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And my Heart beating under a Bark of Metal Scraps
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011 by Karoline Henders. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
In a far away, dystopian future a man, genetically engineered to be the perfect soldier, gives up on integrating into society. Compelled by his artifically induced conscience, he takes drastic measures A SF short story.
The Time-Lapsed Man
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,360. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011 by infinity plus. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Emerging from flux after three months of mind-pushing a starship through the nada-continuum, Thorn realised he could not hear. He was on his second drink, an hour later, when a sound startled him. But it was the wrong sound... Classic short science fiction, and winner of the 1988 Interzone poll for best story of the year.
Evil Agenda
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Series: Clones and Mutants, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,260. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
An interagency task force pursues an international money launderer. David Olsen feels uneasy about his assignment. The money launderer Rupert Snyder aka Vladimir Kalinin has an evil agenda—world domination. He wants to breed the perfect soldier. One of Rupert’s creations, Sirena, escapes his clutches and joins David and friends on a perilous mission to thwart the madman’s plans.
Three Species on Lava World
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,570. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Sequel to "Going Past the Town Prison," Geodon and Nansella learn to live in exile, but assisted by the strange but helpful Rardats they had found hibernating in their millennia-old airship. Then they find that the Rardat's mortal enemy has followed them here, and all were in danger. How to alert the authorities that had set bounty hunters after them, of the great danger even to Earth herself?
Infiltration
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Price: Free! Words: 3,350. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(4.00 from 1 review)
John is a prospector on the moon of Callisto. While on a surveying trip he finds a derelict ship at the bottom of a valley. Checking out the wreck he realises that this vessel has no business being anywhere near the moon. As he explores the interior the real reason for the crash becomes clear.
Memory Stick
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Price: Free! Words: 6,400. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Imagine a world where IQ means nothing. Where another measure, something called PQ, Potential Quotient, has replaced it, and where a person's worth is determined by this measure instead. For Low Pots like Tricia Clark, a brilliant girl with a high IQ but low PQ, it means being stuck in a prison she can never break free of, or does it?
Humanity's Testament
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Price: Free! Words: 6,060. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
In the future, humanity's fate lies with the Narcalins, a monstrous genetic creation of mankind. But the Narcalins are rebelling, stopping production of a metal only they can obtain, and doing it in a particularly unusual way. The only man that can fix the problem is Dr. John Lambert. The question is, will he succeed, and if so, at what cost?
The App Effect
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,590. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
A seeminlgy wonderful and innocent phone app goes viral, and turns deadly, doing horrific things to anyone it chooses to. The app is self-sufficient, and gains enough intelligence to control people and change them into things no one ever imaged possible. The App Effect proves that there is such a thing as a true killer app.
Vision Machine: A short story of biblical proportions
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,250. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Vision Machine is the story of how Mankind received the most extraordinary gift of technology that will change our perception of history forever. Vision Machine gives each of us what we’ve always wanted: An eye witness view into the past--as it actually happened without bias, embellishment or editing. Imagine the religious, criminal and astronomical implications...
Going Somewhere Else
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Price: Free! Words: 1,160. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A space explorer readies for a voyage that will never return. Part of the "Break Bites" Series: Stories short enough to read when you get a break from your everyday activities. About the Author: Amber D. Sistla was born in Oklahoma and now lives in the Pacific Northwest. She has a degree in computer science and has six U.S. and E.U. patents. Her fiction has appeared or is forthcoming in Nature,
The End Begins: The Nine
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 144,180. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(3.00 from 1 review)
The Nine. Once an academy for training students in the ways of wizards and alchemists, has become a facility for harvesting the powers of students for study. Cassarah Telmar escaped the Nine, vowing to bring it down. But is the choice to live as a slave or to die with freedom one she can make alone?
Penguins
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,060. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011 by Karoline Henders. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Penguins - a cyberpunk love story.
Hardwired (Complete Novel)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 122,150. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Earth lies prostrate beneath the lash of the Orbital powers, and Earth’s Balkanized nations have no choice but to let the Orbitals plunder their remaining wealth. But now, if the criminal underworld and the guerilla underground can join forces, there is a chance to shift the balance of power. . .
Earth Rise
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,500. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Earth Rise covers the long, tortuous path taken by the races of the Earth to climb out of the mud, scrape, crawl and drag our way “one small step” at a time and join the glorious community of galactic civilization -- in essence, to reach the stars. The three novellas Wrench and Claw, Honor Bound Honor Born, and First Mars strive to highlight the science that will take us to the stars.
Memorymakers
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,390. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Memorymakers tells the story of an ancient race of beings called the Ch’Var, who live among humans. They look like humans, act like humans, talk like humans. Their appetites, though, are anything but human. First of two collaborations between Brian Herbert and his cousin Marie Landis.
All Geeked Up
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Price: Free! Words: 67,390. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
From their humble beginnings as inventors of a handheld device with basic mind control capabilities, the tech-folk behind World Weary Avengers, Incorporated moved on to develop such gadgets as one capable of recording an individual's very personality and replaying it back into another person. Only a small group of testers stand between these audacious inventors and your very soul.
Verifiable
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,220. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In utopia nothing is unknown. The Cloud sees, records and shares everything. Apps can tell you anything about anyone from anywhere. No secret can be kept, no wrong can be done...except by a Ghost. Invisible to the Cloud and overlooked by humanity, these shadow people lead hidden lives off the grid. Unrestricted by the Cloud, a Ghost is capable of anything, even destruction.
The Meyersco Helix
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,880. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(4.63 from 8 reviews)
"How the hell did we come to where the President of the United States has two minutes to decide whether he will nuke Boston or kill the world instead?" *** “Mr McCoy gets on with the job of telling us exactly what it is like in the Heart of Darkness. He has the soldier's eye for terrain and the soldier's eye for character. This has the ring of truth.” — John Braine Sunday Telegraph
First Mars
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,970. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
First Mars takes the next step – the first human mission to Mars. Because of the advances in virtual reality, humans have learned to control the awesome power released in the gas core nuclear rocket. Unfortunately, some people believe that no one should go to Mars at all.
Honor Bound Honor Born
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,800. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Honor Bound Honor Born, follows the tortuous travails of Hawk Stanton as he tries to stay alive on the Moon. A family man with a sense of purpose, Hawk is willing to risk his life to build the first commercial lunar base, the first real step for humanity off of the mother planet. But when his return is thwarted by governmental politics, Hawk must find a way to live for months instead of weeks.