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Neptune's Orphans
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,440. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012 by GoldportPress. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
They were created as weapons, now the war is over and they are living proof that their side committed the crime of tampering with the human genome. Cas and Pol are the last survivors of homos aquaticus. And they'll do anything to keep surviving. A story by Award Winning Author Sarah A. Hoyt, set in the universe of Prometheus Award winning novel Darkship Thieves.
Blender - A Caleb Knight Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Taking place after The End Begins: The Nine, we catch up with Caleb Knight as he prepares a squad of new recruits for a Post War society. But the lines of ally and enemy are about to become blurred.
High Stakes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,520. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012 by GoldportPress. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In a future world without mercy, sometimes a woman has to kill and betray to obtain what she needs. And sometimes she gets lucky and finds mercy along the way. A short story in the Darkship Thieves time line.
After The Sabines
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012 by GoldportPress. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In a world in which women have become rare, in an invaded country, two men search for their lost wives and for the truth about their marriages.
Kira
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Series: Kira. Price: $1.70 USD. Words: 13,400. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
24 hours in the life of Kira, a Wastelander trying to survive the harsh realities of a post-apocalyptic land ruled by the brutal, oppressive Government.
First Impressions (Breaking Away part 1)
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Series: Breaking Away, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
This is a few misunderstandings and other problems that begin setting the stage for an unfinished space epic.
Another Bookstore
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Price: Free! Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Newt Run is a town that shouldn't exist, a town of artists, drug dealers, miners and steam. It’s a town at the center of a broken universe, and broken universes have the bad tendency to fall apart. In this tale, an old man discovers a book in which he appears to be the central character.
Time's Holiday
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Series: Saturn Society, Prequel story. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,740. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012 by Mythical Press. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Taylor Gressman sneaks away on Christmas Eve, hoping to find the angel who saved her life a few weeks earlier. Instead, she takes an unexpected trip back in time, and finds herself in the midst of a murderous street gang. Now it’s up to Taylor to ensure that she and a newfound friend don’t become the gang’s next victims, and in the process, learn that giving is the best gift of all. (Short Story)
A Growing Problem
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,910. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012 by Forever Young Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
An anomaly appears in space, seemingly from nowhere. Derek Winston—whose wife just told him the worst news of his life—and his workmate are sent to investigate. What they find is unlike anything they or anyone has ever seen. But for Derek, their discovery helps him to deal with the terrible truth he learned.
The G.O.D. Factor
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,750. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
During one of Monica's shifts, a dormant A.I. wakes up. After years of isolation it is insane and lonely, and truly thinks it is God. It takes over the ship and decides it's time to go bring order to the rest of the universe for the good of humankind. It's up to Monica to try to save her crewmates and known civilization.
The Last Tower
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012 by Frowzy Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Gone are the Wild Things that once roamed the earth and sky. Gone are the caravans that brought news and travelers. All that remains of what used to be are the hardy few who managed to gather in the shadow of the Last Tower. Can those who linger restore what was lost? Or will they, too, quietly fade beneath the midnight sun?
Fallen From the Train
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Price: Free! Words: 10,580. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2012 by AMMFA Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Carl Weston finds a young man lying unconscious by the train tracks. Who is he? Where did he come from? Carl knows the man can't have got off the train because the trains don't stop anymore ...
Dead Birds
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Price: Free! Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Newt Run is a town that shouldn't exist, a town of artists, drug dealers, miners and steam. It’s a town at the center of a broken universe, and broken universes have the bad tendency to fall apart. In this tale, a homeless man takes it upon himself to find out why so many pigeons are turning up without their heads.
The Game
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Price: Free! Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
How much of who we are is tied up in what we know? If something wiped our 'knowledge,' or higher education, but left our basic faculties, the ability to speak and to act, would we all be created equal again? In The Game, everything must be learned the hard way. The learning curve is painful. The price of a mistake is a laser bolt through the head. A short story.
Dr. Pak's Preschool
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,450. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
What if education could be extended into the womb? Will we get brilliant, well-balanced babies? Monsters? Or a frightening/hopeful combination of both? Chilling and plausible and under option to be made a feature film, "Dr. Pak's Preschool" explores the bright and very dark possibilities when science meddles in the most intimate human act - bearing and delivering a child.
The Vertical Marathon
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Price: Free! Words: 3,700. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
The boy had to keep running, had to find a way out of the nightmarish building that had entrapped him for years now, but then he found someone, someone who could use his help in the fight for her life, and maybe, just maybe, help him in the fight for his freedom.
Right Now
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,930. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(2.50 from 2 reviews)
Imagine what could come out with a glimpse of the future. Imagine a life with no past. Would that truly be great?
HELSING: The Brotherhood (Hunter Explorer Loner Supernatural Inquisitor Nomad Guardian)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,810. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
For over one hundred years, the HELSING Brotherhood has stood watch over humanity’s most vile and unseen adversaries. They call themselves vampires, creatures of the night and rulers of all they surveyed. Most of the world’s population’s oblivious to their dark masters, devious, bloodthirsty, and involved in all facets of the human daily life.
Shimmy and Steam - Book 5 - All Hail The Queen.
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,220. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
The Gypsy. An Airship traveling around Europe with five belly dancers onboard, that also happened to spy for Queen Victoria. They are Lady C, Lilly, Gertie, Penny, and Sera.
This is a True Story!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This is a short story from a man who claims this to be the truth! He talks about a ceiling fan being the means of opening up a porthole to another dimension. It consists mostly of a letter that his son wrote just before entering the rift. Is it real? Who knows.