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Diamond Creek Dogs by Mark Gordon
Series: The Feeder Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 127,180. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic(5.00 from 1 review)
The epic post-apocalyptic saga that began with 'Desolation Boulevard' continues. Years after the rise of the feeders, the world is a Dystopian nightmare, ruled by savagery. When a new, more terrifying strain of the feeders is discovered in the wastelands, the survivors at Diamond Creek look to Gabby to lead them out of the darkness. If you love The Stand or I am Legend, this series is for you.
Jonathan Rush and the Red World by Gregory Blackman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,920. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » General
In the second installment of the Star Master Trilogy, we find our friends at the Star Academy savoring in a victory that they hadn’t actually won. They uncovered a plot by the Void Empire to gain a foothold in the galaxy, all that changes when a chilling discovery is made and the Star Academy finds themselves once more against the odds.
Planet of the Supreme Predatory Octopus by Daniel Rosenthal
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 75,170. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A planet where giant octopus live, observed by aliens. The owner and pilot of a flying saucer personally tells in detail how he makes his flying saucer totally invisible to radar.
2015 Young Explorer's Adventure Guide by Marilag Angway, Marilag Angway, Deanna Baran, Mike Barretta, Eric Del Carlo, Salena Casha, Ron Collins, Cory Cone, CJ Daring, Evan Dicken, Anne E. Johnson, Amy Griswold, Jeanne Kramer-Smyth, Nancy Kress, Wendy Lambert, Vanessa MacLellan, Phoebe North, Angela Penrose, Douglas Smith, Sonja Thomas, Deborah Walker, Jeannie Warner, & Alvaro Zinos-Amaro
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 127,720. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014 by Dreaming Robot Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
24 science fiction short stories for the middle grade reader from Hugo and Nebula winning authors as well as newer writers. Girls need to read stories where any number of possible roles are modeled for them. Just as importantly, boys need to read stories where girls are active participants in adventures. And children of all colors and backgrounds need to know the future includes them.
The Demons of Liberty Row - A Boston Metaphysical Society Story by M. Holly-Rosing
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,080. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Severely injured after his last encounter with a demon, Samuel is forced to seek out the assistance of an African-American scientist and engineer by the name of Granville Woods. Suspicious of Samuel and his motives, and with his own secrets to keep, Granville refuses. But when a demon comes to prey on Granville’s neighborhood of Liberty Row, Granville realizes he needs Samuel's help after all
The Fifth Di... December 2014 by J Alan Erwine
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,110. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014 by Nomadic Delirium Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
The Fifth Di... brings you some of the best science fiction and fantasy available on the web. In this issue you'll find soldiers caught in a battle they can't understand, a character "haunted" by an unexpected duplicate, and a look at what might come at the end of the universe. Join Jennifer Rachel Baumer, Robin Wyatt Dunn, and Ian Brazee-Cannon on these wonderful adventures.
Wolf Block by Stuart J. Whitmore
Price: Free! Words: 11,530. Language: American English. Published: November 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In this somewhat-dystopian science fiction short story, a rich young woman enlists to serve in her government's military to honorably complete her duty to society. She expects to deal with people who come from the lowest economic classes, but she does not expect to be wrapped up in the mystery when the enigmatic prisoners of "Wolf Block" take a special interest in her.
When I was Not Myself by Christine Jayne Vann
Price: Free! Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 1 review)
A short tale about identity, memory and expectation. When I was Not Myself is our first visit to the concept of Metanoia, an engineered memory loss used in therapy. When I was Not Myself is a science fiction tale offered for free exploring the concept of identity, memory and preconceptions.
Chronos and Old Facts by Anthony Horvath
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,720. Language: American English. Published: March 14, 2014 by Bard and Book. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A budding scholar gets sent to a hidden building on the campus to meet Chronos, the keeper (and destroyer) of old facts. What he learns from Chronos will make him re-think everything he thinks he knows. Is it chronological snobbery, or is it just good scholarship?
Skitter by Josh Hilden
Series: The DPA/Marquette Institute Mythos · Short Stories By Josh Hilden. Price: Free! Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015 by Gorillas With Scissors Press (GWSP). Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
With monsters from darkest nightmare With monsters from darkest nightmare errupting from the basement of her apartment building Melanie has one choice... run or fight. from the basement of her apartment building Melanie has one choice... run or fight.
Eve of Destruction by C.E. Stalbaum
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 128,680. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011 by Jade Fantasy. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
The battle between magic and industry has begun...and the world will be changed forever.
Who Wants To Be The Emperor by S. A. Barton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Harvey Short, the Emperor of the Human race, has a lot of regrets as he nears the end of his life. As he recalls how humanity won the Empire, he's busy trying to figure out how to get the humans out of it. Has he come up with a solution, or just a pathetic illusion? 'Emperor' is a short story of about 4800 words / 19 paperback pages.
The Dead Have Ruled Earth For 200 Years by Noah Mullette-Gillman
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 39,640. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic(5.00 from 1 review)
THE DEAD HAVE RULED EARTH FOR 200 YEARS Two hundred years after humanity was forced to abandon Earth to the zombie hordes, three humans descend in great armored battle-suits into a world populated only by the ravenous and rotting undead. They will gun down as many hundreds and thousands of the monsters as necessary in their fight to retrieve the most important possession we left behind.
The Age of Psiber Knights Volume II: Silence Through the Thunder by Thomas John Moscato
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,560. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Sir Arthur Riddle is dispatched to the Caribbean to bring the notorious pirate Cage Lambert to justice. Far removed from the law found in the heart of the Empire, he must be prepared to make sacrifices he had never considered. Princess Crystal is sent to the other side of the world to investigate a conspiracy that threatens their very way of life.
The Good, the Bad and the Didgeridoo by K.G. McAbee & Cynthia D. Witherspoon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,030. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Airship pilot Lady Abigail Moran and her partner in all things, Simon Thorne, master pickpocket, are in the midst of yet another adventure. This time, the good ship Invincible has taken them to Australia: land of opals, kangaroos, didgeridoos…and dinosaurs?
Watching the Music Dance by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,960. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Suze loves her music. She hides in it when her parents fight. The fights end in divorce, and the divorce brings an end to the music—obtained illegally by Suze’s mother. Nils, Suze’s father, has no idea how to save his daughter’s music or her sanity without breaking the law. And he must figure it out quickly, because Suze doesn’t have time to wait. With complete bonus story “Worlds Apart…And Time"
The Last Veteran by Jay Allan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,110. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Two centuries after the collapse of America, one man knows the terrible truth. Connor Eliott must try to stop the doom he knows is coming. But first he has to survive an unsurvivable war. Connor has one friend - Charlie Six, a grizzled veteran who had survived 40 years in the trenches, and is determined to keep Connor alive. This is his story.
Paid by DeAnna Knippling
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,500. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012 by Wonderland Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
First published in Crossed Genres #30, "Luck." Time travel in a multiverse sounded great…except that some of inventor Beauregard’s alternate selves aren’t so nice. Now he’s a private dick hiring himself out to try to clean up the mess he made. And, of course, trying to get paid.
ALF Warz: The Iron Sergeant by Kevin Lumley
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,000. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(5.00 from 1 review)
A flat out, blistering military space opera adventure, featuring Recon Scout Sgt Iron Ryker and his partner, Quake, as they battle against enemies both human and alien across the Federation of Colonised Worlds. “Tight, tense writing, likeable characters, a well imagined future universe, sets the tone for some great sci-fi action.” J. Morgan ex-SOF
Zombie Fever 3: Evolution by B.M. Hodges
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,320. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The zombie virus has spread to Singapore and is out of control, creating zombies that are faster, smarter and hungrier than ever! Tomas discovers that Abigail and her best friend are the only two people in the world inoculated with the cure. Tomas makes it his mission to rescue her, regardless of the millions of flesh-eating psychopaths rioting in the streets.