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The Sound and the Philpott
Price: Free! Words: 14,300. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Memories can be dangerous. They have the power to cast long shadows. They can ensnare the unwary and the desperate. They can trap and hold captive. In that sense, they're a bit like outhouses, which also trap and hold captive. Escape is seldom easy, even with the help of an cybernetic dog and an android call girl.
Fight Smarter
Series: Matriarchies of Muirin, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,020. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Dana Gavin was painfully aware that he was being groomed for a powerful position in his matriarchal clan despite his gender. He hadn't thought he wanted it until he caught his sisters Gwen and Anwyn bloody from a fight with Anwyn's rival Siobhan. The fight threatened their clan but if Gavin could ride the tides of the confrontation correctly he thought he could save them all from the Delbhana.
Moon Relics
Price: Free! Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Alien artefacts were discovered on the Moon during a survey. The purpose of them was surprising, at the very least.
Energie della Galassia
Price: $2.32 USD. Words: 59,460. Language: Italian. Published: January 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
DataCom, la multinazionale guidata dalle intelligenze artificiali, vuole sterminare gli umani. Aurelia trova il partner perfetto in un robot. L'esploratore spaziale Arcot offre la vita per l'impossibile conquista del cuore di Vril, la regina vampiro. Una mutante può assumere qualsiasi forma accenda i desideri erotici del poliziotto che la insegue.
Space Danger! First Sweep (Short Story)
Price: Free! Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Set before the events of 'Space Danger! The Deadly Planet of Death!' a viable planet for colonization needs a first sweep to see if there is anything there that might be rather violently annoyed by the intrusion.
Cherries
Series: Douglas T. Vale's Short Stories, Book 32. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,240. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
A weary nameless man enslaved since birth by sentient machines and confined to work in a cherry-sorting plant is freed by rebels. He must adapt to the strange and unknown human world the rebels introduce him to. An SF horror novella.
Calculations for Science Fiction Writers/Circular Orbits
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Astrophysics
Circular orbits are the simplest kind, and some quick and easy calculations will make your science fiction stories involving planets and satellites a lot more credible. Circular motion, in general, can be described without calculus and vectors. All you need is a calculator. (Exponents don't come out right in the online version.)
A Death in After World: Rennet
Price: Free! Words: 4,720. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Fantasy » General
This is the tale is the end. It is the story of the death of a person in After World. A mouse named Rennet has been starving for days. Things do not turn out well for him. This is a telling of his final hours.
Return to Brattleboro
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In the follow up to “A Day During Leaf Season,” Amber, agent of the FBI’s Metahuman Crime Task Force receives a call from a familiar face, Tasha, Mary’s mother, pulling her back into the predatory danger of a small Vermont town. What was supposed to be finished business has resurfaced and Amber has no choice but to confront this child-predator face-to-face.
The Godslayers' Legacy: The Bastard Cadre #2
Series: The Bastard Cadre, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,530. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
The gods cleansed Newterra, killing all but a few survivors. Dune d’Turintar, the daughter of a god’s chosen and member of Avril’s scattered cadre, has taken up the fallen Godslayers’ cause and will take the fight to the man who bound her at birth, Lord Obdurin, to make him answer for his god’s crimes.
A Wide and Hollow Sky
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,730. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Literature » Literary
After a bomb destroyed the cathedral, Alex Greatwood and his wife fled the city to the only place where they would be safe: the Old Country - a vast and autonomous region of marshes and ancient laws, and Alex's childhood home. Here, his wife must come to terms with the strange nature of the land whilst Alex struggles with traumas of the past and the sins of his present. And who is Roman Thorn?
Calculations for Science Fiction Writers/Space Travel with Constant Acceleration – The Nonrelativistic Case
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
This article explains basic calculations related to constant acceleration. It should be of interest to science fiction writers who want to make their stories realistic, and to anyone interested in space travel, real or fictional. The number of scary looking equations is kept to a necessary minimum. I just give you the equations you need, with no calculus or vectors required. (online version bad)
Sci Fi Short Stories
Series: Celesta's Science Fiction Short Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,280. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Sci Fi Short Stories is a collection of eight, inspirational science fiction stories including, "Dragon Poison".
Waiting
Price: Free! Words: 9,080. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Three humanoids living aboard a lunar mining station engage in an explosive investigation of lies, deceit, and treachery that could cost the lives of billions.
The God Mars Book One: CROATOAN
Series: The God Mars, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 129,870. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The survivors of a nuclear disaster on Mars awaken after a half-century in chemical hibernation, and try to unravel the mystery of why no rescue has come for them. Attempts to contact Earth fail, and they begin to encounter the descendants of other survivors...
Grayman Book One: Acts of War
Series: Grayman, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 110,790. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
The enigmatic “Grayman” has been killing terrorists throughout Europe in spectacular fashion. Captured by Coalition forces, he is recruited by a joint military and intelligence project to create the ultimate counter-terror force, only to find himself being carefully groomed into something unthinkable: a popular hero.
Rogan's World
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,000. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In Rogan's World New York Times bestselling science fiction author William C. Dietz takes a satiric look at the future. It's a time when the Calag Corporation saves money by putting one man in charge of an entire agricultural planet. And it could be a rather pleasant existence if it wasn't for the loneliness, some unruly robots, an overbearing boss, a femme fatal, and thousands of dying aliens!
Pieces Of A Crooked Mirror
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 6,100. Language: Russian. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Поэтический сборник от автора романа "Проект Kinesis" Алексея Декань. В сборник "Осколки Кривого Зеркала"вошли как ранние так и поздние произведения автора. Пейзажная, городская, бунтарская, социальная, философская и религиозная лирика.
Transient Tales Volume 2
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 20,820. Language: British English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
The second in the Transient Tales series collects 12 short stories of science fiction, fantasy and horror, totalling 20,000 words and ranging from light to dark and all shades in-between.
Nessa: A Breeders Story
Price: Free! Words: 11,480. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Eighteen-year-old Nessa knows what it’s like to be an endangered species. Grown up in a dying world where nine out of ten babies are born male, she survives by trusting no one. When Marlin, the nineteen-year-old gunslinger, kills her captor, Nessa decides this handsome stranger might be her meal ticket. What she doesn’t realize is love is still possible in their decimated world.