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Mortal Banshee by Jonathon Magnus
Price: Free! Words: 125,830. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
In the midst of an invasion, Don Mourning is abducted from Amaranthine, the keep of Augusta. His abductor, the introverted assassin Sorana, takes him to her mother’s remote tower. There, Don negotiates a deal with Sorana’s mother, Mercy. In return for assistance in the rescue of his bound siren, Don agrees to track down a mass murderer and return its telepathic weapon to Mercy.
As Cordas de Itz'mucan by Anton Stark
Price: Free! Words: 2,530. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Um sonho, tão real quanto perigoso. Uma teoria, que pode explicar uma das verdades fundamentais do cosmos. Uma experiência para comprovar a ligação entre ambos. Acompanhe Toltep e o seu avô Hara'can enquanto ambos tentam comprovar a obscura teoria das Cordas de Itz'mucan.
Mission: Flight To Mars by V. A. Jeffrey
Series: Mission, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 70,400. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(2.00 from 1 review)
Bob Astor is a Quality Assurance agent working at Vartan Inc. Lately his days have been stressful, to say the least. Butting heads with upper management has put his career on life support. A surprising change in circumstance has Bob going on a business mission to the moon city, Langrenus.
El guardián de la fantasía by Carlos Moreno Martín
Price: Free! Words: 43,540. Language: Spanish. Published: July 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Antología de relatos de Carlos Moreno. Incluye relatos de ciencia ficción, fantasía, terror, románticos y aventura.
The Scavenger by Nicholas Ahlhelm
You set the price! Words: 950. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014 by Metahuman Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Set in the near future, The Scavenger is a short, dark tale of a lone survivor in the wild wastelands of the future.
The Tunnel Dream by A.S. Morrison
Price: Free! Words: 21,180. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A man has a recurring dream where he is going through a tunnel. Every night it gets worse but he can't figure out its meaning. He hopes its innocent, but the world is a dangerous place, and it becomes more dangerous everyday.
The Yggdrasil Codex by Hugh B. Long
Price: Free! Words: 15,640. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General(3.00 from 1 review)
In this life there are a great many profound questions that have yet to be answered. In the short story The Yggdrasil Codex, two University researchers stumble upon an incredible secret encoded on ancient Scandinavian runestones. Their discovery leads them into the world of modern code-breakers and ultimately leads to a revelation with galactic consequences!
Chop Shop by Jon M. Jefferson
Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Based on a friend’s recommendation, Tony visited a chop shop over lunch. Even a minor change can have long range consequences.
The Secret Manuscript by Edward Mullen
Price: Free! Words: 65,420. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » General(1.00 from 1 review)
The Secret Manuscript is a riveting tale about a broken human spirit triumphing in the face of adversity, by any means necessary.
The Dirge: Series Pilot by Xavier P. Otter III
Series: The Dirge. Price: Free! Words: 21,950. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014 by Artisan Publishing Guild, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
More than any other time in their history the Dwarves need heroes, a crazy inventor and his family are the ones who step up to the challenge. Dr. Kilgen is a Dwarf on a mission. Since the dragons attacked his village he has spent every minute that he isn’t saving Dwarves at the hospital inventing steam powered machines of mass dragon destruction.
Damned Lies! by Dennis Liggio
Price: Free! Words: 92,170. Language: American English. Published: July 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Damned Lies is the true story of things that never happened. It is a fictional memoir of fantastic events. It is a chronicle of self-cloning, of adventure, of magic, of bare-fisted hobo boxing tournaments, of zombies, and more. It's a cautionary tale of just why cloning yourself is a really terrible idea.
Hellfire (short story) by Drew Avera
Price: Free! Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military(5.00 from 1 review)
Nate is a test pilot for the United States Army. Actually, he is the best damned test pilot period, even with the headaches. The United States is developing a new kind of piloted war machine with the help of Franklin Industries and they have secured some of the most high tech, abrasive equipment on the planet. Does it work? Read here to find out!
A Probationary Effect: Time's Tempest Lost Chapter 2 by M.J. Moores
Series: Time's Tempest: The Lost Chapters. Price: Free! Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Taya is finally released from her probationary status as a Contractor and can't wait to dig into a more challenging assignment. However, the covert nature of this particular work has her second-guessing her new boss's ethics and the validity of the contract. Will Taya be complicit in a crime and risk losing everything she's trained for?
Hostile Encounter by Mac Ewing
Price: Free! Words: 3,580. Language: American English. Published: July 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A routine flight of a lone interplanetary pilot turns deadly when his vessel is assaulted in the far reaches of space by an extraterrestrial predator. Without aid, and without a plan, he must face what mankind has never faced before. Short, yet thrilling, Hostile Encounter is perfect for any lover of classic Sci-Fi.
Matrioska by Fabio Lastrucci
Price: Free! Words: 6,450. Language: Italian. Published: July 18, 2014 by DunwichEdizioni. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » General
Un gioco di incastri e sovrapposizioni collega insieme una scrittrice bloccata da una tormenta, un magnate giapponese e una casalinga con il debole per la filosofia. Tra neve, silicio e arrosti alle prugne, una sola tra le varie identità farà luce su contenuti e contenitori di questa Matrioska.
When Places Call by Kaylim
Series: This Crazy Universe, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 19,710. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
One mistake cost Iguru his career, his pride and his very identity. Now an outlaw, he's after one thing: to reclaim it all, even if he has to change history itself. There's just one thing standing in his way: a beautiful blond who holds the keys to the past in his hands.
Johnny Winger and the Golden Horde by Philip Bosshardt
Series: Tales of the Quantum Corps, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 158,870. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Fourth episode in the Tales of the Quantum Corps. Colonel John Winger leads his troopers against a nanobotic swarm called Configuration Zero. Evidence suggests that earth life was seeded by Config Zero’s ancestor, an ancient species of bots traveling through interstellar space. Only the seeding didn’t work as planned. Man is an evolutionary mistake and the Old Ones are coming back to fix it.
Free-Wrench by Joseph R. Lallo
Series: Free-Wrench, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 62,290. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Beyond the islands of Caldera the world is a vicious place. A terrible calamity has poisoned the land. Those too ruthless or stubborn to die have crafted steam-powered mechanical wonders and taken to the sky. Yet somewhere in that wretched land there is a cure for a dire disease. With the eccentric crew of an airship called The Wind Breaker, Nita Graus means to find that cure, whatever the price.
God Magic by S. A. Sedam
Price: Free! Words: 54,720. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Travel(2.00 from 1 review)
A young professor builds a machine that gives him the powers of a God, only things get interesting when someone steals his power.