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Flipspace: Flight of the Mockingbird
Series: Flipspace, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,790. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
Training for the ISS Mockingbird, Colonel Sumitra Ramachandra and Major Lamarr Fitch find that they’re being deployed before certification. The ISS Astraeus, an International Space Organization vessel fails to transmit its latest exploration report in the Gliese 667 System twenty-two light-years away. Colonel Ramachandra learns that the Mockingbird she commands was built for more than intra-solar
Calvin Blake NeuroCorp Book 1
Price: Free! Words: 8,200. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Meet Calvin Blake a narcissistic billionaire, the founder and president of NeuroCorp.
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
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 hard cash. Purveyors of controlled artifacts must choose their customers carefully. "Flee Markets" is a speculative short fiction, and is also available in the collection “Still Even More Things I Could Get OUT OF MY MIND.”
Iceman - Part One - On The Ice
Series: The Iceman. Price: Free! Words: 11,440. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014 by Caelin Day. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
For a pilot a forced landing is their worst nightmare. The forced landing of an airliner, on the frigid ice fields of Antarctica, is unimaginable. As winter draws its white cloak over the continent, rescue becomes impossible; hope slips away, and the ice entombs its victims. Years pass, generations come and go: alien contact is made, and the planet is subjugated. Now the future depends on one man
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 2 reviews)
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 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."