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Fiction River: How to Save the World by Fiction River
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,220. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
How to Save the World brings together eleven of today’s brightest authors, presenting their answers to solve a pressing problem facing the human race. From the growing energy crisis to women’s rights to overpopulation to the survival of humanity in the future, the stories in this original anthology examine the issues facing our planet today—and offer hope for our survival tomorrow.
Flashover by Abdullah Ali
You set the price! Words: 23,920. Language: British English. Published: September 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Darren Swenson is a normal teenager, and an excellent coder. He's curious, he's intelligent, and he's madly in love with science and technology. What will happen when he invents the first molecular machines? Will he use them for personal gain, or to uplift humanity to new heights and usher the dawn of a new era?
Give The Hippo What He Wants by Robert Jeschonek
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,730. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Sports, Fiction » Science fiction » General
In the baseball league of the future, losing the World Series will get you the death penalty. Nobody cares if Thal Simoleon choked because of an opera-singing pink hippo that only he can see. Will the hippo's terrible secret lead to Thal's salvation? Or will he die in extra innings of the bloodiest high-tech basebrawl of all time? Only the hippo knows.
The Book of War by Nick Broadhurst
Series: Sequetus, Book 12 · Templar, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,580. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Here’s the twelfth Sequetus Series book. The military junta that was interfering with Earth, prior to the Twenty-First Century, is now trying to arm the Temple movement. The Temple arrived out there with the short-lived refugees, over the past thousand years. The junta’s purpose is to put the rest of the long-lived Federation in fear, to make them strike back. It’s now war, prophecy fulfilment.
In A Flash by William Mangieri
Series: Detective Jimmy Delaney, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Jimmy was a good cop, but age and changing times were getting the better of him. If he could only get an edge - what would be the harm? I mean, everybody cheats a little, don’t they? Read “In a Flash” to see Jimmy get himself out of trouble. "In a Flash" is the first Detective Jimmy Delaney series, and is also available in “Broken Down: Detective Jimmy Delaney Collection #1.”
Mirror Shards: Volume Two by Thomas Carpenter
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,590. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
BEWARE! Between these pages, thirteen tales about augmented reality lie in wait to steal away your senses.
Cleopatra 7.2 by Elizabeth Ann Scarborough
Series: Cleopatra, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 95,330. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2011 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Cleopatra's back (again). This time she brought friends. “A science fiction thriller that feels like a futuristic James Bond . . . The idea of two minds inhabiting one body is a fascinating premise. The way they blend together and respect each other’s personality makes Elizabeth Ann Scarborough’s latest work a fascinating, often humorous speculative fiction.” Midwest Book Review
Apex Magazine Issue 67 by Sigrid Ellis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,680. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014 by Apex Book Company. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Apex Magazine is a monthly science fiction, fantasy, and horror magazine featuring original, mind-bending short fiction from many of the top pros of the field. New issues are released on the first Tuesday of every month.
A Quantum Leap by Simon John Cox
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The technology behind the 1990s TV show Quantum Leap is real, a Pentagon black project shut down due to test subjects going out of control when inhabiting other bodies. The technology has been stolen by North Korea and the program resurrected by Kim, Jong-il. But someone has gone missing inside the machine, and Dr Hwang, Ji-hoon's whole existence rests on bringing that person back.
The Observer by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,270. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
They send the best and brightest to war, then observe them when the soldiers return. Only someone else observes, too—someone closer to the soldier, someone quite surprising…
Twisting Topeka by Lissa Staley
Price: Free! Words: 58,750. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » USA
We each experience and envision our own version of Topeka. In these stories, 18 writers twist the past and future to explore alternate possibilities for our community. These stories will make you question what you know about the past and frighten you about what the future could hold. What if....? Read this collection from the 2016 Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library Community Novel Project.
Padania addio by Bryan Murphy
Series: Daria Rigoletti - italiano. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,090. Language: Italian. Published: November 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
In uno stato immaginario prossimo venturo che si è separato dall’Italia, una giovane donna tenta di emanciparsi dal ruolo che il destino sembra averle riservato: quello di killer professionista. Sullo sfondo di uno stato canaglia in agonia, Daria Rigoletti si trasforma prima in una contrabbandiera di esseri umani, poi in una cult leader. Ma le circostanze tramano contro di lei.
Legend of Axiatés Episode 3 by J.B. Kleynhans
Price: Free! Words: 6,540. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.00 from 1 review)
A tale of high fantasy, with guns, swords, magic, and anything that makes the heart beat faster. Follow the lives of individuals that live and breathe the romances of the past and excitements of the future, all of who live in the shadow of the Goddess, Axiatés, destined to create a second sun for the earth.
Futurecaster by David S Reynolds
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013 by Renaissance Redneck Media. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A man learns to tell the future and tries to avoid his destiny. Will he succeed or will fate claim him?
Human Rights by Philip Hoyle
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,240. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014 by Stanhope Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Ed Bush lives with his family in one of the United States of Europe. Their way of life is dictated entirely by the government known as Europarl. Every year at a four day celebration of human rights the people coming of age are assigned to their posts within the country. Ed doesn’t think there is anything he can do about it until he meets an old man and is recruited to join a rebel group.
The Shasta Caper, Dead Men Don't Talk, They Die Again by John Pirillo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,840. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Samuel Light and Jimbo, his rough and tumble Texan partner, are given a message from the dead to seek out a man who has died and was on a mission to save his mother, but unwittingly has led a terrorist group to a city beneath the earth that has the power to destroy everything!
In Plain Sight by Michele Briere
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,460. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The little gray aliens have been taking people from Earth for thousands of years. When a pilot kidnapped from Earth crash lands one of their ships in the Thayan Empire, an empire populated by millions of humans with Earth ancestry living side by side with the tall, furry, felinoid Thayans, the Thayan government decides it's time to find Earth and do something about the reaping.
Chemical Burn by Quincy J. Allen
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 137,190. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The last thing Los Angeles needed was a high-tech, ex-assassin from another world setting up shop as a private detective. They got one anyway, in the form of Justin Case, a smart-ass killing machine looking for a little redemption.
The Mask And The Master: Book Two of Mechanized Wizardry by Ben Rovik
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 138,180. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
The pressure is on Petronaut Horace Lundin to prove what his new Spell Box can do. As he struggles with a new team and an old enemy, Samanthi and the Recon squad go on the hunt for the mysterious revolutionaries who attempted to kill Princess Naomi. Will mechanized wizardry give Delia an edge against its enemies; or will the race to control the new technology bring the region closer to war?
My Best 2012 Science Fiction and Fantasy Short Stories by Nikki Futures
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,900. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Five SciFi Fantasy Short Stories. Spirit 101: What happens when one “wakes up dead.” How does one transition from life to after-life and back to life? Catori and Her Human: The first hybrid humans and mini-panthers of Earth. Between Galaxies: The first inter-galactic space captain. It's 2AM on the Moon Greeley: Teens and off-world drugs. Mind Over Matter: Mental masters vs Metal Slave Ship.