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Stolen Minds
Price: Free! Words: 29,540. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Dr. Hannah LeBeaux is a biochemist and entrepreneur. She lives as a citizen of Safe Haven, a technologically advanced and domed mega-city, which is set in the future of the Human race. She falls victim to a vicious terrorist attack but things may not be entirely as they seem... Enter the futuristic mega-city and follow the path that Dr. Hannah LeBeaux walks...
The Floating Man
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 136,740. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
An amazing scientific discovery in 1830 leads to a government cover-up spanning two centuries and two continents, leaving a trail of death and destruction in its wake. Replete with dark psychosexual overtones, the Floating Man is a mystery thriller that takes place in both past and present as fictional and historical characters collide.
Lore of the Underlings: Episode 4 ~ The Letting Pen
Series: Lore of the Underlings. Price: Free! Words: 11,420. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Lore of the Underlings continues. In this episode: The three strangers -- John Cap, Morio, and their mysterious young woman friend -- find themselves locked away in a curious crooked chamber, a place with foreboding in the air and the smell of something evil. What hellish fate awaits them here as "guests" of Fyryx and his Guard? Only time (and space) will tell...
Imperiata and Other Stories
Price: Free! Words: 28,050. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Three short stories. Imperiata: Ishta’eth, demon-slave of Eternal Imperium, kept the empire safe for a thousand years. Now the empire has fallen, and she faces one last, great battle, to restore the throne once again. The Prince of Fey: Prince Ribeag is bored. His world is cruel and violent and bloody, but that is no longer enough for him. He seeks ways to entertain himself.
Overcomplicated (a Tale of Breaking Benjamin)
Series: Clements Academy. Price: Free! Words: 7,210. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
The Clements Academy was established, somewhere around the year 2045, to train the best and brightest orphans the world over into the perfect agents. Weapons training, martial arts training, and small unit tactics are all part of the curriculum for students. 'Scope' has it all at Clements: a girl named Monica and an excellent sniping record. Yet he's still trapped within the Clements walls.
Ten Thousand Deaths
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Crippled from years of interstellar war and threatened with discharge, Ash must steal her personal space fighter before she loses it forever.
The Mendicant
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,950. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Flynn didn’t count on ever actually being able to afford a ship, let alone winning one in a drunken game of poker, and she really didn’t count on the irritating A.I. that seems to exist only to make sarcastic comments at her expense, and she most definitely did not factor in the idea that she might actually require the use of the ship so soon.
Fairy Park & Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,560. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In the White City, the ghosts haunt the quarters and the citizens never sleep. In Fairy Park, the newest attraction of the city promises to delight even the most discerning of tastes. In Stories of the Dead, a group of performers break into a theatre on the forbidden ghost night and pay the price. In Liminal Creatures, the origin of the White City's popular Lunar Calendar is revealed.
The Arbiter Logs: Man of Letters
Series: The Arbiter Chronicles, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,230. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013 by Firebringer Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Since the planet Phaeton was settled hundreds of years ago, only a handful of its telepathic citizens have ventured into outer space. Professor Mors, a legendary intellectual, and his young protégé Cernaq are two of those. Now Cernaq is serving on CNV Arbiter, and is chronicling his adventures for his mentor. His letters provide a glimpse of a very seedy corner of space through very innocent eyes.
Second Chances
Series: The Fall of the Altairan Empire. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,490. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Paltronis may not have started the fight, but she ended it. And her future with the Patrol. Facing criminal charges, she gets one last chance to prove she's not a total screw-up.
The Alien's Reward II, The Alliance
Series: The Alien's Reward, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 143,420. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
After the earth's population is almost completely wiped out, the planet is resettled by alien races who join with earth's human survivors to defend their new home against attackers from all over the galaxy.
Seed
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
In a future devoid of beauty, where people live and labor in squalid equality, a seed of hope is uncovered. A woman with a secret in a time where secrets mean death, brings life to a dying society.
Submerged
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
An isolated, frail old man trapped in his apartment. What possible threat could he pose to the sociopaths next door? Except Brendan has his wife's foolish bravery to live up to ... This oppressive horror is part of a suite of short science fiction, urban fantasy and horror stories by BP Gregory, each its own little maelstrom of human suffering and longing.
Positively Shocking
Series: Tale from the Archives. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013 by ImagineThat! Studios. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Constance Magee is not a street urchin, not a thief, not a lost soul in the street of London. She is a girl surviving Her Majesty’s Empire one day at a time, nursing a sense of right and wrong, And sometimes, that sense doesn’t always see eye-to-eye with the law. Tales from the Archives are short stories set in the world of the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences by Pip Ballantine and Tee Morris.
The Red Comet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,920. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In the year 2439 a comet is hurtling toward Earth on a certain collision course. Heralding the arrival of the comet is the "Capella" - an intense reddish-purple light that surrounds the planet. Famed astronomer Romulus Futurus works around the clock trying to come up with a way to thwart the comet on its path to Earth, can he stop it in time... and at what cost?
Alienated
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,130. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » General
Alienated collects six dark speculative fiction stories: "Roadkill Joe", "Insight", "In His Eyes", "Reverie", "Mo's", and "Doppelgänger Mine".
Witch Trials
Price: Free! Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
The Salem witch trials were a resounding success. More than 300 years later, the United States is wealthy, safe, and pious. Selma accuses three boys of raping her. Short story (1,600 words).
Upside Downside
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,020. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In this futuristic mystery, our hero, FPA Agent Zack Tourney - along with a number of prominent figures - discovers that he has been infected with a deadly, time-released virus. In order to save himself, and those infected, he must track down the parties responsible - before the virus becomes fatal.
Hellquad
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,450. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
In this classic, humorous science fiction romp, a husband and wife who were executed for selling state secrets have their sentences reversed and are now resurrected. They hire a detective agency to find their long lost daughter who disappeared somewhere in a system of four notoriously deadly planets. The Hellquad. The hero and his android butler set out to find her.
After Things Fell Apart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,820. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Aging former rock stars got together at the Nixon Institute to reminisce about the days when they could still think clearly. The Amateur Mafia (no Italians allowed) opened a strip joint in sin city, where you had to disrobe to get in. And the awesome Lady Day raiders started Mankill, Inc...