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Elven Gambit by S T Xavier
Series: The Ugly Dirt Box Universe, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 90,940. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Rylae's visit to her home world of Tir Tairngire is far from a normal vacation. Strange assassins, risking her life, hiding in trees... to protect her parents, Rylae needs to quickly figure out what trouble her childhood friend brought back home with her, and how to keep it from burning down everything around her.
Mad Scientist Journal: Summer 2014 by Dawn Vogel & Jeremy Zimmerman
Series: Mad Scientist Journal, Book 10. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,150. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014 by DefCon One Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Breeding coat hangers, alien spies posing as children, a war against interplanetary mold. These are but some of the strange tales to be found in this book. Mad Scientist Journal: Summer 2014 collects three month's worth of essays from the fictional worlds of mad science.
Nica of Los Angeles by Sue Perry
Series: Frames, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 104,520. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths(4.33 from 9 reviews)
When rookie private eye Nica takes on a mysterious case, she enters a world of multiple dimensions called Frames, where buildings and lawn chairs can be sentient, a stray cat has great powers, books can be killers, and clouds can be spies. At home, Nica solves missing person cases; in the larger reality of the Frames, she gets swept into an escalating battle with stakes that could not be higher.
Flipspace: Astraeus Event, Missions 4-6 by John Steiner
Series: Flipspace. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,640. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Oh Fortuna: During a deep space rescue, the Mockingbird receives emergency dispatch orders for the Fortuna asteroid. Threshold: The freeze on FTL exploration is over. Mockingbird is dispatched to the exo-planet, XJ-372495E to relieve an outpost team established by the Astraeus. When It Rains: Only 42 light-years away, the exo-solar planet, Henry Draper 40307G has yet to be visited by humanity.
Ricochet by KR Methvin & LD Doyle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,970. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Teens with the capacity to bounce around in time and space can only mean one thing. One with great potential and even greater consequences.
Arin Aye: The Middle Passage by Alan D Jones
Price: Free! Words: 15,960. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » African American fiction » General
Arin Aye is a collection of short stories from the world of Sacrifices and To Wrestle With Darkness. These stories take place between the first two books, Sacrifices and To Wrestle With Darkness and the last book in the trilogy, Heretics, due to be released in 2015.
Black Denim Lit #7: A Suitable Poison by Black Denim Lit
Series: Black Denim Lit Monthly. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 37,230. Language: American English. Published: September 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Black Denim Lit #7 "A Suitable Poison": Black Denim Lit is a monthly journal of fiction available on the web and on all eReaders for free through BDLit.com. This month Christopher T. Garry edits together 140 pages of bold, intriguing new fiction from Robert Stiles, Tiffany Michelle Brown, Rhoads Brazos, John Dromey, Kate Morrow, Scott Blankenship, Sean Monaghan, Linda Boroff
Wall Walker: Book 1 of the Mortal Perception Series by Janice E. Eberhardt
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,940. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Wall Walker unfolds in the wake of a genetic discovery that reveals mortality. Consequently, society divides into those who know and those who refuse to know their death-dates. It takes you through the geneticist’s negotiation with the big corporation, GLI. It then describes the forays of atheist, Jasper Wilkinson, as he searches for evidence of an afterlife within the anarchic Wall Walkers' World
Frontier Incursion by Leonie Rogers
Series: Frontier. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 133,840. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014 by Hague Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
The Scouts of Frontier were charged with expanding their knowledge of the hostile planet their ancestors had crashed on 300 years before. Now they find themselves in a war they know nothing about - Humanity’s last chance against the hostile Garsal.
Flash Fiction Online - September 2014 by Flash Fiction Online LLC
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
”The Cell I’m In” by Eli Hastings. School means facing hard truths – about himself, about the world, about compassion. “The Vitruvian Farmer” by Marcelina Vizcarra. A teen’s father leaves home for the future. Caroline M. Yoachim, “Honeybee”. In our protagonist’s time, some near-future world, there are no honeybees.
Spokojnie, to nie inwazja Początek by Anna Helena Kubiak
Price: Free! Words: 9,690. Language: Polish. Published: September 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Początek kosmicznej wycieczki, przygody czy też krucjaty (wszytko jest w końcu rzeczą względną) siedmiu uciekinierek z ekskluzywnego domu spokojnej starości pod okiem niezbyt przyjaznego Przyjaznego Asystenta.
Ima Pigg by Elizabeth Allen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,640. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In the year 2031, following an Agricultural Meltdown, meat is the enforced food option. Growing carrots is illegal. Eating salad is a misdemeanor. Serving it will get you jail time. Most humans adapt to the mostly meat diet, but it’s hard on underground vegetarians. And for animals, it’s murder. Even the family dog is game, if he strays too far from home.
Immoral Telepathy by Stefon Mears
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 108,300. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
New telepath Rick Blackhall's off at Berkeley for his first semester of college, with his best friend and high school crush hundreds of miles away. Huge classes, dorm life, and now he meets a clique of telepaths who freely read and control others. Will Rick hold to his morals against their seductive philosophies? Or will his code of ethics lead him to clash with more powerful minds?
Shadow Warrior by Jay Noel
Series: The Mechanica Wars, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,250. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The agony of a failed quest haunts Kanze Zenjiro, but the betrayal by those he trusted has turned his world upside down. With a heart full of hatred, Zen is desperate to get back to Nihon and demand the truth from his father. Meanwhile, the Iberian Empire sends their soaring airships and steam-powered giants into The Orient. They threaten to upset the balance of power.
Neptune Road Volume II by Betsy Streeter
Series: Neptune Road, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 10,040. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Welcome to Neptune - where the air and sunlight are borrowed, the surface is unstable, and the people are - inventive. The second collection of installments in a story of hacking, escaping, inventing, and complex relationships - on a new planet. An ongoing serial story, updated 3 times a week at Wattpad and my website: betsystreeter.com/neptuneroad.
The Devil in the Woods by Gabriel Hackney
Price: Free! Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When Beelzebub, a mutated teenager who looks like the devil of a geneticist’s son, Augustus, mutilates a cow, his life becomes threatened when his father’s friend, Michael, calls for hunters to catch the beast.
Aurealis #74 by Dirk Strasser (Editor)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,500. Language: Australian English. Published: September 2, 2014 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In this issue we feature Imogen Cassidy’s ‘Soul Partner’, an urban fantasy gumshoe pastiche with some original touches, and Leife Shallcross’ creepy and engrossing ‘Music for an Ivory Violin’. Chris Large brings some thoughtful silliness with his ‘When a Jedi Should Think Twice About Bringing a Knife to a Gunfight’, and Stephen Higgins continues his SF’s Sacred Cows with Asimov's Foundation.
Agents of Fate by Julian M. Miles
Series: Visions of the Future short fiction anthologies, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,300. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Within this book you will find over sixty views of futures near and far. Action, insight and emotion colour these tales of people on their journey through lives stranger than ours, and overcoming trials and malice along the way. Using the flash fiction format, interspersed with short fiction pieces, this collection will whisk you away to places and situations you’ve never dreamed of.
First Encounter by Connie Cockrell
Series: Brown Rain, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,780. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Alyssa and Kyra find their first survivor community but after a cool welcome, they learn the community's secret and both women are threatened with imprisonment and slavery.