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Lieutenant
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,780. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012 by Legion Printing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
In this third volume of the David Birkenhead series, David Birkenhead, former slave and recent Academy graduate, finds himself defending a deserted outpost against overwhelming odds. Following a rabbit into a brier-patch isn't a good idea, however, and David has salvaged weapons, a fortified position, and a crew of loyal but untrained slavebunnies, pitted against the full might of the Empire.
The Forced Assassin
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Tom Jackson finds himself in the middle of a plot to kill an alien ambassador. A man named Andy Rennick pushes a heavy-looking revolver across his desk to Tom. He wants Tom to use it during humanity's first contact with an alien species. Rennick is the commander of the orbiting space station on which this historic moment will occur. He knows every move that Tom could possibly make.
Proceedings of The Sector 7 Institute of Low-Energy Physics
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Price: Free! Words: 900. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Life is very different on a neutron star. Things happen at the scale of the nanometer and a second is a long, long, time. Research is going to be tricky at the best of times for the scientists at the Sector 7 Institute of Low-Energy Physics. Not least when, using their particle decelerator, they achieve energies so low that they discover an exotic new form of chemistry...
Arcot e la Regina
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,850. Language: Italian. Published: September 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Eros, fantasy e fantascienza sono i generi che Luca Rossi mescola sapientemente in questa serie di racconti a puntate per creare una miscela unica, dove femmine e maschi di specie e pianeti diversi vengono indagati nelle loro più profonde pulsioni sessuali.
The Apparition of the Virgin
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,100. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
At the helm on the Great Lakes, Georges is convinced the Virgin has appeared, and with a young family to support, the message has great meaning. When he's a little too insistent, people think he's mad. But all is not real in this masterful parody of an international science-fiction undersea crime thriller. A short story.
Hardware
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When Matt heard something go bump in the night, he thought it would turn out to be nothing. Then he wakes to find himself in an anonymous hangar wearing only a hospital gown, surrounded by perma-smiling people that are hooked up to a vast machine. He’s lost his consciousness, his wife and his underwear. And he wants them all back.
Divergent Paths (Sage Seed Chronicles #2)
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Series: Sage Seed Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,330. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012 by Paper Crane Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
A virulent disease sweeps through the Sawblen Province. The source is unknown. As hundreds fall victim, the healers race to contain it and find a cure before it engulfs the realm, but a would-be healer complicates the situation by concocting dangerous drugs.
The Founders (Sage Seed Chronicles #1)
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Series: Sage Seed Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90,180. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012 by Paper Crane Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Recruited by an ancient race, a group of people from Earth colonize Ose in a far corner of the galaxy. Thirty-two years later a small asteroid hits the edge of the continent instantly throwing them into a "nuclear winter" weather pattern. Struggling to survive, the young culture slips ever nearer to a survival of the fittest world.
The End of All (Origins Part 8)
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Price: Free! Words: 1,290. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Gheid, Leyla, Dia and Jarl arrive on the planet Han to meet the Sindenians. But they may be far too late. This is a science fiction short story of 1,280 words. It is part eight and the final part of the 'Origins' series of short stories.
ClanDragon
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 133,590. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
When the world of Shard is invaded only a few survive the slaughter. Pursued by the enemy they escape into the void: uncharted, unknown.
Outer Sky
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Price: Free! Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The world is dying. The human race is dwindling. Its grandeur all but forgotten. A majority of the great strides made in philosophy, art, technology, and science lay buried in the rubble of the past. Forgotten. Still some cruel spark of humanity remained, undaunted, determined to survive. For the first time in generations, and in secret men and women will be hurled to the stars. To where...
A Divine Tale
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Price: Free! Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
The story “A Divine Tale” is about Seglaman The Snow God, and how other God’s use his sorry tale as a reminder to younger less experienced God’s as a warning to never become too comfortable when ruling over mortals who worship them. If you read this story then I would much appreciate it if you would review the story (weather the review be good or bad) as any feedback would be most helpful.
Memories of Hel
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Price: Free! Words: 5,610. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012 by Distinguished Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
After a merciless enemy boards her cargo hauler, Captain Kasha Eaves is forced to make one of the most difficult decisions of her life - she withdraws her distress call. “DCCS Memories of Hel to any vessel within range – this ship is to be considered hostile. Repeat – the Memories of Hel is hostile. Destroy on sight.” However, her crew's fight for survival and freedom has barely begun.
Victory Saved (2179)
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Series: Spacer Series, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 126,290. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
First Officer Xiu-Li Chen saves her crew on battle damaged IWG VICTORY then faces mutiny during return to Earth, while on Niv, the planet at Tau Ceti, Lieutenant Ecurba becomes a hero to the mysterious Ceti Cats and the neosapien Niv.
Darkeyes (2178)
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Series: Spacer Series, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 115,310. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
After a combat rescue mission crash on Jade, an Exotic Niv woman with matte black skin rescues Lieutenant Commander Xiu-Li Chen, then both are transferred to JOHN A. WHEELER, the first starship Xiu-Li served on. Later, the WHEELER needs Lieutenant Ecurba’s skills during a dangerous tactical interception at planet Deepstrike.
Through Anguish
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,690. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012 by Distinguished Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
One man's loss leads to the pain of a village, and the change he needs to grow.
82 Erídano
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,660. Language: Spanish. Published: September 8, 2012 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
“82 Erídano” es una narración de ficción científica en la que se cuentan, de forma sencilla y amena, todos los pormenores que, verdaderamente, rodearían a la llegada de una nave tripulada por extraterrestres a nuestro planeta.
Moon Dream: A Science Fiction Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Even as a child, Julia Threswald dreamed of visiting the moon. But the world economy collapses around her, throwing everything into chaos, dashing her chances to go to the moon. Julia despairs until she realizes her dream could lead her, and her world, out of the darkness into hope. If she can find the strength to realize her vision of walking on the moon. "Moon Dream" is a short story.
Evacuation Day: A Science Fiction Story
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,560. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When Peggy Osterhouse walks into Grenville Groceries, she expects Mr. Grenville to follow her to the evacuation like all good citizens. After all, Mr. Grenville and his special talents will be needed on the trip. But Mr. Grenville has different ideas, especially for dealing with a construct like Peggy Osterhouse. And he’s not afraid to use them! "Evacuation Day" is a short story.
Sheep
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,050. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
When ruthless aliens invade an artifact world the Marine defenders are betrayed by those they are supposed to defend. Resisting every inch the Marines are forced back into the undiscovered depths of the world fighting bitterly to defend those they can while they await reinforcements that may never come. A Short Story (approx 9,000 words)