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Airholes
Price: Free! Words: 2,440. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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An ancient city is unearthed at a archaeological dig in Africa, seemingly the oldest in human history. The latest in imaging technology revealed structures and streets deep underground. Nothing, though, could detect the repercussions once all was unearthed.
Library of the Apocalypse
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,220. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Life is hard enough for Nate and his sister Sylvia in post-apocalypse Chicago. When Sylvia falls ill, Nate embarks on a desperate mission to get help. He heads to the one sane place left in all the chaos and debris: The Harold Washington Library, policed by librarians in cardigans and sub-machine guns to ward off crooks and thugs. Will he be able to get through the city and get help in time?
The God Virus
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 142,860. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
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An ancient virus is turning animals into people and people into monsters. Two romantically inclined mutants lead a pack of transforming pilgrims from Miami across Africa to Rome. Their two-fold purpose: stop the cure for the disease that created them, and get the Pope's OK for non-humans to marry.
One Hot January
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,500. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2011 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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My name is Joe January. I was a private investigator from the South Bronx, circa 1940. Was once described as an indignant Humphrey Bogart. Who am I to argue? The difference between Bogie and me is that I was the real McCoy.In truth, I'm no Joseph Conrad, but I wrote every word on these pages. This is my story; but make  no mistake, it's anything but make believe. I know, it reads like science
Harbinger
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,840. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2011 by Blue Shark Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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In the far future the poor won't be packed into the cities--they'll be cast out into the black. Jose Santiago wanders the outer reaches of the solar system looking for the a frozen treasure that will turn his life around. And racing against the greedy corporation that wants the treasure for itself. This story won honorable mention in THE YEAR'S BEST SCIENCE FICTION edited by Gardner Dozois.
Version Innocent
Price: Free! Words: 149,290. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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Tired of immortality? Take a break from life, back your self up, dissolute, and wake up ten..twenty..even a hundred years later refreshed, young, and ready to live again IN THE FUTURE. That was the sales pitch. The virus hit hard and fast wiping the only backups of thousands. It's murder pure and simple, a rare and unthinkable crime in this age. And why the urgent need to find Sam Storm 6.7?
Outrageous Fortunes: a Novel of Alternate Histories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,680. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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Shy amateur historian Randy Sullivan, age 23 and unhappy with his life, is approached by his double from a parallel Los Angeles, a bombastic physicist and inventor who calls himself "Sully." Together they step out of this reality and visit versions of Earth stranger than Randy has ever imagined... and those so eerily close as to be just out of reach.
Memories of the Dead Man
Series: The Entity Stories. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,740. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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SF novelette from a multi-award winning author. A legendary hero of the Fall of Earth must choose between the love of the new family he has found and revenge for the one he lost.
What the Market Will Bear: A Short Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,180. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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The hardest part of laying siege is paying all your troops. When Colonel Denis Deschamps loses his artillery brigade to the highest bidder, he must devise a new battle plan - on a tight budget. But, where money is involved, military strategy doesn't always balance on the ledger. A dystopian science fiction comedy. A short story by Ben Godby.
Forever
Price: Free! Words: 11,360. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » General
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All David Scarsdale wanted was to leave his wife. But she had other ideas . . .
The Casitians Return
Series: The Casitian Universe, Book 1. Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 88,200. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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In The Casitians Return, life on Earth changes forever when aliens of human origin arrive with a startling new mandate, and the technology to enforce it. The aliens are here — and they are us. Or rather, they are human beings from another star system who have come to reunite the two branches of humanity, whether we like it or not.
Take the All-Mart!
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,040. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
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On the run from a jilted warlord queen in a 200 year old mind-controlled Dodge, Trip and Rudy take on a devastated post-apocalyptic wasteland, a gang of hoverboard-riding, cannibalistic bounty hunters, and a zombie-filled, world-devouring, sentient department store all for the love of an orgy-loving cyber-nun. And for the reward. OK, mostly for the reward.
Djinn And Tonnick - Case File: The Demented Diamond
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 75,350. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011 by Double Dragon Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
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Iraqi veteran, Mark Tonnick, is a wisecracking, sarcastic, sorry excuse for a self-employed private detective whose specialty is tracking cheating spouses and running skip traces for the local bookies. Down on his luck and about to be thrown out of his dismal office for non-payment of rent he’s ready to take just about any job that comes his way.
Fearworld (A horror short story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,170. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011 by Greyhart Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Horror » General
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After the photophobes are summoned into our dimension, what hope is there for the survivors? One man, at least, is prepared to strike back! At 6,000 words (equivalent to about 24 pages in paperback) this Greyhart Press eBook is the perfect length to enjoy on your lunch break. Be warned, though, after reading this story you will want to the lights on for a long time.
Twelve Worlds
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,310. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
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An anthology of 14 science fiction and fantasy short stories by new, independent authors. Genres include gritty cyberpunk, epic fantasy, romantic fantasy, paranormal detective mystery, star-faring scifi, and more. Author royalties will be donated to Reading is Fundamental, the nation's largest nonprofit children's literacy organization.
Resonance
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,630. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2011 by Book View Cafe. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
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Described as ‘one of the most original science fiction stories of recent times,” Resonance is a contemporary science fiction mystery. Graham Smith is a man with OCD who believes the world changes every time he strays from his daily routine. Annalise Mercado hears voices – all from girls called Annalise. The voices tell her about the danger Graham’s in. And how only she can keep him alive
Death By Chenille
Series: Chenille, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,840. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
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Susan didn't invite the space aliens to use her quilt shop as a staging ground for their invasion of Earth, but they came anyway. Now she and her friends need to find a way to save the planet without making too much of a mess. In classic B movie science fiction style, plucky heroines battle villains from another planet, using their friendship, their wits, a hint of romance and a touch of lavender.
The Lost Memory
Price: Free! Words: 4,210. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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In the future... memories and thoughts are stored on devices strapped to our arms, freeing our minds from the need to remember. This seemed like the perfect kind of future for Jason. But when he encounters a figure who strikes a chord in the deepest recesses of his heart, he comes to the realization that he would give it all up in order to find his "Lost Memory".
Dragon Space: A Star Rigger Omnibus
Series: Star Rigger Universe. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 252,890. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
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Two Star Rigger novels in one! Between the stars, says legend, there lives a realm of dragons. When a young star rigger named Jael flies the forbidden route, she learns the reality—that the dragons are real, and deadly. Only after a dragon named Highwing befriends her does Jael realize she has been caught up in an ancient battle of good and evil, her appearance foretold by an ancient prophecy.
The Demon Hunter: 21 Days
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 117,930. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
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Reality is in the eye of the beholder. Religions have grown throughout history from humankind's attempt to explain that which cannot be explained. But what if there are religious truths in the universe so real that they threaten Earth's very existence? This is not a story about religion, but heroes and villains. It is about things many presume to know, but few choose to believe.