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Sorcerer's Keeper
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,340. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2013 by Blue Jay Media Group. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Elizabeth Resnik’s urgent need of a home for her two year old daughter, and a job that would keep her close, led her to accept a live-in housekeeping position. Absent minded physicist Culley Ward did not want a housekeeper, but when her daughter called him “Daddy,” Culley began to see Elizabeth as more than an intruder. An unexpected truce led Culley to wonder, was Elizabeth his second chance?
Everyday Dangers
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You set the price! Words: 8,280. Language: American English. Published: November 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A look in the lives of a supervillain who's been slightly less villainous lately and her former nemesis that's been hanging around to keep an eye on her. When you've got powers the like of which the world has never seen, it's natural to want to enjoy them a little. And when you have a mad scientist on the payroll, sometimes you just want to play around with the resulting technology before dinner.
Finding X
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,310. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Is there a science to falling in love? Carlisle Santiago is through with men. What she doesn't know is that she is the subject of the patient and methodical observations of blue-haired scientist Matteo Villegas, who just wants to find love himself. She must decide whether she's ready to give love another shot or if this is doomed to be one failed experiment.
Murder By Design
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Series: Amston Lake, Book 12. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,010. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Joe Wolf hires Dirk Adler to convert an abandoned mansion into a business-meeting place. When Dirk becomes curious about the discrepancy in the room measurements, he opens a Pandora’s Box that leads him into a complicated plot of science and murder. Dirk decides to become a detective and follow discrepancies, false information, and clues that almost cost him his life.
The Vostok Juncture
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,480. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Two miles beneath the Antarctic ice lies Lake Vostok. Dark. Forgotten. The way it should be. Until now. Scientists have found evidence of gold down there and - alien life. Arthur Sinclair, Chairman of AmCorp, plans to coerce the Vostok station scientists to go down to the lake and find the gold. Arthur Sinclair has forgotten one thing. Lake Vostok does not want them there.
Project Green Earth: Children of a Dying World
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Price: Free! Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Humanity's dreams drift to a distant planet. An expedition, fitted with the latest technology and weaponry that Earth has to offer, is tasked with determining whether this new world can support human life. Dangers both great and small lie in wait, light years away on the green planet.
Elmo's Sojourn
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,780. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Elmo, a retired scientist, enjoys tinkering in his basement. One day, he suddenly travels to a distant planet, and experiences a host of adventures.
His Dangerous Infatuation (Romantic Suspense)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,820. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014 by Selkie Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
After being framed as a spy and threatened with blackmail, Captain Jaime Valle is out for revenge; Angela Lloyd-Whitney wants to rebel against her abusive uncle. Pretending to date while Jaime gets closer to the man he believes is plotting against him seems mutually beneficial. But soon desire draws them closer together and there's no controlling infatuation.
Alien Versus . . . A Cat, A Ghost Pepper, The Ingredients to Make Cookies
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Series: Alien Versus, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The CC Scientific Laboratory was completed in 2050 and is a storehouse for mysterious creatures. As part of the observation process, every creature is made to interact with a variety of objects, some of which are mundane and others of which are peculiar. This report provides results for the alien's interactions with a cat, a ghost pepper, and the ingredients to make cookies.
Touching Distance
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,930. Language: British English. Published: April 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Touching Distance is a tense and disturbing short story about a blind man participating in a virtual reality experiment that aims to equip people like him with a tactile map of their surroundings. As the experiment proceeds, he realises that a harrowing incident from his past is being re-enacted on his skin. Attempting to influence the outcome might bring much needed closure, but at what cost?