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Qet Contact (2180) by B.B. Irvine
Series: Spacer Series, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 116,140. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Qet Contact (2180): During final negotiations for the Human Sphere’s entry into the Assembly Of Sentients, Captain Xiu-Li Chen and Commander Ecurba save the alien Qet leader from an assassination attempt; Ecurba falls in love with the Qet-Qeta’s daughter during sanctuary on SAS JAGUAR; and the Human Sphere is formalized. Then assassins attack again. Book 6 of the Spacer Series.
Snowy by Graham Storrs
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,420. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
For Bob, his work as a lab technician was just a job. He didn't get involved with the people or the lab animals - until the day they began to experiment on Snowy. (Short story, over 9,000 words.)
The Pragmatic Hitchhiker by Jean-Yves Crozier
Series: Acoustic Funambulist, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,490. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.00 from 1 review)
The acrobat's odyssey carries on as he discovers throughout his encounters and his own feedback, a sound progression to mind. Speed-spacing on the on the Stellar Expressway, the Acoustic Funambulist finds himself in the midst of psychedelic delusions from a self-boarded Freaknik in this fifth episode of the series.
"Custodial Science" by scifiguy3553
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
David, Michael, and Darren are three janitors at a wildlife research facility in California. Lately, the complex has been dealing with a mysterious, unnatural odor that quickly vanishes just as it appears. At first, it seems like a job for the maintenance crew, when in reality, it's a job suited for a scientist!
North Dark by Lane Kareska
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,850. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013 by Sirens Call Publications. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias(4.00 from 1 review)
Set in a lonesome and barbarous failed state, North Dark is the story of a lone man traveling by dogsled across a frozen wasteland in pursuit of the fugitive who destroyed his family.
The Mysterious Bed by Mathis B. Rogers
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 89,900. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay(4.00 from 1 review)
Casey Stevenson's lover, Chris Johnson, leaves him for another man after six years, claiming he doesn't "want a long-term relationship". The broken-hearted Casey takes his 1994 Christmas vacation at Crystal City Ski Lodge and Resort seated on a plateau on the side of Crystal Mountain over-looking Crystal City, Colorado.
Z14 by Jim Chaseley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,300. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(4.00 from 1 review)
Z14 is a cyborg, he’s a killer and he’s a collector of cuddly toys. Killing humans is wrong, he knows that. But it just feels right, somehow, almost like he was made to do it – and it pays really well. Z14 is an offbeat science fiction romp, with strong characters battling against a dangerous, if somewhat daft, alien plot. You may chuckle, you may grimace - sometimes both together.
Evil Agenda by Steven M. Moore
Series: Clones and Mutants, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,240. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
An interagency task force pursues an international money launderer. David Olsen feels uneasy about his assignment. The money launderer Rupert Snyder aka Vladimir Kalinin has an evil agenda—world domination. He wants to breed the perfect soldier. One of Rupert’s creations, Sirena, escapes his clutches and joins David and friends on a perilous mission to thwart the madman’s plans.
Abby's Darkness (A Short Story) by D.L. Gabriel
Price: Free! Words: 5,300. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
While on training to join the World Space Agency, Abby’s demons threaten to undermine her efforts. A saviour appears just when she’s about to collapse under the intensity of her fear, stirring emotions deep within. But can she keep relying on him to rescue her from herself? Or can she come through to save him when the tables turn?
One Awake In All The World by Robert Jeschonek
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Exterminators Pass Candle and Nona Stiletto keep space safe for humanity by mowing down hostile alien lifeforms. When a distress call lands them in the battle of a lifetime on a postapocalyptic planet, they must fight a war for survival against hordes of savage creatures. Their only hope: a solitary alien child who might be the only key to a terrible secret that could end the carnage.
Sci Fi Tales, Volume 1: From the Edge by Richard Alan Dickson
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,220. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011 by Grey Cat Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Science fiction often rides the rail at the edge of a boundary, testing to see what's on the other side. But not all frontiers are found in the distance of outer space. Sometimes, our heroes find their stories much closer to home. This collection of five short stories includes, "A Birthday Surprise," "No Guts, No Glory," "The Crimson Teardrop," "The Eidolon Offramp," and "Bull's-eye Red."
Nanotroopers Episode 14: The HNRV Factor by Philip Bosshardt
Price: Free! Words: 38,620. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Episode 14, Nanotroopers. With help from alien benefactors, Red Hammer diverts an asteroid toward Earth and issues an ultimatum: close down Quantum Corps. Lieutenant John Winger takes a detachment into space to divert the asteroid by using ANAD to disassemble it. Unknown to Winger, a saboteur plans to corrupt ANAD so that the effort fails. The troopers can only save Earth by saving ANAD.
Apocalypse x 7: Offbeat Doomsday Stories by Michael Canfield
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,860. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012 by Vauk House Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » General
Seven startling versions of the world ending - one for every day of the week: Hour of the Snowflake, Wednesday, Think of a Pink Ship, Facts About Gel, The Crossing, A Flavor of Quark, & Junk Silver.
Kristinia Black by JULIA TALMADGE
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,540. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Kristinia now faces the biggest challenge of her life, saving herself and a group of humans from alien invaders bent on the destruction of Earth. She must learn to overcome challenges and deal with some 200 years of slavery under the hands of the Crestons.
All Beasts Together by Randall Allen Farmer
Series: The Commander, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,250. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General(5.00 from 1 review)
The Commander (Book Three) Carol Hancock, Arm, is free from captivity for the first time. She establishes her territory in Chicago, despite attacks on her by enemy Chimeras. As she defends her territory from attackers, she makes new friends and forges important alliances.
Santorini Blues by Morgan Rose
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 154,550. Language: Italian. Published: April 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
Un navigatore solitario alla ricerca di se stesso conversa, nonostante le sue iniziali reticenze, con Calliope (dal greco Καλλιόπη, "dalla bella voce"), la sua barca. A prima vista è un libro di mare, ma il lettore si troverà a vivere realtà e mito. Introspezione psicologica, avventura e salsedine. La ricerca del perché di un amore perduto, immersi nel cuore del mar Egeo.
Shadows of Marrakech by Tim Kindberg
Price: Free! Words: 66,970. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In Marrakech, Chemchi, a Berber girl, enters into a bargain with a brutal slave master. In return for his help, she must track down the son he needs to save him. He awakens her power to see the unseen: a living carpet of shadows, a portal to an uncanny parallel world. Chemchi finds the son. But she also finds out the truth about her mother. And Cracked Marrakech has a mind of its own...
Golden Realm Stories Anthology by John Pirillo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,950. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Take part in startling adventure with Sherlock Holmes, fly off to fantasy worlds where cartoons come alive, pirates are reborn, demons are fair game for special force military units and a young teen has powers that only electronics can give. Tons of great reading for a low, low price.
Ten Thousand Deaths by William Reid
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Crippled from years of interstellar war and threatened with discharge, Ash must steal her personal space fighter before she loses it forever.
Lucid Dreaming - January 2014 by Darryl Wood
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,320. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Enter our dreams and ask afterwards if it was just a dream. We include selected short stories and vignettes in various genres from writers across the country. Quality is the only criteria for inclusion. The January issue includes, "Drowning in Dreams." A group of writers begin to experience for real the dreams they're having.