Books tagged: speculative

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Oscar and Josephine
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,970. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
In 1880, in the aftermath of their parents’ divorce, nineteen year-old Josephine and her brother Oscar, only six, can do nothing to prevent the destruction of their family except pray. But the divine answer they receive is not what they expected. It is God’s will that the distraught brother and sister should stay together always. They will never grow older…and they will never die.
Last Sunrise & Other Stories
Price: Free! Words: 81,690. Language: British English. Published: June 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Every day is the same for her. Every day is different. Every day she steps onto the same beach at the same place… but untold periods of time pass between each day she experiences. One day she finds a tropical paradise, the next a frozen wasteland, and then a lava filled hell. She never questions her life, it is what it is, but then comes the day when she discovers she is no longer alone…
We Had Stars Once
Price: Free! Words: 47,200. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013 by 1889 Labs. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Join a girl discovering her true, supernatural origins. Follow a famous babysitter into space. Journey through dystopia with a man who has lost everything, and experience the exhilaration of finally making it home. Aliens, cocky knights, and superheroes do battle with inner darkness and things that go bump in the night.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,560. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Sometimes the only thing worse than forgetting is remembering....
Price: Free! Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
An explorer finds himself in an eddy of space-time.
Winter Well: Speculative Novellas About Older Women
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,490. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Older women take center stage in these four novellas. They may be wives, mothers, wise women or healers, but those archetypes are not their defining characteristics. Their motivations are their own, and they’re not interested in living in the background of someone else’s epic yarn.
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 99,380. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Thrust from his home and into the world by war, intrigue, and conspiracy, we join a young man in his journey to discover why men and women of his bloodline are the targets of his world's rulers. The trip began with a search for the true nature of his world's magic, if it ever existed, and will end with one too many terrible truths.
The Circle Game
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,600. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
An otherwordly inspirational speaker has life going for him until he encounters his ex girlfriend who makes him melt, literally.
Laryn Rising
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 152,150. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Laryn and her sisters must leave the Earth's Federation or face permanent separation. Determined to stay together they board a colonial transport ship heading for the planet of Nequam, knowing nothing about the pastoral world of their fellow colonists—or about marriage, which will shortly be required of them. Amidst the onslaught of unforeseen challenges Laryn strives to find peace and acceptance.
Fiction Vortex - September 2013
Price: Free! Words: 42,140. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
We always try to have a variety of genres represented on our site, but this month represents the best collection yet of epic fantasy with a personal touch, far-reaching science fiction with a practical bent, truly haunting psychological horror, and a few more speculative stories that don't fit well into a certain category.