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Open Your Eyes by Roopa Narayan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,790. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Immortality Gene She looked him over. He had sandy, choppy hair followed by sunny blue eyes and a firm mouth, his posture was confident and erect and his long legs betrayed his height; but his joviality was beginning to annoy her. She was about to be on her way when he paused. He looked concerned. “Well, what are you doing here, it’s raining heavily!”
Fairy Tales (The Two Moons of Rehnor, Book 15) by J. Naomi Ay
Series: The Two Moons of Rehnor. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,860. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
At the tender age of six, Arsan is told that he is not a normal Karupta boy, but One of Them. He leaves his mother, Colinda’s side to begin a trek in search of the answers to his many questions. Arsan must discover who he really is in this life, and who he was in the lives before, for his brother has called upon him to perform a task that is yet to be defined.
Fantasy Scroll Magazine Issue #6 by Robert Reed, Alexander Danner, Ian Creasey, Beth Cato, Kurt Hunt, Erica Satifka, David Steffen, Jaymi Mizuno, & Brynn MacNab
Series: Fantasy Scroll Magazine. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,300. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015 by Fantasy Scroll Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Fantasy Scroll Magazine is an online, bi-monthly publication featuring science fiction, fantasy, horror, and paranormal short-fiction. The magazine’s mission is to publish high-quality, entertaining, and thought-provoking speculative fiction. With a mixture of short stories, flash fiction, and micro-fiction, Fantasy Scroll Magazine aims to appeal to a wide audience.
Heart Behind The Mask by N. "Karmakat" Franzetti
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 114,790. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
When you are a hero, you risk your life and you are in the spotlight. For Joe, aka Tempest, a life in the spotlight isn’t exactly what he’d signed up for when he’d wanted to save people. Keeping your job, being a hero and not scaring your beloved to death is already hard enough. Throw being gay into the mix and things get even more difficult.
Earth Has No Tomorrow by Norman J. Ball
Series: The Terran Trilogy. Price: $3.33 USD. Words: 75,380. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015 and represented by pw. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Classical science fiction- Norman J. Ball penned "Earth has no tomorrow" 30 years ago, but only now releasing it for publication. After all this time, he only edited 20 words. A fast-paced, engaging and richly detailed plot with well-developed characters makes for a good and thoroughly engaging read- A book the reader won't be able to put down...or wait for the next book in the series.
Chosen Ones / Source by Garth Owen & Ian Pattinson
Series: The Lost Picture Show. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,340. Language: British English. Published: May 4, 2015 by Ian Pattinson. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
What happens to teenaged heroes once they've saved the world, and what if the aliens gave their technology to an ordinary couple?
Seven Dreams by Charlotte E. English
Series: The Lokant Libraries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,470. Language: British English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Seven mortal Realms I saw and seven keys had I... When a strange riddle appears in the skies over the Seven Realms, the hunt for the Seven Dreams begins. Who will find the seven keys, and what do they open? Nobody knows, but Serena Carterett is determined to deny the criminal Yllandu the prize. Her team of shapeshifters and masqueraders must solve the puzzle first -- at any cost.
Arlchip Burnout by Sean Monaghan
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 69,580. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Flis wants to quit enduring the horrors of interstellar war. She's willing to burn out her embedded arlchip and return to a simple life. A cryptic message from her brother throws her plans into disarray. Boarded by merciless river pirates Flis faces a desperate race. Aided by the mysterious Grae, she struggles through the wilds. When the pirates uncover Bryce's secret, the race becomes deadly.
The Unpaid Intern by Patrick Hurd
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,440. Language: American English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Superheroes
An intern finds herself running for her life after unwillingly becoming the test subject of a military nanite experiment.
Bedtime Stories for the Apocalypse, Volumes 1, 2, & 3 by Joel Arnold
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,820. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
All three volumes of Joel Arnold's popular BEDTIME STORIES FOR THE APOCALYPSE series gathered together in ONE omnibus edition! Over thirty stories of horror and sci-fi, including bonus stories by Daniel Pyle and H.P. Lovecrabbe! These are the kind of bedtime stories that will keep you reading far into the night!
Precipice by M. Pax
Series: The Backworlds. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,120. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Salvation comes at a price. In the far future, humanity settles the stars, bioengineering its descendants to survive in a harsh universe. This is the sixth book in the science fiction series, The Backworlds. A space opera adventure. The Backworlds hang by a Quantum string, a thread about to snap. Annihilation is coming if Craze can’t stop it.
The Photons in the Cheese are Lost by Jason Werbeloff
Price: Free! Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Chris wakes to find that every message delivered to his spam folder comes true. What could possibly go wrong? 'The Photons in the Cheese are Lost' is an absurdist comedy short. Read it, and you’ll never see blue cheese the same way.
Herindeling by Anaïd Haen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,200. Language: Dutch. Published: May 3, 2015 by e-Publikant. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Zeventien jaar geleden ontvluchtte Carlijn bureaucratie en tegenstrijdige regelgeving om op een nieuwe planeet, in een onherbergzaam land, haar bedrijf opnieuw op te bouwen. Helaas voor haar weet de ambtenarij haar na de planetaire herindeling te vinden ...
Orion Rising by J L Pawley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 128,430. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
A.D. 2080. Most of the Earth is an uninhabited wasteland. The remaining human population is crammed into Australia, New Zealand, and the ruins of the Indonesian archipelago. Life is finally settling. There is almost enough food again, thanks to the efforts of Orion Trayfer and the rest of the crew on the Cassiopeia. But their world is about to be shattered, because, for some, the war never ended.
2034 by Andrew Gardner
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,120. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
2034 is 1984 on steroids. Though shocking in its finale, 2034 injects an inescapable dose of 'this could really happen' realism into the dystopian speculative fiction genre. Will the world as depicted in 2034 really come to pass? Hopefully not, but that doesn't make 2034 any less gripping and perhaps even insightful.
Downside Girls by Jaine Fenn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,840. Language: British English. Published: May 3, 2015 by Tower Of Chaos Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
'Downside Girls' is a collection of stories by Jaine Fenn set in the floating city of Khesh which rests above the uninhabitable planet of Vellern. For Topsiders life is about luxury and opulence, while for those of the Undertow survival takes precedence. Khesh City is a democracy by assassination, where Angels - deadly state-sponsored killers - remove those unworthy to hold office.
Stranded by S E Gilchrist
Series: The Mars Academy, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,270. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
On her first intergalactic mission, Cleo crash-lands on a watery wasteland of a planet and is left stranded. Two generations ago, Kai's people fled their home-world and now live beneath the murky oceans of a distant planet. When he 'hears' the cry of his destined mate, he goes to her rescue. Both discover more than another species: they find love.
The First Jumper: Little Bear by Brian Groover
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,030. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
An alien explorer meets disaster on ancient Earth, and must invade the body of a primitive human to survive, creating great difficulties for the alien, the human, and the human community, as an impending ice age threatens survival for everyone.
Warday by Whitley Strieber
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,340. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Five years after a "limited" nuclear war, two survivors journey across America. They — and you — will discover what is left of our way of life: the depth of the devastation — and the hopes of a new society desperately struggling to be born. From Edward Kennedy to Playboy magazine, readers have praised Warday as an absorbing, suspenseful novel — and an important book for every American to read.
Undercover Truths - Undercover Lies by Stephen H. King
Price: Free! Words: 28,060. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In Undercover Truths, follow the exciting tale back to the initial Earth cycle, back when the gods were jostling about for their turf. Stacy meets the one who will become the god of war. Watch as the pair come together to stave off an attack that could destroy the fledgling planet. Later, in Undercover Lies, it is the pair themselves who could be destroyed.