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Doppelganger by Jenny Twist
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,520. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When Christine wakes up in a sumptuous white room with silken hangings, she assumes she is in heaven. But she soon finds out she is not in heaven. And before too long she begins to wonder if she is even still Christine.
Neon Knights by Matthew C. Gill
Price: Free! Words: 24,540. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Driven by curiosity and the need to prove herself Lexel spends most of her time online seeing just how far her talents can take her. But when a character from an online game appears on her doorstep what is she supposed to do? What do you say when a robot dog is looking up at you and asks; "Would you like to play a game?"
The Battle of Hollow Jimmy by Becky Black
Price: Free! Words: 107,300. Language: British English. Published: June 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(2.00 from 1 review)
In this sequel to Shoot the Humans First the ancient and hectic space station Hollow Jimmy has become a haven, offering safety to many of the beaten and hunted remnants of humanity. A battleship captain turned pirate, who is bent on revenge, turns Hollow Jimmy into the focus of a struggle for the support of the humans sheltering there.
Shoot the Humans First by Becky Black
Price: Free! Words: 59,980. Language: British English. Published: June 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military(4.33 from 3 reviews)
On Earth, everyone is a soldier. Like all humans Jadeth was trained from birth to kill. Humans are the best soldiers in the galaxy and they fight for whoever pays the most. With no family, no country, no tribe, their lives and their loyalty belong to High Command. But when Jadeth meets Ilyan, a man they call The Prophet, he learns he’s been lied to all his life.
The Flight of the Shadow by StephenB5 Jones
Series: Flight, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Piko has found something which she could use to unite the scattered human race. She just has to make sure no one else takes it first. This is the third installment in the “Flight” series.
Alternate Opinions by J E Bonneau
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,150. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Alternates are a team that believe everyone with a drive to help people should be able to be a hero and be themselves. Captain Sierra, leader of the largest mainstream group believes what people think of a hero is just as important as what they do. If that's true why does the Captain protect Sunstar, a 'hero' that is almost certainly a criminal?
Stained Black by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Simpson will do anything for his art. In a quest to truly understand color, Simpson buys the Alter Ego of a blind man, and begins to explore. Soft yellows, rich reds, decadent browns, and black: every color and no color all at once. But the deeper he delves into feeling color through the sightless Alter Ego, the closer he comes to losing himself. If he hasn’t lost already.
Firedrop Garnish by Brian S. Wheeler
Series: Vain Are the Stars. Price: Free! Words: 20,350. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The crimson blossoms of the alien firedrop flower pull mankind into the stars. Though the firedrop offers no taste nor nutritional value, there is little humanity would not sacrifice to serve the firedrop upon a household's finest china. Space knows a thousand ways to kill those who dare float amid the stars, and yet the simple pulse and glow of an alien weed make all the dangers worthwhile.
Custodian by Mike Philbin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,280. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
A group of Oxford University's finest minds, the eponymous Custodians, offer mankind a technological 'get out of jail free card' enabling them to slip from under the yoke of Corporate Slavery to THE INDUSTRY.
Chase Fleet: Origins by William G Jennings
Series: Chase Fleet. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 131,280. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Futuristic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(5.00 from 1 review)
Two Fleet adventures. In The Sisters of Jezebel, recent convert Chase Fleet finds himself caught up in a galactic conspiracy of arson, murder and fraud threatening the religious foundations he has sworn a sacred oath to protect. In The Eyes of Christ, an assignment to bring down an anti-religious media mogul puts Fleet into a desperate race to recover a stolen Christian artifact.
Collision by Kevin Riehm
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Collision is a sci-fi short story set in the far future: space travel is mundane, with thousands of commercial and private ships jumping star systems every Earth-day. In the inky vastness, it is hard imagine someone else might be out there...
Jet Black - Deliver the Devil #6 by John Stevenson
Series: The Adventures of Jet Black and his Starship Crew. Price: Free! Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When Jet is asked to work for the militia; transporting one of the Galaxies most dangerous criminals to a penitentiary, it place’s him and the crew up against ruthless people who are determined to set their passenger free at any cost.
Collected Science Fiction and Ghost Stories by Paul Morrison
Series: Collected Series, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,880. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Ghost(5.00 from 1 review)
This Collection of Science Fiction and Ghost Stories brings you worlds and characters of many dimensions. Paul Morrison introduces you to the Palais Theatre Vampire, takes you for an afternoon stroll on an evening when the world as we know it comes to a possible end, or to Just a Street in Brooklyn in a future world that no longer exists....
Kill Ratio by Bryan Cassiday
Series: Chad Halverson, Book 4 · Chad Halverson Zombie Apocalypse, Book 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,300. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » Undead
The end of America is near. A plague with a hundred percent kill ratio is decimating the population. What remains of the government has taken shelter underground. Meanwhile, on the West Coast, CIA black ops agent Chad Halverson battles his way through the zombie-infested country.
House of Bones (Short) by Adriaan Brae
Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013 by BraeVitae. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic(3.00 from 1 review)
Separated by the end of the world, he has finally returned to his long lost love but will she still have him?
Defect by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,820. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Assassin Halina Layla Orlinskaya no longer kills for her country. She's fled to a space station in the NetherRealm. Now a space yacht has arrived, a space yacht filled with corpses, including her husband’s. Only her twelve-year-old son Misha has survived. And he has a message for her… This story marks the first appearance of Misha, the hero of Assassins in Love, which Rusch wrote as Kris DeLake.
Jupiter 37 : Kale by Ian Redman
Series: Jupiter, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,810. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Featuring 6 brilliant new stories from Krishan Coupland, Aliya Whiteley, Douglas Thompson, Chris Bailey, Jack Ford and Simon Petrie. Also a wonderful cover by Sam Mardon.