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Standard Affair: A Science Fiction Adventure
By Hal Tenny
Price: Free! Words: 66,120. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When Owen Ricks got up that morning, he never imagined he would end up becoming the first Earth ambassador of the galaxy. After helping repair a disabled ship and then (unbeknown to the stunningly beautiful captain Lea) stowing aboard, he was whisked away on an adventure that took him further and further from an Earth he wasn't sure he would ever see again.
New Dawn Fades
By Glen Corbley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,960. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A new dawn is rising along with a new war. A madman with exceptional intelligence and superior technology has decided the world needs a revolution, an insurgence of chaos. To combat this new uprising is a pair of new warriors, soldiers of the future, including a magnificent and highly advanced robot As the new dawn fades and the smoke clears, what will the sun shine upon?
Divergence
By D.B. Reynolds-Moreton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,140. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A long time ago, a race of people had to escape their home world and find somewhere else to live. Having found one, over time they broke up into smaller groups, each thinking they had the ‘right’ way. Manlen wasn’t convinced his lot had the ‘right’ way, and set about to change things - more than somewhat!
The Oert Spider
By Peter Jupp
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,270. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In a world already under stress a new and terrifying peril emerges threatening all life on earth. This unearthly quantum monster, takes the form of a scintillating spider. Not really alive, it kills without remorse or limit. It is left to two young scientists and a brilliant, but almost derelict older physicist to solve the terrible mystery of the Spider and its spawn before the world is lost.
The Syn-En Solution (SciFi Adventure)
By Linda Andrews
Series: Synthetically-Enhanced, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,420. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(5.00 from 1 review)
A woman from the past. A cyborg with no future. They have every reason to mistrust each other but one: survival.
Crushing Mountains and Other Stories (Collected Short Stories of Douglas T. Vale Volume 1)
By Douglas T. Vale
Series: The Collected Short Stories of Douglas T. Vale, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,330. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A young woman wakes up with a full-grown beard. Living mountains threaten to crush humanity. A boy contracts a disease that makes him healthier. These are a few of the gripping speculative tales you'll find in this short-story collection. Collected short stories of Douglas T. Vale volume 1.
Till Human Voices Wake Us
By Annie Bellet
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 111,780. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012 by Doomed Muse Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In this large collection, author Annie Bellet demonstrates her gift for the short form, offering readers twenty short stories, novelettes, and novellas that are compelling, beautifully imagined, and entertaining. Till Human Voices Wake Us contains 20 stories that range from hard science fiction to space opera, sword and sorcery to magical realism, some in print for the first time.
Beyond the Pyramids
By John D'Amato
Series: The Ancients, Part Two. Price: $3.20 USD. Words: 73,830. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The sequel to 'A Wrench in the Works' begins with the cleanup at Armstrong Base. While investigating captured alien technology, humanity is reunited with our ancient benefactors who had intervened to thwart the hostiles. They inform us that their arch enemy is coming back, and this time they have a frighteningly powerful stolen weapon. Our old friends need us as much as we need them.
Midshipman
By Phil Geusz
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,370. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012 by Legion Printing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
0.25 star(4.33 from 3 reviews)
In this second volume of the David Birkenhead series, our young hero has been adopted into the powerful House of Marcus. But... what can be done with a former slave-boy who's earned his kingdom's highest award for bravery, but who also can't shed his Rabbithood no matter how hard he tries?
The Good Doctor's Tales Folio Five
By Randall Farmer
Series: The Good Doctor's Tales. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,360. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Good Doctor’s Tales (Folio Five) is a novella-length collection of additional material supplementary to the Transform series novel “A Method Truly Sublime”.
A Method Truly Sublime
By Randall Farmer
Series: The Commander, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,270. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Commander (Book Four) Betrayed to the authorities by another of her kind, Carol Hancock, Arm, struggles against long odds to survive and maintain her sanity. Those Carol has touched in the Transform community must decide whether to help Carol or further betray her to her captors.
Grave of the Wilds Part II: Dawn of a Setting Sun
By D Athas Holly
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,430. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
While the city in the stars falls to earth and ignites everything below, Hurn has to carry Dyra's dying body through a sea of apathy and panic of his kind, and all the while, Dyra struggles inside the depths of her own mind where she's trapped with her worst enemy—Ares. The only salvation for her is down below, in the path of the coming devastation.
Engines of Dusk Book 1: Machine Code
By David Stroup
Series: Engines of Dusk, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 65,650. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A handful of scattered individuals across two interplanetary civilizations are all that stands in the way of a vast conspiracy threatening humans and the aliens alike -- but if they're to survive, they will have to confront their pasts.
Tycho
By William Woodall
Series: Tyke McGrath, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 90,660. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Tycho McGrath accidentally discovers that a deadly plague will kill everyone on Earth in less than a week, he forms a desperate plan to steal an experimental spacecraft and escape to the partially terraformed Moon with several others, hoping to ride things out till it's safe to come home. But the survivors soon find that new dangers await them, and they may never make it home after all.
Voyage To The Cloud Planet
By Michael Canfield
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,510. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012 by Vauk House Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Ambitious Kiter Io’s posting to a daring diplomatic mission hosted by the race known as The Understanders represents his chance to join the new enlightenment era. When a suspicious disaster kills the rests of his delegation, Kiter faces an unknown world alone, yet still must fight to bring the vestiges of a once-great civilization spanning thousands of worlds out of darkness at last.
Carundas: A Novella
By Ryan James Fitzgerald
Series: The Legion Rises, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,910. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
In second part of The Legion Rises, after their encounter with the Legion, the survivors of the fated crash landing of the Starship Mathias set off to free their shipmates from the hands of the tyrant orc warlord Carundas. They only have one problem: according to the elf Yerreal's contact, no such warlord exists.
Fishpunk
By Rick Novy
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 75,890. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
When Wisconsin Territory botanist Calvin Scholz receives a mysterious package from an old friend who recently came to an untimely demise, it sparks a wild adventure. The mid-1840s is a dangerous time, for the Americans are at war with Mexico. Scholz survives attempts on his life as he tries to deliver the package to his friend’s brother, an ichthyologist interested in fish-powered machines.
ARISTOÏ (en Français)
By Walter Jon Williams
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 138,620. Language: French. Published: August 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Gabriel fait partie des Aristoï, l’élite dominante d’une culture interstellaire sophistiquée, dont le règne est plus absolu encore que celui des despotes de la Vieille Terre. Lorsqu’un des Aristoï est assassiné, Gabriel découvre que les fondations mêmes de sa civilisation sont ébranlées et que sa propre puissance repose peut-être sur le plus grand mensonge de l’histoire.
Wandering Steps Across a Starry Sky
By Shiva Winters
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 120,730. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Pyrius is not your typical merchant ship crossing the vast interstellar distances between the far flung colonies of the worlds humanity has come to call their own. But a single uncommon event changes the lives of her crew, and they are soon free to follow their dreams and wander through the stars, never knowing they are destined to change the way humans see those stars for all time.
Babel's Bastion
By Ryan Arciero
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,300. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
With the war between the angels of the Skyscraper of Babel and the daemons of the Bastion looming over them, Aidan Shields and his companions must band together to help defeat the traitor Seraph Sidney Anselm, rescue their kidnapped friend Emma Wyatt, and save both their worlds of Limbo and Earth from the forces of evil.