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Just Play the Game
By Amber D. Sistla
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In this short story, government decisions are based on the outcomes of violent tlachtli games. The player Ollin has always performed his civic duties honorably. When he is disgraced and sidelined without pay, he is desperate for money to pay for his father's medicine. A foreigner offers him money and the chance to play again, but will the cost be one Ollin can accept? Part of "Break Bites".
Dead Men Don't Cry: A Short Story
By Nancy Fulda
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,010. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Joseph Rannen is dead, and no one besides Morgan Kimball seems to believe he wasn't a traitor. With greedy Earth warships hovering overhead, Kimball has twelve hours to produce evidence that his friend and mentor was murdered, preferably without jeapordizing the colony's safety. This whodunit mystery set on a distant colony planet was a Finalist for the Writers of the Future Award.
Lux 1.1 Seeds
By Jalex Hansen
Price: Free! Words: 36,980. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
0.75 star(4.71 from 7 reviews)
In a crumbling America where teenagers are hunted and contained, a small group of rebels rises up to fight a desperate battle against a power greater than themselves. *** Lux 1.2 Call to Arms, is now available on Smashwords
Not Kid's Games - The Adventures Of Janr Ssor
By Janr Ssor
Series: The Adventures Of Janr Ssor, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Can a hallucinogenic experience stop a war that has already been fought? What if hallucinations are real? ... Janr and Q have created the worlds most popular War Game and now they are involved in a real war. Fighting for survival with modern weapons has already failed but they just might be able to do something unimaginable with mushrooms and a little help from technology. Take the Trip!
Kill'em Dead: A Short Story
By Ben Godby
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,250. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Vampires, werewolves, and mummies are no match for Billy Wayne and Suzy Jane's time-travellin', light-speedin', monster-killin' pickup truck. But when there ain't no more monsters to roast, Billy and Suzy have to face going back to the real world - and the chance that they might never be together again. A short story by Ben Godby.
Death Speaks (The Death Series, #2)
By Tamara Rose Blodgett
Price: Free! Words: 89,170. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Books 1-6 available now! * Caleb has the rare, Affinity for the Dead. He must learn to harness his power, protect his girlfriend and stay out of the hands of both the government and a serial killer that's on the rampage...
The Mutagenic Cycle and Other Stories
By James White
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,960. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
Kick off your shoes and kick back with this six-pack of sci-fi cool, chock full of thugs, drugs, femme fatales, and cosmic secrets.
They Shall Inherit The Earth
By A. F. McKeating
Price: Free! Words: 6,540. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Ethan is the first human child created on Earth in 500 years. Is he the answer to the current labor shortage or will his creation change life for the synthetics forever?
Conversations avec l'au-delà
By Vera Ouchakov
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,100. Language: French. Published: August 22, 2011 by Le signe bleu. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Que se passerait-il si vous rencontriez le personnage de roman de vos rêves; si vous pouviez dialoguer avec l'auteur, disparu depuis des siècles, qui a transformé votre vie; si vous pouviez savoir ce qu'aurait été votre vie si vous aviez fait d'autres choix ? Notre réalité recèle de multiples niveaux. Nos idées y prennent vie et peuplent notre existence, tout comme les âmes des disparus.
Time Again
By Graham Murray
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,920. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011 by Living Books USA. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
What would you do if a portable time machine arrived on your doorstep? Would you use it? Well, would you? Really? What if something went wrong? Stan Maldonado decides to test his new delivery with horrifying, inconceivable consequences.
Facsimile Me
By D.R. Usual
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011 by Inventive Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When an experiment in teleportation ends in catastrophe, a scientist's wife is left to deal with the aftermath.
Stewart`s Bug Out
By Ron Foster
Series: Prepper Trilogy, Book 5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,610. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
I was contacted by a number of readers that wanted to inquire about what had happened to their favorite characters that appeared in the Prepper Trilogies. I under took the task of answering this as a thank you to my dedicated readers by beginning a series of Novelette so that the characters could give voice to their own experiences from their differing personal perspectives. These are short story
Flowerfly
By Chris Turner
Price: Free! Words: 4,900. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
A Flowerling of Sapo escapes the gravity of her home world only to experience marvels and fears beyond her imagination. Can she dodge the fire-ice crystals of the corm-People? ...Can she escape the inflexible marriage customs of the Pipo’s Insect Folk? Can she save the Ittlings from the pod menaces of the tar sands? Will she ever return to her home world? A meld of SF and fantasy, 4700 words.
The Test
By Linda Jordan
Series: Elements: 5 Stories for Young Adults, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011 by Metamorphosis Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Can you pass a test by failing? In a world where coming of age includes a test of survival, Tali realizes everything she's learned is wrong. Can she change enough to survive?
Majesty's Offspring (Books 1 & 2)
By AJ Vega
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 180,550. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
More than a century ago, war hero Julius Verndock helped end a galactic war with Majesty—the first living machine. Today in 2213, he and his partner Laina command a pirate ship, and despite their desire to retire from the pirate life, are drawn into another galactic conflict where they must once again save humanity, but this time with help from Chorus—Majesty's secret offspring...
Afterlife
By Nicholas Favaza
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 34,000. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011 by A Rare Breed of Horror. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Deemed The Greatest Scientific Discovery: The Immortal soul is found on the internal DNA structure of human beings. Science ventures into the final mysteries of its very own existence in the apocalyptic thriller, Afterlife...
The Last Human
By Eero Tarik
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,520. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
A sci fi short story. The number of earthquakes had been increasing dramatically, they didn't know why. When they found the answer, it was impossible, yet true and human society had nowhere left to turn. All of humankind's history, the knowledge of its existence, was left with one man, he was the Last Human.
The Slimy and the Sentient
By Jon Stonger
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,870. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The universe is a very serious place. Now, it has a leader with the captainlyness to confront the issues (and slimy aliens) that face it. Meet Captain Dave and the crew of the Delineator in their first book as they battle sliminess and pursue their exciting mission. Which has something to do with space.
The Genesis Project
By Gardner Brooks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,900. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2011 by Criterion House. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Ever wonder about what there was before the Big Bang? Ever wonder about how the universe could be created out of nothing? Ever wonder about who God really is? Who Jesus was? Although written in novel format, this book presents a set of rational answers to these and many other questions about the nature of the universe and its inhabitants, how it came to be, and where it might go from here.
Sounds of the Night Vol. 9
By Sam's Dot Publishing
Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 31,590. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Sounds of the Night is a magazine devoted to science fiction and fantasy lightly seasoned with a bit of intimacy, even exploring the often-difficult relationships between humans and aliens. SOTN #9 features "Divine Night" by Matthew Jordan Schmidt, about a human and a deity, and "Dirty Elf" by Edward Cox, which speaks for itself, plus much more!