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The Legend of Situs Towerus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,930. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A brief foray in the future, 300 years hence. A startling secret is revealed to an intrepid, rebellious explorer, who ventures into forbidden territory against all warning, and under fear of death. A story short but powerful.
Year of the Rat
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,600. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The family business: Some embrace it, some reject it. But for one family whose “business” means accepting science and religion, each sibling takes a side. Can something as simple—and complicated—as a rat settle the most important questions in life?
Best Tales of the Apocalypse
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 108,390. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Joe McKinney – J.F. Gonzalez & Michael Oliveri – Tim Curran – and 11 other groundbreaking scribes of the End Times Best Tales of the Apocalypse is full of the best short stories and novellas of the sub-genre. There are gods and monsters, Lovecraftian creatures and viruses that wipe out life as we know it. Read about colliding continents. Nuclear War. Technology gone awry. And so much more!
Ink
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,960. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Life's good for 18-year-old Ashkar Ravindra. School's over, and he's been accepted into the Fleet Academy. There's time for one last trip to the mountains. But not everyone is pleased to see the privileged admiral's son. Jealousy and ulterior motives turn the pleasant hunting trip into an ordeal. Lives are a stake. If Ashkar makes the wrong decision, he will be the first to die.
Glory
Price: Free! Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Students were discouraged from venturing into the park's public toilet. Of course they all knew, in whispers and titters, it was because of the hole. This short horror story is part of a suite of short science fiction, urban fantasy and horror stories by BP Gregory, each its own little maelstrom of human suffering and longing. Contains disquieting (adult) themes.
Memories From Reality
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,110. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Twelve short stories telling a tale of delusions, paranoia, dark humor and the visceral reality that's around us.
Cyberaser
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,170. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In a dystopian future, the lucky few live a privileged existence inside huge biospheres called Shells, but for most people life goes on in the cruel wastelands outside. When a software junkie from the wastelands is accused of killing a Shell citizen, a hardened cop must join forces with a beautiful Shell scientist to learn why. What they find threatens the future of all humankind.
A Chair Between The Rails
Series: Vaulan Cycle. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,140. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Literature » Literary
James Feckidee must surrender his gifted young son, Austin, to the terrifying purposes of an immortal stranger.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Time Machine
Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 103 ยท Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 156. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
“The Time Machine” by H. G. Wells was first published in 1895. It is a science fiction novella. The credit of popularizing the scientific concept of time travel goes to “The Time Machine.”
Gisteren is nooit te laat
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,580. Language: Dutch. Published: October 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In het nieuwe huis voelt Geert zich voor het eerst sinds de dood van zijn vader gelukkig. Maar het blijft moeilijk om al die vreemde zaken te negeren. De wc die ineens tien keer zo groot werd, de luchtfoto van vorig jaar waar het hele huis niet op staat. En dan is er die vreemde man die steeds probeert in te breken. Magie heeft een prijs, ontdekt Geert, en soms is die prijs gruwelijk hoog.
The Godarian Son
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,710. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A enthralling view of both the past and the future … and a new perspective on the creation of Earth!
Collected Science Fiction Short Stories: Volume Two
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,310. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013 by DIB Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Reanimated dead. A citywide pursuit. A parents’ nightmare . . . a big sister’s nightmare. And a political disaster in space. Short stories to captivate, astound and satisfy, including: A Modern Death, The Chase, Birthday Party, Red Dust, Lunar Castle. Collected Science Fiction Short Stories: Volume Two – Includes five short stories.
The Rock
Price: Free! Words: 13,230. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The first story that is set within the larger Center Worlds Universe, The Rock tells the tale of the crew of the Rebel's Cause, as they encounter and explore a intergalactic wanderer that has value and potential to them. Mining an asteroid wasn't like this back in the Center Worlds, that's for sure.
A Modern Death
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013 by DIB Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When Sebastian’s grandfather passes away, he can’t bring himself to grieve. Throughout his life, his grandfather goaded him incessantly. So now he readies himself to take on the role of protecting his mother and twin sisters. And then his mother agrees to have his grandfather reanimated. A tale which delves into the darkest part of human experience: death. A Modern Death: a short story.
Born in Blood
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,200. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
What would you do to protect your way of life? A scientist will betray everything he was taught to believe. A politician will seek untold glory. A leader will become a victim And a raider and prodigal daughter will join forces only to discover how much they stand to lose. Warning this book contains violence, offensive language and cannibalism
Birthday Party
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013 by DIB Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Nick Ranshaw lives in fear of his daughter’s sixteenth birthday. The day that science and community collide. The day the colony scientists see fit to assign her a reproductive partner. But he can do nothing about it. Can he? A bruising tale that measures a father’s duty against a scientist’s research.
Jet Black - Gold #13
Series: The Adventures of Jet Black and his Starship Crew. Price: Free! Words: 8,670. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Rosie has to transfer enough gold for a king’s ransom. It should be easy; she has a warship to protect her and everything is a hundred percent legal, so why is she facing life in prison, and why is the stranger who she’s just met got her questioning her feelings for Jet…
Lunar Castle
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013 by DIB Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Christina works up on Lunar Castle: a colossal inter-governmental Moon base. One of the biggest ‘white elephants’ in the history of mankind. An embarrassment. But when she discovers a secret, she realises that she might hold a much greater responsibility than she ever could imagine. A story which dares to place its hope in mankind to do the right thing. Eventually. Lunar Castle: a short story.
Red Dust
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,710. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013 by DIB Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
For Joanne Jackson, living on a Martian colonial outpost sucks. Her father works all hours and Joanne must remain at home to care for her younger brother and sister. When her father goes missing, Joanne realises how stranded their own house leaves them. Because when danger lurks outside, where do you run? An intense story of repressed anger and borderline hatred. Red Dust: a short story.
VITA Cycle Omnibus - Books One & Two
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 217,540. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The 1st 2 books in the Young Adult Sci-fi Adventure series: Life On Aqua - The Astronomer's Cipher & Life On Ventus - The Illusionist's Enigma. Join teenagers Will and Pikabo as they decipher clues & uncover mysteries that explain portals to alternate worlds & Will's powers - He's not from Aqua, but a world named Earth. But no world is safe from the Captain with sinister plans & powers of his own.