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Eccentric Orbits
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,850. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Collected science fiction short stories, 1999-2011. An astronaut alone in the void of deep space. An alien starship capable of destroying all creation. A DNA Detective in search of the genetic code of The Beatles. A terrorist explosion trapped inside a bubble of space/time. A new life-form found in the quantum echoes of the void.
Aurealis #50
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,130. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012 by Chimaera Publications. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Aurealis is the Australian magazine of fantasy, science fiction and horror. Aurealis #50, edited by Michael Pryor, features Patty Jansen’s cracking hard SF ‘Abode’ and a quintessentially piece of Australian SF with Jonathan Robb’s ‘Remembering the Mimi’. On top of this it’s the usual Aurealis interviews, links and reviews. Aurealis #50 is a goldmine.
Nova Warriors: Darkness Falls
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,020. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012 by Grey Cat Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
When aliens invaded the Earth, Colonel Alan Lane expected death and destruction to sweep the planet. He didn't expect them to simply disappear into the ocean. After three weeks, however, all remains quiet except for a few missing boats in pirate-infested waters. Are the pirates up to their old tricks, or is something sinister finally going on?
Altered: The Survivors
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,710. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
After a deadly toxin is released onto the world, a group of people go underground to escape it. Eighteen years later when they come up to the surface, they find that the world as they once knew it, will never be the same again.
Persisting
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,940. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
(5.00 from 1 review)
When the human colony world of Eridani Prime falls to the implacable alien race known as the Hive, tech op Daniel Matsura holds the key to humanity's survival. Alone against impossible odds, Daniel must escape with the single piece of human technology that can defeat the Hive. But will the price of salvation be the soul of the woman he loves? Persisting is a 5800 word science fiction story.
Rapture Ready
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Series: Dancing with Darwin, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,000. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Armageddon by insanity. Insanity. n. mental illness of such a severe nature that a person cannot distinguish fantasy from reality, cannot conduct her/his affairs due to psychosis, or is subject to uncontrollable impulsive behavior. - law.com Insanity, craziness or madness is a spectrum of behaviors characterized by certain abnormal mental or behavioral patterns. - wikipedia
The Brisingamen
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,230. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(3.00 from 1 review)
Darryl Heim hunts space pirates, works alone, and good enough to be selective about his clients. When a mysterious Japanese deep space exploration firm hires him to retrieve the contents of an intercepted sample probe, the job takes him to the edge of the known universe, and into a story as old as the human imagination.
The Company Is Always Watching
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Series: Douglas T. Vale's Short Stories, Book 19. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,380. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
An unemployed man gets an interview with the Company which offers him his first chance at a job in a long time. But he has little idea what kind of work he’ll really have to do, or how involved in his life the Company will become. A science fiction short story.
The Empty Warrior
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 206,330. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Hill O'Keefe, and ex-Marine, used to be an old man. But gravely injured and taken from his home while comatose, he awakens to find himself rejuvenated and in the care of mysterious human outworlders. He soon discovers that he has landed in the midst of a galactic war where he may hold the key to victory or defeat. However, both sides revile him, so there is a tough road ahead for O'Keefe.
Township 7
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,490. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
As aggressive climate change continues to threaten the population of Earth, Humanity is forced to band together in order to survive. They look to the stars for a solution, and find the next chapter in Human evolution.
Jungle Catatan: a short story
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Series: Catati, TY03. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Theoretically, Tammy should be able to handle all the tech issues for a small freighter, but that would require her to pay attention. She's screwed up big time, and meeting her best friend's family for the first time might not make things any better. A short story of about 3,700 words.
Yatorun Transport: a short story
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Series: Catati, TY02. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,110. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Tammy's spent nearly a year working as a base-level tech—read: electrician—on a Catati vessel, and her shipmates still give her special treatment, because she's the only Human. But not all "special treatment" is a bad thing. A short story of about 4,000 words.
Catati Test: a short story
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Series: Catati, TY01. Price: Free! Words: 4,950. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
When Earth's new spacefaring allies let Humans into their school, Tammy leapt at the chance. Maybe one of these days, she'll even pass—preferably before her alien friend gets a girlfriend. A short story of about 3,800 words.
Haunted City (Ghosts in the City Prequel)
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Series: Ghosts in the City. Price: Free! Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Alice Green is a little girl with a big problem. Everyone is ignoring her, and the Pastor is claiming she'd dead. Only Uncle Patrick seems to react to her presence. Maybe... just maybe... Uncle can see her?
Project Sol-Nites
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,060. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In 2178 Altas Morros, is a member of an elite team who hunt down people known as outsiders. This team is also injected with nanites to increase their connections with the Data Link which is used by New World Central to ensure only citizens walk within the walls. The injections are suppose to help process the vast information being brought in by the link but Altas senses something is wrong
Uchronic Tales: The Horn
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,210. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Uchronic Tales: The Horn follows Clark Tyler, an investigator for the Ace Insurance Company, as a simple job spirals toward an Earth-shattering conclusion. This story is set against the backdrop of the 1932 Olympics in Los Angeles.
Seconds: The Shared Soul Chronicles
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,020. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
The scarlet tattoo marked him as one who’d never been born. It marked him as a Second. Can scrap hunters Tide and Jobe work through their marks to discover the secrets of the soul?
All The Pretty Boys From Charm School
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Price: Free! Words: 1,090. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Work hard at your studies and one day you too will make someone a wonderful husband. Unless you decide to smash the system from within of course.
Winter
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 20,320. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Two stories in one volume. Winter - When humans return to Earth after 20,000 years of time dilation, things are no longer as they were, for this is not the earth they expected to find. The Adjoa Gambit - On occupied Earth, mankind inhabits the Antarctic Reservation for Indigenous Peoples. But the occupiers like to gamble, and the new family has lost their shelter.
Spacecarrier
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,350. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
She had to steal a prototype from the most feared division on the spacecarrier, avoid being assassinated by her commanding officer and hope her new found love did not have her executed. That was only the beginning.