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17 Stories About the End of the World
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Price: Free! Words: 7,220. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
(2.50 from 2 reviews)
17 short (sometimes very, very short) stories about the end of the world, by gods, war, pollution, alien invasion, robot insurrection, and passing away gently when time has run out. Writers of the Future winner Luc Reid offers the human side of the end of the world--even when there are no humans involved.
The Three Lands: an omnibus of fantasy novels set in the Great Peninsula
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Series: The Three Lands. Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 367,700. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
If a god were to appear in the Three Lands, would his appearance bring an end to the fighting between nations? Or would he merely help to spark an inferno of war? . . . This 360,000-word omnibus contains two novels, two novellas, and a novelette in The Three Lands, a fantasy series on friendship, romance, and betrayal in times of war and peace.
Last Next Time
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
It's Gene's retirement day: he is turning sixty-five and it's time for a new body. Nothing is more important to him than the next time.
The Whale's Call
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,910. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
The discovery of a beached whale leads young Corey Blake to an incredible voyage within an underwater universe. Corey, and her brother Alexander, miraculously inhabit the bodies of two Gray Whales and travel to a mysterious congregation of cetaceans intent on changing the course of planetary destiny. We meet a host of whales, from comic to mystic, threatened by nefarious government agents.
A Day in the Park, With Old Men
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011 by Blue Shark Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In this charming story filled with gentle humor, a young woman meets a group of old men on a spring day. Saul flirts shamelessly with Emma, only to have his rival Rajiv try to steal the pretty girl away. Except there's more at stake then a quarrel between two senior citizens. Because these old men are not old men, the park is not a park, and what they decide will save or destroy us all.
Sci Fi Tales, Volume 1: From the Edge
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,220. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011 by Grey Cat Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Science fiction often rides the rail at the edge of a boundary, testing to see what's on the other side. But not all frontiers are found in the distance of outer space. Sometimes, our heroes find their stories much closer to home. This collection of five short stories includes, "A Birthday Surprise," "No Guts, No Glory," "The Crimson Teardrop," "The Eidolon Offramp," and "Bull's-eye Red."
Alien Monster
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Price: Free! Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2011 by Alder Book Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A man searches for salvation for the deeds he committed on an alien planet.
Lo' Down: A Science Fiction Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Leaving the safety of the caves, Jarod came down to the city with his team, to forge among the ruins for supplies. They only got one hour before the chemical pheromones altering their system gives out. Then the lo’s will smell them as human and if the lo’s smell them, a swarm will be next. Ain’t no one ever survives a swarm. "Lo' Down" is a short story.
The Echo of Bones: A Science Fiction Story
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,570. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Detective Natalie Morgan reads the minute whispers of human bones. This delicate energy remains after death. Natalie uses her unique skill to help solve murders. But one dry spring, Natalie comes across an impossibility. A set of bones without an echo. How can that happen and who did it? Natalie risks her career and sanity to find out. "The Echo of Bones" is a short story.
Rotation (Nexus 3)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 199,610. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
The Lewis family are firmly in the public eye as freaks and Living Prophets of the House of All Faith. Tamsin Lewis is possessed by a mysterious 'Voice' and Amy Lewis is kidnapped by the Department of Security and to rescue them, Thomas and Gemma take on the Department and CLOTHOS, their far-seeing operation, which has become a vessel of the Aberration - the Third and Greatest of All Satans...
Floatopia - the Hidden World.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Once upon a time, a group of visionary scientists, businessmen and bureaucrats decided to create a new world. Their vision was to create Floatopia, a secret community far from the glare of the rest of humankind. They succeeded in creating the most advanced society in human history, and now they are leaving.
Cultivating Love
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,740. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011 by Lilac Moon Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Sometimes relationships should die. Sometimes boyfriends should go away -- and stay that way. And sometimes a sharp ax makes a better best friend than any diamond. Includes a sample from The Bee Lady's Amulet, also by Linn Henderson.
El Proyecto Humano
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,550. Language: Spanish. Published: April 9, 2011 by Tapuat Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Las aventuras de un ser espiritual que se transforma en humano a través de los diferentes niveles de la creación. ¿Pensaba que ser un ángel es fácil? ¡Piénsalo de nuevo! En esta pequeña novela, descubrirá la nueva perspectiva del mundo tal cual lo vivimos y se enamorará de nuevo, de su propio ser.
The Second Veil
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Series: Tales of the Scattered Earth, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,070. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
When Euphrankes Holmynn, Captain of the Airship Vector, approaches the High Council with a plan for launching an airship through The Second Veil, an energy barrier that has protected their planet since the beginning of their collective memories, he is dismissed and banished from the city. Then a flaming object is spotted by the priests in The Chamber of Stars, and only Euphrankes can save them.
Zappin' Rustlers
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 47,180. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Zappin’ Rustlers is the story of Sonny, a constable in a rural Texas county. Elected without opposition just after he graduated from high school, Sonny feels the scorn of local citizens who don’t accept him as a full-fledged lawman, and he dreams of opportunities to prove himself. Sonny achieves that goal but he stumbles all the way to success, with unexpected consequences.
Fearworld (A horror short story)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,170. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011 by Greyhart Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
After the photophobes are summoned into our dimension, what hope is there for the survivors? One man, at least, is prepared to strike back! At 6,000 words (equivalent to about 24 pages in paperback) this Greyhart Press eBook is the perfect length to enjoy on your lunch break. Be warned, though, after reading this story you will want to the lights on for a long time.
The Outer-Universe Cruise Ship Mardis Gras
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,140. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
18k Novella.... While other cruises within the universe offer excitement and adventure, The Outer-Universe Cruise Ship Mardis Gras offers its passengers a serene boring cruise. The only constant inconstant the cruise offers is a Mardis Gras party held every other day. Unfortunatly for two of its passengers, this time the cruise offers more than they bargain for.
Face Facts
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A man with face blindness has an operation that will allow him to recognize people's faces, particularly those that are important to him. He seems to be getting better, except for a persistent nightmare that started after the surgery.
Love, Venusian Style
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,110. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011 by Grey Cat Press. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When a groggy Martian forgets the toilet seat after a wild wedding night, his new bride—the Queen of Venus—promptly declares war. So much for the honeymoon. Forgetting his pants, he flees his dripping bride in a dash for the safety of Mars, but the wacky space race is already off to a rocky start. Even among artificial life forms, space ships included, naked Martians get very little respect.
Eric Flint's Grantville Gazette Volume 33
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 83,670. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011 by 1632, Inc. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Grantville Gazette Volume 33. The continuing adventures of Eric Flint's 1632 Universe as brought to you in the Grantville Gazette. Edited by Paula Goodlett.