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Operation Vermont
Price: Free! Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
There's more than one way to skin a cat, or take out a star cruiser in Louis Shalako's science fiction, action-adventure short story of the near future.
Nanotroopers Episode 13: Small is All!
Price: Free! Words: 23,450. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Episode 13, Nanotroopers.1st Nano has a mission to recon a Chinese base on the Moon. Red Hammer may be there and some furious excavating is going on. But what turns up is something the cartel and the nanotroopers never expected, a direct link to an offworld race of bots called the Old Ones. Johnny Winger faces his greatest challenge and will be changed forever by the encounter.
ARMS War for Eden
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,150. Language: American English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Harris and Tawn, former Biomarines with the Domicile Defense Force, have been out of work since the centuries-old war with New Earth came to an end. After falling into the illegal arms trade, they quickly find it to be lucrative. When their weapons sales increase the likelihood of the Great War returning, they are committed to making every effort to prevent it. Their adventure begins here!
Mad Scientist Journal: Autumn 2016
Series: Mad Scientist Journal. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,980. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016 by DefCon One Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The end of the world, holiday letters, and the state of mad science in 2016. These are but some of the strange tales to be found in this book. Mad Scientist Journal: Autumn 2016 collects fourteen tales from the fictional worlds of mad science. For the discerning mad scientist reader, there are also pieces of fiction from Saffron Grey, Diana Rohlman, and Deborah Walker.
Killing Them Softly
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,500. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Science fiction » General
In a strange series of coincidences, young women start dying in Barnstow. Detective Jimmy Delaney doesn't believe in coincidences - and he's doubly suspicious when his irresistible nemesis Diana hires him to solve the murders. But can he stop the killer before they strike again? “Killing Them Softly" is a detective story with sci-fi elements, and the fifth in the Detective Jimmy Delaney series.
The Warlord (A Broken World Book 3)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,480. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016 by Firshan Publishing, Inch. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Armed with a captured Society dropship and the advantage of surprise, Skye and Brennan finally have a chance to make a future for themselves but first they are going to have to fight their way past the Society's single most dangerous asset, and this time even Skye might not be able to guarantee their success.
Lord of the Vortex
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: Australian English. Published: September 23, 2016 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Vortex travel—you don’t ask, and I won’t screw up the explanation; closest thing I can get to it is that I pilot a transdimensional skipping stone through the edge of a vortex from one point in space to another, and it gets you where you want to be. Well, most of the time. Just not this time. This time, we’re crashing, and I don’t know where we are.
Rift Wind
Series: The Wind Drifters. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,000. Language: American English. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Futuristic, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Endless miles and asteroids to dodge. Never stopping for too long. To stop meant death. I know, because it’s happened before. Despite knowing I just wanted to stop and make an end of it, but then everyone would die. I couldn’t allow that so the journey through the stars would have to go on. On until something happened. Something that would change everything. I prayed it would only happen soon.
Drift Wind
Series: The Wind Drifters. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,440. Language: American English. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Western, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
They came in the night breaking and smashing. I heard my ma put up a fight, but then came the shot and I heard her body hit the floor of our old cabin. Now I was crouched under the old foot bridge, the water although still ice cold from winter melt higher up in the mountains couldn’t compare to the chill I felt in my heart. These men meant to kill me stone cold dead.
Hard Wind
Series: The Wind Drifters. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,090. Language: American English. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Western, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Black iron bars everywhere. Nothing to do, but count the cockroaches on the wall. The chink and rattle of my chains sounding loud in the stillness of the cell with every movement that I make. All this to just keep me from the freedom of the wide open plains beyond the bars of my window. I didn’t like rules and I broke them whenever I could. That was why I was here rotting in this Mexican hellhole.
Ice Wind
Series: The Wind Drifters. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,140. Language: American English. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Western, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Stumbling in the sand …………………. almost there ……………… just a few more feet ………….. water ……….. bodies. Bodies rotting in the water! I’ve come so far ………………. I need the water, but all that’s before me is poisoned! A hard way to die. And for what? I should have just let her go. Taran Collins was a long way from home. Now he had no home other than the trouble that always seemed to follow him.
Fire Wind
Series: The Wind Drifters. Price: Free! Words: 28,100. Language: American English. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Western, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
May 16th, 1869 My name is Taran Collins. I take pen to paper to let anyone who follows after me a warning. If you come after me you can expect trouble. I don’t know of what kind per se, but……..well let’s just leave it at that. You’ve been warned. Regards, Taran Collins P.S. I’m not coming back. That much I am sure of. My story isn’t an easy one, but my hope is that my fortune will change.
Sinais
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 13,540. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Das minas marcianas às selvas do Vietname há segredos que podem derrubar a Aliança. Infelizmente, na ambição para descobri-los, Serralves por vezes esquece-se que também tem muito a esconder…
Métodos de evasão
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 6,270. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
O Comandante foi capturado e levado para o coração do império, onde longe da sua tripulação e da sua nave, está à mercê dos seus inimigos. Porém, como em tudo em Serralves, nem tudo é o que parece, e ele tem uma surpresa guardada para quem o interroga.
Twisting Topeka
Price: Free! Words: 58,750. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » USA
We each experience and envision our own version of Topeka. In these stories, 18 writers twist the past and future to explore alternate possibilities for our community. These stories will make you question what you know about the past and frighten you about what the future could hold. What if....? Read this collection from the 2016 Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library Community Novel Project.
Americosis Vol. 3: Resurgent Cineribus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,860. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Detroit is burning. Crazed buck naked freaks with crescent moon scars carved into their face are running wild, biting faces off. The cops are running out of bullets trying to keep things under control. All the while, the Savior and Libby are lost in the desert, stuck in a time loop. The madness just keeps getting crazier.
La profecía maya: ¿Estás preparado para el Apocalipsis?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,460. Language: Spanish. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Cuando el antropólogo Allan Haddon llegó a Madrid para dar una conferencia sobre cultura precolombina, lo último que esperaba era ser testigo del robo del códice maya del museo de América.
Broken Rice: Second Serial Installment
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,910. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Part 2 of a serial, about 6500 words. Caleb is a poor child laborer who used to work in a sweatshop, until he stole materials to sew a doll to be the brother he never had. But the doll sprang to life and flew away, leaving him to be beaten and fired from the terrible job his family sorely needed. Now it's time for Caleb to find work and forget the doll. But will the doll forget him?
Gethyon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,520. Language: American English. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Abandoned. Hunted. Out of control. Gethyon Rees had always felt at odds with the universe, and hoped for an escape among the stars. But discovering he has the ability to cross time and space with just a thought brings more problems than it solves.
Homewardbound
You set the price! Words: 8,280. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
The second installment in the Borders of Civilization series - A story of three personas. Jaina is a young girl about to complete her communities formal evaluation and enter into professional adulthood, Raz is a raider lost in a world of violence and Hamlee is a man just looking to protect his own. Follow these three as two societies collide.