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Ghosts, Girls, & Other Phantasms
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,120. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011 by Parsina Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
GHOSTS, GIRLS, & OTHER PHANTASMS is a comprehensive collection of Stephen Goldin’s solo short fiction, containing most of the stories from his earlier collection THE LAST GHOST AND OTHER STORIES. (The "Angel in Black" stories have been broken out into their own volume.) These stories run the gamut from humor to pathos, and are guaranteed to entertain.
Quoth the Universe
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 68,130. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Keira and Logan are part of a team planning to colonize another planet. First they crash on the wrong planet, then they discover they are not alone and getting help means dealing with aliens from other space-faring cultures.
No Battle Fought
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Series: No Glory Sought, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,190. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2011 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Does war have a purpose? Or is it all just a meaningless blood-drenched spasm? When you're outfitted with thermonuclear weapons and you and your squadronmates are giving all you have just to stay alive in the same sky with the enemy, when you're a seventeen-year-old naval officer who doesn't expect to survive another hour, how can you not ask?
No Oath Sworn
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Series: No Glory Sought, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,030. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2011 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Is War What Makes Us Human? Tommy Longo was just fifteen when his brain was removed so that he could become a superfighter pilot. What does war mean, anyway? What sense can be made of it, and what purpose does it serve? For that matter, what can war mean to the no-longer-quite-human? And perhaps most important of all… Can young Thomas survive it?
Hardwired
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 122,150. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Earth lies prostrate beneath the lash of the Orbital powers, and Earth’s Balkanized nations have no choice but to let the Orbitals plunder their remaining wealth. But now, if the criminal underworld and the guerilla underground can join forces, there is a chance to shift the balance of power. . .
Shadow Unit 10
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,140. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011 by CatYelling. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Contains “Uniform” by Elizabeth Bear, Emma Bull, and Leah Bobet, “Ligature” by Elizabeth Bear, featuring Emma Bull, “Wireless Girl” by Emma Bull and Stephen Shipman, and more.
Shadow Unit 9
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,800. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011 by CatYelling. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
“Always Crashing In The Same Car” by Will Shetterly, “Spell 81A” by Amanda Downum and Elizabeth Bear, and “Closet Monster” by Leah Bobet.
Shadow Unit 8
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,860. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011 by CatYelling. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Contains “The Unicorn Evils” by Emma Bull and Elizabeth Bear, “Basilisk Hunt” by Emma Bull and Holly Black, and more.
Hal Spacejock 4: No Free Lunch
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Series: Hal Spacejock, Book 4 · Hal Spacejock Universe. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,420. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Hal Spacejock is a loner, struggling to make his way in a huge, uncaring galaxy. His occasional brushes with the law have left him wary and suspicious of authority. The Peace Force is a proud and dedicated body of humans and robots who work together to solve crimes and keep the Galaxy safe. Now, one of them desperately needs the other.
Hal Spacejock 3: Just Desserts
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Series: Hal Spacejock, Book 3 · Hal Spacejock Universe. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,700. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Planet Cathua has to go cap in hand to neighbouring systems, haggling and bartering for the very robots they used to be so famous for. One Cathuan patriot is determined to reverse this embarrassing situation. Trust Hal Spacejock to land in the middle of his sinister plot ...
Earth Rise
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,500. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Earth Rise covers the long, tortuous path taken by the races of the Earth to climb out of the mud, scrape, crawl and drag our way “one small step” at a time and join the glorious community of galactic civilization -- in essence, to reach the stars. The three novellas Wrench and Claw, Honor Bound Honor Born, and First Mars strive to highlight the science that will take us to the stars.
Shadow Unit 7
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,170. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011 by CatYelling. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
“Smoke & Mirrors” by Elizabeth Bear, “Not Alone” by Holly Black, Elizabeth Bear, Emma Bull, & Chelsea Polk, and more.
Neanderthal Swan Song
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 115,770. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The world of anthropology would have been excited when a perfectly preserved Neanderthal body is discovered in the Greenlandic permafrost, if authorities would allow the details out. When an American anthropologist involved in the excavation is denied access to the body, she uses an illicit tissue sample as source material to carry the Neanderthal’s clone to term herself.
Shadow Unit 6
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,040. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011 by CatYelling. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Contains “Wind-Up Boogeyman” by Elizabeth Bear, “Cuckoo” by Emma Bull, Elizabeth Bear, Leah Bobet & Will Shetterly, and more.
Countdown to Extinction
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 87,130. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011 by All Mouse Media. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Genetic Engineering has progressed at a frightening rate. Thoroughly illegal, there is no way to enforce the research that some still do in secret, and from this program has been born the offspring of human and machine. But in their mind hides a name, a handful of memories and a story of the way this world used to be.
Hal Spacejock 2: Second Course
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Series: Hal Spacejock, Book 2 · Hal Spacejock Universe. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,920. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Rex Curtis is trying to save his freight company from bankruptcy, and the last thing he needs is a cheeky freelancer stealing his best customers. Hal Spacejock, cheeky freelancer, is fighting for survival in the cut-throat interstellar cargo business. The last thing he needs is a powerful enemy. Two headstrong men on a collision course, in a Galaxy barely room enough for one.
The Invasion of 2020, a Shifter Dystopian (Shifter Evolutions Book #1)
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You set the price! Words: 79,200. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011 by Ami Blackwelder. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
BOOK 1 in Shifter Evolutions- Set in Alaska in 2020, Uri Petrov and Dr. Samantha Croon find their lives intertwined when the shifters first land on Earth. Both motivated by love for their families, each is taken down a different path that will change the course of their lives forever and eventually the fate of the world.
Jenny Jenny
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,980. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
In the year 2120, human beings are accustomed to being served by attractive, always polite and helpful androids. Heinz Klein, a divorced psychiatrist who is all too familiar with the problems of his patients and knows from his own experience what is lacking in many people’s lives, begins a research project aiming to create therapeutic mate androids for some of his lonely psychotic patients.
Shadow Unit 5
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,920. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011 by CatYelling. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Contains "The Sin Eater" and "Getaway" by Emma Bull, and more.
Murder on Terra 4
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 109,760. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Murder on Terra 4 is a crime story that follows Detective Michael Stokes as he investigates the murder of a xenomorph. But not all is what it seems. Follow the investigation as it moves through interstellar drug dealing, alien civil war and department corruption.