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General | Adventure | Short stories | Space opera | Apocalyptic | Utopias & dystopias | Military | High tech | Hard sci-fi | Steampunk & retropunk | Cyberpunk
Elysia by Deborah McNemar
Series: Pantheon, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,970. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
Thanatos isn’t happy with the prospect of protection duty on his ex-fiancée. Sierra Galloway is the geneticist responsible for finding the cure to a lethal bio-agent and someone is trying to steal her research — someone willing to kill to get what they want. Elysia Grant is a wannabe journalist and when she drags a battered man out of the gutter, she has no idea the trouble she's just landed in.
Tycoon's Den by Eero Tarik
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Each week a group of hopeful entrepreneurs would come to the den in the hope of attracting an investment from the tycoons.And then a young man named Peace stood before them with a personal force field device seeking their investment - or was he? Was he after their money, or was he just teasing them, and the audience, to join him on the greatest journey in human history - a journey to the stars.
Earth Biome by Christian Gutierrez
Price: Free! Words: 11,990. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A boy finds himself in the middle of a conspiracy that reaches far into space and time. A race called the Guardians have been a part of society to 'keep the peace.' When his grandfather gives him a mission, he goes on a wild adventure to find the truth about the Guardians while befriending one along the way. Together they must fight against powers beyond their comprehension.
Axiom-man: City of Ruin (The Axiom-man Saga, Book 3) by A.P. Fuchs
Series: The Axiom-man Saga. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,100. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012 by Coscom Entertainment. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Superheroes, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When darkness descends upon the city, the streets are covered in strange black clouds. Only these clouds aren't natural and came from a shadowy being known as Bleaken. With all hope lost and the city covered in a sea of black clouds, Axiom-man must learn what it takes to truly shine as a light in a dismal place and stand strong against the tides of darkness emanating from all sides.
Dinosaur Wars: Blood On The Moon by Thomas Hopp
Series: Dinosaur Wars, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,440. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Adventure » Action(5.00 from 1 review)
The heroes of the Dinosaur Wars saga confront their greatest nemesis, the dinosaurian leader Saurgon, in his base on the moon.
Otchłań Ganimedesa (Ganimedes) by Tomasz Biedrzycki
Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 14,710. Language: Polish. Published: October 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Zanurz się w tajemniczy, podwodny świat jowiszowego księżyca. Poznaj wraz z emigrantem z Ziemi, van Hansenem korporacje zdobywające dla ludzkości nowe, niedostępne obszary Ganimedesa. Gdy konto Holendra pęcznieje, musi stawić czoła niebezpieczeństwom, o których nikt nie mówił, kiedy wyruszał z Ziemi. Czy zdoła ocaleć? Odkryjesz to dzięki "Otchłani Ganimedesa"
Melt Down by Edward W. Robertson
Series: Breakers, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 127,590. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In Idaho, Ness Hook is run out of his mom's house by his bullying brother Shawn. In Redding, Tristan Carter is about to graduate college. Jobless, she'll have to move back in with her parents. Ness soon discovers his best friend dead of disease. The pandemic quickly burns through the country. But the plague is just the first step--and with the world in ruins, Ness and Tristan may make easy prey.
Reggiecide by Chris Dolley
Series: Reeves and Worcester Steampunk Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,390. Language: British English. Published: October 18, 2012 by Book View Cafe. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Guy Fawkes is back and this time it’s a toss up who’s going to be blown up first–Parliament or Reginald Worcester, gentleman consulting detective. Guy might not be the only regicide to have been dug up and reanimated. He might be a mere pawn in a plan of diabolical twistiness. Only a detective with a rare brain–and Reggie’s is amongst the rarest–could possibly solve this five-cocktail problem.
Rocketship Patrol by James Ivan Greco
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,040. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
In the sleepiest corner of a backwater solar system, on a patrol rocketship well past her prime, under a shiftless, drunken letch of a commanding officer, rookie police officer Dana Loy is about to cross paths with a love-struck robot out for revenge, unscrupulous alien scavengers, an entire fleet of pirates, and a single-minded criminal mastermind. And it's only her first day on the job.
To Sail The Dark Sea by Steve K Smy
Series: The Captain Henri Duschelle Stories, Unlinked story. Price: Free! Words: 10,060. Language: British English. Published: October 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(3.67 from 3 reviews)
On a fairly routine run to deliver cargo to a colonial world, Captain Duschelle and the crew of the 'Persephone' encounter extraordinary danger.
Intervention by D.B. Reynolds-Moreton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,940. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
A dark ugly shape appeared close to Mars, and proceeded to wipe out the mining colonies there. It looked as if Earth would be next, so a probe was sent up to investigate - it disappeared in a puff of dust. The only hope mankind had was to approach the alien vessel undetected - which seemed to be an impossibility. A team of four very brave astronauts undertook the seemingly impossible mission.
The value of memories by Carlos Paramio
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,930. Language: British English. Published: October 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Jesus Blanco seeks desperately a way out of an ending that seems inevitable, and embarks on what could be his last bid for life. Unknowingly, his actions will help to a chance to preserve our history, what we were once, for much longer than we would have imagined. Would that be enough?
3 Worlds Journey by Matt Kratz
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,280. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This is a collection of three fantasy/sci fi stories. The first, "Squirrelman," involves an ordinary man who is bestowed with an extraordinary gift of a second identity. The second, "An Adventure in Adaven," features a man's journey into space and his experience on a whole new world. The third and final, "The Marlon Haze," deals with a stand against a 150-year old evil in a small Texas town.
Half Past One by Audrey Valiant
Price: Free! Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A short story with a Twilight Zone of yesteryear feel. A nuclear explosion leaves a group of people scrabbling for survival. How they cope is anything but expected.
Sungudogo by Greg Laden
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,820. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
"The Heart of Darkness" meets "The Poisonwood Bible" with shades of "Venus on the Halfshell" and "Call of Cthulhu," and a bit of "Raiders" added for fun, but with a significant female character. Set in the pre-War Congo, this novel provides a fictional explanation for the modern Skeptical movement.
The Guardians of Peace by Jeffrey Caminsky
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,950. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012 by New Alexandria Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Hated by half the galaxy, and denounced as a traitor from one end of Terra to the other, Admiral Cook is all that stands between his home planet, and certain destruction. In the thrilling climax to the Guardians of Peace saga, Cook and a handful of brave Isitians make their desperate stand against a seemingly invincible enemy, with the future of the human race hanging in the balance.
The Last Human by Eric Steven Johnson
Price: Free! Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic(5.00 from 1 review)
The Last Human is a Post-Post-Apocalyptic short fiction story following the life of the last human survivor of the second robot apocalypse. Jay has been wandering aimlessly for ages and passes the time by reflecting on the better days which, sadly, were his days spent in servitude to the robot overlords. This is the story of Jay's struggle to survive with only himself to rely on.
Aurora Borealis: Caught by Keri Dudas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,720. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
"Caught:" Immediately following the events in "Heated Arguments," the crew of the Aurora infiltrate a Commi ship in search of answers that may help their Captain. However, the mission leaves them with more questions than answers. Aurora Borealis is a series of short stories chronicling the journeys of Captain Kahara Rain and her crew.
Greatstar Lost (2181) by B.B. Irvine
Series: Spacer Series, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 94,190. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Greatstar Lost (2181): As Captain Xiu-Li Chen settles into her role as Steward of the Human Sphere, the catastrophic destruction of a GREATSTAR ship in an attack sends SAS VICTORY and newly promoted Captain Ecurba and his wife Qet-Sia on a deep space rescue mission. Book 7 of the Spacer Series.
One Nation Under Blood : The Sowing by Tarrin P. Lupo
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,230. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy(5.00 from 1 review)
A new rejuvenative technology is developed that allows the old to heal themselves with the blood of the young. This creates a problem with supply and demand of children’s plasma. The seniors demand new laws forcing kids to donate, which causes generational fallout. Vampires are now very real, but we never expected them to be grandparents.