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Invasion of the Alien Dust Bunnies by Paige Ryter
Series: Rick Shilling to the Rescue, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,130. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Rick and Lyra have a new client who claims to have been cloned by dust bunnies under his bed. The guy's weird, but it's not until they investigate that they realize they have a bigger problem than they anticipated, needing to get more help. Rick Shilling to the Rescue Story 4—NOVELLA LENGTH
Class-M Exile by Raven Oak
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,770. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015 by Grey Sun Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Eerl was one of a billion tourists on Bay-zar. He expected to shop for rare Earth artifacts, but not even his background in Human Studies could prepare him for a military beefcake with a grudge, a wartime conspiracy, a galaxy full of prejudice, and at the center of it all, a young human in search of the truth. Her search for her past take them across the stars as they uncover the fear in us all.
The Starseeds Rising by Joshua R.W.
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,840. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Since the dawn of the Creation, the Forces of Light & Darkness struggle against each other in the Multiverse. Now, as the Grand Cycle of 3rd Density Harvest is drawing ever so near, will Earth be the ultimate battlefield for the Last Conflict? Will humanity make the right choice this time? The Starseeds or the Wanderers. Can they fulfill the mission? This is just a humble story of some of them.
The Blood Wizard Chronicles Novella: Stormwind by Jay Erickson
Series: The Blood Wizard Chronicles Novellas. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,960. Language: American English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
For thousands of winters the war has been over. The fires of hatred that once burned bright have diminished to little more than ash and dust to all but a few. But for one, those ancient struggles still burn strong. Then there is Stormwind. A wandering Elf who just happens to stumble into this ancient conflict. Will he become the hero that everyone hopes he is, or will the trial prove too great?
Michael Shaara: The Collected Short Stories by Michael Shaara
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 238,630. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015 by Antenna Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Pulitzer Prize-winning author Michael Shaara published many short stories during his early career before getting his first novel published. He wrote science fiction stories for pulp magazines with names like Galaxy and Fantastic Universe, but also domestic dramas and humorous stories for magazines such as Cosmopolitan and Redbook, McCall's and The Saturday Evening Post, and even one for Playboy.
Resonant by Trevor Weeks
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,490. Language: American English. Published: July 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
After a divine symbiosis with an ancient alien skin which gives him god-like powers, Asher finds himself entangled in a dark world of corporate oligarchs and government conspiracies. With the help of billionaire-heiress Candace Vanderbilt and hacktivist group Anonymous, he faces-off against conspiring evils of this world and beyond.
Galaxy Dog by Brett Fitzpatrick
Series: Dark Galaxy. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,520. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
What starts as an ordinary invasion of an ice moon brings to light an ancient site of huge importance. A young trooper called Knave makes a life-changing discovery there on the icy surface and rises from a lowly position as an infantry trooper to become a player among the powers of the galaxy. It is an action-packed, sci-fi page turner that goes in directions the reader just will not expect.
Alex Wonder by James Gilmartin
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,700. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
One man, cut apart and split into three lives. Are they connected or the disjointed reality of a disturbed individual? And what happens when the door to the Spiral Effect opens, awakening in his mind a power long forgotten? The mystery behind the Spiral Effect deepens as The Collector pores through disjointed memories and dreams in hopes of discovering the true Alex Wonder.
The Boy Who Set Fire to the Bible by Carl Daoust
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 146,760. Language: American English. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Theon E. Rex is a boy plagued by dark forces. He’s the Pope’s greatest threat; the Priory of Sion’s definitive proof; and Satan’s ultimate weapon. Carried to Hell before his time, he seeks the help of Leonardo Da Vinci and Satan’s daughter. A frantic race ensues across Hell and into Heaven to find a cure to Theon’s explosive curse. What they discover about his origins is unthinkable...even to God.
Svolte nel tempo by Guido Pagliarino
Price: $4.24 USD. Words: 68,110. Language: Italian. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Nell'anno 1933 in Italia viene catturato un disco volante precipitato. A bordo tre cadaveri umani. Per Marconi sono marziani, ma non sa che i comandi del disco hanno scritte in inglese; infatti per Mussolini si tratta d'un prodotto dell'ingegneria aeronautica bellica britannica. E' solo l'inizio d'una drammatica vicenda che si svilupperà su altri pianeti e sulla Terra del futuro.
Snail's Pace by Susan McDonough-Wachtman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,950. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(5.00 from 1 review)
Victorian women love travel, but can Susannah survive as governess to an alien snail child? The slime is the hardest part... Snail’s Pace is a quirky science fantasy, a “comedy of manners that is unlike any you've read” according to Lisa DuMond of SF Site.
Balloon Boy and the Porcupine Pals: Cosmic Dice by Mort Gloss
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,180. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Balloon may have a ball of power, but he’s lost his beloved dream girl to intergalactic bandits. And it’s going to take more than guesses and a souped-up single-wide trailer to get her back. Enlisting the help of a few alien scoundrels, Balloon and his pals travel through space and time to rescue Victory, eat tacos, and solve the ultimate mysteries of the cosmos.
Stupendous Tales by Simon Pole
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 119,260. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Horror » General
Plumb the universe in 40 stories, from the very short to the very long. Discover humankind's terrifying past, and our frightful future. Meet our enemies, and our friends, whatever corner of the cosmos they might inhabit. Discover the absurdity of our situation, but also our salvation. No facet of our experience will be left unexplored in Stupendous Tales.
Smith's Monthly #21 by Dean Wesley Smith
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,930. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Nearly seventy thousand words of original fiction from USA Today bestselling writer Dean Wesley Smith. In this twenty-first volume the full and complete novel, Melody Ridge: A Thunder Mountain Novel. Melody Ridge is a time travel science fiction novel, plus four short stories, an ongoing serial novel, and other features.
The Criminal Streak by Joan Donaldson-Yarmey
Series: Cry of the Guilty-Silence of the Innocent, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,360. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
After two pieces of an asteroid hit their planet and knocked it off its axis, the surviving beings of the planet spent centuries rebuilding their society on the edge of disaster. The Leaders made Great Changes and Purges, constructing twenty huge cities, called megalopolises, to house their population, cultivating huge farms, and purging most of the technology so everyone had a job.
Apex Magazine Issue 69 by Jason Sizemore & Sigrid Ellis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,200. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015 by Apex Book Company. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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.
Code Red. Switch Point Series (Season One:Episode Two) by J.D Richman
Series: SWITCH POINT. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 38,830. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
PREVIOUSLY ON SWITCH POINT Episode One… A Switch had been orchestrated by BASE HQ to return Magdalene Guttenberg back to her reality from where she had been erroneously switched from. Reality return switching came with risks. And an erratic LiFT greatly increased the odds of subjects and Interceptor agents being teleported into potential danger.
Messiah by John Andrew C. Chilver
Price: Free! Words: 27,200. Language: British English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
'Messiah' is the story of the second coming. Not of Christ, but of his kind – visitors who had been to earth before, and recognized the potential – both good and bad – of its inhabitants. Written and set in 1999, just prior to the Millennium, Messiah is a thought provoking contemplation of belief and its origins – and the lengths to which the faithful will go to protect their religion.
Betrothed Episode Two by Odette C. Bell
Series: Betrothed. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,070. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Betrothed Episode Two .... Annie Carter is new to the future. Born 400 years in the past, she was cryogenically frozen after a serious illness, only to wake up to a new world. One that has a plan for her.
Betrothed Episode One by Odette C. Bell
Series: Betrothed. Price: Free! Words: 49,060. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Sometimes destiny can no longer wait …. Annie Carter is new to the future. Born 400 years in the past, she was cryogenically frozen after a serious illness, only to wake up to a new world. One that has a plan for her.