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How I Invented A Time Machine
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 9,310. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Free will & determinism
"I had an ordinary life just like yours. Everything changed when I invented a time machine. Let me tell you how I did it. Then I'll tell you what happened after I did it." In this compact, dazzling novelette (9500 words), our time traveller-narrator discovers that when you break the biggest rule of them all, the Consequences might not be what you expect.
Patriots of Griffin XIII
Series: Vain Are the Stars. Price: Free! Words: 12,620. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
The followers of Griffin have built their thirteenth colony in record time. The United Systems rewards the effort by placing the governance of Griffin XIII into the hands of the colonists. For the thirteenth time, the followers of Zeb may live in true freedom. Only none of the twelve previous colonies named Griffin remain, and the ultimate danger resides in the colonists themselves
Drive Like Lightning ... Crash Like Thunder
You set the price! Words: 11,720. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » General
Anjica is a human scout searching for resources and mapping the edge of Mechanic space - the systems occupied by the mysterious, implacable foes that wiped out Frexi colony for no reason. All that mankind has in its favor is the faster than light Duncaster drive. But then Anjica finds a secret that explains the Mechanics' enmity and may give humans an edge. If she can survive to bring it home.
Dunsel
Price: Free! Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a dystopian short story about a future in which machines do all the work.
The Skyracos Dicta
Price: Free! Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
This genuine sci-fi artifact comes from another world and is a companion piece to the Skyraco ePulps. This souvenir collectable is a must-download for any Skyraco fan across the Earth.
Truth Revealed
Series: Galaxy Freight, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,730. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013 by Tift Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Captain Alana Black searches both the Cygnus Peace Keeper Base and the Cygnus Space Station to locate the leader of the illegal mining operation on the Altien home world. She hopes her luck does not run out as she evades explosions and snipers while following each lead, relying on her android, two Altien’s, her ship’s artificial intelligence and a few trusted Peace Keepers.
The Ossilan Affair (A Captain Henri Duschelle Story, #2)
Series: The Captain Henri Duschelle Stories, 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,710. Language: British English. Published: April 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A terrible disaster on the Earth type planet of Ossilan leads to Captain Henri Duschelle and his crew being enlisted to risk destruction to investigate. The mystery isn't what it appears to be, with powerful forces working in the background. Can Duschelle solve the mystery, and live to tell the tale? A novelette.
Aurealis #59
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,860. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Aurealis #59, edited by Michael Pryor, features the startling and exotic world of Emmet O'Cuana's 'Tiresias: A 'blood-punk' fantasy' and Douglas Fry's subtle, challenging 'A Brilliant Fire'. Kate Forstyh delves into the history of fairy tales, our reviewers opine on the latest publications, and the best SF news is yours to contemplate.
Route 11 (Polish)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,030. Language: Polish. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Rok 2087. Bezlitosne pustkowia palone gorącym słońcem i promieniowaniem gamma – oto obraz świata po III Wojnie Światowej. Czy istnieje nadzieja na odbudowanie chwały i dobrobytu poprzedniej epoki? Tak twierdzą dwaj przyjaciele szukający tajemniczej Drogi do Raju. Dołącz do ich wędrówki przez niebezpieczne pustynie, bunkry oraz tunele pełne mutantów i przeżyj wraz z nimi tę niezapomnianą przygodę!
366 Squared Volume 2: February
Series: 366 Squared. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,840. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This volume contains twenty-nine entries covering the month of February. It turned out to be a difficult month, and there are more mini-essays than I originally planned. There is also a lot more fantasy and less science fiction than I thought there would be. Oh well, I can only take this project where the source material allows me to. We'll see what happens in the next volume.
Losing Human
Price: Free! Words: 16,350. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A man has a dream, a vision to see the world through eternal eyes. Dr. Heisler, roboticist, funds Project Human to advance the human race. After funding is diminished, he takes drastic measures and uploads a human awareness into a mobile robotic construct.
Calliope
Series: The Adventures of Captain Hesperus. Price: Free! Words: 17,900. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
An unedifying episode from the unorthodox life of Captain Hesperus, star trader. Money is tight, the engines are failing, and there's soup on the ceiling ... A novella set in the universe of the classic computer game "Elite", and its fan-made remake "Oolite".
Una Deprecabile Svista (Una Novelette Sci-Fi #2)
Series: STORIE SCI-FI, # 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,010. Language: Italian. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Questa è la prima pazza avventura del venditore della Re-Life Associati James Cricket. E' una novelette Sci-Fi di circa 9.000 parole, che tratta di un amore infranto dopo un ringiovanimento problematico. Spero vi piaccia! * Questa novelette è contenuta in Raccolta di STORIE SCI-FI - Pack 1.
The Earth Ship
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,830. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a short story (under 9,000 words) about a distant future and a lost colony. The planet Beasphor had enjoyed hundreds of years of peace - until the Earth ship arrived.
The Time On The Island
Price: Free! Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
They say no man is an island. Perhaps he can become one under certain circumstances?
The Spy With the Smoking Finger
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,540. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Robots, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Hannah's hairdresser is a robot. Designed to be a spy he escaped kidnappers and is in hiding. But he is breaking apart and needs help. Hannah and her brother Toby, with friends Ella and Joe, help him against the dangerous gang. But then Toby is kidnapped. Suitable for readers 8-11 years.
A Regrettable Oversight (A Sci-Fi Novelette #2)
Series: SCI-FI STORIES, # 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,130. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This is the first crazy adventure of Re-Life Associates salesman James Cricket. It's a Sci-Fi novelette of about 9,000 words, tackling lost love after a problematic rejuvenation. I hope you like it! * This novelette is also contained in Collected SCI-FI STORIES - Pack 1
For the Sake of Mercy (A Captain Henri Duschelle Story, #1)
Series: The Captain Henri Duschelle Stories, 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,910. Language: British English. Published: March 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Captain Henri Duschelle must lead his loyal crew on a seemingly impossible mission: to deliver a vital organ to one of the crew's son, across the longest part of the colonised worlds - to an insane deadline. He is convinced that only his ship, the stunningly beautiful "Persephone" can make such a journey. But problems lie in wait... A novelette.
The Guardians of the Deepest Light, Vol 1
Price: Free! Words: 16,650. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Templar Wars is an epic tale of magic versus science, set in the fantastical world of Agmoria. The Elder Races, under the rule of the tyrant Senlo Karath, will stop at nothing to control the source of all magic.
The Dragon Ships of Tycho
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Human diplomats race against the clock to forge an alliance with a one-time adversary who possesses a fleet of dragon warships.