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Upbeats 2: Crime After Crime by Erin Sheena Byrne
Series: Upbeats, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 34,730. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Sequel to Upbeats! It's been a month since five teenagers met a friendly alien who told them about a threat to Earth, gave them superpowers, and they saved the day. Now they need to find the villain who got away. The only problem is they don't know where to start. They decide to try and draw him out by getting into as many newspapers, headlines and TV reports as they can. But is that wise?
The Thunderbird Project by Rebecca Harwell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,700. Language: American English. Published: August 12, 2013 by Necro Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Superheroes
The Thunderbird project was an FBI-run group of superhumans until they were unceremoniously disbanded and sent out into the world to live normal lives. But unfortunately for the red-headed, mean-tempered Jupiter, being 18-foot tall makes blending into society pretty much impossible. Now someone is killing her teammates and she just wants to find them and make them pay so she can go back to hiding.
The Solarian by Jacob M. Drake
Series: The Many Worlds of the Solarian, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,710. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013 by Crescent Suns eBooks. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
On Earth super-powered beings exist, but the being known as The Solarian is the most powerful of them all, that is until another hero falls from the sky and crashes bodily onto the streets of New York City out of nowhere and then it's up to The Solarian to not only figure out who he is and where he came from, but answer the question as to why this being is nearly a replica of himself.
Book Two: Roc (A Histories of Purga Novel) by Rustin Petrae
Series: Histories of Purga, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,120. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Purga is devolving into chaos as Wilhelm Coran gains more and more control. The more people he corrupts, the more powerful he becomes. The only chance at stopping him rests with an unlikely pair, Rone (a Rook Prince) and Keiara (the daughter of the Terra Chieftain). But he soon realizes that finding her is the least of their problems.
Razza Ma'Razza: It's Called a Snuggly Puff, Silly Boy by J.A. Johnson
Price: Free! Words: 3,770. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Razza Ma'Razza is the biggest media star in the galaxy; loved and adored by billions. Yet, she can't help believing that her talk show host rival, Brock Caster, is somehow always one-upping her. So, after "The Caster" brings his new pet onto his talk show, Razza is bound and determined to outdo her ratings nemesis. The results are not quite what anyone expects.
System Failure: Book 2 of Digital Evolution by Ross Willard
Series: Digital Evolution, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,610. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A year after Tommy was thrust into a world of sentient machines and genetically engineered soldiers, he finds himself needing help. But help is never free, not when you want a favor from the Nospious or assistance from the Society of Machines. Tommy has to solve the murder of a man who isn’t dead and find a weapon that might not exist. One thing is certain: it’s going to be a long week.
Web of Life by Paul Joseph
Series: Through the Fold, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 241,060. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Sally scarcely arrives on Earth before being called back into service. A Japanese ship is heading for the fold and may be trying to contact the Masters. Sally commands a military crew armed with deadly weapons. But then they find themselves trapped in a realm that makes defies logic with intelligent beings beyond human understanding and a beast that seeks revenge for crimes they can’t imagine.
Ice Phoenix by Sulin Young
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 150,820. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy(4.80 from 5 reviews)
From across the distant stars and galaxies they watched Terrana, baffled at how a young, uncivilised girl from Sector Thirteen could possess the power to traverse back and forth through Space and into their worlds. Terrana's idyllic life changes forever when she is wrenched from her home and transported to Sector One, an area in Space teeming with powerful beings and mind-blowing technology.
Inter Galactic Peacemakers by Yathansh Sharma
Series: Inter Galactic Peacemakers, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 24,090. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A small science fiction, fantasy story about the struggle of two Inter Galactic Agents in order to survive on Bermuda Triangle with their friends without letting them know about their identity, and stopping any kind of alien that lives there who can be threat to their lives.
The Dark Society (Max and the Gatekeeper Book IV) by James Todd Cochrane
Series: Max and the Gatekeeper, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,430. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Two years after the mysterious disappearance of the ancient magical book, the universe has become an even more dangerous place. Hudich and his evil followers continue their quest for total domination of all worlds. At the same time, the rise of a secret society, infesting the highest levels of government, threatens to overthrow the United States.
Wing Beaters by JDeWayne Pierce
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(5.00 from 1 review)
A postgraduate student working on a doctorate in Exobiology is sent to a backwater planet. No one has been to the planet in over two centuries and the older records are not always reliable. It is cataloged as unclaimed and safe, but the truth is always elusive.
The Key to My Heart by Michael Cnudde
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,690. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Chance Gannon is washed-up P.I. who survives in post-war San Francisco by taking divorce cases and drinking by himself at night. When he’s gunned down in his own office by a mysterious and beautiful femme fatale, it launches him on one last case that not only threatens his life, but the entire world!
Scheralt: Marooned by Marel Lenmen
Price: Free! Words: 53,910. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Marissa and the traders arrive on the planet Ninovan to trade for crystals. A simple trade but nothing is simple on Ninovan. They find there is no trading at the spaceport. Instead, the crew must travel to a native Trade Center. The natives hate offworlders. Xeres want something from the natives. Marissa finds herself caught between the natives, the military, Xeres, and the rest of the traders.
Lab Rats by Ulf Wolf
Price: Free! Words: 14,080. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(3.33 from 3 reviews)
Fennel is a lab rat with a (strong) mind of his own. Part of an experiment to isolate the precise pheromones that drive rats to procreate, he decides to not cooperate, at all. To go on a mating strike. And not only that, he enlists the agreement from his lab-rat friends to do the same. With some interesting fallout.
The Candidate and the Engineer by Dwayne Phillips
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,670. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A candidate for Congress is Iowa astonishes the crowds and earns the suspicions of the New York media crowd. What is that black box in front of him and who is the engineer at his side?
Sereine: Book One of the Hunter Trilogy by Kurrie Hoyt
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,270. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(5.00 from 1 review)
When the fragile status quo between humans and the blood-hungry sirens is threatened, one Hunter finds himself thrust into the middle of a potential war and is forced to seek help from one of the very monsters he is sworn to destroy. Can Frank Donaldson learn the disturbing truth of the sirens and avert catastrophe before humanity finds itself knocked off the top of the food chain?
Skin Deep by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,200. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
When Cullaene learns the colonists want to question him about a murder, he fears for his life. But he must also think about the daughter of the people who took him in. She appears sick, and Cullaene soon realizes only he can help her. But helping her might mean sacrificing his own life.
Outcasts by Valjeanne Jeffers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
In an alternate steamfunk Haiti, at the height of General Toussaint's revolution, two lovers separated by class and a young woman whose love is forbidden, are thrust into war, sorcery and a quest for liberation on their own terms. . . On the island of Saint-Domingue, in the dead of night, thousands of slaves crept silently along the path through the trees and wiry brush to Bois Caïman. . .