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The Forgiving Execution
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,770. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When Stacey Shields learns the man who murdered her parents twelve years earlier wants the forgiving execution, she must gather up the courage to grant the request. Under this new process, murderer Jim Bird would be transformed into a harmless piece of flesh with an empathic link to her. Forgiving should not be taken lightly.
Crusade, Book 4 of The Turner Chronicles
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 117,140. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012 by Brian Rathbone. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Three years after being named the Chin emperor Aaron Turner is busy building a new capital city and hiring archeologists, two endeavors he could happily pursue for the next several years. Unfortunately, his divided empire is close to war against itself, assassins are still trying to kill him, entire nations want his head, and a Talented prophet has declared a multinational religious crusade.
Charlie's Egg
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012 by Towhee Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Charlie would get into a lot less trouble if he didn't listen to his Egg. Sure, the Eggs said they wanted to help humanity, but Charlie's just seemed to like making mayhem. With Charlie caught in the middle. But when it offers to take him to the moon, what choice does he have? The alternative would probably kill him. Margaret Castle offers a snarky look at a — supposedly — benign alien invasion.
Time Mgmt for Mercenaries
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Series: Mercenaries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 66,970. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
(3.75 from 4 reviews)
This book sets the stage:- Are you disillusioned with today's world, or is your future bleak? Do you hanker for the simpler times of the past? If that's the case, how do Travel, Adventure and Good Pay sound to you? Merely answer a couple of questions for me — can you handle a bow, a spear, perhaps a sword? Don't miss the opportunity I'm offering — help change history a millennium at a time
Mind Games
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 106,720. Language: American English. Published: July 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Conditioned to enhance his inborn ability to acutely perceive another's emotional state, Klavik investigates a royal assassination in parsecs-distant Eden, a terraformed pleasure world operated by a distant syndicate of alien exotics. When his two important companions are taken hostage by an exotic alien telepath, Klavik combats the alien's mental assaults in a rapacious, psychic battle of wills.
Olympus Mons
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 99,460. Language: American English. Published: July 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A “miracle enzyme” enables carbon dioxide-oxygen conversion within the organism, opening the hostile Martian environment to colonization. After a quake, the aqueduct fails; waterless Burroughs Enclave teeters, may become a "lost colony." Former intel op and alpinist Jesperson and his work-partner Barnes lead a semi-suicidal trek up the volcano's heights in a desperate attempt to effect repairs.
Silent By Night Part 1
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Price: Free! Words: 5,110. Language: American English. Published: July 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Sora Takinago is a robot designed by the poor but renowned scientist in in the town of Irabara, Japan. The town is known for science and its vast population of robots. These robots roam the yards and streets and homes all alike in the town Irabara. Sora is anything but your standard robot. In fact Sora is first genetically engineered robot with human DNA.
Tomorrow, the Stars
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 100,740. Language: American English. Published: July 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Perplexed by an unearthly stranger's inexplicable presence, Cosmologist Roger Shore and associates, involved in a program to develop FTL interstellar flight, become vulnerable to hindrance and near-lethal interference from a malicious, dedicated alien entity warning that FTL is a maturation benchmark for all "juvenile" species qualifying humanity's inclusion in a forum of galactic intelligences.
No One Goes There Now
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 100,100. Language: American English. Published: July 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Colonizing the galaxy’s near reaches, the myriad, mutated children of Earth are loosely governed by Imperium Terrestriana's hierarchy, an elite neohuman minority that fosters Convention, including Code Duello. Imperial explorers discover an idyllic world and conflict with enigmatic indigenes in a chilling, ironic climax raises provocative questions about neohumankind’s place in the universe.
Triage
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 99,710. Language: American English. Published: July 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
"Be fruitful," advises Judeo-Christian Scripture, “and multiply, and replenish the earth." Seven billions crowded the globe in 2011. Despite wars, famines, pestilence, climate change and other natural disasters, the relentless numbers keep marching upward at an alarming, exponential rate. Learn the draconian population control tactic illustrated in TRIAGE, and pray that it never becomes a reality.
Sometimes the Dragon Wins
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 112,240. Language: American English. Published: July 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Red China's technological triumph, the late 21st century's “Great Leap Upward” deployment of a “space elevator” providing inexpensive transportation to and from orbit, and the moon, permits the inexpensive transport of hard goods manufactured in a microgravity satellite and lunar factories, and creates a global trade imbalance. UN Intelligence Asset Cateel is sent to effect temporary sabotage.
Touchstone
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 109,850. Language: American English. Published: July 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A more immediate global threat than climate change, the energy shortage dilemma inspires reclusive multi-billionaire Lyman Dysart, called “The Stockholder” by his solely owned company's numerous employees, to forward the development and advent of controlled nuclear fusion power generation, thus creating geopolitical global and lunar conflict between his patented process and the fossil fuels cartel
Monsters
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,680. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(5.00 from 1 review)
The fallout from a passing comet contains a biological pathogen, not a virus or a living organism, just a collection of amino acids, but these cause animals to revert to the age of the mega-fauna, when monsters roamed Earth.
Prickly Scots Pts I & II
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 208,010. Language: British English. Published: July 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Shattered by constant mental abuse, an ugly duckling with an eidetic memory accidentally murdered her parents on her sixteenth birthday - a bittersweet tragedy that plunges the course of her life into a never-ending spiral of loneliness, alcoholism and bitterness while presiding over the residents of the orphanage her family estate has become.
Unique night
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 192,710. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012 by Swan Raye. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Stained with blood the world. A period of painful memories.
Blue Pelagic
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Price: Free! Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In a world economy finally gone completely green Captain Lander is on the hunt for one last big catch. However what is it he is actually hunting?
Absolute being light pistil
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 117,130. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012 by Swan Raye. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Five thousand prehistoric world channels open, five TDP core fled in disarray, chaos in the universe. The world are her ruthless, she had, alas, I have ups and downs in the mortal world.
It's Only Temporary (A Tale of the End of the World)
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 24,630. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012 by Permuted Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Word gets out that humanity is doomed: a giant meteorite has been headed toward the Earth for decades, and the government is ill-equipped to stop it. On the final day of human life, Sean must decide who to spend his precious time with. When he opts to hit the road and reunite with a lost love, he encounters a mad society that is rapidly shredding the trappings of civilization.
Parasite
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Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Are you afraid of wasps? What would you do if you had to face your worst fear?
Star Sails: Short Memory
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Series: Star Sails, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,440. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Short Memory is #3 in the Star Sails' series. After a couple of bad starts making initial contact with alien species, especially the Draken, the SS Falcon with Captain Jack Stone and his crew are heading straight back to home. Space might be the Final Frontier but it certainly isn't turning out to be the Friendly Frontier. But what about these Klethren on planet Kleth?