- African American fiction
- Alternative history
- Children’s books
- Coming of age
- Cultural & ethnic themes
- Fairy tales
- Gay & lesbian fiction
- Graphic novels & comics
- Humor & comedy
- Literary collections
- Mystery & detective
- Plays & Screenplays
- Science fiction
- Themes & motifs
- Thriller & suspense
- Transgressional fiction
- Visionary & metaphysical
- Women's fiction
- Young adult or teen
- Antiques & Collectibles
- Art, Architecture, Photography
- Business & Economics
- Career Guides
- Children's Books
- Comics (nonfictional)
- Computers and Internet
- Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits
- Education and Study Guides
- Engineering, trades, and technology
- Gay and Lesbian
- General reference
- Health, wellbeing, & medicine
- Home and Garden
- Language Instruction
- Literary criticism
- New Age
- Politics and Current Affairs
- Relationships and Family
- Religion and Spirituality
- Science and Nature
- Sex and Relationships
- Social Science
- Sports & outdoor recreation
- True Crime
Adventure | General | Short stories | Space opera | Apocalyptic | Utopias & dystopias | Military | Hard sci-fi | High tech | Steampunk & retropunk | Cyberpunk
Spear Hunter by Henry J. Olsen
Series: The Northland Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 55,420. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Gunslinger by trade, cyborg by circumstance, John Osborne fearlessly roams the Desolation-ravaged ruins of North America. But with his health rapidly failing, John grows desperate to learn the true nature of the artificial appendage grafted to his shoulder. Running out of time and options, his last hope lies on Mallard Island, a remote isle hidden in the far reaches of the Northwoods.
Fiction Vortex - July 2014 by Fiction Vortex
Price: Free! Words: 18,650. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
This month we have a few trips into the surreal, with a workplace fight, a shape-shifting shopper, and an unidentified no-longer-flying object. There are plenty of great ideas and storylines to enjoy, so have a seat in the shade and get started.
The Beastly Conspiracy Part One: The Beast is Born by Matt Ramsay
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,440. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
A strange Beast stalks the alleys of seventeenth century London, striking terror into the hearts of the citizenry. Detective Belle is assigned to investigate the case of the Beast of London. During the course of her investigation she discovers a conspiracy that reaches the heights of London. The beast she was assigned to capture may be her only hope of coming out alive.
The Chronos Clock: Aetheric Artifacts, Book One by Wendy L. Callahan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,600. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014 by Persephone Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
In 1892 Victorian London, Demetra Ashdown is a half-daemon with the ability to locate and draw Aetheric artifacts to her. When her former fiancé’s valet is held hostage and will only be released in exchange for a device with the power to control time, she must act quickly to save a man’s life.
James Eldritch and the Incredibly Awkward Silence (#4) by Michael Horton
Series: James Eldritch, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,680. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Did you hear that? Neither did anyone else. A scenic trip to Bristol ends in disaster when a fiend no one saw (or heard) coming suddenly appears. James Eldritch discovers that his greatest foe might not be a Herald after all. Will he finally settle things with the man who took Melina’s life?
Strange Circumstances: A Magic Short Fiction Collection by Weston Kincade
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,850. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The future’s a gamble. Few people know what they really want, and those that reach it often find that it isn’t what they expected. Strange Circumstances is an anthology that explores the predictability of fate and destiny… or rather their unpredictability. These twelve twisted tales of fantasy and fifteen flash-fiction pieces explore the boundaries of our universe to see what lurks in the unknown.
Resurgence by Duane L. Martin
Series: Unseen Things, Book 11. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 111,220. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Zethichtalarin were nearly wiped as a species, but thousands had managed to escape the destruction and wound up scattered throughout many different dimensions. They chose the Faranox dimension in which to regroup and plan their revenge, only they never planned on facing a far more powerful enemy that was out there searching for them with the intent of putting an end to them once and for all.
Trek for Life by J Alan Erwine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,910. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A shuttle goes down in a blizzard, and the crew is forced to march through the deadly snow in the hopes of saving the passengers, but will any of them make it...
The Libran Exchange by Thomas Stone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,500. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014 by Cooper's Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Another imaginative science fiction tale by Thomas Stone. Aliens, astronauts, and social commentary mix to make a thrilling story.
Electric Time by Meyari McFarland
Series: Mouse and Snake, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,690. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Banan wasn't violent but the attacks against her daughter made her contemplate violence on a grand scale. She ventured into the net and found that the threat was greater than a broken heart. If Banan didn't stop it, she could lose not only her daughter but also her life. Electric time is a dramatic cyberpunk story set in a future where global warming has won and the world is falling to pieces.
The Arrival: A Timeline Story by Nicholas Ahlhelm
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,450. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014 by Metahuman Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
As a threat strikes from space, the Challenge Squad must come to terms with their own role as the government's super-team even as they face a threat that endangers the very world.
Sexbot by Patrick Quinlan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,920. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014 by StrawberryBooks. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
What if you could be immortal? Susan Jones is about to find out. A robotics scientist, Susan is the inventor of the Sexbot, the world’s most advanced robot sex toy. But Susan has stumbled upon the key to immortality – downloading human awareness into intelligent machines. Soon to be murdered, she downloads herself into the most intelligent machine available - Sexbot Number Nine. Fast, sexy fun.
The Lord of the Plains by Sarah Chapman
Series: The Mixed Duology, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 179,770. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General(5.00 from 10 reviews)
The city of Astar shines as a lone beacon of peace, free from the constant warring of the inhuman, gemeng tribes of the Plains. Aerlid, a man neither human nor gemeng, tricks his way into Astar with his charge, a young gemeng named Riley. In the human city, she experiences a type of fear and oppression foreign to her, and longs for the freedom of the world beyond the city walls.
Flight of the Valkyrie by K. S. Daniels
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,260. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Declassified from human to cyborg and accused of crimes against humanity, Vladia Robespierre is on the run. But when Mars refuses her sanctuary, Vladia and her allies must trek to The Barbarous Outer Moons. Only at the edge of civilization, can she rally an army and come to terms with her new identity. But can one who is no longer a part of humanity really be the one who saves it?
Эксперимент профессора Штерна by Максимилиан Дюбуа
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,740. Language: Russian. Published: July 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Мадлен Эмменталер, супруга удачливого молодого банкира, единоличного владельца одного из самых преуспевающих банков Маусвиля, банкирского дома Эмменталер, становится жертвой крысоловов и в конечном счете попадает на хирургический стол профессора Штерна, посвятившего себя проблеме пересадки органов. С этого дня для нее начинается новая жизнь, полная трагических событий.
Still Alive: A Zombie Apocalypse Novel by A.C. Thorne
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 98,690. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Light bends around the edges of a cloaked elliptical sphere as it glides down unnoticed and attaches to a freeway overpass during rush hour. It begins spraying a green mist that wafts down across all lanes of traffic. A few begin to notice the mist but even they are oblivious to what’s about to happen.
Return by Doug Plamping
Series: Council of Three, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 134,340. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Book 4, the final book in the Council of Three series sees Councilors’ staffs provided to Amy, Paul and Frank. People say it is a sign from God. They need return to an Earth that has been condemned as barbaric. They have to tell Earth to change. What will be the response? Will it be a new age for Earth’s civilization, or will it be panic, war, and the destruction of humanity?
The Soul Throne Chronicles - Book 1: Darkmind Awakened by Chris Martineau
Price: Free! Words: 56,180. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Three unlikely adventurers awaken in the cells of a burning slave galleon with no memories of their previous lives. Together with a group of orphaned pirates called the Castaway Rats they set sail on an epic fantasy adventure to regain their memories, reawaken the sleeping dragons and stop the armies the rogue necromancer Kyshon.
Mundos en la Eternidad by Juan Miguel Aguilera & Javier Redal
Series: De Némesis a Akasa-Puspa, Book 3. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 116,150. Language: Spanish. Published: July 27, 2014 by Sportula. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Akasa-Puspa. Flor que brilla en el cielo. Un cúmulo globular que orbita nuestra galaxia y por el que la humanidad se ha extendido. Un puñado abigarrado de soles y planetas sometido a un ciclo continuo de auge y caída, de ignorancia y conocimiento, de ciencia y superstición. Hasta que un día lo que parece un simple accidente acaba llevando a lo que quizá sea el mayor descubrimiento de la humanidad.