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The Androids and the Dragons: The OS Conspiracy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,820. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Skyline awakens as the newest android to grace Perch Tech’s highly successful product line, but she can see beyond the lies and silver lining. She wishes to be with Macintosh, a timid android on the run from Al Micra, but both of them become tangled in a Dragon’s game of command and conquer. Issue 43 in The Society On Da Run bookazine series.
Sky Guys to White Cat
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,240. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Fifth-grader Alison loves Sharkey, her adopted stray cat. But where did his mysterious collar come from, and why is he acting so weird? At the same time, Alison’s best friend, Denise, seems to be ditching her for a mean but “popular” girl. Can Alison save her friendship, or at least her cat? Science genius Marvin thinks he has the answers, but no one foresees the hilarious outcome.
Traverse Book I
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,160. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Eighty years after the earth was consumed by Nuclear Genocide a totalitarian society thrives two hundred feet above the earth's surface in Skydomes. Follow Max and Kina two unlikely heroes that grew up in different parts of the world as they battle for survival of each of their races existence in the known universe.
After The Crash
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,830. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The job is simple -- land illegally on the unspoiled planet Cicora, drop off two aliens and a human, collect the pay, and go home to life as a tourist pilot. Oh, and ask no questions. But when Fiona Quinn’s ship crashes, she is stranded on a strange planet with a gorruff, a mahtree, and a man. And all she has is questions. "A good, solid story" -- Nebula-nominated author Robert A. Metzger
Writer Rob Strangle Explains Why Ace Cola Sucks
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012 by Dunkerron Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Forced to defend his position on Ace Cola, ninth-grader Rob Stangle hands off the task to his alter ego, the imaginary author Cliff Stone. Cliff will stop at nothing to get at the truth, barreling headlong toward a confrontation that will shake the foundation of Rob's world, tearing loose on a meta-fictional voyage of discovery into the heart of a strange mystery Rob doesn't dare face alone.
The Twisted Strands of Time
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Series: Salak’patan, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 147,310. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
The destiny he wished to avoid at all costs has found Monorth, casting him back into an unknowable swath of history. Snatched from their lives suddenly and leaving his far-fetched goals in doubt, it falls to the family he left behind to seek the clues to his possible fate. But even as they try to pick up the pieces left by his absence, the future brings changes they could not have predicted.
So You Think You Can Tell
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Price: Free! Words: 1,150. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Sid has excellent powers of discernment. Doesn't he?
Trickster
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Deep below the surface of the moon where huge colony starships are prepared for launch, a group of union graffiti artists plan the biggest tag ever in defiance of their corporate overlords. Derek Thundersky, a half-breed Ojibway warrior, and Colonel Woodsworth Dunfield, a stodgy British celestial navigator, separated by clan, class and culture, must risk everything for the women they love.
Sight Out of Time (Ungrateful Refugee part 2)
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Series: The Ungrateful Refugee, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,850. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Sequel to 'Strange Reunion' Zizi is on the 'Morning Star' travelling to a Federation Summit. She joined the Forces to get back to the Offlands, and will risk anything to get there. Yret will do anything to keep her safe, so he sends her down Kai, where there is no technology and escape. Zizi is trapped. Trapped on Kai, trapped in her mind, trapped by the choices she has to make.
Space Shooter Octopus
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,270. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A weasel and a fox battle an octopus robot while staying at a space station.
The Collected Bartleby and James Adventures (Galvanic Century 1)
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Series: Galvanic Century. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,920. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012 by Pomoconsumption Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Bartleby and James Adventures follows the cases of consulting detectives Anton Bartleby and James Wainwright through an alternate Victorian history. As the world edges inexorably towards a World War that few can even begin to anticipate, brave men and women must contend with airship pirates, clockwork assassins, galvanic monsters, and anarchist madmen.
We Keep the Cars Running
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,870. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
In the near future, David Friedon is a young executive in the thermal depolymerization industry - a Thermal D man. As one of America's primary energy providers, David is living the dream of fame, wealth, and a comfortable life with his beautiful wife... until a hood named Sonny 'Cyanide' Castiglione comes calling, and informs David that his new job comes with certain unpleasant obligations.
The Word, 'Matter' (The Extraterrestrial Anthology, Volume I: Temblar)
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Price: Free! Words: 9,180. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012 by Dangereye Inc.. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Events in Professor Beck’s life have been converging in uncanny ways. This convergence grows beyond his ability to understand after aliens visit him and coerce him to visit their planet, along with his cat Jerry. It is a mystery to Professor Beck that of the 6 billion people on Earth they chose him. Once he arrives on Zoropeterius this mystery is not as it appeared on Earth.
The Backworlds
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Series: The Backworlds, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 45,390. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.89 from 9 reviews)
In the far future, humanity settles the stars, bioengineering its descendants to survive in a harsh universe. This is the first book in the science fiction series, The Backworlds. Try it for free. A space opera adventure. Trouble thrives in the Backworlds, but it's home. Thrown out of his home, Craze must find his way in a dangerous galaxy.
Jesika's Angel
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You set the price! Words: 68,570. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.40 from 5 reviews)
Ages ago, an apocalypse isolated a remote world from the rest of the galaxy. Now nations and cities are re-building, growing, and re-discovering technology. Except, that is, in a fringe area where people live happily and peacefully despite poverty. There,a little girl is protected by her 'guardian angel,' a man with super-human abilities, lost memory, and a deep dark secret.
Agencies
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,810. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Humanity has made its first steps to colonise the Moon and exploit the resources of the asteroid belt and beyond. A discovery during surveying to find water deposits on the Moon acts as a flash-point that triggers the latent hostility between the now-private security agencies of Earth. Threaded through a series of escalating conflicts, Carth must try to get to the structure first.
The Apocalypse Blog Book 3: Into the After
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Series: The Apocalypse Blog, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 139,960. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Eight months ago, a bomb broke the world. Poison taints the sky and water, the restless dead crawl the landscape, and supplies are getting more scarce with every passing day. Living is only getting harder. Faith and her group of Seekers are struggling to survive. Do they have any chance of finding a way to build a future, too?
The Third Face
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,490. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
They say the only person you can trust is yourself. Rasuke doesn’t have that luxury.
Teenage Star Killer: Ri'dempSHen 1
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,980. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012 by Finite Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Like most nineteen-year-olds, Jim Jones is learning the hard way that appearances are often quite deceptive. His biggest lesson comes one night when he stops, in the middle of nowhere, for the most beautiful girl he’s ever seen. That was his first mistake. His second mistake was pressing a big purple button under his taxi’s dash, something he’d repeatedly been warned not to do.
Wreck of the Nebula Dream
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,700. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Traveling on the Nebula Dream’s maiden voyage, Captain Nick Jameson is ready to relax and try to forget his last disastrous mission. But when the ship suffers a wreck of Titanic proportions, Nick must find a way to save the 8000 passengers now stranded unarmed in hostile territory and get off the ship before enemy forces reach them or the ship’s engines finish ticking down to self destruction.