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Lucifer's Odyssey
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Price: Free! Words: 91,970. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(4.18 from 11 reviews)
Lucifer travels back to Chaos and stumbles upon a civil war devastating his homeland. The realm’s wizards are firmly under the control of a rival clan, and Lucifer's family is in mortal peril. As old clan rivalries blossom and a new hostile enemy expands across the known multiverse, Lucifer is faced with not only saving Chaos from annihilation but also saving his rightful place on the throne.
Exchange
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,790. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.17 from 6 reviews)
Isolated on a distant planet, she is incarcerated for a crime she doesn’t recall. She has no name, no idea where she came from, or why she is injected with drugs to hold these vital facts from her grasp. Despite small rebellions, she wastes away, worn and losing hope of ever being whole again. Then he arrives. Claiming to hold the answers burned daily from her brain, he offers her a way out.
Linehan's Trip
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Series: Sean Linehan, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 5,070. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.17 from 6 reviews)
The year is 2019. Sean Linehan, an international sports executive, arrives in Padania to vet the newly independent nation’s bid to join the world football community. As usual, Linehan has his own agenda: girls, art and money. He finds a ready supply, but how will he react when Padania reveals some of its dark secrets?
Pain Is So Close To Pleasure
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Price: Free! Words: 700. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.17 from 6 reviews)
This is the story “Pain Is So Close To Pleasure”, a short comedy story I wrote several years ago. The story looks at an alien race who has recently come into contact with our own. To learn more about each other, ourselves and the aliens decide to send an exchange student to the others world to spend time there so each race can learn more about the other. Warning: contains swearing
Xenolith
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Series: The Convergence, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 126,200. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2009. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.16 from 25 reviews)
Lassoed, knocked down, face planted in the dirt -- best thing to happen to Frank Bowen in years. When wife Liz went missing in the wilds of Belize, the constables of San Ignacio could find no trace. Years later, on a pilgrimage to her remote 'grave,' Frank is abducted and whisked away to a place he can't identify, by people whose motives and origins baffle him. Could this be what happened to Liz?
Few Are Chosen, K'Barthan Trilogy: Part 1
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Series: K'Barthan, Part 1. Price: Free! Words: 110,970. Language: British English. Published: September 17, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.14 from 7 reviews)
Charming outlaw with own transport and limited social skills seeks lucrative, employment at minimal risk. When you're running from a murderous government and work for an equally murderous gangster, accidentally torching his apartment is a bad move. The Pan of Hamgee just wants a quiet life. But it appears that destiny has other plans. "The Hitch Hiker's guide meets James Bond."
Daddy's World
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,490. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
(4.14 from 7 reviews)
A classic work from Walter Jon Williams, “Daddy’s World” earned the Nebula Award for Novelette in 2001. Little Jamie lives with his family in an eerily perfect environment. But cracks begin to appear in Jamie’s world that reveal rifts within his family, and he begins to see the terrifying reality behind the walls of his life, and know that perfection has its price . . .
It's The End Of The Universe As We Know It [And I Feel Scared]
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Price: Free! Words: 1,330. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.14 from 7 reviews)
Huge metaphysical concept science-fiction, as discovered by a spaceship of idiots! This is silly light-hearted science-fiction in a flash. Also featuring monkeys in cummerbunds!!! Yes,really!
Nexus Point
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Series: The Fall of the Altairan Empire. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 98,390. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.13 from 8 reviews)
Stranded on a primitive world, betrayed by her crew, facing death at the hands of the natives, hunted by drug smugglers, Captain Dace has one hope of survival - convince the Patrol agent trying to kill her that she's innocent. But on Dadilan, no one is innocent.
Endless (Crescent, Book 1)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 140,610. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(4.13 from 8 reviews)
"A wonderful fantasy... a joy to read." - Fantasy Book Review (Book of the Month, December 2012) *** After an inexplicable catastrophe on Earth, John Bridgeman is forced to live a solitary existence. Yet his fate is entwined with Crescent, a world teeming with life both human and supernatural, and on the verge of a monstrous war.
Draykon
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Series: Draykon, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 97,240. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(4.11 from 18 reviews)
Shy jeweller Llandry Sanfaer finds herself at the centre of a sensation when she discovers a new and mesmerising gemstone. When some of her customers are killed for their coveted istore jewellery, Llandry is propelled into danger herself. As her mother’s friend Eva Glostrum races to unmask the murderer, Llandry must uncover the true nature of the stone before she too becomes a victim.
Bakkian Chronicles, Book I - The Prophecy
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Series: Bakkian Chronicles, Book 1 ยท Legends of Lentari, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 131,270. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(4.11 from 9 reviews)
Griffins, Dragons, and BNPs (Bugs of Nightmarish Proportions). Who knew? It seemed harmless enough. See a mysterious door and step through to see what happens, right? Now stranded in a magical kingdom, husband and wife search for a way home. However, enlisting the aid of the king and queen has given them their biggest shock yet: Royal Babysitters. Some days it didn't pay to get out of bed.
The Scarab
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,390. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(4.11 from 9 reviews)
There are few problems that can't be solved with a little help from your friends and the proper application of high explosives. Ace mechanic Ethan rose to the top of the computer game circuit as the mysterious Scarab. During a computer-simulated race across Europe at a convention to test car designs, cyber-criminals kidnap his girlfriend. Fans of Speed Racer will enjoy this fast paced adventure.
Scale Free
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Price: Free! Words: 44,850. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(4.11 from 9 reviews)
Scale Free takes the reader to a pivotal moment in future-history, when a fledgling society of uploaded people, still reveling in their new-found freedom, must face the turbulent old-world of humanity.
Armored Hearts
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,200. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013 by AltWit Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(4.09 from 11 reviews)
When a crippled young lord rescues a girl falling from a tree, it reveals a secret about himself and his mother's side of the family that could put him at the center of a war with beings he thought only existed in fairy tales.
Open Minds (Mindjack Trilogy #1)
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Series: Mindjack Trilogy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 91,890. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(4.08 from 12 reviews)
When everyone reads minds, a secret is a dangerous thing to keep. Sixteen-year-old Kira is a zero who can’t read thoughts, an outcast who has no chance with Raf, the mindreader she secretly loves. When she accidentally controls Raf’s mind, Kira hides her ability. But lies tangle around her, and she’s dragged into a world of mindjackers where she’s forced to mind control everyone she loves.
Fire: The Collapse
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Series: Elements of the Undead, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 52,710. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
(4.00 from 24 reviews)
Megan Pritchard survived the zombie apocalypse, but that was only the beginning of her problems. When a rival group of survivors led by a psychopathic ex-submarine commander threatens the fragile existence she has carved out in the southern Arizona desert, she must face her own mortality once again – or die trying.
The Eslites (Prequel/Short Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 6,440. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(4.00 from 13 reviews)
Sixteen year old, Miranda Mays, discovers she is a superior donor for the alien race known as the Eslites, who have come to earth demanding humans help save their race from extinction. Will she be the one to help them or will their quest continue?
Green, a short story
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Price: Free! Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 7 reviews)
An off-world trader and a green civil rights activist walk into a trendy restaurant on a desert planet... This unusual and provocative short story by Sara Zaske was shortlisted for The Reader's 2012 Short Story competition.
The Ten Second Time Traveller
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Price: Free! Words: 570. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 7 reviews)
Extremely short story about the problems with time travel. Recently (October 5th 2012) I was in the pub with Mick Carter discussing short story writing. As the conversation got to what could be achieved with the shortest amount of words, yet be able to still tell a reasonably decent story we decided to set a challenge for ourselves and write a story in around 500 hundred words or less.