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Alpha Mission: A Beacon Flight Adventure by A R Coy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,320. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Children’s books » Science & Technology
Eleven-year-old Bethan might be the youngest member of her family’s Beacon Flight team, but she’s the captain of getting into trouble. When their delivery of relief aid is threatened by a space gang known as Locusts, Bethan must recruit her brother, Kale, and local boy, Adjo, to uncover a deadly plot.
Sunstrike: The Journey Home by Bev Robitai
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,250. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic(4.00 from 1 review)
When a massive solar storm obliterates earth’s technology, Bradley, a carefree young man, is stranded at an Indonesian holiday resort far from home. He faces a long and perilous journey home to help his widowed mother, encountering storms, dangerous wildlife, and others seeking to profit from unwary travellers. Faced with destruction, deception and death on his travels, Bradley grows up fast.
L'Enfant Terrible by Jason Michael Hiaeshutter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,620. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Jean-Luc (Jon to his friends) starts his day with his typical routine until he starts receiving overwhelming feelings of déjà vu. Before he knows it, he his caught in the middle of an ancient feud among an alien race of time travelers who call themselves The Watchers. Now Jon has a decision to make, go back to his hum drum life, or stay with his Watcher who claims to be saving the world.
The First Man by John Ross
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 122,940. Language: Australian English. Published: October 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
Two couples are chosen to travel beyond the bounds of the current colonised worlds to find signs of intelligent life. They escape a revolution on their planet. During their journey sexual tensions arise,their ship is sabotaged, they visit alien worlds and realise they can never return home. They find a planet that supports a lower form of intelligence and, maybe, this is just the beginning!
The Seas of Quivira by Charles Wagner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,560. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Leaving city life behind, Charles Scott returns to his rural hometown to farm the family land, only to discover that his field of waving wheat has become the nighttime abode of long-extinct dinosaurs. (Cover derived from a photo by thekamal, licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic license, integrated with a painting by Charles R. Knight.)
Принцесса на астероиде by Павел Осипов
Price: Free! Words: 5,230. Language: Russian. Published: February 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Poetry » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Попытка перенести рыцарскую повесть на космические реалии. Принцесса космического королевства пропадает и почти все считают ее погибшей. Но иногда "почти" - считается.
The Flying Lady Diner by O'Neil De Noux
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A short story by Debra Gray De Noux and O'Neil De Noux. Set in 1948 – New Orleans private eye Joe Torres, on a wandering son case, pulls out of a rainstorm along US 90 and runs into a silver diner that looks like an oversized Airstream camper with a red and blue neon sign reading: Flying Lady Diner.
The Battle for Moscow, Idaho & Other Stories by Edward W. Robertson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,460. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of six of Edward W. Robertson's sci-fi and horror stories. Along with two new works, previously published stories include "The Battle for Moscow, Idaho," "Death Among the Grasseaters," "The Magic Taco Wagon," and "The Inspiration of Philocrates," a steampunk-hued Aether Age tale of a cold war between ancient Greece and Egypt. Approximately 24,000 words long.
The Thorns of Life by Philippa Ballantine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013 by ImagineThat! Studios. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
From the author of Geist, and Kindred and Wings, and the co-author of the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences, comes a short story of clones, rebellion and poets. A company decides to clone the first famous figures from the past, and they settle on the trio of Romantic Poets, Shelley, Byron and Keats. After all, how much trouble can a few poets cause? But the insipid Victorian view of the men has l
Saving Death by Angel Favazza
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,920. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012 by Alban Lake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Jace started the Kataree militia. The Kataree goal was simple: arm themselves, train and return back to Zar 5, find the annual historian, reclaim the data chips from the year of their evacuation and destroy it so they can reset time. It was the ultimate time paradox: Would apprehending and then destroying the data restore them back to a time of peace or would it ruin them all?
Children of the Monster by Russ Crossley
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Pinkerton detectives, Noel Stoker and Denis Doyle (sons of Bram Stoker and Arthur Conan Doyle), are summoned to Transylvania to meet with Baron Frankenstein. The Baron and his wife hire the Pinkerton detectives to solve a perplexing mystery. The children of the monster are missing, A tale of monsters and family where death is optional.
Bards and Sages Quarterly (April 2014) by Bards and Sages Publishing
Series: Bards and Sages Quarterly, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,330. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Since 2009, the Bards and Sages Quarterly has brought fans of speculative fiction an amazing variety of short stories from both new and established authors. Each issue sets out to introduce readers to the wealth of talent found in the horror, fantasy and science fiction genres. Our authors have included Nebula, Hugo, and Pushcart winners and nominees.
The Garden Pool by J. Daniel Sawyer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,050. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012 by ArtisticWhispers Productions, Inc. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Books. Power. Electricity. The wizard has everything forbidden the common people—and nobody even knows his name. For two girls barely in their teens, the mystery—and the temptations—prove irresistible. On a cold winter's night, they enter the wizard's garden to discover a treasure more precious than any they imagined—and a secret that tests their friendship beyond any civilized limits...
Airship Down by Brent Nichols
Series: Gears of a Mad God, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,600. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Mercenaries have invaded Capria, aided by a hijacked airship. Colleen has all she can handle just staying alive, but the cult is opening a portal to release the mad god Katharis. With the fate of the world at stake, Colleen has to stop running and take the fight to the invaders. The seconds are ticking down, the mad god is coming closer, and Colleen has to stop him - no matter what the cost.
The Invasion by William Meikle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,050. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013 by Gryphonwood Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
They came in their thousands. We fought them as one. It started with a storm that brought with it a strange green rain. Where it fell, everything withered and died. The residents of remote outposts in Maritime Canada escaped the worst of the early damage, but that was a blessing in disguise, for they were left to watch as first North America, then the world, was subsumed in the carpet of green.
Tales of the Enochian: 01 by Larry Donnell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,320. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Two short stories with Josef, "The Enochian": The Secret Under the Hills: This story begins with Josef tracking the first of his prey to a secret base in the hills of Colorado. The Mystery in the Swamp: This story takes Josef to meet another experiment and a possible future for Josef.
Zombie Off by Scott Lee
Series: Zombie Off. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,240. Language: American English. Published: June 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
It's not always about a cure. One man thought differently than the rest, and the result was ZOMBIE OFF. A product that allows you to walk among the undead; unseen, unnoticed. Abe Morrow could have been the hero, but power can be a terrible temptress. In an effort to solidify his empire, Morrow turns to murder. And in the process, he crosses the wrong man.
By Any Other Name by Kris Katzen
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011 by Bluetrix Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Adventure » General
The death of a virtual stranger embroils a space pirate in a conspiracy. He barely knew the murdered woman. So why fight so hard now to catch her killer? And dare he trust the authorities?
Something Borrowed, Something Doomed by Robert Jeschonek
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,500. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Best Virginia wildshiners make bioengineering seem like magic, whipping up incredible hybrid creatures and exotic environments straight out of a fairy tale. But the prank-loving genebillies take it too far when they start out wrecking a wedding and end up triggering the apocalypse—unless the bride, Vicky Dozen, can use her wildshiner skills to weave together what the nuts have torn asunder.