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Once Upon a Time in Vietnam
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Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
A U.S. Marine captured by the Viet Cong is miraculously rescued after months of hardship and torture.
In Fabula-divino
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,010. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Take eight authors, edit them like they've never been edited before, and what do you get? In Fabula-divino, the mentoring/publishing venture from Australian writer Nicole Murphy. Along with guest stars Kevin J Anderson, Rebecca Moesta, Trudi Canavan, Angela Slatter and Kaaron Warren, these speculative fiction tales will delight you.
Dúranaki Chronicles, Volume 1
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Series: Dúranaki Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 127,350. Language: American English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Dúranaki Chronicles features five short stories revolving around T'vance Arain, a hot-headed drug addict, assassin, and aspiring mage.
Dead Earth: Sanctuary (Book 3)
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Series: Dead Earth, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,770. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013 by Permuted Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Jubal Slate has stopped a madman controlling an undead army and survived the destruction of the aliens responsible for the plague that decimated humanity. Now he leads a small band of survivors across the shattered landscape of America, fighting off the forces of the living and the dead. The group races north pursuing a legend, a post-apocalyptic fairy tale: a town protected from the walking dead.
Going Viral Is Contagious
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Price: Free! Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This short story is about a young man who finally creates a viral video. As the world begins to watch his video they all decide to create their own. The entire world is starting to go viral and for most people that means doing extremely dangerous things without thinking about their actions. Do not attempt any of the things described in this story.
Ganglion Trains
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,770. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013 by Triple V Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Lett's got a delivery to make. Stolen paintings. The cops are on his trail and he's throttling his train up through the artificial synapse network. The tubes are narrowing and the train's coming to pieces around him. Still, he might make it. Ganglion trains includes five science fiction stories - Stone Goddess, To a Pile of Ashes, Vaporize Marineris, Ground-Based Optics and Ganglion Trains.
Corporate Loyalty
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Corporate Loyalty is an short pseudo-science adventure a la the 1950’s. Its science is unlikely; its people and their motivations are not. When a leading ‘bug’ researcher is returned to normal size early, he discovers the science which alters his size has a flaw. Can his best friend help him out of the trouble he’s in?
Genesis
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,520. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The beginning might well be their end! It's 2065 and mankind's first chronosphere is about to undertake the greatest expedition ever attempted. Its crew will travel back through time to witness the beginning of it all, the big bang. But this expedition will be beset with problems from the very outset. Problems that only begin with their last minute replacement first officer. Novella, 22,000 wo
Sing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,610. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Dirk wants to learn how to sing like the natives, but they have no word for singing nor a concept of it. Until Dirk tries to show a young child her people’s beautiful music. Intrigued, she offers to help—only to discover that teaching Dirk to sing could cost her everything. Includes the Nebula Award finalist “Story Child.”
Arbitrary Nonsense (or the Pendulum Rift)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,070. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(5.00 from 1 review)
Somewhere between here & there, Marcus stands before the absent door, with little recollection of who he is or how long he’s been there. What lies beyond that door is a surreal odyssey of the mind - a dystopian fable, a quest for truth in an absurd universe, a philosophical romp through the collective unconscious of Oblivion and its infinite parallel worlds, spiraling out like ripples in a pond.
Honest John's Fine Used Spaceships
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(Short Story) When a customer wanders in looking for a fine used spaceship, Honest John is soon confronted with a serious problem. He must live up to his reputation for honesty, but what the customer wants is clearly absurd. On the other hand, there's nothing absurd about the customer's money.
Portal Woes (The Guardians: Book 2)
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Series: The Guardians, Book 2. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 155,200. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Futuristic
What would you do if someone offered you the chance to travel through a wormhole? After surviving the harrowing rescue mission that kicked off their entry into the Nanotech Coalition Defense Corp’s Guardian program, twins Lilia and Kevin Strong are about to find out. Accepting this offer will launch them into utter chaos—and leave their lives forever changed.
#11 Shades of Gray- Woe To The One Who Has Held His Heart's Tongue
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Series: Shades of Gray Science Fiction Action Adventure Mystery. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 87,290. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Shades Of Gray Series follows the adventures of Kat, a woman with no memory of her past who is called the Pandora Project by those who hunt her, and Kim, a woman leading the life of a legal assassin called a Life Closer. The world they live in is plagued by clouds that prevent the sun from shining down on the land called Dry Clouds, making all who live in Noir forced to live in endless night...
The Lesser Repository
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Price: Free! Words: 32,050. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(1.00 from 1 review)
Mankind flourishes in a distant future ruled by densely populated Cities. After the biggest arrest of his life, Detective Ben Reiner plays a dangerous game with a psychopathic cult member of the Cullers. Reiner soon discovers the truth of their plot, and faces an unspeakable choice. Aid in the Cullers' grisly work, or allow the world's last renewable resource to run out forever: the human soul.
In No Time At All
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 229,460. Language: Australian English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Peter left home before dawn, he never could have guessed that he would be whisked away by Aliens and taken beyond the rings of Saturn. Five others were also ‘Invited’. With a soft tremble, the gigantic Spacecraft began the return voyage to Mypolarius - passing planets, stars and using super-highways at ever increasing, unbelievable velocity! But why the invitation for us six?
Aurora Equinox (Salmon Run - Book 6)
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Series: Salmon Run, Book 6. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,340. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013 by Star Catcher Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
With the equinox come the aurora and the itch of spring… Good moods are scarce in Salmon Run these days. Zach Callahan's lingering foul mood even manages to drive off Sasha. His concerned father insist on a check-up visit to the local spaceship just as Zach discovers a threat worthy of true worry: The return of a threat from the south.
Norik and His Daughter (Callisto Series - The End?)
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Series: Callisto. Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 12,920. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Dearly beloved, we are gathered here today to witness the marriage of Norik and Jasmine. . . or will we? Join Norik as he meets his grown-up daughter and the other children of Callisto.
Visitors from Yubarri II
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Series: Visitors From Yubarri, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,340. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Goyo and Robert have been on Yubarri for 40 years. After a dear Moai friend dies they long to return to their home world Earth. Earth has since become a planet ruled by a few who enslave the majority. After the war the people of Earth have chips implanted to be tracked and terminated. Goyo and Robert wish to return to Earth to bring peace and prosperity with Yubarrian technology.
The Hunt
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,300. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Hunting, a sport that disappeared centuries ago with the death of the last wild ‘big game’ animal and the bulldozing of the last square inch of rainforest, has been brought back into vogue. Small groups of hunters venture out into the untouched wilderness of a hundred worlds and come back bloodied, draped with exotic pelts and fantastic stories.
Nemesis-Lanyon For Hire II
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Series: Lanyon For Hire, Book 2. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 45,970. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013 by Champagne Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Lanyon, interplanetary gun-for-hire, faces three new challenges as he travels among the planets of the Malcosian system.