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Apocalypse Tango
By Dale T. Phillips
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,840. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
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How does the world end? Self-launched bombs, asteroid from space, rain of fire, alien invasion, or virus and pandemic? Maybe none of those. Maybe it's giant lobsters. Or zombies. Here are five different takes on the end of the world-- as we know it. It's a tango done at the Apocalypse, dancing as the race of Man comes to a close. Come take a whirl.
Appliance-ocalypse (A Short Story)
By Shondra Snodderly
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The last thing anyone would accuse an appliance of having is a dream, but that is exactly what Silex has. In order to be indispensable to his family, he'll do whatever it takes to make that dream come true. But he's not alone. Something else is lurking in the kitchen and it wants Silex gone. What began as a simple wish is now a battle to see who will become King of the Counter.
A Man Among Gods
By Amanda McCarter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,190. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Roger McCrory is a simple man. He likes his smokes, his booze and his women. But when the old man known only as Odin returns to remind him of his oath, it seems as though his simple life will soon end. Three years free of the machine for every nine inside the machine. Wrapped in wires and conduits, Roger considers it a miserable existence, but he'll die if he doesn't go back. Or will he?
The Singer
By Jessica Law
Price: Free! Words: 27,410. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
It's 2010, and science has yet to discover how to harness electrical power. The music industry is everything you'd expect: ruthless, conceited, avaricious, shallow—save for only one difference: there is no way to amplify the human voice. Doctor John Doe has discovered a revolutionary new process to transform aspiring musicians into Singers. But at what cost?
Bot
By Eponymous Rox
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,150. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012 by KillingKillers.blogspot.com. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Raging against the machine when you are the machine proves a very tricky business in this post-apocalyptic tale of an elusive humanoid robot gone zombie from an infected hard-drive who lures a renegade bot-cop, hell bent on collecting his bounty, into an epic battle of wits and a mind-blowing journey of discovery across America’s great desert basin:
Ion 417: Raiu
By Mystie Muun
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,780. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
There is a storm sweeping through Sendai that has nothing to do with the sunny weather. Friends that Ion thought she could rely on, run away in fear when they see her power. She has travelled halfway across the galaxy to find her family, and now finds herself abandoned by them. Emotions that she has never known before begin to surface as two adversaries seek to renew the conflict. Bountied
The Good Doctor's Tales Folio Four
By Randall Farmer
Series: The Good Doctor's Tales. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,800. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Good Doctor’s Tales (Folio Four) is a novella-length collection of additional material supplementary to the Transform series novel “All Beasts Together”.
All Beasts Together
By Randall Farmer
Series: The Commander, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,180. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Commander (Book Three) Carol Hancock, Arm, is free from captivity for the first time. She establishes her territory in Chicago, despite attacks on her by enemy Chimeras. As she defends her territory from attackers, she makes new friends and forges important alliances.
Einzelgänger blues
By Chris Hantzen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,480. Language: Dutch. Published: May 20, 2012 by Stofkonijn (Dustbunny). Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Een jongeman droomt ervan om ergens ver weg, helemaal alleen te leven. Dan erft hij van zijn vader een machine waarmee hij naar andere Aardes kan reizen.
Song of Deerwoman
By Daniel LaGrave
Price: Free! Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
The new world is a strange, and wild place. The natives have told tall tales of the spirits that reside in the dark woods for generations. Many see the stories as nothing more than myths meant to scare the settlers. Still, if you should happen to find yourself walking alone in the woods be mindful of what thoughts you keep in mind. Should you hear some strange, and pleasing melody. Run, just run.
THE EYE OF THE LION -GENESIS-
By Leo Bolanos
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,170. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
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In a near future, an amazing archaeological finding will shock the world. This event will lead to an illegal genetic experiment of unimaginable consequences. At the same time, the shadows of the Armageddon close over mankind. The faith of the world rests on the shoulders of a man who should never have existed. . . A secret arises from a 2000 years old french tomb. A war between the Roman Church an
Rise of the Fungal Dead: Halleigh
By Sean Roney
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
Living in the afterworld is a rough existence, especially when one is haunted by pleasant memories from before the world ended. One man recalls a woman he met during the last day on Earth, and the crazy time they had before they went their separate ways.
Rise of the Fungal Dead: Armageddon Sequence
By Sean Roney
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
A man has been given a document that says the world is going to end. When he begins to read it, he sees the sequence of events foretold matches the news on TV. Unfortunately for the new owner of the document, it also calls for a zombie uprising.
Ian's Gang - The Bad Ian
By Ian Kidd
Series: Ian's Gang, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,690. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A group of important alien teenagers, headed by Prince Ian Williams of the planet Zakaria, are chosen to introduce Earth into its place in the wider universe. The project may never get off the ground, however, if Ian's maniacally jealous identical twin brother, Julius "The Bad Ian" Williams, has anything to do with it...
Flames of Avasten
By Lonnie Smith
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 19,520. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
"Flames of Avasten" is the story of an autistic boy who is transformed into a powerful gold ribbon named Survivor. Survivor was sent to earth from the Realm of Nevaeh. His mission is to bring back, or destroy an evil group of autistic fugitives who escaped the realm and plan to destroy the human race.
Over the Wire
By Thea Hutcheson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,230. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012 by Lilac Moon Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Brice Sebastian, a half breed, runs wire for Western Union across the great plains, open to white settlement since the Indians are moving down the Trail of Tears in this alternate history 19th Century America. An odd interaction between the solder and a new spool of copper wire creates a door into a world of great creatures. He decides such a land has promise that can't be ignored.
Doctor Gnome
By A.M. Burns
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,390. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Alchemy Pond, suave and powerful elven wizard, has been sent to lush, tropical Buteamore to uncover a gnomish plot devised by the diabolical Doctor Gnome. Some very beautiful forces stand between Alchemy and his goals, using their own brand of magic against him. Faced with more monsters than he could ever have imagined, the elf struggles to find answers.
Physical Therapy
By Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
After a particularly brutal attack, Sydne needs physical therapy for her knee. The therapists try a new technique that involves repairing not only the damaged muscles, but the damaged emotions as well. Sydne hates the procedure. She hates the therapists more… Includes bonus story, "Turbulence." “Like early Ray Bradbury, Rusch has the ability to switch on a universal dark.” —the London Times
Over the Brink: Tales of Environmental Disaster
By Third Flatiron Publishing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,510. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The science fiction anthology, "Over the Brink: Tales of Environmental Disaster" comprises a tasty baker's dozen short stories about the possible consequences of fooling Mother Nature. These tales are sometimes heart-breaking, sometimes way out or hilarious, but always mind-expanding.
The Termite Queen: Volume Two: The Wound That Has No Healing
By Lorinda J Taylor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 199,040. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A team of scientists in the 30th c. makes first contact with a species of intelligent termite on an alien planet. The romantic relationship between the expedition leader and the team's anthropologist intersects with the civil unrest existing in the termite fortress to produce an explosive climax. The team must then return to Earth and deal with the outcome.