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Fireborn Chronicles: Revelations by Mary Andrews
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 57,790. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012 by MuseItUp Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Prophesy said they would save the Oracle Planet but it never said how and now it’s up to the Nemesis Team and their uneasy allies to figure that out.
A look at the life from the other side. Second book. Later in the afternoon by Dan Borisov
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 74,190. Language: Russian. Published: August 29, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Somewhere in the mid-nineties, for some reason, I bought a 21-th Volga made in 1967. It glistened with fresh paint and nickel. It was all genuine the engine and gearbox, and even the tires on the wheels. Most marvelous were the front seats, which could be expanded into a big bed. And the sweet smell in the car the one from my childhood.
Broker by Michael D. Britton
Price: Free! Words: 3,740. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012 by Intelligent Life Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Eli Yon thinks nothing of slipping through time, "correcting" history by making sure the right people die. That's his job. But he may be starting to lose his edge, and the last thing he needs is some young hot-shot making him look bad by saving his latest assignment from failure. But he may have a solution...
Little Miss Mute by David M. Bachman
Price: Free! Words: 13,270. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.00 from 1 review)
In a Prohibition-Era speakeasy in Kansas City, Paul Verconi had been looking for nothing more than a few drinks to soothe his nerves before heading home. However, what came looking for Paul would prove to be even tougher to swallow than the diluted bootleg whiskey swirling in his dirty glass: a drop-dead gorgeous dame that was enigmatic, curiously silent ... and perhaps even dangerous.
Witherspork by Ben Ditmars
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,420. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic(4.50 from 4 reviews)
In this short by Ben Ditmars, Jeff Witherspork has spent his whole life being different. The other kids made fun of his strange last name and that was the least of it. They never knew about the doors opening on their own or the paths appearing out of nowhere. He kept it completely secret, until adulthood when a mysterious email arrived, throwing him into an elaborate mystery with others like him.
Going Alien by Jeffrey A. Carver
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,100. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Encounter the alien, in six science fiction stories from the imagination of Jeffrey A. Carver! Wrestle a shapeshifter in the intragalactic IIMAWL amateur wrestling games. Make love between the stars. Make a last stand against the aliens who've destroyed Earth. Duel an interstellar dragon. These and more, with new introductions by the Nebula-nominated author of The Chaos Chronicles.
The Spiritualist Episode by Geoffrey Mandragora
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,830. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
In this short story, Commander Ian Rollins from “The Thunderbolt Affair” is enjoying a rare respite from prepping his submersible crew for deployment to the Cape of Good Hope when he is summoned by the enigmatic Mr. Cooper-Smythe. This time the Admiralty’s clandestine agent requires his assistance to investigate a clairvoyant with an affinity for fire.
The Grandparent Trap (Quality Times #2) by Gayle Ramage
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,000. Language: British English. Published: August 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When elderly residents of a small English town start going missing, space and time adventuress Quality Times, and her travelling companion Tim, vow to investigate the disappearances.
The Luria Transform by Katrina Cooper-Hinton
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,080. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
A neuroscientist struggling to save his brain-damaged, comatose fiancee makes a discovery leading to a confrontation with an accident at the dawn of human consciousness which threatens to destroy all of human history.
Star Sails: Tin Machines by Sylynt Storme
Series: Star Sails, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,980. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Tin Machines is #5 in the Star Sails' series. Limping on their way home, the crew of the SS Falcon are in desperate need of supplies. The most important is gluonite so that they can get their hyper drive working. Without faster than light engines running, it'll take them close to 30 million years to get back home. That's a little longer than the estimated life of the good ship Falcon.
Firmware: 02 Proxy by True Colbytrax
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,680. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Isaac Sarason is a skilled hacker. With his health failing, Isaac ran from his employer. He found a haven in a working class district of the City known as Little Russia. Within hours of his arrival, he was embroiled in the affairs of the Lomidze family. Now wounded and alone, Isaac depends of the kindness of strangers. What do you do when the only way to save those you love is through Proxies?
Tough guys acting by Poll Karskiy
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 102,380. Language: Russian. Published: August 27, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
We, the people of the 20 th century believe, that one day the heroes, the representatives of humanity will travel to space. Then they - the people of honor and conscience will fly from one star to the other, they will find the unknown planets and will make contacts with the amazing civilizations... It will be a new era, the new Age of Discoveries!
STRANGE STORIES by THANOS KONDYLIS
Price: $1.30 USD. Words: 11,400. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This is a volume of three Short Stories that one can find separately among my other writings. The titles are “MEMORIES FROM SMYRNA ”, “LIFE INSURANCE ”, and “A MINUTE TO GO”.
Joe's Milky Way Cafe by Linda Jordan
Series: Love & the Aliens, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012 by Metamorphosis Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Fluffy science fiction. Stella waits tables at Joe’s, the hot place to hang for all the alien tourists. She knows just how to handle them until she meets the Senumian. Will she succumb to the chemical attraction or take charge of the situation?
Cake Planet by Margaret E. Castle
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012 by Towhee Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Planets made from cake existed only in the picture book Daren and his wife read to their young daughter. Just a fun fantasy, even on an exploratory space ship. But when an explosion cripples the ship's drive, sending them to an odd planetary system, Daren must choose between a slim chance of returning home, and keeping his promises to his wife and daughter.
Pieces Of Us From The Earth by Rob Vagle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
The odds of finding your Completeness weren't great and people like Richard Kean became complete through living. He's proud he hasn't been waiting around for it and he and his late wife Shelia raised their daughter Joyce with the same attitude. He thought he was complete and together until a Filler comes to his door carrying a valise. Includes two bonus short short stories.
Ramming Speed by Mark Henrikson
Price: Free! Words: 4,980. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.00 from 1 review)
Generations of intergalactic war come down to one climactic battle. Neither side can even remember what the conflict is about anymore. They simply battle on as they are told to do until one man dares to challenge the status quo; dares to engage his enemy in dialogue rather than combat. The end result is less destructive, but perhaps more productive. . .
Sam, le prisonnier des songes by Bulent Alagun
Price: Free! Words: 24,450. Language: French. Published: August 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Lorsque l'être inconscient, qui sommeille en chacun d'entre nous, a décidé de se réveiller et de prendre le dessus, le résultat peut être extraordinaire mais aussi dévastateur. Tantôt confronté à un tueur en série, tantôt mêlé aux élections en cours, Sam devra faire face, aidé par son esprit hors du commun. Prisonnier de son esprit, il va lutter pour conserver la pleine conscience de ses actes.
Omensent: Rise of the Shadow Dragons by Barry Gibbons
Series: The Dragon Lord, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,960. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
It's been three years since the Dragon Lord, Damion Omensent, merged the Dragon Gem with the Dragon Sword, releasing the scarlet dragons back into the world once more. Now a new evil has arisen as reports of huge shadowy black serpents terrorizing isolated farms and villages begin to circulate throughout the land.