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Aftermath: Yesterday, Episode 1
Series: Aftermath. Price: Free! Words: 16,330. Language: American English. Published: August 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Sixteen-year-old Anna Hart flees a deadly situation in a failing human colony on the planet Silva. Using her skills with an ancient weapon and her empathic ability, she struggles through danger and betrayal, searching for a place where love and hope can thrive. This Episode is the first of five in the novel Yesterday, the first book in the Aftermath Trilogy. The rest will be released as written.
The Eternal Fortress (Star Legions: The Ten Thousand Book 6)
Series: Star Legions: The Ten Thousand, Book 6. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,540. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014 by Swordworks & Miro Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Eternal Fortress is a vast and impregnable bastion, built to protect the border. It is all that stands between the ships and soldiers of Black Legion, and their path to survival. Yet the Fortress is also a trap, designed to lure and pin an attacker, until superior weaponry can grind the enemy to dust over days of bloody battle.
Moss
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,500. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014 by Dodo Books. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The evidence of a fabulous ancient past is about to be lost forever with the death of an enigmatic recluse. The last people to witness this mysterious civilisation’s power were blown up by an explosion that baffled and alarmed the authorities who attempted to commit its existence to oblivion.
Quinox, el ángel oscuro 4: Proyecto Caos
Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 45,180. Language: Spanish. Published: August 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Cuarta entrega dedicada a Quinox, el ángel oscuro. El Universo Quinox comienza a ampliarse.
H.E.R.O. - Bio-Organism
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,500. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Borgz hunts for his kidnapped alien engineer, while Nightmonger moves forward on a plan to acquire his own alien weapon. The heroes of Metrocity attempt to close one of the breaches to the dark energy universe, only to cause an unintended side effect.
The Time Project
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 103,010. Language: British English. Published: August 4, 2014 by Mereo Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
When archaeologist Dr Thomas Long stumbles on a Viking burial site, an old friend, Dr Jon Walker, steps in to help him get up close and personal with the people of 8th century Denmark, with the aid of a new time travel machine he has developed. First they must use the device to solve problems with history involving Jack the Ripper, the Nazi's and Blackbeard the Pirate. Can the friends do it?
Apex Magazine Issue 63
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,030. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014 by Apex Book Company. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » 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 on the first Tuesday of every month.
Хьюстон, 2030: Нулевой год
Price: Free! Words: 93,200. Language: Russian. Published: August 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(5.00 from 1 review)
Ка-бум! Ударил гигантский метеорит. Инопланетный вирус превращает землян в зомби. Извержение супер-вулкана засыпало Китай пеплом. Америка лежит в радиоактивных руинах, а по пустыне носятся банды мародёров на мотоциклах. Стоп! Откуда на пост-ядерных руинах – бензин?
Jack Cluewitt and the Imbrium Basin Murders
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 100,920. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Framed for murder, homicide detective Jack Cluewitt has to stay one step ahead of his own Near-Earth Police Department to find the real killer.
The Sirens' Last Lament
Price: Free! Words: 19,470. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Mankind shows no mercy to those of the Black Sun Temple. For those cultists who warn those alien sirens are mankind's doom jeopardize the melodies those creatures share with humankind. But that zeal for justice blinds mankind's empathy, until the executioners attending to their duty upon Ganymede push too far and ruin any chance to some day sing alongside those incredible sirens mesmerizing man.
Under the Hill
Price: Free! Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(3.00 from 1 review)
The Age of Man is over but that doesn’t mean the human race is fully extinct. Follow Rune West, one of the last humans on Earth living a boring secluded life until he discovers an alien responsable for the destruction of his species
Thieves on the Long Dark Road
Price: Free! Words: 5,730. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In this short story, thieves are coming to steal a planet’s last chance for survival. Only one guardian remains to stop them.
Netherwood
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,750. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014 by Five Tigers Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
“Laced with romance, this high-tech, futuristic, scifi adventure is full of suspense and danger.” -SciFi Chick. A subversive, thrilling tale of the Singularity’s dark side...and a love so intense it has the power to transform the world.
Aurealis #73
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,480. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This issue of Aurealis features the near-future Melbourne of Daniel Baker’s gritty and evocative ‘Refraction’ and a chilling transformation story, 'Kisses with Teeth’, by Allan Chen. Shane M Brown’s article, ‘The Secret to Selling eBooks’, continues his series on thriving in the new publishing eco-system we live in, and we round things off with a bumper crop of speculative fiction reviews.
Ghosts of Forgotten Empires, Vol II: A Cord Devlin Adventure
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,150. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
What does an ancient interstellar empire have to do with a new cold war? Plenty as it turns out. Intelligence freelancer Cord Devlin fights to restore balance in a metaphysical power struggle between East and West. To succeed Cord will have to heavily rely on all the lessons he derived from Star Trek.
Drabble Harvest #2 - The Other Side Of The Portal
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,320. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014 by Alban Lake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
This volume contains drabbles inspired by the theme of 'the other side of the portal.' Some are funny, some are poignant, some even have a point. All are enjoyable. Come see how our contestants approached the portal concept.
Canine Chronicles
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,970. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014 by Alban Lake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Angel Favazza has turned her attention to humanity's best friend: the dog. Thrill as Fido chases down bones in free-fall. Chill as Rover pulls off a daring rescue. And cheer as Mighty Mongrel romps for Truth, Justice, and the American Way. Okay, maybe I got a little excited with this write-up. Just buy the book, and enjoy the read. I did. ~ Alban Lake
Child of Spring
Series: Mouse and Snake, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,390. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Ben's terraced garden, cut high into the mountainside, was his joy, source of his family's food. Twenty years had taught him every nook and cranny, leaving few surprises until the cool spring day he found an abandoned toddler by the blackberry bushes. Child of Spring is a tender story of family, the bonds forged by working the earth together and the inevitability of death even in the far future.
The Shadow of Alpha
Series: The Parric Series, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,140. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Introducing Parric: an ordinary civil servant being ground up in a mill of paperwork, who is given a chance to work on an experimental government project — to live secretly in a town entirely populated by androids — whose very existence, if it were known, would disrupt society — something the repressive society does not want.
H.O.P.E. Battle Scars
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,530. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Sixteen years ago, the Dekons came; an alien race bent on controlling everyone and everything. Now the year is 2030, and after a terrifying, life-changing encounter with the Dekons, teenager Zelda Caldwell finds herself part of a rebellion group known as H.O.P.E. Their only mission is to destroy the Dekons, and restore peace to the world that was once ours.