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The Aethers of Mars by Eric Flint
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 61,110. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Welcome to Mars…circa 1900. Cecil Rhodes rules Mars and is on his way to transforming the British Empire into his vision of a powerful force, managed by the “right” type of people. But Savinkov, a legendary revolutionary and assassin with secret agents hot on his heels, is reputedly planning something truly dramatic and Mars-shattering. This is the sixth book in the Stellar Guild line.
Northern Exposure: Episode Two by Luken Du Pont
Price: Free! Words: 9,050. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Raised in a little fishing town, Cairo Goodridge instead opts for a bigger brighter future in the concrete jungle, New York City. Success surrounds him, but all good things have to come to an end. After the cruel hand of mother nature brings destruction and desolation to his new home. He is forced to survive in the new untamed twisted city, were being human just doesn't cut it any more!
Rworld - Cartoon Tickles by William Allen Perry 2nd
Price: Free! Words: 140. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional), Fiction » Science fiction » General
Do you dream of robots...well, they might dream of you? This collection of robot cartoons goes to the root of many questions about future 'beings' from the Silicon Kingdom.
Frost Fire Worlds: May 2014 by Sylvan Bree Baker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,900. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014 by Alban Lake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This quarterly magazine is devoted to science fiction and fantasy for younger readers, ages 8 to 80 or so. The stories focus on characters, on adventures, on folks coping with future developments or, in the case of fantasy, magical circumstances.
After The Fires Went Out: Descent (Book Four of the Unconventional Post-Apocalyptic Series) by Regan Wolfrom
Series: After The Fires Went Out. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,960. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(5.00 from 1 review)
The story of Antoine Lagace. The comet is coming. The town of Cochrane is already falling apart. Ant Lagace is trying to adjust to his new role and his new family. But the new and dangerous world that's about to begin could destroy everything and everyone around him.
The Law & the Heart: Speculative Stories to Bend the Mind and Soul by Kenneth Schneyer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,420. Language: American English. Published: May 14, 2014 by Stillpoint Digital Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Exploring the seams where humanity and technology, society and individuality intersect, Nebula- and Sturgeon-nominated author Kenneth Schneyer presents thirteen mind-bending, thought-provoking tales of near and far futures that will amuse, amaze, and unsettle. These stories confront the question of just what makes and keeps us human.
Terrorcota (Stone Soldiers #8) by C.E. Martin
Series: Stone Soldiers, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,790. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
A rogue Chinese General unleashes an ancient alchemical weapon on America
Hallow by Renato Carreira
Price: Free! Words: 50,690. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Walt Jenkins is not a nice or honest person. He can't even be a decent one. Still, he doesn't think that justifies being harassed by visitors from the future. Or having these time travelers inform him that a future religion sees him as a Christ figure. The ones that aren't trying to kill him to prevent it from happening, at least.
Santificado by Renato Carreira
Price: Free! Words: 49,730. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Walt Jenkins não é uma pessoa simpática ou honesta. Nem sequer consegue ser uma pessoa decente. Mesmo assim, não lhe parece nada justificável que comece a ser assediado por gente vinda do futuro. Ou que estes viajantes no tempo lhe expliquem que uma religião futura o vê como figura messiânica. Os que não tentam matá-lo para impedir que aconteça, pelo menos.
Kingston's Legacy & Nothing but the Stars by Thomas Walker
Series: The Unity Saga, Episodes 1 & 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,540. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In Kingston's Legacy, the failed assassination of a dictator begins a series of events that will dramatically change one planet's future. In Nothing but the Stars, a stranded cargo ship meets a frightening new threat in the emptiness of deep space. These two short science fiction stories that offer the first look at an expansive and varied future universe.
Fiction Vortex - May 2014 by Fiction Vortex
Price: Free! Words: 16,830. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
We've got more great stories for you this month, with a god morgue, a few unexplained benefactors, and a xenobiologist who would really rather not be eaten by space slugs. Yep, it's that good.
Servants of the Empire by Henrik Rohdin
Series: The League of Planets Adventure, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 185,020. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
The Alliance's senior agents in the Empire are killed and it falls to Major John Gresham to finish their work - and hopefully not share the same fate. He and his krokator partner Akgu Zurra soon come under fire from not only terrorist foes but their own people as they are framed for crimes they did not commit and fight to stop highly placed traitors from throwing the Empire into civil war.
G.M.C. Volumes 1-10 by Justin Tilley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,550. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Read all ten stories about a secret vigilante group that does whatever it takes to assure the safety and survival of the close-knit community being held in a military safety camp full of drugs, crime, and secrets that put everyone's lives at risk.
G.M.C. Volume #10 by Justin Tilley
Series: G.M.C., Book 10. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A do gooders vigilante group of takes it upon them selfs to stand up for the people of their camp and anyone one else they come across that may need help.
Sleight of Mind by Stefon Mears
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 112,340. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Six decades after magic overthrew technology. Venus. Recently settled. As wild and untamed as the space between there and Earth. John Jacobs, the last helioship captain old enough to remember technology, risks his fading health for the opportunity to command the first commercial flight to Venus.But powerful forces move against them, and survival will press Donal to fight a duel he can only lose.
Pillar's Shadow by Lijah Phoenix
Price: Free! Words: 17,910. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(5.00 from 1 review)
Rhine Toledo lives in a Post-Apocalyptic world of scorching sun and jagged earth. By some miraculous intervention of fate he made it across the endless sand dunes and has arrived in a place no one knew existed: Pillar’s Shadow, a place unlike any he’s seen before.
Daikaiju Attack by Stephen D. Sullivan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,400. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
It’s 1966. The Space Race has blasted off, the Cold War is heating up, and Giant Monsters are attacking Japan! Harkening back to the glory days of Japanese kaiju (rubber monster suit) films, Daikaiju Attack is filled with action, drama, rock and roll, and -- of course -- Giant Monsters. Fans of the classic Godzilla movies are sure to enjoy this fast-paced novel!
Joyeux anniversaire by Saïd
Series: Coffee Stories, dessert #4. Price: Free! Words: 3,940. Language: French. Published: May 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
J’ai toujours fait ce qu’il fallait. J’ai toujours été comme il faut, ni trop, ni trop peu. Des années de mimétisme au service de ma sociabilité. Et malgré cela, aujourd'hui, tout le monde m'a oublié.
2299 Formula X Guidebook by Simon Coates
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 18,090. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Produced by the Galactic Motorsports Council, the Guidebook to the 2299 Formula X Galactic Championship gives you, the reader, an insight into the racing season for the year 2299. With a foreword from Council President Vance Lavarone, the guidebook gives details of past champions, a review and results of the 2298 season, and notes for significant dates and events during 2299.
A New World: Untold Stories by John O'Brien
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,010. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » Undead
The sun set as it had every other day. Then night fell and the world ended. For many, it was a long, slow, lingering death. For others, it came quickly, full of terror and agony. Few survived. The ones that did watched the setting sun with a rising panic. Out of the ashes rose the night runners. They were death loping down darkened streets, their shrieks echoing off empty buildings.