Books tagged: science fiction suspense

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Bug-Eyed Monsters
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,060. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Classic Space Opera! When Danny and Jennifer have a rooftop picnic, they've no idea the uninvited guests aren't ants, but rather a bug-eyed monster from outer space. The creature kidnaps and takes them far from Earth. Facing dissection, the two attempt escape, but this is no easy task! There are even more aliens. And not only Danny and Jennifer's lives hang in the balance, but all of Earth's!
Dance Of The Butterflies
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,390. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A new world and a great bonus for finding it--if it's proven safe for human habitat. But on a planet filled with countless butterflies and few other species, something seems very wrong! For the three explorers, the answer to all the strangely dancing butterflies is far more than they ever bargained for! Not only are the creatures beautiful to behold, but their origins are an enigma--a fatal one?
Serpent Caravan
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Earth is in a desperate battle against the alien Sinaquan and losing! The only hope is to send colonists to places the enemy isn't likely to look, marginal worlds, such as Viejo, with its migrant seas, and gas-giant neighbor, Prometheus. But when those colonists explore for a new base location, disaster strikes! The Sinaquan have found them. And their Serpent Caravan may have nowhere left to go...
Worm Sign
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
The world teeters on the brink of a nuclear holocaust. Time is running out. And for Roddy and Lacey, two physicists, their attempts to find an escape through a wormhole just aren't working. For some reason, they only open onto other universes already in the throes of nuclear anhiliation. Strange attractors are at work, but how and why? Lacey and Roddy must find the answers soon or die trying.
Shiva, Mama Doc, And The Voodoo Computer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,900. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
For the English postgraduate, Ian, it all seemed so simple. All he had to do was create a working quantum computer. But Mama Doc, a voodoo shop owner in the New Orleans French Quarter, knew Ian was crossing the line. When does science stop being science and starts being magic? When quantum computers get involved. And for Mama Doc and Ian, her unwitting new Shiva, things were now getting dangerous!
This Narrow Isthmus
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,220. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A luxury star ship, lost in time and space. Then, at last, they find an earth-like planet, but it isn't quite as earth-like, as they had hoped! Strange and dangerous creatures abound. Just where have they ended up, and what should they do next? They have to decide fast, because time and supplies are running out! And unfortunately, the dangers they are in are not.
An Imperial Death
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,980. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Earth, locked into a degrading status quo by the Five Races, aliens determined to watch earth's civilization rot from within. But when Kavin Dubaire travels to the planet Tiartha, one of the few colonies allowed Earth, he makes a momentous discovery about the aliens. Then a new alien race triggers an interstellar war. For Kavin, Deidre von Holstead, and the whole human race, all bets are now off!
Red Flag
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A practical joke and nothing more--until Richard accidentally raises a Red Flag. Dark forces, previously unaware of their existence, now are, and worse, nobody realizes it. What terrible thing has Richard's joke set in motion? Worse, who are the Gray Men, those shadowy figures whose anger Richard has inadvertently triggered. For Rachel, the answers are literally of life and death importance.
Mulligan
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 109,080. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In 2206, Mulligan is a secret society of surgeons that alters the memories of anyone who can ruin their powerful clients. When Mulligan goes too far and commits a murder, David Prast is the only person to realize it happened, and that the killer is the most famous person in the entire country. At the frozen ends of the Earth, the truth will either be revealed, or end up buried in an icy grave.
Vector (The Extraterrestrial Anthology, Volume I: Temblar)
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Price: Free! Words: 5,330. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011 by Dangereye Inc.. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Yaneth is a dying planet. Its inhabitants, the Marak, have sent their best and brightest scientists, navigators, and spies to investigate a potential new home: Earth. Something goes terribly wrong resulting in life-or-death conflict for both species. Vector is a story about betrayal, loyalty, and the struggle for survival, all told through the eyes of one Kusa awaiting his death sentence.