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Aurealis #75
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,800. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014 by Chimaera Publications. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Issue #75's fiction department features Cecilia Quirk's 'Scattered Souls' and 'The Nevermaw' by Miles Hurt, two pieces that will engage and entertain. There is also a wealth of non fiction with a plethora of reviews, as well as a short look at the recent World Science Fiction Convention held in London.
The Body Electric
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,820. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Ella Shepherd can slip into other people’s minds. Using technology invented by her parents, Ella has the ability to experience–and influence–the memories of others. She’s used this ability to help ensure the safety of the world from a dangerous terrorist group, but not all is as it seems…because someone’s been inside Ella’s head, too.
Aurealis #74
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,500. Language: Australian English. Published: September 2, 2014 by Chimaera Publications. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In this issue we feature Imogen Cassidy’s ‘Soul Partner’, an urban fantasy gumshoe pastiche with some original touches, and Leife Shallcross’ creepy and engrossing ‘Music for an Ivory Violin’. Chris Large brings some thoughtful silliness with his ‘When a Jedi Should Think Twice About Bringing a Knife to a Gunfight’, and Stephen Higgins continues his SF’s Sacred Cows with Asimov's Foundation.
Retroactive Time Machine
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,440. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
There were 12 witnesses to the incredible invention. The doctor wanted to disprove it. The Silent Man sought to understand it. The mayor tried to forget it. Griffin was after the blueprints. Filby stole the prototype. Hillyer planned to correct the past. A novelist was already writing The Time Machine up as fiction. H. G. Wells never knew half what was going on. So here it is.
Eden, Noon
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Series: The Chronicles of Paradise, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 100,020. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Battling his own personal demons and the maelstrom of conflict his own daring deeds have precipitated, Ristan Abel finds himself dragged into a complex web of betrayal and a brutal showdown with foes known and unknown. With second guesses and half-mistakes punished fiercely in blood, Ristan fights for his own soul and sanity as much as those he longs to protect.
Life First
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Series: Life First, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,580. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Strong-willed Kelsey Reed must escape tonight or tomorrow her government will take her kidney and give it to a stranger. In this future forged by survivors of pandemics that wiped out much of the world’s population, life is valued above all else. Kelsey enlists the help of her boyfriend Luke and a dodgy doctor to flee. If they fail, Kelsey will be stripped of everything....
First Strike
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 150,320. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014 by HenchmanPress. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
The best defense… Starting a war with an enemy a hundred times stronger is insane. It’s desperate. And it’s Earth’s only hope. A massive alien power looms over humanity, claiming humanity as its slaves. Every tactical exercise, every wargame and every simulation gives humanity zero chance in a defensive campaign. Earth’s only chance to win the coming war - is by striking first.
Frozen Beauty: The Chinese Vase
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,760. Language: British English. Published: October 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Captain Qi Zang and her motley crew, aboard the Chinese ice freighter Frozen Beauty make landfall in Delhi, and run straight into British Customs officers. Unfortunately not all her cargo is ice, nor is it entirely legal.
Achilla The Strong
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,870. Language: American English. Published: August 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When Achilla Johnson finally meets her estranged father, Brendan Johnson, everything changes; especially her. Achilla The Strong is the first novel of The Nephilim Chronicles written by G. Miller. It is a story about a father's dedication, a daughter's trust, and their will to fight for each other with all of their grit and determination.
Zombie Fallout 8 - An Old Beginning
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,620. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
(5.00 from 1 review)
Mike and his family escaped a vast zombie horde to find themselves imprisoned by a clandestine group that seeks global domination by the most nefarious means possible. Help is coming, in the form of a 500 year old Pop-Tart loving vampire named Tommy. Will he be enough to get the Talbots to freedom or will he succumb to monsters new and old?
Reading Glasses: Stories Through an Unpredictable Lens
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 91,920. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
From the publishers of the popular Tall Tales and Short Stories from South Jersey comes a mesmerizing compilation of new short fiction. Suspenseful and mysterious, with a touch of ironic humor, Reading Glasses will transport you to the very edge of reality.
The Dig (Book 1 of the Matt Turner Series)
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 111,940. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
Matt Turner's gift is also his curse. When an object touches his skin, his awareness is flooded with the thoughts and feelings of all who touched it before. When a scrap of woven metal fabric is discovered among dinosaur bones in Kenya, experts call upon their favorite "dater" to provide an explanation. Unfortunately, not everyone appreciates a man with Matt's talents sniffing into their business.
PsyBot: A Novel of the Near Future
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,250. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
PsyBot is every programmer's nightmare: the bug that gets loose on the user side of the interface. When a cyber virus infects Joe Norton and drives him toward a deadly mission, he discovers that virtual reality is not confined to hardware. Is the only way out, to go further in? Seeking the elusive target, Norton confronts a wider mind-control agenda poised to launch on his success.
Fracture (The Chronicles Of Discord, #1)
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Series: The Chronicles of Discord, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 97,680. Language: British English. Published: March 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
In a world torn apart by war and divided into three nations Astra struggles to survive. Caught in a complicated web of lies and hate, she discovers that her own secrets run deeper than even she knows, threatening the future of an entire nation. Will she be able to stay alive as the world shatters around her?
Monarch
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 113,760. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Blair Reynolds was born to rule worlds. But she’s willing to risk it all for another chance to spend forever with her truest love – even if it means traveling through time and space to the other side of the universe. As far as Ash is concerned, her happily-ever-after involves him, not the mere mortal with whom she seems so infatuated. Blair’s father had given her to him, and he will go to any len
Down the Stream of Stars
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,800. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Starstream! In a great diaspora, starships ply the ethereal new highway into the galaxy. But none could have guessed the dangers unleashed by the starstream—including the deadly Throgs. When starship Charity flies into peril, a young Claudi Melnik confronts a threat from beyond space and time. Triumphant sequel to From a Changeling Star and a daring journey to the heart of consciousness itself.
The Late, Great Benjamin Bale
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 90,400. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013 by eTreasures Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Guild Saga, Book Two The Late, Great Benjamin Bale by John Joseph Doody The destinies of two men depend on Maggie Thorn. One is dying and the other is dead...or is he?
The Man Who Made No Mistakes
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 80,900. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012 by Flying Raven Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
What if you had the power to rewind time? Make a scene in a restaurant, give your boss the finger, rob a bank just to see how it feels — you could satisfy any whim, fulfill any desire. The man who wanders into Father Holder's Las Vegas confessional says he has just such a power. This remarkable tale leads off Scott William Carter's latest short story collection.
Bards and Sages Quarterly (October 2014)
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Series: Bards and Sages Quarterly, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,090. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Since 2009, the Bards and Sages Quarterly has brought fans of speculative fiction an amazing variety of short stories from both new and established authors. Each issue sets out to introduce readers to the wealth of talent found in the horror, fantasy and science fiction genres. Our authors have included Nebula, Hugo, and Pushcart winners and nominees.
The Synchronicity War Part 2
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Series: The Synchronicity War. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 90,980. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
The War is going badly. For every tactical victory there's a strategic defeat. Shiloh gets the vision that he's been dreading. The aliens will attack Earth with terrible consequences for Humanity. His visions have never been wrong before. Can Mankind's A.I. allies save the race from extinction? Find out why this series is so highly rated by Amazon readers.