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Captivity by J. Lionel Hearts
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 111,800. Language: American English. Published: March 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In the Enochian galaxy, the Nuotian First Fleet intruded into Kelders Empire. Princess Nuota, the Commander-in-Chief of the First Fleet is seeking revenge. One of the human commanders is responsible for the death of her betrothed. Captain Thomastin Saul is identified as the killer. He is kidnapped and taken aboard Princess Nuota’s flagship, the BrakhNuot. What will happen to the human captive?
Dag by Nicolas Wilson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,800. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The story of a Department of Agriculture investigator entangled in a web of conspiracy and genetic engineering, who finds herself a part of clandestine experiments.
Trader's Honour by Patty Jansen
Series: Return of the Aghyrians, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 131,890. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.50 from 2 reviews)
To keep her position as interplanetary Trader, Mikandra needs to prove her employer's innocence. Instead, she discovers secrets that explain her people's history and threaten the foundations of her proud nation.
The Second Corollary by Martin Thompson
Price: Free! Words: 4,690. Language: British English. Published: April 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The defensive nature of the ego, well-known in everyday life to even the most casual observer, is actually far, far more pervasive than any sane person might have dreamed, and it can clearly make people believe just about anything, if it, the ego, 'thinks' it is good for them (or it). Two psychology students decide to use hypnosis to discover just what realities the ego might be hiding from us...
Deserto rosso - Nemico invisibile by Rita Carla Francesca Monticelli
Series: Deserto rosso, Book 3. Price: $1.73 USD. Words: 82,360. Language: Italian. Published: April 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense(4.50 from 2 reviews)
La gioia per il ritrovamento della piccola comunità di Ophir viene presto infranta dalla notizia della perdita dei contatti con la Stazione Alfa. Assalita dal timore per la sorte di Hassan, Anna si rimette in viaggio insieme a Jack alla volta del Lunae Planum. Scoprire e affrontare l'assassino di Michelle sarà, però, solo il primo dei suoi problemi. Terzo dei quattro episodi di "Deserto rosso".
White Noise by James Field
Series: The Cloud Brother's Short Stories, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 4,460. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A defect television blasting white noise is not only annoying, it could also signal the end of the universe. Professor Maurice Masterson is selected as our saviour. All he needs is a bit of persuading – and a yellow sponge.
Bug House by Amy Parker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(4.50 from 2 reviews)
No one can predict how much of your mind comes back after a delirium bomb attack. How much memory, how much sanity. All Wren can do is lie in bed and hope. But there's something strange in the hospital, creeping around the edge of her unreliable senses. With the help of a mysterious janitor, Wren has to face giant insects and the treachery of her own mind.
Smacking Back (A YA Short Story) by Laura Bradley Rede
Price: Free! Words: 3,880. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In a future where everyone wears an avatar and the internet connects to your brain, cyber bullying has reached a whole new level – and one victim has reached her breaking point. This thought-provoking short story by Writers of the Future award winner Laura Bradley Rede is a must for fans of YA science fiction and dystopian.
The Belongers by Vivian Unger
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,070. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Louanne's popular cousin invites her to ring in the new year/decade/century 2100. But her first-ever New Year's party is a disappointment, and Louanne is fed up. She's tried so hard all her life to make friends, and nothing works. What is she lacking? Charm? Self-confidence? The answer turns out to be much simpler, as she uncovers a conspiracy from a tumultuous period of history: the Green Wars.
The Infinite Within by Michael Drakich
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,230. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Going into outer space calls to Astronaut Brooke Jones like the sirens of old, and when the chance to be part of the first manned mission to Mars arises, she is ecstatic. But little does she know the fate that awaits her on the surface of the red planet or the results of her encounter when she gets back to Earth.
The Devil's Concubine (The Devil of Ponong series #1) by Jill Braden
Series: The Devil of Ponong, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 75,950. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias(4.50 from 2 reviews)
QuiTai, concubine of the mysterious Devil, receives an unexpected invitation to cocktails with the disgraced Kyam Zul. She doesn’t trust Kyam, but when her ex-lover is murdered, Kyam is the only one who knows the name of the killer, and he won’t tell QuiTai unless she helps him first. The back alleyways of Levapur’s tropical colony hide more than lovers, and one of them wants QuiTai dead.
Lark-Ellen, a short story by Stan Smith
Price: Free! Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Teo Bojorquez tells the tale of what happened on the plateau of Xitapec, a story of love, loss, and unimaginable horror. "The jungle in the morning is a wonderful place: the stirrings of small creatures, the echo of birdsong, the sun filtering through a vaulted green ceiling—I had never loved it as much as I did then. I doubt if I will ever love it again."
Giselle by David Stewart
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,930. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Time traveler Isaac Chu walks into a Lebanese bar to see Giselle, a former crush from university, belly dancing on stage. Why would a promising science student at MIT give up everything to dance? Now Isaac is on a mission to find her in the present, and if possible, rewrite his past.
The Rings of Uranus by Stewart Bruce
Series: The Uranus Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,280. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The hilarious sequel to Beyond Uranus. After discovering that there may be a possibility that his father is still alive Roy sets out to discover the truth. Is he still alive? What happened to Doctor D'Eath? Who is the worst rock band in the Galaxy? Find out the answers to all these questions and more in The Rings of Uranus.
Kadaverdisciplin by Scott Crowder
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,730. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Years ago, Belro Addison’s wife betrayed him, and he found himself a slave. He holds no ill-will against her, though; the kyronite mines are where he belongs. But when rebellious fifth columnists make a pawn of him, they think they’re forcing him to choose between fire and fate. Unbeknownst to them, however, Belro would rather die than choose; to him there’s little difference between the two.
Mooncake by Ray Hecht
Price: Free! Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(4.50 from 2 reviews)
It is Mid-Autumn Festival in Lunar Colony 01111001's Chinatown, a holiday celebrated by eating mooncake and regaling with tales of Chang'e flying to the moon. Little Xiao Yue asks her grandfather what it all means. There is always a generation gap. How can precocious children in the future understand the metaphor? Enjoy this short short, a taste of one writer's science fiction and Sino overlap..
The Final Battle by Anna Wu
Price: Free! Words: 109,000. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.50 from 2 reviews)
When they come back from a raging battle on the moon, the gang finds that they're parents have been abducted. Jimmy realizes that the Yolkians must be up to their old tricks and decides to end their fight once and for all. This is the first book in The Final Battle Series.
Ganwold's Child by Diann Read
Price: Free! Words: 102,970. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The story of one warrior family—Admiral Lujan Ansellic Sergey, his wife Captain Darcie Dartmuth, and their son Tristan Sergey—who are caught at the fulcrum of interstellar politics and the demands of their military duty. Wrenched apart and scattered across the galaxy by the brutalities of war, they face capture, torture, coercion, and epic space battles to be reunited.