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Backspaced by Nicholas Antinozzi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,430. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Backspaced is the next big thing in social media. This mysterious peer review site, immediately goes viral. The site allows you to rate anyone you like, anonymously. Some use the site to compliment the good people in their lives, but the vast majority uses the site to attack their peers. Too late, they learn the site was a trap, created by the government. The Sixth Great Extinction has begun.
Мы-дети Галактики by Valeriy Demichev
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 119,590. Language: Russian. Published: September 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Какими мы будем через двадцать лет, узнаешь, когда перевернешь последнюю страницу этой книги. Когда осмыслишь перспективу грандиозного созидания для человечества. Когда проникнешься реалиями сегодняшней жизни и осознаешь, что именно ты способен творить историю нашей цивилизации.
To Rule the Skies by Michael Tierney
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,820. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Professor Nicodemus Boffin heads a semi-secret British organization to further scientific knowledge for Britain. He and his crew are tasked to investigate the sinking of a British warship carrying a huge shipment from the Canadian gold fields. Aboard his advanced airship Flamel, he must uncover who or what is behind the disaster before tensions between Britain and the US lead to war.
From the Night by Meyari McFarland
Series: Infinite Horizons, Book 15. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,500. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Eashana knew, to the core of her being, that something was wrong. Her sisters were never this silent. But as she drifted towards the airlock, silence echoing in her ears, she also knew that they might not survive this disaster even if they worked together. From the Night is a SF story of family, history and facing danger when your home becomes the greatest threat to your survival.
Journey to the Center of the Earth, The Big Boom by John Pirillo
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,740. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
It's a race against time to save survivors of the Big One, and to save the Hollow Earth Special Forces Team from a nuclear explosion set to detonate within a matter of hours!
Supernova by JD McDonnell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,660. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Supernova is a thrilling tale of tension and terror from deep in the dark heart of the sunshine state. Bring sunscreen, pack a flamethrower, and if you happen to find yourself riding the rocket - be sure to take a seat inside the capsule before the engines ignite.
Travellers by Charles G. Dyer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,830. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
After 437 years in space, the Phoenix is in desperate trouble. The planets at Alpha Centauri are not habitable & they have no fuel. The cryonics system has failed. The crew is afraid that reviving the passengers is impossible. An alien spacecraft approaches and adds to their worries. The aliens offers help. Can they be trusted? Does the Phoenix have any choice?
Brimstone by Charles G. Dyer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,800. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Helen Rogers discovers the threat of a cataclysmic asteroid impact. She lobbies rich people to sponsor an escape to Mars. Then she directs spacecraft production. As the asteroid approaches, the spacecraft launches with two dozen carefully selected people. Governments can't hide the threat. Widespread panic ensues. The one-way voyage through space is long and dangerous. Mars is a hostile world.
Figmento (Una Novella Sci-Fi #12) by Marco Guarda
Series: STORIE SCI-FI, #12. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,010. Language: Italian. Published: September 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Un tenente di polizia a corto di indizi in un caso di omicidio, ricorre a una ’sposa,’ una telepate che scansionerà quattro maggiori sospettati per sbrogliare la matassa per lui. Purtroppo, mentre un virus attacca la mente della ’sposa’ e il tenente inizia a ricordare cose non sue, egli capisce che in gioco c’è molto più di quanto non sembri, e raddoppia i suoi sforzi per trovare il criminale.
Figment (A Sci-Fi Novella #12) by Marco Guarda
Series: SCI-FI STORIES, #12. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,560. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A police lieutenant at a loss for clues on a murder case, resorts to a ’bride,’ a telepathic individual who will scan four major suspects to unravel the tangle for him. Alas, as a virus attacks the mind of the ’bride,’ and the lieutenant begins to recall things which aren’t his own, he realizes there is much more at stake than meets the eye, and redoubles his efforts to find the criminal.
Junk DNA by Sean Brandywine
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 66,440. Language: American English. Published: September 21, 2014 by Strict Publishing International. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
It came as a flash of inspiration to research scientist Dr Maya Robbins. She knew how to activate the “junk DNA” that appears to have no purpose. But what would it do? Would it do anything at all? Would it damage the test subject, or would it produce new physical features, special mental abilities, new powers? There was only one way to find out…
822 by S. Michael Choi
Price: Free! Words: 20,450. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Slipstream examination of 4.5 years in Shanghai, featuring Nick Forteaux, Sany Music scout and the art rock scene, or is it all about the delightful song-and-dance girls 877, 855, and 822? Girlfriend-boyfriend relationships in Shangers, China, with some light near-future sci-fi with regard to the expat experience, hot Chinese girls, the revolution, and being lost and abroad.
Hollow Empire: Episode 1 (Night of Knives) by John McGuire & J Edward Neill
Price: Free! Words: 15,440. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Once, the empire of Vhur was the world's most powerful. But that was before the Lichy plague. Now, twenty years and millions of dead later, only a few cities remain. The survivors walk a fine line between staying alive and crumbling into the grave. Come the Night of Knives, even these last few might perish.
TerMANation by Billy Wong
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,590. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Lighthearted sci-fi action with a tough fighting heroine. Ridden with guilt after accidentally killing her abusive boyfriend, former gang leader Jilly Bean only wants to live her life in peace. But when a men's rights group determines that justice has not been served, she finds herself the target of their killer robot - the TerMANator.
The Lords of Alchemy by Grant Stock
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 91,380. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Zen Storm finds himself fleeing for his life when his town is attacked by a warrior race known as the Shrakes. Unknown to Zen, he is one of the last descendants of the Lords of Alchemy, who could not only change lead into gold but had the power to transmute all matter. As Zen discovers his heritage he finds himself falling in love, searching for descendants, and fighting to survive.
Unidentified Funny Objects 3 by Alex Shvartsman
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 84,360. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This is the third annual volume of Unidentified Funny Objects and it contains twenty-three humorous short stories from some of the genre's best-known authors, as well as talented up-and-comers.
Bridge Builder (Shimmer In The Dark) by Ceri London
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,270. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Nantosuelta left with the Asterean Space Fleet to search for a new world. Her companions rely on her skills to bridge the wormholes of space, but an encounter with an alien ship desecrates the fleet and wipes Nanto’s psychic abilities. Stranded, with starving creatures closing in all around them, Nanto must shed her old ways of thinking to fight a new battle. Survival.
Maikro: Haiku & Microfiction by Milo James Fowler
Price: $1.99 $1.50 USD. (25% off!) Words: 4,250. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Asian poetry, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Maikro collects 112 haiku and 47 works of microfiction, most falling in the speculative fiction realm (science fiction, fantasy, horror) with a few literary pieces tossed into the mix wise elder wordsmyth telling tales of earth that was blue skies in our minds
Close Enough by William Mangieri
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
Government work leaves Max no time to react to the comet barreling toward his and Rebecca's asteroid claim. See Max deal with an uppity A.I., an unhelpful helpdesk, and a comet named Napoleon as he works to minimize the impact on their already shaky relationship. See how things work out – read “Close Enough”, a short story also in "And Yet Still Even More Things I Could Get OUT OF MY MIND."