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Black Denim Lit #3 by Black Denim Lit
Series: Black Denim Lit Monthly. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 18,390. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Black Denim Lit is a monthly journal of fiction available on the web and on all eReaders. Black Denim Lit, v1 #3 April, 2014 edited by Christopher T. Garry features seven new short stories. All the authors expand significantly on their print work, creating narratives that are variously dark, cynical, inspiring, disturbing, longing or irreverent.
Unraveling (After The End #1) by T.K. Reilley
Series: After The End. Price: Free! Words: 23,500. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014 by Publishers' Portal. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
Until a frantic phone call from a friend with mysterious government ties, Lily thinks her biggest quandary is fixing the problems in her struggling marriage. After she learns the world as they know it is about to end, she faces the difficult task of convincing her husband Ethan that it’s really happening. Can they repair their relationship while trying to survive the apocalypse?
Beyond Here ...There Be Demons (The Master's Bloodline Series: Book 2) by McKinley Adams
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 61,680. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Once a half-human, half vampire soldier, Blaine has done it all--and finally, after years of war, he’s found the one thing he’s long sought after: Peace. But soon its taken away the day several Werewolves attack him and his family--all before escaping with his son. Blood-starved and weakened, Blaine sets out to end the threat once and for all...if he can find a way to break out of prison.
Rise of the Wobanzi by J. J. Morrow
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 79,710. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Out of the dense jungles of the Madagascan rainforest comes the tale of a sacred tribal ritual that begets an ancient disease. A group of friends seek sanctuary from the pandemic at a biological field station and struggles to fortify their new home, procure supplies, and understand the disease’s origins. The team hopes they have the luck and time to save what is left of the world they once knew.
Scavenger by Meyari McFarland
Series: Mouse and Snake, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,020. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Noa scavenged for survival among the drowned remnants of Seattle. It was a hard life but all that Noa knew. One day she found something new. The only person she could ask for help was the orca War Tooth. Without his help Noa's one chance at a better life might drift away. Scavenger is an exciting cyberpunk story of survival home and the bonds that can form at the edges of society.
Blood Red by Jason Bovberg
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,570. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Rachel is 19. She doesn’t know how to handle her new stepmother, let alone the end of the world. But after finding her stepmother dead, Rachel is suddenly racing against time to survive a gruesome apocalyptic event. Her college town is filled with corpses, and something unfathomable is happening to those bodies. And it’s only just begun.
Sci-Fi a la Mode by Pj Belanger
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,770. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A delightful collection of Science Fiction and Fantasy short stories. Written for sheer enjoyment on a wide variety of topics. You will find planets for sale, a Las Vegas type planet with bordellos, brain viruses, dragons terrorizing villages, lecturing angels, internet cops, revengeful wizards. A good read that will take the reader on a journey of fun.
Agents of the Demiurge by Brian Blose
Series: The Participants, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,640. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Immortal Observers have watched the world on behalf of the Creator for millennium. Until now. The most recent world, Iteration 145, is broken. All evidence points to a schism among the Observers as the source of the problem. And the solution might require immortals to die. Everything that is made must one day be unmade.
After #3: Milepost 291 (A Post-Apocalyptic Thriller) by Scott Nicholson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,280. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014 by Haunted Computer Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » Undead
When massive solar flares wipe out the technological infrastructure and kills billions, Rachel Wheeler sets out across the Appalachian Mountain wilderness in search of her notorious grandfather’s survival compound. But some of the survivors have mutated into strange, violent entities. Will the human race remain on on top in the world of After?
Mnemosyne Anthology by Alexandra Elliott, Erin McKee, & Heather Valentine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,510. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014 by Mnemosyne Anthology. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Mnemosyne Anthology collects ten stories from up-and-coming writers in science-fiction, fantasy and horror. The curated stories encompass a wide range of what the genres have to offer - from heartwarming to horrifying, serious to funny, fairytales to zombies - but are united by their solid writing, strong original ideas and overall high quality.
2029 by Francisco Figueira
Series: Softweapons, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Do you think you know what a real crisis is? How would the world shape itself after the most unexpected event? This story is set 12 years after what can happen at any time.
In The Land of Gods by Samie Foster
Series: Head in the Clouds: Short Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,350. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The world was so ordinary once upon a time. That is until they found them. At an archaeological dig a dozen corpses were discovered. When they were brought out to the world, sunlight breathed life into them. The world quickly discovered they do anything, be anybody and most importantly bend the world to their will. The press called them gods and world has not been the same since they woke up.
La Planète Des Pauvres by Jean-Yves Crozier
Series: Le Funambule Acoustique, Book 16. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,380. Language: French. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Poussé par les vents cosmiques, l'équilibriste vogue d'une incertitude à l'autre, profitant en chemin des charmes d'un univers qui s'étend à volonté. L'épreuve de séduction dont est témoin le funambule acoustique, dans ce seizième épisode, montre à quel point il vaut parfois mieux s'abstenir que mal choisir.
The Message Of Applepie by Mike Cutter
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 55,780. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In the future world, they had a legislature modeled after the U.S. Senate. It was called the Spentit. In their society, nearly everything was illegal. They had a war on crime, a war on drugs, a war on poverty, and so on. Then the Spentitors came up with the brilliant idea of uniting them all into one and called it the War On Everything, or WOE.
Tales From the Abyss: Paradox by Daniel Dennis
Series: Fate's Haven, A Fate's Haven Novelette. Price: Free! Words: 14,380. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
"What is the Void?" The world watched in horror the day the being known as 'the Void' appeared to the world. But for John Parker it would be remembered as the day his son vanished. Desperate for answers, John begins a life-changing search for his lost child that brings him to the brink of despair while the FBI uncovers a link between the child and a Void-worshiping cult called The Brotherhood.
Virtual Snow by Viola Grace
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,110. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014 by eXtasy Books Inc. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Fate kicks Sno into action. She has to rescue a sleeping man of uncommon beauty, and he returns the favour.
The Rose of the West by Mark Bondurant
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,740. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Pure American SF Steampunk. Illustrated. Light humor, light romance, grim action, young adult, pure adventure.
Awol by Merita King
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 76,990. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
How far would you go for love? Sergeant Narek Jenn curses his shyness when Risa suddenly leaves without a word. When he discovers the deceit that forced her to make this desperate decision, he vows to find her and give her the truth. A chase across worlds, incarceration by insurgents, a crash landing, and finally, Narek is given a choice for which he knows there is but one answer. A.W.O.L
Free Wi-Fi by Daniel Gibbins
You set the price! Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Ted was a computer technician when he became concerned about the health implications of Wi-Fi. Researching the effects led him to the conclusion that not only was Wi-Fi radiation unsafe in the human environment but it also had more sinister uses. Ted sets out on a journey to escape the effects and expose the truth. (Some strong language.) Please review and donate to support the artist.
Planet X91 The Drought by Mark Stewart
Series: planet X91, sci fi. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,710. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Clay, Florian and Josh need to launch a small rock full of ice crystals into a cloud to break the drought. Stopping for a rest they are cornered by a prehistoric spider. They are saved by a girl then escorted to a camp by the girl's sister, Evelina. They are welcomed into the camp. Only thing wrong, they can never leave. Can Josh to save them from certain death?