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C-Shapes by Matthew Fish
Price: Free! Words: 71,060. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Eight years after a virus caused half of the population of the world to go mentally unstable, a man named Ethan chase signs up to become a "Sitter" or caretaker for two unstables. One of them, a 'Mirror' and the other a highly functioning 'Amnesiac.' As Ethan forges an unlikely friendship with his two cases--he is swept up in events that cause him to rethink what normal means.
Bones of Ice by A. L. Strezze
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,230. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013 by Anura Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Stranded on an uninhabited planet, Jade's only hope is to survive long enough for colonists to arrive and send her home. But what if they're not coming? 12,735 words
The Icarian Legacy : BRAVE SOULS by Kocho Trajchevski
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 132,770. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military(5.00 from 1 review)
The small world they left never noticed them leaving and neither its furry inhabitants. They never noticed that someone took their friends and mates. In their world when someone disappeared he was usually dead. And they never thought that those that were taken will represent their future. On this world life continued like before and it stayed like that for almost a million years. The furry creatur
Επιστροφή στο Μέλλον by Διαμαντής Φλωράκης
Series: Η 11/λογία της Υπαρξιακής Αναρχίας/Εσχατολογικής Ουτοπίας. Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 35,090. Language: Greek. Published: March 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Τι συμβαίνει όταν νεκρανασταίνονται τα ανθρώπινα ένστικτα, που ο πολιτισμός -φτάνοντας στα έσχατα όριά του- είχε αφανίσει; Πώς το Καλό αντιμετώπισε το Κακό στην τελευταία του επίθεση, λίγο πριν από το τέλος της Ιστορίας και την ερμηνεία της; Τι συμβαίνει όταν επιστρέφει το Μέλλον; Όταν ο Άνθρωπος συγκρούεται με το Απόλυτο;
For Joyce by JT Pearson
Price: Free! Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Famous writer Joyce Carol Oates is a young girl on the verge of beginning her writing career when a strange being visits her.
Green Haven by Paul Kater
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,120. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The appearance of The Black Flyer, a television super hero, shakes up the city of Green Haven. A group of role playing gamers wonders why the police and the army are apparently helpless against this super hero who doesn't act like the TV original and decide to take him on themselves.
The Ducati Girl, Darwin, and the Pig of Nebraska by Alfonso Borello
Series: The Ducati Girl, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
And then came Homo Erectus―the upright monkey―and the Ducati Girl. The original theory on the evolution of man is still uncertain; evolutionists couldn't agree on the real face of all these homos, and after all this fuss, life seems to have started all of the sudden, out of nowhere; fossils are the testimonies, right? The Ducati Girl is skeptical and she wants answers. Can the truth be revealed?
Tooth & Claw by Melody Hewson
Price: Free! Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.33 from 3 reviews)
The orks are a savage race who live short, hard lives. From the moment they are born to the day they die, life is a struggle for survival and honor. Tooth & Claw is about the coming of age ritual of a young ork boy who wants to become a brun. But to join the ranks of the adults, he must first prove his worth by taming the most dangerous creature in their world.
The Gravity of the Situation by Tina Shelton
Price: Free! Words: 8,300. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Join our heroine as she tries to escape the clutches of the unscrupulous Ari Kozlov. With the help of a young slave, Pura, they will go on a daring ride. What else can they do? Ari Kozlov owns the rest of the planet, and now he must own Syrah. Where can they go to be free?
Children of the Plague by Gregory Carrico
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,610. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » General(5.00 from 1 review)
In the darkest corners of Manhattan, a battle like no other rages. The city hides a group of survivors of the nanite plague, and a brother and sister born to defend their race. With a touch that destroys nanites, Lanni, sister of Alex, is their last chance. Can she save her brother? Can she protect mankind's only hope? Or will she be responsible for the destruction of the last humans on Earth?
Star Wars: A Certain Point of View by David Gremillion
Price: Free! Words: 20,270. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A series of short stories based on the characters I have written in my two novels. Those that have read Star Wars: Awakening and Star Wars: Split Horizons will enjoy learning more about these characters. If you haven't read my novels, they're on smashwords so enjoy them as well!
Empty Urns Launched Into Stars by Brian S. Wheeler
Series: Vain Are the Stars. Price: Free! Words: 14,000. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Paul Seton and Marshall Lincoln are unique dealers in the Singularity. With a little wealth and a lot of faith, clients in Paul and Marshall's office may circumvent death by painlessly uploading their souls into the machine. Paul and Marshall's freedom and sanity are thrown into jeopardy when a tycoon's ambition to ride the Singularity to the stars threatens to expose the Singularity's secrets.
Shade of Evil (G1: The Guardians, #1) by Steve K Smy
Series: G1: The Guardians, Part 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,740. Language: British English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A simple man bears a terrible burden, unknowing. Now, that burden is killing him, seeking freedom from his exhausted hulk. Freedom to satisfy its evil hunger.
Daisy Wong: The Hell of the Time-Travelling Sinners by Jamie McNabb
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,560. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(Short Story, Science Fiction, Mystery) The discovery of a murder victim wedged against the intake screen of a sewage-reclamation plant sends Lt. Daisy Wong on a dangerous chase for the killer. She follows the trail through a mirrored maze of desperate politicians, a slumming debutante, seedy bars, drugged-out body builders, and dope dealers. Her own boss may have even turned crooked.
Daisy Wong: The Runaway Concubine by Jamie McNabb
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,650. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(Science Fiction, Novelette Plus a Bonus Novelette) When one of tong boss Snakeskin Wong's favored concubines disappears, he calls in his niece, Space Marshal Daisy Wong, to track her down and return the misguided young woman to the bosom of his family. The trail leads Daisy across the solar system, from dives to resorts. The road is paved with deception, genetic engineers, and murder.
Falcon Lord -- Book One: The Lost Isle of Perpetua (An Epic Steampunk Fantasy Novel) by D. A. Metrov
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 79,290. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Average Amazon Customer Reviews—5 Stars! An Epic Steampunk Fantasy Novel—A reclusive orphan boy from an old lineage of falcon riders must unite his community to defeat an evil genius who's plundering resources and destroying the lost Isle of Perpetua.
Butcher, Baker and Replicant Maker by Brian S. Wheeler
Series: Vain Are the Stars. Price: Free! Words: 15,230. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Nigel Hightower cannot sleep in a world built upon dreams. The machine has shunned Mr. Hightower, refusing to give him digital manifestations of his dreams. So Mr. Hightower finds solace in crafting replicas of the lost world's wildlife for the children too young for the computer, until a series of updates threatens Mr. Hightower's audience so that none remain to call him “replicant maker.”
Ivan the Backward Man by Larry Porter
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 125,080. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Ivan Solansky was born in 2040. The year the story opens is 2005. Ivan is celebrating his thirty-fifth birthday as he moves backward in time. This is the story of a lonely man, a man whose circumstances prevent him from forming any relationships, man or woman, lover or friend. The story of Ivan is unusual, certainly, but is not much different from that of many of us who find life lonely.
Daisy Wong: The Hell of the Missing Days by Jamie McNabb
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,590. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(SHORT STORY PLUS A BONUS STORY) When a part-time smuggler and full-time mortician goes missing, Daisy's superiors assign her to find him. The trail begins on Praxis, a Bavarian-themed LaGrange colony. It plunges below the Alpine surface and enters a warren of blind alleys and dead-end tunnels. The deeper she goes, the more certain she becomes that she's entered The Hell of the Missing Days.