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Aurealis #59
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,860. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Aurealis #59, edited by Michael Pryor, features the startling and exotic world of Emmet O'Cuana's 'Tiresias: A 'blood-punk' fantasy' and Douglas Fry's subtle, challenging 'A Brilliant Fire'. Kate Forstyh delves into the history of fairy tales, our reviewers opine on the latest publications, and the best SF news is yours to contemplate.
Through the Valley of Shadow
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 98,880. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Bent on revenge, Terrllss-rr pursues his Anar’on brother to the fabled world of the Wanderers - and face judgment by the god of Death. On their frontier, the Serrll Combine is plunged into a savage encounter with a Kran invader, showing them a glimpse of a dark future.
With Shadow and Thunder
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 98,680. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The Orieli are caught in an interstellar war and now they are about to drag the Serrll Combine into it. Betrayed by his Wanderer brother Dharaklin, First Scout Terrllss-rr crashes to Earth in a sabotaged ship. He now has a whole world after the secrets he holds.
Infected: Hacked Files from the GAMELAND Archive
Series: S.W. Tanpepper's GAMELAND. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,630. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
THE ULTIMATE GAMELAND HACKER'S GUIDE: From the private collection of the disgraced commander of the Undead Omegaman Forces, these secret files contain vital info about key players in the development of Reanimation technology, the construction of GAMELAND, and the politics behind the civil war which fractured the United States and gave rise to the Southern States Coalition.
Plasma Frequency Issue 5
Price: Free! Words: 29,370. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This is Issue 5 of Plasma Frequency, a magazine of speculative fiction. It includes stories of science fiction, fantasy, and horror. Includes fabulous art and a book review. Plasma Frequency ISSN 2168-1309 (Print) and ISSN 2168-1317 (Electronic), Issue 5: April/May 2013. Published bimonthly by Plasma Spyglass Press, Vacaville, California Copyright 2013 Plasma Spyglass Press
The Great Ravine
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 105,820. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.00 from 1 review)
A group of people who must uncover the secrets of a corrupt council and stop them from unearthing something more than the planet can handle.
Empress of Earth - Book III of the Roads of Heaven
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,240. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Following "Five-Twelfths of Heaven" and "Silence in Solitude", this is the third and concluding novel in the Silence Leigh series. Silence Leigh now faces the ultimate test of her skills as a pilot and of her powers as a sage. Silence has finally wangled a deal with the Hegemony to use their gear to help them find the lost star roads to Earth.
Route 11 (Polish)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,030. Language: Polish. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Rok 2087. Bezlitosne pustkowia palone gorącym słońcem i promieniowaniem gamma – oto obraz świata po III Wojnie Światowej. Czy istnieje nadzieja na odbudowanie chwały i dobrobytu poprzedniej epoki? Tak twierdzą dwaj przyjaciele szukający tajemniczej Drogi do Raju. Dołącz do ich wędrówki przez niebezpieczne pustynie, bunkry oraz tunele pełne mutantów i przeżyj wraz z nimi tę niezapomnianą przygodę!
Bards and Sages Quarterly (April 2013)
Series: Bards and Sages Quarterly, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 45,760. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Since 2009, each issue of the Bards and Sages Quarterly has delivered a unique variety of character-driven speculative fiction short stories from both new and established writers. Our writers include first-time authors, Pushcart Prize nominees and Nebula award winners. This issue features 21 original stories from Wil Ogden, KJ Hannah Greenberg, Jamie Lackey, Brenda Stokes Barron, and many others.
366 Squared Volume 2: February
Series: 366 Squared. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,840. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This volume contains twenty-nine entries covering the month of February. It turned out to be a difficult month, and there are more mini-essays than I originally planned. There is also a lot more fantasy and less science fiction than I thought there would be. Oh well, I can only take this project where the source material allows me to. We'll see what happens in the next volume.
Losing Human
Price: Free! Words: 16,170. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
When funding for Project Human is diminished, Dr. Heisler uploads his own awareness into a Mobile Robotic Construct.
Stranglehold
Series: The Adventures of Captain Hesperus. Price: Free! Words: 21,280. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Another sorry episode from the unorthodox life of Captain Hesperus, star trader. A stirring tale of contraband, mutiny, and the importance of hats. A novella set in the universe of the classic computer game "Elite", and its fan-made remake, "Oolite".
Calliope
Series: The Adventures of Captain Hesperus. Price: Free! Words: 17,900. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
An unedifying episode from the unorthodox life of Captain Hesperus, star trader. Money is tight, the engines are failing, and there's soup on the ceiling ... A novella set in the universe of the classic computer game "Elite", and its fan-made remake "Oolite".
Una Deprecabile Svista (Una Novelette Sci-Fi #2)
Series: STORIE SCI-FI, # 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,010. Language: Italian. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Questa è la prima pazza avventura del venditore della Re-Life Associati James Cricket. E' una novelette Sci-Fi di circa 9.000 parole, che tratta di un amore infranto dopo un ringiovanimento problematico. Spero vi piaccia! * Questa novelette è contenuta in Raccolta di STORIE SCI-FI - Pack 1.
The Earth Ship
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,830. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a short story (under 9,000 words) about a distant future and a lost colony. The planet Beasphor had enjoyed hundreds of years of peace - until the Earth ship arrived.
The Time On The Island
Price: Free! Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
They say no man is an island. Perhaps he can become one under certain circumstances?
Voidhawk - The Edge of Forever
Series: Voidhawk, Book 6. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,760. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013 by Novel Concept Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Somebody has learned the secrets of a forgotten threat and unleashed it upon the Voidhawk. With the crew separated and imprisoned Jenna is left with the ship and barely enough people to sail it.. Her only choice is to put her trust in an untested witch and a new crew fresh from the alehouse. To save her family she must solve the riddle of light and choose which members of her family will live, and
Xero
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 82,140. Language: Spanish. Published: March 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Krishna, Kukulkán, Kuan Yin y Paka Ahale, líderes del grupo extraterrestre, han creado sin autorización a los Mahayab, ‘la raza de oro’, en el bello planeta recién descubierto, usando indebidamente las ciencias (clonación, manipulación de ADN y mutación genética) para impulsar la evolución de los humanos primitivos. Algo falló. Y así comenzó ‘la gran guerra’ entre los dioses y ‘los amorfos’.
Ripple (Part 2)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,890. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Part 2 of a 2 part series. Join John Chapman in the final part of this 2 part series as his search for the truth draws him deeper into a world of the unknown. Instead of helping, the answers turn his life upside-down.
Vanessa - Mended Harps
Series: Vanessa, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 144,670. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
VANESSA: MENDED HARPS – Sequel to Vanessa: All Heaven Breaks Loose. When a human spirit merged its energies with an ancient oak tree during the Battle of the Rhinebeck Cemetery, a new species was born. Amidst legal entanglements that hamstring the Fitzgalen Family’s efforts to pursue its mission of spirit liberation, a greater question arises; how do you deal with an emerging competing species?