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And I Shall Answer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,460. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2011 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
When Will Manderly’s son, dying of AIDS, tells his father that his dying wish is to know for sure whether there is a God and what that God thinks about him, Will creates an intelligent GodBot on the undernet that will grow and learn through interaction with humans. But as time grows short, even Will can't predict the directions his "gift" will take.
Science Fiction Short Stories, Volume 1
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,480. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2011 by Julie Hyzy. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
"Dissident," an award-winning short story from Julie Hyzy, writing as S.F. Hyzy. Also, the never before published short, "Travelogue." Bonus: first chapter sample from N.C. Hyzy's mystery novel, PLAYING WITH MATCHES
Faster Than Light: The Fallen Goddess
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Price: Free! Words: 17,260. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.83 from 6 reviews)
The first in a series of short stories about the I.S.S. Fenghuang, the last faster-than-light starship in the galaxy, and its crew of rebels determined to reunite humanity.
Destiny
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Series: The Scarred Sun Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 45,490. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Taya Labidaar was the only child of the one man who'd been able to pull the Nordenn Region's scattered dissidents together into an army. She had her father's charisma, her mother's tactical brilliance, and all the knowledge her cousin Owen could possibly share. Life just seems to keep getting more complicated. She has no choice but to tell her story, like her cousin before her...
Apex Magazine - Issue 22
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,530. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(2.00 from 1 review)
Apex Magazine is a monthly science fiction, fantasy, and horror magazine featuring original, mind-bending short fiction from many of the top pros of the field. This issues contains fiction by Darin Bradley, Kat Howard, and Veronica Schanoes.
Resonance: Dead Forever Book 3
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Series: Dead Forever, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,850. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2011 by Glyd-Evans Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Sentence: Life on Earth. Sequel to Apotheosis, a boy recalls a past beyond his birth, but adults dismiss the fantasy as the overactive imagination of a child in need of therapy and medication. As an adult, his notions prove true when he encounters friends and foes from a distant past, also reincarnated on Earth. But who is friend and who is foe? Resonance concludes the Dead Forever trilogy.
Mars: A Traveler's Guide
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Price: Free! Words: 2,760. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Red Planet Adventures provides customized tours on Mars. Naturally, they have been optimized for safety. Soon, satellite coverage on the planet will even reach 100%! But what happens in the meantime ... ? "Mars: A Traveler's Guide" was originally published in The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction in January 2008. It was nominated for the Nebula Award in 2009.
Dissension
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Series: The Scarred Sun Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,400. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Owen was born and raised to be a soldier, and he was determined to be a damned good one. Until everything changed. "Dissension" chronicles one man's search for identity in a post-apocalyptic world ravaged by an unending war. Owen tells his own story - detailing all he knows, feels, and learns over time - trusting that even if he can't make a difference, there's someone out there that can.
Bird Magics
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Price: Free! Words: 9,360. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2011 by White Sun Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Ulak is a crow. A berry addict and eccentric in the crow community living in the courtyard behind a row of white houses, he decides one day that the humans have to die. Convinced he knows the secret to making this happen, he shares his ambitions with his two friends, Fark and Jaak. They, of course, think he’s nuts...at least until the white lights begin to appear in the sky.
Armlet
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,070. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
The armlet Kolina is given by her dying grandmother has been handed down through her family for countess generations. The armlet connects her to Eboff, a computer with news that she is the descendant of a starship crew that crashed on the planet a millennium before. All the armlet bearers are needed to use technology to stop the the impending nuclear holocaust. But is it already too late?
Project Utopia
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 82,290. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 11 reviews)
Harry is in a mental ward suffering from amnesia. He begins to see a dark, shadowy presence form around certain staff and patients which is soon followed by the realization that he possesses special abilities: the power to release energy from his fingertips, control technology, and tap into the nervous systems of people to control them like puppets. Who is he, and what has been done to him?
Ruff! Guide to Space Opera
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 105,250. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
Ruff! Guide to Space Opera is a comprehensive guide to large scale and romantic outer space adventures in all media. Movies, television, games, animation, comics, role-playing games, books, stories, computer games and more. Ruff helps you develop your fascination with fast spaceships roaming the deep void, sword swinging raygun duels on other planets, aliens and the conflicts of Galactic Empires.
A Tale of Two Vampires: Reunited
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Price: Free! Words: 23,790. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
This is the second installment of A Tale of Two Vampires and tells us about Milo and all he has encountered prior to his reunion with Lexie.
Human Interest
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2011 by Thunder Valley Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Paradise. A wind-swept mining town on a far-flung planet, and the latest stop for Samuel, a burned-out vid reporter stuck on the human interest circuit. Paradise. A town on the edge of the Big Nothing, the black emptiness between galaxies. Paradise. A town with a chilling secret. A secret that will change Samuel’s life forever.
Sovereign's Son
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Price: $1.89 USD. Words: 131,110. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
If you read only one novel this year, it should be "Sovereign's Son". This is a novel where the past meets the future and the new generation meets the old. It is a novel with something to say about our history, ecology and our very nature as humans.
The Quinx Effect
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,510. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2011 by Sam's Dot Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Quinx Terwilliger is an adolescent girl who is unaware of her influence on those around her on Ceres Station. Each of her friends has a weakness, but Quinx manages to bind them together for their strengths. When terrorists from Earth shut down Ceres, Quinx realizes it's time to go, but go where? To return to Earth and be killed, or to risk death by leading her tiny band to seek humanity's ultima
Horspaw
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Series: HEALF. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 156,190. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Book 5 in the HEALF Saga. When Capt. 'Rod' Rodick defeated Lord Balzar in the Northern Fringe, he took every precaution possible to make sure there wasn't anything left of his nemisis's corpse. He believed in his heart that Lord Balzar was gone for good. What he hadn't anticipated was Lord Balzar's cloned/genetically altered offspring, Horspaw. Lacking a soul, his evil knows no bounds!
Zombies! Episode 6: Barriers Collapse
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,680. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Zombies! It's not the end of the world. The walls that separate the characters of Zombies! begin to collapse. Abby and Peter embark on a crusade to warn people of the threat of zombies while John Arrick discovers that his miraculous recovery from the zombie infection does not come without side effects. Zombies! is currently under development as a television series.
Notes Towards The Design And Production Of The Protohuman
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,500. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Grimy science-fiction from the author of I-O, Nothing Is Inflammable, Katja From The Punk Band and Pretty Little Things To Fill Up The Void. Dziga toils in his decrepit laboratory in the midst of an industrial wasteland as he seeks to achieve his life's work - to create a protohuman. A dingy, psychological and paranoid masterpiece, this is as dark as science fiction gets.
He Lacks Utility
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,520. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2011 by White Sun Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Reggie Brinks just wanted to ride out the deadly virus that threatened to kill the world. A few months in cryogenic freeze while they came up with a cure, and he’d be right as rain, back to his previous lifestyle. But the civilization that greets him on the other side no longer resembles anything he knew…and infuriatingly, he finds his opinions and and money don't have the same pull they once did.