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Extraordinary Visitors
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 52,820. Language: American English. Published: March 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Is it pure research that draws the Gliskis to visit Earth almost 21 light years away or the fear of Earth’s extinction? America’s crass and cynical leaders see no vision of the Gliskis helping Earth. And why are the Gliskis secretly meeting with the Hanover family?
Moving Day
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Series: Boucher's World. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,130. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Jade is fourteen years old and excited about finally being old enough to move out on her own. She’s got her help lined up, a moving van rented which her friend and room-mate, Tally, a big silver Cat, will be driving since Jade’s driving skills leave a lot to be desired. She’s all packed and ready to go. Apparently, though, you just can’t have a moving day without something going wrong. Go figure.
Condemned
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,830. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Imagine waking up covered in blood. Without knowing where you are. Who you are. Hunted by a team of the deadliest soldiers in the galaxy. This is the nightmare Arigus Vanes faces. Arigus has no idea who he is or what happened when he wakes up at the site of gruesome murders. Government Enforcers storm in, and he flees for his life.
C-Shapes
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Price: Free! Words: 71,060. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Eight years after a virus caused half of the population of the world to go mentally unstable, a man named Ethan chase signs up to become a "Sitter" or caretaker for two unstables. One of them, a 'Mirror' and the other a highly functioning 'Amnesiac.' As Ethan forges an unlikely friendship with his two cases--he is swept up in events that cause him to rethink what normal means.
Bones of Ice
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,230. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013 by Anura Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Stranded on an uninhabited planet, Jade's only hope is to survive long enough for colonists to arrive and send her home. But what if they're not coming? 12,735 words
The Icarian Legacy : BRAVE SOULS
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 132,770. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
(5.00 from 1 review)
The small world they left never noticed them leaving and neither its furry inhabitants. They never noticed that someone took their friends and mates. In their world when someone disappeared he was usually dead. And they never thought that those that were taken will represent their future. On this world life continued like before and it stayed like that for almost a million years. The furry creatur
For Joyce
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Price: Free! Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Famous writer Joyce Carol Oates is a young girl on the verge of beginning her writing career when a strange being visits her.
The Ducati Girl, Darwin, and the Pig of Nebraska
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Series: The Ducati Girl, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
And then came Homo Erectus―the upright monkey―and the Ducati Girl. The original theory on the evolution of man is still uncertain; evolutionists couldn't agree on the real face of all these homos, and after all this fuss, life seems to have started all of the sudden, out of nowhere; fossils are the testimonies, right? The Ducati Girl is skeptical and she wants answers. Can the truth be revealed?
Tooth & Claw
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Price: Free! Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
The orks are a savage race who live short, hard lives. From the moment they are born to the day they die, life is a struggle for survival and honor. Tooth & Claw is about the coming of age ritual of a young ork boy who wants to become a brun. But to join the ranks of the adults, he must first prove his worth by taming the most dangerous creature in their world.
The Gravity of the Situation
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Price: Free! Words: 8,300. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Join our heroine as she tries to escape the clutches of the unscrupulous Ari Kozlov. With the help of a young slave, Pura, they will go on a daring ride. What else can they do? Ari Kozlov owns the rest of the planet, and now he must own Syrah. Where can they go to be free?
Children of the Plague
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,610. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(5.00 from 1 review)
In the darkest corners of Manhattan, a battle like no other rages. The city hides a group of survivors of the nanite plague, and a brother and sister born to defend their race. With a touch that destroys nanites, Lanni, sister of Alex, is their last chance. Can she save her brother? Can she protect mankind's only hope? Or will she be responsible for the destruction of the last humans on Earth?
Star Wars: A Certain Point of View
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Price: Free! Words: 20,270. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A series of short stories based on the characters I have written in my two novels. Those that have read Star Wars: Awakening and Star Wars: Split Horizons will enjoy learning more about these characters. If you haven't read my novels, they're on smashwords so enjoy them as well!
Empty Urns Launched Into Stars
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Series: Vain Are the Stars. Price: Free! Words: 14,000. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Paul Seton and Marshall Lincoln are unique dealers in the Singularity. With a little wealth and a lot of faith, clients in Paul and Marshall's office may circumvent death by painlessly uploading their souls into the machine. Paul and Marshall's freedom and sanity are thrown into jeopardy when a tycoon's ambition to ride the Singularity to the stars threatens to expose the Singularity's secrets.
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. Price: Free! Words: 15,230. 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.