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Donuts and Disasters
By KL Tremaine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,550. Language: American English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Flying and fighting in the Interstellar Navy was the only thing Sophia Kane ever wanted to do with her career. She was a crack fighter pilot, one of the best, but her ambition wasn't very far beyond the cockpit until the Battle of Syne-Gamma.
Dinosaurs
By Walter Jon Williams
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,040. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
This Hugo Award-nominated novelette takes place in the distant future, when a highly-evolved humanity finds itself at war with the alien Shars. The product of eight million years of evolution, Ambassador Drill is sent to make peace... but does he retain enough of his humanity to recognize that of his enemies?
Supertech
By Greta van der Rol
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,790. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
She’s a Supertech, bioengineered from birth, fresh out of the Academy and tasked with designing a control system for an experimental fighter. Morgan’s up for the challenge but there’s more to the job than meets the eye. The Fleet invested in her education but did they train her for … this?
Goon Squad #2
By Jonathan L. Howard
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,670. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Puppet Girl has been inducted into the Goon Squad -- Manchester's Special Talents Response Team -- but is on probation. When her first time in the field goes very wrong, it looks like her new career might already be over. But she has one champion who will stand up for her and who suggests a new course of action that might just save the investigation. The Goon Squad must go "Nightclubbing."
Spots the Space Marine: Letters
By M.C.A. Hogarth
Series: Spots the Space Marine, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
An epilogue to the novel Defense of the Fiddler told in the form of letters from Travis "Claws" Walker. Contains spoilers for the novel, and hints of what may be to come...
Editing
By Don Edwards
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A scientist's attempts to look across the multiverse cause questions about the nature of reality.
GRID: Book 1, Throwback
By Anthony Legg
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,290. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014 by Cane Hollow Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Jack and Ursula were strangers to one another, from different cities and different generations. Thanks to a malfunctioning top-secret government experiment, they met quite unexpectedly -150 years in the past, in the middle of the Civil War. Without their clothes. And now a highly trained tactical team must go back and rescue them... if they survive long enough.
Last One Leaves the Light Out
By Stewart Felkel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
After years of searching the heavens an alien signal reaches Earth. But even if mankind can reach its source what mysteries lay in wait?
The Viking Space Princess Part 1: Skyla
By Susy Egneus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Finding herself on the Longboat ship Snökaos in disguise should have been an easy way to sneak on board to find her friend. However things soon takes a turn for the worst for Skyla in ways she could never quite have imagined, when she becomes trapped on board as the ship unexpectedly takes off on a mission.
Scout's Honour
By Peter Laurent
Series: The Covert Academy, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,290. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Jayson Georgiou is a playboy pilot with little ambition beyond his own pleasure, safe within the shelter of the Academy. When a new threat emerges during a suspicious mission deep into a Confederate drone production city, Jayson's allegiances are challenged. And a mysterious past drives him to chase after his illusion of security, desperate to hold on to it, until it is too late to turn back…
Tenderfoot
By Doug Turnbull
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
An immigrant boy quickly learns that his new home on Mars is a long way from Kolkata. Kumar Sharma is not a happy camper when he discovers that he has lost his Scout ranking and is a Tenderfoot again.
Phantoms of the Quantum Rift
By Peter Salisbury
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,120. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A global network of quantum generators is activated but instead of providing universal power, black tentacles of quantum fog drag individuals through a rift in space time. Then the phantoms appear. Are they the dead returning or the living trapped in the wrong dimension? Dave tries to put things right but he has troubles of his own: his wife is missing. Long version of 'Phades - Lost Souls'.
Blue-Green
By William Petersen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,980. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
A new organism, a viral and fungal mutation born from a chemical spill, blankets the planet and threatens mankind's very existence. Spreading and evolving faster than humanity, or anything else, can keep up with...the only hope for survival is to run.
Desert Crossing
By John Schade
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
“You haven’t been here long and I haven’t told you much about the enemy we are facing out there, the Mastu. Not much you need to know, really. It doesn’t matter who they are or where they come from. They’re not human; they know nothing but hunger and rage. They do not take prisoners, if you’re captured, you’re dead. That’s all you need to know.”
First Kill
By Susy Egneus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
A female snipers first mission. "When the Melting took the polar ice caps, the world was exposed to a breed of new species lying dormant under the ice. Not everybody was excited over the Alliance that was formed. Now a Death Squad is heading towards our Neutral Dragon Territory, and if they cross this bridge, we're too late to stop them. My finger is on the trigger, and I am waiting..."
Controlling The Cats
By Erik Ga Bean
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,750. Language: British English. Published: June 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
What are cats for? Peter understands dogs and their mutually beneficial arrangement with humanity. Can he solve the eternal feline mystery and win the heart of Sarah the cat owning shop keeper, or will the repeated uncomfortable alien abductions thwart his every effort in this science fiction romance.
Second Time Around
By Max G. Bernard
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,760. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2009. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
He sought to reach his destiny. But all these time travelers from the future kept trying to interfere. And he says: "I am not a crook, I am a ..."
Earth Mother (Short Story)
By Victor D. Lopez
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
If a visitor from another world were to offer you the gift of telepathy and immunity from all disease for the rest of your life for a small service, would you be quick to accept, or would you look a gift horse in the mouth?
For Want of a Nail
By Mary Robinette Kowal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,340. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
0.75 star(4.75 from 4 reviews)
This is the 2011 Hugo award-winning short story, "For Want of a Nail" with some bonus content. Read the author's notes, along with the original first draft which has a completely different plot.
One Way To Mars 2
By Gary Weston
Series: One Way To Mars, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,490. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Andrew Foreman was looking forward to meeting the visitors from Earth. He expected a few surprises, but got more than he bargained for.