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After The Fires Went Out: Shards (Book Two of the Unconventional Post-Apocalyptic Series)
Series: After The Fires Went Out, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 132,230. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Adventure » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Three years ago today the comet was sighted and the world started to fall apart. Surrounded on all sides by factions he knows he can't trust, Baptiste fights to keep his ever-dwindling crew of survivors alive. When a violent and vindictive gang demands more than Baptiste can give, he realizes that the only path to safety means risking everything he has left.
After The Fires Went Out: Coyote (Book One of the Unconventional Post-Apocalyptic Series)
Series: After The Fires Went Out, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 158,910. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Adventure » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
First came the comet. Then came the fires. Now we fight to save what's left. Baptiste, stranded 500 miles from his wife and daughter, at the northern edge of civilization, has made a vow to protect a teenage girl from the chaos that surrounds them. But as food and fuel runs out, and even friends prove they can't be trusted, Baptiste realizes that this promise won't be easy to keep.
Olympus Rises (Book One of the Code of War)
Series: The Code of War. Price: Free! Words: 78,110. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
(4.57 from 7 reviews)
Afghanistan, 2014. Two weeks before the final withdrawal of all Coalition forces, a small unit of Army Rangers is attacked and destroyed by a Private Army known only as Olympus. The survivors are captured and held in a fortress in the Pamir Mountains of Kazinistan. There, they must effect a daring escape from their captors and at the same time find the secret of the mysterious Code of War.
Killing Time
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Paula finds herself living a memory. Transported back in time, she straddles then and now. She must choose: Relive the past or accept the present. But what if Paula wants a third option—one no one thought she’d ever choose. “Rusch writes humanist SF.” —Locus
The King's Jewel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,560. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Shara’s a normal 2050s schoolgirl, able to escape the English monsoon and visit her grandparents in South Africa, but just a normal 12 year old. Or so she thought. First were Granddad's stories of ancestors who were kings - gods even! Then a stalker with a strange tale to tell. Next thing she knows, Shara is waking up in a palace, on a mission to retrieve alien technology from Alfred the Great!
Sulan, Episode 2: Risk Alleviator
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,310. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Riska is a Risk Alleviator, a miniature winged tiger designed for one purpose: to protect Sulan. Discover Riska’s origins and his quest to find his beloved Sulan when she is taken by League soldiers. How does he find her? How was he created, and what special enhancements does he have to help him in his quest? This novella is the next installment in the Sulan series.
Dinosauria - Part XII: Worthy Adversary
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,990. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
If you've come this far, you know what's at stake. You know the fate of the universe and all of existence rests on the head of a pin. This is the end of Dinosauria as we know it.
With Eyes Open...
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,100. Language: American English. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Mira Frayne thought she was going to make a change. She had been used and lied to but now she would start to make a better life for herself. Little did she know how much her life would change. She would learn there is more to the world than she ever believed. The nature of this discovery is something she would have to deal with far into the future.
Avalon, Season One
Series: Avalon, 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 83,890. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The travelers from Avalon struggle through time gates and across time zones in Neolithic days, where they confront both troubles and nightmares. A company of ghouls hunts them, a bogy man and his bogy beast attack their minds, people are kidnapped, herds stampeded and demons await them down the trail in a world where man, nature and Hell itself seem arrayed against them.
After
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,640. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
On a world devastated by geological calamity, a young woman comes of age in a land where nobody has a name. Awakening in captivity, she recalls hushed whispers of disappearances associated with a clandestine movement. Being groomed for a ritual that will seal her fate, she faces the ultimate challenge.
Grayman Book Four: Scary Monsters
Series: Grayman, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 148,490. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
(5.00 from 1 review)
Mike Ram has been missing for six months, but the Grayman hasn’t been idle. Now, heroes and villains must work together to bring down a conspiracy that has been manipulating both sides of the War on Terror for power and profit, knowing that their actions will likely destroy them as well.
The Meaning of Luff and Other Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,450. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In Old Earth’s penultimate age, master criminal Luff Imbry moves through the halfworld like a full-fleshed shark. Thief, forger, confidence man, and sometimes go-between, he maps out his illicit operations with exquisite care then carries them out with courage and panache. Seven space-opera short stories and two novellas from the author Booklist calls "heir apparent to Jack Vance."
Hespira: A Tale of Henghis Hapthorn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,910. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Henghis Hapthorn leaves Old Earth to solve the mystery of Hespira, an ungainly off-world woman who has lost her memory. The investigation takes him down The Spray to the rank-obsessed world of Ikkibal and the rustic Shannery, where he unravels Hespira's role in a deadly feud between aristocrats. But behind the scenes an unseen antagonist is plotting the discriminator's destruction.
The Spiral Labyrinth: A Tale of Henghis Hapthorn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,240. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
In the sequel to Majestrum, Old Earth's foremost discriminator continues to struggle with a world in which science must give way to magic. Then his intuitive alter ego's researches thrust him centuries forward in time, into a world where magic rules unchallenged and Henghis Hapthorn becomes the pawn of five contending wizards of the Dying Earth.
Majestrum: A Tale of Henghis Hapthorn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,950. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Henghis Hapthorn is the foremost penetrator of mysteries in a decadent, far-future Old Earth, just before the Dying Earth. Superbly rational, he disdains the notion that the universe might have an alternative organizing principle: magic. But now a new age is dawning, overturning the very foundations of his existence, and he must struggle to survive in a world where all the rules are changing.
Fool Me Twice
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,140. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
In another sparkling and slightly askew adventure in the mode of Terry Pratchett, Douglas Adams and Jack Vance, errant fop Filidor Vesh sashays once more through the penultimate age, finding that love is a many splintered thing. A sequel to Fools Errant from the author Booklist calls "heir apparent to Jack Vance."
Fools Errant
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,060. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Foppish young Filidor Vesh wants only to dally among his shallow pastimes. But a simple errand for his uncle, the vaguely all-powerful Archon of Old Earth, becomes a frenetic odyssey across a planet speckled with eccentric nations pursuing odd aims with intense determination. A satirical fantasy by the author Booklist calls "heir apparent to Jack Vance."
Sweet Halo-Dreams and Other Tales of Peril and Magic
Series: Tales of the Fabled Fades. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 24,040. Language: American English. Published: August 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Fades, several worlds far from Earth, are home to many exotic creatures and people: Swink, the scoundrel, is just trying to survive a journey through the Hag's Wood; the halo-stage technician Welry is in love with Sanda who is in love with Welry's best friend, but this is not a typical love triangle; the student Magda spends her tuition to parole a comatose treasure hunter, to get rich.
U.F.Otaku
You set the price! Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
PREPARE FOR ABDUCTION! Immerse yourself in an EPIC, page-turning short story by Author Jason Jack! Keiko Allstar always wanted to be abducted by aliens, and her dream finally comes true! But when her alien abductor botches the attempt, Keiko is left stranded on a hostile planet with little hope of survival . Luckily for her, she has been preparing for this moment her entire life . . .
Extraction Plan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,930. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Sean Monaghan's Hidden Dome series, begun with the novel The Tunnel, spans a huge universe with many stories. Extraction Plan is one of the side stories, a novelette following Geri Harrigan, determined stowaway, in a bold attempt to wrench her husband free from alien control.