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Jet Black - Deliver the Devil #6 by John Stevenson
Series: The Adventures of Jet Black and his Starship Crew. Price: Free! Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When Jet is asked to work for the militia; transporting one of the Galaxies most dangerous criminals to a penitentiary, it place’s him and the crew up against ruthless people who are determined to set their passenger free at any cost.
Collected Science Fiction and Ghost Stories by Paul Morrison
Series: Collected Series, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,880. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Ghost(5.00 from 1 review)
This Collection of Science Fiction and Ghost Stories brings you worlds and characters of many dimensions. Paul Morrison introduces you to the Palais Theatre Vampire, takes you for an afternoon stroll on an evening when the world as we know it comes to a possible end, or to Just a Street in Brooklyn in a future world that no longer exists....
Kill Ratio by Bryan Cassiday
Series: Chad Halverson, Book 4 · Chad Halverson Zombie Apocalypse, Book 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,300. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » Undead
The end of America is near. A plague with a hundred percent kill ratio is decimating the population. What remains of the government has taken shelter underground. Meanwhile, on the West Coast, CIA black ops agent Chad Halverson battles his way through the zombie-infested country.
House of Bones (Short) by Adriaan Brae
Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013 by BraeVitae. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic(3.00 from 1 review)
Separated by the end of the world, he has finally returned to his long lost love but will she still have him?
Defect by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,820. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Assassin Halina Layla Orlinskaya no longer kills for her country. She's fled to a space station in the NetherRealm. Now a space yacht has arrived, a space yacht filled with corpses, including her husband’s. Only her twelve-year-old son Misha has survived. And he has a message for her… This story marks the first appearance of Misha, the hero of Assassins in Love, which Rusch wrote as Kris DeLake.
Jupiter 37 : Kale by Ian Redman
Series: Jupiter, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,810. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Featuring 6 brilliant new stories from Krishan Coupland, Aliya Whiteley, Douglas Thompson, Chris Bailey, Jack Ford and Simon Petrie. Also a wonderful cover by Sam Mardon.
The Fringe Worlds by T.R. Harris
Price: Free! Words: 54,130. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Adam Cain is an alien with an attitude. Upset with being abducted by aliens and dropped into a universe of strange creatures and exotic worlds, Adam soon finds he's stronger, faster and tougher than all the creatures around him. In this universe he is the Superman! Warning: Some serious butt-kicking ahead. This is Book One of the best-selling nine-book sci-fi series The Human Chronicles Saga.
Fooff Rak Virgin Exploration by Chuanzhu Dadi Dan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 87,540. Language: American English. Published: June 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Fooff Rak Virgin Exploration: a story of risk, honor, duty, and love among beings who could almost be human, in a part of the universe that could almost be ours. The race is dying. The odds are against them. A story of those who choose to make the ultimate sacrifice, to pursue the Grand Adventure, against all odds. It could be viewed as a love story, but is truly heroism in the void beyond hope.
Code 2-18: Intermission One - Black Breeze by Morning Star Alliance
Series: Code 2-18, Book 2. Price: $1.20 USD. Words: 16,370. Language: Italian. Published: June 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Marzo 2010, la Terza Guerra Mondiale divide l’Est dall’Ovest da ormai più di sei anni. Una squadra mista di incursori appartenenti a Marina e Corpo dei Marine americani è chiamata ad affrontare l’ennesima battaglia contro il gigante cinese, questa volta per sabotare una devastante arma chimica di nuova concezione che Pechino intende scatenare contro gli Stati Uniti.
Homo Ambrosius Episode 1: The Spirit of the Museum by Rebeca A Easton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,280. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Veryl has one job, prevent the humans from finding her kind, The Homo Ambrosius. This task has led her to a ruin city where the old Museum of Terra still stands. Somewhere in the massive crumbling structure is an artifact that contains the secrets of her kind. Will Veryl be able to find the artifact, or will she succumb to her past and join the ruins as another relic?
Occurrence: Episode One by W.R. Edmunds
Series: OCCURRENCE, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 23,130. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(5.00 from 1 review)
An ancient alien ship is found, giving us the ability to travel outside of our solar system. Some view this technology as our savior, and others, our destroyer. In this episode, a prototype test crew disappears, forcing a political cover-up as UNSA Adrian Commander Daniels struggles with the loss of his friends while hiding a truth which could end humaniy's hope for galactic colonization.
PANTHEON: Escape by D K Gaston
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,920. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Michael Quaid is not your average teenager—he has spent his entire life in captivity under the scrutiny of the PANTHEON Foundation. Now he has escaped into a world he doesn't know or understand. To survive he must depend on the help of a stranger and use his special abilities to fend off those trying to capture him.
2-4 Cavalry Book 12: The Lost Planet by Eric Johnson
Series: 2-4 Cavalry, Book 12. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,510. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
In this short story (less than 11K words) a research scientist leaves for a nuclear devastated planet for research, a squad from the unit is sent to retrieve her. "Clean and crisp rescue mission. The political talk wasn't bashed over the head and the characters were realistic." -Beta reader
BogDeath by F. J. Mackelroy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 108,790. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Join this small northern community of scientists and their friends as they try to carry on their work in bogs and dunes, forests and streams, while dealing with the mysterious barriers to travel, an uncertain future, spectacular northern lights, and a sudden corpse.
Contact - The Mason Chronicles, Part 1 by Richard Jones
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,730. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Someone has decided that the destruction of the world has gone far enough. Unfortunately, they chose a Paladin, and Mason is not the Paladin sort. Still, he finds himself gathering others to his side. Each new 'Contact' leads him further down the path of correcting the wrongs of the world of After. Sometimes in little ways, sometimes in ways beyond his understanding. Includes preview of Part 2
#12 Shades of Gray: Woe To The One Who Thought They Could Only Hurt by Kristie Lynn Higgins
Series: Shades of Gray Science Fiction Action Adventure Mystery. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,910. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Shades Of Gray Series follows the adventures of Kat, a woman with no memory of her past who is called the Pandora Project by those who hunt her, and Kim, a woman leading the life of a legal assassin called a Life Closer. The world they live in is plagued by clouds that prevent the sun from shining down on the land called Dry Clouds, making all who live in Noir forced to live in endless night...
Beacon - Part III by Jonathan C. Gillespie
Series: Beacon Saga Serial, III. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,760. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The parasite ship and its crew have dodged the Shroud, and done what so many others died attempting: they have left Beacon’s orbit. But jubilation will turn to sudden disaster. A new star will give up its titanic wonders, but not without a high price. And the crew will either forge a bond…or never return home.
A Kepler's Dozen: Thirteen Stories About Distant Worlds That Really Exist by David Lee Summers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,530. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A Kepler's Dozen presents thirteen action-packed, mysterious, and humorous stories all based on real planets discovered by the NASA Kepler mission. Edited by and contributing stories are David Lee Summers, editor of Tales of the Talisman Magazine, and Steve B. Howell, project scientist for the Kepler mission.