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Empty Urns Launched Into Stars
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Series: Vain Are the Stars. You set the price! Words: 13,500. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Paul Seton and Marshall Lincoln are unique dealers in the Singularity. With a little wealth and a lot of faith, clients in Paul and Marshall's office may circumvent death by painlessly uploading their souls into the machine. Paul and Marshall's freedom and sanity are thrown into jeopardy when a tycoon's ambition to ride the Singularity to the stars threatens to expose the Singularity's secrets.
Shade of Evil (G1: The Guardians, #1)
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Series: G1: The Guardians, Part 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,740. Language: British English. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
A simple man bears a terrible burden, unknowing. Now, that burden is killing him, seeking freedom from his exhausted hulk. Freedom to satisfy its evil hunger.
Many Is The Dream
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,020. Language: American English. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Short Story about a female administrative assistant and her 'impossible' dream.
Daisy Wong: The Hell of the Time-Travelling Sinners
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,560. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(Short Story, Science Fiction, Mystery) The discovery of a murder victim wedged against the intake screen of a sewage-reclamation plant sends Lt. Daisy Wong on a dangerous chase for the killer. She follows the trail through a mirrored maze of desperate politicians, a slumming debutante, seedy bars, drugged-out body builders, and dope dealers. Her own boss may have even turned crooked.
Daisy Wong: The Runaway Concubine
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,650. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(Science Fiction, Novelette Plus a Bonus Novelette) When one of tong boss Snakeskin Wong's favored concubines disappears, he calls in his niece, Space Marshal Daisy Wong, to track her down and return the misguided young woman to the bosom of his family. The trail leads Daisy across the solar system, from dives to resorts. The road is paved with deception, genetic engineers, and murder.
Falcon Lord -- Book One: The Lost Isle of Perpetua (An Epic Steampunk Fantasy Novel)
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 79,290. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Average Amazon Customer Reviews—5 Stars! An Epic Steampunk Fantasy Novel—A reclusive orphan boy from an old lineage of falcon riders must unite his community to defeat an evil genius who's plundering resources and destroying the lost Isle of Perpetua.
Butcher, Baker and Replicant Maker
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Series: Vain Are the Stars. You set the price! Words: 14,280. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Nigel Hightower cannot sleep in a world built upon dreams. The machine has shunned Mr. Hightower, refusing to give him digital manifestations of his dreams. So Mr. Hightower finds solace in crafting replicas of the lost world's wildlife for the children too young for the computer, until a series of updates threatens Mr. Hightower's audience so that none remain to call him “replicant maker.”
Ivan the Backward Man
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Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 125,080. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Ivan Solansky was born in 2040. The year the story opens is 2005. Ivan is celebrating his thirty-fifth birthday as he moves backward in time. This is the story of a lonely man, a man whose circumstances prevent him from forming any relationships, man or woman, lover or friend. The story of Ivan is unusual, certainly, but is not much different from that of many of us who find life lonely.
Daisy Wong: The Hell of the Missing Days
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,590. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(SHORT STORY PLUS A BONUS STORY) When a part-time smuggler and full-time mortician goes missing, Daisy's superiors assign her to find him. The trail begins on Praxis, a Bavarian-themed LaGrange colony. It plunges below the Alpine surface and enters a warren of blind alleys and dead-end tunnels. The deeper she goes, the more certain she becomes that she's entered The Hell of the Missing Days.
Daisy Wong, Space Marshal: The Case of the Extra Corpse
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,330. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(Short Story, Science Fiction) When Virgil's Little Chapel of the Cosmos, located on the idyllic Lagrange Colony PRAXIS, ends up with one corpse too many, Lt. Daisy Wong, Space Marshal, investigates. She soon uncovers a web of drug smuggling, hijacked shipments, and revenge. At the center of it all is Connie Nine Pipes, tong boss and Daisy's beloved and revered uncle.
My Brother's Keeper
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Price: Free! Words: 7,890. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Wealthy, retired tycoon Charles Stanford is sneaking around behind his brother's back with his wife when he finds out that his brother is terminal with cancer. Charles contacts a company that has had success fighting cancer by exchanging human and animal DNA. Instead of curing the cancer they create a chimera for Charles, a dog that carries much of his brother's DNA. Things go wrong.
Shadow Unit 13
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,190. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013 by CatYelling. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
"Wild Card" by Leah Bobet "Underworld" by Elizabeth Bear "Single Bullet Theory" by Chelsea Polk "Apolysis" by Emma Bull and Will Shetterly
Promises To Keep
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Series: Gaian Stories, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,080. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(5.00 from 1 review)
In the distant future, with Earth barren and men willing to commit to marriage near non-existent, a group of young women leave to find husbands in the Outer Colonies. On their way they're hijacked by men from a rebel planet called Gaia. Gaian men can only make love to a woman they match and Dr. Sarah Johnson turns out to be the match for the most hated Gaian of all, General Garran Doranth.
The Body
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A long-suffering, social-climbing son deals with more than the usual embarrassment of misbehaving parents, hoping to find acceptability in the certainty of their demise. If some things would just stay buried... “The Body” is a short, speculative fiction, and is also available in the collection "Even More Things I Could Get Out of My Mind."
Tankbread
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Series: Tankbread, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 91,780. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013 by Permuted Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Ten years ago humanity lost the war for survival. Now intelligent zombies rule the world, feeding the undead a diet of clones called Tankbread, the survivors live on the brink of extinction. An outlaw courier is on a journey through post-apocalyptic Australia to save the last humans and destroy the zombie threat. His only companion is a girl with a secret. Her name is Else, and she's Tankbread.
Daisy Wong: The Blond Chinaman
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,250. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(SHORT STORY PLUS A BONUS STORY) According to Lt. Daisy Wong, space marshal, "Some guys are too Chinese for their own good." Eddie Lau, Martian big shot, wins this year's prize. Only now Eddie's devotion to his Asian heritage has put his wife in mortal danger. Person or persons unknown have kidnapped her and are holding her for a huge ransom. In desperation, he turns to Daisy Wong for help.
In the Shadow of Death
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 95,140. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Suddenly a simple mission to uncover slavery in the Four Suns becomes a flight for survival for Terrllss-rr. Crashing on the Wanderer planet leaves Terr without a memory, a past or a future - until he is touched by the God of Death.
Joe The Catman
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Series: Douglas T. Vale's Short Stories, Book 68. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,660. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Joe, a harmless but bumbling young fellow, is sentenced for his own good to an unusual fate-- becoming a cat. A science fiction short story.
The Fifth World
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 110,220. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Becca came to the new world of Gaia to find her brother and escape a nuclear war-ravaged Earth. Instead, she finds herself caught in the middle of a revolution.
Elyana Misfit
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,810. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Set in 2083, when 13-year-old Elyana's extraordinary size and powers draw unwanted attention from the government, she steals a protective suit and escapes the safety of the eco-dome in search of her real mother. After hijacking a helicopter, Elyana drops into the world of those forced to live outside, faces off with the FBI & is embroiled in an inter-world strategy to save Earth. 1st in a series.