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Reverie
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Price: Free! Words: 19,600. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Is Ieyasu Satou a Cheshire cat, a Will-O-the-Wisp, or an evil lure to doom? In Los Angeles of the future, a young woman falls under the spell of the handsome, but madly melancholic, recluse who relishes suicidal thoughts. Her Reverie audition for him doesn't end up well for her.
Area 52: Space Nazis
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,170. Language: British English. Published: August 16, 2012 by Banchixi Media. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
In 1952, when Ron Durston is called up into the army for National Service, all he wants is to be posted somewhere sunny like Tahiti or Weymouth where he can fraternise with the native girls and bring home a medal or two to impress his mates. Instead he finds himself standing guard at an army camp in Ass-End, Yorkshire, which is of far more interest to Nazis in flying saucers than it is to him.
Falling Angel
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Price: Free! Words: 17,200. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
Fledgling colonies burn. Orbital stations are reduced to debris. Expansion into the solar system has been completely halted by a force against which humanity is powerless: the Angel. In a final desperate ploy, the best a dying race has to offer must make unimaginable sacrifices reaching for a faint spark of hope: that angels have fallen before.
Junk Voyage 2389 CE - A Malo Kemp Assignment
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Series: The Malo Kemp Assignments. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,610. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Malo Kemp is out celebrating when he gets a call from his friend Vern Fisher, one of the oldest Junkmen in the business. Now an errand of mercy might put Malo on a collision course with ghosts from the past and the highest authority in the known worlds. But Malo takes the call, and the assignment; and so begins a journey that could cost them both their lives
Hemlock Crescent (The Misgivings of the Vampire Lucius Lafayette)
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Series: The Vampire Lucius Lafayette, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,440. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Hemlock Crescent is #3 in The Misgivings of the Vampire Lucius Lafayette series. The vampire Lucius Lafayette has decided to visit Greece. Ancient Greece, where Socrates is a well established philosopher and general. But the vampire is not there so much for Socrates as he is for the werewolves. Athens is in a decades long war with Sparta, a war that looks like they'll be losing.
Ignorance of the Law
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Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(3.25 from 4 reviews)
When a pack of backwoods local yokels begin to lumber toward civilized space in their slapped-together warp speed jalopy, a working-Joe cop has to take action. He soon finds himself in the eternal dilemma of the policeman on the beat: how to strike a balance between justice and enforcing the letter of the law?
Reason To Sing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012 by Short Story Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Short Story Press Presents Reason To Sing by Janet Marie Lewis In a future time, well after all the countries of the world have engaged in a global nuclear event, a select few have survived The Great War and reorganized civilization within a sealed Bubble.
Linda's Highest Calling
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,550. Language: American English. Published: August 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In the tenth and final story in the "Becoming a Hero" series from author Mark Moore, Linda Lancer and Lara Love graduate from high school and get ready to start a new chapter in their lives. "Becoming a Hero" is a quiet, low-key series that explores the making of a hero. There are no big battles, no angst, and no teen melodrama. 4,509 words. Suitable for high-schoolers.
The Ghost Writer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,690. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012 by Big Pulp. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A police detective turned reporter investigates a string of arsons with the help of a mysterious informant in “The Ghost Writer,” the debut novella in Will Jaeger's series of “First Encounters.” But even with inside help, this former cop may not have a chance against a firebug armed with super-sophisticated incendiary devices, the likes of which Earth has never seen.
Reluctant Hero: A Superhero Story (Champion #1)
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Price: Free! Words: 9,010. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Connor Matthews was born with powers that human beings can only dream of, and he could care less. All he wants is to be with his wife, who yearns for a quiet life, and his son, who wants nothing more than to train his dad for the superhero he will one day become. And that day has just arrived.
Star Yawns Episode 3. By David Williams. Smashwords Edition. Copyright (2012) by David Williams
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Series: Star Yawns, Book 3 · Star Yawns, The Savenger hunt. Price: Free! Words: 10,700. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The crew of the DVD go through a time rift and become twenty fours years older. To some of the crew this becomes life threatening. The Captain must find a way to reverse what has happened.
The Eyes of the Deities
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,990. Language: Bulgarian. Published: August 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Five science fiction stories from The Syndicate universe.
Star Sailor #1: The Wolves of Sahlam
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Series: Star Sailor. Price: Free! Words: 10,420. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In a Universe of infinite space, a girl travels by raft amongst the stars.
Outsourced
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Imagine life as a young man in a run-down neighborhood in a big city. There are few jobs to be had outside of crime and the future is bleak. Until, that is, a job opens up unexpectedly... but it's not on Earth and the boss isn't human. In fact, he's probably up to something he shouldn't be, but how can you tell?
The Phazarri Conundrum
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Two broke bounty hunters with a ship and high tech weaponry investigate a planet full of bugs, worms and swamps.
The Beast Within: A Sci-Fi Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
This is a short, short sci-fi story. Approximately 4000 words. Amy Starr knew asteroid mining was dangerous. One small error could kill you. But her desire for the stars outweighed common sense and fear. Now trapped in her disabled ship far from the chance of rescue she has two choices: a lingering half-life or a quick merciful death. Which would you chose?
The Keeper of The Earth
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Price: $1.40 USD. Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Could it be any connection between the sudden disease of a young boy and an asteroid approaches the Earth? Sometime could – if the boy is… the keeper of the Earth.
Jake's Cave
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Series: Paradiso Stories, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,610. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012 by Metamorphosis Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
New guy at the Paradiso Institute, Jake yearns for a career making archeological finds. Instead he’s trapped in a cave by an earthquake, beset upon by alien creatures and has to deal with a group of angry Paradisians. Will he survive and make it back to the human world? A Paradiso Story
Agiliste: It's Bigfoot, Baby
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Price: Free! Words: 16,150. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Step back behind the eyes of former industrial spy Claire Denali for this short look at why Coerdian takes *every* request seriously.
Dr. Dan the Daredevil Dentist in , The Asteroid
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Price: Free! Words: 820. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Dr. Dan is a dentist who also happens to be a daredevil! One day Dan's astronomer friend discovers an asteroid heading for the Earth! Can Dr. Dan stop the asteroid in time?