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Fear of Thought
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,240. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
In the Outer Colonies, researchers discover a child with a mental ability that surpasses their own psionic operatives. More than just an evolutionary link, Rhikki proves to be a creature unlike anything they have encountered.
The Rock Bottom Twins and The Nakkubatty Mission
Price: $3.15 USD. Words: 39,470. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012 by Artemis Publishers Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Boogle and Buff, eccentric inventors, are identical twins. Join them and their ingenious robotic creations on their hilarious adventures as they travel to the Congo jungle. However, jungles are not to be approached lightly and Boogle and Buff are in for some nasty surprises on the way. Cannibals, alligators and other tropical horrors await their outlandish mission.
The Rock Bottom Twins
Price: $1.60 USD. Words: 12,490. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012 by Artemis Publishers Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Two successfull twins become lazier and lazier so think up a plan to help them do less work but receive great rewards. The twin's natural inventive genius is pushed to the limit as they build themselves a huge, robotic man which, they believe, will solve all their problems by working and earning them plenty of money. However things go incredibly wrong!
Coventina
Series: Denise Zen, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,360. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Denise Zen has been having dreams, seeing visions, instilling in her a sense of impending dread more than wonder. Her senses and gifts will prove to be right as usual, when she is contacted by a member of Rome’s Ninth Legion who, along with five fellow legionnaires, and the beings from another world who abducted them nearly 2000 years earlier, arrive to ask her assistance in finding Coventina.
Shooting Stars and Electric Sheep
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,730. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012 by Grey Cat Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
When an elite star trooper freezes on the battlefield, Doctor Bill Morris races to find the seed to the hallucination that stopped him flat. Elite troops are tough, fearless, and immune to such attacks. If the enemy has found a new virus, the Empire's iron-fisted dominance may come to an abrupt end.
Apologia
Price: Free! Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Sometimes the smartest minds on the planet can cause infinitely more trouble than the average everyday citizen. This is a preview of the collection “Space: Time: And Other Improbabilities”
Illuminati: The Broker .001
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,350. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
They see and hear farther. They think and move faster. They never sleep. They live forever. And they will stop at nothing to maintain the privileged secrecy of their existence. Each story brings you closer to the truth. Step into the light.
Shakespeare's Monkeys
Price: Free! Words: 19,950. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(4.00 from 1 review)
It's the apocalypse. The fabric of reality is breaking down, the agents of Chaos and Order have gathered to determine the true nature of the universe and the Four Horsemen have deployed to bring an end to everything that is anything. Even though it's a slow news day, no one in the entire universe seems to notice that the apocalypse is happening. Go figure.
Sol
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,600. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
When scientists launch an energy relay probe to the Sun, little do they suspect they have attracted the attention of higher life forms with the ability to wipe the Earth clean in an instant. The Sunlings send an investigator to Earth, Paau Ma Dayeb and he in turn begins the search for the lead scientist. The story soon becomes a wild one with a chase 11,000 light years away and other surprises.
Once Upon a Gas Tank
Series: Petroleum Sunset, Episode 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,840. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
When their only family car is stolen, Ty and his kid brother Joel can't believe it when Pa buys a horse-n-buggy instead of another car. But Pa has decided to accept the reality of a world where fuel is getting scarce. “Once Upon a Gas Tank” is a short tale about two brothers in a world where progress is stuck in reverse.
The Water Thief
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,860. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Essay » Political
(3.89 from 9 reviews)
CHARLES THATCHER is a private citizen, meaning that he’s the private property of the Ackerman Brothers Corporation. He’s got problems: the cost of air is going up, his wife wants to sell herself to another corporation, and his colleagues are always trying to get him tossed into the lye vats. But all of that is nothing, compared to what happens when he finds a woman stealing Ackerman's rainwater.
The Link
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 8,880. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
An accident in space, loss of communications due to the unexpected meteor shower and sudden sun's flares. How can NASA's control bring them home? The answer is lying with a dying teenager, can they do the impossible in the time left to them, to save four lives, but who or what can do the task? Then who is really in charge?
1723 Merlins court
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A real estate agent shows up on the doorstep of a newly wedded couple offering a fabulously suitable house for sale to them,and this is their journey to their dream home. Would you seek out your dream home from him?
Atlas
Series: Atlas. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 86,710. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
Double-Homicide rocks economically segregated San Francisco in 2066.
Deity
Price: Free! Words: 53,520. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Jas and Billy are University students and life long friends. When Peta, a friend of Billy's girlfriend,Nikki begins seeing Jas, everything seems perfect. But Nikki soon suspects Billy and the other two are in some kind of strange cult and when she reacquaints herself with an old friend who has recently joined the police, the truth they uncover proves to be even more unbelievable...
King of the Tyrant Lizards
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,100. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
In “The King of the Tyrant Lizards” Colin and the crew of the spaceship “Baptistina” are on a delicate mission to secure a particular exhibit for display in their local museum.There are only two problems: first of all they may be just a tiny bit too late, and secondly they are not exactly from the planet Earth in the first place.Suitable for anyone who don't know their Tardis from their Borg cube!
Investments (Dread Empire's Fall)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,300. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
This short novel takes place in the universe of Walter Jon Williams’ Dread Empire’s Fall series. Three years after the Naxid war, Lord Gareth Martinez has accepted a meaningless post as Inspector General of Chee, a newly-settled world. Intending nothing more than a pleasant vacation with his family, he must battle a literal cosmic menace that threatens to wipe out all life on the planet.
The Dagger-Key book II Darkness is on the Sunrise
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 96,650. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Book one is free. If you enjoyed it, you'll enjoy book two. Mystery and adventure. Kyhawn and comrades take to the high seas in search for the ancient artifacts. Plot thickens, action becomes more intense. Swords, daggers, magic, and strange creatures battle for possession of the canister containing the evil spirit Kebadon. Chains of chaos await them if it's set free. Will Emaya's magic be enough?
Not Eddie
Price: Free! Words: 900. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Many things are done in the cause of Friendship. Friends don't let friends go out the hard way.
The Hunters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,170. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A mysterious couple arrives in a small Montana town and offers its residents a trip to Paradise. Instead...they get a taste of hell on earth. "It's pure and effective entertainment," said Publisher's Weekly about this classic sci-fi thriller.