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Misaligned by Rodney Carlson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,560. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Two alien races are struggling for dominance in a huge galactic war and earth is caught in the middle. A computer engineer discovers plans to use humanity in the battle. Can he stop it? How can one human possibly fight against an advanced civilization? With some reckless luck the planetary alignment on December 21, 2012 won’t mark the end of mankind.
Mesaj de pe sonda spaţială by Savu Ioan-Constantin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,050. Language: Romanian. Published: October 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
"Message from the Probe", a very good book about the adventures through Universe. Tudor, Gabriel, Luca and Victor, pilots of the society, receive the mission to bring back data from a probe of Medava Corporation. In this probe they found a message, that will be important for the human species. Piloţi ai societăţii, primesc misiunea sa aduca inapoi datele de pe o sonda spatiala.
Sharn of the Shining Mountains by Barbara Bretana
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,970. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
There are legends of the Sharn but I did not listen to them. To walk on water or pass through solid matter did not seem so strange to me. My father was Paragon of the Silver Hand, he had held the living heart of a star in his hand and was Lord of all the Sharn. So, when I escaped and ran to the lowlands, my only wish was to set my eyes on the Great Golden Sea and experience an adventure on my own.
Literature Companion: The Giver by History World
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,440. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
The Giver encourages Jonas and consequently Jonas begins to explore several such aspects of human nature which the other members of the society have never faced.
The Initiate by M. Pax
Series: The Rifters, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,380. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
To trust unquestioningly is the first lesson Daelin Long must learn as the newest Initiate of the Rifters. Her first day is a disaster. She stands on a deserted street in a town smaller than a city district, courting killer rocks from another world with her ancestor from the Revolutionary War. Normal no longer exists.
Zero Hour by D. M. Baillie
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,770. Language: American English. Published: October 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Being thousands of miles from home is always a daunting prospect, but at the apocalypse it’s astronomically unthinkable. Jack Lee was just outside L.A. when the most devastating war the world has ever seen began. Jack survived the attack, but he was on the other side of the country from his wife and son. To get back to his family he has to survive, but he doesn’t yet know the dangers ahead.
Chasing the Setting Sun by Ron Collins
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,300. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
This is a stand-alone second book in a series of alternate history baseball-oriented stories (the first being See the PEBA on $25 a Day). Six seasons have passed since Casey and his friend Don-o saved the game in America. Now Don-o is gone, and Casey is a reporter who is alone and trying once again to find himself, all while immersed in a Japanese baseball culture he doesn't understand.
Murder on Hilda - Slippery Slopes by Pj Belanger
Series: Space Detective - A Skip Brown Adventure, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,500. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Third book in the “Space Detective - A Skip Brown Adventure” series. The adventures of Skip Brown continue as the Chief of Police tries to take a long-awaited ski vacation on the planet Hilda, only to find that he’s involved in another brutal murder. His newest detective Judith Hill, and his experienced detective Fred Stoshinburg again come to his rescue. Or, will all three end up as victims also?
The Mayonnaise Murders Part 2 by Keith A. Owens
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,930. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
The saga continues as a crew of angry mutant chickens collaborate with the critters from Planet 10 and a group of ambitious drug dealers in Denver to inflict the alien drug MayoMadd upon a planet of unsuspecting humans as revenge on behalf of the human/chicken hybrids for an experiment that went horribly wrong. This is science fiction/fantasy/detective mystery with a lot of humor thrown in.
The Mayonnaise Murders Part 1 by Keith A. Owens
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 94,110. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
On Planet 10, pork is fine but mayonnaise is illegal. Used as an essential ingredient in the highly addictive drug MayoMadd, mayonnaise has long been banned for the safety of the colonies which has been free of the MayoMadd craze for years. So then where did the mayonnaise come from? And who has enough pull to get it delivered to Planet 10?
Vapos Vita by Gabriel French
You set the price! Words: 76,540. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In the land of Teravapos, an authoritarian government lead by the High Council rules over the world with an iron fist. Follow Smythe Fletcher, Amelia, Zeya, and the rest of the resistance as they attempt to separate themselves from the government and, eventually, overthrow them. This is a tale of personal struggles, triumphs, and redemption.
Snapdragon: And Six More Short Stories with Bite by Jack Kardiac
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,680. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(5.00 from 1 review)
Written for fans of Alfred Hitchcock, Richard Matheson and The Twilight Zone, Snapdragon brings you 7 original stories ranging from creepy creatures to unlikely assassins and a few sudden surprises. These are stories to sink your teeth into. But let the reader beware: some of these tales just might bite back…
Where the Fleet of Stars is Anchored by J Alan Erwine
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,280. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014 by Alban Lake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
More than anything else, science fiction deals with questions that begin, “What if?” You’ll find that distinguished author, editor, and publisher J Alan Erwine asks a lot of those questions in “Where the Fleet of Stars is Anchored.” What if your society requires you to kill 200,000 people? What if a new lobe should sprout in the human brain, and what would it make humans capable of?
Outposts of Beyond October 2014 by Tyree Campbell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,760. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014 by Alban Lake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Outposts Of Beyond features science fiction and fantasy tales of elsewhere and elsewhen. These stories are seasoned to taste with just a touch of related poetry, and interspersed with reviews, interviews, and articles related to the genres. We hope you'll come along for the journey.
Garbage Music by S. A. Barton
Price: Free! Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
A short story, about 5000 words. Young Jacinta Jaara likes to sit by the old landfill mine and listen to the music ancient Neyerneyemeet plays. The music speaks of her of the old days, when the people of Australia were divided, before the war that changed everything. Soon, Jacinta's curiosity will lead her to an even more profound change, a change of growth, learning, and understanding.
Howard Hill by B. Joseph Huffman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,090. Language: American English. Published: October 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When the planet of Concentratia is invaded by the Fifty-Year Alliance, it is up to Howard Hill to find a way to defeat the alien army.
The Long Dark “The Alien and the Creature of Darkness” by Chuck Kurt
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,920. Language: American English. Published: October 18, 2014 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Nothing could have prepared Tom for the day that changed his life forever. What started off as a normal morning with his dog turned into what could very well be the end of the world. Tom must learn to survive with his neighbors and the one secret that may be the end of them all.
Orotund: Collected Short Stories Volume Two by BP Gregory
Series: Collected Short Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,520. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A paroled monster, a prostitute and a policeman all see a little girl lost but this isn't the start of a joke. An isolated, frail old man trapped in his apartment; what possible threat could he pose to the sociopaths next door? Take a stroll down humanity's eerie back alleys and enjoy BP Gregory's newest science fiction, urban fantasy and horror short stories packaged together in Orotund.
Stranded in Time Complete Collection by Carl Johnson
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 80,380. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014 by Sandra Ross. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
Future historians have discovered that humans will be extinct by the year 7500 A.D.. Clinging onto the hope that two futures can be created by a Zeta Disruption, Kenneth and Savannah are brought into the 73rd century to save humanity. They are but two precocious teenagers -- can they steer the course of humanity from extinction?