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Tre storie italiane di fantascienza: Settembrini, Nievo, Salgari
Series: La grande letteratura italiana, Book 5. Price: $3.38 USD. Words: 77,870. Language: Italian. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / Italian, Fiction » Science fiction » General
SETTEMBRINI, NIEVO, SALGARI Che cosa hanno in comune tra loro questi tre autori italiani del XIX secolo? Tutti e tre hanno scritto fantascienza: Settembrini come traduttore di Luciano di Samosata, Nievo con un trattato di storia del futuro, Salgari con una curiosa visione del 2000. Si crede generalmente che i racconti fantastici siano monopolio della modernità, ma ciò è errato.
Controlling The Cats
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,750. Language: British English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
What are cats for? Peter understands dogs and their mutually beneficial arrangement with humanity. Can he solve the eternal feline mystery and win the heart of Sarah the cat owning shop keeper, or will the repeated uncomfortable alien abductions thwart his every effort in this science fiction romance.
Morningstar
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,900. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Xenophobic Aliens fight a genocidal war with the last survivors of humanity on the only colony world that remains. Destruction is imminent, unless Keilin and Shael manage to find the sections of a matter transmitter, scattered across a savage world,some already taken by their inimical foes. They have swords against lasers and nukes. It’s a lost cause, a forlorn hope. But it’s all humans have.
Time and Space
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,120. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Time is kidnapped by three boys from the future, then dumped in the future past to die. She finds shelter with a mysterious man whose name is Space, and she must either adapt or find her way home before the boys catch her and dispose of her forever.
Plague Ship
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,280. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When the crew of the tramp freighter and sometime pirate ship Kangaroo accidentally brings the Martian Flu back on board, temporary captain Seattle Kelly orders a raid upon Callisto Colony for medical supplies. Her younger brother Vancouver disagrees with her decision, and must forge a dangerous alliance with the one crewman who might possibly save all their lives...or shoot him in the back.
Chronicle 2016
Series: Chronicle, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,770. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013 by Michael Simms. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
In this third year's worth of entries from a diary stored on a futuristic recording device, world politics will take centre stage. Nobody knows if it is a work of fiction or a true record of how things happened, and will happen. By reading the diary, some things may have already begun to change, and the future is not what it was. But it could be that this is how it would have been.
Alpha 1472
Series: The Alpha Collection, Book 1. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 82,170. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
(5.00 from 1 review)
A planet with its own biosphere travels on its huge elliptical orbit. Once every two thousand, five hundred years it comes into range of another planet that is home to a species similar to them. The space ship Alpha 1472 is sent to recover information left for them with disastrous consequences.
The Man Who Stole History - A Time Travel Alternate History Short
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,900. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Orphaned by the Temporal Corp’s indifference, Cahill turned to a life of crime. Using the secret files of his father—an investigative historian—he convinced a powerful criminal to steal a treasure lost to history. When he got there, things were not as they seemed. He had the chance to right a terrible wrong. Was he willing to risk his own past to commit the grandest larceny in history?
War Fish - A Military Science Fiction Short
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,620. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
People thought war would end once mankind made it into space. Idiots. Once the fighting started, subspace ships took the brunt, sinking ships from hiding. Deadly dangerous work. When the USS Flasher surprised an enemy task force, Ray Honeycutt knew they might die, but they could strike a blow to end the war, if they sank that carrier. If they were smart and lucky. Could they do it and live?
Wick 2: Charm School
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,070. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Deep in the Catskill Forest Preserve is a town that doesn't exist... at least not officially. Warwick is an authentic Russian village not far from New York City. It is also a Charm School, a spy school where Americans are trained and raised from birth to be Russians, sent to spy for America in the former Soviet Union...
Las lunas de Kher
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 101,630. Language: Spanish. Published: June 2, 2013 by Editorial Amarante. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Un corsario de una gran potencia militar ha desertado y se ha refugiado en un remoto y desconocido planeta. Allí medita sobre los acontecimientos que lo han conducido al exilio.
Martin Vane Says Hello
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,400. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Inspirational
We don't always get what we want in life. We work hard, we dream big, and life happens. When a tragic accident takes his wife and daughter, Fitz Cummings goes into hiding--within himself. Life goes on, but Fitz creates a gray existence detached from his daughter, his work, and his world. A chance meeting with a mysterious man turns Fitz's reality inside out with the truth of life: We Are One.
A Life in Snow: A World Shifters Story
Price: Free! Words: 20,710. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Snow blankets the cold streets of Orlando. A man from another place – another world – has been sent to see a young boy there. He will also meet the boy’s mother & though duty-bound to complete his mission he will find himself at a crossroads. This is a story about making a choice. This is a story about the past as it is about the present. This is a story about love, & what people might do for it.
The Deadliest Menace Quadrilogy
Price: Free! Words: 212,880. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013 by CosmicBlueCB. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A quadrilogy with four high quality action-packed novels! In The Alien Artifact 3 a voyager encounters two of the deadliest menaces of all creation. In The Lost Alien Artifact something of alien origins creates the deadliest haunted castle. In The Black Hole Experiments scientists enter a new deadly universe. In The Alien Artifact explorers uncover an alien artifact with a deadly voyager inside.
Meridian Six
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,290. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In a world at war, freedom is a luxury paid for in blood. MERIDIAN SIX is a dark dystopian novella about a woman who escapes the totalitarian vampire regime who enslaved the human race only to be used by human rebels to incite a revolution.
Children of the Gods
Series: The Books of the World Spectrum, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 105,260. Language: American English. Published: June 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Seven years after the return of the Old Gods, Leha and her allies encounter a fallen offshoot of the human race, sparking a war that will threaten to destroy all they fought for. Sequel to Rage of the Old Gods.
The Ballad of Llewellynn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,110. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.00 from 1 review)
Jeff Warren an American college student visiting a friend in England finds himself stranded in the fifth century where all of his 21st century experiences and education can do him no good at all, or can they? Jeff must find a way to survive in a world with no technology, no modern conveniences and where the English language won't be spoken for another 600 years.
Rage of the Old Gods
Series: The Books of the World Spectrum, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 138,240. Language: American English. Published: June 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
The Old Gods, humanity's tyrannical creators, are returning. To save her people, a young woman named Leha must gather the alien powers of the lost worlds of Sy'om and Tyzu and unite the warring nations of humanity. But even Leha’s newfound powers may not be enough to save her people from the Gods’ fury, or from the hatred in their own hearts.
Ripple
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,980. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Time is basking in its glorious existence, jumping for joy, skipping in its exuberance, dancing to a new rhythm. Time, as we know it, has slipped its bounds. Only one woman can set things right. Moe Shelley is not your typical heroine. Middle-aged, opinionated, Moe has faced her share of demons. Now, she must face her past, present, and future to stop the ripple and take back control of her life.
Speed Glacier
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,310. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Speed Glacier is a farce of ecoterrorism and the human urge to belong. It brings together a very unlikely and slightly misnamed weapon with a group of individuals that seem just as unlikely... unless you've been paying attention to popular culture and/or the news. Speed Glacier is a novelette of about 12,000 words.