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  • The Vetting

    A Tor.com Original

    A suspenseful near-future story from Michael Cassutt about what happens during the vetting process of a researcher from the Middle East, who is trying to enter the US to continue his studies, and the immigration lawyer assigned to his case, who is dying of cancer.A Tor.com OriginalAt the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied. ... Read more

    $1.99 USD

  • We Have Capture

    Tom Stafford and the Space Race

    What an amazing career. Tom Stafford attained the highest speed ever reached by a test pilot (28,547 mph), carried a cosmonaut’s coffin with Soviet Secretary Leonid Brezhnev, led the team that designed the sequence of missions leading to the original lunar landing, and drafted the original specifications for the B-2 stealth bomber on a piece of hotel stationery. But his crowning achievement was ... Read more

    $13.99 USD

  • The Astronaut Maker

    How One Mysterious Engineer Ran Human Spaceflight for a Generation

    "The real book about the manned space program would be a book about George Abbey." —Richard Truly, former astronaut and Administrator of NASAOne of the most elusive and controversial figures in NASA's history, George W. S. Abbey was called "the Dark Lord," "the Godfather," and "UNO" (unidentified NASA official) by those within NASA. He was said to be secretive, despotic, a Space Age Machiavelli. ... Read more

    $18.09 USD

  • Deke! U.S. Manned Space

    From Mercury To the Shuttle

    Deke Slayton was one of the first seven Mercury astronauts--and he might have been the first American in space. Instead, he became the first chief of American Astronaut Corps. It was Deke Slayton who selected the crews who flew the Gemini, Apollo, and Skylab missions. It was Deke Slayton who made Neil Armstrong the first man on the moon.Deke! is Deke Slayton's' story--told in his own words and in ... Read more

    $11.99 USD

  • The Star Country

    An “agreeable debut novel” of a fragmented US and first alien contact from the Twilight Zone and Z Nation TV writer (Kirkus Reviews).In the near future, war has torn the United States apart. Small communities barely scrape by amidst climate change and economic collapse. Powerful nation-states struggle over whatever resources remain--technology in California, money in Chicago, oil in Texas.Some ... Read more

    $8.69 USD

  • Audiobook

    The Astronaut Maker

    How One Mysterious Engineer Ran Human Spaceflight for a Generation

    Narrated by Eric Jason Martin ...

    Unabridged

    15 hours 40 min

    One of the most elusive and controversial figures in NASA's history, George W. S. Abbey was called "the Dark Lord," "the Godfather," and "UNO" (unidentified NASA official) by those within NASA. He was said to be secretive, despotic, a Space Age Machiavelli. Yet Abbey had more influence on human spaceflight than almost anyone in history. From young pilot and wannabe astronaut to engineer, ... Read more

    $24.99 USD or free with audiobook trial

  • Heaven's Shadow

    series Heaven's Shadow #1
    **The science fiction epic of our time has arrived.Three years ago, an object one hundred miles across was spotted on a trajectory for Earth's sun. Now, its journey is almost over. As it approaches, two competing manned vehicles race through almost half a million kilometers of space to reach it first. But when they both arrive on the entity, they learn that it has been sent toward Earth for a ... Read more

    $2.99 USD

  • Heaven's Fall

    series Heaven's Shadow #3
    Mankind’s first contact with extraterrestrial life led to an incredible revelation. Their last may lead them to extinction.Twenty years have passed since the mysterious Near-Earth Object nicknamed Keanu appeared in the night sky and transported humans from all over Earth into its interior. There they discovered that Keanu was a long-range spaceship—and they were not alone. They joined forces with ... Read more

    $9.99 USD

  • Heaven's War

    series Heaven's Shadow #2
    The competing teams of astronauts sent to explore the asteroid Keanu discovered it was, in fact, a giant spacecraft with an alien crew carrying a plea for help. A brave new frontier beckons. But it will come at a price. Without warning, the aliens transport small groups of humans to the vast interior habitats of Keanu.Their first challenge is to survive. Their second: discover why The Architects ... Read more

    $5.99 USD

  • Missing Man

    A Stunning Thriller of Murder and Betrayal at NASA

    A gripping thriller of murder and betrayal at NASA. When a veteran astronaut dies mysteriously during a routine training flight, Mark Koskinen, the rookie astronaut who survives the crash, finds himself caught in a web of suspicion, intrigue, and deception."TV writer Cassutt (who coauthored Deke!, the memoir of astronaut Deke Slayton) delivers a winner for lovers of aerospace, action or suspense ... Read more

    $11.99 USD

  • Red Moon

    It begins in 1964 with the sudden and unexpected death of Sergai Korolev, the man who ran the Soviet Space Program. Young Yuri Ribko, an engineering student working for one of the Korolev's bureaus, is either fortunate or unfortunate to have an uncle who is a high ranking member of State security. Yuri's uncle recruits him to spy within the Bureau, to assist in identifying possible threats to the ... Read more

    $11.99 USD

  • Audiobook

    Heaven's War

    Narrated by Joe J. Thomas ...
    series Heaven's Shadow #2

    Unabridged

    14 hours 33 min

    When it first appeared, the astronomers named the asteroid Keanu.A Near Earth Object, from a distant constellation, it was headed directly toward our sun.But when we went to meet it, it turned out to be far more than a huge rock hurtling through space...The two teams of astronauts sent to explore Keanu discovered it is, in fact, a spacecraft, a giant ship with an alien crew. A ship that had headed ... Read more

    $17.50 USD or free with audiobook trial