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Aurealis #83
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,690. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2015 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Aurealis #83 contains the best new speculative fiction from exciting new authors. This issue has fantastic new fiction as well as reviews and articles, stunning artwork and even a bit of light-hearted fun.
My Girl Friday
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,630. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
A private detective story set in Tucson, gone horribly wrong. Hamish Howl can't quite remember how he became a gumshoe, nor how or when he hired his assistant, Friday. He's been hired to solve a murder in a world that's a mash-up of Studebakers and hovertanks. To top it all off, it seems that God wants him dead. But Friday is on the case.
Hell in a Dry Place
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,610. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Frank and Ivan have been in Hell for 26 years, but they're doing okay. Then one day an angel shows up and tells them it's time to go to work. Tucson will never be the same.
Storm of Stars
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,580. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
It's not easy being a freelance salvager. Sometimes you run into unexpected things.
Mind Control Panties
Series: Mind Control Panties. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
After months of keeping Devon in the "friend zone" Celia finally agreed to go on a date with him -- and went home with another man. But Devon has a plan to get even, involving a gift of some very special lingerie ... WARNING! This fantasy story contains graphic descriptions of sex under conditions of mind control. It is only a fantasy, and intended for adults.
Ghosts vs. Robots!
Series: One Of Books. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,000. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Two types of creatures, neither quite human, fight each other over a series of years in a post-apocalyptic world. One group wants the whole planet at any costs. The other group, trying to get on with their lives, is forced to fight just to survive. Who will win -- the army with the overwhelming force or the army that keeps changing their tactics in each encounter. A truly unique sci-fi adventure
Specialist Class Three
Series: Infinite Horizons. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,330. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2015 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Naya found aspects of her job difficult. Dealing with the passengers on the space cruiser during their journeys was not. There was joy to be found in the process of making passengers comfortable. At least until judgmental Raya arrived. Naya finally had the chance to share her joys. Specialist Class Three is a SF romance where opposites clash and then combine that will be sure to delight you.
Skyblaze
Series: Adventures in the Liaden Universe(r), Book 17. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,260. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011 by Pinbeam Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Adventures in the Liaden Universe(R) #17 Historic moments, it turns out, are not always comfortable, even for honorable people. Vertu's reward for acting exactly as a delm ought is perfectly Liaden. Her salvation? That will depend on her.
A Phony Love Affair
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015 by Fanciful Erotica. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Six and Orange thought it was going to be easy for two phones who love each other to be together, but when their masters break up, they are ruthlessly pulled apart. Now they must battle all the odds against them in order to be together... even if it means creating suspicions about their masters' faithfulness towards their new partners. Will the love between these two phones prevail?
Dryad
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,770. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Marooned on an unknown planet, xenobiologists Kendra Ling and Mona Favre must confront the mystery of bizarre alien 'dryads' if they are to survive. A fantastic tale of alien contact and transformation.
Day By Day Armageddon: Grey Fox
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,210. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Time is a very fluid thing, no one really has a grasp on it other than maybe how to measure it. As the maestro of the Day by Day Armageddon Universe, I have the latitude of being in control of that time. You have again stumbled upon a ticket with service through the apocalyptic wastes, but this time the train is a little bit older, a little more beat up, and maybe a little wiser. -J.L. Bourne
Sole Survivor: A Retrieval Artist Universe Short Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,270. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Takara Hamasaki made plans to leave the far-flung starbase for weeks, but something always stopped her. Until today. Now, she finds herself running for her life as bodies fall all around her, cut down by dozens of identical-looking men. If only she can reach her ship, maybe she can escape. Because one thing seems perfectly clear: The men attacking the starbase plan to leave no survivors.
Courier Run
Series: Adventures in the Liaden Universe(r), Book 18. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,690. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011 by Pinbeam Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(5.00 from 1 review)
Adventures in the Liaden Universe No. 18. Two new adventures! "Kin Ties" explores the ties that bind beloved kin--and desperate enemies. "Guaranteed Delivery" is a tale of love, leadership, and insurance fraud. Liaden Universe is a registered trademark belonging to Sharon Lee and Steve Miller
Ganymede Bead Raid
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,330. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Claudia Clovitz needs one last job and then she's out of the game. Stealing information from the moons of Jupiter has lost its appeal. All she needs to do is grab the data beads, and get out. On a high drop from over Ganymede city, she's going to have to use every ounce of skill to pull it off. If she can wrangle her two hyped-up offsiders.
Aurealis #74
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,500. Language: Australian English. Published: September 2, 2014 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In this issue we feature Imogen Cassidy’s ‘Soul Partner’, an urban fantasy gumshoe pastiche with some original touches, and Leife Shallcross’ creepy and engrossing ‘Music for an Ivory Violin’. Chris Large brings some thoughtful silliness with his ‘When a Jedi Should Think Twice About Bringing a Knife to a Gunfight’, and Stephen Higgins continues his SF’s Sacred Cows with Asimov's Foundation.
The Art of Galactic War: A Guide to Conquer a Humanoid Planet in 30 Steps
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015 by 22 Lions. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
As a Master of the Art of Galactic War, you’re not supposed to have or feel empathy for any race on a planet and humanoids are not exception to the rule.
Technical Details
Series: Adventures in the Liaden Universe(r), Book 21. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,440. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013 by Pinbeam Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Two stories about the folks who keep the social and technical machinery running. "Landed Alien" finds Kara ven'Arith on a space station maintenance crew when a series of inexplicable events overtake support functions. In "Eleutherios," the friars at a down-and-out abbey are taken in hand by an unlikely savior. Both stories previously appeared on Baen.com website.
Sugar Time
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,120. Language: American English. Published: August 14, 2015 by David Lee Summers. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When Sugar Sweet's Uncle Max falls ill and his collaborators disappear, she investigates the old Victorian mansion where he conducted his research. She soon finds the collaborators -- or what's left of them -- along with an angry Neanderthal. She also finds her uncle's research project, a working time machine.
Eidolon
Series: Adventures in the Liaden Universe(r), Book 14. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,240. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011 by Pinbeam Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(5.00 from 1 review)
Adventures in the Liaden Universe(R) #14 "Shadow Partner": When Ceola's bar-partner sister find interest in the business waning, even leaving for days on end without warning, the tavernista turns to her sister's ex-lover for help. "Persistence": Beba's family has a history to outlive, and she must be the point person in dealing with Conrad, a man who smells like blood to her "extra" senses.
Miles To Go Before We Sleep
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,840. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In a post-apocalyptic world, two ragged survivors wander the blasted ruins of the American wasteland. Geoff is a soldier gone AWOL, and Mercer is a reformed cannibal hoping to bury his old identity. However, when a rapid turn of events forces them to settle down, the two find themselves struggling with the brutal pasts they left behind in the wastes...