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The Crucible
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,360. Language: American English. Published: August 5, 2012 by Steel Drake Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
From the Collected Journals of Fleet Admiral Charles Xarin November 4th, 2296: The Shadorin Empire. Never in our history has the Terran Confederation faced such a brutal and terrifying enemy as the Shadorin Empire. It is my sincere hope that if we were to survive this conflict with the Shadorin Empire that we never come across an enemy of their like again...
The Chronotope and Other Speculative Fictions
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,210. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012 by Rominna Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Time travel, unusual visitors from different eras, dimensions and realities, human zoos maintained by curious aliens, private eyes who are zombies, paranormal prom dates, moral steampunk issues, the Bomb, transforming reality and chrono-assassins are the fantastical topics found in the twelve page-turning tales.
Reflections on Tinsori Light
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,400. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012 by Pinbeam Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
For those who wish to see how a short story goes from outline to short story, this echapbook presents the outline for, and the completed short Liaden story, "The Space at Tinsori Light," with an explanatory foreword by Sharon Lee.
The Culling
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Price: Free! Words: 82,210. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The Culling describes the incredible journey of Travel Agent Verne Fielding on his quest to satisfy his ambitions and achieve success in business at any cost. Join with Verne as he launches his new adventure travel business which takes customers on an exclusive tour of a lost city; His journey leads into the past and then into the future; and in the end reveals the dark secrets of the Amazon.
Age of Aether
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,380. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(4.00 from 1 review)
Age of Aether -- A Steampunk Adventure-Romance Novella. When Captain Benjamin Bantam is tapped to go back in time in order to retrieve a cure for the vicious Shadow plague, he is shocked to arrive in an alternate 1944 where electricity doesn't exist.
Lunara: Alexandria II
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Series: The Lunara Series, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80,610. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
In the fifth book of the Lunara series, Alexandria Smith leads a not-so normal life on Lunara colony. When Parker McCloud offers her a spot on a highly-classified mission, she embarks on an adventure where she attempts to learn the real gift her parents have given her and gain back the honor of her family's legacy. Check out Lunara: Seth and Chloe the first and free book in the series.
Lunara: Alexandria I
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Series: The Lunara Series, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 107,160. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
In the fourth book of the Lunara series, Alexandria Smith leads a not-so normal life on Lunara colony. When Parker McCloud offers her a spot on a highly-classified mission, she embarks on an adventure where she attempts to learn the real gift her parents have given her and gain back the honor of her family's legacy. Check out Lunara: Seth and Chloe the 1st and FREE book in the series.
Lunara: The Legacy Duology
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Series: Lunara Collection, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 187,660. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In the fourth and fifth book of the Lunara series, Alexandria Smith leads a not-so normal life on Lunara colony. When Parker McCloud offers her a spot on a highly-classified mission, she embarks on an adventure where she attempts to learn the real gift her parents have given her and gain back the honor of her family's legacy. Check out Lunara: Seth and Chloe the 1st and FREE book in the series.
The Energy Scavengers
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Series: The Energy Scavengers, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 11,610. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When mankind reaches far out into the universe to find other life forms it may first find machines. Calvin, an exploratory rover coupled with, Nutshell, his landing ship, are sent to discover what all these machines are still doing–now that they’ve been abandoned by their alien owners. First contact comes not by hand of man, but by metal of machine.
Home
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,900. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A small group of Human colonists have escaped a lingering death on the drought and war ravaged planet Earth. Sadly, their new home may not offer the gleaming future life they expected. Besides losing all their technology and tools, dodging lurking predators and finding few sources of food, they have something new to worry about. They are not alone. They may not find any welcome here
Ashday's Child
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
In a distant, simple society which rose after a nuclear holocaust, a young couple realise with horror that they have inadvertently transgressed a major, but unjust, law. Their baby is due to be born in the forbidden second quarter of the year: it will be an accursed Ashday's Child.
Apex Magazine - Issue 39
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,310. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Apex Magazine is a monthly science fiction, fantasy, and horror magazine featuring original, mind-bending short fiction from many of the top pros of the field. This issue contains fiction from Genevieve Valentine, Kat Howard, Marie Brenna, and Nir Yaniv, nonfiction by Jim C. Hines, and an interview with Genevieve Valentine.
Humanoid Central
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Price: Free! Words: 19,590. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In the future, humans and androids desperately need to find a way to get along with each other, but they're failing miserably. A hand-picked group of Future Leaders is sent to a special academy, a sort of Blade Runner High School, where the young ones must learn how to just get along. In this absurdist fable, they're going to need all the luck they can get.
Come and Watch a Man Die!
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Price: Free! Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
They paid millions of dollars to take part in a ritual of human sacrifice. They are a nameless brotherhood, a collective of bankers, military men, and corporate executives whose endless hunger has been the driving force behind every atrocity ever committed. Tonight, they are going to cook a world-famous chef in an electric chair on live television.
Terror In Atlanta
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,070. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
MOMS WERE NO longer carrying babies in their expensive strollers, they were hauling monsters. Fundamentalism was dead. Nebbia was the new science of people decimation without weapons.
Supremacy: Reformation - Episode 3
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Series: Supremacy: Reformation, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,260. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
In this episode, Anthros finds himself in a battered state ready to give up the secrets he holds. A team of archivists dig into his mind and pull out his entire adventure on White Sands, revealing just how he infiltrated the Reformation. New information of Tharin's true plan comes to light, placing the entire conflict over the Second Order into a new perspective.
Left-Hand World
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,300. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012 by J Z Morrison Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Owen Andrews meets his obsession, Lynne Penney, a woman scarred by her legendary visit to a parallel world. But obsessions can both destroy and heal. Owen is about to find out how.
Gunship: Reflections
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,280. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Benzan Mafia battle the blood-starved Hunter Clan in this epic book of adventure! Captain Adam Michaels and his crew have risked everything for the love of a single woman. That may prove to be a mistake as Adam's lover now seeks to end them all.
Transplant Treachery
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 5,930. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012 by MuseItUp Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(3.00 from 1 review)
There’s a long waiting list for life saving transplants. How are so many organs suddenly becoming available, especially for wealthy patients out on Solus? Something isn’t right there and questions begin to arise. After a friend of a friend is killed, Galactic P.I. Majestic Kane is determined to find out why.
Purr Mission
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Series: Herc Tom, Champion of the Empire, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,700. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Major Tom’s dander is up. His cub is dying of the Morient Virus, and he knows their sworn enemies are responsible (the Baastards!), but bureaucats order him not to go to their planet to recover the antidote. Well, it’s easier to beg forgiveness than to ask purrmission. Purr Mission is a science fiction short story, and the first story in the “Herc Tom, Champion of the Empire” series.