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Sheep
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,050. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
When ruthless aliens invade an artifact world the Marine defenders are betrayed by those they are supposed to defend. Resisting every inch the Marines are forced back into the undiscovered depths of the world fighting bitterly to defend those they can while they await reinforcements that may never come. A Short Story (approx 9,000 words)
The Doomsday Device
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,210. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Axel, Chad, Brodie, Dan, Ebony and Ferdy all have superpowers. They are the result of experiments carried out by a secret organization known as The Agency. After escaping the organization, they have sought to build a brand new life. But danger is close behind. A rogue cult intends to wipe out the human race with a deadly virus, but it needs our heroes to make its plan work. Time is running out...
Hive II
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,320. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(5.00 from 1 review)
After her capture by the Hive Leader, Azina discovers he isn't just another mindless Zee. He's got plans for her. Big ones. But escaping the Hive Leader and dealing with her own infection aren't Azina's only problems. Turns out those discs Oleg salvaged contained a powerful piece of old world tech. One capable of wiping out the human race and it may have just fallen into the wrong hands.
Valhalla
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Price: Free! Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In a near future, humans have created a virtual reality “Heaven.” But eternal bliss may not be all it’s cracked up to be. When a disillusioned young woman is confronted by a lover from her past, she discovers that preserving her free will might cost her everything.
Transcript
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Series: Cry 'Havoc'. Price: Free! Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Transcript is the first story in a new science fiction series called Cry 'Havoc' from Author Clive Gilson. Don't believe in Star Wars... life on the edge of the solar system is dark and dirty, cramped and mean. The Cry 'Havoc' series tells stories about war and freedom and every shade of grey in between, all of them rooted in memoirs and accounts from WWII.
The PA
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Price: Free! Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
The Corpus Officialis Tower is not as it seems. For a start it's no more than twenty feet high but sprawls across several hundred square kilometres of southeast England. Nobody can quite remember who built it or why, but it certainly does something. Of course, after the computer-induced apocalypse The Administrator has ensured there isn't a microchip in sight...
The Scarab Bracelet
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 112,730. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The book is about a boy called Ben-K and his two best friends, Nicky and Virgil, who accidentally uncover an ancient bracelet during their school excursion to the Giza pyramids in Egypt in the year 2014. With the help of an old professor to decipher the mysteries of the blue Scarab Bracelet, the young friends are virtually transported back to the period of ancient Egypt.
The Poring Dark
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,350. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of 60 tales set on various worlds of the multiverse (12 short stories, 24 SF poems, 24 flash fictions). In which Dennis M. Lane looks at what it means to be human in a variety of settings. A new collection with some works previously having been seen in "Star*Line", "Itch", "Probe" and "Eye to the Telescope" and heard on "StarShipSofa" and "Tales To Terrify"
Más Allá De Lágrimas De Luz
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 40,020. Language: Spanish. Published: September 7, 2012 by Sportula. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Tras "Lágrimas de luz", Rafael Marín amplió su escenario de la Corporación con dos relatos de mediana extensión: «A tumba abierta» y «Ébano y acero». En ella, exploraba nuevos aspectos de su universo narrativo y nos mostraba nuevas zonas oscuras de la mente humana y de las sociedades que crea, usando como foco para la historia dos de los personajes secundarios de su novela.
Dreamscapes #9 - The Swan
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Series: Dreamscapes, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,680. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Dreamscapes is a series of 12 monthly short stories capturing Astra Crompton's real dreaming experiences. In "The Swan" the author finds herself in a post-apocalyptic version of her hometown along with a small group of survivors. Given one last chance at redemption, she volunteers to embark on a journey to save a swan, and in doing so, humanity itself.
Guild of Spies: The Hand of Tem Closes
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 104,380. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Book 2 of 2 In a country of secrets, even a spy has her limits... The Guild recruited Dian Von Camff when she was little more than a child. She’s served this secret organization ever since, performing covert missions to advance their Grand Conspiracy. Now she’s been given her most difficult and important assignment to date, but even the best spy the Guild has might not be good enough to survive
Guild of Spies: The Open Hand of Tem
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 90,690. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Book 1 of 2 The Guild recruited Dian Von Camff when she was little more than a child. She’s served this secret organization ever since, performing covert missions to advance their Grand Conspiracy. Now she’s been given her most difficult and important assignment to date, but even the best spy the Guild has might not be good enough to survive the unleashed fury of the Hand of Tem.
Guild of Spies
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 184,720. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
The Guild recruited Dian Von Camff when she was little more than a child. She’s served this secret organization ever since, performing covert missions to advance their Grand Conspiracy. Now she’s been given her most difficult and important assignment to date, but good enough to survive the unleashed fury of the Hand of Tem.
Entity
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 109,240. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012 by MuseItUp Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
It was created, but can it be destroyed? By the time Dean comes face to face with the foreboding truth, it is too late. A mad man’s quest for ultimate knowledge and power has spawned true evil; an evil capable of tearing down moral barriers and leaving one thirsting for vengeance and retribution.
Empty Places - Story & Graphic Novel
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,770. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Science fiction
"Empty Places" first appeared in "Razored Saddleds" "Empty Places" is one of my personal favorites, written for my dad who had passed away a few years earlier. I always thought the story would lend itself to a graphic novella. I was lucky enough to find Jeff Austin, an extraordinary artist who was was able to capture the images of the story in all their stark beauty and terror. Enjoy-Gary Raisor
Unintended Heroes
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Series: The Ambler's Odyssey, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 107,810. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When Insidious Chi threatens the universe with apathy, all its heroes are gathered to do battle. Unfortunately two bumbling Earthlings qualify for an invite. Unintended Heroes is the sequel to T is for Time, which is free on Smashwords.
The Dead Celebrity Space Corps
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Series: Simple Journeys to Odd Destinations. You set the price! Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
It's sad when a celebrity dies before their time. But, what if they're not really dead? What if they've just been recruited to a higher purpose?
Natural
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Price: Free! Words: 1,820. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
A story from "Envisioning". What happens when you start growing your own food?
Quantinium
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Price: Free! Words: 24,990. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When humans discover Quantinium, a material to move matter into another dimension, they figured it was a done deal to get rich. Strange things start to happen and suddenly human-kind is faced with utter chaos, as nature tries to fix itself.
Hal Junior 2: The Missing Case
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Series: Hal Junior, Book 2 · Hal Spacejock Universe. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,330. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
The Missing Case is the second book in the Hal Junior Series. 32,000 words, 190 pages, 20 illustrations. With its funny illustrations, engaging characters and easy-to-read text, Hal Junior is ideal for reluctant readers. BOOK ONE will be available on Smashwords within the next 7 days.