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Anomalous II: Universe Rising by Jenny Hammerle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,040. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Better for her to live and reign as Queen than to die as a result of being his. Their love wouldn’t be responsible for the end of a planet, its government, and the balance of the Universe as they knew it. He knew what he must do... When the lines between darkness and light become blurred, when misjudgment could prove fatal, immerse yourself in Universe Rising to discover if the heir can save all.
Valkyria by Gareth Torrance
Price: Free! Words: 50,560. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2015 by Ink Blood. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Centuries have passed since the Old World burnt, and humankind still survive. Through the churning of gears and the billowing of steam engines, new nations arose to replace the world that was lost to the Fire. Yet the thirst for war never truly fades from the hearts of men. In a world gripped by a cold war where mutated hoards roam the land the lives of three men are about to intertwine.
Anomalous by Jenny Hammerle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,490. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When Christa responds to an online ad for a camp counselor position and meets the attractive, captivating Dermot, her world makes an alluring and frightening shift. Dermot's deeply tanned skin, penetrating stare, and enticing body make him irresistibly dangerous. Up until Christa, he's been able to avoid revealing his hidden identity, but Christa is intent on unveiling his mysterious origin.
Greenstar Season 3 by Dave Higgins & Simon Cantan
Series: Josie Stein Comedies. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,180. Language: British English. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
What if you really had to start again from scratch? After saving Earth for the second time, Josie thought she finally had time to deal with personal business. But a trap in the Greenstar's engines meant she really got away from it all. Trapped in a featureless void, she discovers that even being the first woman in a new universe won't protect her from having to solve everyone else's problems.
Masters in This Hall by Anne B. Walsh
Series: Holidays with Anne, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,360. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
'Tis the season for stories by the fireside; why not read them from Anne B. Walsh's fourth collection of Christmas and winter-themed tales? Find out what the Winter Princess, on a journey to save her love, has in common with Amanda Evans, child of the greater galaxy; learn with the Christmas cat that any gift can be great; and discover the tales of Anne's own Spirit of Christmas (Cookies) Past.
Aa'in by Osmary Morales
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,190. Language: Spanish. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Rania despierta en un lugar y tiempo desconocidos, sin recuerdos de su identidad y su vida pero con muchos conocimientos almacenados en su memoria. Es claro que tiene una misión que debe descifrar; con la ayuda de sueños donde cree ver a quien sería su madre deberá entender culturas antiguas y enlaces en el tiempo y darle un motivo a su desconocida existencia.
Employee of the Year by Jeremy M. Gottwig
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,010. Language: American English. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Employee of the Year is the first episode in a sprawling space opera that follows Chet Eubanks from South Dakota into worlds never before explored by humankind. Author Jeremy M. Gottwig tells Chet’s story through a series of novelettes and novellas using a menagerie of human, animal, and alien characters. Each episode celebrates classic science fiction, Americana, and everyday people.
Joy to the Worlds: Mysterious Speculative Fiction for the Holidays by Raven Oak, Maia Chance, Janine Southard, & G. Clemans
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,480. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2015 by Grey Sun Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
What do you get when you mix mystery and speculative fiction, then toss in the holidays for good measure? A mobster Santa, genetic hanky-panky, Victorian villages, time-travelling detectives, Krampus, eerie bell spirits, and more–this collection of short cross-genre fiction is the perfect counterpoint to traditional holiday reading!
The Splitting by Sarah K. L. Wilson
Series: The Ruined Dynasty. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,770. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Separated from her guardian, Roman Aldrin, and banished to the prison world of Baldric, Vera Matsumoto must take on an enemy she has never seen before. But can Vera find the will and means to fight? And will she ever shake the reputation that precedes her Matsumoto name?
Hard Lines by P. K. Lentz
Price: Free! Words: 8,580. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Accidentally kidnapped from ancient Greece by three youths on a joyride in an interdimensional starship, Adrastos longs to return to the tiny little patch of space and time that was his farm near Athens. But the past is gone, and the future lies down the Hard Lines.
Five Fantastic Fables by Thedi Chantedone
Price: Free! Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This is an attempt to explore the nature of our reality, with an emphasis on our relationship with time and the Zeitgeist. Some knowledge of Science, Judeo-Christian ideology, a familiarity with simple esoteric ideas might help the reader appreciate certain messages that only go; only as deep; as the reader's own perspective. Irrespective of this, please do enjoy!!
The Dark Zone by Rita Schulz
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,680. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2015 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Welcome to The Dark Zone where our future is doubtful. A place outside reality where the human race faces the end of the world. A place where rebellion against injustice threatens to destroy all we have built. Our hopes and dreams may be gone forever. But just when we think the human race may collapse and disappear a glimmer of hope appears.
The Chronicles of Heaven's War: Burning Phoenix by Ava D. Dohn
Price: Free! Words: 254,130. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Scanning the maddening scene around her, Trisha sighed under her breath, “So it has come to pass. Hell is delivered to Heaven’s heights. Look and see… I am Death, Destruction my lover. Today I set the universe ablaze, and Phoenix will burn, and the gods will bow low to the Children of Damnation.”
Iron Violet: A short nightmare of Nazi Britain by P. K. Lentz
Price: Free! Words: 5,070. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » General
In 1960 Nazi-ruled London, Victoria Yarbrough is visited by nightmares with an eerie connection to waking life. Is she the target of an American or Soviet psychic spy program, or is the truth even more unthinkable?
The Fifth Di... December 2015 by J Alan Erwine
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 14,510. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2015 by Nomadic Delirium Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
The Fifth Di..., one of the longest running on-line zines continues on with four new stories. This month we feature fantasy and science fiction stories from Kate Runnels, James Van Pelt, Matthew Spence, and Robert J. Mendenhall.
The Hyperscape Project: Evolution (Book Two) by Donald Swan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,230. Language: American English. Published: November 30, 2015 by Bad Rabbit Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Special Bonus Edition containing character artwork and longer version of Chapter Two. The long awaited sequel to The Awakening. Will Nick Bannon stop the Mok'tu before the galaxy falls to their evil plans? Join the crew as they discover the true origin of the Biomechanoid race known as the Mok'tu. Fun, action-packed read!
Eric 754 (Cyborgs: Mankind Redefined, #4) by Donna McDonald
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,480. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
He often forgot he was a cyborg. All she saw in the mirror wass a killing machine. Marine Lance Corporal Eric Anderson tended to forget he was cyborg... and mostly a military machine. He'd always lived by his human gut, not his logic chip. He was used to thinking outside his box. Until he gave into his urge to become her hero, the woman didn't know she was Army Captain Lucille Evelyn Pennington.
Brain Slaves by Richie Chevat
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,640. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Science fiction » General
For Nelly Kidd, school means having lessons painfully downloaded directly into her brain. Nelly and her friends have no choice but suffer through this, week after week. That’s why they call themselves Brain Slaves. Then Nelly meets someone who teaches her how to use the Net to learn anything she wants, pain-free. Together, they hatch a plan to free all of the brain slaves of Bridgetown.
Covenant by Andreas Christensen
Series: The Rift Saga. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,780. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
The Rift Saga continues… From the ashes of what used to be North America, a new nation was forged by survivors of the Fall, and they called it the Covenant. Two centuries later, the Covenant is stronger than ever. Covenant is the second book in the Rift Saga, which is set more than two centuries after the events of Exodus.
Iron Fe by David J Field
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,510. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
In a dystopian future, America and Russia are at war.The Russians have unleashed a deadly virus, which disintegrates metal substances, on their enemy's continent.Will America be able to stop the virus before it attacks their military reserves, rendering them powerless?