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Red Death
By Michael D. Britton
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 9,250. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A group of random strangers from around the world, including Dr. Jim O'Connell, reunite following an out-of-this-world alien experience. But something's changed...and now they must work together to protect the planet from a sinister and powerful threat decades in the making.
Good Intentions
By Jeff Thomason
Series: Jeff Thomason's Short Stories, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
Venn never liked science until a teacher explains the danger of an asteroid striking the Earth. Determined to save the human race, he devotes his life to science and only to discover he must use politics to force the world to help him fulfill his dream. His intentions are good, but what path will they lead him down?
Empowered
By Darlene Jones
Series: Em and Yves, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,910. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Jasmine is convinced she's invincible. The visions she experienced as a child told her so.
Fire On The Suns: New Technologies, Volume 3
By Greg Ellis
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 42,870. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
From Abrasive Materials Science to Wraparound Self-Contained Combat Energy Fields, Fire On The Suns: New Technologies, Volume 3 presents over 200 more ideas for beguiling your allies and defeating your foes in the Fire On The Suns pbem game universe. This book is also an excellent resource for anyone just looking for a new idea for their science fiction.
How To Improve Your Speculative Fiction Openings, 2nd ed.
By Robert Qualkinbush
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,540. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012 by ReAnimus Press. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The secret that separates pro fiction from beginners', and how to capitalize on it. "if you're at all concerned about story openings, you'd be nuts not to read what Qualkinbush has to say." --Wil McCarthy, author of BLOOM and THE COLLAPSIUM
Distant Suns
By Patricia Smith
Series: Distant Suns, Book 1. Price: $1.60 USD. Words: 75,420. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(5.00 from 1 review)
Two elderly astronomers and their young apprentice, Lauren, are appointed the top secret task of monitoring a massive cloud of hydrogen heading straight for Earth. When the path of the cloud is altered and it is captured by the planet Jupiter, they think they have avoided disaster, but you can be looking the wrong way when the end of the world sneaks up on you.
A Perilous Fight
By Shaun Kilgore
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,160. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012 by Founders House Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When reconnaisance agent Lieutenant Nathan James returns with news of Separatist movements in the ruins of Philadelphia, elite military unit, Ultra Force Seven, is deployed in the bombed out suburbs. Their mission is simple: push out the rebels and reclaim Philadelphia for the reorganized state of Pennsylvania.
Creation
By Margaret Finnegan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,170. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Short story. Some science fair projects just refuse to die.
Mars and Gone
By John Gaukel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,060. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Terry had just woke up from a nightmare. However, it was not a dream. Earth was blowing itself up, and he was stuck here on Mars, unable to do anything. Well not nothing, he was responsible for several thousand colonist’s survival. The worst part was yet to come. Thirteen missiles were headed for Mars. Terry had his work cut out for him. By contract, he was in charge of Mars.
Final Dawn
By Steve Sutton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
A dying man's tragic life flashes before his eyes, as well as his encounters with a mysterious blue light.
Rogue Queen
By L. Sprague de Camp
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 56,150. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Rogue Queen is a ground-breaking novel that was one of the first science fiction books to deal with sexual themes, paving the way for more daring works by future authors.
The Last Creator
By Roger Laird
Price: Free! Words: 11,080. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Jeremiah Stalwart is from a small town. Though he is much smarter than his peers, he lives a pretty standard life. That is until some bullies chase him after school. He finds himself on a completely unfamiliar planet. Now it is his job to unlock the secret of how he got there and help scientists on his home planet to make the same journey. About 11100 words.
This Other Earth
By RPL Johnson
Price: Free! Words: 8,980. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
The Earth is lost, terraformed by an invading alien ecosystem. Fragments of humanity cling to life on rocky islands on the edges of their former empire and every year brings them closer to the arrival of the mysterious alien Seeders. On a mission into the heart of this other Earth, Dylan Williams must learn not only how to survive but what he is fighting for when everything he knows is gone.
A New World: Taken
By John O'Brien
Series: A New World, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,360. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
Dark clouds gather A storm is breaking... With the sanctuary built, there is a respite from the nightly night runner assaults. Jack Walker and the group of survivors have bought themselves a little breathing room. Or have they? A peaceful daytime outing turns into yet another nightmare sweeping Robert and Bri up with it. The world has changed. Another danger has emerged.
Worth the Risk: The Calen Natari Saga
By Alain Gomez
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,540. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Book 1 of the Calen Natari Saga. The assassin profession is proving to be more difficult than Calen anticipated. Calen is forced to land on a nearby planet to repair her badly damaged ship. A stranger she runs into at the local cantina may be the solution to her problems. He lost his honor but is rich enough to pay Calen to help him regain it. All she has to do is risk her life...
The Chosen
By Edward Willett
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 42,740. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(4.00 from 1 review)
In a ruined future, two teenagers, one a girl from a religious cult determined to stop the rebuilding of a technological society whose destruction they believe was punishment from God, one a boy from a group just as determined to rebuild the old high-tech world, must overcome their differences to work together to stop the first war of the new age--a war that might destroy both their peoples.
Fireflies
By Amicus
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,660. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
Mysterious events in a small southern town draws interest from a man and his daughter and lead to startling discoveries. A girl in a marketplace gives trust and understanding as the mystery deepens. Do you believe we are not alone in the Galaxy?
Worlds of Science Fiction and Fantasy
By Russ Crossley
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,000. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012 by 53rd Street Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
This collection of five stories reflects my love of science fiction and fantasy about ghosts, aliens, warriors and pirates, danger, and adventure on far away worlds and places of imagination. You will discover a planet for sale, and doorways to other times and worlds where ordinary people like you and I face the unknown life throws at them.
Ghost in the Nether
By Tomar Volk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,310. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012 by Thomas Carpenter. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Tek, a pale-furred member of the alien Seeki race, saves the Maestro from assassins, his tribe pays the price for his choice.
For the Love of Regional Areas
By Tom Clark
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,520. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
Verses and Lyrics Public and Personal from the Last Years of Australia