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Angels' Watch Book 1: Chimes of Light
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Series: Angels' Watch, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 145,810. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2010 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
"Be careful what you ask for, you just might get it," was an old saying of Ev Rykoff, locomotive engineer...until Jenine entered his life. When her enigmatic voice entered his mind -- everything changed. Share the learning, heartbreak, joys, and challenges as Ev Rykoff and his friends begin a lifelong journey with the Silicrys. Hop on the train; come along for the ride. Become part of 'Chimes
What Fluffy Knew
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,160. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(4.00 from 1 review)
Fluffy has the perfect life. Her cat bed, her kibble, a human to wait on her. Until they came. And they would change everything—unless she could stop them. One of of award-winning writer Kristine Kathryn Rusch’s most popular stories. Includes complete bonus story, "What Fluffy Knew."
Operator B
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,020. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2010 by Necro Publications. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Science fiction, Lee-style. A U.S. Air Force test pilot recruited for a very special mission: to fly an operational recovered UFO. Any test pilot’s dream, right? Wrong. Special disfiguring surgery is required for anyone human who wants to fly the craft. This brilliant novella proves to detractors that Lee can write in many arenas, not just horror, and doesn’t have to rely on the “gross-out."
Dragons Plight, The Slayer Series, Book I
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Series: The Slayer Series, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 136,780. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Cursed. Callobus Swordstar only wants a normal life, but a curse that threatens to consume him has assured the rest of his days will be filled with chaos. Although a powerful weapon, does he dare use the curse to help those around him, or does he fight for control as his family and friends are destroyed? When things go from bad to worse, Callobus must turn to...
Fire Starter
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,380. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2010 by Tift Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
When Belden was blamed for using his fire talent to melt all the candles in the classroom, he was threatened with mind wiping. He was also not impressed when Casi asked for his help to understand how his fire talent worked. Was it so she could control his talent? Should he help her?
Highhaven Adventure
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 41,280. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2010 by Strict Publishing International. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The new colonists on a distant planet were nervous, not least because the advance Survey Team had disappeared. To everyone’s concern, Darla has adopted a young, wolf-like animal after being forced to kill its mother when she was attacked. More worryingly, the appearance of an unknown starship might mean that the colonists have to fight for their new world.
The Opium of the People
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 42,790. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2010 by Nomadic Delirium Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The American government has been overthrown! After a near-miss of a giant comet, the American people fall under the control of a radical right-wing fundamentalist Christian government, ruled by the Grand Patriarchs, that slowly strips away their freedoms and establishes a rule of law that even the dictatorships of the 20th Century couldn’t have dreamed up.
Seedlings on the Solar Winds and other stories
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 43,000. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2010 by Nomadic Delirium Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
America as a fascist state, soldiers driven to terrorism, insane computers, insane humans, insane aliens, these are just some of the things waiting for readers in the pages of this new short story collection from prize winning science fiction author J Alan Erwine.
Worlds of the Timestream Book 2: The Friends
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Series: Worlds of the Timestream, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 150,230. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2010 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In the decades following the deposition of James IV, his descendants and relatives continue the struggle to survive clan MacCarthy's plots. Katherina Rourke loses everything except her close-knit group of friends when first her mother, Iron Kate, then her father Matthew (formerly Donal IV) are murdered. Later her friendships disintegrate, and a subsequent donal uses Sean Reilly to kill Katherina..
Worlds of the Timestream Book 1: The Peace
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Series: Worlds of the Timestream, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 144,030. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2010 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Peace is alternate-history Irish-flavoured Christian science fiction. James IV, High King of Ireland and the worlds he rules, is deposed at the height of the Three Worlds' War (1941). Banned from the throne by his corrupt nobles for 60 years, he struggles to survive and maintain the Pax Hibernia despite clan MacCarthy's genocidal high-tech schemes.
Apotheosis: Dead Forever Book 2
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Series: Dead Forever, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,640. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2010 by Glyd-Evans Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
A god? No thanks, too much responsibility. Sequel to Awakening, the hero is plunged into an alien world at war and natives who either regard him as a god or another heretic fit to burn. In a world driven to extremes of intolerance and cruelty, the hero fights for peace but his nemesis has arrived, and he likes playing god, poised to launch unthinkable wrath that fulfills a world-ending prophecy.
Dinner on a Flying Saucer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Sometimes, when a fella gets to help out with fightin’ a war between two alien races, it’s just not such a good idea to tell your wife. Sometimes the truth just isn't good enough. A really fun short story by USA Today bestselling writer Dean Wesley Smith
Apex Magazine - Issue 13
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,490. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(2.00 from 1 review)
Apex Magazine is a monthly science fiction, fantasy, and horror ezine. This issue features short fiction from Holly Hight, Naomi Libicki, Jeff Carlson, and Matthew Kressel.
The Tunnel At The End Of The Light
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 151,300. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Our world is undergoing massive technology changes that hold the promise of a brighter future. New discoveries are leapfrogging over each other in ways that few understand, and fewer still know what the consequences will be. In the process many people are being left behind unable to find work in the new economy, unable to cope with the byproducts of science unleashed.
Lonnie, Me and the Hound of Hell
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,480. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Short stories of animals and oddities. A man's best friend believes he's called the devil's own dog. A little girl is terrorized, with only two little mice to help her. A vampire is sent to clean up a crooked horse race. A gay cat puts his paws on the line to save a friend from aliens. Ten stories included, some never before published.
Paparazzi of Dreams
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,650. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In a world that sells and records dreams, a celebrity will do anything to guard his privacy. But the paparazzi try to steal a celebrity’s dreams anyway. And who do the dreams belong to? The person who dreamed it or the person who recorded it? And what happens if a dream reveals a past crime? Is it a memory? Or is it fiction?
Life's Corporate Memories
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 58,950. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
If privileged to talk to Life's Corporate Memories, you would expect them to talk about you; they do, but they also talk about constituents of nebulae, how planetary bodies form, a lateral acceleration overlooked in the flattening equation, the need to get off this planet, the cause of global warming and our death in the coming Ice Age; that is what they talked about with me, a ragamuffin refuge.
Mission Pour l'Univers
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,640. Language: French. Published: June 4, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
La machine arrivait de très loin, vraiment très loin, de quelque part dans l’espace… Pour l’atterrissage, elle fixa son choix sur un petit village dans le sud de la France… Il était onze heures et six minutes quand elle se posa dans l’herbe, à l’intérieur d’un tout petit bois. Sa mission « en tête », elle était prête à se mettre au travail.
Playing in the Street
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,500. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Sometimes a lost gold mine offers up more than just gold. And sometimes a secret should remain a secret. A generational science fiction story from USA Today bestselling writer Dean Wesley Smith.
Shard Mountain
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 174,250. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Three young men involved in a highway accident are surprised to wake up 572 years later in a dark underground tomb. They’ll need to learn to survive in this harsh post-apocalyptic future where mutations are common among people and wildlife, and to unravel the mystery of what happened while they slept, to discover why they would be categorized as something other than human beings.