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The Invasion by Joseph Sweet
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,050. Language: American English. Published: May 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
An overnight takeover leaves friends Bill, Fran and Jack stranded, and perhaps alone on a hostile alien world they once called home. Will they be able to fight back and save their planet from this new power, or succumb to the alien rule?
Stop The Aliens by Simon Seth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,910. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Ryan Craimor is a surgeon in a state hospital, who lives alone. On the day after he dreams that aliens abduct him, he finds an implanted chip in his right arm. Now, armed with the proof, his only goal is to uncover for mankind the identity of his abductors. Ryan has to solve a puzzle only to find a terrible conspiracy that might cost him his life.
Murphy's Star by C. Gockel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,030. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.00 from 1 review)
On a journey to a distant solar system a group of scientists discover they’ve picked up an unlikely passenger...and discover humans may not be as alone in the universe as they thought. Inspired by the amazing "Love and Sex Among the Invertebrates", by the incomparable Pat Murphy, "Murphy’s Star" is another exploration of love and what it means to "be".
El Jinete Murciélago y el Incendio Forestal by Anthony Barton
Series: Las aventuras del jinete murciélago, Book 12. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,110. Language: Spanish. Published: May 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Juan Mateo y sus amigos pelean un incendio forestal. Las aventuras de Juan Mateo y su fiel murciélago Bulmer están disponibles en un serie de libros electrónicos del Jinete Murciélago.
Hungry Dead: Episode 1 (The Zombie Apocalypse Series) by Steven Hill
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
When the corpses of the recently dead began returning to life, the world slept. The military, the police, the doctors and nurses and countless other people and organizations in place to deal with crises are the first victims, leaving humanity without its first line of defense. Hungry Dead follows the stories of five people whose lives touch as they try to fight back against the risen dead.
Space Marines! by Brian Henley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Pure, unmitigated, unapologetic space action with a wicked sense of humor. Join a wise-cracking Space Marine and his crew of sarcastic malcontents as they brave lethal peril, savor their adolescent snottiness, and gloriously murder strangers. Roar!
2am, Blue Depths by Len Stone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,490. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Bren's on a Pacific atoll as Tammy's rehab support person when he gets a call from DeMason. A rocket launch platform's capsized and they're the closest team. Bren's hardly about to pull Tammy out halfway through her program, but there are people trapped underwater. A Bren Taylor sci-fi adventure.
Hard Changes by Bea Cannon
Series: Boucher's World · Tales from the Change, Book 2 · A Boucher's World Duology, Book 1 · Boucher's World Prequels, Book 4. Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 15,870. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » General
What will Randa do when her vow-mate goes fishing and doesn’t return? She lives in a remote area with her children. With their provider gone,she is the only one left to keep them alive. Will her mate return? What will happen when they meet the beings they believe are demons? Change is very hard,and it takes courage to be able to meet all the challenges. A story of birth, death, and other changes.
The Untamed Gene by John Pearce
You set the price! Words: 16,470. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Somehow, the inter-planetary slave traders had to be stopped. First, humanity had to accept the evolution of alien sapient species; only then could they join forces to eliminate this evil trade. If they got it right, their net could be cast wide enough to catch those at the top. Finding heroes was tough enough, but would they know the right science to clear the heavens of this scourge?
Wedding Anniversary by P.A. Ross
Series: Wrong Place, Wrong Time, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,090. Language: British English. Published: May 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Wrong Place, Wrong Time #3 Hiding in time a superhero, Subject Zero, enjoys the delights of the Wild West; the women, the drink and the fighting. After another night of fun, Zero is alerted to the presence of another time traveler who has sought him out across time and space.
Halloween Party by P.A. Ross
Series: Wrong Place, Wrong Time, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 12,170. Language: British English. Published: May 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Wrong Place, Wrong Time #2 Sarah Hargreaves is walking through the emerging dawn streets after another night’s work, when she is bundled into the back of a van by six figures dressed in black. They have one question: ‘What really happened at the Halloween Party three weeks ago?’
Private Keys by Raymund Eich
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013 by CV-2 Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
"Now that I am dead, I can tell you everything about my husband’s assassination." Everyone remembers President Fletcher's assassination. Most remember his murderer, one of millions of underemployed young men in a world run by the unaging, took First Lady Miranda Fletcher's college course on violent regime change. None know the truth she took to her grave. Until now.
Age of Majority by Jason A. Myers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Artis is a teenager whose inquisitive nature often gets him into trouble with the Adults. When he is caught looking out of forbidden windows in his school, he starts a chain of events that ultimately lead him to the answers he's always sought. Why are all the children trapped in this school? Who put them in there? And how can they escape?
Barrier: The Purpose of Pain by Pamela Caves
Series: Barrier, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,240. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Sixteen year-old Lenya McKay is told that both her parents were killed. She refuses to accept it, and goes off in search for them with the help of new Squad 13 weapon's officer, Corporal Zhoven Spiridon. Instead, they find something they could never have suspected; enemy infiltration.
A Man Walks Through by Jill Pastone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,200. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Gerstner's crossing the wastelands, starving and parched, his horse about to collapse. When he sees the forest of giant, artificial mushrooms, he thinks he might make it. Then the locals arrive. A post-apocalyptic story by Jill Pastone, author of "Uphill".
The Stalker by Jeremy Reimer
Price: Free! Words: 7,930. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
The Stalker is a short science fiction story that centers around John "Heart" Wolanski, a professional Starcraft player living abroad in South Korea. John encounters a strange glitch in the game that comes at the worst possible time in his professional gaming career. He must struggle against the glitch and his own personal demons, which are threatening to destroy him.
The Scanning by N. Z. Kraime
Price: Free! Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Scanning takes one life every day. It has been a nightmare for the planet of Samna, virtually forever. And, although Samnyans learned to live with it, some tried to counter it, unsuccessfully. When Teftkra finally manages to detect the source of the Scanning's signal, it does not take her long to go exploring and, ultimately, facing the unexpected truth.
The Killing Machine by Michael Tinker Pearce
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,800. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A young soldier must work with an alien. Not an extraterrestrial, but one of our own making; an Autonomous Combat Vehicle with such sophisticated AI and Expert Systems that it blurs the line between machine intelligence and sentience.
Green Fingers and Broken Mirrors by The Numbered Entity Project
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,060. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Yuan, the orphan flower girl, and Duma, the one-winged angel, struggle to come of age in a land built upon the devastation of the Machinist-Sorcerer wars. But when invited to perform her own brand of magic for the Queen of nearby Mirror City, Yuan jumps at the chance to leave behind the small mindedness of her village. However, a deadly secret lurks behind the façade of Mirror's City's beauty.