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Sacrifice:The Shenkar War by Seth Libby
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 118,370. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Just what,exactly,do humans know of outer space?For generations now, we have studied about planets and solar systems, but have yet to learn "if there is really life beyond the Earth.Join Liam Brennan and the rest of the EDF Sacrifice as they go forth.These men and woman have nothing to lose, but can they hold off the Shenkar's destructive wrath long enough for the Earth to enhance it's defenses?
The Cannon and the Voice of the Generations by Jamie McNabb
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,500. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(Short Story, Science Fiction, Plus a Bonus Story) Blood, death, and redemption. As the enemies of his people close in, one man sets out to build a weapon that no invading army can prevail against. He vows to teach iron to fly.
The Lost Alien Artifact 2 (Part I) by V Bertolaccini
Series: The Lost Alien Artifact 2, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 28,680. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013 by CosmicBlueCB. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
A new high quality mind-boggling action-packed science fiction horror thriller! A new thriller of explorers, paranormal investigators, scientists, military, and archeologists exploring a legendary desolate castle where they have heard accounts of supernatural activity, deaths of large amounts of people, and there being treasure, and they reveal something deadly of unknown origins exists there.
Tales from Omega Station: Omnibus Edition by J.A. Johnson, K.G. McAbee, & J. Kirsch
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 56,960. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Omega Station, the Rock. A barren, airless asteroid on the outermost edge of the galaxy, home of the richest of the rich and the poorest of the poor. The upper levels are safe, comfortable, secure or as secure as anyone can be on Omega Station. The lower levels, now; are home to the detritus of numerous alien species, all living in uneasy juxtaposition, fighting, loving, eating - and being eaten.
We Lost Earth by Bennie Grezlik
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,280. Language: American English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
For centuries, a human colony survives under a brutal regime on a young planet connected to Earth through a star gate – until the gate is blown out of the sky, forcing the colony to face a hostile universe alone. A young woman forges a new life for her people, but her own son will not let the memory of Earth die.
Menagerie by A.K. Meek
Price: Free! Words: 15,100. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Menagerie is the newest pet craze from the Acme Corporation. The robotic animals genetically bind to their owners. Only three easy steps to link: 1) Put a drop of fluid (saliva or blood) in its mouth 2) Wait for 24 hours 3) Tell your dreams and fears to your forever friend. By the way, genetic binding is an imperfect science. 15,000 words, give or take a character or two.
A Chat with Death by William Stargent
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
*Short story* In the final stages of cancer, 31 year old Julie decides to visit the beach for the last time; little does she know that someone would be there waiting for her---waiting to escort her to the other side.
Sentinel by Tom Glover
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,780. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
After years of coping with the haunting memory of his last mission in space and encounter with the enigmatic alien named ‘Sentinel’, Dr. Frank Carver reluctantly agrees to join another adventure with his former boss Ben Davis. Accompanied by his wife Peggy, Carver learns that this time the stakes are much higher as events on an alien world spiral beyond his control.
Crucifix Point (A Blood Skies Short Story) by Steven Montano
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,420. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Set between BLACK SCARS and SOULRAZOR, this 65-page short story details an early team mission. Cross's team investigates a series of mysterious vanishings in the wastelands. Challenged by vampires and rival mercenaries, the group will learn the true fate of those killed during the massacre at Crucifix Point...but only if they can first escape a strange redoubt beset by primitive undead invaders.
Untitled Bruce Lee/Phil Dick Project by Robert N. Lee
Series: 666ties, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,610. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
1966. Phil Dick does drugs, but not at work. Except sometimes. Phil Dick hates computer games, but he makes them for a job. Phil Dick hates the Beatles, but got on the backstage list for their show at Candlestick Park. Phil Dick hates Bruce Lee, but he has to make it through dinner with that preening rock star. Phil Dick has a lot of harsh judgments about everybody else.
Hardin's Calling by A.S. Morrison
Series: Hardin's War, Book III. Price: Free! Words: 34,140. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Sequel to Hardin's Dilemma. Hardin has a week to stop the Dizurians and save his home. He can no longer count on the government for help and must turn to a secret society that he knows little about.
A Rollicking Band of Pirates We by K.G. McAbee
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,570. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Onboard the good airship Invincible, our dashing heroes are attacked by dastardly pirates. Unbeknownst to the aforementioned pirates, however, the airship Invincible has been modified by Herr Nicola Tesla himself. Huzzah!
Sidecar Settlement by Gaston Cavalleri
Price: Free! Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Bruce Tucker’s a 38-year-old Australian fridge mechanic who’s lived in South America for eight years. Bruce travels by motorcycle and sidecar. Ryan Pearson is a graduate travel journalist and photographer who's come into the travel path of Bruce. Ryan's a fish out of water in South America and he's very keen to create a story. In Iguazu Falls Bruce offers Ryan the story of a lifetime.
The Man Who Watched The World End by Chris Dietzel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,180. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
The end of man was not signaled by marauding gangs or explosions, but with silence. THE MAN WHO WATCHED THE WORLD END is the haunting account of a man who has witnessed the world fade away. It is also a story about the power of family.
Pray to Stay Dead: A Zombie Novel by Mason James Cole
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 114,530. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
It’s 1974. The world is ending. As civilization falls, a group of terrified survivors crosses bloody paths with a family of survivalists who have spent years preparing for apocalypse. As the walking dead roam in search of living flesh, they seek shelter within his walls and soon learn that the ones they should fear most are the living.
The Lost Alien Artifacts by V Bertolaccini
Price: Free! Words: 93,880. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013 by CosmicBlueCB. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
High quality science fiction horror action-packed novels of explorers encountering deadly mind-bending lost alien artifacts! In the first, explorers encounter a supernatural voyager probe of inconceivable magnitude that has been buried away for centuries haunting a castle! In the second, throughout history a secret chamber in a castle has something of alien origins inside, waiting to be revived!
Sudden Death by Stefon Mears
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,660. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
They framed him ... to save him? Ramirez came home from work to a beer, a sit-com, and the messy corpse of his neighbor. Dead in his shower. Killed by a distinctive kitchen knife. With the evidence mounting against him, Ramirez flees the Bay Area and runs straight into a web of conspiracy and counter-conspiracy. How can Ramirez overcome the goals and philosophies of groups that manipulate society?
Apex Magazine - Issue 55 by Lynne M. Thomas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,560. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013 by Apex Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Apex Magazine is a monthly science fiction, fantasy, and horror magazine featuring original, mind-bending short fiction from many of the top pros of the field. New issues are released the first Tuesday of every month.