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Honest John's Fine Used Spaceships
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(Short Story) When a customer wanders in looking for a fine used spaceship, Honest John is soon confronted with a serious problem. He must live up to his reputation for honesty, but what the customer wants is clearly absurd. On the other hand, there's nothing absurd about the customer's money.
The Lesser Repository
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Price: Free! Words: 32,050. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(1.00 from 1 review)
Mankind flourishes in a distant future ruled by densely populated Cities. After the biggest arrest of his life, Detective Ben Reiner plays a dangerous game with a psychopathic cult member of the Cullers. Reiner soon discovers the truth of their plot, and faces an unspeakable choice. Aid in the Cullers' grisly work, or allow the world's last renewable resource to run out forever: the human soul.
In No Time At All
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 229,460. Language: Australian English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Peter left home before dawn, he never could have guessed that he would be whisked away by Aliens and taken beyond the rings of Saturn. Five others were also ‘Invited’. With a soft tremble, the gigantic Spacecraft began the return voyage to Mypolarius - passing planets, stars and using super-highways at ever increasing, unbelievable velocity! But why the invitation for us six?
Visitors from Yubarri II
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Series: Visitors From Yubarri, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,340. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Goyo and Robert have been on Yubarri for 40 years. After a dear Moai friend dies they long to return to their home world Earth. Earth has since become a planet ruled by a few who enslave the majority. After the war the people of Earth have chips implanted to be tracked and terminated. Goyo and Robert wish to return to Earth to bring peace and prosperity with Yubarrian technology.
The Hunt
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,300. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Hunting, a sport that disappeared centuries ago with the death of the last wild ‘big game’ animal and the bulldozing of the last square inch of rainforest, has been brought back into vogue. Small groups of hunters venture out into the untouched wilderness of a hundred worlds and come back bloodied, draped with exotic pelts and fantastic stories.
Project Olympus: Orion
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Series: Project Olympus. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 145,600. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
…An epic battle has torn apart the fabric of civilization. Centuries have come and gone as the scattered remnants of mankind struggle to rebuild. Yet the work of the ancient genemasters remains– genetically altered humans physically superior to man. Orion is a specially trained hunter whose job it is to rid his world of these abominations. Little does he know that soon his own battle will wage...
Vita Artificiale
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Series: Le Ombre di Marte, 4. Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 47,930. Language: Italian. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Anni '20 del '900 in un mondo parallelo in cui 30 anni fa alieni che tutti credo marziani hanno invaso la Terra, per morire in seguito ad un'epidemia. L'umanità, evolutarsi studiandone i relitti, vede convivere carrozze a cavalli ed armi a raggi, macchine a vapore e robot elettromeccanici, dirigibili, biplani e cannoniere fluttuanti. In questo quarto volume della serie "Le Ombre di Marte."
R. Nevada, S.P.I. - Alien Law
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Price: $1.33 USD. Words: 37,240. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Is an evil extraterrestrial corporation trying to control the minds of our elected officials? And if so, would anyone notice a difference? Mind reading devices, alien brain scan machines, and lucid dreams all play a role in this tongue-in-cheek story of the mind-altering efforts of malevolent alien beings as Strange Phenomena Investigator R. Nevada and his cohorts search for the truth.
Mesopotamia - The Redeemer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,620. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(5.00 from 1 review)
"Mesopotamia - The Redeemer" is a futuristic story of psychological warfare between three civilizations: the harmonious Pythagorians, the suicidal Gnostics and the passionate Socratians. Can the socratian healer of the soul save the galaxy? Can the master of the Pythagorian space station be compassionate to the misery of the outcasts? Can the Gnostic warrior find a reason to cling to life?
Unaccounted Factor (in Russian language)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,300. Language: Russian. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In Russian Юдгару Оноби не повезло. В первом же бою он не выполнил приказ и был изгнан из космического флота Федерации. Сын бикаэлки и человека, он, наделенный необыкновенными способностями, окунается в гражданскую жизнь и быстро осознает, что она не менее опасна, чем бои на дальних форпостах.
Better Than Syntax
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013 by Short Story Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Short Story Press Presents Better Than Syntax by Blaise Marcoux A man with a wife and a safe, sedate life. What drives his inner sorrow, then? What fuels his hidden frustration? Perhaps the answers start with the strange one-worded statements other people keep making at him.
Aurichrome (and Other Stories)
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Price: Free! Words: 33,700. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Aurichrome (and Other Stories) explores the role of humankind in a future inspired only by our present. From struggling to provide for a family as the instrument of a larger corporation (AURICHROME), to how the jury will sway on a murder conviction in the wake of a tragic childbirth (THE TRIAL OF WESLEY CARPENTER) – these stories embrace the human spirit.
Wish Power (in Russian language)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 109,940. Language: Russian. Published: March 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In Russian. Вселенная хранит немало загадок, оставшихся от древних, ныне исчезнувших цивилизаций. Даже бесполезные на первый взгляд предметы в предприимчивых руках могут превратиться в мощное оружие… The Universe is keeping so many secrets, left after ancient forgotten civilizations. Even useless things can turn to be a powerful weapon able to destroy the Universe.
The Beast
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,950. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
A dying man recounts a tale of terror.
Wake up the Beast (in Russian language) Book 2
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 144,930. Language: Russian. Published: March 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In Russian. Фантастический роман о космическом путешественнике Элиоте Никсарде. Новая планета таит смертоносные загадки, и только вера в свое предназначение — вершить судьбы других, поможет избежать гибели. Science fiction novel is about space traveller – Elliot Nixard. New planet is full of death traps, and only firm belief in his destination helps Elliot to survive.
Pilgrimage to the Enemy (in Russian language) Book 1
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 134,880. Language: Russian. Published: March 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In Russian. Фантастический роман о космическом курьере, который волей случая был втянут в смертельно опасный переплет на планете из черного списка. It is a science fiction novel about a space courier, who was casually pulled into the vortex of death events on the planet entered in black list.
Rehab 3000
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Price: Free! Words: 450. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Conventional flash fiction can range anywhere between 300, 500, and 1000 words. My flash fiction stories are generally 300 words or less. Enjoy the short.
Talatu
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,990. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
16 year old Talatu is as desperate as anyone for the Colony Ship to arrive at Barnard's Star. There would be her first ever look at a real sky, there would be adventure - a chance to prove herself as a Midshipman - most of all, she would be out from under the watchful eyes of her disapproving mother. However, the survey of the planet is flawed and Talatu gets far more adventure than she expected!
The Crucible
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Price: Free! Words: 5,440. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
(3.00 from 1 review)
A city has been infected with a virus that kills their body, leaving the population as conscious corpses walking the streets. This is the diary of one once-citizen.
The Circus Infinitus - Broken Promise
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Series: The circus Infinitus, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,020. Language: Australian English. Published: March 5, 2013 by Storm Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
The mysterious teleporting Circus Infinitus is forced to make an emergency landing in the Wild West. Parts are required for repairs, and the Ringmaster, Professor Abbacus, Dr Tumblety and Felina travel into a small town called Broken Promise to find a blacksmith.