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General | Adventure | Short stories | Space opera | Apocalyptic | Utopias & dystopias | Military | High tech | Hard sci-fi | Steampunk & retropunk | Cyberpunk
Nexus of the Unexpected - 15 Short Stories by Marco Cultrera
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,030. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Nexus of the Unexpected: 15 short stories with one thing in common, a surprise ending. They are all of a Science Fiction or Fantasy flavour, but each one is different in its combination of style, theme or length. These stories may amuse you with a smidgen of comedy, scare you with a pinch of horror, or amaze you with a dash of magic realism, but they all will blindside you by the end. Guaranteed.
Vampires, WereBears, and Zombies by Marshall Miller
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,070. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Nate was an average guy in an average rut until he met Kindra. Kindra was a lonely girl on a mission, until she met (and bit) Nate. Together, they embark on a road trip and discover a world filled with creatures they thought were only fictional. The journey soon turns serious, as each must use their new strengths and the strengths of their friends to save themselves from a hoard of zombies!
A Study in Conjecture by Sophie M. Shoesmith
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 120,370. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Science fiction » Military(4.57 from 7 reviews)
World War III has erupted. The brutality of the fighting has caused the normally passive organisation of super humans, Psychicae United, to become involved. But not everyone at Psychicae United is interested in peace with the humans who spurn them. Can Avalon defend her country against invaders and traitors alike? And can she concentrate with her charming subordinate, Cato, dogging her every move?
Modus Operandi by Jonathan Ems
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,480. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
One day, the entire world changes. Just about everything else stays the same. Harvard Wilcox is just barely old enough to remember when The Blackout happened. However, at this moment he doesn't remember anything at all.
Down Jump Blues by Jim Fogarty
Price: Free! Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Sully O'Quinn and the team from DL Security find themselves in a race to find a killer and recover a stolen fortune. It started as a simple protection job to escort a shipping executive to a clandestine meeting. But Sully and his team are set up to take the fall for a daring heist and murder committed in the middle of hyperspace. Was the killer still on board, or has one of his team double cross
Singularity War: In the Shadow of the Burned City by Joshua Patton
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 10,260. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Adventure » General
Chapter Three: After an attack on the home of the mysterious Sheriff, a search is underway for the perpetrators and it lands in the village of Lem. The town's custodian knows that war is coming and does his best to avoid bloodshed. The first two chapters are available for download on Smashwords or as an audiobook from the Smoke & Mirrors podcast, episode 89.
Lodestone Book Four: Seeds Across the Sky by Mark Whiteway
Series: Lodestone, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,920. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(4.00 from 1 review)
The discovery of an ancient artefact sends Keris of the kelanni and the human McCann spinning back into the distant past to uncover a threat more terrible than either of them could conceive. 'Seeds Across the Sky' is the fourth book in the best selling Lodestone Series.
The 13th Power War by Terry Wright
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,790. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012 by TWB Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Mathematical genius Dr. Janis Mackey, his wife falsely arrested for treason, must help the Department of Defense return to the green planet, this time with armed shuttles to conquer the aliens, or she’ll be put to death.
Blue Skies (Atopia Chronicles) by Matthew Mather
Price: Free! Words: 12,200. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller(4.00 from 1 review)
Olympia is a high-powered New York advertising executive with perhaps the chance of a lifetime when she lands the biggest account of her life - the new Cognix synthetic reality promotion. The stress, however, is killing her, and she desperately needs relief from the distraction of everything and everyone around her...
The Basics of Flight by Joyce Chng
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,460. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
The Basics of Flight describes young Katherine Riley’s struggle to become an air-ship (called a ‘leo-fin’ in the story) pilot in a steampunk Victorian England
Empire Of Seven Kings by Dmitrij Popik
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 114,090. Language: Russian. Published: October 25, 2012 by irisbook publishers. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Давным давно, в далёкой далёкой галактике… Все вспомнили знаменитые строки Джоржа Лукаса в Звёздных войнах?! Так и в Империи семи королей Российского писателя фантаста Дмитрия Попик, действие первой из семи книг, разворачивается в галактической империи.
Toutatis znaczy Zagłada by Tomasz Biedrzycki
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,930. Language: Polish. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Czy upadek asteroidy jest w stanie zmieść z powierzchni Ziemi cywilizację taką, jaką teraz znamy?. Czy ludzie będą w stanie przetrwać zagładę, czy podzielą los dinozaurów, niszcząc się w bratobójczym boju o resztki zasobów?
Призрак Рахаба by Boris Volostnykh
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,910. Language: Russian. Published: October 25, 2012 by irisbook publishers. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Dramatic fate of seamen and scientists, coming into contact with the terrible ocean elements. Their life intrudes something unknown. They witness the appearance of mysterious creatures. Where there are these creatures? From another world? Creation of God or the Devil? Mysterious creatures disturbed by the invasion of their world, to protect themselves, and destroying aliens, and each other.
Тайны озера Байкал by Valerij Bugaev
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,850. Language: Russian. Published: October 25, 2012 by irisbook publishers. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Young biologist Alexei Kovalev is going to Lake Baikal. He is waiting for work in the secret laboratories of the FSB. Military man fished out of the lake-fish. New discoveries are waiting for Alexis. He is to travel to parallel worlds and distant planets.
There's Starving Vampires in Africa by Sarah E. Seeley
Price: Free! Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 1 review)
When Othel goes to donate blood, he runs into more trouble than he bargained for.
Casting Call by D. Moonfire
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,350. Language: American English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
For the last six years, Marla was a fixture of the wildly successful Donna's Teddy Clubhouse, a show aimed for competitive Caucasian Northern American Girls 14 market. But, age betrayed her and she was fired for not having a profitable enough body according to the exacting standards of the production company.
La Fin Justifie les Moyens by Henry Lion Oldie
You set the price! Words: 3,520. Language: French. Published: October 24, 2012 and represented by K-Group. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
L'héroïne est une jeune ambitieuse qui se moque des convenances. Mais toute la colonie, située sur une planète extraterrestre, adopte la même conduite. Et c'est une véritable épidémie qui commence, une épidémie de folie.
The Karma Corps by Neal Barrett Jr.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,570. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Captain Lars Haggart was a soul waiting to be reborn...but before that blessed event he had been inducted into the Arm of God Regiment, fighting for the beleaguered Churchers on a newly colonized planet. Their foe — demons who could pop into existence, slay and pop out of existence the next instant. The demons were winning that war, driving the living colonists toward extermination.
Terminal Blend by Lori Pescatore
Series: The Blend Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,410. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
An Epic battle is brewing. Can Julie's newly unleashed abilities help save her and her friends? Prepare for a war of otherworldly proportions where the unexpected becomes the norm and nothing is what it seems. Is Julie the key to saving the Earth and her people? Not everyone will survive as the playing field shifts and consequences will
The Craft by Joe Bob Newman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 126,090. Language: American English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(2.00 from 1 review)
The Craft is the story of Larry, who finds a shimmering piece of metal buried on his land. He digs it up and finds that it is an Alien Craft. He learns to fly it and takes trips to the Moon, Mars and Venus. The Air Force takes The Craft away from him but has to hire Larry to fly it. He has many adventures in the craft, including finding a creature on Mars.