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A.L.O.M Episode 2: Stranded by Y Correa
Price: Free! Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Vlad’s travel aspirations should have been a dream come true. Yet the reality of his scholars’ teachings concerning the ancients is quite sobering. A.L.O.M. is in need of dire repair and lack of technology, industrial science and language barrier prove hefty challenges for Vlad. Will he gain cooperation from the ancients to save him from this travesty or will the final destination remain Stranded?
Central Outbreak Response: Genesis by RJ Kennett
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,110. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic(3.00 from 1 review)
Max Newsome wanted to forget his violent wartime past. He wanted to get a degree, maybe fall in love, start a family and live out his days in peace. Then the dead rose. Through a horrific classroom siege and into the devastated city beyond, Max struggles to build a new family from the rubble of shattered lives around him.
Secret of the Mine: A Minecraft Adventure Book by Josh Sadoff
Series: Minecraft adventure. Price: Free! Words: 3,360. Language: American English. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
After being knocked out and kidnapped by Herobrine, PyroCreeperJNS must find a way to defeat Herobrine. A war is waged. People are killed. Will PyroCreeper and his friends be able to defeat the legendary Herobrine and save minecraft once and for all? find out in Minecraft:secret of the mines... Part 2 of the Minecraft adventure series.
The Gentile Witness Book II Elijah by Samuel David
Series: The Gentile Witness, II. Price: Free! Words: 135,790. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Futuristic, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic(4.00 from 1 review)
Welcome to the second book of the Gentile Witness series. If you believe Tribulation will come someday, if you believe Christ will return, then this book may well be for you. Set in a modern setting read how these two final witnesses as prophesied in the ‘Book of Revelations’
The Thought Readers (Mind Dimensions Book 1) by Dima Zales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,190. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Everyone thinks I’m a genius. Everyone is wrong. Sure, I finished Harvard at eighteen and now make crazy money at a hedge fund. But that’s not because I’m unusually smart or hard-working. It’s because I cheat. You see, I have a unique ability. I can freeze time. I thought I was the only one who could do this—until I met her. My name is Darren, and this is my story.
The Descendants - The Complete Volume 1: Welcome to Freeland House by Landon Porter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 179,700. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mashups
They are heroes. They are people. This is their story. The Descendants is a Superhero tale harkening back to the days when comic book heroes were fun and colorful. Collects the entire first volume of the webserial, The Descendants, plus bonus stories 'Who is... The Whitecoat' and 'Rise of Morganna'.
Eden, Noon by Archer Swift
Series: The Chronicles of Paradise, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 99,620. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias(4.70 from 10 reviews)
Battling his own personal demons and the maelstrom of conflict his own daring deeds have precipitated, Ristan Abel finds himself dragged into a complex web of betrayal and a brutal showdown with foes known and unknown. With second guesses and half-mistakes punished fiercely in blood, Ristan fights for his own soul and sanity as much as those he longs to protect.
Three Small Coinkydinks by Aaron Rosenberg
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,490. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Bob Spinowitz was an average guy—until aliens abducted him and gave him the head of a duck. Then they asked “DuckBob” to save the universe, since their modifications meant he could. Talk about a backhanded compliment! Amazingly, though, DuckBob did it. And thus became Guardian of the Matrix, which protects the cosmos from further invasion—as long as he’s plugged in. Literally.
In Isolation We Are All Parasites by Pastoria Levior
Price: Free! Words: 9,980. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic(5.00 from 1 review)
There is a story that floats around Norway, passing from ear to ear - of a man, an old musician, who lives alone on the isle of Spitsbergen, Svalbard, maintaining the largest Global Seed Vault on Earth. Forlorn with the death of his wife, he spends his days obsessing over the Seedbank, wasting away until bitter death greets. But death does not have to be bitter.
The Writers of the Universe by Stew Stunes
Price: Free! Words: 70,210. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The ending has been changed! Through their words written in stories and books, The Writers of the Universe control the lives of us all. A struggling human author and quite possibly the most unlucky person in existence, is about to leap from the page and journey to realms unknown in order to bring back chaos and freewill to the universe.
Fantasy Scroll Magazine Issue #3 by Piers Anthony, Alvaro Zinos-Amaro, Flash Fiction Online LLC, James Beamon, & Fantasy Scroll Press (editor)
Series: Fantasy Scroll Magazine. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,760. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014 by Fantasy Scroll Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Fantasy Scroll Magazine features science fiction, fantasy, horror, and paranormal short-fiction from Piers Anthony, Alvaro Zinos-Amaro, Anna Yeatts, James Beamon, Alex Shvartsman, and many more. The magazine is open to most sub-genres of science fiction, including hard SF, military, apocalyptic & post-apocalyptic, space opera, time travel, cyberpunk, steampunk, and humorous.
Wild Dog City (Darkeye Volume 1) by Lydia West
Series: Darkeye. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,880. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
In a city ruled by a massive pack of painted dogs and the threat of predatory monsters called hulkers, young orphan Mhumhi searches for his adoptive mother. Instead he stumbles upon a pair of young hulkers that need someone to care for them- but in doing so, Mhumhi will draw closer to a dangerous secret.
Death Of A Sanitation Engineer by Bob Pellerin
Series: Couch Wars, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,700. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014 by CTOBOB PRESS. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Andrea Wilson had it all figured out.Until that unfortunate day when her boss wanted to promote her and she accidentally killed him to rid herself of a bomb she'd stolen. Be prepared for a wild ride.
Greenstar Complete Season 1: The Space Opera by Dave Higgins & Simon Cantan
Series: Josie Stein Comedies. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 100,920. Language: British English. Published: October 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
Humanity’s best hope is a wicker spaceship. Josie Stein woke up a thousand years in the future and was immediately elected captain of the U.F.S. Greenstar, a recycled spaceship on a mission to stop the aliens of the galaxy from wiping themselves out. Now homicidal aliens have set their sights on Earth. How can the ramshackle Greenstar possibly stand in their way?
Betwixt Issue 5 by Betwixt Magazine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,080. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Betwixt is a quarterly magazine of eclectic speculative fiction. The ebook edition of issue 5 collects all five stories originally published online. Issue 5 includes original fiction by Eric Gregory, Crystal Lynn Hilbert, Sean R. Robinson, Sara Saab, and E. Catherine Tobler.
Hardwired, Episode Three by Walter Jon Williams
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,390. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In Episode Three, Cowboy and Sarah have learned the name of their enemy, and now must make a dangerous journey across a fractured, balkanized America to reach a place of safety. Episode Three also contains an essay by Walter Jon Williams on the surprising origins of the term “panzerboy.” (Belgian butter smugglers, anyone?)
The First Chronicles of the Arrow's Flight: The Blades of Skyfire by Khristy Reichman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,160. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The influence of the shade grows straining ancient ties between the inhabitants of Eden. Maurus gathers his forces to exact vengeance over man and elves alike. The children of the Skyfire must unravel the secrets kept by the dead in order to save their world.
Full Circle by Jessi Hammond
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,820. Language: Australian English. Published: September 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
Joss hates that her family’s farm has to be sold because of the economic crisis. She doesn’t really fit in with city life, and technology sometimes confuses her. Then, one night, something extraordinary happens which grants her dearest wish – but it also takes something just as precious away…
Bards and Sages Quarterly (October 2014) by Bards and Sages Publishing
Series: Bards and Sages Quarterly, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,090. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Since 2009, the Bards and Sages Quarterly has brought fans of speculative fiction an amazing variety of short stories from both new and established authors. Each issue sets out to introduce readers to the wealth of talent found in the horror, fantasy and science fiction genres. Our authors have included Nebula, Hugo, and Pushcart winners and nominees.
Global Warming Fun 1: Saved by Right-Handed Grass by Gary J. Davies
Series: Global Warming Fun, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 17,480. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(2.00 from 1 review)
Fun? Maybe not so much! In this sci-fi/fantasy short story, hapless home-owner Ed Rumsfeld is attacked by mutant man-eating insects. Thus begins a FREE series that will chronicle an increasingly unstable world in which nasty natural, technological and mythical forces are unleashed in response to climate change and other human induced problems.