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Medicate (From the Desk of Col. Garrett Ross)
Series: Clements Academy. Price: Free! Words: 12,910. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
The Clements Academy was established, somewhere around the year 2045, to train the best and brightest orphans from around the world into the perfect agents. Weapons training, martial arts training, and small unit tactics are just a taste of the curriculum for Clements students. Ellis Haverdel is bullied heavily by an older squad. And the cure for what ails him? Rebar.
Study Guide - Mistborn: The Well of Ascension (Book Two)
Series: Study Guides, Book 108. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,260. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Brandon Sanderson's "Mistborn" trilogy has been called one of the greatest fantasies of all time--but it is massive! There are dozens of characters, plots, and settings. This study guide is a companion to the second book in the series: The Well of Ascension. It's the perfect guide to someone who wants extra help keeping up with all the twist and characters, or who just wants a refresher while
The Pitch
Price: Free! Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
Gavin Talbot is one of the best criminals the world doesn't know about. Known to the Police only as Raven, Gavin is left wondering what to do when a job gets interrupted. The obvious answer seems to be: 'Find the next job'.
Reverse
Price: Free! Words: 1,040. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
How would you like it if you woke up on a Sunday morning ready to relax on a day off and found to your horror, your house was turned around sometime in the night. The front door leads to the back yard. The back door leads to the street and sidewalk. Come read and find out what happened.
Border Patrol
Price: Free! Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In a world where matter transportation is a reality how would countries protect their borders? Follow Bob, an aging Border Patrol officer, as he shows his new trainee Samuel exactly what it takes to keep the country safe from an avalanche of illegal immigrants.
Heartwood
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,110. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
While a secret group of collectors of the illegal and near-extinct gather to laud each others’ most flagrant trophies, a gang of rare-wood poachers targets the last cocobolo in a jungle Restoration Area. Opposing them are back-to-nature “New Druids” who believe all life is sacred. But can such high principles protect the trees they also claim to worship?
Fina Silento (Fringe Space #3)
Series: Fringe Space, Book 3. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 9,260. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013 by The Winterman Project. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
(5.00 from 1 review)
It's the long dark night of the soul for APEX's newly minted First Engineer. Can Cimarron Bell's genetically enhanced mind take the pressure or will the Construct crack?
Mimozemstan
Price: Free! Words: 1,990. Language: Slovak. Published: January 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Kratky fantazijny pribeh Miroslava Halasa, ktory vsak hovori o podstate medziludskych vztahov. Prvykrat publikovany v novinach v roku 1990.
Glob, the Monster within Us
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Horror » General
What is happening to the people of a small beach town? Why are they being killed off at a rate of one each day? Dr. Rohling makes an astounding discovery, a creature composed of...oh no, you'll have to read the book to find out!
Amazing but True - San Francisco Book Three
Series: Amazing but True, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The third installment of the Amazing but True series takes Clara and the Captain to 1906 San Francisco to visit the Captains good friend Tesla. In a twist of fate they find themselves at the Waterfront where Clara comes face to face with the reality of time travel. Amazing but True San Francisco is a short story length adventure.
The Lighthouse: a short story
Price: Free! Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(3.83 from 6 reviews)
A young girl trapped in a flooding Lighthouse begins to wonder why her parents left... A short story originally published in the collection: It's Dark Inside.
Mining Games
Price: Free! Words: 17,320. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(4.88 from 8 reviews)
Space mining is big business and corporations compete fiercely to exploit our solar system’s rich minerals. Spacial Alloy, a dominant firm on world markets, ruthlessly leads the pack on all fronts: exploration, exploitation, and production. Unfortunately, in space, incriminating evidence can drift around for a long, long time.
Adios Amigo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,060. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Sometimes a wish is granted. A Mexican orphan boy hitches a ride to another star system with his new friend. Come live the adventures of Jose and his alien friends. In our first adventure, confrontation with a jealous student; a tourist ship ends in kidnapping; and an opportunity to become a space pilot result in their escape from space pirates.
Saturday Story Prompts Collection : 2012
Series: Saturday Story Prompts - Yearly, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,970. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Saturday Story Prompts are snippits of story that range from single sentences to longer conversations and are set in fantasy, science fiction, and generic genres. They're great for getting a Muse unstuck and sending the Plot Bunnies hopping! This eBook contains all the SSPs posted to my blog during 2012 (260). One new prompt was created to replace those that were set in my own universes.
Causality
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A dream of desolation and death. A nightmare vision of a looming end, surrounded by hidden enemies and desperate strangers. His love taken. His hope lost. His life forfeit because of his failures, his inadequacies. How can this end be a beginning? And how can a dream seem so real?
The Call of the Elements: A Kiss of Fire
Price: Free! Words: 13,080. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
I shall begin with that which is passionate and beautiful, as an old man is wont to do. Fire, who consumes and destroys even as she gives light and warmth, loveliest of the Elements. Once, she locked herself away, hidden in a land of snow and ice, fearing the power that burned within her. More's the folly: we brought her back.
The First Child's Plan
Series: The Adventures Of Janr Ssor, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,990. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
It was 112 degrees at Cape Canaveral in January! We were nearly to Mars when I read the news on the comm screen. Millions were dying from the much greater heat in Africa and other countries in the Southern Hemisphere. Our mission had nothing to do with the global warming but to our surprise that would soon change.
Overman
Price: Free! Words: 5,320. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Psychiatrist Owen Hanks’s new patient, Conrad Davis, is a superhuman ex-police officer - formerly depicted by the press as a veritable superhero. Then something changed, and - without explanation - he began to take lives rather than saving them. Owen feels safe because his patient’s powers are being suppressed. But he’s about to learn that - even now - Davis might not be as harmless as he seems.
Eyes of Wax
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013 by AWP Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Two biotech nightmares in one ebook... In a world where implants make the blind see, the lame walk, and the deaf hear, what becomes of human mind? When public suspicion of the enhanced hits crisis, one man discovers just how much his fellow citizens value their humanity--and how far they'll go to squelch anything that threatens it. Includes bonus story: Self-Sustaining
Control Room
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013 by AWP Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
He sits alone, with no name. A faceless creature with a single purpose, he lives in a small room. He knows only his consoles, his buttons, his screens--the surfaces of a control room for a great machine that he calls "the universe." One room. Infinite possibilities.