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SG1-20 Heart's Desire
Series: Stargate SG-1, Book 20. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,560. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
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Colonel Jack O'Neill wants a relaxing mission for SG-1 as they recover from Sha're’s death at the hands of Teal'c and the horrors of Sokar's prison world of Ne'tu. The trade negotiations on Saday look like just the ticket — until the pirates show up. Captured by rival bands of treasure hunters in search of the mythical Heart's Desire, the team must fight to stay alive.
Ally Oop Through the Ulysses Trees
Price: Free! Words: 82,470. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
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A comic tale of men and their complete inability to come to terms with the three most confusing things in their universe; women, politics, and space aliens.
The Intervention
Price: Free! Words: 8,250. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
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In this short story, military software had optimized a classic ground campaign, except for a twist in the assumptions that was completely useless. Or was it?
Community Organizing for Mercenaries
Series: Mercenaries, Book 3. Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 55,670. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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Times are still unsettled for our heroes and heroines. Conflict is brewing in many spots. Join up for another tour of duty, and see if you can't help us straighten-out the situation. Believe me, it's not going to be easy, because new enemies keep cropping up... and they seem to be getting smarter.
John the Dreamer and the dagger of truth
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 118,030. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012 by Western Grebe Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
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John the Dreamer, college freshman in 1949, is having a nightmare. He knows it will change. He wakes as King John in the year 4732 in a city-state under siege. He learns this is not his first prophetic dream to the future and that he must save the future.
Rocket! (an Ell Donsaii story #4)
Series: The Ell Donsaii stories. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,400. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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"Rocket!" is the fourth in a series of near future SciFi/Thrillers whose young heroine Ell Donsaii has a nerve mutation which has rendered her a genius and an athletic phenomenon. In “Rocket!” she works out the enormous potential of the wormholes she discovered in "Lieutenant." Though they only provide small openings through space, the wormholes could prove to be a tremendous boon to humankind.
The Chronicles of Burntown, Pt. 1
Price: Free! Words: 16,740. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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July, 2021. For the better half of a century, the quiet village of Kentsburg, Mississippi has languished in the rural south, largely unknown to the outside world. When the electricity is knocked out following a series of mysterious flashing lights in the fields, several teens go to investigate. What they encounter are deadly machines that seem intended to keep them prisoners of the town.
Vendetta: The Guild War Book 1
Price: $6.39 USD. Words: 105,450. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
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Some call it revenge; she calls it justice . . . Samira Anders is young and out of control; drugs, alcohol, and a prison sentence. But when her father is murdered, she swears to track down his killers.finds herself in a desperate fight for survival, plunged into a world where death awaits every mistake, a world where nothing is what it seems, a world where lies wrap the truth in deceit.
Age of Aether
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,380. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
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Age of Aether -- A Steampunk Adventure-Romance Novella. When Captain Benjamin Bantam is tapped to go back in time in order to retrieve a cure for the vicious Shadow plague, he is shocked to arrive in an alternate 1944 where electricity doesn't exist.
Incursion
Price: Free! Words: 1,240. Language: British English. Published: August 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
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Every Universe that can play out, has and currently is. Not everyone likes the Universe they were born in, even fewer dare to think they alone can change it for the better.
Till Human Voices Wake Us
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 111,780. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012 by Doomed Muse Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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In this large collection, author Annie Bellet demonstrates her gift for the short form, offering readers twenty short stories, novelettes, and novellas that are compelling, beautifully imagined, and entertaining. Till Human Voices Wake Us contains 20 stories that range from hard science fiction to space opera, sword and sorcery to magical realism, some in print for the first time.
The Beast Within: A Sci-Fi Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
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This is a short, short sci-fi story. Approximately 4000 words. Amy Starr knew asteroid mining was dangerous. One small error could kill you. But her desire for the stars outweighed common sense and fear. Now trapped in her disabled ship far from the chance of rescue she has two choices: a lingering half-life or a quick merciful death. Which would you chose?
Killer Advice
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 22,180. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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The spaceship arrives at Vaadum Resort and Casino on fire, with some passengers already dead. Vaadum, the kind of place vacationers go by accident, has room for the survivors. Only someone has started picking them off too. Can they catch the killer before he kills them all? Killer Advice chronicles an adventure in the life of Misha, the hero of a novel Rusch wrote under the pen name Kris DeLake.
CodiceMixe2012
Price: Free! Words: 147,730. Language: Spanish. Published: August 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
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Yoshua Hoch, de origen Mixe-Alemán, tras vivir una trágica niñez, logra estudiar una maestría. Siendo profesor, se enamora de una ex-alumna para juntos, verse atrapados por el crimen organizado. Yoshua debe hacer uso de conocimientos matemáticos y computacionales para construir un arma con la cual intentará salvar sus vidas y al mismo tiempo cumplir una profecía sobre el fin del mundo en 2012.
Aurealis #53
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,400. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2012 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
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Aurealis is the Australian magazine of fantasy, science fiction and horror. Aurealis #53 is edited by Stephen Higgins and this issue features stories from Benjamin Allmon and Richard Kerslake, plus the return of Xtreme Science! For the best in F/SF, it's Aurealis every time!
The Soul: The Dawn of The Overseer
Series: The Soul Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 100,240. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
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Is Humanity genetically engineered? Is our self-awareness the result of a rushed million-year-old experiment? Do immortal aliens, living within each of us, wage secret wars to control the events of our lives? If so, why do agents of the Catholic Church want an unknown archeologist killed?
Knight Progenitor
Price: Free! Words: 205,600. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
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Published in 1991, winner of two fan-Qs in 1992, this is the first work by prolific author Sharon L Reddy. Ms. Reddy's characterizations of the crew of the Next Generation Enterprise and the Fourth through Seventh Doctors won kudos from the fan readers, especially the dialog.
Tell Me a Thousand Times
Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
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Thousands of children start their journey through the meat grinder of an unknown war in space. None will survive unscarred. Some may return to haunt your dreams. A science fiction short story.
Ramming Speed
Price: Free! Words: 4,980. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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Generations of intergalactic war come down to one climactic battle. Neither side can even remember what the conflict is about anymore. They simply battle on as they are told to do until one man dares to challenge the status quo; dares to engage his enemy in dialogue rather than combat. The end result is less destructive, but perhaps more productive. . .
Little Miss Mute
Price: Free! Words: 13,270. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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In a Prohibition-Era speakeasy in Kansas City, Paul Verconi had been looking for nothing more than a few drinks to soothe his nerves before heading home. However, what came looking for Paul would prove to be even tougher to swallow than the diluted bootleg whiskey swirling in his dirty glass: a drop-dead gorgeous dame that was enigmatic, curiously silent ... and perhaps even dangerous.