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Le Grand-Hozirus — Projet Bradbury, #05
Series: Projet Bradbury, Book 5. Price: $1.30 USD. Words: 7,010. Language: French. Published: September 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Comment garder les pieds sur terre quand on est à la tête de l'église la plus puissante du monde, que des hordes de fidèles se pressent pour se prosterner à vos pieds et que vous vivez dans un palais digne des Mille et Une Nuits ? En résumé... c'est difficile. Pourtant, le Grand-Hozirus a pris une décision courageuse qui, à terme, devrait modifier le cours de l'Histoire...
Gauntlet
Price: Free! Words: 37,030. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Some Heroes aren't born, they're made by the simple decision to pick up the gauntlet. Marshall Lawson was raised believing in heroes but when he never found any he decided he would just have to do. But with nobody else believing in heroes anymore does he have what it takes to challenge those who break the law? Or will he become just another punchline?
The First Creatured Mission
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2013 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Although monkeys and dogs were the first creatures to go into space, at one point seemed inevitable that the first deep space pilots would be humans. Of course things didn't work out that way, and this is the story as it unfolded.
Float City (Una Novelette Sci-Fi #8)
Series: STORIE SCI-FI, # 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,850. Language: Italian. Published: September 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Un tenente di polizia agorafobico incaricato di rafforzare la sicurezza per la ressa natalizia di Nuova Parigi, un satellite che orbita attorno alla Terra, investiga su una serie di incidenti sempre più pericolosi che minacciano di farlo precipitare insieme a ottantamila ignari vacanzieri. E' una novelette di circa 16.000 parole.
Dracula: Half-Life
You set the price! Words: 11,680. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2013 by Metahuman Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Action
(4.00 from 1 review)
A short story featuring a young woman that suddenly finds herself transformed in to a vampire-like monster from an experiment gone horribly wrong. Now trapped as something not quite human, she must learn the secrets of her transformation, while also hunting down a murderer that stalks her high school. A killer, that may hold the secrets of Dracula's transformation!
The House of Hasson
Price: Free! Words: 8,830. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A young boy returns to his primitive homeworld to save it from domination by an advanced race. But before the House of Hasson will listen to him, he must clear his name of murder--or be executed.
The End of the Line
Series: Epic Fail, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 21,300. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Escaping from one prison only to find themselves inside another, where machines run wild, the sun doesn't know how to set, and time itself is running out, the chosen ones find themselves without a clue. All they have is an old battered book that re-writes itself daily and advises them to "follow the path", but what they find at the end of the line is both more and less than they ever expected.
Ian's Gang - Something Evil
Series: Ian's Gang. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,900. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Innocent young lives are lost in a tragic accident in the small village of Stoney Mead. One of the victims is the sister of new Ian's Gang member Charlotte Smith - but upon returning home for her sister's funeral, she discovers the deaths may have been no accident and the entire town is in a grip of fear held by a group of sinister monks with unnatural powers...
Secret of the Crystal
Series: Secret of the Crystal, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 86,230. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
"The House of Sö’ has been at war with the Zelinites for nearly a thousand years, and there have been many battles fought, many victories, and costly losses on both sides. The Zelinite struggle for power and control over the home planet of Ackturra is one that cannot be lost for Ackturra has one great treasure that is within the Mountains: the power crystals.
Ian's Gang - Grip of the Spider
Series: Ian's Gang. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,170. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Alien giant spider parasites attack the Earth, intent on devouring the entire population. This epic, apocalyptic horror tale is the 11th story in the Ian's Gang library.
The Wall (The Island Series #1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,440. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Walt lives in Hope Harbor, an island community putting its trust in salvation from across the sea. The people wait patiently, build their ships to sail out and welcome the Goddess, and piously visit the temple. But Walt has questions that no one can answer, and when his best friend Yorrick is killed in an accident, he digs deeper to find out the truth about the town's true origins.
Float City (A Sci-Fi Novelette #8)
Series: SCI-FI STORIES, # 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,000. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
An agoraphobic police lieutenant tasked with thickening security for the Christmas rush on New Paris, a satellite orbiting Earth, investigates on a series of ever more dangerous incidents which threaten to bring it down along with eighty thousand unaware vacationers. It's a Sci-Fi novelette of about 16,000 words. Enjoy!
Strogs
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Seb and Liz thought surviving the mutagenic plague wasn't so bad until the scientist Malcolm tried to make improvements. Now their colony is infested with slime mould and all they have left to eat are cane toads. So when Malcolm's apprentice says she can really fix things, the colony is divided.
Shen Ji and the Celestial
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
XX-XY Holdings is New Shanghai's largest producer of vat grown human flesh, strictly for off-world sale to the alien races known as the celestials. Shen Ji has her own reasons for joining XX-XY but makes a shocking discovery during a routine meeting. One of the celestials is human . . .
Read This Story at Your Own Risk
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,550. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Time
Do you truly believe that you are reading this by accident? Think carefully about what led you to this page. Think about the little decisions you made. Maybe they weren't your decisions at all. This story will let you know how we developed the means to bring you here. But that's only the beginning of the story. Since you may learn things you'd rather not know, read this story at your own risk.
Guardian
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,010. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
GUARDIAN. There existed nothing like it in the known World. It climbed boldly into the sky, a symbol of the power and imagination of those who had created it... Varian Hamer stood face to face with a robot. It was not only fantastic - it was impossible. In the known World there were no such things as robots. They had been destroyed, along with everything else, thousands of years before.
Steampunk Roo
Series: Stories for Demented Children, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(5.00 from 1 review)
It is a little known fact that Steampunk animals roam the wild Outback of Australia. Outside of Steampunk City are vast stretches of arid lands. Horrible news has come that someone is destroying water stops that keep the Steampunk animals running. It’s up to Steampunk Roo to bring a stop to the terrible destruction!
Past Un-Earthed
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,400. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.00 from 1 review)
Over seven billion people live on Earth. None of them know that their lives and their planet are being held hostage. Eighteen year old Josh is about to find out that the girl he loves is also the girl who's hand in marriage can be exchanged for Earth's survival. Faced with his troubling past, Josh must let love triumph fear if he's to end up with her--if he's to end up alive.
Nighthawks at the Mission (The Long Preview)
Price: Free! Words: 42,280. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Alone and drug addicted, young Sarah travels off-world and falls in with magic using criminals who work at night to avoid ruthless aliens and make off with the hi-tech rewards found from a lost civilization.
Oil to Ashes 1, "Picnic" (Linc Freemore Apocalyptic Thriller Series)
Series: Oil To Ashes. Price: Free! Words: 12,080. Language: American English. Published: September 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
"As usual his morning commute took him past that simple wooden cross, planted above the pit with the charred sides. And as usual Linc's stomach turned at the thought of it happening to the next child." The war on terror has escalated to a nihilistic brawl for oil. Brutal and incessant gang violence now rules the headlines. Linc Freemore discovers how far he's willing to blur the lines.