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Scum of the Universe
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 147,690. Language: Australian English. Published: October 21, 2018 by Black Cockie Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Growing up Bob Tuesday had few expectations of life. Thrust alone into the vast galactic empire known as the Unison, Bob must learn quickly how to navigate worlds of wonder, danger and a host of other catastrophes, as he attempts to answer the biggest question of all: “Where’s my lighter?” Scum of the Universe is a riotous romp across the science fiction genre.
The Warbirds of Absaroka
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 7,570. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2018 by WDM Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Brenna Standing Bear has been given an impossible task by her dying grandfather: convince Absaroka’s Planetary Council to build a fleet to defend against the Bug-Eyes. The problem? The council believes the Bug-Eyes were defeated sixty-eight years ago. Why should they expend precious resources to defend against a non-existent threat?
C. C. Blake's Sweaty Space Operas, Issue 5
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,450. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2018 by Twice Told Tales II. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Two more stories set in lived in space opera worlds. Series character Rick Cave gets a revolutionary brain surgery procedure, but old enemies return to prevent recovery. Also, a resuscitated detective is the only chance to catch a robber on Matrix, the ultimate casino space station.
The Rovan Binary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,910. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
The Rovan Binary is the 12th book in the PIT series. The PIT team continues to pull at the thread of the Rovan mystery by visiting another suspected colony. Though they find more clues, the next choice they must make threatens to tear the team apart...
Реакция нейтрализации
Price: Free! Words: 2,000. Language: Russian. Published: October 20, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Иногда незнакомцы, упомянутые в знаменитой песне, могут быть опасными. А иногда...
Streetlethal
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 115,190. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2018 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Los Angeles is a teeming metropolis with a rotten core: Deep Maze, where the Thai-VI ghouls—the disease-spreading Spiders—roam. Here the all-powerful Ortegas rule over their empire of drugs, prostitution and black-market human organs “donated” by their helpless victims. All Aubry Knight, the former weightless boxing champion, wants is to be left alone.
La fin du rêve
Series: Horizons parallèles, #08/52. Price: Free! Words: 3,290. Language: French. Published: October 20, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Après dix-sept années passées à faire des rêves sponsorisés toutes les nuits, Nathan et Nina tentent de retrouver leurs souvenirs perdus.
The Flickering Flame
Series: The Galactic Pantheon, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,260. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Grace Pendergast is a disgraced reporter with blood on her hands. She thinks the galaxy would be better off without her. But before she can take drastic measures, she meets Finara, the goddess of fire, who offers Grace the scoop of a lifetime. As sparks ignite between them, Grace finds herself struggling to choose between carrying out her original plans — or accepting an eternity at Finara’s side.
When She Gained Her Soul
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Who’d imagine caring for pets is dangerous? Sierra lives on the planet Raun where she takes care of a family’s pets. As an Earth human on Raun, she wears googles every day to protect her eyes from the local sun. Much is different on Raun, some a lot more dangerous than on Earth. Her charges, the Raun version of cats (similar but also not), can make a lot of trouble for her.
Collision
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,810. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
New from the best-selling author of The Response, From the Void, and RoboSapiens . . . The richest man on Earth is about to change the world he despises. Harold Tensley will journey back in time to reshape history in his own image. There is only one problem, Tensley will soon encounter a second time traveler with an opposing vision and both men's struggle for survival will begin.
Soy Wars: The Soylence Of The Lambs
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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Cuck Wendig's wife's boyfriend has been kidnapped by the Mad Meowers gang! Cuck Wendig will not be a passive victim! The Mad Meowers messed with the wrong soyboy! The latest, thrilling adventure story from superstar author Kitty Glitter!!!
Celebrate End of the World, Almost
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,940. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
There are those that rule, not by power, but by deceit. These are the ones to fear most, because subjects oblivious to rulers are slaves, Unknowing subjects cannot be loyalists, therefore, arise, throw off the yoke of contrived ignorance and celebrate the end of the world, almost.
Napoleon: A Horror Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,370. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A tale of prehistoric terror from the best-selling author of the Flashback Saga and the Ferryman Pentalogy.
Insufficient
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,070. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
US Air Force Airman Amanda Turner is trapped underground. Locked in a massive underground vault. The world outside is toxic, the ground below them solid rock. There is no way out. No escape. There are three thousand, nine hundred, and ninety one men. And nine women. Nine. A novel in three acts, set in Hugh Howey's world of Wool.
Jovian Veil - Sentient
Series: jOvian veiL. Price: Free! Words: 41,060. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Llaus finds himself buried within his subconscious, but he can’t ascertain whether he’s dead or caught in some type of meaningless purgatory. Driven by his will to live, he is fatefully used as a pawn in a sinister plan devised by the Lt. Commander. But chance does not define predestination, as he encounters something dreadful that shifts his perception and alters the course of their fate.
The Distant Kingdoms Volume Ten: The Sounds of a Distant Upheaval
Series: The Distant Kingdoms. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 131,390. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2018 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In Valderhien, Her Royal Majesty Sinar Thellon, waits with ever-waning patience for news about Colin Bourke’s invasion of the Azzil Territories in an effort to retrieve King Entell Thellon and his sons from imprisonment in Terrimorter. During these tense days, the Queen decides to forge ahead with life in the city and decides it is time for her daughter, Paura, to be betrothed.
The Constant Tourist | Part 2
Price: Free! Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Welcome to another reality, where skyscrapers ascend the clouds and humanoid hybrids walk the streets with everyday people. In this mind bending exploration of time, identity and self-worth, we will attempt to decipher what lies at the core of our humanity, all the while being lead along by a mysterious man in a black suit and red tie...
The Time Traveller
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free until Nov. 18!) Words: 12,770. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
Imagine... you walk past a market stall where the seller is selling Time Travel for $50. Would you want to know more? Would you be curious? Would you fall for it? Jenny did and you will never believe the journey she began on that fateful Saturday morning. A time travel classic that will have you thinking - a lot.
Wail of the Tempest
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 120,310. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
While the crippling effects of a solar storm continue to be felt, Alexia Gautreaux hides with her friend Reuben because of her ability to produce bursts of potent energy. But for the first time in her life she must face adversity alone when the wrong people do find her. Her spirit is tested, but worse, she makes the discovery more than her freedom is at stake.
The Rewind Files - The First Seven Chapters
Price: Free! Words: 28,560. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2018 by Axiomatic. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Alternative history
When a smart-mouthed researcher at the Time Travel Bureau discovers historical events altered without authorization, she reluctantly takes on her first field mission: Operate undercover in the Mid-20th Century to find the source of the Chronomaly. When she discovers a high level conspiracy, she must go on the run through the 1970's and stop the conspirators before she is silenced for good.