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Opening Acts by SFnovelists
Price: Free! Words: 133,100. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
SFNovelists.com proudly offers you twenty-five first chapters from forthcoming and currently available novels across the spectrum of science fiction and fantasy.
The Osiris Invasion: Book Two of Seeds of a Fallen Empire by Anne Spackman
Price: Free! Words: 98,360. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In The Osiris Invasion, the Earth of the future is attacked by an alien force known as the Orians who come from the Orion Stars.
The First Indigan by Charles Kaluza
Price: Free! Words: 103,690. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.00 from 1 review)
The First Indigan, is a science fiction adventure exploring the science of creation. It is based on my own surgical and military experiences as well as my own response to loss. I especially enjoyed writing the sections on the head transplant which is technically feasible but as yet unperformed in humans. As is proper in science fiction, the science is pushed far beyond our present capabilities.
Bullets for Breakfast by Dan McGirt
Price: Free! Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2009 by Trove Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(4.00 from 1 review)
A Jack Scarlet adventure! Jack decides to "find himself" with a solo trek through the jungle. Unfortunately, a team of murderous mercenaries wants to find him too. Think your day got off to a bad start? It is nothing compared to Jack's! The coffee is hot and the action is hotter! Get your bullets for breakfast starting: Now!
Ong's Hat: Incunabula by Joseph Matheny
Price: Free! Words: 23,710. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Horror » Occult
"Ong's Hat was more of an experiment in transmedia storytelling than what we would now consider to be an ARG but its DNA - the concept of telling a story across various platforms and new media- is evident in every alternate reality game that came after." - Games Magazine 2013
The Ducks of Doom, Volume 4 by Robert Smith
Price: Free! Words: 77,970. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
While the Camels of the Negev, with the help of Red Tse and Princess Secrets of the Pyramids plot their escape from the Pharaoh, Merlin and his chums struggle to master the art of changing young Arthur's diapers, feeding him, and educating him so that he will be able to save the Underworld from the evil Dr. Wacker.
Bypass Gemini by Joseph R. Lallo
Series: Big Sigma, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 94,780. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.90 from 10 reviews)
In a distant future, Trevor "Lex" Alexander was shaping up to be the next great race pilot until a fixed race got him banned from the sport. Reduced to making freelance deliveries, he thinks his life can't get any worse. That's when a package manages to get him mixed up with mobsters, a megacorp, and a mad scientist. Now his life depends on learning what their plans are, and how he can stop them.
Shatter (The Children of Man, #1) by Elizabeth Mock
Series: The Children of Man. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 146,710. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.88 from 17 reviews)
Less than a year ago, Faela Durante, a Tereskan mind healer, disappeared from her family home in Finalaran scared and pregnant. Hunted and living as an outcast, Faela searches for a legend that might be her only hope of gaining atonement and returning to her son. When her journey collides with two strangers, she must choose between trusting those around her or accomplishing her mission.
Dust by Robert Williams
Price: Free! Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.69 from 13 reviews)
Billionaire adventurer Stan Owens has everything, success, fame, all the luxury money can buy... until a plane crash leaves him stranded in the desert. Alone in a hostile environment, he makes a horrifying discovery in the desert wastes. This is a frightening new short story by Robert Williams, the acclaimed author of "Peculiar, MO."
Honest, the Martian Ate Your Dog by Fahim Farook
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,720. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A man on the run from his wife's wrath after selling her dog. A dozen crash-landed bounty hunter clones. An alien on the tracks of the man who scammed him. An intergalactic detective looking for a mysterious artefact. Above all, a world which is familiar but yet is slightly off - legalized bribery, cities run by gangsters, mysterious sects which believe in the power of jokes.
Cin Büyüsü by Gökçe Mehmet AY
Series: Büyücü Korhan, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 5,310. Language: Turkish. Published: July 23, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Korhan Eskişehir'in tek büyücüsüydü. Gece yarısı kapısın çalan bir gelin adayı kendisini peşindeki cinden kurtarmasını istediğinde Anadolu'nun Gölgelerinde bir maceraya çıktı. Korhan-1
Beyond Mars Crimson Fleet by RG Risch
Price: Free! Words: 72,040. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The story begins with a huge chaotic space battle between the forces of Earth and a revolting Martian Fleet. With no escape possible and faced with the total slaughter of the Martian race by the merciless and technologically advanced Crimson Fleet, the Martians gamble everything on a desperate strategy of surprise and unorthodox tactics.
Draykon by Charlotte E. English
Series: Draykon, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 97,220. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.11 from 18 reviews)
Shy jeweller Llandry Sanfaer finds herself at the centre of a sensation when she discovers a new and mesmerising gemstone. When some of her customers are killed for their coveted istore jewellery, Llandry is propelled into danger herself. As her mother’s friend Eva Glostrum races to unmask the murderer, Llandry must uncover the true nature of the stone before she too becomes a victim.
Twist Turn and Burn by Libby Heily
Price: Free! Words: 7,390. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.00 from 3 reviews)
This is a collection of twelve flash fiction pieces. The stories range from character studies to exploding bodies to tree eating humans to a day in the life of a piece of gum. Twist Turn and Burn is a quick read that allows you to explore different genres in only minutes.
SOG1- Science Fiction Action Adventure Mystery Series by Kristie Lynn Higgins
Price: Free! Words: 99,780. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012 by Kristie Lynn Higgins. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
2012 Cover The Shades of Gray series follows the adventures of Kat and Kim. Start by reading the first book of this serial series and be introduced to this world of danger and mystery. When you are done also TRY the next story. Noir was a mega-city plagued by a sun blocking mass called Dry Clouds that had mysteriously appeared three decades earlier. The Dry Clouds covered half the planet...
The Game by Terry Schott
Price: Free! Words: 78,070. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.78 from 9 reviews)
The Matrix/ Ender's Game meets The Hunger Games ... What if, instead of traditional schools, children learned by participating in a virtual reality simulation, one that allowed them to experience, "life" from birth to death - multiple times? What if one player, on his final play, could change the world forever...?
AmerIndian 2192 by J. Scott Garibay
Price: Free! Words: 114,960. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
AmerIndian 2192 is a science-fiction novel that explores the intriguing possibilities of Native Americans in mankind's star flung future.
Space Crazy by K. Rowe
Series: Dar's Adventures in Space, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 44,180. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.89 from 9 reviews)
The Ontarrin Galaxy is a rough and tumble place. Young Dar Meltom knows this for fact. As the half breed offspring of an unlikely joining between an Earthling male and a Satiren female, he knows about fighting. Having spent his childhood on Erotis 3 getting into fights because he was different, Dar’s only solace comes from watching the stars. He dreams to be among them someday.