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Left-Hand World
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,300. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012 by J Z Morrison Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Owen Andrews meets his obsession, Lynne Penney, a woman scarred by her legendary visit to a parallel world. But obsessions can both destroy and heal. Owen is about to find out how.
Transplant Treachery
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 5,930. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012 by MuseItUp Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(3.00 from 1 review)
There’s a long waiting list for life saving transplants. How are so many organs suddenly becoming available, especially for wealthy patients out on Solus? Something isn’t right there and questions begin to arise. After a friend of a friend is killed, Galactic P.I. Majestic Kane is determined to find out why.
Purr Mission
Series: Herc Tom, Champion of the Empire, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,700. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Major Tom’s dander is up. His cub is dying of the Morient Virus, and he knows their sworn enemies are responsible (the Baastards!), but bureaucats order him not to go to their planet to recover the antidote. Well, it’s easier to beg forgiveness than to ask purrmission. Purr Mission is a science fiction short story, and the first story in the “Herc Tom, Champion of the Empire” series.
Dragons of the Stars
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Dragons of the Stars - 2 short stories about the future, where spaceships controlled by superintelligent AI's go renegade, venting their human crews into the vacuum of outer space and become the Dragons of the Stars.
Crunchers, Inc.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,750. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Edith works for Number Crunchers Incorporated. Her job? Determine the monetary worth of each human being. But her corporation has a nemesis—the EISHies. The ridiculously sentimental organization sabotages Crunchers, Inc. Edith must find how the EISHies infiltrated her business—and then figure out what to do about it without succumbing to the EISHies’ subversive message: Everyone Is Someone’s Hero.
RE:Inspiration; Titan II
Series: Titan, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 12,700. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The second chapter in the RE:Inspiration; Titan quadrilogy. After being rescued from certain doom in the dark void of space, Captain Jacobi Myles tells the tale of how he and his crew wound up stranded in space and left to die.
Not Past Redemption
Series: Galactic Confederation, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,710. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Fired from her last starship piloting job, Seriala’s career seems over. In desperation she signs on with Crazy Mags on a mission to recover the logs of a derelict starship. It seems easy until they encounter salvagers looking to recover the same ship. Seriala must use every piloting trick she knows if they are going to get the job done and succeed.
In Search of Schrödinger's Cat
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012 by Bard and Book. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Brian is having a very, very bad universe. While he has certain creature comforts, he isn't doing well with the ladies and he knows--just knows--that alternate Brians in other universes are enjoying loads of fame, riches, and success. But Brian has an idea on how to solve his problem, once and for all: in this universe.
Chronicles of Ash
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,620. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
An introduction to a nine-book series, the fantasy is a steampunk-inspired series of stories of Ashleigh Peters, a young woman from Brooklyn that finds herself sucked into the world of Eleusis. It begins with Ashleigh’s last days on Earth and we meet her family, learn of her life in Brooklyn, and what she leaves behind as she is transported to this new world.
The English Dead
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,170. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The English Dead is a science fiction short story that explores the abiding mystery of whether George Mallory and "Sandy" Irvine could have reached the summit of Mount Everest in 1924, twenty-nine years before the first successful ascent by Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay.
Samaritan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,990. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
In deep space, a science vessel discovers a bone yard of derelict ships. And a survivor. At the edge of known space lies the ultimate terror. SAMARITAN by Bobby Nash
On the Brink of Never
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012 by Alban Lake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
The Mayan beliefs included the notion that the world would end on December 21, 2012. For reasons best known to themselves, hordes of modern folk have converted to this ancient religion. Nice going guys! In a spirit of hopelessness and despair, engendered by the realization that a boatload of gullible fools are taking us with them into oblivion, we suggest that, just in case, read this book fast
Pimm's Body Shop
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,270. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Meet Leland Bicks, recently released from Oregon State Prison after serving twenty years for a double murder. A man with no future. Today, Mr. Bicks finds himself in Pimm's, a curio shop filled with a eclectic mix of magic and the occult where he meets Skip Pimm who offers Bicks a new life free from his past. A tale that asks the question, "Does every man deserve a second chance?"
Never Surrender
Series: Science Fiction. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,420. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Earth is being attacked. Jake goes to the space station to ask the general to give him another chance before his medical report arrives.
The Chronicles of Burntown, Pt. 1
Price: Free! Words: 16,740. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
July, 2021. For the better half of a century, the quiet village of Kentsburg, Mississippi has languished in the rural south, largely unknown to the outside world. When the electricity is knocked out following a series of mysterious flashing lights in the fields, several teens go to investigate. What they encounter are deadly machines that seem intended to keep them prisoners of the town.
Dining on Humans
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
The representative of the Galactic Council arrived with a simple trade deal. One million humans for the live meat trade with the Antarans, in exchange for the most modern fold space ship, along with the life of the leader of the nation agreeing to the deal. Would a government be able to put together a deal in twenty four hours? Would a business consortium succeed?
Linda's Summer Job
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,780. Language: American English. Published: July 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In the eighth story in the "Becoming a Hero" series from author Mark Moore, Linda Lancer works as a receptionist in a small office with some odd coworkers. "Becoming a Hero" is a quiet, low-key series that explores the making of a hero. There are no big battles, no angst, and no teen melodrama. 1,735 words. Suitable for high-schoolers.
Neutron Star
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012 by Books to Go Now. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Jack finally has a job he can hold down. That's the plus side. The minus side is that it involves him entering worm-holes, traversing strange solar systems to find rare resources. Not so bad? Not usually, but this time he has entered a realm few have seen. And it houses the densest object in the cosmos. A Neutron Star. With only a one-eyed robot as company, can Jack resist, or will it send him mad
Dr. Herbert Goode, His Mechanical Girl and the End of the World
Price: Free! Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Predicting the fallout from a new power source, a lone scientist now lives in solitary companionship with his final creation, watching the world pass by through glass and sorrow. Living day to day in their shelter against the outside horrors, they await the end of the world.
Vampire Rebellion
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,480. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
To say that this is a vampire’s story is an understatement; for it is much more than that. It is about life, death, love, separation, power struggles, and everything that lie between light and darkness. But those who enjoy the preternatural quality of a vampire tale would find the quintessential elements intact.