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Nmemesis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,410. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011 by Cooper's Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Humanity is under attack from an enemy within. An enemy unable to be seen or confronted. Nemesis tells how in a battle with no rules, each individual must find their own answers, their own way in which to protect themselves and those they love. The book also invites the reader to reconsider the nature of life itself and whether our current definitions are really adequate.
Audra
Price: Free! Words: 16,660. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Far future technology allows scope for a tactical ship to VR-merge with its pilot. A routine mission goes awry in space and a pilot discovers an unexpected menace, far worse than any nightmare . . . Space-thriller, 16000 words.
Rain of Terror
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,090. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
What do you do when the rain can kill you? What do you do when the drinking water is deadly? Chaos rules in a world gone mad as a deadly virus races across the planet with nothing to stop it’s spread. Is this the final blow to a civilization torn by wars and rumors of wars? Will we put aside our differences and work together to survive?
Xenophobe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011 by Parsina Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This story is dedicated to the Republican Party. They do so well at drumming up distrust of homosexuals, foreigners and others who are different from their “norm” that one can only imagine what they’ll do when we encounter true aliens.
Fantastic Travelogue: Mark Twain and CS Lewis Talk Things Over in The Hereafter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,120. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Fantastic Travelogue is speculative fiction, a phantasmic conversation between two literary giants, Mark Twain and C.S. Lewis. The talk and action are set in the dreamscape of creation--from creation's photonics and micro biology to its most outer energetic and cosmic origins. Other participants in the conversation include Johannes Kepler and George MacDonald.
Pantheon
Series: Pantheon, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,230. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
They call me Athene, a sniper with Pantheon Consulting. Now I’m on Earth with the boss’s grandson, acting as bodyguard while I plug a deadly intel leak. My partner, Pan, is impossible to ignore, intelligent and capable. Everything points to a company called Gaea. I’ve got Pan under my skin, Walt under my protection and a target in my crosshairs. They call me Athene and I’m going to war.
Coffee Cup Dreams (A Redpoint One Romance)
Series: Redpoint One, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,850. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011 by Star Catcher Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
During a simple operation Tish Douglas died. And yet, she also awoke in what doctors called a 'psi event,' sending her fleeing to an ancient spacestation of alien origins called Redpoint One. There she meets new boss Arthur Getty, and the sparks fly. Despite Arthur knowing that as his employee Tish is off-limits. Despite the secret Tish keeps of what sent her fleeing in the first place.
Star Wars One
Price: Free! Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.67 from 6 reviews)
A Star Wars fan fiction. Clone trooper 483 once believed he was like every other clone in the galactic empire. One day he finds out that he's more different than he thinks.
The Unholy Scryptvrs
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,520. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Horror » General
A collection of short stories by master story teller Gary Kuyper. This anthology caters for fans of Horror, Fantasy & Science Fiction. Ranging from creepy and disturbing to whimsical and humorous, this superb compilation guarantees reading pleasure for all enthusiasts of the genres.
Gott'im's Monster
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,150. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Gott'im's Monster is coming-of-age speculative fiction for teenagers with heads. A New England Gothic recasting of Shelley's Frankenstein, Gott'im's Monster is part of The God's Cycle and is set in the mountains of Western Maine, 1808, with a "chorus" of 1980s townsfolk. Its fantastic elements sparse in beginning, the Cycle moves through its story in time and place with increasing mythic emphasis.
[Corentine]
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,180. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
[Corentine] follows the narrator, a man who wants to forget his past, as he searches for his missing girlfriend, a woman who is unable to recall her own. All signs point to the involvement of a company named Synchro Systems, where doctors have been working with volunteers using experimental, cutting edge treatments for memory disorders.
A Taste of Armageddon
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 47,040. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011 by WolfSinger Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Advances in modern war techniques have led to "cleaner" and "cleaner" weapons. Countries have created missiles that can pinpoint a room within a building greatly reducing the risks to non-combatants in a war zone. However, it has been argued that wars have to be messy so people have an actual reason to avoid them.
Of Love, Free Will, and Gray Squirrels on a Summer Evening
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,070. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011 by Parsina Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This is a story about… well, about love… and about free will… and about squirrels. At first glance, you might think the squirrels are the easiest to explain.
T is for Time
Series: The Ambler's Odyssey, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 91,330. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When aliens attempt to take over the Earth, by freezing time and stealing all the tea and coffee, two hapless misfits are charged with saving humanity.
A Place to Call Home
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When her friend Rohan receives a termination notice from his employer, Amaranta thinks it is the perfect time to get what she wants. Part of the "Break Bites" Series: Stories short enough to read when you get a break from your everyday activities. Originally published in the April/May 2008 issue of Cosmos Magazine, this short story received an Honorable Mention in Gardner Dozois' The Year's B
Homo Sylvanus
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,470. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
This novelette originally appeared in Jim Baen's Universe. While traveling on a colonization ship, Brennan is desperate to prevent his daughter Tamsyn from inheriting his genetic deficiencies. The consequences of his efforts to illegally modify her DNA affect Brennan, Tamsyn, and the colonists. Part of the "Break Bites" Series: Stories short enough to read when you get a break.
Flotsam and Fool
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
In this short story, Nen, a beach scavenger, has a problem. Ever since Nen rescued a stranded merling, he can't get her beautiful face out of his mind. He visits a witch, hoping for a potion to help him, but the potion only complicates matters. Part of the "Break Bites" Series: Stories short enough to read when you get a break from your everyday activities.
Em's Wheel
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 118,810. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Six misfits are drawn to the same snow-covered mountain. They settle halfway to the peak, build a fabulous garden, and proceed to create a new world that they cannot access without the help of young Em and her friends. She doesn't have a clue about what they, together, are capable of or what lies in store for them in the near future. Moving forward on trust, they try to outrun their fate.
Rodofink
Price: Free! Words: 5,330. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In the desert city of Sanctus, a genetically engineered miner goes AWOL to escape the fate of drudgery. The struggle for his freedom comes at a high price: little does he know that his ‘excursion’ to bigger pastures is bound for more complications than it is worth. Science fiction, 4800 words.
Heaven at SETI's Doorstep
Price: Free! Words: 52,090. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A radio signal is traced to a subterranean cave habitat on the moon. The story now heads in an unexpected direction. This narrative is serious, not heavy and has a novel mix of technology, philosophy and ideology to suit readers of all ages. The singular feature of the book unravels as the soft and gentle mannerisms underlying the basic nature of the aliens come to light in the later chapters.