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Krone Ascending
By J. Craig Wheeler
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 121,530. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Sequel to The Krone Experiment in which physicist Paul Krone manufactured and lost control of four tiny black holes that now orbit through the earth. Krone Ascending is a saga that depicts the efforts to control and eliminate the black holes and manage the wrenching catastrophes released in their wakes.
Space Command and the Planet of the Bejewelled Concubines
By Brian K. Henry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,900. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Space Command and the Planet of the Bejewelled Concubines is a comedy space adventure set in the universe of Space Command, a far-flung group of galactic patrol bases. In their first novel-length adventure, Space Command dispatches a mismatched team of officers to protect the legendary Bejewelled Concubines from the machinations of the reptilian Slin-Tokine.
Siege of Stones - The Searchers, Book 3
By Chet Williamson
Series: The Searchers Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,950. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
He is The Prisoner, ageless, deathless, powerful beyond measure – and now he is free. A being as old as time, he has always been. For centuries a clandestine order of knights has guarded him, keeping his existence secret from an unsuspecting world. But The Prisoner has escaped his shackles, cutting a bloody swath of terror across America. His time is now.
The Spider and the Fly
By C.E. Stalbaum
Series: Spiderverse Saga, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 159,980. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012 by Jade Fantasy. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
An elite psychic operative holds the key to saving humanity from extinction.
GAMELAND Episode 3: Deadman's Switch
By Saul Tanpepper
Series: S.W. Tanpepper's GAMELAND. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,060. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Unable to escape because of the failsafe device implanted inside their brains, the group digs in until they can devise a way to neutralize it. Jessie is anointed as their leader despite Jake's claims that she is unfit. A final desperate attempt is made to leave, setting into motion a sequence of events that will result in one of them dead, another infected, and all of them running for their lives.
Surrogate
By Maria Rachel Hooley
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,060. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Carrie Williams is eight months pregnant when a silver streak blinds her, causing her to wreck her car. It is in Carrie's dying moments that she sees the alien, an explorer from a race who doesn’t believe humans exist. After the alien almost collides with car, she senses the small life form in Carrie's body and merges with Carrie to save the baby, unaware how that choice will change everything.
Reality and Other Fictions
By Jeffrey A. Carver
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,040. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Five science fiction stories to ignite the imagination. Explore an Earth being devoured by entropy. Dive the ocean depths to stop an oil spill. Rocket into space as a tourist. Mine the asteroids with your border collie. These stories span Carver's career, and include his first published short fiction as well as his most recent. With new introductions, from the author of The Chaos Chronicles.
The Earth Agreements
By Wm. McCall
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 78,100. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
What are the Earth Agreements? What are those things that lie within man’s subconscious that keep the human race at war? That cause man’s inhumanity to man? That allow cruelty to exist? The heroes of this story, three doomed astronauts who are rescued by an advanced civilization find that it has answers for these questions.
Red Bell Peppers and the Bushmen
By Phil Mershon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,570. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Everything connects to everything. It's 2024 and Maurice, an 88-year-old African-America, gets to save the world. Dolphins are ruling the state of Rhode Island. California secedes from the Union. Jupiter's Great Red Spot disappears. Poachers command the roadways. Red bell peppers bestow immortality. And immortality is just what Maurice will need if he is to save humanity from itself.
The Dreamer
By Paul Brockman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,970. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Jonathan Strange was down on his luck. His future looked bleak but the Universe had plans for him. Plans that did not include failure. The task before him included only two options: succeed or be terminated
Cosmic Crime Stories #4
By Tyree Campbell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,100. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012 by Sam's Dot Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Tyree Campbell: Suttee Robert Collins: The Price Of Selfishness Kellee Kranendonk: Perfect Vengeance Mary E. Lowd: The Faithless, The Tentacled, And The Light Wayne Carey: No Good Deed Goes Unpunished Marilyn K. Martin: Rarified Air: Big City Policing, Year 3000 Daniel R. Robichaud: All Tomorrow's Suckers: Robert Bloch's Speculative Crimes
The Signal
By Rebecca S. W. Bates
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,960. Language: American English. Published: June 30, 2012 by D. M. Kreg. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
They're coming and they are not friendly. Undecipherable messages from Alpha Centari alternate with energy bursts that annihilate scientific outposts. Clear warnings, but warnings to do what? Only shamans in primitive religions can decode the messages. They die for their effort. An emergency space exploration will stop the energy bursts. Or make them worse.
In Another Life
By WD James
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,560. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Police Detective Roger Mackay’s chance encounter with a woman whose reflection he saw for only a fleeting moment in a grocery store deli case leads him on an adventure that forces him to question coincidence, time and ultimately, whether he can alter the course of fate.
Red Sand. Capitan of Tollona
By Gennadij Ievlew
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 223,910. Language: Russian. Published: June 29, 2012 by izdat-knigu.ru. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Цивилизации толлонов и кроканов начали войну из-за красного песка, служащего исходным материалом для конверторов космических кораблей. Кроканы победили - цивилизация толлонов пала. Один из выживших толлонов, капитан Валл'Иолет отправляется на поиски нового пристанища и найдя цивилизацию гиттов, учит их строить боевые космические корабли, чтобы с их помощью отомстить кроканам.
Prometheus Comes
By Shawn Grimsley
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 103,760. Language: American English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
The year is 2142 and the world is divided economically, socially, and politically between the wealthy and technologically advanced Northern Confederation and the poor South. Earth’s resources are nearing depletion. Northern Confederation scientists have discovered a planet that could save the Confederation and its people from a new dark age. There’s only one problem: it’s already inhabited.
Stars: The Anthology
By Janis Ian
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 186,930. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Janis Ian and 30 top science fiction writers team up to create an astonishing book of original short fiction. STARS is a huge anthology in both volume and talent. Each story, available only here, is based on a Janis Ian song that meant something special to the author, who then wrote the story expressly for STARS. creating a meld of jazz, prose and science fiction found nowhere else.
The Reading
By Alina Raspopova
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,470. Language: Russian. Published: June 29, 2012 by izdat-knigu.ru. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Вторая повесть из авторской серии научной фантастики «Технологии и человек», в которой рассказывается история обычной современной молодой пары, столкнувшейся с новыми технологиями, способными не только убить любовь, но и разрушить жизнь.
Nova
By Anton Bearsley
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,220. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
When a bloody galactic war that had raged for eons spills out into their solar system, two innocents get pulled deep into the heart of the battle. Though never having met before, their fates are intrinsically linked to the outcome of the battle and the survival of their entire race.
Dr. Marsteller
By Andrew Koob
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 65,300. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Although nearing her 70s, anti-aging benefactor Charlotte Viscane engages in ritual plastic surgery to grotesque levels, terrified of looking and becoming old. Now fueled by desperation and buyer's remorse on empty promises of eternal life in Dr. Marsteller's lab, she threatens to pull her funding. In this novel, read how he convinces everyone the fountain of youth is real. You can live forever.
The Lost Starship
By Robert A.V. Jacobs
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,250. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
0.5 star(3.50 from 2 reviews)
An accident happened. A beam of energy from an unknown source penetrated the ship killing all passengers and crew instantly. The ship took evasive action and escaping on emergency thrust it inadvertently twisted space and performed an unintended, and previously impossible, hyper jump, becoming Completely lost, This is the story of that journey home, and of the civilisations it encounters.