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Rocket Bob, The Adventures of
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,120. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Pirates, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Three rousing adventure stories starring Rocket Bob, whose mission is to save the Earth from danger.
Waveform
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This flash-fiction story combines classical philosophy, modern medical science, and a bit of humor.
Pilot in Command
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,330. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012 by eXtasy Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Helen needed more from life as a pilot than the Alliance could offer. When a handsome Azon offers her a new position, she can’t say no, to anything.
Spin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This is a humorous flash-fiction tale about the intersection of cutting edge science, blathering politicians, and the mystery of our missing socks.
Patricia's Duty
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
As a mysterious plague decimates the human race, Patricia tries to make the best of the time she has left with her four year old daughter, Emily. A horrifying discovery, though, forces her to make the hardest choice of her life.(14 pages)
Lady Mechatronic and the Steampunked Pirates
Series: Lady Mechatronic and the Steampunked Pirates, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,450. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012 by eXtasy Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
England has abolished slavery, but not all are willing to let the lucrative trade go without a fight. The Royal Navy is charged with keeping the Caribbean clean of slavers, pirates and privateers… but even in the Navy, there are those who put profit before principle.
Platonick
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A young man double crosses the people he loves: a scientist he met at Navy Pier and a teenage Nymph he met at Panera Bread. The outcome is unexpected as all three lives are weaved into the hellish dungeon of decisions and morality. Story #30 in the acclaimed Society On Da Run series. WARNING: there be fire-breathing ice dragons in this story.
Precious Cargo 2404 CE - A Malo Kemp Assignment
Series: The Malo Kemp Assignments. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,070. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Space trader Malo Kemp leaves the bottle behind for an assignment he can't refuse; after all, shipping freight across the known worlds is what he does best. He thinks he knows about his goods and his passenger; the mysteriously cool Miranda. But as they travel through the hard vacuum of space the past begins to catch up with Malo, and the lines between the trader and his cargo begin to blur
The Ferro-Erotic Roaches of Kiki
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,980. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012 by Rapid-Dynamix Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Kiki dwell contentedly in their hive until the odd roundy beasts plummet to the surface. Chantelle and James, marooned on an alien world of banded stone and gaping chasms, take refuge in the warrens of the roach-like denizens of the planet. They find a peaceful, if uneasy, co-existence. Until the baby arrives. And they call again for help. And Chantelle must choose: her baby or her life.
Brynin
Series: Brynin, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,820. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012 by eXtasy Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(1.00 from 1 review)
This is the story of a cloned man, the captain of a space transport ship, a freed slave, Jason_664.
End Games
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,340. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
For Walter Haggarty, stuck in a retirement home and wheelchair bound isn't so bad. Every day brings a new adventure playing alternate-reality war games on his high tech eye-screens. At least until he draws the ire of the facility management. Then he must make a choice between honor and his grandchildren's future. This is a short story. Also, contains bonus story.
Zombie-Eyed Girl and other stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Flashpack number two. Five flash fiction stories, all with a zombie theme. A girl with scarily alluring eyes; a man looking for his lost love; a creature that won't give up; an infested spaceship and; a family hoping for redemption. "I must admit, I’m a sucker for a Monaghan tale" - William Pauley III.
Hollywood Lied
Price: Free! Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Massive boulder-like objects fall from the sky to crash into the streets of Johannesburg, South Africa. Who, or what, is to blame for yet another inconvenience in the lives of the locals?
Augmented Reality: The Atlantic Salmon GT
Price: Free! Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
In Derry's warped reality, a mundane architectural review takes place in a future ruled by high-tech racing. With protests in the hallway, and a marker crashing into an eraser on the whiteboard, Derry has to try to maintain his sanity long enough to ask the most important question: Is spending money on this code change worth saving twelve cents? Start your engines, it's meeting time.
Nerves
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Dr. Kristin Pierce is convinced she's heard every story there is to hear at the clinic. But she's about to become the witness to a horror that a nation wants to keep secret, but to which the dead refuse to be silent.
A Slave to Race
Price: Free! Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2012 by Intelligent Life Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
What would it take for you to trade a life in the skies, earning your freedom, for a death sentence deep within the lunar mines? When you're racing for your life, you don't let a thing like death slow you down. Love, on the other hand, can seal your fate.
Barrier: Ethics vs. Duty
Series: Barrier, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,110. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2012 by Fiction Lake. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
44 pages - Engineer of Assault Squad 13, Sergeant Triana Kreeler, was never much for confrontation or stirring the pot, so to speak. So when she discovers that the United Alliance, the organization she works for, has targeted an innocent infant for execution, she must decide if the child is worth disobeying orders and risking everything she's worked her entire life for.
Woulden Soldiers
Series: Science Fiction Shorts. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Three short tales of monstrous magic explore the recesses of scientific godhood. The Devil You Don't - A hoodlum pushes the limits of reality. Verdure Inferno - Agricultural development carries the seeds of its own backlash. Deuce X - A pleasure cruise to Jupiter stretches the definition of pleasure.
De astrodraak
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 12,680. Language: Dutch. Published: February 13, 2012 by e-Publikant. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Wilvo is, net als zijn vader, ruimteschrootberger. Als zijn vader een in 2241 gelanceerde, defecte satelliet bergt, oefent de Pan-Amerikaanse Informatie Dienst druk uit om ermee te stoppen. Zijn vader gaat door. Plots stuurt hij een noodsignaal. Waarin zit zijn ruimteschip verstrikt? Kan Wilvo, geholpen door Yaritza van de PAIS, zijn vader redden? Dit verhaal is bekroond met de NCSF-prijs 2009.
Katie Stumbled
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2012 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Bounty hunter Bill Sefheron never expected his daughter to show up on his worksheet. Worse, she's been taken to the local Casselith - a mind-twisting alien structure. A dark sci-fi story from the writer of Big Banger Rentals and The Arm.