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Allotropes (an Ell Donsaii story #8) by Laurence E Dahners
Series: The Ell Donsaii stories. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,170. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
“Allotropes" is the eighth in a series of near future SciFi/Thrillers whose young heroine Ell Donsaii has a nerve mutation which has made her a genius as well as an athletic phenomenon. In “Allotropes,” one of her waldoes is exploring the ringworld she discovered at Sigma Draconis. The aliens there are doing surprising things with carbon allotropes! Can we learn to do the same?
The Planet Masters by Allen L. Wold
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,830. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Larson McCade, enhanced troubleshooter has come to the decadent planet of Seltique, culturally isolated from the rest of the galaxy after its bid for political mastery thousands of years ago. He claims to be researching a pro-galaxy group known as The Core, exterminated in an historic revolution, but is actually looking for an alien artifact that will make him wealthy beyond his dreams...
The Gluon Amplifier by F Hampton Carmine
You set the price! Words: 6,290. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Greg Pattersen took a chance for the mere image of a distressed women in a thick fog. He donned a spacesuit and allowed a monstrosity of a franken-ship to collect him as it destroyed the beach and all around it. He had to find her, had to find the secrets behind the monster ship, and had to survive.
Sasquatch across the camp fire by Michael Joy
Price: Free! Words: 9,870. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Short Story Who can save the Saskquatch from the invasion of their lands and the hunting of their people. You seek a great hunter who has known their people. Read on. to contact the author -firstname.lastname@example.org
Cargo by Jeffrey Hite
Series: Leaving the Cradle. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.00 from 1 review)
Captain Samuel Jonas has just retired from the Martian Fleet, only to find that his new job as Captain of the San Juan is not quite the job he was hoping it would be.
Distant Machines by Simon John Cox
Price: $1.44 USD. Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Three short stories that speculate about the distant machines that may or may not influence mankind's future.
Fallen by Jeanette Raleigh
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,040. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
*Formerly released as Shadows in the Skies* Desperate to save her family from the factories, Wren enters a glider race with her friend Moby. An accident leaves her legs broken and her dreams shattered, but Wren is determined to keep going. Dragged into a feud with two upper-class brothers, Wren soon finds that her desire to win has endangered her family. The dispute may cost them everything.
Alien Science Fiction Vol. 1 by Simon J. Cooper
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,800. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011 by Holbrook Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Ranging from humorous to dark and gritty, to the downright dark, every story in the Alien Science Fiction series has one thing in common — aliens. The first five stories here either directly take an alien's viewpoint, or feature the effect of alien life on humans, or journey to alien worlds, whether real or virtual.
The Touchstone by John Walters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,800. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A woman named Haroula, tormented by her past, journeys to a far planet to seek the Touchstone, who is rumored to be able to discern ultimate truth. When she encounters the Touchstone and the strange creatures called glims that surround him, she is confronted with a far stranger truth than she had thought possible.
Space Ambassadors by Nelson Lynch
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,250. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Caleb, a good ole Ozark boy, says the barmaid is an alien. He swears she has three breasts, six fingers and seven toes. Bill disagrees. He invites her and her friend Magellana to a catfish fry at a local church. Caleb says they are vampires.
A Man Walks Through by Jill Pastone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,200. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Gerstner's crossing the wastelands, starving and parched, his horse about to collapse. When he sees the forest of giant, artificial mushrooms, he thinks he might make it. Then the locals arrive. A post-apocalyptic story by Jill Pastone, author of "Uphill".
Idol Hands by Jared Prophet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,980. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Cargo Pilot Rosco Little just wanted to make his run and get paid; not run for his life. Just looking at the girl, he knew she would bring him no end of trouble. But having seen her, it was far too late. And the gods always require a sacrifice. This is the first in a series of rollicking space adventures for Cargo Pilot Rosco Little. Cover by Rob Kelly
Murder in the Solid State by Wil McCarthy
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 75,420. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
David Sanger, an ambitious young physicist, attends a party at which a pompous older scientist, who just happens to have thrwarted the younger man's innovative ideas, is murdered. Suddenly it is not just David's career, but his life that is at stake. Are his ideas that important? Who's out to stop David from changing the world?
The Talisman of Elam by Jim Mastro
Series: Children of Hathor, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,270. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When twelve-year-old Jason Hunter discovers a spaceship buried in the woods behind his home, his world is turned upside down. He is forced to flee the Earth on a desperate mission to rescue his parents and prevent an alien invasion. If he can't find an ancient talisman hidden among the stars, the consequences will be horrific. The only trouble is, the thing might kill him when he touches it!
Beau Zen by Sharon L Reddy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 105,030. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
When the Princess in Cognizance was abducted and died, a world got mad. They gave the one she named heir, in her will, the best help they could, to find the princess' grandson. Smart kid, growing a bit too fast to keep his ankles covered had worked well. He wasn't ready, but he was prepared.
Metal Snow by J. Timothy Bagwell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,820. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Metal Snow collects three science-fiction novelettes: Tangible Light (first published in print form in Analog: Science Fiction and Fact), The Oneiric Telefactor (first published in print form in Leading Edge), and Gently Down the Stream (new & never before published). From Venus, where it rains acid and snows metal, to the capital world of galactic humanity, where Earth is considered uninhabited.
Written on the Coast: Thirteen Tales of Magic and Mayhem Written in Lincoln City, OR by Dayle A. Dermatis
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 46,640. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012 by Soul's Road Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Once upon a time, a writer journeyed to the enchanting Oregon Coast and took a workshop. Then, drawn by the siren’s song of knowledge and craft, she went back and took a whole bunch more. Ranging from traditional fantasy to science fiction to contemporary fantasy to the undefinably absurd, the stories in this collection will appeal to readers of all types of speculative fiction.
Dark Mirrors: A Story of Alien Invasion by John Walters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The people of Earth are losing a war with aliens that they themselves provoked. Everyone is being called up to fight, even prisoners; those who refuse are threatened with dismemberment to provide spare parts for wounded soldiers. A battle-hardened general enters a prison to recruit a woman who refuses to fight, but who may have a most unusual special ability that can turn the tide of the war.
Turkey Day Revenge by David Sloma
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2011 by Web of Life Solutions. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 1 review)
What if the turkeys were able to fight back? It's Thanksgiving and they're mad as hell! (Warning: blood, gore, and violence.) A short story.
Planet Urth: The Fate of Urth (Book 5) by Jennifer and Christopher Martucci
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,160. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Avery and her companions are faced with a new enemy more deadly than anything they’ve ever encountered, danger so deadly it threatens to destroy everything they’ve worked for and everyone they love. Will humankind be doomed to extinction once and for all? Find out in this heart-pumping final installment of the Planet Urth series.