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Operation Disaster
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,840. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012 by Chater Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
In a post-apocalyptic world, there’s a million-to-one chance that Steve Vannevar can succeed where the rest of the Suicide Squad had failed. Succeed, that is, in traveling back in time—reaching back into the months or weeks before that first attack, and persuading the nations of the Earth to hold their fire for the sake of the human race. A short story.
Brown-Eyed Girl: A Romance of the Future
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In the future all prisons have become redundant. An old man who has spent most of his adult life behind bars, abruptly set free into a strange new world he does not comprehend, sets out to search for the girl he once loved.
Epic Marvels
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 77,490. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This eBook has twenty-two of chuck's epic short sci-fi stories. A sci-fi assortment consisting of adventure, fantasy, suspense, mystery, horror, comedy, action, and steaming hot romance. Every imaginative story will rock your mind with thrills, chills, and super-surprises. There's sexy female aliens, scary alien creatures,and shocking situations.
Thesis
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
All I wanted to do was submit my Thesis. It’s on theoretical physics. No interest to anybody. Or so I think until a shadowy organisation drives by my house and tries to shoot me. After that, I run, but it turns out that this is a matter of life or death. Potentially, mine. Thesis is a 2,800 word short story by Ray Jaxome.
Phantom Universe
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Series: Summer Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 89,990. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Sold into slavery to pirates, Summer learns to survive the rough seas of subterfuge and thieves through silence. When the boat she's lived on most of her life is destroyed, Summer is washed up on the shore of a new world, a phantom universe full of the bizarre and extraordinary. When death looms, will Summer finally call out? Or will all be lost in the fathomless depth of silence?
Tweede Talent
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,350. Language: Dutch. Published: January 25, 2012 by Uitgeverij Verschijnsel. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
De mensheid bevolkt een afgelegen deel van de ruimte, ver van de anderlingen, zodat in ieder geval een deel van de mensheid zich ongestoord verder kan ontwikkelen. Langzaam worden de rollen omgedraaid. Zal de mensheid snel genoeg de kracht vinden om de gezamenlijke macht van de Ptuui's en de Zassonen te weerstaan?
A Lesser Hero
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,320. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Power corrupts; absolute power corrupts absolutely. And superpowers distort perception. But even superheroes need help sometimes. When things go bad,who ya gonna call?
Becalmed: A Diving Universe Novella
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Series: Diving Universe. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 17,510. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.00 from 1 review)
Mae, chief linguist on the Ivoire, heads a diplomatic mission to Ukhanda. Her handling of relations with the Quurzod lead to a battle that causes the Ivoire’s anacapa drive to malfunction, stranding the ship in foldspace. Mae can’t remember what she did wrong. If she doesn’t recall it, she won’t be able to prevent another disaster.
Lightning: A Machine of Death short story
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Price: Free! Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Liz is a librarian becoming disillusioned with her career. As she navigates another day of apathetic public service, she notices a Machine of Death slip left behind as a bookmark by a patron, labeled "Lightning." Liz doesn't know if the bookmark is a piece of someone's past or a warning for the future. Whose bookmark is it, and does Liz want to meet a doomed patron?
Switch
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,880. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Jean Mitchell, deep cover agent for the Association, just got her cover blown. Now there's only one option: become someone else entirely by trading bodies with another agent. But the real trouble starts when she starts to fall for that other agent's fiancee...
Downfall
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,020. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
The United States government has collapsed. The Chinese invade and control the country and the civilians are at their mercy, except for the homespun Militia. This story follows a unit of the Western Region Kentucky Free Militia as they fight for their freedom.
Genesis (The Incorruptibles Saga - Book One)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 99,340. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
This 100,000-word novel travels from World War II, to the present day and to Earth's distant future to reveal how Genesis, a nine-inch tall time-traveler and embodiment of self-sacrifice, finds her way in a world where everyone desires her power.
30 Minutes or Less
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Return to the world of KAT AND MOUSE, GUNS FOR HIRE in this all-new short story! It's Kyle Sterling's first assignment as a driver for Kombat Pizza. All he has to do is make his delivery in 30 minutes or less. Simple enough. But it's after dark, he's got to go to the most dangerous part of Bay City... ...and he's just pissed off a biker gang. Not so simple anymore.
Endeavour
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Price: Free! Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Three scientists play God and give life to an experiment. Things go wrong. Who will get out alive?
Tailor Maidens
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012 by Rapid-Dynamix Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Pablo Mistry envisions the latest advance in electronic textiles out of Silicon Valley when he beholds a sleek high-tech T-shirt at an airport boutique. But he soon discovers that the ultimate personalized user experience has turned him into his own, rather dubious brand-- and that this tailor-made digitgal monstrosity will bring him no end of grief-- unless he can get the damned thing off.
The Flies Dropped Dead
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 32,740. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012 by Rapid-Dynamix Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Jonathan Canny is a workaday morgue staffer who thinks he's seen it all until he discovers dead flies scattered around the body of a gorgeous woman. Canny turns to Lila, his ex-girlfriend, to seek some answers, but what they uncover engulfs the entire morgue in a creeping webwork of darkness, culminating in one man's desperate struggle for redemption-- even if is far too late for his beloved Lila.
Dragon's War Reborn (Alien Dragons: The Society On Da Run Special #25)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,950. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The space dragons are coming! And this time they are coming with their Empire form the depths of Space itself. They mean business and they aren't going to take the torture from us any-longer! This is story #25 in the acclaimed dragon series, "The Society On Da Run," but if you're just starting out, this is where you should start (or you could read War of the Space Dragons)
Only the Arquebus, by H. Beam Piper
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Series: Science Fiction Shorts, Book 8. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Famed science fiction and mystery writer H. Beam Piper apparently died in 1964 under mysterious circumstances. One of his manuscripts, Only the Arquebus, vanished in the aftermath. In this weird short story of the future past, or, more accurately, the alternate near-future, the secret behind Only the Arquebus is finally revealed.
The Eye Of Renithi
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Price: Free! Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Bryce Carlisle had sold his youthful ambitions of great wealth for a comfortable living selling the looted trinkets of dying Mars. Then the package from a forgotten friend arrived, and his old lusts were awakened by the promise of unbelievable treasures in the vast wastes.
The Mysterious Stranger
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Ashley had her future all planned out. She would go to college on a Track scholarship. Everything was going great in her life. Then, within a matter of weeks, her life began to unravel. She was depressed, and was feeling that her life was over, when she met the stranger, who became her friend.