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Star Trails Tetralogy Box Set by Marcha Fox
Series: Star Trails Tetralogy. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 447,180. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The Star Trails Tetralogy Box Set comprises the four novels in the series of that name: Beyond the Hidden Sky; A Dark of Endless Days; A Psilent Place Below; and Refractions of Frozen Time as well as The Star Trails Compendium which includes terms, definitions, detailed descriptions of the planet on which the story is set, and a discussion guide with lesson plan suggestions for science educators.
Unknown by M J Porter
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 20,190. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
She knows only two things about herself; her name is Frey and the boy with the troubled brown eyes, snatched from her arms by the soldiers in full body armour, loves her. They know everything about her and yet, they’re the one’s asking her the questions. From an iron-grey prison cell they ask her question after question, and the more they ask, the more she learns about herself.
Azimuth by Rennie St. James
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 130,800. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015 by Dream Big Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
One average young woman must learn to protect a gifted Seer but fortunately she does have help from not one but two trained warriors, a genius doctor and a Romani witch... assuming they actually are on her side. A journey across the U.S. turns more deadly for a mismatched band of protectors as they try to shield a gifted young girl and also train her new guardian to fulfill an ancient prophecy.
The Scarecrow's Brane by D.L. Morrese
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,940. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
The spaceship Brane Child emerges from skip-space into a whirlwind and accidentally squashes the only effective protection Emerald City had against the tyrannical Red Witch of the South. Now, Lisa Chang and her crew must make their way through the Wild Lands of Oddz to convince the Blue Wizards to create a new protector for the Republic of Emerald.
Nexus 2: Sins of the Past by Nicolas Wilson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 130,900. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Captain Drew Anderson and the crew of the Nexus embraced their decision to cut themselves off from the homeworld and parent company, Sontem. But their former coworkers have other ideas, and now Sontem's other ship, the Argus, is coming for the Nexus. Sins of the Past is the second book in The Sontem Trilogy. It contains graphic language and content.
Betwixt Issue 8 by Betwixt Magazine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,330. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Betwixt is a quarterly magazine of eclectic speculative fiction. The ebook edition of issue 8 collects all six stories originally published online. Issue 8 includes original fiction by Tom Dullemond, Kyle E. Miller, Frances Rowat, Iona Sharma, Stefan A. Slater, and Matthew A. Timmins.
Faerietorches by Pier Virgilio Vassalli
Price: Free! Words: 13,040. Language: Italian. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
I governi di tutto il mondo stanno conducendo degli esperimenti: un videogioco diventa un test per la simulazione che dovrà accompagnare la criostasi degli astronauti durante i lunghi viaggi spaziali. Questa è la storia di uno dei giocatori.
Island by James Noguera
Price: Free! Words: 880. Language: American English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In the old universe, there will be a small red star, separated from the light of all other stars, invisible to almost everything else that will have existed. One of its planets will harbor life, intelligent life, which will struggle to comprehend this persistent thing all around. The beings will look out at the surrounding nothing and search for something beyond.
Driftmetal III by J.C. Staudt
Series: Driftmetal. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,640. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Muller Jakes is the most wanted man in the stream, much to his pride and annoyance. When he stumbles upon an army of mechanical soldiers and finds himself tempted by the promise of toppling the Regency for good and all, he’ll make a choice that forever changes the lives of everyone he’s come to hold dear. But Muller will soon discover that no choice this pivotal comes without a price…
Terminator of AIs: Fury Road by Brilliant Building
Price: Free! Words: 900. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk(3.00 from 1 review)
Can a ragtag band of freedom fighters defeat the forces of CaeSaR, a powerful artificial intelligence, and reclaim the Earth for humanity? Witness the origin of this struggle in this short episode introducing the savior of mankind, Connor Jans, a juvenile delinquent destined for greatness. His destiny: to become the Terminator of AIs.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Circle by Raja Sharma
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,640. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Some scholars and critics have admired the novel because it very relevantly presents the influx of technology in the present society but there are some other critics who believe that it is not a healthy sign.
The Hand of Grethia by Guy Antibes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,510. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A young man, his space ship sabotaged, finds himself marooned on Grethia. Through insight, courage and luck, he struggles with the static forces of the status quo and, together with the king, defeats the enemies of progress. His conflicts don’t end as he finds a way off the planet and confronts those who want to end his very existence and destroy the planet’s hard-won independence.
Jakin's War: Devoted by Patrinia Johnson
Price: Free! Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
Jakin remembers back to one of his best and worst days of his life. Jakin knows Rangdrone has nothing but villainous intentions towards Aislyn and feels he must warn her best friend before the situation is gets worse.
Nigh - Book 5 by Marie Bilodeau
Series: Nigh. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,790. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
The world didn’t end. It shifted. Adapted. Changed. Everything Alva Viola Taverner has ever understood or known is gone. She’s a mechanic in a world of magic and faeries, where gears long ago turned to rust and dust. Only one thing now matters: surviving long enough to save those she considers her family. But when the world is destroyed by the fairy tale, can there be a happily ever after?
Starship Captain: Call To Arms (The Demon Wars #2) by Derek Paterson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,580. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Captain William Star returns to Sol System and finds Space Navy's home fleet has been attacked and annihilated by a superior opposing force. The cunning enemy lurks in ambush and Star is ordered to counterattack at once. But he sets course for Mars instead, risking court martial and charges of cowardice. Can Star tilt the balance or is it already too late?
Accessing the Future by Kathryn Allan
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 82,990. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015 by Futurefire.net Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Fifteen stories and nine independent illustrations tell beautiful, speculative stories of disability and mental illness in the future. Teeming with space pirates, battle robots, interstellar travel and genetically engineered creatures, every story and image is a quality, crafted work of science fiction in its own right, as thrilling and fascinating as it is worthy and important.
The Broken Alliance by Bennett Mohler
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,270. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015 by Wizards Keep Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
“I am only that which others see me as, and others are only that which I see them as.” Everyone knew the name Beio-Rhett but no one knew what he looked like. While he did his part during the Rebellion, Beio-Rhett was not known for being benevolent. Instead he was seen by many as a mercenary.