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Secretary General by Lawrence Frederick
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,340. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Tyrants coil like snakes, cold eyes on their prey, until it is time for the kill. Barone Utoma was a patient man, taking years to lay his trap. When the time was right, he sprang it.
Fiction Vortex - August 2013 by Fiction Vortex
Price: Free! Words: 38,050. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Fiction Vortex publishes science fiction and fantasy short stories for the discerning reader, if by "discerning" you mean someone who likes solid plots, great characters, and fascinating technologies and cultures. This issue includes all the short stories that appeared on FictionVortex.com during August 2013.
The Star-Studded Plain by G. W. Thomas
Series: Ranger Neely, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,530. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
G. W. Thomas serves up three helpings of Space adventure on the planet Utukku, where the fine sands and constant winds making tracking impossible. Follow Ranger Neely as he chases bad guys and deals with the savage trogs with lazer pistol in hand and his trusty crookback at his side. Science Fiction with a frontier flavor.
Ice Queen Eats Fire by Adriana Regalado
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,250. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
After the destruction of her Glacial Universe, an alien ice queen gains control of the Universe of Radiance. Her infinite desire for fire and destruction threatens to annihilate the Dark and Radiant universe. The King of Darkness must act quickly to maintain the balance of the cosmos. He seeks out the advice of the Seven Scholars and the Oracle of Nothingness. In end, who will win?
Castes Book 4: Assassin! A Love Story by Ivan Turner
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,400. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
In the 21st Century, the world is filled with industry and technology, and yet still governed by magic. The elves stand in charge of governments, the humans are the masters of technology, and the dwarves are the laborers. Can some rise above the castes? When assassins invade Evelyn Van Deign's home, she calls upon Owen to find out who's behind the attack.
Maikro - haiku & microfiction by Milo James Fowler
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Asian poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Asian poetry
Maikro collects 99 haiku and 34 works of microfiction, most falling in the speculative fiction realm (science fiction, fantasy, horror) with a few literary pieces tossed into the mix wise elder wordsmyth telling tales of earth that was blue skies in our minds
Journey Through Time : A Time Travel Adventure Collection Part 3 by G. J. Winters
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 53,720. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2013 by Sandra Ross. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
This is the third part of the adventures of Kenneth and Savannah, two unlikely kids as they travel from the current time to the future to save the world from destruction. This book also includes the story of Julio, a guy who traveled from our world to another, venturing into the unknown to take on a new adventure he never though he would ever experience in his entire life.
My Brother's Keeper by William Mangieri
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
What would you be willing to do to save a soul from oblivion? Abduction? Possession? Murder? A space traveler lands on a primitive planet, and contends with the backwards philosophy of some brown-robed brethren as he tries to rescue his own brother's spirit. "My Brother's Keeper" is a short, speculative fiction, and is in the collection "Still Even More Things I Could Get Out of My Mind."
Eight Factors by Meyari McFarland
Series: Eight Factors, Book 6 · Short Story Collections, Book 6. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 34,570. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In Shadow Dreams, Cory discovers his powers over shadows. Eruption Event and Foster Home follow Pablo as near-death propels him into the world of the Gifted. In Valkyrie, Pablo's little sister Maria faces down a rapist and discovers her true strength. Then in Intruder, an alien from beyond our dimension crashes into the world of the Gifted. Eight Factors collects five exciting tales superheroes.
Dinosauria - Part V: This Is War by J. Rock
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,480. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Following the events of Dinosauria - Part IV: Nuevogato...Jack Pennywise has cured the Madness and gone into hiding, while the Dushku have gone to war - a blood crusade to exact revenge against the Saurians. With the powers of the human race fully restored, what could possibly go wrong?
The Norris Project by Bonnie Steltzner
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,370. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Barbara Bolton is the Network's most daring time traveler. She specializes in gathering scandalous footage of historical events for sensational programs. But her latest assignment is just a glorified obituary of Paul Norris, the man who developed time travel technology. Is her career in trouble? Or does someone know that there are secrets to be discovered?
Broken People by Ioana Visan
Series: Broken People, 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,160. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
For one week only, an impenetrable castle is open to the public, and Dale Armstrong has come to Bratislava to rob it. When he finds his partner’s arms mangled, he desperately searches for a way to fix him before time runs out. The Nightingale Circus has the spare parts and the expertise to fix prosthetics, so the Golden Lady sends Dale their way. Anything is possible in a world of Broken People.
Cyberaser by Christopher Hunt
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,170. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In a dystopian future, the lucky few live a privileged existence inside huge biospheres called Shells, but for most people life goes on in the cruel wastelands outside. When a software junkie from the wastelands is accused of killing a Shell citizen, a hardened cop must join forces with a beautiful Shell scientist to learn why. What they find threatens the future of all humankind.
No Small Bills by Aaron Rosenberg
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,390. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
DuckBob Spinowitz has a problem. It isn’t the fact that he has the head of a duck—the abduction was years ago and he’s learned to live with it. But now those same aliens are back, and they claim they need his help! Apparently creatures from another reality are invading the universe, and only DuckBob can reset the device that maintains the barrier between dimensions.
Tarizon: Desert Swarm by William Manchee
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,960. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014 by Top Publications, Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
What looks like a cathedral suddenly begins to emerge from the sands of the Mojave Desert. Scientist believe it is a natural phenomenon but a local religious leader insists it is a sign from the Lord of the second coming of Christ.
Geared to the Present (Jones Whitman Time Traveler Series) by Dana Bennett
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,680. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014 by Blakely Bennett. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
Geared to the Present is the story of Jones Whitman who, after making unsavory lifestyle choices in Boston society, learns his father, James, has arranged for him to school under the tutelage of Master Wong Fei-hung in Foshan, China. Jones Whitman submits to the teaching, evolving into a strong and ethical young man. Fei-hung, master of Hung Gar gives each student a new name upon graduation. Jones
Ghosts vs. Robots! by Hallett German
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 » Apocalyptic
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
The Sixth Extinction: An Apocalyptic Tale of Survival: Part Four: The Ark by Glen Johnson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,520. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
The concluding part to The Sixth Extinction Series. A pandemic has swept the globe, decimating humanity, affecting all who breathe in its deadly spores. The world is in chaos, but decisions and sacrifices still have to be made. Time is running out. They need to get below ground before it is too late.
Антарктида by Хосе-Мария Виллагра
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 50,290. Language: Russian. Published: April 10, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
«Вдохновенная проповедь бесчеловечности». «Удивительная способность видеть то, чего нет». Такими словами встретила эту книгу латиноамериканская критика. Чилийский писатель Хосе-Мария Виллагра еще довольно молод и, наверное, заслуживает не только лестных слов, но, так или иначе, «Антарктида» – повесть, которая заставила о нем говорить. «Антарктида» – классическая утопия. И, как всякая утопия, она