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Captain
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,330. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012 by Legion Printing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
The king is dead! Long live the king! David Birkenhead's adopted brother must ascend the throne to prevent the kingdom from collapsing into civil war but even David, survivor of some of the most brutal and merciless battles ever fought, is astonished by the layers of intrigue, double-dealing, and betrayal he finds on his first real taste of political warfare.
StarFire
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,640. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
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Captain Vince Lombard, G-Marine company commander, is tasked with tracking down a stray ship. AMS StarFire has gone silent, and previous attempts to locate her have resulted in the loss of more ships. After two previous wars with xenospecies, no one knows the cause of StarFire's missing in action status. But Fleet Command has their own agenda, and Vince may find himself in the middle!
Z
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Price: Free! Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Z lives confined to a white room, watched by a security system specifically created to hold him. Z is the last one of the thousand children born from artificial wombs, endowed with extraordinary intelligence and physical abilities that put him one step higher on the evolutionary ladder. Z has an escape plan.
Commodore
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,980. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012 by Legion Printing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
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David Birkenhead is not by nature a cruel Rabbit. Yet he's been assigned one of the most miserable missions an officer can ever receive—to bring two renegade Houses of Nobility back into the fold, by force if necessary. And he's in a terrible hurry as well; the Imperials are certain to strike again at any moment.
Nomabduce
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Price: Free! Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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When a ransom demand arrives for a planet’s name, the inhabitants realise they can no longer remember it. What will they do to get it back? A 2300 word Science Fiction short story.
The Secret Beneath the Ice
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Price: Free! Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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When a thoughtship and its pilot finally reach Avani, they barely have a chance to marvel at its sapphire forests before they are ambushed by an enemy far beyond their understanding. Tumbling down to the planet's surface, an ice-covered continent to the south is the only viable landing site. Lucky for them, the ancient secret that hides beneath the ice could lead to bliss... or hell.
An Improbable Journey
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Price: Free! Words: 7,010. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Marooned on an uninhabited junk yard world that lacks the basic necessities of life, Corwin Koell finds what he needs with the help of a tiny robot, but escape will only come at a cost.
Ink
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Price: Free! Words: 4,310. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
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Newt Run is a town that shouldn't exist, a town of artists, drug dealers, miners and steam. It’s a town at the center of a broken universe, and broken universes have the bad tendency to fall apart. In this tale, a young woman finds that a tattoo's ink may not be as permanent as it seems.
The Sound of Money
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Price: Free! Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
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When the FBI face a series of bank robberies with no evidence of how the money was taken, Special Agent Nathan Taylor and his team are called in to find out just who, or what, is behind them. How is someone getting in unseen, without setting off any of the alarms? Is it some fantastical technology, or are one of the new Powers able to use their abilities to sneak straight in?
Edge of Infinity
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Series: The Masters, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,900. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
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Edge of Infinity is the story of the pilots and crew of the Pegasus, a space-bound carrier designed to project humanity's power and influence throughout the galaxy. The Pegasus is on a mission to retrieve an ambassador when suddenly they are attacked by a mysterious new alien species.
Agent (H)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,870. Language: American English. Published: January 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
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Government control has gone bad in a fast moving, and horrifying way. It's easy to assume that everything we eat and drink is safe, because after all, it's inspected by experts, right? You won't ever look at a salad the same way again! Find out how the problems began in part one of this monthly series.
Space Danger! First Sweep (Short Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Set before the events of 'Space Danger! The Deadly Planet of Death!' a viable planet for colonization needs a first sweep to see if there is anything there that might be rather violently annoyed by the intrusion.
A Steampunk Valentine
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Price: Free! Words: 29,440. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
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Stories and poems from the Steampunk.com Saint Valentine's Day Short Short Competition
The Little Clockwork Mermaid
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,210. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013 by ImagineThat! Studios. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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From the imagination behind the award-winning Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences series comes a steampunk novella inspired by Hans Christian Andersen. The mermaid Lorelei is the youngest daughter of King Triton, but she has always been drawn to the Above world. Though she is revels in the joys of her tail and the underwater world, she has never felt she belongs there.
Drifter
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Price: Free! Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
When an ancient Ark ship from the early days of galactic exploration and colonisation is discovered drifting in close orbit around Concorde 5 the experienced salvage crew of the Southern Cross are called in to investigate. When the salvage crew arrives they soon discover this is no ordinary salvage mission.
The Mason Procedure
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Price: Free! Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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A conveyor belt of warm bodies brings a constant stream of eager new young volunteers to fill the dangerous jobs in space. Every day is lived on the edge of danger where the slightest slip will find them in harms way.
Star Wars: A Certain Point of View
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Price: Free! Words: 20,270. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A series of short stories based on the characters I have written in my two novels. Those that have read Star Wars: Awakening and Star Wars: Split Horizons will enjoy learning more about these characters. If you haven't read my novels, they're on smashwords so enjoy them as well!
Nimbus: A Steampunk Novel (Part One)
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Price: Free! Words: 40,240. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Seedy corporations and airship factions, demons and rogues, zealots and thieves…an epic tale of power, greed, and corruption. Nimbus is steampunk for people who don't know they like steampunk, as well as being steampunk for people who already love steampunk!.
The Antpod Faction
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,250. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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Mase is an eccentric female antpod. One day she witnesses a massacre opposite her apartment, and becomes the target of hostile agents. Mase goes into hiding, seeking help from the organisation called the ACPI. But Mase can’t hide forever. Not only is she in danger, but her family, her friends, and her fellow antpods are in need of salvation. Mase must fight back to survive against the odds.
The Zombies of Lancaster
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Price: Free! Words: 77,540. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
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Aiden and Marlaina Wilson had no idea how the first zombie was born in the Amish city of Lancaster, Pennsylvania. It had happened in a matter of hours. Thousands of their school friends were killed. Their blood flew against the walls. They became the walking dead. They stumbled about tearing out throats. They tossed their friends' intestines against the walls. Then, they stuffed their mouths.