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Heroes of Mars
By Metahuman Press
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,430. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
For over a hundred years the savage world of Mars has lived in the minds of generations of readers around the world! Now fans can enjoy new adventures in the grand sword and sandals tradition of the original tales! Inside you will find five all new adventures set across the mythic Martian landscape.
Jintao
By Jack Philip Hall
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,320. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The author, Jack Philip Hall, begins where Heinlein left off. His stranger in a strange land is a young Chinese engineer who uncovers a secret that can change the world. When news of his discovery leaks out, a dangerous game of cat and mouse ensues in a futuristic world of intelligent avatars, ghosts, cyber crooks, government strongmen and underworld assassins.
Otherlives
By Wendy Metcalfe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,440. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Intelligence is not only human... but how will humans react when they meet sentient trees, starships, bomb disposal machines, and Mindpods? And what if we were able to speak to the consciousness of the universe itself? This collection of short stories explores the challenges humans will face in accepting such beings.
Blowing off Some Steam (Rust and Ash: Storms over Cogtown #1)
By David M DeMar
Price: Free! Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012 by Twit Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(4.00 from 1 review)
A sci/fi, futuristic tale of people taking freedom into their own hands on a world riddled with EM storms that have destroyed all the basic necessities we take for granted: things like the radio and the cell-phone. The only tech that works are the old-fashioned kind: steam and gas.
The Blind Blacksmith
By Neil Dabb
Series: The Blind Blacksmith. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,940. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In the 22nd century, a blind man uses the blacksmith's tools to defeat an enemy of the humans on a distant planet where much of the modern technology has failed.
Puss In Bytes
By Sansoucy Kathenor
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,090. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012 by Valerie D Kirkwood. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Unworshipped, most of the old gods have died off, or live an attenuated existence. Messenger godling Iris has managed to upgrade herself to Communications Goddess, patron of computer users. Her position is being sabotaged by the upstart new god Hacker. Iris enlists the help of Cat Goddess, Pakht, to combat Hacker's formal challenge, which could end their lives, and jeopardize human civilization.
De schone slaapster symfonie
By Django Mathijsen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,400. Language: Dutch. Published: February 20, 2012 by e-Publikant. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Een gedreven componist heeft op het eiland Baltrum zijn eigen paradijs gevonden. Daar werkt hij, afgeschermd van het jachtige leven van de eenentwintigste eeuw, al jaren aan een symfonie. Op een dag wandelt een avontuurlijke schone met een duister geheim zijn leven en zijn hart binnen. Met dit verhaal heeft Django Mathijsen de Unleash Award najaar 2007 gewonnen.
Birdie Down
By Jim Graham
Series: Rebellion, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 63,900. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
0.25 star(4.22 from 9 reviews)
The Outer-Rim rebellion stumbles into its second day - and in the wrong direction. Can it survive a third?
Exabyte Lande: Canto 1 (The Society On Da Run #31)
By L'Poni Baldwin
Series: The Society On Da Run Mini Stories, Book 27. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 270. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A small piece of data becomes the center of a computer's life. Canto 1 of the acclaimed poem, 229 words. Story/poem #30 in The Society On Da Run series.
Black Sun
By G. W. Thomas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
The cloned inhabitants of Station 7734 were far from earth. When terror comes it comes in the form of the Black Man, Nyarlathotep.
Roadblock
By Jack Mackenzie
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012 by G. W. Thomas. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Something mysterious is going on in space. Why are spaceships disappearing?
The Christ Clone Trilogy - Book One: In His Image (Revised & Expanded)
By James BeauSeigneur
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 137,100. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Futuristic
(5.00 from 1 review)
IN HIS IMAGE is Book One of a revised, expanded, and reedited release of THE CHRIST CLONE TRILOGY, originally published in 1997 and in 2003 by Warner Books. THE CHRIST CLONE TRILOGY has been translated and published in 12 languages. Book Two is BIRTH OF AN AGE. Book Three is ACTS OF GOD.
Steampunk Holmes: Legacy of the Nautilus
By P.C. Martin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,040. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012 by Noble Beast, LLC. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
0.75 star(3.72 from 18 reviews)
In an alternative Steampunk universe (c.1885), the plans for Captain Nemo's mysterious Nautilus submarine have been stolen from the British Secret Service. There is only one man who can solve the case, Sherlock Holmes. With his bionic side-kick Doctor Watson, and his brilliant and lethal sister, Mycroft Holmes, Sherlock unravels a mystery that will shake the foundation of the British Empire.
Maiden Voyage of the Pink Plastic Ponies
By Alistair Ainscott
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012 by Rapid-Dynamix Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Drake Derringer thinks he knows how to handle his preschooler twin girls until he has to figure out how to tell the family that he's been relocated... to Mars. But they ain't even gettin' into Low Earth Orbit if his beloved girls can't bring their beloved pink plastic ponies along. * A silly tale of science fiction... with toddlers. By professionally published writer Alistair Ainscott.
Rebuilding A Legacy
By Talee
Series: The Power Colors Saga, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,460. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 9 reviews)
It seems Torl's Journey was only the beginning of a lifelong battle to regain what was lost in his parents lifetime. Having been forced to claim his hereditary rights as the First Seat of the High Council for the Free Colonial System, Torl finds himself beset by enemies known and unknown as he attempts to change this realm into what it was intended to be.
Cortez On Jupiter
By Ernest Hogan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,570. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
"All cultures have some acceptable form of human sacrifice. And if you really want to cause trouble, try taking it away." Mythoteching. Splatterpainting. Zapware. A wild young Chicano artist who covers Greater Los Angeles with fantastic graffiti and a beautiful African telepath who opens the door to communications with the deadly Sirens of Jupiter -- on a journey from the barrio to the stars.
Haywire
By Justin R. Macumber
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,910. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012 by Gryphonwood Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.00 from 1 review)
Once our greatest weapon. Now our gravest threat. A century ago, super-soldiers known as Titans drove alien invaders from the solar system and back to their home world. Now the Titans have returned, infected by a virus and compelled to destroy humanity. Will a scholar, her son, and the only Titan able to resist the infection find a way to save humanity from its own greatest weapon?
B.I.T.
By William Mangieri
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A man with a life-altering, gene-hacking virus must decide whether to accept his new existence, or try to regain his old identity. As often happens, we must wonder: what are we willing to give up to be cured? (BIT is a VERY SHORT sci-fi flash story, and is also available in the collection "Things I Could Get Out of My Mind.")
Explain That to a Martian 2
By Gary Weston
Series: Explain That To A Martian, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
I had visitors. They had come all the way from Mars for my fish finger sandwiches.
Five Crimes Against Literature
By Alistair Ainscott
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,520. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012 by Rapid-Dynamix Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Professionally published writer Alistair Ainscott unleashes a vile compendium of five literary transgressions, a special room in hell for the serious-minded: "The Ferro-Erotic Roaches of Kiki," "Occupy Stinking America," "Maiden Voyage of the Pink Plastic Ponies," "Captain Disaster and the Twin Terrors of Unholy Matrimony," and "Why Oranges Are Apples", plus excerpt from "The Flies Dropped Dead."