#SciFiSunday Amazon Kindle Book Freebies – Aug 18, 2019

Check out this week’s free and 99¢ science fiction books for Kindle!

Check out these five new science fiction reads to download today for free!

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Military Sci-Fi, Galactic Colonization, Off-World Humor and Romance…

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Free science fiction books for kindleEta Carinae

In this humorous apocalyptic comedy, Australian bureaucrat, James Cook, is sent to Ayer’s Rock in the Outback to sort out what seems to be a labor dispute. There, he discovers that The National Park and the local airport have been shut down by the aboriginal community. Aided by the enticing anthropologist, Pam, and the local elder, Billy, James goes on walkabout to Kata Djuta, hoping to gain insight into the celestial event the elders and shamans say is about to take place.

Eta Carinae, has suddenly begun to brighten in the sky and most astronomers think it’s a supernova. The elders think it’s something even more, and James has the not-so-unwelcome suspicion that everything he’s ever known is about to change forever.

Brian d’Eon’s comedy chops are on full display in this hilarious novella that mixes a first contact comedy with cultural clash, along with adventure, romance, and of course, the end of the world.
Genre: Humorous Science Fiction
Rating: 4.3 / 5 Stars
Length: 88 pages

Free science fiction romance books on AmazonUndiscovered Country

Rye Bartleby is a man who has made a career out of avoiding responsibility on two different colonial planets. When he runs into Addy Hallis on the street, he just can’t make himself walk away, even after he’s mistaken her for a saloon girl.

His life is getting ridiculously complicated, and everything is sideways, but he can’t seem to make himself regret it.
Genre: Science Fiction Romance
Rating: Unrated
Length: 208 pages

Free science fiction for kindleHena Day One

What will you be doing when the world ends?
Nick Hancock’s waiting for a plane when someone tries to kill him.
He wakes up in a puddle of his own blood to a new world. A dying one.
An alien race has invaded Earth, and humanity can’t stop them. But there are others. Aliens from far and wide who’ve settled on Earth or crashed here. There is one among them with the power to save everyone, Hena. An alien of incalculable power, she now holds the world in her hands. She must rise, or all will fall.
Genre: Alien Invasion Sci-Fi
Rating: 5.0 / 5 Stars
Length: 133 pages

Free science fiction book downloadsSalt in the Water

There are a thousand ways to die in the desert—desperate outlaws, deadly predators, murderous elements, and betrayal. . .

Kaitar Besh, a veteran scout as legendary for his cynicism as his skills, is ordered to brave the deadly Shy'war-Anquai desert one last time. Escorting Leigh Enderi—a greenhorn Enforcer with a reputation as shady as his own—he soon realizes the ghosts of his past have come to haunt more than his nightmares.

When the mission breaks down in the wake of bitter hatred and mistrust, even Kaitar's fabled skills may not be enough to bring them home again. Stranded in the red wasteland without contact, food, or water, they uncover a betrayal that could bring all they hold dear crumbling to the dust.
Genre: Science Fiction Adventure
Rating: 4.1 / 5 Stars
Length: 347 pages

Free sci-fi novels on AmazonContinue Online

A man broken by despair and depression, Grant Legate finds himself in a once-in-a-lifetime situation after receiving an Ultimate Edition copy of Continue Online. All he wishes for is a distraction from the thoughts plaguing his waking hours. He dives in headfirst, unknowing of the AIs intentions. They offer him the chance to play as one of their own, a NPC deserving of a proper send off. What he discovers during the journey shakes Grant to his very core.
Genre: Science Fiction Adventure
Rating: 4.2 / 5 Stars
Length: 374 pages

99¢ Science Fiction Books on Kindle
Foothold

Adventure. Adversity. Hope.

A starship with eight people is launched into the unknown for the epic adventure of a lifetime.

In the second half of the 21st century, Earth is struggling under the load of an ever-increasing population and a degrading environment. The tide of human politics ebbs and flows. Rising above the turmoil, the will is found to build one lone starship and launch it toward Tau Ceti.

Hope for the future, hope for humanity.
Genre: Hard Sci-Fi
Rating: 4.2 / 5 Stars
Length: 357 Pages
99¢ or Free on KindleUnlimited
Destiny Lost

An ancient general, and a woman running from her destiny...

Sera leads a simple life.

A little smuggling, some drinking contests, and captaining her star freighter, Sabrina. But when she picks up a mysterious shipping container on Coburn Station, things begin to go wrong. She finds herself at odds with The Mark, a dangerous pirate organization that wants the cargo on her ship.

Inside the container she not only finds a woman, but a secret thought lost millennia ago. The woman is Tanis Richards, and she knows the location of the Intrepid, a missing colony ship from humanity's golden age.

Sera knows how to help Tanis and the Intrepid. But to do that, she will need to reveal a secret that will pull her back into a life she left long ago. A life from which she was exiled in shame and disgrace.

Tanis doesn't trust Sera; and Sabrina's rag-tag crew is nothing like what she's used to, but she's going to have to rely on them to avoid capture and get back to the Intrepid. As Tanis and Sera battle pirates and interstellar governments, the two women forge a friendship that will forever shape the destiny of humanity.
Genre: Military Sci-Fi
Rating: 4.6 / 5 Stars
Length: 397 pages
99¢ or Free on KindleUnlimited
Renegade Star

They say the Earth is just a myth. Something to tell your children when you put them to sleep, the lost homeworld of humanity. Everyone knows it isn't real, though. It can't be.

But when Captain Jace Hughes encounters a nun with a mysterious piece of cargo and a bold secret, he soon discovers that everything he thought he knew about Earth is wrong. So very, very wrong.

Climb aboard The Renegade Star and assemble a crew, follow the clues, uncover the truth, and most importantly, try to stay alive.
Genre: Space Opera
Rating: 4.2 / 5 Stars
Length: 302 pages
99¢ or Free on KindleUnlimited
Discounted science fiction booksLandfall

The Ship fled a dying Earth to save the human race.

Launched as the last gasp of humanity, the Ship was built atop a massive asteroid and set out to preserve the species by seeding the universe with one billion colonists. Generations of Crew, trained to be either Flight or Marines, have spent 5,000 years protecting the Ship and its civilian cargo from the constant threat of alien violence.

Fifteen-year-old Zax has always had trouble fitting in with the other cadets, but he's finally on the cusp of attaining his dream and gaining entrance to the Pilot Academy. Catching the eye of the Flight Boss and winning him as a mentor should guarantee Zax a top spot, unless the shocking discovery he makes along the way destroys not only his career, but also the Ship itself.
Genre: Colonization Sci-Fi
Rating: 4.2 / 5
Length: 341 pages
99¢ or Free on KindleUnlimited
Freedom's Fire Box Set

It was never a question of if the aliens would come, it was only ever when.

The first interstellar war, a generation ago, left humanity enslaved. Now humans fight in the armies of their masters to save themselves from annihilation.

At least, that's what the propaganda insists is true. What the layers of lies keep hidden, is how badly the new war is going for the people of earth.

Now it's Dylan Kane's turn to blast into the heavens and join the battle, but what his masters don't know, is that by putting a weapon in his hands, they're giving him the key to unlocking his hopes of freedom.

When the railgun slugs are tearing through his ship, and the vacuum is sucking the life out of his wounded friends, will Dylan's years of repressed rage turn into enough bravery to make his dream come true?
Genre: Military Sci-Fi
Rating: 4.6 / 5 Stars
Length: Books 1 through 6, 1,423 Pages
99¢ or Free on KindleUnlimited


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