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Sparks - Tales from the Provinces by Joseph Bouchard
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Welcome to the Provinces. This anthology contains 6 flash-fiction stories set within an engaging steampunk sci-fi style world. You will meet key players in my upcoming novels, both heroes and villains, as they struggle through important moments in their lives. These backstory snapshots help lay the groundwork for things to come. This is an excellent introduction to my work. Enjoy the journey!
The Orion Plague - Plague Wars Series Book 6 by David VanDyke
Series: Plague Wars, Book 7. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 89,850. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Guns blazing, Master Sergeant Repeth and her team search the nuclear wasteland for her kidnapped fiancé, while Spooky Nguyen prepares Earth's first Space Marines for duty aboard the experimental battleship Orion. But even commanded by Navy Captain Henrich Absen, Orion is hopelessly outclassed, and only by supreme sacrifice can Earth be saved. For now, that is - because The Destroyer is on its way.
Lunen: Triblood by Ahmed Al-Sheikh
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,070. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When Winnie Winters is whisked away to a strange new world, her life takes on a new adventurous path that she never imagined possible. Once there, Winnie meets a young Triblood by the name of Lunen, and together, they begin on an exciting journey filled with the unexpected. Fighting side by side with Lunen, Winnie will soon learn more about this new world of monsters and evil men.
Virtual Hero by R. L. Copple
Price: Free! Words: 14,440. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013 by Ethereal Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Superheroes in space! Not just any superheroes—virtual superheroes. Four exciting stories of Jeremy, Mickey, and Bridget from the Virtual Chronicles world await your enjoyment. From their base on Titan, the trio find plenty of exciting challenges for their new powers. You can join them on these fun adventures as they go where no virtual superhero has gone before.
Well of Souls by Eric Feka
Price: Free! Words: 8,320. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013 by Hercules Bantas. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
What if God wasn't a moral being and just creates life, and guides life, and propagates life? What if souls are the lifeblood of the system, eternally circulating? What if life is tied to a planet like a soul is tied to a body? What if life sometimes needs protection? Like our bodies, which have white blood cells to battle infection? Meet Alex, one of life's white blood cells.
The Legion Rises: Omnibus by Ryan James Fitzgerald
Series: The Legion Rises. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 101,390. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
After abandoning their transport ship, the crew and passengers of the Starship Mathias crash land on an unknown and hostile planet—Deus. They discover fantastic and malevolent creatures on the planet's surface as they search for the other survivors and are soon drawn into a maniacal sorcerer's scheme to turn himself into a god and destroy all life in the universe, one planet at a time.
Four Times Blessed by Alexa Liguori
Price: Free! Words: 78,400. Language: American English. Published: July 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias(5.00 from 2 reviews)
What if one of history's (cough) less-fortunate heroes got a second chance? All sugar-and-spice, adventurous Crusa is once again in the embrace of her aunt's magical kitchen. Her family (or at least, one side of it) is thrilled, because (finally!) they can throw her a most-advantageous wedding. Her escapades get a rough start, as her not-quite-fairy godparents get her a bodyguard, the fiery Lium.
The Darkness by Eddie Drueding
Series: Arraborough, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,020. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2013 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Arraborough series continues with Book 2, "the Darkness." Book 1, "The Unimaginable Road" introduced a strange animal planet and the small group of friends who decided to build a safe haven from the deep-laid intrigues of their modern society.
Double Helix Crucifix by Jeffrey R. Westen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,690. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic(5.00 from 1 review)
When greed and faith collide, two powerful men and a beautiful televangelist construct a plan to gain control of the world’s dwindling oil reserves by creating a clone of Jesus to lead America in a new Crusade. But unknown to them, a second clone is born far from their guidance to a young Hispanic woman who hides away the child she believes is Christ incarnate.
Nymphomation by Jeff Noon
Price: $4.62 USD. Words: 85,130. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Manchester is gripped by a new lottery game - "Domino Bones". Every Friday night, Manchester stills as the bones tumble into the winning combination. But there is only one real winner - the company that is taking over the city's dreams. Only a band of students can save the city from takeover.
Girl Power by PT Dilloway
Series: Girl Power, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 71,560. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013 by Planet 99 Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When a supervillain's weapon turns Earth's greatest male heroes into its greatest heroines, they enter a whole new world. Can Apex Girl, Velocity Gal, the Mermaid, and Midnight Spectre come together in time to save the world?
Over Mount Fuji by Joel Huan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,650. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
When seven fighter jets disappear over the Pacific with no evidence of a crash, Wulfstein discovers more than he could have ever thought: something monstrous that crawls right out of ancient mythology into our twenty-first century.
The Martian Wave: 2013 by J Alan Erwine
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,880. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013 by Nomadic Delirium Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The 2013 issue of The Martian Wave, now being published by Nomadic Delirium Press, brings you stories and poems that look at the exploration and colonization of the universe, with a special focus on our solar system. In this issue, you'll find colonists being stalked on an alien world, murder, dangerous missions to planetary moons, and aliens, lots of aliens, meddling in human evolution.
The Infinite Within by Michael Drakich
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,230. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Going into outer space calls to Astronaut Brooke Jones like the sirens of old, and when the chance to be part of the first manned mission to Mars arises, she is ecstatic. But little does she know the fate that awaits her on the surface of the red planet or the results of her encounter when she gets back to Earth.
The Quantum Gate by Patrick C. Van Slyke
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,770. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Hard-Metal Defense Corp makes physics professor Shawn Bender an offer that he cannot refuse; a paid sabbatical from Princeton, unlimited resources and a crack team of scientist. Their goal is to take the quantum computer out of the mathematical realm and to build the world’s first working model. The possibilities to aid mankind are endless; if it can be done.
Astraeus 5 by Graham M. Phillips
Price: Free! Words: 31,340. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Will Hunt was expecting another major headache when he received the call from despatch. What he couldn't have anticipated was finding himself in another reality and going to Astraeus 5 with his counterpart, Billy.
After The Metaphysics by Erik Ga Bean
Series: The Metaphysics Brace, Last. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,070. Language: British English. Published: July 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Elisabeth's world ended when she was forced to leave university before the end of her course. After centuries serving as an immortal royal flunky on a planet that doesn't even have a name, she is yearning to return to the 1990s English undergraduate student scene. The uninvited tigers in the kitchen are far from her only obstacle in this keenly awaited sequel to "Physics with Metaphysics".
Dreamworlds 8: Lures and Legacies by Victory Low
Series: Dreamworlds, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,890. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Time grows short. The Cult of Gaia grows desperate. They bring new weapons and new allies to bear. The Knights Alliance plan to drive them out. Colin and Alicia plan to hide. Katrin plans to fight. But nobody could possibly have planned for the surprises to come.
The Cagliostro Chronicles by Ralph L Angelo Jr
Series: The Cagliostro Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,470. Language: American English. Published: July 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(3.50 from 2 reviews)
In the year 2089 man's first faster than light space flight is about to begin, but where it ends will be filled with action, danger, adventure and the truth about a century plus old conspiracy that is set to tear humanity and the earth apart! Join Mark Johnson and his handpicked crew of adventurers as they seek to unravel this mystery before earth's enemies destroy the planet and everyone upon it!
Roach's Run by Christopher Waston
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,420. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Deep space exploration ramped up. While governments search the black with top-notch scientists running expensive robots and drones; corporations cornered the market. Hiring their staff for little more than room, board and a promised portion of any find, Prism Corp flings ships into the universe. The frontline – Suicide Squad – explores with little to live for and often expire before their contract