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Red Tide
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 57,240. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Loosely based on Larry Niven's 1973 novella "Flash Crowd," Red Tide continues to examine the social consequences of the impact of having instantaneous teleportation, where humans can instantly travel long distances in milliseconds. This is the seventh book in the Stellar Guild line.
Alien Visitors
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This short story presents one scenario on how the first contact between humans and aliens of another planet might turn out.
Small Miracles
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 91,860. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
When Brent Cleary, demonstrating a beta-test protective “nanosuit” to potential customers, gets trapped in a massive pipeline explosion, only the nanosuit saves him. Smart nanobots integrated into the suit will do whatever it takes to protect the wearer. But once inside his body, what will the bots do?
La Colina del Ciprés
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 147,330. Language: Spanish. Published: November 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Cuando Beatriz pierde su plaza en el cuerpo de policía, Miguel, un perfecto desconocido, le ofrece un trabajo en una misteriosa organización que se dedica a la investigación de nuevas tecnologías. Allí conocerá a Ana y Carmen, quienes se convertirán en su nueva familia y descubrirá sus límites cuando un accidente cambie su forma de ver y relacionarse con el mundo.
Stories of the Sand
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 81,080. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014 by Satalyte Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Watch as the sands take shape… A desert wind whispers of memory and regret An army marches high in the golden skies A traveller grows tired of seeing the end of the world A man no longer wants to be human A people run eternally from the rising sun In this evocative collection of short fiction Dirk Strasser shapes eighteen stories suffused by the sands of loss, understanding and redemption.
Hard Vacuum 2
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 53,480. Language: British English. Published: November 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Kyra Sarin is back and she’s going to get revenge. One word is burned into her mind - ‘Baltasar’. No-one tries to kill Kyra and gets away with it. After leaving a whole space station full of dead mercenaries in her wake, Baltasar’s days are numbered. Or are they? The alien Xenomigrants are closing in on Earth, and only an unlikely partnership can stand against them.
Galaxy's Edge Magazine: Issue 11, November 2014
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,060. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Galaxy’s Edge is a bi-monthly magazine published by Phoenix Pick, the science fiction and fantasy imprint of Arc Manor, an independent press based in Maryland. Each issue of the magazine has a mix of new and reprinted stories, columns by Barry Malzberg and Gregory Benford, book reviews by Paul Cook and an interview conducted by Joy Ward.
Die Auster Küste von Texas
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,010. Language: German. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Innovative Denker in Texas hat dazu beigetragen, in dieser ära des Wohlstands und des Fortschritts einläuten. Je näher Menschen bekommen ein Ziel, jedes Ziel, desto mehr Mängel scheinen sie zu finden. Die Fehler kann real oder nur eingebildet sein. Das ist die dunkle Seite der Perfektion.
Double Time
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Series: Short short stories. Price: Free! Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(2690 words) A time travel story. A short science fiction story about what happens when a scientist's prototype teleporter receiver receives something, despite the fact that the only transmitter is shut off. A slightly different version of this story appeared in Perihelion Science Fiction, Aug. 12, 2013. Not to be confused with "Two Timing". (Similar title, similar theme, different story.)
Earth Angel
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Series: The Kamlyn Paige Novels, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,100. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Kamlyn Paige is a young woman whose son was taken from her by a soul devouring demon. While traveling the country to free her son's soul, Kamlyn comes across friends who help her to learn new things about herself and point her towards vindication. Every moment for the past year of Kamlyn's life has been leading up to this and now that she is aware of who she is, she may have a chance at survival.
Dreamworlds 9: Journeys and Gates
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Series: Dreamworlds. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,830. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
The time of reckoning had come for Nakama World
Second Star: Breaking Through
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,800. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Sixty-six days is all pilot John McNeal has left on his service contract, after that his combat days will be over for good -- if he survives that long. After a mysterious rift in the fabric of spacetime strands him on an alien world, John must join forces with some unlikely childhood heroes to have any chance of surviving and soon discovers that this strange new world isn’t that alien after all.
Commemoration Voyage
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,040. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
When Alvin White arrives at the colony world of New Washington, he merely intends to Commemorate the life of his uncle who fell on one of the world's battlefields. But not everyone is willing to let him do that, and he'll need all the help he can get from friends old and new to carry out his duty.
Synapse
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,850. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In this suspense-filled sequel to Corpus Callosum, tensions mount as the uploaded minds of the deceased launch a full-scale attack on the world of the "breathers", the living humans who have not yet uploaded their minds to the Haze network.
Contingency
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Price: Free! Words: 50,660. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Contingency is a story set thousands of years in the future. The human Imperium, whose dominance was long taken for granted, suddenly finds itself resting on pillars of sand as unexpected occurrences rise to challenge the order and status of the galaxy.
The Paynes of Heritage
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,610. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014 by TaylorandSealePublishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Driven by an ancient ache the heart of an ancestor reached out across the years to help Trinity unravel the morass of sinister lies she uncovered at her journey’s end.
Mother Daughter Exhibition
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,580. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014 by Triple V Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Ellie misses her Mom. It's bad enough living in the Mars dome, but her Dad's driving her nuts now. Ellie just wants to paint. When she steals his car, she has a nagging sense that things aren't going to go well. A science fiction story by the author of "Memory Book".
Portals: Modern Magics, Book 2
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Series: Modern Magics. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,860. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014 by Ellysian Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
For supernatural detectives Thulu and La Fi, “normal” is a relative term. La Fi is a medium, Thulu is a finder, and their usual clients are already dead. But when their friend Reo is shot, and a group of stranded angels shows up at their house for help finding a missing child, things are striking too close to home.
2022
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Series: Post Apocalyptic. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
When the world is coming to an end, the only thing that Roy can do to save himself is paint his roof.
High Risk For Burning Up In The Atmosphere (A Classic Sci-Fi Short Story)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,310. Language: American English. Published: October 25, 2014 by Susan Hart. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
This is a classic Sci-Fi action adventure about a man transporting a prisoner to earth, when something dreadful goes wrong.