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Goon Squad #1
Series: GOON SQUAD. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,530. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
THE THREAT: There are villainous monsters, mutants, freaks, and warped masterminds in the world, beyond the ability of conventional police forces to deal with. THE SOLUTION: Recruit your own monsters, mutants, freaks, and warped masterminds, and give them warrant cards. Join the GOON SQUAD as they bring law and a degree of order to a city under siege from the forces of weirdness.
The Body Project
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 14,810. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Nyx and her ragtag team of mercenaries investigate the death of a man she used to serve with at the front, a man who's supposed to have died years before - and a thousand miles away - from where she finds his body.
Flee Markets
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,590. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Small town summer doldrums can leave your imagination wanting to flee away with you, taking you to far-away places - or maybe even bringing them to you for a time. Samantha Sanger has a chance encounter with a slightly disreputable merchant and learns that the limits to what you can be sold go beyond cold heard cash. Purveyors of controlled artifacts must choose their customers carefully.
Death in Pod Eighteen
Series: Orbit the Sun, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 8,410. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Is Mathew becoming paranoid; even when more people die he isn’t sure, and what about the beautiful married woman, is she to be the next victim?
Stacey7
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,930. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Getting mugged on the way to the upgrade hall puts a big slowdown on Stacey's day. All she wanted was to get her upgrade and go home for dinner. Too bad the mugger's got underworld connections. A science fiction story by Sean Monaghan, author of "Quisic Smith and the Russian Doll Puzzle".
The Starchild - The Future of Humanity!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,710. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » New Age » Aliens and UFOs
Meet Jack & Dana two likeable people who meet after an unexpected U.F.O. abduction! Follow their adventures, as they discover a crashed flying saucer and more. As their romance blooms, they find out the reason for Dana's abductions & meet a most surprising person, aboard a flying saucer! A must-read for all sci-fi lovers & anyone interested in the Greys. Fact or fiction? Make up your own mind!!!
Banana You Glad I Didn't Say Orange: A Love Story
Price: Free! Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(5.00 from 1 review)
An accurate depiction of the entirety of the human race and it's inevitable descent into love.
Bards and Sages Quarterly (January 2014)
Series: Bards and Sages Quarterly, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,140. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Since 2009, the Bards and Sages Quarterly has brought fans of speculative fiction an amazing variety of short stories from both new and established authors. Each issue sets out to introduce readers to the wealth of talent found in the horror, fantasy and science fiction genres. Our authors have included Nebula, Hugo, and Pushcart winners and nominees.
The Human Insurgency
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,060. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Skye is just an ordinary young woman, but after an alien invasion shocks the world she and a disillusioned Chinese politician may be humanity's best hopes.
The Girl with the Scarab Necklace
Price: Free! Words: 13,100. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Adam Smith gets hired as an assistant to the Chicago's self-appointed first female Private Investigator (easier said than done in early 20th century America), he is ready for anything except for a blue box falling from the sky, men with laser swords, a voyage through time and space, and falling in love.
Stars in Her Eyes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Stars in Her Eyes is an exciting SF short story that presents an unusual First Contact scenario, in which an obsessive young woman tries to communicate with aliens through the medium of a consensus dream. Jerome Dalton must decide whether to help or hinder Lenora's project, which holds out the prospect of an astonishing breakthrough, but one obtained at a terrible cost.
The Reincarnation Office
Series: Acoustic Funambulist, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Jumping from one galaxy to the next, the aerialist discovers the intricate relativeness of infinite realities and learns to rely on his imagination for a melodious stride. In this seventh episode, a semi-existent toad floating in mid-life is an attraction the Acoustic Funambulist's innate curiosity just cannot resist.
Depths of Ganymede
Price: $1.09 USD. Words: 19,650. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Ocean of the biggest Jupiter moon - Ganimedes - is being colonized. It's the time when young pilot of the next-gen submarines - Van Hansen - arrives to this new world and gets the well payed job. What he doesn't know, is that soon money will not count for much and he will have to fight for his life.
One Steamed Night
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,670. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by Decadent Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Mina Davis is sick of the modern dating scene with its vanilla settings and weak-willed suitors. What ever happened to old-world romance and swashbuckling gentlemen? She craves adventure, and hungers for a charming rogue who’ll sweep her off her feet and into his bed. Enter Madame Eve...
Chimera
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,250. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Gen wishes she could escape that horrible day, the day she lost her world. Medical advances can rebuild her body but not her devastated psyche. For that, she needs therapy. And her therapist insists that she care for another creature—a chimera. Soon, Gen discovers that humanity hides in the most unexpected places.
The Pressure of Ecstasy
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 8,260. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
From Fantasy Book Critic: " . . . a new virtual reality system can recreate lost loved ones; but is there a glitch? reporter Marian investigates recreating her long lost lover John. Another very good story making a clear point."
Repairs
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 6,640. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
This story is set on the Essex coast, where big open skies soar out of flat marshes, bogs and the sea. Where the people are used to spaces and communicating across them. They like deadpan humour and deep feelings whispered rather than foghorned. So, in this story is love, attempted murder, a secret government plot to prevent the cure for just about any illness reaching the market...or maybe not.
Getting Zoe Fixed
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 9,790. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
From SFRevu: "Jordy Reynolds is a punk kid in a future society intent on 'Getting Zoe Fixed' in the story by T.D. Edge. Zoe is his live-in girlfriend but she has been a real pain lately. So Jordy actually leaves his house (something unheard of) and seeks out someone who can 'fix' her. He finds something different in this interesting look at a future society."
The Dark Room
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Jamie is only eight years old and already hates his life. Every night he screams for his parent s to help him rid his room of monsters.His parents assume it’s nothing more than the boy’s imagination, but what they fail to realize is that the monsters are real.
Maison close - Projet Bradbury, #23
Series: Projet Bradbury, Book 23. Price: $1.30 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: French. Published: January 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Miss A est une femme d'affaires d'un genre un peu particulier : dans un futur proche où les ingénieurs ont doté les robots de sentiments, de besoins et d'envies pour relancer une économie moribonde, son entreprise offre des prestations sexuelles aux machines, cyborgs et autres androïdes. Son business est florissant. Un jour, un homme vient à elle avec une proposition inhabituelle.