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The Protectorit
By Kelly Tharp
Series: The Protectorit, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 150,040. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 11 reviews)
Heroin is wreaking havoc in the galaxy. Dr. Kathleen O’Donnell must survive light years from the planet she needs to save. But first she must escape from the most powerful man in the galaxy, the Lord General Tammaru Ki, the Protectorit, the one who kidnapped her off Earth. But how, when he can hear her every thought? War is coming to the galaxy and Dr. O'Donnell may be the key to saving it.
Last Man Through the Gate
By Tim C. Taylor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,260. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011 by Greyhart Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
0.25 star(3.33 from 9 reviews)
A science fiction novella. Codrin has money, even status. A professor, no less. Not bad considering he’s only a Shreb. Until one day he loses it all, and has no choice but to gamble his family’s fate on a one-way ticket across the Gate to a new life on another world. Except something is wrong with the Gate… "excellent and provocative" - Ian Watson
The Nebula Was Empty
By Mary E. Lowd
Price: Free! Words: 850. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Fear the love of a mega-dimensional nebula beast. Originally published in Spaceports and Spidersilk.
First Mars
By Steven Howe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,970. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
First Mars takes the next step – the first human mission to Mars. Because of the advances in virtual reality, humans have learned to control the awesome power released in the gas core nuclear rocket. Unfortunately, some people believe that no one should go to Mars at all.
Honor Bound Honor Born
By Steven Howe
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,800. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Honor Bound Honor Born, follows the tortuous travails of Hawk Stanton as he tries to stay alive on the Moon. A family man with a sense of purpose, Hawk is willing to risk his life to build the first commercial lunar base, the first real step for humanity off of the mother planet. But when his return is thwarted by governmental politics, Hawk must find a way to live for months instead of weeks.
Wrench and Claw
By Steven Howe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,940. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Vesquith is a regular citizen, enlisted into the Army and assigned to work at a remote base on the Moon. After the lunar base is destroyed by a meteor consciously diverted by a rebel religious sect, Vesquith must figure a way to survive the harsh environment, protect his fellow comrades, and defend against invaders.
He Angles, She Refracts
By Rob Vagle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In a world where narcissism is the norm and people interact with their mirrored-selves, Evy wakes up to find her reflection above her bed missing. In her place is an empty bed with rose pedals dotting the sheets. When all mirrored images leave, what's a narcissist to do? A short story. Includes complete bonus short story, "The Forgiving Execution."
The Canker Death
By James Bottino
You set the price! Words: 154,240. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011 by Septimus Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When the reclusive, cynical systems administrator, Petor Fidelistro, discovers that one of his own servers has been cracked late one night, he makes it his personal business to track down the perpetrator. What his search uncovers thrusts him, unaware, into a mad shifting between worlds, time and alien minds.
Lux 1.2 Call to Arms
By Jalex Hansen
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,160. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
0.5 star(4.50 from 4 reviews)
The second book in the Lux series. *** As America falls, the survivors begin to build an army to fight against the corrupt government of Senator Angine, while the Lux experiment with their abilities and try to come to terms with what they are.
Martha`s Home For Wayward Preppers (Prepper Novelettes)
By Ron Foster
Series: Prepper Trilogy, Book 6. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,660. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Prepper Novelettes based on the Prepper Trilogy. This second book in the series finds Dump Truck and Crew at his cousin Martha`s` trying to scratch out a hardscrabble existence in the aftermath of a solar storm. Philburn and Roland finally meet Stewart and Melanie and a set of new characters is also introduced into the midst of this survival saga. These are short little updating features.
Circle Tide
By Rebecca Rowe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,770. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011 by Hades Publications. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A tale of two unlikely companions cast together in a mystery, and a mission to save the planet. Set against a backdrop of Los Angeles in 2051,they must prove their innocence, find a killer, and stop the eco-disaster known as Circle Tide from destroying the planet!
Apex Magazine - Issue 28
By Apex Publications
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,650. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Apex Magazine is a monthly science fiction, fantasy, and horror magazine featuring original, mind-bending short fiction from many of the top pros of the field.
Zytainium
By Robert Willgren
Series: Zytainium, Part 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,220. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
We lived in a peaceful society. All seemed fine. For two village guys, a series of events changed everything. They soon realize that things are not what they seem. They take a new ship and begin searching the galaxy for the truth of what is actually going on. Join them on the adventure of a lifetime. Revised Edition.
Angels and Demons: Perspectives of a Violent Afterlife
By Rex Jameson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,620. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Heaven and hell are vying for human souls in vortices between humanity and the afterlife. When Lucifer and his demons overwhelm Archangel Michael and Gabriel, heaven is faced with the possibility of losing all souls on the planet. Reincarnated in heaven, Michael must fight his way back to Earth to stop the devil before he tricks humanity into harvesting billions of souls into his fiery kingdom.
Stuck
By Lissette E. Manning
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,470. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A world too different from what we once knew . . . all we hold onto now is survival.
Arrow: A Short Story
By Joshua Scribner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
His brothers-in-arms all dead, Arrow continues to fight. But the battlefield has changed drastically, and his new enemies are like nothing from the known world. Something is testing him. Will his training and instincts keep him alive in this strange place, or will he be one of the many casualties in the new world's games of death?
The Hitch: A Short Story
By Joshua Scribner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Kite's father told him he should stick with his friend Dozer to achieve greatness. That's why Kite follows Dozer into a building with flickering lights and up floors that seem increase with madness the higher they go. Will Kite's confident friend keep him safe, or is Dozer leading him to certain disaster?
Stone Age
By Alastair Mayer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,600. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This short story was first published in the June, 2011 issue of Analog Science Fiction magazine. It also appears in slightly different form in the novel, "The Chara Talisman". While archeologist Hannibal Carson explores ruins on a distant planet, seeking evidence of ancient spacefarers, what he finds -- and what or who finds him -- is unexpected.
Assignment to Earth
By A M Jenner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,370. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2011 by The Electric Scroll. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A Routine Mission Never Is... When Captain Skylar gets an assignment to locate a missing scout, he doesn't know his mission will be complicated. His ship damaged, finding Rantek is his only way home. An encounter with Lt. Jenna leads him to a Klodfon base buried in the Nevada desert. Now he has to rescue Rantek and Jenna, escape the base, and warn the Fellowship...and time is running out!
Miracle, Texas
By DeAnna Knippling
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,610. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2011 by Wonderland Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
0.5 star(4.50 from 4 reviews)
The man rode into Amazon Valley the same way they all did, blindfolded, hooded, and with his hands tied behind his back. Men were trouble, and Justine liked them that way. A Weird West tale.