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Apex: The Infection (Apex Chronicles)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
That night I changed. Like serpentine tendrils of unholy light, the meteor shower carried a sinister secret and I was infected, my humanity peeled away from my body as I was reshaped into a beast that had to devour others to survive. I had become an apex—an extraterrestrial predator. Cursed with a hunger that would never fade and struggling to maintain my humanity...
My Own Flesh and Blood
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 7,700. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013 by Eye of the Eagle. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Rhea Lockman hates technology. Gadgets and gizmos have not only complicated her life, they've killed her husband and son. Now she has a chance to help a rebel group in their fight against The Establishment, striking directly against the technology taking over her world. Something she is proud to take part in – until she discovers a fact about that technology that shreds her reality.
Promise
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Price: Free! Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The government controls the air, executing anyone who dares fly as "terrorists". But Guntarc has been hammering a plan together in his garage, and secretly knows he can escape his life in the clouds. This short science fiction story can also be enjoyed as part of Cacophony: Collected Short Stories Volume One.
Ubyr, Pas de Fin (No End)
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Series: Ubyr, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 47,750. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In the final chapter of the Ubyr series follow Simon Sullivan as witches, tortutain, Protectors and a dragon team up to put a stop to the rebel vampires from capturing the planet Vamporian where they indent on allowing their kind to feed on humans. The rebels are being led by Joseph Wozek and Nasreen Amberlynn who have magic of their own on their side.
The Man's Heart
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Price: Free! Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Just as with his father, the man's time was measured carefully for him before he was the man, or even the boy. And thus every step of life dances on, orchestrated to a set number of heartbeats. The Man's Heart is flash (very short) fiction, and was first released in 2004 in G Wells Taylor's amazing ezine The Wildclown Chronicle.
What a View
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Price: Free! Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The billboard was leviathan, blotting out the sky. The only thing Meredith had ever loved. And, tapping a rifle thoughtfully against her leg, she was determined to keep her bold advertisement dominating the entire world's view. With violence, if necessary. This short science fiction story can also be enjoyed as part of Cacophony: Collected Short Stories Volume One.
Apex Magazine - Issue 45
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,670. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Apex Magazine is a monthly science fiction, fantasy, and horror magazine featuring original, mind-bending short fiction from many of the top pros of the field. New issues are released on the first Tuesday of every month. This issue features Kate Elliott, Kat Howard, Merrie Haskell, Patricia Wrede, and Sarah Monette.
Fantasy Tales - Two Short Stories by Elle A. Rose
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Price: Free! Words: 10,540. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Short Stories by Elle A. Rose consist of two short stories that will pique both the sci-fi and paranormal reader. Come along as Verick experiences an alternate tradition of Halloween and share a day with Cyrene in the life of a soul collector.
Joe Tripician: Obras Seleccionadas, Volumen 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,350. Language: Spanish. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Historias extrañas e impactantes de la mente retorcida del galardonado director y autor Tripician Joe. Se incluyen los duros cuentos de la depravación, la ciencia ficción extraña e inquietante, guiones apasionantes y sátira social perversa. Traducción realizada por Pablo Martin Agüero de Cuentos Breves.
Woolly
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,890. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(3.00 from 1 review)
Enchanted by woolly mammoths as an imaginative child, Charlie is devastated upon learning of their extinction. Despite this information, he continues to search for the majestic beast at zoos, museums, and even on his way to school. News that Icelandic scientists are close to resurrecting the species ultimately sends him on a lifelong quest to finally see a woolly mammoth in person.
Jenny In Space: The Snake Riders of Spacemark Four
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Series: Jenny In Space, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,250. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Jenny Thompson is a 13-year-old with a lot on her mind. She knows that an adventure of some sort awaits her, but she has no idea what she's in for...a planet inhabited by 20-foot tall aliens, monstrous tunneling snakes, a 35-year-old mystery to be unveiled, and a long awaited savior to be welcomed. Hop aboard 'The Traveler' with Jenny for an unforgettable ride.
The Fridgularity
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 105,570. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Blake Given’s web-enabled fridge has pulled the plug on the Internet, turning its owner’s life – and the whole world – upside down. The Fridgularity is the story of a reluctant prophet, Internet addicts in withdrawal and a kitchen appliance with delusions of grandeur.
Heroes Eat Well
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Series: The Jake Bonner 'verse, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,260. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Jake Bonner returns! After the events of EXPERT ASSISTANCE, Jake is comfortable at last. He’s also bored, but that comes to a quick end when he stumble across a damaged starship, a woman hiding out from those who attacked the ship, and her mysterious red box. What is she hiding in the box? What does food have to do with her plight?
Child Soldier of Earth (Rex Pain Space Soldier #0)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
10 years old, rifle in hand, his entire squad dead, the young Rex Pain is having a bad day. A sandstorm strong enough to strip the metal from his space soldier suit has come and with it the enemy. Caught in a rough do or die battle for his life, he must make decisions that will take him through betrayal to a place beyond. Rex Pain starts here. An unmissable addition to this long running series.
Die Endzeit Chroniken - Revelations
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Series: Die Endzeit Chroniken. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,080. Language: German. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
"Die Endzeit Chroniken" sind eine postapokalyptische Romanreihe über das Leben nach dem Ende der Zivilisation. "Revelations" ist die Fortsetzung zum ersten Teil "Exodus".
Space Danger! The Deadly Planet of DEATH!
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Series: Space Danger!, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,540. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Join the Space Navy. Life expectancy is debatable but the perks are minimal. The crew of HMSS Monstro have been given a mission, a very BIG mission. If they could only get around to it then the galaxy might be a safer place to live. Safer and, quite importantly, still existing. Now wash your hands please.
Tuméng
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,150. Language: Italian. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Cavalcare le feroci correnti cosmoidali dell'Impercettibile ed evitare i letali Vortici Spaziali sarà l'unico modo per la missione guidata dall'intrepido capitano Tuméng di raggiungere un pianeta lontano e salvare ancora una volta la vita nella Galassia.
A Christmas to Remember
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In the final Vermont story, it’s Christmas and Amber & Jay have gone north once more. When Amber overhears 11 year-old Mary’s Christmas wish, she realizes she has the ability to make one little girl’s holiday wish come true.
Earth-Sim
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,760. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(5.00 from 1 review)
Jem has a reputation to prove and a secret to protect. The prestigious world simulation program is the answer to both her problems, but only if she can succeed in spite of her partner, Kir, and the uncooperative human beings who populate her planet. From the Great Extinction to the Renaissance, from world wars to intergalactic treaties, Jem’s conflict with Kir will forever shape Earth’s history.
Death is a Star
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 82,920. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013 by Imagination Fully Dilated Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A time-traveling elephant handler from Assyria must confront a demon, a circus in disarray, a scheming sister, and her own dark past in order to save her soul and protect the modern world from an ancient evil.