Opening Acts
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Price: Free! Words: 133,100. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
SFNovelists.com proudly offers you twenty-five first chapters from forthcoming and currently available novels across the spectrum of science fiction and fantasy.
The Escape of Bobby Ray Hammer, A Novel of a '50s Family
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Price: Free! Words: 152,300. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Among the 5 finalists in the Faulkner Society Novel Competition. The Escape of Bobby Ray Hammer is a second generation Grapes of Wrath novel. Bobby is just entering his senior year in high school and eager to graduate and go on to college to get out of his rural farming community; however, he must resolve family problems that originated, he believes, with his brother's death.
Resurrection (Book 1: The Chronicles of Chaos)
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Price: Free! Words: 101,950. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
The former commander of the King's Army returns home to find a massacre; his wife brutally murdered, his newborn daughter kidnapped. After seeking the aid of the king, a party of adventurers cross the sea to Cursed Isle; the home of all things evil. Their investigation leads the adventurers to uncover a plot that if successful, will plungs the kingdom into chaos. Join them in this epic fantasy.
The Colonisation of Mars
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Price: Free! Words: 138,390. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Warning!! This book is not for those under fifty-five. If you are looking for Fifty Shades of Mars, look somewhere else. This book is about a one way trip to Mars in 2040 by 150 senior, 'expendable' scientists to finally establish a permanent Martian colony. It is a book about loss, about regret, about being the last human on Mars and serves as a cautionary tale to Mars astronaut wannabes.
The Master's Chair (The Chronicles of Terah #1)
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Series: The Chronicles of Terah. Price: Free! Words: 241,330. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
One morning Kevin is a 23-year-old accountant living in Omaha, and the next he is in the middle of a field surrounded by strangers. By the end of the day he finds out that not only is he not from Earth, he's not even Kevin. He's Myron, son of Badec, and next in line to be the Master Sorcerer. Unfortunately, he knows absolutely nothing about being a sorcerer and he only has one year to learn.
Commercializing New Technologies
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Price: Free! Words: 151,240. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Starting up
The author tackles the issue of technology commercialization, characterizing it as a dynamic process that proceeds through five stages: imagining, incubating, demonstrating, promoting, and sustaining...
The Last Killiney
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Price: Free! Words: 122,940. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
(5.00 from 1 review)
On holiday in England, Ravenna Evans begins to recall her past life as an eighteenth-century Irish viscount’s lover. When she is swept back in time to relive this affair (along with Lord Killiney’s very unwilling modern counterpart), she learns that living in the past isn’t all fun and games, and that history can’t always be changed to one’s liking.
Convergence 2012
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Price: Free! Words: 117,170. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.81 from 16 reviews)
Tim Christenson, an addicted street thug attempts to rob the wrong man... Forced into a journey of epic consequences by the enigmatic Kuthanaga, Tim learns of the devastating fate in store for all of humanity and must come to terms with the sins of his past.
Ehsariell: Parte I
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Price: Free! Words: 166,480. Language: Spanish. Published: July 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Esta historia cuenta el viaje de Ike a través de las tierras en guerra de un mundo paralelo al nuestro, en donde debe enfrentar las más intensas pruebas de valor y fortaleza con tal de alcanzar su principal objetivo: liberar a Ehsariell.
Robin's Double Life: Island to Outback Australia
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Price: Free! Words: 113,880. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Plunged into the depths of a devastating drought, Mitchell in the outback is home to Robin, her husband and menagerie. Month by month, throughout 2007, Robin takes you to the heart of an outback community with its river, warmth and abundance. Will the drought break? What fate befalls Sally, the terrier? Summer on Phillip Island and winter in Mitchell sounds ideal. But the truth is more complex.
Long Days in Paradise - The First Book of the Shards of Heaven
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Price: Free! Words: 120,020. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(4.67 from 9 reviews)
Jorden has stumbled into a strange land of not-quite human inhabitants, his friend Taf at least human enough in all the ways that matter. Getting home means facing the witch-god Hura, if she exists at all, on the other side of Nowhere. But this is a world of many races run by the spiritual kaedith and financial sarisan, while he is friend to the lowest class species who struggle simply to survive.
Don't Drink the Water
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Price: Free! Words: 113,110. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
So what the hell was I doing in South East Asia anyway? This was no spiritual journey of self discovery. As a matter of fact, self discovery was one of the things I was trying to avoid. From the constant conversations about cricket that arise from being an Australian in India to mushroom-induced comas in Laos, find out exactly how much fun is too much fun...
The Mullinix Book 1: Ascension
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Series: The Immortal Universe, Book 9 ยท The Mullinix, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 176,770. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00 from 1 review)
Copeland Steele was but a standard citizen in the Mullinix Empire when he was chosen out of citizenship school to be the next apprentice leader of the nation. A whole new world awaits the young man the world now knows as Medoferro as he navigates the waters of the new role thrust upon him, a role he never wanted and one he would have given most anything to avoid.
BIAlien Series Volume I book 3
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Price: Free! Words: 113,380. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Rise of the BIAliensapien: Human evolved part 3. After Jaden recues Dr. Chan from the Federal prison, they make it to her father’s house where Jaden meets Dr. Chan’s jealous robotic boyfriend Max. Jaden’s goal is to quickly make it from Virginia to NYC to save a family member and then leave doomed Earth. President Robinson is Jaden’s biggest obstacle.
Adventure Kids and Other Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 110,110. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Tales From Me
Death's Angels
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Price: Free! Words: 107,310. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00 from 1 review)
In Death's Angels the soldiers of the Seventh Infantry uncover a sinister conspiracy to waken an ancient slumbering evil. Their quest will eventually take them to the haunted city of the cannibalistic Spider God to face the deadly peril lurking there.
The Watchers (Book 1: The Watchers Series)
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Series: The Watchers, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 100,440. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The Watchers is the first book in The Watchers Series. It focuses on 16-year-old Clare Michaels and her journey to her mom's home town of King's Cross. Long aware of her heritage - that she is the daughter of an angel - 'The Watchers' focuses on her first interaction with the world she has long hidden from. The world of half angels/half humans - the world of Watchers.
Ashley Fox - Ninja Babysitter
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Series: Ashley Fox - Ninja Adventures, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 132,640. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
As a big sister, Ashley Fox is constantly protecting her younger brother, Geoffrey; but when their dad, Doctor Fox, discovers the secrets of Spontaneous Combustion and the government declares him a threat to national security, that's when the trouble really starts. Ashley and Geoffrey Fox are suddenly on their own, up against corrupt government spooks, serial killers and plain-ole bad luck.
Valley of Death, Zombie Trailer Park
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Price: Free! Words: 138,410. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(4.50 from 10 reviews)
Just a few miles outside of Albuquerque New Mexico there's something horribly wrong in a remote valley. To their eternal regret some people have mistaken the screams echoing in the hills as coyotes singing to the moon.
Chain Gang Elementary
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You set the price! Words: 125,510. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.13 from 8 reviews)
A Tale of war between the PTA president and principal at Malliford School, aka Chain Gang Elementary-home to vast right-wing conspiracies, 3rd-grade gangsters, and bake sale embezzlers, where toxic childhood secrets fester, reformers go mad, and culture wars escalate into armed conflict. A One Flew Over the Cuckoo's nest for schools.