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The Martian Wave: 2014
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,110. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014 by Nomadic Delirium Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Martian Wave features stories about the exploration and colonization of space, with special emphasis on our solar system. In this issue, you'll find alien microbes and aliens that are like nothing you've ever imagined. You'll be taken to icy worlds, and the sands of Mars. You'll even get a look at Earth trying to regain its place in the stars.
The Oleander Effect: Throne of Bayonets
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Fresh out of training, Julian Gralso is seeking vengeance, and with an election coming, his father is his prime target. Uncovering the deceptions and political monopoly of the new world, Julian becomes aware of the hidden system designed to create order. Yet, what can order be in the place of freedom?
Mothered
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,540. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Barbara, Eric, and their aunt Beryl lead a quiet life on an idyllic island, untouched by time and the war between the dystopian Maternopole and Overmere. Everything seems about to change, however, when Eric finds out about two girls on the mainland asking for help, throwing the island and its inhabitants into a maelstrom of uncertainty.
Betwixt Issue 4
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,220. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Betwixt is a quarterly magazine of eclectic speculative fiction. The ebook edition of issue 4 collects all six stories originally published online. Issue 4 includes original fiction by Sarah L. Byrne, Emily B. Cataneo, Nino Cipri, David Cleden, and C. W. Johnson as well as a reprint by Mark Rigney.
The Colony
Price: Free! Words: 23,050. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Lieutenant Jack Strong leads his team of elite marines to a distress beacon in the far reaches of colonization. Expecting faulty equipment, they instead find themselves in the first stages of war against a species similar to mythical demons. The Colony is a fantastic short story of military warfare and science fiction, with an ending that will leave you questioning everything.
Guardian Angel 3
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,500. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
After a devastating war against invaders from beyond our skies, few humans remain to fight back. Alicia Lucard is the best soldier we have and her showdown with Ancients' leader is inevitable. A queen collides with a hero unwilling to bow in this epic third and final installment!
The Bomb
Price: Free! Words: 1,310. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
When a bomb is deprived of its creator, how will it react? Perhaps by doing the one thing it was made to do? Or can it be stopped?
April the First
Price: Free! Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(5.00 from 1 review)
The world is ending, and all Oscar Ramirez can do is sit at his desk and drink his morning coffee.
Sudden Independents (Book 1)
Series: Sudden Independents. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 76,730. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Jimmy never thought he’d be spending the apocalypse farming in Nebraska and worrying about Hunter. But when the plague killed their parents, along with everyone over the age of seventeen, Jimmy suddenly became head of the household. Then the oldest kid in town turned eighteen and the plague chased him down. Now Jimmy has one more thing to worry about--and he’s running out of time.
An Elegy of Fate
Price: Free! Words: 61,460. Language: American English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(4.00 from 1 review)
Mokallai is Destiny: the dilapidated, desperate personage of the binding power of Fate. He wants nothing more than to return to his former glory; to relive the old days where his every desire came true. But Dyiij, a being with power surpassing Mokallai's, won't have that. As the dichotomy of Freedom and Fate begin to collide the question becomes: Who can escape their destiny?
WWIV - In The Beginning
Price: Free! Words: 71,930. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones. -Albert Einstein We know our world, our land and our oceans, will survive an apocalyptic event… We can only hope the same can be said for our humanity. And so, WWIV begins.
Brother Keepers
Series: In the Eyes of the Clones. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,150. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Dr. Zito lives only with his creations, Ernie and Oliver. In Ernie, the doctor has created a universal donor, a clone ready to give Dr. Zito any part should one of the doctor's organs fail. In Oliver, the doctor has created a robotic surgeon, ready to harvest from Ernie any flesh the doctor may need. Only, the doctor never anticipated the friendship that forms between his clone and robot.
The Apex Book of World SF: Volume 3
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,410. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014 by Apex Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
These stories run the gamut from science fiction, to fantasy, to horror. Some are translations (from German, Chinese, French, Spanish, and Swedish), and some were written in English. The authors herein come from Asia and Europe, Africa and Latin America. Their stories are all wondrous and wonderful, and showcase the vitality and diversity that can be found in the field.
Anderson I: The Acute Case Of Anthrax
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 95,500. Language: British English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A dystopian science fiction novel centred around a doctor, Martin Anderson and his team who are tasked with looking after the soldiers on board their ship; SS.Klipspringer. However, as one particular patient enters Anderson's clinic and is diagnosed with an unknown illness, Anderson's investigations force him to make decisions that blur the lines between morality and duty.
Art.Hu.R. (Una Novella Sci-Fi #11)
Series: STORIE SCI-FI, # 11. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,450. Language: Italian. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Art.Hu.R. è una persona artificiale incaricata di tenere in ordine un’enorme astronave nel suo viaggio millenario verso un pianeta dall’altra parte dell’universo. Egli dovrà lottare contro situazioni impossibili per portare il mezzo milione di ignari passeggeri bloccati a bordo nel sonno criogenico sani e salvi alla loro destinazione. E’ una novella di circa 27.000 parole.
A Timely Dream
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 141,210. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Felicity is a Senior Caregiver in an elite Rest Home. When she has her curiosity aroused by a poster placed the wrong way round in a window across the valley from her work place, she organises an investigation.
Unconventional
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Divorced and about to lose his son, Tom decides to take the three year old to his first comic book convention. He wants to create an experience that will last in the little boy's memory long after he's gone . . . and that certainly happens, though not in the way he would have planned. Also includes an author's note.
Bridge
Series: Boucher's World · Tales from the Change, Book 3 · A Boucher's World Duology, Book 2 · Boucher's World Prequels, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,370. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Randa faced hard changes after misfortune befell her vow-mate. Two years later, she had to flee marauders who would kill her children for being different. They were rescued by the beings she'd thought were demons and taken to a village set up for the safety of the new Humans where she has to fight culture shock and loneliness. Will she be able to bridge the gap between the old ways and the new?
Red Desert - Point of No Return
Series: Red Desert, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,360. Language: British English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
In what looks like a suicide attempt, Swedish exobiologist Anna Persson, crew member of the Isis, secretly leaves Station Alpha at the crack of dawn to travel deep into the Martian desert in a pressurised rover. Whatever her goal, wherever it is, will Anna reach her destination? “Point of No Return” is the first book in the “Red Desert” series. The second one is “People of Mars”.
Fantasy Scroll Magazine Issue #2
Series: Fantasy Scroll Magazine, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,030. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014 by Fantasy Scroll Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Fantasy Scroll Magazine is an online, quarterly publication featuring science fiction, fantasy, horror, and paranormal short-fiction. The magazine’s mission is to publish high-quality, entertaining, and thought-provoking speculative fiction. With a mixture of short stories, flash fiction, and micro-fiction, Fantasy Scroll Magazine aims to appeal to a wide audience.