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Love, Faith and Stars by Joseph J. Cor
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 40,350. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Futuristic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This book contains two short science fiction stories. One is set on a distant world and tells the story of a young girl whose life is transformed by a visit of a stranger from the stars. The other tells the story of two Martian explorers, deeply antagonistic, who stumble across the greatest discovery in human history. Each man's interpretation of events differs radically from the other's.
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.
The Long Road Home (From the Desk of Col. Garrett Ross) by Brent Meske
Series: Clements Academy. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60,770. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
The Clements Academy was established, somewhere around the year 2045, to train the best and brightest orphans from around the world into the perfect agents. Weapons and martial arts are just a taste of the curriculum for students. Alexis is the one orphan Garrett Ross has serious doubts about. After all, Clements admits ten year olds, and her parents are viciously murdered when she's nine.
Waking Prometheus by Eric Filler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,780. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012 by Planet 99 Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
When Brent Gallowes lost his family in a brutal murder, he sought solace in the stars as a freighter captain. Then Brent finds a mysterious artifact in space, an artifact that will change his life and has the potential to change all of humanity forever.
Ocean: The Awakening by Brian Herbert & Jan Herbert
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 61,400. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » General
PART ONE OF THREE Poisonous jellyfish and deadly stonefish attack Hawaiian beaches. Whales enlarge the assault against human sea activities by blockading naval installations and shipping lanes. Kimo Pohaku, a young Hawaiian man covered with tattoos of marine animals, emerges as the leader of this war from the sea, declaring war on humanity. Kimo may look human, but he has been transformed…
Animal Words (Darkeye Volume 2) by Lydia West
Series: Darkeye. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 107,960. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Mhumhi and his children are captured and taken below the city by the mysterious bouda, a group of humans with strange ties to spotted hyenas. These humans are not helpless: in fact, they threaten to upset the power balance of the city. Mhumhi will have to make a choice- should he continue to make his human children a part of his dangerous life, or should he entrust them back to their own kind?
The Pathways of Depot Verde by Jill Zeller
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,620. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012 by J Z Morrison Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Neuronal Atrophy, "Spacer's Dementia" is spreading through the solar system. Miles comes to Depot Verde to pick up where his dead ex-wife Natalie left off. But can he uncover her secret cure in time to help their daughter Lily, before the Pharma cuts off the supply? Includes FREE SF short story, "Electric Pathways of the Heart."!
Second Wave: A Trip to the Zoo by Derek Elkins
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,030. Language: American English. Published: April 24, 2013 by Bard and Book. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
With the first wave, they took out a third of the human population. With the second wave, they make us take out the rest.
Wolf by Paul G Mann
Price: Free! Words: 28,250. Language: British English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This is a short Novella about one of the main characters in NEWTH (The Early Years) Wolf is a legend and this is the story of how he earned his name on a hostile planet. The Novella is free to download in the hope it gives the reader an insight and flavour of what NEWTH is about.
River Ghost: Paranormal Mystery Novelette by Elizabeth Eagan-Cox by Elizabeth Eagan-Cox
Price: $1.45 USD. Words: 15,010. Language: American English. Published: August 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
River Ghost, a paranormal mystery novelette by Elizabeth Eagan-Cox. Autumn, 2014 in Vicksburg, Mississippi, Corlah Kellian, owner of the contemporary paddle wheel gambling boat, River Ghost, moonlights as a ghost investigator. She's on assignment at the antebellum Oak Grove Plantation, whose owners plan to turn it into a bed and breakfast inn, if Corlah can get rid of the ghost. 15,000 words.
On the Border: A Short Story by Ben Godby
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Harry started running rum when his pa ran off to California and his ma got too sick to work - but tonight's the first time he's let his little brother Sam come along. Sam doesn't understand how Harry does it: he's got some special connections to keep clear of the Prohibition Agents, but who are they are and where are they from? One thing's for sure: they're from a lot further away than Canada.
The Digital Sea Complete Box Set by Thomas Carpenter
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 237,690. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Digital Sea Complete Box Set: It’s 2052. A new reality is just a download away.
Flash Virus: Episode Two - The Whispering Cage by Steve Vernon
Series: Flash Virus, Episode Two. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,370. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Robots, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Briar Gamble's bad day is about to get worse. The end of the world is progressing at an alarming rate. Bullets are being fired. People are being killed. A LOT of people are being killed. Who is Captain Albino? Why is he invading Briar's school? I could you tell you about the mind-reading - but you probably already knew that I would say that.
Ultimate Mid-life Crisis by Adam Graham
Series: Adventures of Powerhouse, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,030. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
As Powerhouse, Dave Johnson has become a local legend in Seattle but choruses of voices advise him that he’s wasting his time defending the Emerald City. At the same time, Naomi secretly possesses her husband’s super powers. When her work slows down during the summer, the Johnson children depart to summer camp, and Dave is never home, Naomi moves to Wyoming and becomes the vigilante Justice Woman.
The People Eaters by Lucy Lelens
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
We probably never think about it, but we humans are a potential food source. When we reach out to the universe with our quaint motherhood statements of peace and love, we are being very naive. One day someone will come here, because we are a source of food. One day, in the future, they did come, this is the story of that event.
Phoenix Rising by C.E. Stalbaum
Series: Spiderverse Saga, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,080. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2014 by Jade Fantasy. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A squadron of psychically-gifted fighter pilots is all that stands between humanity and annihilation.
Female Science Fiction Writer by Chameleon Publishing Inc
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 136,040. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
These stories are like a disease - only one you wouldn't mind catching. Mint-addicted aliens. Talking horses. Little girls in wheelchairs who get the chance to pilot starships. Odd jade carvers who save the last Mayan city by magic. A sexy wolf girl who saves a teddy bear boy and her clown boyfriend’s heart. Fourteen stories by award-winning science fiction and fantasy writer Amy Sterling Casil.
Moonbase: D.U.M.B.s (Deep Underground Military Bases) – Book 4 by David Sloma
Series: D.U.M.B.s (Deep Underground Military Bases), Book 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,360. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014 by Web of Life Solutions. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Is there a clandestine world of tunnels and bases underground? Who is living in them? What do they want with humanity? Leon Verdat thought he knew all about building underground tunnels. His civilian contracting business was doing well and his family thriving. Then a Man in Black forced him into the shadow world of black budgets, military underground bases and the secret war with the Grey aliens.
The Convention by Robert Collins
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,190. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Science fiction » General
David Chalmers is attending Mo-Kan 2, a science fiction convention in Kansas City. He’s there because a national Doctor Who group has big plans for the future. During the con he meets fellow fan Lila Woodson and the members of another fan group, the Space Rats. Will this convention alter David’s future? Will Lila win the costume contest? Should we be afraid of Doctor Who: The Wrath of Kroll?
Pod N by Michael D. Britton
Price: Free! Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012 by Intelligent Life Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A confused firefighter. A distraught new bride. A police detective and a coroner with an unsolvable mystery. And one terrified man, torn from his reality. Is there any chance for Chance Bellamy to escape his otherworldly captors and find Summer once again? Can the power of love bridge the unfathomable distances of space and time? Find out, in Pod N.