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Occurrence: Episode One by W.R. Edmunds
Series: OCCURRENCE, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 23,130. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(5.00 from 1 review)
An ancient alien ship is found, giving us the ability to travel outside of our solar system. Some view this technology as our savior, and others, our destroyer. In this episode, a prototype test crew disappears, forcing a political cover-up as UNSA Adrian Commander Daniels struggles with the loss of his friends while hiding a truth which could end humaniy's hope for galactic colonization.
PANTHEON: Escape by D K Gaston
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,920. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Michael Quaid is not your average teenager—he has spent his entire life in captivity under the scrutiny of the PANTHEON Foundation. Now he has escaped into a world he doesn't know or understand. To survive he must depend on the help of a stranger and use his special abilities to fend off those trying to capture him.
2-4 Cavalry Book 12: The Lost Planet by Eric Johnson
Series: 2-4 Cavalry, Book 12. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,510. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
In this short story (less than 11K words) a research scientist leaves for a nuclear devastated planet for research, a squad from the unit is sent to retrieve her. "Clean and crisp rescue mission. The political talk wasn't bashed over the head and the characters were realistic." -Beta reader
BogDeath by F. J. Mackelroy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 108,790. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Join this small northern community of scientists and their friends as they try to carry on their work in bogs and dunes, forests and streams, while dealing with the mysterious barriers to travel, an uncertain future, spectacular northern lights, and a sudden corpse.
Contact - The Mason Chronicles, Part 1 by Richard Jones
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,730. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Someone has decided that the destruction of the world has gone far enough. Unfortunately, they chose a Paladin, and Mason is not the Paladin sort. Still, he finds himself gathering others to his side. Each new 'Contact' leads him further down the path of correcting the wrongs of the world of After. Sometimes in little ways, sometimes in ways beyond his understanding. Includes preview of Part 2
Beacon - Part III by Jonathan C. Gillespie
Series: Beacon Saga Serial, III. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,760. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The parasite ship and its crew have dodged the Shroud, and done what so many others died attempting: they have left Beacon’s orbit. But jubilation will turn to sudden disaster. A new star will give up its titanic wonders, but not without a high price. And the crew will either forge a bond…or never return home.
Primal Shift: Episode 1 by Griffin Hayes
Price: Free! Words: 21,250. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A mysterious event sweeps the globe, leaving a powerful amnesia in its wake and plunging the world into an age of unparalleled barbarism. From the ashes emerge a handful of survivors, struggling to reach the only known refuge: a camp set in the foothills of Salt Lake City, Utah. In pursuit is an evil out to destroy the last vestiges of life on earth and finish what it started, once and for all.
A Twist of Eternity by P R Glazier
Series: A Twist in the Tale, The First Twist. Price: Free! Words: 200,060. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.60 from 5 reviews)
The story is told through the eyes of Minervar a student healer. A chance meeting with a battle-weary mercenary called Serinae, throws them both into an epic adventure. They must discover their ancient history to save their precarious future. But Serinae's mysterious past is trying to stop them. Much is lost and gained before they finally win through - with more than a few twists along the way.
The Time Traveller by Paul Morrison
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,000. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General(5.00 from 1 review)
What if you could share an adventure with the author of The Time Machine? What if you could find a manuscript that would continue the time travel experience narrated by H. G. Wells himself. Perhaps this is possible… H. G Wells inspired millions of readers with his science fiction novel. Transporting himself to the magic of this impressive master allowed Paul Morrison to pay homage and ...
Mars Inc. by Daniel A. Greathead
Price: Free! Words: 11,990. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
There's strange things afoot on Mars. Mike must dig deep if he's going to find out what's going on, make it out alive, and locate the mysterious Rose.
Avengers of Tantura - Yellowstone Disaster by Aaron Pery
Series: Avengers of Tantura, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,040. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Book III in the series of Avengers of Tantura. Two years after they annihilated the Hunal, the human expats on Tantura receive the terrible news that the Yellowstone Caldera on Earth is about to explode and that it will destroy the entire planet. Wishing to save as many of Earth's inhabitants, the Tanturans evacuate millions of them to the now empty verdant world they had taken from the Hunal.
World of Glass by Matt Dymerski
Price: Free! Words: 50,280. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » General
In a total surveillance society where every moment of every life is publicly recorded, three newly graduated Scientists make a youthful pact to change things for the better. Under the most powerful tool of oppression ever built, work is life, and speaking out means unemployment and starvation - but someone has found a way to communicate in secret, and the implications will be explosive.
Blue by Michael Carter
Price: Free! Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.40 from 5 reviews)
A new life, a new beginning on the ocean planet Mosa VI, commonly known as Blue, goes awry for one colonist and his family. A short sci-fi story. 2300 words.
The Old Town Butcher by Brian S. Wheeler
Price: Free! Words: 9,910. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Chuck Wuebbles has lost much since his relocation into Old Town. All of the possessions Chuck earned as a younger man have been noted in the Administrators' black notebooks, to be liquidated to pay for the care Chuck's age will inevitably demand. Yet the Administrators have not taken all. Chuck still possesses his old skills; and with a knife and cleaver, Chuck vows to keep one final freedom
Tombstones by Kyna Baldwin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,850. Language: Australian English. Published: June 11, 2013 by Lizard Moon. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
When Molly takes on a holiday job in a small clothes shop she doesn't expect to see people appearing in a small alcove across the road. She discovers they are Wings, people from another world known as Haled Tor. As she learns more about them, she also uncovers some family secrets. You'll find alternate realities, tattoos, a cyborg or two and a love story.
Godmode by Quan Williams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,150. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013 by Necro Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Elijah awakens in a cage… Can’t remember who he is or how he got there. He's trapped in a laboratory full of dead scientists, at the bottom sub-level of a corrupt pharmaceutical company. He climbs floor after floor in a desperate attempt to escape, facing off against vivisected abominations resembling H.P. Lovecraft’s most terrifying nightmare creatures. What will happen when he gets to the top?