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Elusive Destiny
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,650. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Key Note: An historical fantasy/romance that tells of the impossible challenge of living a life withough breaking a commandment between the thirteenth and twentieth centuries.
Future Crime
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 204,200. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Ian MacFergus, a redundant detective in the 24th Century, faced with a series of perfect crimes finds himself drawn into a new life in the future. With the young perpetrators, and a woman and her baby, he comes to understand crime has many meanings in the future, and the Universe may not be what it seems. The team, gathered across time and space, aided by a singular being, has the ultimate agenda.
Travel Opportunities
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(3.00 from 1 review)
A short story about a man who wakes with amnesia in a strange bed, lying next to a beautiful woman. As he tries to piece together missing memories, he can only ask: who is she, and what is he doing with her? As his memories slowly return, he starts to suspect that he has done everything he is doing before...
Plasma Frequency Issue 4
Price: Free! Words: 27,070. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Issue 4: February/March 2013 In this Issue: Fiction By: S.R. Algernon Ronald D. Ferguson Julie Frost Sean Patrick Hazlett Michael Haynes Beth Powers Mark Wolf Mathew Wuertz Art: Cover art by Tais Teng And Interior Art by: Eleanor Bennett Richard H. Fay Book Review: Snake Oil: And Other Tales of the Weird West by Jennifer Campbell-Hicks Danger Close By Robert D. Marion
Tesla's Secret
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A humorous short story about what might happen if Nikola Tesla had accidentally left a secret invention in a basement in small-town Arkansass. What if, two crazy characters found it, used it and through the machine were able to meet Nikola Tesla, Edgar Allen Poe and Elvis Presley?
Тринадцатый кубик
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,990. Language: Russian. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
This book is in Russian. Остросюжетный научно-фантастический роман (серия «Лестница времени»).
Floxham Island ~ Sinclair V-Log AZ267/M
Series: The Sinclair V-Logs, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 57,440. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.00 from 1 review)
Sam Sinclair thought this was just another run of the mill job. When his law enforcement contacts asked him to find Professor Nembier who they believed had murdered nine of his co workers out on a secluded archaeological dig on Agrillia 3, he fully expected to have the job done quickly. Finding the Professor was the easy part and was to become the beginning of a terrible nightmare.
Apex: The Infection (Apex Chronicles)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
That night I changed. Like serpentine tendrils of unholy light, the meteor shower carried a sinister secret and I was infected, my humanity peeled away from my body as I was reshaped into a beast that had to devour others to survive. I had become an apex—an extraterrestrial predator. Cursed with a hunger that would never fade and struggling to maintain my humanity...
My Own Flesh and Blood
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 7,700. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013 by Eye of the Eagle. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Rhea Lockman hates technology. Gadgets and gizmos have not only complicated her life, they've killed her husband and son. Now she has a chance to help a rebel group in their fight against The Establishment, striking directly against the technology taking over her world. Something she is proud to take part in – until she discovers a fact about that technology that shreds her reality.
Promise
Price: Free! Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
The government controls the air, executing anyone who dares fly as "terrorists". But Guntarc has been hammering a plan together in his garage, and secretly knows he can escape his life in the clouds. This short science fiction story can also be enjoyed as part of Cacophony: Collected Short Stories Volume One.
Ubyr, Pas de Fin (No End)
Series: Ubyr, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 47,750. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In the final chapter of the Ubyr series follow Simon Sullivan as witches, tortutain, Protectors and a dragon team up to put a stop to the rebel vampires from capturing the planet Vamporian where they indent on allowing their kind to feed on humans. The rebels are being led by Joseph Wozek and Nasreen Amberlynn who have magic of their own on their side.
The Man's Heart
Price: Free! Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Just as with his father, the man's time was measured carefully for him before he was the man, or even the boy. And thus every step of life dances on, orchestrated to a set number of heartbeats. The Man's Heart is flash (very short) fiction, and was first released in 2004 in G Wells Taylor's amazing ezine The Wildclown Chronicle.
What a View
Price: Free! Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The billboard was leviathan, blotting out the sky. The only thing Meredith had ever loved. And, tapping a rifle thoughtfully against her leg, she was determined to keep her bold advertisement dominating the entire world's view. With violence, if necessary. This short science fiction story can also be enjoyed as part of Cacophony: Collected Short Stories Volume One.
Apex Magazine - Issue 45
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,670. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » 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. New issues are released on the first Tuesday of every month. This issue features Kate Elliott, Kat Howard, Merrie Haskell, Patricia Wrede, and Sarah Monette.
Fantasy Tales - Two Short Stories by Elle A. Rose
Price: Free! Words: 10,540. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Short Stories by Elle A. Rose consist of two short stories that will pique both the sci-fi and paranormal reader. Come along as Verick experiences an alternate tradition of Halloween and share a day with Cyrene in the life of a soul collector.
Joe Tripician: Obras Seleccionadas, Volumen 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,350. Language: Spanish. Published: February 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Historias extrañas e impactantes de la mente retorcida del galardonado director y autor Tripician Joe. Se incluyen los duros cuentos de la depravación, la ciencia ficción extraña e inquietante, guiones apasionantes y sátira social perversa. Traducción realizada por Pablo Martin Agüero de Cuentos Breves.
Woolly
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,890. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
Enchanted by woolly mammoths as an imaginative child, Charlie is devastated upon learning of their extinction. Despite this information, he continues to search for the majestic beast at zoos, museums, and even on his way to school. News that Icelandic scientists are close to resurrecting the species ultimately sends him on a lifelong quest to finally see a woolly mammoth in person.
Heroes Eat Well
Series: The Jake Bonner 'verse, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,260. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Jake Bonner returns! After the events of EXPERT ASSISTANCE, Jake is comfortable at last. He’s also bored, but that comes to a quick end when he stumble across a damaged starship, a woman hiding out from those who attacked the ship, and her mysterious red box. What is she hiding in the box? What does food have to do with her plight?
Child Soldier of Earth (Rex Pain Space Soldier #0)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
10 years old, rifle in hand, his entire squad dead, the young Rex Pain is having a bad day. A sandstorm strong enough to strip the metal from his space soldier suit has come and with it the enemy. Caught in a rough do or die battle for his life, he must make decisions that will take him through betrayal to a place beyond. Rex Pain starts here. An unmissable addition to this long running series.
Space Danger! The Deadly Planet of DEATH!
Series: Space Danger!, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,540. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Join the Space Navy. Life expectancy is debatable but the perks are minimal. The crew of HMSS Monstro have been given a mission, a very BIG mission. If they could only get around to it then the galaxy might be a safer place to live. Safer and, quite importantly, still existing. Now wash your hands please.