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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: 193,020. 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
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.
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.
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.
Jet Black and the Holiday from Hell #14 by John Stevenson
Series: The Adventures of Jet Black and his Starship Crew. Price: Free! Words: 8,450. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Rosie desperately needs a holiday: somewhere quiet where she can relax; but relaxing isn’t possible when the Christmas card snow scene turns into a blizzard, and there’s something outside the cabin intent on tearing its way in. This time Jet really does put life and limb on the line to save the crew and the people of a small town from his own nightmare.
On Dusty Wings by Rish Outfield
Price: $2.22 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Herb foolishly goes up to his father's cabin in the midst of an American epidemic. Now he's in danger from Them, the scrabbling, horrible, flying little monsters, the ones carrying plague in their dusty grey wings. Includes an author's note.
Dawn of Destiny by PD Musso
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 86,470. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
Life, love and destiny balance on a fulcrum between cause and effect. In Dawn of Destiny, the cause is a revolutionary experiment. The effect is free and unlimited energy and an interdimensional rip that allows unbelievable and terrifying creatures to enter into our world. In response Hunters like Stephanie Dawn came.
The Astoundingly True Tale of José Fabuloso by Jolie Jaquinta
Price: Free! Words: 56,180. Language: American English. Published: October 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Take a stripper, a crazy pilot, an ace accountant, an alcohol obsessed engineer, and a mysterious curmudgeon. Place in a small stolen ship and agitate with stalkers, assassins, and lots of espresso. The result is the Astoundingly True Tale of José Fabuloso!
Pirates Reprise by Helen B. Henderson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,810. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Space pirates took his wife and daughter. Now they want his ship and the young girl in his charge. A short story by the author of the fantasy series, the Dragshi Chronicles, Pirates Reprise melds not only the technological but human emotions as well.