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The Healer
Price: Free! Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Kyle Mootrey is a cute guy and everything, but Rebecca is beginning to wonder what he’s up to. The Earth colonists from Ark Two are settling in to what turns out to be a rather barren planet. Kyle is hoping Rebecca can keep a secret. Kyle has an alien friend who is hurt, and only Rebecca can help. A short story.
Artificial Squared
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,580. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Mark Mattias is a brilliant software engineer with the veritable "steel trap" mind. He has developed a greatly advanced Artificial Intelligence. Suddenly he awakes in an unknown room, with a total lack of memory, and begins remembering things he didn't realize that he ever knew.
The Fifth World: The Times That Try Men's Souls
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 110,850. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Gaia’s struggle for freedom continues in the sequel to The Fifth World. The Times That Try Men’s Souls is the story of a rebellion against a totalitarian world order that has devastated and oppressed Earth. Their heroic fight against overwhelming odds is a testament to the human spirit and its inherent desire to live free.
Partholon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,250. Language: American English. Published: September 8, 2013 by Rebel ePublishers. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
When those anthrax letters showed up in Florida, New York and DC, everyone thought it was some nutcase. Everyone was wrong.
My Pal the Bug #3: Bait
Price: Free! Words: 6,300. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Turlock gets a text informing him he'll be killed in five minutes. If he can best a near-perfect assassin, he and Marve must find out where it came from--and prevent their mass production.
Nipped in the Butt
Series: Herc Tom, Champion of the Empire, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,140. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Now included in the collection "Cats of War I", now available at a special promo price! More intrigue as a familiar hallucinogen finds its way into Ramses society. Are their long-time adversaries behind it? Time for Major Tom to save the Empire again… “Nipped in the Butt” is the 2nd story in William Mangieri’s “Herc Tom, Champion of the Empire” series.
The Glass Galleon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,310. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
A blimp flies silently over the London rooftops hidden by a thick fog. The mission for the soldiers it carries is to steal Her Majesty’s stealth ship, codenamed The Glass Galleon. The final pieces of the plan to destroy the British Empire are moving into place. The architect of this dastardly plot is the mysterious Olivia. But why does she also need to kidnap the daughter of a minor civil servant?
Come Tomorrow
Series: Visions of the Future short fiction anthologies, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,340. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
The infinite possibilities for mankind’s future are as diverse as those contemplating them. While it seems that there are more predictions of ruin than utopia, the sheer adaptability and persistence of humanity has always been it’s greatest strength. Within this book you will find sixty views of where those strengths could take us, along with the foibles we have.
"The Time Catalyst"
Price: $1.80 USD. Words: 39,560. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Young billionaire, Dr. Patrick McClain, in Seattle, Washington, invented the ultimate solar powered source, called the Solar Unlimited. The Solar Unlimited condenses the Sun’s energy at historical levels. So potent is it that the SU punches a hole in space-time...thus opening the portal to Anarchists from 2287 to sow destruction. Tadosh, a cop from 2287, arrives to help Dr. McClain!
Star Sailor #3: Jyoti the Slave
Series: Star Sailor. Price: Free! Words: 17,720. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Star Sailor is a series of episodic short stories about a girl named Najima Dezetoiles, and her travels by raft throughout a galaxy once rocked by a terrible war, as she searches for something she lost. In this episode, Najima crash lands on the lush, rainy planet of Tamiravani III, where she must solve a mystery of missing slaves with her unexpected companion, Jyoti.
Wyrd Worlds
Price: Free! Words: 90,490. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013 by WyrdStar. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 4 reviews)
An anthology of short stories by an international collection of science-fiction and fantasy writers, covering a wide range of what is known as ‘speculative fiction’, from slices of fantasy and time travel to steampunk and science-fiction. The tales vary widely, yet are all born from the same drive to create, share ideas and above all to entertain!
Clockwork Nessie
Price: Free! Words: 5,450. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013 by Spencer Imaginarium. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
An intrepid young woman in pre-World War 1 Scotland, who prefers science to matrimony, discovers a world of incredible secrets her late father was keen on hiding from her. Clockwork Nessie is a short story featuring steam-powered inventions, monsters, pirates and handsome scientists.
Crimson Return
Series: Fall of Venus, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,670. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
After escaping captivity from the Crimson Survivor Refuge, where the survivors of a mysterious virus were held under the guise of protection, the lives of Pollen McRae, her niece, Evie, and Marcus Stygma are turned upside down by the return of the man who betrayed them, and they learn of a mysterious prisoner still held captive at Crimson. This is book 2 of the Fall of Venus trilogy.
Avalon, the Prequel: Invasion of Memories
Series: Avalon, Prequel. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 112,820. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
When attacked by the alien Vordan, Glen needs to move fast but he is in danger of being overwhelmed with memories until he begins to tell stories of his past, when the block on his memory came down, and he remembered being the Kairos, the Traveler in Time, the Watcher over History. He cannot afford to become incapacitated this time. There are three Vordan battleships on the moon ready to invade.
Remembrance Day
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,610. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Magnus is a broken-down veteran of the Basilisk war, running a bar on the Möbius Strip. His customers are trying to forget their pasts. He spends his time trying to remember his. A woman he once knew comes seeking his help. When Magnus finds out who is really involved it's time to reach for his blaster. But then he begins to discover just how unreliable his memories actually are...
Perfection Challenged (Book 4 of the Double Helix series)
Series: Double Helix, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,790. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Danyael Sabre, the alpha empath, is on a serial killer's hit list. In a desperate race against time and his own dying body, Danyael comes to the wrenching realization that his greatest battle will be a battle for the heart of the man who hates him.
Purge of Prometheus (Brink of Distinction book #3)
Series: Brink of Distinction, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 126,330. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013 by Clean Teen Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
One-by-one, the brilliant suns of Alliance space are disappearing, left cold and lifeless after exposure to the Terran biological epidemic. Trapped on one of the sunless worlds, Keryn Riddell, the ruthless Wyndgaart warrior, fights against both a frozen landscape and her Terran captors.
Fall of Icarus (Brink of Distinction book #2)
Series: Brink of Distinction, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 126,300. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013 by Clean Teen Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The Terran Empire has broken the Taisa Accord and invaded Alliance space in this exciting second novel in the Brink of Distinction series. Survivors of the Empire's first assault, Yen Xiao and Adam Decker swore vengeance against the Terrans. Joining forces with the enigmatic Keryn Riddell, the three warriors must find a way to destroy the Terran fleet.
Burden of Sisyphus (Brink of Distinction book #1)
Series: Brink of Distinction, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 81,570. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013 by Clean Teen Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
(2.00 from 2 reviews)
Between the alien Alliance and the Terran Empire, a neutral zone stretches between the galaxies, a demilitarized zone that was established 150 years previous, following the Great War. The peace accord granted a semblance of peace to the universe. The peace, however, is a facade, and it is the responsibility of Michael Vance and his covert operations team to maintain that illusion.
A Force of No Equal
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,080. Language: American English. Published: September 6, 2013 by Bard and Book. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » General
Three waves decimated the earth. In the First Wave: Snow Day, they came with the snow to destroy as many of us as possible. During the Second Wave: A Trip to the Zoo, they took over our government, our armies and our own bodies. And finally, in the Final Wave: A Hike in the Mountains, one of the last members of the human race tries to run for a place to hide and wait out the invasion.