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Nyx: Mystere
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Series: Nyx, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,310. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011 by Sam's Dot Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Nyx is ordered to find and kill Mystere, a bomb-maker. At a blast site she meets an amnesiac, Zinc, who may possess info about Mystere, if she could be made to remember. Meanwhile, intrigue at Blacklight Section finds Deven replaced with a double, and rogue agents have been sent to turn Nyx or kill her. Isolated, Nyx is under impossible orders...until a surprise from her past shows up.
The Magic Hoop and Hat
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Price: Free! Words: 5,080. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
A mischievous glist seduces a woebegone archer into a kaleidoscopic journey of self discovery. The archer’s somewhat goofy adventures lead him to the realm of Phargus, where anything is possible—or so it seems . . . Fantasy, 5000 words.
In Times Passed
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Series: Students of Jump, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,370. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Brent Garrett has felt manipulated by his mother since before he can remember. When he unexpectedly turns a prototype Nerg box into a time machine, stepping out of her reach and into a time without expectations is his brand of change. Meeting Miranda Jenkins, a painter who gives him temporary sleeping rights to her couch, is just the beginning. Unfortunately, even a time jumper runs out of time.
There Can't Be Shadows Without Light (Druantia's Children - Book Three)
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Series: Druantia's Children, Book 3 · The O'Byrne, Book 6. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 122,180. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Natilie has been assisting the F.B.I. to locate lost children since the age of twelve. Detective Jessica Hughe only knows her by the name of Raven. She has no idea that she has been communicating with a child for the last four years. Between them, they had brought home 203 children. Now, Natilie must seek Ms. Hughe's aid when the O’Byrne discover a predatorial serial killer has taken a child.
The Bones of St. Isis
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Price: Free! Words: 10,010. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A burglary gone bad forces a young thief on an impromptu adventure to faraway Parnoss, the city of the Magi. Under the sway of a new master he is gifted with synchronistic sight by a strange set of prophetic bones, but is it enough to take on the mysterious and formidable Magistrar? Heroic fantasy, 9900 words.
Lonely Child
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Price: Free! Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
John is a young boy of ten years, inquisitive, playful, mischievous much like any other ten year old. John was born and brought up in zero gravity however, never able to walk on Earth. An opportunity has come up for John to talk to some other children on the surface and John must wrestle with his own envy of their life while realising they envy his life in outer space even more so.
Sídhí World News: July 2011 Edition
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Price: Free! Words: 11,400. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Sídhí World News: Fantasy Blog, July 2011 Edition. A fantasy blog that reports news and events (micro-fiction) from the world created by Jodie B. Cooper in her two series, Sídhí Summer Camp and Song of the Sídhí. Articles/stories may contain vampires, shapeshifters, dragons, fairies, Sasquatch, phoenix... The July 2011 edition includes 16 posts from Sídhí World News Blog.
When There's No Man Around
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Series: Offbeat Humor. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by Parsina Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Goodyear Tires had an ad campaign in the mid-1970s showing a woebegone young woman kneeling beside her car with a flat tire, all alone on a deserted highway in the middle of the night. The caption read, “When there’s no man around, Goodyear should be.” This science fiction story is dedicated to all those poor, helpless women everywhere.
The Sten Cookbook
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,660. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Eternal Emperor's best recipes, including many that weren't in the best-selling Sten Series.
2 Noble Hour
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,270. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Once the scouts of Thuringa establish an outpost on Earth, Brent remains on behind to man the outpost while the other five return to the Armada to report. As Brent faces loneliness, native dangers and a threat by other aliens, Stuart returns to an unhappy marriage, Gareth and Carrol face disapproval of their romance and Darien is attracted to Glendon's daughter. Sounds like Brent's got it easy.
Destroyer
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,940. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A group of scientists and soldiers create a giant cybernetic dragon to end a war, but the creature goes berserk and strands them in Moscow, one of the enemy capitals, where it goes on a rampage. A pulpy science fiction thriller by Nathan Marchand, Natasha Hayden, and Timothy Deal.
Tuesday Night at Powerman's
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Series: The Harry Blaine Stories, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Superpowered police officer Harry Blaine brings his daughter to a very special gym, where weights are measured not in pounds, but in tons. This story is a sequel to Bulletproof and Young Guns, and is included in The Bulletproof Badge collection.
Invalid
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 45,660. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Thirteen year old Travis is out for revenge. His best friend died three years ago and his parents replaced him with a clone. Travis can't let this injustice stand, but he'll have to deal with his own emotions when he meets his dead friend again.
Simulacron-3
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 55,680. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A virtual-reality novel from a time before virtual reality, Simulacron-3 is a prophetic tale of a future where nothing is as it appears to be.
Dark Universe
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 58,110. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The classic tale of a post-apocalyptic world where humans have built a society in the dark underground.
Lest Darkness Fall & Related Stories
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 104,870. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The classic tale with related stories by Frederik Pohl, David Drake and S.M. Stirling.
The Legend of Zanther
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Series: Vicious Magick, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,330. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The fourth book of the Vicious Magick series. After being named Quester of Righteousness, Zanther must defeat the Malevolent One. However, his quest is complicated by the interference of someone he does not expect.
The Eternity Project (Technical Immortality)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Do you want to live for eternity? One man, Thomas Lorey already has the ability. The last surviving member of the eternity project, he has outlived his usefulness. Now, he runs from the same people who brought him into the project and gave him this "gift". There's only one person alive who can help him now, someone he has been running from for five years. His assigned government minder.
Christmas in the House of O'Byrne (Druantia's Children - Book One)
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Series: Druantia's Children, Book 1 · The O'Byrne, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,360. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Adell invites her family to celebrate Christmas. These aren’t strangers. She has known them all her life. Things start off right with the love and magical shenanigans of those happily carrying on. Then start going terribly wrong. They have a traitor from within whose jealous spite wants to crush them all. Trapped within the magical house, deep love and silent hate are companions.
Plenty of Time
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Price: Free! Words: 9,640. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Tim, a technician who provides maintenance on a super-secret time machine, steals an unauthorized trip into the past to try and save his recently deceased fiancee, unaware of the effects this seemingly innocent event will have on the world.