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The Memory of You Lingers by Robert Jeschonek
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,080. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Baird the convicted rapist knows no peace. Ten years of haunting by the digital ghost of his victim, Frieda, have left him a basket case…but freedom awaits. If he can make it till tomorrow, his sentence will end, and the ghost will become vaporware. But Frieda has no intention of leaving quietly, and the going-away gift she has for Baird could be worse than the nightmare he has already endured.
My Name is Dee by Robin Wyatt Dunn
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 68,250. Language: American English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
John Dee is a magician in Los Angeles. He is going insane. My Name Is Dee is a novel of noir action, intrigue and dark romance, for the child in all of us who wants to go on adventures, and for the fearful adult too who marvels at the terrifying scale of this universe. John Dee must choose what moral course his life is going to take: can he stand to still wear the grey hat?
Renegades: Deserter's Redemption by Kal Spriggs
Series: The Renegades, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,150. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Mike doesn't want to be a hero. He just wants to be left alone, but the universe doesn't play that way. He's been captured by an invading alien race and sentenced to work on a prison station where life is measured in hours. He is left with no choice but to try to whip a band of misfits into shape to escape. Worst yet: he'll have to trust them.
More Things I Could Get Out of My Mind by William Mangieri
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 22,670. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A collection of six more short, speculative fictions by William Mangieri, which ask: When do we cease to be human? Are the voices in my head a bad thing? Is it possessions or possession? What possessed me? How far am I willing to go? How do I get out of this game? Includes: Sasqwhat? The View From Up Here Inheritance The Human Interface Riding the Devil Last Call
Half-Light II - To Hunt a Werewolf by Daniel A. Greathead
Price: Free! Words: 79,930. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
The thing about travelling through time and space is that there are so many ways it can go wrong, so when Dan, Tristian, Secily and Trayn travel to an alternate reality there is no way they could have known that the chain of events they set in motion would put the entire human race in jeopardy once again.
Tall Tales Twin-Pack, Science Fiction and Fantasy by Cathy Spencer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,410. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Two short stories in one book, one science fiction and one fantasy. "Your Daughter is Marrying an Alien" is set in the year 2080. Simple farmer Lloyd Hodgkin suddenly learns that his only child is engaged, and not to the boy-next-door. "Willimede's Quest" is the story of a young female guard who needs help to gather a life-saving potion for her queen, but first she must establish her credibility.
Connives and Forks by Erik Ga Bean
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,220. Language: British English. Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Turbulent times at the North Pole reunite four childhood friends more than thirty years after they shared a magical Christmas morning. Can the novice crew of a flying bus get to the bottom of a robbery and round up enough reindeer to free the elves.
Death of a Salesman's Boss by Dan Absalonson
Price: Free! Words: 1,330. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(3.00 from 1 review)
Dave finally has a new ride but he needs to get his raise before pay day or he's not going to be able to make payments for his new flyer. There's just one problem - the meeting with his boss has been canceled due to death.
Paradoja - Un Cuento Corto (Paradox - Spanish Edition) by Lane Diamond
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,850. Language: Spanish. Published: August 27, 2013 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Ted se ofreció de voluntario para la misión porque, después de todo, era no más que un viaje de rutina a Marte. ¿Qué podía salir mal? ~~ En lo más profundo, lo más oscuro del espacio, es preciso llenar el vacío, la soledad, la nada. ¿Tenemos los seres humanos la “capacidad psicológica” para embarcarnos en largos viajes espaciales? Si no, es posible que terminemos como Ted.
The Mirrored World by Meaghan Roos
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 61,100. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013 by Write Words Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Living in a small California town in the mid-1960s, Rebecca Gallagher and Riley Parker are two young playmates, neighbors, and best friends when they first see a mysterious light glowing from a dark grove within their neighborhood.
Lost Worlds, Retraced by Third Flatiron Publishing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,610. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(3.00 from 1 review)
Third Flatiron presents "Lost Worlds, Retraced," with over a dozen new SF/Fantasy/Horror short stories about lost worlds and parallel universes. If Discovery Channel shows like "Ancient Aliens" or "Man vs. Wild" are among your guilty pleasures, this could be the anthology for you.
366 Squared. Volume 6: June by Michel Clasquin-Johnson
Series: 366 Squared. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,810. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
If this is your first taste of the wacky world of 366 Squared, welcome. For the old hands, welcome back, and I trust you will enjoy the new collection of bite-sized stories, vignettes and essays based on the day of the year.
Echoes of Hush and Solace by Ken Hinckley
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,710. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013 by Rapid-Dynamix Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
From a bereaved man’s extraordinary love and unfathomable loss to the future of what it means to be human… a death-defying plunge into the vast hell-forges of Jupiter on a quest for redemption… and an occult jaunt through time to the White Sands of the Trinity Atomic Test Site in search of solace, this collection of stories shines new light on the paradox of the human condition.
Legends of The Mysterious Creature by Charles Morehouse
Series: Thriller Series, Book 2. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 6,330. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A snake in the jungle with a upper body as a anaconda and a lower body of a croc. It invades the shores of the United States of America, who will stand in its way?
Lights in the Deep by Brad R. Torgersen
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,900. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Ten astounding tales by triple award nominee Brad R. Torgersen. Go on fantastic new adventures at the bottom of Earth's oceans and at the edge of the solar system. Meet humans who are utterly alien and aliens who are all too human. Introductions by Stanley Schmidt, Mike Resnick and Allan Cole.
Lady Mechatronic and the Bordeaux Locked Room by Arabella Wyatt
Series: Lady Mechatronic and the Steampunked Pirates, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,180. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013 by eXtasy Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Advanced technology makes short work of a locked room mystery as Captain Hartwell and Lady Mechatronic find themselves with a body in a library...
Half Light by The Numbered Entity Project
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,300. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In a secret war, fought during the darkest hours, the Shy Guy and his shadow thugs search for the only weapons capable of stopping his conquest of Half Light London. At the same time, a squatter called Devon finds his dream girl and discovers a side of London he had never noticed before, where all covet his most prized possession; a bleeding heart.
Onkalo (Projet Bradbury, #02) by Neil Jomunsi
Series: Projet Bradbury, Book 2. Price: $1.30 USD. Words: 10,280. Language: French. Published: August 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Lorsque le bateau de Nola accoste, l'archéologue sait déjà que le voyage ne sera pas de tout repos : alors qu'on pensait cette terre déserte, stérile et — à l'exception de quelques peuplades reculées — inhabitable, la fonte de la Glace a révélé les traces d'une civilisation antique qui aurait occupé ce territoire des dizaines de milliers d'années plus tôt.
Blackout by Kyle Robinson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,380. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Jake Coreson is your typical writer, or at least he used to be. But that was before he discovered his "gift" and how everything you know can change in the blink of an eye. Now Jake is on a quest to get his life back, even if it means destroying everything, and everyone he once cared for.
Emergence - A Post-Apocalyptic Novel by C.A. Bird
Series: Humanity Abides, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,610. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Adventure » Action
In book two of the Humanity Abides series, Mark Teller and over two hundred other survivors of a devastating nuclear war struggle to live in a world gone mad. Driven from their shelter by unimaginable creatures they begin the arduous task of rebuilding civilization in a hidden valley of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains. This is a story of revenge, loneliness and Mankind’s need for community!