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Ready Reference Treatise: The Sandman
Series: Ready Reference Treatises ยท Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,270. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This story appeared in the author’s collection called “The Night Pieces” in 1817. The story has been interpreted by various authors, scholars, and reviewers from time to time over the years.
Paradise
Price: Free! Words: 10,280. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Will they escape or will they fall victim just like the many others that visits Paradise
Apex Magazine Issue 69
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,200. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Apex Magazine is a monthly science fiction, fantasy, and horror magazine featuring original, mind-bending short fiction from many of the top pros of the field. New issues are released on the first Tuesday of every month.
We Don't Know Why
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,770. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
To a future girl, Mishell, who flies with the aid of anti-gravity wings, the death in a freak accident of a beloved older brother, Mykel, is hard to accept. Why had it happened? To Mykel, of all people? Why ? Rebelliously going AWOL from her home spacecraft, cruising the sky of an earth-like planet, Mishell is worshipped by primitive people who believe she is an angel. A short story.
Lucent Sylph
Price: Free! Words: 13,120. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Lucas Thissel has something he fears: an alien species of palm-sized glass fairies called Lucent Sylphs. They came through a portal from a parallel, metaphysical dimension, and they indenture themselves as slaves to human beings. Too much neglect or unkindness, and they will cloud over and disintegrate. Too much love and their hearts are overcome and burst. And one has attached herself to him.
Code Red. Switch Point Series (Season One:Episode Two)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,720. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
PREVIOUSLY ON SWITCH POINT Episode One… A Switch had been orchestrated by BASE HQ to return Magdalene Guttenberg back to her reality from where she had been erroneously switched from. Reality return switching came with risks. And an erratic LiFT greatly increased the odds of subjects and Interceptor agents being teleported into potential danger. Plunged into one such situation Magdalene Guttenb
Messiah
Price: Free! Words: 27,200. Language: British English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
'Messiah' is the story of the second coming. Not of Christ, but of of his kind – visitors who had been to earth before, and recognized the potential – both good and bad – of its inhabitants. Written and set in 1999, just prior to the Millennium, Messiah is a thought provoking contemplation of belief and its origins – and the lengths to which the faithful will go to protect their religion.
Pale Horse: Seven Seals Redux, Book 4
Series: Seven Seals Redux. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 39,170. Language: American English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Follow our ragtag gang as they endure the trials of the fourth seal in this upbeat and lighthearted adventure story. Zombies, alien moss, and a trip to Mars included.
Betrothed Episode Two
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,250. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Betrothed Episode Two .... Annie Carter is new to the future. Born 400 years in the past, she was cryogenically frozen after a serious illness, only to wake up to a new world. One that has a plan for her.
Betrothed Episode One
Price: Free! Words: 53,270. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Sometimes destiny can no longer wait …. Annie Carter is new to the future. Born 400 years in the past, she was cryogenically frozen after a serious illness, only to wake up to a new world. One that has a plan for her.
The Grift
Price: Free! Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Can a cowboy really con a con man? Or will he be stranded, penniless, on a space station?
Sensing Danger 3: Freedom
Series: Sensing Danger. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 42,930. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015 by Tift Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
If she dreams it, be prepared! When Pilot Cambrie Jarvis dreams she will be shot by another pilot, she confides in Captain Benson, owner of S.S. Disco Dancer, but he doubts her warning will happen. He orders Cam to continue training and testing the two new psychic crew members, but because she kept her ability secret all her life she has no idea how to test other abilities.
Sensing Danger 2: Capture
Series: Sensing Danger. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,020. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015 by Tift Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
If she dreamed it, it will happen! When Pilot Cambrie Jarvis has a dream warning of her imminent arrest and transfer to Moon Base prison, she confides in Captain Benson, owner of S.S. Disco Dancer, who suggests she board S.S. Disco Drummer and leave the system as soon as repairs are complete.
Monster or Marvel
Price: Free! Words: 9,510. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » General
Scientists investigate a recent rash of birth defects, trying to uncover the cause. Mary, a research assistant, is anxious to meet the new research scientist, Dr. Celia Quinley. Celia has a strong affinity for her work and her study subjects. The two women soon become fast friends, but at the point when they achieve a breakthrough in their research, the unthinkable happens....
The Planets Are for the Prosperous
Price: Free! Words: 21,570. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
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Overpopulation has ruined the Earth. Housing stacks dot the landscape, surrounded by piles of discarded rubble. Yet the newly discovered, habitable planets in the cosmos provide hope, and the lottery offices provide a chance for those in the housing stacks to ascend into the stars. Only, the game is rigged, and all the treasure found in the stars will be wasted so long as the lottery entertains.
The Forerunners
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,190. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Horror » General
The generation ship The Silver Dove has reached the edge of The Milky Way. Her small crew of seven is all that is left of a once grand population, whose ancestors had set out millennia ago on a far-reaching voyage of discovery, searching for a better future for ailing Earth. But what they find at the edge of the galaxy may bring The Silver Dove’s voyage and what’s left of her crew to an abrupt end
Remembering Crystals
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
As part of the Century of Wonder, humankind has been mandated to seek out and colonize extra-solar system settlements. But little does humankind know that the Century of Wonder will bring many more centuries of death and strife. Remembering Crystals is prequel to The New Empire Trilogy.
Necromancer's Curse (Chronicles of Acadia: Book III)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,890. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Corbin Walker wants nothing more than to return to his people, but to do so he must first gather power enough to defeat the Great Crystal, Baetylus. The companions find themselves pulled back to the cursed ruins of Ul'kor, in search of a mysterious ancient relic the Gladewarren has only hinted of. Unfortunately, to claim its power they will need to get through the Necromancer and his dread army.
The Midnight Scorpion
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,680. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
The Century of Wonder is drawing to a close. Humankind has made great leaps and strides in regards to the mandate, but an odd find during a space mining mission will reveal how far behind humankind truly is in relation to the rest of the universe. In a tale that transcends time, distance, and memory, stand witness to The War of The White Hole. The Midnight Scorpion is a New Empire Prequel.
Land of the Giants (Chronicles of Acadia: Book II)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 186,270. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Follow the Walker brothers and their stalwart gnome companion Bipp as they journey to the surface of Acadia in search of the mysterious Isaac, the one person who may hold the key to overthrowing the dark sentient Crystal. Along the way they will forge alliances with brave new allies and cross paths with some of the deadliest forces they have ever faced in the Land of the Giants.