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Government Men by Gary J. Davies
Price: Free! Words: 215,070. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.67 from 3 reviews)
.In this epic length whimsical sequel to Secrets of Goth Mountain, an inept DOD scientist leads efforts to save Earth from an impending apocalypse set in motion by man-eating space aliens. The slightly askew Earthly setting includes mythical, supernatural, and alien players, as well as an unlikely reincarnation of the author and the book Government Men itself. Edited March 2015 re-release.
Legacy (The Biodome Chronicles #1) by Jesikah Sundin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 141,420. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Siblings raised inside an earth-based experimental Mars biodome have only known a rustic medieval life rich in traditions and chivalry. Groomed by The Code, they have built a sustainable community devoid of Outsider interference – until the unthinkable happens. Youth cultures clash when the high technology of the Anime Tech Movement collides with the Middle Ages in a quest for truth.
Thieves Emporium by Max Hernandez
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,970. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech(4.64 from 11 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?
The Meyersco Helix by Andrew McCoy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,880. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(4.63 from 8 reviews)
"How the hell did we come to where the President of the United States has two minutes to decide whether he will nuke Boston or kill the world instead?" *** “Mr McCoy gets on with the job of telling us exactly what it is like in the Heart of Darkness. He has the soldier's eye for terrain and the soldier's eye for character. This has the ring of truth.” — John Braine Sunday Telegraph
Nomads of the Gods by Gary Mark Lee
Price: Free! Words: 230,080. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.60 from 30 reviews)
A planetary romance set on the savage world of Gorn,an Outer Rim world that is inhabited by genetically altered warriors known to the outside worlds as Nomads, possessed with great strength and healing power they roam the wastelands battling each other and the fierce creatures that inhabit their lands.
First Contact (In Her Name: The Last War, Book 1) by Michael R. Hicks
Price: Free! Words: 161,630. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Military(4.60 from 10 reviews)
Young Midshipman Ichiro Sato joined the Terran Navy to escape a tyrannical father and find freedom among the stars. He had no idea when he boarded the survey starship Aurora for his first assignment that he and his crew would make humanity’s first contact with a sentient alien species. Little did he know that this fateful encounter would trigger a catastrophic galactic war...
Veterans of the Psychic Wars by Wayne Gerard Trotman
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 139,210. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Thought is more dangerous than you think... Roman Doyle has been living a normal life as a married 25-year-old schoolteacher. What Roman does not know is that he is Prince Sakara, heir apparent of the True Emperor of a distant galaxy known as the Cosmic Sea. That is until he encounters Chi-Ro Jin, master of Hatari Ikou, and a veteran of the Psychic Wars.
Patriotic Treason by Christopher Nuttall
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 125,080. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Why doth treason never prosper? Because if it prosper, none dare call it treason. A thrilling milSF story set in a dark grim future...
Lokant by Charlotte E. English
Series: Draykon, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,050. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.60 from 5 reviews)
The draykon race has returned to the Seven Realms, but all is not well between humans and draykoni. Soon a war is building between the two races, one that threatens Llandry's loved ones. Who are the enigmatic sorcerers who woke the draykon? With little to go on but a mysterious book, Lady Eva Glostrum embarks on a hunt for the woman known as Ana - and learns about her own heritage along the way.
Vanessa by David Howells
Series: Vanessa, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 145,470. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.60 from 5 reviews)
A mentally fractured powerful spirit of a Georgian plantation holds in thrall the men and mounts of a Civil War foraging party to daily avenge the death of her husband and children by putting the enemy spirits through Hell. Ryan Fitzgalen, ancient and clairvoyant thanks to a WWII experiment using electromagnetism and his ghost wife must call in their descendents to battle undying hatred.
A Twist of Eternity by P R Glazier
Series: A Twist in the Tale, The First Twist. Price: Free! Words: 200,060. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.60 from 5 reviews)
The story is told through the eyes of Minervar a student healer. A chance meeting with a battle-weary mercenary called Serinae, throws them both into an epic adventure. They must discover their ancient history to save their precarious future. But Serinae's mysterious past is trying to stop them. Much is lost and gained before they finally win through - with more than a few twists along the way.
Transgression: A Time-Travel Suspense Novel by R.S. Ingermanson
Series: City of God, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 107,000. Language: American English. Published: May 15, 2014 by Randy Ingermanson. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Damien West is a physicist on a mission to kill the apostle Paul. He’s building a wormhole with the help of Ari Kazan, a young Israeli physicist in Jerusalem. Ari’s got his eye on Rivka Meyers, a hot young archaeology student from Berkeley. When Damien gets the wormhole working, he uses Rivka first as a guinea pig. Ari must decide whether to follow them--or lose the woman of his dreams forever.
Planet Woman by Judith Rook
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 123,600. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Circean humans have always known that their planet can think, but a diplomatic mission from First Home finds this very difficult to understand. Lewis, the planetary envoy, certainly doesn’t understand about Tethyn, his Circean hostess, and the independent and determined woman is not impressed by his patronising attitude. But Circe needs them to come together to help defeat an approaching danger.
The Phoenix Conspiracy by Richard L. Sanders
Series: The Phoenix Conspiracy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 121,180. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(4.58 from 12 reviews)
Calvin, an intelligence operative, is sent to eliminate a dangerous traitor. But as he chases his prey across the stars, he realizes they are both pawns in a shadowy chess game that threatens humankind everywhere. If he is to uncover the conspiracy he must confront, and embrace, the darkest elements of the galaxy. And throw himself, his career, and everyone he loves into the line of fire.
Through Struggle, the Stars by John Lumpkin
Series: The Human Reach, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,070. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Military(4.57 from 7 reviews)
War is imminent between Earth's great space powers for reasons no one fully understands. When a young U.S. Space Force officer is assigned to shepherd an old spy out to the colonies, he begins to discover what lies at the root of the conflict. A hard science fiction novel by a former Pentagon and CIA reporter for the AP. "Great, good fun." - Analog "Very much recommended." - Midwest Book Review
Once Upon Another World by Shiva Winters
Series: Salak’patan, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 131,890. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.57 from 7 reviews)
Once upon a time in a very ordinary place, there was an ordinary man with an ordinary life. At least that is what Mr. Sinclair wanted to believe to be true, until a little bit of the extraordinary touches his life and it will shatter his view of reality. When the destiny he knew nothing about catches up with him, nothing will ever be the same again. The question is, will he be able to survive it.
A Study in Conjecture by Sophie M. Shoesmith
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 120,370. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Science fiction » Military(4.57 from 7 reviews)
World War III has erupted. The brutality of the fighting has caused the normally passive organisation of super humans, Psychicae United, to become involved. But not everyone at Psychicae United is interested in peace with the humans who spurn them. Can Avalon defend her country against invaders and traitors alike? And can she concentrate with her charming subordinate, Cato, dogging her every move?
Nica of Los Angeles by Sue Perry
Series: Frames, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,520. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths(4.57 from 7 reviews)
When rookie private eye Nica takes on a mysterious case, she enters a world of multiple dimensions called Frames, where buildings and lawn chairs can be sentient, a stray cat has great powers, books can be killers, and clouds can be spies. At home, Nica solves missing person cases; in the larger reality of the Frames, she gets swept into an escalating battle with stakes that could not be higher.
Empire (In Her Name: Redemption, Book 1) by Michael R. Hicks
Price: Free! Words: 132,910. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.56 from 16 reviews)
EMPIRE is the coming-of-age story of Reza Gard, a young boy of the Human Confederation who is swept up in the century-long war with the alien Kreelan Empire. Captured and enslaved, Reza must live like his enemies in a grand experiment to see if humans have souls, and if one may be the key to unlocking an ages old curse upon the Kreelan race.
Burning Eagle by Navin Weeraratne
Price: Free! Words: 133,400. Language: American English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Military(4.55 from 11 reviews)
A hundred years ago, Super Sapient AIs made first ever contact with intelligent life from outside our solar system. Millions died. A century later, an expeditionary force arrives to liberate the first human world to fall. Among them is an outcast officer, a rebel smuggler, and a soldier in a secret pact. They are unprepared for what they find.