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Tarkentower
By Daniel Scott White
Price: Free! Words: 60,610. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(4.00 from 1 review)
He's a doctor with a plan to make the world a better place. Over-population of the planet is the problem. And so he puts the whole world into a time loop, repeating the same day over and over again. Each day a few people go forward in time, escaping the loop, allowed to live on a future planet that is not overcrowded. It sounds like the perfect solution, but his machine is killing humanity...
A Warbird in the Belly of the Mouse
By David Parish-Whittaker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,990. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
(4.00 from 1 review)
A winner of the Writers of the Future contest in 2007, Warbird follows Nigel, a World War One fighter pilot who has been "time plucked" into the 21st century in order to work as a guide for a reality show about Great War air combat. Nigel has to contend with his feelings about the war, as well as the 21st century tourists he shepherds, each with their own reasons for being there.
Missie: Status Quo
By Gerben Graddesz Hellinga
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,340. Language: Dutch. Published: February 9, 2012 by Uitgeverij Verschijnsel. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Galactische speurder Jerry Hill vecht voor het behoud van de status quo in het heelal. Maar zoals Missie: Status Quo duidelijk maakt: hij maakt nog wel eens wat foutjes en komt dan gigantisch in de problemen... Missie: Status Quo is een tour de force, een avonturentocht die exotische werelden à la Jack Vance verenigt met spannend avontuur en speurderswerk.
Onset
By E L Russell
Series: Cohort, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,160. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A science fiction adventure mystery thriller about the triumph of a young woman pursued by dark forces that want the secrets behind her abilities and amazing powers.
Jeremy the Germ, Planetary Crime Fighter
By Ben Vanguarde
Price: Free! Words: 10,800. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
0.25 star(4.33 from 3 reviews)
When Police Officer Perry Salter first meets crime victim Jeremy, the young man has a rare, debilitating form of autism. Later, Officer Salter confronts evidence of two hideous crimes. His cop instincts say Jeremy is innocent while the evidence and the community say Jeremy is guilty. Salter struggles to find truth and justice despite the very real risk of damaging his rising his career.
Doc Osmium: Synchronius Maximus
By James "Grim" Desborough
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,730. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Twelve digits, the best genetics science can buy, a PHD from the University of Life and a roaring muscle car. Almost everything a Science Hero could need to put the world to rights and to explore its mysteries but, perhaps, something remains that he could put to good use. A partner and - perhaps - a little humility.
Distant Machines
By Simon John Cox
Price: $1.44 USD. Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Three short stories that speculate about the distant machines that may or may not influence mankind's future.
Shaken and Stirred
By Viola Grace
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,970. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012 by eXtasy Books. Category: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
Tosha wanted a nice day off with her cousin, but a homicidal bug wave forces her to expose her talent to the others on her tour. Before her government can lock her up, she is swept off by a tornado and whisked into the stars.
Escape from the Order!
By Steve Nelson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,990. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Escape from the Order! © 2010 by Steve Nelson Is a fictional look into a very real possible future. The characters are fictional but the Facts are Real! Imagine an Already Planned future where the human herd is limited in numbers & highly controlled. If you ever enjoyed ‘Soylent Green’ or ‘THX1138’ you’ll love, ‘Escape from the Order!’
Zev's Destiny
By Kira Bacal
Price: Free! Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A heroic prophecy must be a good thing, right? ...Right?
Look What the Cat Dragged In
By Kira Bacal
Price: Free! Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Beware of entertaining angels unaware...
Star Wars: Awakening
By David Gremillion
Price: Free! Words: 78,370. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
0.75 star(4.65 from 26 reviews)
“I’m not a typical Jedi,” Anakin said and ignited the lightsaber. The weapon felt natural in his hands, like he had been meant to have something like this his entire life. This wasn’t a simple stunsaber; this was a weapon of a Knight of the Jedi Order. “Then it begins,” Darth Maul sneered and the two charged each other.
Mars or Bust: An Admonitory Fable
By Kira Bacal
Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A very quick (and cynical) peek into what might have happened to derail the 1970's US space program.
Tangled Web
By Kira Bacal
Price: Free! Words: 5,110. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Being the right hand man of an intergalactic crime lord is not conducive to longevity. Coping with homicidal subordinates, a tetchy boss, and two new hostages is enough to spoil anyone's day.
First Impressions
By Kira Bacal
Price: Free! Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A first encounter with an alien race goes a little... oddly.
The Poisonings of Horpington
By Kate Trinity
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,900. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
Detective Harry Sergeant must find out why people are dying in his town. What Harry doesn't know is that two young women are also hunting for the perpetrators, who killed their relatives several years earlier. But what can two young women do against the perpetrators that Harry can't? In a victorian-esk world this story has a mildly steampunk feel, with steam engines, horses and the device.
Sarah's Curse
By Kevin R. Bridges
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Anthony's time is running short. About to succumb to the plague that has been swiftly clearing the Earth of humans, he visits Sarah, the one that got away. They connect as they never had. As they wait together for his demise, a miracle creates tension between them, and, instead of his own death, he finds himself facing something far worse.
Exploitation
By Tom Morris
Price: Free! Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A SF short story, inspired by Neal Asher's Polity novels, offering an alternative genesis for Earth Central, its all encompassing AI. A survey and mining team sent to Titan get rather more than they expected.
Caveat Veritatem
By Scott Roche
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,500. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Truth is a dangerous thing. A little of it goes a long way and it can come back to bite you. That’s why our society (and most societies I would imagine) encourage the polite, little lie. Thus my title for this anthology “Caveat Veritatem” or “Beware of the Truth”. Here are five stories that tell various truths, no matter the consequences for you or for the characters.
Fire Roaster
By John Rudram VII
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,290. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Ro Aureole vs Ark Dagon. Ro Aureole is working in a bakery. On one celebration day Ark DAgon enters his village for forcing an AGREEMENT. Will Chednira and Ro be able to stop ARK and the three versions of his most powerful weapon -The Unlight Beta, The Unlight Alpha and THE UNLIGHT.