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A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Festival by L L Watkin
Series: LL Watkin Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,840. Language: British English. Published: April 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The festival always brings crowds of tourists to Abatha, thronging the streets with their holier than thou attitude and easy to steal purses. Keldaren is about to find out the hard way that they're not all as harmless as she thinks.
Story Child by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In the years after the Abandonment, the event’s survivors face yet another devastating struggle. Michael does his best to treat the persistent illness, but he secretly wonders if it marks the end of them all. Until the child shows appears. A child who seems to offer hope. But hope might prove the biggest challenge of all. A Nebula Award finalist.
Ascendancy by Casey McCumpsey
Series: The Maker's Eye, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 176,870. Language: American English. Published: April 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When the Holy Order shakes off its long decline to again put witches and warlocks to slaughter, with full support from the government's new autocrat, a veritable reign of terror unfolds. Oppressed genetic aberrations called wizards and sorceresses are torn between aligning themselves with the new regime for survival, and finding it the catalyst for rebellion they've dreamed of for generations.
Το Σύνδρομο του Χάους by Διαμαντής Φλωράκης
Series: Η 11/λογία της Υπαρξιακής Αναρχίας/Εσχατολογικής Ουτοπίας. Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 29,970. Language: Greek. Published: April 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Ποιος, τι και γιατί εξοντώνει όλους τους ανθρώπους με «υψηλό δείκτη ανθρωπισμού»; Το γονίδιο-φονιάς, οι σατανιστές, το πνεύμα του Κακού, ο φυσικός νόμος της επιλογής; «Το Σύνδρομο του Χάους», η «Έκλειψη του Θεού»; Πώς μορφοποιείται η ανθρωπότητα όταν στερείται τους εσταυρωμένους της;
Shelter by C.A. Bird
Series: Humanity Abides, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 145,870. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
All-out nuclear war… What would you do? Where would you go? Would you and your family survive? Two hundred and sixty-four survivors answer those questions in this story of courage and struggle. Selected to live and carry on through the toughest ordeal mankind had ever faced, a small remnant of humanity must learn to survive and cope in a world forever changed...
Nano Zombie by Paul Westwood
Series: Nano Zombie, Book 1. Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 86,870. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Brent lives in the near future in a crumbling civilization where man feeds upon man. Escaping from the chaos of the city, he is thrust into a nightmare of sickness and war. In a world of post-apocalyptic horror, he battles for those he loves: an orphan girl and a woman with a dangerous past. In the desolated countryside, Brent fights to stay alive and find a cure for the zombie disease.
Trader's Honour by Patty Jansen
Series: Return of the Aghyrians, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 131,890. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.50 from 2 reviews)
To keep her position as interplanetary Trader, Mikandra needs to prove her employer's innocence. Instead, she discovers secrets that explain her people's history and threaten the foundations of her proud nation.
Switch Child by David Howells
Price: Free! Words: 11,410. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.67 from 3 reviews)
An aging handyman winding up his employment years at a chronic care facility finds himself connecting to a child patient, though the boy registers as brain dead. The boy, Colin, is able to reach past the barriers in a way no one else has ever done, and Karl the Handyman tries to help, while protecting the boy from the dangers success would bring. Reviews and 'favorite author' are most welcome!
The Impossible Ambition by Stephen Brandon
Series: Saturn 2020, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,500. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A childhood dream that grew until high school graduation. Then shattered because he was nearsighted. After forty years of work, an unfortunate accident kills all possibility of even going there! One morning a telephone call. A chance to work toward helping others achieve his dream. Could it really be possible? Herding cats seems simple compared to his new job.
Elemental, querido Chaplin by Rafael Marín
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 81,260. Language: Spanish. Published: April 11, 2013 by Sportula. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Sherlock Holmes existió, y Charles Chaplin da fe de ello en un manuscrito donde narra sus aventuras de infancia y juventud junto al célebre detective, con el que efectuará una trepidante investigación que los llevará desde los suburbios de Londres hasta Lausanne, para desenmarañar una trama de sectas esotérico-diabólicas y extravagantes planes de clonación.
Ultimate Hot War Battle (Book 2 The Last Nukyi) by Paul Bagnell
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 89,180. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Tom Bronze, a misplaced futuristic hero must battle, not only forces of evil but also battle Zuvon, a bigger, stronger, more ruthless genetically-created combatant classified a Merless Knight Warrior and the ever-expanding galactic Dynasty controlled by King Dross. There is only one forward solution for Tom Bronze: fight or die and get back to planet earth.
Super Lizard Begins by Chris Harvey
Price: Free! Words: 3,030. Language: British English. Published: April 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(3.00 from 1 review)
Ropo is a Nigerian living in North Yorkshire; he has just been covered in toxic waste and become a super hero. Unfortunately for him he is a lizard and it has all come as rather a shock!
Starlight, Starbright by Brian S. Wheeler
Series: Vain Are the Stars. Price: Free! Words: 14,380. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The archivist Un'Yhe has honored the strangers throughout his long lifetime. The strangers have smiled at every relic of the broods' homeworld Un'Yhe has brought before them. Un'Yhe's care continues to expand the museum built upon the strangers' crashed ark, until one day the strangers unfold the homeworld's bright sky to reveal a sparkling treasure more glorious than even Un'Yhe's museum houses.
The Final War by Janr Ssor
Series: The Adventures Of Janr Ssor, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,860. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal(4.88 from 8 reviews)
Two major Earth alliances are heatedly vying for control of our planet, the Moon and Mars, where ruins of an ancient civilization have been found. A 10 year effort to avert war, The Central Peace Initiative, is suddenly disrupted by murders, and threats normal humans could not accomplish. The CIA, turns to a small group of psychically gifted warriors whose journey will keep you up turning pages!
8 Wigamba - Un nuevo territorio by Marcus van Epe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,780. Language: Spanish. Published: April 10, 2013 by 12 Editorial. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Berenice debe hacerse del control de la situación pues el número de infectados y de incidentes ha aumentado y la policía finalmente ha intervenido. Un detective busca a Orlando y no tardará en descubrir lo que sucede. Es tiempo de huir de Nueva Alejandría llevando a todos, incluido a Darsen. Antes de leer este libro adquiere “1 Wigamba - El hacedor de zombis” en este mismo sitio.
Los árboles mutantes también lloran by José Ángel Mañas
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,840. Language: Spanish. Published: April 10, 2013 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
"Los árboles mutantes también lloran" es la primera parte de una trilogía ambientada en un futuro no muy lejano, en el vecino planeta Marte. La primera incursión de José Ángel Mañas en la ciencia-ficción cuyo resultado es un texto ágil, absorbente y cargado de significado, en la línea de los mejores títulos del género.
Knifepoint by Edward W. Robertson
Series: Breakers, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,160. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic(5.00 from 1 review)
Raina was just a girl when the plague came. She survived. Her parents didn't. As civilization fell, she took to the ruins of Los Angeles. After two years alone, she's found and adopted by a fisherman and his wife. But her makeshift family is short-lived. A conquerer named Karslaw executes her father and takes her mother captive. Raina will stop at nothing to free her mom--and to have her revenge.
A Story in a Flash - A Collection of 300 Word Flashfiction Stories by Michael Drake
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,680. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
A Collection of 50 Flash-fiction stories by Michael Drake. Each story is exactly 300 words in length. Mostly science fiction, fantasy or fractured fairy tales.
Robot Love (A Short Story) by Antony W.F. Chow
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
What happens when a robot is blinded by love and ignores Asimov's Three Laws of Robotics? 17 year old Ashley Morgan is your typical girl next door, with a crush on her geeky neighbor and friend, Franklin Dyachenko. She wants to ask him to be her date for their Senior Prom, but he is always preoccupied with Robbie, his robot. Will the robot stand in the way of their love, or push them closer?
The One Thousand: Book Two: Team of Seven by John Walters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,480. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
In the late 1960s a team composed of humans and benevolent aliens hunt for murderous, alien-possessed convicts with enhanced powers who have escaped from prison.