt whilst her center nonetheless remembered what her brain had forgotten. thankfully, a person nonetheless cared sufficient to aim to salvage what was once left of Killashandra's brain. yet she must discover ways to open herself--to someone else, and to all her disagreeable thoughts.

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Kampf um Derogwanien (Perry Rhodan NEO 96)

Im Januar 2038 scheint die arkonidische Herrschaft über die Erde gefestigter denn je. Chetzkel, der militärische Befehlshaber der Invasoren, hat das Versteck der Terranischen Flotte aufgespürt. Seine Truppen ist es gelungen, die Flotte zu zerschlagen - und damit die letzte Hoffnung der Menschheit. Die Fluchtwelt New Earth ist in einem Atombrand verglüht. Perry Rhodan weiß, dass die Menschheit rasch Hilfe von außen benötigt - sonst wird sie untergehen. Deshalb bricht er mit einigen Gefährten auf, diese Hilfe im All zu finden. Sein Ziel ist ausgerechnet Callibso, der Puppenspieler. Doch kann guy Callibso trauen? Immerhin hat er nichts unversucht gelassen, um den Aufbruch der Menschheit zu den Sternen zu verhindern. Auf dem Planeten Derogwanien kommt es zur entscheidenden Begegnung...

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Der erste Thort (Perry Rhodan NEO 18)

Im September 2036 startet die Menschheit in eine neue Ära ihrer Geschichte: Nachdem der erste Kontakt zu Außerirdischen hergestellt ist, soll die Erde geeint werden. Perry Rhodan möchte, dass die Menschen geeint zu den Wundern des Alls vorstoßen. Gleichzeitig geht Rhodan ein gewagtes Unternehmen ein. Zusammen mit seinen Gefährten begibt er sich auf die Spur des Außerirdischen Crest. Mit einem Transmitter verschlägt es Perry Rhodan auf den Planeten Rofus, wo er zwischen die Fronten einer alles entscheidenden Schlacht gerät. Dabei erfährt er mehr über ein uraltes Rätsel, das nicht nur für die Welten des Wega-Systems von großer Bedeutung ist: Der erste Thort, eine mythologische Gestalt, scheint unsterblich zu sein. Das ewige Leben ist additionally nicht nur ein Traum, sondern es kann für manche Lebewesen zu einer Tatsache werden...

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Rhapsody in Black (Hooded Swan, Book 2)

By Brian Stableford

Within the tradition of the galaxy, the Star-Pilots of the starships that hyperlink the cosmos jointly became the good heroes of the day. Grainger, who has develop into a legend in his personal lifetime, is drafted to fly the prototype (the Hooded Swan) of a brand new send which may revolutionize house go back and forth. The participants of the ultra-ascetic Church of the unique present have colonized a couple of marginal worlds to exclude themselves from galactic society. On Rhapsody, church participants lead a very subterranean life. Even closed societies have their rebels, besides the fact that, so whilst a huge medical discovery emerges from the caves of the darkish planet, every little thing there falls aside. If Grainger can safe a percentage within the coming bonanza, he may purchase again his freedom from Titus Charlot. ahead of he can do this, notwithstanding, he has to discover a way of simply staying alive…

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