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Turning by Michael J. Scott
Series: New World Order, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,980. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Katherine and her disabled sister hide a secret from REGA, the authoritarian government that controls her sector. When they are captured by Sweepers, Katherine escapes and joins the resistance to free her sister and her city.
The Mist by Eero Tarik
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » General
It had been many decades later than most had envisaged but, finally, humans were landing on Mars. A global audience excitedly counted down the seconds until the lander touched down on the dusty red planet’s surface. The seven astronauts were soon going about their activities on their first day on Mars - it would be a day humankind would never forget.
Touch of Evil, Part 1: The Twins, Road to Pripyat by Nathan Johnson
Price: Free! Words: 43,590. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
1.What are special powers? 2. When and where should they be used? 3. Should they be used to protect yourself and others, or should they be used to harm others? 4.Would you like to have these powers? Only you can decide!
Occurrence: Episode Two by W.R. Edmunds
Series: OCCURRENCE, Book 2. Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 20,060. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
An ancient alien ship is found, giving us the ability to travel outside of our solar system. Some view this technology as our savior, and others, our destroyer. In this episode, Commander Daniels and his crew travel to a mysteriously abandoned alien system. Meanwhile, Sahi Bahai begins to understand the extent of the danger that the Sorrenson Drive represents to humanity.
Despiértame by Victoria Caro
Series: Susurro Silencioso. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,220. Language: Spanish. Published: June 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Faith Fernández no está teniendo un buen día. Para Chris Luxford, las cosas no pintan mejor. Aunque no se conocen, se han percibido de modo enigmático toda la vida, y ello les ha trastornado. Un suceso dramático hará que, por fin, sus caminos se crucen...
Beyond the Doors of Death by Robert Silverberg
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,720. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
“Born With the Dead” (the novella) was nominated for every major science fiction award when it was originally published in 1974, winning the Nebula and Locus awards. The author revisits the classic story with Australian author Damien Broderick. Broderick uses Robert Silverberg’s original novella as a starting point for a brilliant leap into the far future.
The Hemingway Hoax by Joe Haldeman
You set the price! Words: 35,390. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Hemingway’s first wife, Hadley, lost a bag containing the manuscript of his first novel on a Parisian train. In 1996, John Baird, a renowned Hemingway scholar, decides to use that loss to account for a fake manuscript he creates. The story won both the Hugo and Nebula awards.
The Ice Owl by Carolyn Ives Gilman
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,260. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Set in the same universe as Arkfall (although a totally independent story), The Ice Owl tells a tale capturing that moment when we start to lose our childhood…when we start to realize that our parents and the “grown-ups” are just as flawed as we are...everyone struggling to deal with their own demons.
Ringlands by Korban Blake
Price: Free! Words: 12,070. Language: British English. Published: June 24, 2013 by Raxial Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
After the suspicious deaths of his online friends, George Kaplan, an Internet activist, suspects his own life is also in danger and has no choice but to go on the run. Can he survive the seemingly relentless pursuit of the man he knows as ‘Glasses’, a tireless hunter with a murder mission and advanced technology at his disposal?
Swansong by Rose Christo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,330. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Wendy Rozas doesn't remember the car wreck that claimed her parents' and best friend's lives. Wendy doesn't understand why she still suffers crippling migraines months after brain surgery. Wendy doesn't know why her headaches coincide with strange, inexplicable accidents.
The Loving Confines by James Hampton
Series: The Rise of the Totalitarians, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 6,600. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
A guilt-haunted teenage girl visits a therapist in a future society where everything, it is claimed, is better than ever.
Bardic Tales and Sage Advice (Volume V) by Julie Ann Dawson
Series: Bardic Tales and Sage Advice, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,340. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013 by Bards and Sages Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The fifth installment in the series presents award-winning stories by Craig Comer, Jamie Lackey, David Lawrence, Viktor Kowalski, Viktor James Night, Lynn Veach Sadler, Chad Strong, and George S. Walker. Each installment in the series presents the winners of the annual Bards and Sages writing competition, as well as winners from our annual Readers' Choice Awards program.
The Enigma by Silena Buckelew
Price: Free! Words: 5,470. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Set as a story being told after the Apocalypse. Riona, a girl, born and raised on Earth is faced with part of her destiny that she dare not accept, especially since it is revealed to her after the end of human civilization with only a small number left alive.
Endless by Albert Isaac
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,880. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » General
It is the future. There is no fear. There is no disease. There is no death. The human race has created Utopia and is immortal and free. But there is a price to pay for such freedom. Everyone must regularly submit to reconditioning and become one with the machine - the BIOCOM. But one man wonders: what happens to God when people become immortal? And is the BIOCOM humankind's savior...or enslaver?
Wick 4: One Word of Truth by Michael Bunker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,410. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
WICK 4 is the explosive final "knot" in the bestselling WICK series... Weeks after the world has been crippled by massive EMP attacks, nuclear weapons are used on major cities, and survivors grapple with a changed world that may never be the same again.
Softlife by James R. Hardin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,380. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
It's hard to save the world while wondering whether you're still human, but Jason1 may be just the right software for the job anyway. He's about to find out.
Chronicle 2017 by Andrew Woodmaker
Series: Chronicle, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,970. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013 by Michael Simms. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
In this fourth year's worth of entries from a diary stored on a futuristic recording device, Andrew Woodmaker begins a journey of recovery. Nobody knows if it is a work of fiction or a true record of how things happened, and will happen. By reading the diary, some things may have already begun to change, and the future is not what it was. But it could be that this is how it would have been.
Wolkenbruch by Ruediger Zillmer
Price: Free! Words: 6,800. Language: German. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
“Wolkenbruch” ist eine futuristische Erzählung der Liebesbeziehung zweier junger Menschen in einer vom Internetanbieter CloudNet dominierten Welt. Um dem Diktat des Netzwerkes zu entkommen, kontaktiert der Held der Erzählung einen berüchtigten Hacker - eine Tat die sein Leben unwiderruflich aus der Bahn wirft.
Dandeleão by Carlos Silva
Price: Free! Words: 8,340. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk(3.00 from 1 review)
Quando o balão de Filipe é atacado por piratas, longe está ele de adivinhar que irá ser salvo pelos tripulantes de Dandeleão,uma enorme cidade voadora capitaneada por Dom Miguel Faria. Deslumbrando pela maravilha de engenharia, Filipe vai mergulhando no dia a dia da nave sem suspeitar do seu tenebroso segredo.