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The Reaper Virus by Nathan Barnes
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 102,890. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Richmond burns as a deadly virus ravages and reanimates all it encounters. The pandemic wreaks global havoc while breaking any mortal boundaries to demonize the afterlife. Trapped at a campus police dispatch center, Nathan will do whatever it takes to reach his family. Betrayal, murder and countless undead surround Nathan as he travels through his ruined city to what he hopes is waiting at home.
Entretien Avec Le Créateur by Jean-Yves Crozier
Series: Le Funambule Acoustique, Book 11. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,810. Language: French. Published: January 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
S'accordant au tempo d'un univers improbable, le funambule acoustique persévère dans son aventure découvrant de nouveaux mondes et des personnages sur mesure. Obsédé par les révélations d'un oracle, l'équilibriste cherche, dans ce onzième épisode, à comprendre le sens de sa raison d'être.
A Warning For Earth: Episode One by Christian Cross
Series: A Warning For Earth, Part One. Price: Free! Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Episode One of the two-part short story. At the Earth Consulate located by the border of the Andromeda Galaxy, the building is just closing down when a wounded female alien walks up inside the entrance and leaves a message in an unknown and unfamiliar language.
Lanac by Zoran Zmiric
Price: Free! Words: 9,840. Language: Croatian. Published: January 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Distopijska priča iz bliske budućnosti u kojoj je u Republici Hrvatskoj na vlasti klerikalna desnica.
Mister Mercury: A Modern Greek Myth by Giando Sigurani
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 136,200. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(3.00 from 1 review)
The Greek god Hermes has spent thousands of years buried under a mountain for disobeying Zeus. Emerging in a new world where the gods have been nearly forgotten by humankind, he hatches a plan straight from the comic books to revive the glory days of Olympus. As Mister Mercury, caped hero, he'll put the Fear of the Gods back into the hearts of mortals everywhere- whether they realize it or not.
Water: The End of Us by William Esmont
Series: Elements of the Undead, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,890. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » Undead
On a drilling rig off the coast of Texas, Megan Pritchard and a desperate group of survivors cling to a meager existence in the aftermath of the zombie apocalypse. When they learn of a safe zone on the far side of the ocean, they must decide whether to risk all in search of a better life. Unbeknownst to them, a new threat, one worse than anything they’ve yet faced, lurks in wait.
Lucid Dreaming - January 2014 by Darryl Wood
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,320. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Enter our dreams and ask afterwards if it was just a dream. We include selected short stories and vignettes in various genres from writers across the country. Quality is the only criteria for inclusion. The January issue includes, "Drowning in Dreams." A group of writers begin to experience for real the dreams they're having.
The G Particle by Y Correa
Price: Free! Words: 540. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy(4.75 from 4 reviews)
A day in the life of G isn't exactly what it seems. Although the mundane seems inevitable, there is something that G does not know.
Ragnarok (The Echo Case Files) by C.S. Stinton
Series: The Echo Case Files, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 92,700. Language: British English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The six star systems of the Orion Confederacy are under attack from an enemy humanity never expected and cannot understand. And the crime rate’s through the roof. Corrupt politicians with unstoppable ambition. Violent terrorists with stolen military hardware. Crooked cops with truly terrible coffee. Sounds like the average case for a Confederate Marshal.
Surviving The Evacuation, Book 2: Wasteland by Frank Tayell
Series: Surviving The Evacuation, 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,740. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Billions were infected. Nations fell. The evacuation failed. Bill Wright's journey has only one destination, the research facility that created the virus. Meeting others who have survived the evacuation and its aftermath, he discovers that it is not just the undead who need to be feared. This is the second volume of his journal.
L'Oasis des clans - Signe de Piste by Thierry Rollet
Price: $5.10 USD. Words: 32,640. Language: French. Published: January 14, 2014 by Editions Delahaye. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Un jour, un vaisseau étranger pénètre dans le système alcorian. Il vient d'une planète inconnue : la Terre ! Suite à un accident cosmique, tous ses occupants ont péri, sauf… quatre bébés prématurés qui seront recueillis dans divers clans alcorians...
Clockwork Twist : Trick by Emily Thompson
Series: Clockwork Twist, Book Two. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,890. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Twist wasn't the only one who wanted to find the clockwork princess. Having finally rescued Myra from obscurity and ruin, Twist and Jonas must now flee Bombay and return to Europe in a desperate attempt to secure her freedom.
A Different Alchemy by Chris Dietzel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,990. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
As the human population continues to decline, most people travel south to maintain a semblance of the life they know. Entire cities are abandoned. But one man travels north, toward forgotten lands. A DIFFERENT ALCHEMY is a story about the importance of forgiveness.
A Hero Does It Wrong by Desmond Shepherd
Series: The Permanent Man, Episode 10. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,560. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014 by Forever Young Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A HERO DOES IT WRONG. Patrick Hold has been captured by Clyde Calvin’s gang, and Wes Cooper wants to save him. Besides himself, Wes has the Cahilla Indian, Takoda, to help. Overcoming Calvin’s gang will prove difficult, and the two together stand little chance of success. But when Wes is offered a job that will lead him directly to Calvin, it just might be the key to rescuing Patrick.
Procyx: Worlds End by O.R. Savage
Series: Chronicles of The EndStar, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 113,260. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Adventure » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Procyx appeared at the edge of the Galaxy, just as ancient Mhyrnian texts had predicted. It was an anomaly--a star-like object of pure, blue light. But then nearby worlds began to crumble, spinning wildly into an awful death called hypermotility. Nothing could be done to stop the spread of Procyx's cancerous ruin across the galaxy, unless Mhyrnian mythology held an answer for this too.
Dancing With Death by C.L. Farinha
Price: Free! Words: 11,450. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Everything is a mystery to Fox, she doesn't even know her last name. The Gods throw her a curve ball when her brother Jasper is infected by a Spear Daemon and the only way for her to save him, is to give herself to the Lord Death
The Juniper by Sean Monaghan
Series: The Olla, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Juniper's a trusty old ship. But Braden Collins quickly realizes she's not up to a raid on the Olla's giant vessel. Especially when he and Mikey get get trapped on board the alien ship. An Olla story by Sean Monaghan, author of "Walking Gear".
Drive Coil by Colin D. Gray
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,150. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In space you are far from everyone. A sudden failure of a hyper drive leaves the Persephone trader ship floating in space. Is the captain the only survivor?