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In No Time At All by Peter Hendricks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 229,460. Language: Australian English. Published: March 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Peter left home before dawn, he never could have guessed that he would be whisked away by Aliens and taken beyond the rings of Saturn. Five others were also ‘Invited’. With a soft tremble, the gigantic Spacecraft began the return voyage to Mypolarius - passing planets, stars and using super-highways at ever increasing, unbelievable velocity! But why the invitation for us six?
Aurora Equinox (Salmon Run - Book 6) by J.A. Marlow
Series: Salmon Run, Book 6. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,430. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013 by Star Catcher Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Good moods are scarce in Salmon Run these days, right down to a temperamental Solar Express train. Zach Callahan's lingering foul mood even manages to drive off Sasha. Concerned this may be caused by the alien translator band on Zach's wrist, his father insists on a check-up visit to the local spaceship. Just as Zach discovers a menace worthy of true worry: The return of a threat from the south.
Visitors from Yubarri II by Timothy House
Series: Visitors From Yubarri, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,340. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Goyo and Robert have been on Yubarri for 40 years. After a dear Moai friend dies they long to return to their home world Earth. Earth has since become a planet ruled by a few who enslave the majority. After the war the people of Earth have chips implanted to be tracked and terminated. Goyo and Robert wish to return to Earth to bring peace and prosperity with Yubarrian technology.
The Hunt by Alex Gesing
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,300. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Hunting, a sport that disappeared centuries ago with the death of the last wild ‘big game’ animal and the bulldozing of the last square inch of rainforest, has been brought back into vogue. Small groups of hunters venture out into the untouched wilderness of a hundred worlds and come back bloodied, draped with exotic pelts and fantastic stories.
Nemesis-Lanyon For Hire II by John Paulits
Series: Lanyon For Hire, Book 2. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 45,970. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013 by Champagne Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Lanyon, interplanetary gun-for-hire, faces three new challenges as he travels among the planets of the Malcosian system.
Project Olympus: Orion by Jonathan Standing
Series: Project Olympus. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 145,600. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
…An epic battle has torn apart the fabric of civilization. Centuries have come and gone as the scattered remnants of mankind struggle to rebuild. Yet the work of the ancient genemasters remains– genetically altered humans physically superior to man. Orion is a specially trained hunter whose job it is to rid his world of these abominations. Little does he know that soon his own battle will wage...
Vita Artificiale by Augusto Chiarle
Series: Le Ombre di Marte, 4. Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 47,930. Language: Italian. Published: March 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Anni '20 del '900 in un mondo parallelo in cui 30 anni fa alieni che tutti credo marziani hanno invaso la Terra, per morire in seguito ad un'epidemia. L'umanità, evolutarsi studiandone i relitti, vede convivere carrozze a cavalli ed armi a raggi, macchine a vapore e robot elettromeccanici, dirigibili, biplani e cannoniere fluttuanti. In questo quarto volume della serie "Le Ombre di Marte."
R. Nevada, S.P.I. - Alien Law by EK Gillcoan
Price: $1.33 USD. Words: 37,240. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Is an evil extraterrestrial corporation trying to control the minds of our elected officials? And if so, would anyone notice a difference? Mind reading devices, alien brain scan machines, and lucid dreams all play a role in this tongue-in-cheek story of the mind-altering efforts of malevolent alien beings as Strange Phenomena Investigator R. Nevada and his cohorts search for the truth.
Black Mercury by Charlotte E. English
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,120. Language: British English. Published: March 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » General(4.50 from 2 reviews)
When Caspar Goldstein crashes his autocarriage during a test race for the coveted Eisenstadt Cup, things seem bad enough. But then the discovery of a strange new superfuel puts him in the way of temptation, and he can't resist securing some of the mysterious black mercury for himself. So begins a dangerous adventure...
Unaccounted Factor (in Russian language) by Sergey Zaytsev
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,300. Language: Russian. Published: March 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In Russian Юдгару Оноби не повезло. В первом же бою он не выполнил приказ и был изгнан из космического флота Федерации. Сын бикаэлки и человека, он, наделенный необыкновенными способностями, окунается в гражданскую жизнь и быстро осознает, что она не менее опасна, чем бои на дальних форпостах.
Better Than Syntax by Blaise Marcoux
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013 by Short Story Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Short Story Press Presents Better Than Syntax by Blaise Marcoux A man with a wife and a safe, sedate life. What drives his inner sorrow, then? What fuels his hidden frustration? Perhaps the answers start with the strange one-worded statements other people keep making at him.
Aurichrome (and Other Stories) by Patrick Stephens
You set the price! Words: 33,700. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Aurichrome (and Other Stories) explores the role of humankind in a future inspired only by our present. From struggling to provide for a family as the instrument of a larger corporation (AURICHROME), to how the jury will sway on a murder conviction in the wake of a tragic childbirth (THE TRIAL OF WESLEY CARPENTER) – these stories embrace the human spirit.
From the Void - The Kerry Chronicles Book Two by Gary Naiman
Series: Interstellar, 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,910. Language: American English. Published: March 6, 2013 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
We are about to be attacked by a superior alien force. From the Void's predecessor, The Response, set the stage by revealing our ants were brought here 140,000,000 years ago to rule our planet. With their interstellar colonization disrupted by defiant scientist Devin Kerry, the enraged aliens have decided to pay us a visit, and they're considerably larger than their offspring.
Wish Power (in Russian language) by Sergey Zaytsev
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 109,940. Language: Russian. Published: March 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In Russian. Вселенная хранит немало загадок, оставшихся от древних, ныне исчезнувших цивилизаций. Даже бесполезные на первый взгляд предметы в предприимчивых руках могут превратиться в мощное оружие… The Universe is keeping so many secrets, left after ancient forgotten civilizations. Even useless things can turn to be a powerful weapon able to destroy the Universe.
The Corps 2081 by Larry C. White
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 105,530. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
This is a future we all fear and sense is coming. Global warming and its consequences on real people, rich and poor, free and enslaved, are all on full display. It is a terrifying and deeply moving journey. The Corps 2081 is a window on a world already announcing itself with climatic fury.
Wake up the Beast (in Russian language) Book 2 by Sergey Zaytsev
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 144,930. Language: Russian. Published: March 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In Russian. Фантастический роман о космическом путешественнике Элиоте Никсарде. Новая планета таит смертоносные загадки, и только вера в свое предназначение — вершить судьбы других, поможет избежать гибели. Science fiction novel is about space traveller – Elliot Nixard. New planet is full of death traps, and only firm belief in his destination helps Elliot to survive.
Killer Lessons by Erika karres
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 92,050. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013 by Martin Sisters Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Logan Adams is popular and attends one of the best private schools in the nation. Suddenly, she goes missing. Qiana and Honee are brand-new substitute teachers who desperately want to make a new beginning for themselves. The young substitutes throw themselves into a frantic search for Logan and in the process uncover a sinister truth.
Pilgrimage to the Enemy (in Russian language) Book 1 by Sergey Zaytsev
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 134,880. Language: Russian. Published: March 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In Russian. Фантастический роман о космическом курьере, который волей случая был втянут в смертельно опасный переплет на планете из черного списка. It is a science fiction novel about a space courier, who was casually pulled into the vortex of death events on the planet entered in black list.
Rehab 3000 by B. E. Walker
Price: Free! Words: 450. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Conventional flash fiction can range anywhere between 300, 500, and 1000 words. My flash fiction stories are generally 300 words or less. Enjoy the short.