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Original Encounter by Brent Meranda
Series: Dia Nova, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In the waning days of a war of independence, Commander Theo Paxton of the Dia Nova colony is sent to rescue a team of scientists who disappeared on the planet’s moon. When he arrives with his own team, he discovers a crash site and a single survivor. That survivor acts strangely, and then leads Theo to a discovery that has the potential to change the colony forever.
The Universe Jumpers by John Alexander Rawson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,760. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: July 11, 2014 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
The Universe Jumpers explodes into riveting new territory with its often zany and insightful blend of action and science fiction with supernatural and spiritual themes. It delivers an enthralling story and profound message in a style that is unique, humorous and compelling. In the beginning God created the heavens and the Earth. This is where our story begins…
Original Justice by Brent Meranda
Series: Dia Nova, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias(3.00 from 1 review)
Grace Robbins, an aging and resentful colonist on a newly independent planet, never learned to accept the original colonists who’d slept through the war, only to awake in a paradise they didn't deserve. But when one of them is brutally murdered, Grace is called upon to do her duty. In the process, she learns a little about what it means to be human, even if her DNA is anything but.
The Re-Entanglement of Grant Decker by William Mangieri
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Are we simply the sum of the choices we’ve made? Grant can't keep his reality in focus. His daughter thinks he's having senior moments, but he knows that's not it - those voices he's hearing just don't care how embarrassing they make things. He's never been one to talk to himself, but maybe it's time. How else will he know if his life is coming apart or coming together? What does it add up to?
Goon Squad #6 by Jonathan L. Howard
Series: GOON SQUAD. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,570. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Exterminating Angel has struck once more, the body count is climbing, and the GOON SQUAD are on their way to face the entity. If only they had a plan. The one thing they're sure of is, if they fail to stop the murderous entity, many more will die. But there is another player in the game of whom they know nothing. What is the secret of the Holy Fool?
Onio by Linell Jeppsen
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 76,910. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A half- human Sasquatch falls in love with a human woman, but their love will threaten our world! See what happens when nature clashes with the industrial military machine!
Broken Nation by Shaunta Grimes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,050. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
From the author of Viral Nation comes the chilling story of Leanne Wood, a seventeen-year-old girl trying to make sense of the new world around her—and more than anything, just trying to survive.
The Cat Wore Electric Goggles by Ian Hutson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,650. Language: British English. Published: July 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This book is not entirely serious, and it's not entirely not serious. There’s only one cat (briefly) mentioned in the whole book, velociducks do not hunt in packs around English village ponds, and the Moon landing actually cost England a lot more than two hundred and fifty quid. Think Ealing comedy written by tweed-cap chaps in white laboratory coats, some of whom were on psychotropic substances.
Undead Genesis: Zombie by Colten Steele
Series: Zombie Threat, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 15,490. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Deep in the rainforests of Brazil a young boy from a remote tribe watches as his father is murdered. His desire for vengeance causes him to make a decision that could eventually unleash an undead epidemic upon the civilized world. Undiscovered species and mystic powers merge to create a new threat mankind could never fully prepare for.
Shattered Legacy by Shane R Daley
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 89,800. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Templar Enterprises has built the Naiad, the world’s most advanced private spacecraft. When a malfunction threatens to destroy the Naiad, company executive Samson Tyler is forced to choose between his personal ambitions or exposing a deception that will change the fledgling space industry forever.
Lady Dorn by Sean Hayden
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,030. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014 by Untold Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
* * * This work is a steampunk NOVELLA, approximately 10,000 words and 35 pages * * * Lady Dorn wasn't always a lady, nor was she always a vampire. A former member of the Imperial Guard she finds herself ennobled after saving the life of the emperor. Everything has its price. A lesson learned only too well by Dorn. Her price had been the life of her love.
Johnny Winger and the Hellas Enigma by Philip Bosshardt
Series: Tales of the Quantum Corps, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 139,630. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Third episode in the Tales of the Quantum Corps. Major John Winger leads his troopers against a Red Hammer cartel with access to the archives of an extraterrestrial race. They've diverted an asteroid intended to modify Mars...diverted it toward Earth. Time is running out fast and Winger must lead his troops, human and nanobot, across the globe and the solar system to stop the Big Smack in time.
Space Weasels by Edward M. Grant
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,170. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 8, 2014 by Banchixi Media. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Military(5.00 from 1 review)
The Flaming Space Weasels wiped out most of Dirk Beretta's fellow space marines at the battle of Din Bin Foo... then served them for lunch with a nice Merlot. But when a gang of pirate Weasels come hunting fresh meat for the kibble factories, his brand of pig-headed determination and excessive violence may offer the chance for redemption... and revenge.
The Eclipse of a Black Sun by Suzanne Cowles
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,440. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A Medical Examiner discovers that the new anti-aging wonder drug is killing people, and the monster responsible could be a scorned woman. Can Dr. Singer solve the mystery before the Black Sun Cult conspires to poison mankind?
The Trials of Nahda ~ Sinclair V-Log PA884/R by Merita King
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 88,110. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Sam Sinclair, Freelance Law Enforcer with the Inter-Galactic Law Enforcement Agency goes to Nahda 3 to capture the thief of a valuable ancient artefact. What starts out as a potentially easy job soon becomes a turning point in Sam's life, and forces him to question his beliefs about not only himself and his life, but the universe itself.
Emma's Legacy by James Jackson
Series: Terran Chronicles Universe · Terran Chronicles Journals, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,080. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This story takes place far in the future, long after the final voyage of the Terran is but a distant memory. It is during this time that Dianne catches her son, Benny, along with his friend Richard, in her study accessing her computer. She sates their curiosity by directing the boys to the ancient archives, and the fragments of Emma’s New Earth Ecology Journal.
An Alien Encounter: Inspired by Actual Events by J E Bamford
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,930. Language: British English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When Jess and Tanner are attacked by strange beings, their only source of help comes from ufologist, Jack McGuire, who tells them they aren't the only ones to have encountered what appears to be aliens. However, even he seems unable to protect the young couple from a group of black-clad government officials intent on silencing the victims at any cost.
Nowhere I Know by James Marie York
Series: Nowhere, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,110. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
What happened? How did we get here? Those are the two main questions that have been asked since we all realized we were no longer in Kansas. Us, our homes, streets, buildings, cars, I guess pretty much everything came with us, too. Which also leaves us the questions - what did we leave behind and how are we going to survive?
Beyond Earthly Knowledge by Dr Dale Phillips
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Beyond Earthly Knowledge: Dr. Dale C. Phillips receives transmissions from a powerful being named Zogon from a hidden dimension. Zogon propagates vital information that everyone must know about humanity’s past, present and future.
The Ancient DNA by John Lamprakis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,110. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Do you love time travel and adventure? History? Ancient Civilizations? If you like fiction, suspense and action, you can get all that in a delicious reading. The Ancient DNA, is a well-written, engrossing fiction with a plot that will keep you engaged.