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The Battle for Moscow, Idaho & Other Stories by Edward W. Robertson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,460. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of six of Edward W. Robertson's sci-fi and horror stories. Along with two new works, previously published stories include "The Battle for Moscow, Idaho," "Death Among the Grasseaters," "The Magic Taco Wagon," and "The Inspiration of Philocrates," a steampunk-hued Aether Age tale of a cold war between ancient Greece and Egypt. Approximately 24,000 words long.
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 Nature of Man by Jeanne Evans
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,070. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A team of anthropologists from the New York City Museum of Natural history venture into the Congo where they discover a new species of ape. Through their interactions with this new primate, the Poole anthropological team learns many things, not only about the new primate, but also about their own human nature.
Hero For A Day by Russ Crossley
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales, Fiction » Science fiction » General
When Mother Nature meets a young, dashing Kris Kringle at the annual Mythic Creatures convention she falls head over roots in love. And when Kris and she encounter a mystery of a missing magical key they start off on an adventure to find the key and save mythology for all time. A tale of adventure with a legendary hero worthy of Indiana Jones, if he were a magical elf.
Monsters in the Attic: Aliens, Terrorists, and One Voluble Raccoon by Blaine Readler
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,860. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Space aliens have invaded the earth! Unfortunately nobody knows, at least until Gabe, pet-sitter and jump-blues bandleader, finds himself face-to-face with a raccoon that talks like Louis Armstrong. The animal hosts an alien who explains that he and his colleagues have come to Earth to save mankind … but they need Gabe’s help. Unfortunately Gabe can’t shake the feeling that Ronny is lying.
Chroniques des Temps Perdus by Anthony Jauneaud
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,790. Language: French. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(5.00 from 1 review)
Un homme voyage dans le temps et tombe amoureux d'un fantôme. Un autre le fait avant tout pour se venger de sa femme. Un troisième, enfin, décide de mourir dans son propre lit, cinquante ans plus tôt. Ces personnages se perdent et se retrouvent au cours de ces neuf nouvelles où ils sont avant tout les visiteurs de leurs propres vies.
Reach: a Twin-Bred novel by Karen A. Wyle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,470. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(4.00 from 1 review)
In this sequel to Twin-Bred, scientist Mara Cadell and the Twin-Bred she helped to create embark on a new and perilous journey -- except for one pair who remain on Tofarn, attempting to live in the human and Tofa communities. Meanwhile, events on Tofarn approach a crisis, in which former host mothers Laura and Veda are deeply involved.
First Contact: Escape to 55 Cancri by Kenneth E. Ingle
Series: Contact, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,050. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013 by Rob Preece. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A group of scientists escapes persecution on Earth by travelling into space. Unfortunately, what they find is that the stars are already occupied... and nobody is prepared to make room for humans. In fact, they're prepared to make sure no other humans follow... in the most final way possible. Marie Presk and her crew must fight for survival... and for the survival of the Earth that rejected them.
Sins Of The Father by Thelonious Legend
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,980. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban(3.50 from 2 reviews)
This was going to be a special year for the Parker sisters. Eve was going to dominate in the classroom and on the basketball court. Gwen was going to make the starting five and go down in history as the greatest prankster ever. Ana was going to do as little as possible. But without warning, all three sisters gain extraordinary abilities that defy science… powers that are killing them.
Teddy Hunter: The Nano-zombie War by Kevin Williams
Series: teddyhunter, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 100,120. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi(5.00 from 1 review)
alien AIs trying to take over the earth. Tracker and Mindy try to stop them, but this time they're disguised as teddy-bear robots.
All the Right Friends by Raymond S Flex
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013 by DIB Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Owner of by far the largest corporation in the world, ArnEnts, Steven Arneson finds himself in a unique bargaining position. World leaders, among other movers and shakers, all plead for his help in warding off an invasion of killer robots. It’d be so satisfying to say no. An uncompromising story which paints a picture of a world, and its priorities, gone mad. All the Right Friends: a short story.
Ocean: War of Independence by Brian Herbert
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,690. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2013 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » General
PART THREE OF THREE Kimo Pohaku and his Sea Warriors have declared war against human civilization, because of the severe environmental damage inflicted on the ocean and its life forms. Leading a powerful armada of sea creatures against naval forces, Kimo has set a high goal: The complete liberation of the seas from human control, and preventing mankind from using the waters again for selfish...
Gott'im's Monster by S. Dorman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,150. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Gott'im's Monster is coming-of-age speculative fiction for teenagers with heads. A New England Gothic recasting of Shelley's Frankenstein, Gott'im's Monster is part of The God's Cycle and is set in the mountains of Western Maine, 1808, with a "chorus" of 1980s townsfolk. Its fantastic elements sparse in beginning, the Cycle moves through its story in time and place with increasing mythic emphasis.
Lieutenant (an Ell Donsaii story #3) by Laurence E Dahners
Series: The Ell Donsaii stories. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,220. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(5.00 from 1 review)
"Lieutenant" is the third in a series of near future SciFi/Thrillers whose young heroine has a nerve mutation that makes her an athletic genius. She has dropped out of grad school after using her quantum theories to invent a means for enormously improving communications. Flying UAVs for the USAF she recognizes that the PRC is going to invade Taiwan. Our response requires her new quantum devices!
The Imitation of Christ by Raymund Eich
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012 by CV-2 Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In an artificial world whose inhabitants used advanced neurotechnology to implant skills and habits in playing status games, Pavel trumped all his friends by making himself believe in Christianity. But whether true or false, his new faith wielded a power over Pavel's mind neither he nor his friends expected....
Prospects by Jason Arnett
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Mrak is a man who must work. After more than two decades of service to the Yaiax ambassador, he won't take just any job.He lives on his severance until he is convinced to take an assignment he's been warned against. This new job takes Mrak to a distant world where he must confront a spectre of the past and come to terms with the prospects of his future.
SG1-08 Alliances by Karen Miller
Series: Stargate SG-1, Book 8. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,770. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
When Jacob Carter asks General Hammond for SG-1's participation in a mission for the Tok'ra, it seems like the answer to O'Neill's dilemma. The secretive Tok'ra are running out of hosts, and Jacob believes he's found the answer-but it means O'Neill and his team must risk their lives infiltrating a Goa'uld slave breeding farm to recruit humans willing to join the Tok'ra.
Shift by Jay M Horne
Series: Shift, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,240. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A true voyage of discovery comes not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes. That's the philosophy I have adapted while floating aimlessly among the stars. The big red SHIFT button is my only hope in retaining my humanity. It allows me short bouts of time in another's body back on Earth. I've been almost everyone imaginable-Or so I thought!