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Mission: Blackguard Conspiracy by V. A. Jeffrey
Series: Mission. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,740. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Bob receives a copy of the Blackguard files by The Boss with a new mission: stop the inaugural activation of the new stargate at the annual Sci-Tech Convention. To most, this is a momentous year in the history of science and space exploration. However, Bob and U-net know that this gate is a Trojan Horse! It must be stopped and the aliens behind this sinister plan exposed, no matter the cost
Following the Beacon by Meyari McFarland
Series: Matriarchies of Muirin. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,270. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Nolan hated parties. Which didn't matter when Mother ordered him to attend a Delbhana ball. He wouldn't risk a beating for disagreeing. It looked to be another evening on the sidelines until Dana Gwen, notorious trader and brawler, asked him to dance. Her declaration of courtship threatened Nolan's entire life but maybe he could find his freedom if he followed Gwen into the romance of a lifetime.
Legend of the Stone: Chapter II by L. R. Ballard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,970. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
In this future the world has been destroyed by our own hands during the apocalypse war. The year is 3022, infant space age technology has developed as we were forced to move to the moon. Only getting water from chemical-contaminated water from earth. This might be our future, the start of an adventure that may have some insight to a further future. A science fiction story like not many others.
Octagla 2: Rematch by Donald S. Hall & Judi Suni Hall
Series: Octagla. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,030. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016 by Gingezel Inc. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Tamara is going for the near impossible, a three-peat as the Galactic Octagla champions. That was before the game with arch rivals Pendrae United that hospitalized Hall of Fame center Daron and ended his career. Now his teammates are looking for the rematch. But that isn’t all. Daron’s family works for a notorious drug lord, and they don’t think it was an accident. They’re out to find the truth.
Drawl: Surviving the Zombie Apocalypse (Duncan's Story) by Shawn Chesser
Series: Surviving the Zombie Apocalypse, Book 10. Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 76,260. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » Undead
During the first days of the zombie apocalypse Duncan Winters has decisions to make, and he must make them fast. If there is anything he has learned over nearly six decades on the third rock from the sun, it’s that you’re either quick or you’re dead. Come along and see the Zombie Apocalypse unfold through beloved STZA character Duncan Winters’ eyes.
Star Eagle Six by Robert Thomas
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,390. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The vastness that surrounds me is beyond my measure. I stare into the void safely tucked away within my cocoon, that which shelters me from the cold expanse of the universe. It is my only salvation. I stare blankly at the panel before me strung with instruments that are nothing but a memory. They call out their song but I do not recognize their words. I remember only, that I am at war.
Don't Turn On The Light: A Short Story by Max China
Price: Free! Words: 5,330. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When Frank, Shelley and their two young children move into the home of their dreams, they discover a problem with the cellar. It doesn't take them long to find out why the house was sold at a knock-down price.
jouth #2 by Wen Quan Li
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,990. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016 by Blaster books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Jouth is Blaster Book's hot new anthology sci-fi series. In the second issue, we turn to space! A smuggling crew gains an unwelcome AI member as they struggle to keep their diminutive secret passengers from killing one another in "Meerkat Manners" by Julie Frost.
Elementals Episode 2: Aftermath by S. G. Basu
Series: Elementals Season One. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,730. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Once a hero, now the hunted. The higher you fly, the greater the fall. Nothing could be truer for Chief Strategist of the GROUST, Tomlyn Elon. Once hailed as prime peacekeeper of Löthia, he's now the most-wanted fugitive of the Löthian state. Pursued by the GROUST, his only refuge is among the rebels–the people he ruthlessly hounded and terminated all these years. Will Tomlyn find shelter?
The Monolith - A Short Story by Darren Camp
Price: Free! Words: 15,650. Language: American English. Published: January 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
One morning it simply appeared out of nowhere, right in the middle of Seattle's Lake Union. The problem was, nobody knew where the massive 300-foot wide, 1,200-foot tall, 200-ton Monolith had come from. Or who had put it there. Or how it had gotten there without anybody realizing it. They just knew the mysterious pitch-black object of unknown origin and composition was now there, like it or not.
Pirate Theory by Gabriel Just
Price: Free! Words: 9,690. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(2.00 from 1 review)
In a world, where all goods are freely available to everyone, pirating is not the only profession that has a complex theory behind it. In order to survive, Captain Peppita must learn to think like a pirate, find out what true wealth really is, and discover which chemical substances are suitable for close-quarters combat.
Visions III: Inside the Kuiper Belt by Edited by Carrol Fix
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,100. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016 by Lillicat Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Using current scientific discoveries as a solid base, award-winning story tellers present thrilling tales about humans struggling to survive far from the comforting warmth of Sol. The Kuiper Belt, the domain of demoted dwarf planet Pluto, will someday provide opportunities for humankind to explore and even to build homes for their families.
Wormwords by Matt Weber
Price: Free! Words: 2,440. Language: American English. Published: January 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Janet's husband isn't dead any more; he's been resurrected in digital form from his social media profiles. But there are a few things Janet's keeping from him.
Statler pulchrifex by Matt Weber
Price: Free! Words: 1,240. Language: American English. Published: January 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Two retired spooks, code-named Statler and Waldorf, reminisce about the good old days when Statler created the most beautiful woman in the world.
Curefinder (Black Bloods, Novella Prequel) by John Hennessy
Price: Free! Words: 27,480. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Fifteen years ago, Clyde Aldridge failed Tamara Dareday. Instead of using his magic to save her, he stood by and watched as a task force hauled her away. But when a space probe sends an image that will shape the future of humanity, Clyde sets out on a mission to free Tamara from her imprisonment and inevitable execution.
Dispatch from a Colored Room by Matt Weber
Price: Free! Words: 21,710. Language: American English. Published: January 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Pel has a story to tell. There's the girl who grew up destitute, addicted, single mother to a son she can't protect; the father who left the family, then disappeared; the old family friend, angel and demon both; the Dandelion Knight. But why tell it tonight, before a crowded theater in a city under siege? DISPATCH FROM A COLORED ROOM is a companion novella to THE DANDELION KNIGHT.
Time Within Time by Denis Leeman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,960. Language: British English. Published: January 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A metal capsule that turns out to be a modern mobile laboratory is found a mile underground, embedded in solid coal three hundred million years old. Impossible?
The Suicide Watch by Harvey Stanbrough
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In one possible future there is a game show called The Suicide Watch. With teen suicide rates soaring so high even the government can no longer sugar-coat them, that same government teams up with their Hollywood pals to find a way to make money out of the deal. After all, sensational beats tragic, eh?
Time Chase by Denis Leeman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,880. Language: British English. Published: January 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Time travel is a subject that fascinates us all, we’ve all had some experience of it in one way or another throughout our lives, be it only in our dreams; but what about the real thing, how many of us have been fortunate enough, or unfortunate enough, to have experienced that? None you might say with a chuckle; but you may be wrong.