Science Fiction – Gravity The Alex Cave Series Book 4

The Alex Cave Series, Book 4
By James M. Corkill
Published: October 2015
ISBN: 978-1517432195
Pages: 167
Genre: Science Fiction

Winner of the 2016 Best Indie Book Award in Science Fiction, this adventure takes place in the present-day northern hemisphere, where only geologist Alex Cave can humanity from annihilation from an artificial gravity device.

Alex receives an urgent message about an unusual geologic event in Iceland, and since he has dealt with strange phenomena in the past, he is put in charge of the investigation. He and his friend descend deep into the lava tube of an ancient volcano and discover a 180-million-year-old alien artifact of incredible power. Before he can take it to a safe location, it is stolen and activated and begins dragging satellites into the atmosphere and changing the orbit of the moon, but it won’t turn off. The tidal affect starts ripping apart shorelines around the world, causing devastating destruction to life and property, and Alex begins a desperate race to find the artifact and shut it down while also dealing with the kidnapping of his family.

As if that wasn’t bad enough, a massive emerald asteroid with a core of solid gold is on a collision course with Earth and will impact in six-days, killing every living thing on the planet. Can Alex find a way to save humanity from extinction?

An award-winning ride from this bestselling author, with thrilling situations and nail biting suspense.



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dead-energy-the-alex-cave-series-book-1Dead Energy
The Alex Cave Series, Book 1
James M. Corkill
Published: January 2014
Pages: 340
Genre: Science Fiction

Global oil supplies begin to vanish without a trace. Society starts to crumble, and only geologist Alex Cave can save civilization from total collapse.

When his wife was murdered during a mission, Alex quit the CIA for a less stressful life as a geology instructor. At least, that was his plan.

While on vacation sailing the waters of the Puget Sound, Alex sees a brilliant flash of light from an oil tanker and changes course to help. He discovers there was no explosion, no one on board, and the oil has vanished without a trace. The mystery of the missing crew grows even more when the bodies are found 100-miles inland in the snow on Mount Baker, but there are no footprints leading in or out of the area.

Fuel supplies begin to vanish, sending civilization into chaos and pitting human against human.

No one is certain what is going on or who is behind it, until a man in a hospital describes what he witnessed at a pumping station in the Alaska pipeline and things seem to start falling into place. Cave and his friends begin to formulate a plan, but the only question is are they going to be able to solve this mystery and save civilization before it is too late.

A sobering look at what society could become if our main energy source began to disappear. A fantastic ride from start to finish, with thrilling scenarios, exhilarating situations, and nail-biting suspense by this now bestselling and award-winning author.

cold-energy-the-alex-cave-series-book-2Cold Energy
The Alex Cave Series, Book 2
James M. Corkill
Published: January 2014
Pages: 308
Genre: Science Fiction

The discovery of an ancient alien artifact is causing extremely destructive weather patterns in the northern hemisphere, and only Alex Cave can save us from another ice age.

A climatologist discovers that a massive sheet of transparent ice in the Arctic Ocean is expanding by thousands of square miles in a matter of minutes, but no one can explain how the water could freeze so quickly. Weather patterns change for the worse and threaten a catastrophe that will affect the entire world.

As various government agencies struggle to find a solution, they all converge on a single man: Alex Cave, a professor of geophysics, whose previous experience with ancient alien artifacts makes him the only man capable of solving this mystery. As a special adviser to the Director of National Security, Alex is given special powers to find out the cause, and preferably prevent a disaster in the making. He is an ex-CIA operative, and more than capable of dealing with those who try to thwart his efforts to find a speedy solution.

Alex leads a small band of volunteers in a desperate attempt to remedy the situation before civilization faces ecological disaster, but Alex is thwarted by those in their number who have their own agenda, and the interference of a group of well-organized modern day pirates further complicates their mission to save humanity from extinction.

Hidden treasure, betrayal, and self-sacrifice play a defining role in this roller coaster tale by this bestselling and award-winning author.

red-energy-the-alex-cave-series-book-3Red Energy
The Alex Cave Series. Book 3
By James M. Corkill
Published: June 2014
Pages: 244
Genre: Science Fiction

The Yellowstone Super Volcano is about to erupt, and only geologist Alex Cave can civilization from entering a global winter.

In part-2 of Cold Energy, Alex is trying to recover an alien artifact from the crater of a dormant volcano when things go horribly wrong. The device is stolen and taken to COBRA, a secret research facility south of Yellowstone National Park. His good friend is kidnapped and forced to assist with the experiments, but their tests are creating adverse effects throughout the park and threaten to cause a super volcanic eruption.

With unexpected twists and turns, including time travel and a mysterious six-foot silver sphere, Alex must fight treachery, betrayal, and his own emotions to save the world from extinction. A thrill ride from start to finish by this bestselling and award-winning author.

pandoras-eyes-the-alex-cave-series-book-5Pandora’s Eyes
The Alex Cave Series Book 5
By James M. Corkill
Published: September 2016
Pages: 314
Genre: Science Fiction

The color of your eyes will determine whether you live or die, and only geologist Alex Cave can save the majority of our population from annihilation.

Alex had discovered four alien artifacts that seemed designed to destroy all life on our planet. He thought they were locked up at a secret facility in Nevada, away from unscrupulous industrialists and scientists, but two of the devices have gone missing, and one of them is in orbit over our planet.

The signal is detected from deep inside the Earth by a powerful artificial intelligence, who claims ownership of our planet for its genetically superior race of humans, which have been in stasis for 180-million-years. It wakes a beautiful woman named Pandora and takes control of her mind and body, and only Alex can see that her blue eyes actually sparkle. She demands that we voluntarily kill everyone with brown eyes because of their genetic tendency for violent behavior, or the A.I. will destroy our entire race to keep us from contaminating her people. Can Alex find a way out of this no-win situation?

gravity-author-james-m-corkillAbout the Author:
Bestselling and award-winning author James M. Corkill, is a Veteran, and retired Federal Firefighter from Washington State, USA. He was an electronic technician and studied mechanical engineering in his spare time before eventually becoming a firefighter for 32-years and retiring. He began writing in 1997, and was fortunate to meet the famous horror writer Hugh B. Cave, who became his mentor. He now lives in the Appalachian Mountains of western North Carolina.

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Science Fiction – Floyd 5.136

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The MAC Series, Book 1
By S F Chapman
Publisher: Striped Cat Press
Published: April 2015
ISBN: 978-0996223607
Pages: 302
Genre: Science Fiction, Genetic Engineering Fiction

Floyd 5.136 is a thought-provoking Genetic Engineering Science Fiction novel by S F Chapman.

Who was she?

Floyd stared with great interest at the slumbering young woman as she was slowly freed from the silky gray cocoon.

She was quite striking Floyd realized. But more importantly, she was the first new person to be generated in more than fifteen thousand years!

For eons, the strange fibrous life form known as “The Cotton” had regularly produced nearly innumerable copies of the same seven people. The group members lived rather ordinary lives and, when old age or accidents interceded, died ordinary deaths.

But Floyd and his companions always started out in the same very unusual and unhuman-like way as cocoon-bound twenty-five year old adults in full possession of their past memories.

Everything would change with the arrival of the intriguing young woman.

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Floyd 5.136 authorAbout the Author:
After many years of work in the construction industry, S F Chapman returned to his long neglected passion for writing. A persistent reader of fiction, periodicals and science magazines with an extensive memory for interesting and obscure tidbits, the lifelong resident of the San Francisco Bay Area has just finished up composing eight novels in five short years.

He put his grand plan into effect during the summer of 2009 by writing a science fiction novel called “Floyd 5.136.” This innovative first project is an often-frightening tale of human clones from the mid twenty-first century unwittingly trapped in a strange world in the far future. Since then he has completed a gritty drama entitled “On the Back of the Beast” about a huge earthquake that destroys much of Northern California.

Mr. Chapman has written two sequels to “Floyd 5.136” called “Xea in the Library of All Human Knowledge” and “Beyond the Habitable Limit.” His Science Fiction Detective/Adventure “Free City Series” currently consists of two volumes: “The Ripple in Space-Time,” and the recently published “Torn From On High.”

The author has also produced two literary fiction novels: “I’m here to help” about a series of minor deceptions and unremarkable errors that lead to a most extraordinary conclusion, the unintended adoption of a newborn girl and the newly completed novel about homelessness called “The Missive in the Margins.”

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