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The Flip Side #6: Converging Lens
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Price: Free! Words: 16,190. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2012 by J. L. Stephens. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(5.00 from 1 review)
While Jeremy and Kaleb work to unravel the mystery of the Protectors, Starla Knight is working her hardest to escape them. Meanwhile, in the village of Drah'ashi, Alicia and Anthony have found refuge from their enemies with what could be a true advantage against their foes...
The Earth Invasion Budget Cuts
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Price: Free! Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012 by Tattooed Bear. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
(3.33 from 3 reviews)
Invading Earth never goes smoothly for any interplanetary species. Defeat may be blamed on Austrian heroes with chiseled jaws or presidents that happen to be skilled jet-fighter pilots. But, more often than not, the problem goes back to the planning stage…
3 + 3
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Price: Free! Words: 5,110. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
3 + 3 is an edgy tale of chance based around Theo, who we find with a gun to his head and a finger on the trigger. As the story progresses, Theo’s extraordinary history unfolds; a history that has been subtly leading up to this life or death moment without him knowing. Luck has a peculiar fate in store for this unlikely hero, and the number six has something to do with it. So just roll the dice...
Zombie President
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 650. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(1.00 from 1 review)
During the final stages of the zombies' success on earth the quality of life for the undead takes a downward turn. This is a brief look at the sad state of that situation as seen from inside the president of the United State's family; President Acloch being somewhat less than eminently involved.
Firebird
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Price: Free! Words: 7,620. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
In space, Zombies still hunger for brains. Will the transport ship Firebird make it back to earth before it is overrun with the alien undead?
Wrapped in Thought
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Series: Tales of the Citadel, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,420. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012 by eXtasy Books. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Espionage was never something offered to Aliiva as a career path until the Citadel came for tea.
Divided Loyalties
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012 by 53rd Street Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
As clean up man for The League of Scars former warrior, Lou Tubbs exorcises the leagues demons at the behest of prince. His latest assignment brings him to Solar VII to a meeting. A meeting to kill his oldest friend. Will it be blasters or blades? A tale of loyalty, and blood oaths where honor is everything.
Origins
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,390. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012 by WSIC EBooks Ltd.. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
The Maker wanted to be a god and a god he was….for a time.
The Observer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,250. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
They send the best and brightest to war, then observe them when the soldiers return. Only someone else observes too, someone closer to the soldier, someone quite surprising. Published with bonus story “Elites.” A thoughtful and thought-provoking story. RT Book Reviews
Aliens Don't Dance
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Price: Free! Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012 by Intelligent Life Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Gary has one chance - and one chance only - to ensure first contact with the humans goes as smoothly as ancient history records it to have occurred. Unfortunately, the fate of the future galactic alliance all rests on his very questionable ability to . . . boogie down.
Someone's Child
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,720. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(4.00 from 1 review)
Orphaned as a child by a near-extinction event, Beth is now a feral teenager, scavenging amidst the decaying urban no-man's land sandwiched between the City, with its deadly technologies, and the encroaching wilderness. Beth expects her life to end brutally. What she discovers, at the very edge of survival, is hope.
Radman's Syndrome
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012 by Style Writes Now. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Kylie's Lure
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,100. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Traveling south, Marcus finds another survivor of the plague that almost made the human race go extinct. Everything is too good to be true, and Marcus must make the choice between a life of comfort and a life of truth. (13 pages)
The Scorpion Nest: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 9,240. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.33 from 3 reviews)
Newlyweds Joel and Sonnet have just wrapped up a housewarming party in Suburban Phoenix. Custom-built on the site of a meteor crash a half century ago, the young couple received everything they wanted in their dream house. Unfortunately, Joel and Sonnet also got what they didn't want: thousands of unwelcome, venomous guests.
Suitcase Switcheroo
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,330. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012 by Grey Cat Press. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When a simple delivery for the mob turns into a nasty double cross, Finn and Clyde Bates race to find the real goods. Crossing the mob on a planet of mobsters might be bad for their continued health, but it'll be worse for the mobster who actually pulled the job... a made man motivated to make sure they fail.
The Eye of The Universe
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Price: Free! Words: 6,600. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Gothic
(4.00 from 1 review)
The world will end unless two lovers agree to be separated for eternity. This quick read of a little less than 7,000 words by veteran romance writer Florence Witkop deals with what happens when one of those lovers learns the terms... and refuses to abide by them.
Round Up At The Burger Bar: Parts 1-5 The Beginning
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,530. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012 by 53rd Street Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This book collects the first five parts of the serial novel Round Up At The Burger bar: The Legend of Trixie Pug. By the year 3333 1/3 massive fast food corporations control the galaxy. Trixie will become the galaxy's 2nd most powerful CEO for a fast food franchise called Heavenly Sky Burger. To read more about Trixie check out the short story, Big Business and the novel Attack of the Lushites.
On the Many Uses of Cedar
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,750. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
On a mountain beside a roaring log flume, Fanny endlessly repeats the day her husband hits her. If Fanny can learn what's causing the day to repeat, she may be able to move on with her life, but that will mean facing the man the mountain has remade.
Round Up At The Burger Bar Part 5
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012 by 53rd Street Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The adventures of Trixie Aioli continues in Part 5. In this instalment her problems pile up like the next big burger special at your local fast food franchise. What started a simple mission to seize power and stop the rounding up of the customers bill, to a quest for a power marriage to time travel, has now escalated to unimaginable danger and possible death for Trixie and Cherry Bomb.
So You Want To Be A Dragon Slayer...
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,010. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012 by SSN Storytelling. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Using state of the art space portal technology, Dragon Safaris transports hunters and adventurers to Alcor Five. There they do battle with the great dragon-like beasts called Reptus Volans. When I saw Dragon Safaris' commercial, it rekindled the sense of magic and adventure I used to have when I was younger. I convinced my two oldest friends, Vinnie and Carl, to come along. This is out story.