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Next Time We Meet by L. Darby Gibbs
Series: Students of Jump, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,070. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
Recently trained to travel in time and set to take a honeymoon in the past, an anachronistic building contractor and his quick-witted wife find the leisure life lacks challenge, so they take on locating a missing and notably annoying physitech, placing them in the cross hairs of the kidnapping entity as they jump through time chasing clues both reliable and false.
Return Me by Pen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,450. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Fourteen year old Harlie Castleberry comes of age when she learns she has the ability to shapeshift into a mountain lion. Her newfound ability may be the end of her when she comes face to face with an ancient evil.
9.5B by Pen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,780. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In 2059, the New World Government is ridding the earth of 9.5 billion inhabitants. Before that happens a small band of people plan to escape aboard the spaceship Intrepid. Pursued by assassin Rembrandt, time is running out.
Echoes by J Alan Erwine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Private Coral Gnasher is a dolphin serving the navy of the hairless apes, as he calls them, but he's not happy about it. The dolphin wants to return home, but he has to learn how to escape from the hairless apes...without invoking their vengeance.
Adrift Amidst the Cooling Fires of Creation by J Alan Erwine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A failed mission to Mars leaves four astronauts marooned and heading for the asteroid belt. Faced with certain death from lack of air or starvation, they each choose a way to exit life...all but one, who decides he just wants to see what's out there before he dies.
Lowering One's Self Before Fate by J Alan Erwine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,510. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
No one ever really knew what happened at the Kira Len Massacre until someone finds a detailed story about the massacre downloaded into their personal AI. Is the story believable? How did it get there? And is there more to the message than the reader thinks?
The Lives of Billions by J Alan Erwine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,560. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
As the terraforming of Mars swings into high gear, microbes are discovered deep in Valles Marineris, but the corporations don't care, until one scientist decides that it's time to make them take notice.
Little Birds by Tony Monchinski
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,090. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Adventure » Action
People start to explode. Literally. Inexplicably. A wave of spontaneous self-combustion sweeps the globe, quickly reducing the world's population and leaving the survivors wary of one another as anyone can go at any time--with devastating consequences to those in their vicinity. Amidst this madness, roommates Michael and Jimmy Boy chose to road trip from rural North Carolina to Philadelphia.
In de schaduw van het Keezending by Beckevaert
Price: Free! Words: 41,350. Language: Dutch. Published: July 30, 2014 by Beckevaert. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Een bloemlezing van oorspronkelijke, nederlandstalige steampunkverhalen van diverse auteurs.
Army of Misfits by Crystalwizard
Series: the Sojourn Chronicles, Book 4. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 78,620. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Army of Misfits is book 4 of the 6 book sci-fi/fantasy series The Sojourn Chronicles by Crystalwizard. It continues the journey of Dale and his intrepid party of adventurers as they struggle to save the world from destruction.
Chrono - Projet Bradbury, #50 by Neil Jomunsi
Price: $1.30 USD. Words: 6,550. Language: French. Published: July 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Jusqu'ici, le manuel avait réponse à tout : quel champignon ne pas manger, quelle branche tailler pour se fabriquer un arc, quelles vis utiliser pour bâtir une cabane dans les arbres et toutes ces astuces qui font qu'un manuel est un bon manuel... mais sur la question du vertige des chiens, l'ouvrage reste muet. Richard s'en sortira : il en a vu d'autres.
Spear Hunter by Henry J. Olsen
Series: The Northland Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 55,420. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Gunslinger by trade, cyborg by circumstance, John Osborne fearlessly roams the Desolation-ravaged ruins of North America. But with his health rapidly failing, John grows desperate to learn the true nature of the artificial appendage grafted to his shoulder. Running out of time and options, his last hope lies on Mallard Island, a remote isle hidden in the far reaches of the Northwoods.
Evolution by F.I. Goldhaber
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014 by Fantastic Worlds Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Three arms: transformational advantage or freak mutation? Syndi believes her father hates her because of the third arm that her parents constantly fight about. But then she grabs an opportunity to prove its special advantages to the world.
Fiction Vortex - July 2014 by Fiction Vortex
Price: Free! Words: 18,650. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
This month we have a few trips into the surreal, with a workplace fight, a shape-shifting shopper, and an unidentified no-longer-flying object. There are plenty of great ideas and storylines to enjoy, so have a seat in the shade and get started.
The Beastly Conspiracy Part One: The Beast is Born by Matt Ramsay
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,440. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
A strange Beast stalks the alleys of seventeenth century London, striking terror into the hearts of the citizenry. Detective Belle is assigned to investigate the case of the Beast of London. During the course of her investigation she discovers a conspiracy that reaches the heights of London. The beast she was assigned to capture may be her only hope of coming out alive.
The Chronos Clock: Aetheric Artifacts, Book One by Wendy L. Callahan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,600. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014 by Persephone Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
In 1892 Victorian London, Demetra Ashdown is a half-daemon with the ability to locate and draw Aetheric artifacts to her. When her former fiancé’s valet is held hostage and will only be released in exchange for a device with the power to control time, she must act quickly to save a man’s life.
James Eldritch and the Incredibly Awkward Silence (#4) by Michael Horton
Series: James Eldritch, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,680. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Did you hear that? Neither did anyone else. A scenic trip to Bristol ends in disaster when a fiend no one saw (or heard) coming suddenly appears. James Eldritch discovers that his greatest foe might not be a Herald after all. Will he finally settle things with the man who took Melina’s life?
Strange Circumstances: A Magic Short Fiction Collection by Weston Kincade
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,850. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The future’s a gamble. Few people know what they really want, and those that reach it often find that it isn’t what they expected. Strange Circumstances is an anthology that explores the predictability of fate and destiny… or rather their unpredictability. These twelve twisted tales of fantasy and fifteen flash-fiction pieces explore the boundaries of our universe to see what lurks in the unknown.