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Passengers: Pioneers
Series: Peter Salisbury's Passengers Science Fiction, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,420. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(5.00 from 1 review)
The fourth Passengers book follows the frantic rate of progress in three major colonies. New dangers overtake Raife and Nancy on Zeta Nine. Blis keeps a tight rein on his Zexx Two colonists, despite his complete dependence on them. Free Sentia is increasingly populated by dissident Sentience individuals. On each planet different factions vie for control, guaranteeing explosive tensions.
Plasma Frequency Issue 6 June/July 2013
Price: Free! Words: 30,750. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
In this Issue: Fiction By: Jeff Bowles,Siobhan Gallagher,Ryan Harvey, Brent Knowles, Sara Puls, Brynna Ramin, Adam C. Richardson, and Rebecca Roland Cover art by Luke Spooner And Interior Art by:Laura Givens and Tom Wieja Book Review: Rogue Hunter: Inquest by Kevis Hendrickson
The Bride Price
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 94,900. Language: Australian English. Published: June 4, 2013 by Ticonderoga Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
The prolific Cat Sparks has won numerous Aurealis and Ditmar awards in her native Australia. This debut collection of 13 stories, two of which appear for the first time here, will give readers an idea why.
Valkyrie
Series: Starbleached, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,720. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
With a return to Holton Fleet, converted Overseer Bryan Landry faces an ignoble death at the hands of his old allies.
The Hand of Osiris
Series: Children of Hathor, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,330. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In a continuation of the story begun in The Talisman of Elam, Jason Hunter and his friends are abducted from their school grounds, in full view of everyone. To avert a war that will destroy the Earth, Jason must steal the two remaining talismans and form the Hand of Osiris. Doing so will bring back the mysterious Hathor and ensure peace. At least, that's what everyone thinks.
366 Squared Volume 5: May
Series: 366 Squared. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,170. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
For the merry, merry month of May, a collection of 31 short stories to wipe that spring-is-here smirk right off your face. As usual, a blend of science fiction, fantasy, historical fiction and the occasional mini-essay. As always, each story told in exactly 366 words.
Flight
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,900. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
he first rule of survival in the Underground: When you’re outside, keep your eyes on the skies. Ace Harpy Hunter Piper Madden is used to danger, but the death of her brother slams the brakes on her high-torque lifestyle and leaves her broken and confused.
The Tears of Alegia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,660. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A group of reluctant allies venture into the heart of an ancient alien city in search of a dangerous artifact.
The Zombies of Lancaster
Price: Free! Words: 77,540. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Aiden and Marlaina Wilson had no idea how the first zombie was born in the Amish city of Lancaster, Pennsylvania. It had happened in a matter of hours. Thousands of their school friends were killed. Their blood flew against the walls. They became the walking dead. They stumbled about tearing out throats. They tossed their friends' intestines against the walls. Then, they stuffed their mouths.
Jupiter 40: Mneme
Series: Jupiter, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,460. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Issue 40 of Jupiter Science Fiction magazine featuring brilliant new stories from Alfred Searls, Stanley Wilkin, Lou van Zyl, Michael Sutherland, ROd Slatter and Dean Giles. David Conyers provides our great cover.
Jupiter 39: Hegemone
Series: Jupiter, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 28,490. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Issue 39 of Jupiter Science Fiction magazine featuring brilliant new stories from Simon Fay, J. Rohr, Robert Thayer, Graham Keeler, Tyler Winstead and Steve McGarrity. Poems by Alessio Zanelli and a wonderful cover by Daniel Bristow-Bailey.
The Zombies of Lancaster
Price: Free! Words: 77,630. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Aiden and Marlaina Wilson had no idea how the first zombie was born in the Amish city of Lancaster, Pennsylvania. It had happened in a matter of hours. They went from clean cut kids to their hands dripping with blood. They smashed the zombie's heads using clubs and baseball bats as they ran wildly through their city's streets, seeking refuge from the blood splatter and those dead hungry faces.
The Zombies of Lancaster
Price: Free! Words: 77,640. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Aiden and Marlaina Wilson had no idea how the first zombie was born in the Amish city of Lancaster, Pennsylvania. It had happened in a matter of hours. They went from clean cut kids to their hands dripping with blood. They smashed the zombie's heads using clubs and baseball bats as they ran wildly through their city's streets, seeking refuge from the blood splatter and those dead hungry faces.
Shudder (Stitch Trilogy, Book 2)
Series: Stitch Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,270. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
It's only been three days, and already everything is different. Alessa's comfortable university life is but a distant memory as she struggles to survive and learns new depths of fear. The second installment in the electrifying Stitch Trilogy, Shudder follows Samantha Durante's shocking and innovative debut with a heart-pounding, paranormal-dusted dystopian adventure sure to keep the pages turning.
Неизвестная смерть
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 30,970. Language: Russian. Published: June 3, 2013 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
«Memento Mori» (Latin) - remember about the death.., an old saying. Life and Death in their dialectical unity and antagonism are like particle and antiparticle, heat and cold, storm and quite, noise and silence, active creativity and contemplation. All this is in our Life ... And is the simple and wise serenity of Death less significant in comparison with the noisy and energetic creativity of Lif
A Pair of Shorts
Price: $1.20 USD. Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
As the title suggests, 'A Pair of Shorts' contains two short stories. One in the Science Fiction genre. The other might best be described as Fantasy. Both are amusing and entertaining and have a sting in the tail.
The Rhyme of the Golden Aegis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 148,100. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.67 from 6 reviews)
On the world of Calopa, magic and steam-driven science share an uneasy balance. When a mysterious child is discovered by a simple airship crew, that balance, and their lives, are put in peril. Past horrors and new conspiracies threaten, and through it all one prize is sought above all others: the answer to the riddle known as "The Rhyme of the Golden Aegis".
Sojourns Through Troubled Worlds
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,280. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Malevolent, metal-scavenging microdrones ("Paston, Kentucky"). A collector's car with a mind of its own, off for a drive through a nuclear holocaust (the two-time award-nominated "Best in Class"). These and other stories await the reader in Jonathan C. Gillespie's debut short fiction collection, Sojourns Through Troubled Worlds, which brings together five tales from the author's history.
Tre storie italiane di fantascienza: Settembrini, Nievo, Salgari
Series: La grande letteratura italiana, Book 5. Price: $3.28 USD. Words: 77,870. Language: Italian. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism, Fiction » Science fiction » General
SETTEMBRINI, NIEVO, SALGARI Che cosa hanno in comune tra loro questi tre autori italiani del XIX secolo? Tutti e tre hanno scritto fantascienza: Settembrini come traduttore di Luciano di Samosata, Nievo con un trattato di storia del futuro, Salgari con una curiosa visione del 2000. Si crede generalmente che i racconti fantastici siano monopolio della modernità, ma ciò è errato.
Controlling The Cats
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,750. Language: British English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
What are cats for? Peter understands dogs and their mutually beneficial arrangement with humanity. Can he solve the eternal feline mystery and win the heart of Sarah the cat owning shop keeper, or will the repeated uncomfortable alien abductions thwart his every effort in this science fiction romance.