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Where are They? by Raymond V. Martin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,030. Language: American English. Published: October 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The phones ring and the whole world for Joanne turn upside down. The call is from the Pentagon urging her to a meeting of her fellow scientists about the impending near hit of the huge asteroid. She has a secret that will make all the hysteria of the asteroid seem to be very calm. Joanne will reveal to all of those at the meeting her discovery and will introduce it to the group.
Mojito Doomsday by Jonathan L. Howard
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
The tale of a girl and her mecha. Freya works the fields of her parents' farm with the help of Mohi, a semi-intelligent robot. Once, Mohi fought in the war against the mysterious Xenos, but that's all over now. Nothing exciting's ever going to happen on the colony world of Neper again, no matter how much Freya wishes something would. But then she gets her wish, and it changes everything.
I Dream of Zombies by Vickie Johnstone
Series: I Dream of Zombies, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,300. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic(5.00 from 3 reviews)
It starts with a dream and then the nightmare takes over... It all begins on a summer’s day with the media reporting with some hilarity that people are dreaming of the dead coming to life, but those who have dreamt them are convinced they are a warning of things to come. Marla, her sister Ellen and friend Tommy find themselves fighting for their survival as their sense of reality is smashed.
Resurrection by John Stevenson
Series: Resurrection. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,270. Language: Australian English. Published: October 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
For a pilot a forced landing is their worst nightmare. The forced landing of an airliner, on the frigid ice fields of Antarctica, is unimaginable. As winter draws its white cloak over the continent, rescue becomes impossible; hope slips away, and the ice entombs its victims.
Data Drop Two, A Short Story Collection by The Numbered Entity Project
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,970. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The archives of The Numbered Entity Project have opened in this membrane of existence for only the second time. Inside the data stores wait the tales of rogues, outcasts and 'others,' from steampunk cyborgs and fame-hungry barbarians to destitute carriers of an alien infection. Data Drop Two includes six more stories from The Numbered Entity Project and an additional three tales never seen before.
The Cistern Mission - A Short Story by Michael Dadich
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,590. Language: American English. Published: October 16, 2013 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In this fast-paced and exciting short story, a prequel to the multiple award-winning novel "The Silver Sphere," learn a little of the history of the planet Azimuth, and why they would eventually need to call on “the kin” from the distant planet Earth to aid them in their great struggle. At just under 3,600 words, it's the perfect short distraction from your busy day.
The McCall Initiative Episode 1.2: Revelation by Lisa Nowak
Series: The McCall Initiative, Episode 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,710. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013 by Webfoot Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Revelation is episode 2 of the ten-part first season of The McCall Initiative, a story told in serial form. What if the Pacific Northwest seceded from the United States? In 2063, it has. Using his knack for strategy and his sister’s computer skills, Logan crafts a plan to help Piper find her family. This episode is approximately 94 pages or 31,000 words.
Friend Ship by S.E. Batt
Series: The Adelstein, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,260. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Captain Kingsley finds a great deal on a first-class solution. His new vessel comes equipped with hyperdrive, plenty of cup holders, and the latest in human-like AI. Maybe a bit too human, including a few annoying juvenile tendencies. ‘High maintenance’ takes on a whole new meaning aboard the universe’s first emotionally unstable spaceship! A humorous Science Fiction novelette approx. 12,000 words
1 + 2 by Kristie Lynn Higgins
Price: Free! Words: 189,670. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Action
The Shades of Gray series follows the adventures of Kat and Kim. Start by reading the first book of this serial series #1 Shades of Gray: Noir, City Shrouded By Darkness and be introduced to this world of danger and mystery and as an extra bonus enjoy the second book #2 Shades of Gray: From Moscow, With Love. Noir was a mega-city plagued by a sun blocking mass called Dry Clouds that had mysterious
Doubt - Among Us Trilogy Book 1 - a Truth Seekers end of the world religious thriller series by Anne-Rae Vasquez
Series: Among Us Trilogy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 50,870. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Futuristic, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic(4.57 from 7 reviews)
For readers who enjoy "End of Times" books or are fans of the shows "Supernatural", "Fringe" and "Medium". “Doubt” is a fast paced story where Harry Doubt online gamer and creator of the Truth Seekers game takes his game offline to search for who or what is behind the disappearances of his mother and his friends’ loved ones, uncovering supernatural forces living among them.
The Lead Cloak by Erik Hanberg
Series: The Lattice Trilogy, I. Price: Free! Words: 105,100. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Privacy is a thing of the past. Which makes the ability to keep a secret the ultimate power. The Lattice--humanity’s most staggering creation. It allows its users to experience past and present events-or see into the mind of anyone, living or dead. Most people love it. Some want to destroy it.
Third World by Louis Shalako
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,550. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Hank Beveridge and Lieutenant Newton Shapiro are a couple of nice guys whose worlds just happen to collide. Hank's getting up in years and Newton has his first independent field command. On Third World, women of marrying age are scarce as hen's teeth. Hank's still looking though. Newton has a job to do, no matter who gets hurt. The Empire is a long ways away, but the locals are at least peaceable.
Hardin's Dilemma by A.S. Morrison
Series: Hardin's War, Book II. Price: Free! Words: 42,890. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
The sequel to Hardin's War. Hardin's life has changed dramatically, and now he finally knows who is behind the killings of the Humurom hunters. As time passes in Azureland Hardin is certain that things are only getting worse in Humurom. He must decide if he wants to risk his life and the lives of others to save the stubborn Humurom's, or let them go as he enjoys his new life in a new world.
On Galaxy's Edge: Beginnings by Alex T. Kolter
Price: Free! Words: 18,270. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(4.00 from 1 review)
The planet of Me'ryn has been under the control of an old Governatore for decades. The ruler has built a life of extravagant luxury, whilst taking everything from the rest of the population. Resentment is building. A rebel activist, going by the name 'Zal', has had enough. A cataclysmic clash between the people is coming. But what happens when this attracts the notice of a most terrible power?
Shipyard Dreams by M.A. D'Alessandro IV
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 103,410. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
When you look up at the stars do you wonder if there is something better for you out there. Is there more to be found. These are the same thoughts that plague the mind of Eldon. Feeling stuck in his position in life; made a slave to his responsibilities. Eldon longs for adventure and a sence of belonging. He throws caution to the wind; gambling it all on a shuttle ticket to his worlds nearest moon
Union by Darnell "Saki" Dickerson
Price: Free! Words: 6,080. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Union. A controversial procedure that bonds two people into one body. When a couple makes the Union every thought and moment is shared, and the couples' lifespan is doubled. For some it's the ultimate "I do", for others it's unnatural, but for everyone it's irreversible. The stakes are high in this Sci-fi Thriller where “till death do us part” takes on a whole new meaning. A Saki Short Story
Darkness Fades (Darkness Falls Series, Book 3) by Jessica Sorensen
Series: Darkness Falls Series, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,050. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Kayla knows she has to save the world from the vampire virus, but what she didn’t realize was just how complicated it could be. As the secrets to the cure start to unfold, Kayla realizes that not only will her strength be tested, but her willpower as well. Tough choices will have to be made. In the end, she must decide just how much she’s willing to sacrifice to get to a cure.
Junker's Moon: Trouble Doubled by Peter Salisbury
Series: Junker's Moon, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,260. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Book 3: Junker's Moon Scrap, Salvage and Servicing Company is in a state of turmoil and uncertainty, following the grievous wounding of its proprietor, Marshall. He hovers close to death having been stabbed by Vanessa Longtail, the notoriously vengeful wife of space pirate Dirk Knight. Finding she had not succeeded in murdering Marshall, as had been her intention, she returns to finish the job.