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Boone's Journey by K. L. Stein
Price: Free! Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014 by Kirstin Pulioff. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
In the outliers of the Turinth Galaxy, Talia Boone embarks on a tedious, mindless mission to repair outpost communication buoys. Talia likes her solo expeditions - no micromanagement, no small talk, and no one to share her hidden stash of vodka. But when the mission goes awry and her cruiser malfunctions, isolation can have deadly consequences.
Nude in Space by P.Z. Walker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,130. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Earth, somewhere in the future. The environment has changed. Cities are large, closed structures with permanent air conditioning, and nudist villages have appeared in the warmer areas. When space explorers encounter problems while trying to 'tame' a new planet, they turn to the nudist population of earth for help. What will these nude space travellers encounter once they've left earth?
Short Frictions by Rachel Lynn Brody
You set the price! Words: 33,030. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author(5.00 from 1 review)
Robots, aliens, vampires and evil corporations (wait, we already said vampires, didn’t we) will thrill you in this collection of short stories.
The Perseus Breed by Kevin Egan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,180. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Borley Share has found a pattern: Every thirty years, beautiful women mysteriously vanish from the Earth... it's now another 30 years.
The Joy of Booking by Bud Webster
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,470. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Books, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A guide to buying and selling used SF books Within these pages, you'll learn all of the basics behind bookselling for the part-time, convention bookseller from stock selection and setup to pricing and shipping. With Bud's many years of experience behind the dealer's table, he is in a unique position to guide the newbie bookseller with his insights into the business.
Punchcards from Atlantis by Matthew Plourde
Price: Free! Words: 2,970. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A mission to Bermuda goes terribly wrong and Sgt. McGraw finds himself with only one person left in his team: the stuffy anthropologist unsuited for fieldwork. Can they complete their mission before the greenskins get to them? Based upon the tongue-in-cheek 1950's themed boardgame (Mars vs Earth), this *short story* follows "Duke" McGraw & Dr. Bonnie Hill at the tail-end of their doomed mission.
На петле времени by Дмитрий Барабаш
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 14,680. Language: Russian. Published: August 15, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Книга “На петле времени” Дмитрия Барабаша – поэтическая оценка настоящего с точки зрения вечного. Трудный вымысел мой несущественней уличной пыли. В сладком или, как в Ниле петляют иные миры, о которых боясь и смеясь на земле говорили всякий раз, когда плыли под черной водой корабли. Когда скат поднимал из песка иероглиф сознанья, нарисованный бликом восхода в хрустальной волне – на губах ощущалас
Ying, Yang and Ambivalence by Paul Vayro
Series: The Ambler's Odyssey, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 75,470. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When Brick and Spiritwind drunkenly head out into the universe for a dance and takeaway food, they awake enrolled at Evil University, and after the Vice-Chancellor takes a liking to the pair's philosophy, he sets about making them the new ideological hope for all mischief.
Tides of Possibility by Houston Writers Guild
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,790. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Featuring more than two dozen pieces, "Tides of Possibility" is a proudly independent anthology presenting some of the most distinct rising voices in the genre. A new generation of science fiction is beginning, and the Houston Writers Guild has brought their words to print. The first in a series of anthologies from the Guild, it was produced using funds faithfully pledges by local readers.
Robbery at Franks by Samie Foster
Series: Powers, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 1,820. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When you have super powers, people expect you to change the world and save lives. For Jin, she rather live a somewhat normal life rather than go out and save lives with her shape shifting powers. But when she stumbles into a robbery, she's forced to make a reckless attempt to stop the bad guy and things don't go exactly as planned.
An Adventure at the Hangman’s Noose by Neil Dabb
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,940. Language: American English. Published: August 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A simple stop at the Hangman’s Noose for a drink leads Sherri on an adventure to help a new found race in the gray mists of subspace end a war between the other two groups that live there. She will work with the owner of the Hangman’s Noose and with the help of four other customers defeat an arms dealer and bring peace to the creatures of subspace.
Dinosaurs and Nukes Don't Mix: A Ulysses King Adventure by Mark Beaulieu
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,720. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When a seemingly invincible radioactive t-rex goes on a rampage of destruction in Japan, King suspects Olympian interference and knows he must intervene to stop the chaos. Along for the ride are his companions: his Amazonian bodyguard Pandora, scientist Crystal Lee, and journalist Jake Gannon.
Uma porção radioactiva de mim próprio by Marco39
Price: Free! Words: 810. Language: Portuguese. Published: August 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Durante a minha percepção da caixa duas perguntas nasceram: “Onde estou?”; “O que sou eu?”. Duas boas questões, ambas lógicas, ambas exigindo respostas. Embora, qualquer uma delas apenas faça sentido se admitir que eu exista.
Os cavalos eléctricos de Pingling by Marco39
Price: Free! Words: 1,570. Language: Portuguese. Published: August 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A partir do momento em que uma mentira é dita passa a ser verdade. As palavras não são minhas, são de um careca arrogante. Proferiu-as uma semana depois de regressar de Pingling, antes de começar a contar-me uma história, a sua história, a mesma história que irei agora contar-vos. Existência e causalidade são temas presentes neste conto.
Flight of the Maita Book Twenty Five: Vacations Don't Always Work Out Collector's Edition by CD Moulton
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 66,120. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Z, Thing and Maita decide to take a vacation on Tlorg. They take along Tom's grandson. There is a huge problem that must be stopped. They all take on roles of the demons of Tlorg. The Pluton, Kurk, is taken on as a crewmember.
P.U.R.R. - Protectors United for Residential Requisition by Linda Jordan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,230. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014 by Metamorphosis Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Francis needs to fulfill his mission. For the good of his kind. How can he get the backwards human to trust him? The survival of his kind hangs in the balance. A fun, irreverent story with charming characters.
The Heroes Fall -1- When War Calls by Zy J. Rykoa
Price: Free! Words: 152,620. Language: Australian English. Published: August 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(5.00 from 3 reviews)
World War 3 was so violent that our history was lost and another world war wasn't fought for a thousand years. All of Earth's continents changed shape dramatically and the planet somehow got rings like Saturn. Now in World War 4 the same destructive force is rising again, and it'll be up to us to see if our world can be saved.
Flight of the Maita Book Twenty Four: How Odd! by CD Moulton
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 66,810. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A world where there is evidence of cultural interference. It is traced to a gleaming marble city that shouldn't be where it is or in the time it is. Z becomes a storyteller to solve this one.
The Tangled Lands by Will Shetterly
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,000. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014 by CatYelling. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Kevin Fikkan is a reckless computer game test runner whose history is a series of betrayals. Janny Laias is a game designer determined to create a realistic fantasy world and rule over it as a god. But Janny's world has a treacherous programming bug that can only be solved by running the game without a safety system—through the demon-infested Tangled Lands.
Mermaid Spell by Rita Michaels
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,870. Language: American English. Published: August 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
On a hot summer day, and on a popular beach; while soaking in the beauty of nature, Colin encounters an entity different from his kind. He is cast under a spell by a mermaid and sucked beneath the beach water where he is taken to an unknown world. He is assigned on a mission against his human kind, and given certain rules to follow in exchange for his heart desire.