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Sabots: A Flash Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 940. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Aging mechanic Mason is worried about his job as the factory he works in becomes increasingly automated and self-sufficient, and his survival may depend on finding ways to fix machines that aren’t broken. Length is approximately 900 words. This story is also available in the bundled collection, “Payday: 5 Flash Stories.”
Pipe Clouds
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,270. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014 by Triple V Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Carly Bede's bent on solving the mystery of the pipe clouds. When a massive storm threatens, it looks like the Eastern seaboard will end up like Japan and Peru. Those storms wiped out whole cities. Carly's got to choose between her research and a risky do-or-die mission to kill the clouds. A sci-fi tale from the author of "Wing" and The Bren Taylor Adventures.
Lightning
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Price: Free! Words: 26,470. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When archaeologist Colt Andrews and his team are called to investigate a find deep in the Peruvian rain forest, they discover an artifact unlike any ever unearthed before. After Colt touches the Lightning Staff containing the raw power of Zeus, he is granted the ability to wield the god-like powers when in possession of the ancient relic. Now, hunted by Peru's military they must find a way home.
Ephemeral Species Book Two - Survival
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,900. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
They were here to stay. There was nothing anyone could do. Nisha tried her best to ensure the survival of our species. And that could only be done if their species survived. Neither outcome was a sure thing. What she finally realized was that we were doomed to a slow extinction over the coming years. Yet, it was a good thing for her daughter and her friends.
Fiction Vortex - August 2014
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,740. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Lift up your chin, dear reader, and enjoy these stories with the full knowledge that while your neighbor might outrun you in the zombie apocalypse, you'll know how to create adequate defense perimeters during an attack from unidentified flying objects.
Crystal World
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Series: Interworld, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,310. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014 by Grimoire Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Magalone can’t be found on any star chart. Even those who have heard of it don’t believe in it. Tom Dunjer, Chief of Security Plus, is a believer – enlisted by the insane Dr. Sass in the fight to save Magalone. Getting there won’t be easy. Getting back might be near impossible – especially once Dunjer learns what their Destabilizer is capable of… first hand.
Specterworld
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Series: Interworld, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,550. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014 by Grimoire Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
First there was a break-in at the Tool Works Plant, followed by a breakdown of security mechs and a general break-up of the beleaguered burg’s complacent conformity. And now the Mayor is gone – dissolved along with the top two levels of City Hall. For Chief of Security Plus, Tom Dunjer, the key to Happy City’s unhappiness can be found in the Specterworld – a phantom stratum from a bygone time.
Outerworld
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Series: Interworld, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,970. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014 by Grimoire Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
They framed Dunjer as professionally as if he’d been a Picasso original – the dead gang boss, the looted safe – and the evidence that could clear him was long gone, into the enemy states of the Outerworld.
F.O.R.C.E. 1: Legend
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014 by Metahuman Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
F.O.R.C.E. is only days old, but Legend already has doubts about the function of his unit. But when a monster known as Thun-Dar the Living Hurricane threatens Florida, Legend must gather his team to take on a threat bigger than a city. From the writer of Lightweight and Living Legends, F.O.R.C.E. expands the Quadrant Universe worldwide in a new series of serialized adventures!
Introduction - A Pacifica Flash Fiction
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Welcome to Pacifica, floating city of opportunity, creativity, and progress. Take a tour through town, introducing it through the eyes of new arrival Chang Wu on his first day at work. Only, he does not know exactly what his work is, yet.
Interworld
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Series: Interworld, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,170. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014 by Grimoire Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Tom Dunjer, Chief of Security Plus, didn't even know what Linzeteum was. But someone had broken into his vaults, floored his robots and disappeared the stuff. Dunjer's only chance was to find the Linzeteum before word got out that he'd lost it. But this meant venturing into Interworld, a journey that turned into a nightmare odyssey and sent him ripping through very the fabric of the universe.
C.O.D.E. Chapter 2- A Soldier Comes Home
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Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 9,350. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Sometimes things get so bad that our own government can't help us. Dr. Vernon Lazzara has a plan. To put together a group of remarkable people to do that very job. With the help of a scientific serum, the team is ready, but they must put their egos aside to help the people that don't even know they exist. When nobody else can protect the world, The C.O.D.E. will be there to save it.
Trail Dwellers
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 26,170. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
While in New York City, where they testified in the murder trial of a suspect they helped apprehend, Patrick and Trudy Dylan, along with their new partner, Jeff Byrd, discover that the mutant community they battled in Lake Lanier and Dawson Forest is far larger and spread much further than the mountains of northern Georgia.
Wrath of Antares [Dray Prescot #49]
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Series: Dray Prescot, Book 49. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,570. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014 by Mushroom Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Volume forty-nine of the epic saga of Dray Prescot and the last book of the Balintol Cycle.
Shades of Jade
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,520. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Only 42 light-years away, the exo-solar planet, Henry Draper 40307G, has yet to be visited by humanity. That changes, when the Mockingbird arrives with an astronomical survey team. Deploying probes and deep space telescopes, the science team stumbles upon intelligent aliens on sixth planet.
Uncertainty
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,320. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
December 1944: Moe Berg, former major league baseball catcher and now spy for the Office of Strategic Services, finds himself on a mission that would make him something he never thought he’d be: assassin. Specifically, assassin of Werner Heisenberg, whose work could lead Germany to an atomic bomb.
Awoken
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,350. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Great Planes, a desolate foundation of stone and a vast ceiling of stormy cloud walled in by a black abyss. Oa is launched into this strange world where he quickly learns that times could be much better. The Planes are dying, and an old evil has emerged to seal their fate.
Ephemeral Species Book One - The Dawning
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Price: Free! Words: 88,540. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
We've existed in our modern form for a small fraction of 1% of the lifespan of the Earth. What if our species is ephemeral? How could it happen? Who or what would replace us? Could our extinction be a good thing for those who follow us? They came to Earth but didn't care. Later, we became ephemeral, despite Nisha's efforts. Not because of a disaster or because of them, but because we chose it.
Dreams Must Die
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Price: Free! Words: 63,080. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Jimmy Shade kills dreams. It’s his job. As a member of the elite Dream Police, he defends the Collective against that poisonous nocturnal ooze. But when Shade gets infected with a dream, he finds himself on the run from his former colleagues. He must choose between his love for the Collective--and the dream he cannot live without.
The Memory Farm
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,260. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Carrie finds herself alone in an empty room. The stench of rotten cabbage fills her nostrils as the lab attempts to enter her mind. And her past. A fast-paced tale of the individual and a world in grave danger. The Memory Farm: A Short Story.