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Winter
By Rick Novy
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 20,320. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Two stories in one volume. Winter - When humans return to Earth after 20,000 years of time dilation, things are no longer as they were, for this is not the earth they expected to find. The Adjoa Gambit - On occupied Earth, mankind inhabits the Antarctic Reservation for Indigenous Peoples. But the occupiers like to gamble, and the new family has lost their shelter.
Spacecarrier
By Veradance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,350. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
She had to steal a prototype from the most feared division on the spacecarrier, avoid being assassinated by her commanding officer and hope her new found love did not have her executed. That was only the beginning.
Aurora Terminalis
By G.Alan Simpson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,450. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
Aurora Terminalis is the story of two people working at the frontiers of science; she with the Earth's shifting magnetic fields; he with the turbulent emissions from the sun. They meet and the interaction of the two of them is played out against a backdrop of the changing interaction between the deadly Coronal Mass Discharges of our sun and the protective shield of the earth's magnetosphere.
Wise Demon
By Robert Pritchard
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,880. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The only way Domenech Fera can save his life is to abduct a child supergenius and find a man who disappeared a decade ago while speaking to the last surviving Artificial Intelligence. What was discussed at that meeting, why were all the other A.I.s destroyed in a plague, and why did Fera's partner betray him? The answers lie somewhere in the sprawling megalopolis of Mexico City.
Orlind
By Charlotte E. English
Series: Draykon, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,110. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
0.75 star(4.67 from 3 reviews)
War has broken out between the humans of the Seven Realms and the long-lost draykoni race, and Evastany Glostrum is convinced that the Lokants are still involved. As Llandry battles to save Waeverleyne, Eva must do everything in her power to uncover the real reasons behind the Lokants’ long-held interest in the Seven.
Apex Magazine - Issue 36
By Apex Publications
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,520. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » 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. This issue contains fiction from Rachel Swirsky, Rahul Kanakia, and Nnedi Okrafor, nonfiction by Tim Akers, and an interview with Rachel Swirky,
Flyers of Condor
By Rod Martin
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 102,000. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012 by Martian Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Carl Condors is an engineer with nightmares. A fellow passenger on a flight tells him her Hopi grandmother taught her to help ease such dreams. But the dream is more than she can deal with and so she takes him to meet her grandmother. The aged woman tells them they have come back together for a purpose, a mission they had failed before. Perhaps this time they can save Mankind from destruction.
the Mission
By Rod Martin
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 96,560. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012 by Martian Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
After a spelunking accident, Dorian finds himself trapped beside an underground stream, cold, soaked, and alone in the dark with a bout of amnesia. He gradually pieces together what has happened and sorts out reality from the very weird dreams he's been having about flying a spaceship. When he gets some light, he finds the ship, sitting and waiting for him to resume his mission from a past life.
Zombies! Episode 2.7: The Truth is Stranger Than Fiction
By Ivan Turner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,020. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
Zombies! It's not the end of the world. Or is it? Each new clue brings Lance Naughton closer and closer to the truth about the past...and the future. But like a terrible game, each player has some of the vital information but not all of it. Can Naughton gather up all that he needs to know before the zombies come and the world as we know it comes to an end?
a Tough Nut to Crack
By Rod Martin
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 76,260. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012 by Martian Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Friar Franks investigates the geological anomalies at El Solitario in Texas and uncovers artifacts of a visitation by aliens in ancient times. Even more amazing is the realization he was drawn to the expedition because of a past life in that very place. His discovery sets off a series of events that reawakens old purposes when he realizes the battle he was engaged in at that time, continues still.
From Beyond Reality
By V Bertolaccini
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 46,370. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012 by CosmicBlueCB. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A new potential blockbuster sci-fi/horror thriller. A monster blood red devil-like entity/transcendent from beyond reality, in a colossal fifteen-mile alien artifact, chases another entity/transcendent into reality and crashes into this world. Millions later explorers, scientists, and military uncover the ancient alien artifact, and monster blood red devil-like entity/transcendent inside.
Creator
By Gina Lawless
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,110. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A strange object is found in the depths of the ocean, and only an autistic boy, named Doc, can unlock it's secrets. What his sister, Jan and Uncle Bernard must do, is to decide to share this historical object with the world and become famous in the scientific community knowing it could upset humanities beliefs, or leave it's secrets locked away.
Red Tape Stories From Indian Country
By Pamela Rentz
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,860. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This collection brings together nine speculative fiction stories linked by the people and territory of the Karuk Indian Tribe. In these stories Indians build time machines, wrangle with ever-changing bureaucracy and confront creatures that may or may not be allies.
Paradise
By Jon Fore
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,020. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012 by Obscura Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
They promised her that no matter what happened, they would be waiting there for her. They promised that it would only be two weeks, a short vacation, just some time to spend together and away from the daily demands of parenthood. They promised it would be just like going to sleep, and before she knew it, it would be over. These were promises they could not keep.
Jimmy Stu Lives!
By Kent McDaniel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,210. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012 by Penumbra Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Jimmy Stu Lives! - a science-fiction novel about an aging leader if a mega church in present day Nashville who loses his faith and convinces his followers God wants him preserved cryogenically when he dies, for a mission in the future. When he's reanimated 140 years later, he finds the government ruled by religious factions, and leaders of his own church aren't happy to see him come back to life!
Star Watchmen
By Ben Bova
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,660. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012 by ReAnimus Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Mankind rules a giant galactic empire, but not all the worlds are pleased. Can the Star Watch prevent a revolt? From six-time Hugo Award winning author Ben Bova.
Colony
By Ben Bova
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 134,180. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012 by ReAnimus Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Island One is a celestial utopia, and David Adams is its most perfect creation. But David is a prisoner, destined to spend his life in an island-sized cylinder orbiting a doomed home planet. David has a plan—one that will ultimately save humanity... or destroy it. From six-time Hugo Award winning author Ben Bova.
Staying Alive - A Writer's Guide
By Norman Spinrad
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 60,330. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012 by ReAnimus Press. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
It's hard enough for a writer just to get published. But even harder is—Staying Alive. By award-winning and three-time SFWA President Norman Spinrad
Singularity Deferred
By Liam R.W. Doyle
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,470. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
Mitchel Creek is an average guy with a wife, a young daughter, and a simple life. Until he awakens aboard a spacecraft 400 years in the future, alone... except for the dead body stuffed in a crate. To find answers to why he's suddenly where and when he finds himself, and a way back home, he's forced to team up with radicals and pirates, and a woman who forces him to question everything he knows.
6 Adrift on an Outpost
By Jay Michael Jones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,440. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Book 6 in the Flight of the Armada series. Enslaved by the Gharadee, Gareth struggles to keep his small crew alive. Darien sells addictive potions at outposts, convincing the Stellar Council worlds he has gone mad. Stuart and the scouts remain on Earth to guard their outpost and Spence reaches the Armada but cannot return to Earth yet. Carrol awaits the birth of Gareth's baby.