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Return Me by Pen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,450. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Fourteen year old Harlie Castleberry comes of age when she learns she has the ability to shapeshift into a mountain lion. Her newfound ability may be the end of her when she comes face to face with an ancient evil.
Wolf's Lair by Lynn Carroll
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,290. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic(4.00 from 1 review)
This story follows Kylara Linton who survived WWIII only to lose her family to a virulent disease outbreak. Devastated, she packs up what little she has left and goes in search of her missing brother who's run afoul of a mad scientist. Along the way, she makes some friends, gets captured by enemies, and helps save the lives of innocents who are unable to save themselves. Discussion guide included.
Firedrop Garnish by Brian S. Wheeler
Series: Vain Are the Stars. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,350. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The crimson blossoms of the alien firedrop flower pull mankind into the stars. Though the firedrop offers no taste nor nutritional value, there is little humanity would not sacrifice to serve the firedrop upon a household's finest china. Space knows a thousand ways to kill those who dare float amid the stars, and yet the simple pulse and glow of an alien weed make all the dangers worthwhile.
Sioras4 - Recunoaşterea by Savu Ioan-Constantin
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 66,880. Language: Romanian. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In viitor, intr-o societate bazata pe drepturi si libertati, cei care incalcau regulile erau dusi departe, in Univers, pe statiile de excludere ale societatii. Dupa ce isi ispaseau pedeapsa, exclusii isi recapatau toate drepturile pierdute. Exclusii puteau sa aleaga sa se reintoarca pe Terra sau sa mearga pe planeta Sioras4. Tudor, Gabriel, Luca, Adrian lupta alaturi de cei de pe Sioras4.
Hollow Mountain Dead by Jonathan Moon
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 109,100. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Hollow Mountain Dead is the horrific tale of what befalls a populated mountain during the late 1800’s in the American West. A greedy miner digs too deep and releases an ancient evil, unaware that the monster will raise the dead. The blood-thirsty demons rage and ravage, infecting others humans.
Aurealis #86 by Dirk Strasser (Editor)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,810. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2015 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In the last Aurealis issue for 2015, Australia’s premier fantasy and science fiction magazine goes out with a bang. Looking for some holiday period reading? Check out the Aurealis 2015 speculative fiction recommended reading list. Aurealis #86 features Janet Haigh’s moody and atmospheric “Potkin” and Lachlan Huddy’s comic seafaring science-fantasy “Adrift on the Smoky Sea”.
Enemy Within (One Small Step out of the Garden of Eden,#4) by Robert Wagoner
Series: Call of Destiny, Book 4. Price: $4.80 USD. Words: 103,850. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
From the smoking rubble of war on a faraway planet, the surviving Centauries—our intrepid but haggard band of explorers—emerge. But a new day reveals an unforeseen darkness. Back home, Terrae Solaris is in peril. Risking everything, the Centauries set off on the final leg of their unenviable journey. But no one counted on the one factor that may undo them all: the enemy within.
The Snodgrass Incident by Robert P. Hansen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,130. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The Snodgrass is a space vessel testing a new engine design. It is sent to Enceladus to investigate the formation of a new Tiger Stripe. But in space, anything can happen. A new invention sidetracks the mission even before it begins, and once they're underway, they have to face the hazards of alien environments, company bureaucracy, and political intrigue. Then they have to get back. . . .
The Trial, Conviction, and Unexecutable Sentence by Rajappier Aghoram
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 37,870. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: November 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The kind of story you have neither heard nor read before .Always criminals escape, but here they come to the court without being hunted. The accident scene will touch your heart.The unusual clashes between the lawyers and the most unexpected turn of characters is exciting to any reader.The judgement holds good but the law is void owing to exploitation of human organs.Read and enjoy.
Sacrifices by Alan D Jones
Price: Free! Words: 78,390. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In Sacrifices, we meet Sisters Cil, Deborah, Ruth and Sarah. They are four sisters descended from the coupling of angels and humans. And as such they have been embodied with fantastical abilities which they use to defend the world from those who would harm it, be they flesh or spirit. If they are to prevail, there will certainly be sacrifices.
The Vampire Tank by J Christopher Corey
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,070. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Green and unsure, Lt. Delacruz has taken command of a tank platoon in Afghanistan and learns the tank he rides is a blood drinking beast. Tormented by his conscious, he inflicts horrors on the Afghans, Taliban or not, just to save his crew. It is a race to the finish and a dance with the devil as Delacruz must choose death or damnation when he dares to become the commander of the Vampire Tank.
The Spirit Guide by B T Coll
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,950. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
What happens at the moment of death? This is a collection of heart breaking short stories, all set in a hospital and all with a related theme.
9th Street Blues by Trevor Zaple
You set the price! Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
What was once old is new again, and after years of environmental neglect the Dust Bowl returns to Oklahoma. Young Tommy is a bicycle courier that delivers his adoptive father's drugs to their customers, but on his last day there is a twist of fate that changes his life forever.
Rise and Fall by J P Robertson
Price: Free! Words: 6,140. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
In the follow up to Two Delta India Echo, Jack and Cindy are on the cusp of exposing MDC's biggest secrets. The two renegades are unlikely heroes, with a world of pain behind them, and no reason to look ahead. Only their resolve to make good on the inequality in the world they live will be enough. But is resolve and will greater than power and wealth? Only time will tell.
Pieces of Eight, Part III by Jay Dubya
You set the price! Words: 59,170. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Pieces of Eight, Part III is a collection of eight imaginative science fiction and paranormal novellas, and the Jay Dubya work is the companion book to Pieces of Eight, Pieces of Eight, Part II and Pieces of Eight, Part IV.
Seeing Stars by John Gibson
Price: Free! Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Witness Leonard Burbridge, a quiet man, a man who likes to keep himself to himself, a man with a hobby. But, in a dystopian future where the Teevee is the opiate of the masses and where the Guardians and the State Police clamp down ruthlessly on all forms of dissent and subversion, even the most innocent of pastimes can bring a man into conflict with the authorities.
The Becoming: Revelations (Book 3) by Jessica Meigs
Series: The Becoming, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 120,110. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In a world ruled by the dead, Brandt Evans is floundering. Leadership of their dysfunctional group wasn’t something he asked for or wanted. Their problems are numerous: Remy Angellette is grief-stricken and suicidal, Gray Carter is distant and reclusive, and Cade Alton is near death. And things only get worse.
Black Denim Lit #6: The Girl in the Glass Case by Black Denim Lit
Series: Black Denim Lit Monthly. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 34,020. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Black Denim Lit #6 "The Girl in the Glass Case": Black Denim Lit is a monthly journal of fiction available on the web and on all eReaders for free through BDLit.com. This month Christopher T. Garry edits together 124 pages of bold, intriguing new fiction from Kelly Schrock, Zack Miller, Ethan Fast, Geoffrey W. Cole, Matthew Di Paoli, M.T. O’Byrne, Benjamin Schachtman and T.D. Edge
The Noble Prisoner by Brendan DuBois
Series: The Empire of the North, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,170. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In "The Noble Prisoner," Sire Armand de la Couture has caught the attention of his Empire's security forces. Beaten, interrogated and tortured, he is deported west to the Imperial Oil Sands Authority, where condemned prisoners work as slaves to extract needed oil from the ground for the benefit of the Empire. There, he is a pampered prince who must survive assassins and the elements.