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Kid Nitro and the Sinister Slorp
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,530. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
“What is it that dropped out of the sky? Why is it eating my dad’s truck?” Kid Nitro believes his neighborhood has been invaded. He’s in pursuit to see if the UFO is a spaceship, a meteor, a misguided Air Force cruise missile or an intergalactic dictionary salesman. What he’s about to encounter is more foul, more despicable and far more dangerous than any space alien he could have imagined.
Intelligent Graffiti
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,470. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Nic Davison's under seige. Someone's dropped a letterbomb through her front door and she thinks she knows who. If she can survive long enough, she's going to make sure the assassin's stopped for good. A sci-fi novelette from Michael Shone, author of "Big Banger Rentals".
Becoming One with the Ghosts: A Diving Universe Novella
Series: Diving Universe. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,090. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Winner of the 2010 Asimov’s Readers’ Choice Award and placing third in the prestigious international UPC Contest, Becoming One with the Ghosts tells the story of Captain Jonathon “Coop” Cooper and the crew of the Ivoire—a story that began in Becalmed—and their ill-fated journey out of foldspace. This novella also appears in a slightly different form in its entirety in the novel City of Ruins.
Master of the Guard
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,380. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Dave Fletcher is selected for the Service, the elite rulers of humankind. He endures the four grueling years of training on Everest, and then commits himself to the total obedience of the Service. He now walks among his fellow citizens as a god, and yet there is a price to be paid. Sometimes you are asked to do the unthinkable. And sometimes it costs you a piece of your soul.
Dag
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,800. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The story of a Department of Agriculture investigator entangled in a web of conspiracy and genetic engineering, who finds herself a part of clandestine experiments.
Iástron
Series: The Gilaxiad, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 141,610. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Two-hundred years ago the powerful Iástron race disappeared. Fifty years ago it died out completely. Darkness followed. War and death and suffering, born of prejudice and fear, fills the Four Systems. Crilshar’s power grows. The Systemal Alignment trembles. Titan, the only force able to fight back, has never been weaker.
Racing Dragons
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,300. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.20 from 5 reviews)
Racing Dragons is a satirical look at the future of space travel, technology and genetic engineering. This laugh-out-loud adventure sees cutthroat battles with salvage pirates, incredible action in the dragon arena, and the opening salvo to interplanetary war. This is a must for any fan of independent author science fiction, and has received outstanding reviews.
Lost Waters
Series: Tale from the Archives. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013 by ImagineThat! Studios. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Ministry agent Daniel Pleasant receivers a message from the director along with travel orders for the United States. With the Archives in disarray, an inventory check has revealed two missing items: The Galileo Telescope and two power cells from a previous Atlantean excursion. He is partnered with OSM agent Elijah Paxton, and together the Englishman and American set off.
The Second Wave
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 76,390. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The colonization of Alternearth begins with a first wave of settlers. On day 183 all contact is lost. When the connection re-establishes, nothing is as it was. John, a con-man; Peter, his long lost lover; and a fallen goddess must find a way to save both Earths as they approach the next 183rd day.
Excerpt from Species Analysis 451
Price: Free! Words: 900. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A short excerpt from an alien scientist discussing a startling new art form observed in a species being studied.
Sleeping Fleshless
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,290. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
When the Counter Corruption Unit arrives it includes a psychic whose word is enough to ruin any career. DS Duke is appointed as Liaison, a role she resumes a few weeks later when the psi returns to help identify the victims of a serial killer and retrieve their bodies. But psis are both feared and hated and are rarely welcome, even when they come to help the police rather than prosecute them...
Sawtooth: A Post-Apocalyptic Adventure (Assessor's Archive #2)
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 12,520. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Sawtooth is an exciting, thought provoking adventure based in a post-apocalyptic world where sentient computers rule. One of their laws is that of The Bell Curve Law - everyone outside of acceptable norms is exterminated....well, almost everyone.
The Bell Curve: A Post-Apocalyptic Adventure (Assessor's Archive #1)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,710. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
He had years to prepare himself for the most important test he would ever sit. A test of life and death. Now he must face the dreaded Assessor's chair... The Bell Curve is a thoughtful and exciting post-apocalyptic adventure that explores a barren world ruled by psychopaths and sentient computers.
Koban: The Mark of Koban
Series: Koban, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 232,470. Language: American English. Published: April 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The Krall have started a war of slow extermination in Human Space, to improve their warrior genes over many generations. When they left thousands of humans to die on savage Koban, bio-scientists left behind began gene modifications, borrowing many from Koban’s powerful heavy gravity predators. The Kobani children are now ready to meet the Krall and make them pay, if only they can get off world.
Curious Anomalies
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,260. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Rick Silvano, a young geneticist, has gotten himself entangled with a violent, drug-lord named Diego Peres. Peres has hired Rick to create genetically enhanced watchdogs, by combining bats with Africanized honeybees. Clive Pinkerman, a late-night, radio conspiracy host, announces that he is going to break into the lab. Rick must juggle his time between stopping Clive, and the experiment.
Azure Keep Quarterly - Issue 1 - Spring 2013
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,410. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
The premiere issue of Azure Keep Quarterly contains six stories of great fantasy and science fiction from authors: Ariel Belanger, Michael Haynes, J. A. Wilkins, Robert J. McCarter, Jeremy Terry, and Ken Hoover. Azure Keep Quarterly is an imprint of Azure Keep, a 21st century publisher, and is released four times per year.
The Rise
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,700. Language: American English. Published: April 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(4.00 from 1 review)
When robots rise in popularity, they become more and more advanced until they rival humans. They compete for human jobs and fight for a human vote. This sci-fi short explores how far specialized robots can go when they are given a mind of their own.
Ο Καιάδας
Series: Η 11/λογία της Υπαρξιακής Αναρχίας/Εσχατολογικής Ουτοπίας. Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 26,320. Language: Greek. Published: April 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Η επιχείρηση «Καιάδας» ενεργοποιείται όταν η βία, το έγκλημα, η χρήση του αλκοόλ, των ναρκωτικών και μία βιολογική κόπωση οδηγούν το Παγκόσμιο Κράτος σε κατάρρευση και την ανθρώπινη ζωή σε αφανισμό. Όμως, η Τελική Λύση που επιδιώκει ενεργοποιεί με τη σειρά της έναν δεύτερο υπαρξιακό Καιάδα, που φέρνει τον άνθρωπο αντιμέτωπο με το Απόλυτο.
The Emissary - Journey
Series: Horsewomen of the Zombie Apocalypse, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 16,940. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2013 by Icy Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal
Not all women are helpless Zombie-bait. The daughters of Ken McLeod certainly aren't. Armed with bows and mounted on Spanish mustangs, these girls ride like Huns, sweeping across the world in ruins. Bethany McLeod is the Emissary, bringing together the scattered remnants of humanity, in an alliance that might just save the human race. This story is suitable for all ages.
Why Me? Book 2 The Blake Hemlock Chronicles
Series: The Blake Hemlock Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Blake and Seyfert continue their work for the Captain of the Viking and the Triangulum Alliance. Their missions take them to strange plants to acquire unique cargo. And of course, Blake finds himself on the wrong side of some tough situations. Lucky for him Seyfert’s got his back, even if he has some fun with Blake first. Their unlikely team up will take them on adventures across the universe.