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Nessa: A Breeders Story
Price: Free! Words: 11,480. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Eighteen-year-old Nessa knows what it’s like to be an endangered species. Grown up in a dying world where nine out of ten babies are born male, she survives by trusting no one. When Marlin, the nineteen-year-old gunslinger, kills her captor, Nessa decides this handsome stranger might be her meal ticket. What she doesn’t realize is love is still possible in their decimated world.
The Tower
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 16,820. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
So many mysteries in the past. So many opportunities as well. As Portals, Inc. uses historians to test its time travel devices, historians use Portals to test their theories. Neyla believes the 17th century discovery of the dead Princes near the Bloody Tower will tell her who murdered the boys centuries before. And Thomas Ayliffe believes he can pull off the crime of the century—any century.
Desperate Upload
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,410. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A young boy is all that stands between a commando team from Mars and a deadly attack on Earth's orbital station.
Transient Tales Volume 1
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 20,770. Language: British English. Published: January 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
The first in the Transient Tales series collects 11 short stories of SF, fantasy and horror, totalling 20,000 words and ranging from light to dark and all shades in-between.
The Dark Victorian: Risen
Series: The Dark Victorian, Book 1. Price: $3.45 USD. Words: 33,860. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
In a mechanical and supernatural Victorian London, a re-animationist is raising the dead to take vengeance on the living, and it is up to Secret Commission agents Artifice, the artificial ghost, and Jim Dastard, the animated skull, to stop him.
My, My, Little Firefly
Price: Free! Words: 7,830. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
On Minas, jobs are created to fulfil people. Each colonist has a shard, a unique talent which gives them a rush of endorphins to practice. The native 'fireflies' constantly encroach on the colony, and it's Gal's job--her shard--to keep them at bay. Until her shard snaps. No place in the world, no rush of endorphins. Is Gal's salvation at the end of the world, or is it closer to home?
The Axe
Series: Wintertide, 6. Price: Free! Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Winter is not coming - winter is here! In the near future, climate changes have led to short-term extreme weather conditions. Cities that have never been covered in snow now resemble Nordic countries. The situation is slowly getting out of control as the system collapses. Trees are disappearing, food is running out. Citizens are becoming desperate, axes invaluable.
366 Squared Volume 1: January
Series: 366 Squared. Price: Free! Words: 13,560. Language: British English. Published: January 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
One day, one story, at exactly 366 words each, that is the promise of 366 SQUARED, the short-short story/flash fiction collection that raises the question "In the age of multi-novel book series, is this guy for real?" Yes he is, and 366 SQUARED is the launch of a new era in literature for busy people. Volume 1 contains 31 stories, vignettes or mini-essays, each at precisely 366 words.
Schrodinger's Mouse Sci Fi Volume I
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 82,260. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This anthology features short stories, flash fiction, novellas, and poetry featuring hard and ethical science fiction.
Castes Book 5: Trial By Flame
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,140. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
In the 21st Century, the world is filled with industry and technology, and yet still governed by magic. The elves stand in charge of governments, the humans are the masters of technology, and the dwarves are the laborers. Can some rise above the castes? It seems that whatever Owen does, he does at the whim of Konrad Van Esper. But Van Esper is done with him now and the endgame is upon them.
The Vanished
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,510. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
The Vanished are the forgotten: those who live beyond law or society. Mina fought for freedom. She fought for a better life – a future. But even a free world can decay. The Vanished is the second installment in the Blemished series and follows Mina’s story as she continues to challenge those in power and seek out new dangers.
Pieces of You
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,260. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Science fiction » General
While Mark is comatose, his spirit explores scenes from his past: Vietnam, a banking crisis, and piracy on the high seas; and then is given a peek into a future of space elevators, futuristic technology, and slavery for the masses. It's a saga of turning points and supernatural discoveries. Mark must ultimately choose between sacrificial love and recovery to the life he has dreamed of.
A Day During Leaf Season
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,420. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Amber is a metahuman, just like us save for one small difference in her DNA, a difference she uses as an agent with the FBI’s Metahuman Crime Task Force. But when she encounters the helpless 11 year-old Mary while on vacation in Vermont, her normal family life is invaded by the sinister predation of an all too human variety. Even on her day off, Amber is forced to confront this vile predator.
Alien Conspiracy:Terra Series Book 2 Escape
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,150. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
In this thrilling sequel Christie must escape her underground prison; Area 51. Weakened and afraid she must trust one person to lead her out of this world of treacherous lies and debilitating experiments. Generals, Lieutenants, and a Russian intelligence official are all desperate to get their hands on this formidable new weapon. Consequences abound and some will not survive....
My Name is Mark Nine
Price: Free! Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
My name is Mark Nine. I woke up in Tokyo, but I don’t know how I got here. I think I’m being followed. Word count: 2222 | Full-size page count: 3 | Estimated reading time: 12 minutes
The Radio
Price: $1.87 USD. Words: 7,890. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
What If Your Life Suddenly Shot Back Years Ago Whenever You Heard A Blast From The Past On Your Car Radio? Is It A Dream Or Is It Real? It Is Definitely Rocking Jeff Tillerman's World.
Duality of Airn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,380. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » General
On a distant planet, one brave woman is the only one who can bring peace to her war-torn world by uniting extraordinary individuals from both sides of the battle. Although she’s strong and passionate, her past is littered with secrets… and only her determination can save her people from the treacherous madman who first ignited the chaos.
High Pressure Environment
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 920. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
SciFi Short/Flash fiction. An unorthdox flight through the galaxy. A pilot experiences the wonder of the galaxy at high velocity.
Time Flies
Price: Free! Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
An optimistic attempt was made at a research laboratory to build a device that would simulate the black hole effect. The far reaching consequences weren't realised until it was too late. Much too late for the technician who tested it.
Ruby
Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
This is an enthrawling short story that starts with instant anxiety, drama and fear. In this Story RUBY is faced with conflict and danger immediatley. This short story will grip instantly.