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Ice Cracker II by Lindsay Buroker
Price: Free! Words: 7,760. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.60 from 10 reviews)
She’s wanted for crimes against the throne. He’s the empire’s most notorious assassin. With bounties on their heads and soldiers hunting them, they’re not likely candidates for heroics. But when they unearth a plot against the military’s premier ice breaking ship, they may be the only ones who can thwart the saboteurs...if the soldiers don't kill them first.
2| Mirror mirror by Becky Miller
Price: Free! Words: 11,390. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General(3.00 from 1 review)
Europe isn’t always the most exciting place in the universe, especially in the nineteen fifties, but when sightseeing with the Doctor something’s always about to happen… When innocent people seemingly at random start disappearing around him, the Doctor must take action. Is he strong enough to face the one responsible? Will he ever be able to look at himself in the mirror?
Reckoning by Mark Jacobs
Price: Free! Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.33 from 9 reviews)
Humans have evolved to their present form in a few million years. And they have risen to prominence in just a few thousand; a mere speck in earth’s unfathomable timeline. Are we the first to gaze into the heavens contemplating our fate? Here, I present a short tale pondering the shortcomings of sentience. Once upon a time, sixty-five million two hundred and forty-two thousand years ago...
A Cold, Cold Place To Die by Dan McGirt
Price: Free! Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2009 by Trove Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(4.00 from 1 review)
A Jack Scarlet adventure! A respected Russian ecologist is murdered. His beautiful young widow ask Jack to investigate. The trail leads to a Russian black ops unit, a power-mad general, and an illegal biological weapons program. No time for a 300 page thriller? Jack Scarlet concentrates all the thrills into a few short pages! Skip the setup! Join Jack for a showdown in Siberia starting: Now!
Bullets for Breakfast by Dan McGirt
Price: Free! Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2009 by Trove Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(4.00 from 1 review)
A Jack Scarlet adventure! Jack decides to "find himself" with a solo trek through the jungle. Unfortunately, a team of murderous mercenaries wants to find him too. Think your day got off to a bad start? It is nothing compared to Jack's! The coffee is hot and the action is hotter! Get your bullets for breakfast starting: Now!
Cin Büyüsü by Gökçe Mehmet AY
Series: Büyücü Korhan, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 5,310. Language: Turkish. Published: July 23, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Korhan Eskişehir'in tek büyücüsüydü. Gece yarısı kapısın çalan bir gelin adayı kendisini peşindeki cinden kurtarmasını istediğinde Anadolu'nun Gölgelerinde bir maceraya çıktı. Korhan-1
Dust by Robert Williams
Price: Free! Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.69 from 13 reviews)
Billionaire adventurer Stan Owens has everything, success, fame, all the luxury money can buy... until a plane crash leaves him stranded in the desert. Alone in a hostile environment, he makes a horrifying discovery in the desert wastes. This is a frightening new short story by Robert Williams, the acclaimed author of "Peculiar, MO."
Twist Turn and Burn by Libby Heily
Price: Free! Words: 7,390. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.00 from 3 reviews)
This is a collection of twelve flash fiction pieces. The stories range from character studies to exploding bodies to tree eating humans to a day in the life of a piece of gum. Twist Turn and Burn is a quick read that allows you to explore different genres in only minutes.
Quala - The Plush Planetary Takeover by Mark Richmond
Price: Free! Words: 9,970. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Armed only with squirt guns and water balloons, A 10 year old, orphan girl, and her Artificially Intelligent toy Koala, take on thousands of rogue Ai toys, deceitful humans, and gods to save the universe.
Latijnse Koortsen by Jan J.B. Kuipers
Price: Free! Words: 14,020. Language: Dutch. Published: November 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Alchemistische liefdesperikelen of toch liever theocratische machinaties in een middeleeuwse stad? Twee verhalen van de meester van de meta fantasy, Jan J.B. Kuipers.
The Dance by Sarah Ettritch
Price: Free! Words: 9,490. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Mo and Lesley are going to the school dance together. But when another girl corners Mo and demands that she step aside, Mo bows to peer pressure and backs out of her date with Lesley. The Dance is the first story in the Rymellan science fiction series. There's no explicit sexual content, so it’s suitable for teens and adults.
Dubbelgangster by Mike Jansen
Price: Free! Words: 9,740. Language: Dutch. Published: November 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(5.00 from 1 review)
De verkenner 'Azoran' reist duizend lichtjaar naar een interessant zonnestelsel om daar onderzoek te doen naar het plotselinge verschijnen van een witte dwergster. Mysterieuze gebeurtenissen vergen het uiterste van de bemanning. Zullen ze ooit terugkeren? Zullen ze overleven? Lees nu ook het vervolg op dit verhaal in 'Dwerghart'
3| Breakdown by Becky Miller
Price: Free! Words: 12,610. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General(3.00 from 1 review)
When the Doctor tries to take Lynne back home the TARDIS crashes into some space debris. This causes the ship to dramatically veer off course to a very chilly future of Earth where the Doctor, Rose and Mickey meet some new friends and old foes. Breakdown is the third book in the series 'Tales from the Blue Box'.
Slave Ship of Space by Tara Loughead
Price: Free! Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2010 by Jekkara Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Gerald’s political enemy asks for help and she can’t refuse. The Senator’s party girl niece is missing, and she wants her back. Bulays and Ghaavn are undercover again but this time they are the masters, and the Omega Twins Zed and Zee are the slaves. They’ll need all of their talents and an old acquaintance to get out of this one alive. A series planetary romance. Bulays and Ghaavn #19
When Man-Made by K.E. Rodgers
Price: Free! Words: 18,230. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Life within the dome is comfortable, secure and predictable.What lies on the outside is the unknown; the work of the other creator.Lara, a young woman on the verge of a bright future in her world is suddenly confronted by the very thing she fears, but is more than curious about. Two worlds collide in this sci-fi short where significant choices are made and long forgotten promises are fulfilled.
The Time Traveler's Guide to Grammar by Aliana
Price: Free! Words: 19,290. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In the world of the future, words actually do have the power to transport people through time. At least, a few chosen people. Quinn should have felt special to be one of the chosen, but instead simply feels detached from the rest of her world. Then there is brooding Caden, who seems to have traveled through time already. Did he leave the past behind to travel through time for her...?
4| Diversion by Becky Miller
Price: Free! Words: 17,270. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.00 from 1 review)
The Doctor might have given up travelling the universe in the previous episode 'Breakdown', but his new life won't remain inconspicuously calm and quiet for long... Primary school children are being kidnapped but the local police are unsuccesfull in finding the children or any trace of their kidnapper. Diversion is the fourth book in the series 'Tales from the Blue Box' written by Becky Miller.
Slab City Blues by Anthony Ryan
Series: Slab City Blues, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,750. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.80 from 5 reviews)
Welcome to the Slab. A vast orbiting slum where rats grow big and sweat falls in rain. There's a stranger in town, a stranger with claws and a penchant for killing assassins. Finding him is the job of Inspector Alex McLeod, detective, disfigured war veteran and reluctant widower. Some days are worse than others on the Slab but today is going to be a gem.