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Necrofairies 2 by Shane Griffin
Series: Necrofairies. Price: Free! Words: 28,380. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy(2.00 from 1 review)
Neen and Sliver have unwittingly unleashed an army of undead orcs into the world and with it a dark magic plague that threatens to destroy civilisation. Follow the two streetwise fairies as they try to track down the wizard behind it all and exact their revenge. Who knows, they might even try to save the world along the way in this exciting next novella in the Necrofairies series.
The Starving Heart (Darkeye Volume 3) by Lydia West
Series: Darkeye. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 184,970. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Fantasy » General
In order to protect the child Tareq from murderous painted dogs, Mhumhi and his sister Kutta have fled Wild Dog City for the endless desert. They are searching for the so-called forbidden place- a building where all the remaining human secrets are locked away. The answers to everything that happened to make Wild Dog City what it is. But they are being pursued...
To Survive the Labyrinth by Delenn Jadzia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,050. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
The Labyrinth was created to punish. Those sent in were not expected to return. Criminals must be punished for their actions. They were no longer welcome in society. Then a boy and his sisters were condemned, and everything changed.
After Oil 2: The Years of Crisis by John Michael Greer
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 79,410. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015 by Founders House Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
John Michael Greer, author and host of the popular weekly peak oil blog, The Archdruid Report, returns with another collection of twelve tales from the post oil future. As Industrial civilization staggers beneath its myriad dysfunctions, ordinary people endure the long, slow descent that shapes the years of crisis. The old world passes away and a new age takes shape.
Watchers of the Dawn (A Steampunk Adventure) by Stephen Schrum
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,480. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk(5.00 from 1 review)
While searching for the First Vampyre, whose minions destroyed her hometown, Aemelja Umber encounters Stephano Alchimi, an immortal alchemist. She joins him and his order, the Vigilum Aurorae (the Watchers of the Dawn), who seek to end the source of ultimate evil in the world. WOTD is also an allegory: of corporate America, the promises/pitfalls of science and technology, and consumer culture.
Lady Jessica, Monster Hunter - Episode 2: Troubling Times by Keith Dumble
Series: Lady Jessica, Monster Hunter - Season One. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,860. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Troubling Times is the second episode in a series of action and character driven steampunk adventures featuring Lady Jessica and The Black Diamonds. Short in length, each episode is designed to be standalone: though they are linked by an overall story arc which will develop as the 'season' progresses
Animal Theater by Benjamin Broke
Series: 2nd Civil War. Price: Free! Words: 81,870. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
UFO cults, mass suicides, clones, designer drugs, brain-implants, propaganda, mind control, war, politics and conspiracies big and small -this collection contains all 20 previously published Second Civil War stories.
Mars McCoy and the Curse of the Star Lance by James Palmer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,510. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A daring young space ace confronts a cosmic mystery aboard a derelict starship. In the grand tradition of Buck Rogers and Flash Gordon comes Mars McCoy! Nominated for the 2014 New Pulp Award for Best Short Story.
Draconia: Rehatching by F.J. Hansen
Series: Draconia. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,500. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Fantasy » General
The Treaty between Draconia and Earth was in shreds. Enemies were everywhere. But, hope still existed. Captain Mark Johnson of Earth was determined to defend Draconia against all threats--Norseen and Human. But, ultimately, it was up to Varthikes and Audwin, and the power of their friendship, to ensure their home survives the Norseen invasion to be rehatched.
Nix Nine: Outlaw's Mission (Sci-fi Series) by Michael Esser
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,510. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Adventure » Action
NIX-9, (n.): Infamous, deep space prison set on NIX, one of the moons orbiting the systems ninth sub-planet, Pluto. “Action, adventure, and a little lizard love. It's like Star Wars meets Guardians of the Galaxy, only it all taking place right in our own solar system's backyard.” - Michael E. Esser, Creator/Author
Galaxy's Edge Magazine: Issue 12, January 2015 by Mike Resnick
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,460. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Galaxy’s Edge is a bi-monthly magazine published by Phoenix Pick, the science fiction and fantasy imprint of Arc Manor, an independent press based in Maryland. Each issue of the magazine has a mix of new and reprinted stories, columns by Barry Malzberg and Gregory Benford, book reviews by Paul Cook and an interview conducted by Joy Ward.
Nighteyes by D. X. Logan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,040. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Dr. Harris Foster has discovered the cure for a modern plague, then gone missing. His daughter convinces the company funding him to let her own team look for him. They find out that the cure isn't the only thing Dr. Foster found. The race to find him is being observed by a pair of eyes in the night.
Hardwired, Episode Six by Walter Jon Williams
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,870. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Cowboy, Sarah, and the rebel forces are bunkered in the Mojave desert, readying the strike that will either win the war or bring their own cause down in flames. But neither realizes that their cause has already been betrayed . . .
2052 by Eddie Upnick
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 67,170. Language: American English. Published: December 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
“2052, is a fast-paced, action-packed, heart-wrenching thriller, which is the fourth book in Eddie Upnick's series. The characters in 2052 are called upon to solve global threats to our planet. Once again, Vito, Victoria, their super-naturally gifted children- Henk, Ena, Jake and Lola- and their friends must work with former alien adversaries or all will be lost for the human race.
Commodore Farmer by Gene McMurtry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,960. Language: American English. Published: December 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The largest wormhole ever discovered, a new undeveloped galaxy brimming with immense resources, an unexpected marriage, royal intrigue, and hostile totalitarian forces shadow the exclusive path to new worlds. The story features a twisting plot, powerful scheming enemies, and huge rewards for success.
Aliens in Paris by Sally Ann Melia
Series: Guy Erma and the Son of Empire. Price: Free! Words: 5,270. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(3.00 from 1 review)
A romantic alien first contact and encounter set in Paris, the city of love It was not like looking for a needle in a hay-stack. It was like feeling for a needle in a hay barn wearing gloves and a blindfold, that’s what Steven told me. He was talking about the Search for Extra Terrestrial Life, an impossible pursuit until two aliens, yes two, landed in Paris. A young police woman is seconded to
Nature's Way by Robert A Boyd
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,180. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Mankind pillaged Nature until Nature got fed up, and struck back. It was a simple, random mutation, but it was enough to doom the human race. This is the last day of organized resistance by the tattered remnants of a U S Army division fighting a hopeless defense. They are used up, crippled by lack of supplies and worn out gear. Few of them have any hope, and the ants just keep coming.