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Shadow Unit 1
Price: Free! Words: 72,650. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2011 by CatYelling. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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The FBI's Behavioral Analysis Unit hunts humanity's worst nightmares. But there are nightmares humanity doesn't dream are real. The BAU sends those cases down the hall. There, Stephen Reyes and his team pursue criminals transformed by a mysterious force: the anomaly. Welcome to Shadow Unit. The Shadow Unit series was created by award-winning authors Emma Bull and Elizabeth Bear.
Treasure (Seed Savers)
Series: Seed Savers, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 36,280. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Dystopian, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
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It’s 2077. There’s no apocalypse, but some things are different. Things like the weather, the internet, and food. In Clare’s world, blueberry is just a flavor and apples are found only in fairy tales. When the authorities discover the children’s forbidden tomato plant and arrest their mother, Clare and her brother flee, looking for a place called "The Garden State."
Lily (Seed Savers)
Series: Seed Savers, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,460. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Dystopian, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
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It’s definitely not what she had in mind for summer vacation.When her friends disappear under mysterious circumstances, thirteen-year-old Lily sets out to discover more about the secret organization with which they had become involved. The truth she uncovers sets her on a path fraught with uncertainty. How will Lily decide which way to turn or whom she can trust?
REEL Rangers Adventure: Volatile Moon
Series: REEL Rangers Adventures. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,300. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Ecology Ranger “Tree” Mays once again gets reassigned after provoking corporate polluters. In order to redeem himself, Tree must lead his team on a perilous mission to prevent a mining disaster, while challenging a formidable adversary, at the South Pole of the Moon. On Delta Base, Captain Revelin North struggles to maximize mining production... a deadly confrontation is inevitable.
Take That, You Scaredy-Cat!
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,920. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Bullying
Jay will have to learn how to confront his fears, stand up to his enemies, and forgive those that have let him down. Take That beautifully captures both the excitement and the vulnerability of being a kid these days. Kids will learn important lessons about how to stand up for themselves and how to overcome the bullies in their lives. It will make a difference in the lives of kids from age
Kaleidoscope: Diverse YA Science Fiction and Fantasy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,980. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
What do a disabled superhero, a time-traveling Chinese-American figure skater, and a transgender animal shifter have in common? They’re all stars of Kaleidoscope stories! Featuring New York Times bestselling and award winning authors along with newer voices.
Ma MacDonald Flees the Farm: It's Not a Pretty Picture ... Book
Series: Activity Books for Kids · Food Books for Children. Price: $3.01 USD. Words: 470. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Nursery Rhymes, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When animals ruin Mrs. MacDonald’s catering business, Ma takes action--you can too with finding activities for ages 3 - 8.
Signs of Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,580. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Signs of Life follows diverse characters as they live, bravely though often blindly, in the rural areas and small towns where they run into life's jagged walls—yet still they seek for marrow, some sign, to sustain them on their singular journeys.
Heirloom (Seed Savers)
Series: Seed Savers, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,300. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
In this third installment of the futuristic Seed Savers series, Lily travels cross-country searching for her missing father who led a failed rebellion before she was born. Clare and Dante, meanwhile, enjoy life on a farm in Canada while learning more of the shocking history of how gardening became illegal in the United States.
The Alternate Universe
Price: Free! Words: 43,620. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Claude thinks his biggest problem is trying to impress his new boyfriend when a much bigger problem comes along: his father vanishes, leaving clues that he might have invented a time machine. In search of answers, Claude and his best friend must stay a step ahead of a powerful corporation and confront one of the darkest episodes in history. But they are running out of time.