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Crysalis: Beginnings by J. Kirsch, J.A. Johnson, & K.G. McAbee
Price: Free! Words: 18,350. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In the distant future, the last remnants of humanity huddle in fragmented societies deep below ground, struggling to stay alive while threatened with inconceivable dangers. Three strong women from three different cultures are on intersecting paths, heading towards a fateful meeting which may well be mankind's only hope for survival…
Beyond Wespirtech: A Collection of Short Fiction by Mary E. Lowd
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,530. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.67 from 3 reviews)
The glittering galaxy around Wespirtech is filled with exciting aliens and foreign colonies, long forgotten by the Human Expansion. Read about canine aliens and their dying sun, sentient trees, and a planet where all the colonists are conjoined twins... Beyond Wespirtech!
Welcome to Wespirtech: A Collection of Short Fiction by Mary E. Lowd
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,820. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.67 from 3 reviews)
At the Western Spiral Arm Planetary Institute of Technology, the best scientists from around the galaxy push at the bleeding edge of technology. Sometimes their experiments get away from them... Sometimes they run into conflicts with each other... Sometimes they're drawn out into the glittering galaxy around them. Welcome to Wespirtech!
Defiance by Hannah Hanson
Price: Free! Words: 21,770. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Set in a dark vision in the near future,. Defiance follows the journey of sixteen- year- old Amelia Raymond, the feisty, independent daughter of an underground resistance fighter as she seeks help to free her captured father.
Juggernauts by Nick Broadhurst
Series: Sequetus, Book 13 · Juggernaut, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,230. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Here’s the thirteenth Sequetus Series book. In this book the leader of the Palboan Temple, is saved from forces which see him as their only obstacle to unhindered galactic control. The Corduke network, which is loyal to him, and the Master Templar, save him. Others, because of who this prophesised leader is, and his historic roots back to Earth, want him either disposed of, or destroyed.
The Drowned Leviathan by L L Watkin
Series: LL Watkin Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,550. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Emma's just won salesman of the month and what does her manager do? Reminds her that she’s legally obliged to take vacation. Which is how she wound up here, in a beach resort which was sold to her as the most relaxing (i.e. boring) place to go. Lying travel agent. Why couldn’t they have said “Go here and get crashed into by a falling alien spaceship?”, then she’d have gone somewhere else!
Slivers of Silver by J. A. Kenney
Series: Immortal Quicksilver, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 8,580. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2014 by Bottom Drawer Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Quicksilver is an Immortal, destined to live peacefully among the stars, until one of their number declares all mortal life an abomination that must be destroyed. Qui and Star rally likeminded brethren to form the Conservationists. Together they brave the Void, becoming reincarnated in human form, to fight the Purist’s desire to wipe out sentient life across the length and breadth of time.
Elusive Memories (The Hunted #1) by Amanda Shofner
Series: The Hunted. Price: Free! Words: 50,760. Language: American English. Published: May 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
One false move—or trusting the wrong person—can turn the Gifted into the hunted. Sam Benson doesn’t know where she is or, more importantly, who she is. With her memories gone, she must piece together the details of her life—and figure out who to trust—before they take it from her.
Mods by Meyari McFarland
Series: Mouse and Snake, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,780. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2014 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Nakato dedicated her life to creating radical new robots. Only two things drew her from her home: her best friend Rafah and new commissions. They drew Nakato out when a commission for stunning prosthetic arms for the orca War Tooth at the same time that Rafah fell into an abusive relationship. Mods is a thrilling cyberpunk story set in the Mouse and Snake universe that's sure to excite.
Космический контрабандист by Игорь Афонский
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 62,710. Language: Russian. Published: May 16, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Фантастическая и увлекательная история с совершенно новым и неожиданным взглядом на представления о сути вампиризма. Сюжетные линии непредвиденно переплетаются и пересекаются, действующие лица живут самой настоящей – яркой и динамичной, иногда странной жизнью; обретают собственную, оригинальную и непредсказуемую судьбу. Мальчик, найденный на затерявшемся в просторах космоса корабле и получивший с
Delirios de grandeza by Santiago García Albás
Series: Cybersiones, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,640. Language: Spanish. Published: May 16, 2014 by Sportula. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Como todos los que le rodean, Marcos accede al mundo a través de múltiples filtros que realzan y amplifican sus percepciones sensoriales. Pero un día los filtros se apagan y Marcos empieza a ver el mundo tal como es: gris, sucio y decrépito, a punto de desmoronarse. Luchará con garras y dientes por volver al paraíso, tratando de huir de una realidad en la que nadie en su sano juicio querría vivir.
Finity: A Short Story of Mars Colonization by Felicity Savage
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,550. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014 by Knights Hill Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
How would it feel to be one of the first pioneers to colonize Mars? Raphaella signed up on an impulse. She never thought she'd actually get there. But now it turns out that her worst enemy isn't the Red Planet. It's what came with her. First published in Amazing Stories, this new short story explores a controversial new way to reach Mars: a mission funded by reality-TV broadcasts.
To the Rink of War by David A Tatum
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,660. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
To rehab a career-ending injury, former Hockey star Alexander Zednik went into space. There, among the asteroids, he attempted to set up a new sport: Microgravity Hockey. Several years later, he runs a warehouse as his plans have been largely forgotten and his ventures failed. A client's cargo needs protection, and his hockey instincts must be drawn on again to save it.
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(4.38 from 8 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.
Cycling to Asylum by Su J. Sokol
You set the price! Words: 110,720. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Alternative history(5.00 from 1 review)
In a near-future, dystopian New York City, a family is forced to flee. They cross the border by bicycle into Quebec and apply for refugee status.
Fantastical Stories (Book 1) by Juraj Vondena
Price: Free! Words: 28,130. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Three stories from three different times and places, dealing with the same problem, which is, the end of existence. "Phoenix" is a story about an extraordinary elderly woman set in a fantasy world, "A change of heart" follows steps of a deep-space mining engineer and "Perseverance" is a dark comedy about a girl who becomes a vampire against her own will.
When a Cat Loves a Dog by Mary E. Lowd
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,390. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » General(5.00 from 3 reviews)
In this Otters In Space spin-off, a black cat named Lashonda and her pug dog husband push at the very limits of their society -- socially and scientifically -- in their quest to have a family. Originally published in Five Fortunes by FurPlanet. Winner of the 2014 Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction.