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Little Birds by Tony Monchinski
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,090. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Adventure » Action
People start to explode. Literally. Inexplicably. A wave of spontaneous self-combustion sweeps the globe, quickly reducing the world's population and leaving the survivors wary of one another as anyone can go at any time--with devastating consequences to those in their vicinity. Amidst this madness, roommates Michael and Jimmy Boy chose to road trip from rural North Carolina to Philadelphia.
In de schaduw van het Keezending by Beckevaert
Price: Free! Words: 41,350. Language: Dutch. Published: July 30, 2014 by Beckevaert. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Een bloemlezing van oorspronkelijke, nederlandstalige steampunkverhalen van diverse auteurs.
Army of Misfits by Crystalwizard
Series: the Sojourn Chronicles, Book 4. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 78,620. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Army of Misfits is book 4 of the 6 book sci-fi/fantasy series The Sojourn Chronicles by Crystalwizard. It continues the journey of Dale and his intrepid party of adventurers as they struggle to save the world from destruction.
Chrono - Projet Bradbury, #50 by Neil Jomunsi
Price: $1.30 USD. Words: 6,550. Language: French. Published: July 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Jusqu'ici, le manuel avait réponse à tout : quel champignon ne pas manger, quelle branche tailler pour se fabriquer un arc, quelles vis utiliser pour bâtir une cabane dans les arbres et toutes ces astuces qui font qu'un manuel est un bon manuel... mais sur la question du vertige des chiens, l'ouvrage reste muet. Richard s'en sortira : il en a vu d'autres.
Evolution by F.I. Goldhaber
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014 by Fantastic Worlds Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Three arms: transformational advantage or freak mutation? Syndi believes her father hates her because of the third arm that her parents constantly fight about. But then she grabs an opportunity to prove its special advantages to the world.
Spear Hunter by Henry J. Olsen
Series: The Northland Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 55,420. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Gunslinger by trade, cyborg by circumstance, John Osborne fearlessly roams the Desolation-ravaged ruins of North America. But with his health rapidly failing, John grows desperate to learn the true nature of the artificial appendage grafted to his shoulder. Running out of time and options, his last hope lies on Mallard Island, a remote isle hidden in the far reaches of the Northwoods.
Fiction Vortex - July 2014 by Fiction Vortex
Price: Free! Words: 18,650. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
This month we have a few trips into the surreal, with a workplace fight, a shape-shifting shopper, and an unidentified no-longer-flying object. There are plenty of great ideas and storylines to enjoy, so have a seat in the shade and get started.
The Beastly Conspiracy Part One: The Beast is Born by Matt Ramsay
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,440. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
A strange Beast stalks the alleys of seventeenth century London, striking terror into the hearts of the citizenry. Detective Belle is assigned to investigate the case of the Beast of London. During the course of her investigation she discovers a conspiracy that reaches the heights of London. The beast she was assigned to capture may be her only hope of coming out alive.
The Chronos Clock: Aetheric Artifacts, Book One by Wendy L. Callahan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,600. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014 by Persephone Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
In 1892 Victorian London, Demetra Ashdown is a half-daemon with the ability to locate and draw Aetheric artifacts to her. When her former fiancé’s valet is held hostage and will only be released in exchange for a device with the power to control time, she must act quickly to save a man’s life.
James Eldritch and the Incredibly Awkward Silence (#4) by Michael Horton
Series: James Eldritch, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,680. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Did you hear that? Neither did anyone else. A scenic trip to Bristol ends in disaster when a fiend no one saw (or heard) coming suddenly appears. James Eldritch discovers that his greatest foe might not be a Herald after all. Will he finally settle things with the man who took Melina’s life?
Strange Circumstances: A Magic Short Fiction Collection by Weston Kincade
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,850. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The future’s a gamble. Few people know what they really want, and those that reach it often find that it isn’t what they expected. Strange Circumstances is an anthology that explores the predictability of fate and destiny… or rather their unpredictability. These twelve twisted tales of fantasy and fifteen flash-fiction pieces explore the boundaries of our universe to see what lurks in the unknown.
Resurgence by Duane L. Martin
Series: Unseen Things, Book 11. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 111,220. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Zethichtalarin were nearly wiped as a species, but thousands had managed to escape the destruction and wound up scattered throughout many different dimensions. They chose the Faranox dimension in which to regroup and plan their revenge, only they never planned on facing a far more powerful enemy that was out there searching for them with the intent of putting an end to them once and for all.
Trek for Life by J Alan Erwine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,910. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A shuttle goes down in a blizzard, and the crew is forced to march through the deadly snow in the hopes of saving the passengers, but will any of them make it...
The Libran Exchange by Thomas Stone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,500. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014 by Cooper's Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Another imaginative science fiction tale by Thomas Stone. Aliens, astronauts, and social commentary mix to make a thrilling story.
Vaporpunk: relatos steampunk publicados sob as ordens das suas majestades by Editora Draco
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 102,110. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Com força mundial, a estética steampunk vem angariando cada vez mais fãs brasileiros e portugueses. Seu apelo visual e o rico conteúdo inspirados no século XIX são o combustível certo para a produção de uma literatura que pode ser intensa, mas também descontraída. Descubra o que oito autores maquinaram nesse intricando conjunto de engrenagens que é a imaginação.
Electric Time by Meyari McFarland
Series: Mouse and Snake, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,690. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Banan wasn't violent but the attacks against her daughter made her contemplate violence on a grand scale. She ventured into the net and found that the threat was greater than a broken heart. If Banan didn't stop it, she could lose not only her daughter but also her life. Electric time is a dramatic cyberpunk story set in a future where global warming has won and the world is falling to pieces.
The Arrival: A Timeline Story by Nicholas Ahlhelm
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,450. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014 by Metahuman Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
As a threat strikes from space, the Challenge Squad must come to terms with their own role as the government's super-team even as they face a threat that endangers the very world.
Sexbot by Patrick Quinlan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,920. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014 by StrawberryBooks. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
What if you could be immortal? Susan Jones is about to find out. A robotics scientist, Susan is the inventor of the Sexbot, the world’s most advanced robot sex toy. But Susan has stumbled upon the key to immortality – downloading human awareness into intelligent machines. Soon to be murdered, she downloads herself into the most intelligent machine available - Sexbot Number Nine. Fast, sexy fun.
The Lord of the Plains by Sarah Chapman
Series: The Mixed Duology, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 179,770. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General(5.00 from 9 reviews)
The city of Astar shines as a lone beacon of peace, free from the constant warring of the inhuman, gemeng tribes of the Plains. Aerlid, a man neither human nor gemeng, tricks his way into Astar with his charge, a young gemeng named Riley. In the human city, she experiences a type of fear and oppression foreign to her, and longs for the freedom of the world beyond the city walls.