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Singularity War: Enlightenment by Joshua Patton
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 7,190. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
If you could have a computer implanted in your head, would you? What if it were mandatory? In this gripping series, the world is implanted and those who have avoided them wage a resistance. This installment shows the First Strike from the perspective of the Sheriff's Director of Security. Much more about the characters and the world in which they live is revealed. Pick up both installments today!
SG1-20 Heart's Desire by Amy Griswold
Series: Stargate SG-1, Book 20. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,560. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(4.00 from 1 review)
Colonel Jack O'Neill wants a relaxing mission for SG-1 as they recover from Sha're’s death at the hands of Teal'c and the horrors of Sokar's prison world of Ne'tu. The trade negotiations on Saday look like just the ticket — until the pirates show up. Captured by rival bands of treasure hunters in search of the mythical Heart's Desire, the team must fight to stay alive.
The Wire: Searching for Reason by Natascha Scrivener
Price: Free! Words: 500. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General(5.00 from 1 review)
The Wire is a sci-fi/fantasy novel published in installments by Ether Books and on Facebook. Please see the long description for more details and visit the facebook page and website. www.nataschascrivener.webs.com www.facebook.com/thewiresearchingforreason
The Path of Balance by Linda Jordan
Series: Paradiso Stories, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,410. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012 by Metamorphosis Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
On the sexual tourism planet, Paradiso, Priestess Asmara fights grief that her longtime guest must leave the planet and her body is beginning to age. Will she stay and mature into the honored role of Elder Priestess or leave to start a new life elsewhere in the galaxy? A Paradiso Story
The Bear and The Travelers and Other Stories by Douglas T. Vale
Series: Douglas T. Vale's Short Stories, Book 22. Price: $3.03 USD. Words: 10,210. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A bear menaces hikers. A man walks out his front door and discovers honey has drenched his house. A teacher finds a tattoo growing on his arm. These are some of the fantastic short stories you'll find in this collection.
A New World: Awakening by John O'Brien
Series: A New World, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,780. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Awareness grows... The gathering commences.... The world has changed. Jack Walker and the other survivors must adjust with it if they are to have a chance. They've managed to stay one step ahead so far but the gap is narrowing. The night runners are growing and adapting. The rules are changing. The deadliest threats Are those that build unseen...
Land Sea and Why by Daniel Eness
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,730. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
In that territory of forgotten promises and withering indifference a new portal waits be discovered by those who seek: a lost cellar door that, when unlocked, unleashes the fires of hope. A collection of short stories: The Death March Mystery and Asteroid Mine as well as the full contents of three separate anthologies: Monstrous Magic, Tales of the Haunted Titanic and Adventures in Paratime.
The Eyes Have It by M. Kari Barr
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Edwin finds his life is incomplete after his parents take off in a rocket ship to colonize a distant sector of outer space. This simple tale has a surprise ending that should leave the reader smiling.
Green Blood Rising by Lea Tassie
Series: Green Blood, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,940. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic(5.00 from 1 review)
In 2050 The Devastation hits. Trees develop powerful electricity which zaps all metal. Young trees sprout up fast everywhere, promising to destroy what humans have built. In days, the supermarkets are stripped bare. On one small farm, a family fights to survive. When the power fails and technology is useless, the struggle escalates as desperate gangs attack, willing to kill for a morsel of food.
Desolation Boulevard by Mark Gordon
Series: The Feeder Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 133,960. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic(4.50 from 4 reviews)
In a dystopian future, humans huddle together and fight the zombie-like feeders, who rule the night. A group of young people are thrown together in this post-apocalypse world and must learn to become warriors, despite the destruction all around them.
Transference Station (Book 2 of the Sliding Void science fiction series) by Stephen Hunt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,240. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Are things finally looking up for Captain Lana Fiveworlds? She's managed to reach what passes for civilisation in the wild border systems of the Edge - Transference Station - the largest trading hub in the free worlds. With her ramshackle starship, the Gravity Rose, safely docked, she's now desperately searching for a cargo to stave off bankruptcy.
Sliding Void (Book 1 of the Sliding Void science fiction series) by Stephen Hunt
Price: Free! Words: 31,460. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Adventure » Action(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Captain Lana Fiveworlds has a hell of a lot of problems. She's sliding void in an ageing seven-hundred-year-old space ship, scrabbling around the edges of civilised space trying to find a cargo lucrative enough to pay her bills without proving so risky that it'll kill her.
Remember Me by Neil Hartley
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,100. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Ron Bower has just woken up in a strange laundrette with no memory. A dead midget has fallen out of the dryer. Now things are going to get really strange...
Man's Best Friend by Blair MacGregor
Price: Free! Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
All Jason wants is someone to watch the kids until his wife gets home. The new nanny--her protective instincts honed with canine genes--seems the perfect solution. But the honing is more than Jason can handle, and he's about to lose his family to a new Alpha.
El Día de la Recuperación (Las piedras que guiaban a los hombres) by Antonio Canales Marqués
Price: Free! Words: 47,880. Language: Spanish. Published: July 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Siglo IV a.C. En medio de una batalla, un guerrero desconocido sin pasado ni recuerdos se convertirá en la llave maestra que cambie el futuro de la humanidad. 1979. Un extraño personaje llega a un pequeño pueblo de Georgia con el encargo de construir el más misterioso de los monumentos del siglo XX. 2011. Un periodista italiano viaja al encuentro de una entrevista altamente extraña.
Dead on Europa by Steven Mohan, Jr.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,210. Language: American English. Published: July 21, 2012 by Blue Shark Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
It takes only moments for a catastrophic failure to send the lander smashing down into the little world's cold surface, scattering twisted fragments of steel across ten miles of blue ice. The crash leaves Mission Specialist Bob Hargrove stranded in an airless, frigid hell a half-billion miles from Earth. There's no way he can survive. Unless there's more to Europa than anyone knows.
Jarl on Faruul (Origins Part 6) by W Bradley
Price: Free! Words: 2,980. Language: British English. Published: July 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Jarl and Leyla arrive on Faruul with little idea how they can help the cause of the Prooth, though they are both more than willing. However, some among the alien race are not so keen to accept the aid of humans. This is a science fiction short story of 2,970 words. It is part six in the 'Origins' series of stories.
The Multiplex Man by James P. Hogan
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 121,360. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Multiplex Man (winner of The Prometheus Award) is an intriguing thriller set in a future where every aspect of life on Earth is micromanaged by authorities who consider any deviation from the prescribed path as dangerous.