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Time Tsunami
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,260. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2016 by Prism Book Group. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
Gil Montgomery, a cadet in the Temporal Counseling Program, can’t wait to pass her field exam and become a professional time surfer. The TEMCO program targets death-row offenders for time-based counseling while they’re children. Gil’s assignment seems simple until her advisor learns that a serial killer is targeting her subject's mother. Will she return from the deadly mission?
Behind the 8-Ball
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The clock is running down as humanity struggles to find a new home; they've opened a gate into the unknown, but need evidence that their new world is on the other side before they go through. Moses can provide that proof, but how could anyone besides his wife believe him? Sometimes, you have to take a leap of faith. "Behind the 8-Ball" is a short, speculative fiction.
Pa'an
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,990. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Earth experiences the first of three temblors. An aircraft carrier grounded at the entrance to the Panama Canal. The Autonomous Intellect, Aura, was contacted by an alien AI. The temblors were gravity waves from a cosmic construction project by the Pa'an, the most advanced sentients in the galaxy.
Marie's Quest for Love & Happiness
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,400. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Christian » Mystery & detective
The Private Eye gets married has a daughter, and granddaughter. Her daughter is named Bayleigh and her granddaughter named Marie. They stay in this old castle type mansion, and things start to happen, and she is terrified for their safety.
Interzone #262 (Jan-Feb 2016)
Series: Interzone Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,390. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The January-February issue of Britain's longest running science fiction and fantasy magazine contains new stories by Mercurio D. Rivera, Rahul Kanakia, Carole Johnstone, Ian Sales, T.R. Napper, and Philip A. Suggars, plus book and film reviews, interview with Dave Hutchinson, provocative comment, and beautiful colour art.
Two Possible Outcomes Depending On Ingenuity: A Pair of Classic Science Fiction Short Stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,170. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Two Idiots From Earth - A government official on a planet currently at war with earth, finds two supposed spies at a bar and suspects they are Terran agents. Weather Modification Sucks - A man with a restaurant on top of a hlll worries about what will happen when local officials try to control the weather. He finds out much sooner than expected.
Energia
Price: Free! Words: 43,920. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
In a high profile interview conducted in an undisclosed area of Northern England, an advanced extraterrestrial official attempts to convey to a competitive human race the intricate details of his highly cooperative species and civilization.
Ewolucja
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,020. Language: Polish. Published: January 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Ewolucja to opowieść o niezwykłych ludziach, którzy dążą do przemian w chylącym się ku upadkowi świecie. Znajdziesz tu zarówno wątki polityczne, jak i miłosne, ale przede wszystkim ciekawą i inspirującą historię z niedalekiej przyszłości.
Mary Shelley: Frankenstein 弗蘭肯斯坦 (ESL/EFL 英漢對照版)
Series: 百萬英語閱讀計劃叢書(英漢對照中級英語讀物)第三輯. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,420. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
本書是“百萬英語閱讀計劃”叢書——英漢對照中級英語系列讀物第III輯之2,適合已掌握1500基本英語辭彙的讀者閱讀。百萬英語閱讀計劃(Million-Word Reading Project, MWRP)是專門為將英語作為外語的學習者(EFL learners)設計的英語閱讀提高計劃,讀者對象爲已掌握1500基本英語詞彙的讀者(相當於初級英語水準),通過2年、每天約15分鐘的閱讀能達到中級英語水準,掌握3000多單詞和大量的短語,熟練掌握英語的各種句子結構,並能閱讀一般英語原著。
Scent of Sandalwood
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,650. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2016 by EuroMark. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Russell Chen dreams of a beautiful but mysterious woman with natural red hair every time he sleeps. Now, while on vacation with his girlfriend Vina on Kauai, he begins seeing the mystery woman, first in hints and then suddenly but briefly, in his waking hours. Vina remains cheerful and upbeat, but Russell is driven to find the woman from his dreams.
Nothing Down There But Rocks
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
On an unexplored planet, Mary Smith is a member of a four-person team tasked with data-gathering and exploration for the Vespal Company. Tragedy befalls two of the crew, leaving Mary and Commander Clark Hammond to attempt a rescue mission. As they struggle to understand the nature of the danger, Mary and Commander Hammond will soon be fighting for their lives. A sci-fi/horror short, 2600 words
Alastor (in Russian) ~ Аластор
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 194,140. Language: Russian. Published: January 7, 2016 by FEHT Inc. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Все три книги серии «Аластор» в одном томе: Труллион: Аластор 2262 • Марун: Аластор 933 • Вист: Аластор 1716 All three Alastor novels in one volume! Trullion: Alastor 2262, Marune: Alastor 933, and Wyst: Alastor 1716
The Betty
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,310. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A robot gone mad! A newly constructed military robot escapes from the research center where it is birthed. Can it be recovered before its programming leads to an inevitable violent and destructive showdown? And what kind of person do you call anyway, when an escaped war machine needs to be quietly reclaimed before all hell breaks loose? A short story of about 4200 words.
Puddle: A Tale for the Curious
Price: Free! Words: 68,600. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Birch loves her garden. Her sanctuary is the nearby forest. She understands that solid connections can be made over meals, and adventures can happen at any moment, especially when there are cats involved. When she witnesses a boy crawl from a too-shallow puddle, she suspends her disbelief in order to see his side of the tale. That is when the real adventure begins.
House of Cabal Volume One: Eden
Series: House of Cabal. Price: Free! Words: 50,530. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
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House of Cabal: Eden is the first installment in an epic work of contemporary fantasy and horror, delving into the dark heart of human identity and occult faith.
Bonesetter 2 -winter-
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,990. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The followup to “Bonesetter.” In this second story Pell’s become a young man, and the tale follows his development as a brilliant inventor of ancient technologies. New tools that markedly improve the lives of his fellow humans. Despite the awe his ideas engender in those around him, he remains humble and commits himself to helping those in need—even those he doesn’t like.
A Footnote to History
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,740. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2016 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
If the armadillo hadn’t crossed the moonlit road at that specific moment in 1967, the newlywed couple would not have died in a car crash. The 3092 search algorithm would not have substituted a perfect clone for the husband in the moment of his fiery death. He would not have been taken out of Time to be trained for a lethal mission by the last, best leader of the Terran Service....
Vanity and Stars: Ten Tales of Science Fiction and Folly
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 137,270. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Rise to grasp new worlds, and fall with the tragedy of human and alien frailty. These ten stories underline the potential seeded throughout the galaxy, while never denying that humankind’s flaws will surely tarnish the stars. With the vain and the foolish, buckle into the rocket seat and hold a breath while the cosmos unfolds.
Spinning
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2016 by WDM Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Brett D’Agostino has always been a solid citizen, as far from a gambler as a man could get, and yet he’s about to risk everything he owns on the spin of a roulette wheel. When the ball drops, he’ll either be able to book passage to Arcturus Prime, or he’ll be penniless, his family homeless. What has driven him to this desperate gamble?
Hell's Tower: One Thousand Steps: The Beginning
Price: Free! Words: 8,280. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
I exist. I think. I can’t stop thinking. That’s all I can do; replay every mistake I've ever made, over and over in exquisite detail, dancing with madness through the end of my days.—Fade Enslaved by addiction he became the piranha of the C-Net and terrorized New Chicago. Now, imprisoned in Hell's Tower, left to rot, forgotten, Fade seeks redemption. Can anything counter the evil he wrought?