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The Lighthouse: a short story
Price: Free! Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(3.83 from 6 reviews)
A young girl trapped in a flooding Lighthouse begins to wonder why her parents left... A short story originally published in the collection: It's Dark Inside.
Mining Games
Price: Free! Words: 17,320. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(4.88 from 8 reviews)
Space mining is big business and corporations compete fiercely to exploit our solar system’s rich minerals. Spacial Alloy, a dominant firm on world markets, ruthlessly leads the pack on all fronts: exploration, exploitation, and production. Unfortunately, in space, incriminating evidence can drift around for a long, long time.
Trial by Ordeal
Series: Colonies of Earth, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80,070. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The family of Tyler Burrows is kidnapped and he has to travel to the other side of the galaxy to find them and where danger is ever present. He also finds an old enemy who is reaching out from beyond the grave to try to get the revenge that some think is his right.
Adios Amigo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,060. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Sometimes a wish is granted. A Mexican orphan boy hitches a ride to another star system with his new friend. Come live the adventures of Jose and his alien friends. In our first adventure, confrontation with a jealous student; a tourist ship ends in kidnapping; and an opportunity to become a space pilot result in their escape from space pirates.
Saturday Story Prompts Collection : 2012
Series: Saturday Story Prompts - Yearly, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,970. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Saturday Story Prompts are snippits of story that range from single sentences to longer conversations and are set in fantasy, science fiction, and generic genres. They're great for getting a Muse unstuck and sending the Plot Bunnies hopping! This eBook contains all the SSPs posted to my blog during 2012 (260). One new prompt was created to replace those that were set in my own universes.
Causality
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A dream of desolation and death. A nightmare vision of a looming end, surrounded by hidden enemies and desperate strangers. His love taken. His hope lost. His life forfeit because of his failures, his inadequacies. How can this end be a beginning? And how can a dream seem so real?
The Call of the Elements: A Kiss of Fire
Price: Free! Words: 13,080. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
I shall begin with that which is passionate and beautiful, as an old man is wont to do. Fire, who consumes and destroys even as she gives light and warmth, loveliest of the Elements. Once, she locked herself away, hidden in a land of snow and ice, fearing the power that burned within her. More's the folly: we brought her back.
System Purge: Book 1 of Digital Evolution
Series: Digital Evolution, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 92,360. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
A 14-year-old prodigy with a mysterious past. A genetically-engineered soldier with a deadly present. A sentient machine fighting for his future. They come from different worlds, but they'll have to trust each other if they want to survive.
The First Child's Plan
Series: The Adventures Of Janr Ssor, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,990. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
It was 112 degrees at Cape Canaveral in January! We were nearly to Mars when I read the news on the comm screen. Millions were dying from the much greater heat in Africa and other countries in the Southern Hemisphere. Our mission had nothing to do with the global warming but to our surprise that would soon change.
Overman
Price: Free! Words: 5,320. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Psychiatrist Owen Hanks’s new patient, Conrad Davis, is a superhuman ex-police officer - formerly depicted by the press as a veritable superhero. Then something changed, and - without explanation - he began to take lives rather than saving them. Owen feels safe because his patient’s powers are being suppressed. But he’s about to learn that - even now - Davis might not be as harmless as he seems.
Upbeats
Series: Upbeats, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 40,310. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
Five ordinary kids in an ordinary town with an extraordinary secret: we're superheroes, the Upbeats, and this is our story... This is the pilot episode to a brand new series for young (and young at heart) superhero wannabes. Written by a 15-year-old.
Eyes of Wax
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013 by AWP Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Two biotech nightmares in one ebook... In a world where implants make the blind see, the lame walk, and the deaf hear, what becomes of human mind? When public suspicion of the enhanced hits crisis, one man discovers just how much his fellow citizens value their humanity--and how far they'll go to squelch anything that threatens it. Includes bonus story: Self-Sustaining
Control Room
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013 by AWP Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
He sits alone, with no name. A faceless creature with a single purpose, he lives in a small room. He knows only his consoles, his buttons, his screens--the surfaces of a control room for a great machine that he calls "the universe." One room. Infinite possibilities.
Lux Omnibus Volume 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,470. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Omnibus Edition of the best selling series, containing Seeds, Call to Arms, and Alliance. Includes never before seen cast pictures. *** In a crumbling America where the young are hunted and contained, three teenagers discover they carry a genetic marker that gives them unusual abilities, and a small group of rebels rises up to fight a desperate battle against a power greater than themselves.
Actual Darkness
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012 by Thunder Valley Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Even with the world coming to an end, the Strip's still in business and people in Las Vegas still need a ride. With his daddy's cab and his long-time buddy riding shotgun, Jefty's happy to oblige. He's managed to avoid the worst of the end times insanity so far – right up until a naked woman lands on the hood of his cab.
Castes Book 4: Assassin! A Love Story
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,400. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
In the 21st Century, the world is filled with industry and technology, and yet still governed by magic. The elves stand in charge of governments, the humans are the masters of technology, and the dwarves are the laborers. Can some rise above the castes? When assassins invade Evelyn Van Deign's home, she calls upon Owen to find out who's behind the attack.
XIN: The Veiled Genocides
Price: Free! Words: 54,980. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Adventure » Action
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
We are not alone in the galaxy, but soon we will be. The greatest civilizations in the Galaxy are disappearing without a trace. The future history of our Galaxy has been irrevocably changed.
Finn's Golem
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,870. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Equal parts noir detective story and speculative fiction thriller, Finn's Golem is a fast-paced one-two punch from the author of Black Jack Justice and the Tales of the Red Panda adventure series.
Darkwalk
Series: Darkwalk, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 74,560. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Lace is one of NIA-Teliad’s best agents. When they suddenly turn against her, she only escapes with the help of a hauntingly familiar stranger named Rogue. Now she has to stop NIA-Teliad before their new power source costs more human lives. She’ll have to go against her partner, her agency, and the shadow agency behind it all: Darkwalk. Lucky for her, she’s a Darkling.
Judgment Day
Price: Free! Words: 1,860. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Human race is on trial at the Supreme Court of the Galactic Empire for generalized crimes against life. Sentencing could mean instant annihilation of all mammals on Earth. What could one possible argue in the defense of the human race in front of beings of such immense wisdom and vast culture? Read this fifteen hundred word tale with a most surprising ending and find out.