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The Censorship Function
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,370. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
A short story about treachery and redemption in the GenShee Isands.
The Redeyes: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 10,760. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Killer robots on a strange, alien planet. A ship’s captain turned priest, waging a losing war. And an ex-convict with the key to victory.
Jarl on Faruul (Origins Part 6)
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Price: Free! Words: 2,980. Language: British English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Jarl and Leyla arrive on Faruul with little idea how they can help the cause of the Prooth, though they are both more than willing. However, some among the alien race are not so keen to accept the aid of humans. This is a science fiction short story of 2,970 words. It is part six in the 'Origins' series of stories.
The Multiplex Man
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 121,360. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Multiplex Man (winner of The Prometheus Award) is an intriguing thriller set in a future where every aspect of life on Earth is micromanaged by authorities who consider any deviation from the prescribed path as dangerous.
The Big Jump
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,160. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
New star-drive engines promise to open up the galaxy to humankind. But the first ship to use the engines disappears and a sole survivor returns...alone and dying of some strange type of radiation. Does some unknown horror await us out there? The only way to find out is to go out again.
The Long Tomorrow
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 82,180. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Len and Esau are young cousins living decades after a nuclear war has destroyed civilization as we know it. The rulers of the post-war community have forbidden the existence of large towns and consider technology evil. However,rumors of a mythical last city in existence encourage the boys to embark on a journey of discovery and adventure that will call into question their firmly held beliefs.
Georgia On My Mind and Other Places
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 135,320. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A collection of some of the finest short stories penned by a master of hard science fiction, this anthology includes Charles Sheffield's highly acclaimed novelette, Georgia On My Mind, which won both the Hugo and Nebula when originally published in 1993. The accompanying stories were written by the author between 1987 and 1994.
Fit to Print
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,640. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
When veteran New York Times reporter Frank Butler vacations at his grandmother’s old house in Bonner Bay, Oregon, he ignores the town’s strange goings-on. The locals usually appreciate his discretion. Except this year, when everyone has an opinion about the new strangers in town, and no one agrees. Not even Frank, who might have to give up some journalistic integrity to save his favorite town.
Distant Shores
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Price: $3.10 USD. Words: 54,900. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of science fiction, fantasy and horror short stories from one of today's emerging writers.
Riley's Rogues
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Series: Riley's Rogues, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,880. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Rogue Team, the most feared special operations unit of the Imperial Marine Corps. Throughout the sector they have handled spaceship boardings, hostage situations and every other dirty job handed down to them by headquarters. Outmanned and outgunned, together with their shipmates on the battlecruiser Dante's Inferno, they fight side-by-side to maintain the peace in the known universe.
The Toad King: A Soldier's Story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 157,540. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
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Major John Elliott, U.S. Army, is shanghaied by an advanced alien race in order to teach them the long lost art of war. His survival is now intertwined with theirs, and against all odds, he must teach his peace-loving aliens how to defend themselves or perish with them.
Third Person Press E-Sampler
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Price: Free! Words: 20,830. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
This free e-sampler contains three short stories, one each from Third Person Press's anthologies Undercurrents, Airborne, and Unearthed.
Metamor City: The Muse
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Series: Metamor City, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,450. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Will is an aspiring writer in search of inspiration for his next Big Idea. But when he runs into Callie, a freelance spy with a stolen artifact in her possession and a wizard gangster on her tail, he may find the experience more inspiring than he bargained for. A humorous adventure tale in the sci-fi/fantasy world of Metamor City.
Kingdom of the Silver Sea
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Series: The Age of Aether, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,370. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012 by Sawyer Grey. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
After years in exile on Earth, Jack Branham has returned to Mars. Now he is trapped in the ruins of an ancient city, and Charlotte, the woman he loves, has been kidnapped by anarchists. His quest to find her takes him to the lost civilization of the Silver Sea, where he must defeat a cabal of priests and princes to save the throne of the young queen who holds his only hope of resuming his quest.
Virtual Victory
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Price: Free! Words: 7,800. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A free short story about semivirtual flight on another world.
City of Mists
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Series: The Age of Aether, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,350. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012 by Sawyer Grey. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Jack Branham knew Mars better than any man alive, but when he exposed the corruption of the chartered companies there, they exiled him to Hong Kong under the watchful eyes of the East India Company. Now the very people who kidnapped him are sending him back to Mars on a secret mission to track down a missing expedition to Odusar, City of Mists, with only death waiting him if he succeeds.
Love's Origins - A Five-Story Collection
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,500. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012 by Banty Hen Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Five tales of science fiction, set in the wild-west universe of Amanda Love. Plunge into the rough-and-tumble world of the Galactic Marshals to see how the toughest lawman on the Fringe got his start. Watch how a supernatural vision earned Amanda a lifelong friend and loyal alien bodyguard. And witness the terrible betrayal that sets two best friends into a cycle of murder and bloody revenge.
The Elites
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
New Jersey is the sight of an experimental military unit. So much happens, and then there were the terrorist attacks. Who would have expected the terrorists to attack this way.
Special Ops Force: Quantum Armageddon
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,720. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Convicted mass murderer Rillius facing execution on Minarin Prime. His alternate reality double shows up and all hell breaks loose. His tampering with the inter dimensional barrier has unleashed the most dangerous adversary the galaxy has faced: The Terran Empire. The Special Ops Force must stop these intergalactic terrorists before the barrier is destroyed resulting in: Quantum Armageddon.
A Shovelful of Stars
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Price: $5.25 USD. Words: 43,230. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012 by Banty Hen Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A strange friendship takes two men to the stars, makes them insanely rich…and turns one against the other in a battle to the death! 'A Shovelful of Stars' follows Malco Trent and Jonathan Love through their struggles, friendship, and the terrible betrayal that sets them against each other for over twenty-five years.