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Tendon from Bone - Part Two
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Price: Free! Words: 20,400. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
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For a thousand years, the fleet has squabbled. For a thousand years, the fleet has splintered. For a thousand years, the fleet has warred among itself. Three purposes for its journey have been given, to conflicting ends. None can be confirmed, none denied. Words have bent to force, and force to ire, and ire prolonged. Into this dying world come three who seek order on their own terms... 2 of 10
Zombies! Summer Special: Growing Pains
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Price: Free! Words: 5,510. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
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During a blizzard in New York City, an army of zombies is unleashed on the population. Dillon Waters, a ten year old boy, must grow up quickly and face the threat head on when the zombies infest his Manhattan apartment building. This segment takes place during the events of Zombies! Episode 10: State of Emergency.
A Simple Lens
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Price: Free! Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A washed-out burned-out alcoholic struggles with his life and has one last stand in his long series of career dead ends. He teams with fellow technologists to produce a marvelous invention in solar technology. The question is, is the world ready for such an innovation? Near future, hard SF, 4900 words.
Tendon from Bone - Part One
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Price: Free! Words: 11,020. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
For a thousand years, the fleet has squabbled. For a thousand years, the fleet has splintered. For a thousand years, the fleet has warred among itself. Three purposes for its journey have been given, to conflicting ends. None can be confirmed, none denied. Words have bent to force, and force to ire, and ire prolonged. Into this dying world come three who seek order on their own terms... 1 of 10
Weaver
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Price: Free! Words: 45,360. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
The paths of a fifteen-year-old girl and an embittered FBI agent collide when Alex Cronlord discovers she can see the future. Together, the two are caught between a secret society with ties to the agent's own family and human-looking creatures who might literally be out of this world...
Phane
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Price: Free! Words: 9,720. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
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A gang of vandalistic teens grow up on a far world and discover unsettling clues of their planet’s mysterious heritage. One youth is left to explore the possibilities . . . and explore the cosmos. Speculative fiction, 9500 words.
80AD - The Hammer of Thor (Book 2)
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Price: Free! Words: 64,520. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Book One saw Jade and Phoenix cast into their avatar's bodies and into Level One of the fantasy game world of 80AD. Now, instead of going home, they find themselves in Level Two - a hostile, frozen wilderness. They have no idea where they are or how fulfil their next quest - to steal the legendary Hammer of Thor...and everyone knows stealing things from Gods is hazardous to your health...
Spectacular Moments of Wonder with Dr. Monocle: That Certain Gentleman
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You set the price! Words: 126,220. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A fantastical steampunk adventure which follows Dr. Monocle on a quest to find an ancient relic before it is lost to time.
Majesty's Offspring (Book 1)
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Price: Free! Words: 93,860. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
More than a century ago, war hero Julius Verndock helped end a galactic war with Majesty—the first living machine. Today in 2213, he and his partner Laina command a pirate ship, and despite their desire to retire from the pirate life, are drawn into another galactic conflict where they must once again save humanity, but this time with help from Chorus—Majesty's secret offspring...
The Brain Machine
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Price: Free! Words: 8,050. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
Enter Brain 0.4, marvelous invention of Professor Sadsook. The professor is more or less pleased with his AI prodigy. It shocks the world—but when the creation starts proving itself cleverer than creator, things start to go awry. Speculative fiction, 6100 words.
Passing in the Night
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Price: Free! Words: 14,000. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011 by SSN Storytelling. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A year-long shift in the middle of the interstellar void can be dull. For the Fourth shift crew of the starliner Pericles, enroute to Earth from one of the colonies, the passage could best be called routine. Until sensors detect an unknown and unexpected object ahead. What they find in the endless night of space will forever change their universe. Assuming they survive to tell about it.
The Belar (A Tale from the Gateway Worlds)
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Price: Free! Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
On Davox, the second moon of the Gateway World of Utainium, the Belar, majestic shepherds of the runeyan live peacefully. But now their adopted world is filling with Watchers from the home world of Omni, Watchers who, usually, take whatever they wish...
Automatic Assassin
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Price: Free! Words: 40,570. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A cyberpunk space opera about Xolo, a man who replaced his conscience with a machine. A routine assassination on a synthetic planet gets complicated when Xolo stupidly rescues some kids, gets a bomb in his head (that falls in love with him) and then winds up on the world of kings, brainslaves and electric zombies known as ‘Earth,’ where he is mistaken for a cosmic messiah.
Histoire d'un Choix
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Price: Free! Words: 10,220. Language: French. Published: August 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Jérôme Menasis est un homme ordinaire, qui mène une vie ordinaire. Son quotidien va basculer du jour au lendemain suite à une apparition des plus mystérieuses. Il sera embarqué malgré lui dans un processus qui va le contraindre à faire un choix ultime.
Tempting Yerva
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Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
A young acolyte in the midst of puberty finds monastic life a drag. An alien presence whispers in her ear; it tempts her with visions undreamed of, visions so sinister as to be . . . appealing? Speculative fiction, 2200 words.
Gingerblon!
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Price: Free! Words: 6,540. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
An eloquent knight is invested with a curious and disturbing task: to investigate a young girl’s purported ‘loitering’ about the infamous Castle Creep. Can it be true? The task seems trivial, almost ludicrous, but is it what it seems? Fantasy, 6400 words.
The Mirror of Eventualities
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Price: Free! Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
A Magus is summoned by the queen of Amphidares to deal with her political troubles. The Magus, however, is inept. His thaumaturgy hurls him into the murky dimension of Ynos where to survive he must elude strange phenomena and even feyer creatures. Fantasy, 6000 words.
The Sacred Protocol
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Series: Evilution. Price: Free! Words: 79,330. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Sacred Protocol is the first volume in the Evilution series. It is an alternate history crime thriller. Two pivotal events in history have a very different outcome. The first is the Spanish Armada. The story swiftly moves to the collapse of the internet in 2016. A slide to dystopian culture is avoided by the new SACRED system. An increasing number of protesters against SACRED die mysteriously.
Tournament at Bergum
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Price: Free! Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
An upstart swordswoman trains under a controversial vagabond. Is he a sword-master in his own right? She seems to think so, yet she is unprepared for the test to come . . . Fantasy adventure, 5600 words.
Touched by the Tithys
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Price: Free! Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
An up-and-coming healer must wield the infamous Tithys blade to protect her clan from the rival warrior-dans. The trouble is, how can she unleash its sinister power when she feels so much compassion for the enemy? A 4900 word heroic fantasy tale.