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Serpent's Gift (StarBridge #4)
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Series: StarBridge, Book 4. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 118,730. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012 by A. C. Crispin. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The Future Just Got A Whole Lot Harder A brilliant but undisciplined student is looking forward to StarBridge being her first chance at the security and stability that she has lacked her entire life. But now an archaeological find beneath the cold surface of the school’s asteroid base threatens her hope for the future…and possibly the future for StarBridge itself.
Physics for Dogs
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Price: Free! Words: 17,880. Language: British English. Published: October 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
When Bruno the beagle goes missing after an unfortunate accident, his disappearance is written off as just another mystery. But when he reappears twelve years later without ageing a day, it’s up to his owner to uncover the disturbing truth behind an ancient power nestled beneath the town.
A Plain Jane Book Two
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Series: A Plain Jane, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,250. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Book Two of A Plain Jane.... A sci-fi space opera with a dash of romance, action, and mystery, A Plain Jane follows Jane as she travels the galaxy desperately trying to find out who she is, where she's from, and what she's really capable of.
A Plain Jane Book One
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Series: A Plain Jane, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 79,580. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A sci-fi space opera with a dash of romance, action, and mystery, A Plain Jane follows Jane as she travels the galaxy desperately trying to find out who she is, where she's from, and what she's really capable of.
Faith of Crisis
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,640. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
In the raw, terrifying world of a nuclear holocaust, one young woman has a life-altering experience that brings her face to face with the reality of her own existence.
Long Time Passing
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Price: Free! Words: 7,020. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A short story set in the universe of The Luck of Han'anga. Martin is a man with a grim past he would rather not remember, even after three long centuries. But in a future where history seems about to repeat itself, can he really hide from his darkest memories forever?
Masked
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Price: Free! Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Alicia's world has no color, art, music, books or emotion - it's all forbidden by the government. Citizens are doomed to a life behind a mask from the day they are born. Alicia doesn't realize she's slowly dying inside...until she meets Jaden. He steals the forbidden and he does it all for her. Will Alicia return to the life she knew before? Or will she shed her mask for good?
Collar
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,340. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
(4.20 from 5 reviews)
In the midst of a revolution of genetically engineered slaves, can love and loyalty save a man condemned to execution.
Time Traveling Coffers
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,090. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012 by WolfSinger Publications. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Everyone loves strange and unusual objects. Yep. That’s right. Objects. Objects one would never guess has the ability to send the traveler on an adventure in time. What? No clunky machines? Not in this collection.
The Last Senoobians
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 118,090. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Three bold Senoobians escape the destruction of their starship to find themselves marooned on Karyntis - also known as Earth - where they resign themselves to an austere and guarded life among humans. When their old enemies from Pyre turn up, they must safeguard their most precious possession while preparing their daughter Amara and the human Marco to survive on their own.
Roan: The Tales of Conor Archer
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 227,010. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
The 'dark ones' are children born with strange powers only to lose their gifts in adolescence. Conor Archer comes to town, dying from a fever which makes him into something more than human. The Roan, Celtic shapeshifters inhabiting the burial Mound down by the River, try to claim him. Myth and science go to war as Conor finds his little town the center of a battle for humanity's soul.
In His Dream He Plummets
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Price: Free! Words: 8,960. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A free sci-fi short story involving alternate reality and dark inner-monologue, wrapped in an interesting poetic writing style. (around 8900 words or 15 single-spaced pages)
Green
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 95,920. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
Ingrid is a digitally-integrated, sixth-grade Emo. She uses her hacking skills to effect the escape of a botanical experiment named Leif from the labs of a genetic research facility. It's not easy being green. Environmentalism aside, the eight-foot vegetable anthropoid learns quickly that humanity is not ready to share its dominance with another sapient species. Especially not with salad.
Aurora Borealis: Heated Arguments
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,480. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
"Heated Arguments:" When the Aurora Borealis is stranded dead in space, it is infiltrated by an old 'acquaintance' of the crew causing all hell to break lose not only on the ship, but also within the Captain. Aurora Borealis is a series of short stories chronicling the journeys of Captain Kahara Rain and her crew.
Birth of an Empire: Consequences
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Series: Xarrok, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,960. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012 by Distinguished Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Difficult choices have been made, and difficult choices result in difficult situations. When the truth is revealed, where will Yatrell stand? What will he face when confronted with the reality he never wanted to know? Can Kala persuade two governments that peace is a viable option? Will a truce open options she believed lost?
Fireflies
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Price: Free! Words: 22,900. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012 by Erica Lindquist. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A haunted train and the gods' retirement home. A spirit of vengeance doesn't know her purpose and a blackmailer has lost his memory. An ancient star's gravity brings a starship to life and the laws of the dead are tricky. Fireflies is a collection of short stories by Erica Lindquist and Aron Christensen.
Aptitude
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012 by Falcon Ridge Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
When the judge offers Lily six weeks on Ellesmere Island helping at a scientific camp over six months in juvenile detention, she takes it. But the days are long in the Arctic and the work is hard, and she wants to go home. Then she finds the artifact and everything changes. A short story by the author of Station OSCX-9.
Steampunk Rat - A Boston Metaphysical Society Story
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,200. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
All that fifteen year old Jonathan Weldsmore wanted to do was design and build steam ships to sail on the high seas. Treated like a poor relation within his own wealthy family, he had little hope of obtaining the future he desperately wanted. That is until he rescued and transformed an injured rat into the mechanism of not only his salvation, but his family’s as well. A YA Steampunk novella.
N-Hance: A Gamer's Tale
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Price: Free! Words: 12,900. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Life is not easy for Eric. Not only is he struggling with a learning disability, but he is the worst gamer in his whole class. Then, when the girl he loves tells him she is leaving for an advanced school, his world seems to be ending. Just as he realizes that he would do anything to stay with her, he is given an offer that promises to change his life. But brain enhancement is not without risk.
Hell's Canopy
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Price: Free! Words: 34,570. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
This short novel follows an exciting adventure around the world as Nick Adamson is hurled into an interplanetary conflict. After being given the gift to tap into all his mental abilities he is immediately forced into a mysterious and deadly game of cat and mouse. Follow Nick on this action packed sci-fi thriller with comedy and romance all wrapped elegantly under Hell's Canopy.