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Beyond the Surveyors
Price: Free! Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Logan Bradley, Captain of the Cruise Light, stood tall in regal posture as he surveyed the bridge of his new interstellar vessel. Humanity was on the verge of discovering worlds beyond their solar system and they selected Logan, a chosen the tool to achieve that end. What threats lurked light years beyond the last worlds of Sol scarcely fazed him. He looked to the stars with hopeful eyes.
My Angel of the Dawn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 39,460. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
The space pilot and smuggler Nelsa Thorn suddenly comes into possession of a young slave. Will he become her equal, worthy of her love, or will he stay a helpless victim of men praying on him?
Just Dig
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 2,420. Language: American English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Two brothers, asteroid prospectors, are awoken when an asteroid lands somewhere along the boundary between their little plot, and the enormous plot owned by their neighbors. They drive out to see on whose plot the rock has fallen. As they do, they argue over whether they can depend on luck to end a long dry spell, or if they'll have to make their own luck to turn a profit
Gardens of Wind
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,370. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
With the surface of the Earth now unlivable humankind takes to the clouds, lashing together balloons and airships into floating villages. Akeli lives in one such village, but longs for more than life in her regimented clan. Her brother once parachuted down to the ravaged Earth, never to be heard from again. Does she have the courage to follow, or will her future be up in the stars?
Full Circle
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,030. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
In a near-future when squatters live in whatever salvageable bits of spacecraft keep the vacuum out, feeling haunted by the ghosts of those who died and left those bits of shuttle or spacestation behind is understandable. April certainly understands the feeling. And she’s created quite the career for herself expelling the ghosts that haunt the salvage that people need for living space.
Din Ba Din
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,260. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Sohaila, overwhelmed with two sets of twins barely a year apart and a husband who is up in space more than he's home, made a wish to have some of the empty-nester rest from the end of her life now when she can actually use it. Or she thinks she did, now that every day is out of sequence, her entire life span on shuffle play, she hasn't lived that day yet.
Blood of the Redd Guard - Chapters 1 - 14
Price: Free! Words: 47,880. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
When Adar encounters a gang of bandits brazenly robbing and murdering merchants in his territory he suspects that there is more going on than just a simple robbery. His fears are quickly confirmed when a murder perpetrated by a hidden organization known as the Kopal pulls him into a conflict with Helam where the future of the city is at stake.
After Dark The Story Begins
Price: Free! Words: 12,050. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Jeremy Patten discovers that he has a very unusual and unique skill. At night when others fall asleep Jeremy is able to enter a world, a dream world. As those around him wander in their dreams Jeremy is conscious of the dark world he has entered. He is able to be both summoned and summon those he seeks out to bring realism to the dream world he has entered.
Fractured Mind Episode Four
Series: Fractured Mind. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,890. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
This is it. Soon, everything will be over. They’ve deleted Sarah’s mind, returning her to an automaton, a mindless weapon ready to do her masters’ bidding. But a part of her has held on, and that part now holds the very future of the galaxy in her hands. Karax will have to sacrifice everything to help her, and even then it may not be enough to stop the Force’s silent invasion of the Milky Way.
Fractured Mind Episode Three
Series: Fractured Mind. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,670. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Karax and Sarah are separated as the world ends. The Corthanx Traders continue their relentless but silent invasion of Earth. As they gather momentum and threaten the Coalition, both Karax and Sarah are faced with choices of their own. Will Karax form an unlikely alliance to keep Sarah safe? And will Sarah finally push past the horror of Sora to regain her body for good?
Psychic Knights Adventures (Crash Landing and Rat King)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,990. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2017 by Ferret Publishing Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Long before the Psychic Knights gained their enhanced powers they battled the TechPsychers to rescue the Naturals. Here are the accounts of just two of those events. Two short stories: Crash Landing Rat King
Choices of the Soul
Price: Free! Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Today it's hard to define just what family is. In the future it's not going to get any easier.
"The Portal"
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 159,980. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When crippled, twelve year old Andy Yeager disobeys his father and goes for a swim in a strange mountain pond, he discovers an eerie violet light at the pond’s bottom. Overwhelmed with curiosity, he extends a hand toward the strange glow and instantly finds himself caught in a time-warp phenomenon that will forever change him... and all those he meets in the ‘parallel world’ into which he awakens.
Newcomer: Chapter 5
Price: Free! Words: 1,420. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » General
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A story in which Kali has a conversation with a Murder of Post Apocalyptic crows.
M Issue 4
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,360. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2017 by Big Pulp. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The new issue of M, the horror and mystery magazine from Big Pulp! Now published three times a year! Each issue contains a mix of horror, macabre, crime & mystery fiction and poetry. This issue features: "Doing God’s Work" by Wayne Scheer "Psychic Karma" by Shannon Schuren "The Deep End" by Tim Deal "Mike (My Second Roommate)" by Adam Armour "A Burning Question" by Anna Sykora
Child of Words Issue 3
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,610. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2017 by Big Pulp. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Child of Words is the new SF&F magazine from Big Pulp. Published three times annually, each issue contains a mix of science fiction and fantasy fiction and poetry. This issue features: "Skin Like Shining Armour" by Tom Conoboy "Affections Between Space" by James Boone Dryden "Mary Beth’s Prophecy" by Cathy C. Hall "Melancholy Dust" by Jason S. Ridler "Remedy Blue" by D.N. Drake "My Salieri
Child of Words Issue 4
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,020. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2017 by Big Pulp. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Child of Words is the new SF&F magazine from Big Pulp. Published three times annually, each issue contains a mix of science fiction and fantasy fiction and poetry. This issue features: "Riding to Hounds" by Thomas Canfield "Finishers of Men" by Don Norum "O Holy Night" by Paul Lorello "Lavender and Chamomile" by LaShawn M. Wanak "Sharks With Thumbs" by David James Keaton
Future of the Earth: The Derelict
Series: Future of the Earth. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 303,430. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Captured, alone, and deep inside enemy territory, Alu'a must escape. Her enemy, her captors, aliens her people call the Apak; they are ruthless, relentless, and bent on dominating all life. Alu'a is at their mercy and has been for years. The Apak interrogations challenge everything she believes in. Unbeknownst to the Apak she has learned a great many things that may aid her people in the war.
Family across Space
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,160. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A preindustrial group of humans are forced to evacuate due to a natural disaster. They use forbidden technology from the past. The new uninhabited wilderness planet has its own challenges. Some people from settlement and the family disappear. The skills of not so civilized humans are useful to a high tech planet spanning federation. Especially their ability to fight, spy, and wage war.
The Woman Who Literally Traveled Back in Time.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
She wanted to travel back in time. She wanted to see her youth again. The most fantastic adventure a human being could ever imagine. But, when she got trapped, a year full of memories might become the worst nightmare.