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Trafficked!
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 25,650. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
I'm Rashad Stevens. I wasn't looking for trouble. I was in Cairo to work my way out of poverty and save my mother from the fungus disease that the aliens brought when they trashed Europe. But I and Hany Girgis found a chance to travel the stars in the employ of our space-gecko-scum overlords. So what's wrong with that? Apart from being illegal, probably exploitative and possibly lethal, I mean?
City of Darkness
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,650. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Living underground during a global cataclysm, the human race turns to the only food source they have available - themselves.
Gates of Cilicia (Empires of Terra: Black Legion, Book 1)
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Series: Empires of Terra: Black Legion, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,110. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012 by Swordworks & Miro Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Gates of Cilicia is the first book in the epic science fiction series Black Legion that tells the thrilling tale of Xenophon and the Ten Thousand Mercenaries.
The Fall - (A Young Adult Dystopian Novel)
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Price: Free! Words: 100,470. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Our future is bleak. Warring gods have destroyed the earth. Humanity lives fearful they could die at any moment. Ben Casper lives with his family in an old shopping mall, and he's about to find out there is a way to live without fear when he becomes embroiled in a quest to kill the gods...
Escape!
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,760. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012 by ReAnimus Press. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
No end to Danny's sentence, watched by a sentient computer, and no way out of the escape-proof prison, there was only one thing to do... From six-time Hugo Award-winning author Ben Bova.
When Time Went Mad
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 53,540. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012 by Martian Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Lem Bentwhistle is awakened by what sounds like kids making a crop circle in his cornfield. Instead, he finds someone parked a spaceport on his north forty! While he and the people from the 23rd century try to figure out what has happened, they are soon joined by folks from the 19th century wild west, the crusades, and more. After the raptors arrive, he says they all need to go home NOW. But how?
A.M. Radio
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Price: Free! Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
An A.M. radio talk personality doing his show informing the fine people of the greater Bismark North Dakota area of any political happenings, or upheavals. The show itself has always been his way of connecting to the world at large...but the callers have stopped. Please feel free to leave a review if you enjoyed this story. Thanks.
The Fetish
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,790. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In Burnout: The mystery of Space Shuttle STS-281, Dr. Mike Anders buys a small spaceman fetish from a Zuni elder at a trading post. But there's a story behind this little lapis spaceman carving. What is it, and how did it come to be? The Fetish is now an EPIC Award 2012 Finalist.
July 57th
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,500. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012 by Martian Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
An intelligence agent from Mars travels to Earth to thwart a revolution set to coincide with an ancient doomsday prediction. The problem? The three leaders of the current revolt were killed ten years ago! Aided by a local reporter, he digs through the records to find more evidence. What he finds is another victim in the past: himself. Racing against time, he has to solve the riddle fast, or die.
From Hell It Progressed! - Issue #01
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 260. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Science fiction
The Lobby Cards series harkens back to the great Sci-Fi B-Movies of the 1950’s, with all the patriotism, evil plots, mad scientists, amazing monsters, and hidden meanings. Our first story is “From Hell It Progressed”. And, in Issue #1, “The Lukewarm War”, the stage is set for the revelation of a new world conflict. Coming soon… “War of the Colossal Progressive” and “Progression of the Saucer Men”.
Shadow Unit 11
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,300. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012 by CatYelling. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Contains "The Small Dark Movie of Your Life" by Leah Bobet, Walking Back To Houston" by Chelsea Polk, "Bulletproof" by Emma Bull, "Down the Rabbit Hole" by Sarah Monette, and more.
Rubberband Lazer - Or, The Adventures of Casey Norider and Jaq Synergy, Vol. 1
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 94,060. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Dubbed, “…the next ‘Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy’” by members of critiquecircle.com, Nathan Reese Maher brings us a bizarre tale filled with iconic characters, several one-liners and a whole lot of puns. The jokes don’t stop in this wacky adventure filled with aliens, fairies, witches and a whole lot of sheep.
Good Genes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
All parents think their baby perfect, but Alden truly is—at least on the genetic level. Now his parents have the opportunity to make money from Alden’s perfection. Should they? Or should they forget Alden’s perfection and raise him like any other normal child? Includes bonus story, “Results.”
Results
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,490. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Percentages. Chances. Opportunities. Before Bryan marries Jess, he needs to know what kind of children they’ll have. Fortunately tests exist for that. The results have arrived, and now Jess must chose: babies, percentages, or Bryan? Includes bonus story, “Good Genes.”
Time After Time
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,530. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
After Bradley discovers that the mysterious watch sent to him can send him through time,he also realizes that there are others after it also. The corporation that his father worked for before being murdered want it in their play for power. And the only person standing in their way is an orphaned teenager that must uncover his own past while he has time.
And the Young Shall Lead You Home: Part III of The High Duties of Pacia
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,080. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
Nothing can stop the Zafiri from conquering the land – or so it seems until four heroes and heroines appear. The only people who can save the world from terror and slavery, they unite and strengthen their power. Can they end a war, vanquish an enemy without resorting to violence, and free the white city of Abbelôn? Yes, they can in the dramatic conclusion of The High Duties of Pacia.
Uchronic Tales: The Zeppelin
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,400. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Welcome to Uchronic Tales THE ZEPPELIN An American is caught up in a conspiracy that could turn the tide of the Great War. Zeppelins have been bombing London mercilessly and the Germans have kidnapped a mysterious passenger. It is up to Clark Tyler and a band of elite commandos to stop the Zeppelin Eisern Feist from returning her secrets to the Fatherland.
Interzone 239 Mar - Apr 2012
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Series: Interzone Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.24 USD. Words: 50,870. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Interzone #239 contains new stories by Steve Rasnic Tem, Jon Wallace, Suzanne Palmer, Jacob A. Boyd, Matthew Cook, Nigel Brown and Ben Baldwins cover art, 'The Tower'. Features includes: David Langford's Ansible Link (news & obits); Nick Lowe's Mutant Popcorn (film reviews); Tony Lee's Laser Fodder (DVD/Blu-ray reviews); book reviews by Jim Steel and the team plus an interview with Chris Beckett.
Until We Meet Again
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,140. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012 by 53rd Street Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In the not too distance future the Earth's ecosystem will collapse unless something's done to reverse the damage done by industry and pollution. Project Brahma holds the key to our future as a species. A project to meld human and alien DNA to evolve the human race before it may be ready. Will this have unforeseen consequences?
Staying Human
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 33,170. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(3.78 from 9 reviews)
This is the story of your past, your present, and if all goes well...your future. My name is Jack; I've lived for the past 500 years without knowledge of what or who I am, and now that I'm slowly finding out...it's not looking good. There is someone...or something...that is guiding us to the brink of destruction and I seem to be the only one that knows about it.