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The Cost of Victory (Crimson Worlds II) by Jay Allan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,430. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Third Frontier War is raging, and all across human-occupied space worlds are burning. Massive fleets struggle for dominance and kilometer-long war ships exchange thermonuclear barrages. On the ground, Colonel Erik Cain, hero of the Marine Corps, leads his crack troops again into combat, seeking the final battle. Crimson Worlds Book II Sequel to Marines
Loodgieters van de vijfde dimensie by Django Mathijsen
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 3,180. Language: Dutch. Published: October 16, 2012 by e-Publikant. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Als 's ochtends vroeg mensen het huis van elektroverkoper Sinko binnenvallen, komt hij achter de oorzaak van de zwaartekrachtschommelingen die de aarde teisteren. En plotseling is het aan Sinko om de hele wereld te redden...
Gebeurtenissen op d'Artagnandag by Anaïd Haen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: Dutch. Published: October 16, 2012 by e-Publikant. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Kapitein Arild heeft het niet makkelijk. Zijn boordcomputer Cassiopeia is niet van plan hem te laten ontkomen aan de Interplanetaire Aardse Cultuurdagen. Met laarzen die klemmen in zijn knieholtes, een veer op zijn hoed waar hij van moet niesen en een degen die hem in de weg zit moet Arild zich ook nog eens de invasionisten van het lijf slaan ...
Dragon Rising by Russ Crossley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Assigned Special Operations Agent: Jesse Splint Capability: Athletic, deadly in all forms of combat, armed and unarmed. Has one hundred thirty two recorded kills. Code name: Dragon Mission: Discover source of zombie infection and neutralize threat before infection spreads. Use of deadly force with extreme prejudice authorized. Probability of success: less than 10%
Tessa Coyle: Science Police - The Obsolete Prometheus by James "Grim" Desborough
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,160. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Science City demands a very special kind of police force. A police force that knows the cutting edge, can cope with the strange and with the heroism and judgement to mete out ethical justice in an ever changing environment. Enter Tessa Coyle, Science Police. A short, pulp story.
If by Gabriel Archer
Price: Free! Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(5.00 from 3 reviews)
What if there was a microchip that could be implanted in your child's head which would generate an imaginary friend for them? What if the friends stayed after the chip was removed? What if you stopped denying that you're intrigued and download the story already?
The After-Hero by Gabriel Archer
Price: Free! Words: 6,140. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire(4.00 from 1 review)
The After-Hero, the guy that's always in the heroes' shadow, twisted by existential woes and sexual perversions, wishing to be a protagonist himself... alas no one writes about him.
Access Restricted by David Rogers
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
The year is 2199. In this futuristic time there are civil wars evolving all over the world and even here in North America the United States is no longer united, several states have withdraw led literally from the constitution and due to a major earthquake the entire state of California is now under water. The whole state of Florida is now a highly secured prison. The city of Boston, Massachusetts
LYCCYX Episode 1: The Declaration by Brian Barber
Series: LYCCYX, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 7,880. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Don't miss an Amazon #1 in 2 categories (Dystopian and Colonization Science Fiction). The year is 2065. Earth is overpopulated and our resources, spent. Our last hope is to colonize the moon. Called the Haven Project - an experiment designed to transform the lunar grit into a rich oasis. Unfortunately, in our haste to create a new world we created our worst enemy - LYCCYX
Buck Johnson: Dragon Roundup by Wyatt McLaren
Series: Buck Johnson, Book 5. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A successful dragon drive two months ago should have filled Buck Johnson’s and Skeeter Evans’ pockets. And it did – for a few weeks. Now they’re back to wrangling dragons to recoup their losses, attempting to round up unclaimed dragons in the mountainous Leptok Territory. “Buck Johnson: Dragon Roundup” is a short story (approximately 6,800 words).
Solar Cycle 24 by Darrel Bird
Price: Free! Words: 15,590. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic(3.00 from 1 review)
An Amateur radio operator discovers a signal coming from space where it ought not to be. He and his wife are carried off to a government facility; their every day life turned upside down. Soon they realize that they must get out at all costs as they learn more about Solar Cycle 24.
Frame Story: Seven Stories of Sci Fi & Fantasy, Horror & Humor by Adam Pracht
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,790. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
From the host of the popular "Cheapskates" segment on the Hugo-Award winning podcast "StarShipSofa", "Frame Story" features seven short stories with the rich description and twisted endings of writer Adam Pracht. "Frame Story" was a finalist in the "Stuff You Should Know" podcast Horror Fiction contest.
Ragnarok (A Jack Sigler Thriller) by Jeremy Robinson
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 105,560. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012 by Breakneck Media. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
It starts with a thunderous crack and a flash of light. Screams come next. Then the hunters. With a staccato flicker, the light disappears and everything within a hundred yard radius goes with it. A massive crater is all that remains where a chunk of the world has gone missing. In response, Jack Sigler, Callsign: King and his black ops team take action.
Beef Stew from Anna Lou by James Hampton
Price: Free! Words: 17,780. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This Halloween you're invited to dine at Murl's Famous Country Buffet, a place where folks gather to enjoy good food, friendly service, and a warm, down-home atmosphere as the world around them comes to a screaming end. Step right in and let our charming hostess, Anna Lou, find you a seat. We hope you enjoy your meal. It's probably your last.
The Space Gypsies by Wayne Greenough
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 75,160. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012 by eXtasy Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Is there a world, anywhere in the universe, for The Space Gypsies? The Valdarian Double Star System will go into a black hole in two Tian centuries. Because of that, ten billion people will enter The Beyond. Is there any escape for them? Derek Rawn thinks so. In fact Derek Rawn knows so.
Hunting Comp. by Michael Carter
Price: Free! Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(4.00 from 3 reviews)
A Cautionary Tale of Time Travel. How much fun would it be to hunt a dinosaur with an Enfield rifle?
Comet! (an Ell Donsaii story #5 ) by Laurence E Dahners
Series: The Ell Donsaii stories. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,310. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
"Comet!" is the fifth in a series of near future SciFi/Thrillers whose young heroine Ell Donsaii has a nerve mutation which has rendered her a genius and an athletic phenomenon. In “Comet!” she and her team begin exploring outer space using the wormholes she produced in "Rocket." Unfortunately Comet Hearth-Daster is on a trajectory to strike the Earth. If it hits it will wipe out civilization!
The Kindly Ones by Melissa Scott
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 131,470. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Orestes was a cruel world, cold and inhospitable. Its first colonists were castaways from a crash landing, cling to survival through the institution of strict socio political pontrols. Over the generations life grew somewhat easier, but the code of honour remained. Misdeeds and errors were paid for with blood.
The Marguerite Effect by M. David Ward
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,350. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » General(4.00 from 1 review)
While daydreaming in the sun over dinner, Professor Chris Aitken realises that the wine recommended by wine waitress “Marguerite” has unique properties. When Marguerite vanishes with the only sample of the wine, Chris calls on his former protégé Philippe for help. Together they uncover a plan so audacious that an alien government is willing to consider unthinkable sanctions to prevent it.