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The Thing Without a Name by H Jason Schulz
Price: Free! Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In this short story, there is a boy named Johnny who is a small kid that has trouble with bullies. He finds a friend that has the same problem, but this friend has a secret weapon against bullies-fear. But the weapon needs to be recharged and the only way to charge it is to be a bully...or is it?
The Infinity Program by Richard H. Hardy
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 95,180. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014 by Camel Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
After encountering an alien Quantum Computer, programmer Harry Sales sets out to change the world forever. To succeed, he and technical writer Jon Graeme must navigate the cutthroat culture of their hi-tech company, with its intense rivalries and often quirky characters, and stand up to the U.S. Military. Science and technology provide the backdrop for an intensely human drama.
Apex 2 by Adam Moon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,460. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The alien General's poised to strike. He's never been beaten but something about the planet Earth has him on edge. The first wave should've cleaved through the Earthlings easily and yet it was thwarted. Cautiously, he decides to wait in orbit and watch what happens before launching the second wave. Jack and Melanie defeated the Grey aliens last month but that doesn't mean their troubles are over.
Light Dancing on Shadows by Katy Winter
Series: The Ambrosian Chronicles, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 262,110. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Ambros inches slowly towards the balance spoken of by Ochleos Rox. Forces can still destabilise a world struggling for eqilibrium. The chaos Malekim sought reaches across much of Ambros, but light does begin to dance on this world through the still heavy shadows. The bonding that will bring peace and stability has begun.
Star Yawns Episode 7. A Few Good Cadets by David & Sabine Williams Smashwords Edition Copyright 2014 by David Williams
Series: Star Yawns, Book 7 · Star Yawns, A Few Good Cadets. Price: Free! Words: 28,190. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Captain is put on trial for crimes that have not been committed yet. From the courtroom he watches what will happen in the future.
84C Watson's Words by Christopher Waston
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 53,310. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Eight short stories from Christopher Watson: Unseen, The Jeweler's Daughter, Used To Be, From Ashes, Roach's Run, Time Loop, Clearing Crystal, and The Weight of Scales. Also included are flash fiction titles: Tomorrow: Humanity, Morning Glory, and Treat Me
5 More Perfect Days by Mark Tullius
Price: Free! Words: 20,980. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
The companion novella to the dystopian nightmare, 25 Perfect Days, which IndieReader named as one of the Best Indie Books of 2013. Through five interlinked stories, each written from a different character's point of view, 5 More Perfect Days goes deeper into a world gone wrong, the first signs of resistance, whistleblowers, drones, and a population so under control they're not even aware.
In the Shade of the Ishtar Trees: A Tale of the First Venus War (a steampunk short story) by J.P. Medved
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,530. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Lieutenant Albo Collins has just come to Venus straight from graduating West Point, and the young officer craves more to do than cleaning drunks off the streets of New Philadelphia. When the governor orders the First Venusian Colonial Infantry to the northern border of the colony Collins gets his wish, but he has little idea what horrors await him, in the shade of the Ishtar trees.
Queen Victoria's Ball (a steampunk short story) by J.P. Medved
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,250. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Decorated airship pilot Henry Emerson has just returned to London from a military expedition in the Sudan. He and his friends are to receive medals for heroism at the Crystal Palace from Queen Victoria herself, but when an enigmatic American woman appears to warn him his life is in danger, Henry finds himself racing against time to prevent a conspiracy aimed at the very heart of the Empire.
Mad Scientist Journal: Winter 2014 by Dawn Vogel
Series: Mad Scientist Journal, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,770. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014 by DefCon One Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The secret history of the universe, virtual civilizations, murderous plants, and tailored diseases. These are but some of the strange tales to be found in this book. Mad Scientist Journal: Winter 2014 collects three months worth of essays from the fictional worlds of mad science. Included are three new pieces of fiction and other resources for the budding mad scientist.
The Outlier #3: Lost Souls by Tom Lichtenberg
Series: The Outlier, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 5,560. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories(3.00 from 1 review)
The world's #1 Big-Data Detective returns in yet another impossible adventure. This time the wrong things are happening at the wrong times in the wrong places while pasts and futures hang in the balance. Part Freakonomics, part Sherlock Holmes, part Doctor Who, part somewhere on the spectrum and 100% completely absurd, The Outlier series continues with "The Outlier #3, Lost Souls
Center Worlds - Spark by Tim Morrison
Price: Free! Words: 92,980. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A lost world, abandoned for over a thousand years, all but forgotten, except to the young Clansman who wants to explore the mystery at the heart of his own Clan territory. Young Lord Ryo Camelin, soon to rule his Clan, is eager to solve the mystery of the planet deep within his own territory but hidden for so very long. What he finds will change his life, and the lives of his children, forever
Eight Factors by Meyari McFarland
Series: Eight Factors, Book 6 · Short Story Collections, Book 6. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 34,570. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In Shadow Dreams, Cory discovers his powers over shadows. Eruption Event and Foster Home follow Pablo as near-death propels him into the world of the Gifted. In Valkyrie, Pablo's little sister Maria faces down a rapist and discovers her true strength. Then in Intruder, an alien from beyond our dimension crashes into the world of the Gifted. Eight Factors collects five exciting tales superheroes.
Tin Universe Monthly #14 by Brian C. Williams
Series: Tin Universe. Price: Free! Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The monthly Tin Universe free story series continues as old powers start to make moves into the future, new fighters appear, and in the vastness of space shit goes down.
Gulliver Station: The Challenge by Connie Cockrell
Series: Gulliver Station, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,260. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Expand her grandfather’s crime syndicate or alienate Gulliver Station residents against The Family – James McMahon thinks Erin Gillespie is weak, not moving fast enough, can Erin hold on?
The Lords of Empire Book 3 of the Lords Trilogy 3nd Edition 2015 by Malcolm Powell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 96,670. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
This Novel has a new cover and has been re-Mastered After doing battle with the Devils from the Black, Grace Turnbull returns to Heaven. To find the planet had been attacked. Have the aliens finally shown their hand and attacked.
Hal 9000 by Riccardo Alberto Quattrini
Price: Free! Words: 2,620. Language: Italian. Published: March 22, 2014 by ZeugmaPad. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Hal 9000, un computer progettato dal professor Tomohide Sato nel 2065, viene messo a gestire la Medical Scientific Corporation a Boston. Si sta sperimentando un antivirus capace di eliminare ogni tipo di contagio. Ma Hal 9000 ha, nella sua enorme memoria, un altro progetto.
Colony (Terran Chronicles) by James Jackson
Series: Terran Chronicles, Book 3 · Terran Chronicles Universe. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,700. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Humanity’s first spacecraft, the Terran, returns home. The crew is stunned to discover that while their trek lasted for less than a year, three years has passed on Earth. Gamin technologies have begun making their way into everyday life for many countries. The crew of the Terran faces new challenges when they escort the coalition’s newest spacecraft, the colony ship Liberty, to New Earth.
The Hanging Judge by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,720. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
People fear Judge Esmé Morell. They call her The Hanging Judge because she actually uses the execution chamber she travels with from colony to colony. She places market value on lives. But she might come to regret that. Because not everyone fears her as much as she thinks.