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Between Grief and Remembrance by Ken Hinckley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,150. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013 by Rapid-Dynamix Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Wracked by insomnia, grieving for his lost wife, Oliver Brinkman turns to a renowned sleep expert Dr. Leopold Neumann for answers. But he might not like what he hears. Because in a dizzying world wrought by incredible advances in augmented cognetics, when miracles arrive—medical or otherwise—they don't come tied in a nice, tidy box. A moving tale of love, loss, and what it means to be human.
Apex Magazine - Issue 48 by Apex Publications
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,810. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Issue 48 our the 2013 Hugo Award-nominated science fiction, fantasy, and horror zine Apex Magazine contains new work by E. Lily Yu, Emily Jiang, Douglas F. Warrick, Joe R. Lansdale, Shira Lipkin, and Sigrid Ellis.
Tales from Omega Station: Retribution by K.G. McAbee
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Maryn Meredi has arrived on Omega Station for one purpose and one purpose only: murder.
Canada Day Parade by Valerie D Kirkwood
Price: Free! Words: 5,620. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Events at a Canada Day Parade in a small Eastern Ontario town take an unusual turn when a high-tech prototype and a thunderstorm combine to translocate a motley selection of participants to ... They're not sure where. But the Men in Black on both sides of the border would certainly like to know how the Dyn-O-Tel Mark II managed it.
In the Plummet Light by F. Simon Grant
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,150. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In the Plummet Light :oR: The Quickening Day, the 4th part of the Living Needle series, deals with the effects of the TiY, Artie's invention that allows people to fly, and the growing tension with the scarecrows and between Artie, Cain, and Mr. Sprinklers as new threats arrive: apocalyptic hunters and a monster named Easter.
Destination D.C. by Jeff Dawson
Series: Gateway, Book 2. Price: $2.77 USD. Words: 57,130. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Muki, Abdul, Judith and Larry endured a harrowing thirteen days in the bowels of the Pioche Complex with Professor Leonoid Skorzenzy. Relieved they survived the adventure, will they be able to resume the summer vacation they originally started out on or will the events of the past continue to haunt them? And what of Nathan Francisco? Will he allow the kids to leave the confines of Nevada unscath
The Euclidian: When Worlds Collide by Jay Cannon
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 88,790. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
This book centers around an alien invasion of Earth. Unlike other stories about alien invasion of Earth this one looks at it from the perspective of the aliens who see it as a business venture. The only thing standing in the way of the Earth being strip mined out of existence is a kid and a small alien fugitive. This version contains images along with more romance and violence.
Terran Shift Anthology, Vol 1 by Jamie Alan Belanger
Series: The Sol-Bect War, Book 3 · Terran Shift Anthology, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,820. Language: American English. Published: November 9, 2012 by Lost Luggage Studios, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
The Terran Shift Anthology, Volume 1, the first collection of stories set exclusively in the Terran Shift universe, contains seven science fiction stories from five authors set in all four eras -- from Bio-Tech dystopia to The Sol-Bect War era. This anthology includes The Sol-Bect Setup, the thrilling lost chapter in which Peter McCabe visits the past to lay the groundwork for his future.
METAtropolis:The Wings We Dare Aspire by Jay Lake
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 117,840. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
In a near future Pacific Northwest, the mysterious Tygre Tygre shows up unannounced at the hidden city of Cascadiapolis, and sets events in motion that lead to the destruction of that city—and the ultimate surfacing of an end-game millennium in the making.
Crimson Return by Daelynn Quinn
Series: Fall of Venus, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,670. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
After escaping captivity from the Crimson Survivor Refuge, where the survivors of a mysterious virus were held under the guise of protection, the lives of Pollen McRae, her niece, Evie, and Marcus Stygma are turned upside down by the return of the man who betrayed them, and they learn of a mysterious prisoner still held captive at Crimson. This is book 2 of the Fall of Venus trilogy.
Run LIke Hell by Adam Gaffen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,170. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi(5.00 from 2 reviews)
It's your wedding day. Everything is perfect. Then the minister tries to kill you. What do you do? Run Like Hell. A novel of the 22nd century. Join Cass and Ken as they try to unravel the mystery behind the attempted murder, where people aren't always as they appear, and often the best choice is just to run.
Obstructed Vengeance by PJ Lawton
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 5,470. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011 by MuseItUp Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A sadistic cold-blooded killer is loose inside the domes on Terra. Galactic P.I. Majestic Kane soon learns the deaths are acts of vengeance against him, his friends, and acquaintances. To end the slaughter, Kane must put everything on the line to stop a madman, before it’s too late…
The Billion Dollar Boy by Charles Sheffield
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 69,540. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Shelby Cheever is a spoiled brat. He is also the richest kid in the country. Actually, make that the universe. Bored with his all-the-amusements-money-can-buy life, he decides on a bit of interstellar action, Shelby-style. But when Shelby becomes the target of a hostage-for-ransom scheme, he'll need all the help he can get.
Even More Things I Could Get Out of My Mind by William Mangieri
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,060. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
It’s mind altering to allow others into yours. What do you do once they’re there? What if they take over? You can’t escape your past. Or your parents. Maybe if you work off-world… Six short, speculative fictions: In Robert’s Memory My Reality Show The Body Choosing the Right Time The Sheila Wulf Chitinoid Sessions Thank You for Your Interest In XenCorp (stories available individually)
Apex Magazine - Issue 32 by Lynne M. Thomas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,500. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2012 by Apex Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Issue 32 of Apex Magazine, featuring work by Gregory Frost, Cat Rambo, Jim C. Hines, and Sarah Dalton. Apex is edited by Hugo Award-winning editor Lynne M. Thomas.
The Destructibles by IsaKFT
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,180. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
The world is changed. Gone are the cheap and easy websites of old, and all the freedoms they gave. Access to the Internet is strictly controlled by newsmedia superpowers, where success is measured by personal secrets bought and sold. Dissent fights to survive, forced to the margins in hastily-assembled printed zines known as “destructibles.”
Dispatch from a Colored Room by Matt Weber
Price: Free! Words: 21,710. Language: American English. Published: January 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Pel has a story to tell. There's the girl who grew up destitute, addicted, single mother to a son she can't protect; the father who left the family, then disappeared; the old family friend, angel and demon both; the Dandelion Knight. But why tell it tonight, before a crowded theater in a city under siege? DISPATCH FROM A COLORED ROOM is a companion novella to THE DANDELION KNIGHT.
Four Stories About The Singularity by Andrew Hickey
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,410. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of four short-short, mostly humorous, stories about the Singularity, from four very different points of view.
Clutch by C. E. L. Welsh
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,770. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Adventure » Action
"Imagine Conan, raised by a biker gang, in the world of Mad Max." - Darin DeVore, Between The Bubbles ***** In 2033 the Earth you know has changed. Meteors fill the sky and pummel the Earth. Cities have crumbled or vanished in atomic fire. Mankind struggles to rebuild, but can barely survive. The old maps are useless. The old ways are dead. All that matters now is power…
Fitting In by Meyari McFarland
Series: Matriarchies of Muirin, Book 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 101,550. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Dana Cadfael was miserable at home in Aingeal but terrified of leaving. Sent on a trade mission around the world to Ntombi, he expected to be twice as miserable. Instead he found a home he wanted in the harem, a woman who respected him and a man who loved him exactly as he was. Fitting in to this new life would take daring and it was all in Cadfael's frightened hands.