Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure

Spires
By J.A. Marlow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,950. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2011 by Star Catcher Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
I should be barricaded at home, scared like the rest of them. But no. I'm out walking the streets, sure my mind is about to burn out. The last thing I need is to run into a snot-nosed kid with a stolen alien artifact. Both seem to have something to do with the vines invading the city, but why should I care? Unfortunately for me, the vines care. Includes the complete BONUS story, "In the Cauldron"
Not Kid's Games - The Adventures Of Janr Ssor
By Janr Ssor
Series: The Adventures Of Janr Ssor, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Can a hallucinogenic experience stop a war that has already been fought? What if hallucinations are real? ... Janr and Q have created the worlds most popular War Game and now they are involved in a real war. Fighting for survival with modern weapons has already failed but they just might be able to do something unimaginable with mushrooms and a little help from technology. Take the Trip!
Tiny Earth Declares War on Earth
By JT Pearson
Price: Free! Words: 7,690. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
This is humor along the lines of The Hitchhikers Guide to the Universe. The president is coming into the Whitehouse after being elected and the Secretary of Defense tries to brief him about our microscopic nemesis and the building agression between the two planets. After the president realizes that he isn't being hazed his first day in office he needs a plan to defend earth.
Glint of a Suncatcher (Children of Jad #1)
By J.A. Marlow
Series: Children of Jad, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,000. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2011 by Star Catcher Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Amazing discovery or a trigger to war… Elvy Akuma hopes to make a little extra money by finding and selling Suncatchers, the shells of a native Jad land-mollusk, to tourists. She finds something else in the dirt, instead. An unexpected discovery that could make the humble world of Jad famous. Or it could reignite a war between Human and Chion. A science fiction novelette.
Conductors: A short story
By Joshua Scribner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,590. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Two men awake within the confines of an electrified chain-link fence. Machine guns point at them from every direction. Fanged beasts stalk the outside. An hourglass shows they're running out of time. They have no idea why they're here.
Where the Purple Grass Grows
By J.A. Marlow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,560. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011 by Star Catcher Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The last thing reporter Steve Gortney expects is pirates raiding the strange space-elevator on the backworld of Vorstogen. While he's thrilled for the exclusive on a pirate raid-in-progress, he soon finds his own life in danger from a secret the pirates are willing to kill to keep hidden. Meanwhile, the space-elevator has a few secrets of its own... A science fiction novelette by J.A. Marlow.
The Art of Negotiation
By J.A. Marlow
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 11,440. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011 by Star Catcher Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
After overseeing the downsizing of a construction facility at Arcturus, Zada Harper comes face-to-face with an old friend... whom she just helped lay off. Zada then finds herself the next target of the ISC Corporation layoffs. She is suddenly without a job and forced into automatic arbitration for a severance settlement. But Zada won't go quietly. The ISC feels the sting of her departure.
Leuchtende Hoffnung - Adventskalender -
By Schreibwerk AutorInnengruppe
Price: $2.70 USD. Words: 15,150. Language: German. Published: September 29, 2011 by Annemarie Nikolaus. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Religion
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Kriege und Umweltkatastrophen haben die Erde verwüstet. Erid, einer der wenigen Überlebenden, haust jahrelang einsam in einer Höhle. Da taucht in der Ferne ein Licht auf und eine Wölfin sucht sein Vertrauen. Er wagt sich aus dem Schutz seiner Höhle. Ein Weihnachten könnte es in jedweder Zukunft geben. Der SF-Roman „Leuchtende Hoffnung“ ist als Adventskalender verfasst.
The Last Shuttle
By Tom Glover
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,660. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A top-secret NASA space telescope designed to detect alien life is in trouble, at risk of entering Earth’s upper atmosphere and vaporizing. Only one man could prevent the accident. An ex-NASA scientist reluctantly joins the crew of re-commissioned space shuttle Discovery on a daring rescue mission to recover the satellite. Orbiting Earth, they are about to experience something out of this world.
Daisy Chaining
By Mary E. Lowd
Price: Free! Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A boastful spaceman traps himself into racing a frezzipod through an asteroid field. (Original venue: Untied Shoelaces of the Mind, Issue #5)
One Way To Mars 2
By Gary Weston
Series: One Way To Mars, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,490. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Andrew Foreman was looking forward to meeting the visitors from Earth. He expected a few surprises, but got more than he bargained for.
The First Key
By Prudence MacLeod
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,530. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Young Branah is suddenly apprenticed to the most powerful magic user known. All the Mora masters fear her, yet he must learn all she can teach. However, if he discovers her to be a darkwalker, an evil Mora, he must oppose her. If not he must learn what she can teach. Will she teach him or simply abandon him to his fate?
Jolly Roger
By Gary Alan Ruse
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,040. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Two time-traveling special agents and a feisty young lady pirate captain join forces in 1717 to prevent the course of history from being changed. This science fiction adventure comedy adds a new twist to pirate lore.
The Whispering Tombs (Quality Times #1)
By Gayle Ramage
Price: Free! Words: 16,140. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In 'The Whispering Tombs', Quality and Tim are residing at the luxurious Baala Haven Resort, on an unpronounceable planet, when they're invited on a quest to find ancient hidden treasure by a wealthy alien archaeologist. Reaching the caves of Azrokaran, however, loyalties are tested to the very limits as those within the group reveal their true colours.
Mesmorterion Chronicles Avergous
By Lex J. Grootelaar
Series: Mesmorterion Chronicles, Avergous. Price: Free! Words: 2,040. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
These are the journal entries of the barbarian Avergous, exiled form his home planet he seeks to rebuild his empire. This short story is the percosor to the full length novel Mesmorterion Chronicles Part one.
Star Sails: Dark Matter
By Sylynt Storme
Series: Star Sails, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,650. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Dark Matter is #1 in the Star Sails' series: Earth's first space ship, the good ship Pax has been sent to the Virgo Cluster to make first contact. Full of humanity's best and brightest engineers, scientist and leaders it is a peaceful mission of exploration. But something has gone terribly wrong.
Outreach Station
By J.A. Johnson
Price: Free! Words: 12,810. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Outreach Station, abandoned on the edge of the Solar System for generations, is home to a not-so-thriving human population and a new, exploding population of super-sized rats. What has caused the sudden transformation and infestation and what is its terrible purpose? Outreach Station's resident pest control expert, Eric Foster is about to find out the answer the hard way.
The Red Sand Sea
By J.A. Johnson
Price: Free! Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Upon The Red Sand Sea of Mars, man and machine discover a secret that will change the red planet forever.
Tales from Omega Station: Abduction
By J. Kirsch
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,010. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
What starts out as innocent adventure takes a brutal turn when corporate enemies of Kyrena's father decide to use her as collateral damage. Kyrena gets more than she bargained for, but she meets a guy who just might make the difference...and steal her heart.
Jane 8086 Part Three
By Richard X. Ellison
Series: Jane 8086. Price: Free! Words: 5,740. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
It's finally time for Jane to go outside! Remi soon realises that showing her the ropes is not as easy as he thought it would be when they find themselves in one hilarious scenario after another. Allison is back as well...and this time with an offer that can't be refused! And, a mysterious presence, yet to reveal themselves, seems to be tracking Jane.