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DysFUNCTIOpia by Jose Moreno
You set the price! Words: 63,490. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In the year 2054, functiomatons take over the jobs of many people. Baron Cortez, an intelligent teenager, forms a "functio-guerilla" in order to vandalize "Functiomatons" using a device that he invented, thinking that is "morally wrong" to allow "inanimate" objects be part of society.
Eric is Awake by Dom Shaw
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,430. Language: British English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Shortly after midnight on the 21st January 1950, the man known to his readers as George Orwell and to his friends as Eric Blair, breathes his last in hospital. Shortly after midnight in present-day London, a homeless man dying of hypothermia in an alleyway on a snowy night, takes a deep breath as his body warms and a new occupant moves in. Eric is awake.
A Hunter and His Legion (The Praetorian Series - Book III) by Edward Crichton
Series: The Praetorian, III. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 177,570. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Science fiction » Military(5.00 from 1 review)
Jacob Hunter and his band of weary time travelers have faced defeat at the hands of Agrippina the Younger at every turn. Battered and beaten, hope is rekindled with a new mission to track down answers to the enigmatic orb that allowed Hunter to become the world's first time traveler. His journey will take him beyond the Roman Empire, where he will fight to maintain his sanity along the way.
Technical Details by Sharon Lee and Steve Miller
Series: Adventures in the Liaden Universe(r), Book 21. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,440. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013 by Pinbeam Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Two stories about the folks who keep the social and technical machinery running. "Landed Alien" finds Kara ven'Arith on a space station maintenance crew when a series of inexplicable events overtake support functions. In "Eleutherios," the friars at a down-and-out abbey are taken in hand by an unlikely savior. Both stories previously appeared on Baen.com website.
Reluctant Gods III - Reset by A.J. Aaron
Series: Reluctant Gods, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,510. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
The year is 2050, 38 years after the debacle created by the Demon Seth, the Earth is on a crash course in more than one reality. Parallel universes, alternate realities, time travel, jealousy, and experiencing more than one life simultaneously must be dealt with. Experience what gods, goddesses, angels, a demon, Satan, and his wife, Lillith do to try to save it all.
Omega (A Jack Sigler Thriller) by Jeremy Robinson
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 96,670. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013 by Breakneck Media. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Jack Sigler, Callsign: King and his "Chess Team" (Queen, Rook, Bishop and Knight) scour the planet for his parents, tracking a man known to the world as Alexander Diotrephes, but known to King by another name. The legendary Hercules is alive, well and plotting something beyond imagining—something that will affect two thousand years of history.
Junker's Moon: Revenge by Peter Salisbury
Series: Junker's Moon, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,360. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Junker's Moon Scrap, Salvage and Servicing Company had a surge in popularity following the capture of notorious space pirate Dirk Knight. First there was the question of what to do with Knight's ship which contained an arsenal of weapons all of its own. What Marshall, proprietor of Junker's Moon had not bargained for though was the thirst for revenge and ferocity of Dirk's wife, Vanessa Longtail.
Surviving Telepathy by Stefon Mears
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 53,520. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
If their minds don't kill me...I may become a monster. The perfect grad night kiss with the girl of my dreams. Then her ex- had to go and clock me. With the whole graduating class watching... I woke up in the hospital a week later -- reading the thoughts of everyone around me. Now I can't stop.
The Chase by Raymond S Flex
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,230. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by DIB Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Ray Heccard rushes across the city to fetch a vitally important frontal lobe implant for his daughter. But on the way back, he gets caught up in the middle of a revolution. Will he make it back in time? Will he make it back at all? A desperate tale of love and the conditions it presses upon us. Includes bonus story: ‘It’s Not You, It’s Me: An Intergalactic Breakup.’ The Chase: a short story.
Last One Alive by Raymond S Flex
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by DIB Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Jay Fishley lives a half-life. He spends most of his days trapped in his flat. Too afraid to leave lest someone recognise him from his appearance on Central One. But even more than that, he yearns for the chance to tell his story. To really tell his story. The one that put him on television in the first place. An arduous tale of longing and quiet disbelief. Last One Alive: a short story.
Digital Plague by Timothy Lincoln
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 92,450. Language: British English. Published: September 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Horror » Crime
DI Maria Stanton is called to a murder like nothing she's seen before, but what caused a loyal soldier and loving husband to turn into a mutated freak?
Identity by David George Howard
Price: Free! Words: 101,590. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias(4.00 from 1 review)
Identity is a science fiction psychological thriller, set in a future where years of progress have come at a cost. Decades of wars and struggle forced the need for a unique solution. Desperate, leaders centered their rule of law and obedience on a strict quasi-religious interpretation of scientific principles. The strife ends, or does it?
Sentinels of Tzurac - Terra Major Under Threat by James Raven
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,310. Language: American English. Published: September 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Earth 2055. After a major mining company discovers an extremely volatile resource on a nearby planet, a conspiracy to take control unfolds. Kyron, a young engineer, is sent to the planet to investigate and finds his life threatened. When an alien race intervenes to help him, Kyron learns of his father's past and together the aliens and Kyron fight to try and save the Earth and the woman he loves.
Mars Bunnies Part One by Chris Reynolds
Series: Great British Superhero Girls Moon Queen and The Bee. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 120. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Superheroes, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Can you really turn a tennis ball inside-out using your bare hands, or was that just something Moon Queen and The Bee saw once on a trashy TV channel? Who is Kev Karoom? Why did he repeatedly travel in time between the 1980's and the 1990's? More importantly, why is he here today? And what's the connection with the planet Mars? One of our wonderful Moon Queen and The Bee comic and graphic novels.
The Rings of Uranus by Stewart Bruce
Series: The Uranus Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,280. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The hilarious sequel to Beyond Uranus. After discovering that there may be a possibility that his father is still alive Roy sets out to discover the truth. Is he still alive? What happened to Doctor D'Eath? Who is the worst rock band in the Galaxy? Find out the answers to all these questions and more in The Rings of Uranus.
Ganwold's Child by Diann Read
Price: Free! Words: 102,970. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military(4.00 from 1 review)
The story of one warrior family—Admiral Lujan Ansellic Sergey, his wife Captain Darcie Dartmuth, and their son Tristan Sergey—who are caught at the fulcrum of interstellar politics and the demands of their military duty. Wrenched apart and scattered across the galaxy by the brutalities of war, they face capture, torture, coercion, and epic space battles to be reunited.
The Prototype by V. A. Jeffrey
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,490. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A lowly quality assurance employee befriends an android who by accident uncovers a mysterious plot at the behemoth corporation where he works, Vartan Industries. ( science fiction short story)
Zombies vs. Robots 2 by Joseph Cautilli & Marisha Cautilli
Series: Zombies vs Robots, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,010. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk(4.78 from 9 reviews)
"Sunken in emptiness and despair, the world continues to decay. The eyes of the infected dead glare around every corner with nowhere to escape. Zombies outnumber humans. Humans are hid away in FEMA camps or have joined gangs of cannibals hoping to survive the ongoing war and the Callechio family and friends are locked away hoping to live just another day. With mega-corporations such as
House of Glass, Book 2: The Exodus Series by D. Jean Quarles
Series: The Exodus, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,400. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Aliens have left the planet Earth without power as the Yellowstone super volcano erupts. Mandy, and the American Bulldog she adopted, race toward Arizona and the safety of the Biosphere. Once there she finds other survivors, all who are not necessarily happy to see her. She struggles to prove her value as they work together to create a home. Meanwhile the aliens are talking of war.
Suite Peace by Raymond S Flex
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013 by DIB Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Jon Clifton works for an ultra-secretive organisation. He constantly moves from hotel to hotel while performing apparently menial tasks on his laptop. He cannot allow his security and anonymity to slide, so when he checks into his latest hotel and several matters raise his suspicions, he believes those who follow will expose him .A story of paranoia and desperation. Suite Peace: a short story.