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The Small Dark Room of the Soul - And Other Stories by Matthew J. Pallamary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,900. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
There can be no light without darkness. The sun cannot rise without night preceding it, and the setting sun of the day must inevitably fade to black. If life were all sunshine and roses, there would be no contrast. Perpetual sunshine would be both blinding and devastating. We need the darkness. It is an integral part of the whole. Part of us. Horror stories are a reflection of our darker side.
Original Encounter by Brent Meranda
Series: Dia Nova, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In the waning days of a war of independence, Commander Theo Paxton of the Dia Nova colony is sent to rescue a team of scientists who disappeared on the planet’s moon. When he arrives with his own team, he discovers a crash site and a single survivor. That survivor acts strangely, and then leads Theo to a discovery that has the potential to change the colony forever.
Stone Blade by James Matt Cox
Series: Stone Blade, Book 1. Price: $3.01 USD. Words: 108,030. Language: American English. Published: July 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
When Micah Stone left work late he started down a path to change the fates of more worlds than his. Forced into his planet's military, he excels. Then kicked out by a coward, he joins the League Marines. Haunted by demons of his past he enters a world of shadow and intrigue and must face a planet of foes with only two friends to help him. Success means survival. Failure is not an option.
The Dividers (The String Weavers - Book 4) by J.A. Marlow
Series: The String Weavers, Book 4. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 97,850. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014 by Star Catcher Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
The chase reverses… Dangerous pulsing in the Strings trap Kelsey Hale's Weaver team in a place Captain Delphi Winters recognizes: Universes cruelly ruled by creatures who divide Universes for their own destructive gain. After a division goes wrong the Dividers are on the hunt for the cause. The race is on to stop the Dividers before they themselves are captured.
Looking For Trouble, K'Barthan Series: Part 4 by M T McGuire
Series: K'Barthan, Part 4. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 146,380. Language: British English. Published: July 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
The Pan of Hamgee doesn’t believe in miracles but if he’s going to save K’Barth it looks as if he might need one. He's not as alone as he thought. He even has a plan for once. He just needs to keep his head down and maintain a low profile. He must be brave and clever and stay in control. That's going to be a first. But the hardest part will be staying alive long enough to put his plan into action.
The Universe Jumpers by John Alexander Rawson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,760. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: July 11, 2014 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
The Universe Jumpers explodes into riveting new territory with its often zany and insightful blend of action and science fiction with supernatural and spiritual themes. It delivers an enthralling story and profound message in a style that is unique, humorous and compelling. In the beginning God created the heavens and the Earth. This is where our story begins…
Six Weeks in the Moon by Joseph A. Lovece
Series: Dime Novel Cover. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,250. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Three loonies, Dick, Ned and Professor Benton, are completely unprepared for their trip to the Moon. They arrive just as a powerful earthquake destroys the capitol, are attacked by an alligator-octopus creature, hunt wild game on the Lunar plains, and almost get eaten by a sea monster. And that's just the first day! Includes a new story and the original from 1896 never before reprinted.
Stars that Fall to Earth: And Other Science-Fiction Tales of the Macabre, the Humoresque, and the Human by Jeremy Balfour
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,230. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014 by Tenth Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
This present volume of eight stories and three novellas has characters that instantly grab the imagination and moves forward without mincing words. And most of all, this work stands as unique even in its genre of the fantastic, as each tale relates original narratives of unpredictable intrigue.
Original Justice by Brent Meranda
Series: Dia Nova, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias(3.00 from 1 review)
Grace Robbins, an aging and resentful colonist on a newly independent planet, never learned to accept the original colonists who’d slept through the war, only to awake in a paradise they didn't deserve. But when one of them is brutally murdered, Grace is called upon to do her duty. In the process, she learns a little about what it means to be human, even if her DNA is anything but.
Mantis by Venla Mäkelä
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,940. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Russell West, his wife Gina and their two daughters move from Wisconsin to Chicago, where Russell grew up. Russell has a new job as a columnist at the Chicago Tribune. A public works employee calls the paper about the monster he's seen in the city sewer. Russell's colleagues think the guy is a nut job, but Russell is curious - and secretly worried the monster is the thing he set free years ago.
The Re-Entanglement of Grant Decker by William Mangieri
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Grant's daughter thinks he's having senior moments, but he knows it's just those voices. He's never been one to talk to himself, but maybe it's time. How else will he know if his life is coming apart or coming together? What does it all add up to? Read it and find out. "The Re-Entanglement of Grant Decker" is a short fiction, also in “Yet Still Even More Things I Could Get OUT OF MY MIND."
Goon Squad #6 by Jonathan L. Howard
Series: GOON SQUAD. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,570. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Exterminating Angel has struck once more, the body count is climbing, and the GOON SQUAD are on their way to face the entity. If only they had a plan. The one thing they're sure of is, if they fail to stop the murderous entity, many more will die. But there is another player in the game of whom they know nothing. What is the secret of the Holy Fool?
The Story of Eris (The Planets, Book Two) by Michael Cairns
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,630. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
New York is awash with murders. While the Planets race against time to stop the impending bloodbath, Eris travels to Africa to discover the secret behind his powers. But even he isn’t prepared for what he finds there. Click 'buy now' to continue the fight in this, the earth-shattering second book in the Planets series.
Cult Fiction by James Dwyer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 131,160. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Municipal City: the only place on earth where you can be anyone. Anyone from your favourite movies, books, tv shows, comics, video games or any cult media you can imagine. This is not virtual reality. This is real.
Onio by Linell Jeppsen
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 76,910. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A half- human Sasquatch falls in love with a human woman, but their love will threaten our world! See what happens when nature clashes with the industrial military machine!
Broken Nation by Shaunta Grimes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,050. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
From the author of Viral Nation comes the chilling story of Leanne Wood, a seventeen-year-old girl trying to make sense of the new world around her—and more than anything, just trying to survive.
SGA-22 - Unascended - Book 7 of the Legacy Series by Jo Graham & Amy Griswold
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,640. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » General
In the fragile peace following Queen Death’s defeat, Dr. Daniel Jackson arrives in Atlantis to indulge in some real archaeology. Naturally, things don’t go according to plan. Convinced that an Ascended Elizabeth Weir saved his life, Dr. Rodney McKay argues that she must have escaped her replicator body. No one believes him.
The Cat Wore Electric Goggles by Ian Hutson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,650. Language: British English. Published: July 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This book is not entirely serious, and it's not entirely not serious. There’s only one cat (briefly) mentioned in the whole book, velociducks do not hunt in packs around English village ponds, and the Moon landing actually cost England a lot more than two hundred and fifty quid. Think Ealing comedy written by tweed-cap chaps in white laboratory coats, some of whom were on psychotropic substances.
Scourge of Antares [Dray Prescot #47] by Alan Burt Akers
Series: Dray Prescot, Book 47. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,660. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014 by Mushroom Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Volume forty-seven of the epic saga of Dray Prescot and the fourth book of the Balintol Cycle.
Undead Genesis: Zombie by Colten Steele
Series: Zombie Threat, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 15,490. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Deep in the rainforests of Brazil a young boy from a remote tribe watches as his father is murdered. His desire for vengeance causes him to make a decision that could eventually unleash an undead epidemic upon the civilized world. Undiscovered species and mystic powers merge to create a new threat mankind could never fully prepare for.