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Vain Glory
Price: Free! Words: 20,180. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Adventure » Action
An alien spy discovers a plot to convert the sages of the galaxy to the cult of the Living Darkness. Thwarting the plot becomes a desperate fight for survival.
Last Days - Orbit the Sun – Part 10
Series: Orbit the Sun, Book 10. Price: Free! Words: 7,980. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When Andrew relinquishes command, Peter sees his power under threat; now everything is to play for, between him and Mathew.
Interlude 1.1
Price: Free! Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Out on the edge of civilization anything and everything can happen--especially when you're not ready for it. When Jenny, the chief mechanic for the Bonnie Belle hops off to work a deal with the local black market she ends up bargaining for more than just fresh fruit. This short story is an installment in the "Tales from the Edge" universe, joining two prior novels, IN THE BLACK and IN THE VOID.
Alpha/Omega, Episode 1: Hostile Takeover
Price: Free! Words: 7,930. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
General Thomas Jefferson Davis and his UN commando squad have just jumped head-first into a hornets’ nest of cosmic proportions. But—are they the good guys in this story… or the bad?
Oversee of One
Price: Free! Words: 15,750. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(5.00 from 1 review)
Jameston Harlan, Sphere Jockey. Sounds glamorous, interesting, fun. But working miles below the surface all alone in a sphere can get to a person over time. When the unknown intrudes upon this miniature world, Jameston has to decide, what and who he can trust. Is Perception reality?
Spliced
Price: Free! Words: 7,570. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
As genetically modified humans try to integrate their society into mainstream America, they are met with superstition and distrust.
Bond Beyond Measure
Series: The Ramblers, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,250. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This is a short story of a 5 year old boy, while on a passenger liner, finds himself in the middle of an adult war. This leads to an extraordinary encounter with an alien species.
Uncovering Truths: Time's Tempest Lost Chapter 4
Series: Time's Tempest: The Lost Chapters. Price: Free! Words: 3,370. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Now that Dezmind knows the truth about his past, he’s breached the Talian Compound in search of the key to his future. Dealing with the common citizens of Xannia’s largest city, Darzeth Prime, makes his search for the lost child difficult at best, impossible at worst. How much is he willing to risk to fulfil his destiny?
Into the Wasteland - A Dystopian Journey
Series: A Dystopian Journey, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 31,340. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
I blink into awareness in a clinically clean hallway, surrounded by tangerine-garbed murderers and psychopaths. I have no idea who I am or why I'm a part of this Hell-bound group. A guard in riot gear hands me a Ruger double-action revolver. I'm told if I can make it through the no-man's-land alive, I might have a chance at amnesty. All I have to do is trek the two-hundred-and-fifty miles north...
Grounded
Price: Free! Words: 43,530. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.00 from 1 review)
Master Trilium Bishop and his platoon of knights are finally going home for good following five years of administering diplomacy and judgment to various societies across the galaxy. While sitting in his aircraft, Trilium’s gift of perception warns him that something is not right and before long, the Knights of Dena find themselves in a situation filled with little hope.
Inner Mind/Outer Space: Four Short Stories and a Novelette by the Author of Alien Within
Price: Free! Words: 33,680. Language: American English. Published: September 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
In “For the Sake of the Family,” the founder of a peaceful political movement faces death in the very arena she’s been seeking to abolish. Penth and her faithful horse Lia need “The Lady’s Luck” to recover stolen gems. “If Only Father Were Alive” tells what happens when a young girl’s fondest wish comes true. Plus “One Spring Day,” “The Lake,” and two sample chapters from Alien Within.
Earth's Survivors America The Dead: Begins The End
Series: Earth's Survivors America The Dead, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 76,130. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014 by independAntwriters Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
When a catastrophic natural disaster looms on the near horizon, the government releases an airborne virus designed to make the human race better able to survive. Those that do survive are picking up the pieces of their world, and those that have died lay in their death sleep, but in their bodies the virus works on, mutating, setting the stage for a second catastrophe far worse that the first.
Legend of the Salad Traveler
Price: Free! Words: 17,880. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Legend of the Salad Traveler is a lighthearted story of a salad that weighs 5.5 ounces, and it decides to go on vacation; a man unexpectedly ends up in the shower and tells you he knows how to find it. Just make sure you keep enough rocks in your pocket. Written in homage to “The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy”, this is a story of epic proportions - well not epic, but whimsical proportions.
Drifter
Price: Free! Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
I drift. It's what I do. I float along, searching for you. You are my purpose, my one and only goal, and I am very patient. We are drifters, you and I...
Bunny With A Saw
Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
On a long drive in the middle of the night, it's a bad sign when the stars begin to move. You're seeing things. It's time to pull over and rest. Or maybe something impossible is happening instead... Bunny With A Saw is a short story of about 1300 words.
Green Sahara
Price: Free! Words: 7,480. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
On foreign contract in Africa, Vince the Calgary oilfield engineer finds his client wants a geoengineering design as the president of Niger campaigns on bringing back a Green Sahara. Driven by his daughter's future, he ignores the risk of being a drone target and takes on political negotiating. Expected to explain climate science to politicians, he becomes immersed in an intense new career.
The Black Clouds
Price: Free! Words: 14,930. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Meteorites strike the Earth wreaking havoc, but a greater menace emerges from the craters in the form of black clouds that threaten to destroy all life on Earth. Nations mobilize against the Clouds, but nothing works as the Black Clouds continue to grow. A group of scientists trapped in a specially designed facility work desperately to find a way of destroying the invaders before it's too late.
Fenworld
Price: Free! Words: 33,650. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In the year 2071, a 74-year-old man begins writing his memoirs... the world has survived extensive glaciation, but how will the global power New Atlantis survive the GEIST onslaught? Which white walker mechs will battle what Geist abomination, and what is the true story of the culture hero Genevieve? Science fiction with a Happy Science twist, and revelation of the end days.
Colony - Orbit the Sun – Part 9
Series: Orbit the Sun, Book 9. Price: Free! Words: 8,460. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Salvation is possible; starvation is averted, and hope is rising aboard Earthrise. Now: just as a future is possible, everything is threatened when Andrew lets himself be manipulated, and Peter makes his move for control.
Tears
Series: Killgrace. Price: Free! Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014 by Ragged Angel Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
He only saw his grandmother cry five times in his life. A speculative fiction short story.