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The Book Nomad
Series: Gateway Roadhouse Chronicles, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,400. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012 by Star Catcher Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Good thing physical books are rare in 5432, especially with poor Hembert transported uncontrollably to the time and place described. Now he's stuck in a historical Earth conflict called "World War Two." It's a race to find a book, any book, to transport him away. But, why aren't they working? A science fiction short story in the Gateway Roadhouse Chronicles. Includes the BONUS story, "Wolf Dance
Wolf Dance
Series: Gateway Roadhouse Chronicles, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,460. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012 by Star Catcher Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Keeping the Sorin worlds free from vermin like poachers is a full-time job for Ranger Corsac. As a regular at the Gateway Roadhouse, the building appearing out of nowhere isn't a surprise. It asking for his help is. A request which will collide with a hidden secret of his past. A science fiction short story in the Gateway Roadhouse Chronicles. Includes the complete BONUS story, "The Book Nomad"
Crossing Blades 3 (Battle Cards)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,080. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Description Crossing Blades 3 The Social Workshop Battle Cards was created to turn an ordinary deck of playing cards into a brand new and exciting game that people of all ages can enjoy. Allow yourself to be drawn into the fantasy world we’ve created and battle against friend and foe alike. Playing the game is easy. All you need is one deck of playing cards and this instructional manual.
Toll Booth
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,400. Language: American English. Published: December 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
In the near future, there will be a network of parking garage type buildings in all of the major cities of the world containing a matter transfer apparatus that can quickly move vehicles, and their contents, to any selected worldwide outlet and back again. What would happen if there was a computer glitch, or worse yet, a computer virus? Where would you end up then?
A Rock and a Hard Place
Price: Free! Words: 19,460. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The first installment in the Rockford Jessop series. About 20,000 words. Rockford doesn't realize why life has to be so hard. Pressures at home and school seem to dominate his life. When a certain bully decides to clean Rock's clock after school, the two discover something is different about Rock. He can't be hurt. The action and discovery increase from there.
The Lighthouse
Price: Free! Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In an altered world, could you live knowing what had once been and could never be again? Could you emerge from the ruin of the old world and go about forging a new one? What would you ensure survived and what would be forgotten? Most importantly, would you stay true to who you are or become someone else entirely? Time to find out.
The Climb
Price: Free! Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Stars at this altitude are palpable, touchable. One star even seems to grow as I labor in the cold night at eleven thousand feet, one slow step after another with many stops to catch what little breath there is to catch up here. While that star grows larger still.
Buried Alive 2 (Battle Cards)
Price: $3.45 USD. Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Description Buried Alive 2 The Social Workshop Battle Cards was created to turn an ordinary deck of playing cards into a brand new and exciting game that people of all ages can enjoy. Allow yourself to be drawn into the fantasy world we’ve created and battle against friend and foe alike. Playing the game is easy. All you need is one deck of playing cards and this instructional manual.
Blood Red Borders 3 (Battle Cards)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Description Blood Red Borders 3 The Social Workshop Battle Cards was created to turn an ordinary deck of playing cards into a brand new and exciting game that people of all ages can enjoy. Allow yourself to be drawn into the fantasy world we’ve created and battle against friend and foe alike. Playing the game is easy. All you need is one deck of playing cards and this instructional manual.
Barbarian Lands (Battle Cards)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Description Barbarian Lands The Social Workshop Battle Cards was created to turn an ordinary deck of playing cards into a brand new and exciting game that people of all ages can enjoy. Allow yourself to be drawn into the fantasy world we’ve created and battle against friend and foe alike. Playing the game is easy. All you need is one deck of playing cards and this instructional manual.
A Vampire's Curse 2 (Battle Cards)
Price: $3.45 USD. Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
Description A Vampire’s Curse 2 The Social Workshop Battle Cards was created to turn an ordinary deck of playing cards into a brand new and exciting game that people of all ages can enjoy. Allow yourself to be drawn into the fantasy world we’ve created and battle against friend and foe alike. Playing the game is easy. All you need is one deck of playing cards and this instructional manual.
What's The Buzz?
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,330. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
As of today, it’s estimated that ten quintillion bugs share our world with us. In case you’re wondering, that’s a ten with eighteen zeroes behind it. If that makes you feel outnumbered the countdown has only begun. So get your calculators out, buy an extra fly swatter and stock up on the insect repellent. That humming buzz in the air is coming your way fast.
Needs Must When The Devil Drives
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,660. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012 by Alban Lake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Years ago, Kelly thought her life and acting career would take off when she left for sunny Los Angeles, California. Now, back at home, working as a cashier and caring for her mother, she is taking the first weekend off she's had in three years. She and her dog Jake are getting away for a camp out in the mountains. No work, no demands, no cell phone. It's only a long weekend, what could go wrong?
Ana of Acheron
Price: Free! Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Born in the undersea city of Acheron, Rafa’il transports often illegal cargo between cities for a fee. Unable to connect with others, Rafa’il was plagued by loneliness until he discovered the drug called “ana.” Now in addition to avoiding law enforcement and legitimate transporter agencies, Rafa’il struggles with the threat of addiction. It’s a battle that he’s losing…and may not even want to win.
Wrinkled Shorts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,340. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Wrinkled Shorts A collection of five short stories from the author of the top-rated Gabriel science fiction trilogy ~Includes the previously unreleased short story, Dreamshift! Incursion (science fiction) The Awakening (science fiction) Special Delivery (horror) Opt-Out (suspense) Dreamshift (scifi/suspense)
Il freddo dell'inferno
Series: Le Ombre di Marte, Demo. Price: Free! Words: 5,340. Language: Italian. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Siamo nel 1911 in un'Europa sull'orlo della guerra. A 20 anni dall'invasione dei marziani, ora estinti, l'umanità sfrutta le tecnologie aliene per integrarle alla propria. Troviamo automobili, carrozze, dirigibili, biplani, armi a raggi ed astronavi. Nel freddo dell'inverno polacco, l'ingegner Kazimierskj vive una spiacevole avventura. Questo racconto apre il ciclo "Le Ombre di Marte".
Merry Christmas, Mister Wolf
Price: Free! Words: 8,900. Language: British English. Published: December 1, 2012 by WyrdStar. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Christmas at the exclusive ski resort of Kirchel, with its concrete log cabins and artificial snow, was a tedious affair. But the robot security wolves that patrolled the dome at night were rejects from the brutal Gods of Avalon game show. When the power fails, Hestia and her friends would soon wish they had never ventured into the forest in search of park ranger Granny!
Civil Disturbance
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Short Story- A Civil War surgeon falls, mortally wounded from the bullet of the enemy, only to awaken in a stark white room occupied by tall, deformed men. If he ever wants to see his family again, he must carry out a covert mission for these unfamiliar conspirators. Beyond his control, the strangers place him in Washington D.C. on April 14, 1865 as President Abraham Lincoln enters Ford's Theatre.
The First Galactic Princess – A Bedtime Story
Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
The first galactic princess is a little girl growing up in a wonderful place. She faces an ordinary problem with the help of a friend and the support of an understanding father. There are no spaceships, ancient prophecies or threatening aliens. There is, however, a hover car -- kids need to dream about hover cars!
The Secret Beneath the Ice
Price: Free! Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
When a thoughtship and its pilot finally reach Avani, they barely have a chance to marvel at its sapphire forests before they are ambushed by an enemy far beyond their understanding. Tumbling down to the planet's surface, an ice-covered continent to the south is the only viable landing site. Lucky for them, the ancient secret that hides beneath the ice could lead to bliss... or hell.