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The Shoemaker's Son by Gayle Ramage
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,220. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » General(4.29 from 7 reviews)
++ A short story ++ 1807. As a young boy, Brogan O'Malley encounters the strange and enigmatic Darcy, on the streets of Edinburgh. Ten years pass and Brogan, now a petty thief, meets her once again and is surprised to see she has not aged one day.
BIAlien ebook 1 - Free version - part 1 - Free Science fiction ebook (nook, kindle, pdf) novel by Vlane Carter
Price: Free! Words: 140,230. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.29 from 7 reviews)
Rise of the BIAliensapien: Human evolved part 1 "..science-fiction series about a young man who is abducted by benevolent aliens, bio-engineered to superhuman levels and sent back to Earth years later to stop an alien invasion..."
The Soul Ripper (Twisted Souls #1) by Cege Smith
Series: Twisted Souls, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 24,420. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Horror » Undead(4.29 from 7 reviews)
Long ago, the residents of Malm placed their faith in the Office of Souls to lead them and keep them safe. On Soul Implantation Day 3675, the lives of the Residents of the Territory of Malm are changed forever. Six people bear witness to a soul implantation ceremony gone terribly awry which forms the backdrop of the beginning of an epic struggle between good and evil.
Star Wars - Artoo Detoo: Droid of a Kind (Volume 1) by Mark A.J. Cristobal
Price: Free! Words: 145,800. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(4.29 from 7 reviews)
Ever wonder where R2-D2 came from, how he came to be in Naboo, what made him special, why he seemed to have more personality and sense of creativity than any other droid of the same make and model? Witness the adventures of Star Wars' most beloved and iconic droid R2-D2 here in my first fan-fiction novel! Don't forget to RATE and REVIEW! Thank you and May the Force be with you all, always!
Pain Is So Close To Pleasure by Jonathan Antony Strickland
Price: Free! Words: 700. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.29 from 7 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
Beyond Uranus by Stewart Bruce & Nigel Moreland
Series: The Uranus Trilogy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 85,040. Language: British English. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.29 from 7 reviews)
Roy is taken from his boring job and launched into a galaxy of adventure. What should be a simple job of shunting space freighters turns into a hilarious cosmic adventure where Roy uncovers the truth about his past. A comedy space romp!
Compel (Rae Wilder #2) by Penelope Fletcher
Series: Rae Wilder, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,250. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011 by Stephenson & Fletcher. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.28 from 18 reviews)
Grieving the death of her friend at the hand of dark magics, Rae is full of hate and vengeance. Tracking Devlin and his followers across demon territory, she is forced to turn to the local shifter pack for help. Tricked into rescuing the Pack Alpha’s daughters from the Temple, she learns there really is no place more dangerous than home. BrE.
John Smith, World Jumper Book One: Portal to Adventure by E. Patrick Dorris
Price: Free! Words: 63,930. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2008. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Action(4.27 from 15 reviews)
Waking, hospitalized with amnesia during World War I, "John Smith" quickly realizes he is not like other men. John can travel to parallel worlds, seemingly through the power of his own mind. In this first serial, he not only learns of his power when it is triggered in the stress of combat, but visits an Earth still trapped in an ice age.
The Ten Second Time Traveller by Jonathan Antony Strickland
Price: Free! Words: 570. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.27 from 11 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.
Doodling by Jonathan Gould
Series: Adventures of Neville Lansdowne. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,320. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(4.25 from 40 reviews)
After Neville Lansdowne falls off the world (because it's moving too fast), he finds himself adrift in an asteroid field full of eccentric characters and experiences some most unexpected adventures. Douglas Adams meets Lewis Carroll (with just a touch of Gulliver’s Travels) in this engaging comic fantasy.
On the Great Wall of Texas by Harry Heyoka
You set the price! Words: 1,130. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi(4.25 from 8 reviews)
In 2045 a sergeant shows a young draftee the ropes of guarding the Mexican border, explaining how the Wall came to be built and why they are there. This is a short-short story, for general audiences, set very early in Harry Heyoka's all-too-plausible Spiral's Realms future history.
Twin-Bred by Karen A. Wyle
Price: Free! Words: 92,340. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.25 from 8 reviews)
Can interspecies diplomacy begin in the womb? After seventy years on Tofarn, the human colonists still know almost nothing about the native Tofa. Misunderstandings breed conflict, and the conflicts are escalating. Scientist Mara Cadell’s radical proposal: that host mothers carry fraternal twins, one human and one Tofa, who might understand each other better. (The sequel, REACH, now available!)
River Magic by J M Brown
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,230. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk(4.25 from 8 reviews)
Aimee and Brenda, fourteen-year-old orphans, meet in an alternate history version of St. Louis, Missouri Territory in 1822. While seeking a lost letter, the girls get swept up in a conspiracy against the alliance between the United States and the Iroquois Confederacy. Winner: Best Young Adult Novel of 2012 by Maryland Writers' Association.
Rolling Thunder by Thomas Stone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,240. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2010 by Cooper's Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.25 from 4 reviews)
ROLLING THUNDER traces the adventures of T. L. O'Toole as he rescues a stranded scientist from rebellious natives on the world of Pax Noma. With a cast that includes an intelligent truck, a genetically engineered pet, a cruel cyborg, and an alien entity, he unravels the secrets of Pax Noma and finds romance in the process. ROLLING THUNDER is fast-paced sci-fi intended for a general audience.
Forbidden The Stars (The Interstellar Age Book 1) by Valmore Daniels
Price: Free! Words: 74,970. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2010 by ValmoreDaniels.com. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(4.25 from 4 reviews)
An accident in the asteroid belt has left two surveyors dead, the asteroid completely missing. Their son survives, but develops alarming side-effects. The first mission to Pluto, led by the youngest female astronaut in NASA history, discovers an alien marker. We are not alone! From a criminal base on Luna, an expatriate launches an offensive. The race for interstellar space is on!
The First Tale by Icy Sedgwick
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,380. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk(4.25 from 4 reviews)
The Vertigo City Resistance is pitted against the shadowy Weimar Corporation. Their stalemate is broken by the death of an infiltrator. The fiery Resistance Commander Liss Hunt and bewildered companion Philip Wiseman set off on a journey into both organisations to discover the truth behind who runs Vertigo. The First Tale is an action adventure featuring automatons, mad scientists and explosions!
Crimzon & Clover by M. R. Mathias
Price: Free! Words: 8,770. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.25 from 4 reviews)
Don't mess with a girl and her dragon, at least not these two. A young dragon loses his mother to lair raiders and is left to fend for himself. A lucky girl happens upon him and together they form a lasting bond. When more men come to raid the lair the two are forced to defend themselves, and each other, in a wicked battle. Magic, swordplay, and dragon riding await in this satisfying short story.
Alpha Redemption by P.A. Baines
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 80,330. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2010 by Splashdown Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Christian » Futuristic(4.25 from 4 reviews)
From despair he fled, through tragedy he lived on, and journeyed to innocence. His trajectory: the stars. His companion: a computer poised at the brink of sentience. An unlikely friendship on a prototype spaceship at lightspeed towards Alpha Centauri, and redemption.
Time Watchers: The Greatest of These by Julie Reilly
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 141,840. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2011 by Words'n'Music. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.25 from 4 reviews)
Robert, a keen young time-travelling historian from the year 2361 AD, is out of his depth. His mission is to spend six weeks learning about a community of Mesolithic humans living near ancient Kents Cavern. Dropped into a world of violence, rape, ugly death and harsh retribution, six weeks suddenly seems like a very long time.
Sniper - POV by E L Russell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,420. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.25 from 4 reviews)
Sniper – POV is a short story about a sniper who is forced to expand his Point of View beyond the terrorists in his scope. Things are not always what they seem.