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Chasing the Setting Sun by Ron Collins
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,300. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
This is a stand-alone second book in a series of alternate history baseball-oriented stories (the first being See the PEBA on $25 a Day). Six seasons have passed since Casey and his friend Don-o saved the game in America. Now Don-o is gone, and Casey is a reporter who is alone and trying once again to find himself, all while immersed in a Japanese baseball culture he doesn't understand.
Murder on Hilda - Slippery Slopes by Pj Belanger
Series: Space Detective - A Skip Brown Adventure, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,500. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Third book in the “Space Detective - A Skip Brown Adventure” series. The adventures of Skip Brown continue as the Chief of Police tries to take a long-awaited ski vacation on the planet Hilda, only to find that he’s involved in another brutal murder. His newest detective Judith Hill, and his experienced detective Fred Stoshinburg again come to his rescue. Or, will all three end up as victims also?
The Mayonnaise Murders Part 2 by Keith A. Owens
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,930. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
The saga continues as a crew of angry mutant chickens collaborate with the critters from Planet 10 and a group of ambitious drug dealers in Denver to inflict the alien drug MayoMadd upon a planet of unsuspecting humans as revenge on behalf of the human/chicken hybrids for an experiment that went horribly wrong. This is science fiction/fantasy/detective mystery with a lot of humor thrown in.
The Mayonnaise Murders Part 1 by Keith A. Owens
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 94,110. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
On Planet 10, pork is fine but mayonnaise is illegal. Used as an essential ingredient in the highly addictive drug MayoMadd, mayonnaise has long been banned for the safety of the colonies which has been free of the MayoMadd craze for years. So then where did the mayonnaise come from? And who has enough pull to get it delivered to Planet 10?
Vapos Vita by Gabriel French
You set the price! Words: 76,540. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In the land of Teravapos, an authoritarian government lead by the High Council rules over the world with an iron fist. Follow Smythe Fletcher, Amelia, Zeya, and the rest of the resistance as they attempt to separate themselves from the government and, eventually, overthrow them. This is a tale of personal struggles, triumphs, and redemption.
Snapdragon: And Six More Short Stories with Bite by Jack Kardiac
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,680. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(5.00 from 1 review)
Written for fans of Alfred Hitchcock, Richard Matheson and The Twilight Zone, Snapdragon brings you 7 original stories ranging from creepy creatures to unlikely assassins and a few sudden surprises. These are stories to sink your teeth into. But let the reader beware: some of these tales just might bite back…
Where the Fleet of Stars is Anchored by J Alan Erwine
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,280. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014 by Alban Lake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
More than anything else, science fiction deals with questions that begin, “What if?” You’ll find that distinguished author, editor, and publisher J Alan Erwine asks a lot of those questions in “Where the Fleet of Stars is Anchored.” What if your society requires you to kill 200,000 people? What if a new lobe should sprout in the human brain, and what would it make humans capable of?
Outposts of Beyond October 2014 by Tyree Campbell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,760. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014 by Alban Lake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Outposts Of Beyond features science fiction and fantasy tales of elsewhere and elsewhen. These stories are seasoned to taste with just a touch of related poetry, and interspersed with reviews, interviews, and articles related to the genres. We hope you'll come along for the journey.
Garbage Music by S. A. Barton
Price: Free! Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
A short story, about 5000 words. Young Jacinta Jaara likes to sit by the old landfill mine and listen to the music ancient Neyerneyemeet plays. The music speaks of her of the old days, when the people of Australia were divided, before the war that changed everything. Soon, Jacinta's curiosity will lead her to an even more profound change, a change of growth, learning, and understanding.
Howard Hill by B. Joseph Huffman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,090. Language: American English. Published: October 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When the planet of Concentratia is invaded by the Fifty-Year Alliance, it is up to Howard Hill to find a way to defeat the alien army.
The Long Dark “The Alien and the Creature of Darkness” by Chuck Kurt
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,920. Language: American English. Published: October 18, 2014 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Nothing could have prepared Tom for the day that changed his life forever. What started off as a normal morning with his dog turned into what could very well be the end of the world. Tom must learn to survive with his neighbors and the one secret that may be the end of them all.
Orotund: Collected Short Stories Volume Two by BP Gregory
Series: Collected Short Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,520. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A paroled monster, a prostitute and a policeman all see a little girl lost but this isn't the start of a joke. An isolated, frail old man trapped in his apartment; what possible threat could he pose to the sociopaths next door? Take a stroll down humanity's eerie back alleys and enjoy BP Gregory's newest science fiction, urban fantasy and horror short stories packaged together in Orotund.
Stranded in Time Complete Collection by Carl Johnson
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 80,380. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014 by Sandra Ross. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
Future historians have discovered that humans will be extinct by the year 7500 A.D.. Clinging onto the hope that two futures can be created by a Zeta Disruption, Kenneth and Savannah are brought into the 73rd century to save humanity. They are but two precocious teenagers -- can they steer the course of humanity from extinction?
March to the Rebellion: Stranded in Time 6 by Carl Johnson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,460. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014 by Sandra Ross. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Remaining agents of the Society have been found in the city of Hong Kong, and it is now up to Kenneth and Savannah to find them and finish what they were tasked to do. Time is of the essence, and they have to act quickly. If they don’t find Tsumetai and stop the rebellion soon, Kenneth and Savannah might end up dead in the 73rd century!
A Warning Taken: Stranded in Time 5 by Carl Johnson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,880. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014 by Sandra Ross. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
The alien world of Fesquay will soon come under attack. Will President Kunan Slaan of Jakarta warn the aliens in advance? Indigo Pavun Kiro arrives in Zurich to stage an assault on The Society’s headquarters. He has everything planned except the outcome. But the Society has other tricks up its sleeve...
The Society of Schemers by Carl Johnson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,940. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014 by Sandra Ross. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Society for Social Advancement is the mysterious organization that is the prime mover behind many of the world's events. Kenneth, Savannah and Unquill seek to discover its true motives in the 73rd century, but Unquill must face his own tragic past to do this. Meanwhile, Hinjo Junta, the man future history says will destroy the whole of humanity, makes his appearance.
Night of the Almost Dead by Trisha M. Wilson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Morti was the best in the business for good reason. He cleaned up messes left behind to erase all evidence of a crime. Morti only had one hard and fast rule: he didn’t deal with the living. Contracted by Planet Mafia, he finds the victims aren't dead. Will he have to break his rule? Or will the Planet Mafia be sorry they ever contracted him to do their dirty work? 3100 world long story.
Pisces Miranti: Intergalactic Pizza Delivery Dude, Philosopher Poet by Matthew Ballotti
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 69,050. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014 by MWB Entertainment. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
After leading a mundane, simple life where he tried to get by as best he could, Pisces Miranti meets his demise in a tragic accident. Or so he thinks. When he wakes up some time later in the laboratory of a strange alien he doesn't know quite what to think. He soon discovers that maybe his existence wasn't so mundane and the universe still has plans for him.
Once A Thief by Alexandra A. Cheshire
Price: Free! Words: 9,000. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 17, 2014 by Howling Wolf Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Trauma induced memory loss drove Amy back to what felt most comfortable and familiar. But when a newly orphaned girl crosses her path, her memory begins to return. However, in her training of the child, they run afoul of the local thieves guild chapter.
How It Ends: A Novel by Scott C Lyerly
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,380. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In a future not so distant from our present, a servant class of robots and machines are manufactured for the sole purpose of serving humanity? What happens when one machine subverts its programming to gain the love of a human?