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A Galaxy Beyond
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,370. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Queen Phoebus, ruler of Zerus on the Planet Sumara, threatened by civil war and a maverick star. “Sular, our world is threatened by chaos.” Her gaze shifted to Tyrus and Densan. “What’s to become of all of us if these Barbarians win this dreadful war?” “You must warn the Queen! Flee for your lives!” he yelled. “The planet Erias has rocketed out of its orbit and is now hurtling toward us through
The Speculative Edge, Issue 4, November 2012
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,090. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The usual mix of interviews, stories and poems, plus a extended review section this month to help with your holiday shopping.
Discovery (Science of Psionics Book #1)
Series: The Science of Psionics. Price: Free! Words: 50,640. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(1.00 from 1 review)
An average couple suddenly find themselves in a not-so-average situation after an odd thunderstorm leaves them with psionic abilities. As they begin to discover what new things they can do, they bring in three friends to help them experiment. When attempts to share these abilities meet early failure, frustration and impatience take over and one of the friends turns out to be not so reliable.
Perfect Weapon
Series: Double Helix, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,690. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
PERFECT WEAPON is the third book in the award-winning DOUBLE HELIX series. Betrayed by his friends and abandoned to a life sentence in a maximum-security prison, Danyael receives freedom and sanctuary from an unlikely quarter—the Mutant Assault Group. When a terrorist group strikes Washington, D.C., how far will Danyael go to defend a government that sent him to prison to die?
Perfect Betrayal
Series: Double Helix, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,820. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
PERFECT BETRAYAL is the second book in the award-winning DOUBLE HELIX series. Danyael Sabre, an alpha empath, is stalked by the military that covets his ability to kill, not heal. As powerful forces threaten those he cares for, Danyael has only two options. He can betray his values and abandon the path of the healer, or he can wait to be betrayed, not by enemies, but by his friends.
The Blood of Father Time, Book 2: The Mystic Clan's Grand Plot
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 97,550. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012 by Imagination Fully Dilated Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Blood of Father Time, Book 2: The Mystic Clan's Grand Plat, is a time-travel fantasy inspired by actual historical events and the outlaw clans of early eighteen-hundreds Tennessee.
Dark Grid
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 114,320. Language: American English. Published: October 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Action
In the wake of a devastating solar event, the likes of which hasn't been seen since 1859, the electrical grids of the entire planet have shorted out. One small group strikes out on their own and is allowed to attach themselves to the local National Guard. With no communication with higher authority, the group relocates to Natchez Trace State Park for the duration of the crisis.
Sweet Potato Pie
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 6,160. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012 by Eye of the Eagle. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Grandpa promised the aliens would come. And now the invasion is here. Johnny can stand around watching as the aliens take over his town or he can take action and warn his friends. Only thing is, no one believes him. In fact, Johnny’s not sure he believes it himself. Is his town really being overrun by aliens? Or has genetic manipulation finally gone too far?
A Light in the Merced River (Short Story)
Price: Free! Words: 4,940. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In an alternate-history Steampunk America, missionary John Muir must choose between his two great loves: nature and Creation.
The Island
Series: Head in the Clouds: Short Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,010. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In the middle of the second world war, scientists start vanishing all over the world. When Lily's husband is snatched away, she teams up with her brother in law to unravel what is happening to all the world's geniuses. After a year of traveling the world looking for clues, they are led to a mystery island in the eye of a never ending storm. A place that holds more danger than they ever expected
Don't Be a Hero: A Superhero Novel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 121,040. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: October 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
It's a bad time to be a superhero. When the world turned its back on metahumans, the golden age of superheroes came crashing down. Now a mysterious supercriminal is making one final bid for power, and with no one else left to protect the world, ex-hero Spook must risk everything to take him down. There will be no reprieve, no negotiation. War is coming. Put on the mask. There’s work to be done.
The Loss of Demeter 4
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,140. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012 by Alder Book Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The new colony is under attack by an unknown source, destroying out-buildings and equipment. The colonists have tried to fight back, but have only had limited success, and have decided to leave. But can they escape in time, or will they all perish before help arrives.
Castes Book 2: So Very Dead
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,800. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, 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? When a woman receives a phone call from her late fiance, she hires Owen and Jessica to investigate.
Daisies of Mars
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,300. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Nick's new job on Mars isn't so boring anymore.
Lore of the Underlings: Episode 3 ~ Fyryx
Series: Lore of the Underlings. Price: Free! Words: 9,570. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Lore of the Underlings continues. In this episode: While on nightwatch for his fallen friend, the beautiful vell Arrowborne, Fyryx Hurx reveals much about the people he leads -- the Treasured of Syland -- a chosen folk cast long ago into the internal exile of an unforgiving wilderness by the clever and farseeing Semperor. Of himself he reveals much as well, as he ponders a new threat from without.
Sudden Death of a Star (NaNoWriMo 2011) DRAFT
Price: Free! Words: 50,950. Language: British English. Published: October 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(1.00 from 1 review)
The crew of a small research ship are witnessing the premature death of a small star, similar in size to Sol. They watch as several ships attempt to escape one of the planets in orbit of that star. Most of the creatures are killed by their inadequate space craft until one better built manages to escape their home world safely.
Genetopia
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 87,250. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012 by infinity plus. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Searching for his missing sister, Flint encounters a world where illness is to be feared, where genes mutate and migrate between species through plague and fever. This is the story of the struggles between those who want to defend their heritage and those who choose to embrace the new. "A minor masterpiece that should usher Brooke at last into the recognized front ranks of SF writers" (Locus)
Goodbye, Padania
Series: Daria Rigoletti. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,120. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Daria is a young woman from the south of Italy. Seduced by a priest, she never forgets and never forgives. Years later, she is in the independent, racist state of Padania, carved out of Italy. She has a contract to fulfil: a contract to kill. The look in her victim Mercurio’s eyes stops her, and from then on Daria herself is on the run. She does everything to give up killing, but can she?
Space Eldritch
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 108,370. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(3.75 from 4 reviews)
Startling Stories meets Weird Tales in SPACE ELDRITCH, a volume of seven original novelettes and novellas of Lovecraftian pulp space opera.
Het David Effect
Price: Free! Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In een dystopische toekomst neemt Het David Effect ons mee naar Holland-onder-de-zee waar geavanceerde computer- en biotechnologie strijden met de gevestigde orde om voor eens en altijd uit te maken wie een bepalende stem krijgt in het lot van de mensheid.