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Vain Glory
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Price: Free! Words: 20,180. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
An alien spy discovers a plot to convert the sages of the galaxy to the cult of the Living Darkness. Thwarting the plot becomes a desperate fight for survival.
Duchess of the Light Intro
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Price: Free! Words: 1,270. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(3.00 from 1 review)
In last week's serial we met Sula and Frederick. This week we meet Laila and Serran. We also learn who it was that saved Sula from the Tradenier.
Last Days - Orbit the Sun – Part 10
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Series: Orbit the Sun, Book 10. Price: Free! Words: 7,980. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
When Andrew relinquishes command, Peter sees his power under threat; now everything is to play for, between him and Mathew.
Interlude 1.1
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Price: Free! Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Out on the edge of civilization anything and everything can happen--especially when you're not ready for it. When Jenny, the chief mechanic for the Bonnie Belle hops off to work a deal with the local black market she ends up bargaining for more than just fresh fruit. This short story is an installment in the "Tales from the Edge" universe, joining two prior novels, IN THE BLACK and IN THE VOID.
The Tourist
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Price: Free! Words: 25,240. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
New York of the 1980’s is a sexually perverted place filled with sexually perverted people. Not all of them are human.
Oversee of One
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Price: Free! Words: 15,750. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Jameston Harlan, Sphere Jockey. Sounds glamorous, interesting, fun. But working miles below the surface all alone in a sphere can get to a person over time. When the unknown intrudes upon this miniature world, Jameston has to decide, what and who he can trust. Is Perception reality?
Thereafter: A Dead by Dawn Chronicle
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Price: Free! Words: 27,730. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A cut-short sequel clarifying the events that come about just after the novel, Dead by Dawn: The Eversors Arising, comes to an ending—which also happens to be the first book in a possible and planned series of five—this chronicle uncovers the death-dealing war and snare about to storm upon Jordan Sampa Valesquez and her team of preservers in the forthcoming second book of the ‘Dead by Dawn’ series
Spliced
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Price: Free! Words: 7,570. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
As genetically modified humans try to integrate their society into mainstream America, they are met with superstition and distrust.
Legends of Lemuria 3 Jayani
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Series: Legends of Lemuria, the Character Shorts, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 9,330. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
On worlds left isolated after the collapse of Lemuria, four people each acquire a crystal, whose extraordinary properties enabled the ancients to rule the vast empire. Jayani, an ecopreserve warden on the planet Jaffna, resigns under pressure and finds a dying old woman, who bequeaths Jayani the Lemurian crystal that has kept her—and the ecopreserve—alive.
Bond Beyond Measure
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Price: Free! Words: 4,250. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This is a short story of a 5 year old boy, while on a passenger liner, finds himself in the middle of an adult war. This leads to an extraordinary encounter with an alien species.
Uncovering Truths: Time's Tempest Lost Chapter 4
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Series: Time's Tempest: The Lost Chapters. Price: Free! Words: 3,370. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Now that Dezmind knows the truth about his past, he’s breached the Talian Compound in search of the key to his future. Dealing with the common citizens of Xannia’s largest city, Darzeth Prime, makes his search for the lost child difficult at best, impossible at worst. How much is he willing to risk to fulfil his destiny?
Into the Wasteland - A Dystopian Journey
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Price: Free! Words: 31,240. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
I blink into awareness in a clinically clean hallway, surrounded by tangerine-garbed murderers and psychopaths. I have no idea who I am or why I'm a part of this Hell-bound group. A guard in riot gear hands me a .38 snub-nosed automatic. I'm told if I can make it through the no-man's-land alive, I might have a chance at amnesty. All I have to do is trek the two-hundred-and-fifty miles north ...
Sage Teon and the Fake Diamond Heist
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Series: Razia. Price: Free! Words: 4,440. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Sage has a problem. He's just been hired to steal a bunch of fake diamonds, but the fake rocks are protected by an impenetrable security system. Together with his crew, they'll defy gravity and cryptographic algorithms to finish the job.
Animal City
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Price: Free! Words: 63,420. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Twelve year old Tim Carson and his father were helping reclaim the city. Fifty years ago, three alien ships had crashed into the city. The virus and radiation from the ships which had killed off most of the humans, had gone. Now the wild animals roamed free. These had to be removed from the city so the people could live there. The animals weren't the only problem. What had happened to the aliens?
A Distant Sun
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You set the price! Words: 14,500. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A Distant Sun is a character-driven space opera thriller with just the right amount of romance to appeal to fiction lovers of all persuasions.
America The Dead Book One: The Rising Of The Dead
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Series: America The Dead, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 78,480. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014 by independAntwriters Publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
When a catastrophic natural disaster looms on the near horizon, the government releases an airborne virus designed to make the human race better able to survive. Those that do survive are picking up the pieces of their world, and those that have died lay in their death sleep, but in their bodies the virus works on, mutating, setting the stage for a second catastrophe far worse that the first.
Bartleby and James (Galvanic Century 1)
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Price: Free! Words: 40,210. Language: British English. Published: September 11, 2014 by Pomoconsumption Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Alton Bartleby is a social savant and the foppish toast of Edwardian London's upper crust. James Wainwright is a brilliant but socially stunted working class engineer with a fialr for invention and a propensity towards violence. Together they solve the mysteries that Scotland Yard cannot. This novel is the first in the Galvanic Century steampunk series of mysteries set in Edwardian England.
Drifter
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Price: Free! Words: 960. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
I like to float. I drift. It's what I do. I float along, searching for you. You are my purpose, my one and only goal, and I am very patient. We are drifters, you and I...
Bunny With A Saw
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Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
On a long drive in the middle of the night, it's a bad sign when the stars begin to move. You're seeing things. It's time to pull over and rest. Or maybe something impossible is happening instead... Bunny With A Saw is a short story of about 1300 words.
Pinatubo Sky
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Price: Free! Words: 7,710. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
On foreign contract in Africa, Vince the Calgary oilfield engineer finds his client wants a geoengineering design as the president of Niger campaigns on bringing back a Green Sahara. Driven by his daughter's future, he ingores the risk of being a drone target and takes on political negotiating. Expected to explain climate science to politicians, he becomes immersed in an intense new career.