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Applied Natural Magic
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,670. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Saving a city from itself just shouldn't be this hard. Charles Woodridge is a man pursuing a vision. His advancements in hydroponics promise both to relieve the hunger plaguing the poorest citizens of Southwatch and to propel his ambitions for career, fortune, and family. But when an act of sabotage destroys his lab and his records are stolen, all his dreams are put in jeopardy.
All That Happened
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Series: Softweapons, Book 8. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,790. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
What is the fruit’s effect? Who did really come from above and why? What conclusions can we take from all that happened?
LAIRA 1st Evolution, Rising
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 96,320. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
LAIRA is the creation of Dominic a young boy of thirteen. Older Dominic and LAIRA have secret knowledge that the world is facing a world wide apocalypse that will destroy human society. Time is short, they must rush to finish their ultimate creation, a time machine. LAIRA has her own secret, for she has become human, no longer a machine. Together they jump forward in time.
Here Lies Love
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 68,110. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Would death be less painful than life? When she is sold by her father, Abbey discovers that nightmares can occur when you’re awake. Trapped inside a wooden cage, Abbey is forced to listen to the horrors and atrocities above; time ticking down until it is her turn. But Abbey isn’t prepared to become a victim; she will escape.
Magna Maquina Complete
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,400. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Segis wakes up in a computer shop with no memory of his past. But when he is confronted by a giant talking frog urging him to run he realizes something is horribly wrong. Segis' world was taken over by an entity named The Vacanty and what is left of the world is a never-ending shopping mall inhabited by marionettes; foul creatures made from products that roam the mall in search of Segis.
Crystal World
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Series: Interworld, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,310. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014 by Grimoire Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Magalone can’t be found on any star chart. Even those who have heard of it don’t believe in it. Tom Dunjer, Chief of Security Plus, is a believer – enlisted by the insane Dr. Sass in the fight to save Magalone. Getting there won’t be easy. Getting back might be near impossible – especially once Dunjer learns what their Destabilizer is capable of… first hand.
Specterworld
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Series: Interworld, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,550. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014 by Grimoire Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
First there was a break-in at the Tool Works Plant, followed by a breakdown of security mechs and a general break-up of the beleaguered burg’s complacent conformity. And now the Mayor is gone – dissolved along with the top two levels of City Hall. For Chief of Security Plus, Tom Dunjer, the key to Happy City’s unhappiness can be found in the Specterworld – a phantom stratum from a bygone time.
Outerworld
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Series: Interworld, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,970. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014 by Grimoire Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
They framed Dunjer as professionally as if he’d been a Picasso original – the dead gang boss, the looted safe – and the evidence that could clear him was long gone, into the enemy states of the Outerworld.
Interworld
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Series: Interworld, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,170. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014 by Grimoire Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Tom Dunjer, Chief of Security Plus, didn't even know what Linzeteum was. But someone had broken into his vaults, floored his robots and disappeared the stuff. Dunjer's only chance was to find the Linzeteum before word got out that he'd lost it. But this meant venturing into Interworld, a journey that turned into a nightmare odyssey and sent him ripping through very the fabric of the universe.
Ephemeral Species Book One - The Dawning
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Price: Free! Words: 88,540. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
We've existed in our modern form for a small fraction of 1% of the lifespan of the Earth. What if our species is ephemeral? How could it happen? Who or what would replace us? Could our extinction be a good thing for those who follow us? They came to Earth but didn't care. Later, we became ephemeral, despite Nisha's efforts. Not because of a disaster or because of them, but because we chose it.
Dreams Must Die
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Price: Free! Words: 63,520. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Jimmy Shade kills dreams. It’s his job. As a member of the elite Dream Police, he defends the Collective against that poisonous nocturnal ooze. But when Shade gets infected with a dream, he finds himself on the run from his former colleagues. He must choose between his love for the Collective--and the dream he cannot live without.
Beyond the Beyond
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Price: Free! Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
The boon allowed life to exist and when it ceased to function, illness, madness and darkness swept the village. Howitz set off to do what his grandfather had done, light the obelisk and restore the boon to working order. It was somewhere out there, in the forbidden, barren lands of the beyond.
Socrates and the Sentinel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,830. Language: Australian English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The year is 2048 AD. The Iona Corporation has ended the Global Energy Crisis thanks to their revolutionary Flux Cell. It not only made them the richest private entity on the planet but it allowed them to annex the city of Sydney and declare it the sovereign nation of Iona. In addition to the Ruling Council, they created the Sentinels - an elite crime fighting unit tasked with oversight over Iona.
The Galton Principle
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Lewis Goddard has long supported the eugenics based government that rules the United States, so much so that he's a proud member of the Galton Youth, but when he suddenly finds himself classified as one of the "genetically inferior," Lewis suddenly finds himself questioning his beliefs...and on the run.
Cruel
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,950. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Two years previously, every child disappeared from Earth when the demon spirits called Cruels took over. Now Aveline must risk everything to try and save her family, but she is ultimately faced with the toughest question of all: how far is she willing to go for humanity, even if it means dying to see it restored?
Safe and Secure in Atropia
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,760. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
A couple recently moved into a master planned gated community, kept up to exacting standards by aerial surveillance, "helpful" bureaucrats, and of course the vigilant HOA. But having to worship a parking meter seems a little much. This farcical satire of suburbia illustrates that totalitarianism isn't always an iron-fisted dictatorship (yet), and it may be closer to home than one might think.
The Opium of the People
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Albert Jacobson is a man trapped in a nightmare society. The radical Christian Right has seized control of the American government, and Albert (a Jewish professor) now finds himself an outcast in his own nation...but he has no idea of the direction his life is about to take. This is the story that inspired the novel of the same name.
Short Frictions
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,030. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(5.00 from 1 review)
Robots, aliens, vampires and evil corporations (wait, we already said vampires, didn’t we) will thrill you in this collection of short stories.
Crime & Punishment
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Price: Free! Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
For thousands of years society has imposed punishments for what they define as crime. Laws are the foundations of a stable civilization. What constitutes a crime? For the most heinous crimes, what's an appropriate punishment? In "Crime & Punishment", the lives of two individuals collide: The first, a devious criminal called Vargr, and the second, an ordinary man named Charles Wilson.
Venus Crossing
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,620. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Around the year 2025, when no American citizen pays taxes any more, and neither the government nor the scientific establishment has any money, people are still eager to reach other planets. It takes an evolved tomcat, a roving beauty, an ex-President, and dreamers who have overcome harsh prejudices, to stumble their way to the peak that beckons them. In new biospheres, the heart remains eternal.