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The Cannon and the Voice of the Generations
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,500. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(Short Story, Science Fiction, Plus a Bonus Story) Blood, death, and redemption. As the enemies of his people close in, one man sets out to build a weapon that no invading army can prevail against. He vows to teach iron to fly. Check out Jamie's website at http://www.jamiemcnabb.com.
Tales from Omega Station: Omnibus Edition
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 56,960. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Omega Station, the Rock. A barren, airless asteroid on the outermost edge of the galaxy, home of the richest of the rich and the poorest of the poor. The upper levels are safe, comfortable, secure or as secure as anyone can be on Omega Station. The lower levels, now; are home to the detritus of numerous alien species, all living in uneasy juxtaposition, fighting, loving, eating - and being eaten.
We Lost Earth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,280. Language: American English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
For centuries, a human colony survives under a brutal regime on a young planet connected to Earth through a star gate – until the gate is blown out of the sky, forcing the colony to face a hostile universe alone. A young woman forges a new life for her people, but her own son will not let the memory of Earth die.
Menagerie
Price: Free! Words: 15,100. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Menagerie is the newest pet craze from the Acme Corporation. The robotic animals genetically bind to their owners. Only three easy steps to link: 1) Put a drop of fluid (saliva or blood) in its mouth 2) Wait for 24 hours 3) Tell your dreams and fears to your forever friend. By the way, genetic binding is an imperfect science. 15,000 words, give or take a character or two.
A Chat with Death
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
*Short story* In the final stages of cancer, 31 year old Julie decides to visit the beach for the last time; little does she know that someone would be there waiting for her---waiting to escort her to the other side.
Sentinel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,780. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
After years of coping with the haunting memory of his last mission in space and encounter with the enigmatic alien named ‘Sentinel’, Dr. Frank Carver reluctantly agrees to join another adventure with his former boss Ben Davis. Accompanied by his wife Peggy, Carver learns that this time the stakes are much higher as events on an alien world spiral beyond his control.
Greed
Price: Free! Words: 1,160. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
The story of one man's greed, a random accident, and the consequences
Crucifix Point (A Blood Skies Short Story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,420. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Set between BLACK SCARS and SOULRAZOR, this 65-page short story details an early team mission. Cross's team investigates a series of mysterious vanishings in the wastelands. Challenged by vampires and rival mercenaries, the group will learn the true fate of those killed during the massacre at Crucifix Point...but only if they can first escape a strange redoubt beset by primitive undead invaders.
Untitled Bruce Lee/Phil Dick Project
Series: 666ties, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,610. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
1966. Phil Dick does drugs, but not at work. Except sometimes. Phil Dick hates computer games, but he makes them for a job. Phil Dick hates the Beatles, but got on the backstage list for their show at Candlestick Park. Phil Dick hates Bruce Lee, but he has to make it through dinner with that preening rock star. Phil Dick has a lot of harsh judgments about everybody else.
Hardin's Calling
Series: Hardin's War, Book III. Price: Free! Words: 34,140. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Sequel to Hardin's Dilemma. Hardin has a week to stop the Dizurians and save his home. He can no longer count on the government for help and must turn to a secret society that he knows little about.
A Rollicking Band of Pirates We
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,570. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Onboard the good airship Invincible, our dashing heroes are attacked by dastardly pirates. Unbeknownst to the aforementioned pirates, however, the airship Invincible has been modified by Herr Nicola Tesla himself. Huzzah!
Stone Soldier
Series: Shadow Detachment. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,810. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
A supersoldier fights communists, a Chinese wizard and a monster in 1962 Laos
The Man Who Watched The World End
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,180. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
The end of man was not signaled by marauding gangs or explosions, but with silence. THE MAN WHO WATCHED THE WORLD END is the haunting account of a man who has witnessed the world fade away. It is also a story about the power of family.
Pray to Stay Dead: A Zombie Novel
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 114,530. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
It’s 1974. The world is ending. As civilization falls, a group of terrified survivors crosses bloody paths with a family of survivalists who have spent years preparing for apocalypse. As the walking dead roam in search of living flesh, they seek shelter within his walls and soon learn that the ones they should fear most are the living.
Sudden Death
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,660. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
They framed him ... to save him? Ramirez came home from work to a beer, a sit-com, and the messy corpse of his neighbor. Dead in his shower. Killed by a distinctive kitchen knife. With the evidence mounting against him, Ramirez flees the Bay Area and runs straight into a web of conspiracy and counter-conspiracy. How can Ramirez overcome the goals and philosophies of groups that manipulate society?
Apex Magazine - Issue 55
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,560. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013 by Apex Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Apex Magazine is a monthly science fiction, fantasy, and horror magazine featuring original, mind-bending short fiction from many of the top pros of the field. New issues are released the first Tuesday of every month.
The Lost Shell of Mahon
Price: Free! Words: 55,950. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
Just an ordinary girl, through a twist of fate is thrown into the literal lion’s den. She struggles in a race against the growing darkness to find her true self and save the world she never knew existed.
Reborn to Endless Night: Fragments from the Life of Anu Vijara
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,880. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Calcutta, 1883. When Anu Vijara enters an opium den, trying to quell his craving, he happens upon Arthur Pennington, a weary Englishman. Their chance encounter creates a dilemma Anu never anticipated, forcing him to confront both his long, torturous past and his current predicament. Arthur will learn about humanity's hidden history, knowledge that will alter his future. If he has one.
For Life and Virtue
Price: Free! Words: 48,800. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
For Life and Virtue is a fantastic blend of Greek Mythology, Sci Fi and Fantasy all wrapped in one. The Marzeus family has been outcast degenerates nearly as long as they've been alive. The birth of their son, Eras and his “other worldly” features only seem to make matters worse. Outcast and different, Deshret accuses Eras of heralding in a famine that threatens to wipe out their race.
Tankbread 2: Immortal
Series: Tankbread. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 82,300. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Nine months after the sacrifice of one man destroyed the evol hive-mind, Else is preparing for the arrival of a new life. When her son is born on a night of storm and rage, Else is thrust into a desperate struggle to save him from a gruesome fate in the hands of the zombie crew of a derelict ship. To rescue her son, Else must become the unwilling hero and savior of the last remnants of humanity.