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Tag-Alongs by Michael D. Britton
Price: Free! Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012 by Intelligent Life Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
It was the vacation of a lifetime - the chance to experience a day in the life of a famous person from history - as a "hitchhiker" inside their mind. What could possibly go wrong?
Particle Theory by Edward Bryant
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,200. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of many of Ed's best works, including two Nebula Award winning short stories. Because of Ed's financial needs, almost all the profits from this book go directly to Ed. Donations to help with Ed's medical and other financial needs are also most appreciated via www.FriendsOfEd.org. Thank you!
Point of Ignition by Jonathan Cresswell
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 126,660. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Duty, revenge, love -- in Jamal Battutah’s universe, there’s room for only two. A young officer aboard an interstellar trader becomes the flashpoint of a war between two colony worlds. Jamal, the woman he loves, and the man stalking him from an enemy fleet all converge in a battle of warships and wits.It won’t go as any expect... for Jamal is a decent man in the wrong job.
The Lost Dragoneer by C. D. Sutherland
Series: The Chronicles of Susah, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 132,710. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Christian » Fantasy(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Susah is torn between serving in the military and finding her place in the civilian world. After the Dragoneer Corps is decommissioned, Abaddon’s infamous army of giants and demons boldly approach the Sethican border. Dragons, fallen angles, the chaos of war, and the desire to do well dominate this antediluvian adventure.
Captain's Boy by KD Sarge
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,070. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Homeless orphan turned college student turned would-be rescuer, Donte follows slavers across space to rescue a stolen child from horrors he knows all too well.
Purge of Prometheus (Brink of Distinction book #3) by Jon Messenger
Series: Brink of Distinction, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 126,330. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013 by Clean Teen Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
One-by-one, the brilliant suns of Alliance space are disappearing, left cold and lifeless after exposure to the Terran biological epidemic. Trapped on one of the sunless worlds, Keryn Riddell, the ruthless Wyndgaart warrior, fights against both a frozen landscape and her Terran captors.
Shining Path by Will Tate
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,390. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011 by Gelastic Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Compelled to find and repossess a starship or face prison, Evan Tanner succeeded. Now he negotiates with his former creditor to do it again--for a lot more money. But Rafael Varga refuses to surrender his ship. The struggle for Shining Path begins with insincere smiles and ends when one of them ends up on the wrong end of a blaster.
Drifters by Toby Andersen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 142,820. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Adventure » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Golden Age style Science Fiction Adventure. In 2185 orbital wars have left humanity stranded in space. A crew of drifters, following their rivals to Old Earth, happen across a capsule, fired from the surface, which when opened, reveals a green-haired mutant woman. Could Eden hold the key back to the planet? The crew must go beyond the Lunatic Fringe to find out...
Teaching Bigfoot to Read by Geoffrey W. Cole
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Ace, a young boy living in one of the poorest colonies on the moon, starts an email correspondence with Bigfoot. Over the course of several weeks, Ace plans his escape from the moon so that he can visit the mythical creature he believes lives on the Earth he's never seen. “Among the strongest stories I’ve yet seen from Clarkesworld.” - Variety SF
The Story of the Mimosa by Paul Kater
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,010. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This is the story of the Mimosa, a black sailing ship (with red sails) that travels through space, and boldly appears where no space-faring, black sailing ship has appeared before, regardless of the colour of its sails.
Mind Control by Barbara G.Tarn
Series: Star Minds. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,660. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013 by Unicorn Productions. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Two Star Minds Snippets - short stories to introduce the main series. The Heir Imperial Princess Lin-sun chooses her husband – with her head and not with her heart. Lost Son Nine years later Uwe-yuri discovers his son is mind-controlled by his wife.
Running Club by Michael W. Layne
Price: Free! Words: 14,010. Language: American English. Published: May 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
In the future, people are disease-free and thin, but physically weak and increasingly lazy. Intensive exercise is viewed as the primary risk factor for accidents and injuries, and is all but outlawed by powerful health insurance corporations. This is the story of one man who leads an underground running club as its members prepare for an upcoming race they are determined to win at any cost.
Wrath of the Gods (Star Crusades Nexus, Book 8) by Michael G. Thomas
Series: Star Crusades Nexus, Book 8. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,810. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014 by Swordworks & Miro Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Wrath of the Gods is the eighth book in the epic 'Nexus' series, part of the growing Star Crusades universe that chronicles humanity's first steps away from Alpha Centauri and beyond. The opening battles of the bloodiest war in human history have been fought, and now the enemy spreads from world to world, exterminating all before them.
The Tale of the Comet by David George Richards
Series: The Androktone Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 275,130. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Chen-Soo is a super clone warrior woman bent on Galactic domination, but all she really wants is the love of her mother and father. It was a love that she lost on that fateful day. Then love appears in the form of Michael. But does she really need a mate now? And why does it have to be this adolescent boy with only a chocolate bar in one hand and his mother's handbag in the other?
Dangerous Playthings by Della Van Hise
Price: Free! Words: 9,480. Language: American English. Published: February 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
It's been centuries since the Earth was struck by a comet known as Denizen. In the aftermath, an immortal named Merkinder has taken upon himself the task of teaching small groups of ragged children the arts of survival and civility in their new world. Willow LeBlanc is one of his apprentices - but as Merkinder is rapidly discovering, this wayward orphan may very well break his immortal heart.
God's Spark by Dr. Norman P Johnson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 207,130. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense(4.00 from 1 review)
American theoretical particle physicists are under attack by religious fanatics. Russian mobsters and scientists have infiltrated CERN in order to steal data from the new experiment. The LHC is secretly producing exotic and rare particles never seen since the Big Bang. Four scientists from across the world must unravel these mysterious occurrences before Europe may be destroyed by the God's Spark.
The Stars for a Fee and other flash fiction by Samuel Mae
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A man who exists beside time. Another man newly arrived at a rest-home with a difference. A heist gone bad, and a boy who ages far slower than those around him. The Stars for A Fee contains five flash fiction stories by writer Samuel Mae. They each will only take a few minutes to read, but those will be minutes well spent.
Ten Tales from the Bookshelf, Volume Two by Richard Alan Dickson
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 48,080. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012 by Grey Cat Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Ten popular fantasy and science fiction stories from Richard Alan Dickson, including: The Best First Date Ever; For Sale: One Planet, Gently Used; The Crimson Teardrop; The Hag's Handbook to the Tastiest Trick-or-Treaters; The Lucky Charm; No Guts, No Glory; The Hag's Handbook to a Trouble-Free Thanksgiving Tot-Roast; Road Rage; The Happy Snowman; and Cat Patrol Delta, Episode #2
The Copper Box by Linda Boltman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,800. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
While excavating a new business site, heavy equipment operator Doug Stone scrapes a strange object with his earth moving bucket. Irrevocably drawn by a force he can’t explain, Doug opens the box to discover a simple, black stone that contains properties like no other. But once blessed with this new power, the recipient finds that it may not be a blessing at all.