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The Last Daishen
By Samuel Z Jones
Price: Free! Words: 5,550. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In a distant future where the Deepest Wards have failed and the Ancient Enemy returned to rain destruction on the world, the last champion of the Wards continues to fight. Kali Daishen is only sixteen years old...
Galactic Exploration
By Peter Cawdron
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,450. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Galactic Exploration looks at the Rare Earth hypothesis through the fictional outlook of three interstellar space craft exploring our galaxy.
Project Alpha
By Lee Houston Jr.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,000. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012 by Pro Se Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
The once peaceful planet of Shambala is on the verge of extinction. A menace of their own creation now considers himself the high and mighty ruler of all, determined to have the realm of his dreams regardless of the cost to others. Now the scientist responsible for the danger seeks to perform the experiment again on another world.
The Tears of Things
By Brian Blose
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,120. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
0.75 star(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Three fleets of generational ships arrive in a distant solar system at the invitation of an alien artifact. As cultures collide and politicians play games, it becomes obvious that the artifact's benevolent offer is not what it seems. The salvation of the fleets may depend upon Gabriel, a man who resents them as much as they despise him. They needed a hero. They got something else.
Of Shallow Graves and Contacts Lost
By Frank Severino
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,540. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A lonely man finds an unexpected friend with a unique gift. The rest is history, yet to be made.
Edge of Human
By Michael D. Britton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Raife Crenshaw is tasked with taking down the world's most powerful and brutal intellect: Cain, a lab-created monster of a man who's poised to murder tens of millions. But Raife's handlers want Cain brought back alive. Can an ingenious disguise make the difference in time, or will it be Raife's ultimate undoing?
A Faraway Fantasy
By Dany G. Zuwen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,020. Language: American English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Mark, a mystery writer, is drinking himself into oblivion in a Martian saloon while awaiting his death. His executioner is neither man nor machine. She's something more. Something beautiful. She's a Golem. With only six hours to live, Mark embarks on a journey to understand Golems, and perhaps find a way to escape his dark fate.
The Old Store: Lost Tales 2
By Peter Salisbury
Series: The Old Store. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,680. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Yet more action and adventure set in the Families post-apocalyptic world. This second volume of Lost Tales complements 'The Old Store: A Science Fiction Anthology'. It wasn't simply the occasional peril falling on the Families in their search for new stocks of fuel and ammo, the presence of Rat's gang, Snake's deserters and Snake's bid to retake what he'd lost combined to add to the danger.
Time Will Tell
By Samuel Brown
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,970. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Bronson's Breakthrough has excited the scientific community like nothing in recent history. This theory seems to prove that instantaneous transportation of matter is possible. However in trying to build such a machine, Barry Beatleton inadvertantly invents a time machine instead. Join Barry, teen prodigy Kate and P.I. Shark as they learn the good, bad and danger of time travel.
Argine Maksima
By JULIA TALMADGE
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,080. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Argine is a wheelchair bound lawyer to must work to discover the truth behind a government conspiracy.
They're Watching Over You
By Eric Henn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,740. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012 by Malachite Quills Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(3.00 from 1 review)
In the not-so-distant future, Earth is under the absolute control of ANGELS, an all-powerful organization that has been manipulating human history from behind the scenes for millenia. On the opposing side is SATAN, a small, impossibly outmatched army who fights to free humanity from ANGELS' tyranny.
Dream Hunters
By James M M Baldwin
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,470. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Novelette- Drew Maerd can't sleep. His disorder is causing problems at work. A concerned coworker suggests he appear on a show about people with odd dreams. A machine allows researchers to physically enter a subject's dreams. However there's a problem; entering dreams is risky business and the danger is real. Now, they've found more than they've bargained for.
The Star Creature
By Kevin A. Lyons
Price: Free! Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
Today this would be called Flash Fiction. In 1979 it was a "short-short" story. It was first published in the Winter, 1979, issue of Unearth Magazine (Volume 2, Number 4). This is a story of the first encounter between two intelligent species. I've tried to present an unusual viewpoint and challenge some preconceptions. Mostly, I hope you enjoy it.
Shifting Sands
By Linda Jordan
Series: Paradiso Stories, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,340. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012 by Metamorphosis Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Lillian has never had a break in her life and now she’s been nabbed for buying and selling native artifacts on Paradiso. This time there’s no running away. Science Fiction short story.
Station OSCX-9
By Marcelle Dube
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,340. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012 by Falcon Ridge Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
At the edge of explored space, Orbital Station CX-9 usually swarms with construction workers and bright lights. But when the shuttle Persephone arrives with Stokes and the relief crew, they find the station eerily empty and echoing with the strains of an ancient Earth opera. Can Stokes determine what happened before the Persephone suffers the same fate? INCLUDES A BONUS SHORT STORY: JHYOTI.
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By Alberto Barrera
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,440. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
A kid acquires the power of cyberportation: the ability to travel physically through cyberspace. After being ingested into a supercomputer in the form of data packets—-zeroes and ones-—he assembles into the digital perception of himself: “01”, a 3D-pixeled, armor-framed cyber-being that soon ventures in and out and across the net. A cyberhero.
Urknod Army: The Soldier's Manual
By Steve Palmer
Price: Free! Words: 2,970. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
0.75 star(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Genuine copy of the soldiers manual, as issued to raw Urknod recruits. Details their bleak remit, the standards they are held to, and gives an overview of their equipment and tactics. This is the latest edition of the manual and contains an important update on Umperial policy regarding anti-planetary weaponry.
The Albatross Chronicles: The Africa Job
By Shane Haley
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,240. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In the year 2112 the Earth is crippled from war and anarchy. Captain Jonathan Price and his crew of the airship the Albatross make their way in the world as smugglers and hired guns. After agreeing to retrieve a package from an abandoned complex in the African jungle, they discover an evil that threatens mankind. Their only hope for survival rests in the Captain's past.
Lovecraft, My Love
By Tais Teng
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,990. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A book filled with dreams and obsessions. From Avalon to Hy Brasil, or travelling light minutes across an endless discworld. Race across silicon highways in a microbe sized car. Stop Lovecraft before he wakes the Old Ones in their sunken cities. Climb the Tower of Babel and become the world's most renowned mountaineer.
Stolen
By K.A. Krisko
Series: The Stolen Series, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,490. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012 by Malachite Quills Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
There are strange beings in the woods, and young Rioletta Eris has seen them. Many doubt her story, but Rioletta eventually realizes she has opened the door to a secret history. For a century, the Councils have relied on their charter to save them from the disaster that ruined their cities. Have they been on the wrong path all along?