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To Kill an Assassin - The Priors, Episode 11 by Weston Kincade
Price: Free! Words: 9,800. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Chapters 5 – 10 Mutations abound in far-reaching worlds and some planes are being devastated by war. The PASTOR agency has an agenda to do so much more… including ruling them all. Madelin is learning to control her abilities, and just in time. With Leodenin’s newfound talents, combining the best mutations from multiple worlds, Juno and her friends are at his mercy—but oh how the tables turn.
Orbital Decay by A.G. Claymore
Series: Orbital Decay, From 'The Dark Defiance'. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,680. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
A Black Ships Novella Ben's life was falling apart but the pace has just accelerated. A suicide case turns out to be murder and it looks like the body count’s going to rise. A lot. As he races to uncover the truth, he learns the entire species may be the next victim. Just as humanity is finally reaching for the stars, a terrible mistake may knock us back into the Stone Age. If anyone is left...
Unconventional by Rish Outfield
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Divorced and about to lose his son, Tom decides to take the three year old to his first comic book convention. He wants to create an experience that will last in the little boy's memory long after he's gone . . . and that certainly happens, though not in the way he would have planned. Also includes an author's note.
Call Me Yesterday by Tim Beresford
Series: The Yesterday Trilogy, Volume One. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,470. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Mason Tyler, working in secret, with the help of his attractive assistant Jane Munroe, has discovered a way to send a message to himself, which travels a few hours backward in time. When Jane’s former lover, Mark Wright, learns of this breakthrough, he determines to prevent Mason from making his discovery public. Why? Read the long description to find out...
Their Majesties' Bucketeers by L. Neil Smith
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,320. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Captain Agot Edmoot Mav, Extraordinary Inquirer for Their Majesties’ Bucketeers, must find out who has killed a famed, but controversial, scholar. The killing was done in a windowless room which was locked and the murder weapon itself is a mystery. But Agot Edmoot Mav is nothing if not persistent, and as a loyal member of the Bucketeers, will not rest until the truth is revealed.
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.
Anywhen by Anthony J Fuchs
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,490. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Jack Finnegan possesses a rare talent that makes him a unique asset to the police department: he can see the past with one touch. But when he and his partner are assigned to locate a missing teenager, Jack will have to stretch the limits of his abilities further than he has ever dared.
Trois secondes by Kane Banway
Price: Free! Words: 6,050. Language: French. Published: April 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Jack est un père de famille aimant. Et en tant que mari modèle, il se doit de faire plaisir à sa femme qui ne veut pas passer 7 heures en voiture alors qu'en passant par une T-Porte, ils seraient tous arrivés en trois secondes, montre en main. Sauf que Jack n'aime pas les T-Portes... Mais il aime sa femme, alors... Qu'est-ce qu'on ne ferait pas, pour l'amour de sa vie ?
The Peace Proxy by Cyril Adams
Price: Free! Words: 51,200. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense(4.00 from 1 review)
As humanity prepares for an alien invasion that is still decades away, an investigative reporter discovers the enemy may be closer than anyone imagines.
Red Blood Falling by Lea Tassie
Series: Green Blood, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,160. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Twenty years after trees take over the world, Erik wants to harness their electricity to recreate civilization. When a murder occurs, the clan soon discovers the culprit. What justice can be meted out to punish this individual and protect the community? There are no police, law courts or jails in this new world. If these become necessary, will this lead to history repeating itself?
Minarets of Notre Dame by Alex Estrov
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 141,510. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
This is a story about Americans and her surprising allies fighting in WWIII. In the world of the future, old competitors, even one-time geopolitical enemies, now trade, cooperate in space exploration and fight in Europe, North Africa and the Middle East against a bitter and hardened enemy. The threat comes from the nuclear-amed French Caliphate.
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.
Maniacs: The Krittika Conflict by Nick S. Thomas
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,210. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013 by Swordworks & Miro Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
War has raged between worlds for the last ten years, but for an experienced mercenary like Max Mason, there is money to be made. He has no allegiance to anyone but his own crew, 'The Maniacs', and will work for whoever pays him best. Landing on Krittika, he is offered the job of a lifetime, ten million credits, if he can get the right crew and make it through alive.
Dark Moonlighting 5: Electric Dark Moonlightingaloo by Scott Haworth
Series: Dark Moonlighting, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,460. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Nick Whittier, the lovable vampire who has murdered over 30,000 people, returns in this exciting conclusion to the Dark Moonlighting series. He has had many jobs over his nearly seven centuries of existence, but now he faces his most important challenge. The zombie apocalypse is at hand, and it is up to Nick and his friends to save humanity.
Incredible Journey by R.P. Bezuidenhout
Price: Free! Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
You will be taken on an incredible journey, stretching your imagination and believes. For a short while you will forget who you are, this fast paced carnival ride of pure adrenaline will have you rethinking the events of this short saga for weeks after you have finished the story.
The Worker Prince (Saga Of Davi Rhii Book 1) by Bryan Schmidt
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,820. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
What if everything you thought you knew about yourself and the world turned out to be wrong? For Davi Rhii, Prince of the Boralian people, that nightmare has become a reality. His quest to rediscover himself brings him into conflict with his friends and family, calling into question his cultural values and assumptions, and putting in jeopardy all he’s worked for his whole life.
Zut by Jill Divine
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,460. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
The year is 3030 and the people on the planet Tirleen are subliminally controlled and no longer believe that God exists, so God sends some gifts to prove his existence. Twenty five children who died twelve years ago now live. His wonderful miracle is ignored and the children are imprisoned. Now God's gifts need rescuing and a battle between Zut and the angels begins.
Mission Infection by Onkar S. Bidwe
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 152,160. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Its a story of a small CD8 T cell that lives in the thymus.he embarks on the journey of self discovery in the body. On the way he meets a mentor who teaches him his job, make him aware duties, give him courage to fight against bad cells and terrorists pathogens, and finally after a roller coaster ride he establishes his identity, earns name for himself in the big bad world of the human Body.
Identity, Heritage Lost, Book I by Christopher Lapides
Series: Heritage Lost, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 143,130. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Who am I? He has defeated dragons, demons, wizards and tyrants. Now Callobus Swordstar must defeat a curse that threatens to consume him. To destroy the rage, he must first find out who he really is. Can he find the answers he needs before time runs out or will the ancient malady finally claim him? Though Mileena’s presence keeps the rage at bay, Callobus knows that he cannot...
Apex Magazine Issue 67 by Sigrid Ellis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,680. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014 by Apex Publications. 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.