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Faster Than Light: Babel Among the Stars
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Price: Free! Words: 44,840. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The third in a series of short stories about the I.S.S. Fenghuang, the last faster-than-light starship in the galaxy, and its crew of rebels determined to reunite humanity. This entry delves into the history of Captain Seth Garland and reveals how he came to be the last hope for interstellar travel.
The Planet of the Insectoids, XJ13-3711/5
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,420. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A science fiction short stories in the series sequel to The CFR Collusion
3 + 3
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Price: Free! Words: 5,110. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
3 + 3 is an edgy tale of chance based around Theo, who we find with a gun to his head and a finger on the trigger. As the story progresses, Theo’s extraordinary history unfolds; a history that has been subtly leading up to this life or death moment without him knowing. Luck has a peculiar fate in store for this unlikely hero, and the number six has something to do with it. So just roll the dice...
The Lords of War
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,570. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
A science fiction short story, one of several in sequel to The CFR Collusion, following Mole Rats Of Mars, brings back the old crew on more fantastic adventures.
Zombie President
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Price: Free! Words: 650. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(1.00 from 1 review)
During the final stages of the zombies' success on earth the quality of life for the undead takes a downward turn. This is a brief look at the sad state of that situation as seen from inside the president of the United State's family; President Acloch being somewhat less than eminently involved.
Firebird
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Price: Free! Words: 7,620. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
In space, Zombies still hunger for brains. Will the transport ship Firebird make it back to earth before it is overrun with the alien undead?
Altered Visions
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,330. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
10 stories celebrating speculative fiction. From the Foreword by Lizzy Shannon, Time Twist. "If you’re like me you grew up with the Twilight Zone, Amazing Tales, and the original Dr. Who. Classy, complicated, character-driven plotlines. Leading characters that enthralled and fascinated. Tales told with surprising and unexpected outcomes. I’ve missed them - until now."
Pawn, Book 3 of The Turner Chronicles
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,630. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012 by Brian Rathbone. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In Betrayed, Aaron Turner defied politicians, defeated child slavers, and saved an entire people from exploitation by Isabella, his adopted country. Now, ten years later, he and Isabella have parted ways. Aaron has moved across the ocean to Jutland, intending to run a men’s clothing store in the small city of Galesword. Unfortunately, his lawyer and the One God have other plans.
Divided Loyalties
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012 by 53rd Street Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
As clean up man for The League of Scars former warrior, Lou Tubbs exorcises the leagues demons at the behest of prince. His latest assignment brings him to Solar VII to a meeting. A meeting to kill his oldest friend. Will it be blasters or blades? A tale of loyalty, and blood oaths where honor is everything.
Origins
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,390. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012 by WSIC EBooks Ltd.. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
The Maker wanted to be a god and a god he was….for a time.
The Privateer
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Series: Colonies, Inc, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,710. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(5.00 from 1 review)
He was a lawyer, then a slave, then a space pirate. Horrified by that life, he steals a ship to start over. But his ship is much more than a yacht, he has to change his and his ships' identities, and must: cope with a stowaway, accidently buy an orbital scrap yard, fall in love, fight pirates, and finally help his sanctuary in a war. And just what IS a "privateer", anyway? Great space opera!
The Observer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,250. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
They send the best and brightest to war, then observe them when the soldiers return. Only someone else observes too, someone closer to the soldier, someone quite surprising. Published with bonus story “Elites.” A thoughtful and thought-provoking story. RT Book Reviews
At the Gates of the Worlds' Rim
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Series: Salak’patan, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 136,990. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Time has passed and the world has changed, bringing shadows across the once quiet realm of Monorth's thoughts. For seven years he has lingered in obscurity, but with the passage of time an old urge has begun to stir. Home and Hearth were enough to take him from the path of a Wanderer, but the time has come to again step beyond the Rim and seek the path towards the destiny he still wishes to avoid.
Someone's Child
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,720. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(4.00 from 1 review)
Orphaned as a child by a near-extinction event, Beth is now a feral teenager, scavenging amidst the decaying urban no-man's land sandwiched between the City, with its deadly technologies, and the encroaching wilderness. Beth expects her life to end brutally. What she discovers, at the very edge of survival, is hope.
Radman's Syndrome
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012 by Style Writes Now. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Outrunning the Storm
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 93,680. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Two men will rise: Jonathan Boyles-a quiet, NASA computer programmer; and William Floke – a con man/messiah raised on the plaque rotted surface of Mars. Baseline humans, clones, AIs, and tweaks will compete to claim their place in a social order ruled over by super-corporations. Eventually the children of the programmer and the messiah will meet on Ross 128-4 to do battle and open the gate.
The Soul Mate: Holy Trinity Trilogy
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Series: The Holy Trinity, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 58,230. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
(5.00 from 1 review)
Trinity had an ordinary life. That is, until she barely escaped a worldwide apocalyptic plague that took her loved ones from her and transformed most of humanity into flesh-eating monsters. Gerik, her savior, a six-foot-four-inch Scandinavian Gypsy, takes her back to his magically protected Gypsy camp where she discovers a whole new set of problems.
Betrayals
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,120. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012 by Orion's Arm Universe Project. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Life in the artificial colonies of Beta Sagittarius is comfortable and safe; so why is someone trying to kill the Blessed Dolphin? Why are scout ships searching the massive Oort cloud? And where does Auguste Gienah fit into it all? Wherever the investigation scratches away the surface, there is revealed a tangled web of lies and Betrayals...
Kylie's Lure
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,100. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Traveling south, Marcus finds another survivor of the plague that almost made the human race go extinct. Everything is too good to be true, and Marcus must make the choice between a life of comfort and a life of truth. (13 pages)
The Greenless World
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Marooned on an arid planetoid, when the Earth is destroyed, Patrick meets the alien, Serena, and tries to explain many things that she has never seen, foremost among them the color ‘green’.