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Lightning by Ryan Hartung
Price: Free! Words: 26,530. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General(3.00 from 1 review)
When archaeologist Colt Andrews and his team are called to investigate a find deep in the Peruvian rain forest, they discover an artifact unlike any ever unearthed before. After Colt touches the Lightning Staff containing the raw power of Zeus, he is granted the ability to wield the god-like powers when in possession of the ancient relic. Now, hunted by Peru's military they must find a way home.
Ephemeral Species Book Two - Survival by Patrick Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,900. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » General
They were here to stay. There was nothing anyone could do. Nisha tried her best to ensure the survival of our species. And that could only be done if their species survived. Neither outcome was a sure thing. What she finally realized was that we were doomed to a slow extinction over the coming years. Yet, it was a good thing for her daughter and her friends.
Fiction Vortex - August 2014 by Fiction Vortex
Price: Free! Words: 20,740. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Lift up your chin, dear reader, and enjoy these stories with the full knowledge that while your neighbor might outrun you in the zombie apocalypse, you'll know how to create adequate defense perimeters during an attack from unidentified flying objects.
Power Outage by Douglas H. Plumb
Price: Free! Words: 75,110. Language: American English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
They had planned for an economic collapse and were prepared...so they thought. All electric power is lost, cars, phones, and hydro power. It's as if electricity never existed and they are trapped inside their shelter. They escape and meet friends and enemies along a two hundred mile journey to meet a philosopher king but discover something greater.
Ephemeral Species Book One - The Dawning by Patrick Smith
Price: Free! Words: 88,540. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias(4.00 from 3 reviews)
We've existed in our modern form for a small fraction of 1% of the lifespan of the Earth. What if our species is ephemeral? How could it happen? Who or what would replace us? Could our extinction be a good thing for those who follow us? They came to Earth but didn't care. Later, we became ephemeral, despite Nisha's efforts. Not because of a disaster or because of them, but because we chose it.
Dreams Must Die by J.M.
Price: Free! Words: 67,910. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Jimmy Shade kills dreams. It’s his job. As a member of the elite Dream Police, he defends the Collective against that poisonous nocturnal ooze. But when Shade gets infected with a dream, he finds himself on the run from his former colleagues. He must choose between his love for the Collective--and the dream he cannot live without.
Miriya by Jade Kerrion
Price: Free! Words: 34,130. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Destiny has set Miriya's life on a collision course with Danyael Sabre, the alpha empath who can kill with a touch. Whether he becomes friend or foe, whether he and she live or die, will depend on the choices she makes. On her decisions hang the outcomes of the Second Genetic Revolution.
Imperial Guard by Joseph O'Day
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 84,550. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Near the end of the 23rd century, Timothy Brogan leaves his native planet to become an officer in the Imperial Fusiliers. Little does he know that he will be thrust into the decades-old power struggle between two political factions. As he faces the most critical and difficult challenges of his life, he is thrust into the center of deadly peril but discovers romance and a new purpose for his life.
Assaulted Souls II by William Blackwell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,770. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Survivors of a post-apocalyptic disaster escape radiation poisoning, savage humans, mutant animals and raging zombies, only to discover their problems are just beginning. Quarantined on a military vessel, they are poked, prodded, and injected with a drug designed to create subservient super warriors. Suffering violent side effects, they must fight to find sanity in a world gone mad.
Na vaše zadovoljstvo (i druge priče) by Tomislav Škrljac
You set the price! Words: 33,330. Language: Croatian. Published: August 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Zbirka kratkih, fantastičnih priča, nastalih (i gdjegdje objavljenih) unutar posljednjih desetak godina.
The Beginning by Ryan Schneider
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 161,210. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
The Demon Drivers Trilogy - Volume I Teenager Parker Perkins must learn to lead as he and his friends are recruited as Top Secret test pilots in an experimental government program known as The Go-Boy Project. High technology meets high adventure in this textured coming-of-age tale.
Marduk Returns, The Watchers Series, Volume 2 by Steven Michael Antenucci
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,440. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Nefilim, the original inhabitants of Earth, have returned to claim the planet as their own. They are worried that humans will destroy the environment and will leave no natural resources for the Nefilim when they need them. Two high ranking members of the Supreme Council decide to help Earth and Professor Joshua Summers is recruited in their effort. The story continues...
Frost Fire Worlds August 2014 by Sylvan Bree Baker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,240. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014 by Alban Lake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This quarterly magazine is devoted to science fiction and fantasy for younger readers, ages 8 to 80 or so. The stories focus on characters, on adventures, on folks coping with future developments or, in the case of fantasy, magical circumstances.
Dinosaurs Eat Paris: The World Fair, Paris, 1889 (an alternate history) by Mark Douglas Stafford
Price: Free! Words: 31,710. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy(5.00 from 3 reviews)
It’s a warm night in Paris, the day before opening day. The day before Dante’s papa, Professor Augusto Righi, Italy’s greatest experimental physicist, will unveil his creation to the world: the Finestra Temporale, a window into time. But things don’t go according to plan, not at all. And it’s up to Dante to set things straight, if he can, before it’s too late, before dinosaurs eat Paris.
The Ones Before by Stephen Brandon
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,560. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Archaeologist have found anomalies in their exploration of Earths historical record. Mostly they are ignored. Call the Captain quick, I've spotted several old type ships. We can't hide from them if they get close. Get the chief engineer up here also. I'll take evasive actions and loop around to the asteroid belt and hide us there.
Nude in Space by P.Z. Walker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,130. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Earth, somewhere in the future. The environment has changed. Cities are large, closed structures with permanent air conditioning, and nudist villages have appeared in the warmer areas. When space explorers encounter problems while trying to 'tame' a new planet, they turn to the nudist population of earth for help. What will these nude space travellers encounter once they've left earth?
Short Frictions by Rachel Lynn Brody
You set the price! Words: 33,030. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author(5.00 from 1 review)
Robots, aliens, vampires and evil corporations (wait, we already said vampires, didn’t we) will thrill you in this collection of short stories.