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The Lycron Scripts by Erik Pleasance
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 27,100. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013 by Martian Publishing. Categories: Screenplays » Sci-Fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The original stories of the Lycron Federation written for a proposed television series in 1974. The pilot and first two series scripts are presented, introducing the primary characters in the series as well as a fair overview of the difficulties that they will face in upcoming episodes. The three show a fairly representative sampling of the depth of story matter available for the projected series.
The Fifth Di... September 2013 by J Alan Erwine
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,170. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013 by Nomadic Delirium Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Fifth Di... features some of the best science fiction and fantasy fiction and poetry. This issue features religious oppression, bizarre aliens, cocky captains, bizarre diplomacy and so much more. In this issue: Lou Antonelli, Bruce Boston, Wayne Carey, C.J. Carter-Stephenson, Jeffery Scott Sims, Francis W. Alexander, Robert P. Hansen, Kurt MacPhearson, and David C. Kopaska-Merkel.
Specimen #882 by Tommy Baggins
Price: Free! Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(5.00 from 1 review)
Somewhere between H.P. Lovecraft and Area 51 is this very short tale of a bored extraterrestrial and its conversation with the humans who have detained it.
Last One Leaves the Light Out by Stewart Felkel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.00 from 1 review)
After years of searching the heavens an alien signal reaches Earth. But even if mankind can reach its source what mysteries lay in wait?
James Eldritch and the Incredibly Awkward Silence (#4) by Michael Horton
Series: James Eldritch, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,680. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Did you hear that? Neither did anyone else. A scenic trip to Bristol ends in disaster when a fiend no one saw (or heard) coming suddenly appears. James Eldritch discovers that his greatest foe might not be a Herald after all. Will he finally settle things with the man who took Melina’s life?
Promise by Sharon L Reddy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,950. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The promise of Promise is the potential pharmaceuticals in its vast rainforest. Field botanist Westerly is sure something about the life cycle of the "common blueflower" that grows beneath the vast epiphyte known as "broadvine" has been missed. She gets a very strange warning, then an even odder message. Shulo prepares for Wes and her best friend as much as he can. And then there were three.
Raven: Girl Aflame by Jonathan Standing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 127,150. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
An orphan for all of her sixteen years, Raven is forced to tragically leave everything behind when a terrible secret is exposed. SHE IS NOT LIKE OTHER GIRLS. A fire rages inside her to find out who she really is. Her journey takes her far from home. Little does she know just how far this journey will take her. Far more astonishing, is what she learns about herself along the way.
Alpha Mission: A Beacon Flight Adventure by A R Coy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,320. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Children’s books » Science & Technology
Eleven-year-old Bethan might be the youngest member of her family’s Beacon Flight team, but she’s the captain of getting into trouble. When their delivery of relief aid is threatened by a space gang known as Locusts, Bethan must recruit her brother, Kale, and local boy, Adjo, to uncover a deadly plot.
Curtain Call by Shaun Farell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014 by ImagineThat! Studios. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Cordelia is called to a strange theatre by a message from her estranged father, and she hopes for a joyful reunion. Her father though has been treading on dangerous ground while trying to impress the Director the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences. Still Cordelia cannot possibly know the strange and terrifying details of what lies within this particular play house.
The Touch Comes Second by Adam Hughes
Price: Free! Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias(3.50 from 2 reviews)
A genetic mutation imparts ever-lasting life to James, but also leaves him thousands of years removed from his family in a world where humans have evolved past emotions and touch. Desperate to regain what he lost, James travels back in time to reunite with his dead wife and to sire the son they never had. Will he find what he's looking for?
The Shrooms of Benares by Robert Jeschonek
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,540. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Benares: planet of fungi on the far frontier. Mushrooms grow taller than trees, fungal creatures roam the landscape...and a terrible new spore turns humans into the walking dead. The only man left alive, a genetically modified super space priest named Father Obregon, sets out to confront this threat and save the woman he loves. But the deadly fungal spore has other plans in store for them both.
Star Travels Tales of Science Fiction by Rhea Rose
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,480. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In Star Travels science fiction short stories meet a time travelling P.I. who tries to save his wife by transporting to a future-future to end the life of a killer before he can even begin a life of schoolboy rampage; a lemonade stand to quench an alien thirst; an illegal extraterrestrial toy stolen once then stolen twice for a clandestine client; a sinister Christmas adventure filled with love.
Nano Zombie: Redemption by Paul Westwood
Series: Nano Zombie, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,830. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » Undead
This exciting sequel to Nano Zombie has Emily battling for survival in a dying world. Food has run out and the Infecteds rule the dust-filled wasteland. With danger at every turn, she, along with her companions, try to find a way to finally defeat the zombie hordes. The horrific journey will test their bonds of friendship and even love.
Sky Pirate: Safe Harbor by Finnegan H. H. O'Riordan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,970. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014 by Spring Horton. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Finnegan O'Riordan isn't your usual pirate airship captain. In a world of burly, salty sea dogs, he's a small, nicely dressed gentleman. And it's no secret amongst the other pirates that he wasn't always a man.
The Santa Claus Gang by Ian M. Dudley
Series: Marlowe and the Spacewoman, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,510. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.00 from 1 review)
It's hard to enjoy Xmas when even the Santa Claus Gang's out to get you. When the Prussian Death Squad Robot commandos disappear on Xmas Eve, the crime bears all the hallmarks of the dreaded Santa Claus Gang. With only a few hours to locate the missing commandos, Marlowe and Nina find themselves yet again delving into the seedy, dumpster-filled underbelly of the City’s criminal underworld.
The Countryside Computer by Chris Reynolds
Series: Mauretania Comics. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 210. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Science fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Comic-strip sci-fi. Deep in the countryside, strange things are happening. What new machine is this? The Countryside Computer comes to all the local farms along the newly-widened roads! Add to Cart now!
Fiction Vortex - June 2013 by Fiction Vortex
Price: Free! Words: 32,780. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
We have conclusive proof in this issue that the May issue was more than just a fluke because we have yet another month's worth of fantastic stories to deliver. This issue has some great surprises, too. Fiction Vortex publishes science fiction and fantasy. All stories in this issue appeared on FictionVortex.com during June 2013.
The Lady or the Tiger, and Other Re-Imaginings by J. M. McDermott
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,060. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012 by Bad Ducky Industries. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In these tales, cities grow on the back of humongous lizards, where a young boy crashed down must choose his lady or a tiger. Also, a mostly nameless wanderer seeks to trade everything he has to find a homeland - skin, bone, pain, and soul. A basilisk builds a palace of stone made of prisoners, and he is honored as a king. There are nightmares, dreams, other myths and other re-imaginings.