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Edge of Mercy by C. C. Marks
Price: Free! Words: 62,030. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012 by Timbercreek Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias(5.00 from 1 review)
Charlie hides her true identity, but her very presence places everyone around her in danger. With no other choice but to remain where she is, she stays with a community that might not be as benevolent as it appears. In this new and dangerous version of the world, she protects her baby sister and herself from the gruesome monsters lurking outside the community as well as the human ones inside.
Star Sails: False Gods by Sylynt Storme
Series: Star Sails, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,090. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias(5.00 from 1 review)
False Gods is #4 in the Star Sails' series. Jack Stone and the rest of the crew have had enough of alien races especially after losing more than half their crew. Captain Stone has ordered a direct and faster than light trip back to Earth. There will be no stopping under any circumstances.
Hyperactive (The Complete Trilogy) by Art Gulley, Jr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 189,560. Language: American English. Published: July 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(5.00 from 1 review)
Hype: An illegal, physical-enhancing narcotic capable of increasing a person’s speed and strength nearly two hundred percent. To combat this menace the Coalition's Ruling Board forms the Shadows, an elite squad of Parahumans charged with stopping the distribution of Hype by the criminally motivated Sovereign Nation.
The Island - Part 4 by Michael Stark
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,700. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » General(4.89 from 9 reviews)
Stranded on Portsmouth Island, William Hill struggled to survive. The news brought stories of storms and riots, of people starving while the government promised food. William figured he had enough to worry about. Then he found the message. Not even a fool could mistake the intent, not when the evil knew his name and watched from shadows. “COME GET YOU WEE LEE UM”
Everything Is So Different Now by S. A. Barton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,060. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This collection contains stories and heroes dealing with big changes. From the end of the world to the beginning of the zombie apocalypse, it's all about the struggle to transcend... or merely to survive.
My Best 2012 Science Fiction and Fantasy Short Stories by Nikki Futures
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,900. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Five SciFi Fantasy Short Stories. Spirit 101: What happens when one “wakes up dead.” How does one transition from life to after-life and back to life? Catori and Her Human: The first hybrid humans and mini-panthers of Earth. Between Galaxies: The first inter-galactic space captain. It's 2AM on the Moon Greeley: Teens and off-world drugs. Mind Over Matter: Mental masters vs Metal Slave Ship.
When Minds Collide (Phoenician Short #0.1) by Marjorie F. Baldwin
Series: Phoenician Series, Short 0.1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,590. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012 by Phoenician Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.55 from 11 reviews)
Can two men co-exist inside one mind? Andrew Caine and Joshua Scherrer can barely co-exist outside, on the same planet. After they're involved in a fatal car accident, the enigmatic native Phoenicians have sent someone to "help" them blend together, into a new man. Can they accept the new existence together, or will their minds collide as fatally as the car crash that killed them?
The Forgiving Execution by Rob Vagle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,770. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
When Stacey Shields learns the man who murdered her parents twelve years earlier wants the forgiving execution, she must gather up the courage to grant the request. Under this new process, murderer Jim Bird would be transformed into a harmless piece of flesh with an empathic link to her. Forgiving should not be taken lightly.
Charlie's Egg by Margaret E. Castle
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012 by Towhee Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Charlie would get into a lot less trouble if he didn't listen to his Egg. Sure, the Eggs said they wanted to help humanity, but Charlie's just seemed to like making mayhem. With Charlie caught in the middle. But when it offers to take him to the moon, what choice does he have? The alternative would probably kill him. Margaret Castle offers a snarky look at a — supposedly — benign alien invasion.
Time Mgmt for Mercenaries by Dai Alanye
Series: Mercenaries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 66,970. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(3.40 from 5 reviews)
This book sets the stage:- Are you disillusioned with today's world, or is your future bleak? Do you hanker for the simpler times of the past? If that's the case, how do Travel, Adventure and Good Pay sound to you? Merely answer a couple of questions for me — can you handle a bow, a spear, perhaps a sword? Don't miss the opportunity I'm offering — help change history a millennium at a time
Silent By Night Part 1 by A.L. Wyatt
Price: Free! Words: 5,110. Language: American English. Published: July 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Sora Takinago is a robot designed by the poor but renowned scientist in in the town of Irabara, Japan. The town is known for science and its vast population of robots. These robots roam the yards and streets and homes all alike in the town Irabara. Sora is anything but your standard robot. In fact Sora is first genetically engineered robot with human DNA.
Blue Pelagic by Shane Griffin
Price: Free! Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In a world economy finally gone completely green Captain Lander is on the hunt for one last big catch. However what is it he is actually hunting?
Absolute being light pistil by Les Allison
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 117,130. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012 by Swan Raye. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Five thousand prehistoric world channels open, five TDP core fled in disarray, chaos in the universe. The world are her ruthless, she had, alas, I have ups and downs in the mortal world.
The Archmage by Ian Thomas Healy
Series: The Just Cause Universe, Mustang Sally Trilogy 2 · The Just Cause Universe Novels, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,280. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In this sequel to the superhero novel Just Cause, Mustang Sally and the team Just Cause return to face their deadliest foe yet, a magic user who has designs upon ruling the entire world. And even worse, he's powerful enough to do it. Just Cause will have their hands full with The Archmage.
It's Only Temporary (A Tale of the End of the World) by Eric Shapiro
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 24,630. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Word gets out that humanity is doomed: a giant meteorite has been headed toward the Earth for decades, and the government is ill-equipped to stop it. On the final day of human life, Sean must decide who to spend his precious time with. When he opts to hit the road and reunite with a lost love, he encounters a mad society that is rapidly shredding the trappings of civilization.
Star Sails: Short Memory by Sylynt Storme
Series: Star Sails, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,440. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech(5.00 from 1 review)
Short Memory is #3 in the Star Sails' series. After a couple of bad starts making initial contact with alien species, especially the Draken, the SS Falcon with Captain Jack Stone and his crew are heading straight back to home. Space might be the Final Frontier but it certainly isn't turning out to be the Friendly Frontier. But what about these Klethren on planet Kleth?
UnEarthly by Rebecca Bloomer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,450. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Fearless have triumphed. Astrid and Jodi survive unincarcerated and gainfully employed. Most have forgotten that Jodi was once 'Scar' or what that meant. Life on Mars is in danger of becoming routine. Then noobs arrive, a tunnel collapses, Astrid becomes a walking fossil and everyone discovers the real meaning of life on Mars.
Kemamonit Pursued by Paul Edwards
Series: Kemamonit, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 26,830. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary(5.00 from 1 review)
A sequel to the novel Kemamonit. Trapped in the past by an errant spell from her apprentice, Kemamonit battles the barbarian hoards seeking to conquer the Mediterranean.