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Shade of Evil (G1: The Guardians, #1)
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Series: G1: The Guardians, Part 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,740. Language: British English. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
A simple man bears a terrible burden, unknowing. Now, that burden is killing him, seeking freedom from his exhausted hulk. Freedom to satisfy its evil hunger.
Many Is The Dream
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,020. Language: American English. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Short Story about a female administrative assistant and her 'impossible' dream.
Daisy Wong: The Hell of the Time-Travelling Sinners
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,560. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(Short Story, Science Fiction, Mystery) The discovery of a murder victim wedged against the intake screen of a sewage-reclamation plant sends Lt. Daisy Wong on a dangerous chase for the killer. She follows the trail through a mirrored maze of desperate politicians, a slumming debutante, seedy bars, drugged-out body builders, and dope dealers. Her own boss may have even turned crooked.
Daisy Wong: The Runaway Concubine
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,650. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(Science Fiction, Novelette Plus a Bonus Novelette) When one of tong boss Snakeskin Wong's favored concubines disappears, he calls in his niece, Space Marshal Daisy Wong, to track her down and return the misguided young woman to the bosom of his family. The trail leads Daisy across the solar system, from dives to resorts. The road is paved with deception, genetic engineers, and murder.
Butcher, Baker and Replicant Maker
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Series: Vain Are the Stars. You set the price! Words: 14,280. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Nigel Hightower cannot sleep in a world built upon dreams. The machine has shunned Mr. Hightower, refusing to give him digital manifestations of his dreams. So Mr. Hightower finds solace in crafting replicas of the lost world's wildlife for the children too young for the computer, until a series of updates threatens Mr. Hightower's audience so that none remain to call him “replicant maker.”
Daisy Wong: The Hell of the Missing Days
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,590. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(SHORT STORY PLUS A BONUS STORY) When a part-time smuggler and full-time mortician goes missing, Daisy's superiors assign her to find him. The trail begins on Praxis, a Bavarian-themed LaGrange colony. It plunges below the Alpine surface and enters a warren of blind alleys and dead-end tunnels. The deeper she goes, the more certain she becomes that she's entered The Hell of the Missing Days.
Daisy Wong, Space Marshal: The Case of the Extra Corpse
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,330. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(Short Story, Science Fiction) When Virgil's Little Chapel of the Cosmos, located on the idyllic Lagrange Colony PRAXIS, ends up with one corpse too many, Lt. Daisy Wong, Space Marshal, investigates. She soon uncovers a web of drug smuggling, hijacked shipments, and revenge. At the center of it all is Connie Nine Pipes, tong boss and Daisy's beloved and revered uncle.
My Brother's Keeper
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Price: Free! Words: 7,890. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Wealthy, retired tycoon Charles Stanford is sneaking around behind his brother's back with his wife when he finds out that his brother is terminal with cancer. Charles contacts a company that has had success fighting cancer by exchanging human and animal DNA. Instead of curing the cancer they create a chimera for Charles, a dog that carries much of his brother's DNA. Things go wrong.
Shadow Unit 13
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,190. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013 by CatYelling. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
"Wild Card" by Leah Bobet "Underworld" by Elizabeth Bear "Single Bullet Theory" by Chelsea Polk "Apolysis" by Emma Bull and Will Shetterly
The Body
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A long-suffering, social-climbing son deals with more than the usual embarrassment of misbehaving parents, hoping to find acceptability in the certainty of their demise. If some things would just stay buried... “The Body” is a short, speculative fiction, and is also available in the collection "Even More Things I Could Get Out of My Mind."
Daisy Wong: The Blond Chinaman
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,250. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(SHORT STORY PLUS A BONUS STORY) According to Lt. Daisy Wong, space marshal, "Some guys are too Chinese for their own good." Eddie Lau, Martian big shot, wins this year's prize. Only now Eddie's devotion to his Asian heritage has put his wife in mortal danger. Person or persons unknown have kidnapped her and are holding her for a huge ransom. In desperation, he turns to Daisy Wong for help.
Joe The Catman
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Series: Douglas T. Vale's Short Stories, Book 68. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,660. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Joe, a harmless but bumbling young fellow, is sentenced for his own good to an unusual fate-- becoming a cat. A science fiction short story.
The Fifth World
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 110,220. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Becca came to the new world of Gaia to find her brother and escape a nuclear war-ravaged Earth. Instead, she finds herself caught in the middle of a revolution.
Elyana Misfit
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,810. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Set in 2083, when 13-year-old Elyana's extraordinary size and powers draw unwanted attention from the government, she steals a protective suit and escapes the safety of the eco-dome in search of her real mother. After hijacking a helicopter, Elyana drops into the world of those forced to live outside, faces off with the FBI & is embroiled in an inter-world strategy to save Earth. 1st in a series.
Whisper to me
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,790. Language: British English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Set in the near future, planet Earth is dying and the imminent environmental crisis prompts mankind to look to the stars for a new world to colonise. The Hypatia missions are pathfinders, performing reconnaissance of potential homes for mankind. This is the story of Hypatia IV and its crew, dispatched to an exoplanet in the Vega system. . .
Voyage: Embarkation #6 Norselands
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,170. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013 by Fuzzy Hedgehog Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Kal and Tria explore Vanaheim, an alternate Earth shaped like an apple core with a central disc. In the depths one of the equatorial chasms, they discover a habitable ring of land with a highly advanced civilization. At its periphery, however, lies a malevolent nanotech legacy: the jotuns.
Night in the City
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,280. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
By the 2050s, humans have created a shared dreamland where they can live out their fantasies. This is the City but dreams can be bad as well as good and sometimes people cannot wake up from them. For them, there are the Searchers. When the last of the Searchers is hired by the inventor of the City to rescue her sister, he knows this will be his last case.
Good Things Come To Those Who Wait
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,150. Language: American English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
After figureing out immortality and automating all daily tasks to computers, humanity lives a no stress happy life. But as Gordon soon finds out, things are not always what they seem.
Ordinary Ones
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Series: The Ameriqas, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 980. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Andrew travels to an earth where vampires, werewolves, zombies, and mystics make up the masses of the people.
After The Darkness: Episode Two
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,110. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013 by Dark Tales Great Lives, LLC. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(3.89 from 9 reviews)
In a world of never-ending winters and permanent darkness, fourteen-year-old Nadia Comani faces a future of servitude. Can she free herself and her family?