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The Companion
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Price: Free! Words: 8,560. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
This short story introduces Ax Weller, a space miner who has collected strange tales from his decades spent in the remote regions of deep space. "The Companion" is the tale of an explorer left for dead on a desolate moon and the unlikely relationship that helps him survive.
The Under Born Witch Compilation
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,740. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Something dark and deceptive, twisting and creative and perhaps just a little bit new. Delve into the world that you thought you knew. This Compilation lets you find out what happened to the girl with the curse from the day she died to the day she ended up in a cell in the Under World. Some mild suggestions of sex. There is also a sneak peek at 'A Day in the Life of Nora Bee - Witch'
Early Stories and Pilot of Varying Lights
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,370. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
This is early speculative fiction by S. Dorman, author of Gott'im's Monster, The God's Cycle, and Fantastic Travelogue: Mark Twain and CS Lewis Talk Things Over in The Hereafter. This is a collection of short stories in the fantastic, including "Pilot of Varying Lights," "The Magpie and the Ape," "Winter Ship," and "Magma's Net." Read the formative process in this collection by S. Dorman.
Sniper - POV
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Price: Free! Words: 850. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
Sniper – POV is a short story about a sniper who is forced to expand his Point of View beyond the terrorists in his scope. Things are not always what they seem.
Hal Spacejock
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Series: Hal Spacejock, Book 1 ยท Hal Spacejock Universe. Price: Free! Words: 82,530. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Hal's an upright sort of guy, and he won't take jobs from gun runners, drug smugglers or politicians. On the other hand, the finance company's brutal enforcer is on his doorstep, and Hal has barely twenty-four hours to pay him off. Miss the deadline and he - and his ship - will go under. Way, way, under. Faced with an impossible choice, Hal chooses an impossible job ...
Children of Jad Omnibus
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Series: Children of Jad, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,570. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011 by Star Catcher Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
It started an ordinary day and ended in a discovery that shook the planet of Jad. Through the threat of possible war, pirates, Chion Warriors, treasure hunters and more, Elvy Akuma and her friends Tiver and Pelik band together to protect themselves, the heritage of Jad, and peace itself. This Omnibus collects together: Glint of a Suncatcher, Glint of a Ring, Glint of an Artifact, Glint of a Tower
Glint of a Tower (Children of Jad #4)
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Series: Children of Jad, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,030. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011 by Star Catcher Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
In a dream come true, Pelik is invited to train with the Chion Warriors. But duty to the Warriors wars with the needs of his friends to discover the secrets of the crashed ship and the data suncatchers before stalking treasure hunters get there first. In the balance hangs the very future of Jad and Pelik's own heart. A science fiction novelette. Title is included in the "Children of Jad Omnibus"
The Unlimited
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,470. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
After Egypt is destroyed by an earthquake, an ancient text is found buried in the rubble. When it ends up in Nick Riley's possession, he and two friends find themselves in a race against time and a fight for their lives. How did mankind get here? What is our purpose? What will be our end? To save us all Nick must unlock the secrets of... The Unlimited.
The Martian Wave Vol. 2
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,570. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Martian Wave contains sf tales that will launch you into escape velocity! First contact where the crew communicates with aliens via music in "Grand Ol' Opry." Refugees seek sanctuary on an Earth-grazing asteroid. A robot wants a vacation on Earth so it can get an upgrade. And much more!
The Soul Reader
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Price: Free! Words: 50,100. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Heidi Grace has an amazing gift... or is it a curse? She has been in hiding since she was a child because of it. When it is discovered Heidi is thrown into a new world of danger with a mysterious man named Dexter. Soon Heidi learns that she must make serious choices about loyalty, love and right versus wrong.
Parts: A Steampunk Tale - Part 1: Egg
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 9,400. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
When Professor Grey was invited to the mechanical biology symposium, he thought he had finally gained the respect of his peers. In truth, his colleagues simply could not be bothered. Their loss, for that was where the professor met the brilliant (and by all accounts sociopathic) Doctor Ileana Winthrop, and his mechanomorphosis began.
Remember Me
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,670. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Struggling with her estranged mother's decline from Alzheimer's, local artist Ruby Lane signs on with The Lamaserie in the hills above Portland, a mysterious foundation touting itself as a research facility. With their help, Ruby uncovers more than she bargains for in her mother's history.
11/11/11
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
So many people have commented on how prescient this short story was. Although this allegory was written several years ago, it accurately predicted (in my opinion and that of others) the current American political situation. Hopefully, it also adds some insight. Thank you in advance for not revealing the last line of this story, so the story's ending will be more enjoyable for the next reader.
Pandora's Highway
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Series: Chronicles of the Collapse, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,580. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Collapse. Civilization swept away in the historical equivalent of the blink of an eye. Man reduced to little more than a parasite living off the carcass of the Old World. After twenty years, little was left for even the most diligent of scavengers to recover. The world was changing, alien creatures were appearing everywhere. One man, Nathan Smith, wanderer, is trying to survive.
Mind Symmetry Messenger
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 7,120. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A mute, autistic boy who is able to meld his mind across space and time with the minds of the famous from the past. A fantasical mental journey with surprising twists and turns and an unexpected, hopeful ending.
Fragments
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Henry remembers his life only in fragments. A photograph, a memory, a taste. But when those fragments don't ring true he begins to question who he really is. Has his sanity finally snapped? And is he truely alone?
Incident on Sugar Sand Road and other stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,480. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Two teenagers meet aliens in backwoods Florida, and they enlist a drunken science-fiction writer to help them tell the world about it. A serpentine being in a far-future galactic realm is revered for his wisdom and serenity. An ancient computer network unites disparate civilizations all across the stars--but who were its builders? Five far-flung tales from a committed new full-time writer.
It Came From Her Purse
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,970. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Think of the chilling black-and-white B movies from the 1950s. Think of Roger Corman. Think of all the things that could possibly come from inside a purse. Then think a couple hundred light-years beyond that. It Came From Her Purse features tales from beyond the beyond, and yet right next door. Grab the popcorn, put your feet up, and prepare to be thrilled and chilled.
The Apostate
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90,410. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
An alien apostate flees a reptilian assassin across a thousand light-years of space. The heroes and villains are human, alien, and animal. The story draws on some of evolution’s hard ways as revealed by Darwin's great theory. It warns us of the dangers we face if powerful weapons fall into the hands of fanatics.
Cobalt
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Science Fiction Short Story - This is the story of a starflyer’s voyage of discovery, a flight into the unknown. It is his singular exploration, and part meditation on his travels thrugh the cosmos. Join him on his journey…As Jospar’s Story Continues. (4500 words, 11 typed pages)