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Alibi Jones and The Sunrise of Hur
Series: The Adventures of Alibi Jones, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,550. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Mediator for the Solar Alliance, Alibi Jones is searching for a stolen alien artifact, a golden tiara with a blood red gem – The Sunrise of Hur. One problem - if he lands on the planet he most wants to investigate, he's been warned - he's a dead man!
Commander Neat: Book Two - Goodbye, Earth
Series: Commander Neat, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 160. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Science fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Billy experiences numerous delays as he prepares to leave Earth to begin his search for the aliens that ate his sister, including an encounter with the neighborhood bullies. Disclaimer: Strong language.
For Whom the Tinker Toils
You set the price! Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
Jon is a simple metalsmith and handyman from a small village--until he comes across two mechanized suits of armor their owners no longer appear to need. Then his life changes unexpectedly.
Exams (English edition)
Price: Free! Words: 8,160. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012 by Quelli di ZEd. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A fantastic tale from the collection "Di Stella in Stella" by the same author.
Long Odds
Price: Free! Words: 5,840. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Teklas is a dump and Isa is desperate to get off planet as fast as possible and back into a real job. She finds herself running illicit portable poker machines to make money. It's either that or go back to stripping or the mines. So far she has been lucky and avoided the cops. When her friend Tara tampers with one of the machines see how her luck changes and why.
Snow Wonder
Price: Free! Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A science-fiction horror, about a survey team on a distant planet, who encounter some very startling and mysterious snow.
Evolution: l’avenir
Price: Free! Words: 36,620. Language: French. Published: September 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Préface: Vanderlei Martinianos, "Pour en savoir davantage" Nikola Danaylov - Notre avenir: des êtres humains et des intelligences artificielles. Les protagonistes agissent dans un monde dominé par la technologie. Il en naît une comparaison puissante à la civilisation actuelle, qui nous laisse face à face à la morale d’un monde que nous pourrions partager un jour.
Polar Shift
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,530. Language: German. Published: September 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Als Amber DeSoto Nordlichter auf Ganymede entdeckt, weiß sie, dass etwas nicht stimmt. Aber wenn irgendwer das Unvorhergesehene überleben kann, dann Amber – und wenn der Kommandant der Basis schon nicht auf sie hören will, wird sie eben selbst herausfinden, wie sie die Basis und ihre Bewohner retten kann.
The Manna Trail
Price: $3.97 USD. Words: 131,860. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
On a clandestine mission to the center of the Jovian Alliance, a United Nations operative comes to the aid of a growing number of child refugees who follow him back to Mars.
Evoluzione : il futuro
Price: Free! Words: 32,220. Language: Italian. Published: September 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Prefazione di Marta Rossi, contributo speciale di Nikola Danaylov - Secondo recenti studi, il mondo sarà ben presto dominato da tecnologie rivoluzionarie che dischiuderanno all’Umanità un’era di progresso accelerato. “Evoluzione: il futuro” è una storia mozzafiato ambientata in un prossimo futuro reso quasi irriconoscibile dalle nuove tecnologie.
Splig and Dint
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,680. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Commander Splig and Lt. Dint are two aliens with a mission: to sit on their ass and monitor Earth communications for five years. Their years of boredom and near lunacy come to a horrific end when confronted with a video showing their beloved space navy hero Yablo Dan dissected by human beings. Splig and Dint set aside their differences and plan their revenge.
2051
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,010. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
2051 is a prediction of how we will evolve into non-biological beings ... how locked-in people will recover fully ... how wars will end. It is also a love story.
Movie Planet
Price: $3.41 USD. Words: 22,960. Language: Italian. Published: September 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Sul pianeta Movie, tutto è finalizzato allo spettacolo. Arina Evans è un’attrice che lavora da svariati anni per una delle megasocietà che produce olofilm. Spinta dalla paura del Rinnovamento, una sorta di lifting corporale e mentale che viene praticato sugli attori ogni dieci anni, decide di fuggire.
Dunyon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,810. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In a rundown bar on a space station at the end of the universe, a customer asks for passage to Dunyon. The owner and bartender has no idea what or where Dunyon is. The next night, more people show, and more, and suddenly Dunyon, that little bar, and the entire spacestation face a very big crisis.
Amelia Pillar's Etiquette for the Space Traveler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,570. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
As you prepare to embark on your yearlong space cruise, this excerpt from Amelia Pillar’s popular Etiquette for the Space Traveler will provide you with the skills you need to make your trip enjoyable for you and your fellow travelers. Includes complete bonus story, "Dunyon."
Alien Assessment
Price: Free! Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Millions of years ago the mysterious Toysarians transported a non-human mammalian species from Earth to Tilith. Only Elliot knew why.
Deep Cove
Series: Deep Cove, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,570. Language: American English. Published: September 14, 2012 by Bard and Book. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
On a hot summer's night in 1978 Randy and Jimmy discover that catfish and turtles aren't the only thing living in the murky waters of Deep Cove. Their discovery makes for a riveting, action packed short story.
Apex Magazine - Issue 40
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,690. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012. 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 on the first Tuesday of every month.
The Impossibles: A Retrieval Artist Short Story
Series: Retrieval Artist Universe. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,670. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
To pay off her law school debts, Kerrie works in the public defender’s office at the Interspecies Court. She has more clients than she can defend, most of them from cultures she does not understand. The public defender’s office loses almost all of its cases, but sometimes it gets a win. Kerrie thinks she has a winner. But does she? Or will winning the case mean she loses at everything else?
Going to the Dogs
Price: Free! Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012 by Intelligent Life Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A reluctant vacation for two couples quickly devolves into a desperate life-and-death fight when one member of the party decides to cross a galactic crime lord - with apocalyptic consequences...