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Sword of the Gods: The Chosen One by Anna Erishkigal
Series: Sword of the Gods, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 179,570. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012 by Seraphim Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(4.71 from 14 reviews)
A tiny Mesopotamian village becomes ground-zero for this fantasy fiction retelling of mankind's most epic story about the battle between good and evil … the clash of empires and ideologies … and the greatest superhero to ever walk the Earth. The Archangel Mikhail.
The Call of the Sea by John Heap
Price: Free! Words: 7,290. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.71 from 7 reviews)
Why do tears taste of the sea? John Heap’s debut short story begins as Peter meets Maria on a deserted shore of a British seaside town. Peter is fascinated with Maria, but Maria is fascinated with the sea, a dark elemental obsession that echoes back to her family and to the origins of life itself. Can Peter save Maria from herself and the planetary forces that seem bent on her destruction?
Lux 1.1 Seeds by Jalex Hansen
Price: Free! Words: 36,970. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.71 from 7 reviews)
In a crumbling America where teenagers are hunted and contained, a small group of rebels rises up to fight a desperate battle against a power greater than themselves. *** Lux 1.2 Call to Arms, is now available on Smashwords
Trump Fascism: A Very Possible Future by Al Carroll
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,290. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias(4.71 from 7 reviews)
"My name is Chief of Staff of the Army General Ulysses Benito Butler, and this is my story. This is the story of how Mr. Drumpf (Trump) became president, destroyed American democracy and turned the US into a fascist state, started two disastrous wars, threw America into a Second Great Depression, tried to expel millions, imprisoned hundreds of thousands, and even tortured and executed thousands."
Queen of Roses by Elizabeth McCoy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,420. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.71 from 7 reviews)
Sarafina was content to be an accountant, insulated from the public as she kept the numbers behaving. But when the First Daris Bank is bought out, her indenture is sold to a cruise ship and Sarafina is thrust into a job she was never meant for. Now she's dealing with a motley crew, drunkard captain, flirtatious first officer, fire-sale equipment, and worst of all . . . Passengers.
Passengers to Zeta Nine by Peter Salisbury
Series: Peter Salisbury's Passengers Science Fiction, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,930. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(4.71 from 7 reviews)
Raife and Doctor Nancy Zing’s electronic DNA records and mind patterns have been travelling for one hundred and twenty years. They will be the first humans to see Zeta Nine, a beautiful Earth-class planet covered in lush vegetation, warm seas and having an apparent absence of predators. Everything looks perfect, or is it too good to be true..?
Wind-Scarred (The Will of the Elements, Book 1) by Sky Corbelli
Price: Free! Words: 108,030. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » General(4.70 from 10 reviews)
Wind-Scarred tells a story of after the end, of a world that was once our own. Of people to whom even nature will bend, and the places mankind has grown. In a time of wormholes, secrets, and powers, where nothing is quite what it seems, shadowy forces hunt in twilight hours, while Elements dream their dark dreams.
Transfiguration by Paul Weber
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 99,340. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.70 from 10 reviews)
A pandemic has wiped out a large portion of the earth's population, and an ice age has begun. Under the stress of gigantic environmental change, women begin bearing children remarkably different from their fellow human beings: they are small of stature, but possess uncanny mental abilities. Does this new subspecies of mankind represent our bright future, or our doom?
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."
Slave Empire - Prophecy by T C Southwell
Series: Slave Empire, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 68,100. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(4.69 from 13 reviews)
Alien hunters invade a dying Earth in search of a saviour, and an ancient prophecy predicts a golden child who will save a galactic empire. A mysterious black ship is Rayne’s guide and a masked outlaw known as the Shrike her guardian. Others want to slay her and prevent the prophecy from coming true. In the midst of two great empires’ strife, the Shrike holds the power to save or destroy her.
Spinward Fringe Broadcast 0: Origins by Randolph Lalonde
Series: Spinward Fringe, Broadcast 0. Price: Free! Words: 180,030. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.68 from 59 reviews)
In the darkest region of explored space sits a bright beacon; Freeground Station. Serving as a supply and trading post it is home to a select number of human beings that will take a desperate chance to make a difference in their end of the galaxy. - Contains the entire First Light Chronicles Trilogy. A Space Opera Adventure enjoyed across the globe by all ages. [Final Revision]
Call of Descent by Brandi M. Polier
Series: Levanith, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 180,110. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy(4.67 from 12 reviews)
Reniko Dorsalin has spent twelve years studying the Blade, an art form rediscovered after the outlawing of guns on Earth. Her uncanny ability with the sword soon serves a greater purpose when she is thrust to another world through a wormhole. Trapped on Vespen, a planet ruled by the oppressive Rük, her only thoughts are of getting home.
Enigma of the Second Coming by Stan I.S. Law
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 107,210. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2011 by email@example.com. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.67 from 12 reviews)
From her sanctuary in the Canadian Science Center, high in the Yukon, Heidi is faced with two separate mysteries. The world is in upheaval, tectonic plates are shifting, planets are realigning. And then there is the Enigma that holds the key to the higher affinity of the universe.
Thieves Emporium by Max Hernandez
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 117,970. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech(4.67 from 12 reviews)
A novel of technology, economics, and death in the age of the surveillance state. What price freedom when the government knows all our secrets?
Slave Empire III - The Shrike by T C Southwell
Series: Slave Empire, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,590. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(4.67 from 9 reviews)
The Shrike’s mystery has protected him for decades, but now Rayne knows the truth, and she longs for more from her gentle, but aloof husband. If she leaves his protection and the Atlanteans discover his secret, he will die and his empire will fall… Before it does, however, the Slave Empire will exact the most terrible retribution, and even the Atlantean Empire will not withstand its wrath…
Who Censored Roger Rabbit? by Gary K. Wolf
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,690. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.67 from 9 reviews)
Gary K. Wolf creates a wonderfully skewed–and totally believable–world made up of equal parts Raymond Chandler, Lewis Carroll, and Walt Disney. A riotously surreal spoof of the hard-boiled detective novel. Packed with action and laughs. Wolf’s cult classic, highly praised novel is the basis for the blockbuster Walt Disney/Steven Spielberg film Who Framed Roger Rabbit.
Otters In Space by Mary E. Lowd
Series: Otters In Space, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,130. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(4.67 from 9 reviews)
Humans have left the Earth, and dogs rule. Kipper is an oppressed tabby-cat who dreams of a better place, where cats run their own lives. When she discovers a secret that sends her out of this world, Kipper must navigate through the mysterious otter space station and befriend a spaceship full of eccentric otters to find out: is there really a cat paradise?
The Necromouser by Mary E. Lowd
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.67 from 9 reviews)
An angry cat discovers the techno-mystical ability to raise mice from the dead.
Balanced on the Blade's Edge (Dragon Blood, Book 1) by Lindsay Buroker
Series: Dragon Blood, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 75,320. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy(4.67 from 9 reviews)
Sardelle Terushan wakes from three hundred years in a mage stasis shelter, only to realize that she is the last of the Referatu, the sorcerers who once helped protect Iskandia from conquerors. Their subterranean mountain community was blown up in a treacherous sneak attack by soldiers who feared their power. Everyone Sardelle ever knew is dead, and...
The Trilisk Ruins by Michael McCloskey
Series: Parker Interstellar Travels, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 69,950. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.67 from 9 reviews)
When a group of artifact smugglers recruits her, Telisa can't pass up the chance at getting her hands on objects that could advance her life's work. But she soon learns her expectations of excitement and riches come with serious drawbacks as she ends up fighting for her life on a mysterious alien planet.